Date Page Headline or subject matter
Monday, May 5, 1969 28 Dusty [Springfield]'s rapport overcomes problems
Friday, May 9, 1969 54 Val Pringle's big, big voice matches his stature
Saturday, May 10, 1969 50 Jaime Brockett: It's a two-way experience with singers like this
Monday, May 12, 1969 28 Guitar genius generates enthusiasm for Led Zeppelin
Thursday, May 15, 1969 58 Song recital that whets the appetite for more
Wednesday, May 21, 1969 28 Seeds a big happy family, and it shows in their music
Thursday, May 22, 1969 53 Applause well-deserved for program at church
Friday, May 23, 1969 54 On a clear day you can see weak plot, acting, music...
Friday, May 23, 1969 12 Aldergrove Pop Festival: A lot of good things did happen but...
Saturday, May 24, 1969 60 This effective folksinger deserves more listeners
Monday, May 26, 1969 20 A salute to folk dances of the East
Saturday, May 31, 1969 6 The new Ecstasy of Rita Joe
Tuesday, June 3, 1969 24 Ecstasy of Rita Joe - Frances in fine form, all set for Ottawa
Friday, June 6, 1969 36 VIFF: Happy gypsy movie cleverly produced
Saturday, June 7, 1969 50 VIFF: Cinematic choice youthful, diverse
Monday, June 9, 1969 22 VIFF: Church-sponsored films draw few
Monday, June 9, 1969 22 VIFF: Mysterious, mediocre and masterful films are on view
Tuesday, June 10, 1969 26 VIFF: A made-in-Canada comedy brightens Sunday show
Tuesday, June 10, 1969 26 VIFF: This major movie event deserves more support
Wednesday, June 11, 1969 12 VIFF: Cheers of 'More' for the Good Life
Friday, June 13, 1969 36 VIFF: The Boys and The Girls 'interesting'
Saturday, June 14, 1969 14 VIFF: Protesters take stage after film ban
Monday, June 16, 1969 26 Story-telling and war danced at Planetarium
Monday, June 16, 1969 26 VIFF: Good evening's viewing without Mile
Thursday, June 19, 1969 34 George Zukerman is the master of the bassoon
Friday, June 20, 1969 52 LP Review: Mother Tucker's Yellow Duck, Insect Trust
Tuesday, June 24, 1969 26 Campy old cowboys groove on good music
Thursday, June 26, 1969 26 Suspence, boredom mark 2-part electronic music
Friday, June 27, 1969 54/55 Lloyd Burritt - The planetarium's acid test
Friday, June 27, 1969 53 Record reviews: Gerhard/Pousseur
Friday, July 4, 1969 50 LP Reviews: Grateful Dead (Aoxomoxoa), Traffic, Merryweather
Monday, July 7, 1969 24 Over-percussive pianist wasn't roaring success
Tuesday, July 8, 1969 20 Pleasant singer caught in the self-pitying trap
Friday, July 11, 1969 50 LP Review: Mancini the Masterly (Warm Shade of Ivory)
Friday, July 11, 1969 30 Playboys have danceable rhythm - but that's all
Friday, July 11, 1969 30 Dance film presentations are somewhat repetitious
Saturday, July 12, 1969 44 Creedence revives simple 'gutsy' rock
Monday, July 14, 1969 23 Endgame: a tour de force in a trash can
Monday, July 14, 1969 22 Navy band stirs heart for life of old salt
Thursday, July 17, 1969 20 No accidents this time for Guitar Shorty
Friday, July 18, 1969 8 LP Reviews: Streetnoise, Linda Divine, Womb, Nonesuch
Friday, July 18, 1969 51 Pop Scene: Big names for Seattle
Saturday, July 19, 1969 48 James Brown hard at work
Monday, July 21, 1969 22 QET wrong setting for country boys
Tuesday, July 22, 1969 22 One-man comic band wasn't even funny
Wednesday, July 23, 1969 22 Frog and Princess keep Riverqueen quality high
Thursday, July 24, 1969 38 Superb Martino worth ring seat
