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Volume 10 Issue 5 - February 2005

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;.m;;a••M•m+1&•· - 8:00: Holy Trinity Cultural Series/Small World Productions. Kitka. Music from Eastern Europe. 8-women vocal ensemble. 10 Trinity Square. 416-598-4521 x223. ,. - 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. Milhaud: La Creation du monde; Gershwin: Piano Concerto; An Ameri· can in Paris; lbert: Flute Concerto. Emmanuel Pahud, flute; Jeffrey Kahane. conductor/piano. Roy Thomson Hall. 60 Simcoe St. 416·593· 4828. ·S105. - 8:00: UC Follies Musical Company/Hart House Theatre. Godspell. By Schwartz & Tebelak. 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-8849. $ \ 5,. For complete run see music theatre listings. Friday February 04 - 12:30: York University Department of Music. Balkan Ensemble in Concert. Irene Markoff, director. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Free. - 7:00: Nathan Phillips Square. Esco/a de Samba de Toronto and Close Act. Samba & l*1 Brasilian music; Dutch street theatre troupe. 100 Queen St. West. 416-395-0490. Free. - 7:30: Pia net Ensemble. Music by Com· posers Born under the Sign of Aquarius. Music by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Lutoslawski, Berg & others. Meri Dolevski, clarinet; Derrick Lewis, piano & organ. Willowdale Presbyterian Church, 38 Ellerslie Ave. 416-83B-7414. ,. - 7:30: Vessels of Honour Gospel Choir. SHOUT 2005: The Kiln, A Musical. By Ericah Richardson, Ruth Williams & Adene Sutherland. Burton Auditorium, York University, 4700 Keele St. 416-657-2190. -. - 7:30: York University Department of Music. lmprov Soiree: F/eetings. Music 'made in the moment' by students from the studio of Casey Sokol. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Free. - 8:00: St. Clement's Church. Benefit Concert for Tsunami Relief. Les Cinq male vocal quinfet; Nancy Nourse, flute; St. Clement's Choir; Thomas Filches, organ. 59 Briar Hill Ave. 416-483-6664. - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Worlds of Salamone Rossi with Emma Kirkby. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music/Prokofiev Festival. Jamie, Scott and Friends play Prokofiev. James Parker, piano; 'I will not Leave you Comfortless' A Benefit Concert for Tsunami Relief All proceeds to the Primate's World Relief Fund Les Cinq, Thomas Fitches, Nancy Nourse, St. Clement's Choir, and guests Friday, February 4, 2005 8pm The Church of St. Clement, Eglinton 59 Briar Hill Ave. Adults Senior/Students Info: 416-483-6664 Scott St. John, violin & other performers. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music/Prokofiev Festival. 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. ,. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Tommy Makem. Irish music. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416-531-6604 for reservations. (advance), (door). Saturday February 05 - 2:00 & 7:30: Amadeus Choir. A Robert Burns Celebration. Favourite Scottish songs and stories. Guests: Shaggy Haggis Band, highland dancers & pipers; Enoch Kent, host; Lydia Adams, conductor. Richmond Hill United Church, 10201 Yonge St. 416-446-0188. $ 30, $ 25, family rate. Benefit to support the artistic projects of the Amadeus Choir. - 6:00: VIVA! Youth Singers of Toronto. Sing-along Mikado in Concert. Merry Ann Hutton, Fred Turner & other soloists. Carol Woodward Ratzlaff, music director. New Horizons Tower, 1140 Bloor St. West. 416- 788-8482. , $ 7, age 4 & under free. - 7:00: Nathan Phillips Square. Esco/a de Samba de Toronto and Close Act. See Feb 4. - 7:30: Deer Park Concerts. Douglas Cleveland, organ. 129 St. Clair West. 416- 481-2979. . - 7:30: Just Singers Chamber Choir/Choir of Centenary United Church, Hamilton. Jenkins: The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace. Shawn Grenke. conductor. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 647-222-5250, 905-522-6843 x26. . eortion of the proceeds to benefit the University Settlement Music and Arts School. - 7:30: St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Bells a-Ringing! 115 St. Andrew's Rd., Scarborough. 905-686-5676. ·POST­ PONED· - 7:30: Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir. Benefit for the Thornhill Hospice. Bayview Glen Alliance Church, 300 Steeles Ave. East, Thornhill. 905-764-6824. - 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven: Fidelio Overture; Franck: Symphony in d. Canadian Music Competitions concerto winner tba; Robert Raines, conductor. Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute, 2450 Birchmount Rd. 416- 879-5566. ,, child under 12 free. - 8:00: Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band. Brings It All Back Home. Music from the VIVO Institute of Jewish Research in New York, & other music. David Buchbinder, leader/trumpet; Marilyn Lerner, piano/keyboards/accordion; Dave Wall, percussion/vocals; Victor Bateman, double bass; Robert Stevenson, clarinet/bass clarinet; guests: Peter Lutek, saxophones/clarinets; Stephen Donald, trombone. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. West. 416-872-1212. . - 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orches· tra. Dances in 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 director. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga. 905-306-6000. ,. DEER PARK CONCERTS 129 St . Clair Avenue West (just east of Avenue Road) Saturday-Night Organ Recital Series Presents its 351h season Organist Douglas Cleveland February 5, 2005, 7:30 p.m. Performing Louis Marchand: Grand Dialogue in C Major; Johann Seba tian Bach: Schiibler Chorales and Prelude and Fugue in £flat Major, BWV 552; and George Frederick Handel: Concerto in 8-jlat Major last concerts in series William Wright, May 7, 2005 General admission $ 20.00 Students and Seniors: $ 15.00 Call 416-481-2979 for ticket information or visit, click "Concerts" Parking courtesy of Imperial Oil next to concert venue. 36 FEBRUARY 1 - MARCH 7 2005

- B:OO: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Espana. Falla: Ritual Fire Dance; Granados: Intermezzo from Goyescas; Oanzas Espanolas; Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole; Ravel: Pavane; Verdi: Overture to La Forza del Destina. Guest: Lindsay Deutsch, violin; Roberto De Clara, conductor. Dakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St. 905·B15·2021. , llsr), (st). - 8:00: Peggy Baker Dance Project. Music for piano and solo dancer. Baker: Brute. performed to Prokofiev: Sonata 116; choreog· ' raphy & dance performed to Cage: In a Landscape; furthermore; Why the Brook Wept. Andrew Burashko, piano; Rex Harrington & Peggy Baker, dancers. Betty Oliphant Theatre, 404 Jarvis St. 416·504-7529. B,. For complete run see music theatre listings. - B:OO: Sinfonia Toronto. Bel Canto Violin. Schubert: Five Menuets & Six Trios; Men· delssohn: Violin Concerto in d; Suk: Serenade; Dvorak: Two Waltzes. Judy Kang, violin; Nurhan Arman, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. . $ 29(sr), $ l 9(st). - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Worlds of Salamone Rossi with Emma Kirkby. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. - B:OO: Toronto Symphony OrchestrarAn 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. ,. - B:30: Hugh's Room. George Fox. Country songsmith. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416·531· 6604 for reservations. $tba. Sunday February 06 - 1:00: Royal Conservatory of Music Community School. RCM Orff Ensemble. Performance Room, 90 Croatia Street. 416· 40B·2024 x321. Free. - 1 :30: McMichael Gallery. Christina Ariss· Birch & Dwayne Webster, vocalists; Edith Gardiner, piano. Classical & musicals. 10365 Islington Ave., Kleinburg. 905·B93· 1121. Gallery admission: ,, (family rate). - 2:00: Canadian Music Centre. New Music in New Places: Chinese Music - Old & New. Traditional and new works for Chinese ensemble. George Gao, erhu; Dunhuang • Traditional Chinese Music Ensemble. Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park. 416· 946·3463. Free with admission to the ROM: ,, child $10. - 2:00: Chamber Music Society of Missis· sauga. Comical and Conical. Wind octets by Krammer & Hummel; Rossini: Barber of Seville Overture; Dvorak: Slavonic Dances & other music. Peter Shackleton. Colin Savage, clarinet; Sarah Jeffrey, oboe; Lisa Griffiths, Christian Sharpe, bassoon & other performers. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga. 905·306·6000. , (sr), $ l 2(st). - 2:00: Hugh's Room. Ken Whiteley's Sunday Gospel Show. Gospel & blues. Ken Whiteley, George Koller, Jane Sapp, Diana Braithwaite, Pat Patrick, performers. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416·531·6604 for reserva· tions. . - 2:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Espana. Dakville Centre for the Performing Arts. See February 5. - 2:0.0: Peter Margolian. Chamber Music Concert. Faure: L'Horizon Chimerique; Philidor: Suite 112; Fricker: Trio Serenade 11'2.; Berkeley: Trio for horn, violin & piano; Munk/Harder: Den Bia a Anemone; Nielsen: Underlige A !ten· luft; Otterstriim: Quintett for violins, viola, cello & piano. Bruno Cormier, tenor; Peter Matgolian, piano; Elana Guriachov, flute; Hazel Boyle, oboe; Peter Samuelson, horn & other performers. East Room, 3rd floor, St. Law· rence Ha)I, 157 King St. East. 416· 769·5253. Free. - 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: Opera in Concert/Prokofiev Festi· val. Prokofiev: L 'Amour des Trois Oranges. Marcel van Neer, Alain Coulombe, Miriam Khalil, Kelly Winters & other performers; Opera in Concert Chorus; Robert Cooper, chorus director; Raisa Nakhmanovich, music director & pianist. 