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Volume 2 Issue 7 - April 1997

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'Alternatives, in association with Flying Blind Theatre Events. Pilgrim in Time - 200 · years on the road with St. James. A newlycommissioned theatrical event combining drama, music, light and sound to chroni.cle the Cathedral church's own.journey, up to the present day and into the fut~re. 65 Church St. 364- 7865. ,. •8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra. Benjamin Hudson, violin; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor. Works by Bach/Reger, • Schubert, Beethoven & Glass. 5040 Yonge St. 872- 2222. ,,. •8:00: Marta Hidy & Friends. Mozart: Flute Quartet in D, K.285; Schubert: P·iano Trio in B flat, Op.99; Faure: Piano Quartet in c, Op.15. Suzanne Shulman, flute; Marta Hidy, violin; David Willms, viola; · Laura Jones, cello; Alia Zacarelli, piano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Frqnt St. West. 205-5555. ,. •8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Roy Thomson Hall. See April 23. Friday April 25 •12:00 noon: Roy Thomson Hall Volunteers Bring Your Own Lunch Concert. Martha Parrott, soprano; Brahm Goldhamer, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 593-4822. Free.· •8:00: Bicentennial •7:3·0: Metropolitan Silver Committee of St: James' Band and Emmanuel United Cathedral ... See April 24. Church Choir. Alan Moody & •8:00: Ford Centre for the Mary Freeman, conauctors. Performing Arts. Juilliard 420 Balmoral Drive, String Quartet. Works by Bramalea. 905-792- Haydn & Brahms. 5040 3269/905-793-5034. Yonge St. 872-2222. .. ,:50,. ' •7:30: Music at •8:00: Performing Arts York Metrop'olitan. Toronto Mass Region. Yeg,or Dyachkov, Choir. An evening of gospel cello; Henri Brassard,' piano. music. Metropolitan United Thornhill Presbyterian Church, 56 Queen St. East. Church, 271 Centre St. 905- 363c0331 . 0 . · 889-4359. ·8,. •7:30: Toronto Symphony •8:0d: Royal .Conservatory Orchestra. Dvorak: Carnival of Music. Royal Conservatory Overture; Cardy: Second Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey, Movement from Et in Arcadia cond. Britten: Variations on a . ego; Reinecke: Concerto for Theme of Frank Bridge; Flute and Orchestra; Dvorak: Ginastera: Variaciories Symphony #·7. Susan Concertantes. Ettore Hoeppner, flute; Boris Brott, Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Bloor St. West. 408-2824 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to ext.321. ,. . •8:00: Academy Concert Series. Saturday · "Keys & Puffs." Mozart & Beethoven: April 26 Quintets for For.tepiano & Winds. Daogsok Shin, •12:00 noon: Royal. fortepiano; John Abberger, Conservatory of Music. oboe; Nicolai Tarasov, · Lobtw Concert. Main Floor clarinet; Derek Conrad, horn; Lobby, 273 Bloor St. West. Nadina Jackson, bassoon. 408-2824 ext.321. Free. · Eastminster United Church, •3:00: Leaside Concert 310 Danforth Ave. 778- Series. Spectrum Chamber 1941. ,,. Ensemble. Telemann: Sonata •8:00: Bicentennial for oboe, flute & piano in g Committee of St. James' · minor; Kodaly: Epigrams for .· Cathedral ... See April 24. voice, clarinet & piano; •8:oo: Canadian Chinese Khachaturian: Trio for Music Society of Ontario. A clarinet, violin & piano; Salute to Hong Kong Pops. Gardiner: Spirit Essence; Selected themes fr'om TV & Beethoven: Archduke Trio movies; popular songs, Guest Op. 97. Le.aside ~resbyterian singer: Jane Zhang; Toronto Church, 670 Eglinton Ave. Chinese Philharmonic · East. 488-2588. ,$fO. Orchestra, Tak-Ng Lai, conductor. Ryerson Theatre, 45 Gerrard St. East. 494- THE ACADEMY CONCERT SERIES presents

