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Volume 15 Issue 9 - June 2010

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Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff. TorontoMendelssohn Trio. College St. UnitedChurch, 454 College St. 647-929-1738.-; (sr/st).• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See June 2.• 8:00: Toronto Centre for the Arts.Westray’s Swing House. Ron Westray andEnsemble. Studio Theatre, 5040 Yonge St.416-872-1111. $15; (st).• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Yannick & Yundi. Chopin: Piano ConcertoNo.1 in e Op.11; Bruckner: Symphony No.9in d. Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor; YundiLi, piano. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-872-4255. -4.Friday June 11• 6:00 & 7:30: University Settlement Musicand Arts School. End of Term StudentRecitals. St. George the Martyr Church, 197John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.• 7:30: Birthday Series. Richard Strauss.Lieder; Quartett in A Op.2; MädchenblumenLieder Op.22; Sonata for Violin and PianoOp.18: Improvisation; Drei Lieder der OpheliaOp.67. Allison Arends, Sarah Parkin, sopranos;Catherine Sulem, Gretchen Paxson-Abberger, violin; Elizabeth Morris, viola;Michelle Kyle, cello/piano; Qazim Kallushi,bass; Trish O’Reilly, narrator. HeliconianHall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-944-2655. ;$15(sr/st). Reception to follow.• 7:30: Church of St. Mary Magdalene.Concert of 20th Century Sacred Music.Works by Howells, Ireland, Stainer, Stanfordand Vaughan Williams. Choir of St. Chad’sA. Concerts In The GTACollege, University of Durham. 477 ManningAve. 416-531-7955. Pwyc.• 7:30: TCDSB Staff Arts. Lullaby ofBroadway. See June 4.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. FunnyGirl. See June 2.• 8:00: Luminato. One Pure Longing: Talirih’sSearch. Buddies In Bad Times Theatre,12 Alexander St. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. . Also June 12, 13, 14.• 8:00: Luminato. The Infernal Comedy:Confessions of a Serial Killer. Vienna AcademyOrchestra; John Malkovich, actor.Massey Hall, 15 Shuter St. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. -5. AlsoJune 12.• 8:00: Luminato/Tapestry New OperaWorks. Dark Star Requiem. Staniland andBattson. Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory,273 Bloor St. W. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. -.• 8:00: Mirvish Productions. A JewGrows in Brooklyn. See June 3.• 8:00: Toronto Centre for the Arts.Westray’s Jazz Hop. Ron Westray andEnsemble. Studio Theatre, 5040 Yonge St.416-872-1111. $15; (st).Saturday June 12• 12:00 noon: Tafelmusik. Baroque SummerFestival: Musical Interlude. Works byBach/Weiss, Biber, Vivaldi and Rameau.Members of the TBSI Faculty. Walter Hall,Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park.416-964-9562. Free.• 1:00: University Settlement Music andArts School. Student Recitals. St. Georgethe Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.• 1:00 to 11:00: Luminato. Global Music:Rock the Casbah & An African Prom.Queen’s Park North, Queen’s Park Cresc.416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. Free.• 2:00: Luminato. Vienna Academy Orchestra.Mozart: Symphony No.40; also worksby Haydn and Schubert. Martin Haselböck,conductor. Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, 427Bloor St. W. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. .• 2:00 & 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company.Funny Girl. See June 2.• 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions. AJew Grows in Brooklyn. See June 3.• 7:00: Toronto Centre for the Arts:Moving Forward. Toronto Children’s ConcertChoir. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040Yonge St. 416-872-1111. -$15.In RecitalJenavieve Moore, sopranoPeter Tiefenbach, pianoSaturday, June 12th,7:30pmBloor Street United ChurchMusic by Strauss, Rachmaninoff,and PalomaAdmission by DonationReception to Follow• 7:30: Jenavieve Moore, soprano. InRecital. Works by Mozart, Strauss, Rachmaninoffand Paloma. Peter Tiefenbach,piano; Daniel Oliver, cello; Ema Nikolovska,violin. Bloor Street United Church, 300 BloorSt. W. 647-261-5362. By donation; receptionto follow.• 7:30: TCDSB Staff Arts. Lullaby ofBroadway. See June 4.• 7:30: Vocal Horizons. A Journey IntoSpring. St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 39 GreenLn., Thornhill. 416-831-9156. ; $15(sr/st).• 8:00: Kindred Spirits Orchestra.Beethoven`s Fifth Symphony. Bach: Suitefor Orchestra No.3; Mozart: Concerto forFlute and Orchestra in G, K313; Beethoven:Symphony No.5 in c. Kristian Alexander,conductor; Emma Elkinson, flute. GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. W., 416-872-4255. ; $15(sr/st). SOLD OUT• 8:00: Luminato. One Pure Longing: Talirih’sSearch. See June 11.