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Volume 15 Issue 8 - May 2010

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• 7:30: Canadian Opera

• 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. MariaStuarda. See May 1.• 7:30: Toronto Choristers. Let There BeMusic. Ralph Peters, conductor; MargaretDeeth, accompanist. Sir John A. MacdonaldCollegiate, 2300 Pharmacy Ave. 416-779-8286. .• 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. The Songbook4. See May 25.• 8:00: Music Gallery. VTO ten: AndyMoor (The Ex) & Anne-James Chaton andSix. Double bill featuring sextet Six withduo of Andy Moor, guitar and Anne-JamesChaton, sound-poet. 416-204-1080 x1. ;$15 (members, arts workers); (st).• 8:00: Nathaniel Dett Chorale. And StillWe Sing - Steel Singin'. Classical to calypso.guest: Legacy steel pan ensemble; BrainerdBlyden-Taylor, artistic director. Glenn GouldStudio, 250 Front St. W. 416-872-4255..50.• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Stravinsky’s Petrouchka. Falla: Suite No.2from The Three-Cornered Hat; Piazzolla (arr.Desyatnikov): The Four Seasons of BuenosAires; Stravinsky: Petrouchka (original version).Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin; RobertSpano, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. -8.• 8:00: Urbanvessel. Stitch. Palmer &Chatterton. Christine Duncan, PatriciaO’Callaghan and Neema Bickersteth, vocalists;Ruth Madoc-Jones, director. TheTheatre Centre, 1087 Queen St. W. 416-538-0988. . Also May 27-30.Thursday May 27• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Piano Virtuoso Series: Iberia IV. StéphaneSylvestre, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre,Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8321. Free.• 1:00: New Adventures in Sound Art.Deep Wireless Festival of Radio & TransmissionArt: The Pencil Project. A performancepiece by sound artists Martin Messier andJacques Poulin-Denis. Artscape WychwoodBarns, Wychwood Theatre (#176), 601Christie St. 416-652-5115. Pwyc (studentsfree).• 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. Idomeneo.See May 9.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See May 26.• 8:00: New Adventures in Sound Art/A. Concerts In The GTAGoethe Institute. Deep Wireless Festival ofRadio & Transmission Art: Popol Vuh – TheBook of the Origin of the Maya. Naleppa:Popol Vuh – The Book of the Origin of theMaya, a radio-play performed by LawrenceBayne. Artscape Wychwood Barns, WychwoodTheatre (#176), 601 Christie St. 416-652-5115. $15; (st).• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Stravinsky’s Petrouchka. See May 26.• 8:00: Urbanvessel. Stitch. See May 26.• 8:00: Via Salzburg Chamber Orchestra.Sound and Image. Oesterle: Violin Concerto(with animations by Christopher Hinton); Elgar:Introduction and Allegro; Elegy; Britten:Simple Symphony. Glenn Gould Studio, 250SOUND& IMAGEBritten, Elgar & Michael OesterleVia Salzburg Chamber Orchestra with Animation by Christopher HintonFront St. W. 416-872-4255. ; (sr);(st); (29 and under).Friday May 28• 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. MariaStuarda. See May 1.• 7:30: Etobicoke Centennial Choir. ALittle Gilbert and Sullivan! A cabaret-styleperformance of The Pirates of Penzance.Brenna Conrad, soprano; John Barber, tenor;David Yung, baritone, Henry Genglich, conductor.Humber Valley United Church, 76Anglesey Blvd. 416-769-9271. .• 7:30: St. James’ Cathedral. AnnualLast Night of the Proms Concert. Band ofthe Royal Regiment of Canada; Elmer IselerSingers; Choir of St. James' Cathedral. 