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Volume 10 Issue 5 - February 2005

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••• CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA - 8:00: Lawrence Park Community - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Church/Royal Canadian College of Organ· Metamorphosis: From Myth to Music. Ex· ists. Fridays@ Eight: Frederick Swann, organ. cerpts from works by Monteverdi, Purcell, Music by Bach, Bales, Baker & Franck. 2180 Rameau & Marais. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre, Bayview Ave. 416-489· 1551 x21. ,. 427 Bloor St. West. 416-964·6337. · - 8:00: Meadowvale Music Theatre. , -{sr/st). Annie. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevi· deo Rd., Mississauga. 905·615-4720. Friday February 25 ,. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 12:30: York University Department of - 8:00: North Toronto Players. The Gonda· Music. Classical Piano Festival. Mclaughlin liers for The King of Rock & Roll}. Adaptation Performance Hall. See Feb 22. of the Gilbert & Sullivan musical. Cast of 40. - 8:00: CanAsian Dance Festival/Har· Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. bourfront Centre. Mains/age Programme A. 905· 727 ·2209. {opening night only), Premiere Dance Theatre. See Feb 23. $ lO(child under 12). For complete run see - 8:00: Etobicoke Philharmonic Orches· music theatre listings. tra. Symphonic Collage. Bizet: Carmen Suite: - 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Peru Negro. 22· Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite; Tchaikovsky: Sleeping member song and dance ensemble. 60 Simcoe Beauty Suite; works by Offenbach, Mussorg· St. 416-872-4255. .50·.50. sky & Strauss. Tak Ng Lai, conductor. Humber Valley Church, 76 Anglesey Blvd. 416· val Music. Medieval Roots and Branches. - 8:00: Sine Nomine Ensemble for Medie· 239·5665. ,{sr), child under 12 free. Exploring the relationship between music of Middle Ages and traditional music of later centuries. St. Thomas' Church, 383 Huron St. 416·638·9445. ,$10. - 8:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Metamorphosis: From Myth to Music. Trinity· St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 24. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Faculty Artist Series: Beethoven Violin Sonatas Ill. Sonata #8 in G Op. 30/3; Sonata #9 in A Op.47 Kreutzer; Sonata #10 in G Op.96. Scott St. John, violin; Lydia Wong, piano. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978· 3744. ,. Saturday February 26 - 10:30am: S. Walter Stewart Public Library. The Great Canadian Fiddle Concert. Anne Lederman & Tom Leighton, fiddlers. 170 Memorial Park Ave. 416·396·3975. Free. - 12:00 noon: RCM Community School. lobby Concert. Students of the School in performance. 90 Croatia St. 416-408·2824 x321. Free. - 1 :30 & 3:30: Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra. The Singing Symphony- Young People's Concert. Copland: Rodeo (excerpts); Old American Songs (excerpts); other works. Toronto Children's Chorus; Alain Trudel. conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416·593-4828. .50·.50 - 2:00 & B:OO: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Metamorphosis: From Myth to Music. Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 24. Matinee ·B, (youth 18 & under). - 3:30: Sinfonia Toronto. Young People's Concert: What A Song and Dance. Arensky: Variations on a Theme by Tchaikowsky; Rossini: Terna and Variations for Flute & Orchestra: Weinzweig: Divertimento #1 for Flute & Strings; Rossini: Sonata #2; Burge: Upper Canada Fiddle Suite. Mario Carbotta, flute; Nurhan Arman, music director. Walmer Centre, 188 Lowther Ave. 416-499·0403. ,$10. - 7:30: Cantabile Chorale of York Region. FRIDAYS @ EIGHT CONCERT SERIES 2004-2005 SOUND THE PIPES! 44 FRIDAYS@ EIGHT and the Toronto Centre of the Royal Canadian College of Organists proudly present Frederick Swann Organist Emeritus of· the Crystal Cathedral In a recital of organ music by Bach, Bedard, Franck, Mendelssohn and Widor Friday, February 25, 2005 at 8:00 pm Tickets: and (Seniors I Students) Lawrence Park Community Church 2180 Bayview Avenue, Toronto (south of Lawrence Ave. East) 416-489-1551 Ext. 21 Ample free parking stne nomine C!Ensemble tor Jmebtebal Jmustc Medieval Roots and Branches Friday, February 25, 8 p.m. Saint Thomas's Church, 383 Huron St. Tickets$/ 5 I $10 st11de11ts, seniors, umvaged /11for111atio11 a11d reservations: 416-638-9445 I si11e.11omine@3111eb.11et The Singing Symphony Young People's Concerts Alain Trudel, conductor Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra Toronto Children's Chorus Saturday, February 26 at 1:30 and 3:30 pm Young people celebrating music, youth and friends.hip! Programme includes excerpts from Copeland's Rodeo and Old American Songs. Y PG concerts are one hour long, and are created especially for audience members ages 5 to 12. Come join in the fun 1 nil! llllil D eSJar • d" ms Buy a full price ticket for a performance in the Young People's Concert Series and bring Famil Pack u p l o four kids for per tick e t. OOM RENAUlT The Conductors' Podium is proudly sponsored • • -·&...

