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TubaChristmas

Market Square 560 Johnson Street, Victoria, BC

44th Annual TubaChristmas Paul Beauchesne, conductor TubaChristmas returns to Market Square in downtown Victoria! Enjoy the euphonious tones of massed, low-brass instruments when more than 100 tuba and euphonium players from across the region unite for one of Victoria’s favourite holiday traditions. Donations will be accepted for the Times Colonist Christmas Fund, a charity that […]

Thank You Concert

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

A concert celebrating the achievements and talents of the many UVic School of Music students who receive generous support from our donors. Join us as we say thank you to our many supporters, concert-goers, and the community with this wonderful afternoon of music. Reception to follow. All are welcome to attend! VIEW THE PROGRAM   […]

Cello Masterclass with Peter Rejto

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

American and Australian cellist, Peter Rejto, has performed internationally since winning the 1972 international Young Concert Artists, Inc. award (New York).  He has concertized as soloist throughout North America, Europe, and South America with such orchestras as the St. Louis Symphony, Dallas Symphony, Ohio Chamber Orchestra, Filarmonica de Caracas, Venezuela, the California Chamber Symphony on […]

Cello Masterclass with Peter Rejto

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

American and Australian cellist, Peter Rejto, has performed internationally since winning the 1972 international Young Concert Artists, Inc. award (New York).  He has concertized as soloist throughout North America, Europe, and South America with such orchestras as the St. Louis Symphony, Dallas Symphony, Ohio Chamber Orchestra, Filarmonica de Caracas, Venezuela, the California Chamber Symphony on […]

Talking About Teaching with cellist Peter Rejto

Rm. B120, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

Cellist Peter Rejto shares experiences and thoughts on teaching, with plenty of time for questions and discussion in this informal guest presentation. American and Australian cellist, Peter Rejto, has performed internationally since winning the 1972 international Young Concert Artists, Inc. award (New York).  He has concertized as soloist throughout North America, Europe, and South America […]

Sound Genres: Exploring Sound as Foundational Practice

Various Rooms, MacLaurin Building University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

Sound Genres: Exploring Sound as Foundational Practice is conference hosted by the University of Victoria exploring electronically mediated sound and music genres in both academic settings (sound art, soundscape, electroacoustic etc.) and popular contexts (EDM, ambient, techno etc.). Artists, musicologists, anthropologists, and other participants from across Canada will convene to share their artistic and scholarly […]

Sound Genres Concert

David Lam Auditorium, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing, Victoria, BC

CONCERT PROGRAM Hildegard Westerkamp, Klavierklang     Rachel Iwaasa, piano and voice Matthew Haussman, ORAVIBE Sean Kiley, In a Mercurial Liminality Zosha Di Castri, The Dream Feed     Jane Chan, cello Paula Matthusen and Terri Hron, Etudes for Former Lives Nathaniel Ritter, Two Shorts     Leif Bradshaw, Voice ABOUT SOUND GENRES Sound Genres: […]

Quartet Fest West: Movie and Mozart

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

Violist Yariv Aloni joins the Lafayette String Quartet in Mozart's Viola Quintet in G minor, K. 516. You'll also have to opportunity to view the premiere screening of John Bolton's new film "Singing Through Generations." This short film features the LSQ performing Singing Through Generations, co-composed by Nicole Mandryk and Leila Lustig. It was recorded […]

Quartet Fest West: Participants’ Concert

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

For nearly two weeks, the young musicians of Quartet Fest West work intensely together learning new repertoire. This concert is the culmination of their hard work. Program TBA Reception to follow the concert Quartet Fest West runs from June 26-July 8 and offers an in-depth study of great chamber music literature with the world-renowned Lafayette […]

Lafayette String Quartet Final Concert (additional date) SOLD OUT

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, Victoria, BC

*Due to high demand, the Lafayette String Quartet has added an additional concert date to celebrate their retirement as a quartet. This concert will feature the same great repertoire as the finale on August 20. Tickets available here. Hear the Lafayette String Quartet plays gems from their tremendous history together as they give their final […]