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Concert at the Belkin: UBC Contemporary Players

Sara Siestreem   aretha franklin (1942-2018) reigns supreme,  2018 Courtesy of the artist.

Sara Siestreem
aretha franklin (1942-2018) reigns supreme, 2018
Courtesy of the artist.

Wed Apr 3
Concert at the Belkin: Hexsa’a̱m
UBC Contemporary Players
Led by Paolo Bortolussi, this graduate and undergraduate student ensemble will animate the Gallery for an afternoon program inspired by the exhibition Hexsa’a̱m: To Be Here Always. The program will feature an original composition by Leslie Opatril who worked closely with artists Marianne Nicolson and Althea Thauberger. Opatril is a Master’s student at the UBC School of Music working under the supervision of Dorothy Chang.
2:00 pm, Belkin Art Gallery
FREE

More information about the exhibit at belkin.ubc.ca.

Program:
Vivian Fung Rhapsody for Trumpet and Piano (1995)
Spencer Service, Trumpet; Peter Krejcar, Piano
Nicholas D. Falcone Mazurka for Unaccompanied Baritone (1950)
Claire Patience, Euphonium
Dorothy Chang Bagatelles (2016) — I. the palest of blues, III. elixir, IV. still waters
Kelly Li, flute/alto flute; Lyla Lee, cello; Peter Krejcar, piano
Ramsey Sadaka 파도(Pado) (2019)
Melody Chen, violin; Carlos Savall, bass clarinet; Devon Atkinson, trombone
Jesse Guo, percussion; Ramsey Sadaka, conductor
Michael Ducharme Transformations (2019)
  Melody Chen, violin; Carlos Savall, bass clarinet; Devon Atkinson, trombone
Jesse Guo, percussion; Paolo Bortolussi, conductor
Dorothy Chang dark sea, silent stars (1998)
Phillip An, guitar
Leslie Opatril Capricious Zephyrs (2019)
  Caara Yeung, flute; Valerie Kim, clarinet; Melody Chen and Ayumi Yaesawa, violins; Denny Ho, viola; Susie Yoo, cello; Jesse Guo, percussion
Osvaldo Golijov Tenebrae (2000)
Kathleen Isaza, soprano; Valerie Kim, clarinet; Melody Chen and Ayumi Yaesawa, violins; Denny Ho, viola; Susie Yoo, cello 

 

Earlier Event: April 3
UBC Gamelan Ensemble
Later Event: April 4
Jaedeology String Quartet