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Volume 10 Issue 7 - April 2005

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composer. Glass Room, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park. 416·408·2824 x.321. . - 7:30: Amadeus Choir. The Joy of Spring. Faure: Requiem; Daley: Prayer for Peace; Larkin: Epithalamion (premiere); Robertson: flos Aetatis (premiere). Rebecca Whelan, soprano; Nelson Lohnes, baritone; Matthew Larkin, organ; Lydia Adams, conductor. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. East. 416-446·0188. .80,.45. - 7:30: Milton Choristers. Catch the Sound of Gospel. Traditional spirituals. Christina Birch, soprano; Dwane Webster, baritone. Knox Presbyterian Church, Milton. 905·876·32D3. ,, D. - 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Oundjian & Bell. Ranjbaran: Violin Concerto; Beethoven (orch. Dundjian): String Quartet Dp.131. Joshua Bell, violin; Peter Dundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 4 l 6·593-4828. ·. - 7:30: Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir. St. Aidan's Church, 70 Silver Birch Ave. 416·691·2222. . - 7:30: TrypTych. A Spring Baroque. Music by Purcell & his contemporaries; Trimble: Four fragments from Canterbury Tales; Britten: Songs on Texts by Thomas Moore; English madrigals. Glyn Evans, tenor; Tryptych Quartetto di Voce; Musicians in Ordinary; Melanie Conly, soprano; Anne Thompson, flute; William Shookhoff, piano & other performers. Trinity Presbyterian Church. 2737 Bayview Ave. 416-763·5066. . - 8:00: Anno Domini Chamber Singers. With Many Crowns. Mozart: Coronation Mass; Handel: Coronation Anthems. Kathryn Do money. soprano; David Jafelice. conductor; Christopher Dawes, organ. St. Ttfumas' Church, 383 Huron St. 416·696· 0093. - 8:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange. Classical Ouintessence. Quintets for fortepiano & winds by Mozart & Beethoven. Washington McClain, oboe; Colin Savage. clarinet; Michael McGraw, bassoon; Oerek Conrod, horn; Michael Jarvis, fortepiano. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416·588-4301. ,. - 8:00: Canadian Sinfonietta. Festival of Hungary. Folk Songs for Gypsy Band & Singer (traditional); Barlak: Hungarian Peasant Suite for flute & String Orchestra; Andras Weber Cello Nandor Farkas with Hungarian Gypsy Band and Singer . · CD LAUNCH CONCERT Saturday, April 9, 2005 2:30pm Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave., Toronto /15 (seniors & students) (Admission and CD!) Advance Tickets: or (905) 793-7697 · . Iii .•. lll cnoir LYDIA ADAMS, CONDUCTOR AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR JO Years of Joyous Music_! Joy of Spring Take this opportunity to refresh your spirit with Gabriel Faure's beloved Requiem,ċomplemented by Eric Robertso n 's companion work Ji'los,Aetatis1 and Matthew Larkin's '.;. Epithalamion, both works c.omjnissioned by' the Ama.deus Chir to celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season. J Cs6ka Gyula cimbalom Featuring folk and classical music and instruments of Hungary Get Tickets Today! Call Glenn Gould Studio Box Office 416-205-5555 SATURDAY, APRIL 9, 8:00 pm GLENN GOULD STUDIO .corn Eleanor Daley's Prayer for Peace, a benediction based on the Prayer of St. Francis, inspires meditation and quiet reflection. Saturday April 9th, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. Metropolitan United Church 56 Queen Street East at Bond Rebecca Whelan, soprano Nelson Lohnes, baritone Matthew Larkin, organist Lydia Adams, conductor General Admission: li42.80 Adult, 837.45 Sen./Stu. Tickets and Information: 416-446-0188 torontda rt sbou n ci I "'" .,,,.., l•nelll OIM)lof lh• Cllr ol To•olllo ., O'fTAllOllftCOUllQ,. COOISU..OUllTICMl'OltTAlllO C.nada Coundl for the Arts l!iB Consell des Arts du Unada APRIL 1 - MAY 7 2005

