Concerts, masterclasses, lectures

2013-2014 season

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  • music at tabaret

    • Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall (550 Cumberland Street)

      Sunday, OCTOBER 27, 2013, 2 pm
      TRIPLE FORTE IN CONCERT

      Jasper Wood, violin | Yegor Dyachkov, cello | David Jalbert, piano

      Triple Forte means three times strong, and it’s the right name for the piano trio founded by three superlative young Canadian soloists…. –Globe and Mail

      Jasper Wood, violin  | Yegor Dyachkov, cello | David Jalbert, piano  

      BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio in B-flat major, Opus 97 "Archduke"
      DVOŘÁK: Piano Trio in F minor, Opus 65

       

    • Sunday, November 17, 2013, 2 pm
      BEETHOVEN: THE LAST THREE SONATAS

      Stéphane Lemelin , piano

      …troubadour and magician… –The Washington Post
      Yehonatan  

      BEETHOVEN:
      Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
      Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110
      Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111

       

    • Friday, January 24, 2014, 12:15 pm
      MUSIC FROM THE ELYSIAN FIELDS

      Donna Brown, soprano | Jennifer Swartz, harp

      An enchanting noon-hour feast of works for voice and harp!
      Dona Brown Jennifer Swartz

      Works by: Debussy, Ravel, Caplet, Poulenc, Britten, Head, Brown, Ellias 

    • Sunday, March 9, 2014, 2 pm
      YEHONATAN BERICK IN RECITAL

      Yehonatan Berick, violin
      The purity of his tone brought tears to my eyes –The Washington Post

      We are delighted to present our incoming Professor of Violin in recital.

      Yehonatan Berick

      YSAŸE:
      Sonata No. 1, G minor, "Joseph Szigeti"
      Sonata No. 2, A minor, "Jacques Thibaud"
      Sonata No. 3, D minor, "Georges Enesco"
      Sonata No. 4, E minor, "Fritz Kreisler"
      Sonata No. 5, G major, "Mathieu Crickboom"
      Sonata No. 6, E major, "Manuel Quiroga"

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      The Leading Note (370 Elgin)

      The School of Music, University of Ottawa (103 - 610 Cumberland)

  • UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA ORCHESTRA

    David Curie David Curie 4 concerts
    Fridays at 8 pm
    Saint Brigid's Centre for the Arts
    (310 St. Patrick Street at Cumberland)
    David Currie, conductor Rennie Regehr, principal guest conductor  
    OCTOBER 25, 2013

    Mozart: Symphony No. 41, the Jupiter
    Schoenberg: Five Orchestral Pieces, Op. 16
    Wagner: Tannhäuser Overture

    Rennie Regehr, conductor

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution
     
    NOVEMBER 15, 2013

    Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129
    With Roland Gjernes, cello
    Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op.68

    David Currie, conductor

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution
     
    JANUARY 31, 2014

    Shostakovich: Symphony No. 15 in A major, Op. 141
    Pärt: In Principio
    With: Choral Ensemble

    Rennie Regehr, conductor

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution
     
    APRIL 4, 2014

    Stravinsky: Jeu de cartes
    Poulenc: Gloria
    With: Calixa Lavallée Ensemble | Choral Ensemble

    David Currie, conductor

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    and at the door

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    $11.30

    $15

    Students

    $5.65 

    $10

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  • UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA WIND ENSEMBLE

    Daniel Gress, conductor
    4 concerts
    8 pm
    Thursday, October 10Tribute to Robert Oades

    Thursday, November 21

    Thursday, February 13

    Friday, March 21

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution
    Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall
    (550 Cumberland Street)

    Daniel Gress

     

  • OPERA

    University of Ottawa OPERA COMPANY
    uOttawa Opera Company
    uOttawa Opera Company
    Sandra Graham
    Sandra Graham, music and stage director

    MENOTTI: THE OLD MAID AND THE THIEF

    With: Barbara Jeffrey, piano
    Sandra Graham, music and stage director

    2 performances

    Saturday, November 23, 7 pm

    Sunday, November 24, 3 pm

    Freiman Hall, Pérez Building
    (610 Cumberland Street)

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    At the door only: $10; $5 for students

     

    PURCELL: DIDO AND AENEAS

    With: Chamber Orchestra conducted by Rennie Regehr
    Sandra Graham, music and stage director

    2 performances

    Saturday, March 15, 7 pm

    Sunday, March 16, 1:30 pm (NEW TIME!)

    Alumni Auditorium, University Centre
    (85 University Street)

    Tickets (tax included)

    On-line price

    Price at ticket locations
    and at the door

    Adults

    $11.30

    $15

    Students

    $5.65 

    $10

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    NOTE: THE ON-LINE TICKET SERVICE WILL CLOSE AS OF MIDNIGHT ON THURSDAY, MARCH 13, BUT REMAINING TICKETS WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE AT TICKET LOCATIONS AND AT THE DOOR.

