Hot Sheet for the week of Feb 20, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | February 20, 2017

“Another word for creativity is courage.” ~ Henri Matisse

Concerts and events for you to enjoy this week during Reading Break...

Wed Feb 22
Chan Centre Presents: Dianne Reeves
The New York Times calls multiple GRAMMY award winner Dianne Reeves “the most admired jazz diva since the heyday of Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, and Billie Holiday.” Read more...
Arrive early to hear the newest ChanFare in the lobby. The ChanFare for Feb 22 is written by UBC Music student Jeff Groh. ChanFares are commissioned by the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. They are written and performed by students from the UBC School of Music.
Main concert: 8:00 pm, Chan Centre
Tickets available at tickets.ubc.ca in person at the Chan Centre or call 604-822-2697. Note: limited tickets remain!
Presented by Chan Centre for the Performing Arts.

Fri Feb 24
Precious Mettle
An Operatic Benefit for St. James Music Academy

Leah Field, Margo LeVae, Sarah Templeton and Scott Brooks vocalists; Richard Epp piano
Excerpts of Wagner, Verdi, Puccini, and Mozart
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $15 Students/Seniors
Tickets available at the door (cash only)
Fundraiser organized by Leah Field, Margo LeVae, Scott Brooks and Sarah Templeton.
Event link

Beyond the Gates...

Fri Feb 24
Out for Lunch Concert Series: Vancouver Chamber Players Trio
Gene Ramsbottom clarinet, Bo Peng cello, Richard Epp piano
Brahms Trio in A minor, Op. 114
Beethoven Trio in Bb major, Op. 11
12:10 pm–1:00 pm, Vancouver Art Gallery
Free with gallery admission
Presented and co-sponsored by Gene Ramsbottom, UBC School of Music and the Vancouver Art Gallery.

Sun Feb 26
David Gillham violin and Chiharu Iinuma piano
Respighi Violin Sonata
Mendelssohn F Major Sonata
2:30 pm–4:30 pm, Rose Gellert Hall, Langley Community Music School
4899 207 St, Langley
Tickets: $10–$18
Presented by Langley Community Music School
Info and Tickets

On the Horizon...

Mon Feb 27  
UBC Composers’ Concerts
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE
Event link

Mon Feb 27
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE
Event link

Tue Feb 28
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE
Event link

Tue Feb 28
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE
Event link

Mar 22: Wednesday Noon Hours "The Winter of our Discontent" - cancelled.
Please note the concert originally scheduled for March 22 has been cancelled.

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