EMSI uses the Box Office of the Royal and McPherson Theatres Society to accept donations and administer the sales of concert tickets (single or subscription) and memberships.
Visit them at:

McPherson Box Office (RMTS)
10:00am to 5:00pm, Monday through Saturday
mail   #3 Centennial Square, Victoria BC V8W 1P5
phone    250- 386-6121 / Toll free 1-888-717-6121
fax    250-361-0805

The Support EMSI and Members pages contain information on donations and becoming a part of the EMSI circle.
Use one convenient order form for single tickets, subscriptions, memberships, and donations. Your contact / donor information remains confidential. Download the order form.
Tax receipts for donations over $10 issued quarterly by EMSI.

Ticket Pricing

SINGLE TICKETS

Main Series Regular  $30 Senior/Student $25 Member     $23
Special Concerts Regular  $40 Senior/Student $35 Member     $30

Your single ticket price includes an RMTS Box Office fee of $3.50

SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS

Main Series Regular  $26 Senior/Student $22 Member     $20
Special Concerts Regular  $33 Senior/Student $30 Member     $27

Your subscription ticket price includes an RMTS Box Office fee of $1.50

  • Student rush tickets at door with student ID
    $8 Main Series $10 Special Concerts
  • One youth (under 18) admitted free per regular ticket holder
    (Main series concerts only, space permitting)
  • Discounts for groups of 10 or more; email EMSI to arrange

EMSI Membership

Annual membership

Regular $30 Senior $20 Student $10 Family $50 (2 adults)

(Memberships not eligible for tax receipts)

Alternate Ticket Outlets

Tickets may be purchased at:

  • Ivy’s Bookshop 2188 Oak Bay Ave.     
  • Munro’s Books 1108 Government St.
  • Long & McQuade 756 Hillside Ave.
  • the door 1 hour 45 minutes before concert start
    (for that performance only)

How to Purchase Tickets and Memberships

There are several methods for concert ticket/membership purchase; most incur NO service charge (s/c):

  • in person at a concert on performance night (single tickets only, cash or cheq, no s/c)
  • at our alternate retail partners above (single tickets only, cash or cheq, no s/c, 3 weeks in advance)
  • in person at RMTS Box Office #3 Centennial Sq. Victoria BC (cash/cheq/cred card, no s/c)
  • by mailing an order form to RMTS Box Office #3 Centennial Sq. Victoria BC V8W 1P5 (cheq/cred card, no s/c)
  • by phone to RMTS Box Office 250-386-6121 /toll-free 1-888-717-6121  (cred card, $2.00/ticket s/c)
  • by faxing an order form  to RMTS Box Office at 250-361-0805  (no s/c)
  • online at McPherson (RMTS) Box Office website (single tickets only, cred card, $3/order s/c)
  • email subscription requests emsi.subsciptions@earlymusicsocietyoftheislands.ca

Single ticket/subscription orders are available for pickup at RMTS prior to 3:00 pm on day of the concert, and at the door before the concert.
Service charge of $3.00 for mail-out option of single ticket orders (no charge for subscribers/members). Allow 2 weeks for delivery.