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Volume 13 - Issue 2 - October 2007

Opera, MusicTheatre,

Opera, MusicTheatre, DanceCONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS PAGEQueen St., Stratford. 800-567-1600. Callfor ticket prices.• Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber ofFleet Street. Mirvish Productions. Nov6-0ec 9. Tues,Wed,Thr: 8:00; Wed: 2:00; Fri8:00; Sat 2:00 & 8:00; Sun 2:00. The Princessof Wales Theatre, 300 King St. West.416-872-1212, 800-461-3333. Call forprices.*Tailor of Gloucester. Solar StageChildren's Theatre. Musical based on theBeatrix Potter story. William Martyn andZenon Skrzypczyk, musical adaptation; ZenonSkrzypczyk, artistic director. November 3,4,10, 11, 17, 18, 24,25, Dec 1: 11:00am &2:00. Solar Stage, 100 Upper Madison Ave.416-368-8031, 1-877-368-8031. _*The lion Who Roared Meow. SolarStage Children's Theatre. By Dor Zweigenbom.Zenon Skrzypczyk, artistic director.October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20,21: 11 :OOam & 2:00.1 DO Upper Madison Ave. 416-368·8031, 1-877-368-8031. $13.*The lion Who Roared Meow. SolarStage Children's Theatre. By Dor Zweigenbom_Zenon Skrzypczyk, artistic director.October 27 & 28: 11 :OOam & 2:00. BloorWest Village Playhouse, 2190 Bloor St. W.416-368-8031, 1-877-368-8031. $13.rl*The Magic Flute. Centre in the Square.By Mozart. Oct 26: 8:00, Oct 28: 2:00. 101Queen St. North, Kitchener. 519-578-1570,1-800-265-8977. -9.* The Marriage of Figaro. CanadianOpera Company. By Mozart. Julia Jones,conductor; Guillaume Bernardi, director;Morris Ertman, set designer; Ann Curtis,costume designer; Heidi Strauss, choreographer;CDC Orchestra and Chorus. Oct2;5; 1 O; 13; 16; 18;24;30, Nov 2: 7:30; Oct 21:2:00; Oct 27: 4:30. Pre-performance chat,45 min prior to each performance. FourSeasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145Queen St. West. 416-363-8231. -5;(age 16-29 and rush).*The Return of Ulysses. Opera Atelier.By Monteverdi. Olivier Laquerre, StephanieNovacek, Alain Coulombe, Carla Huhtanen,Laura Pudwell and other performers; Artistsof the Opera Atelier Ballet; David Fallis,conductor. Oct 27,30, Nov 1,2,3: 7:30; Oct28: 3:00. Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge. 416-872-5555. -$130_• TRACES. 7 Fingers/Les 7 Doigts de laMain. Multi-media contemporary circusshow incorporating theatre, music, acrobatic.Oct 17-Nov 18. Wed-Sun: 8:00; Sat & Sun:2:00. Panasonic Theatre, 651 Yonge St. 416-872-1111. -(adult); (youth/st).*Tristan.Shaw Festival. Jay Turvey andPaul Sportelli, book, music & lyrics; GlynisRanney, Jeff Madden & others, players; EdaHolmes, director. Oct 4-6: call for days ×. Court House Theatre, 26 Queen Street,Niagara-on-the-Lake. 800-511-7429. Callfor ticket prices.- ],I,.,•, ' .,. .) ' - ,) -L> ' ' \ ~ , -)"' ') 1· , , . ,,1 _ .~1!r,5 L':: 1~JJt.H_~ 1 ~~_ ... l(,0.t.:.Lt ~~-H: 1; _l~- -.E·:.-: I ~';;' ~::'\_~~,)L~h.; _.) IThroughoutthe GTACHRISTMAS2007JP ::'1~}1til~9c:A••hlmm~~~~~~~} &,lmi ~~@ '~@lfl-lll'iPlus a special '2nd Act' Christmas ConcertVisitCOCOT.CAfor more info_Dec. 5 Showplace Theatre, Peterborough 1 PM & 8 PMDec. 7 Rose Theatre, Brampton 1 PM & 8 PMDec. 8 Meadowvale Theatre, Mississauga 2 PM & 8 PMDec. 9 Meadowvale Theatre, Mississauga 3 PMDec. 13 MacMillan Theatre, U ofT 8 PMDec. 14 MacMillan Theatre, U ofT 2 PM & 8 PMDec. 