CBC Musical Nooners Summer 2015by
Free lunchtime concerts have returned to the CBC Plaza on Hamilton Street, between Georgia and Robson, in Downtown Vancouver. CBC Musical Nooners take place every weekday from 12:00pm to 1:00pm through to August 21st, offering up free entertainment for your lunch break.
Remaining July Shows
Thursday, July 23, 2015: Black Umfolosi (a co-presentation with the Mission Folk Festival)
Traditional a cappella vocal group from Zimbabwe who have thrilled audiences around the world for over 30 years.
Friday, July 24, 2015: Volosi (a co-presentation with the Mission Folk Festival)
From Poland, with love, this 5-piece string ensemble blends the sophistication of classical performance with the visceral power of traditional music from the Carpathian Mountains.
Monday, July 27, 2015: Shred Kelly
CBC Music listed Shred Kelly’s release, “Sing To The Night” as one of the most anticipated Albums of 2015. Come see this “stoke-folk” quintet from Fernie, BC.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015: Keith Bennett & David Sinclair
These two veterans of the music scene make a winning duo of harmonica and guitar playing a great mix of blues, gypsy jazz and pop.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015: Robyn & Ryleigh
Sisters from Langley whose music is the sound of country today.
Thursday, July 30, 2015: Murray Porter
Murray Porter’s blues-fuelled songs and piano playing will leave you dazzled.
Friday, July 31, 2015: Tanga
Tanga’s take on the sound of Cuba will make your feet move, your hips sway and paste a big smile on your face.
The schedule for August is yet to be released but it will appear at this CBC link. Follow @CBCVancouver on Twitter for more information.