65Church St. 416-364-7865. (includesHave you ever imagined what music might look like? Here’s a chance to find out as award winninganimator Christopher Hinton provides a visually stunning interpretation of the music of renownedCanadian composer Michael Oesterle.Thursday May 27 & Friday May 28 2010 at 8:00 pmTickets: 416-872-4255 Glenn Gould Studio roythomson.comTICKETSNOW ONSALE!dinner at the Albany Club); ; .• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See May 26.• 8:00: Harmony Singers. SentimentalJourneys. Harvey Patterson, conductor.Martin Grove United Church, 75 Pergola Rd.416-239-5821. ; $15(st/st).• 8:00: Heliconian Club. Classical CentennialCelebration. Works by Liszt, Schumann,Chopin and Mendelssohn. 35 Hazelton Ave.416-922-3618. .• 8:00: Massey Hall & Roy ThomsonHall. International Vocal Recital Series: JosephCalleja, tenor. Craig Rutenberg, piano.Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.• 8:00: New Adventures in Sound Art.Deep Wireless Festival of Radio & TransmissionArt. Deep Wireless Ensemble exploreradio as a live performance medium. Also,the Pencil Project by Martin Messier andJacques Poulin-Denis. Artscape WychwoodBarns, Wychwood Theatre (#176), 601Christie St. 416-652-5115. $15; (st).• 8:00: New Music Concerts. Brian’sPicks. Lizee: Television; Schnuller: Trio;Current: Faster Still; Levy: I. Querwüchsig;Poppe: Salz; Llugdar: Todos los recuerdospresentes envolvían ese sonido y algo memiró. New Music Concerts Ensemble, BrianCurrent, direction. Music Gallery, 197John St. 416-961-9594. ; (sr/artsworkers); (st). 7:15: Introduction withcomposers.36 WWW.THEWHOLENOTE.COMMay 1 - June 7, 2010

• 8:00: Toronto Tabla Ensemble/ChhandamDance Company/Lavish. Heartbeat.North Indian classical dance. Enwave Theatre,Harbourfront Centre, 231 Queens QuayW. 416-973-4000. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Urbanvessel. Stitch. See May 26.• 8:00: Via Salzburg Chamber Orchestra.Sound and Image. See May 27.Saturday May 29• 1:30 & 7:30: Common Thread CommunityChorus. In Concert. English languagefolk songs; also Georgian and Balkan folkmusic. Alan Gasser, conductor; Machari,Georgian music trio. Eastminster UnitedChurch, 310 Danforth Ave. 416-410-5022.; (advance); $15(sr/st); ; (sr/st advance) (child); (child advance);or Pwyc.• 2:30: Urbanvessel. Stitch. See May 26.arraymusic.comYOUNGCOMPOSERS’WORKSHOPCONCERTArray Ensemble membersperform compositions sonew the ink is barely dry…*Special support byThe SOCAN FoundationSat May 29 3pm• 3:00: Arraymusic. Young ComposersWorkshop Concert. Works by Le Bel, Massoud,Norris and Storring. Array Studio,Suite 218, 60 Atlantic Ave. 416-532-3019.$15; (sr/st).• 4:00: Capella Intima. Celestial Sirens– music of the Benedictine Nuns of Milan.Motets by Cozzolani, Leonarda and Sessa.Dawn Bailey and Erin Bardua, sopranos;Vicki St. Pierre, alto; Bud Roach, tenor;Sara-Anne Churchill, organ; Lucas Harris,theorbo. St. George the Martyr Church, 197John St. 905-517-3594. $15 (suggesteddonation).• 4:30: Canadian Opera Company. Idomeneo.See May 9.• 7:00: High Park Choirs. Reach Out andSing. St. Anne’s Anglican Church, 270 GladstoneAve. 416-762-0657. /$15(st).• 7:30: Annex Singers. It’s About Time!30th Anniversary Celebration. Bloor StreetUnited Church (McClure Hall), 300 Bloor St.W. ; $15(sr/st); children under 12(free).• 7:30: Etobicoke Centennial Choir. ALittle Gilbert and Sullivan. See May 28.• 7:30: Tafelmusik. Israel in Egypt. Handel.Teri Dunn, soprano; Matthew White, countertenor;Lawrence Wiliford, tenor; SumnerThompson, baritone; Tafelmusik BaroqueOrchestra and Chamber Choir; Ivars Taurins,director. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. -.• 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.España! Chabrier: España; Copland: El SalónMéxico; de Falla: Nights in the Gardensof Spain for Piano and Orchestra; Chávez:Symphony No.2 “Sinfonia India”; Ginastera:“Malambo” from Estancia; and other works.Cecile Licad, piano; Carlos Miguel Prieto,conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-872-4255. .50-.• 7:30: Village Voices. Versatile Voices.Music from classical, rock and jazz genres.Joan Andrews, director. Sharon Smith,vocalist; jazz combo. St. Partick’s CatholicChurch, 5633 Highway 7, Markham. 905-294-8687. , $15(sr/st); free (child under12).• 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs SymphonyOrchestra. Subscription Concert No.5.Wagner: Die Meistersinger Overture; Rachmaninoff:Piano Concerto No.2; Schubert:Symphony No. 9. Robert Horvath, piano;Norman Reintamm, conductor. P.C. HoTheatre, Chinese Cultural Centre, 5183Sheppard Ave. E. 416-879-5566. -.Pre-concert talk by Norman Reintamm.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See May 26.• 8:00: Harmony Singers. SentimentalJourneys. See May 28.• 8:00: Nathaniel Dett Chorale. And StillWe Sing - Steel Singin'. See May 26.• 8:00: New Adventures in Sound Art.Deep Wireless Festival of Radio & TransmissionArt. Deep Wireless Ensemble exploreradio as a live performance medium. Also,Freedom Highway performed by EmmanuelMadan, an exploration of mass media andAmerican public discourse in the post-9/11context. Wychwood Barns, Wychwood Theatre(#176), 601 Christie St. 416-652-5115.$15; (st).• 8:00: Toronto Tabla Ensemble/ChhandamDance Company/Lavish. Heartbeat.See May 28.• 8:00: York Symphony Orchestra. Musicfrom the Heart. Rossini: Semiramide Overture;Ho: Sun Goddess; Gershwin: Concertoin F; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6. LucasPorter, piano; Onnanoko Drumming Ensemble.Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria St.,Aurora. 416-410-0860. ; ; .• 10:00: Music Gallery. Solvent CDRelease @ SPK. Toronto electronic musicpioneer. Guest: Travelogue. Polish CombatantAssociation Hall, 206 Beverly St. 416-204-1080 x1. $15; (members).Sunday May 30• 2:00: Canadian Opera Company. MariaStuarda. See May 1.• 2:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See May 26• 2:00: Tafelmusik. Israel in Egypt. SeeMay 29.• 2:30: Urbanvessel. Stitch. See May 26.• 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. A Season ofSymphonies. Rachmaninoff: Piano ConcertoNo. 2 in c Op 18; Shostakovich: SymphonyNo. 5 in d Op 47. Errol Gay, conductor;guest: Jason Li, piano. Toronto Centre forthe Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 416-467-7142.; (sr/st); (under 18). 2:15: Preconcerttalk.• 3:00: Penthelia Singers. Journey to theMiddle East and Beyond. Choral repertoirebased on texts and music from the MiddleEast. Guests: Shades of Araby dance troupe;Alice Malach, conductor. Miles Nadal JewishToronto Jewish Folk ChoirAlexander Veprinsky, conductorLina Zemelman, pianoPresents its84 th annual spring concertRemembering Emil:A salute to Emil Gartner(1914-1960)FeaturingEsther Gartner, celloSunday, May 30 th , 20103:00 pmWalter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queens Park CrescentCall: 416-789-5502; e-mail: tjfolkchoir@sympatico.caFaceBook: Toronto Jewish Folk Choir May 1 - June 7, 2010 WWW.THEWHOLENOTE.COM 37

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