Hot Sheet for the week of Nov. 19, 2018

“Bear in mind that you are not making music for your own pleasure, but for the pleasure of your audience.” ~ Richard Strauss 

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Mon Nov 19
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium

Tue Nov 20
Divisional Concert: Keyboard
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Wed Nov 21
Wednesday Noon Hours
Jose Franch-Ballester clarinetValerie Whitney horn
David Gillham violin, Ji Eun Jenny Lim violin
Chris Redsell violaEric Wilson cello
Mark Anderson piano
Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34
Dohnányi Sextet in C major, Op. 37
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
Note: This is the last Wednesday Noon Hours concert until January!

Wed Nov 21   
UBC Chamber Choir
UBC graduate student conductors
Demi ChaoTiffany ChenAndrea Ciona & Steven Hamilton graduate student conductors
Haydn Te Deum
Brahms Drei Quartette
Excerpts from Bach Magnificat, and more
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall

Wed Nov 21
UBC Concert Winds: Scenes III
Christin Reardon MacLellan conductor
Guest ensemble: Heritage Woods Secondary Senior Concert Band
Katherine Fester conductor
Works by Morales, de Hann, Christensen (arr.), Delle Cese, Grainger, Meechan, and Holst.
7:30 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at, in person at the Chan Centre, or call 604-822-2697.
Info & repertoire

Thu Nov 22
UBC Jazz Ensemble I
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Thu Nov 22
Tunes at Noon
Barish Golland piano
Filled with Peace: Jazz Meditations
Original compositions by Barish Golland, inspired by UBC scenery and soundscapes.
12:00 noon, The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

6163 University Blvd, UBC

FREE | Info & repertoire
Presented in collaboration with UBC Welcome Centre, UBC School of Music, Alumni UBC and UBC Arts and Culture District. 

Thu Nov 22
UBC Women’s and Men’s Choirs
UBC graduate student conductors
Demi ChaoTiffany ChenAndrea Ciona & Steven Hamilton graduate student conductors
Highlighting an eclectic mix of selections for treble-voice choirs and tenor/bass choirs.
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall

Fri Nov 23
Contemporary Players
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Fri Nov 23
Colloquium Series
Janeen Loehr (University of Saskatchewan)
"Sharing control during joint rhythm production: Cues and consequences"
3:30 pm, Room 400B (4th floor), Music Building
FREE | Info & abstract

Fri Nov 23
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Scenes From Childhood
David Gillham violin
Eric Wilson cello
Joo Yeun Shin piano
Works by Strauss, Bragato, Kenneson, and Dvořák, plus a selection of musical Bon-bons by Korean composer Yiruma (Lee Ru-ma).
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 will also be available for purchase at the door starting one hour before the performance (cash only).
A UTown@UBC community concert in partnership with the UBC School of Music.
Info & repertoire

Nov 24 & Nov 26
Early Music Ensembles
Featuring the Baroque Mentorship Orchestra
Curtain Tunes and Dances
Showcasing music from Restoration England, incidental music by Matthew Locke, a symphony by William Boyce, a concerto by Charles Avison, and more.
Saturday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
Monday, Nov. 26 at 12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Tue Nov 27
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall

Tue Nov 27
Guitar Masterclass with Daniel Bolshoy
4:30 pm, Room 302, Music Building
FREE and open for the public to attend.
Presented by the Vancouver Classic Guitar Society and UBC School of Music.

Student recitals
Visit our student recitals calendar to explore upcoming FREE concerts by our talented students! Note: These events are subject to change or cancellation without notice. Calendar view | Mobile-friendly calendar

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Beyond the Gates

Sun Nov 25
Little Mountain Brass Band 
Postcards from the Continent
Jim Littleford director and conductor
2:30 pm, Mount Seymour United Church, 1200 Parkgate Avenue, North Vancouver
Admission by donation | More info


Wins at the OSM Manulife Competition 

Congratulations to pianist and UBC Music alum Carter Johnson (BMus'18) who won the Grand Prize at the OSM Manulife Competition! Carter was awarded a $10,000 scholarship, and will perform with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal on January 16, 2019. Carter also received the Schulich School of Music Prize, consisting of a scholarship for studies in Music Performance at McGill University.

Pianist Nicole Linaksita (BSc/BMus’16) also won a prize at the OSM Manulife Competition — she was awarded the Orford Music Prize which includes a scholarship covering accommodation and tuition for an advanced program at Orford Music in 2019.

Congratulations to Carter and Nicole!

For further details and complete listings, please visit:
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