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Volume 17 Issue 9 - June 2012

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416-531-4506. .• 7:30: Victoria Scholars Men’s Choral Ensemble.Sea Fever. Bruckner: Helgoland; andworks by Beach, Copland, Stanford, Tormis.Jerzy Cichocki, conductor. William O’Meara,accompaniment. Our Lady of Sorrows Church,3055 Bloor St. W. 416-231-6016. ; (sr/st). Also June 10 (mat, Blessed SacramentChurch).Daniel FoleyPhoto: André Leduc60th BIRTHDAY RECITALSUNDAY JUNE 3rd @ 8 pmGALLERY 345 ::: FREE• 8:00: Gallery 345. 40 Years of Foley. Featuringchamber works by Daniel Foley composedover the past four decades, in celebration ofA. Concerts in the GTAJERZY CICHOCKImusic directorhis 60th birthday. Robert Aitken and DianneAitken, flutes; Scott Good, trombone; JosephPetric, accordion; Trio Poulet (violin, cello,piano); Tiina Kiik, accordion; Richard Herriott,piano; and others. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-961-9594. Free.Monday June 04See SECTION S: SUMMER FESTIVALS for:Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Festival• 12:15: Music Mondays. Bach to Barber:Solo Piano Recital. Bach: Partita No.1 in B-flatBWV825; Barber: Sonata Op.26; Shostakovich:Prelude and Fugue No.15 in D-flat; Debussy:L’Isle Joyeuse. Sheng Cai, piano. Churchof the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-598-4521 x304. suggested donation.• 8:00: Arraymusic. Array Session #12. Eveningof improvisation by both local and out-oftownmusicians. Array Studio, Rm218, 60Atlantic Ave. 416-603-1801. PWYC.• 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano:R. Andrew Lee. Caravassilis: Fantasia No.5,Lumen de Lumine; Southam: Soundings for aNew Piano: Twelve Meditations on a 12 ToneRow; T. Johnson: An Hour for Piano. 345Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. ; (sr);(st).• 8:00: Tafelmusik/Tafelmusik BaroqueSummer Institute. Delightfully Baroque. TafelmusikBaroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir.Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. Free.• 8:00: That Choir. Album Release: That ChoirCelebrates. Whitacre: When David Heard; Lauridsen:O Magnum Mysterium; Bruckner: OsJusti; Willan: My Fair One; and other a capellaSea FeverThe Victoria Scholars and accompanistWilliam O'Meara join together for a celebrationof choral "water music". Featuring AntonBruckner's nal completed work, Helgoland,and pieces by Amy Beach, Aaron Copeland,Charles Villiers Stanford and Veljo Tormis. Anevening full of nautical surprises await... Ahoy!Sunday June 3, 2012 · 7:30pmOur Lady of Sorrows Church3055 Bloor Street West(1/2 block west of the Royal York subway)Sunday June 10, 2012 · 3:30pmBlessed Sacrament Parish24 Cheritan Avenue(at Yonge St just south of Lawrence Av)Admission Seniors & Students Bring this ad tothe concert andsave off anyCD including MLK by U2. St. Patrick’sChurch, 141 McCaul St. 416-419-1756. ;(sr/arts worker); (st).Tuesday June 05• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Chamber Music Series: Sérénade Française.Works by Leclair, Houdy, Tournier, Saint-Saënsand Ibert. Jacques Israelievitch, violin; EricaGoodman, harp. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre,145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Music at Midday. Rich Spotts, organ. 65Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewilloffering.• 8:00: Holy Blossom Temple. Musical HeritageConcert Series: Soul to Soul – Yiddish andAfrican-American Musical Celebration. Performanceof songs to overcome persecution andsongs celebrating life through spiritual music.Featuring Zalmen Mlotek, Hazzan Magda Fishman,Elmore James and Tony Perry, vocals.1950 Bathurst St. 416-789-3291 x224. .Wednesday June 06• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.World Music Series: Authentic Klezmer andGypsy Swing. Jordan Klapman, piano; JonnoLightstone, clarinet; Tony Quarrington, guitarand mandolin; Yiddish Swingtet. Richard BradshawAmphitheatre, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 12:15: Our Lady of Sorrows. WednesdayConcert Series. Daniel Norman, organ. 3055Bloor St. W. 416-231-6016. Free.