Hot Sheet for the week of Jan 9, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | January 9, 2017

“For last year's words belong to last year's language
And next year's words await another voice.” ~ T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets

Happy New Year! Behold, the first Hot Sheet of 2017. For you this week from the stages of UBC Music...

Tue Jan 10
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Thu Jan 12
Tunes at Noon
Micki-Lee’s Group: Fiddle music with a flair of jazz
NEW! The UBC Alumni Welcome Centre recently launched this series of live music performances in their foyer featuring UBC Music students and alumni.
12:00 pm, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

Fri Jan 13
Graduate Colloquium Series
Joseph Salem, University of Victoria Musicology

“The Success and Failures of Pierre Boulez’ Polyphonie X:
From Compositional Progress to Academic Defeat”
3:30 pm, Room 400B (Seminar Room)
4th Floor, Music Building

Beyond the Gates...

Sun Jan 15
Angelique Po piano, Laine Longton cello
Galina Ustvolskaya Grand Duet
Angelique Po piano, Liam Hockley clarinet, Laine Longton cello, Domagoj Ivanovic violin
Olivier Messiaen Quartet for End of Time
4:00 pm, St. Philip's Anglican Church
3737 W 27th Ave, Vancouver
More info

On the Horizon...

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 and String Quartet, Op. 21
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door

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 (Note: written for Wood and Riley by Mathew Fuerst, a former student of John Corigliano)
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

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 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 in advance 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
Note repertoire change and artist change: Chiharu Iinuma joins the ensemble.

Sun Jan 22
Masterclasses and performances for brass enthusiasts of all ages! Featuring guest artists Bill Williams trumpet and Gordon Cherry trombone. This day of special events will include workshops, performances, equipment and sheet music displays of interest to all brass players, 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


Congratulations to UBC Music student Jaelem Bhate, who was named a UBC Student Leadership Conference (SLC) Faces of Today winner! More info

Concert Calendar Errata List - Term 2

  • Jan 25: Voice Masterclass with Adrianne Pieczonka
    Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm. Please note venue change: The masterclass no longer takes place in Barnett Hall and is now held off campus at the following location: Koerner Hall, Vancouver Academy of Music,1270 Chestnut Street.
  • Jan 25: Wednesday Noon Hours - Artist Change: Van Django replaces the recital “Sanglots” Chansons of love and loss with J. Patrick Raftery and Terence Dawson.
  • Mar 1: Wednesday Noon Hours - Luke Kim cello (not violin)
  • Mar 22: Wednesday Noon Hours: The concert The Winter of our Discontent has been cancelled.

Music Venue Key

Barnett HallRoy Barnett Recital Hall (prior to 2010: Recital Hall) in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road
Gessler Hall: Room 116 in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road
Old AudOld Auditorium - across from the Music Building | 6344 Memorial Road
Chan CentreChan Centre for the Performing Arts | 6265 Crescent Road