wholenote april '97 Danbrook plays on the Japanese bamboo flute. 1 OOth Monkey Books, 66 Wellesley East, 2nd floor. 925-7633. ,. •2:00: Canadian Chamber Academy, Atis Bankas, dir. Musical Youth. Winners and participants of the CMC. Walker Court, 31 7 Dundas St. West. 538-4342. Free with gallery admission. •2:00: Canadian Music Competitions: Symphony of Celebration. ; CMC Gala. Eugene Nakamura, violin; Racpel Mercer, cello; Joseph Salvalaggio, oboe; Dr. Jason Li, piano; CMC Gala Orchestra, Dr. Gab~iel Leung, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 585-4408. ,. •2:00: Chapters: Selections from "Apollo": light classics, movie themes and beautiful melodies. Daniel Domb, cello Carey Domb, guitar. 110 Bloor St. W. 920-9299. Free. •2:00: Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art. Sunday . Concert. Music by Debussy; Chausson & Weber. Jacques lsraelievitch, artist in residence & violin; Leslie Knowles, Bridget Hunt, violin; Valerie Kuinka, viola; Audrey King, cello; Stephanie Sebastian, piano. Victoria Chapel, 73 Queen's Park. Reception following at Gardiner Museum, 111 Queen's Park. 586-8080. ,,. •2:00: Harbourfront Centre Coca-Cola' Concert. Tim Harrison Trio: Tim Harrison, voice & guitar; Nick Naffin, guitar; Alyssa Wright, cello. Water's Edge C~:~fe, 235 Queens Quay West. 973- 3000. Free. •2:00: Highland Creek Pipe Band & Country Dancers. Scarborough Civic Centre, 1 50 Borough Drive. 396- 7214. Free. ·~:00: Mississauga Symphony Musical Matinees. Opus Zoo. Includes the performance of ·opus Number Zoo, a clever setting of four stories regarding animals, with narration by woodwind quintet made up of: Colin Savage, Christian Sharpe, Karen Rotenberg, Carol Ann Savage, Neil Spaulding. Noel Ryan Auditorium, Mississau_ga Central Library, 301 Burnhamthorpe Road "West. 905-.2,74-1571. .50,,3 for . •2:30: Aldeburgh Connection. Contrasts. Greer: All Around the Circle; Holman: Contrasts (Five Canadian Songs); Brahms: Neue Liebeslieder. Sally Dibblee, soprano; Marcia Swanston·, mezzo; Michael Colvin, tenor; Brian Nickel, baritone. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park Cres. 944- 2154. ,. •3:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange. La Muse Francaise. Music by Marais, F.Couperln, Boismortier. Elissa Poole, flute; Sergei lstomin, viola da gamba; Charlotte Nediger, harpsichord. St. George the Martyr Church, corner of Stephanie and McCaul Streets. 588-4301. ,. •3:00: Choralaires. Here's To Song. St. Andrews Church. See April 26. •3:00: M~sic at Rosedale. 20th-century music including works by Berg, Shostakovich & Wols; Canadian folk songs. Vilma lndra Vitols, mezzo soprano; John Hawkins & Emily Hamper, piano . . Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Road. 921-1931. Free Will Offering. •7:00: Hilltop Arts. Chamber Music by Candlelight. Music ,by Brahms, English folksongs & lighter fare. Russell Drago, baritone; George Vona, piano. Church of the Transfiguration, 111 Manor Rd. East. 4:89-7798. Admission by donation to the organ fund. •8:00: Amadeus Choir, Lydia Adams, cond. G.!=. Handel: Israel in Egypt. Monica Whicher, soprano; Meredith Hall, soprano; Carl Strygg, countertenor; Jerald Fast, tenor; Daniel Lichti, bass; James Westman, bass. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 324-9333. ,. Tuesday April 29 •1 :00: Organ Recital at St. James' Cathedral. Bach: Kom, heiliger Geist, Herre Gott; Sonata ·I; Toccata, Adagio & Fugue. Christopher Dawes, organ. 65 Church St. 364-7865. Free. · •8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts & Canadian Opera Company Orchestra and Chorus. Verdi: Requiem. Marina Mescheriakova, soprano; Helene Perraguin, OF GREATER TORONTO Lydia Adams Conductor mezzo soprano; Luca Lombardo, tenor; Reinhard Hagen, bass; Richard Bradshaw, conductor. 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. ,.50,. •9:00: CCMC; Can't Cause Major Coronary. Michael Snow, ·piano & synthesizer; John Oswald, alto sax; Paul Dutton, soundsinging & harmonica; guest musicians. Music Gallery, 179 Richmond West. 204-1 080. Free. " Wednesday April 30 •12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Noonday Recital. Alan Barthel, organ; Sharlene Wallace, harp; Jamie Thompson, flute. 1585 Yonge St. 922-1167. Free. Monica Whicher Soprano Meredith Hall Soprano Carl Strygg Countertenor Michie! Schrey Tenor Daniel Lichti Bass • David Jefferies Bass and orchestra Sunday April 27, 1997 at 8 p.m. George Weston Recital Hall, Ford Centre for the Perfonning Arts Tickets: and (GST included) Tickets inay be obtained by visiting the box office of the Ford Centre for the Performing Arts or by phoning TicketMaster at (416) 872-2222. The Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art announces its first musical artist in residence .. Jacques Israelievitch Concertmaster, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, will be giving intimate concerts with special guests. The first concert will be on Sunday April 27th, 1997 at 2:00 pm. Victoria College Chapel University of Toronto Reception to follow at The Gardiner Museum 586-8080

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