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Volume 13 - Issue 4 - December 2007

... CONCERTS: Toronto

... CONCERTS: Toronto and GTA - 2:30: Opera in Concert. Tamerlano. Bypercussion. RCM Concert Hall, 90 Croatia Street.416 408 2824 x321. ;$ lO(sr/st).- 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Toronto's Own.Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony, Op.83;Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-flat; Beethoven:Quartet. Op.135 (orchestral version). KarenOuzounian, cello; Nurhan Arman, music director.Grace Church-on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-499-0403. ; (sr); (16-29/st).- 8:00: St.Clement's Drama Group.Schwartzspe/1. Based on the music and lyrics ofStephen Schwartz. Review conceived andcompiled by Gerald Isaac. St.Clement's AnglicanChurch, 59 Briar Hill Ave. 416-203-1977 x25.-.- 8:00: Univox Choir Toronto. The Art of theMotet. Works by Byrd, Handel. Lotti, Schutz,Schein & others. Dallas Bergen, director. DovercourtBaptist Church, 1140 Bloor St. W. 416-697-9561. -; free(TDSB/TCDSB).Saturday February 02- 4:30: Canadian Opera Company. Janacek:From the House of the Dead. Based on FyodorDostoevsky's novel Memoirs from the House ofthe Dead. Robert Pomakov, bass; David Pomeroy,tenor; Pavlo Hunka, bass-baritone; Robert Kunzli,tenor. Four Seasons Centre for the PerformingArts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231.-5; (under 30). For complete run seemusic theatre listings.- 5:00: Glenn Gould School. Student Recital-Alice Yoo,piano. Studio of Leslie Kinton. RCMConcert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824.Free.- 7:30: Clarkson Community Concerts.Marvin Munshaw and Friends. A special celebrationof a lifetime of music from jazz to classical.Christ Church, 1700 Mazo Cr., Mississauga.905-855-0112. ; (sr/st); O(preteen).- 7:30: University ofToronto Faculty ofMusic. U of T Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven:Leonore Overture #3; Tsantakis: Violin Concerto#2; Brahms: Symphony #1. Raffi Armenian,director. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park.416-978-3744. ; .- 8:00: Ashkenaz Foundation. legendarystar of song, stage, and screen. Theodore Bikel &Tamara Brooks. George Weston Recital Hall,Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St.416-979-9901.~lUJ~~v~~L-..-o '\)'> !:i~·.1.:;n, :.·1 i.t c: :.>~ec:o iThe Art of the Moteta potpourn of great motets includingworks by Byrd, Hand!, Lotti, SchUtz,Schein, Carissimi, Raminsh, Bruckner,Stanford, and Wlllanas well as contemporary pfer:::l:!sby Enns, Aguliar, Jasperseand StroopeFriday. February 1. 2008Dovercourt Baptist Church1140 Bloor St. W. (at Dufferin)8:00 pmproduced with tie 5upport ol the Oty ot Toronlothrough the T orc,nlo Arts CouncilI I . 1torontoa rt scou 11 c1- 8:00. Brenda Carol and Jon Long ofLong & McOuade. 2008 Brenda Carol RenaissanceJazz Fair. Performers include NathanHiltz, Ross Macintyre, Sienna Dahlen, LayahJane, Ori Dagan & Brownman. RenaissanceCale, 1938 Danforth Avenue. 416-467 · 7959.(adv); (door).- 8:00: Brampton Lyric Opera. Verdi:Rigoletto. With Rachael Harwood-Jones, JayStephenson, Charles DiRaimondo & Gerri!Seppenwoolde; Sabatino Vacca, conductor. RoseTheatre, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton. 905-874-2800. -.- 8:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra.Mediterraneo. Rossini: Overture to La GazzaLadra; Rodrigo: Concierto Andaluz for FourGuitars & Orchestra; Ravel: Ma Mere L'oye;Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnole. FeaturingWarren Nicholson Guitar Quartet. Oakville Centrefor the Performing Arts, 120 Navy St. Oakville.905-815-2021. ; (sr); (st/ch).- 8:00: Scaramella. Musica Humana: GardenofEarthlyDelights. Works by Dvorak & VaughanWilliams. Rona Goldensher, Daina Ravid, violins;Kathleen Kajioka, viola; Rebecca Morton, cello;Joelle Morton, double bass; Jeanie Chung, piano.Victoria College Chapel, 91 Charles St. West.Room 213. 416-760-8610. ;(sr);(st).- 8:00: St.Clement's Drama Group.SchwartzspeU. See Feb 1.