15 MacMillan Theatre, U ofT 2 PM & 8 PMDec. 16 Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts 1 PM & 5 PMDec. 22 St Lukes United Church, Toronto 8 PMContact your local venue for tickets. Group sales - 416.927.9800Shm'l dates subject to change. Please visit for the most up to date information.•Jazzin theclubsAbsolute LoungeHihon Suites Toronto/Markham ConferenceCentre and Spa8500 Warden Avenue, Markham905-470-8500Alleycatz2409 Yonge St. 416-481-6865Every Mon Salsa Night. Every Tue WhitneySmith and C. Berardinucci Ouintet. Every WedJasmin Bailey and Co. Every Thu Sump'nDifferent w. new vocalists weekly.Arbor RoomHart House@ the University ofT oronto,7 Hart House Circle416-978-2452Oct 5 Tiny Alligator Large Band. Oct 12 RobiBotos Band. Oct 19 JMC Project. Oct 26 IanMcDougall Sextet.Ben Wicks424 Pa~iament. 416-961-9425www.benwickspub.comBoiler House55 Mill St. 416-203-2121Cameron House408 Queen St. West. 416-703-0811Central, The603 Markham St. 416-919-4586www.thecentral.caC'est What67 Front St. E. 416-867-9499www.cestwhat.comEvery Wed Hot Fo' Ghandi.Every Sat (matinee) The Hot FiveJazzmakers.Cervejaria Downtown842 College St. (4161588-0162.Every Wed The Jay Danley Ouintet.Chalkers Pub Billiards & Bistro247 Marlee Avenue, 416 789-2531www.chalkerspub.comEvery Thu Girls Night Out Jam w. LisaParticelli.Chick N' Deli744 Mount Pleasant Rd. 416-489-3363www.chickndeli.comEvery Tue Jam Night.Every First Mon Advocats Big Band.Every Third Mon George Lake Big Band.Cobourg, The533 Parliament St.416-913-7538Oct 21 Sophia Perlman Trio.48 WWW.THEWHOLENOTE.COMCommensal, Le655 Bay St. 416-596-9364www.commensal.caMusic Fridays & Saturdays6:30 pm -9:30 pmNo Cover ChargeOct 5 Ashley St. Pierre/Matt Newton. Oct 6Mark Kies wetter. Oct 12 Richard Whiteman.Oct 13 Kira Callahan/Peter Hill Oct 19 LeonKingstone/Dan Eisen. Oct 20 Warren Grieg/DanEisen. Oct 26 Beverly Taft/Dan Eisen. Oct 27Elizabeth Shepherd/Dan Eisen.The Concord Cate937 Bloor St W. 416 532-3989Gate403403 Roncesvalles 416-588-2930www.gate403.comOct 1 Amy lsnor. Oct 2 Donne Roberts and band,James Thomson, Donne Roberts and Julian FauthBlues Trio. Oct 3 John Russon Jazz Band,Patrick Telvin New Orleans Duo. Oct 4 TheDuettes, The Peddlers. Oct 5 Mike Field JazzDuo, George Merrick Blues Band 'The Ray''. Oct6 Bill Heffeman, Five Spot Jazz Band. Oct 7 KenYoshioka Blues Band, Salsa and Swing DanceNight. Oct 8 Ted Hawkins. Oct 9 Donne Roberts,James Thomson, Donne Roberts and JulianFauth Blues Trio. Oct 10 Amy Medvick, Daveand LeviJazz Duo. Oct 11 Gregory lawaskiSolo Piano, Scott Kemp Jazz Collective. Oct 12Roman Tome Blues Ouo, Sweet Derrick BluesBand. Oct 13 Bill Heffernan, Joanna MoonFlamenco Latino with Ouebec Edge Ouartet. Oct14 Cam MacCarro/1 and Shannon Butcher JazzDuo, the Cocktail Jazz Band. Oct 15 Boxful/ ofCash. Oct 23 Donne Roberts and band, JamesThomson, Donne Roberts and Julian Fauth BluesTrio. Oct 24 Stella Panacci Jazz Ouo, CyndiCarletonJall Duo. Oct 25 Oarrelle London JazzSolo, Kevin Laliberte. Oct 26 Yentana 5JazzBand, Elizabeth Shepherd Jazz Ouartet. Oct 27Bill Heffeman, Margot Roi Jazz Band. Oct 28Neil Whitford Circles Band. Oct 29 ShawnRahbek J8ll Trio. Oct 30 Donne Roberts andband, James Thomson, Donne Roberts and JulianFauth Blues Trio. Oct31 Blues Canoe, DanMcKinnonJazzBand.Grasshopper