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Volume 12 - Issue 8 - May 2007

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  • Jazz
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... CONCERTS: Toronto

... CONCERTS: Toronto and GTAMain Stage, Toronto Centre for the Arts,5040 Yonge St. 416-872-1111. -;(post-concert wine reception).- 4:00: Royal Conservatory of Music.Community School Concert Series: RCM Choirsin Concert. Vox Continental; Lyric Singers; SilverSingers; Linda Eyman, dir. St. Leonard's Church,25 Wanless Ave. 416-408-2824 x321. Free,'donations welcome.- 4:00 & 7:30: St John's York MillsChurch. Musicfest: OH! Canada. Lightheartedlook at the artists & music of Canada. 100 +English handbells; three choirs; instruments;Christopher Jaaskelainen, fiddler; Carolyn Martin,dir.19DonRidge0r.416-225-6611. ;(ch).- 6:30: University of Toronto GospelChoir. Bospelfest 12: live Recording. Christiancontemporary, traditional gospel, praise & worship,and spirituals. Bayview Glen AllianceChurch, 300 Steeles Ave. East, Thornhill. 888-222-6608. ; (adv).- 7:00: Kingsway-Lambton United Church.Music Salon: Mostly Musical Theatre. ChrisTsujiuchi with Melissa Davis. 85 The Kingsway.416-231-9120. Donations for artists.- 7:00: Richmond Hill United Church. AnnualSpring Choral Concert. With accompaniment.10201 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-884-1301., or PWYC.- 7:00: TrypTych. Broadway Showtunes &Music Tracks. Choruses from: Oliver, The Soundof Music, Born Free, Porgy and Bess, & more.Ensemble T ryp Tych Chamber Choir, Lenard Whit·ing, dir. Trinity Church, 2737 Bayview Ave. 416-763-5066 x3. ; (sr/st); freel12 & under).- 7:30: Durham Chamber Orchestra. DanceWorks. Dance works by Mozart, Tchaikovsky,Bartok & others. John Kraus, dir. PerformingArts Centre, Notre Dame CSS, 1375 HarwoodAve. North, Ajax. 705-749-5839. $TBA.- 7:30: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Eve Goldbergin Concert. The TRANZAC, 292 BrunswickAve. 416-410-3655. $12; (sr); (st).- 7:30: Hannaford Street Silver Band.Strings Attached. Tovey: Nine Daies Wonder, forsolo violin, brass band and percussion. Sarasate:Zigeunerweisen; Gayler (arr Hiscock): CanadianLandscape; Major-Marothy: Mischievous Spirit;Holst (arr Kenyon): St. Paul's Suite; three Newfoundlandsongs. Mark Fewer, violin/actor;Bramwell Tovey, cond. 6:45: Chat, Ray Tizzardwith Bramwell Tovey & Mark Fewer. Jane MallettTheatre, 27 Front St. E .. 416-366-7723,800-708-6754. ; (sr); (st).- 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. CommunitySchool Concert Series: RCM Jazz Ensemble.Tunesof Roger Mantie and RCM Jazz Ensemble.The Rex, 194 Queen St. West. 416-408-2824 x321. Free.- 7:30: York Symphony Orchestra. GreatFilm Music. Corigliano: Chaconne from the RedViolin; Rota: La Strada Suite; Morricone: Musicfrom the Mission; Custer: Music from 007; Wil·Iiams: Harry Potter Suite. Guest: Joanna Tang,violin; Gregory Burton, cond. Markham Theatre,171 Town Centre Blvd. 905-305-7469. ;1sr/st); Olunder 12).- 8:30: Small World Music. South AsianMusic Festival· Evergreen Club ContemporaryBame/an presents Sunda Songs. Songs of love,loss, longing & devotion, from Sunda (West Java,Indonesia); classical repertoire to popular compositionsby Nano Suratno, Mark Duggan, Bill Par-sons, & John Wyre. Jennifer Moore, Suba Sanka·ran, Maryem Tollar, vocalists. Lula Lounge, 1585Dundas St. West. 416-588-0307. .Monday May 07- 5:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. EvangelosGritzalis, double bass. Rm 305, 90 Croatia St.416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. CommunitySchool Concert Series: RCM PercussionEnsembles. Paul Houle, dir. Concert Hall, 90Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x321. Free.· - 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. Ching­Ping Lin, double bass. Rm 305, 90 Croatia St.416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society/Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma/ORGANIX 07.Simon 6/edhil/, theatre organ, in Recital. Lightclassics, showtunes & popular songs. 1 AustinTerrace.416-241-9785. .Tuesday May 08- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Jazz Series:Mixed Program.,Jazz favourites & original compositions.Humber Student All-Stars. Four SeasonsCentre, 145 Queen St. West. 416-363·8231. Free.- 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. Music at Midday.Eastman School students, organ. 65 ChurchSt. 416-364-7865 x224. Free.