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Volume 12 - Issue 6 - March 2007

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... CONCERTS: Toronto

... CONCERTS: Toronto and GTASymphony #7. Minsoo Sohn, piano; John Barnum,conductor. Hammerson Hall, Living Arts Centre,4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306·6000, 888-805-8888. ,.- 8:00: Mooredale Concerts. BeethovenArchduke Trio. Beethoven: Trio (Archduke); Dan·iel: Wild Honey; Water Images: works for solopiano by Schubert/Liszt, Debussy, Griffes,Ireland, Gulgowski, Liszt. Minghuan Xu, violin;Winston Choi, piano; Kristine Bogyo, cello.Willowdale United Church, 347 Kenneth Ave.416-922-3714 xl 03. ; (sr/st).- 8:00: Runnymede United Church. TheBroadway Collective in Concert. The best ofBroadway from yesterday and today. A groupof music theatre professionals, & the Run·nymede Choir. 432 Runnymede Rd. 416· 767-6729. . Proceeds to Runnymede YouthOutreach trip to Kenya.- 8:00: The Rose Theatre. Barrage Live InConcert. Theatrical production centered on theageless & powerful violin, incorporating avariety of traditions & styles, with a cast ofseven violinists, two percussionists, a guitar& bass player. 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton.905-874-2800. -.- 8:00: Toronto Consort Chris NormanEnsemble: Piper in the Pantry. Trinity-St.Paul's Centre. See Mar 23.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Tovey Conducts Beethoven. Chatman: OverThorns to Stars; Beethoven: Piano Concerto#4; Saint-Saens: Symphony #3 (Organ). JaneCoop, piano; Patricia Krueger, organ; BramwellTovey, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Sim·coe St. 416-593-4828. -7.- 8:00: Voices. Eternal Light. Lauridsen: LuxAeterna & other works. Ron Ka Ming Cheung,director. St. Thomas' Church, 383 Huron St.416-519-0528. ; (sr/st).- 8:00: The Music Gallery. Nexus Percus·sion. Classic Avant series; guest presentationof new music. Saint George the MartyrChurch, 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $TBA.Sunday March 25- 1 :DO: Mooredale Concerts. Music & Truf·fies Children's Concert. Beethoven's best friendthe Archduke, and the musical present he got!Beethoven: Archduke Trio. Erika Raum, violin;Kristine Bogyo, cello; Winston Choi, piano. WalterHall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 xl 03..- 1 :OD & 3:00: Living Arts Centre. Cadence.Four men, four microphones, no instruments ere·ate a full range of instrumental sounds using onlytheir voices; Top-40 music from the 60s to thepresent. RBC Theatre, Living Arts Centre, 4141Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000,888-805-8888. ; (12 & under); (eye­GO).WINDERMERESTRING QUARTETon period instrumentsRona Goldensher, violinGenevieve Gilardeau, violinAnthony Rapoport, violaLaura]ones, cellowith Lucas Harris, guitarSunday, March 25, 3:00- 2:00: Harbourfront Centre/Toronto All·Star Big Band. They're Playing our Song. Vin·tage dance tunes (Let's Dance, String of Pearls,Begin the Beguine, Woodchopper's Ball, MoonlightSerenade) by Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, theDorsey brothers & others. Lakeside Terrace, YorkQuay Centre, 235 Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. PWYC( suggested min).- 2:00: lntrada Brass. Classics for Brass.Favourites from the orchestral and band reper·toire. Alastair Kay, trombone; Bram Gregson,musical director. Oakville Centre for the Perform·ing Arts, 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905-815-2021 ,888-489· 7784. .50; .50(sr/st).- 2:30: Alchemy. An Hour of Chamber Music.Loeillet: Sonata in G for violin, cello and piano,Op.2/2; Beethoven: Romance #2 in F for violin andpiano; Kodaly: lnteITTlezzo for string trio; FannyMendelssohn: String Quartet. Victoria Yeh, InesPagliari, violin; Beverlee Swayze, viola; TriciaBalmer, cello; Meri Gee, piano. Valleyview Resi·dence, 541 Finch Ave. West. 416-398-0555.Free.- 3:00: Hart House Chorus, University ofToronto. French Choral Works. Poulenc: Gloria;shorter pieces by Durufle, Faure, & Debussy.Brad Ratzlaff, director. Great Hall, Hart House,UofT, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free.iniit404 :lit4SSOF OAKVILLEBRAM GREGSON +MUSIC p ~HM.1A FESTIVAL OF MASTERWORKSDmitri Shostakovich, Gabriel FaureMalcolm Arnold, Manuel de FallaErik Leidzen, Alexander Goedicke~ ' ,' ...,.- ..