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Volume 5 Issue 5 - February 2000

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  • February
  • Toronto
  • Theatre
  • Arts
  • Choir
  • Jazz
  • Singers
  • Glenn
  • Gould
  • Violin


Saturday February 26 * * 2:00: World Media Brokers. Patricia Sonego. soprano. Catch a Rising Star. Glenn Gould Studio. See February 24. * * 7:30: Toronto Sinfonietta. Millennium Fanfare. Bizet: Carmen excerpts; Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; Ridout: Dances from La Prima Ballerina; Royer: Millennium Fanfare (commissioned world premiere); Rapoport: Ceremony of St. John the Baptist (commissioned world premiere). High Park Choirs of Toronto; Northumberland Philharmonic Choir; Radosc Joy Vocal Ensemble; Ryerson U11iversity's Oakham House Choir; Adam Makowicz, piano; Matthew Jaskiewicz, conductor & other performers. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 410-4379. ,. ** 8:00: Academy Concert Series. To tha Beat of a Romantic Heart. Program of romantic music. Trio Con Brio : Nicolai Tarasov, clarinet; Christina Mahler, cello; Glenn Hodgins, piano. Eastminster United Churcn, 31 0 Danforth Ave. 778-1941.,. * * 8:00: Arraymusic. History in Orchestra Toronto presents '~n evening with Beethoven" Douglas Sanford, conductor featuring Violin Concerto in D Major Morry Kernerman, violin and Symphony No. 5 in c Minor ' Sat. February 26 at 8 pm Leah Posluns Theatre 4588 Bathurst Street Gust nonh of S~eppard Ave.) Adults: Senio!f/Students: Children under 12 free Motion. Music Gallery. See February 24. • *Beii'Arte Singers, Lee Willingham, dir. Mendelssohn's Elijah. Daniel Lichti, Elijah; Laura Schatz, soprano; Elizabeth Turnbull, mezzo; Stephen Harland, tenor. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St., 699-5879. , O(stlsr). * * 8:00: Himig Pilipino Choral Ensemble. Salinlahi (Generations). Pilipino & contemporary proVOCE Studios Opera Workshop presents LAUGHTER AND 'TEARS The Barber of Seville by G. Rossini (excerpts) La Traviata by G. Verdi (excerpts) The Old Maid and the Thief by G. Menotti (complete) Music Director: Mila Filatova Stage Director: Ell Franko Performances: Friday, 25 February, 8 pm Saturday, 26 February, 8 pm Sunday, 27 February, 2 pm Matinee and 8 pm George lgnatieff Theatre Trinity College, Devonshire Pl. Tickets: Sl2, S18 Information proVOCE Studios (416) 960-04 72 'tlie.Aca6emy C!oncert $eries presents Saturday, February 26th, 2000 at 8pm "To the beat of a Romantic heart" Music by Schubert, Brahms and Chausson TRIO "CON BRIO" Nicolai Tarasov (clarinet) Christina Mahler (cello) Glenn Hodgins (piano) Eastminster United Church 31 0 Danforth A venue Tickets: and For information 778-1941 music. Cristina Sanchez, conductor. Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga. 905-306-6000. to . • • 8:00: Orchestra Toronto. An Evening with Baathovan. Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D; Symphony #5. Morry Kernerman, violin; Douglas Sanford, music director. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. 467-7142. ,. * * 8:00: Oriana Singers. Song of Survival. Music & excerpts from Song of Survival- Woman Interned; Schubert: Twenty­ Third Psalm; Delio Joio: A Jubilant Song; Peterson: Hymn to Freedom. Veronica Tennant, host; William Brown, artistic director; Ruth Watson Henderson, accompanist. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 742-7006. ,(sr)..50(st). • * 8:00: toneART Ensemble. Thraa Voices of the 20th t-A toneART tA ensemble Saturday 26 February 2000 8pm Three Voices ofthe 20!1! Century A. Schoenberg '7Jhan!rug Op. 47 violin & piano R.A. Baker Ugmme!rles (1998) violin & piano D. Shostakovich Cpiano 'Trio no. 2 in e minor. Op.67 Saturday 6 May 2000 8pm Confluence Domeniconi solo for gui!ar S. Prokofiev Uona!a In CfJ Wajor Op.115. solo violin A. Piazzola 9fis!ofre du 'Tango. guf!ar and violin R.A. Baker solo for cello and plano ( 2000) Corey Gemmell violin, Tom Mueller cello, Danielle Cumming guitar, R.A. Baker piano, Susan Lee piano Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. Adults I Seniors & Students ( 416) 485-5084 Adam Makowicz, Piano High Park choirs of Toronto 5" Radosc Joy vocal Ensemble Northumberland Philharmonic choir Ryerson university's oakham House choir TORONTO ~INfONifTTA Matthew Jaskiewicz, Music Director & conductor Ann cooper Gay, Guest conductor Master of ceremonies - Alex Baran, C!RT-FM BIZET, KO/lSAKOV, GERSHWIN & KORLD PliEMIERES SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2000 7:30 PM FORD CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS TICKETS: , (416) 410-4379, or in person at the Ford Centre Box office

