Hot Sheet for the week of Nov 21, 2016

“I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well.” ~Johann Sebastian Bach

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music…

Tue Nov 22
UBC President Ono: Installation Ceremony
A lively and entertaining event to welcome Professor Santa J. Ono features musical performances, special guest speakers and the Oath of Office, presented by Her Honour, The Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC, Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia.
10:00 am – 11:30 am, Chan Centre
The event will also be live webcast from this page: president.ubc.ca/installation/
Info & Registration

Tue Nov 22
President’s Installation: Celebration Concert
UBC Symphony Orchestra | 
UBC Opera Ensemble
Select members of UBC Bands and the UBC Strings Division
All are welcome to attend this celebration concert in honour of Professor Santa J. Ono, featuring students and faculty members from the UBC School of Music, as well as special musical guests Dr. Judith Forst, Dr. Momoro Ono, Edmund Chung, and Irene M. Setiawan.
Richard Strauss, ed. Taylor Vienna Philharmonic Fanfare
Brahms Adagio from Symphony No. 2
Download the full program here
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Chan Centre
Info and Registration

Please note: The Early Music Ensembles evening concert originally scheduled for Tues Nov 22 has been rescheduled to Wed Nov 23 at 8:00 pm (see below).

Wed Nov 23
Wednesday Noon Hours: Winner of the Eckhardt-Gramatté Competition
Matt Poon piano
Ryan Mirari
Poon Shimmering Blue Glass
Cage Nowth Upon Nacht
Plus other works by Mobberley, Ristic, and more
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door

Wed Nov 23
Early Music Ensembles: A Baroque Cornucopia
Featuring the Baroque Mentorship Orchestra under the direction of Alexander Weimann
Music by Pachelbel, Muffat, Telemann, and Handel
8:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Thu Nov 24
UBC Guitar Ensembles
12:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Fri Nov 25
Divisional Concert: Guitar
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Fri Nov 25
Graduate Colloquium Series: Dr. Richard Kurth
Dual Portrait, in Fragments: Constellations of Poetic and Vocal Presence in György Kurtág’s Attila József Fragments for Soprano Solo, Op. 20
3:30 pm, Room 400B (Seminar Room)
4th floor, Music Building
FREE

Fri Nov 25
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Miranda Wong piano
In Praise of Bach
Experience the vast miracle that is Bach’s world through the prism of the piano
Bach Italian Concerto
Bach, trans. Busoni Chaconne in D minor
Plus other works by Bach, as well as works by Villa-Lobos and Shostakovich.
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $10 Students
Tickets available in advance at tickets.ubc.ca or in person at the Chan Centre Ticket Office.
A UTown@UBC community concert in partnership with the UBC School of Music

Sat Nov 26
Ancient Music from the Twentieth Century
Piano students of Corey Hamm
2:00 pm, Barnett Hall  (Please note: time change from 7:00 pm to 2:00 pm)
FREE

Sun Nov 27
Piano Masterclass with Sean Chen
1:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Sun Nov 27
UBC Percussion Ensemble
Featuring the world premiere of Rippling and Sinking by UBC DMA student Nova Pon. This work features the microtonal glass marimba designed by UBC Music alumnus Benton Roark.
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Mon Nov 28
Contemporary Players
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Tue Nov 29
Divisional Concert: Keyboard
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Beyond the Gates…

Nov 24 & 25
Quintets
Jane Hayes piano, Joan Blackman violin
David Gillham violin, Yariv Aloni cello, Rebecca Wenham cello
Dohnányi Piano Quintet No. 1
Dvorak Piano Quintet No. 2
Thu Nov 24, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fri Nov 25, 7:30 pm
West Point Grey United Church, 4595 West 8th Ave
More info
Presented by Vetta Chamber Music

On the Horizon…

Sat Dec 3
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Keira Chapman soprano
Pärt Sequentia (North American premiere)
Glière Concerto for Coloratura Soprano and Orchestra
Mussorgsky arr. Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at tickets.ubc.ca or in person at the Chan Centre