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Volume 12 - Issue 2 - October 2006

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  • Toronto
  • October
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•.• CONCERTS: Toronto and nearbyto Nov 9. Robb Simms, director. Recital Hall,Accolade East, YU, 4 700 Keele St. 416· 736·5888. Free(mat); (eve); $ lO(eve sr/st).- 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral Music atMidday. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in b,BWV.544; Pishny·Floyd: Pibroch; Gibbons:Ground; Hailstork: Balm in Gilead; Every TimeI Feel the Spirit; Veni Emmanuel; Gigout: Toe·cata. Stillman Matheson, organ. 65 Church St.416·364· 7865 x224. Free.-8:00: ERGO Projects .An Evening withGillian Kara we Whitehead. Music by White·Ergo Projects •••head. ERGO ensemble. 7:00: The ERGOLounge. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St.West. 416410· 1948. ; (sr/st).- 8:00: The Rose Theatre/Troika Entertainment.Cats. Composed by Andrew LloydWebber, based on a series of children's poemsabout cats; Broadway's longest running show.1 Theatre Lane, Brampton. 905-874-2800.$ 79-. For complete run see music theatrelistings.AN EVENINGwithGILLIAN KARA WE WHITEHEADa selection of chamber works by Maori composerGillian Karawe Whitehead (New Zealand)featuring the ERGO Ensembleunder the direction of conductor Alex PaukNOVEMBER 7th, 20067pm: The ERGO Lounge (pre-concert)8pm: ERGO concertGlenn Gould Studio, CBC Broadcasting Centre250 Front Street West, Toronto general admission; seniors/studentsadvance tickets: (416) 410-1948or ergo@primus.caCONCERT LISTINGSFurther afieldIn this issue: Alliston, Ancaster, Aurora, Barrie, Belleville,Brantford, Brooklin, Cambridge, Cobourg, Collingwood,Creemore, Drayton, Elora, Gravenhurst, Guelph, Hamilton,Kingston, Kitchener, London, Newmarket, NiagaraFalls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Orangeville, Orillia, Oshawa,Peterborough, St. Catharines, St. Jacobs, Stratford, Waterloo.CONCERT LISTINGS: Toronto & nearby PAGE 31Music Theatre/Opera/Dance PAGE 54Jazz PAGE56Announcements/Lectures/Seminars/Etcetera PAGE 57Plans change! Always call aheadto confirm details with presenters.Sunday October 01- 1 :00: Shaw Festival The Golden Apple.20th century retelling of Homer's Odyssey &Iliad. Music by Jerome Morass, book & lyricsby John Latouche; Paul Sportelli, director.Rehearsal Studio, Festival Theatre, 10Queen's Parade, Niagara-on-the-Lake. 800·511-7429. . For complete run see musictheatre listings.- 2:00:Schoolhouse Theatre St. Jacobs.Nunsense. Book, music & lyrics by Dan Goggin.Starring Karen K. Edissi; Marc Richard,director/choreographer. Schoolhouse Theatre,11 Albert St.,St. Jacobs. 519-638-5555,888-449-4463. ; (18 & under);(group 20 or more). For complete run seemusic theatre listings.- 2:00: Stratford Festival. Oliver! Music& lyrics by Lionel Bart. Festival Theatre, 55Oueen St., Stratford. 800-567-1600. Callfor ticket prices. For complete run see musictheatre listings.- 2:30: Barrie's Colours of Music. BorealisString Ouartet with James Campbell, clarinetin Concert. Music of Mozart, Tiefenbachand Gilliland: Jazz Suite. Central UnitedChurch, 54 Ross St. (at Toronto St.), Barrie.705- 725-1070. .- 2:30: Kingston Symphony. The Russiansare Coming. Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol;Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto #1 (1stmovement); Shostakovich: Symphony #5. JenniferLam, piano; Glen Fast, music director.Kingston Gospel Temple, 2295 Princess St.,Kingston. 613-530-2050. -; -(sr); -(st); (ch).- 2:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Musically Speaking Series: Passing the Flame.Handel: Overture to Royal Fireworks;Back to Ad Index

