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September 2017

First Year Graduate Recital: Heather Richards, trumpet

Wednesday, September 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Heather Richards presents her first year Masters of Music graduate recital in trumpet.

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Guest Masterclass: Matt Palmer, guitar

Wednesday, September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rm. B120, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Guest Masterclass with Matt Palmer Guitarist Matt Palmer has appeared as a soloist throughout the United States, Europe, Mexico, Canada, South America, and the Caribbean. A recent recipient of the “Up and Coming Guitarist of the Year” award by Guitar International Magazine, Matt has been described by critics as “a young artist about to make a real dent in the world of classical guitar” (Premier Guitar Magazine), “highly expressive and technically virtuosic” (Modern Guitars Magazine), “a truly accomplished and refined…

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Guest Masterclass: James Ehnes, violin

Friday, September 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 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 in partnership with the Victoria Symphony James Ehnes, violin Grammy Award Winner James Ehnes is one of Canada’s most beloved violinists, known for his virtuosity and probing musicianship. He has performed in over 35 countries on five continents, appearing regularly in the world’s great concert halls and with many of the most celebrated orchestras and conductors. Ehnes will lead a masterclass with School of Music string students. All are welcome to attend!    

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Guest Q&A: James Ehnes, violin

Friday, September 29 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 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 in partnership with the Victoria Symphony James Ehnes, violin Grammy Award Winner James Ehnes is one of Canada’s most beloved violinists, known for his virtuosity and probing musicianship. He has performed in over 35 countries on five continents, appearing regularly in the world’s great concert halls and with many of the most celebrated orchestras and conductors. Bring your questions to this open discussion and Q&A hosted by members of the School of Music performance faculty.…

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October 2017

12th Annual Lafayette Health Awareness Forum

Thursday, October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
David Lam Auditorium, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Our Vital Brain: Being mindful about optimal health The members of the Lafayette String Quartet are joined by experts to explore how mindfulness and new understandings of the workings of our brain affect our overall health. This free forum brings health professionals and community members together each year to discuss and learn about health issues that affect us all. Reserve seats at: lafayettestringquartet.ca Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Friday, October 6 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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UVic Wind Symphony & Oak Bay High Band

Thursday, October 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dave Dunnet Community Theatre, Oak Bay High, 2121 Cadboro Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC V8R 5G7 Canada
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The UVic Wind Symphony, conducted by Mike Keddy, performs with the Oak Bay High band.

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Friday, October 13 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music piano students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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UVic Wind Symphony

Friday, October 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dave Dunnet Community Theatre, Oak Bay High, 2121 Cadboro Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC V8R 5G7 Canada
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Forgotten Memories Dr. Michael Keddy, conductor Program TBA

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Faculty Chamber Concert & Dinner: French Connections

Saturday, October 14 @ 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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50TH ANNIVERSARY SIGNATURE EVENT Faculty Chamber Music Series French Connections: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Saint-Saëns Featuring School of Music faculty and alumni With special guests Gregor Craigie and Donovan Waters, narrators And Owen Underhill, conductor UVic School of Music faculty and alumni will join on stage with some special guests for a 50th anniversary celebratory concert of stories and songs. The program features Igor Stravinsky’s theatrical masterpiece L’Histoire du soldat, Camille Saint-Saëns’ humorous and fun-loving Carnival of the Animals, and Rapsodie nègre…

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Guest Lecture: Klisala Harrison, ethnomusicologist

Monday, October 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
David Lam Auditorium, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts Lecture Klisala Harrison, ethnomusicologist (BMus '97) How Music Can Help: Human Rights Deficits and Early Deaths in Urban Poverty In this special lecture-presentation, Klisala will look at how popular and Indigenous musics are used in Canadian efforts to address human rights deficits occurring in poverty, which academics and activists link to premature deaths, as well as how music can benefit urban poor in life-affirming ways. Klisala Harrison is Academy of Finland Research Scholar at the…

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Guest Talk: Tanya Tagaq & Christine Duncan

