Hot Sheet for the week of Feb. 25, 2019

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” ~ Thomas Merton

Early Music Month
March is Early Music Month at UBC! The UBC School of Music presents a month-long program of exciting Early Music concerts and recitals — featuring some of Vancouver's best Early Music musicians and up-and-coming performers. Read more

Prelude to Early Music Month...
Feb 27: Wednesday Noon Hours | Corina Marti harpsichord 
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall | $5 at the door (cash only) Learn More

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Mon Feb 25
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE

Tue Feb 26
Divisional Concert: Voice
7:30 pm, Old Auditorium
FREE

Wed Feb 27
Wednesday Noon Hours
Corina Marti harpsichord
Keyboard Music from 16th Century Poland
Preludes, fantasias, intabulations and dances.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
$5 at the door (cash only) | Learn more

Fri Mar 1
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.
For info, or to order tickets, call 604-822-6725. | Learn more

Fri Mar 1
Music on the Point: Concerts with Personality
Jose Franch-Ballester clarinet
Jane Coop piano
Stanford 3 Intermezzi, Op. 13
Weber Grand Duo concertant for clarinet and piano, Op. 48
Berg Four Pieces Op. 5
Brahms Sonata No. 1 in F minor for clarinet and piano, Op. 120, No. 1
7:30 pm, Barnett Hall
$20 Adults | $10 Students
Tickets available in advance at tickets.ubc.ca or in person at the Chan Centre Ticket Office. Tickets will also be available at the door (Barnett Hall) starting one hour before the performance (cash only).
A UTown@UBC Community Concert in partnership with the UBC School of Music.

Mon Mar 4   
UBC Early Music Ensembles
A concert of vocal and instrumental chamber music.
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE
This concert is part of Early Music Month at UBC.

Tue Mar 5
Divisional Concert: Winds, Brass & Percussion
12:00 noon, Barnett Hall
FREE
 

Student recitals

Visit our student recitals calendar to explore upcoming FREE concerts by our talented students! Note: These events are subject to change or cancellation without notice. Calendar view | Mobile-friendly calendar

Beyond the Gates

Sat Mar 2
Spirit(us) 
Christina Hutten harpsichord & Chloe Meyers violin
An evening of music and conversation
Exploring pathways to art, earth, and us
7:00 pm, St Anselm’s Anglican Church, 5210 University Blvd.
Tickets by donation at the door ($20 suggested) | More info

Sat Mar 2
Chan Centre Presents
Ladysmith Black Mambazo with Habib Koité and Bassekou Kouyate
Designated by Nelson Mandela as “South Africa’s cultural ambassadors to the world,” the nine-member a cappella ensemble Ladysmith Black Mambazo have for decades delivered messages of peace, love, and harmony through their music.

  • Arrive early to hear the newest ChanFare in the lobby. The ChanFare for March 2 is composed by UBC Music student Leslie Opatril and performed by Thunderbird Brass(Matheus Moraes trumpetSilas Friesen trumpetKristin Ranshaw hornKevin Jackson tromboneTakami Hayashii). ChanFares are commissioned by the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. They are written and performed by students from the UBC School of Music.

Main concert: 8:00 pm, Chan Centre
Tickets & info
Presented by Chan Centre for the Performing Arts.

In case you missed it...

Watch the UBC Choirs performance held on Feb 15 at the Chan Centre. "Stories" included Graeme Langager's I Will Lift Mine Eyes, and much more.

For further details and complete listings:
Concerts & Events Calendar | Monthly calendar view

Music Venue Key

Barnett HallRoy Barnett Recital Hall in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road | (prior to 2010: Recital Hall) 
Gessler Hall: Room 116 in the Music Building | 6361 Memorial Road
Old AudOld Auditorium — across from the Music Building | 6344 Memorial Road
Chan CentreChan Centre for the Performing Arts | 6265 Crescent Road