Beethoven: Symphony #2 (finale); Stravinsky:Firebird (excerpts); Weber: Bassoon Concerto;Copland: El Salon Mexico; & more. ChristianSharpe, bassoon; Tom Allen, host; Daniel War·ren, conductor. Centre In The Square, 101Queen St. North, Kitchener. 519-578-1570,800 265-8977. -; (12 & under,rush all students); (eyeGO).- 3:00: Nata Bene Period Orchestra.OktoberBaroqueFest. Music of 17th & 18thcentury Germany. Linda Melsted, violin; BorysMedicky, harpsichord; No ta Bene string band.Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan St.,Guelph. 519-884-8753. ; (sr);(st).- 3:00: University of Western Ontario.Shostakovich Chamber Music. Shostakovich:Viola Sonata; Seven Romances on poems byAlexander Blok; Piano Quintet; part of thefaculty's Shostakovich Festival. Luba Edlina,piano; Annette-Barbara Vogel & Mel Martin,violins; Virginia Barron, viola; Thomas Wiebe,cello; Anita Kraus, mezzo-soprano. von KusterHall, Music Building, UWO, London. 519-679-8778. ; (sr/st).- 7:30: Brantford Music Club. TripleForte. Jasper Wood, violin; Yegor Dyachkov,cello; David Jalbert, piano. Sanderson Centrefor the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.,Brantford. 519-758-8090. , (st).- 8:00: Barrie's Colours of Music/TheKenneth G. Mills Foundation. Akafist. 16-voice a cappella male choir from Moscow.Burton Avenue United Church, 37 Burton Ave.,Barrie. 705-725-1070. .- 8:00: Theatre Orangeville. Could YouWait? A War-time romance told in song;script by W. J. Matheson, original lyrics by W.J. Matheson, Louise Pitre & Diane Leah, musicarranged/directed by Diane Leah, choreographyby Glen Kerr & Janet Kelly, directed byDavid Nairn; with Louise Pitre & W. J. Matheson;world premiere. 87 Broadway, Orangeville.800-424-1295. ; (Wed mat,Wed eve sr); Blst). For complete run seemusic theatre listings.Tuesday October 03- 2:00: Drayton Festival Theatre. Twistand Shout: The British Invasion. Musical reviewfeaturing classic songs by The Beatles,Gerry & the Pacemakers, The Hollies, TheKinks, The Rolling Stones & many others.Drayton Festival Theatre, 33 Wellington St.South, Drayton 519-638-5555, 888-449-4463. ; ( 18 & under); (group 20or more). For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 2:00: Shaw Festival. High Society. Music& lyrics by Cole Porter; book by ArthurKopit. Camilla Scott, Dan R. Chameroy, PattyJamieson, Jay Turvey, performers; Kelly Robinson,director; Paul Sportelli, musical director.Festival Theatre, 10 Queen's Parade, Niagara-on·the-Lake. 800-511-7429. Call forticket prices. For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 7:30: Brantford Music Club.StuartMclean and The Vinyl Cafe. Based on the CBCradio show, showcasing Canadian musicians,featuring Murray McLauchlan. Sanderson Centrefor the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St.,Brantford. 519· 758-8090. .50,.50(under 18).- 7:30: River Run Centre . Songbird CaflLocal acoustic singer/songwriters. Co-operatorsHall, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich St.,Guelph. 519-763-3000, 800-520-2408. .- 8:00: Stratford Festival. South Pacific.Back to Ad IndexMusic by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by OscarHammerstein II. Avon Theatre, 99 DownieSt., Stratford. 