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Volume 11 Issue 8 - May 2006

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TORONTO MENDELSSOHN CHOIR PRESENTS ... CONCERTS: Toronto & nearby - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Joan of Arc. Roy Thomson Hall. See May 10. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Jorge Miguel. Fla· menco in music, dance &song. 2261 Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. (advance). (door). Friday May 12 - 7:30: North Toronto Collegiate. Maytime Melodies, 60th Anniversary. Performances by formers tall and students. 70 Roehampton Ave. 416-393-9180 x20100. , (st/sr). • • VIOLIN FRIDAY MAY 12 - 8:00PM GLENN GOULD STUDIO 416-205-5555 WWW.AMICI ENSEMBLE.COM - 7:30: Regeneration House. Random Acts of Music. Works by JS Bach, CPE Bach, Prokofiev & Luedeke (premiere). Guests: Susan Hoeppner, Kent Teeple, Cynthia Woods, Jacques lsraelievitch, Sarah Jeffrey & others. St. Anne's Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Ave. 416-703-9645. . Benefit for Regeneration Housing & Support Services. - 7:30: St. James' Cathedral Choral Society. The last Night of the Proms. With the Cathedral Choir of Men & Boys; Michael Bloss, organ; brass band; Giles Bryant, M.C.; David Low, conductor. 65 Church St. 416· 364-7865. , (sr/st). - 7:30: University Settlement Music and Arts School. Faculty Recital: The Music of Mozart. Music for voice, strings, piano, flute, oboe. Church of St. George the Martyr, 197 John St. 416-598-3444 x243/244. Donations appreciated. - 8:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. Mozart: Prelude and Fugue after JS.Bach K404A; Mozart: Sonata in G K379; Morawetz: Sonata for clarinet and piano; Brahms: Piano Quartet inc, Op.60. Ida Kavafi· an, violin; Teng Li, viola; David Hetherington, cello; Patricia Parr, piano; Joaquin Valdepeiias, clarinet. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-250-5555. ; , O(sr/st). - 8:00: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. A Mighty Wind.Musical journey around the globe in celebration of the wonders of our natural world. Guests: John Wilkinson, baritone; Etobicoke Collegiate Inst. Senior Concert Band; Sheena Nykolaiszyn & John Edward Liddle, music directors. Etobicoke FRIDAYS @ EIGHT presents Ma,, r=or a ~ew Millennium (by American composer, Richard Nance) with The Choir of Lawrence Park Community Church Mark Toews, Director of Music Kimberley Briggs, soprano Glyn Evans, tenor Jo-Anne Bentley, mezzo soprano Peter Fisher, baritone Ronald Jordan, organ Graham Hargrove, percussion & Hazel Newton, oboe Erica Goodman, harp An .imer-ican Sonabook. music of Bernstein, Gershwin and Porter Friday, May 1zt\ 2006 at 8:00 pm Tickets: , (senior & student) Lawrence Park Community Church 416-489-1551 ext.21 2180 Bayview A venue (south of Lawrence Ave. East) Ample free parking A Y 1 - UN E 7