Tuesday, October 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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The Adaskin Series in partnership with the Victoria Symphony Tanya Tagaq, Adaskin Visitor, 2017 With Christine Duncan, Director, Element Choir Discussion: Creative Collaboration in the Music Industry Hosted by Dr. Patrick Boyle Canadian Inuk experimental vocalist and artist, Tanya Tagaq, won the Polaris Prize for best Canadian album in 2014 and has played to major festivals and packed houses all over the world. Tagaq blends throat singing with electronic, classical, punk and rock music. Her latest album, Retribution, is a complex, political portrait of…

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Workshop: Tanya Tagaq & Christine Duncan

Tuesday, October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:20 pm
David Lam Auditorium, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, A-Wing
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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The Adaskin Series in partnership with the Victoria Symphony Tanya Tagaq, Adaskin Visitor, 2017 With Christine Duncan, Director, Element Choir Tanya Tagaq and Christine Duncan lead the UVic Chorus in an improvisation workshop exploring texture, timbre, rhythmic patterns and extended vocal techniques. Members of the community are welcome to observe. Canadian Inuk experimental vocalist and artist, Tanya Tagaq, won the Polaris Prize for best Canadian album in 2014 and has played to major festivals and packed houses all over the world. Tagaq…

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Lieder at Lunch

Wednesday, October 18 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Lieder at Lunch: Mom and Pop Songs With Sharon Krebs, soprano Harald Krebs, piano An exploration of the German Lied (song) repertoire with Sharon and Harald Krebs. Bring your lunch!

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Fridaymusic

Friday, October 20 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music string students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Faculty Concert: Boyle, McFetridge & Young

Sunday, October 22 @ 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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Faculty Concert Series Sounding Now: Boyle, McFetridge & Young Patrick Boyle, trumpet George McFetridge, piano James Young, double bass A concert of original compositions, improvisations, and live music for silent film featuring some of Canada’s most provocative improvising composers. Fans of fresh sounds won’t want to miss this! This is no ordinary trio. While their shared experience in jazz is the starting point for this music, their sound typically ends up in a place not easily classifiable. This group shares…

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Tuesdaymusic

Tuesday, October 24 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 3, 2018

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students.

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Friday, October 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music voice students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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UVic Orchestra

Friday, October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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A Tribute to Maureen Forrester Featuring: Noa Frenkel, contralto Benjamin Butterfield, tenor Ajtony Csaba, conductor Program: Howard Shore/text by Elizabeth Cotnoir: L'Aube, a song cycle for Mezzo Soprano and Orchestra* Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth) Richard Wagner: Rienzi Overture This program honours the extraordinary Canadian mezzo-soprano Maureen Forrester. An artist who achieved great acclaim, Forrester was also a generous teacher whose legacy carries on through her many students. As an international superstar who…

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UVic Chamber Singers

Saturday, October 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Autumn Songs Susan Young, director Featuring the UVic Chamber Singers with soloists and ensembles from the School of Music voice section.

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Student Composers Concert

Saturday, October 28 @ 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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Featuring original compositions by students in the School of Music Composition program. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Graduating Recital: Matthew Sabo, piano

Monday, October 30 @ 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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Pianist Matthew Sabo presents his Bachelor of Music graduating recital.

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Tuesdaymusic

Tuesday, October 31 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students.

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November 2017

Guest Concert: Katz & Kiffner

Wednesday, November 1 @ 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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Play Like a Girl Luanne Warner Katz, percussion & voice Paula Kiffner, cello  Play Like a Girl is a 70-minute "concept” performance by multi-percussionist Luanne Warner Katz, featuring pieces chosen for their dynamic sounds and timbres and subtle inter-relationships. Much like the intimate—and now rare— experience of listening to a record album from start to finish without interruption, the works on this concert are performed without intermission, linked by sonic interludes and vocalizations. The program title comes from the piece of the same…

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Fridaymusic

Friday, November 3 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music brass students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Faculty Concert: Lafayette String Quartet

Saturday, November 4 @ 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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After wowing audiences with their 30th anniversary performance of the Shostakovich cycle last season, Victoria's beloved string quartet enters a new decade with music by Schubert, Shostakovich and Beethoven. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Violin Studio Recital

Sunday, November 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music violin students from the studio of Sharon Stanis.