800-567 -1600. Call for ticketprices. For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 8:00: University of Guelph. Three Citiesin the life of Dr. Norman Bethune. Multi-mediaopera, drawn from Bethune's letters fromMontreal, Madrid & Chin-Ch' a-Chi, archivalfootage and poetry by Dorothy Livesay, RaphaelAlberti & Lu Xun from the 1930's; also,Tim Brady will play solo guitar works fromtwo new CDs. Michael Donovan, baritone;Martin Messier, video artist; Tim Brady, composer/guitarist.Recital Hall, School of FineArts and Music, University of Guelph, 50Stone Rd. East, Guelph. 519-824-4120.Free.Wednesday October 04- 12: 15: Centenary United Church. Mid·Day Concerts at Centenary . Margaret Bardos,mezzo-soprano. 24 Main St. West, Hamilton.905-522-6843 x26. Free.- 12:30: Noon Hour Concert Series,Conrad Grebel University College. ContemporaryArt Music for Tenor Saxophone &Piano. Willem Moolenbeek, tenor saxophone;Sandra Mogensen, piano. Conrad Grebel UniversityCollege Chapel, University of Waterloo,140 Westmount Rd. North, Waterloo. 519-885-0220 x24226. Free.- 2:00 & 8:00: Famous PEOPLE Players.Shake, Rattle & Roll. Canada's celebratedblack light theatre company with the memorablemusic of the 50's and 60's: Blue SuedeShoes, The Twist, Rock Around the Clock,Midnight Hour, & more. Centre In The Square,101 Dueen St. North, Kitchener. 519-578-1570, 800-265-8977. .- 7:30: Brock University.Stuart Mcleanlive from The Vinyl Cafe. Based on the CBCradio show, showcasing Canadian musicians,featuring Murray McLauchlan. Sean O'SullivanTheatre, Centre for the Arts, Brock University,500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550, 866-617-3257. .- 8:00: Orchestra London. Rachmaninoff'sThird. Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #3 ind;Shostakovich: Symphony #1, Op.10 inf. KernelGekic, piano; Timothy Vernon, conductor.Forest City Community Church, 3725 BostwickRd., London. 519-679-8778. -;-(sr).Thursday October 05- 11 :OOam: The Great Romantics Festi·val. Two.Piano Recital Mozart: Sonata in D,K.381 ; Schumann: Andante and Variations inB-flat, Op.46. Elizabeth Pridonoff & EugenePridonoff, pianos. 1 O:OOam: Lecture, see Announcementssection. Convocation Hall (UH-213), University Hall, McMaster University,1280 Main St. West, Hamilton 905-525·9140 x23674. .- 2:00: The Great Romantics Festival.lieder Recital. Brahms: 8 Zigeuner Lieder,Op.103; Works by Mahler & R. Strauss. LitaClassen, sopran o; Allan Behan, piano. Christ'sChurch Cathedral, 252 James St. North, Hamilton.905-525-9140 x23674. .- 2:45: The Great Romantics Festival.Organ Recital. Mendelssohn: Sonata #5 in D;Brahms: Two Chorale Preludes on 'Herzlichtut mich verlangen', Op.122; Julius Reubke:Sonata on Psalm 94, Grave, Larghetto "O LordGod, to whom vengeance belongeth, shewthyself", Adagio "Unless the Lord had helpedme, my soul had dwelt in silence", AllegroKITCHENER • :wATERLo6'·,:sYMPHONY' .} ' t • 1. ~ '' ...Keynotes & Canapes: Music to Satisfy Your HungerOct. 7, 2006 - 7:30 pm - Waterloo Entertainment CentreBob Villeneuve, host Daniel Lichti, baritoneLesley Andrews, soprano Keith Diplock, tenorKWS Pops: Pops Makes You SwingOct. 13 & 14, 2006 - 8:00 pm - Centre In The Square, KitchenerOct. 12, 2006 - 8:00 pm - River Run Centre, GuelphDaniel Warren, conductor Bob DeAngelis, clarinetStorytellers: The Emperor's New ClothesOct. 22, 2006 - 2:30 pm - Centre In The Square, KitchenerDaniel Warren, conductor Ballet JOrgenBack to Baroque: Chips Off The Old BlockOct. 25, 2006 - 8:00 pm - First United Church, WaterlooOct. 28, 2006 - 8:00 pm - Central Presbyterian Church, CambridgeStephen Sitarski, conductor Jef ten Kortenaar, hostl ~I \I iiKlTCHENER\ \ ~.TEf{L(/JSYl \PllO:NWWW. 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