— Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Over 22,000 high-quality professional Concerts in Care have brought the rich experience of performance arts to people in residential care.
News & Information
Russell Smith, a long-time director and supporter of Health Arts Society (BC), died recently at his home on Bowen Island. We remain ever grateful for his significant and generous contributions to our work, and of course for his humour and friendship over the years.
Concerts in Care at Alberta Hospital
Alberta Health Services video feature, highlighting a new Concerts in Care partnership with Alberta Hospital
Bruce Munro Wright
awarded Order of BC
Congratulations to Bruce Munro Wright, awarded the Order of BC this week! Bruce is President of the Board of Directors of Health Arts Society of BC, as well as a board member of several of our Health Arts Societies across Canada. Well done Bruce!
Founded by David Lemon, M.S.M., in 2006 in Vancouver, the Concerts in Care programme acts as a conduit between the performance community and elder audiences in long-term care homes, assisted living, adult day centres, psychiatric and palliative care, and retirement communities. The programme now serves audiences in all ten provinces with a variety of live concert experiences and online content.