- 7:30: Esprit Orchestra. Red Hot New WaveComptisers Festival: Rising-Star Composers.Works by Sokolovic, Litke, Curcin, Staniland &others. Patricia Green, mezzo-soprano; BrianCurrent, Scott Good, curators. 6:00: OpeningReception & Brian Current CD Launch; 1 O:OOpm:Kanaka ijazz, free improvisation, pop·& worldmusic). Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. West.416-815-7887. Free.- 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Com-. munity School Concert Series: RCM World MusicShowcase. World musical tour with students &faculty of the RCM World Music Centre. ConcertHall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x321. Free.- 7:30: St. James' Cathedral. St. JamesSingers & Cologne Philharmonic Orchestra inConcert. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Mozart: Concertoin A for Clarinet and Orchestra, KV 622;Bach: Komm, Jesu komm; Handel: organ concerto.Michael Bloss, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x224. $TBA.- 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Deborah Voigt,soprano, in Recital. Works by Mozart, Verdi,Strauss, Respighi, Beach, & Bernstein. BrianZeger, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255.-$125.- 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. MicajahSturgess, French horn. Rm 305, 90 Croatia St.416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 8:30: Hugh's Roon._ Maria Muldaur. 2261Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. .50; ·(adv).Wednesday May 09- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonday Organ Recital. Sharon Beck·stead, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167.Free.- 5:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. HyemeeYang, cello. Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 6:00: ORGANIX 07. Trumpet & Organ.Damase: T rois Prieres sans paroles; Plog: FourThemes on Paintings of Edward Munch; Kalejs:Toccata on Allein Gott. Michael Barth, trumpet;Andrei Streliaev, organ. St. Andrew's Church,383 Jarvis St. 416-241-9785. .- 8:00: Esprit Orchestra. Red Hot New WaveComposers Festival· New Sounds for Fritz Lang'sMetropolis. Live-electronic film score & improvisation.Parmela Attariwala, Kristin Mueller­Heaslip, Scott Good, performers; David Ogborn,performer/composer. 7:15: Chat with composer& musicians. Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.416-815-7887. .- 8:00: Royal Conservatory otMusic,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. Ke Mao,mezzo-soprano. Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x322. Free.Sunday, May 6, 20077.00 PMTrinity Presbyterian ChurchTickets: /15info@tryptych.org416 763-5066 ext 330 WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COMMAY 1 - JUNE 7 2007

- 8:00: Show One Productions. LukaOkrostvoridze, piano, in Recital. Schumann: Fania·sie in C, Op.17; Chopin: Nocturnes, inc, Op.48/1&inf, Op.55/1; Etude #10 in b, Op.25; Rach·maninoff: Prelude in G, Op.32/5; Moments Musi·caux, in e, Op.16/4 & in 0-flat, Op.16/5; & otherworks. David Lakirovich, violin. Studio Theatre,5040 Yonge St. 416-870-8000. ; (sr/sl).- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Holst: The Planets. Also Schumann: Cello Concerto;Richardson: Eris (world premiere). Alban Gerhardt,cello; Peter Dundjian, cond. 7:00: discussionwith Rick Phillips. Roy Thomson Hall, 60Simcoe St. 416·593-4828. ·$120.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Maria Muldaur. SeeMay8. .- 8:30: Lula Lounge. Oavid Buchbinder'sOdessa/Havana. Two musical styles with Iberianroots, sharing Arabic, Roma (Gypsy), Sephardic &North African ancestry. David Buchbinder, trumpeter/composer;Hilario Duran, piano/composer;Quinsin Nachoff, reeds/flute; Aleksander Gajic,violin/viola; Roberto Occhipinti, bass; Mark Kelso,drums; Jorges Luis "Papiosco" Torres, percussion.1585 OundasSt. West.416·588-0307.; (adv).- 9:00pm & 10: 15pm: Mezzetta Restau·rant.Jazz Guitar Magic. Ted Quinlan, guitar;Mike Downes, bass. 681 St.Clair Ave. West.416-658-5687. cover.Thursday May 10- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Jazz Series:Blues Meets Classical Guitar. Original composi·tions. William Beauvais, guitar. Four SeasonsCentre, 145 Queen St. W,est. 416-363-8231.Free. 1- 12: 15: Metropolitan United Church.Noon at Met Organ Recital· Matthew Coons. 56Queen St. East. 416-363-0331 x26. Free.- 12:30: Christ Church Deer Park. NoondayChamber Music. Koichi Inoue, piano. 1570 YongeStreet. 416-920,5211. Collection.