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January 2018

Guest Masterclass: Daniel Tones, percussion

Friday, January 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:20 am
Rm. B016, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts Daniel Tones, percussion (BMus '00) Daniel Tones is an award-winning percussionist currently teaching at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. He will lead a masterclass with School of Music percussion students.

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Guest Lecture: Owen Underhill, composer

Friday, January 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts Owen Underhill, composer, piano (BMus '75) Collaborations with Music and Dance: A Composer and Artistic Director's Perspective This seminar addresses various approaches to collaboration between composers and choreographers, and the challenges and rewards of presenting live dance with live music. Underhill will present excerpts of his compositions with dance including Imprint, The Faerie Queen, In Motion, and examples of the Turning Point Ensemble’s collaborations involving dance, including its original production of Erik Satie's Relâche. Owen…

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Guest Concert: Underhill & Tones

Saturday, January 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts Owen Underhill, piano (BMus '75) Daniel Tones, percussion (BMus '00) REConnected This unique duo performs music by Underhill, Javier Alvarez, Frederic Rzewski, and Linda Catlin Smith. Owen Underhill is active as a composer, conductor, artistic director and faculty member in the School for Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University. Daniel Tones is an award-winning percussionist currently teaching at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. With a history of collaborations over more than 15 years, they have collectively commissioned,…

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Aventa presents: Undivine Comedy

Sunday, January 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Aventa Ensemble presents the world premiere of Michael Finnissy's chamber opera, Undivine Comedy. Finnissy describes his 2017 opera as "a glimpse into the world at any time". Two people, doubling as a news team, cope with the ramifications of their personal choices and with what life throws at them – be it politics, insanity, revolution or just trying to keep ones head out of the sand… Directed by Bill Linwood, Aventa is pleased to welcome two outstanding vocalists, Canada’s Helen Pridmore and Britain’s Richard Morris. No stranger…

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Colloquium Series: The Scalability of the Creative System in the Recording Studio

Thursday, January 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rm. B120, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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UVic School of Music Colloquium Series presents: Dr. Paul Thompson (Leeds Beckett University) Working in concert with the graduate seminars in musicology and music technology, the School of Music’s new colloquium series brings together scholars, industry professionals and students to discuss current topics and trends related to music, sound and technology in the arts. All are invited to attend this weekly series of talks.

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