Sun Feb 17
Kids Take Over UBC
Family Day Weekend Events
Kids Takeover UBC is a full day festival celebrating children and the arts.
10:00 am Fairytale characters, stage tours and dress up, Old Auditorium
11:00 am Instrument Petting Zoo: Session 1. Start in Barnett Hall, Music Building
12:45 pm Concert with the Thunderbird Brass Quintet. Barnett Hall, Music Building
1:30 pm Instrument Petting Zoo: Session 2. Start in Barnett Hall, Music Building
Family Pass $40
For full schedule and pass purchase go to www.utown.ubc.ca/kidsrunubc
Petting Zoo presented in partnership with Tom Lee Music.
Invited guest Anne Danielsen leads a workshop on micro-rhythmic analysis and groove with UBC School of Music graduate students.
Materials for the workshop:
Reading material: Danielsen, Anne. 2012. The Sound of Crossover: Micro-rhythm and Sonic Pleasure in Michael Jackson's “Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough”. Popular Music and Society, 35(2), 151–168
Praat (music analysis software): http://www.fon.hum.uva.nl/praat/
Students: please bring a computer and a short sound file (2-3 bars) of a rhythm/groove to analyse.
Open to UBC Students and Faculty only.