Hot Sheet for the week of Feb. 20, 2018

“Distance doesn't exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times.” ~ Yoko Ono


Congratulations to DMA student Emily Logan and Faculty of Medicine student Danielle Olmstead whose abstract titled "Injury Management and Health Care Access in University-level Musicians and Athletes: A Comparative Study" was accepted as a Student Research Showcase Poster presentation at the 2018 PAMA (Performing Arts Medicine Association) International Symposium at Chapman University, Orange, California, USA, taking place June 30 – July 3, 2018. The project and research supervisor is Dr. Larry Frisch in the UBC School of Population and Public Health; Emily Logan is a student of Dr. Terence Dawson.

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Student Recitals Season!

Visit our student recitals calendar to explore upcoming FREE concerts by our extremely talented students. Student recitals are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Sun Feb 25
Cello Masterclass with Daniel Müller-Schott
Works by Messiaen, Bach, Franck, and Chopin.
Laine Longton, Sandra Espínola, Susie Jiwon Yoo, Judy Lou cello
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Barnett Hall
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony in partnership with the UBC School of Music.
Full list of repertoire and performers

Mon Feb 26
UBC Composers’ Concerts - CANCELLED
Please note the concert scheduled for Feb 26 has been cancelled.

Beyond the Gates

Wed Feb 21
Music@Midweek: Friends in Low Places
Jeremy Berkman trombone & David Brown bass
Owen Underhill Trombone Walking
Edward Elgar Duett for trombone and double bass
Frederick Schipizky Six Vignettes (excerpts)
Luciano Berio Psy                                                     
Bill Evans Interplay
Edward Top Together
Carla Bley Lawns
Brent Chauvin B n’ B Hotel
12:00 noon, KPU Langley Auditorium
FREE | More info

Warm Up for the Piano Concerto Competition with our Future Greats

Watch video: DMA student Evgenia Rabinovich helps us warm up for
The Robert & Ellen Silverman Piano Concerto Competition on March 2nd.

On the Horizon

Wed Feb 28   
Wednesday Noon Hours
Robert Silverman
Chopin Scherzos, Nos. 1 – 4
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door
This concert is a re-imagining of a Wednesday Noon Hour recital Robert Silverman performed in the 1970s.
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Fri Mar 2
The Robert and Ellen Silverman Piano Concerto Competition at UBC
Witness the raw talent of our top piano students as they compete for a coveted spot performing with the UBC Symphony Orchestra!
Concertos by Beethoven, Mozart, Schumann, and Mendelssohn
Featuring UBC Music Students:
Shirley Cha, Aydan Con, Benjamin Hopkins, Thomas Pantea
Evgenia Rabinovich, Ayunia Saputro, Irene Setiawan, Sarah Tang

6:00 pm, Barnett Hall
Full list of repertoire

March 5–28
Early Music Month
From Medieval to Baroque
The UBC School of Music presents a month-long program of exciting Early Music concerts and recitals — featuring some of Vancouver's best Early Music musicians and up-and-coming performers.
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Fri Mar 9
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Winner of the 2018 UBC Concerto Competition
Carter Johnson piano *
Jonathan Girard conductor
Jaelem Bhate graduate assistant conductor
Bernstein Overture to Candide
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26 *
Nielsen Symphony No. 4 ‘The Inextinguishable’, Op. 29
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at, in person at the Chan Centre or call 604-822-2697.
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