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Volume 10 Issue 4 - December 2004

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  • Toronto
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••• CONCERT LISTINGS : GTA Si. John, violin & other performers. Walter Hall. 80 Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. free. - 8:00: Centre for Russian & East Euro· pean Studies/University of Toronto Fae· ulty of Music. Celebration of Slavic Music. Music by Prokofiev. Dvorak and Bestibaev. U of T Symphonic Band; Jeffrey Reynolds, conductor. MacMillan Theatre. 80 Queen's Park 416·978·3744. ,. - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Worlds of S11/11mone Rossi with Emm11 Klfkby. Trin11y·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. Saturday February 05 - 2:00 & 7:30: Amadeus Choir. A Robert Burns Celebration. Favourite Scollish songs and stories. Enoch Kent, host; Lydia Adams. conductor. Richmond Hill United Church, 10201 Yonge SI. 416·446·0188. ,. Benefit to support the artistic programmes of the Amadeus Choir. - 6:00: VIVA! Youth Singers of Toron· to. Smg·11fong Mikado in Concert. Merry Ann Hu11on. Fred Turner & other soloists. Carol Woodward Ratzlaff, music director. New Horizons Tower. 1140 Bloor St. West. 416· 788·8482. S 12,, age 4 & under lree. - 7:30: Oeer Park Concerts. Douglas Clevel11nd, org11n. 129 St. Clair West. 416· 481·2979. . - 7:30: Just Singers Chamber Choir/ Choir of Centenary United Church, Ham· ii ton. Jen/ans: The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace. Shawn Grenke. conductor. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 64 7 · 222·5250, 905·522·6843 x26. . Por· tion of the proceeds to benefit the Universi· ty Settlement Music and Aris School. - 7:30: St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Bells a·Ringingl Original and ar· ranged music for English Handbells. The Bronze Foundation (ensemble of ringers lrom across southern Ontario). 115 St. Andrew's Rd., Scarborough. 905·686· 5676. $I 0. - 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Or· chestra. Beethoven: Fidelio Overture; Franck: Symphony in d. Canadian Music Competitions concerto winner tba; Robert Raines, conductor. Stephen Leacock Colle· giale Institute. 2450 Birchmount Rd. 416· 879·5566. ., child under 12 free. - 8:00: Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band. Oavid Buchbinder, Marilyn Lerner, Dave Wall, Victor Bateman, Robert Stevenson & specral guests. Isabel Bader Theatre. 91 Charles St. West. 416·872-1212. . - 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orches· tra. Dances m Time. Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Haydn; Royer: Dances with Time; Mozart: German Dances; Kodaly: Dances of Galanta; Faure: Fantasy for Flute & Chamber Orchestra: Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody. Shauna Rolston, cello; Louise DiTullio, flute; John Barnum, music direc· tor. Hammerson Hall, 4141 living Arts Drive. Mississauga. 905·306·6000. ,. - 8:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Espana. Falla: Ritual Fire Dance; Granados: Intermezzo from Goyescas; Danzas Espano· las; Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole; Ravel: Pa· vane; Verdi: Overture to la Forza del Desti· no. Guest: Lindsay Deutsch, violin; Roberto Oe Clara. conductor. Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy S I . 905·815· 2021. , llsr}, (st). - 8:00: OnStage. Chamber Music Series. Mark Fewer, Annalee Patipalanakoon. Erika Raum, violin; Scott SI. John. violin/viola; Roman Borys. cello: Shelley Solmes. hos!. Glenn Gould Studio. 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. - 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Bel Canto Via· fin. Schubert: Five Minuets & Six Trios: Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in d; Suk: Serenade; Dvorak: Two Waltzes. Judy Kang, violin; Nurhan Arman, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front SI. West. 416·205·5555. , (sr}, B(st). - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Worlds of Salamone Rossi with Emma Kirkby. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. An American in Paris. Roy Thomson Hall. See Feb 3. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Ensemble; Gregory Burton, conductor. Music by Mazlanka. Kulesha, Mahr and Bukvich. MacMillan Theatre, BO Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. ,S 7. Sunday February 06 - 1:30: McMichael Gallery. 