Welcome to Upstream Music!

For over 28 years, the Upstream Music Association has been creating pan-genre orchestral nujazz, beyond classical, cyber world, experimental music improvisation, composition & conduction ensembles, concert series, festivals, recordings, workshops and symposia in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Upstream's Open Company

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (Time TBA) to Sunday, July 15, 2018 (Time TBA)

Upstream Ensemble - New Directions - UP!

Halifax Music Coop - 2164 Barrington St.
Adult $25, Senior $20, Student $15. $5.00 Discount for Upstream and HMC members
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

The Upstream Ensemble in concert featuring newly commissioned works by Geordie Haley, Jeff Rielly, Andrew Jackson and Don MacLennan. These  compositions will be premiered alongside selections from our repertoire honouring Upstream’s co-founder Paul Cram. 

Purchase advance tickets at Ticket Halifax

Tickets also available at the door.

Call 902-452-3461 to reserve, Email: info@upstreammusic.com

Thank you to our sponsors: Canada Council, Arts Nova Scotia, NSCCH, HALIFAX, Etc. Press, Craig Foundation and Lyle Tilley Davidson.

RECAP: Quasar Quartet and the Upstream Saxophone Ensemble


What an amazing performance by the Quasar Quartet from Montreal and the Upstream Saxophone Ensemble!  Thank you to the amazing performers and to everyone who came out to enjoy this one of a kind experience.