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Tuesdaymusic

Tuesday, November 7 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students.

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Friday, November 10 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music woodwind students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Sonic Lab

Friday, November 10 @ 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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It's tricky... Ajtony Csaba, conductor UVic's new music ensemble presents chamber works from reference composers of the contemporary repertory, including pieces by Georges Aperghis, Oscar Bianchi, Prins, and Simon Steen-Anderson. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Friday, November 17 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music percussion students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Guitar Studio Recital

Friday, November 17 @ 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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UVic School of Music guitar students from the studio of Dr. Alexander Dunn perform solo and ensemble repertoire. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Guest Masterclass: Michelle Cheramy, flute

Saturday, November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Dr. Michelle Cheramy is currently Associate Professor of Music at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Acclaimed for her “...sensitive, lyrical playing (and masterful technique)...” (The Telegram), Cheramy is an artist recognized for the beauty of her sound, the fluidity of her playing and her interpretive skills in a wide range of repertoire. A compelling exponent of music from the eighteenth to the twenty-first centuries, Michelle enjoys a diverse performing career that embraces solo and collaborative work.

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Guest Concert: Trinitas Chamber Ensemble

Saturday, November 18 @ 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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Currents of the Third Stream Featuring: Michelle Cheramy, flute Phil Roberts, piano Nathan Cook, cello Join Trinitas Chamber Ensemble for a program of contemporary chamber music that dips its toes into the world of jazz. Featuring works by Nikolai Kapustin, Astor Piazzola and Lowell Liebermann. Born from a desire to explore the fringes of standard classical chamber music and to present engaging, off-beat performances, Trinitas is Eastern Canada’s premiere flute/cello/piano chamber ensemble. Taking its name from the Latin word for…

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Piano Studio Recital

Sunday, November 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music piano students from the studio of May Ling Kwok. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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UVic Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Sunday, November 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Fall Showcase: Night-Blooming Jasmine Wendell Clanton, director An audience favourite, the UVic Vocal Jazz Ensemble sings songs of rescue and romance performed by studio groups and combos. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Tuesdaymusic

Tuesday, November 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 3, 2018

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students.

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Guest Masterclass: Xavier Jara, guitar

Thursday, November 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rm. B016, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Stunning American classical guitarist Xavier Jara has taken first prize at numerous international competitions, including the prestigious 2016 GFA International Concert Artist Competition. Victoria Guitar Society Concert: Friday, November 24 | 7:30 PM Details and tickets at: http://victoriaguitarsociety.ca/?page_id=2

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Friday, November 24 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert featuring music by UVic School of Music composition students . This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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UVic Wind Symphony

Friday, November 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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Dr. Michael Keddy, conductor Program TBA

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UVic Jazz Ensemble

Saturday, November 25 @ 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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UVic Jazz Plays Buster Keaton Dr. Patrick Boyle, director The daring and provocative improvising composers of the UVic Jazz Ensemble present a live soundtrack to the 1926 Buster Keaton classic film "The General." More than a concert, this is an immersive and interactive experience in sound and vision. Please consider bringing a non-perishable donation for the UVic Campus Food Bank. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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String Chamber Concert

Sunday, November 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music string students from the chamber music class of the Lafayette String Quartet. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Tuesdaymusic

Tuesday, November 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 3, 2018

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students.

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Don Wright Symphonic Winds

Thursday, November 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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Light & Dark Dr. Michael Keddy, conductor Don Wright Symphonic Winds brings student musicians together from all across the UVic campus to perform concert band repertoire. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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December 2017

Open House

Friday, December 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Various Rooms, MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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A Day in the Life at the School of Music Get a glimpse into the life of a music student when the School of Music opens its doors to the public for the day. Take a tour of the facilities, attend a concert, lecture or masterclass, and discover what interesting research is underway. This will be a great opportunity to meet students and faculty or to connect with fellow alumni. All are welcome! Schedule TBA