• 8:00: Luminato. The Infernal Comedy:Confessions of a Serial Killer. See June 11.• 8:00: Luminato/Tapestry New OperaWorks. Dark Star Requiem. See June 11.• 8:00: Music Gallery. William Basinski.Guest: Neil Wiernik. 197 John St. 416-204-1080 x1. .• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Yannick & Yundi. See Jun 10.• 8:00: Trio Moonshine. In Concert. HeliconianHall, 35 Hazelton Ave. Tchaikovsky:Trio in a Op.50; Rachmaninov: Trio in dOp.8; Jacobchuk: Trio “Moonshine.” 416-829-4829. ; (sr/st).• 10:00pm: Young Centre for the PerformingArts. Saturday Night CabaretSeries: Denzal Sinclair. Jazz vocalist. 55 MillSt., Building 49. 416-866-8666. $15.Sunday June 13• 12:00 noon: International Women’sBrass Conference. World’s Biggest BrassEvent! Bring your instrument, to surpassCHILDREN’SCHOIROF AFRICAThursday JUNE 10 20107:30 PmP R E S E N T SThis internationallyrenownedchoir sharesits songs of hope andpeace in response to thetravesty of war and theHIV/AIDS Crisis in Africa.The tour gives the childrenconfidence and boldnessto help them rise up out oftheir own situations ofsadness and despair,while broadening theirworld view and exposingthem to other cultures.Suggested donation .The Birthday SeriesRichard StraussCelebrate Strauss’ life andmusic with a concert of hisbest-loved and rarely-heardworks on his birthdayFriday, June 11, 7:30 pmHeliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton AveAllison Arends, sopranoSarah Parkin, sopranoCatherine Sulem, violinGretchen Paxson, violinElizabeth Morris, violaMichelle Kyle, cello, pianoQazim Kallushi, double bassTrish O’Reilly, narratorString Quartet, op. 2Mädchenblumen Lieder, op. 22Drei Lieder der Ophelia, op. 672850 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON(Royal York Subway Station | Prince Edward/Bloor Intersection)www.allsaintskingsway.caCONTACT SHAWN GRENKE, DIRECTOR OF MUSIC AT ÚÚÚÚTickets (senior/student $15)Reservations: 416-944-2655Complimentary birthday cakeDoor prizes: Strauss’ music CDswww.birthdayseries.ca32 w w w.t h e w h o l e n o t e.c o mJune 1 - July 7, 2010

the official record of 596 players. CanadianBrass; Hannaford Street Silver Band; TrueNorth Brass; Howard Cable, conducting.Assembly Hall, 1 Colonel Samuel Smith ParkDr. 416-259-8116. . 11:00am: Rehearsal.• 12:00 noon to 9:00: Orchestra Toronto.Music in the Air. Danielle Lisboa, conductor;guests: Ron Westray Jazz Ensemble; CaribbeanDance Ensemble; True North Brass;Mike Maxwell and Friends; St. Michael’sSchool Drum Line and Drum Circle. Mel LastmanSq., 5100 Yonge St. 416-467-7142.Free.• 2:00 & 7:00: Mirvish Productions. AJew Grows in Brooklyn. See June 3.• 2:00: Parks and Recreation Toronto.Island Accents. Scarborough Civic Centre,150 Borough Dr. 416-396-7766. Free.• 2:00: University Settlement Music andArts School. Student Recitals. St. Georgethe Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.• 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. MusicallySpeaking. Rameau: Pièces de Clavecinen Concerts; also works by Marais, Buxtehudeand Telemann. Ensemble L’indiscrète.Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq.416-464-7610. Pwyc.• 2:30: Vocal Horizons. A Journey IntoSpring. St. Rose of Lima Church, 3216Lawrence Ave. E. 416-831-9156. Freewilldonation.• 3:00: Mooredale Symphony Orchestras.Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B flat;Mozart: Divertimento in G; Telemann: KleineSuite in D. Anton Kuerti, William Rowsonand Clare Carberry, conductors. RosedaleHeights School of the Arts, 711 Bloor St. E.416-587-9411. $15; (sr/st).• 3:00: Music at Sharon. Ensemble Polaris.Music of Scandinavia, the Baltic countries,Scotland, and Canada. Temple of the Childrenof Peace, 18974 Leslie St., Sharon.416-872-4255. . 2:30: Pre-concert chat.• 3:00: Symphony Hamilton. Piano Extravaganza.Caplet: Quintet for Piano and Winds;Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin, Piano andStrings; Mozart: Symphony No. 25. St. Matthew’sAnglican Church, 126 Plains Rd. E.,Burlington. 905-526-6690. ; (sr/st);(children under 12).• 4:00: St. James’ Cathedral. TwilightRecital Series: Charlene Pauls and GeoffTiller. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free(donations welcome).