Doppler: Pastoral Fantasy for Flute & Hungarian Gypsy Band; Kodaly: Intermezzo from Hary Janos & other works. Gergely lttzes, flute; Andras Weber, cello; Cs6ka Gyula, cimbalom; Nandor Farkas, violin with Hungarian Gypsy Band & Singer; Tak Ng Lai, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 2o0 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. , $ 25. - 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Jau Series: Adi Braun, vocals with the Doug Riley Trio. A tribute to great female vocalists of the 30's to 60's; songs by Eikhard, J. & D. Breithaupt & Lightfoot. Doug Riley, piano; Steve Wallace, bass; Terry Clarke, drums. ACM Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408·2824 x.321. ,$10. - 8:00: Tafelm4sik Baroque Orchestra. Violinissimo! Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See April 6. - 8:00: U of T Faculty of Music. U of T Symphony Orchestra; Raffi Armenian, conductor. Nicolai: The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture; Stravinsky: Firebird Suite; winner of the Kathleen Parlow String Concerto Competition. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. ,. Sunday April 10 - 2:00: Mississauga Pops Concert Band. Give My Regards to Broadway. Music from the stage. Guests: High Time Quartet. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Rd., Mississauga. 905·615- 4720 x2588. ,, group rates. - 2:00: Northdale Concert Band. Stephen Chenette, music director. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr. 905·886·085"8. Free. - 2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Canadian Folk Songs Concert. Christine Pouliot; Ellen Smee; Canadian Folksingers; William Beauvais; students of Sing Along with Your Guitar Ill; RCM Orff Ensemble and other performers. RCM Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408·2824 x321. Free. - 2:00: Royal Ontario Museum. ROM Sundays: RCM ARC Ensemble: Reel Music. Exploring the connection between music and the moving image, wit works of film composers Waxman, Hermann, Morricone & Rota. Guest: Marilyn Lerner, pianist! composer. Glass Room, 100 Queen's Park. 416·946·3463. Free with admission to the ROM: ,, child $10. - 2:00: Toronto Latvian Concert Association. lvars Bezprozvanovs, cello & Arthur Ozolins, piano in Recital. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205·5555. $ 28. - 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. Musically Speaking: Sine Nomine Ensemble for Medieval Music: The Road to Santiago. · Anonymous chant & pilgrim songs; works by Legalis, Parisiensis, Goslenus of Soissons & Ato of Troyes. Andrea Budgey, voice, harp, rebec; Randall Rosenfeld, gittern, flute, vielle; Bryan Martin, voice, lute; Janice Kerkkamp, voice, flute. Holy Trinity Church; 10 Trinity Square. 416· 966· 1409. Admission by donation. - 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Gustav Ciamaga at 75. A concert . to celebrate the 75th birthday of Professor Gustav Ciamaga. Walter Hall, 80,Queen's Park. 416-978·3744. Free. - 3:00: Elisabeth Pomes. From Paris to APRIL 1 - MAY 7 2005 Broadway: Edith Piaf meets Kurt Weill. Elisabeth Parnes, vocals; Robert Kortgaard. piano; Andy Morris. percussion; Joe Phillips, bass. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416· 769-8511. ,$10. - 3:00: Mooredale Youth Orchestras. Featuring performers ages 6-18. Rosedale Heights School. 711 Bloor St. East. 416· 922·3714 x103. ,$10. - 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. A Ukrainian Celebration. Lysenko: Taras Bulba Overture; Oliynyk: Bandura Concerto; Miaskov: Bandura Concertino; Fiala: Symphony #4 Ukrainian. Victor Mishalow. bandura; Errol Gay, music director. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416- 467· 7142. $ 30, $ 25(srlstl. O(child 18 & under). - 3:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. Toronto Children's Chorus. Works by Palestrina, Purcell, Mozart, Faure, Poulenc, Durufle, Kodaly, Henderson, Glick, Daley, Copland & o!hers. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres. 905·953· 5122. ,. - 3:00: Wandering Minstrel. Grzegorz Krawiec, guitar. Maple Grove United Church, Oakville. 866·543-4352. $ 20, O(st). - 3:30: CAMM AC. Music Camp Participants' Concert. Arts an.d Letters ·club, 14 Elm St. 416-421-0779. - 3:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. Violinissimo! Trinity·St. Paul's Centre. See April 6. - 4:00: Concerts at St. George's on·the· Hill. Trumpet Stop. Music by Clerambault, Mendelssohn, Torelli, Bach & Hovhaness. Scott Harrison, trumpet; Karen Rymal, organ. 4600 Dundas St. West. 416·463· 9284. ,. - 4:00: Conference of Independent Schools' Music Festival. Bands, orchestras & choirs from more than 30 schools. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe. 416·872-4255. -. - 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Sunday Twilight Series. Michael Bloss. organ. 