Century. Schoenberg: Phantasy for violin & piano Op.47; Baker: Symmetries .for violin & piano (1998); Shostakovich: Piano Trio #2 Op.67 in e. Corey Gemmell, violin; Rob A.Baker & Susan Lee, piano; Tom Mueller, cello. Heliconian Hall, 3.5 Hazelton Ave. 485-5084. ,. • • 8:00: Toronto Camerata. A Little Love Song. Lauridson: Songs of the Italian Renaissance; Baker: Chinese Love Lyrics; Bach: Jesu maine Freude; Brahms: Lieder. Church of St. Leonard, 25 Wanless Ave. 506- 1 1293 ext.548. ~ 12,. • • 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Canada/ A Choral Country. .MacMillan Singers, Elmer lsele.r Singers, Doreen Rao & Lydia Adams, conductors. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 978-3744. ,. • • ·8:15: Te Deum Orchestra & Singers. The Merry Pipe. See February 25, Hamilton. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. Toronto. Sunday February 27 • • 1 :00: Living Arts Centre Mississauga. Wiggle Jazz. History of jazz for children. Barbara Budd, narrator; Rudy Webb, producer. Royai Bank . Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga. 905-306c6000. .50. • • 2:00: Harbourfront Centre/ Listen Up I. Storyt,;lling Festival. Franco-fun . for lovers of musical storytelling. Jocelyn Berube & Marc Laberge, performers; Njacko Backo, kalimba & hand percussion. York Quay Centre, 235 Queens Quay West; 973-3000. Free. • • 2:00: Living Arts Centre Mississauga. Nathaniel Dett Chorale with Joe Sealy, jazz piano. Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, . artistic director. Hammerson Hall, 4141 ·Living Arts Drive, · Mississauga. 905-306-6000. . to . • • 2:00: Mississauga Pops Concert Band. Shout it Out. Popular Song. High Time, vocal quartet; Denny Ringler, musical director. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd., Mississauga. 905-820-6378. ,. • • .2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music Gle.nn Gould Professional School. Program of chamber music & discussion. Ettore Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Toronto's premiere a capella choir Invites you to A Little Love Song •8:00 Saturday, February 26, 2000 8:00p.m. Saturday, March ( 2000 3:00 p'.m. Sunday, March 5, 2000 Hear the romantic side otCamerata in this collection of love songs from Spc;tin, England, and Italy ELIJAH by Felix Mendelssohn Daniel· Lichti, EVjah Laura Schatz, soprano Elizabeth Turnbull, mezzo sopr.ano Stephen Harland, tenor The Talisker Players Saturday, February 26, 2000 8:00 P.M. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church 1585 Yonge Street (on east side, just north of St. Clair) Featured are the Renaissance Fire Songs by Laurid sen, . Chinese Love Lyrics by Canadian Thomas Baker, . Lieder of Brahms, and the greatest of Bach's motets - Jesu, meine Freude St. Leonard's Church 25 Wanless Avenue, Toronto Two blocks north of Yonge & Lawrence The church is wheelchair accessible Tickets Adults, seniors and students • 'Available in advance or at the door 'G" (416)506-1293 x548 ~ , ~ .For further information or ticket purchase: . _, · ~c.(,\ ______ www __.to_ro_n_to_c_a_m_er_a_ta_.o_rg ___ .(S:J~ ~ Scon Harrison Shawn Spiter Jennifer Schofield Cathy Stone Contact : (416) we bh o me. id i reel I-s he s/

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