Jazz and Blues Bar460 Parliament St. 416-323-1210Grossman's Tavern379 Spadina Ave. 416-977-1210www.grossmanstavem.comEvery Mon Laura Hubert BandEvery Sat Matinee The Happy Pals.Every Sun Night The Nationals with BrianCaber - Double Slide Guitar Open Stage Jam.Oct 2 Soul Stack. Oct 5 First Fridays with SandiMarie and Co, Fran and Herb. Oct 6 Tone Dogs.Oct 12 The Barking Sharks. Oct 14NicolaVaughan Acoustic Jam. Oct 19 Julian Fauth. Oct20 Jamie Wren Band. Oct 26 Frankie Foo Oct 27Caution Jam. Oct 28 Nicola Vaughan AcousticJam.Home Smith BarThe Old Mill, 21 Old Mill Rd. 416-236-2641www.oldmilltoronto.comOct 5 Taylor, Leather & Carruthers Trio. Oct 6Jasmin Bailey Ouo. Oct 12 Kory Livingstone Ouo.Oct 13 Pat LaBarbera Trio. Oct 19 Beat Boys.Oct 20 Chase Sanborn Trio. Oct 26 HeatherBambrick Trio. Oct 27 Stevie Vallance Trio.Hot House CateMarket Square, 416-366-7800Every Mon. Jazz Brunch with the Ken ChurchillOuartet.Kristoria French Fine Dining104 Surrey St. E. Guelph519-829-3265Lula Lounge1585 Dundas W. 416-588-0307www.lula.caO CTO BER 1 - N OVEM BER 7 2007Back to Ad Index

Oct 4 Small World Music Festival: Mr.Something Somethirg. Oct 6 Cuban Dance Partyw. Cimarron and DJ Billly Bryans. Oct 11Felabration. Oct 12 Cafrf Cubano. Oct 13 BlackMarket. Oct 19 Tipka Toronto. Oct 20 YaniBorrell and the Clave Kings. Oct 2 6 Salsa on 6.Oct 27 Cache.liberty Bistro and Bar25 Liberty St.@ Atlantic 416-533-8828live @ Courthouse57 Adelaide Street East. 416·214·9379www.liveatcourthouse.comManhattan's Music Club951 Gordon St. Guelph519·767·2440www.manhattans.caOct 5 Tim Shia Trio. Oct 12 larra Skye Trio. Oct13 Vincent Wolfe Trio. Oct 20 Bateman BrubeckBray Trio. Oct 25 Field Trip. Oct 26 AndrewScott Trio. Oct 27 Keith Murch Trio.Mezzetta681 St. Clair Ave. W. 416·658·5687Wednesday Concerts in a Cate. Sets at 9 and10:15. Reservations recommended for first set.Oct 3 Yiddish Swingtet. Oct 10 Pedro Joel. Oct24 Tony Duarrington. Oct 31 Bill McBirnie.Mezzrows1546 Queen St. W. 416·658·5687Parkdale neighborhood pub featuring jazz andblues on Saturday afternoons, Sunday eveningsand a live jam every other Wednesday.N'Awlins Jazz Bar and Dining299 King St. W. 416·595· 1958www.nawlins.caEvery Tues Stacie McGregorEvery Wed Jim Heineman Trio.Every Thu Blues Night with Guest VocalistsEvery F ri/Sat All Star Bourbon St. BandEvery Sun Robi Botos.Odd Socks at Dovercourt House804 Dovercourt Rd. 416-537-3337Old Mill, The21 Old Mill Rd. 416-236-2641www.oldmilltoronto.comOct 1 ·6 liveJive. Oct 9 Jazz FM Concert w.Kenny Rankin. Oct 10, 11 liveJive. Oct 13 liveJive. Oct 15· 17 Craig Ruhnke. Oct 18, 19 Elvisthe Way It Was. Oct 20 CHFI live Broadcast. Oct22 Sounds of JazzFM91. Oct 23-25JayBoehmer. Oct 26 Swing Shift Big Band. Oct 27Jay Boehmer. Oct 29·Nov 2 Ascencion.Opal Jazz Lounge472 Queen St. West. 416-646·6725www.opaljazzlounge.comOct 2·6 Robi Botos. Oct 9· 13 Adrean Farrugia.Oct 16·20 Brian Dickinson. Oct 23·27 SteveKoven. Oct 30 -Nov 3 Peter Hill/ShawnNykwist.Orbit Room508A College St. 416-535-0613Pantages Martini Bar and Lounge200 Victoria St.Every Fri John Simoes and Aaron Peixoto.Every Sat Solo Piano: Various artists.Pilot TavernO CTOBE R 1 - N OVEMBE R 7 2007Back to Ad Index22 Cumberland 416·923-5716www.thepilot.caOct 6 GeorgeKollerDuartet. Oct 13Kollage. Oct20 Don Palmer Duartet. Oct 27 Pat