-1 With~. \ . Alastair Kay__ I OfTruc North BrassSunday March 252.30 p.m.Adults .50Seniors/Students .50Downtown OakvilleNavy Street at lakeshore RoadExit QEW at Trafalgar RoadFollow the signsBox office:(905) 815-202 II (888) 489-7784or www.oakvillecentre.caWith the support ofThe Oakville Arts CouncilOntario Trillium Foundation- 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. BeethovenArchduke Trio. See Mar 24. Walter Hall, 80Queen's Park.- 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. Lights Back OnConcert. Brahms: Academic Festival Overture;Variations on a Theme of Haydn; Klami: Overtureto The Cobblers on the Heath; Sibelius: Symphony#1. Errol Gay, conductor. 2: 15: Pre-concerttalk by Catherine Manoukian, Artist-in-Resi·dence. George Weston Recital Hall, TorontoCentre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 416-872-1111. , (sr/st), (18 & under). *RE·PLACES OCT 22/06 CONCERT*- 3:00: Orpheus Choir ofToronto. Awak·en. Faure: Requiem; Bevan: Nou Goth SonneUnder Wode (Toronto premiere). Guests: Tai·isker Players Choral Orchestra; Edward Moro·ney, accompanist; Robert Cooper, artistic di·rector. Metropolitan United Church, 56 QueenSt. East. 416-530-4428. ; (sr); Dist).- 3:00: Windermere String Quartet. deFossa, de Arriaga, Ordonez, Boccherini. de Fossa:Trio Concertante, for guitar, violin & cello, Op.18/1; de Arriaga: Quartet #1 ind; Ordonez: Quartetinc, Op.1/3; Boccherini: Quintet #4, for guitar &strings in D (Fandango). Guest: Lucas Harris,guitar. St. Dlave's Anglican Church, 360 Winder·mere Ave. 416· 769-7054. ; $ lO(sr/st).-3:30: Music Teachers National Associa·tion. Competition Winners Concert: Senior Per·formance, Senior Composition. Dominion Ball·Expect Something DifferentRobert Cooper C.M. Artistic DirectorEdward Moroney, AccompanistAwakenLenten ExpressionsGabriel Faure: RequiemChristine Lee, sopranoVasil Garvanliev, baritoneAllan Bevan: Nau Goth Sonne Under Wade(Toronto Premiere)Robert Benson, narratorChristine Lee, sopranoTalisker PlayersEdward Moroney, organRobert Cooper, conductorSunday March 25, 2007, 3.00 p.m.Metropolitan United Church56 Queen St ETickets: I Senior I D Studentat the door or in advance.Concert Sponsored by:room, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 QueenSt. West. 513-421 -1420. Free.- 4:00: Association of Improvising Musi·cians Toronto/Now Lounge. Jazz & lmpro·vised Music. Showcasing local talent. NowLounge, 189 Church St. 416-769-2841. .- 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. Sunday Af.ternoon Twilight Recital. Shawn Grenke, or·gan. 4:30: Choral Evensong. 65 Church St.416-364· 7865 x224. Free.- 5:00: Masaryk Memorial Institute.Nocturnes at Masaryktown: Ivan lenaty, vio·/in; Katarina Zena ta, piano. Works by Dvorak,Ravel, Debussy, Mozart. Prague RestaurantMasaryktown, 450 Scarborough Golf Club Rd.416-439-4354. ; (st).- 7:00: Saint Hilary's Anglican Church.Choral Evensong & Recital. Fleming: The Conies·sion Stone. Elizabeth Berton-Hunter, mezzo-so·prano; Svetlana Kotliarenko, piano. 2055 HurontarioSt., Mississauga. 905-279-2304. Offering.- 7:30: Aradia Ensemble. Handel's Apollo eOafne. Handel: Apollo e Daine, cantata for bari·tone & orchestra; Concerti Grossi, Op.6/3,5,8.Neil Aronoff, baritone; Deanna Hendricks, so·prano; Kevin Mallon, director. Gladstone Hotel,1214 Queen St. West. 416-461-3471. .- 7:30: Downtown Community ChoralSummit. Downtown Choral Celebration. End ofsummit concert. MNjcc Community Choir &Women's Chorus, Echo Women's Choir, Universi·lANNICKASSOCIATESto rontda rt sbou n ci IA n arm's l ength body o f ! he Ci t y ol Toro ntoThe Orpheus Choir of Toronto416.530.4428orpheuschoir@sympatico.cawww.orpheuschoirtoronto.comONTARIO ARTS COUNCILCONSEIL DES ARTS OE L'ONTARIOWWW. THEWHOLENOTE. 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ty Settlement House Choir, Univox, Toronto SongLovers (St. Christopher House). Central TechnicalSchool Auditorium, 725 Bathurst St. 416-924-6211 x277. .- 7:30: York Symphony Orchestra. OrchestralOe!ights. Faure: Pelleas and MelisandeSuite; Arnold: English Dances; Bach: BrandenburgConcerto #6; De Falla: Three Cornered Hat Suite#2; Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations. Guests:Andrew Ascenzo, cello; Ron Farro, Wendy Seravalle-Smith,violas; Gregory Burton, conductor.Markham Theatre for the Performing Arts, 171Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469.; (sr/st); O(under12).Monday March 26- 12:00 noon: Roy Thomson Hall. NathanielOett Chorale. Christopher Dawes, organ;Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor. 60 SimcoeSt. 416-872-4255. Free.