  • UOTTAWA ON THE NAC FOURTH STAGE

    3 concerts
    12 noon

    Joel Allison, bass-baritone | Thomas Annand, piano
    Wednesday, February 5

    Hoorig Poochikian, violin | With: Frédéric Lacroix, piano
    Thursday, March 13

    Chamber Music Ensembles Showcase 2013-2014
    Tuesday, March 25

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution
    The Fourth Stage, National Arts Centre

    (53 Elgin Street)

    Centre des arts

  • OTHER ENSEMBLES

    • CHAMBER MUSIC ENSEMBLES

      5 concerts

      Monday, December 2, 11:30 am to 2 pm

      Tuesday, December 3, 1 to 3:30 pm

      Monday, December 9, 8 to 10 pm (Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall)

      Wednesday, April 2, 1:30 to 4 pm

      Thursday, April 3, 12 noon to 2 pm

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Freiman Hall, Pérez Building

      (610 Cumberland Street)
    • NEW COMPOSERS

      Works by the 2013-2014 composition class of John Armstrong and Frédéric Lacroix

      2 concerts
      8 pm

      Friday, November 29

      Friday, March 28

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

      (550 Cumberland Street)
    • CONTEMPORARY MUSIC ENSEMBLE (EMC2)

      Sean Rice, director

      2 concerts
      8 pm

      Monday, December 2

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Freiman Hall, Pérez Building
      (610 Cumberland Street)

      Tuesday, April 1

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

      (550 Cumberland Street)
    • CALIXA LAVALLÉE ENSEMBLE & FRIENDS

      Friday, November 22, 8 pm

      Calixa Lavallée Ensemble

      Laurence Ewashko, conductor

      Works by Britten and Verdi

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

      (550 Cumberland Street)
      John Edge
    • A MUSICAL OFFERING FOR CHRISTMAS

      Wednesday, December 4, 12 noon

      Calixa Lavallée Ensemble
      Choral Ensemble
      and other ensembles of the School of Music

      Laurence Ewashko, conductor

       

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

      (550 Cumberland Street)
      Chorale
    • GUITAR CLASS

      2 concerts
      8 pm

      Thursday, November 28

      Thursday, March 27

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Freiman Hall, Pérez Building

      (610 Cumberland Street)
    • JAZZ ENSEMBLE

      Yves Laroche, director

      2 concerts:

      Wednesday, November 27, 12 noon

      Wednesday, April 2, 12 noon

      Free Admission
      Freiman Hall, Pérez Building
      (610 Cumberland Street)

      PIANO ENSEMBLES

      Frédéric Lacroix, director

      Sunday, December 1, 8 pm

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Freiman Hall, Pérez Building
      (610 Cumberland Street)

      BRASS CHOIR

      Daniel Gress, conductor

      Friday, December 6, 2 pm

      Admission: Voluntary Contribution
      Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

      (550 Cumberland Street)
  • MASTER CLASSES

    A master class is a one-on-one music lesson in which a master musician teaches selected students on stage in front of fellow students and members of the public, allowing the audience to learn along with the featured student. These events are free and open to the public.

  • LECTURE SERIES

    Each year, the School of Music holds a colloquium series where leading music scholars in the fields of composition, musicology, music theory, and piano pedagogy are invited to present their current research. These events are free to the public.

    “10 Approaches to Creativity—A Canadian Composer Works with a Snowdrift”
    John Burge (Queen’s University)
    Monday, October 28, 7 pm

    Songs and Recordings of Contemporary Canadian Indigenous Women: Activism, Modern Realities and Traditional Teachings”
    Anna Hoefnagels (Carleton University)
    Friday, November 8, 11:30 a.m. in Room 113, Pérez Building

    Pedagogy and Music Education
    Pascal Terrien (Angers Catholic University of Western France; National Superior Conservatory of Paris for Music and Dance; Observatoire musical français (EA 206), Paris Sorbonne, MUSECO)
    Friday, January 17, 2 pm

    “Turning Inward – Turning Outward – Turning Around: Strong Subordinate Themes in Romantic Overtures”
    Steven Vande Moortele (University of Toronto)
    Wednesday, March 5, 4 pm

    Free Admission
    Freiman Hall, Pérez Building
    (610 Cumberland Street)

  • SPECIAL EVENTS

    GUITAR ALLA GRANDE FESTIVAL



    Guitar alla Grande Festival 2014

    Thursday-Sunday, February 13-16

    Headliner artists :
    EDEN STELL DUO;
    Canadian Guitar Quartet

    For more information:
    www.guitareallagrande.org



    Eden stell duo
    Eden Stell Duo
    Canadian Guitares
    Canadian Guitar Quartet
    ENSEMBLE | 1534

    Thursday, February 27

    Reading session for student composers
    2:30-4:30 pm
    Free admission!

    Ensemble | 1534 In Concert
    8 pm
    Bill Linwood, conductor

    PROGRAM

    Philippe Leroux: Continuo(ns)

    And works by: John Gordon Armstrong, Gordon Fitzell, Jocelyn Morlock, James Rolfe

    Admission: Voluntary Contribution

    Collaboration: Ottawa New Music Creators

    Supported by: Canada Council for the Arts; SOCAN Foundation

    Huguette Labelle Hall, Tabaret Hall

    (550 Cumberland Street)
    Philipe le roux
    Philippe Leroux
    (credit: Pierre Raimbault)
  • STUDENT RECITALS

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