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50th Anniversary Reunion

Friday, December 1 @ 12:00 pm - Sunday, December 3 @ 5:00 pm
Various Rooms, MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Inviting all School of Music alumni from near and far! We welcome you back to campus to reconnect with fellow alumni. Mix and mingle at the dinner party on Friday, attend concerts, fun activities, or a campus tour, perform on the Phillip T. Young Recital Hall stage in an “Open Mic” concert. Details and registration at: finearts.uvic.ca/music/50th

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Friday, December 1 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music guitar students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Guest Masterclass: DuWors & Runge

Friday, December 1 @ 2:30 pm - 4:20 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts Kerry DuWors, violin (BMus '01) Stephen Runge, piano (BMus '01) Kerry DuWors and Stephen Runge lead a chamber music masterclass with School of Music students. Canadian violinist, chamber musician and educator, Kerry DuWors, has been praised as a “dynamic performer” (Scott St. John) with “fearless competence” (Winnipeg Free Press). Kerry is the first prize winner of the 26th E-Gré National Music Competition and is a three-time winner of the Canada Council’s Musical Instrument Bank Competition.…

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Workshop: Music in Motion

Saturday, December 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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This fun-filled workshop with Dr. Adam Jonathan Con was created with every age group in mind to experience meaningful musical moments through listening and physical expression. This particular blend of Dalcroze, Laban, Eichenberger, Alexander, and Tai Chi philosophies can only be experienced here! Dr. Con is a conductor, a visionary, a respected teacher of choral conducting and Tai Chi Chuan, and a leader in the advocacy of music education. A native of Vancouver and a third generation Chinese Canadian, his…

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Guest Concert: DuWors (violin) & Runge (piano)

Saturday, December 2 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 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 Kerry DuWors, violin (BMus '01) Stephen Runge, piano (BMus '01) From 1917 in 2017 In a concert of music from 1917, this dynamic alumni duo perform works by Debussy, Ravel, Fauré, Elgar and Rachmaninoff. Canadian violinist, chamber musician and educator, Kerry DuWors, has been praised as a “dynamic performer” (Scott St. John) with “fearless competence” (Winnipeg Free Press). Kerry is the first prize winner of the 26th E-Gré National Music Competition and is a three-time…

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UVic Chorus & Orchestra: Gala Concert

Saturday, December 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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50TH ANNIVERSARY SIGNATURE EVENT Timothy Vernon, guest conductor Arthur Rowe, piano Merrie Klazek, trumpet  We are thrilled to welcome Timothy Vernon as guest conductor on this special occasion. Founding artistic director of Pacific Opera Victoria, Maestro Vernon has earned the admiration of audiences and fashioned POV into one of the city’s true cultural treasures. Maestro Vernon will conduct the UVic Chorus & Orchestra in G. F. Handel’s Utrecht Te Deum, Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis, and Beethoven’s Coriolanus Overture. As an added…

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TubaChristmas

Saturday, December 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Market Square, 560 Johnson Street
Victoria, BC V8W 3C6 Canada
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38th Annual TubaChristmas Paul Beauchesne, conductor The euphonious tones of massed, low-brass instruments can be heard once again when more than 70 tubas and euphoniums unite for one of Victoria’s favourite holiday traditions. Donations accepted for the Times Colonist Christmas Fund.

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January 2018

Faculty Concert: Suzanne Snizek, flute

January 7, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Suzanne Snizek, flute With Yoomi Kim, piano Flutist Suzanne Snizek is a specialist on suppressed music during WWII. This unique program relates to the Holocaust era and its cultural impact, with works by Dick Kattenburg (1919-1943), Mieczyslaw Weinberg (1919-1996) and Boris Blacher (1903-1975). Kattenburg, a Dutch composer of Jewish descent, was a composition pupil of Leo Smit; both composers were extraordinary talents who were ultimately murdered in concentration camps. Weinberg, a close colleague and friend of Dmitri Shostakovich, survived the…

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Lieder at Lunch

January 10, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Gespräche über Bäume (Tree Songs) With Sharon Krebs, soprano Harald Krebs, piano An exploration of the German Lied (song) repertoire with Sharon and Harald Krebs, and special guest UVic alumnus Nick Fairbank (composer and baritone). Bring your lunch!

