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September 2015

18 GUEST MASTERCLASS: Gordon Wolfe, trombone @ 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Gordon Wolfe, trombone (B.Mus '93)

School of Music alumnus, Gordon Wolfe (B.Mus '93) conducts a masterclass with School of Music trombone students. Wolfe is Principal Trombonist with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and teaches some of the best young brass players in Canada at the Glenn Gould School.

Gordon Wolfe will also present a concert on Saturday, September 19 at 8:00 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

19 GUEST CONCERT: Gordon Wolfe, trombone @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Gordon Wolfe, trombone (B.Mus '93)
With Vanessa May-Lok Lee, piano

Performing selections from their latest CD, Reflections, featuring music by Kulesha, Castérède, Hindemith, and McDougall.

School of Music alumnus, Gordon Wolfe (B.Mus '93) is Principal Trombonist with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and teaches some of the best young brass players in Canada at the Glenn Gould School.

Gordon Wolfe is also presenting a masterclass on Friday, September 18 at 12:30 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

20 GUEST CONCERT: Jorge Caballero, guitar **RESCHEDULED FROM SEPT 27** @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Jorge Caballero, guitar

Peruvian-born virtuoso Jorge Caballero performs works for solo guitar. Described as ‘masterly’ (New York Times) and ‘One like no other’ (Marler Zeitung), Caballero is regarded as one of the true elite in the guitar world. Winner of the Naumberg International Competition, he has performed in Alice Tully Hall (NYC), Library of Congress, Metropolitan Museum Series, and throughout the US, Mexico, South America, and Europe.

Caballero will also present a masterclass on Monday, September 21 at 2:30 p.m in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

 

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

21 GUEST MASTERCLASS: Jorge Caballero, guitar @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Jorge Caballero, guitar

Peruvian-born virtuoso Jorge Caballero leads a masterclass with School of Music guitar students. Described as ‘masterly’ (New York Times) and ‘One like no other’ (Marler Zeitung), Caballero is regarded as one of the true elite in the guitar world. Winner of the Naumberg International Competition, he has performed in Alice Tully Hall (NYC), Library of Congress, Metropolitan Museum Series, and throughout the US, Mexico, South America, and Europe.

Caballero will also present a solo recital on Sunday, September 20 at 8:00 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

22 LIEDER AT LUNCH @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

On the Road

An exploration of the German Lied repertoire with Sharon and Harald Krebs—the traditional Unterwegs (On the Road) recital. Bring your lunch!

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Rm. B037, B-Wing

Free admission

25 FRIDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

Tune in here for the live broadcast.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

25 GRADUATE RECITAL: Emily Armour, piano @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Pianist Emily Armour presents her first-year graduate recital.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

29 FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Snizek, Hood, Mares @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Suzanne Snizek, flute
Joanna Hood, viola

Michelle Mares, piano

Performing Six Year Interlude by Nebojsa Macura, Maurice Duruflé's Prelude, Recitatif et Variations Op. 3, Bohuslav Martinu's Trio, and selections by Mieczyslaw Weinberg and Elisenda Fabregas.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students, seniors & alumni
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30 GRADUATING RECITAL: Keenan Mittag-Degala, percussion @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Percussionist Keenan Mittag-Degala presents his Bachelor of Music graduating recital.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

October 2015
01 10th ANNUAL LAFAYETTE HEALTH AWARENESS FORUM @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Power of Music on Emotion and Health: 10 years of the Lafayette Health Forum

Guest Presenters:
Lee Bartel, PhD, Professor and Associate Dean – Research, Acting Director of Music and Health Research Collaboratory, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
Johanne Brodeur, PhD, MTA, Music Therapy Department Head, Victoria Conservatory of Music
Brian Christie, PhD, Director of the Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of Victoria.

For ten years, UVic’s quartet-in-residence, the Lafayette String Quartet, has joined with health professionals to bring expert information to our community on various health topics that affect us all. In this anniversary year, the quartet has chosen to celebrate and explore the connections of health and music—a subject very dear to their hearts.