Friday, July 25, 1969 50 LP Review: Don Kirshner Cuts "Hair" - A much boosted flop
Friday, July 25, 1969 30 Composer Huse had reason to celebrate
Friday, July 25, 1969 51 100,000 (at least) have blind faith
Saturday, July 26, 1969 46 Flying Burrito Brothers liven Seattle Festival
Monday, July 28, 1969 8 Old rock masters cool festival heat
Tuesday, July 29, 1969 22 Out of sight in Seattle (Vlad photo essay)
Friday, August 1, 1969 48 Phillip Werren: The composer - '69 style
Friday, August 1, 1969 24 Poetry and collage fade in bad light
Friday, August 1, 1969 49 Aldergroove put in the shade by Seattle
Monday, August 4, 1969 9 Arena's pop festival remnant was a sonic insult
Tuesday, August 5, 1969 22 Supremes manage to entertain fans despite acoustics
Thursday, August 7, 1969 41 Fancy rope trick just plain drag
Friday, August 8, 1969 35 Krakatoa east of er, west
Friday, August 8, 1969 35 Sincere singers score despite band's fumbles
Friday, August 8, 1969 55 LP Reviews: Johnny Cash, Children of Light; Rock book review
Monday, August 11, 1969 10 'Blue meanies' restrain enthusiasm for [Blind] Faith
Monday, August 11, 1969 10 Mean old critic leaves fun-loving teenyboppers
Tuesday, August 12, 1969 23 Sonny and Terry sing with devotion of soul
Thursday, August 14, 1969 43 Quoted in Vancouver Sun Ad for Sonny and Terry
Friday, August 15, 1969 49 Aum brings quality to new Colonial Hall
Friday, August 15, 1969 52 LP Reviews: CTA, Tommy by The Who, Steppenwolf
Friday, August 15, 1969 53 Pop Scene: Purple fading? (Deep Purple, pop festival hype)
Monday, August 18, 1969 31 Country and western sound shares scene
Thursday, August 21, 1969 48 On-again, off-again popfest on, again
Friday, August 22, 1969 54 LP review: Stockhausen Hymnen
Friday, August 22, 1969 55 Pop Scene: A feast of festivals
Saturday, August 23, 1969 58 Paradise Resort ideal location for pop festival
Monday, August 25, 1969 28 Van pop fest flops
Wednesday, August 27, 1969 27 Folksinger's philosophy embarrassingly nave
Friday, August 29, 1969 50 Harry Partch record review
Friday, August 29, 1969 49 LP Reviews: Lennon/Ono, Beach Boys, Harvard Lampoon
Friday, August 29, 1969 51 Pop Scene: A real bum trip
Friday, September 5, 1969 55 Pop Scene: Peace festival loses the war
Friday, September 12, 1969 54 The Doors: decline and fall of a pop group
Tuesday, September 16, 1969 19 Folk scene: The Minstrels were good - but?
Friday, September 26, 1969 33 Composer Bruce Mather has incredible touch
Friday, September 26, 1969 61 Book review: Hard look at rock
Friday, September 26, 1969 60 LP Review: It's a Beautiful Day
Thursday, October 9, 1969 57 Symphony concert clashes with recital and lecture
Friday, October 10, 1969 58 LP Reviews: Boston Symphony Players, Guess Who, Nilsson
Saturday, October 11, 1969 31 Symphony concert program calms critic's apprehension
Thursday, October 23, 1969 33 Michi North gives solo UBC recital
Friday, October 24, 1969 59 LP Review: Neil Chotem Plays the Songs of Gordon Lightfoot
Friday, October 31, 1969 58 LP Reviews: Leinsdorf Beethoven 9, Takemitsu
Friday, January 2, 1970 37 LP Reviews: Kirschner SQ/Berio Sinfonia
Friday, January 9, 1970 37 LP Review: Aaron Copland/William Kraft
Friday, January 16, 1970 40 LP Review: Gazzelloni
Friday, January 30, 1970 43 LP Review: Steve Reich
Friday, February 6, 1970 9 Book review: How to get a teenage boy ('Sick, depressing...')
