Hot Sheet for the week of Apr. 8, 2019

“Don't play what's there; play what's not there.” ~ Miles Davis 

This week from the stages of UBC Music

Mon Apr 8
UBC Composers’ Concerts
New works by John Stetch, Frederick Lau, Greg Andersen, D.I. Danny Choi, Iván Salazar González, Jackson Bell, and Morten Yu.
7:00 pm, Barnett Hall
FREE | Repertoire & performers

Thu Apr 11
Tunes at Noon
John Stetch piano (MMus student)
Jazz standards, show tunes, transcriptions of classical works, original compositions by John Stetch, and more.
12:00 noon, Alumni Centre
 | Info & repertoire
Presented in collaboration with UBC Welcome Centre, UBC School of Music, Alumni UBC and UBC Arts and Culture District.

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

Thu Apr 11
Chan Centre Presents: Cristina Pato Quartet
Cristina Pato is a musical force to be reckoned with. A master of the gaita (Galician bagpipes), her sophisticated sound skirts the boundaries of jazz, classical, folk, and world music. 

  • Arrive early to hear the newest ChanFare in the lobby. April 11 ChanFare is composed by UBC Music student Michael Kirchmayerand performed by Thunderbird Brass (Matheus Moraes trumpetSilas Friesen trumpetKristin Ranshaw hornKevin Jackson trombone & Takami Hayashi tuba)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

Fri Apr 12
Saxophilia Saxophone Quartet
Julia Nolan soprano saxophone | Kris Covlin alto and tenor saxophones | David Branter alto & tenor saxophones Colin MacDonald (BMus'93) baritone saxophone | with special guest: Shirley Diamond alto saxophone
Music by Peter Hannan, Fred Stride, and others.
8:00 pm, VCC Auditorium, Broadway Campus
Tickets & info
Presented by the VCC Faculty Concert Series.

Sat Apr 13
Vancouver Symphony Spring Festival: Music & Power
Visions of Joy: Beethoven's 9th
Otto Tausk conductor
University Singers & Choral Union — Graeme Langager choral director
Ives The Unanswered Question | Beethoven Symphony No. 9
8:00 pm, Orpheum
Tickets & info
Presented by the Vancouver Symphony.

Sun Apr 14
Handel’s Coronation Anthems
Pacific Baroque Orchestra — Alexander Weimann music director
Vancouver Cantata Singers  Paula Kremer (BMus'94) VCS artistic director
Handel Coronation Anthems | Handel Ode to the Birthday of Queen Anne
3:00 pm, Chan Centre
Tickets & info
Presented by Early Music Vancouver.

Santa Sightings

Tue Apr 9
Music for a Spring Evening
Prof. Santa J. Ono cello, Sam Milner violinEmily Logan piano (DMA student)
Works by Arensky, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, and Chopin.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Great Hall, Green College, UBC
RSVP Required
More info
Presented by Green College.

Kudos and Concert

Composer, bandleader and conductor Jaelem Bhate (BMus’17, MMus student) has released his debut album, On the Edge, featuring his original works for jazz orchestra. Produced by UBC Music faculty Fred Stride, the recording showcases local greats from the Vancouver jazz scene, including several UBC Music students, alumni and faculty. Listen here

Wed Apr 17
Jaelem Bhate Jazz Orchestra
On the Edge Album Release Concert
8:00 pm, Frankie’s Jazz Club
$15 | Tickets & info | Facebook event
Presented by Vancouver Coastal Jazz & Blues Society.

In case you missed it

Watch video | UBC Choirs performed "One World" on April 5 at the Chan Centre.

On the Horizon

Wed Apr 17  
Bang! Festival
Electroacoustic music
Interactive Computer Music · 12:00 noon
Computer music generated in real time
Capstone Presentations · 2:00 pm
Students present demos of their research projects for the Minor in Applied Music Technology.
Bang! Festival Concert · 7:30 pm
Interactive multi-channel, multimedia works by the UBC Laptop Orchestra, featuring interactive dance, gesture and music controlling audio, video, and theatre lighting.
Location: Barnett Hall
FREE | More info

From wearable instruments to 3D-printed violins

Created eight years ago as a ‘laboratory where music meets technology,’ the Sonic UBC Laptop Sounds and Sensors Class has become a hothouse of innovation. | Read High Notes article

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
Alumni Centre: The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre | 6163 University Blvd