65 Church St. 416·364· 7865. Free. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jau Vespers. Russ Little, trombone; Tom Sczcesniak, piano; Scott Alexander, bass; Brian Barlow, drums. 1570 Yonge St. 416· 920·5211. Free (donation). - 4:30: Tamara Dovgan. live Music for a lovelier life. Music by Bach, Mendelssohn & Schubert. Terry Holowach, violin; Alexander Sevastian, accordion; Shauna Basiuk, flute; Tamara Dovgan, piano. St. Simon T . he Apostle Church, 525 Bloor St. East. 416·923-8714 x208. Free. - 6:00: Winters College/The Creative Arts Student Association of York University. What a Diff'rence O'Day Made: A Tribute to a living Jazz legend. Tribute to guest Anita O'Day. Rita di Ghent, Heather Bambrick, Laila Biali & other performers. Burton Auditorium, 4700 Keele St. 416·736-5254. , (st). - 7:30: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Roses In The Snow. Bluegrass. TRANZAC, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416·410·3655. ,$10,. - 7:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. Soiree de la Viale. Local viol players perform solos, consorts & chamber music. Japanese Paper Place Warehouse, 77 Brock Ave. 416·760-8610. , $ lO(TEMC members). - 7:30: U of T Faculty of Music. Chamber Music Concert. Students from the chamber music program. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·97B·3744. Free. Monday April 11 - 7:30: Associates of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Gould String Duartet with Narelle Martinez. Webern: Langsamer Satz for String Quartet; Purcell: Remember Me from Dido and Aeneas; A.Strauss: Five Songs; Schumann: Three Songs; Beethoven: Ah! Perfido; Gould: String Quartet. Narelle Martinez, voice; Claire Hoeffler, piano; Gould String Quartet: Atis Bankas, Terry Holowach, violin; Aleksandar Gajic, viola; Olga Laktionova, cello. Trinity·St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-423· 2133, 416-482·6452. ,. See advertisement, next page. WWW, THEWHOLENOTE.COM - 8:00: Cantabile Chorale of York Region. Songs of the British Isles. Jason Briscoe, bagpipes; Lona Richardson. accompanist; Robert Richardson, conductor. Thornhill Presbyterian Church, Centre Street, Thornhill. 905·731·8318. .,. - 8:00: Clear Channel Entertainment/ Toronto Star. Ronan Tynan, Irish tenor in Concert. Guest: Katherine Jenkins. Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416·872· 5555. .50. - 8:00: Markham Theatre for the Performing Arts. Tower af Power. Jazz. funk, rock & soul. 171 Town Centre Blvd. 905·305·7469. . - 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society. Wur!itzer Pops at Casa Loma: Annual Silent · Film Night. Live, original music to the silent films The Cameraman and Springtime Saps. Clark Wilson, organ. Great Hall, Casa Loma, . 1 Austin Terrace. 416-421·0918. . CONCERT LISTINGS: GTA ••• t•:il•!il•:il•!ib:il•'Sl•:ttll!il•:il•:tlt!ilt:il•!ilt!ilt'!.ib!il•:ilt:el•'!.il•:il•:tt•!il•!il•:ib:ilt!ilt!fl•:il•:il•!il•:il•:il•!il•!ib!ilt!ib:il•!il•; Concerts at St. George's on-the-Hill i'i Sunday April 10, 2005 - 4:00 pm '! [, § 'Trumpet Stop' § · Music for trumpet and organ . 6 [, Scott Harrison . trumpet Karen Rymal organ . Works by Clerambault, endelssoh.r\ i:'.cirelli, Bach, Hovhaness I g St. Georges on-the-Hill Angljcan Church . 4600 Dundas St. W. Uust east of Islington) 6 Information 416 463 9284 S 15/S 12 [, E 5i'!.'1.-•t!!•l!i.."1!.'1!.'1!:•1!!•1!!41.!!tl!!• !.•l.!!•1!:•1!!• ••tJ!!•l!!•l.!!•1!:.•1!!•1!!•1!!•1!:"1!!41!:•1!..ilK•l.-•1!.. ·•1!!•1!!41!.••!..•1!!0!.•1!.•lt'. . ' toronto ERROL GAY, MUSIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR Catherine Manoukian, Artist-in-Residence 51. 'llRJainian C efe6ration Sunday, Aprfl 10, 2005 at 3:00 PM George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts VICTOR M ISHALOW bandura Mykola Lysenko - Taras Bulba Overture Yuri Oliynyk - Bandura Concerto No.1 Konstantyn Miaskov - Bandura Conertino George Fiala - Symphony No. 4 "Ukrainian" An Art Show & Auction will be held in the lobby. Bidding starts at 2 PM. TICKETS; /25/ 10 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts Box Office or TicketMaster at 416-872-1111 For information, call 416-467-7142 Season Presenter: @ Mercedes-Benz Thornhill Concert Sponsor: ·"- Canadian ts....a ... ···•·- Bandura . · Foundation 45'

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