••• CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA Thomson Hall. See Oct 6. Mat ·. - 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Opera Oivision Benefit Recital. Joni Henson, soprano; Andrea Grant, piano. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. . - 7:30: York University Dept. of Music. lmprov Soiree. Casey Sokol. director. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416· 736·5186. Free. earshot! concerts 416-538-2006 I eorshotconcerts.co Thurs. Oct. 7 @ 8:00 Music Gallery ( 197 John St.) & Sat Oct 9 @ 8:00 Trinity-St Paul's (42 7 Bloor W) Friday October B - 12:00 noon: Metropolitan United Church. American University Chamber Singers.· Music by Bach, Mechem, Chatman & others. Daniel Abraham, conductor. 56 Queen St. East. 416-363·0331. Free (donations accepted). - 7:30: Salvation Army. Great Hymns of The Church - Thanksgiving Spectacular. Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, Noel Edison, conductor; North York Temple Band of the Salvation Army, Glenn Barlow, bandmaster; Fanfare Trumpeters of the Governor General's Horseguards Regiment. Yorkminster Park Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416·870-8000. . - 8:00: The Lollipop.People. live in Concert. Mike Olsen, cello; Julie Shier, bassoon; Scott Good, bass trombone; Kimberly Pritchard, accordion, Kristen Theriault, harp & other performers. Burnhamthorpe library Theatre, 1350 Burnhamthorpe Rd. East. 416· 442·2787. $10. Chicago, Phantom of the Opera, Oklahoma! and more. Elizabeth DeGrazia, soprano; Mark Willett, tenor; Daniel Narducci, baritone; Mississauga Choral Society; Erich Kunzel, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -. Wednesday October 13 - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4 700 Keele St. 416· 736-5186. Free. - 2:00 & 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Timeless Broadway Pops Concert. Roy Thomson Hall. See Oct 12. Mat .25·. - 7:30: Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir. Guest: Shannon Mercer, soprano. Eglinton St. George's United Church, 35 Lytton Blvd. 416-410-2254. . - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Small Jazz Ensembles. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978·3744. Free. Women's Musical Club of Toronto AFTERNOON CONCERT VIVAVOCE, chamber choir, directed by Peter Schubert Toronto Debut "Lyrical Miniatures" Songs from the 16th through 20th centuries. Saturday October 9 Thursday October 14 - 8:00: Arraymusic. Schipol 2. Works by Oesterle, Godin, Adriaansz. Wilson & van - 8:00: Earshot Concerts. Earshot# 13: Gold of Hours - the Music of Charlie Ringas. Music Gallery at St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416·204-1080. $10·. - 8:00: Classic Jazz Society. John Royen, stride piano & Band. Estonian House, 958 Broadview Ave. 416·777-9235. . - 8:00: Earshot Concerts. Earshot /113: Gold of Hours - the Music of Charlie Ringas. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor·St. West. 416·538-2006. $10-. Sunday October 10 - 3:00: Hart House. Sara Oavis Buechner, piano in Recital. Great Hall, 7 Hart House Circle. 416·978·8668. Free. - 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Twilight Recital Series: David Phillips, organ. 65 . Church St. 416·364· 7865. Free. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers: Alistair Kay, trombone; Roberto Occhipinti, bass; Hilario Duran, piano. 15 70· Yonge St. 416-920·5211. Donation. - 4:30: St. James' Cathedral. Choral Evensong. St. James' Singers. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free. - 5:00: Mazaryktown Czech Community Centre. Pavel Kaspar, piano. Works by Mozart, Janacek & Novak. Restaurant Prague, 450 Scarborough Golf Club Rd. 416· 4·39 . 4354_ $ 20. (sl). - 12:00 noon: CBC Radio. Music Around Us Young Artist Series. Dohnanyi: Piano Quintet Op.1; music by Dvorak & Haydn. Marianna Humetska, piano; Tokai String Quartet; Keith Horner, host. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205·5555. Free. - 12: 15: Music On The Hill. Puccini to the 21st Century. Heather Cumine, soprano; Mary Ficzere. piano. St. John's York Mills Church, 19 Don Ridge Dr. 416·225·6611. Free. - 12:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Noonday Ch.amber Music: Kirby String Ou11rtet. Julia Wedman, Aislinn Nosky, violins; Max Mandel, viola; Carina Reeves, cello. 