The Paul Cram Creation Award

The Upstream Music Association is honoured to announce the Paul Cram Creation Award.

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Halifax Jazz Festival: Open Company

Art Bar: 1873 Granville St. Halifax, NS
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:00pm to Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Free
Upstream Music Association and the Halifax Jazz Festival present Open Company at the Art Bar 1873 Granville Street in Halifax, NS from 11 pm - 2 am July 11, 12, 13 and 14 . Hosted by guitarist Geordie Haley and bassist Lukas Pearse. Come for the curated set of excellent improvisors...

RECAP: New Directions - UP!

New Directions - UP!
June 17, 2018 at the Halifax Music Co-op

Thank you to all that came to New Directions - UP!
Special thanks to our musicians!
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Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Council, Arts Nova Scotia, NSCCH, HALIFAX, Etc. Press, Craig Foundation and Lyle Tilley Davidson.

Upstream's Open Company

Various
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (Time TBA) to Sunday, July 15, 2018 (Time TBA)
TBA

Upstream Ensemble - New Directions - UP!

Halifax Music Coop - 2164 Barrington St.
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Adult $25, Senior $20, Student $15. $5.00 Discount for Upstream and HMC members
The Upstream Ensemble in concert featuring newly commissioned works by Geordie Haley, Jeff Reilly, Andrew Jackson and James Shaw. These compositions will be premiered alongside selections from our repertoire honouring Upstream’s co-founder Paul Cram.  Purchase advance tickets at Ticket Halifax...

RECAP: Quasar Quartet and the Upstream Saxophone Ensemble

 

What an amazing performance by the Quasar Quartet from Montreal and the Upstream Saxophone Ensemble!  Thank you to the amazing performers and to everyone who came out to enjoy this one of a kind experience.

Paul Cram died peacefully March 20, 2018

Paul Cram was one of the founding members of Upstream Music Association, and after a period of co-directorship with  the other founders, became the Artistic Director in 1992, serving until 2015, stepping down to focus on his health. Paul Cram died peacefully on March 20th 2018 in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia.

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