- 2:00: Northern District Library. PianoRecital. Advanced students from the studio ofLawrence Pitchko. 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free.- 7:00: Belmont House. An Hour of PianoClassics~ Works by Liszt, Smetana, Tchaikovsky,& Scriabin. Leslie Myrick, piano. 55 Belmont St.416-964·9231 . Free.- 7:00: Royal St. George's College. MicheleMele and Open Your Heart to Art! 120 HowlandAve. 416-395-2940. ; 01 tax receipt).- 7:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra &Chamber Choir. Handel's Solomon. MichaelChance, Karina Gauvin, Laurie Reviol, Colin Balzer,Nathaniel Watson, performers; lvars Taurins, dir.Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. West.416-964-6337. -; -(65+/st).- 8:00: Casey House. 00 '07: Oiva Oz Vegas,The Brand Finale. Singing & dancing tribute toThe Wonderful Wizard of Dz. Hart House Thea·tre, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-8849. .- 8:00: Harbourfront Centre/Art of TimeEnsemble. The Toronto Song Book. Canadianpop, jazz and classical songs in new arrange·ments. Phil Dwyer, sax; Justin Abedin, guitar;Stephen Sitarski, violin; Rafael Hoekman, cello;Sarah Slean, singer; Andrew Burashko, piano.Enwave Theatre, 231 Queens Quay West. 4'16-973-4000. ; (sr/st/artists).- 8:00: Hillcrest Christian Church (Disciplesof Christ). Bet a lift With Jazz! The DavidWarrack Sextet; vocalists Stevie Vallance, andSwing Rosie. 2 Vaughan Rd. 416-361-0716.; (sr/sl).- 8:00: Hummingbird Centre for the PerformingArts. Burn the Floor presents FloorPlay.26 champion ballroom dancers from 13 coun·tries. 1 Front St. E .. 416·872-2262. Call forticket prices. For complete run see music theatrelistings.- 8:00:.Music Toronto. Tokyo String Ouartet.Schumann: String Quartet in F, Op.41 /2; Marchenbilderfor viola and piano, Op.113; Piano Quin·tel in E·flat, Op.44. Guest: Jamie Parker, piano. ·Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E .. 416-366·7723, 800-708-6754. ,; 18-35 pay yourage; (st), accompanying adult Y, price.Oundjian, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-593-4828. -$120.- 8:30: Hugh's Room. Morgan Davis. 2261Dundas St. West.416-531-6604. ;(adv).Fri May 11- 5:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. MatthewBagasao, piano. Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St.416·408-2824 x322. Free.- 7:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. LaureValiquette-Talbot, French horn. Rm 305, 90Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 7:30: Faculty of University SettlementMusic and Arts School. Faculty Favourites. St.George the Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416·598-3444 x243/244. By donation/PWYC.- 7:30: St. James' Cathl!dral. last Night ofthe Proms. St. James' Festival Chorus. MichaelBloss, organ. 65 Church St. 416·364-7865x224. $, (sr/sl).- 7:30: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra &Chamber Choir. Handel's Solomon. T riility-St.Paul's Centre. See May 10.- 7:30: Music@Timothy's. Rutter's Magnifi·cat. Timothy Eaton Concert Choir & Orchestra.Regimental Band of the Royal RegimentThe Choirs of St. James Cathedral • Opera SoloistsAndrew Ager and David Low, conductors reseived seating with wine & cheese reception regular, .5 students/seniorsDoors open at 6:30 pm for Silent Auctionin support of St James' Singers South Africa tourA GREAT ANDGLORIOUS VICTORYWEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2007 • 7:30 pmThe Canadian premiere of Willcock's''A Great and Glorious Victory'' and "Sea-Dogs"by Andrew Ager• Portsmouth Choral Union (UK)St. James Choral Society • St. James SingersTalisker Players OrchestraJonathan Willcocks, Andrew Ager, conductors regular, students/seniorsAND BACH8:00 P.M.SAINT THOMAs'sANGLICAN CHURCH383 HURON STREET, TORONTOTICKETS!Regular Senior Student To order or for more information:416-971-9229John Tuttle, ConductorMAY 1 - JUNE 7 2007- 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music,Glenn Gould School. Student Recital. Kath·leen Murphy, soprano. Concert Hall, 90Croatia St. 416-408-2824 x322. Free.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Holst: The Planets. Also Schumann: Cello Concerto;Richardson: Eris: Alban Gerhardt, cello; PeterTickets available in advance(416-364-7865) or at the doorThe Cathedral Churchof St.JamesKing & Church, Torontowww.stjamescathedral.on.caWWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM 31

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