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Guest Masterclass: Daniel Tones, percussion

January 12, 2018 @ 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

January 12, 2018 @ 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

January 13, 2018 @ 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, composer, piano (BMus '75) Daniel Tones, percussion (BMus '00) REConnected This unique duo performs music by Underhill, Javier Alvarez, Frederic Rzewski, Mark Applebaum and others. 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…

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Piano Studio Recital

January 20, 2018 @ 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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Featuring UVic School of Music piano students from the studio of Eva Solar-Kinderman. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Saxophone Studio Recital

January 21, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music saxophone students from the studio of Wendell Clanton. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Faculty Concert: Lafayette + Saguenay

January 21, 2018 @ 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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Faculty Concert Series Lafayette String Quartet With the Saguenay Quartet The Saguenay Quartet (formerly Alcan) of Quebec joins UVic's Lafayette String Quartet to perform a program of string octets by Gade and Mendelssohn, with a special premiere of an octet by Airat Ichmouratov written for the Lafayette and Saguenay Quartets in celebration of Canada's 150th Anniversary. Colleagues for decades, this concert is part of their touring project in BC and Eastern Canada joining the west to the east in joy,…

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Guest Concert: Chua (piano) & Mathieu (violin)

January 22, 2018 @ 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 Stephanie Chua, piano (BMus '01) Véronique Mathieu, violin Stephanie Chua is a much sought-after collaborative pianist devoted to performing contemporary music. She co-founded junctQín keyboard collective, who have commissioned and premiered over 25 works to date. Canadian violinist Véronique Mathieu has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in Europe, South Africa, South America, and the United States. She is a prizewinner of the 2012 Eckhardt-Gramatté Contemporary Music Competition, the 2010 Krakow International Contemporary Music…

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Piano Studio Recital

January 25, 2018 @ 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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Featuring UVic School of Music piano students from the studio of Bruce Vogt. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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January 26, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire and instruments featuring UVic School of Music students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Violin Studio Recital

January 28, 2018 @ 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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Featuring UVic School of Music violin students from the studio of Sharon Stanis. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Faculty Concert: Klazek & Tyrrell

January 29, 2018 @ 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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Faculty Concert Series Merrie Klazek, trumpet Kinza Tyrrell, piano Songs of Passion Highlighting the lyric beauty of the trumpet, this program of Art Songs by Manuel de Falla, Chopin, Gershwin, Bernstein, Fauré, Dvořák, Ravel, and others will transport you to realms of reflection and romance. These two masterful artists, and friends of over 20 years, welcome you to share in this evening of splendid music. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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January 30, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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February 2018

New Music & Digital Media Festival

February 2, 2018 - February 4, 2018
Various Rooms, MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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50TH ANNIVERSARY SIGNATURE EVENT FEBRUARY 2–4 New Music & Digital Media Festival The landscape of new and experimental music in Canada has been greatly influenced by the creative individuals who have taught and studied at the School of Music. Join us as we celebrate this vital community with a weekend of new music, technology, and concerts featuring the UVic Orchestra, faculty, students, alumni and special guests. Visit the festival website for the full schedule of events.

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February 2, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert featuring works by UVic School of Music composition students. This event is part of the School of Music’s 50th Anniversary New Music & Digital Media Festival. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live  

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UVic Orchestra

February 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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New & Now Ajtony Csaba, conductor Program: Philippe Leroux: Envers IV (Canadian premiere) Cassandra Miller: Round Shabahang Saffari: Isolation (winner of the 2017 UVic Composers' Competition) Plus works selected from a national call for scores The UVic Orchestra performs Round, a new composition by School of Music alumna Cassandra Miller (BMus '05) commissioned by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada. Miller is a Canadian composer of chamber and orchestral music, currently…

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Music Technology Expo

February 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Connect with students from the UVic Music and Computer Science and Music Technology programs as well as leaders from Victoria’s booming music technology industry. Come and play the School's Buchla 200 series analogue synthesizer. This event is part of the School of Music’s 50th Anniversary New Music & Digital Media Festival.

