MusicFest Vancouver 2010

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

MusicFest Vancouver (formerly known as Festival Vancouver) presents ten days of jazz, contemporary, world, choral and classical music performances.

One of the first events on the docket is Celebracion! happening August 6th at the Orpheum.

Celebracion! is an amazing gathering of Latin jazz performers from the USA, Argentina, Cuba and Canada. Headlining the show is a Grammy winner, the legendary jazz leader and conguero Poncho Sanchez with his Latin Jazz Band from Los Angeles.

Also on the bill is a returning Vancouver favourite, the Adrian Iaies Trio from Buenos Aires. Plus two dynamic Latin jazz ensembles, Orquesta Goma Dura and Zapato Negro.

I’m doing a quick 24-hour contest to give away tickets to Celebracion!. Here’s how you can enter to win tickets:

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  • RT to enter to win @mfestvan Latin Jazz showcase tix from @Miss604 http://ow.ly/2l2H2

    I will draw one winner (who will get a pair of tickets to Friday’s event) tomorrow morning at 9:00.

    Tickets for all MusicFest performances are available online or by phone. The 10th annual MusicFest runs August 6th until the 15th.

    Update The winner is Oana – have fun at the concert!

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    13 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

    1. SanazWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 11:20am PST

      Would love to attend this event:)

    2. OanaWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 11:24am PST

      Ooh this sounds awesome!

    3. KarenWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 11:38am PST

      This would be really fun and I would love to win!

    4. Cameron WWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 11:41am PST

      This sounds like a great event. Thanks for all the fun contests. 🙂

    5. AndyWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 11:54am PST

      That sure sounds nice.

    6. Harold BWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 12:13pm PST

      Love the sound of this!

    7. TracyWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 1:43pm PST

      Sounds like a fun time!

    8. TeresaWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 5:39pm PST

      Sweet!

    9. MimiWednesday, August 4th, 2010 — 10:47pm PST

      Sounds like a lot of fun! 🙂

    10. John GilmourThursday, August 5th, 2010 — 11:24am PST

      Would love to take my wife to one of these concerts.

    11. StashThursday, August 5th, 2010 — 11:32am PST

      There’s nothing like Latin Jazz! Would love to see this!

    12. mikeThursday, August 5th, 2010 — 11:49am PST

      id like to see this!!

    13. JenMonday, August 9th, 2010 — 9:33pm PST

      Sounds like a great show, thanks for the info!

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