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Volume 19 Issue 6 - March 2014

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MARCH 22, 2014CLASSICAL ORIGINS8:00PMBEETHOVENOVERTURE TO FIDELIOMOZARTSYMPHONY No. 41 IN C, K.551 “JUPITER”BRAHMSPIANO CONCERTO No. 2 IN Bb MAJOROPUS 83Flute and Piano; String Quartet No.2; Sonatinafor Clarinet and Piano; Operetta Scene“Xerxine, Wendelle and Myrtyl”. ElizabethHetherington, soprano; Katherine Watson,flute; Petra Nikolaou, clarinet; Rosalind Zhang,cello; Elina Mereli, piano; and others. ArraySpace, 155 Walnut Ave. 647-678-4804. .Refreshments.● ● 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Opera: Britten: Albert Herring. SeeMarch 20. Also Mar 22, 23(mat).A. Concerts in the GTAJohn SheardpresentsThe Great Reunionwith Terra HazeltonSaturday March 22● ● 2:00: Amadeus Choir. Celtic Celebration.Annual fundraising concert in support ofthe artistic initiatives of the Amadeus Choir.Favourite Scottish, Irish and Maritime Songs.Lydia Adams, conductor; guest: Celtic trioNorth Atlantic Drift. Jubilee United Church,40 Underhill Dr. 416-446-0188. ; (sr/st). Refreshments and silent auction; Alsoat 7:30.● ● 2:30: Tarragon Theatre. Marry Me A Little.Also 8:00. See Apr 1.● ● 7:30: Amadeus Choir. Celtic Celebration.See at 2:00.● ● 7:30: Cantemus Singers. TheFairie Queene. Purcell. Iris Krizmanic,soprano(Juno); Maria Soulis,soprano(Mopsa); Michael Pius Taylor,tenor(Phoebus) and others; Michael Erdman,stage director. Church of the Holy Trinity,10 Trinity Sq. 416-578-6602. ; (sr/st);(child). Also Mar 23(mat).WITH: MAESTRO DENIS MASTROMONACO&GUEST SOLOIST: PETER LONGWORTH - PIANOJoin us for a night of wonderful symphonic music experienced in the world class acoustics ofHamemrson Hall - Living Arts CentreTickets on sale NOW - 905.306.6000 - mississaugasymphony.caFriday, March● ● 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. JohnSheard in The Great Reunion with TerraHazelton. 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. ; (adv). Cash bar.● ● 8:00: Etobicoke Community ConcertBand. Give Our Regards To Broadway. Musicfrom Cats, Hair, Puttin’ On the Ritz, What Kindof Fool Am I?, Fiddler On the Roof, Miss Saigonand others. John Edward Liddle, conductor.Etobicoke Collegiate Auditorium,86 Montgomery Rd., Etobicoke. 416-410-1570.; (sr); (st); free(child).● ● 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers. Meditations.Daley: Requiem. Hilary Apfelstadt,conductor. St. Thomas’s Anglican Church,383 Huron St. 416-971-9229. ; (sr);(st).● ● 8:00: Musideum. Ali Berkok. Jazz. Suite133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .● ● 8:00: Tarragon Theatre. Marry Me A Little.See Apr 1.presentsVivaldi’s Four Seasons &choral works for doublechamber choir and stringsfeaturingEdwin Huizinga andChris Verrette, violinsSaturday, March 22, 7:30pmKnox Presbyterian Church, Georgetown● ● 7:30: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Vivaldi’sFour Seasons. Vivaldi: Four Seasons; KyrieEleison; Domine ad adiuvandum me festina;Lauda Jerusalem; and other works. EdwinHuizinga and Chris Verrette, violins. KnoxPresbyterian Church, 116 Main St. South,Georgetown. 905-873-9909. ; (st).● ● 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Opera: Britten: Albert Herring. SeeMarch 20. Also Mar 23(mat).● ● 8:00: Acoustic Harvest. Suzie Vinnick.Roots-based music branching intoblues, folk and pop. St. Nicholas AnglicanMeditationsFriday, March 21, 2014, 8pmSaint Thomas’s Anglican Church416-971-9229 www.exultate.net36 | March 1 – April 7, 2014

