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Volume 22 Issue 7 - April 2017

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In this issue: Our podcast ramps up with interviews in March with fight director Jenny Parr, countertenor Daniel Taylor, and baritone Russell Braun; two views of composer John Beckwith at 90; how music’s connection to memory can assist with the care of patients with Alzheimer’s; musical celebrations in film and jazz, at National Canadian Film Day and Jazz Day; and a preview of Louis Riel, which opens this month at the COC. These and other stories, in our April 2017 issue of the magazine!

FINAL CONCERTS OF THE

FINAL CONCERTS OF THE SEASON BACH: KEEPING IT IN THE FAMILY Directed by Alfredo Bernardini, oboe, and Cecilia Bernardini, violin “A sparkling and scintillating performance that was delivered in a comprehensively period style.” – The Herald (on Cecilia) The father/daughter team of oboist Alfredo Bernardini and violinist Cecilia Bernardini co-lead this concert exploring the family genius of J.S. Bach and his eldest sons. April 5–9, 2017 Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre (416) 964-6337 MOZART MASS IN C MINOR Directed by Ivars Taurins and Elisa Citterio, violin Celebrate the final concert of the season with newly appointed Music Director Designate Elisa Citterio as she directs Haydn’s spirited Symphony No.98. Then, Tafelmusik Chamber Choir Director Ivars Taurins closes the program with one of Mozart’s greatest choral works, the transcendent Mass in C Minor. May 4–7, 2017 Koerner Hall, TELUS Centre (416) 408-0208 DISCOVER OUR 2017/18 SEASON! Subscribe and save up to 25% - Order today! (416) 964-6337 | tafelmusik.org RENEWAL DEADLINE MAY 15

Volume 22 No 7 | April 2017 FEATURES 6. OPENER | Back in Our Naïve Youth | DAVID PERLMAN 8. CBC TWO: THE LIVING LEGACY | When Harry’s Voice Came to Play | DAVID JAEGER 10. PODCASTING at THE WHOLENOTE | Daniel Taylor: 17.03.22 11. Bach in Bethlehem, Verdi in Jerusalem | DAVID PERLMAN 16. PODCASTING at THE WHOLENOTE | Russell Braun: 17.03.02 18. PODCASTING at THE WHOLENOTE | Jenny Parr: 17.03.06 22. Encounters: John Beckwith at 90 | ANDREW TIMAR 53. Oui The North | PAUL ENNIS 59. Music and Health | How Music Matters | VIVIEN FELLEGI 60. WE ARE ALL MUSIC’S CHILDREN | MJ BUELL BEAT BY BEAT 12. On Opera | CHRISTOPHER HOILE 17. Early Music | DAVID PODGORSKI 19. Classical & Beyond | PAUL ENNIS 23. In with the New | WENDALYN BARTLEY 25. Art of Song | LYDIA PEROVIĆ 28. Choral Scene | BRIAN CHANG 30. Jazz Stories | ORI DAGAN 32. World View | ANDREW TIMAR 34. Bandstand | JACK MacQUARRIE 54. Mainly Clubs, Mostly Jazz! | BOB BEN ACD22728 “… Janina Fialkowska is an international treasure …” -The ToronTo STar LISTINGS 36. A | Concerts in the GTA 49. B | Concerts Beyond the GTA 52. C | Music Theatre 54. D | In the Clubs (Mostly Jazz) 57. E | The ETCeteras ACD22759 DISCOVERIES: RECORDINGS REVIEWED 62. Editor’s Corner | DAVID OLDS 64. Strings Attached | TERRY ROBBINS 66. Keyed In | ALEX BARAN 68. Vocal 70. Classical & Beyond 71. Modern & Contemporary 72 Jazz & Improvised 74. Pot Pourri 74. Something in the Air | KEN WAXMAN 76. Old Wine, New Bottles | BRUCE SURTEES Named “Révélation Radio-Canada 2016-2017” AvAilAble from April 7, 2017 MORE 6. Contact Information & Deadlines 7. Index of Advertisers 58. Classified Ads G R I G O R I A N . C O M Cover Photography | Bryson Winchester

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