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Volume 13 - Issue 10 - July/August 2008


... LISTINGS: SECTION 6.ANNOUNCEMENTS, ... ETCETERAdocks on Centre Island. 416-516-7413, Free.* To September 24, Wednesdays at 11 am:Toronto Music Garden. Guided Tours. Exploreseasonal blooms while learning about the garden'sunique design and history. 45-minute walkingtours led by Toronto Botanical garden volunteerguides. 475 Queens Quay West. Self-guided 70-minute audio tours hosted by Yo-Yo Ma and JulieMesservy are also available for a rental fee of $ 5at the Marina Quay West office, 539 QueensQuay West (daily from 1 Dam to 8pm). 416-973-4000,*To October 1: New Adventures in SoundArt. Sound Travels Festival of Sound Art: SonicBoardwalk. Outdoor interactive sound sculptureby Allik/Mulder which generates a microsoundlandscape activated by the kinetic imprint ofpassing visitors. Ward Island boardwalk, west end.416-516· 7413, Free.*To October 1: New Adventures in SoundArt. Sound Travels Festival of Sound Art:Synthecycletron. Outdoor interactive soundsculpture. Anyone can generate power for thesculpture by pedaling, which activates synthesiz·ers & generates sounds controlled by the partici·pant. Centre Island, south side between the Pier& theboardwalk. 416-516-7413, Free.LECTURES/SYMPOSIA* August 7 & 8 9am-5pm: Canadian ElectroacousticCommunity/UofT Faculty ofMusic/New Adventures in Sound Art.?"annual Toronto Electroacoustic Symposium.Selection of refereed papers & presentations;keynote lectures by Sound Travels' composers-inresidenceRobert Normandeau, Jurgen Teller &Ellen Waterman. Edward Johnson Bldg, 80Queen's Park. 416-516- 7413. Prices tba.WORKS HOPS* July 16 7:30: Toronto Shapenote Singingfrom Sacred Harp. Beginners welcome. MusicRoom, Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St.W. (at Huron). 416- 922-7997* July 29 8:00: Toronto Folk Singers' Club.An informal group meeting to perform & exchangesongs. Audiences are welcome. TranzacClub, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-532-0900.* August 11 -16: CO NT ACT contemporarymusic/University Settlement Music & ArtsSchool. Music From Scratch. Workshop foryouth 7-25 years. St. George the Martyr Church,197 John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.* August 20 7:30: Toronto ShapenoteSinging from Sacred Harp. Beginners welcome.Music Room, Bloor Street United Church, 300Bloor St. W. (at Huron).416· 922-7997* August 26 8:00: Toronto Folk Singers'Club. An informal group meeting to perform &exchange songs. Audiences welcome. T ranzacClub, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-532-0900.SINGERSThe Annex SingersA dynamic choir performingeclectic repetoire seeks newmembers with vocal experience.For information, contactRichard Partington416-968-77]t](Q)~ A¥©1]~©1~~® =§ijj]Iijj] ~i \f i(O)~ i ~ ~ ~~trijj]tt(O)rfor our expandi ng Suzuki Violin Program atThe Kingsway Conservatory of MusicWe are searching for an .EnergeticEnthusiasticProfessionalCreativeSkilled ft Trained.. instructor to join our team ofexceptional educators for the 2008/09 season .Please contact Artistic Director Sharon Burlacoffsharon 234-0121 ext.221The Kingsway ~ • / /Conservatory ~1111111inJJJZrea teamz1ffofMusic ll• T ,JWWW. THEW HOLENOTE.COM J U LY 1 - SEPT 7 2008

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Learning can be fun and easy'Peter Ness, ARCT. 416-767-9747.INSTRUMENTS BOUGHT & SOLDNEW MASON & HAMLIN grand pianosare the very best in the world. Only 300 peryear hand-made. To see and hear the entirecollection (5' 4" to 9' 4") go towww.masonhamlin.caSTEINWAY & SON "B" GRAND. Purchasednew in 1996. 