June '96 • 12. PULSE C. Aaron Brock, guitar. St. Andr!!w's Church, 75 Simcoe Street (at King), 769-5071. . •7:30: North York Concert Band. Music by Gershwin, Graf, Anderson, Nestico, Reed, Grundman, Goodman, Miller and others. Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 247-8287. Free. •8:00: Guelph Spring Festival. Ranee Lee, jazz vocalist. Hot jazz vocals, cabaret style. The Loft, Guelph. 1-800-665-3212. ,. •8:00: I Virtuosi di Toronto, Fabio Mastrangelo & Mark Skazinetsky, cond. Mozart: Three Divertimenti, KV 136- 138; Elgar: Serenade for Strings in e, op. 20; T chaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C, op. 48. St. James' Cathedral, 65 Church St. 538-1987. . •8:00: Music Gallery. Sucalejani Ensemble. An Evening of Women's Voices. Traditional Greek and Bulgarian singing -by Jayne · Brown and Sophia Grigoriadis (from the group, "Mazamezeh"). Original work by Alehandra Nenez, Susan HooKong and Jani Lauzon, accompanied by Evelyn Datl and Alan Hetherington. 1 79 Richmond St. W. 204-1080. ,. •8:00: Opera Anonymous. Gian Carlo Menotti: The Telephone and Amelia Goes to the Ball. In concert, featuring Erika Lee Tanner, Stephen King, Alexa Wing and Charles Fowler. Theatre Centre East, 142 George St. 538-0988. 0. •8:00: Toronto Canadian Chinese Artists Centre. Xue Wei, violin. Works by Mozart, Schubert and Franck. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 733-8900. ,,. •8:00: Guelph Spring Festival. Ranee Lee, jazz vocalist. Hot jazz vocals, cabaret style. The Loft, Guelph. 1-800-665-3212. ,. •8:00: Mississauga Children's Choir. Classical & contemporary choral music, incl. music from Disney's The Lion King. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. . •8:00: Music Gallery. Accumulations. Killetic Furniture for Lovers of Serious Noise. Sound performance by lstvan Kantor assisted by Lorraine Barnaby, Christine Buckell, Krista Ceres and Ghera. A sound world populated by percussive machines, digitally processed and amplified and obsessively constructed. 179 Richmond St. W. 204-1 080. ,. •8:00: Opera Anonymous. See June 12. •8:00: Toronto Symphony. .See June 10 Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593- 4828. •7:30: North York Temple Songsters, Bruce Rawlins, cond. In Concert with Spiritual to the Bone. Music arranged by Stephen Bulla and Eric Alexander of the USA Southern Territorial Band. With trombonists and alumni from thJ USA Southern Territorial Band and The Canadian Staff Band. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. . •7:30: Toronto Symphony, Jacques lsraelievitch, leader and violin, Joaquin Valdepenas, cond. Light Classics Concert. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Debussy: Petite Suite; Respighi: Pines of Rome. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. .50 to .25. •8:00: Guelph Spring Festival. Guelph Spring Festival Chamber Orchestra, Martin Beaver, leader. 1 Janacek: Idyll; Tchaikowsky: Serenade; Koprowski: Ancestral Voices. War Memorial Hall,. Guelph. 1- 800-665-3212. ,. •8:00: Music Gallery. See June 14. •8:00: Opera Anonymous. See June 12. •8:00: The Victoria Scholars. Songs for Tipplers, Monks, and Patriots. P.D.Q. Bach: The Art of the Ground Round (S. 1.1 9/lb) and an array of drinking songs from several periods of music. Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 3055 Bloor St. W. 761-7776. ,. •2:30: Ford Centre. Marilyn Home, mezzo-soprano. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. .50,.50,.50. • 2:30: Opera Anonymous. ~!_le June 13. •3:00: Arraymusic. Young Composers' Workshop Concert. Works by participating composers, Rose Bolton (Toronto), Gordon Fitzell (Edmonton), Jocelyn Morelock (Vancouver) and Eric .Morin ·(Montreal). Music Gallery, )} 179 Richmond St. W. 204- ::':': 1080. . •3:00: Guelph Spring Festival. The Story of Babar the Elephant. Music by Poulenc, story by Jean de Brunhoff. Liz Acker, piano; John Kapelos, narrator. Also a commissioned work by Doug Wilde, storty and narration by John Kapelos, with Liz Acker, piano & Beverley Johnston, percussion. Chalmers United Church, Guelph. 1-800-665- 3212. ,.· •3:00: Scarborough Philharmonic and Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Scarborough Civic Centre, 1so Borough Dr.396-5.473. Free. •3:00: Toronto Symphony. See june. 15. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593- · 4828. •7:30: Komitas Musical· Association: Komitas Choir, David Varjabed, cond. 19th Annual Spring Variety , Concert. Music by Handel, Ekmalian, Babadjanian, Altounian, Hovahannessian, Malashkin, Tigranian & Khatchaturian. Lina Zemelman, piano; George Sawa, kanoon; Janis Cadieux, clarinet; Ani Kouyoumdjian & students, dancers. Stud.io Theatre, Ford Centre, 5040 Yonge St. 441- 1207. ~ •8:00: Guelph Spring Festival. Jeff Healey with the Hot Five Jazzmakers & Friends. Canada's foremost Blues guitarist leading an allstar jazz band. War Memorial Hall, Guelph. 1-800-665- 3212. ,. •12:15: Music Mondays. Pergolesi: Stabat Mater. Jaquelihe Warwick, soprano; lan Grundy, organ. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 598-4521. . •1 :00: St James Cathedral. Organ recital: Giles Bryant. 65 Church Street, 369-0020. Free. •8:00: North York International Academy of Music. Fundraising Concert. Louis Quilico·, tenor; Christina Petrowska, piano. Ford Centre Studio Theatre. 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. +. TRIPLE BILL: Sampradaya Dance Creations' on June 8 & 9 includes a new work, Timescape, with original music by virtuoso percussionist, Trichy Sankaran, and choreography by Sampradaya artistic director, Lata Pada. •8:00: Sampradaya Dance Creations. Trikona - Three Dimensions - Three New Works. Timescape: Choreography by Lata Pada; music composed by Trichy Sankaran. Myriad: choreography by Lata Pada; Song of Mira: choreography by Lata Pada. Premiere Dance Theatre, 250 Queen's Quay W. 973-4000. ,.