Church, 1512 Kingston Rd. 416-264-2235./(adv).● ● 8:00: Arraymusic. Rick Sacks Solo ElectronicConcert. Gobeil: Golem, for Mallet-Kat (world premiere); Copeland: Mallet Walk;other works. Array Space, 155 Walnut Ave.416-532-3019. .● ● 8:00: Gordon Murray, piano. PianoSoirée. Works arranged for piano by G. Murray.Gershwin: But Not For Me (from GirlCrazy); Romberg: One Alone (from TheDesert Song); Rachmaninoff: Piano ConcertoNo.2 (first movement); and other works. Trinity-St.Paul’s United Church, 427 Bloor St. W.416-631-4300. ; (st).I FURIOSIBaroque EnsembleStabat MaterThere is no single English wordfor one who has lost a child– the thought is unspeakable.Saturday, March 22 nd , 8pmWindermere United● ● 8:00: I FURIOSI Baroque Ensemble. StabatMater. Includes works by Pergolesi andBiber. Guests: Vicki St. Pierre, mezzo; StephanieMartin, organ. Windermere UnitedChurch, 356 Windermere Ave. 416-910-8740.; (st/sr/underemployed).● ● 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orchestra.Classical Origins. Beethoven: FidelioOverture; Mozart: Symphony No.41 in C K551,“Jupiter”; Brahms: Piano Concerto No.2 in BbOp.83. Peter Longworth, piano; Denis Mastromonaco,conductor. Hammerson Hall,Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga.905-306-6000. –; (15and under).● ● 8:00: Musideum. Laurance Tan Sings Disney.Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St.W. 416-599-7323. .● ● 8:00: Paskke String Quartet. In Concert.Works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Borodin.Aurora Cultural Centre, 22 Church St.,Aurora. 416-720-9041. ; (sr/st); free(5and under).● ● 8:00: Sharon Hope United Church. RonKorb Spring Concert in Sharon. Music fromlatest CD “Europa.”. Ron Korb, world flutes;Soohyun Nam, cello; Bill Evans, piano; RussBoswell, bass; Ben Riley, drums. 18648 LeslieStreet, Sharon. 905-478-2231. ; (studentsunder 18).● ● 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Beethoven Emperor Concerto. See Mar 20.Pre-concert chat.● ● 8:00: Voices Chamber Choir. Eindeutsches Requiem. Brahms’s own chamberversion for piano 4 hands. Brahms: DeutschesRequiem. Giovanni Spanu, baritone; DorothyYu & John Stephenson, piano; Ron Ka MingCheung, conductor. Church of St. Martin-inthe-Fields,151 Glenlake Ave. 416-519-0528.; (sr/st). 7:30pm pre-concert chat.Sunday March 23● ● 2:00: Royal Conservatory. Andrés Díazand Friends. Schnittke: Sonata for Cello andPiano; Chen Yi: Sound of the Five for Cello andString Quartet; other works. Mazzoleni ConcertHall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. .● ● 2:30: Tarragon Theatre. Marry Me A Little.See Apr 1.● ● 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Opera: Britten: Albert Herring. SeeMarch 20.● ● 2:30: VOICEBOX/Opera in Concert. Stiffelio.Verdi. Laura Albino, Ernesto Ramirez,Geoffrey Sirett and Guillermo Silva-Marin,vocals; Robert Cooper and VOICEBOX/Operain Concert Chorus; Michael Rose, conductorand piano. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. LawrenceCentre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. -. 1:45: pre-concert chat withIain Scott.● ● 3:00: Cantemus Singers. TheFairie Queene. By Purcell. Iris Krizmanic,soprano(Juno); Maria Soulis,soprano(Mopsa); Michael Pius Taylor,tenor(Phoebus) and others; Michael Erdman,stage director. Church of the Holy Trinity,10 Trinity Sq. 416-578-6602. ; (sr/st);(child). Also Mar 22(eve).● ● 3:00: Koffler Chamber Orchestra. FromEurope to Israel. Works by Chajes, Shostakovich,Pártos, and Tchaikovsky. JacquesIsraelievitch, conductor. Beth David Synagogue,55 Yeomans Rd. 647-925-0643 x229./(adv); (st)/(adv).● ● 3:00: Musideum. Poli’s Jazz Salon. Suite133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .● ● 3:00: Oriana Women’s Choir. The WorldAround Us: A Concert for the Beauty ofthe Earth. Works by Sirett, Daley, Hatfield,Chatman, Raminsh and others. NarminaAfandiyeva, piano; Tanya Charles and DeborahPady, violins; Mitchell Pady, conductor.Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd.416-461-7410. ; (sr); (st).