Hot Sheet for the week of Mar. 12, 2018

"Words symbolize the body, and jubilant music reveals the spirit.” ~ Hildegard von Bingen

Early Music Month: From Medieval to Baroque

Early Music Month continues! Check out our program of exciting Early Music concerts and recitals — featuring some of Vancouver's best Early Music musicians and up-and-coming performers. Read more

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Tue Mar 13
Divisional Concert: Winds, Brass & Percussion
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Wed Mar 14  
Wednesday Noon Hours
Enrico Elisi piano
Works by Chopin, Mendelssohn, Park, Liszt, and more.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door (cash only)
Full list of repertoire

Wed Mar 14   
Piano Masterclass with Enrico Elisi
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Room 113, Music Building
FREE | Repertoire and performers

Thu Mar 15   
UBC Jazz Ensemble II  
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Thu Mar 15
Tunes at Noon
Luis Medina guitar (BMus'16)
Works by Sor, Tedesco, and more.
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
FREE | More info

Thu Mar 15
UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Bon Voyage
UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble presents a preview of their upcoming featured performance at the College Band Directors' National Association Regional Conference in California!
Robert Taylor conductor  
J. Patrick Raftery voice *
David Maslanka Traveler
Aaron Copland Old American Songs *
Karel Husa Music for Prague 1968
2:00 pm, Chan Centre
FREE | Event link

Fri Mar 16
Violin Masterclass with Augustin Hadelich
12:00 noon – 2:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | Event link
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony in partnership with the UBC School of Music.

Fri Mar 16
Colloquium Series
Eshantha Peiris (PhD Candidate, UBC)
"Theory and Performance Practice: How Ideas about Meter Have Influenced the Way We Play Rhythms"
12:00 noon, Room 116, Music Building
FREE

Fri Mar 16
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
$200.00 Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Call 604-822-6725 for tickets and information.

Sat Mar 17
UBC Chamber Strings
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE

Sun Mar 18 [New Date!]
Piano Premieres
Piano students of Corey Hamm
World premieres of new works by UBC composers.
7:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | More info
Note: This concert was originally scheduled for Fri Mar 16.

Mon Mar 19
UBC Composers’ Concerts
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

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

Student Recital Season!

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

Alexander Weimann plays newly refurbished "Zell" harpsichord

Watch video: The UBC School of Music will unveil a newly renovated double-manual harpsichord at a special concert with renowned Early Music trio Alexander Weimann harpsichord, Chloe Meyers violin, and Natalie Mackie viola da gamba.

March 21: Wednesday Noon Hours: The Gift of Music

Beyond the Gates

Sat Mar 17
UBC Jazz Ensembles I & II
15th Annual Moberly Big Band Festival
UBC Jazz Ensemble II: 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
UBC Jazz Ensemble I: 8:45 pm – 9:45 pm
12:00 noon – 10:00 pm, Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre, 7646 Prince Albert St, Vancouver
$10 at the door | More info

Sat Mar 17
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana
Maestro Bramwell Tovey conductor
University Singers | Choral Union
Graeme Langager Director of Choral Activities
Orff Carmina Burana
Bernstein Chichester Psalms
8:00 pm, Orpheum Theatre
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.
Tickets and info

On the Horizon

Tue Mar 20
Divisional Concert: Strings
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE

Tue Mar 20
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE

Tue Mar 20
Chamber Music Gamut
Some of the world’s most beautiful chamber music presented by fabulous young artists of UBC.
Works by Beethoven, Brahms, Prokofiev, Shostakovich, and more.
8:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | More info

Wed Mar 21
Wednesday Noon Hours
The Gift of Music
Chloe Meyers violin, Natalie Mackie viola da gamba
Alexander Weimann harpsichord
Works by Buxtehude, Muffat, Schmelzer, and Bach.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door (cash only)
A concert celebrating the restoration of UBC’s double-manual harpsichord made possible by a generous gift.
Info & repertoire

Thu Mar 22
Garrett Rubin guest speaker
"Beyond the Stage: International Engagement and the Challenge of Making Music in Service to Others"
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm, Room 113, Music Building
FREE | More info

Fri Mar 23
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Röntgen Trio
Antoine van Dongen violin, Eric Gaenslen cello, Mark Anderson piano
Works by Beethoven, Röntgen, and Brahms
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20/10 Buy advance tickets | More info
A UTown@UBC Community Concert in partnership with the UBC School of Music.

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