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Volume 9 Issue 7 - April 2004

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COLLABORATIONS:. A Chamber Arts Experience presents A multi-disciplinary reflection on SARS in Toronto 'MEASHA BRUEGGERGOSMAN; soprano' MAT JASH MROJEWSKI, choreography GEORGE GAO, erhu TIFFANY KNIGHT, dancer BEVERLl;:Y JOHNSTON, percussion DOUG RICHARDSON, saxophone . AL VAN MIL, painter APRIL 3rd AND 4th, 8 P.M. TICKETS ST. STEPHEN-IN-THE-FIELDS CHURCH 365 College Street For more i'nfo and to buy tickets please call · 416-484-9338 WWW.COLLABARTS.COM to rontdartsbo u n ci I An arm's length body of the City of Toronto Davis, conductor/piano. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4826. -. - 8:00: Alata Harmonia Chorus & Toronto Korean Canadian Choir. Mozart: Vesperae Solennes de Confessore; Vivaldi: Magnificat; Korean & Chinese folk songs. Dr. Hoon-Mo Kim & Lilian Sit, conductors. George West.on Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416- 872-1111. .25-.25. - 8:00: Brampton Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven's fifth. Suppe: Light Cavalry Overture; Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony 115; Chaminade: Concertina for Flute; Beethoven: Symphony 115. Les All!, flute; Robert Raines, conductor. Heritage Theatre, 86 Main St. North, Brampton. 905-874- 2800. ,, (child under 12). - 8:00: COLLABORATIONS: A Chamber Arts Experience. STARS. Multi-disciplinary reflection on SARS in Toronto. Music of Hindemith, Balcom. Arensky, Staniland & Gao. Measha Brueggergosman, soprano; George Gao, erhu; Tiffany Knight, dancer; Beverley Johnston, 11.ercussion; Doug Richardson. saxophone & other performers. St. Stephen-in-the-Fields Church, 365 College St. 416-484-9338. . - 8:00: Don Heights Unitarian Congregation. 4th Annual Inga Jarrett Memorial Concert. Phillips: Surgens Jesus; Debussy: Trois Chansons de Charles D'Orlean; Liszt: Sonata in b; Mozart: Divertimento KV 439b; Calvert: Suite from the Monteregian Hills; Lem: Spring Set for brass quintet & percussion (premiere); Rapoport: Sextet for Brass and Pianoforte (premiere). Trillium Brass (Scott Good, concert master); Kathy Tremills, piano; Debashis Sinha, percussion; Alexander Rapoport, music director. Floral Hall, Toronto Botanical Garden, Leslie & Lawrence. 416-431-1873. ,. :-- 8:00: Esprit Orchestra. Streamlined. Bolton: Under Unturned Rocks; Ristic: Sublimation; Ledroit: Streamlined, for chamber orchestra, electric guitar & digital audio; Schneller. Phantom Islands, for 14 instruments & electronics. Christien Ledroit, electric guitar. 7:15: pre-concert talk. Jane Malleti Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416-366- 7723. , .50(sr),(st-cheapseai). - 8:00: Harbourfront Centre. Toronto Tabla Ensemble & Sisters Euclid in Concert. Harbourfront Centre Theatre. See April 2. - ·8:00: Mark Spisic Tambura Orchestra. String fever. Folk, classical, pop & jazz. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Drive. 905· 306-6000. ,. - 8:00: Massey Hall. Les Violonsdu Roy and la Chapelle de Guebec. Bach: St. John Passion. Benjamin Butterfield, Alan Bennett, tenors; Stephen Varcoe, baritone; Rosemary Joshua, soprano; David Daniels, countertenor; Curtis Streetman, bass; Bernard Labadie, conductor. 15 ShuterSt. 416-872-4255. -. - 8:00: Musicians in Ordinary. Not One lady failed to Shed a Tear. Early 17th century Italian baroque music. Monteverdi, Caccini, Marini, Piccinini & others. Ha!lie Fishel, soprano; John Edwards, theorbo, baroque guitar. Church of the Redeemer, 162 Bloor St. West. 416-603-4950. ,. - 8:00: Scarborough Sweet Adelines/ The Dukes of Harmony.A Night of Barbershop. Our Lady of Fatima Church Hall, 3170 St. Clair East. 905-686-4097. . - 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto.Spring Romance. Elgar: Serenade; Rosenberg: Suite on Popular Swedish Folk Melodies; Bartok: Rumanian Folk Dances; Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite 113; Dvorak: Serenade. Nurhan Arman, music director. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. , (sr), (st). - 8:00: U of T Faculty of Music. Concert Band. Persichetti: Pageant; Irvine: Hannaford Overture; Hanson: Chorale and Alleluia; Zdechlik: Chorale and Shaker Dance; Holst: Sec~nd Suite in F; Gregson: Festivo. Jeffrey Reynolds, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. ,. - 8:00: Wayne Gilpin Singers. Amazing Grace -An Evening of Spi"1ual and Gospel favou"1es. Knox United Church, 2569 Midland Ave. 416-293-4424. . The Musicians In Ordinary for the Lutes and Voices present , Not One Lady Failed to Shed a Tear Saturday April 3/04 at 8pm Church of the Redeemer, Bloor Street and Avenue Road 4 16-603-4950 WWW.THEWHOLENOTE . COM APRIL 1 - M AY 7 2004