• 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Noonday Organ Recitals. John Palmer, organ.Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 YongeSt. 416-922-1167. Free.• 12:35: St. Stephen in-the-Fields AnglicanChurch. Concerts at Midday: Neil Houlton, organ.103 Bellevue Ave. 647-638-3550 or 416-921-6350. Free.• 6:30: ORGANIX Concerts. Finalé Gala Concert6. Diane Bish, organ. Metropolitan UnitedChurch, 56 Queen St. E. 416-769-3893..50; free(under 18).• 7:00: Civic Light Opera. Dear World. SeeJune 1.• 8:00: Al Green Theatre. Miles Nadal JCCCommunity Choir – Feel the Choir Spirit. HarrietWichin, conductor. 750 Spadina Ave. 416-924-6211 x0. . Also June 7.• 8:00: Gallery 345. Architek PercussionQuartet. Avant-garde, experimental and electroacousticworks. Tenney: Crystal Canon forEdgar Varèse; D. Lang: The So-Called Laws ofNature, II & III; Reich: Drumming, Part I; Hollenbeck:Ziggurat (Interior); Perich: Observations;Cage: Third Construction. 416-822-9781. ;(sr/under 30); (st).• 8:00: Musideum. Mike Evin & Friends: I’llBring the Stereo. Original material and songsfrom the Beachboys’ Pet Sounds. 401 RichmondSt. W. 416-599-7323. .• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Schumann& Shostakovich. Takemitsu: Green (NovemberSteps 2); Schumann: Piano Concerto;Shostakovich: Symphony No.11 “The Year1905.” Jonathan Biss, piano. Peter Oundjian,conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-593-4828 or 416-593-0688(Chinese).–5. Also June 7.Thursday June 07• 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Christ Church Deer Park. Lunchtime ChamberMusic. Christopher James, flute; Aaron James,piano. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 YongeSt. 416-241-1298. Free, donations welcome.• 12:15: Metropolitan United Church. Noonat Met. Marina Tchepel, soprano; PatriciaWright, piano. 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331x26. Free.• 2:00: Toronto Public Library NorthernDistrict. Orchardviewers: Ensemble Polaris.Arctic fusion band. 40 Orchard View Blvd., Rm.224. 416-393-7619. Free.• 7:30: Beit Halochem Canada. A Celebrationof Life. An evening showcasing stories ofstrength and determination of four disabled Israeliveterans. Featured entertainers: Liron Lev,vocals (Israeli Idol); Gilan Shahaf, vocals (VocaPeople); Shem Hamami, guitar. George WestonRecital Hall, Toronto Centre for the PerformingArts, 5040 Yonge St. 905-695-0611.00(diamond ticket; includes VIP dinner andpost-concert reception); 5(gold ticket; includespost-concert reception); 0(silverticket); (bronze ticket).• 7:30: Canadian Children’s Opera Company/Luminato.Laura’s Cow: The Legend ofLaura Secord. Music by E. Gay; libretto by M.P.Albano. Ann Cooper Gay, conductor. EnwaveTheatre, Harbourfront Centre, 231 Queen’sQuay W. 416-973-4000. ; (sr); (st).Also June 8–10; see listings in section S: SummerFestivals, under Luminato.• 7:30: Leaside United Church. Dream theImpossible. Music from Broadway, Hollywoodand more. Guest Brian Roman, voice. LeasideUnited Church Chancel Choir and JuniorChoir; Sharon L. Beckstead, conductor. LeasideUnited Church, 822 Millwood Rd. 416-425-1253. ; (under 12). Proceeds to LeasideUnited Church.• 8:00: Al Green Theatre. Miles Nadal JCCCommunity Choir – Feel the Choir Spirit. SeeJune 6.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera. Dear World. SeeJune 1.• 8:00: Musica Beth Tikvah. Gala Concert:Remembering Srul. Selections from Srul IrvingGlick’s instrumental compositions. MosheHammer, violin; Judy Loman, harp; ValerieTryon, piano; Anthony Thompson, clarinet;Beth Tikvah Gala String Orchestra. Beth TikvahSynagogue, 3080 Bayview Ave. 416-221-3433. . Proceeds to benefit the BethTikvah Musical Heritage Fund.• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Schumann& Shostakovich. See June 6.Friday June 08See SECTION S: SUMMER FESTIVALS for:Brott Music Festival; Luminato• 7:00: Swedish Women’s Educational Association.An evening of Opera. Works byGrieg, Stenhammar, Sibelius, Schumann, Schubertand others. Josefine Andersson, mezzo;Nigar Dadascheva, piano. Agricola LutheranChurch, 25 Old York Mills Rd. 416-530-2414.; (st). Refreshments included.• 7:30: Green Door Cabaret at the LowerOssington Theatre. Michael James: InJust No Time at All. 100A Ossington Ave. 416-915-6747. (reserved); ; (industrywith ID).• 7:30: Guy Moreau & Guests. Cabaret a laFranglaise. English and French songs. Guy Moreau,Pamela Hyatt, vocals. The Annex Live,296 Brunswick Ave. 416-929-3999. .• 7:30: Toronto Catholic District SchoolBoard Staff Arts Board of Directors. TheSound of Music. Rodgers and Hammerstein. MikeSaver, stage director. Cardinal Carter Academyfor the Arts, 36 Greenfield Ave. 416-222-8282x2787. . Also June 9, 10(mat), 14, 15.32 June 1 – July 7, 2012

