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MusicUNB

The Centre for Musical Arts presents MusicUNB, an annual concert series that features chamber and cutting-edge classical music performances.

MusicUNB showcases New Brunswick and regional top artists, as well as artists from across Canada. As one of the only venues and organizations bringing professional level classical music to Fredericton and surrounding areas, MusicUNB keeps our loyal patrons interested, engaged and excited with the musical offerings that are featured on the UNB stage.

Concert schedule

We Need Your Support

Since the beginning, the COVID-19 pandemic has challenged traditional concerts. Over the past year, we have worked hard to bring musical performances to you digitally.

This fall, we are thrilled to bring live music back again! Please consider donating to the UNB Centre for Musical Arts and supporting this valuable cultural resource. Your contribution allows us to make music relevant and accessible to everyone!

NOTE: You will get a tax receipt for your donation.

Donate today!

A message from Richard Hornsby, Director, Centre for Musical Arts:

Welcome to the MusicUNB!

Portrait of Richard HornsbyFor decades, UNB has provided the university and the broader community with quality concerts by both regional and other Canadian artists. We typically use our acoustically fine, Memorial Hall on the UNB campus. Experiencing live classical music can be a revelation. An opportunity to get up close to the musicians provides an experience where you can feel the musical vibrations, here the rosin as the bow moves across the strings of a violin and be fascinated at the facial expressions and other forms of communication that musicians use in order to be in perfect synchronicity.

All this can be experienced by participating in the "MusicUNB" concerts in our intimate and acoustically fine Memorial Hall, on the UNB campus. We bring in the finest musical artists from the area and region and sprinkle them with some visiting artists from farther afield to provide quality concerts at reasonable ticket prices.

The concerts cover a large variety of styles and eras. There is something for everyone. Join us as a pass holder (best deal) or a single ticket buyer. Come be entertained and inspired!