Sunday April 04 - 10:30am: Rosedale Choir. Music for Palm/Passion Sunday. Bach: Cantata BWV 150 Lord, my soul doth thirst for thee. Choir & orchestra conducted by Melody McShane. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mount Pleasant Rd. 416-921-1931. Free. - 11 :OOam & 2:00: Solar Stage Children's Theatre. The Sentimental Scarecrow. Musical theatre adapted by Thom Currie: ages 4 and up. Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge St. 416-368-8031. . For complete run see music theatre listings. - 12:30: RCM Community School. Guitar Ensembles. Large & small groups. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416-408- 2824. Free. - 1 :30: CAMMAC/McMichael Gallery. Toronto Woodwinds. 10365 Jslington Ave. 905-893-0344. Free with gallery admission: ,,1family). . - 2:00: Canadian Opera Company. Wagner: Die Walkiire. Frances Ginzer, Peteris Eglitis, Adrianne Pieczonka, Clifton Forbis, Judit Nemeth & other performers; Richard Bradshaw, conductor. Hummingbird Centre for the Perfomiing Arts, 1 Front St. East. 416- 872-2262. -5. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 2:00: Mississauga Pops Concert Band. Snap, Crackle and Jazz. With the Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd., Mississauga. 905·615-4720 x.2588. ,. - 2:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Renee Fleming, soprano. Handel: selections from Rodelinda; Ravel: Sheherazade; Schubert: four songs; Berg: Seven Early Songs; Previn: The Giraffes go to Hamburg. Richard Bado, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. -0. - 2:00: ~carborough Civic Centre. Sunday Concert Series: Colson Guartet. 150 Borough Dr. 416-396-526;3. Free. · - 2:00: U of T Faculty of Music. Student Composers Concert. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978-3744. Free. - 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. Mus,~al/y Speaking: Music for Voice and Theorbo. Ballard: music from his Book of Brunetes out peflts airs tendres; Gregory: Corydon & Phyllis; music by le Camus, Lambert, Ferrari & Frescobaldi. Jenni Hayman, soprano; John Edwards, theorbo. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Square. 416-966-1409. Free. - 3:00: Chrylark Arts and Music Series. Lorna MacDonald, soprano; Walter Buczynski; piano. Works by Handel, Finzi, Buczynski, Rodgers, Loewe, Gershwin, and Kern. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-651 · 9380. ,1st). - 3:00: Hart House Chorus. John Tuttle, conductor. Great Hall, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. · - 3:00: Music Gallery. Fresh Ears Family Sefles: Ros Dunlop, clarinet. Wesley-Smith: Tekee Tokee Tomak; Merry-Go-Round; Stockhausen: Der Kleine Harlekin; works by Mahin & Lowernstern. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416-204· 1080. lages 7 &up). - 3:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. See April 1. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416-870-8000. -. · - 3:00: University of Toronto at Scarborough. UTSC Wind Ensemble & Special Guests. Larry Shields, director. ARC Hall, 1265 Military Trail. 416·287-7076. Free. - 3:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Handel's Royal Fireworks. Program to include The Folia Project, designed by bassist Alison Mackay. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. West. 416·964-6337. -, - 1sr/st). Youth under 18: . - 4:00: RCM Community School. Chrysalis Guartet. Music of Brahms ·& Dvorak. Vivian Waters, violin; David Richter, piano; Susan Gagnon, cello; Elizabeth C.H. Macmillan, viola. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416-408-2824. Free. - 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Passiontide Recital Organ recital followed by Stainer: The Crucifixion. Tim Pyper, organ; Choir of Men and Boys. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers. Ian Bargh, piano; Frank Wright, vibes. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211 . Donation. - 4:30: St. Anne's Church. Choral Evensong. Holman: Magnificat & Nunc dimittis inf; Moore: It Is a Thing Mpst Wonderful. St. Anne's Choir; John Stephenson, director; Peter Orme, organ. 