Student Competitions

H.S. Piano and Vocal Competition Winners Performed February 1st

Bellingham Piano and Voice Award Winners February 2017 (Left to right) Anya Grimm , Ry Dozier-Lerum, Amelia Lustick, Trevor Elliott Johnson, Tristan Wine, Aaron McInnis, William Zhang, Olanna Skrinnik. Each year, the BMC encourages young musicians who demonstrate talent, perseverance, and fine musicianship with four competitions for high school students. The first set of winners… Continue reading H.S. Piano and Vocal Competition Winners Performed February 1st

Student Competitions

BMC now accepting applications

Greetings on behalf of BMC Award Chair, Charli Daniels, and high school competitions coordinators: Joan Rae (piano), Evelyn Ames and Evelyn Wright (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… Continue reading BMC now accepting applications


“Fantasies and Dances” for Piano Four Hands

The Bellingham Music Club’s Dynamic Duos series continues with Drs. Milica Jelaca Jovanovic and Marija Ilic playing Dvorak, Brahms, Schubert, Schumann, Ligeti, Bolcom, and Fauré. Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 pm at First Congregational Church.  Piano Four Hands: The words carry us back to a more gracious time, when all food was organic and all… Continue reading “Fantasies and Dances” for Piano Four Hands


Enjoy “Broadway Takes on Politics”, a new musical satire for the election-weary!

Christopher Key’s review is in! Read it here! “Broadway Takes on Politics” is a new cabaret-style musical playing at the Firehouse Performing Arts Center, October 6 through 8. “This is election humor, just when we’ll need it most,” said Scott Henderson, the music director for the show,“ and nothing is funnier than singing and dancing… Continue reading Enjoy “Broadway Takes on Politics”, a new musical satire for the election-weary!


Celebrate the Whatcom Museum’s 75th anniversary year with a special cello concert performance by internationally-renowned English cellist Colin Carr, Monday, September 19, 7-9 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) in the Rotunda Room of Old City Hall,121 Prospect Street. The museum partners with the Bellingham Music Club and the Bellingham Festival of Music and as well as generous members of the community,… Continue reading

BMC · Concerts · Night Beat

Night Beat returns to Firehouse PAC!

Night Beat series returns to the Firehouse PAC in Fairhaven and offers an extraordinary lineup for BMC’s 101st season. 6 for $60 subscription includes: September 8, 7:30 – Rachel and Patrick ROULET piano/percussion. “Rags to Riches: the Golden Age of the Xylophone” presents works from Joplin and Gershwin to Confrey and Green. October 6, 7,… Continue reading Night Beat returns to Firehouse PAC!