June '96 • 13. PULSE •8:00: Ford Centre. Marilyn Home. See June 16. •8:00: Toronto Symphony, J.P. Saraste, cond. Beethoven: Symphony #9; Lutoslawski: Symphony #4. Valdine Anderson, soprano; Jean Stilwell, mezzo-soprano; Gordon Gietz, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone; The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. .25 to .25. •6:45: Toronto Symphony. Pre-concert talk: "Symphonic Swan Songs". Rick Philips with Jukka-Pekka Saraste. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. .50 or free with ticket to 8:00 performance. •8:00: Toronto Symphony. See June 19. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593- 4828. •6:45: Toronto Symphony. Pre-concert talk in honour of Toru Tcikemitsu with Bart Testa and John Wyre. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. * .50(7) or Free with ticket to 8:00 performance. •7:00 & 9:30: Ford Centre. The Dave Brubeck Quartet, with a special appearance by Trudy Desmond and her trio. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. ',. ·•8:00: Music Gallery. The Glass Orchestra with Michael White, trumpet & electronics. An ev13ning of shattering · sonic experimentation by Toronto's uniquely transparent ensemble! 179 Richmond St. W. 204-1080. ,. •8:00: Toronto Symphony, J.P. Saraste, cond. Tribute to Toru Takemitsu. Takemitsu: How slow the wind, Nostalghia: In Memory of Andrei T arkovsky; Beethoven: Symphony #9. Valdine Anderson, soprano; Jean Stilwell, mezzo-soprano; Gordon Gietz, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone; The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. .25 to .25. •10:00 a.m.: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. Outdoor concert. Farmers' Market, Etobicoke City Hall, 399 The West Mall, 233- 74.68. Free. •7:30: Yamaha Music Canada. Music by student : composers under the age of .::/ 15. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 )) Front St. W. 205-5555. . ·:·:=::::: •8:00: Music Gallery. Richard Moore, percussion & Stephen Clarke, piano. Music by Barbara Monk Feldman, Linda C. Smith, Barbara Croall, Udo Kasemets, John Sherlock & Chris Newman. 179 Richmond St. W. 204- 1080. ,. •8:00: Toronto Symphony. See June 19. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St .. 593- 4828. •4:30: Newman Centre. Music for a While. Songs by Purcell, Handel, Mozart, Schumann, Gershwin and J.Kern. Adelaide Scheerder, mezzo-soprano; Sr. Eileen Mcloughlin, piano. Newman Centre Chapel, 89 St. George St. 979-2468. . , •7:30: Apollo Chamber Ensemble, w. guest soloist Christopher Dawes. Handel: Concerto. for organ and orchestra, op. 7, #3 (Halleluia), B b; Bach: Partite "0 Gott du frommer Gott, BWV 767; Handel : Concerto Grosso op. 8 no.1; Bach: Brandenburg Concerto #5, BWV 1 050. Trinity College Chap.el, 6 Hoskin Avenue, 364-TTIX (88491. ,. •1 2:15: Music Mondays. Renaissance Vocal Ensemble, Tactus. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity S.q. 598- 4521. . •1 :00: St James Cathedral. Organ recital: Christopher CANADA'S LEADING VIOLIN SHOP Over 100,000 Satisfied Customers Worldwide 26 Cumberland • 2nd Floor Toronto, (Yorkville) (1 block norlh of B/oor Between Yonge & Bay) Tel: (416)960-8494 Fax: (416)960-1478 Open 10am-6pm Monday-Saturday Open Thursdays 'ti/Bpm THE CHORAL STORE GREAT MUSIC, GREAT SERVICE, GREAT PRICES and MORE. Our Customers Are the most important part of our business. We're only a phone call away at 1-800-634-2748 Fax: (416) 422-4065 WE RUSH SHIP ACROSS CANADA! June's Choral Highlights 01 1:30: High Park Girls'Choir 01 2:00 & 7:30; 02 2:00: Canadian Children's Opera Chorus ' 01 7:30: Amadeus Choir 01 8:00: The Scholars of London a capella vocal quartet. 02 2:00: Shevchenko Musical Ensemble: 08 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Ontario Choral Federation 08 8:00: Etobicoke Centennial Choir 08 8:00: Orpheus Choir 10 7:30: Scarborough Bicentennial Massed Choir 10; 11; 12; 19, 20, 21; 22 Toronto Mendelssohn Choir (w. TSO) 12 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers, Elora Festival Singers 13 8:00: Sucalejani Ensemble 15 7:30: North York Temple Songsters 15.8:00: The Victoria Scholars 16 7:30: Komitas Choir 24 12:15: Renaissance Vocal Ensemble Announcing A Choral Workshop with Sir David Willcocks Sunday, June 2nd, 1996 presented by The Amadeus Choir (core choir) and The Choral Store Waiter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg., University of Toronto (With thanks to the Choral Program at University of Toronto) Contact M aura McGroarty at The Choral Store: • ' (416) 422-2522 IN 'IHE TORONTO AREA CALL (416) 422-2522 235 McRae Drive, Toronto ON, M46 l;T6