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Music West Coast Conference of Music Theory and Analysis 2017-04-22 08:00:00
Description

The annual meeting of this organization with presentations by music theorists about a wide variety of topics. The West Coast Conference of Music Theory and Analysis was founded in 1992. Its principal purpose is to assist with the dissemination of scholarly work in music theory, analysis, and related fields, and to provide music scholars with opportunities to make contact with others in their field.

PROGRAM FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 22

8:00-9:00 AM Coffee and Conference Registration

9:00 AM-12:00 PM Film music, Jazz, Pop and Bluegrass, Russell Knight, Scripps College, chair

  • “Bridges to Free Composition in Thomas Newman’s Scores for Piano”, Chelsea Oden, University of Oregon
  • “Chord-Scale Misalignment: Towards a Contextual Definition of Dissonance in Jazz”, Joon Park, University of Arkansas
  • “The Beatles’ Approach to Verse-Chorus Form”, Drew Nobile, University of Oregon
  • “Who’s Feeling Crooked Now? ‘Progressive Bluegrass’ in the Metric Disruptions of Punch Brothers”, James Palmer, University of British Columbia

12:00-1:30 PM Business Meeting and Lunch

1:30-2:30 PM Keynote Speech, Harald Krebs, University of Victoria, chair

  • “Of Swans, Minstrels, and the Hermeneutics of Song”, Suzannah Clark, Harvard University

2:30-5:30 PM Temporality, Flow and Form, Ève Poudrier, University of British Columbia, chair

  • “Threads and Knots, Sequences and Non Sequiturs: Open Segments and Metric Flow in Monophonic Passages by Berio and Donatoni”, Antares Boyle, University of British Columbia
  • “Redirecting the Temporal Flow: Brief Meter Changes in German Lieder”, Wing Lau, University of Arkansas
  • “Music as Time, Music as Timeless”, Kristina Knowles, Arizona State University
  • “Reexamining the Loosely-Knit Subordinate Theme in the Classical Style: A Phrase Rhythmic Approach”, Joseph Chi-Sing Siu, Eastman School of Music
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Location MACLAURIN BUILDING
Rm. B037, B-Wing
Times 08:00:00 to 17:30:00
Pricing

Free admission

Sponsor School of Music
250-721-8634
concert@uvic.ca
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Exhibit The Mystery of Grafton Tyler Brown: Race, Art, and Landscape in 19th Century British Columbia 2017-04-22 10:00
Description

We know Grafton Tyler Brown (1841-1918) was one of the first professional landscape artists to work in the Pacific Northwest. His few regional paintings that survive offer vivid windows into the world of 1880s Victoria and British Columbia. Yet, how did this African American artist succeed at a time when racial prejudice prevented most Blacks from entering any skilled profession? Guest curated by Dr. John Lutz (History, UVic) with Emerald Johnstone Bedell and Caroline Riedel. Created in partnership with UVIC Legacy Art Galleries and UVIC History Department. With conservation support from the Royal BC Museum.

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Related Website http://uvac.uvic.ca
Location UVIC Legacy Art Gallery Downtown
630 Yates Street
Times 10:00 to 16:00
Pricing Free and open to the public.
Sponsor UVIC Legacy Art Gallery
250-721-6562
legacy@uvic.ca
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Alumni UVic Vikes Men's Hockey Club Alumni Event 2017-04-22 13:30:00
Description

Alumni Hockey Game/Tournament (1:40pm) & Banquet Dinner (6:00pm)

Related Website http://extrweb.uvic.ca/vikes/2017----vikes-mens-hockey-alumni-event
Location Ian Stewart Complex & Harbour Towers Hotel
Times 13:30:00 to 20:30:00
Pricing

$150 - Banquet Dinner and Hockey Game/Tournament

$75 - Banquet Dinner only

Transportation to and from Harbours Towers and Ian Stewart Complex is included in the ticket price

Sponsor Matthew Bell
uvichockeyalumni@gmail.com
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Film WINDOW HORSES (The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming) 2017-04-22 15:00:00
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WINDOW HORSES (The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming)

Director: Ann Marie Fleming; Canada, 2016, 90 min; rated G

A beautifully narrated and colourfully animated story of a young girl’s journey, employs poetry, music and illustration to celebrate the value of self-discovery. After being invited to a poetry festival in Shiraz, Iran, by a mysterious figure, Rosie Ming faces challenges that ultimately lead to her self-realization. The film’s superb voice cast includes Sandra Oh, Don McKellar and Ellen Page. --VIFF

“One of Canada’s most beloved animators is back with an extraordinary tale of art, history, and family.” –Toronto International Film Festival  

“A touching tale that traces the pain, confusion and wonder of multiculturalism, immigration, cultural stereotypes and identity.”Sight & Sound

“The film provides a counterweight to our xenophobic times, proving that human beings are more alike than unalike and that poetry can be relevant across millennia.” --Variety

 

Related Website http://www.cinecenta.com
Location STUDENT UNION BUILDING
production
Times 15:00:00 to 16:30:00
19:00:00 to 20:30:00
21:00:00 to 22:30:00
Pricing

 

UVSS Students: $5.75

SPECIAL FOR UVSS STUDENTS - 9pm shows (or later): $4.75

Seniors (65 & over), Children (12 & under): $5.75

Other Students: $6.75

Cinemagic Members: $6.75

Uvic Alumni, Faculty, Staff & their guests (1 only): $6.75

Non-members: $7.75

MATINEES all seats: $4.75

 

 

 

 

 

Sponsor CINECENTA
721-8365
office@cinecenta.com
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