Opera auditions now open

Come audition with us! The application deadline for applications is Nov. 17th, 2016. Learn more






We asked our students to tell — and show — us what makes the UBC School of Music such a great place to study and perform. Here's what they came up with.



WATCH: UBC Winds perform Johan DeMeij, Symphony No. 1 



Student performers for hire

Planning an event? Hire a UBC Music student! Choose from a variety of chamber groups and individual musical offerings. You’re giving our students a great opportunity to practice their profession.

Lukas Kawabata/Instagram

Lukas Kawabata/Instagram



CONCERT HALLS: The Chan Centre for Performing Arts

The Chan Centre for Performing Arts

The Chan Centre for Performing Arts


Concert Halls

Our ensembles perform at several different venues, including the Chan Centre for Performing Arts, Old Auditorium, and Roy Barnett Hall.

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Our faculty and students talk about the music that inspires them in their own practice, from Beethoven to Beyoncé.





Dr. Dorothy Chang

Professor, Composition

The music of Dorothy Chang has been described as “evocative and kaleidoscopic” (Seattle Times) and praised for its colourful scoring and range of dramatic expression. 




UBC Balinese
Gamelan Ensemble

Sekaha Gong Gita Asmara was formed in 1996 to explore and present Balinese arts in Vancouver, British Columbia.





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