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Volume 12 - Issue 2 - October 2006

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  • Toronto
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ORCHESTRAFOLK SONGS AND

ORCHESTRAFOLK SONGS AND FAIRY TALESThe Royal Conservatory OrchestraAlain Trudel conductorKornel Wolak clarinetADAMS Short Ride in a Fast MachineADAMS Gnarly ButtonsSTRAVINSKY Firebird Suite (1919)BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side StoryWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 8 PMGlenn Gould Studio, CBC Building250 Front Street West adults, students & seniorsGroup rates available416.205.5555GREAT ARTISTSMonica Whicher sopranoSteven Philcox pianoMusic of Respighi, Debussy, R. Strauss and moreFRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 8 PMRCM Concert Hall90 Croatia Street (Bloor & Dufferin) adults, students & seniorsGroup rates available416.408.2824, ext. 321Plus ...FREE noon hour concertWednesday October 25Complete details at:www.rcmusic.ca\concerts......CanadianHerilaqePatrirnoinecanadienBack to Ad Indexe ~i~~n c ial6 .GroupWWW. THEWHOLENOTE .COM••• CONCERTS: Toronto and nearby- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch.Noonday Organ Recital BarbaraHallam-Price, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416·922· 1167. Free.- 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. Rich·ard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Series: Vocal.Spanning Five Centuries. Canadian Children'sOpera Chorus, Ann Cooper Gay, conductor.Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. West. 416·363-8231. Free.- 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Small Jazz Ensembles. Walter Hall,Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park.416·978·3744. Free.- 8:00: Royal Conservatory of MusicFolk Songs and Fairy Tales. Adams: GnarlyButtons for clarinet & chamber ensemble;Short Ride in a Fast Machine; Stravinsky: Fire·bird Suite(l 919); Bernstein Symphonic Dane·es from West Side Story. Kornel Wolak, clari·net; Royal Conservatory Orchestra, Alain Tru·del, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 FrontSt. West. 416-205-5555. ; $ l O(sr/st).-8:30: Hugh's Room. GeoffMuldaur. Folk,blues & folk·rock. 2261 Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. ; .50(adv).- 9:0Dpm: Association of ImprovisingMusicians Toronto. Tone Collector, Hat andBeard. Arraymusic Studio, Suite 218 (enter atrear door), 60 Atlantic Ave. 416-539-8752..Thursday October 5- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Series: PianoVirtuoso. Music of Chopin, Liszt, Balakirev.Jean -Philippe Sylvestre, piano. Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 DueenSt. West. 416-363-8231. Free.- 12:00 noon: CBC Radio.Music AroundUs New Generation Series: Shoko Inoue, piano.Schumann: Arabeske Op.18, DavidsbundlertiinzeOp.6, Theme and Variations (GhostVariations). Keith Horner, host. Glenn GouldStudio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205·5555.Free.- 12: 10: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Thursdays at Noon. Bruch: Concer·to for Viola and Clarinet; Swedish folksongarrangements for viola and clarinet. KatharineRapoport, viola; Peter Stoll, clarinet. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen'sPark. 416·978·3744. Free.- 12: 15: Metropolitan United Church.Noon at Met Organ Recital: Soobok Kim,Shim. 56 Queen St. East. 416-363-0331 x26.Free.-12:15: Music On The Hill. The Choir·Girlz. Dixie Chicks meets Andrews Sisters,with jazz-infused country, bluegrass, roots &Django, from veterans of the Toronto Men·delssohn Choir. Debbie Fleming, Dorothy Mc­Donall & Mary Ellen Moore. St. John's YorkMills Anglican Church, 19 Don Ridge Dr. 416-225-6611. Free.- 12:30: Christ Church Deer Park Angli·can Church. Noonday Chamber Music. LynnKuo, violin; Marianna Humetskaya, piano.1570 Yonge Street. 