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Volume 18 Issue 7 - April 2013

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piano. Walter Hall,

piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg., 80Queen’s Park. 416-922-3714 x103. (includespost-concert chocolate truffle).●●2:00: Acting Up Stage Company. Falsettos.Also 8:00. See Apr 23.●●2:00: Markham Concert Band. The Bestof Broadway. Selections from The Sound ofMusic, Mamma Mia, Jersey Boys and others.Markham Concert Band; Doug Manning, conductor;guest: Caroline Watling, vocals. FlatoMarkham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd.,Markham. 905-305-7469 or 1-866-768-8801.; (sr/st).●●2:00: Off Centre Salon. CelebratingPhilanthropists in Music. Giles Tomkins, bassbaritone;Lauren Segal, mezzo; JacquesIsraelievitch, violin; Joseph Macerollo,accordion; Inna Perkis and Boris Zarankin,piano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St.W. 416.466.1870. ; (sr); (13-25);(under 12).●●2:00: Onstage Productions. The PajamaGame. See Apr 25.●●2:00: Visual and Performing ArtsNewmarket. Grand Philharmonic ChoirA. Concerts in the gtA ●●3:00: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Musicand TorQ Percussion Quartet. NewmarketTheatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket.905-953-5122. ; (sr); (st).●●2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. MusicallySpeaking. Medieval and early Mediterraneanfolk music. Michael Franklin, woodwinds/reeds/bagpipes/hurdy-gurdy/voice; GavenDianda, percussion and vocals. St. David’sAnglican Church, 49 Donlands Ave. 416-464-7610. PWYC.●●3:00: Durham Community Choir. We WillRock You. Selections from various rock musicals.Kingsview United Church, 505 AdelaideSt. W., Oshawa. 289-240-6986. ; (12and under).●●3:00: Esmeralda Enrique Spanish DanceCompany. Portales. See Apr 25.from the Great Passions. Bach: chorusesfrom the Passions; also instrumental selectionsfrom the Concertos. St. Elias UkrainianChurch, 10193 Heritage Rd., Brampton. 905-877-6569 or 905-873-0352. ; (st).●●3:00: Rosedale Presbyterian Church.Recitals at Rosedale. Jean-Willy Kunz, organ.129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-921-1931. .●●3:00: Royal Conservatory. SwedishChamber Orchestra. All-Beethoven program.Coriolan Overture Op.62; Symphony No.3 inE-flat Op.55 “Eroica”; Piano Concerto No.4in G Op.58. Garrick Ohlsson, piano; ThomasDausgaard, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. and up.●●3:00: Windermere String Quartet. The Artof the Fugal Finale. Haydn: Quartet in A Op.20No.6; Martin: Quartet “From a Distant Island”;Beethoven: Quartet in C Op.59 No.3. St. Olave’sAnglican Church, 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-0952. ; (sr/st).●●3:15: Mooredale Concerts. PierrotMoonstruck: A Festival of Song, Piano Music,Poetry and Mime. Works by Schumann,Chopin, Debussy, Ravel, Fauré and others.Allison Angelo, soprano; Olga Primak, mime;Larry Bent, reader; Kathleen van Mourik andCharles Foreman, piano. Walter Hall, EdwardJohnson Bldg, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-922-3714x103. ; (under 30).●●3:30: York Region Staff Singers/YorkChamber Ensemble. Choral & OrchestralClassics. Handel: coronation anthems;Mozart: Symphony No.36 “Linz”; selectionsfrom Les Miserables; and other works. TrevorDearham and Tony Browning, conductors.Sharon Hope United Church, 18648 Leslie St.SS1, Sharon. 905-836-0021. ; (sr/st);(12 and under). 3:15: Pre-concert talk byMelissa Morgan.●●7:00: Acting Up Stage Company. Falsettos.Also 2:00. See Apr 23.●●7:00: Amy Dodington Presents. Songs ofLove and Springtime. Art songs, arias, musicaltheatre, folk and parlour songs. Doreen UrenSimmons, piano. Heliconian Hall, 35 HazeltonAve. 416-483-5394. .●●8:00: Lenka Lichtenberg Presents. CDLaunch Concert: “Embrace.” Yiddish, Hebrewand English songs with Middle Eastern, Indian46 | April 1 – May 7, 2013 thewholenote.com