Collegiate Auditorium, 86 Montgomery Rd. 416-410-1570. , (sr). (st), children free. - 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers. 25th Anniversary Retrospective. Music by De· hussy, Leighton, Rachmaninoff, Elgar. Britten & Vaughan Williams. John Tuttle, conductor. St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 73 Sim· coe. 416-971 9229. , (sr), (st). - 8:00: Fat Alberts.Annual Benefit Concert. performers include The Curries, Roger Ellis, Norm Hacking, Lynn Harrison, Glen Hornblast & more. The Steel Workers Bldg, 25 Cecil St. 416-651-2925. O(advance), (door). - 8:00: Fridays@ Eight.Mass For a New Millennium; An American Songbook. Music by Nance, Bernstein, Gershwin & Porter. Kimber· ley Briggs, soprano; Jo-Anne Bentley, mezzo; Glyn Evans, tenor; Peter Fisher, baritone; Ron· aid Jordan, organ & other performers; Mark Toews, director. Lawrence Park Community Church, 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-489-1551 x21.,. - 8:00: Kathryn Domoney, soprano & Maria Soulis, contralto. Duo Voice Recital. Premieres by Beckwith & Donison; music by Purcell, Mozart, Mendelssohn, A.Mahler, Brahms, Strauss. Guests: Jennifer Tung, col· laborative pianist; Marie Berard, violin. Helico· nian Hall. 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. . - 8:00: Small World Music. Fourth Annual South Asian Music Festival.- Tantra & Cather· ine Potter's Duniya Project. Indian classical music & jazz. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 231 Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. (advance). (door). - 8:00: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Symphony #9. Beethoven: Symphony #9; Mer· cure: Cantate pour une Joie; Stone: The Proph· et: "On Love" (commission). Laura Whalen, soprano; Vicki St. Pierre, mezzo; Michel Schrey, tenor; Olivier LaQuerre, bass-baritone; Noel Edison, conductor. 7:00: Pre-concert chat with Alexa Petrenko. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. -; · (st/sr). - 8:00: Upper Canada Choristers. Opera, Anyone? Britten: Noye's Flud de; music by Gluck, Verdi, Wagner, Bizet. Mozart, Smetana, Strauss. Laurie Evan Fraser, conductor. Eglin· ton-St. George's United Church, 35 Lytton Blvd. 416-256-0510. (advance). (door), child under 12 lree; "Bring a teen" program: free admittance for a teen accompa· nied by a paying adult. Non-perishable item for the Daily Bread Food Bank appreciated. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. The 2 Bobs. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416-531-6604. (ad· vance), (door). ETR 1981 .J 2006 SPEC TIVE A concert of much-loved favourites from Exultate's past 25 seasons. Friday, May 12, 2006 8:oo pm Sc. Andrew's Presbyterian Church 73 Simcoe Street Toronto REGULAR / SENIOR STUDENT For more information: -. 416-971-9229 KATHRYN DOMONEY John Tuttle, Conductor MARIA SOULIS Saturday May 13 - 12:00 noon: Royal Conservatory of Music. Celtic Fiddle Ensemble. Helen Jacob­ Stein, director. Room 305, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824 ext.321. free. - 12:00 noon: Royal Conservatory of Music. Centre Stage Concerts: Music for Mother's Day. Recital by RCM Community School students. Concert Hall. 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824 ext.321. free. - 2:00: Organ ix 06. RCCD· Toronto Centre Organ Playing Competition. One work each of Bach, romantic period and contemporary. Rosedale United Church, 159 Roxborough Dr. 416-241 -9785. Free. - 7:00: Canadian Children's Opera Chorus. Sa!Ot printemps; Madcap Mozart & So you want tobeasinger?Music by Debussy; excerpts from Mozart operas; excerpts from Hammerstein & Kern, Lerner & Loewe, Loess· er, Bernstein, Sondheim & others (staged). Ann Cooper Gay, artistic director/conductor. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-3660467. , (sr/st), (child). - 7:00: North Toronto Community Band. Spring Rhythms. Crescent School, 2635 Bayview Ave. 416-787-5193. (advance), (door). O(sr/st). The Cathedral Choral Society, conducted by David Low and the Cathedral Choir of Men and Boys with Director and Organist Michael Bloss, The Band of the Royal Regiment of Canada, William Mighton, Director, Master of Ceremonies: Dr. Giles Bryant RESERVED SEATING /20 UN RESERVED SEATING 520/15 The Cathedral Church of St. James King & Church. Toronto 416-364-7865 JENNIFER TUNG MARIF BERARD f-RIDAY MAY 12 I 8pm helicon1an hall Unionville's Village \'oices present songs f°rom Canada and the United States Gerald Loo (our talented accompanist) will perform jazz stylings Join us after the concert for complimentary refreshments featuring, of course, North American Pies' Saturday May 13th at 8:00 pm Central united Church, 131 Main Street, Unionville Tickets: at the door or call 905 2948687. Children :2 rnd unde: h,e. M AY 1 - JUNE 7 2006

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