Music Library sale (pdf)

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in the Music Library seminar room.  Lots of books, scores, CDs, LPs, videos, pictures.  Very reasonable prices!

Dodson Room

The Dodson Music Series schedule for 2011/2012 is now posted! Performances are held in the Dodson Room of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. These free concerts are organized and performed by students of the UBC School of Music. Leah Giselle Field is the Artistic Director, and Kirsten Walsh is the Library liaison.

Read about the history of the Dodson Music Series here.

Opera enthusiasts will be delighted to know that we have access to Opera in Video (Alexander Street Press). This resource currently contains 260 videos, including important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries.

You can also view these videos on your iPhone (3G network or better) and Android. Click on the mobile phone icon next to each video in the database to stream directly to your mobile device!

The final concert in the 2010-2011 season of the Dodson Music Series will take place this Friday, March 4th at 12:00 noon in the Dodson Room (302) of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

Spring Song: Voices of Spring and Renewal will be a celebration of Spring themes in music. The programme will include piano music by Dvorak, a flute piece by Canadian composer Srul Irving Glick, and songs by Schumann, Schubert, Strauss and Rachmaninoff.

The performers will be Chris Hutchinson, flute; Naoki Natsuri, piano; and Rachel Fenlon, soprano.

Admission is free.

The Dodson Music Series is organized and performed by students of the UBC School of Music. Leah Giselle Field is the Artistic Director.

The next concert in the Dodson Music Series will take place on Friday, January 28th at 12:00 noon in the Dodson Room (302) of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

Global New Year: New Year’s Music from around the World will feature music from different national and religious traditions from Bali, Russia, Korea, Ireland and North America. The performers are students in the Voice and Opera Divisions of the UBC School of Music. Admission is free.

Join us to ring in the New Year with voices from around the world!

The Dodson Music Series is organized and performed by students of the UBC School of Music. Leah Giselle Field is the Artistic Director.

LibraryMusicSource, one of the digital score databases we subscribe to, just added nearly 300 new full scores of works by Dvorak, Mozart, Ravel, and Haydn.

This database contains an extensive collection of printable sheet music, consisting of over 35,000 works, including the entire piano works of Chopin, all the songs of Schubert, all the organ music of J.S. Bach, and all the orchestra parts and scores of Beethoven, to cite only a few examples.

You can access LibraryMusicSource from anywhere– if you’re off-campus, just login with your CWL. Check it out today!

You can now listen to Naxos Music Library on the go! Download the NML app for iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch (search for “NML” or “naxos” in the App Store). See this video for instructions on how to use the app.

iPhone App Tutorial – Naxos Music Library

If you need help with setting up the app, creating playlists, or have any other questions, please contact Victoria Chu, Student Librarian, at victoria.chu [at] ubc.ca.

Welcome back to a new term, and a new look for the UBC Music Library’s website!  If there is anything you would like to see on the new website, please leave us a comment below!

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