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Volume 11 Issue 6 - March 2006

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CONCERT LISTINGS Toronto & nearby Plans change! Always call ahead to confirm details with presenters. Concerts: Further Afield PAGE 50 Music Theatre/Opera PAGE 54 Jazz Clubs, QuickPicks PAGE 54 Announcements/Lectures Seminars/Etcetera PAGE 55 Wednesday March 01 - 12:00: Hart House. Piano Recital Works by Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy & others. Deyi Ye, Stefanie Baldassarra & Christel Wu, piano. Music Room, 2nd Floor, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. - 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Noonday Organ Recital Andre Streliaev, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922- 1167. Free. - 1 :OD & 7:00: Mirvish Productions. The lord of the Rings. Lyrics by Shaun Mc Kenna and Matthew Warchus; music by A.R. Rahman and Vartinna with Christopher Nightingale. Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King St. W. 416-872-1212. -5. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 7:30: Long & Mclluade. Paul Edmund­ Davies in Recital. Flute recital. Victoria Chapel, 91 Charles St. W.416-588-7886. . - 8:00: Glenn Gould Studio. Serhiy Sa/av in Concert. Works by Brahms, Chopin, Shamo, Liszt. Serhiy Salov, piano. 250 Front St. W. 416-762-7988. . - 8:00: Petric/Forget Duo. Complete Organ Sonatas of J.S. Bach. Joseph Petric, concert accordion; Normand Forget, oboe. Enoch Turner School House, 106 Trinity St. 416- 456-6390. (advance), (door). - 8:00: Tapestry New Opera Works. Opera To Go. Six 15-minute chamber operas by Payne, Gervais, Bolton, Staniland, & Fung. Carla Huhtanen, soprano; Jessica Lloyd, mezzo; Keith Klassen, tenor; Calvin Powell, baritone; Wayne Strongman, music director. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 55 Mill St. 416-866-8666. . For complete run see music theatre listings. Thursday March 02 - 12:00: Music Around Us New Generation Series. Acclarion. David Carovillano, accordion; Becky Sajo, clarinets. Guests: Quadratone: Kathleen Kajioka, viola; Michael Medeiros, tuba; Angela Park, piano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-205- 5555. Free. - 12: 10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Canadian Music Competitions Winner's Concert. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. - 8:00: Drury Lane Theatrical Productions. Olde Tyme Music Hall Don Simpson, music director. 2269 New St., Burlington. 905-637-3979. , (sr/sl), (under 12). For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Meadowvale Music Theatre. West Side Story. Music and lyrics by Bernstein & Sondheim. 6315 Montevideo Dr., Mississauga. 905-615-4720. , (sr/ st). For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Music Toronto. Penderecki String Ouartet. Ryan: String Quartet #3, Trukhachevski(world premiere); Janacek: String Quartet in e #1; Beethoven: Cello Quintet in A, arr. of Sonata in A Op.47; Tolstoy: Readings from the novella The Kreutzer Sonata. Antonio Lysy, cello; Colin Fox, narrator. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 416·366- 7723. -, 18-35 pay your age, (st), accompanying adult Y, price. - 8:00: Peel Panto Players. A Bedful of Foreigners. Lester B. Pearson Theatre, 150 Central Park Dr., Brampton. 905-874-2800. , O(sr/st). For complete run see music theatre listings. - 10:00: Rock Opera Diva Patrizia. Patrizia at Canadian Music Week. Richmond Lounge, 129 Peter St. 416·204-9660. Call for ticket prices. Friday March 03 - 7:30: St. John's Youth Players. Jonah. Musical by R. Murray Schafer. St. John's York Mills Anglican Church, 19 Don Ridge Drive. 416·225-6611. , .50(child). For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. Hetu: Trio Pour Clarinette, Violoncelle et Piano, Op. 73 (world premiere); Dvorak: Quartet in D, Op.23 for Piano and Strings; Mozart: Quartet in F K.370 for Clarinet & Strings; Stravinsky: Three Pieces for Solo Clarinet. Andre Laplante, piano; Scott St. John, violin; Steven Dann, ANDRE LAPLANTE PIANO FRIDAY MARCH 3 • 8:00PM GLENN GOULD STUDIO 416-205-5555 VVWW.AMICIENSEMBLE.COM viola; David Hetherington, cello; Joaquin Valdepeiias, clarinet. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-205-5555. , (sr). O(st). - 8:00: Markham Theatre. Jim Galloway & the Echoes of Swing. Music of the swing era. Laurie Bower, trombone; Dave Johnston, trumpet; Ian Bargh, piano; Dave Field, bass; Don Vickery, drums. 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305- 7469. , . - 8:00: Massey Hall. The Blind Boys of Alabama. Gospel group in concert. 15 Shuter St. 416-872-4255. .50-.50. - 8:00: Mendelssohn Singers. St. John Passion. By Bach. Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Gillian Keith, soprano; Charles Daniels, tenor: Peter Harvey, Daniel Lichti, basses; Noel Edison, conductor. 7:00 Pre-concert chat by Rick Phillips. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. -. - 8:00: North Toronto Players. The Mikado (A Tale of the Old West). An adaptation from Gilbert & Sullivan. Michael Harms, stage director; John Ricciardelli, musical director. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. 905· 727-2209. $ 5-. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Toronto Consort. Jephte. Oratorio by Giacomo Carissimi. Suzie LeBlanc, soprano; David Fallis, director. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor Street W.416-964-6337. - ~ 4 Living ; -(sr/st). Saturday March 04 - 2:00 & 4:00: Weston Silver Band. In Concert at the British Isles Show. National Trade Centre, CNE Grounds. 416-249-6553. With admission to the show: , (sr/ youth), free(under 8). - 2:00: Theatre Direct Canada. Beneath the Banyan Tree. Dance, music and puppetry. Lata Pada, choreography; Lynda Hill, director; Edgardo Moreno, composer. Humewood Community Public School, 15 Cherrywood Ave.416-537-4191. . - 7:00: Show One Productions. Young Stars of the Young Century: 2nd Annual International Gala Concert. Works by Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, Schubert, Chopin, Liszt, Mozart & others. Canadian Children's Opera Chorus; Kaylah Nicole, vocals; David Lakirovich, violin; Simon Ng, piano; Svetlana Konovalova, violin & other performers ages 7-20. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416-870-8000. -$ 50. Proceeds to benefit the Hospital for Sick Children. - 7:30: Amadeus Choir. A Celtic Celebration. Concert of Scottish songs & stories with Silent Auction. Guests: Kettle's On: highland dancers. Lydia Adams, conductor. Toronto Botanical Gardens, 777 Lawrence Ave. E. 416-446-0188. , , family rates. Benefit to support the artistic programmes of the Amadeus Choir. - 7:30: Don Heights Unitarian Congre· gation. 6th Annual Inga Jarrett Memorial Concert. Works by Richards, Brahms, Chopin & Shostakovich. Eka Shanshiasvili & Sarah Boland, piano. Jubilee United Church, 40 Underhill Dr. 416-444-8839. , O(st). - 7:30: Oakville Chamber Orchestra. Affairs of the Heart. Mozetich: Affairs of the Heart; Beethoven: Romances #1 Op.40; #2 Op.50; Hanson: Nymphs & Satyr Ballet Suite; Gluck: Orfeo (Overture & Ballet). Guests: Arpad Josephson & David Rehner; Stephane Potvin, music director. Central Baptist Church, 340 Rebecca St., Oakville. 905-337-1083. , (sr/sl), (under 12). - 7:30: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. OLPH Choir & Friends. Pergolesi: Stab at Mater; Haydn: The Heavens are Telling (The Creation}; other works by Mozart & Bach. Peter Daly, Boniface Fung, organ. 78 Clifton Rd. 416-489-1540. (fund raiser Arts Centre, Mississauga Free Underground Parking 'JCC 'JCa:J · · 5 5 , s s Au 6 A JI. :Mozart Cefe6ration Saturday, March 4, 2006 8PM Commemorating the 250 1 h anniversary of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's birth. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Mozart: Symphony No.22 in C Major Mozart: Symphony No.35 "Haffner" Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro (OvMure) Royer: Travels with Mozart (Variations on the Magic Flute Theme) Sinfonia Mississauga John Barnum, Music Director & Conductor PJ\THEON 34 WWW, TH EWHOLENOTE. COM M ARCH 1 - APR I L 7 2006

for organ repair). - 8:00: Arabesque Dance Company Orchestra. Aida Nour Gala Performance. Bassam Bishara, oude/naye/vocals; George Sawa, qanoon/vocals/naye; Suleiman Warwar, lead dumbek; George Barb as, dhoholla; Sebas· tian Gatto, katim. Estonian House, 958 Broadview Ave. 416-920-5593. (advance), (door). - 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Today's Trombone. Wagner: Rienzi Overture; Ewazen: Concerto for Tenor Trombone; Dvorak: Symphony #8. James Lebens, trombone. Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute, 2450 Birchmount Rd. 416-879- 5566. , $ l 5(sr/st), free(under 12). - 8:00: Counterpoint Community Dr· chestra. Suite on Mozart. Mozart: Symphony #1, first movement; Symphony #25; Andante for Flute and Orchestra; Queen of the Night ( The Magic Flute); Soave sia ii Vento (Cosi Fan Tutte); Finale from Act II of Marriage of Figaro; Overture from la Clemenza di Tito. Sinead Sugrue, soprano; Terry Kowalczuk, conductor. St. Luke's United Church, 353 Sherbourne St. 416-925-9872 ex.2066. (advance), (door). - 8:00: Jubilate Singers. El Ultimo Cafe. Music from Cuba & Argentina; Montsalvatge: Tres Canciones Negras. Guests: Cassava Latin Rhythms. Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave. 905-857-2152. , (sr). (st). - 8:00: Oriana Women's Choir. Song of Survival. Halley: Voices of Light; Freedom Trilogy; Delio Joio: A Jubilant Song. Leslie Newman, flute; Veronica Tennant, narrator/ director; students from the National Ballet School; James Bourne, pianist; Andrew Cathedral Bluffs Parker, choreography; William Brown, artistic director. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-923-3123. , (sr), (st). - 8:00: Sinfonia Mississauga. A Mozart Celebration. All Mozart program with premiere by Royer: Travels with Mozart (variations on the Magic Flute Theme). John Barnum, conductor. Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. .50-.50. - 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Burge: Flanders Field Reflections (world premiere); Hatzis: Love Among the Ruins; Vivaldi: Violin Concerto Op. 3, #6, arr. for Marimba and Strings by Johnston; Tchaikovsky: String Quartet #1, Op. 11, arr. Arman. Beverley Johnston, percus· sion; Nurhan Arman, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-205-5555. , (sr), (st). - 8:00: Toronto Consort.Jephte. Trinity. St. Paul's Centre. See Mar. 3. - 8:00: Toronto Mendelssohn Youth Choir. Psalms & Spirituals. Lynn Janes, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-598-0422. ; (sr/st). Sunday March 05 - 11 :45am & 1 :45pm: Klezfactor. Traditional klezmer music. Free Times Cafe, 320 College St. 416-967 -1078. .95 for brunch with reservations. - 1 :30: CAMMAC/McMichael Art Gal· lery. Sunday Concert Series. Richard White· man Trio. 10365 Islington Ave., Kleinburg. 905-893-1121 . Admission with gallery price: , (sr/sl), (family). - 2:00: North Toronto Institute of Music. Robert Raines Principal Conductor Guitar Recital. Works by L'Hoyer, Piazzolla & Rodrigo. Drew Henderson, Michael Kolk, guitars. Recital Hall, Briton House Retirement Centre, 720 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-488-2588. , (sr/st). - 2:00: Oakville Chamber Orchestra. Affairs of the Heart. Mozetich: Affairs of the Heart; Beethoven: Romances #1 Op.40; #2 Op.50; Hanson: Nymphs & Satyr Ballet Suite; Gluck: Orfeo (Overture & Ballet). Guests: Arpad Josephson & David Rehner; Stephane Potvin, music director. St. Simon's Church, 1450 Litchfield Rd., Oakville. 905-337-1083. , (sr/st), (under 12). - 2:00: Off Centre Music Salon. Russian Salon: Kirov Meets Off Centre. Collaboration with the Kirov (Mariinsky) Theatre. Viktor Kulik, clarinet; Inna Perkis, Boris Zarankin, pianos; guest vocalists. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-205-5555. , (sr/st). - 2:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Measha Brueggergosman, soprano. Roger Vignoles, piano. 60 Simcoe Street. 416-872-4255. -. - 2:00: Toronto Parks & Recreation Sunday Concert Series. Scarborough Music lovers' Orchestra. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr. 416-396· 7398. Free. - 3:00: Markham Concert Band. The Tunes Keep Popping. Irvine: Hannaford Overture; Fantasia Nova, Evita, & other music. Doug Manning, music director. Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham. 905-305-7469; 1-866-768-8801 . ; (sr/ch). - 3:00: Syrinx Sunday Salons. Musica Camera ta in Concert. Music by Piazzolla, Sunday, March 5, 2006 at 2pm Russian Salon: Kirov meets Off Centre Our fruitful collaboration with the Mariinsky (Kirov) Theatre continues! Soprano Irina Vassilieva and baritone Vladimir Tyulpanov, two exciting young Russian opera stars, join pianists Inna Perkis and Boris Zarankin in a double-debut with Off Centre. This concert is produced in collaboration with Valery Gergiev, General and Artistic Director of the Mariinsky (Kirov) Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia and Honourary Patron of the Off Centre Music Salon. Sunday, April 2, 2006 at 2pm Doctors and Music II: "We've got Rhythm" You are cardio-1/y invited to join mezzo soprano Helene Couture, pianists Inna Perkis and Boris Zarankin, and percussionists Kwasi Dunyo, John Rudolph and Ed Reifel, in an unusual (and exciting!) season finale devoted to the relationship between music and the human heartbeat. A dance through life's various rhythms including those of Bart6k's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, as well as those of Bach, Mozart, Gershwin and Milhaud. Come and enjoy the intimacy of a 19th Century Salon with our "special blend" of music, poetry and pastry. Today's Trombone Ewa;z:en's Concerto for Tenor Trombone James Lebens, soloist Also on the program: Wagner's Rienzi Overture and Dvorak 's Symphony No. 8 Music Camerata performs music by Piazolla, Gellman, & Chausson M A RC H 1 - APRI L 7 2006 WWW. THEWHOLENOTE. COM 35

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