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Symphonie fantastique. Roy Thomson Hall. SeeJan 30.Sunday February 03- 2:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra.Mediterraneo. See Feb 2.- 2:00: Trio Bravo. Clarinet, Viola and PianoTrio. Music by Ellenwood, Jacob, Ravel, Peterson,Reade, Babiak & Mozart. Terry Storr.clarinet; Baird Knechtel, viola; John Selleck, piano.All Saints Kingsway Anglican Church, 2850 BloorSt. W. 416-242-2131. ; .50(st/sr); 1 (door).February 2, 2008, 7:30 PMMarvin Munshaw and friendsAn evening of music ranging fromclassical to jazz with Marvin on thepiano, assisted by Jonathan Dell"[violin], Gillian Mackay [trumpet],John Jasavala [trombone], JohnKaminsky [double bass], PaulDickinson [drums], Ting Ting Pan[flute], Sam Hakim [clarinet] andJill Kelman [soprano].March 29, 2008 7:30 PMCadenceFour men, four microphones, noinstruments. Cadence has earnedinternational recognition as oneof the finest a cappella quartets.A hit of the 2006-2007 season.For information: 905-855-0112Adults - 525; Seniors, Students - ;Children 12 and under - $ 10Christ Church, I 700 Mazo Crescent,Mississauga [South of Truscott Drive,East of Clarkson Road]Handel. Lynne McMurtry, Shannon Mercer,Marcel van Neer, Jenny Cohen, Scott Belluz,performers; Aradia Ensemble, Kevin Mallon,conductor. 1 :45: Backgrounder with host lainScott. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East.416-366-7723, 800-708-6754. -.- 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. NorwaysNordic Voices. Music from the 16th to the 21 stcentury including microtonal Norwegian folkmusic & T uvan overtone singing traditions.Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714x103. ; (st/sr).- 3:00: Syrinx Sunday Salons. The Cerber11sEnsemble. A program of music byBeethoven, Schumann & Kuerti. Heliconian Hall,35 Hazelton Ave. 416-699-4949. ; (st).Reception to follow.- 3:00: St.Clement's Drama Group.Schwartzspe/1. See Feb 1 for details.- 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. JazzVespers· Nancy Walker Trio. Nancy Walker,piano; Kieran Overs, bass; Brian Barlow, drums.1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211. Free- donationswelcomed.- 7:30: Flying Cloud Folk Club.JoeJencks,singer-songwriter. T ranzac, 292 BrunswickAvenue. 416-410-3655. ; (members).- 8:00: Glenn Gould School. Student Recital- Sturgess Micajah, French horn. Studio of ChrisGongos. RCM Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824. Free.Monday February 04- 8:00: JAZZ. FM91. Sound of Jazz ConcertSeries· Bucky Pizzarelli. Bucky Pizza re Iii, guitar;Neil Swainson, bass; Terry Clarke, drums. OldMill Inn, 21 Old Mill Rd. 416-595-0404. -.Tuesday February 05- 12:00 noon: Benjamin Cruchley, piano.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre· Piano VirtuosoSeries. Mendelssohn: Songs without Words;Medtner: War Sonata; Messiaen: Catalogued'oiseaux (selections) & Vingt Regards surl'Enfant Jesus (selections). Four Seasons Centrefor the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231.Free.- 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: New Music by YoungComposers. Original compositions by studentsfrom the studio of David Lidov. Tribute CommunitiesRecital Hall, Accolade East. YU, 4700 KeeleSt. 416-736-5186. Free.- 1 :30: CAMMAC/McMichael Gallery.Sunday Concerts· Edith Gardiner Trio. Lightclassical and Broadway. Edith Gardiner, piano;Christina Birtch, soprano; Dwayne Webster,baritone. McMichael Gallery, 10365 IslingtonAvenue, Kleinburg. 905-893-1121 I 888-213-1121. Free with gallery admission.Wednesday February 06- 12:00 noon: Giuseppe Condello I ViaSalzburg Chamber Orchestra. RichardBradshaw Amphitheatre· Dance Series·Movement. Stravinsky: Apollon Musagete;Strauss: Capriccio · opening sextet. Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St.W. 416-363-8231. Free.- 5:00: Glenn Gould School. Student Recital- Matthew Bagasao, piano. Studio of MarcDurand. RCM Concert Hall, 90 Croatia St. 416-408-2824. Free.Thursday February 07- 12:00 noon: Glenn Gould School StringEnsemble. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre-.~46WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM

