Hot Sheet for the week of Apr. 16, 2018

"The world is a strange and wonderful place.” ~ Laurie Anderson

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Student Recital Season!

Student recital season has kicked into high gear! Visit our student recitals calendar to explore upcoming FREE concerts by our talented students. These events are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Wed Apr 18   
Bang! Festival      
Interactive Computer Music
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
Bang! Festival Concert & Capstones
Interactive Music and Dance

7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | More info
Note: the Capstones Presentation originally scheduled for 2:00 pm has been cancelled.

Thu Apr 19
Tunes at Noon
Liel Amdour guitar (graduating BMus student)
Works by Albeniz, Rodrigo, Moreno-Torroba, Akiva, Dyens, and Erez.
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.
More info

In case you missed it: JUNOFest Classical Showcase

Watch video David Gillham violin and Corey Hamm piano performed in the JUNOfest Classical Showcase on March 25, 2018. The performance occurs at 1:32:15 of the video.

Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa piano (DMA'07), and Mark McGregor (BMus’95, DMA’12) flute performed a work by Jocelyn Morlock (MMus'96, DMA'02). (at the 37:10 mark)

On the Horizon

Thu Apr 26
Saxophone Masterclass with Michael Duke
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm, Barnett Hall

Thu Apr 26
Concert: HD Duo
Michael Duke saxophone and David Howie piano
World tour featuring exciting new pieces for saxophone and piano by composers of the Commonwealth.
Premiering a new work by Stephen Chatman.
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Barnett Hall

Wed May 23
Baccalaureate Concert
Featuring UBC's graduating students
Special guest appearance by UBC President Prof. Santa J. Ono performing cello in a chamber ensemble with UBC School of Music students.
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
FREE | Save the date

Jun 21 – 24       
Puccini Il Tabarro/Gianni Schicchi  
UBC Opera Ensemble
Members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra
David Agler conductor
Nancy Hermiston director
Sung in Italian with English Surtitles
Thu – Sat 7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
Sun 2:00 pm, Old Auditorium
$45 Adult | $35 Senior | $20 Student | $15 UBC Student  
Available online at, or call 604-822-6725.
More info

Visit our online concert calendar for updates and more upcoming events.
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