- 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: Faculty Recital- MarkChambers, cello. Beethoven: Sonata in C for Celloand Piano; Debussy: Sonata for Cello and Piano;Murphy: Give me Phoenix Wings to Fly; Kuzmenko:Suite of Dances for violin, cello andpiano. Guests: Christina Petrowska Quilico,piano; Heather Chambers, violin. Tribute CommunitiesRecital Hall, Accolade East, YU,4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. Free.- 3:30: Music Teachers National Association.Competition Winners Concert: Young ArtistPerformance, Young Artist Composition. DominionBallroom, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123Queen St. West. 513-421-1420. Free.- 8:00: CanStage. The Rocky Horror Show. Astrange party ... cult figures, pop culture, singalongtunes. Book, music & lyrics by RichardO'Brien; Ted Dykstra, director. Bluma Appel Theatre,St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 FrontSt. East. 416-368-3110. Call for ticket prices.For complete run see music theatre listings.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Mary Gauthier &Eliza Gi!kyson. 2261 Dundas St. West. 416-531 -6604. .50; .50(adv).Tuesday March 27- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Piano VirtuosoSeries: Liszt. Including B minor Sonata.Monica Ohuchi, piano. Four Seasons Centre forthe Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. West.416-363-8231. Free.- 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: York U Men's Chorus.Works by Bach, Mead, Chatman, Sullivan,Brahms, Hogan & others. Nathalie Ooucet­Lalkens, piano; Lisette Canton, director. TributeCommunities Recital Hall, Accolade East,YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. Free.- 1 :DO: St. James' Cathedral. Music atMid-day. Marty Smyth, organ. 65 Church St.416-364-7865 x224. Free.- 7:30: University ofToronto Faculty ofMusic. World of Music. Student Composers.Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free.- 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. Italian Baroque Music. Pergolesi: Stab atMater; Porpora: Magnificat; Martini: Dominead adjuvandum me festina. York U Women's& Men's Chorus; Nathalie Ooucet-Lalkens,piano; Lisette Canton, director. Tribute CommunitiesRecital Hall, Accolade East, YU,4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $12; (st).- 8:00: CBC On Stage. New Sounds/ AncientCultures. Balinese music transcribed by ColinMcPhee for two pianos; traditional and contempofPJtorontoERROL GAY, MUSIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTORCatherine Manoukian, Artist-in-ResidenceAfternoon at the SymphonySunday, March 25, 2007 at 3pmToronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St.The opening concert of our 2006-07 season onOctober 22, 2006 was postponed due to a power failure.BRAHMSBRAHMSKLAMISIBELIUSAcademic Festival OvertureVariations on a Theme of HaydnOverture to The Cobblers on the HeathSymphony #1Tickets: Adults , Sr/Std at the TCA Box Office or TicketMasterSpecial Rates: Children/Youth up to 18 years and groups of 10 ormore . Call Orchestra Toronto office at 416 467-7142 for www.orchestratoronto.caCanada TrustI Long & McQuade~ .f1l!~1 ~'°'.L ~· "!~T.R~~~~!~ ~M AR CH 1 - APRIL 7 2007G YAMAHAtoro nt dartsbo u n c i I · · ·,~.An ~rm Sl•nglhbodyof lh•C1ly olloronto~RBC~ lrwc~ trn cn l srary works. Bergmann Piano Duo: ElizabethLaich Bergmann & Marcel Bergmann, pianos;Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan, BlairMacKay, artistic director. Glenn Gould Studio,250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. ;(sr/st).- 8:00: Harbourfront Centre Next Steps/Toronto Dance Theatre. World PremiereWork. A new modern dance work by ChristopherHouse. Premiere Dance Theatre, Queen's QuayTerminal, 207 Queens Quay West. 416-973-4000. -; -(sr/st).- 8:00: Music Toronto. St. Lawrence Ouartet.Schafer: String Quartet #3; Prokofiev: Sonata forCello and Piano in C, Op.1 19; Shostakovich: PianoQuintet, Op.57. Guests: David Finkel, cello; WuHan, piano. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. LawrenceCentre for the Arts, 27 Front St. East.416-366-7723, 800-708-6754. ,; 18-35 pay yourage; $ 5(st), accompanying adult Y, price.- 8:00: The Music Gallery/Root MeanSquare. Amiina. Pop Avant series; string sectionfor Icelandic band Sigur Ros. Saint George theMartyr Church, 197 John St. 416-204-1080.; (adv).- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Hollywood:The Epics. Ben-Hur, Titanic, Around theWorld in 80 Days, Schindler's List, Harry Potter& more. Mississauga Choral Society; Jack Everly,conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-593-4828. -.