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In a UVic Minute: Concert of Miniatures

February 3, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 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 with funding from the UVic Alumni Association In a UVic Minute: Concert of Miniatures Heather Roche, clarinet (BMus '05), Orion Guest Tzenka Dianova, piano (MMus ’00) Cuarteto Chroma, Graduate string quartet A smorgasbord of miniature compositions — some written especially for this occasion — by School of Music alumni. Heather Roche performs regularly across Europe as a soloist and in chamber ensembles such as musikFabrik and hand werk. She is also Reviews Editor for TEMPO,…

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Made in Victoria: Celebrating our own

February 3, 2018 @ 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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Faculty Chamber Music Series Made in Victoria: Celebrating our own UVic faculty and special guests perform works by School of Music faculty and alumni composers including John Celona, Christopher Butterfield, Dániel Péter Biró, Michael Longton, Kristy Farkas (MMus ’04), and Liova Bueno (MMus ’12). Learn more about the works on the program in a pre-concert talk with the composers at 7PM in the Recital Hall. Program: John Celona: Cezanne's Doubt for clarinet and string quartet Christopher Butterfield: Omar Khayyam in…

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CMC BC’s Legacy Composer Film Series

February 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Rm. B037, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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The Canadian Music Centre presents CMC BC’s Legacy Composer Film Series Celebrate the first generation of composers who do something quite revolutionary — write Western concert music on the West Coast of Canada. Made possible by a grant from the BC Arts Council, the films focus on five BC Legacy Composers: Murray Adaskin, Barbara Pentland, Rudolf Komorous, Jean Coulthard, and Elliot Weisgarber. Each has contributed something unique and remarkable to the nation’s cultural mosaic through their body of work and…

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Lecture-Recital: Suzanne Ciani, Buchla

February 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 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 presents Suzanne Ciani, Buchla Hear Ciani talk about and perform on the Buchla, one of the earliest electronic instruments that helped revolutionize the way electronic music and sound is made. Suzanne Ciani is an Italian American pianist and composer who found early success with innovative electronic music. Her many recognitions include five Grammy nominations for Best New Age Album, an INDIE award for Best New Age Album, numerous Clios, a Golden Globe, and Keyboard Magazine's…

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Sonic Lab

February 4, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Ajtony Csaba, conductor UVic's experimental music ensemble performs compositions for live electronics and ensemble developed in collaboration with School of Music composition students. This event is part of the School of Music’s 50th Anniversary New Music & Digital Media Festival.  

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UVic Percussion Ensemble

February 4, 2018 @ 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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The UVic School of Music Percussion Ensemble performs striking music of our time, with works by School of Music faculty, alumni and students. Tune in here for the live broadcast. This event is part of the School of Music’s 50th Anniversary New Music & Digital Media Festival.

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February 6, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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First Year Graduate Recital: Manuel Cruz, cello

February 7, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Cellist Manuel Cruz presents his first year Masters of Music graduate recital.

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Annual Solo Bach Competition

February 7, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring the solo suites and sonatas by J. S. Bach performed by UVic string students. The jury will elect three prizewinners and the audience has the opportunity to vote for the Audience Prize. Come and vote for your favorite!

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Guest Concert: Twin Kennedy

February 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Felicitas Pub, University of Victoria, Student Union Building
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2 Canada
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Orion Series in Fine Arts presents Twin Kennedy Featuring Carli & Julie Kennedy (BMus ’08) Recipients of the 2018 UVic Distinguished Alumni Award and two-time Canadian Country Music Award nominees, Twin Kennedy are making a splash in the Canadian country music scene. With Carli on vocals and guitar, and Julie on vocals and violin, these twin powerhouses will fill you with joy through their seamless harmonies, heartfelt songwriting and magnetic energy. With the release of their latest album "It's a…

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Fridaymusic

February 9, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music piano students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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UVic Wind Symphony & The Naden Band

February 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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UVic Wind Symphony & The Naden Band of the Royal Canadian Navy Dr. Gerald King & SLt Vincent Roy, Conductors The University of Victoria Wind Symphony (Dr. Gerald King, Conductor) & The Naden Band of the Royal Canadian Navy (SLt Vincent Roy, Conductor) in concert together. This is the fifth annual collaboration of these two outstanding ensembles—a partnership that is unique in Canada. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Graduating Recital: Charmaine Tai, flute

February 19, 2018 @ 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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Flutist Charmaine Tai presents her Masters of Music graduating recital.