1570 Yonge St. 416·920·5211. Free (collection). - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. York Student Composers in Concert. Bill Westcott, director. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416·736-5186. Free. - 1 :30: Women's Musical Club of Toronto. Viva Voce Chamber Choir: lyrical Miniatures. Works by Monteverdi, Marenzio, Morley, Tomkins, Stafford Smith, Brahms, Willan, Anderson, MacFarren & Wachner. Peter Schubert. director. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-923· 7052. . Bergeik. Arraymusic Ensemble, performers. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205·5555. , (sr), (sl). - 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. Gypsy. By Styne & Sondheim. Julie Leonick, Patty Sullivan & David Haines, Leslie Dupuy, Sandi Horwitz & other performers; Joe Cascone. artistic director. Fairview Library Theatre, 35 Fairview Mall Drive. 416· 755· 1717. $ 20. .50. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Tony Bennett in Concert. 60 Simcoe. 416·872-4255. · 5. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Ensemble; Agnes Grossmann, conductor. Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibi· tion; Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks; Dvorak: Serenade for Winds. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978-3744. ,. Friday October 15 - 10:30am & 7:00: Hummingbird Centre. Blue's Clues live - Blue's Birthday Party. Songs & stories for children. 1 Front St. East. 416·872-2262. .50·, group rates. For - 8:00: Music Toronto. Emerson String Ouertet. Beethoven: Siring Quartet in D Op.18 113; Tower: Incandescent; Shostakovich: String Quartet #2. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416·366-7723. ,. - 8:00: Royal Conservatory Orchestra. New Beginnings. Takemitsu: Requiem; Mozart: Symphony 1138; Nielsen: Symphony #5. Simon Streatfeild, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. ,$10. Tuesday October 12 - 12: 1 O: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Student performances from the voice performance class. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. Improvisation Studio Tutors in Concert. M.Brubeck. cello; S.Koven, piano; B. Katz, guitar . .Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416· 736-5186'. Free. - 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. Music 111 Midd11y: Michael Bloss, organ. 65 Church St. 416·364· 7865. Free. - 8:00: OnStage. The Sc11rlotti Dynasty. Sacred & secular works by A. & D. Scarlatti. Nathalie Paulin, soprano; Les Voix Baroques; Matthew White, countertenor; Shelley Solm· es. host. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. . - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Timeless Broadway Pops Concert. Selections from The Sound of Music, Show Boat, Cats, The Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir In Concert With· Soprano Shannon Mercer Wednesday October 13th, 2004 at 7:30 pm Eglinton St. George's United Church (Lytton Blvd. & Duplex) Tickets: .00 Tel: 416-410-2254 or E-mail: email@example.com Visit us@ www.twmvc.com 36 WWW. THEWHOlENOTE.COM 0CTOBEK 1 - NOVEMBER 7 2004
complete run see music theatre listings. - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. Casey Sokol and his Improvisation Studio Students in Concert. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416· 736-5186. Free. -7:30: Les AMIS Concerts/University of Toronto Schools. The Kirby Quartet. Music by Royer, Janacek, Mendelssohn & Vivaldi. Aisslinn Nosky & Julia Wedman, violins; Max Mandel, viola; Carina Reeves, cello. UTS Auditorium, 371 Bloor St. West. 416-929· 6262. $10,. - 7:30: York University Dept. of Music. Casey Sokol and his Improvisation Studio Students in Concert. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 KeeleSt. 416-736-5186. Free. - 8:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. Fiddle Heads. Boccherini: String Quintet in Q The Aviary; Bartok: String Quartet #4; Mozart: Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A KV 581. Guests: Orion String Quartet; Joaquin Valda· peiias, clarinet; David Hetherington, cello. