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Volume 12 - Issue 4 - December 2006

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  • Toronto
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  • January
  • December
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... CONCERTS: Toronto

... CONCERTS: Toronto and nearby- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Craig Cardiff Singer/songwriter & his guitar. 2261 Dundas St. West.416·531 ·6604. ; $12(adv).Friday January 12- 7:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Community School. RCM World Music &RCM Urban Music Showcase. Students andfaculty. Concert Hall, RCM, 90 Croatia St. 416·408·2824 x321. Free.- 8:00: Via Salzburg. Exotic Sounds. GlennGould Studio. See Jan 11 .Saturday January 13- 1 :OD: Harbourfront Centre NextSteps/Dance Dntario/DanceWorks Co-WorksSeries. Dance Weekend '01. Emerging compa·nies, with ballet, bharatanatyam, jazz, hip·hop,flamenco, African, modern, Latin, rhythm tap,Chinese folk; 1D·12 performances/day, to 7:00.Premiere Dance Theatre, Queen's Quay Termi·nal, 207 Queens Quay West. 416·973-4000. O(suggested donation). For complete run seemusic theatre listings.-3:00: Music@Ascension. When TwaarThree are Gathered: Jazz in January. BrianBarlow Trio. Church of the Ascension, 33Overland Dr. 416-444·8881. ; (sr/st).- 8:00: CBC DnStage.Canzani de/ Sud.Sicilian folkmusic with a jazz kick. AlessandraBelloni, vocals/tambourines/percussion; JoeDeninzon, electric/acoustic violin; The SicilianJazz Project, Michael Occhipinti, director. GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. ; .50(sr/st)- 8:00: I Furiosi. A Plague an Bath YourHouses. Guests: L'ensemble Masques; OlivierFortin, harpsichord. Grace Church on·the·Hill, 300Lonsdale Rd. 416·536·2943. ; O(sr/st).See ad previous page.- 8:00: New Music Concerts. Rien a vair II(Music far Loudspeakers}. Southam: Fluke Sound;Gobeil: Ombres, espaces, silences; Oliver: NylongSymphony (excerpt); Nomnandeau: Palimpseste;Ligeti: Artikulation; Glissandi. 7:15: Introduction.THEIsabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. West. 416·961-9594. ; (sr); (st).- 8:00: Small World Music/Church of theHoly Trinity. Trio Kavkasia in Concert. Georgianvocal music. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 T rini·ty Square. 416-598-4521, ex 223. ,(advance),,(door).- 8:00: The Rose Theatre.David ClaytonThomas in Concert. The "signature" tunes fromthe Blood Sweat & Tears days and new material,with eleven piece "big band". 1 Theatre Lane,Brampton. 905-874-2800. -.Sunday January 14- 1 :00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Community School. Guitar Ensembles.Classical guitar. Briton House, 720 MountPleasant Rd. 416-408-2824 x321. Free.- 2:00: Jazz at R. Y. David Restivo OuartetDavid Restivo, piano; Kelly Jefferson, sax; ArtieRoth, bass; Adam Arruda, drums. Royal ()rJ/;?LLh/Y~ Celebrating~ the Art of Songre {jrdtv /{.rrµu \CedfMJ' SdJertdSundayJanuaryl4, 2:30 pmWalter HallGillian Keith sopranoTyler Duncan baritoneStephen Ralls andBruce Ubukata pianoThis concert of music by the Schubert, the composershe loved best, is our annual musical tribute to ourmentor, friend and supreme musician, the late GretaKraus, on the lOOth anniversary of her birth.Tickets ; student rush $12 - 416 735-7982sponsored byBMO 0 Financial GroupRoad United Church, 851 Royal York Rd. 416·231·1207. ; (65+/st). Proceeds tosocial agencies supported by Royal York LocalOutreach.- 2:30: Adelaide Bell. Celebrate Mozart withAdelaide Bell, piano, & Friend£ Mozart: Fantasiaand Sonata inc, K.475 & K.457; Trio in E·flat, forclarinet, viola and piano, K.498 (Kegelstatt).Guests: Janis Cadieux, clarinet; TBA, viola. 4Dominion Rd. 416·251-8397. ; (sr/st);Reservations required.- 2:30: Aldeburgh Connection. Greta KrausCentenary Schubertiad. Gillian Keith, soprano;Tyler Duncan, baritone; Stephen Ralls, BruceUbukata, piano. Walter Hall, Edward JohnsonBldg., 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. ;$12(st rush).- 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre.Musically Speaking: Orpheus and the Ange/­Music for a Sun King's Paradise. Works by MarinMarais, Ste. Colombe. Joelle Morton, LauraJones, violas da gamba. Church of the HolyTrinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416·920-5025. Bydonation.