Upstream's 2018-2019 Season Launch!

Art Bar +Projects, 1873 Granville Street, Halifax
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Mark Your Calendar: Upstream's 2018-2019 Season Launch! Come find out in advance what we have in store for the next 12 months!  WHEN: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 WHERE: Art Bar +Projects, 1873 Granville Street, Halifax COST: FREE! Light refreshments and performances will be...

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
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...

Upstream's Open Company

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

The Quasar Quartet from Montreal teams up with the Upstream Saxophone Ensemble

Halifax Music Co-op, 2164, Barrington Street, Halifax
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Adult, $25, Senior $20, Student $15 and Upstream members benefit of a $5 discount
  Quasar Saxophone Quartet (Montreal) Marie-Chantal Leclair : Artistic Director, Soprano saxophone Fascinated by the music of our times, the Quasar saxophone quartet is dedicated to the creation and promotion of contemporary music. The group's ventures include instrumental music...

Open Waters Festival '18

Dalhousie Arts Centre, The Marquee Club, King's College, Halifax Central Library
Friday, January 5, 2018 - 7:30pm to Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 11:00pm
Festival Passes $60, Adults $25, Seniors $20, Students $15. Afternoons and late night $10
Never the same river twice… Open Waters Festival celebrates the flow of new and surprising music. While water brings life, music enlivens life, especially live music. Rivers of improvisation run through many traditions, and we celebrate where these meet at Open Waters Festival of new and improvised...

Upstream Ensemble - New Directions

Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts
Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
$25 Adults, $20 Seniors, $15 Students
  Tickets Adult $25.00 CADSenior $20.00 CADStudent $15.00 CADUpstream member Adult $20.00 CADUpstream member Senior $15.00 CADUpstream member Student $10.00 CAD New Directions! New Music! New Compositions! The flagship group of Upstream,...

Upstream Season Launch

1313 Hollis St. Halifax, NS
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
$15.00 $20.00 includes annual membership
  Tickets Admission + Membership $20.00 CADGeneral admission $15.00 CAD Please join us in unveiling Upstream Music Association's 2017 - 18 season. Visiting composers, new ensembles, and highlights of the upcoming Open Waters Festival...

Instruments of Happiness With Upstream Guitar Ensemble

Maritime Conservatory for Performing Arts - 6199 Chebucto Road, Halifax
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
$25 for Adults, $20 for Seniors, $15 for Students
Instruments of Happiness – who we are, why we do it, what we’ve done I have played guitar for 46 years, electric guitar for 41 years. My interest in the instrument really began on February 9th, 1964, when The Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan show for the first time.  The guitar (and the...

Open Waters Festival 2017

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:30pm to Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 11:00pm
10$ to 25$ at Dal Box Office Festival passes $60 and $55 on Paypal
  Festival Passes Adult $60.00 CADSen./Stu./Members $55.00 CAD Open Waters Festival (OWF) 2017 Two Halifax locations, 16 extraordinary events. At the Sir James Dunn Theatre, Dalhousie Arts Centre and The Company House. The Open...