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Volume 10 Issue 2 - October 2004

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••• CONCERT

••• CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA navy & air force units of the Toronto Military District; military displays & artifacts. 60 Simcoe. 416·872-4255. -. - 3:00: Hannaford Street Silver Band. Bring On the Brass. Campbell/Harron: Private T urvey's War; Cable: Cross Country Holiday; Mcintyre Ranch Country (Toronto premiere); Lavalee: The Bridal Rose; Charlie Farquarson's Guide to the Brass Band & other music. Don Harron, narrator; Howard Cable, conductor. 2: 15: Pre·concert chat with Howard Cable & FESTIVAL OF HYMNS "Celebrating the Psalms" with The Salvation Army Brass and the Humbercrest Choir Melvin J. Hurst, Director of Music Dr. Fred Graham, Organist Sunday evening, October 24 at 7: 30pm Reception to follow Humbercrest United Church 16 Baby Point Road '12 block off Jane St., five blocks above Bloor A free-will offering 416-767-6122 Everyone Welcome Don Harron. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416-366-7723. . (sr), (st), group rates. - 3:00: Moore dale Concerts. Mooredale Concerto Players. See October 23. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. - 3:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. St. John's Musi_cal Matinee. Symphonic music with organ. St. John's United Cturch, Dunn & Randall Sts. 905-815-2021. , (sr). (sl). - 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. Russian Stozytellers. Shostakovich: Festive Overture; Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf; Rimsky­ Korsakov: Scheherazaoo Op.35. Errol Gay, music director. 2:00: Pre-concert talk by Artist-in-Residence Catherine Manoukian. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416-872-1111. - 3:00 & 4:15: Toronto Children's Chorus. Songs All Canadian Children Should Know. TCC training choirs; Jean Ashworth Bartle, conductor. Lawrence Park Community Church, 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-932-8666 x231. ,. - 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Twilight RedtalSeries: Kathanile Hall.Phi llips, soprano & David_ Phillips, organ. 65 Church St. 416- 364-7865. Free. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers: Lenny Solomon, violin; Pat Collins, bass; Geoff Young, guitar. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211. Donation. - 4:30: St. James' Cathedra I. Choral Evensong. St. Janes' Singers. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free. - 7:30: Humbercrest United Church. Festival of Hymns: Celebrating the Psalms. Salvation Army Brass; HllTibercrest Chancel Choir; Emily Brink. commentator; Mel Hurst, music director.16 Baby Point Road. 416-239· 8530. - 7:30: Trinity Chamber Players. Geminiani: Concerto Grosso Op.3 112; Bach: Concerto for 3 Violins; Debussy: Danses sacre el profane for harp and string orchestra; Bis!ll: Three Pieces for String Orchestra; Tchaik-owsky: Concert Piece for Harp and String Orcl"estra. Church ot the Transfiguration, 111 Manor Rd. 416-588-1292. ,.underll free. - 8:00: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Flapjack. T radii ional & original music for vocals, liddles, mandolin, guitar. dobro, harmollcas, 5-string banjo. bass & percussion. TRANZAC, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-410-3655. ,. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Alfielappacosta. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6.604. (advance), (door). Monday October 25 - 8:00: Cantabile Chorale. Dvorak Remembered. Dvorak: Mass in D. Adele Kozak, soprano; Lona & Robert Richardson, piano duo; string soloists; Lona Richardson & Ethel Briggs, accompanists; Robert Richardson, conductor. Thornhill United Church. 25 Elgin St. 905-731-8318. ,. - 8:00: Toronto Organ Club. George Heldt, organ. St. James United Church. 400 BurnhamthorJX! Rd. West. 905-845-4539, 905- 824-4667. $10. Tuesday October 26 - 12:10: U ofT Faculty of Music. Student JX!rlormances from the voice performance presents Bring On the Brass Sunday, October 24, 2004, 3 p.m. Jane Mallett Theatre We begin our season with a celebration of legendary Canadian artists in an afternoon of musical memories. This all-Canadian presentation will feature Private Turvey's War, a musical version of Earl Birney's novel about the misadventures of a Canadian soldier during the Second World War, with music composed by Norman Campbell and narration by Don Harron. Howard Cable's newest composition, Mcintyre Ranch Country, will also be performed. Charlie Farquarson will grace our stage as we present Charlie Farquarson's Guide to the Brass Band! Call the St. Lawrence Centre Box Office 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754 or book on-line at www.stlc.com www.hssb.ca William littler, The TorontoStar ,,..; ..... .._) .. ... ,,, ... .... ......., .. Im torontcartscounc:il - - .......... _, ..... .. .. Long & M,h::lf :',,;t••1;::· i-:>.: 40 WWW.Tll[WI IOLENOTLCOM Oc10BfK 1 - Novu.-111tK 7 2004

class. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416· 978-3744. Free. - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. Balkan Ensemble. Irene Markoff. director. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Free. - I :00: St. James' Cathedral. Music at Midday: Katherine Hall-Phillips, soprano & David Phtillips. organ. 65 Church St. 416-364· 7865. Free. Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. -12:30: York University Dept. of Music. Ridk Lazar & his Latin Jazz Ensemble Mon tu· no Police. Mclaughlin Performance Hall. 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Free. -8:00: Markham Theatre for Perform· ing Arts. Jeff Healey's Jazz Wizards. 171 Town Centre Blvd. 905-305·7469. . -8:00: Mozart Society. Kathryn Oomoney, soprano & Steven Phtlcox. piano. Music by Mozart & Haydn. Sunderland Hall, First Unitarian Congregation. 175 St. Clair West. 416-201-3338. S20,(stl. -8:00: Toronto Progressive Jazz Concert Series. Brad Mehldau, piano. Glenn Gould Studio. 250 Front St. West. 416-870- 8000. . dance. Dancers & musicians ·of C ompaiiia Talent Danza. 15 Shuter. 416-872-4255. .50-.50. - 8:00: Music Gallery. Madawaska String Oua11et. Residency launch & fundraiser. St. George the Martyr Church. 197 John. 416· 204-1080. $ 25. -8:00: Via Salzburg. Piazzolla: works for accordion; Suk: Serenade for Strings; Rossini: String Sonata 116 in D. Jarres Crabb, accordion; Via Salzburg Chamber Orchestra; Mayumi Seiler, artistic director. G\enn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. , (sr), (sl). -8:30: Hugh's Room.Beyond The Pale CD Release. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. S 14(advance). S 16(door). 16 free with adult accompaniment. -8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Contemporary Music Ensemble. Gary Friday October 29 Kulesha, director. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. -12:30: York University Dept. of Music. -8:30: Hugh's Room.Betty & The Bobs. Chinese Orchestra. Kim Morris. director. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. $10. Mclaughlin Perfonnance Hall. 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Free. Thursday October 28 - 2:00 & 8:00: Hummingbird Centre. -8:00: Music Toronto. Andras Schiff, piano. Janacek: In the Mist; Chopin: Sonata //3 in b Op.58; Mozart: Fantasie in c K.475; Sonata in c K.457 & other works. Jane Mallett Theatre. 27 Front St. East. 416-366· 7723. ,. -8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Moza11: Requiem. Karina Gauvin, soprano; Anita Krause, mezzo; John Tessier, tenor; Nathan Berg. baritone; Les Violons du Roy; La Chapelle de Queooc; Bernard Labadie, conductor. 60 Simcoe. 416·872-4255. -. -B:OO: U of T Faculty of Music. Small Jall Ensembles. Walter Hall. 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. Wednesday October 27 -12:30: Yorkminster Park Church. Noonday Recital.· John Tuttle, organ. 1585 -12:00 noon: CB C Radio. Music Around Us Y(!Ung Al1ist Series. Mix of°South Indian music, jazz & vocal music of the European Renaissance. Sub a Sankaran, vocals with autorickshaw & Voyces Past; Keith Horner, host:·Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. Free. -12:15: Music On The Hill. Robin Davis, organ; Elizaooth Lamoort, English horn; Car.ey Dolan. contralto. St. John's York Mills Church, 19 Don Ridge Dr. 416-225-6611. Free. -12:30: Christ Church Deer Park.Noonday Chamber Music: Emma Elkinson, baroque flute & Jon· Michael McLean, theorbo. Music by Dorrel. Caccini & Kapsberger. 1570 Yon St. 416-920- 5211. Froo (roectm). - 12:30: York University Dept. of Music. African Orum Ensembles. Kwasi Dunyo & Anna Melnikoff, directors. Mclaughlin Perfonnance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416-736- 5186. Free. - 2:00: Northern District library. The Ta/. isker Players Present: A Medieval Tapestry. Modem settings of traditiona tales. Preview of tre Nov 3 concert. 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416- 393-7610. Free. -8:00: Massey Hall. Tango Flamenco. Argentine tango music & Spanish flamenco Grease. Broadway musical. Starring Elvis Stojko & Frankie Avalon. 1 Front St. East. 416-872-2262. -. group rates. For complete run see music treat re listin.gs. -7:00: Toronto Sinfonietta. Silent Horror. Mattrew Jaskiewicz, conductor. Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park. 416- 410-4379. - 7:30: Vesnivka Choir/Toronto Ukrainian Male Chamber Choir. A Tribute to Mykola Leontovych. Halyna Kvitka Kondracki. conductor. Runnymede United Church, 432 Runnymede. 416-763· 2197. ,. -8:00: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. Pizza Music. Famous choruses & arias from Italian opera. Guests: Caroleve Thomp· son-Fonseka, soprano; Nihal Fonseka. tenor; John Edvvard Liddle, music director. Etobicoke Collegiate Auditorium, 86 Montgorrery Rd. 416-410-1570. , S 12(sr), (sl), child under 12 free. -.8:00: Etobicoke Philharmonic Orches· tra. Classical Medley. Mozart: Marriage of Figaro Overture; Prokofiev: Classical Sympho· ny ; Beethoven: Viiolin Concerto in D. Christopher Anstey, violin; Tak Ng Lai, conductor. Humber Valley Church, 76 Anglesey Blvd. 416-239-5665. ,(sr). students under - B:OO: Jennie Such, soprano & Amanda Johnston, piano in Recital. Cabaret & art song; works by Schumann, Ravel. Gershwin, Weill & others. Heliconian Hall. 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-466-3125. . , -8:00: True North Brass/Toronto Youth Wind Orchestra. Bring on the Brass/ Colin Clarke, director. George Weston Recital Hall. 5040YongeSt. 416-712-6582. ,. - 8:00: Via Salzburg. Glenn Gould Studio. See Oct 28. - 9:45pm: Capricorn 9 Productions. Meg Logue, vocals. Upper Bluma Appel Lobby, Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416·366- 7723. Free. - 1 O:OOpm: Royal Canadian College of Organists Toronto Centre. Hallowe'en Concel1 with the Phantom of the Organ. Organ students fnm the University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. East. 416-363-0331 x41. Free (donations welcome). Saturday October JO - 7:30: Mississauga Children's Choir. The Journey Begins. Thomas Bell, director. Eden United Church. 3051 BattlefordRd. 905- CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ... OCTOBER 1 - NOVEMBER 7 2004

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