'Christina Ariss·Birch & Dwane Webster, vocalists. Classical & musicals. 10365 Islington Ave .. Kleinburg. 905·893· 1121. Gallery admis· sion: ,, (family rate}. - 2:00: Canadian Music Centre/U of T Faculty of Mu sic. New Music in New Places: Chinese Music - Old & New. Tradi· tional and new works for Chinese ensem· ble. George Gao, erhu; Dunhuang Tradition· al Chinese Music Ensemble. Royal On1ario Museum. 100 Queen's Park. 416·946· 3463. Free. - 2:00: Chamber Music Society of Mis· sissauga. Comical and Conical. Wind oc· lets by Krommer & Hummel; Rossini: Bar· ber of Seville Overture; Dvorak: Slavonic Dances & other music. Peter Shackleton. Colin Savage. clarinet; Sarah Jeffrey, oboe: Lisa Griffiths. Christian Sharpe, bassoon; James McDonald. Neil Spaulding. horn. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 living Arts Drive. Mississauga. 905·306·6000. , $I 81sr). 1stl. - 2:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Espana. Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. See February 5. - 2:00: Shevchenko Musical Ensemble. Toronto Mandolin Orchestra. Vocal and instrumental soloists; Alexander Veprinsky, director. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. 416·533·2725. - 2:30: Centre for Russian & East Euro· pean Studies/Opera in Concert. Prokofiev: L 'Amour des Trois Oranges. Col· in Ainsworth, Alain Coulombe, Alexander Dobson & other performers; Opera rn Con· cert Chorus: Robert Cooper. chorus direc· tor; Raisa Nakhmanovich, music director & pianist. 1 :45: Backgrounder with host lain Scolt. Jane Mallell Theatre. 27 Front SI. East. 416·366·7723. ,. - 3:00: Chrylark Arts & Music Series. Veritas Piano Ol!artet. Music by Mozart, Morawetz & Brahms. Heliconian Hall. 35 Hazelton Ave. 416·654·0877. . - 3:00: Mozart Meets Manhattan. Mo· zart's Gloria to Broadway Show Tunes. Eclectic program for the community. Choir & soloists; Ruth Watson Henderson, direc· Just Singers Chamber Choir with . The Choir of Centenary United Church Present Karl Jenkins' The Armed Man: A Mass tor f eace A co111pelli11g epic of war n11d pence destined to be n111011g the great clrornl works of the early 21'1 century Saturday February 5, 2005, 7:30 p.m. St. George the Martyr Anglican Church 197 Joh n St. (below Grange Park), Toronto I\ portion of the proceeds will benefit the University Settlement Music and Ans School. Sunday February 6, 2005, 7:30 p.m. Centenary United Church 24 Main St. W. (at McNab), Hamilton f\ portion of the proceeds will benefit local music outreach projects in downtown Hamilcon. Tickets available in advance and at the door. For tickets or information, contact (647)222-5250 or (905)522-6843 x26, or email or wholenote Magazine presents SALON NUMBER FOUR "Old Music, New Ideas" A soiree with soine of Toronto's eminent early music performers hosted by Toronto Early Music Centre president, Frank Nakashima. Monday, February 7, 2005, 8:00 pm The Music Gallery at St. George the Martyr Church 197 John Street, Toronto Admission , (sr/st/family rate) 12 and under free. Tickets and information: 416-323-2232 64 WWW. ntEWHOLfNOH .COM 004 • FEBRUARY 72005

tor/accompanist. Kingsway·lambton United Church, 85 The Kingsway. 416-233·5437. $10. children under 12 free. - 3:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Wotfds of Salamone RoSSJ with Emma Klfkby. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. - 4:00: Proteus World Music. Masters of South lnd11n Fusion. Music by Ravikiran, Sankaran & Oemuynck; trad111onal South Indian music Chnravma N. Rav1k11an. chi travina; Trichy Sankaran, mrdangam. 3:30: Pre·concell chat. Burton Auditorium. York Umverslly, 4700 Keele St 416·872-1212. 130, - 4:30: St. Anne's Church. Choral Even· song. Brewer Evening Service in D; Wood: E>pectans Expectavi; organ music by How· ell;. Choir of St. Anne's; guest. Peter J. Dr111e, organ; P. John H. Stephenson. direc tor f music. 270 Gladstone Ave. 416·767· 7290. Freewill offering. Monday February 07 - 7:30: Associates of the Toronto Sym· phony Orchestra. Permutations of Strings. lutoslawsk1: Bucolics for Viola & Cello; Wieniawski: Duos for Two Violins; Dohnanyi: Serenade in C. Op. I 0 for String Trio; Mozall: String Ouartet m G, K.387. Angelique Toews, Budget Hunt, violin; Dan· 1el Blackman, viola. Audrey King, cello. Trin· ity·St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-423-2133. 