To reserve a seat, visit lafayettestringquartet.ca/
To be informed of future events, sign up at lists.uvic.ca/mailman/listinfo/lafayettehealth

MACLAURIN BUILDING - David Lam Auditorium, Rm. A144

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02 FRIDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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03 EMERGING ARTISTS ALUMNI SERIES: Music by Justin Boechler @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Featuring compositions by Justin Boechler (M.Mus '13)

With School of Music alumni performers Brad Justason (saxophone), Alexei Paish (percussion), Kimberley Shepherd (piano), and Anna Shill (soprano) as well as the Proteus Saxophone Quartet.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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05 GUEST CONCERT: Ilya Poletaev, piano @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Ilya Poletaev, piano (Montreal)

Pianist Ilya Poletaev, Assistant Professor at McGill's Schulich School of Music, is quickly becoming recognized as one of today’s most original and compelling artists. Performing Bach’s French Overture, BWV 831, J.K.Fischer’s Passacaille, Chaconne by Carl Nielsen, Yevgeniy Sharlat’s Chaconne, and Franz Liszt’s Sonata in B minor.

Poletaev will also present a piano masterclass on Tuesday, October 6 at 3:30 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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06 GUEST MASTERCLASS: Ilya Poletaev, piano @ 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Ilya Poletaev, piano (Montreal)

Pianist Ilya Poletaev, Assistant Professor at McGill's Schulich School of Music, is quickly becoming recognized as one of today’s most original and compelling artists. Poletaev will conduct a masterclass with School of Music piano students.

Poletaev will also present a piano concert on Monday, October 5 at 8:00 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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07 ALUMNI CONCERT SERIES: duo526 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

duo526
Featuring Kerry DuWors, violin (B.Mus '01) & Futaba Niekawa, piano


Performing works by Leoš Janáček, Ottorino Respighi, Elliot Weisgarber and Joaquin Turina.

duo526 is dedicated to creative thought and the art of listening through the performance of a vast repertoire from standard Classical to contemporary music. 

Hailed as a “dynamic performer,” violinist Kerry DuWors was winner of the 26th Eckhardt-Gramatté Competition and currently Associate Professor at Brandon University. She has collaborated with internationally acclaimed soloists and chamber music ensembles, and has given performances across Canada, the U.S., Mexico, Italy, Germany, Japan, and New Zealand. Pianist, Futaba Niekawa is a multi-faceted artist, active as a soloist, collaborator, improviser, pedagogue, and harpsichordist. She is Visiting Professor of Collaborative Piano at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. DuWors will also conduct a masterclass with School of Music string students on Tuesday, October 6 at 1:30 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students & seniors
Free for UVic Alumni with valid ONECard

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09 FRIDAYMUSIC: Piano @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music piano students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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13 LIEDER AT LUNCH @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Lang und…

An exploration of the German Lied repertoire with Sharon and Harald Krebs. In this recital, the duo compares Josephine Lang's settings of particular poems with those of other composers. Bring your lunch!

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Rm. B037, B-Wing

Free admission

14 FLUTE MASTERCLASS WITH DR. SUZANNE SNIZEK @ 12:30pm - 2:20pm

A flute masterclass open to all serious flutists of any age with School of Music Professor, Dr. Suzanne Snizek. Featured performers will include two current UVic students and up to four visiting students playing solo flute works.

An informal reception will follow.

Visiting flutists interested in performing should contact Dr. Snizek at ssnizek@uvic.ca.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

14 EMERGING ARTISTS ALUMNI SERIES: Brasstastic @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Victoria-based brass quintet, Brasstastic, featuring School of Music alumni Becky Major (B.Mus ’12) & Alana Johnson (B.Mus ‘11), trumpets, Norbert Ziegler (B.Mus ‘08 & M.Mus ’11), horn, Liam Caveney (B.Mus ‘15), trombone, and Kory Major (B.Mus ‘10), tuba.

Performing music by Chris Hazell, Samuel Scheidt, Giovanni Gabrieli, Victor Ewald, and many others.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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16 FRIDAYMUSIC: Strings @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music string students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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16 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA WIND SYMPHONY @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Fall Colours
Dr. Gerald King, conductor

Featuring student soloists Marcella Barz and Erin Onyschtschuk performing Mendelssohn’s Concertpiece No. 2, Op. 114. The program also includes works by Eric Whitacre, Julie Giroux, and others. UVic's Wind Symphony is recognized as one of the premiere performing wind ensembles in the Pacific Northwest.