- 3:DO:Vesnivka Choir/The TorontoUkrainian Male Chamber Choir. UkrainianChristmas. Christmas music from variousregions of Western Ukraine. Islington UnitedChurch, 25 BumhamthorpeRd. 416·246-9880.; (sr/st).-4:00: St. James' Cathedral. SundayAfternoon Twilight Recital. Elizabeth Gault,soprano, TBA accompanist.4:30: Choral Even·song. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x224. Free.-4:15:SaintJohn's Convent. Organ Recital.Choir of St. Peter's Erindale; Don Willis, organ.5:00: Choral Evensong; 5:30: Sunday Supper (reservations required). Saint John's Convent,Chapel of St. John the Divine, 233 CummerAvenue. 416-226·2201 x301. Offering.- 7:00: Kingsway·lambton United Church.Music Sa/an: Art songs. Amy Dodington, soprano;Vojislav Perucica, piano. 85 The Kingsway. 416-231-9120. Donations for artists.- 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music,Community School. Vax Continental & LyricSingers. Linda Eyman, director. Gymnasium,RCM, 90 Croatia St. 416-408·2824 x321. Free.Monday Januar 15- 8:00: Harbourfront Centre/Jazz.FM91.Peter Appleyard, Vibraphone in Concert. Live CDrecording. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 231Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. ;(members).Tuesday Januar 16- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Chamber MusicSeries: Music af Mozart and Shostakovich.Mozart: Divertimento in D, K.136; Shostakovich:Piano Quintet, Op.57. Canadian Sinfonietta,Joyce Lai, concertmaster. Four Seasons Centrefor the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. West.416-363-8231.Free.- 12: 10: University o!Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Voice Performance Class. First yearsingers perform. Walter Hall, Edward JohnsonBuilding, 80 Queen's Park. 416-9 78-3744. Free.- 1 :OD: St. James' Cathedral Music atMidday. Patricia Wright, organ. 65 Church St.416·364-7865 x224. Free.Wednesday January 17- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch Noonday Organ Recital. Andrew Ager,organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416·922-1167. Free.- 8:00: TSO. Mozart: The Violin. Mozart: ViolinConcerto /12 K.211; Violin Concerto /13, K.216;42 WWW.THEWHOlENOTE.COM D ECEMBER 1 2006 - F EBRUARY 7 2007

Symphony #39, K.543. Isabelle van Keulen, violin;Peter Oundjian, conductor. Intermission: chatwith artists. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416·593-4828. ·$120.Thursday January 18- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Vocal Series:Political Writing in Art Song. Kurtag: AttilaJ6zsef Fragments; Dallapiccola: Quattroliriche di Antonio Machado. Liz Upchurch,Kathryn T remills, Kinza Tyrrell, piano; CDCEnsemble Studio. Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. West. 416·363-8231. Free.- 12: 10: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Thursdays at Noon. Beethoven:Variations and Fugue, Op.35 ('Eroica' Varia·tions); Brahms: Variations and Fugue on aTheme of Handel, Op.24. John Kruspe, piano.Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. Free.- 12:15: Metropolitan United Church.Noon at Met Organ Recital: Andrei Streliaev.56 Queen St. East. 416·363-0331 x26. Free.- 2:00: Alchemy. An Hour of ChamberMusic. Haydn: Flute Quartet in D; Bach: 2ndSuite for solo cello; Dvorak: 4 RomanticPieces for violin; Durufle: Prelude, Recitatif &Variations, Dp.3 for flute, viola & piano;Jacob: Fancies for flute quartet. HennekeCats, flute; Gretchen Paxson, violin; BeverleeSwayze, viola; Tricia Balmer, cello; MarionWilk, piano. Northern District Library, 40Orchard View Blvd. 416·393-761 D. Free.- 3: 15: Conductors Guild Get music! - aCanadian Choral Music Celebration. Elmerlseler Singers, Lydia Adams, conductor.Toronto Hilton Hotel, 145 Richmond St. West.905-489-4620. .- 5:30: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Vocal Series:Tango. Vocal & instrumental tangos in Span·ish, Italian, French, English and Armenian;works by Albeniz, Piazzolla, Rodriguez, Weil,Bobadjanian. Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano;Serouj Kradjian, piano; Marie Berard, violin.Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. West. 416·363-8231. Free;limited seating.