416·920·5211. Collection.-4:00:CONTACT contemporary music.Music For Passengers. Music of Aphex Twin,Bowie, Eno, Glass, Lang, Part, Riley, Southam,Tavener; part of The Downsview Project: ElectronicaUnplugged. Downs view Subway Station(Yonge/University Subway Line). 416-902-7010. Free.- 8:00: Miles Nadal Jewish CommunityCentre. Balagan. Traditional Jewish tunes(with a twist) to modern Israeli pop, HebrewBossa Novas, classic French cabaret, Mediterranean,Afro-Cuban and Moroccan rhythms. AlGreen Theatre, MNjcc, 750 Spadina Ave.416-924-6211 $12.50.- 8:00: MDonhORsE dance theatre. EverThus. A dance journey into Shakespeare, runningin rep with Soulpepper's production ofKing Lear, William Webster as Lear in bothproductions; world premiere. Laurel MacDonald,original score; Miko Sobreira, JenniferDick, Heidi Strauss, dancers; William Web·ster, actor; Claudia Moore, dancer/choreogra·pher/artistic director. Young Centre for thePerforming Arts, Distillery Historic District,Building 49, 55 Mill St. 416-866-8666. ;(sr/st/g rp/CADA). For complete run seemusic theatre listings.- 8:00:princess productions/Dance·Works Co Works. etementale: made in Canada/faitau Canada. Ludivine (Toronto premiere):Anik Bouvrette, choreographer; JacquelineEthier, dancer; Josh Latour, composer; Stone(world premiere): Megan Andrews, choreographer/dancer;Watermark: Visible When HeldAgainst Light: Michelle Silagy, choreographer;Megan Andrews, dancer; R. Murray Schafer,THE DOWNSVIEW PROJECTELECTRON/CA UNPLUGGEDThe music of Aphex Twin, David Bowie, Brian Eno,Philip Glass, Arvo Part, Terry Riley.Ann Southamand John TavenerMUSIC FOR PASSENGERSThursday, October 5, 2006 at 4:00 PMDownsview Subway Station (Free)AURAL LANDSCAPESFriday, October 6, 2006 at 8:00 PMO'Connor Gallery145 Berkeley Street, Suite 100 (Queen and Berkeley) Adults I Seniors & StudentsInformation: 416-902-7010Programs a nd verhleS sub1ect to change with out noticetorontcartsbou nc1 I"""""" '..~XTRA!

composer (Solo 1 ); A. J. Kernis, composer(Solo 2). Winchester Street Theatre, 80 Win·chester St. 416·366· 7723. (adv);(door, cash only); (sr/st/CADA). Forcomplete run see music theatre listings.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Beethoven Symphony #3 (EroicaJ. Also Corio­Ian Overture; Mahler: Kindertotenlieder. RussellBraun, baritone; Peter Oundjian, conductor.Intermission: chat with artists. Roy ThomsonHall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-5934828. ·$120.- 8:00: Via Salzburg. Trailblazers. Stravin·sky: Concerto in D; Schubert: String Quartet ina, D.804; Beethoven: Grosse Fuge, Op.133 arrfor string orchestra. Mayumi Seiler, artisticdirector. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St.West. 416-205-5555. , (sr), (st).- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Andrea Koziol CDRelease, with Kevin Breit. In the left field traditionof Jane Siberry, Loreen a McKennitt, &Sarah Mclachlan. 2261 Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. ; (adv).Friday October 06- 8:00: CONTACT contemporary music.Aural landscapes. Music of Aphex Twin,Bowie, Eno, Glass, Lang, Part, Riley, Southam,Tavener; part of The Downsview Project: ElectronicaUnplugged. O'Connor Gallery, Suite100, 145 Berkeley Street. 416-902-7010.; O(sr/st); includes wine & cheese.- 8:00: Lula Lounge.Jenna Andrews. JazzI Soul. 1585 Dundas St. West. 416-588-0307. .- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Wicked.Based on Gregory Maguire's novel Wicked,The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz, music& lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, book by WinnieHolzman, musical staging by Wayne Cilento,directed by Joe Mantella, for age 8 + . Shosha·na Bean, Megan Hilty, Alma Cuervo, P. J. Benjamin,performers. The Canon Theatre, 244Victoria St. 416-872- 1212, 800-461 -3333.