Hot Sheet for the week of Oct. 9, 2018

“To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself, incredible and inconceivable.” ~ Aaron Copland

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Wed Oct 10
Wednesday Noon Hours: Songs from the Heart
Katherine Evans trumpet
Terence Dawson piano
With Frank Zotter spoken word artist
Works of Copland, Hubeau, Persichetti and others, inspired by the poetry of Emily Dickinson, T.S. Eliot, and more.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Info & Repertoire

Wed Oct 10
Voice Masterclass with Sumi Jo
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Old Auditorium
More info

Thu Oct 11
Tunes at Noon
Benjamin Hopkins piano (DMA student)
Works by Beethoven, Chopin, and Rachmaninoff.
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
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. Presented in collaboration with UBC Welcome Centre, UBC School of Music, Alumni UBC and UBC Arts and Culture District.
Info & repertoire

Fri Oct 12
Colloquium Series
Robin Attas (Educational Developer, Queen’s University)
"Decolonizing Music Programs in Higher Education"
3:30 pm, Room 400B
4th floor, Music Building
FREE | Info & abstract

Fri Oct 12
UBC Bands: Scenes I
Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Concert Winds

Fučík Florentiner March
Barnes Yorkshire Ballad
Nishimura Chasing Sunlight
Bernstein Candide Suite
Bernstein Profanation
Whitacre October
Hindemith Symphony in Bb
7:30 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at, in person at the Chan Centre, or call 604-822-2697.
More info

Fri Oct 12
Faculty Recital
Jasper Wood violin and David Riley piano
Dvořák Sonatina, Op. 100
Bloch Nigun
Fiocco Allegro in G Major
Prokofiev Five Melodies, Op. 35a
Bazzini La ronde des lutins
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | More info

Sun Oct 14
Masterclasses with the Canadian Guitar Quartet
11:00 am – 1:45 pm, Rooms 113, 301, 302 and 304, Music Building
Classes will start at 11:00 am, 11:45 am and 12:30 pm.
1:30 pm: Q&A with all members of the quartet in Room 113.
FREE and open to the public to audit
Made possible by the UBC School of Music & Vancouver Classic Guitar Society.
More info

Sun Oct 14
Guest Artist Workshops and Recital
Denise Anne Gainey clarinet
Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk voice
11:30 am: Presentation with Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk: “The Mindful Performer”
1:00 pm: Presentation with Denise Gainey: “Kalmen Opperman: Passing on the Flame”
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Recital
All events in Barnett Hall
FREE and open to the public. | More info
Presented by UBC School of Music. Sponsored by Backun Musical Services.

Sun Oct 14
Opera Tea Series
UBC Opera Ensemble
2:00 pm, Old Auditorium
$28 Adult | $23 Senior | $15 Student
Reservations required. Visit or call 604.822.6725 to reserve.

Mon Oct 15
President’s Concert Series: Tony Yike Yang
UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Prof. Santa J. Ono invites you to attend a special free concert featuring pianist Tony Yike Yang.
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, Old Auditorium
Free tickets available at, or in person at the Old Auditorium Box Office, Freddy Wood Theatre Box Office, or the Chan Centre Ticket Office.
Tickets are on a first come, first serve basis. Reserved seats will not be available. Limit of two tickets per person.
Produced by UBC Ceremonies and Events. | More info

Tue Oct 16
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Tue Oct 16
Saxophone Masterclass with Kenneth Radnofsky
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Barnett Hall

Sneak peek: "Songs from the Heart"

WATCH VIDEO: Terence Dawson piano and Katherine Evans trumpet explore the deep connection between poetry and music via the works of Emily Dickinson, Aaron Copland & more! Oct 10th at noon, Barnett Hall

On the Horizon

Wed Oct 17   
Wednesday Noon Hours
Kenneth Radnofsky saxophone
Yoshiko Kline piano
Works by Tower, Chopin, and Amram.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Info & repertoire

Wed Oct 17
Colloquium Series
Jen Shyu (Independent artist, vocalist, composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and dancer)
“Nine Doors: Life Has No Boundaries — Projecting Tradition into the Future & the Creative Voice Within”
10:00 am, Room 400B (4th floor), Music Building
FREE | Info & abstract

Thu Oct 18
UBC Jazz Ensemble I
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Fri Oct 19
Woodwind Masterclass with Christopher Millard
Christopher Millard is the Principal Bassoonist for Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra.
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Gessler Hall
Music Building
FREE | More info

Concerts & Events Calendar | Monthly calendar view

Music Venue Key

Barnett HallRoy Barnett Recital Hall in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road | (prior to 2010: Recital Hall)
Gessler Hall: Room 116 in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road
Old AudOld Auditorium — across from the Music Building | 6344 Memorial Road
Chan CentreChan Centre for the Performing Arts | 6265 Crescent Road