Welcome to Upstream Music!

For over 29 years, the Upstream Music Association has been creating pan-genre orchestral nujazz, beyond classical, cyber world, experimental music improvisation, composition & conduction ensembles, concert series, festivals, recordings, workshops and symposia in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Alan Syliboy and The Thundermakers in concert with the Upstream Ensemble

Halifax’s new music and improvisation group the Upstream Ensemble will join the musically and artistically expansive Mi’Kmaw group Alan Syliboy and the Thundermakers for an unforgettable collaboration June 23rd at Halifax’s Marquee Club.   

Spotlight on Tom Donovan

Tom Donovan has been serving as an Upstream Board member for five years. Prior to his involvement with Upstream, Tom had a long history of supporting the arts, commencing when he went to law school in 1975.

Photo Album: Concert with Michael Formanek

Concert with Michael Formanek, Geordie Haley and Andrew Miller in partnership with the Halifax Jazz Festival.