Hot Sheet for the week of Dec 4, 2017

"I should be sorry if I only entertained them. I wish to make them better." ~ G.F. Handel

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Tue Dec 5
Early Music Ensembles
Featuring the UBC Baroque Mentorship Orchestra
Alexander Weimann
director
Colleen Donnelly Agrippina, Tamar Simon Poppea, Jane Long Nerone, Shane Hanson Ottone, and Matthew McLellan Claudio
Handel Agrippina (excerpts), performed from the critical edition prepared by John Sawyer and published in 2013.
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | Event link
This concert is offered in memory of John Sawyer, who founded and built the UBC Early Music programme during his brilliant career of over thirty years.

Thu Dec 7
Tunes at Noon: The Jaelem Bhate Group
Silas Friesen trumpet, Jaelem Bhate piano
Jacques Forest bass, Aaron Graham drums
Presenting jazz standards arranged with the unique flare of the group, along with originals by Jaelem Bhate.
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
FREE | Event link

Christmas Tree Competition: Vote for your favourite tree
UBC Music has decorated a tree for the Christmas Tree Competition at the UBC Alumni Centre. All voters will be entered into a draw for a selection of gift certificates.
Vote until Dec 23 at The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
Entry by donation of non-perishable food or money to the UBC AMS Food Bank | More info

Check our online calendar for updates and a full list of upcoming events | Full calendar view

Student Recitals Calendar

Check out the 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

Wed Dec 6
Vancouver Legacy Jazz Orchestra: Tribute to Gerry Mulligan
With Fred Stride piano and Sharman King trombone
8:00 pm, Frankie’s Jazz Club | Info & Tickets
Presented by Coastal Jazz.

Dec 8 –17
Traditional Christmas Concerts
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
UBC Opera Ensemble
Nancy Hermiston
director
EnChor
Various times & venues | Info & Tickets
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

On the Horizon

Wed Dec 13   
Winter Bang! Festival
Electroacoustic Music
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
Capstone Presentations
2:00 pm, Barnett Hall
Winter Bang! Concert
Interactive Music and Dance

7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Thu Dec 14
Tunes at Noon: Elysian Trio
Vivian Chen harp
Paul Hung flute
Sarah Kwok viola
Works by Bax, Ravel (arr. Jocelyn Morlock), Assad (arr. Aidan Mulldoon Wong), and Debussy
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
FREE | More info

High Notes

High Notes Fall 2017 Edition is out now!
Read about Singer/songwriter Nat Jay on music licensing, grant-writing, and her first big break in television. Also featured: Catching up with our students, Alumni Making Waves, and much more.

Missed the UBC Symphony Orchestra concert on Dec 2? Watch video