Hot Sheet for the week of Nov 20, 2017

“I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.”  ~ Pablo Picasso

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Tue Nov 21
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Wed Nov 22   
Wednesday Noon Hours: Winner of the Eckhardt-Gramatté Competition
Alexandra Smither soprano
Pierre André Doucet piano
Lizée Malfunctionlieder
Plus works by Messiaen, Sokolovic, Berio, and more
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Full list of repertoire

Fri Nov 24
Graduate Colloquium Series: Ève Poudrier, Austin Culler, and Sarah Pratt
"Polyrhythm in the Works of Twenty Composers from Europe to America, 1900–1950: The Suter (1980) Corpus"
3:00 pm, Room 400B, Music Building
Note: rescheduled from 12:00 noon.

Fri Nov 24
Richard Mingus director
Works by Reed, Mendelssohn, Hindemith and more
8:00 pm, Barnett Hall
Full list of repertoire

Sat Nov 25
Music Education Clinic with Dr. David Proznick
9:00 am – 2:30 pm, Gessler Hall
FREE to all music students and teachers. Registration required. Email to register.
FREE and open to the public
Presented by Tom Lee Music. Hosted by UBC School of Music.
More info

Sun Nov 26
Guitar Masterclass with Xavier Jara
10:00 am – 2:10 pm, Room 113, Music Building
FREE and open to the public
Presented by the Vancouver Guitar Society and UBC School of Music.
More info

Mon Nov 27     
UBC Percussion Ensemble
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Mon Nov 27
UBC Jazz Ensembles I & II
To Be Or Not To Bop: The Legacy of Dizzy Gillespie at 100 years
Brad Turner and Derry Byrne guest trumpet soloists
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall

Tue Nov 28
Chamber Music Concert: Winds, Brass and Percussion
12:00 noon – 2:00 pm, Barnett Hall

View our online calendar for a full list of upcoming events.

Student Recitals Calendar

Check out the new student recitals calendar for a list of upcoming FREE student recitals! Events are posted online no sooner than two weeks before the date of performance. Student recitals are subject to change / cancellation without notice.

Beyond the Gates

Nov 23, 24, 26
Vetta Chamber Music: Seriously Strings
Joan Blackman & David Gillham violins, Nicolò Eugelmi & Tawnya Popoff violas
Joseph Elworthy & Rebecca Wenham cellos
Works by Puccini, Mozart, and Tchaikovsky
Nov 23, 2:00 pm, West Point Grey United Church
Nov 24, 7:30 pm, West Point Grey United Church
Nov 26, 2:00 pm, Pyatt Hall, 843 Seymour St
Presented by Vetta Chamber Music.
More info

On the Horizon

Sat Dec 2
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor
UBC President Prof. Santa J. Ono narrator
Jaelem Bhate graduate assistant conductor
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 | Stravinsky Firebird Suite
Plus works by Satie and Poulenc
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at | More info

Concert Calendar Errata List

Added event:
Jan 10 at 12:00 noon
Wednesday Noon Hours: Sanglots
J. Patrick Raftery and Terence Dawson
(rescheduled from Oct 11)
Info & repertoire

Jan 19 at 12:00 noon
The Singer Behind the Song
(was Jan 20 at 2:00 pm)

Feb 1– 4
UBC Opera: La Cenerentola
Delete: Krzysztof Biernacki director
Add: Nancy Hermiston director

Piano Masterclasses with Nelita True (Feb 9–10)
2017 Dal Grauer Memorial Lecturer in Music Nelita True is unable to travel to Vancouver. The masterclasses and lecture are cancelled.

Added event:
Mar 15 at 2:00 pm
UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Works by Maslanka, Copland, & Husa
With J. Patrick Raftery tenor

Mar 18 at 7:00 pm
Piano Premieres
Piano students of Corey Hamm

(was Mar 16)