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Mary Gauthier & ElizaGilkyson. See Mar 26.Wednesday March 28- 12:00 noon: Hart House Music Commit·tee. Midday Mosaics Noon Hour Concert. Bach:Sonata #3 for Violin and Piano in E, BWV.1016;Beethoven: Sonata #9 in A for Violin and Piano,Op.47 (Kreutzer); & other works. Sydney Bulman­Fleming, piano; Catherine Sulem, violin. HartHouse Music Room, University of Toronto, 7Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free.- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonday Organ Recital. lmre Olah, organ.1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.- 2:00 & 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Hollywood: The Epics. Roy Thomson Hall.See Mar 27. Mat: -.- 7.30: Mozart Society. /van Zenaty, violin,Katarina Zenaty, piano. Works by Mozart, Bach,Benda, Beethoven. Sunderland Hall, First UnitarianCongregation, 175 St. Clair Ave. West. 416-201 -3338. (guests); free(members).WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Data CD Release.2261 Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. ;$12(adv).- 9:00pm & 10: 15pm: Mezzetta Restaurant.Klezmer Meets Jazz. Tony QuarringtonKlezmer/Jazz Duo (guitar); Bernie Senensky,piano. 681 St.Clair Ave. West. 416-658-568 7. $ 7 cover.Thursday March 29- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Piano VirtuosoSeries: 19th Century Masterworks & Rarities.Works by Chopin, Medtner & others.Theresa Leung, piano. Four Seasons Centre forthe Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. West.416-363-8231. Free.- 12: 10: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Thursdays at Noon. Mixed program.John Rudolph, percussion; Kathleen Rudolph,flute; Theresa Rudolph, viola. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen'sPark. 416-978-3744. Free.- 2:00: Alchemy.AnHourofChamberMusic.See Mar 25. Northern District Library, 40Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610.- 4: 00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. MariluDonovan, harp. Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St.416-408-2824 x321. Free.- 6:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. OndrejGolias, bassoon. Concert Hall, 90 CroatiaSt. 416-408-2824 x321 . Free.-6:30: Bata Shoe Museum. Two-Tone Thursdays:Jazz at the Bata Shoe Museum. The HogtownSyncopators. 327 Bloor St. West. 416-979-7799 x242. PWYC, suggested.- 7:30: University ofToronto Faculty ofMusic. Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Lisa Martinelli,director. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building,80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. ; (sr/st).- 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. Concert of Soloists· York U SymphonyOrchestra. Beethoven: Egmont Overture; worksfeaturing concerto competition winners: Offenbach:Doll Song; von Weber: Concertina for Clarinetin E-flat; Verdi: SaperVorreste; Beethoven:Piano Concerto #3 inc (1st mvmt); Gounod:Waltz Song; Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A I 1stmvmt). Vania Chan, Michelle Danese & AmandaJones, singers; Leona Lake, Colin Liu, clarinet;Youn Jin Hwang, piano; Mark Chambers, director.Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East,YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $12; (st).- 8:00: Curtain Call Players. Disney's Beautyand the Beast. Book by Alan Menken, lyrics byHoward Ashman & Tim Rice, book by Linda Wolverton.Jon Alexander, choreographer; KeithO'Connell, director; MJ Johnson, music director.Fairview Library Theatre, 35 FairviewMall Dr. 416-703-6181 . . For completerun see music theatre listings.- 8:00: Koffler School of Music. Salon Series:Gould String Ouartet. Mozart: Quartet in D,K.499 (Hoffmeister); Dvorak: Piano Quintet in A,Op.81; Brahms: Op. 7613 short piano pieces);Chopin: Scherzo #3 inc-sharp. A tis Bankis, RieWatanabe, violins; Natasha Sharko, viola; TeimourSadykhov, cello; Robert Silverman, piano.Studio Theatre, Toronto Centre for the Arts,5040 Yonge Street. 416-870-8000. .- 8:00: Massey Hall. Noche F/amenca. 11 -member troupe of dancers, musicians andsingers present traditional flamenco. 15 ShuterSt. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.- 8:00: RCM, Glenn Gould School. StudentRecital. Rebecca Dole, violin. Concert Hall, 90Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x321 . Free.37

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