"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)
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
On the Horizon
Wed May 23
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
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 ubcoperatickets.com, or call 604-822-6725.