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Welcome to Students at the UBC School of Music!
Congratulations on joining the vibrant and talented community of undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Music. Our faculty and staff, and our courses and ensembles, provide you with rich resources that will help you develop and refine your musicianship and knowledge. Our faculty are known and respected across North America, Europe, and Asia for their artistic and scholarly achievements. They will guide you and challenge you, helping you to explore and fulfill your artistic and professional goals. Our undergraduate and graduate programs are highly respected, and have provided the basis for wonderful achievements by our alumni: stars such as Judith Forst and Ben Heppner; faculty members in universities across Canada and the U.S.; members of major orchestras, opera companies, and chamber ensembles; and dedicated teachers in schools and private settings.
Be sure to take advantage of the many wonderful learning opportunities in the school, and in the university, to expand your expertise, knowledge, and imagination. You are joining an inspiring community of dedicated and motivated musicians, and participating in an exciting tradition of excellence. I look forward to celebrating your achievements as student, and beyond!
Dr. Richard Kurth
Director, School of Music