● ● 3:00: Tapestry Chamber Choir/YorkChamber Ensemble/Trinity Festival Chorus.Mozart’s Requiem Mass in d. Serenadefor Winds “Gran Partita”. Marylake Shrine,13760 Keele St., King City. 905-836-8589.; (sr).● ● 3:00: Vesnivka Choir/Ukrainian CanadianCongress (Toronto Branch). Gala ConcertCommemorating the 200th Anniversary ofthe Birth of Taras Shevchenko. Pavlo Hunka,bass-baritone; Gryphon Trio; Canadian BanduristCapella; Orion Men’s Choir; LevadaWomen’s Choir; Toronto Ukrainian MaleChamber Choir. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.416-408-0208. and up.● ● 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers:A Love Supreme. Tribute to John Coltrane.Kirk MacDonald and Pat LaBarbera,saxophones; Brian Dickinson, piano; NeilSwainson, bass; Bob MacLaren, drums.1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211. Freewill offering.● ● 5:00: Nocturnes in the City. DuoVentapane. Works by Dvořák‎ and Beethoven.Marine Karlicek, piano; Mana Shiraishi, violin.St. Wenceslaus Church, 496 Gladstone Ave.416-481-7294. ; (st).● ● 7:30: Canadian Music Centre. ClearMusic. Selections from Wine Dark Sea;works by Buhr, Maxwell, Lizotte andStaniland. Heidi Krutzen, harp; Ariel Barnes,cello. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201./(adv);(st).● ● 8:00: Musideum. Michael Lynn - “the birthof troubling forms”. New music. Suite 133(main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .Monday March 24● ● 1:00: Music Toronto. Eybler Quartet.Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-366-7723. Free, donations welcome. In supportof the organ and piano maintenancefund.Ukrainian Canadian Congress Toronto Branch& Vesnivka Choir presentA Gala Concert Commemorating the200th Anniversary of the Birth of Taras ShevchenkoTARAS SHEVCHENKOSunday March 23, 2014 at 3:00 PMKoerner Hall – TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning273 Bloor Street W. Toronto, ON M5S 1W2Tickets: Box Office at 416.408.0208Featuring international bass-baritone Pavlo Hunka withaward winning Gryphon Trio, Canadian Bandurist Capella,Levada, Orion, Toronto Ukrainian Male Chamber Choir and VesnivkaIhnatowycz Family Foundation The Zaraska Family The Temerty FamilyOlzhych Foundation● ● 7:00: York University Department ofMusic. Bach: St. John Passion. York U Chamber& Concert Choirs; Jacques Israelievitch,concertmaster; Dr. Lisette Canton, conductor;Evangelist: Nils Brown, tenor; Jesus:Michael Donovan, baritone. Tribute CommunitiesHall, Accolade East Building, 4700 KeeleSt. 416-736-5888. ; (sr/st).● ● 8:00: Musideum. Jeru-4-tet. Jazz. Suite133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .● ● 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: R&B Ensemble.Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge,219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St.416-736-2100 x22926. Free.Tuesday March 25● ● 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Dance Series:Nature studies for dancers and musicians.Choreographer Peggy Baker sharesinsight behind creation of two works by Canadiancomposers. Works by Heather Schmidtand Chan Ka Nin. Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.● ● 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music Music at Midday: ChamberStrings. Mark Chambers, conductor. TributeCommunities Hall, Accolade East Building,4700 Keele St. 416-736-2100 x22926. Free.● ● 7:30: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Guitar Orchestra Concert. JeffreyMcFadden, director. U of T Art Centre,15 Kings College Circle. 416-978-0492. Free.● ● 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Brass Chamber Ensembles Concert.On-line at March 1 – April 7, 2014 | 37

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