Hot Sheet for the week of May 22, 2018

“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


2018 Shean Piano Competition Results

UBC Music alumna Nicole Linaksita(BSc/BMus'16) performed in the prestigious Shean Piano Competition this past weekend in Edmonton, Alberta. Nicole won Sixth Place and a $2,000 prize! More info

A new album

Simone Osborne (DMPS'09) recently released her debut album Simone Osborne: Live in Concert with Anne Larlee. The album was recorded live in concert this past fall. More info

Kudos and Concert

Fri Jun 1
An Evening with John Stetch
The Canadian Music Centre in BC presents an evening with composer and pianist John Stetch (MMus composition student), inaugural winner ofCMC BC’s Pentland Prize, a $1,000 scholarship awarded annually to a graduate composition student at UBC, SFU, or UVIC. John will perform a selection of his own solo piano compositions, speak about his work, and receive the award. Light refreshments will be served.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Murray Adaskin Salon, Canadian Music Centre
837 Davie Street, Vancouver
Reservations & info

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Wed May 23
Baccalaureate Concert
Featuring UBC's graduating students
Special guest appearance by UBC President Prof. Santa J. Onoperforming cello in a chamber ensemble with UBC School of Music students.Repertoire includes works by Koshinski, Arensky, Villa-Lobos, Mozart, Douglas, Jacob, Debussy, and Rossini.
8:00 pm, Chan Centre
General seating. Tickets available on concert day, in person only, at the Chan Centre Ticket Office. (Note: Ticket Office opens at 7:30 am during graduation week.)
Repertoire & performers

Student Recital Season!

Student recital season is winding down. Visit our student recitals calendar to explore upcoming FREE concerts by our talented students. These concerts are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Video: Student paths to the Baccalaureate Concert stage

Watch video: Highlights from a Baccalaureate Concert

Beyond the Gates

May 25 & 26
Fireside Quintet
Paul Hung flute(BMus'13, MMus'15, DMA student)
Kristen Cooke oboe(DMA student)
Sydney Tetarenkoclarinet (MMus’16)
Ingrid Chiangbassoon
Nick Anderson horn(BMus’07, MMus’09)
Júlio Medaglia Belle Époque en Sud-America
Carl Nielsen Quintet
Rodney Sharman LEVE
John Estacio(MMus’91) Sinfonietta for Woodwind Quintet
Fri May 25: 7:00 pm, Canadian Music Centre, 837 Davie Street, Vancouver
Sat May 26: 7:30 pm, Old Barn Community Centre, 6308 Thunderbird Blvd, UBC
Presented by Müzewest.
Tickets & info

Sat May 26
Phoenix Chamber Choir: This House of Peace
This concert centers around the 2008 Ralph Johnson work This House of Peace.
Graeme Langager director
7:30 pm, Shaughnessy Heights United Church
1550 – 33 Ave West, Vancouver
Tickets & info

Tue May 29
Music on Main
Robert Silverman: 80th Birthday Celebration
Robert Silverman piano
Works by Chopin:
Prelude in C-sharp Minor, Op. 45
Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 35 (Funeral March)

Polonaise-Fantaisie, Op. 61
3 Waltzes, Op. 64
Ballade No. 4, Op. 52
8:00 pm, ANNEX, 823 Seymour St, Vancouver
$39 regular / $15 student
General Admission seating. All ages welcome.
Tickets & info

Sat Jun 2
Little Mountain Brass Band
Ladner Bandfest
Jim Littleford music director
12:20 pm – 1:00 pm, Memorial Park, Ladner
5010–47 Ave, Delta
More info

On the Horizon

Jun 21 – 24       
Puccini Il Tabarro/Gianni Schicchi  
UBC Opera Ensemble
Members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra
David Agler conductor
Nancy Hermistondirector
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

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