270 Gladstone Ave. 416-767-7290. Free. - 7:00: Chorale of St. John's York Mills Church. Mozart: Requiem & other works. Laura Albino, soprano; Michelle Kettrick, alto; Anthony Cavailoa, tenor; James Hofman, bass; members & friends of the Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra; Robert Phillips, organ; Robin Davis, director. 19 Don Ridge Dr. 416-445-6691. . - 7:30: Choir of Christ Church Deer Park. Vittoria: Tenebrae Responsories; Leighton: Crucifixus pro nobis. Followed by the office of Compline led by members of the choir. Bruce Kirkpatrick Hill, director of music. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211. Free (offering). - 7:30: Eglinton St. George's United Church. Eternal Light! -A Palm Sunday Concert. Mozart: Requi~m; Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna. Meredith Hall, Marianne Bindig, Lawrence Wiliford, Bryan Estabrooks, soloists; Peter Merrick, director. 35 Lytton Blvd. 416-481-1141 x250. , (sr), (st). - 8:00: COLLABORATIONS: A Chamber Arts Experience.STARS. St. Stephens-inthe-Fields Church. See April 3. Monday April 05 - 8:00: Can Stage. Pelagie -An Acadian Odyssey. By Allen Cole & de Tourdonnet; Jeffrey Huard, musical director; Susan Gilmour & Rejean J. Cournoyer, performers. Musical. Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416-368-3110. -. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society/ Kiwanis.Club of Casa Loma. Wurlitzer Pops ilt Casa Loma. David Lobban, organ. 1 Austin Terrace. 416-421-0918. . - 8:00: U of T Faculty of Music. Graduate Conductors' Recital. Elmer Jseler Singers. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978- 37.44. Free. Tuesday April 06 - 12:00 noon: University of Toronto Art Centre Concert Series. Trent Petruniil, percussion. 15 King's College Circle. 416-946- 7089. Free. - 8:00: CBC Radio OnStage. Andre Laplante, piano. Schubert: Piano Sonata in B flat major D.960 & other works. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. . - 8:00: Hugh's Room. Tom Russell, singer/ songwflter and Andrew Hardin, gwtar. With special guests. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531 · 6604. .50(advance), .50(door). Wednesday April 07 - 12:30: Yorkminster Park Church. Noonday Recital· YorkminsterPark Youth Choir. Dawn Willingham, conductor. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922· 1167. Free. - 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. Verdi: Rigoletto. Alan Opie, Giuseppe Gipali, Ayk Martirossian, Buffy Baggott, Robert Pomakov & other performers; Julian Kovatchev, conductor. Hummingbird Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front St. East. 416·872- 2262. -0. For col)lplete run see music theatre listings. -7:30: Toronto Choral Society. Toronto: A Musical Mosaic. Story of Toronto from 1850 to World War II through song, story, swing and dance. Geoffrey Butler, director; · William O'Meara, accompanist. Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave. 416-41 O· 3509. . - 8:00: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Life and Death. Watson Henderson: From Darkness to Light; Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem. Karina Gauvin, soprano; James Westman, baritone; TMC Orchestra; Noel Edison, conductor. 7:00: Pre-concert chat with Rick Phillips. Yorkminster Park Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416·598-0422. -, - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Brahms: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77; Estacio: Solaris; Beethoven: Symphony 1/6 in F Op.68 Pastoral. Gil Shaham, violin; Peter Oundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -. - 8:00: U of T F·aculty of Music. U of T Symphony Orchestra. Haydn: Te deum; Wagner: Prelude to Parsifal; Stravinsky: Symphony in C; Brahms: Violin Concerto. Amanda Goodburn, violin; Raffi Armenian, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park.416-978-3744. ,. (Seeadpage 36.) Thursday April 08 -12:10: U of T Faculty of Music. Baroque Dance Concert. Aradia Ensemble in French Baroque music with dance in costume. Kevin Mallon, director. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. - 2:00 & 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Roy Thomson Hall. See Apr 7. Matinee -. - 2:00: Northern District Library. Piano Recital Advanced students from the studio of Lawrence Pitchko. 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free. Lorna MacDonald, soprano, & Walter Buczynski, piano perform tnusic by Handel, Finzi, Buczynski, Rodgers, Loewe, · Gershwin, and Kem

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