Eastman School Symphony Orchestra – Poulenc, Prokofiev, and Franck
Feb
6
8:00 PM20:00

Eastman School Symphony Orchestra – Poulenc, Prokofiev, and Franck

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Jonathan Girard leads the Eastman School Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Poulenc – Les Animaux modèles

Prokofiev – Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26

Franck – Symphony in D minor

Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
Eastman School of Music
26 Gibbs Street, Rochester, NY, USA

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UBC Symphony Orchestra – Françaix and Debussy
Mar
15
7:30 PM19:30

UBC Symphony Orchestra – Françaix and Debussy

UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor

Françaix Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra, Op. 36, Carlos Savall Guardiola, clarinet

Debussy La Mer

7:30 pm, Chan Centre

$8 available at tickets.ubc.ca, in person at the Chan Centre Ticket Office, or call 604-822-2697.

FREE Rush Tickets for UBC Students available, in person only at the Chan Centre Ticket Office, starting two hours before the performance. Valid UBC Student ID required.

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Symphonie Fantastique!
Apr
6
7:30 PM19:30

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Symphonie Fantastique!

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UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor

Concerto TBA – Winner of the UBC Concerto Competition 2019
Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 

7:30 pm, Chan Centre
$8 available at tickets.ubc.ca, in person at the Chan Centre, or call 604-822-2697.

FREE Rush Tickets for UBC Students available, in person only at the Chan Centre Ticket Office, starting two hours before the performance. Valid UBC Student ID required. 

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UBC Symphony Orchestra and Choirs – Poulenc and Vaughan Williams
Dec
1
7:30 PM19:30

UBC Symphony Orchestra and Choirs – Poulenc and Vaughan Williams

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University Singers
UBC Choral Union
UBC Symphony Orchestra 

Jonathan Girard conductor
Poulenc Gloria, FP 177
Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem
7:30 pm, Chan Centre
$25 Adults | $15 Students
Tickets available in advance online at tickets.ubc.ca, in person at the Chan Centre Ticket Office, or call 604-822-2697.

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Hsu, Carruthers, and Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Oct
5
7:30 PM19:30

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Hsu, Carruthers, and Mahler Das Lied von der Erde

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UBC Symphony Orchestra
Katherine Ciesinski mezzo-soprano
J Patrick Raftery tenor
Jonathan Girard conductor

Tsang-Houei Hsu The Splendid Universe, Chinese Festival Overture, Op. 18
Deborah Carruthers Slippages (world premiere)
Mahler Das Lied von der Erde

7:30 pm, Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

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UBC Symphony Orchestra – Robert and Ellen Silverman Piano Competition Concert
Sep
23
7:30 PM19:30

UBC Symphony Orchestra – Robert and Ellen Silverman Piano Competition Concert

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Robert and Ellen Silverman Piano Concerto Competition at UBC
Piano soloists: Benjamin Hopkins, Evgenia Rabinovich, Ayunia Saputro and Aydan Con
UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor

Mozart Piano Concerto in B-Flat Major, K.595, i. Allegro
      Ayunia Saputro piano (3rd Prize winner)
Mozart Piano Concerto in A Major, K. 488, ii. Romanze; Adagio
      Aydan Con piano (4th Prize winner)
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15, iii. Rondo; Allegro Scherzando
      Evgenia Rabinovich piano (2nd Prize winner)
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major Op. 58
      Benjamin Hopkins piano (Grand Prize winner)

7:30 pm, Chan Centre
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FREE Rush Tickets for UBC Students available, in person only at the Chan Centre Ticket Office, starting two hours before the performance. Valid UBC Student ID required.  

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Wagner
Feb
9
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Wagner

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Jonathan Girard will conduct UBC Symphony Orchestra in all Wagner following programme featuring:

Wagner festival

Works to include:
Die Walküre: Wotan’s Farewell and Magic Fire Music
          John Hines, bass
Götterdämmerung: Siegfried’s Funeral Music

This will be a special joint concert with the UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble. Alumni will be invited to join in the performance.