Benefit Concert for Disaster Relief. Faure: Requiem. Adele Kozak. soprano; Lee Jameson. baritone; Ethel Briggs. organ; Lona Richard· son, accompanist; Robert Richardson, conduc· tor. Thornhill United Church. Elgin St. at Dudley Ave. 905-731-8318. Free (silent offering). -7:30: York Chamber Ensemble. York Region Youth Concert. Mozart: Divertimento in F K 138; Parry: Lady Radnor's Suite; Men· delssohn: Sinfonia #2; Rutter: Suite for Strings; Copland: Hoe Down from Rodeo. Tony Browning, conductor. Trinity Church, 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 905-727-6101. ,$10. - 8:00: All the King's Voices. Songs from the Heart. David J. King. conductor. Willow· dale United Church, 349 Kenneth Ave. 416.' 225-2255. , O(sr/st). (child). - 8:00: Bell' Arte Singers. A Midwinter Celebration! Haydn: Little Organ Mass; Mozart: Te Deum; Dvorak: Mass in D. Dr. Lee Willingham, director; Ian Sadler, accompanist. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-699-5879. ,. - 8:00: CanAsian Dance Festival/Har· bourfront Centre. Mainstage Programme B. Premiere Dance Theatre. See Feb 24. - 8:00: Guitar Society of Toronto. lame lofsky, guitar. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-8002. , (member). $ lO(sr/st). - 8:00: RCM Community School. Orchid Ensemble. Blend of ancient musical instruments & traditions from China & beyond. Lan Tung. Mei Han & Jonathan Bernard. perform· ers. Concert Hall. 90 Croatia St.. 416-408· 2824 x321. ,$10. -8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic. Philharmonic Principals. J.S. Bach: Concerto in d for Violin and Oboe BWV 1060; C.P.E. Bach: Flute Concerto in A Wq. 168; Strauss: Ouet·Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon with String Orchestra & Harp; Mozart: Symphony #41 in C K.551 Jupiter. SPO Concertmaster and Principal Winds, soloists; Rennie Regehr, conductor. St. Boniface Church. 142 Markham Rd. 416·429·0D07. , (srl(youth, 24 & under). -8:00: St. Jude's Celebration of the Arts. la Musica Latina y Espanol. Selection of Spanish & Latin American compositions. Sharlene Wallace, harp; Joan Browne, flute; Joel Hastings. piano; members & friends of FEBRUARY 1 - MARCH 7 2005 the Oakville Symphony Orchestra & other performers. 160 William St .. Oakville. 905· 884-3972. ,.50. - 8:00: Toca Loca. Toca Vaca. Music by Rolfe, Demers. Harman. Morlock, Saariaho. Beauchesne. Danisle & Staniland. Music Gallery at St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416-204-1080. Sunday February 27 -2:00: Friends of South Asia. ROM Sundays: South Asia Family February Fun. Sounds & culiure of South Asia. Canada Court, 100 Queen's Park. 416-946-3463. Free with admission to the ROM: ,, child D. - 2:00: Scarborough Civic Centre. Sunday Serenades: Syncona. 150 Borough Drive. 416· 396· 7 403. Free. - 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. Antonin Kubalek, piano in Concert. Music by Novak, Suk, Janacek, . Brahms, Chopin & Mozart. Newmarket Theatre, 5D5 Pickering Cres. 905-953-5122. ,. - 2:30: Koffler School of Music Salon Series Concerts. Afternoon of Jazz Violin & Piano. Lenny Solomon, violin; Bernie Senen· sky, keyboard. 32 Lowther Ave. 416-636· 1880 x269. . Proceeds to benefit the Koffler School of Music. -3:00: CanAsian Dance Festival/Har· bourfront Centre. Asia Toronto Dances Sunday Matinee. Music & dance from India, Azerbaijan. Mongolia, Philippines. Chhandam Dance Company; Keiko Ninomiya, Sashar Zarif. Peter Chin, Folklorico Filipino Canada & other performers. Premiere Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. ,. - 3:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Metamorphosis: From Myth to Music. Trinity· St. Paul's Centre. See Feb 24. -4:00: Toronto Children's Chorus. Shalom Aleichem (Peace Be With You). Works by Jewish composers; Luftspring: commissioned work. TCC training choirs. Temple Sinai, 210 Wilson Ave. 416-932-8666 x.231. ,. , $ lO(sr/st} -6:00: Show One Productions. Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation: Young Stars of the Young Century. Works by Paganini, Saint ·Saens, Tchaikovsky. Mussorg· sky, Rachmaninoff, Chopin. Schedrin & others. Young Russian musicians from the Foundation; guests: Canadian Children's Opera Chorus & young Canadian musicians. George Weston Recital Hall. 5040 Yonge St. 416· 737-6785. -7:30: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Songs of Social Discord. Rebecca Barclay, vocals, r----------, TRYPTYCH Canada's Passionate AdvoCale of the Vocal Aris : Handel's!JJ(essiah I I I Ensemble Try p Tych Chamber Choir Lenard Wluting, Music Director I I I I Feb. 27, 2005, 7 PM Trinily Presbyterian Church March 2, 2005, 8 PM St. Martin in the Fields I I Children Free I 416 763-5066 I Edward F!i!lim i;";'::,' Whiling ... _________ _ WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM fiddle, guitar, harmonicas; Dan Meaney, vocals; Joel Shore. fiddle; guitar; aill Cameron, vocals, mandolin, guitar, fiddle & other performers. TRANZAC, 292 Brunswick Ave. 4r6-410·3655. , $10 (members). (st). Monday February 28 - 8:00: Jazz.FM91 Sound of Toronto Jazz Series. University of Toronto Student Con· cert. Ontario Science Centre. 770 Don Mills Rd. 416·696· 1 OOO. . - 8:00: New Music Concerts. Milestones. Morel: Paysage depayse; Garant: Offrande Ill; Aitken: Lalita; Mather: Ausone Version C; Tremblay: Orallelu· iants. Patricia Green, mezzo; New_Music Concerts Ensemble; Robert Aitken, solo flute & conductor. 7: 15: Illuminating Introduction. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. , (sr}. (st cheapseats}. - 8:00: Toronto Organ Club. Colin Cousins, organ. St. James Church, 400 Burnhamthorpe Rd. 9D5·824-4667, 905· 845-4539. $10 (child under 10 free}. Tuesday March 01 - 12:30 & 7:30: York University Department of Music. Le Salon de Chant. Art songs & arias. Students from the studios of Catherine Robbin, Norma Burrowes. Stephanie Bogle, Christine 'Stelmacovich & Karen Rymal; Raisa Nakhmanovich & Susan Black, piano. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 4700 Keele St. 416· 736-5186. Free. Midday performance free; evening: $10, $ 5(st}. - 8:00: Living Arts Centre Mississau· ga. Grease. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Drive. 905-306-6000. -. - 8:00: Music Toronto Chamber Society. James. Vandemark, double bass; Aboriginal Guest Artists. Schubert: Quintet in A Op.114 Trout; Mendelssohn: Andante in E Op.81 #1; Scherzo in a Op.81 #2; Clingan: Circle of Faith - the words of Chief Seattle for narrator, drum group & string quartet. Jane Mallet Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416-366· 7723. ,. CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ••• Show One Productions proudly presents The Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation An Exclusive Gala Performance: "Young Stars of the Young Century" "Moving!!!, Magic!!!!!, Exceptional!!!!!! -Washington Post Ottawa: Feb. 26, 6 pm, Carleton University, Alumni Theatre, Southam Hall Young virtuosi will perform works by Paganini, Tchaikovsky; Mussorgsky, Rachmaninoff, Chopin, and Schedrin, and others. With special appearances by the Canadian Children's Opera Chorus and Canadian young stars musicians Sunday, February 27 at 3:00 pm George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts 5040 Yonge Street, North York Centre subway For tickets visit Toronto Centre for the Arts box office, call TicketMaster at 416-870-8000, or use For more info call Show One Productions at 416-737-6785 or visit

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