upcoming events

September 26th, 2020, 7:00 pm

Music in the Courtyard, Firehall Arts Centre

Caroline Shaw - Ent'acte

Bradshaw Pack - Garlandia (commisioned by Microcosmos)

Peter Hannan - 4 4 4 (world première)

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Thursday May 23, 7:30pm

House concert - Sharman King residence, Marpole

23 seats available cancelled

Friday May 24, 7:30pm

The Amenities Room - Ocean and Lee's residence, Broadway/Granville

12 seats available

Friday May 31, 7:30

House concert - Alan Storey residence, Point Grey

SOLD OUT - wait list

Saturday June 1, 7:00pm

Clubhouse concert, West Vancouver Marina, Eagle Harbour

5 seats available

Ned Rorem - String Quartet No. 4

Béla Bartok - String Quartet No. 1

To reserve seats write to microcosmosquartet@gmail.com

indicating how many seats required and for which date. We will reply with location details etc.

NB For these concerts Hannah Addario-Berry will be replacing Becky Wenham. http://www.addarioberry.com


Thursday November 2, 7:30pm

House concert - Carter/Baker residence, Vancouver west side, near Dunbar/16th

Friday November 3, 7:30pm

House concert - Mascall/Macfarlane residence, West Vancouver

Saturday November 4, 7:30pm

House concert - The Blue House (Matthews residence), Mt. Pleasant, East Vancouver

Sunday November 5, 7:30pm

House concert - Gotfrit/Gruben residence, near Vancouver City Hall

5 seats available

György Ligeti - Quartet No. 1 ‘Metamorphoses

Nocturnes’ (1953-54)

Erwin Schulhoff - Five Pieces for String Quartet (1923)

Antonín Dvořák - Two Waltzes, Op. 54

NB For these concerts Hannah Addario-Berry will be replacing Becky Wenham. http://www.addarioberry.com

May 26, 2023, 4pm

Performance for children/families of 'Many Worlds' (see below for link)

May 31 - June 3, 2023, 8:30pm

'Many Worlds', for four dancers and string quartet, choreography by Rachel Meyer, music by James Maxwell.



August 20, 2023, 3pm, The Annex

The Kessler Academy 2023



August 10th, 2022, 6:30pm:

Pop-up concert in Mt. Pleasant Park, presented by Music on Main.


Stravinsky and Mozart

From April 25th, 2021:

Video recording of Peter Hannan's '4 4 4':


Our February 10th UBC Wednesday Noon Hour performance of music by Thomas Adès, with pianist Corey Hamm, can be viewed here:


March 2, 2021

Music on Main livestream


- Thomas Adès - 'Arcadiana'

- Franz Schubert - Quartet in d minor,  'Death and the Maiden'