Hot Sheet for the week of Jan 16, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | January 16, 2017

“To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.” ~ Robert Schumann

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music...

Tue Jan 17
Divisional Concert: Winds, Brass and Percussion
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Wed Jan 18    
Wednesday Noon Hours
Penderecki String Quartet
With David Gillham violin and Chiharu Iinuma piano
Kelly-Marie Murphy Oblique Light
Chausson Concerto for Violin, Piano & String Quartet, Op. 21
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Watch video

Thu Jan 19
Jasper Wood violin and David Riley piano
Open Dress Rehearsal
(Full program run-through for upcoming tour)
Vitali Chaconne
Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 8, Op. 30 No. 3
Kroll Banjo and Fiddle
Glière Romance for Violin and Piano in D, Op. 3
Fuerst Sonata No. 3
Vieuxtemps Souvenir d'Amérique
12:00 noon – 2:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE and open to the public

Thu Jan 19
Tunes at Noon
Matt Dupont harp
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

Thu Jan 19
Guitar Masterclass with Jonathan Leathwood
Teaching Associate Professor at the Lamont School of Music, University of Denver
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Room 113, Music Building

Fri Jan 20
Lecture: Jonathan Leathwood
“Learning through improvisation”
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Room 113, Music Building

Fri Jan 20
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Archytas Ensemble

Dale Barltrop and David Gillham violins
David Harding viola; Ariel Barnes cello
Chiharu Iinuma piano
Goddard Three Wings (string quartet)
Goddard Wind, Sand & Stars (string trio)
Schumann Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op. 47
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $10 Students
Available at, by telephone 604-822-2697 or in person at the Chan Centre Ticket Office.
A UTown@UBC Community Concert in partnership with the UBC School of Music

Sun Jan 22
Masterclasses and performances for brass enthusiasts of all ages! Featuring guest artists Bill Williams trumpet and Gordon Cherry trombone. Special events include workshops, performances, equipment and sheet music displays, and more!
9:00 am–5:30 pm, UBC Music Building & Old Auditorium
Details and schedule at
Pre-register online before Jan 20:
UBC Students, Faculty, & Brassfest Performers: Free
Non-UBC Students: $20 | General admission: $30
Register now

Tue Jan 24
Divisional Concert: Keyboard
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall


Beyond the Gates...

Wed Jan 18
Musica in casa
Robyn Driedger-Klassen (BMus’00) soprano
Terence Dawson piano
Intimate house concerts in support of the Vancouver Chamber Choir
7:30 pm, Casa Miles-Nowell
Tickets: $125 (includes tax-deductible donation of $100)
Seating limited, reservations required. Call 604-738-6822.
Presented by Vancouver Chamber Choir
More info


On the Horizon...

Wed Jan 25
Wednesday Noon Hours: Van Django
Rooted in the gypsy jazz of the Hot Club of France
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Watch video

Feb 2 – 5
Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin
UBC Opera Ensemble & UBC Symphony Orchestra
Krzysztof Biernacki director, David Agler conductor
Thu – Sat 7:30 pm, Chan Centre
Sun 2:00 pm, Chan Centre
$41 Adult | $31 Senior | $20 Student | $15 UBC Student
Call 604-822-6725 for info.
Get tickets online



We are excited to announce the results of the UBC Concerto Competition:

Winner: Benjamin Hopkins piano – Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor
1st Runner-up: Aidan Muldoon Wong clarinet – O. Navarro II Concerto for Clarinet
2nd Runner-up: Marie Civitarese voice – Mozart Exultate, jubilate

Benjamin will perform the Brahms Piano Concerto with the UBC Symphony Orchestra in October 2017, and Aidan will perform his piece with the UBC Symphony Orchestra on March 10, 2017. Congratulations to all competitors!