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Poulenc, Prokofiev, and Stravinsky
Dec
2
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Poulenc, Prokofiev, and Stravinsky

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Jonathan Girard will conduct UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Poulenc – Suite from Les Animaux modèles*
Prokofiev – Peter and tbe Wolf
            Professor Santa Ono, narrator
Stravinsky – Firebird Suite (1919)

* = Canadian Première

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Sibelius, Beethoven, and Tchaikovsky
Nov
10
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Sibelius, Beethoven, and Tchaikovsky

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Jonathan Girard will conduct UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Sibelius – Valse Triste
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 5 in Eb Major, Op. 73 "Emperor"       
      Robert Silverman, piano
Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique"

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Estacio, Respighi, and Brahms
Oct
13
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Estacio, Respighi, and Brahms

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Jonathan Girard will conduct UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Estacio – Frenergy
Respighi – Fontane di Roma
      Joseph Stepec, guest conductor
Brahms – Piano Concerto No. 1in D minor, Op. 15
      Benjamin Hopkins, winner of the UBC Concerto Competition


Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

 

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Mozart and Chatman
Apr
8
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Mozart and Chatman

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Jonathan Girard will join the UBC Symphony Orchestra and UBC Choirs in the following programme:

Mozart – Requiem
      Graeme Langager, conductor
Chatman – A Song of Joys: concerto for timpani, percussion, orchestra and chorus
      Julia Chien, timpani
      Aaron Graham, percussion

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - The Planets
Mar
10
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - The Planets

Jonathan Girard will lead the UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Kaija Saariaho – Asteriod 4179: Toutatis Canadian Premiere
Oscar Navarro – Concerto No. 2 for Clarinet and Orchestra Canadian Premiere
            
Aidan Muldoon Wong, clarinet
Holst – The Planets

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Pärt, Glière, and Mussorgsky
Dec
3
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Pärt, Glière, and Mussorgsky

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Jonathan Girard will lead the UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Pärt - Sequentia (2015) Canadian Premiere
Glière - Concerto for Coloratura Soprano and Orchestra
              Keira Chapman, soprano
Mussorgsky (orch. Ravel) - Pictures at an Exhibition

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Corigliano Festival
Nov
19
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Corigliano Festival

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Jonathan Girard will lead the UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

A special concert featuring the works of guest composer in residence John Corigliano with performances by the UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble, UBC Choirs and the UBC Symphony Orchestra

Corigliano – The Red Violin (1997): Chaconne for Violin and Orchestra
       David Gillham, violin

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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Holland Symphony Orchestra - Virtuoso Cello
Oct
29
7:30 PM19:30

Holland Symphony Orchestra - Virtuoso Cello

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Jonathan Girard will conduct the Holland Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Sibelius:Karelia Overture , Op. 10
Miller: Madame Bovary Cello Concerto
        Alicia Eppinga, cello
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88

Jonathan Girard returns for a second appearance with the Holland Symphony to conduct this concert with special guest Alicia Eppinga, cellist.  Alicia is the principal cellist with the Grand Rapids Symphony and is performing a concerto written for her by Alexander Miller, composer and oboist also with Grand Rapids Symphony. 

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Dvorak, Bloch, and Hindemith
Oct
6
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Dvorak, Bloch, and Hindemith

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Jonathan Girard will lead the UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Dvořàk - Carnival Overture, Op. 92
Bloch - Schelomo - Hebraic Rhapsody for violoncello and orchestra
              Eric Wilson, violoncello
Hindemith - Mathis der Maler: Symphony 

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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Music Monday Showcase Concert - Robson Square, Vancouver
May
2
10:00 AM10:00

Music Monday Showcase Concert - Robson Square, Vancouver

Music Monday, a nationwide event supporting music education, will see more than 200 students led by Dr. Jonathan Girard and Dr. Robert Taylor from the UBC School of Music, perform a mass concert emceed by JUNO award-winning children’s musician Charlotte Diamond in Robson Square in Vancouver, BC on Monday May 2 at 10AM.

Find out about the national Music Monday initiative

http://www.musicmonday.ca

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UBC Symphony Orchestra - Hungarian Dances
Mar
11
8:00 PM20:00

UBC Symphony Orchestra - Hungarian Dances

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Jonathan Girard will lead the UBC Symphony Orchestra in the following programme:

Emmerich Kálmán - Endre és Johanna (North American Première)
Charles Kálmán - La Parisienne (North American Première)
and other Kálmán works with UBC Opera Ensemble
Brahms - Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3, 10
Ravel - Tzigane - Edmund Chung, violin
Enesco - Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A Major, Op. 11
Berlioz - La Damnation de Faust: Rakoczy March (March hongroise)

Tickets available at: https://tickets.ubc.ca

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