Friday, May 22, 1970 52 LP Reviews: Terry Riley, American Metaphysical Circus
Friday, June 12, 1970 60 LP Reviews: Cat, Steppenwolf, Mashmakhan, Deep Purple
Friday, June 19, 1970 56 $elling revolution!; The Story of Rock (book review)
Friday, July 10, 1970 56 LP Review: Anthems in Eden
Friday, July 17, 1970 59 LP Review: Bruce Murdoch, (33? Revolutions Per Minute)
Friday, July 24, 1970 54 LP Review: The Who Live at Leeds (attrib. Brian McLeod)
Saturday, November 21, 1970 25 Streatfeild named acting conductor
Monday, January 11, 1971 19 Superb Eroica highlights VSO concert
Monday, February 22, 1971 29 Canadian League of Composers Victoria concert (2 articles)
Monday, August 21, 1972 27 Akiyama highlight for music campers
Friday, September 1, 1972 56 Interview: Harry Freedman - "Hacks doing all studio work
Friday, October 13, 1972 29 Schafer: Theatre becomes classroom for students
Friday, October 20, 1972 55 Interview: Schafer - "Noise winning battle"
Wednesday, August 15, 1973 30 Case for keeping the record clean
Monday, November 19, 1973 27 Guarneri SQ: Three progressive styles superbly played at SFU
Monday, November 19, 1973 27 Guitar concert dull despite its diversity
Wednesday, November 21, 1973 14 VSO: Symphony fans get works (Entremont)
Thursday, November 22, 1973 33 Early music rendered in living room setting
Friday, November 23, 1973 29 'Homogenous rendition' from UBC's Faculty Trio
Monday, December 3, 1973 31 [Vancouver] Philharmonic overcomes non-professional tag
Tuesday, December 4, 1973 29 Collegium Musicum - short, sweet
Thursday, December 13, 1973 21 VSO champagne concert flat instead of bubbly
Monday, December 17, 1973 33 Concert had good, bad points
Saturday, December 22, 1973 42 VSO: Pop concert a hit
Thursday, December 31, 1973 21 VSO champagne concert flat instead of bubbly
Thursday, January 17, 1974 10 In a church with spiritual J.S. Bach
Friday, January 18, 1974 30 Candlelight and cocktails missing at guitar concert
Monday, January 28, 1974 27 Bassoonists' lib?
Monday, February 4, 1974 10 VSO: Just a first-class effort that audiences expect
Monday, February 18, 1974 27 Chamber group improves quality
Monday, February 25, 1974 26 Recital: Hamm best in Brahms' cycle
Monday, February 25, 1974 26 A Horowitz of the recorder
Monday, March 4, 1974 11 Early music concert has touch of blandness
Saturday, March 9, 1974 55 Enthusiastic cast overcomes Gypsy Love's quaint script
Monday, March 11, 1974 33 Listening to tomorrow's piano geniuses today
Wednesday, March 13, 1974 13 Magazines for the ear are here (DNA)
Monday, March 18, 1974 29 Garrick Ohlsson: Piano plays villainous role
Monday, March 25, 1974 11 Musique Par Coeur: Some modern sounds explored by group
Wednesday, March 27, 1974 17 Rhenish Chamber Orch. - Strings were no match for soloists
Saturday, March 30, 1974 30 VSO: Musical madness Bach again (PDQ Bach)
Saturday, April 6, 1974 35 Bugs, bones and squeaks
Wednesday, April 10, 1974 31 FOCM: A friend evening all round (Orford Quartet)
Saturday, April 27, 1974 31 Certainly Lilit Gampel deserves congratulations
Monday, April 29, 1974 13 White Heather concert gets seal of approval
Wednesday, May 1, 1974 31 A night out - or a night off?
Saturday, May 4, 1974 68 Triumphant return
Monday, May 6, 1974 35 [Vancouver Brass] Quintet features old, new
Monday, May 13, 1974 29 Brel alive, and well done
Monday, May 13, 1974 29 Vancouver Philharmonic pulls off virtuoso performance
Wednesday, May 22, 1974 29 Youth orchestra's soloists superb
Thursday, May 30, 1974 38 Practise does pay off
Saturday, June 1, 1974 45 Vancouver choir finale suffers from acoustics
Monday, June 17, 1974 31 Good playing highlights young efforts
Monday, June 24, 1974 11 Classical guitars underwhelming
Monday, August 12, 1974 11 Poor advance promotion blamed for small audience
Monday, August 12, 1974 11 Light but pleasant fares on 2 planes
Monday, August 19, 1974 12 Orion Piano Trio superb
Monday, August 26, 1974 11 Double bass steals the show
Tuesday, September 3, 1974 29 Three premieres disappointing
Monday, September 16, 1974 29 Guitarist proved erratic
Monday, September 16, 1974 29 Yo-Yo Ma: Solo cellist a success
Monday, September 30, 1974 11 Purcell Strings Vibrant (with Zukerman)
Monday, October 7, 1974 27 VSO: On the whole, commendable (Schoenberg concert)
Monday, October 7, 1974 27 Duo [Geminiani] has masterful debut
Tuesday, October 15, 1974 36 VSO continues to uphold standards of excellence
Saturday, November 2, 1974 54 Choir program enjoyable
Tuesday, November 12, 1974 15 Kiev Opera: Concert aimed at ethnic audiences
Wednesday, November 13, 1974 23 Hey, check that gurgling noise!
