Voices from Gold Mountain

Recipient
VANCOUVER YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (VYSO)
Dates
July 2010 - July 2011
Location
Vancouver, BC
Project Details

The Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra's (VYSO) project, entitled Voices from Gold Mountain, involves creating an orchestral work which will commemorate the impact of the Chinese Head Tax and other immigration restrictions experienced by the Chinese?Canadian community. British Columbia's foremost youth orchestra, VYSO's Senior Division (80 piece), will premiere the work and record it on CD and on video. One thousand copies will be made available for distribution to Chinese?Canadian community organizations; settlement services agencies and public libraries.


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