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Concert at the Belkin

The Elements: Piano Music Inspired by Earth, Fire, Air, Water

PAST - Friday, December 1, 2017 at 7 pm

The UBC School of Music piano class of Professor Corey Hamm invites you to THE FOUR ELEMENTS: Piano Music Inspired by Earth, Fire, Water, Air at the Belkin Art Gallery.

Admission is free and all are welcome.


FIRE: Manuel de Falla, Ritual Fire Dance, 1937
Performed by Sylvia Nam

WATER: George Crumb, Makrokosmos Vol. 1: #3 Pastorale (from the Kingdom of Atlantis, ca. 10,000 BC, 1972
Performed by Andrew Hung

FIRE/AIR: Claude Debussy, Feux d’artifice, ca. 1913
Performed by Matthew Leung

EARTH: Leopold Godowsky, The Gardens of Buitenzorg, 1925
Performed by Jinny Kim

WATER: Claude Debussy, La Cath├ędrale engloutie, 1910
Performed by Tracy Wu

AIR: Claude Debussy, Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest, 1910
Performed by Markus Masaites

FIRE: Alexander Sriabin, Vers la flamme, 1914
Performed by Peter Krejcar

EARTH: David Rakowski, Etude 1, E-Machines, 1988
Performed by Edward Tang

WATER: Maurice Ravel, Jeux d’eau, 1901
Performed by Isaac Jiang

AIR: Leo Ornstein, Suicide in an Airplane, 1916
Performed by Adrian To

WATER: Charles Alkan, La chanson de la folle au bord de la mer, 1847
Performed by Emily Picard

EARTH: Fazil Say, Black Earth, 1997
Performed by Noah Ha

EARTH/WATER: Howard Bashaw, Hosu (Mountain/Lake/Waterfall), 1986
Performed by Susan Xia

For further information please contact: Jana Tyner at,
tel: (604) 822-1389, or fax: (604) 822-6689