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205-5555. , (sr), O(st). -8:00: Esprit Orchestra. Schafer: Thunder: Perfect Mind (world premiere) for mezzo & orchestra; Somers: Those Silent Awe Filled Spaces; Part: Tabula Rasa for 2 violins, prepared piano & string orchestra; McPhee: Tab uh· Tabuhan, Toccata for Orchestra & 2 Pianos. Guests: Eleanor James, mezzo; lydia Wong & Stephen Clarke, piano; Fujiko lmajishi & Carol Fujino, violins; Alex Pauk, music director. 7:15: Pre-concert composer talk. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416· 366· 7723. , .50(sr), (st cheap· seats), group rates. ORION STRING QUARTET FRIDAY OCTOBER 15 • 8:00PM GLENN GOULD STUDIO 416·205-5555 WWW.AMICIENSEMBLE.COM -8:0D: Lunar Festivals of the Arts/ CICS. Fou Ts'ong's 70th Birthday Piano Gala. Music of Haydn, Schubert, Soong Fu Yuan, Chopin. George Weston Recital Hall, 5D40 Yonge St. 416-87D·80DD. -. -8:DD: Markham Theatre for Perform· ing Arts. 20th Anniversary Gala. Peter Appleyard, vibraphone; The Nylons; Motus D Dance Theatre. 171 Town Centre Blvd. 905· 305-7469. . ' -8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Tony Bennett in Concert. See Oct 14. -8:00: Toronto Consort. Treasures of the German Renaissance. Isaac: Missa Peschale; works by Lasso, Hassler & Senti. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-964· 6337. -, -(sr/st). -8:00: University of Toronto Faculty o.f Music. U of T Symphony Orchestra; Raffi Armenian, conductor. Schumann: Cello Cancer· to; Dvorek: Symphony #7. Benedicte de Larouziere, cello. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. ,. -8:30: Hugh's Room. ColinHay(MenAt Work). 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. (advance), (door). - 8:30: Living Arts Centre Mississauga. A/fie lappacosta. Singer/songwriter. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Missis· sauga. 905-306-6000. -. Saturday October 16 -7:30: Amadeus Choir. A Musical Feast. Irvine: Fanfare (commission, world premiere); Mozart: Mass in c; Walton: Belshazzar's Feast. Sharla Nafziger, soprano; Andrea Ludwig, mezzo; Stephan Harland, tenor; Jeffrey Carl, baritone; Amadeus Nova Drches· tra of Rome; Lydia Adams, conductor. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416· 872-1111. .45,.80; .45, .10(sr/ SI). -7:30: St. Clair O'Connor Community. A Classical Music Night. Guests: Voices Cham· ber Choir; Ron Cheung, director. Toronto United Mennonite Church, 177 4 Queen St. East. 416-241-3953. . Proceeds towards programs & services to the seniors. -7:30: Tallis Choir. The Music of William Byrd. Byrd: Mass for Five Voices; Ave Verum Corpus; D Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth. Peter Mahon, artistic director. St. Patrick's Church, 141 Mccaul. 416-536-9022. ,. -7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Gypsy Fire. Dvorak: Slavonic Dance #1; llartok: Romanian Folk Dances; Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen; Brahms: Hungarian Dances #1, 5 & 6; Kodaly: Dances of Galanta; Golijov: Lullaby, Donia and Gallop; Ravel: Tzigane; Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody #2. Jasper Wood, violin; Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -. -7:30: York Chamber Ensemble. Bach: Brandnburg Concerto #3; Mozart: Diverti· mento; Nielsen: Danish Bohemian Folksong; Suk: Serenade for Strings; Bach: Double Violin Concerto. Performers include winner of I.he Toronto Music Competition. Trinity Church, 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 905· 727-6101. ,D. - 8:00: Irish Choral Society of Canada. A Concert of Oreams. Music of the Cranber· ries, Sinead O'Connor, Enya, U2, Van Morri· son. Karen D' A oust, artistic director; Mariko Der Avanesian, accompanist. The Stone Church, 45 Davenport Ave. 416-653-9102. D, (sr), $ lO(child). Proceeds to support grassroots peace initiatives through integrated educaton for children & youth in Northern Ireland. - 8:00: Kiyoshi Nagata Ensemble. New Traditions. New works for taiko drums & traditional Japanese instruments. Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-8668. ,. - 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. Respighi: Pines of Rome; Davies: Mennon· CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ...
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