Enter to Win a Musical Prize from the Vancouver Jazz Festival, Douglas Hotel at Parq, and the JUNO Awards

Music in Vancouver

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It’s a musical year in Vancouver! The Vancouver Opera, Chutzpah!, the Talking Stick Festival, and the JUNO Awards are all coming up quick this season with new sounds to lift you into a songwriter’s bliss, take in long notes of melancholia, dance you into heart-pounding percussion, and carry you through the human experience in a way that only music can – and they’re doing it all live and in-person in venues across the city. The music continues all year with the Vancouver Jazz Festival and much more from spring to summer and into fall and winter.

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Enter to Win a Musical Prize from the Vancouver Jazz Festival, Douglas Hotel at Parq, and the JUNO Awards

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennet Coming to Vancouver: Tickets on sale now

Promotional photo from Wikipedia

Promotional photo from Wikipedia

Two of the biggest music stars on the planet – whose ages happen to differ by more than 60 years – are all set to go cheek-to-cheek in Vancouver.

Tony Bennet and Lady Gaga will be rolling into Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre May 25 and May 26 as part of their much talked-about Cheek to Cheek concert tour. ย Tickets (from $94-$275) are on sale now via Northern Tickets.

The special performances will highlight tracks from the pair’s Billboard-topping album Cheek to Cheek, released back in September. The album features 88-year-old Bennet and 28-year-old Lady Gaga crooning away to jazz standards. ย The unlikely chemistry between the two artists comes through in classic duets including title track Cheek to Cheek, But Beautiful and I Won’t Dance. ย Each artist also has a solo number on the album.

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Lady Gaga and Tony Bennet Coming to Vancouver: Tickets on sale now