On a recent visit to the UBC Emerging Media Lab, Prof. Jonathan Girard and his graduate conducting students Jaelem Bhate and Zane Kistner tried their hands at conducting in virtual reality. Thanks to Saeed Dyanatkar for hosting!
In honour of the 20th anniversary of the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC Choirs and Symphony Orchestra perform Mozart's Requiem and Stephen Chatman's A Song of Joys on April 8th, 2017. With Drs. Graeme Langager and Jonathan Girard, conductors. Full event details here.
Enjoy the UBC Opera Ensemble with Jonathan Girard conductor and members of the UBC Symphony Orchestra in Choir Practice, recorded by the Canadian Music Centre. Choir Practice, a fresh, contemporary opera by librettist Tara Wohlberg and composer Stephen Chatman. An unlikely cast of misfits promises to take audiences on an entertaining ride through a choir rehearsal.