Hot Sheet for the week of Oct. 10, 2017

“The idea comes to me from outside of me — and is like a gift. I then take the idea and make it my own — that is where the skill lies.”  ~ Johannes Brahms

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Wed Oct 11
Wednesday Noon Hours — CANCELLED
Please note: "Sanglots" Chansons of Love and Loss with J. Patrick Raftery and Terence Dawson has been cancelled due to illness.

Thu Oct 12
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor
Benjamin Hopkins piano (Winner of the 2017 UBC Concerto Competition)
Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15
12:00 noon, Chan Centre
FREE

Thu Oct 12
Tunes at Noon
Kyle Hawkes (BMus’14, MMus’17) guitar
Boris Ulanowicz (BMus’13) violin
Piazzolla History of the Tango
Paganini Sonata concertata
De Falla Siete Canciones
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
FREE
Presented in collaboration with UBC Welcome Centre, UBC School of Music, Alumni UBC and UBC Arts and Culture District.

Fri Oct 13
Graduate Colloquium Series
Antares Boyle, Ph.D. Candidate, UBC School of Music
"Object/Process: Functions of Repetition in Birtwistle's Recent Music"
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm, Room 400B, Music Building
FREE

Fri Oct 13
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor
Joseph Stepec guest conductor (Respighi)
Benjamin Hopkins piano (Winner of the 2017 UBC Concerto Competition)
Estacio Frenergy
Respighi Fountains of Rome
Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at tickets.ubc.ca or in person at the Chan Centre

Sat Oct 14
DieMahler Ensemble
Pablo Diemecke director
Works include the world premiere of San Juan de Ulúa by Israel Cahue, additional music by Mexican composers, as well as music by Juan Gabriel and Piazzolla.
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$10 | Buy tickets
Presented by the Mexican Consulate. Hosted by the UBC School of Music.

Sun Oct 15   
Opera Tea Series
UBC Opera Ensemble
2:00 pm, Old Auditorium
$28 Adult | $23 Senior | $15 Student
Reservations required. Please visit ubcoperatickets.com or call 604.822.6725.

Mon Oct 16
Violin Masterclass with Vadim Gluzman
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm,  Gessler Hall
FREE
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony in partnership with the UBC School of Music and Vancouver Academy of Music.

Tue Oct 17
Divisional Concert: Keyboard
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

On the Horizon

Wed Oct 18   
Wednesday Noon Hours
Celebration of music by (mostly) women composers
Julia Nolan saxophones, Joan Blackman violin, Jane Hayes piano
Works by Dorothy Chang, Eileen Padgett (MMus'11, current DMA student), Gotkovsky, Murphy, Ravel and more.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door

Fri Oct 20
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Borealis String Quartet
Jose Franch-Ballester clarinet*
Mark Anderson piano+
Mozart Quintet in A major for Clarinet and Strings, K. 581*
Dvořák Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81+
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.