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UNIVERSITY CENTRE - Farquhar Auditorium

$15 regular / $10 seniors & alumni / $5 students

Tickets complimentary for UVic students with valid ID, if reserved up to 48 hours in advance, or $5 at the door. $5 tickets are available for students in grade 12 or under if reserved up to 48 hours in advance. Accompanying parents & guardians also qualify for $5 pricing.

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17 FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Patrick Boyle, trumpet @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

With The Capital City Syncopators:
Avram Devon-McGatherty – banjo and vocals
Ruben Weir – guitar and vocals
Chris Herbst – lap steel and vocals
Don Cox – sousaphone
Matt Pease – drums and percussion

Jazz professor Dr. Patrick Boyle joins Victoria's most exciting dance band for an unforgettable evening guaranteed to swing. The Capital City Syncopators play prohibition-era jazz and country swing but with a distinct modern edge. This eccentric 5-piece band plays hot jazz, novelty songs, and hits from the 1980's.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students, seniors & alumni
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18 VIOLIN CLASS RECITAL @ 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Featuring violin students from the studio of Sharon Stanis.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

20 TUESDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

23 FRIDAYMUSIC: Guitar @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music guitar students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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24 FACULTY CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Featuring School of Music Performance Faculty

A program chosen by and in celebration of Dr. Michelle Fillion, Head of Musicology, on her retirement.

Works to include Beethoven's Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 97, "Archduke" and An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98, Schubert's Quartettsatz D. 703 and Faisandage et Galimafrée Suite by Gordon Mumma.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students, seniors & alumni
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25 STUDENT COMPOSERS CONCERT @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Featuring original compositions by students in the School of Music Composition program.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

27 TUESDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

30 FRIDAYMUSIC: Brass @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music brass students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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30 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA ORCHESTRA @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

White Heat
Aliayta Foon-Dancoes, violin (UVic Concerto Competition Winner)
Ajtony Csaba, conductor

Performing:
Mendelssohn – Die Hebriden, Op. 26 “Fingal’s Cave”
Sibelius – Violin Concerto
Copland – Rodeo Suite

This concert will be broadcast live on CFUV 101.9 FM
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UNIVERSITY CENTRE - Farquhar Auditorium

$15 regular / $10 seniors & alumni / $5 students

Tickets complimentary for UVic students with valid ID, if reserved up to 48 hours in advance, or $5 at the door. $5 tickets are available for students in grade 12 or under if reserved up to 48 hours in advance. Accompanying parents & guardians also qualify for $5 pricing.

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November 2015
01 FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Music by Czech Composers @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Featuring Suzanne Snizek, flute & Michelle Mares, piano

Performing works by Martinu, Janačèk and Feld.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students, seniors & alumni
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02 GRADUATING RECITAL: Elizabeth Clarke, piano @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Pianist Elizabeth Clarke presents her Masters of Music graduating recital.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

03 TUESDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

04 GRADUATE RECITAL: Betty Waynne Allison, soprano @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Soprano Betty Waynne Allison presents her first-year graduate recital.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

06 FRIDAYMUSIC: Chamber Singers @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Eternal Light: A Requiem
Featuring the University of Victoria Chamber Singers

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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13 FRIDAYMUSIC: Woodwinds @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music woodwind students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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14 TROMBONE CLASS RECITAL @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Featuring violin students from the studio of Scott MacInnes.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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15 FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Lafayette String Quartet @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm

UVic’s acclaimed quartet-in-residence, the Lafayette String Quartet, performs works by Shostakovich and Dvořák.

On the program:
Shostakovich – Prelude and Scherzo, Op. 11
Shostakovich – Quartet No. 5 in E flat, Op. 92
Dvořák – Quartet No. 12 in F Major, Op. 96 “American”

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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16 GUEST CONCERT: Daan Vandewalle, piano @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Belgian pianist Daan Vandewalle plays music of American contemporary composers Gordon Mumma (Victoria/California) and Alvin Curran (Rome).

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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17 GUEST CONCERT: Benny Sluchin, trombone @ 12:00pm - 1:20pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Benny Sluchin, trombone

A member of the Ensemble InterContemporain (dir. Pierre Boulez) since 1976, Benny Sluchin specializes in brass acoustics and extended techniques. Performing music for trombone and electronics by Paul Steenhuisen and Keith Hamel.