-0. For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall/P.E.O. ToursInc. Nana Mouskouri Farewell Tour: Encorefor UNICEF. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-872-4255. .50-.50.- 8:00: Via Salzburg. Trailblazers. GlennGould Studio. See Oct. 5.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. The Undesirables, andData. Refreshing songwriting duo (new vibewith roots clout), and female vocalists. 2261Dundas St. West. 416-531-6604. ;(adv).- 9:00pm: Association of ImprovisingMusicians Toronto/Arraymusic. leftoverDaylight Series. Jazz & improvised music;John Farah, solo piano compositions & improvisations.Arraymusic Studio, Suite 218 (enterat rear door), 60 Atlantic Ave. 416-539-8752. - O(sliding scale).- 9:30pm: Lula Lounge. Cuban Fridays withCaobe Soni Cuban Sextet; includes danceclass with Sarita, DJ Billy Bryans. 1585 DundasSt. West. 416-588·0307. .Saturday October 07- 9:00am: Music@ Ascension. The GreatAscension Hymn Marathon. Over 600 hymnsin commemoration of Charles Wesley's birth;to 9:00pm, come and go at your convenience.Aaron Tan, organ. Church of the Ascension, 33Overland Dr. 416-444-8881. Free, donationsencouraged.- 11 :OOam & 2:00: Solar Stage. Puss 'n'Boots. Adapted by William Martyn, for ages 3to 8. Solar Stage Children's Theatre, ConcourseLevel, 4950 Yonge St. 416-368-8031.. For complete run see music theatre listings.- 7:30: Hummingbird Centre for thePerforming Arts. Eye of the Storm. Japa·nese Taiko, Chinese traditional, and Taiwaneseaboriginal drums & dance. Hummingbird Centre,1 Front St. East. 416-872-2262. Call forticket prices. For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 7:30: Raag-Mala Music Society. laksh·mi Shankar, vocal,· Ashok Dutta, tabla; NileshNadkarni, harmonium. Medical Sciences Audi·torium, U of T, 1 King's College Circle. 41 6-281 ·3725. -; member discount.- 8:00: Massey Hall. Sergio Mendes Brasil2006. Samba, bossa nova & hip-hop. MasseyHall, 15 Shuter St. 416·872-4255. .50-.50.- 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Beethoven'sWorld. Chan Ka-Nin: The Land Beautiful;Beethoven: Piano Concerto #2 in B-flat, Op.19(chamber version by Nurhan Arman); GrosseFugue, Op.133 (orchestral version by FelixWeingartner); Shostakovich: Quartet #1 in C,Op.49 (orchestral version by Nurhan Arman).Richard Raymond, piano; Nurhan Arman, conductor.Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 LonsdaleRd. 416-499-0403. , (sr), $12(16-29/st).- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Beethoven Symphony #1. Also: Piano Concerto#3; Mahler: Symphony #5 (Adagietto). LiefOve Andsnes, piano; Peter Oundjian, conductor.Post-concert:Andsnes will sign his newCD Horizons. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 SimcoeSt. 416-593-4828. -$120.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. The Good Brothers.Music encompassing country, bluegrass, folk,and a taste of rock & roll. 2261 Dundas St.West. 416-531 -6604. ; (adv).- 9:00pm: Lula Lounge. Salsa Saturdaywith Ricky Franco. Latin R&B; includes danceclass with Ana Machado. P·Crew Orchestra.1585 Dundas St. West. 416-588·0307. .Music on the HillFree Lunchtime Concerts - Thursdays, 12: 15 pmOct 5Oct 12The Choirgirlz"Music for Muses" - Kristine Dandavino, soprano;Marianne Turner, piano; Joanne Averill-Rocha, fluteSt. John's York Mills Church, 19 Don Ridge DriveNear York Mills subway. Close to Yonge and the 401.416-225-6611 Free parking. Beautiful venue. Great music.Supported by the Toronto Arts CouncilSunday October 08- 3:00:Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Beethoven Symphony #1. Also: Piano Cancer·to #3; Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony #5.Lief Ove Andsnes, piano; Peter Oundjian, conductor.George Weston Recital Hall, 5040Yonge St. 416-872- 1111. .75,.75.