Hot Sheet for the week of Feb 27, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | February 27, 2017

"Like billowing clouds,
Like the incessant gurgle of the brook,
The longing of the spirit can never be stilled." ~Hildegard von Bingen

March is Early Music Month!

In partnership with Early Music Vancouver and the Pacific Baroque Orchestra, the UBC School of Music presents a month-long program of exciting Early Music concerts, recitals, talks, and more — featuring some of the world's best Early Music musicians and up-and-coming performers.
Check out our webpage for details.

Student Recital Season...

Student recital season has begun. Out of the practice rooms and onto the stage! Solo and chamber music recitals are presented by our performance majors as part of their degree requirements, and admission is FREE!

Student recitals are posted on the School’s online events calendar every other week. Note: Student recitals are subject to change / cancellation without notice.

This week from the stages of UBC Music...

Mon Feb 27 & Tue Feb 28
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
Event link Feb 27 | Event Link Feb 28

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

Wed Mar 1
Wednesday Noon Hours
Luke Kim cello, Scott Meek piano
Works by Schumann and Rachmaninoff
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Event link

Thu Mar 2
Tunes at Noon
Pianist Benjamin Hopkins (current DMA student) plays works by Brahms, Beethoven, Ravel and more.
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
Presented in collaboration with UBC Welcome Centre, UBC School of Music, Alumni UBC and UBC Arts and Culture District
Event Link

Fri Mar 3
Graduate Colloquium Series: Alexander Fisher (Professor of Musicology, UBC)
"Sounds and Silences: Reflections on Music, Sound, and Space in the Confessional Borderlands of the Holy Roman Empire"
3:30 pm, Room 400B (Seminar Room), 4th Floor, Music Building
Event link

Fri Mar 3
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Oskar Morawetz Centennial
J. Patrick Raftery tenor, Mark Anderson piano, Jasper Wood violin, David Gillham violin, Andrew Brown viola, Eric Wilson cello, Brenda Fedoruk flute, Ingrid Chiang bassoon, Claudia Morawetz speaker/host
Music, commentary, and projections celebrating the 100th birthday of Canadian composer Oskar Morawetz
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $10 Students
Tickets available in advance at, in person at the Chan Centre ticket office or call 604-822-2697. Tickets are also available at the door (Barnett Hall) one hour before the start of the performance (cash only).
Info and repertoire

Mon Mar 6
UBC Early Music Ensembles
Chamber Recital: Italian program, including vocal arias and duets, as well as instrumental chamber music
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
Event Link

Beyond the Gates...

Sun Mar 5
String Sextet Chamber Music Concert
David Gillham violin, Jae-Won Bang violin, David Harding viola, Tegen Davidge viola, Ariel Barnes cello, Luke Kim cello
Works by Tchaikovsky, Schoenberg, and Goddard
2:00 pm, West Vancouver United Church
2062 Esquimalt Avenue, West Vancouver
Presented by the Vancouver Chamber Music Society
More info

Sun Mar 5
New Westminster Symphony Orchestra
Gene Ramsbottom clarinet
Mozart Clarinet Concerto
2:00 pm, Massey Theatre
735 8th Ave, New Westminster
Admission by donation
More info

On the Horizon...

Thu Mar 9
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Holst Planets
Featuring multimedia presentation and discussion by UBC Astronomy Professor Jaymie Matthews
12:00 noon, Chan Centre
Event link

Fri Mar 10
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Featuring Aidan Mulldoon Wong clarinet* (one of the winners of the 2017 UBC Concerto Competition)
Holst Planets
Saariaho Asteroid 4179: Toutatis (Canadian premiere)
Navarro Clarinet Concerto*
Featuring multimedia presentation and discussion by UBC Astronomy Professor Jaymie Matthews
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at or in person at the Chan Centre
Event link

Mar 22: The Wednesday Noon Hours concert originally scheduled for March 22 (The Winter of our Discontent) has been cancelled.

Full Events Calendar...

Visit our online events calendar to see more upcoming concerts and events. Click on individual events to save directly in iCal or Google Calendar.