• 7:30: Choirs Ontario. Oulainen YouthChoir. Finnish and Nordic traditional andcontemporary choral music. Tapani Tirilä,conductor. Agricola Lutheran Church, 25 OldYork Mills Rd. 416-923-1144. $15.The Trio MoonshineNatalie Wong (Violin), Mahsa Madahian (Cello),Nadia Jacobchuk (Piano)Premiere ConcertP. Tchaikovsky TRIO in A-minor, Op. 50A. Jacobchuk TRIO “Moonshine”S. Rachmaninov TRIO in D-minor, Op. 8Saturday, June 12, 2010 at 8:00 PMHeliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Avenue, TorontoInfo: (416) 829-4829• 7:30: Headwaters Concert Choir. Inspiration.Robert Hennig, conductor. ClaudePresbyterian Church, 15175 HurontarioStreet (Hwy. 10), Caledon. 905-495-6752.. Fundraiser for First Nations’ childrenin Ontario.• 7:30: Massey Hall & Roy ThomsonHall. Gwyndaf Jones. Welsh tenor. GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-872-4255. $15-.• 8:00: Gallery 345. Matthew Shipp Trio.345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. .• 8:00: Luminato. One Pure Longing: Talirih’sSearch. See June 11.Monday June 14• 12:15: Music Mondays. Colleen Allen,jazz clarinet. Allen: Chase ‘n Me; Davis:Ruwenzori. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10Trinity Square. 416-598-4521 x222. Pwyc( suggested).• 7:30: Cantabile Chorale of York Region.Strawberries and Song 2010. June cabaretspectacular with audience participation. St.Matthew’s United Church, 333 Crosby Ave.,Richmond Hill. 905-731-8318 ; (12and under).• 7:30: Luminato. Prima Donna. Wainwright.Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. -0. AlsoJune 16, 18, 19.• 8:00: Luminato. One Pure Longing: Talirih’sSearch. See June 11.Tuesday June 15• 1:00: St. James’ Cathedral. Music atMidday: Allan Pulker, flute. 65 Church St.416-364-7865. Free (donations welcome).• 7:30: Luminato. All Days are Night:Songs for Lulu. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St.416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. -• 8:00: Music Gallery. Frog Eyes. Guests:Pearly Gate Music & GUH. 197 John St.416-204-1080 x1. .Wednesday June 16• 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonday Recital. Andrei Streliaev,organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416- 922-1167.Free.• 1:00: Tafelmusik. Baroque Summer Festival:TBSI Orchestras and Choirs. JeanneLamon and Ivars Taurins, directors. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’sPark. 416-964-9562. Free.• 6:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Beethoven’s Ninth. Beethoven. Peter Oundjian,conductor; Marianne Fiset, soprano;Michèle Losier, mezzo; Frédéric Antoun,tenor; Brett Polegato, baritone; TorontoMendelssohn Choir. Roy Thomson Hall, 60Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. -.• 7:00: Etobicoke Community ConcertBand. Twilight Concert in the Park. Classicpops, Broadway tunes, movie themes, andbig band music. Applewood Homestead,Broadacres Park, 450 The West Mall. 416-410-1570. Free. 5:00: Community BBQ.• 7:30: Brott Music Festival. DjokicPlays Elgar. Beethoven: Leonore OvertureNo.3 Op.72b; Elgar: Cello Concerto in e;Beethoven: Symphony No.1 in C. DeniseDjokic, cello; National Academy Orchestra;Boris Brott, conductor. St. Christopher’sAnglican Church, 662 Guelph Line, Burlington.1-888-475-9377/905-525-7664. ;(sr); (st).• 7:30: International Women’s BrassConference. Canadian Celebration Concert.Weston Silver Band; Viceroy Brass Ensemble;mass trombone ensemble; guest soloists;Gillian MacKay, conductor. Humber CollegeLakeshore Auditorium, 3199 Lakeshore Blvd.W. 416-259-8116. ; (sr/st).• 7:30: Luminato. Canadian Songbook:40 Years of Cockburn. Bruce Cockburn andguests. Massey Hall, 14 Shuter St. 416-872-1111/1-866-577-4277. -.• 7:30: Luminato. Prima Donna. See June14.Thursday June 17• 10:00am: Kingsway Conservatory ofMusic. Music with Markus! Children’s cushionconcert. 2848 Bloor St. W. 416-234-0121. (pre-registration required).• 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation.Jennifer Taverner, soprano. Christ ChurchDeer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211.Free.• 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon atthe Met: Andrei Streliaev, organ. MetropolitanUnited Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x51.• 1:30: International Women’s BrassConference. Lina Alemano and ensemble.Jazz trumpet. Humber College LakeshoreAuditorium, 3199 Lakeshore Blvd. W. 416-Oulainen Youth ChoirConcert and workshop • June 13, 2010Agricola Lutheran Church, 25 Old York Mills Road, TorontoFinland’s acclaimed youth choir led by master conductor Tapani TiriläRepertoire, trends and techniques of Finnish and Nordic choral musicWorkshop 2:00 P.M., $15 • Concert 7:30 P.M., $15For more information contact Choirs Ontario416.923.1144 • 866.935.1144 • info@choirsontario.orgJune 1 - July 7, 2010 w w w.t h e w h o l e n o t e.c o m 33

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