Jonathan Girard, conductor

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Jonathan Girard leads the UBC Symphony Orchestra performing Stravinsky - Rite of Spring.

The UBC Symphony Orchestra and UBC Choirs under the baton of Jonathan Girard performing Stephen Chatman's A Song of Joys. Soloists, Julia Chien, timpani and Aaron Graham, percussion. Presented for the 20th Anniversary of the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts on April 8, 2017 at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.
Jonathan Girard conducts the UBC Symphony Orchestra and UBC Choirs with soloists Laura Widgett, soprano and Katie Miller, mezzo-soprano in a performance of Mahler's Symphony No. 2 at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Jonathan Girard conducts the UBC Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Wagner's Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg on October 9, 2014 at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Helmut Lachenmann "...zwei Gefühle...", Musik mit Leonardo (1992) Jonathan Girard conducting Ossia New Music at Eastman School of Music

Jonathan Girard helps give an 83 year-old immigrant a chance to conduct an orchestra, having been denied the opportunity in his homeland.

Jonathan Girard, Director of the UBC Symphony Orchestra, gives us a glimpse into the work of a conductor and the elements of performance that fuel his passion for music.