and Brazilian influences. Lenka Lichtenberg,vocals; and Fray (Yiddish ethno-jazz). GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-872-4255.; (sr/st).Monday April 29●●8:00: Gallery 345. Opera Five: Goyescas;El Retablo de Maese Pedro. Granados:Goyescas; De Falla: El Retablo de MaesePedro. Catharin Carew, mezzo; Emily Ding,soprano; Rachel Krehm, soprano; GiovanniSpanu, baritone; Conrad Siebert, tenor;Maika’i Nash, music director and piano; AriaUmezawa, stage director. 345 SoraurenAve. 416-822-9781. ; (sr/arts worker);(st). Also May 1 and 2.Tuesday April 30●●12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company/Queen of Puddings Music Theatre. VocalSeries: Inspired by Lorca. Harman: newchamber work (premiere). Krisztina Szabó,mezzo; Dáirine Ní Mheadhra and John Hess,directors. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre,Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.●●1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Musicat Midday. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in GBWV541; Christ lag in Todesbanden BWV625;A HANDELCELEBRATIONMay 1-7tafelmusik.orgBaroque Orchestra and Chamber ChoirJeanne Lamon, Music Director | Ivars Taurins, Director, Chamber ChoirChrist ist erstanden BWV627. Andrew Ager,organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x231.Freewill offering.●●7:00: Acting Up Stage Company. Falsettos.See Apr 23.●●7:30: Canadian Opera Company. Lucia diLammermoor. See Apr 17.Wednesday May 1●●12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Noonday Organ Recitals. Thomas Fitchesorgan. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167 x236. Free.●●7:00: Tafelmusik. A Handel Celebration.Odes, serenades and oratorio choruses.Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Ivars Taurins, conductor;guests: Sophie Daneman, soprano;Rufus Müller, tenor. Trinity-St.Paul’s Centre,427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. -; -(65 and over); -(35 and under). AlsoMay 2-4(8:00), May 5(mat), May 7(GeorgeWeston Recital Hall).●●7:30: Canadian Opera Company. Salome.See Apr 21.●●8:00: Acting Up Stage Company. Falsettos.See Apr 23.●●8:00: Gallery 345. Opera Five: Goyescas; ElRetablo de Maese Pedro. See Apr 29.●●8:00: Rose Theatre Brampton. Bravura.Opera, musical theatre, pop, jazz, Italian folkmusic. Lawrence Cotton, baritone; GeorgeMasswohl, bari-tenor; Curtis Sullivan,bass-baritone. Main Stage, 1 Theatre Ln.,Brampton. 905-874-2800. .●●8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Berlioz Symphonie fantastique. Debussy:Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune; Poulenc:Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra;Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique. Frank Braley,piano; Eric Le Sage, piano; Stéphane Denève,conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-593-4828 or 416-593-0688(Chinese).-5. Also May 2, 4(7:15: Pre-concertchat).Thursday May 2●●12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Vocal Series: Sérénade Française. Artistsof the COC Ensemble Studio present a programof French arias and art songs. RichardBradshaw Amphitheatre, Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St.W. 416-363-8231. Free.●●12:00 noon: Corporation of Massey Halland Roy Thomson Hall. Choir & OrganWomen’s Musical Club of TorontoMusic in the AfternoonJames Ehnes, violinRussell Braun, baritoneCarolyn Maule, pianoThursdayMay 2, 1.30 p.m.at Koerner HallTELUS Centre forPerformance and Learningwww.wmct.on.caConcerts: Agincourt Madrigal Singers andNorthlea Junior Choir – Youthful Treasures.Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. Free.●●12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met.Organized Crime Duo. Metropolitan UnitedChurch, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26.Free.●●1:30: Women’s Musical Club of Toronto.Music in the Afternoon: 115th AnniversaryConcert – James Ehnes, violin; Russell Braun,baritone; Carolyn Maule, piano. Works byBach, Beethoven, Paganini, Vaughan Williams,Butterworth and Barber; also world premiereof new work by Estacio. Koerner Hall, RoyalConservatory, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208.-.●●8:00: Acting Up Stage Company. Falsettos.See Apr 23.●●8:00: Gallery 345. Opera Five: Goyescas; ElRetablo de Maese Pedro. See Apr 29.●●8:00: Rose Theatre Brampton. Pavlo:“Six String Blvd” CD Release Tour. Fusion ofMediterranean musical styles. Pavlo, guitar.Main Stage, 1 Theatre Ln., Brampton. 905-874-2800. -.●●8:00: Tafelmusik. A Handel Celebration.See May 1.●●8:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre. La VieParisienne. Offenbach. Elizabeth DeGrazia,soprano; Lauren Segal, mezzo; ChristopherMayell, tenor; Larry Beckwith, conductor;Guillermo Silva-Marin, director. Jane MallettTheatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754.-. Also May 3, 4, 5.●●8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Berlioz Symphonie fantastique. See May 1.Friday May 3●●12:10: Canadian Music Centre. Mary KenediLunch Time Concert: Solo Piano. Works byMozetich, Kenins, Weinzweig, Behrens andBaker. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201..●●12:10: Life & Music at St. Andrew’s.Noontime Recital. Lyndsay Promane, mezzo.St. Andrew’s Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free.●●7:30: Canadian Children’s Opera Company.Laura’s Cow: the Legend of Laura Secord. ByE. Gay and M.P. Albano. Emily Brown Gibson/Mary Christidis (Laura Secord); AndrewLove (Caller/Balladeer/Lt. FitzGibbon); TessaLaengert (The Cow); Ann Cooper Gay, musicdirector; Michael Patrick Albano, stage director.Enwave Theatre, 231 Queen’s Quay W. 416-973-4000. ; (sr); (st/child). AlsoMay 4 and 5(mat and eve).●●7:30: Cathedral Church of St. James. LastTorQ Percussion Quartetpresentsnewmanoeuversnew works for percussion and dancefeaturing music byJohn Cage and Steve Reichand world premieres by James Rolfeand Daniel Morphywith dynamic contemporary choreography8pm Friday May 32pm & 8pm Saturday May 4DANCEMAKERS9 Trinity Street, Studio 313Distillery District, TorontoTickets //available at the door or atTORQPERCUSSION.CAthewholenote.com April 1 – May 7, 2013 | 47

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