Nov
17
7:30 PM19:30

String Fest: UBC Chamber Strings

UBC Chamber Strings with Eric Wilson, conductor.

Performing works including the world premieres of Waves Like Glass (2017) by Carolyn Quick (MMus Composition) and Ordinary Beauty (2017) for piano and string orchestra by Eileen Padgett (DMA Composition)

Telus Studio Theatre at the Chan Centre; $8 tickets available through the Chan Centre Ticket Office.

 

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May
18
8:00 PM20:00

Transfigured Light presented by Arkora Music

Transfigured Light is a project exploring microtonality in new and historical choral works. The first part of the program pairs rarely performed Renaissance works with world premieres by composers Dorothy Chang,  Brendon Randall-Myers, and UBC alumnus Benton Roark,  each composed for choir and chamber ensemble, including hand-built microtonal instruments. The evening culminates with Death Speaks, David Lang's masterful meditation on the transient nature of existence.

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