Monthly Archives: January 2019

Win a Trip for 2 to Haida Gwaii

Date: January 12, 2019

Don’t miss out on an amazing opportunity to explore Haida Gwaii – a remote archipelago steeped in culture, history and epic adventures!

Elektra’s winter raffle allows you to enter for your chance to win a 2 nights stay at the Alaska View Lodge, generously donated by board president Paul Knickerbocker, with round-trip flights from Vancouver to Masset courtesy of Pacific Coastal Airlines. Prize valued at approximately $2,200.

All proceeds will go towards helping Elektra fulfill our mandate “to inspire Read More

Cultural Conversation: Past Life Melodies

Date: January 9, 2019

Join us January 31 for a Cultural Conversation: Past Life Melodies

Elektra invites indigenous and non-indigenous musicians, composers, educators, and music presenters to a presentation and discussion on the evening of Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Vancouver. We hope this small gathering will build networks and open fruitful conversation around respectful, informed, and inclusive cross-cultural collaboration in our community. The evening opens with a presentation by ethnomusicologist, Dr. Jeanette Gallant (D.Phil. Oxford), on indigenous borrowings in Australian composer Sarah Read More