About Calgary Year of Music
2016 is the Year of Music in Calgary
With so much happening in Calgary’s music scene, it's easy to see why 2016 has been dubbed the Year of Music!
Here are a few reasons why 2016 will be such a remarkable year for music in our city:
45th annual JUNO Awards
Opening of Studio Bell, Home of the National Music Centre
The new DJD Dance Centre
The new Bella Concert Hall
60th anniversary of the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
10th anniversary of Sled Island
30th anniversary of High Performance Rodeo
50th anniversary of Alberta Ballet
Over 150 other festivals
Message from the Mayor...
There are so many amazing music-related events scheduled in
2016 that it became clear we needed take the full year to
celebrate. This year, Calgarians will experience music in every
corner of Calgary.
Read the Proclamation