NOW Society

Organization (ca)vancouver, BC, Canada Website
2 campaigns 28 contributions received $1,685 raised Member since August 2017

Tracing its roots for 40 years, the New Orchestra Workshop (NOW) Society has a rich and varied history of presenting stellar new works in engaging and unique concerts, offering inspiring and informative improvisation workshops, collaborating with world renowned artists, commissioning and premiering new compositions by Canadian and international composers and releasing celebrated recordings. NOW presents improvising ensembles drawn from the city’s premiere mature and emerging artists with instrumentation specific to each project. Deriving from contemporary new music, big band jazz and musique actuelle, NOW ensembles create community by linking improvisers from different disciplines with the shared goal of presenting innovative music. The NOW ensembles have performed in a multitude of venues and formats, from formal concert halls to DIY stages, from showcases to concerts and installations.

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Organization campaigns

This campaign (100% of funds) supports NOW Society Artists and contribute to protecting the NOW Society Archives.

$1,415 raised of $5k goal
2 Years running

Help us with 8EAST improvements and the Installation of a wheel chair accessible restroom!

$270 raised of $5k goal
72 Weeks running