Chamber Music Series -String Classics. Popularfavourites to rarities. Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231.Free.-12:15: Music at Metropolitan.Noon atMet Organ Recital- Patricia Wright, organ. 56Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free.- 1 :30: Women's Musical Club of Toronto.Karina Gauvin, soprano, Marie-Nicole Lemieux,contralto, & Michael McMahon, piano. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Bldg., U of T, 80 Queen'sPark. 416-923-7052. . *SOLD OUT*- 7:30: Marquee Productions. Singin' In theRain. Based on the MGM film, screenplay &adaptation by Betty Comden & Adolph Green.Nacio Herb Brown & Arthur Freed, songs. CityPlayhouse, 1 OOO New Westminster Dr.,Vaughan. 905-713-1040. ; (sr/child). Forcomplete run see music theatre listings.- 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. Faculty Concert Series: · Mark Chambers,cello, & Christina Petrowska Ouilico, piano.Works by Beethoven, Schumann, Part & Piazzolla.Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East,YU.4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. ; (st).Brahms: String Quartet in a, Op.51 /2. KikueiIkeda, Martin Beaver, violins; Kazuhide lsomura,viola; Clive Greensmith, cello. Jane MallettTheatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27Front St. East. 416-366-7723, 800-708-6754.-; 18-35 pay your age; (st, accompanyingadult Y, price).- 8:00: Toronto Philharmonia Orchestra.Music of the Americas. Baker: Tum on yourcellphones; Pepin: Quasar Symphony; Hovhaness:Mysterious Mountain; Moncaya: Huapango;Bernstein: West Side Story Medley. KerryStratton, conductor. George Weston Recital Hall,Toronto Centre For the Arts, 5040 Yonge St.416-872-1111 /416-870-8000. -$ 59; -(sr).- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Mahler Symphony 9. Magnus Lindberg: NewWork (Canadian premiere); Mahler: Symphony#9. Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor. Roy ThomsonHall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -3.- 8:00: Via Salzburg. Movement. Works byDvorak, R. Strauss, & Stravinsky. GiuseppeCondello, corporeal mime artist; Mayumi Seiler,artistic director. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 FrontSt. West. 416-205-5555. ; (sr); (st.wlD).11a.~;(} af tke 1111retc-1eal'..Thursday February 7 @ 8 pmToronto Centre for the ArtsWeston Recital Hall5040 Yonge StreetUust north of Sheppard)Kerry Stratton, conductorToronto Philharmonia OrchestraHovhaness: Mysterious MountainPepin: Quasar SymphonyMoncaya: HuapangoBernstein; West Side Story SuiteWhere will the music take you? Music inspired by and composed in the New World.TICKETS: Adults //, Seniors /.50/www.torontophil.on.ca416-733-0545- 8:00: Music Toronto. Ouartet Series -TokyoOuartet. Haydn: String Quartet in C, Op.50/2;Auerbach: String Quartet #2 (Primordial Light);S'f'U#~ S~ SattmpresentsTheCerberus EnsembleBeethoven: String Quartet;Schumann: Piano Qintet;Kuerti: String QuartetSunday February 3, 2008 3pmHeliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton AvenueCQNST~NTINQPLEPR._ESENTS ''AY!! AMOR .. :'February 8 & 9, 2008 at 8 pmThe Toronto Consort is proud to present therenowned Montreal-based ensemble Constantinople which,since its founding in 1998, has earned an internationalreputation for its unique juxtaposition of medieval music andthe living traditions of the Middle East, especially the classicalPersian tradition. Led by master setar player Kiya Tabassian,in "Ay! I Amor ... " the ensemble weaves a tapestry of lovesongsfrom Persia, Armenia, Iberia and the French trouvererepertoire, with special guest singer and collaboratorFrani;:oise At/an, whose own Judea-Berber roots have givenher a deep affinity for Mediterranean singing traditions.www.torontoconsort.orgD EC EMBER 1 2007 - F EBRUARY 7 2008WWW. TH EWHOLENOTE. COM

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