Hot Sheet for the week of May 7, 2018

"To be an artist is to believe in life.”  ~ Henry Moore


2018 Western Canadian Music Award Nominations

Classical Artist/Ensemble of the Year:
Gwen Hoebig & Karl Stobbe(BMus'94)

Classical Composition of the Year:
Jocelyn Morlock(MMus'96, DMA'02)
Keith Hamel
Stephen Chatman

Congratulations to our faculty and alumni!

Full list of nominees

For you this week from the stages of UBC Music

Student Recital Season!

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

Beyond the Gates

Sat May 12
Kantatefeier! A Cantata Celebration
Vancouver Cantata Singers
VCS celebrates 60 years with J.S. Bach
Paula Kremer(BMus’94) artistic director
Various favourite Bach cantatas and motets
Plus a special anniversary commission by Jocelyn Morlock
7:30 pm, Christ Church Cathedral, 690 Burrard St., Vancouver
Tickets and info
Presented by Vancouver Cantata Singers.

Video: Baccalaureate Concert

Watch video:  Curious about the upcoming Baccalaureate Concert?
Watch excerpts from previous concerts here.

On the Horizon

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.
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

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