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Oct 14

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Download our 2014 Annual Report!

The 2014 Annual Report contains an important message from our leadership, a summary of our programs, partners and funding and more! Download the 2014 Annual Report now!  

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Oct 14

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BC Supports Music Education! A Concert In Honor of Senator Tommy Banks

Please join us Wednesday, October 22nd for an incredible night of BC artists playing blues, jazz, roots and rock, all in support of BC music education programs. The night will also be in honor of our special guest, Canadian music legend Senator Tommy Banks. Wednesday, 22 October 2014 from 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM (EDT) […]

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Sep 14

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Upcoming: Annual General Meeting featuring keynote by Senator Tommy Banks!

Access to Music Foundation invites you to attend our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 starting promptly at 6:00 pm, taking place at CBC Studio 700 (700 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, B.C.). We are pleased to welcome a very special guest, The Honourable Senator Tommy Banks who will be speaking on the importance of […]

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Apr 14

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Help save music programs for Vancouver’s kids

The Vancouver School Board’s recent budget proposal including either a fee raise or total elimination of the Band and Strings Program, has compelled Access to Music Foundation President and CEO Elka Yarlowe to put out a call to action. She’s written an open letter to the city’s school board engaging Vancouverites to ...

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Feb 14

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$2000 Donation from Best Buy

Access to Music received a $2000 donation from Best Buy and Shaun Verreault of Wide Mouth Mason stopped by lead a free Gibson guitar clinic.

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Feb 14

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New Songwriting Program Launched: QSONG

Access to Music, QMUNITY, and Queer Arts Festival are pleased to launch QSONG, a series of songwriting workshops for LGBTQ youth. Sessions begin February 26th through August 2. https://www.facebook.com/groups/379343392208410/

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Feb 14

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A2M Sponsored Instrument Repair Clinic

Access to Music sponsored an instrument repair clinic lead by master instrument technician, Malcolm Sings. The clinic was part of Crescendo – a Pro D day for music specialists and generalists from the Vancouver and Burnaby school districts.

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Jan 14

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New Instruments for Surrey School District 36

Surrey School District 36 band students received new trombones and baritone saxophones to replace old unplayable instruments. Thanks to funding from TELUS and assistance from Tapestry Music, Surrey music students will be able to learn effectively and have great fun playing for years to come!

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Dec 13

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A2M and Million Dollar Round Table present $6000 to GVYMA

Greater Vancouver Youth Music Academy, the fastest growing regional youth wind, brass and percussion ensemble in the Lower Mainland, received over $6,000 in funding thanks to the Million Dollar Roundtable (MDRT), a trade association of insurance brokers and financial advisors and Access to Music. Rob Gawthrop, insurance broker and ...

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  • Notice of Annual General Meeting & Reception

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Sep 13

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Notice of Annual General Meeting & Reception

THANK YOU!!! BECAUSE OF YOUR SUPPORT WE’RE HAVING ANOTHER GREAT YEAR!  We’ve got a new name, a new look, and lots of wonderful news to share.  Please join us for Music BC Charitable Foundation’s Annual General Meeting:  Monday, September 23, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. Pyatt Hall, VSO School of Music – 843 Seymour Street, ...

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