- 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. Faculty Recital Series: ChristinaPetrowska Ouilico, piano. Works by Jaeger(world premiere), Takahashi (Canadian premiere),Mott, Westcott, Bregent. Recital Hall,Accolade East, YU, 4 700 Keele St. 416-736·5888. ; (st).- 8:00: Harbourfront Centre/Art of TimeEnsemble. A Lid Un A Tfile: An Evening ofJewish Music.Traditional doinas and YiddishSongs; Golijov: Tenebrae; Zorn: Kol Nidre;Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes; Wall& Lerner: Yiddish songs; film will accompanyall instrumental music. David Wall, MonicaWhicher, singers; David Buchbinder, trumpet;Marilyn Lerner, Andrew Burashko, piano;Jarek Obsadny, filmmaker; & others. Har·bourfront Centre Theatre, 231 Queens QuayWest. 416·973-4000. ; (sr/st/artists).- 8:00: Hummingbird Centre for thePerforming Arts. Rain: The Beatles Experience.Joey Curatolo (Paul McCartney), JoeBithorn (George Harrison), Ralph Castelli(Ringo Starr), Steve Landes (John Lennon),Mark Lewis, keyboards/percussion. 1 Front St.East. 416-872-2262. -.- 8:00: Music Toronto. Tokyo StringOuartet. Schumann: String Quartet in a,D ECEM BER 1 2006 - FEBR UARY 7 2007Return to Ad IndexjUusit TORONTOOp.41/1; Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op.47; StringQuartet in A, Op.41/3. Guest: Markus Groh,piano. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. LawrenceCentre for the Arts, 27 Front St. East. 416-366-7723, 800-708-6754. ,; 18-35pay your age; (st), accompanying adult Y,price.- 8:00: Tafelmusik. Bach and the Muses:Music, Poetry and Art. Bach: Suite ind for solovioloncello; The Well· Tempered Clavier (selections);Partita in E for solo violin. Lorna Crozier,Anne Michaels, Jan Zwicky, poets; three visualartists from Workman Arts; Christina Mahler,cello; Charlotte Nediger, harpsichord; AisslinnNosky, violin.Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 BloorSt. West. 416-964-6337. -; -(65 +/st); (Face the Musik, B/C seatingonly).- 8:00: Theatre Erindale. Waiting for theParade. By John Murrell; contemporary classicabout Canadian women surviving WWII. LezlieWade, director; Christopher Dawes, musicaldirector. Erindale Studio Theatre, University ofToronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd.North, Mississauga. 905-569-4369. ;(st).-8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Mozart: The Violin. Roy Thomson Hall. See Jan17.- 8:30: Conductors Guild Humber JazzEnsemble. Denny Christianson, conductor.Toronto Hilton Hotel, 145 Richmond St. West.905-489-4620. $ 20.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Joanne Crabtree & PaulMills.Traditional & contemporary folk, dance-hallswings, a cappella & barrelhouse blues, gospelblues & dixieland. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416-531-6604. ; (adv).Friday January 19- 2:00: Roy Thomson Hall. The Art ofPossibility. Music by Beethoven, Mahler, Elgar,and Tchaikovsky. Benjamin Zander, conductor.60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. ·, O(sr/st).- 7:30: New Tang Dynasty TelevisionChinese New Year Spectacular. From thepoignancy of two·stringed erhu to the rhythms ofa Mongolian plains dance. Full orchestra. MainStage, Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5D40 YongeSt. 416·872-1111. -$12D; 0(VIP).- 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. World of Music: Faculty of MusicUndergraduate Association (FMUAJ BenefitConcert. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building,..-~J!~;.--I-Iotlin~:416-248-1168 tChinese)416-248-1114 (English~Tic!,.;;~ Master: If 16-872-1~11Ticket Price: , , , $120, 0 (VIP)15% off before Oct. 31Date: Jan 19th (Fri.) 7:30pmJan 20th (Sat.) 2pm & 7:30pmTORONTO CENTRE FOR THE ARTS5040 Yonge StreetThe celeb ra eel AMICI CHAMBER ENSEMBLEreturns to t11e G le nn Go uld Stucl10 fo' its 2007co nce n sw1esBRAHMS REPASTFRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 20078PM- G le n Gould S tud .o (2 50 Fwri / S ! •ee! iV1Yehonatan Berick. vi ol inNeil Deland hornDavid Hetherington . ce lloJoaquin Valdepenas clarinetPatricia Parr pia noBrahms Sonata 111 A rn a1or. op 100. clE!1 anr! /ltcl n oCo U Ith a rd Duu Soroa ! a ( 01 vwl•n ;incl c u liuBrahms /lorn Trio 1:1 /h o p -10 . iloll) ·.-1nr': n & pianorickets R eg ul

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