1 :45: Backgrounder with host lain Scott. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416·366· 7723, BOO· 708· 6754. ,. - 3:00: Chrylark Arts & Music Series. Veritas Piano Ouartet. Music by Mozart, Morawetz & Brahms. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 41 B·654·0B77. ,. - 3:00: Mozart Meets Manhattan. Mo· zart's Gloria to Broadway Show Tunes. EcJectic program for the community. Choir & soloists; Ruth Watson Henderson, director/ accompanist. Kingsway·Lambton United Church, 85 The Kingsway. 4 l 6·233·5437. $10, children under 12 free. . - 3:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The Worlds of Salamone Rossi with Emma Kirkby. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 2. - 4:00: Protells World Music. Masters of South Indian Fusion. Music by Ravikiran, Sankaran & Demuynck; traditional South Indian music. Chitravina N. Ravikiran, chitravi· na; Trichy Sankaran, mrdangam. 3:30: Pre· concert chat. Burton Auditorium. York Univer· sity, 4700 Keele St. 416·872-1212. ,. ' - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers: Rob Pilch and Lorne Lofsky, guitars. 1570 Yonge St. 416·920·5211. Donation. - 4:30: St. Anne's Church. Choral Even· song. Brewer: Evening Service in D; Wood: Expectans Expectavi; organ music by Howells. Choir of St. Anne's; guest: Peter J. Orme. organ; P. John H. Stephenson, director of music. 270 Gladstone Ave. 416·767-7290. Freewill offering. - 7:00: Nathan Phillips Square. Esco/a de Samba de Toronto and Close Act. See Feb 4. - 7:00: Temple Sinai Congregation. Jacques lsraelievitch & Friends. Music by Bloch, Ellstein, Debussy & Ravel. Jacques lsraelievitch, violin; Jeffrey Kahane, piano. 210 Wilson Ave. 416·487·4161. . - 7:30: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Haggle Tagg/e & Young Folk Revue. TRANZAC, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-410·3655. , O(members), $ 6(st). Monday February 07 - 9:15am, ll:OOam, 12:45: Opera York. Opera for Schools - Andrew Tees and Compa· ny. Open to children Grades 4 to 12. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst. 905-763· 7853. .50. - 7:30: Associates of the Toronto Sym· phony Orchestra. Permutations of Strings. Lutoslawski: Bucolics for Viola & Cello; Wieniawski: Duos for Two Violins; Dohnanyi: Serenade in C Dp.10 for String Trio; Mozart: String Quartet in G K.387. Angelique Toews, Bridget Hunt, violins; Daniel Blackman. viola; Audrey King, cello. Trinity·St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-423·2133, 416- 482·6452. . - 8:00: Jazz FM91/ York University Department of Music. Sound of Toronto Jazz Concert Series: York University Student Concert. Mike Cada, guitar; Patricia Wheeler. saxophone; Jason Murray, trumpet; Michael Davidson, vibraphone; James McEleney, bass; Jeff Graville, drums; Barry Elmes, director. Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd. 416·696· 1000. . - 8:00: WholeNote Magazine. Nine Mon· days Salon: Old Music, New Ideas. Soiree with some of Toronto's early music perform· ers; Frank Nakashima, host. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416-323-2232. , $ 8, family rate, 12 & under free. Tuesday February 08 - 12:30: York University Department of Music. Mardi Gras. Sounds of Brazil & Cuba. World music ensembles; Rick Shadrach Lazar, Paul Ormandy, Ruben Esguerra & Michael Marcuzzi, directors. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416·736·5186. Free. - 3:30·9:30: York Centre for Asian Research. In the Wake of the Tsunami. Gamelan CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ... Spec t acula debut se aso n of p r o t e u • W O R L D M U Join Proteus World Music A new concert series dedicated to expanding the Kaleidoscopic nature of Canada's cultural life. Two more concerts this season! MAST ERS OF SOUTH INDIAN FUSION FEB 06, 2005 4 PM Burton Audi torium York University 4700 Keele ·st. SPIRITUAL KALEIDOSCOPE MAR 23, 2005 730 PM s Chitravina N. Ravikiran Chitravina Trichy Sankaran Indian Percussion c An interfaith journey with ll'lixMotion, Trinity - St. aul's Viva Youth Singers 427 Bl oor st. West 'and frican Sanctus TICKETS THROUGH TICKETKIN6.COM 416.872.1212 Concerts .. preceded by a pre-concert chat 30 mls. before start time. Al I concerts sonducted by Charles Demuynck, Artistic Director. Tickets from . w '!" w' . p r o t e u s w o r I d rh u s i c . c a , 37

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