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Volume 5 Issue 7 - April 2000

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6 OUR COVER VOLUME 5 #7: APRIL 1 - MAY 7 2000 "/ thought I would get my singers together for a soiree to do the entire opera. On second thought, ·however, since my place would hold only about ten people, that didn 't seem quite the right way of going about it." Stuart Hamilton then considered renting a room at the university, but the id'ea of doing all that work for an audience of 35 didn't seem quite right either. And at that point he thought of a doing an opera-in-concert production. 49 PAGE EIGHT WholeNote facts Publisher's notebook Advertisers index CONCERT NOTES Pot pourri . Tne University Settlement House Opera· Aria Evening, will be at St. George the Martyr Church on April 28 - it was at the equivalent concert four .or five years ago that I first heard baritone, :James Westman, who now appears destined for a splendid singing career. Who knows? There may 10 be another James Westman in this year's concert. 14 Choral Scene Larry Beckwith 16 Hear & Now David G.H. Parsons 20 Jazz Notes Jim Galloway 22 Bandstand Merlin Williams 23 Music Theatre Spotlight Sarah B. Hood LISTINGS Music Theatre Core Concerts Further afield 26 28 43 Too late to list 44 Index of presenters and venues 45 ETCETERA FILE Honourable mention 46 Our members write 46 · Announcements, etcetera 46 Unclassified ads 48 FEATURE STORIES Behind the scenes with Dawn Lyons This is our 2

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