Sluchin will also present a trombone masterclass on Tuesday, November 17 at 2:30 p.m. in MacLaurin B037. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

17 GUEST MASTERCLASSES: Laurence Kayaleh, violin & Elizabeth Dolin, cello @ 12:30pm - 2:20pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Laurence Kayaleh, violin & Elizabeth Dolin, cello (Montreal)

International concert performer, Laurence Kayaleh, is professor at the University of Montreal. Elizabeth Dolin has earned a solid reputation as one of Canada’s finest cellists, in demand as a recitalist throughout Canada and the United States. They will conduct masterclasses with School of Music violin and cello students.

Kayaleh and Dolin will also present a concert on Wednesday, November 18 at 12:30 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Rm. B016, B-Wing

Free admission

17 GUEST MASTERCLASS: Benny Sluchin, trombone @ 2:30pm - 3:20pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Benny Sluchin, trombone

Trombonist Benny Sluchin leads a masterclass with School of Music trombone students. A member of the Ensemble InterContemporain (dir. Pierre Boulez) since 1976, Sluchin specializes in brass acoustics and extended techniques.

Sluchin will also present a concert on Tuesday, November 17 at 12:00 p.m. in the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Rm. B037, B-Wing

Free admission

18 GUEST CONCERT: Laurence Kayaleh, violin & Elizabeth Dolin, cello @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Laurence Kayaleh, violin & Elizabeth Dolin, cello (Montreal)

Performing works for violin and cello by Glière, Kodaly, and Ravel.

International concert performer, Laurence Kayaleh, is professor at the University of Montreal. Elizabeth Dolin has earned a solid reputation as one of Canada’s finest cellists, in demand as a recitalist throughout Canada and the United States.

Kayaleh and Dolin will also present string masterclasses on Tuesday, November 17 at 12:30 p.m. in MacLaurin Rm. B016. Admission is free.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

20 FRIDAYMUSIC: Voice @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music voice students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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20 SONIC LAB @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Workers Union
Ajtony Csaba, conductor

UVic's contemporary music ensemble performs Louis Andriessen's Workers Union and Hout, as well as Elliott Carter's Flute Concerto.

This concert will be broadcast live on CFUV 101.9 FM

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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21 FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Alexander Dunn, guitar @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Performing his adaptations of lute and cello works by Bach, 12 Miniature Preludes by Allan Wilcocks, and Joaquin Turina's Sonata. Classical guitarist Alexander Dunn has performed to enthusiastic acclaim around the globe. In solo recital, concerto, and chamber music he is consistently praised for his musicality, technique and rich sound.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$18 regular / $14 students, seniors & alumni
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22 PIANO CLASS RECITAL @ 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Featuring students from the studio of May Ling Kwok.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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22 UVIC VOCAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Fall Showcase: Too Hot To Sleep in Winter
Wendell Clanton, director

The UVic Vocal Jazz Ensemble performs original and inspiring arrangements in a fun-filled audience engaging evening.  

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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23 GUEST MASTERCLASS: Rachel Mercer, cello @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Rachel Mercer, cello (Ontario)

Rachel Mercer leads a masterclass with School of Music cello students.

Rachel Mercer is currently guest principal cellist for the National Arts Centre Orchestra and the Canadian Opera Company. She performs with Ensemble Made In Canada, the Mercer-Park Duo, the Seiler Trio, Art of Time Ensemble, Group of 27, and is Artistic Director of the "5 at the First" Chamber Music Series in Hamilton.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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24 TUESDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

25 STRING CHAMBER CONCERT @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Featuring students from the studios of the Lafayette String Quartet.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, Rm B125

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26 GUITAR CLASS RECITAL @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Featuring students from the studio of Dr. Alexander Dunn in an eclectic program of solo and ensemble works.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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27 FRIDAYMUSIC: Percussion @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring School of Music percussion students in a concert of varied repertoire.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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27 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA WIND SYMPHONY @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Song and Dance
Dr. Gerald King, conductor

Featuring School of Music alumni, David Michaux and Matthew McConchie, performing Turrin's Fandango for trumpet/trombone solo and wind ensemble, plus Scotch Strathspey and Reel by Grainger. UVic's Wind Symphony is recognized as one of the premiere performing wind ensembles in the Pacific Northwest.

Tune in here for the live broadcast.

UNIVERSITY CENTRE - Farquhar Auditorium

$15 regular / $10 seniors & alumni / $5 students

Tickets complimentary for UVic students with valid ID, if reserved up to 48 hours in advance, or $5 at the door. $5 tickets are available for students in grade 12 or under if reserved up to 48 hours in advance. Accompanying parents & guardians also qualify for $5 pricing.

