President’s Concert Series: Tony Yike Yang

Tony Yike Yang

As part of the President’s Concert Series, Professor Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor, UBC
invites you to attend a special free concert featuring pianist Tony Yike Yang.

Monday, October 15, 2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Old Auditorium, 6344 Memorial Road, UBC Vancouver Campus

All are welcome to attend this special performance.

19-year-old Chinese-Canadian pianist Tony Yike Yang is emerging as one of the foremost pianists of the younger generation.

Yang is currently pursuing a dual-degree in Economics and Piano Performance through the Harvard University-New England Conservatory of Music Joint-Degree Program, where he studies piano with Professor Wha Kyung Byun.

Yang has performed extensively in Canada and the United States, and has made numerous appearances in Europe and Asia. As a frequent prizewinner, Yang garnered 5th Prize at the 17th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition at age 16, the youngest-ever laureate of the competition.

Learn more at tonyyikeyang.com

Tickets

Free tickets are available online at ubcoperatickets.com

Free tickets are also available in person at:

  • Old Auditorium
  • Freddie Wood Theatre
  • The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

Tickets are on a first come, first serve basis.
Reserved seats will not be available.
Limit of two tickets per person.

Transportation

Public Transportation

Please visit Translink for route information and schedules.

Parking

Suggested parking in the Rose Garden Parkade or Fraser River Parkade.