6"11" x 5"8" excellentcondition, asking for K. call 416-723-8286.MISCELLANEOUSARE YOU PLANNING A CONCERT orrecital? Looking for a venue? Consider BloorStreet United Church. Phone: 416-924-7439x22 Email: tina@bloorstreetunited.orgJAZZ REHEARSAL SPACE Newdown town rehearsal space available for jazzplayers - 1800 sq ft. Great acoustics. Perfectfor trio or 20 pc band. Fully equipped withgrand piano, electric piano, guitar and bassamps and drums. Great Rates. For more infocontact Jordan Glick@416-884-7221 or emailmarigoldstudio@gmail.comSUITES FOR RENT at 720Bathurst Street Looking for afriendly, arts-positive environment foryour organization? Do you need 24-houraccess to your workplace? Our comfortablefive storey red-brick building, at 720Bathurst just south of Bloor has highceilings, big bright windows, and freightelevator facilities with rear-lane access.Short and long-term leases will be consideredon a range of suites from 450 to2000 or more square feet (availability varies).Cale or ground floor retail spacecurrently available for lease or events.416-424-1191 go4real@sympatico.caMUSICIANSAVAILABLEBARD - EARLY MUSIC DUO playingrecorder and virginal available to provide backgroundatmosphere for teas, receptions orother functions - greater Toronto area. Forrates and info call 905-722-5618 or email us atmhpape@interhop.netMUSIC FOR ALL OCCASIONS! Smallensembles, Dance Band, Big Band; CocktailHour, Dinner music, Concerts, Shows; Classical,Contemporary, Dixieland, Traditional andSmooth Jazz! )SL Musical Productions 905-276-3373.MUSICIANSWANTEDCENTRAL UNITED CHURCH, locatedat King St. and Weston Rd. is seeking an accomplished,energetic organisVpianist to workco-operatively with our choir director, ministerand worship committee to plan and provide themusic for our Sunday services. Position isavailable September l. 2008. Please send applicationsby email Inquiries, callJoan Fulford at 416-248-4339.CHOIR LEAD REQUIREDGrace Church on-the-Hill,Toronto. Soprano l, St. Cecilia Choir(Tuesday evening rehearsals). ContactMelva Treffinger Graham, Director of Music.416-488-7884 xl 17. A description ofour vibrant music program is available atwww.gracechurchon thehill. ea.COMMUNITY OPERA GROUP in Torontoseeks experienced pianist/coach. This is apart-time, evening position, 9 hours/week for9 weeks in October & November, and 9 hours/week for 9 weeks in I anuary & February,2009. Salary (/hour) is partly paid by theToronto District School Board. More To arrange anaudition, leave voice mail at 416-698-9572, orwrite to Accompanist needed.Irish Choral Society of Canada commencingSeptember '08. Tuesday evening rehearsals,downtown Toronto. Three-concertseries. Call 416-467-5961 or for more information.RYERSON UNIVERSITY OAKHAMHOUSE CHOIR - Established choir performingclassical repertoire seeks new membersto perform Mendelssohn's Hymn ofPraise with Toronto Sinfonietta orchestra.Choral experience, reading ability helpful. butnot essential. Rehearsals Monday nightsRyerson campus. 416-763-8746.SCARBOROUGH BEL CANTO CHOIRis looking for new members! We are a 40-voice, community-based SATB choir. Newmembers are auditioned to determine voicerange and suitability. Repertoire includes folk,movies, swing, Broadway and classical selections.This year we welcome Virginia GallopEvoy as choir director. Rehearsals are onTuesdays from 7:30 until 10 at St. NicholasAnglican Church near Warden and KingstonRoads. Website: www.belcantochoir.comContact Joanne Hawthorne, 416-284-4428 forfurther information.SINGERS WANTED! The Irish ChoralSociety of Canada is a community SATBchoir under the direction of Karen L.A.D' Aoust exploring sacred, secular and folkworks centered around Irish and other Celticthemes. Rehearsals are held Tuesdayevenings in downtown Toronto. We arecurrently auditioning experienced singersfor all sections for our upcoming seventhconcert season. Interested singers canbook an audition or obtain further details bycalling 416-467-5961 or PIANO TEACHER for establishedschool. Must have minimum SuzukiBook I accreditation to start and be qualifiedfor advanced students. 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