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27 GUEST CONCERT: Joshua Peters, violin & Katherine Dowling, piano @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Orion Series in Fine Arts presents
Joshua Peters, violin & Katherine Dowling, piano
Winners of the 2015 Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition

Violinist Joshua Peters, currently studying with Ian Swensen at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, also won first prize at the WMC Doris McClellan Competition in 2014. Praised by the New York Times for her “crystalline performances, gestural expressiveness, and careful attention to color”, award-winning Canadian pianist Katherine Dowling has performed across North America and the United Kingdom.

On the program:
Vivian Fung – Birdsong (2012)
Alfred Schnittke – Sonata No. 2 for violin and piano "Quasi una Sonata"
John Estacio – Shades of a Romance
Jordan Pal – Into the Ether
Mieczyslaw Weinberg – Sonata No. 5 for violin and piano

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

28 UVIC JAZZ ENSEMBLE @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Mostly Monk: Celebrating Thelonious Monk
Dr. Patrick Boyle, director

This concert will be broadcast live on CFUV 101.9 FM

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

$15 regular / $10 students, seniors & alumni
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30 GRADUATING RECITAL: David P. Gagnon, conducting @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

David P. Gagnon presents his Masters of Music graduating recital in conducting.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

December 2015
01 TUESDAYMUSIC @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring School of Music students.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation

02 GRADUATING RECITAL: Justin Malchow, horn @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Justin Malchow presents his Bachelor of Music graduating recital for horn.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

03 AFRICAN PERCUSSION CONCERT @ 10:30am - 11:20am

The thirty-member percussion ensemble from MUS 108 African Hand Drumming perform a repertoire of rhythms on djembe, balafon and dundun.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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03 DON WRIGHT SYMPHONIC WINDS @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Dr. Michael Keddy, conductor

Featuring student musicians from across the UVic campus.

UNIVERSITY CENTRE - Farquhar Auditorium

$15 regular / $10 seniors & alumni / $5 students

Tickets complimentary for UVic students with valid ID, if reserved up to 48 hours in advance, or $5 at the door. $5 tickets are available for students in grade 12 or under if reserved up to 48 hours in advance. Accompanying parents & guardians also qualify for $5 pricing.

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04 FRIDAYMUSIC: Student Composers @ 12:30pm - 1:20pm

Featuring new music by School of Music composition students.

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MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

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04 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA CHOIRS @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Sing, Choirs of Angels!
Featuring the UVic Chorus, Chamber Singers, Women's Choir and Vocal Jazz Ensemble.

The UVic Choirs return by popular demand to present a gift of choral music to the Greater Victoria community in their second annual joint concert.
With Adam Con, Garry Froese, Wendell Clanton & Susan Young, conductors.

Christ Church Cathedral (Quadra St. at Rockland Ave.) -

Admission by donation

06 UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA ORCHESTRA @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Louise Hung, piano (UVic Concerto Competition Winner)
Ajtony Csaba, conductor

Performing:
Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4, Op. 58

Tune in here for the Listen! Live broadcast.

UNIVERSITY CENTRE - Farquhar Auditorium

$15 regular / $10 seniors & alumni / $5 students

Tickets complimentary for UVic students with valid ID, if reserved up to 48 hours in advance, or $5 at the door. $5 tickets are available for students in grade 12 or under if reserved up to 48 hours in advance. Accompanying parents & guardians also qualify for $5 pricing.

Buy tickets and parking passes here

07 GRADUATING RECITAL: Natasha Paschenko, guitar @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Guitarist Natasha Paschenko presents her Bachelor of Music graduating recital.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Free admission

12 TUBACHRISTMAS @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Paul Beauchesne, conductor

TUBACHRISTMAS returns to Market Square with 70 tubas and euphoniums playing your Christmas favourites.
Donations accepted for the Times Colonist Christmas Fund.

Market Square (560 Johnson Street) -

Admission by donation

13 TUBACHRISTMAS REPRISE @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Paul Beauchesne, conductor

Featuring soloists and ensembles from the class of Paul Beauchesne.
Money raised will benefit local tuba and euphonium projects.

MACLAURIN BUILDING - Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing

Admission by donation


 

 

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