• 7:30: Wellness Path. GuruGanesha BandLive in Concert. Jazz, rock and raga. Guest:Paramjeet, sitar. Music Gallery, 197 John St.416-978-8849. –/–(adv). AlsoJune 9.• 8:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene. ConcertsSpirituels: Schola Magdalena. Chant andorganum of the 13th century. Pérotin: Sederuntprincipes; and other works. StephanieMartin, director. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. PWYC.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera. Dear World. SeeJune 1.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Dala. Folk duo. Guest: KevinFox, vocals. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St.W. 416-872-4255. .50.Vienna Here & NowMusic & dance the whole world loves…Toronto Concert OrchestraKerry Stratton, conductorJune 8 // St Lawrence Hall,• 8:00:Toronto Concert Orchestra. ViennaHere and Now. An evening of Viennese musicby the Strauss family (J. Strauss, the Father;J. Strauss II, the Son), and Lehar. Allison Arends,soprano; Jeffrey Carl, baritone; KerryStratton, conductor. St Lawrence Hall, 157King East. 647-853-0057 or 1-888-222-6608..50.Saturday June 09See SECTION S: SUMMER FESTIVALS for:Luminato; Tafelmusik Baroque SummerFestivalSchola Magdalenain ConcertGregorian chant ✧ Organum of the13th-century School of Notre Damede Paris, featuring the masterpiece“Sederunt principes” by Pérotin ✧Hildegard of BingenFriday, June 8 at 8 p.m.Church of St. Mary Magdalene477 Manning Avenue, TorontoPay what you canPart of Chant Festival, June 8 to• 10:00am: Royal Conservatory/Luminato.Stewart Goodyear: The Beethoven Marathon.Pianist Stewart Goodyear performsall 32 Beethoven sonatas, in the order theywere composed, over three concerts, in oneday. Concert 1: Sonatas Nos.1–11, 19 and 20.Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. –(perconcert). Concert 2 at 3:00; Concert 3 at 8:30.• 2:00: Civic Light Opera. Dear World. Also8:00. See June 1.• 3:00: Royal Conservatory/Luminato.Stewart Goodyear: The Beethoven Marathon.Concert 2: Sonatas Nos.12–18, 21–23. See10:00am.• 6:00: Beethoven Society for Pianists,Greater Toronto Chapter. Twentieth AnnualFestival. Works by Beethoven, Chopin, Mozartand others. Michael Berkovsky, piano; AndreaBotticelli, piano. Richmond Hill United Church,10201 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-731-5336. ; .50(sr/st); (under 12).• 7:30: Green Door Cabaret at the LowerOssington Theatre. Lindsay Sutherland-Boal.100A Ossington Ave. 416-915-6747. (reserved);; (industry with ID).• 7:30: Opera by Request. Werther. Massenet.Steven Sherwood, tenor (Werther);Sarah Hicks, mezzo (Charlotte); Julie Ludwig,soprano (Sophie); Marco Petracchi, baritone(Albert); John Holland, baritone (Johann); andothers. William Shookhoff, piano and conductor.Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd.416-455-2365. .• 7:30: Toronto Catholic District SchoolBoard Staff Arts Board of Directors. TheSound of Music. See June 8.• 7:30: VOCA Chorus of Toronto. EARTH,SEA & SKY. P. Winter: Missa Gaia/Earth Mass;and works by Halley, Whitacre, Hatfield, Chilcottand Schickele. Jenny Crober, conductor;Elizabeth Acker, accompaniment; guests:Shawn Grenke, organ; Ray Dillard, percussion;Michael Occhipinti, guitar; Daniel Rubinoff,soprano sax; and others. Eastminster UnitedChurch, 310 Danforth Ave. 647-260-0740.; (sr); (st).• 7:30: Wellness Path. GuruGanesha BandLive in Concert. See June 8.• 8:00: Cara Adams Presents. An Evening ofOpera Favourites. Works by Puccini, Verdi, Bizetand Strauss. Cara Adams, soprano; Ryan Harper,tenor; Anthony Cleverton, baritone. Trinity-St.Paul’s United Church, 427 Bloor St. W.647-688-4557. .