UBC School of Music

UBC Symphony Orchestra: Gershwin, Bernstein, and more

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Fri Dec 08 2023 7:30pm
Chan Shun Concert Hall
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UBC Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Girard conductor

The UBC Symphony Orchestra (UBCSO) is a 90-member full symphony orchestra that performs symphonic works from the 18th century to the present day. It presents six regular concerts each academic year at the world-class Chan Centre for the Performing Arts and gives special performances both on and off campus.


Violet Archer (1913 – 2000)
Poem for Orchestra

Ulysses Kay (1917 – 1995)
Concerto for Orchestra

  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Adagio
  3. Andante

Leonard Bernstein (1918 – 1990)
Three Dance Episodes from On the Town

  1. The Great Lover Displays Himself
  2. Lonely Town: Pas De Deux
  3. Times Square: 1944

George Gershwin (1898 – 1937)
An American in Paris

Download Program
Fri Dec 8 2023 7:30pm
Chan Shun Concert Hall
Tickets from $5!