laBarberaDuartet.Quotes220 King St. W.416·979- 7717Reservoir Lounge, The52 Wellington St. E. 416-955-0887www.reservoirlounge.comEvery Mon Sophia Perlman and the VipersEvery Tue Tyler Yarema and his RhythmEvery Wed Bradley and the BouncersEvery Thu Janice HagenEvery Fri Chet Valient ComboEvery Sat Tory CassisThe Renaissance Cate1938 Danforth Avenue (416) 422-1441Rex Jazz and Blues Bar, The194 Queen St. W. 416·598·2475www.therex.caOct 1 Jake Wilkinson Duartet, Lauren Falls. Oct2 Fern lindzon Trio, Classic Rex Jazz Jam. Oct 3Worst Pop Band Ever, Vaughan Misener Trio. Oct4KevinDuain, WilliamCarnDuintet. Oct5Hogtown Syncopators, Artie Roth Trio, Rudder.Oct 6 Abbey's Mehdown, Swing Shift Big Band,Ugly Beauties, Rudder. Oct 7 Excelsior DixielandJazz, Club Django, Harley Card Duartet, TrevorFalls Collective. Oct 8 Jake Wilkinson Duarte(,Matt Newton. Oct 9 Fern lindzon Trio, ClassicRex Jazz Jam. Oct 10 Worst Pop Band Ever,Buddy Aquilina. Oct 11 Adam Niewood, NancyWalker Trio. Oct 12 Hogtown Syncopators, ArtieRoth Trio, Chris Hunt Tentet. Oct 13 Abbey'sMeltdown, Blue Room, Lester Mclean Trio,Barry Romberg. Oct 14 Excelsior Dixieland Band,Bohemian Swing, Harley Card Duartet, StephanieMartin. Oct 15 Jake Wilkinson Duartet, UofTStudent Jazz Ensembles. Oct 16 Fern lindzonTrio, Rex Jazz Jam. Oct 24 Worst Pop BandEver, Field Trip. Oct 25 Kevin Duain, Trevor HoggDuartet. Oct 26 Hogtown Syncopators, ArtieRoth Trio,DonScottDuartet. Oct27 Abbey'sMeltdown, Laura Hubert Band, Lester McleanTrio, Tara Davidson. Oct 28 Excelsior DixielandJazz, Freeway Dixieland Jazz, Harley CardDuartet, Random Access. Oct 29 Jake WilkinsonDuartet, John Macleod's Rex Hotel Orchestra.Oct 30 Fern lindzon Trio, Classic Rex Jazz Jam.Oct 31 Worst Pop Band Ever, Thyron Whyte.Safari Bar and Grill1749 Avenue Rd. 416-787·6584Saint T ropez, Le315 King St. W. 416·591·3600Live music 7 days a weekSpezzo Restorante140 York Blvd. Richmond Hill 905-886·9703Live jazz every Thursday.Sydney's Island Restaurant5120 Dixie Rd. MississaugaTen Feet Tall1381 Danforth Avenue, 416·778-7333www.tenfeettall.caOct 7 Shelley Hamilton Trio. Oct 14 NormanMarshall Villeneuve. Oct 21 Sultans of Strings.Oct 28 Sophia Perlman.The Trane Studio964 Bathurst St. 416·913-8197www.tranestudio.comANNOUNCEMENTS, LECTURES/SYMPOSIA 'MASTER CLASSES, ... ETCETERAANNOUNCEMENTS*October 7 1 :30·4:30: Canadian CancerSociety. Celebrate the Arts. Featuringperformances by singer Rosario Arce &Stonebridge (Bob Smith, bass, Doug Mclellan& Murray Pollard, guitar, Stewart Hall,drums, Nancy Mc Kinnon & Matt Cormier,vocals); art exhibition, sculpture, artisans,silent auction. George lgnatieff Theatre,Trinity College, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. . Net proceeds donated to theCanadian Cancer Society.*October 13 & 14 1 Oam·4pm: DoorsOpen Kincardine. Pavilion Dance Hall. Builtin 1923 for dancing, with a 3-layer floor, it isone of the last of its type on the shores of LakeHuron. Big bands such as Guy Lombardo's andMart Kenney's performed there. Foot of DurhamStreet, Kincardine. 866·546·2736. Free.