• 8:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene.Concerts Spirituels: Corpus Christi Chant WeekendConcert. An evening of Gregorian chant, includingMarian anthems by Lasso and works byvon Bingen. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955.PWYC. Preceded by all-day workshop on chant;see listings section D “The ETCeteras” underWorkshops.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera. Dear World. Also2:00: See June 1.• 8:30: Royal Conservatory/Luminato.Stewart Goodyear: The Beethoven Marathon.Concert 3: Sonatas Nos.24–32. See 10:00am.• 10:30pm: Toronto Symphony Orchestra/Luminato. TSO Goes Late Night: ShostakovichSymphony 11. Shostakovich: Symphony No.11“The Year 1905.” Peter Oundjian, conductor.Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828 or 416-593-0688(Chinese). –.Audience-wide party with TSO musicians andlive music to follow.Sunday June 10See SECTION S: SUMMER FESTIVALS for:Luminato; Music at Sharon; Music in theOrchard• 11:00am: Church of St. Mary Magdalene.Feast of Corpus Christi. Solemn High Mass, outdoorProcession and Benediction. 477 ManningAve. 416-531-7955. Freewill offering. Religiousservice. (part of Chant Weekend).• A MUSICAL TOUR •• of EUROPE •with Jean-Paul Reymont,guest vocalists, andAustrian pianist,Dr. Richard HeinzleSunday, June 10, 2pmBenefit in Aurora for Marylake Shrine• 2:00: Jean-Paul Reymont Presents. AMusical Tour of Europe. Music from France,Italy, Austria, Germany, Hungary, Russia, Polandand Holland. Jean-Paul Reymont, vocalsand host; Richard Heinzle, piano. Trinity AnglicanChurch, 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 905-898-5686. ; (sr/st). Benefit concert forMarylake Shrine and Monastery.• 2:00: Peter Margolian and Friends. ChamberMusic Concert. Coulthard: Fanfare Sonatafor trumpet and piano; Lyric Sonatina for fluteand piano; Landry: Quartour pour deux violons,violoncelle et piano; and folk songs including UnCanadien errant and The Scarborough Settler’sLament. Peter Margolian, voice and piano; JohnMcGuigan, trumpet; John Whittaker, voice;Lenny Graf, flute, Gina Maenhaut, violin; andothers. East Common Room, Hart House, 7Hart House Circle. 416-769-5253. Free.• 2:00: Holy Family Church. Philip Fournier,organ. Bach: Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zudir BWV686; Sonata No.6 in G; Prelude andFugue in e BWV548; Buxtehude: Gelobet seistdu, Jesu Christ; Sweelink: Fantasia No.3 in g;Weckmann: O Luix Beata Trinitas, Quintus VersusAuff 2 Clavier. The Oratory, Holy FamilyChurch, 1372 King St. W. 416-532-2857. Free.• 2:00: Toronto Catholic District SchoolBoard Staff Arts Board of Directors. TheSound of Music. See June 8.• 3:00: Green Door Cabaret at the LowerOssington Theatre. Mary Pitt: Eins, Zwei, DreiRedux. 100A Ossington Ave. 416-915-6747.(reserved); ; (industry with ID).• 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. MooredaleYouth Orchestras: Season Conclusion. Beethoven:Symphony No.5; Mozart: Divertimento in G;Avison: Concerto for Strings in A Op.9 No.11;Fletcher: Fiddle Dance. Anton Kuerti, conductor;guest: Mooredale Junior Youth Orchestra,William Rowson and Clare Carberry, conductors.Rosedale Heights School of the Arts, 711Bloor St. E. 416-922-3714 x103. ; (sr/st).• 3:30: Victoria Scholars Men’s Choral Ensemble.Sea Fever. Bruckner: Helgoland; andworks by Beach, Copland, Stanford, Tormis.William O’Meara, accompaniment. BlessedSacrament Church, 24 Cheritan Ave. 416-231-6016. ; (sr/st). Also June 3 (eve, OurLady of Sorrows Church).• 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. TwilightRecitals. Andrew Adair, organ. 65 ChurchSt. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewill offering.Earth, Sea & Skyfeaturing Paul Winter’sMISSA GAIA / EARTH MASSArtistic DirectorJENNY CROBERAccompanistELIZABETH ACKERDaniel Rubinoff, soprano saxShawn Grenke, organMichael Occhipinti, guitarLouis Simão, bassWendy Solomon, celloRay Dillard, percussionAndy Morris, percussion7:30 pm,Sat., June 9, 2012Eastminster United Church,310 Danforth Ave., Toronto Reg. Sr. St.www.vocachorus.caJune 1 – July 7, 33

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