CALENDAR OF EVENTS
NOTE: All CapU Classics Concerts take place at 11:45am-12:45pm and are live-streamed from the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts on the North Vancouver Campus. These concerts are free to the general public.
24 - CapU Classics Concert - Orchid Ensemble
Lan Tung, erhu/Chinese violin and vocal
Dailin Hsieh, zheng/Chinese zither
Jonathan Bernard, percussion
Acclaimed as “one of the most adventurous groups uniting Eastern and Western musical traditions,” the Orchid Ensemble will present a program embracing a variety of styles ranging from Taiwanese and Chinese music, World Music, New Music to Creative Improvisation.
15 - CapU Classics Concert - The same song…only different
Heather Pawsey, soprano
Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, piano
Poems so powerful they inspired more than one composer. Compare and contrast how the same set of words produces vastly different music by Fauré, Debussy, Rorem, Vaughan Williams and more.
29 - CapU Classics Concert - The Meeks Duo
Scott Meek and Clare Yuan, piano duo
Virtuoso Transcriptions, Part 3: transcriptions by arrangers from around the world, including brand new transcriptions by Scott Meek.
2 - 8pm - CapU Instrumental Ensemble Concert
4 - 8pm - CapU Choral Concert
5 - 3pm - CapU Choral Concert
21 - CapU Classics Concert - Beethoven’s Battle Symphony
Carl Petersson, piano
Featuring Beethoven’s transcription of Wellington’s Victory for piano and…cannons! Also works by Scarlatti, Liszt and Ravel.
4 - CapU Classics Concert - Tres Guitarras
Miri Kim, Matthew Silverman, Stephen Boswell - The Capilano Guitar Trio
An eclectic concert of works from Jacobean England, Baroque and Classical Italy, modern Spain, South America and folk and popular music from around the world.
4 - CapU Classics Concert - Mass Enlightenment
Lars Kaario, conductor
Featuring repertoire selected from Christian masses over the centuries and spiritual music from other faiths.
5 - Music Diploma Performance Competition - 7pm
25 - 11:45am-12:45pm Student Showcase - featuring top prize winners of the Music diploma program performance competitions