-4:00:Association of Improvising MusiciansToronto/Now Lounge. KenA!dcroftConvergence Ensemble CO Release. NowLounge, 189 ChurchSt.416-769-2841. .- 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Sunday Af.ternoon Twilight Recital. Brian Taylor, guitar.4:30: Choral Evensong. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x224. Free.- 7:30: Hype Events. Hormonal Imbalance!Music, laughs & social commentary, estrogenfueledshow celebrating the best of Babes,Boys, & Botox. Rose Theatre, 1 Theatre Lane,Brampton. 905-874-2800. .- 8:00: East Village Opera Company.After a Night at the Opera. Opera arias in analternative style, maintaining the integrity andemotional core of the originals. 11-membercompany including founders Peter Kiesewalter,arranger/keyboards, and Tyley Ross, sing·er. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, HarbourfrontCentre, 231 Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. .Tuesday October 10- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Series: Jazz.Jazz standards & original compositions. ChrisDonnelly, piano. Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. West. 416·363-8231.Free.-12:1 O:University ofToronto Facultyof Music. Voice Performance Class. StudentPerformances. Walter Hall, Edward JohnsonBuilding, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744.Free.- 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday Series. Lidov: TheHill Wife (Robert Frost). David Lidov, piano;Patricia Wait, clarinet; Jane Leibel, soprano.Recital Hall, Accolade East, YU, 4700 KeeleSt. 416-736-5186. Free.- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonday Organ Recital. Andrei Streliaev,organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167.Free.- 1 :OO:St. James' Cathedral.Music atMidday. Marty Smyth, organ. 65 Church St.416-364-7865 x224. Free.- 8:00: Gallery345. Compositions of Davidlidov. I. The Hill Wife (Robert Frost); II. In memoriam,James Tenney (1934-2006); FibonacciTunes for Jim; Milk and Honey (#2 fromThree Rags for Pianoforte by J Tenney); Ill.Voice Mail, suite for piano solo. Jane Leibel,soprano; Patricia Wait, clarinet; David Lidov,piano. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781.; $ lO(st).- 8:00: Music Toronto. Gryphon Trio. ShostakovichTrio #1, Op.8; Murphy: a new trio,still untitled (world premiere); Schumann: Trioind, Op.63. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. LawrenceCentre for the Arts, 27 Front St. East.416-366-7723, 800·708-6754. ,;18-35 pay your age; (st), accompanyingadult y, price.- 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society/Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma. WurlitzerPops at Casa Loma. Richard Hills, theatreorgan. Casa Loma, 1 Aus tin Terrace. 416-499-6262. .- 8:30: Hugh's Room Paddy Keenan. T raditional& original tunes on Irish uilleann pipes.2261 Dundas St. West. 416-531-6604. ;(adv).Wednesday October 11- 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Small Jazz Ensembles. Walter Hall,Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park.416-978-3744. Free.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Raylene Rankin. Newmaterial, Rankin Family favourites & traditionalCeltic songs sung in Gaelic. 2261 DundasSt. West. 416-53 1-6604. .50; (adv).Thursday October 12- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Series:Chamber Music. 20th-century masterworks.Lynn Kuo, violin; Marianna Humetska, piano.Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. West. 416-363-8231. Free.Tuesday, October 10, at 8:00at Gallery 345(with 19th century albumen photographsof Florence by Alinari and Brogi)Compositions of DAVID LIDOVJane Leibel, sopranoPatricia Wait, clarinet, D. Lidov, pianoIncluding The Hill Wife (Robert Frost)See Listings for details.O CTOBER 1 - N OVEMBER 7 2006 WWW. THEWHOLENOTE. COM 33Back to Ad Index

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