416·482·6452. ,. - 8:00: Jazz FM911 York University Department of Music. Sound of Toronto Jazz Concert Series: York University Stu· denr Concerr. Ontario Science Centre. 770 Oon Mills Rd. 416·696· 1 OOO. . - 8:00: WhoteNote Magazine. Nine Mon· days Salon: Concert of Early Music. Hosted by Frank Nakashima. St. George the Mar· lyr Church, 197 John. 416·204-1080. ., family rate. CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ••• ENO Associates ofToronto Symphony Orchestra Five Small Concerts Series -tso.01"g Makowicz Jazz Reflections @ an evening of lush harmonies and rhythmic virtuosity Welcome to WholeNote's CONCERTS BEYOND THE GT A l'kaw ahn1' ue the phone numbers prO\ided to rnll ahead. In this issue: Alliston, Ancaster. Barrie. Belleville, Bolton, Bowmanville, Bracebridge. Brantford. Caledon Village, Cambridge, Campbell· ford, Cobourg, Collingwood, Dundas, Elora, Georgetown, Guelph, Hamilton, Jordan. Kingston, Kitchener, Lindsay, London, New· castle, Orillia, Orona. Oshawa, Owen Sound, Peterborough, Port Hope. St. Catharines. Sudbury, Sydenham, Uxbridge, Waterloo, Whitby For GT.\ (·oncerts Sl"l' pages -'5-(15. For "k Thl'atn· and 01wra Listings Sl'l' page 69. Wednesday December 01 - 1 :30: Smile Theatre. Home for the Holi· days. Conceived by Tom Kneebone; written & directed by Sandra Margolese: starring Rachel Fischer & Michelle Piller. Story of Canadian Army Show entertainers set lo music of the era. Clarington Older Adults, 26 Beech Ave., Bowmanville. 905-697· 2856. For complete run see music theatTe listings. - 2:00: Port Hope Festival Theatre. Jack & the Beanstalk. Music, comedy & mayhem for the entire family. Based on the traditional British "Pan10•. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St., Port Hope. 905-885-1071, 800·434-5092. , S(sr). $ l 2(sl). For complete run see music theatre listings. - 2:00: Sanderson Centre. The Walters Family Chr istmas. Seasonal traditional songs with fiddle. step dancing. 88 Dalhou· sie St .. Brentford. 519·758-8090, 800· 265-0710. . - 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. 30th Birthday Celebration! Schubert: Octet; lbert: 3 Short Pieces for Wind Quintel; Debussy: Syrinx for solo flute; Mozart: Quartet for oboe and strings K.370. James Mason, oboe; James Camp· bell, clarinet; Thomas Kay, flute; Nina Brickman. horn; Penderecki String Quartet & other performers. Emmanuel United Church, Dorset al Bridgeport. Waterloo. 519·886-1673. , $ 20(sr). (st). For Jazz Listings sel' pages 70,71. Friday December 03 - 2:30: Cellar Singers. Handel: Messiah. Kathryn Domoney, soprano; Susan Cooper, meuo; Mark DuBois, tenor; John Doding· ton. Albert Greer. conductor. Orillia Opera House. 20 Mississauga St 705·326· BO 11. ,. - 6:45: Cambridge Kiwanis Boys' Choir. Krist kindle M81ket Concert. James Kropf. choirmaster. Cny Hall Kitchener 519· 622·4897. Free. - 7:30: Fanshawe Chorus London. Christmas Celebration. Seasonal music. Guests: The Percussion Trio wnh Jeff Christmas. Rob Inch & Greg Mainprize; St. Mary's School Choir; Children's Audience Choirs; Peter Garland, MC & other perform· ers; Gerald Fagan, conductor. Centennial Hall. London. 519 433-9650, 866 244· 0762. , (12 & under). - 7:30: Jubilaires Women's ChoirlBona· chords Men's Choir. Chr istmas Concert. Arlene Gray, director. Murray St. Church. 175 Murray St., Peterborough 705·748· 5393. O. children under 12 free. - 7:30: Menna Singers. Handel: Messiah. Stephanie Kramer, Jennifer Enns Modolo. Terence Mireau & Steven Horst, soloists; Mennonite Mass Chou; Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony; Dr. Peter Nikiforuk, conductor. Centre in the Square, 101 Queen St. North, SOUTHERN ONTARIO, CONTINUES ••• Toronto Sinfonietta Maestro MatthewJaskiewlcz sensational jazz pianist Adam Makowicz Adam Makowicz, Reflections on Chopin George Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue Camille Saint-Saens, Allegro Appasslonato with Adam Osinski, classical pia no Leonard Bernstein, Excerpts from On the Town Saturday, February 12, 2005, 8 pm Isabel Bader Theatre 93 Charles Street West Box Office 416-410-4379 For details, see IC .. lt("""A

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