Life in Balance

Gryphon x VMO

Music is the chosen art form to uplift and inspire audiences, creating emotional connections and transporting them to new heights of beauty and creativity.

In Gryphon Development and Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra, we believe that art has the power to enhance lives, promoting a sense of inner peace and harmony. This state of balance and relaxation provides mental, emotional, and physical well-being, making a meaningful contribution to individual and community growth.

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May 3, 2023

The 'Life in Balance' concert at the Vancouver Art Gallery explores the theme of East meets West collaboration. Be among the first to experience the live performance of ‘Life in Balance’, the theme song for Gryphon’s latest development. Join us to immerse in the world of art and music.


Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby St,
Vancouver, BC


7:30 PM

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May 19, 2023

An unforgettable evening of music and harmony at the VMO 20th Season Finale Concert, Life in Balance, featuring world-renowned conductor Ken Hsieh and talented soloist Jasmine Choi.


Chan Shun Concert Hall @ UBC
6265 Crescent Rd,
Vancouver, BC


7:30 PM

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Featuring Artist

Metropolitan Orchestra


Founded in 2003, the Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra is a world-class ensemble that has captivated audiences with its exceptional performances and commitment to artistic excellence. Led by founder and conductor Ken Hsieh, the Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra brings together some of the most talented musicians in Canada to create a rich and emotive sound that celebrates the beauty and complexity of classical music.

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Ken Hsieh

Founder of the Vancouver
Metropolitan Orchestra (VMO)

Ken is a vibrant and dynamic ensemble that has captured the hearts of music lovers across Canada and beyond. A passionate and dedicated musician, Ken has made it his life's work to inspire and uplift audiences through the transformative power of music.

With a deep reverence for the beauty and intricacy of classical music, Hsieh has built the Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra into an ensemble that brings together some of the finest musicians in the country, creating a sound that is both rich in emotion and technically superb.

Past Events

Inspiring community engagement through showcasing and facilitating local artistic talent.




Life in Balance

Gryphon x VMO

May 3, 2020

Art of Wonder

05 Tea

September 7th - November 7th, 2020

Version Infinity

Prototype Exhibition

March 2020

Above the Trees

Brent Comber

July 19th - October 16th, 2019

Every Art Original

Fiona Tang and Caitlin Reid

June - September, 2018

Urban Landscapes

Andrew McDermott and Jeff Wilson

January - April, 2018

North Van Arts

North Vancouver Art Rental Program

September, 2017 - January, 2018

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