Monday, November 18, 1974 15 Loussier Trio's Bach appeals at many levels
Monday, November 25, 1974 26 Getting there on time is half the yen
Thursday, November 28, 1974 31 Symphony benefit recital: Evening was a great success
Monday, December 2, 1974 11 Steven Staryk recital
Monday, December 2, 1974 11 VSO Pop: Audience fidgety at times
Thursday, December 12, 1974 27 Musically, things were much better
Friday, December 13, 1974 46 Seniors perform successfully
Monday, December 30, 1974 19 VSO: New Year's eve concert a success
Monday, January 6, 1975 11 International highs for VSO
Monday, January 27, 1975 11 Metropolitan Opera: Tenor wins audition
Sunday, February 2, 1975 11 Second-rate music fills the air
Saturday, February 8, 1975 26 Guitarist overcame handicaps
Wednesday, February 12, 1975 11 Foursome deserves full marks
Saturday, February 15, 1975 48 Black Angels takeoff radical
Monday, February 17, 1975 23 Altogether a rather grim affair
Monday, February 24, 1975 23 Talkative pianist drags out concert
Wednesday, February 26, 1975 30 FOCM: Drek spoils Juilliard perfection
Monday, March 10, 1975 11 Young string players impress
Monday, March 17, 1975 23 VSO: Mozart, Bruckner pieces yield unspectacular close
Saturday, March 22, 1975 55 Early Handel work heard
Monday, March 24, 1975 21 Program brief, interesting
Monday, April 7, 1975 11 Free Air Ensemble perfect for lunch crowd
Monday, April 14, 1975 11 Orchestra may be amateur, but programs professionalF
Wednesday, April 16, 1975 31 Composition ambitious, effective
Saturday, April 26, 1975 26 White Heather: No 'stuff' but audience 'high'
Monday, April 28, 1975 10 Victoria soloist a standout
Monday, April 28, 1975 10 VCC concert improved
Saturday, May 3, 1975 49 Notes lost in crowd
Monday, May 5, 1975 11 Four works for viola
Saturday, May 10, 1975 52 Acoustics plague festival of choirs
Monday, May 12, 1975 10 Early music played superbly
Saturday, May 24, 1975 10 Brahms comes to the fore
Saturday, May 31, 1975 50 Choir ends series honestly
Monday, June 16, 1975 11 Avant-garde assault by group
Friday, September 5, 1975 35 Armstrong play features variety of jazz sounds
Tuesday, September 23, 1975 21 Contemporary music lives again
Monday, October 6, 1975 10 First show a masterpiece
Tuesday, October 14, 1975 35 Unabashed portrait of Strauss stormy
Tuesday, October 14, 1975 35 [Julian] Bream a delight
Monday, October 20, 1975 10 Masterpiece series big smash
Monday, November 3, 1975 23 Henry's right royal yawn
Monday, November 3, 1975 23 Pops above criticism - almost
Tuesday, November 4, 1975 10 Organ music in Cathedral good - and loud
Saturday, November 8, 1975 27 Concert was great, butt, but
Monday, November 17, 1975 19 Popularity of concerts growing
Monday, November 25, 1975 9 VSO: Akiyama a surprise turn at VSO Mahler concert
Saturday, December 6, 1975 31 Davies' return adds to city choral event
Monday, December 8, 1975 33 Small audience a surprise
Thursday, December 11, 1975 57 Flubs mar program
Monday, December 15, 1975 9 VSO: A modern but virtuoso work (Bennett concerto)
Monday, January 5, 1976 8 Brahms' Second times four equals a bore
Monday, January 26, 1976 23 Met Opera Auditions: Three Singers Selected
Monday, January 26, 1976 23 Soloists meet expectations
Monday, February 2, 1976 21 Intense commitment - loud, too
Tuesday, February 3, 1976 33 Thankfully, some relief
Saturday, February 7, 1976 48 Display of steely-cold virtuosity - Roberts Silverman (3 star?)
Tuesday, February 10, 1976 25 Fiedler returns for pop concert series
Saturday, March 13, 1976 51 Grappelli jazz close to perfect
Monday, March 15, 1976 33 Musical performers were no Polish joke
Monday, March 22, 1976 27 Concert not much to harp on
Monday, March 29, 1976 33 Violinist lives up to his billing
Wednesday, March 31, 1976 27 FOCM: Quartet ends season
Monday, April 5, 1976 31 Anievas: Like Knievel doing his daredevil stuff
Monday, April 5, 1976 31 Crowd cold to Carlos Montoya
Monday, April 19, 1976   Schubert's octet needed that touch (4 star?)
Monday, April 26, 1976 23 Accent on quantity in Early Music bill
Monday, May 3, 1976 35 Was it brought to us by Sunbeam?
Monday, May 10, 1976 21 Heavenly music brought relief from temperature (3 star?)
Friday, June 11, 1976 21 Grand start for new music school
(Date unknown)   Schoenberg LP reviews