Hot Sheet for the week of Mar 13, 2017

UBC Music Hot Sheet | March 13, 2017

“Learn all there is to learn, and then choose your own path.” ~ George Frideric Handel

Free Student Recitals...

Student recital season has begun. 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 our online events calendar every other week. Note: Student recitals are subject to change / cancellation without notice.

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. More info...

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music...

Tue Mar 14
Divisional Concert: Keyboard
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Wed Mar 15
Wednesday Noon Hours: Fire, Water, Earth, and Air
Jane Long soprano
Christina Hutten harpsichord
Arias by George Frideric Handel
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Watch video
Early Music Month at UBC
Please note: this is the last Wednesday Noon Hours concert of the 2016–2017 season!

Thu Mar 16
Tunes at Noon
Micki-Lee's Group plays fiddle music in honour of St. Patrick's Day!
Tunes at Noon features performances in the foyer of the UBC Welcome Centre by UBC School of Music students and alumni. Bring your lunch, listen, and enjoy.
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.

Fri Mar 17
Graduate Colloquium Series
Deirdre Morgan
(Ph.D. Candidate in Ethnomusicology, SOAS, University of London)
"Arcadian Tones: The Austrian Maultrommel from the Pastoral to the Avant-Garde"
3:30 pm, Room 400B (Seminar Room), 4th Floor, Music Building
Please note: date change from Fri Mar 10.

Fri Mar 17
Opera Ball Fundraiser
UBC Opera Ensemble

Members of the Dal Richards Orchestra   
Dinner, entertainment, and dancing on stage
6:30 pm Cocktails
7:00 pm Dinner & Program, Chan Centre
Tickets: $175.00 (must be purchased in advance.)
For info, or to order tickets, call 604-822-6725.

Mon Mar 20 & Tue Mar 21
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium

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

Wednesday Noon Hours on March 22 is cancelled.
The artists for "The Winter of Our Discontent" are unable to appear.

Beyond the Gates...

Tue Mar 14
Music on Main: Dálava
Aram Bajakian
Julia Ulehla (current DMA student) vocals
A homage to traditional Moravian folk music, with fragments of poetry and verse transcribed over 100 years ago by Ulehla’s great-grandfather, a biologist and legendary ethnomusicologist.
8:00 pm, The Fox Cabaret
2321 Main Street, Vancouver
Performers and more info
Read the Georgia Straight article

Fri Mar 17
Out for Lunch Concert Series: Spotlight on UBC
UBC Chamber Strings
Eric Wilson director
Highlights of UBC Chamber Strings' spring term
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.
More info

Sat Mar 18
Moberly Big Band Jazz Festival
A full day of top post-secondary big bands including:
UBC Jazz Ensemble I & II
Fred Stride director
Doors open at 11:30 am (all day event)
Tickets $10 at the door
Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre, 7646 Prince Albert St, Vancouver
Presented by Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre. Sponsored by Long & McQuade, Coastal Jazz and Blues Society, The MACC Studio Theatre, and Sunset Community Association.
More info

On the Horizon...

Wed Mar 29
The Singer Behind the Song: Opera and Conversation
Sondra Radvanosky guest artist
UBC Opera Ensemble
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE but registration required. Call 604-822-6725 to register.
Presented in partnership with the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies.
Please note: DATE CHANGED from Sat April 1. TIME CHANGED from 1pm. LOCATION CHANGE from Peter Wall Mansion.
Schedule & info

Events Calendar

Check out the Calendar View on our website to see the month's upcoming concerts and events at a glance.