The BMC recently held auditions for high school competitions, and is pleased to announce the 2016 winners for: High School Voice Awards in honor of Jack & Ginny Frymire …..First Place: Lucy Evans …..Second Place: Tristan Wine …..Third Place: Katie Pringle …..Additional prizes go to Molly Holtorf and Kathryn Oettel High School Piano Awards in… Continue reading Winners of BMC voice and piano competitions in concert
The BMC wishes you Peace, Joy and Hope – along with Music! – for this Holiday Season and the New Year! Free Wednesday Morning Concerts return on February 3, 2016, when we hear the winners of the BMC piano and voice competitions. In the meanwhile, pianist Cole Anderson, a multiple-time BMC piano competition winner, is… Continue reading Season’s Greetings
UPDATE: Hear and see Jeremy and Michael play Rebecca Clarke’s Morpheus on YouTube. This was taped in King-FM studios just a few days before our Night Beat. Absolutely stunning collaboration between top notch musicians! Berry and Refvem were the guests on Classical King-FM 98.1 NW Focus Live with Sean MacLean, Friday Nov 27. Click here… Continue reading Mark the dates!
Greetings on behalf of the BMC high school competitions coordinators: Joan Rae (piano), Gail Haines (voice), Mark Schlichting (strings), and Sherrie Kahn (other instruments). Please click on “Student Competitions” tab for general information and audition dates, and “Audition Material” for guidelines and application forms. We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at the… Continue reading BMC now accepting applications
UPDATE: Thank you for coming to BHS for an incredible gathering of homegrown talent! This was a concert of sublime music, and just a sample of what BMC Award Alumni do on a daily basis. Read Jesse Nichols’ article in The Western Front celebrating the BMC. Come and join us in September for more exceptional… Continue reading Bellingham’s concert of the century!
April brings award winning students from Western Washington University to the BMC stage! BMC VIRGINIA GLOVER Award Winners David Hoogkamer, alto sax, Hannah LaGassey, viola, and Nathaniel Voth, baritone, along with Yuliya Varavina, soprano, and Jeanette Ojala, piano, come together in concert for a Night Beat filled with emotion and artistry, Thursday, April 9, 7:30… Continue reading Western Treasures