Hot Sheet for the week of Feb 14, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | February 14, 2017

"Music is such a balm. Always has been. It's such a heartbeat, like blood thrumming through the womb. That's why music appeals to people." ~ Al Jarreau

Happy Valentines Day!

This week, we have concerts and events to help you recharge your batteries, plus exciting news about award nominations...

Wed Feb 15
Wednesday Noon Hours
Miranda Wong piano
"What’s in a name...?"
Works by Bach, Villa-Lobos, Shostakovich, and more.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
About Miranda Wong
Full repertoire list & info

Wed Feb 15
Clarinet Masterclass with David Krakauer
Introduction to Klezmer Music
In this masterclass on klezmer music, David Krakauer will work with UBC music students on phrasing, style and ornamentation plus other musical elements.
8:00 pm, Gessler Hall
Music Building
FREE
More info

Thu Feb 16
Divisional Concert: Guitar
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Thu Feb 16       
University Singers and UBC Choral Union
Graeme Langager conductor, Taylor Bone student conductor  
Bach Jesu, meine Freude
Lauridsen Nocturnes
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at tickets.ubc.ca or in person at the Chan Centre
More info
Buy Tickets

Fri Feb 17
Please note the Graduate Colloquium Series with Luo Xi has been cancelled.

On the Horizon...

Wed Mar 1
Wednesday Noon Hours
Luke Kim cello, Scott Meek piano
Schumann Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
Rachmaninoff Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 19
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
More info

Fri Mar 3       
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Oskar Morawetz Centennial

Music, commentary, and projections celebrating the life of Canadian Composer Oskar Morawetz
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $10 Students
More info
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Kudos...

Find out which UBC Music personalities received Juno award nominations! Read The Juno Connection.

Natalie Calhoun (BMus'95) was nominated for an East Coast Music Award for Classical Recording of the Year with the group Atlantic String Machine.

In the News...

Broadway World: The 2017 Sonic Boom Music Festival is Around the Corner! Read more about Sonic Boom composer-in-residence Dorothy Chang.

Catch up on the latest media coverage with UBC School of Music in the News.

Events Calendar...

In case you missed it, our revamped website includes a new events calendar, which works a little differently! You can click on individual events to save directly in iCal or Google Calendar.