Fall 2016 Concerts and Workshops

VIU Music Department Fall 2016 Concerts & Workshops


Big Band Night with special guest Johannes Wallmann.

Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Malaspina Theatre (Bldg. 310)
Cost: $15 at the door. Students FREE with Student ID


Choral Night with VIU Vocal Jazz and College Singers.

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Malaspina Theatre (Bldg. 310)
Cost: Admission by donation


Professor Johannes Wallmann will give two FREE public workshop / masterclasses.

Date: Friday, November 25, 2016
Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Place: Music Building (Bldg. 320), Room 105

Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Time: 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Place: Malaspina Theatre (Bldg. 310) 


Brad Turner Concert

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
7:30 PM, in the Choral Room

Free for Music Students
$5 for Non-Music Students
$10 for the General Public





Ian Sinclair Concert

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Ken Lister - Acoustic Bass
Hans Verhoeven - Drums

Special Appearances:
Ben McConchie - Trumpet
Lucas Smart - Tenor Saxophone




Allison Au Quartet

Juno-Award nominated
In Concert at Vancouver Island University
Wednesday November 5, 2014
Choral Room, Music Building
$20 (General)
$5 (VIU Students)
Free (VIU Music Students)



Music Department Hosts Legendary Jazz Pianist

Legendary pianist Harold Mabern played the Malaspina Theatre at VIU on October 1, 2013, along with a trio of New York City jazz artists. Full story.






Lew Tabackin Trio

Wednesday, March 24, 2010
8 pm in the Malaspina Theatre

Lew Tabackin Trio Workshop

Thursday, March 25, 2010
10:30 am






Brent Jarvis Quintet

Friday, January 29, 2010
8 pm in the Malaspina Theatre

Brent Jarvis Quintet Lecture

Friday January 29, 2010
11 am




The Arrowsmith Big Band

Thursday, January 21, 2010
8 pm in the Malaspina Theatre

The Arrowsmith Big Band will be performing the compositions and arrangements of VIU Music faculty member Greg Bush. Also featured will be vocalist Lauren Bush and a cameo appearance by special guest guitarist Pat Coleman.







Steve Turre

November 16, 2009
8 pm in the Malaspina Theatre
Featuring Ken Lister, Bass; Bob Murphy, Piano; Jesse Cahill, Drums

Steve Turre Clinic

November 17, 2009 at
10:30am in the Choir Hall



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