*October 13 & 14 1 Oam·6pm: Music &Home Entertainment Show. Featuringhundreds of exhibitors, live performances,seminars and workshops; displays of musicalinstruments, home keyboards, sheet music,pro audio gear, music education, music associations,home electronics, broadcasting,podcasting, digital music, software, CDs,DVDs, home theatre, the music business,home recording, memorabilia, apparel andeverything else musical. Toronto InternationalCentre, 6900 Airport*October 17 8:00: Canadian MusicCentre. Norman Burgess Memorial Fund:Annual Fund Event. World premiere perform·ances, special musical announcements,gourmet dessert menu, champagne & specialstock bar, luxury silent auction. Arts & LettersClub, 14ElmSt.416·961-6601.,0,0.*October 23 5:00: Toronto Bach Festival.Cantata Cafrf. Enjoy ight refreslments before eachIntimate Evening lecture·concert (6pm - see dailylistings). Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744, 416·978-3515. Free.*October 24 5:00: Toronto Bach Festi·val. Cantata Cafrf. See October 23.*October 25 5:00: Toronto Bach Festi·val. Cantata Cafrf. See October 23.*October 26 5:00: Toronto Bach Festi·val. Cantata Cafrf. See October 23.*October 27 7:30: Church of the HolyTrinity. Sing a New Song: Alive in the Heartfor Singers:Performance Opportunitiesand Trainingcontact:416-876-5859www. voca la rtfo rum . eaof the City for 160 Years. Hymn sing andguest performances, followed by reception. 1 OTrinity Square. 416·598-4521 x223. ,(family).*November 3 8:00: First United ChurchWaterloo. The Phantom of the Opera. 1925silent film starring Lon Chaney. Featuring liveorgan accompaniment by Ian Sadler. 519·885·4472. 519·746·6768. 16 William St. West,Waterloo. (advance), (door), O(st).*Four Seasons Centre for the Perform·ing Arts. Opera House Tours. Featuring theworld's longest freespan glass staircase and ahorseshoe·shaped, European style auditorium,with phenomenal advancements in modernengineering and acoustical design. Hour-longtours include guided information and access tothe City Room, the Richard Bradshaw Amphi·theatre and R. Fraser Elliott Hall. Saturdaysat 11 :45am & 12 noon (with some exceptions).145 Queen St. West. 416-363·8231, $?(adults), (sr/st),free for children 12 and under.LECTURES/SYMPOSIA*October 2 6:30: lstituto Italiano DiCultura. Arturo Toscanini and Victor DiSabata: A comparison between two great laScala conductors. Live 1954 recording ofBrahms' Piano Concerto #2 in B flat, performedby La Scala Symphonic Orchestra andChorus. Giuseppe Volpi, lecturer. 496 HuronSt. 416·921 ·3802 x221. Free.*October 4 1 Dam: City of Hamilton/American Liszt Society/McMasterUniversity School of the Arts. GreatRomantics Festival: In Praise of Virtuosity.Lecture by Ross Alley. (Preceding 11 am PianoRecital - see daily listings.) Convocation Hall,McMaster University, Hamilton. 905·525·9140 ext.23674. .*October 511am: City of Hamilton/American Liszt Society/McMasterUniversity School of the Arts. GreatRomantics Festival: Preserving the Past: theInternational Piano Archives at Maryland.Lecture by Donald Manildi. (Following 1 DamPiano Recital - see daily listings.) ConvocationHall, McMaster University, Hamilton. 905·525-9140 ext.23674. .*October 6 1 Dam: City of Hamilton/American Liszt Society/McMasterUniversity School of the Arts. GreatRomantics Festival.- Too Many Piano Cancer·tos: An Introduction to the Hyperion recordseries, by the man who put it together. Lecture• The Vocal Art ForumWWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM 49

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