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February 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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First Year Graduate Recital: Xuguang Zhang, voice

February 21, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Vocalist Xuguang Zhang presents his first year Masters of Music graduate recital.

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Graduating Recital: Jasmine Mather, violin

February 21, 2018 @ 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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Violinist Jasmine Mather presents her Bachelor of Music graduating recital

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Clarinet Studio Recital

February 22, 2018 @ 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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Featuring UVic School of Music clarinet students from the studio of Patricia Kostek and Kornel Wolak. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Fridaymusic

February 23, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music voice students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Faculty Concert: Alexander Dunn, guitar

February 23, 2018 @ 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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Faculty Concert Series Alexander Dunn, guitar Virtuoso guitarist Alexander Dunn performs two gorgeous Brahms-inspired sonatas by the Austrian composer Ferdinand Rebay. Although little known, Rebay is enjoying a deserved recognition for his beautiful and well-crafted music. Program will also include the Canadian premiere of Alan Willcocks' 12 Impressionistic Sketches and his 12 Miniature Preludes — English impressionism reminiscent of Debussy. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Piano Studio Recital

February 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music piano students from the studio of Arthur Rowe. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Flute Studio Recital

February 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music flute students from the studio of Dr. Suzanne Snizek. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Violin Studio Recital

February 25, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Featuring UVic School of Music violin students from the studio of Ann Elliott-Goldschmid. Tune in here for the live broadcast.

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Guest Concert: Stephanie Zelnick, clarinet

February 25, 2018 @ 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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The twentieth century was undoubtedly a time of great upheaval, tragedy, and change. Stephanie Zelnick’s program takes a unique and provocative musical snapshot from the middle of this momentous time in human history. “Music exists not only as a pure art form but also as a distinct reflection of the society in which it was written,” says Zelnick, who will perform sonatinas by Joseph Horovitz and Bohuslav Martinů, Béla Kovács’ Sholem alekhem rov feidman, and Alan Shulman’s Rendezvous. Hailed by…

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Graduating Recital: Kyron Basu, voice

February 26, 2018 @ 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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Vocalist Kyron Basu presents his Bachelor of Music graduating recital.

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February 27, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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BandFest 2018

February 28, 2018 - March 2, 2018
University Centre Farquhar Auditorium, University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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BandFest is a non-competitive festival for concert bands featuring thirty ensembles from the Pacific Northwest. Participating bands will be adjudicated and will receive an on-stage clinic by an adjudicator. Plan to attend and support students involved in music education! For inquiries and band registration, email uvicbandfest@gmail.com.

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Graduating Recital: Alanna Kazdan, flute

February 28, 2018 @ 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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Flutist Alanna Kazdan presents her Masters of Music graduating recital.

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March 2018

Fridaymusic

March 2, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Take an afternoon break to enjoy a concert of varied repertoire featuring UVic School of Music woodwind students. This concert will be broadcast on Listen! Live

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Guest Masterclass: Amy Horvey, trumpet

March 2, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:20 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 Amy Horvey, trumpet (BMus '02) Amy Horvey is a performer of creative music, an orchestral trumpeter, and a specialist in the Baroque trumpet. She regularly performs with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra and has appeared at many major festivals including the Montreal Baroque Festival, Festival of New Trumpet (FONT) Music, Lucerne Festival Academy, and Ottawa Chamber Music Festival.

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Guest Masterclass & Concert: Teddie Hwang, early flute & August Denhard, lute

March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Victoria , BC V8W 2Y2 Canada
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Since 1999 Teddie Hwang has dedicated herself completely to historical performance, being fascinated by the timbre and vocal qualities of the traverso. Born in Hong Kong, she has studied with Wilbert Hazelzet and received her Master's Degree in Historical Flute Performance at the Koninklijk Conservatorium in Den Haag, Netherlands. In addition, she holds a Bachelor Degree in Music and Germanic Studies from Indiana University, where she studied modern flute with Kathryn Lukas and graduated with high distinction. The first-prize winner…

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