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Volume 13 - Issue 4 - December 2007

Sunday, February 24,

Sunday, February 24, 2008 8:00 P.M.FrancophoniaNadina Mackie Jackson, bassoon & Guy Few, trumpetLongtime friends and colleagues from Quebec and Ontario join forces to compose,conduct and perform powerful new works for solo trumpet and solo bassoon withorchestra. Featuring a new Double Concerto by Alain Trudel and solo works byMathieu Lussier, this concert covers a vast palette of French colour and virtuosity,from the coruscating chords of Debussy, fauvist colours of Jolivet to the Latin warmthof Lussier and wild energy of Trudel. A rare and thrilling opportunity to hear two ofthe finest wind soloists in company with the Toronto Chamber Orchestra.Thursday, February 28, 2008 8:00 P.M.David Rudder's Calypso JourneyWith Lord Superior & Drew GonsalvesRolling Stone proclaimed Toronto-based David Rudder as "a Trinidad national heroon the order of Marley in Jamaica, Fela in Nigeria and Springsteen in New Jersey"This three-time calypso monarch invites Trinidad's calypso legend Lord Superior andToronto's youthful calypsonian Drew Gonsalves to Glenn Gould Studio. Join threegenerations of performers as they reveal the hypnotic rhythms and power of thecalypso lyric, uncovering the roots of modern day soca, reggae, hip hop and rap.Tuesday, March 25, 2008 8:00 P.M.Toca Loca - the P*P ProjectGregory Oh, Aiyun Huang & Simon DockingWhen P*P meets pr*per, the only thing that becomes clear is that some boundariesare anything but! Listen to Toca Loca, the hardest hitting ensemble in Canada, asthey play a program of entirely new songs written especially for them. The cuttingedgeof Canada's composers write P*P influenced work, the all-stars of jazz throwtheir hats in the ring , and some of Canada's most interesting indie-rockers flex theircontemporary music chops.For complete details visitwww.glenngouldstudio.comTickets ( adult I student/seniors) can be purchased in the following ways:• In Person by visiting the Glenn Gould Stud io Box Office,at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front St. West, Toronto,during regular hours, 2:00 - 6:30 p.m., Mon-Sat. (except holidays)• By Phone: (416) 205-5555 or By Fax: (416) 205-5551• By Mail: Glenn Gould Studio Box Office,250 Front St. West., Toronto, ON , M5V 3G5• By Internet: visit www.glenngouldstud io.com..:.. 991 Fct••t -. ·. • Mcac radio one1m 11 radiot,.,-,~ 941 FGBC . • MGlenn Gould Studio, Canadian Broa dcasting Centre, 250 Front St. West, Toronto

wholenuteVolume 13, #4, December 1, 2007 - February 7, 200807 For Openers: Two-faced Janus; welcome to WholeNote's world08 THIS MONTH'S COVER: Choral Scene is king! Allan Fulker10 Discoveries: Editor's Corner David OldsBEAT BY BEAT (The Live Music Scene)12 Some Thing New Jason van Eyk14 Band Stand jack MacQuarrie16 World View Karen Ages18 On Opera Christopher Hoile20 Jazz Notes Jim Galloway21 Quodlibet Allan Fulker22 Early Music Frank NakashimaMUSICAL LIFE (1)23 We are all Music's Children m] BuellCALENDAR (Live Music Listings)24 Concerts: Toronto & GIA47 Concerts: Beyond the GIA52 Opera, Music Theatre and Dance: run details52 Jazz in the Clubs (listings)54 Announcements, Lectures, Workshops, ... EtceteraMUSICAL LIFE (2)57 Choral Q & A - William Woloschuk58 FEATURE: Recently in Town: Helmuth Rilling Pamela Margles60 BookShelf Pamela MarglesDISCOVERIES: records reviewed63 Vocal63 Early Music64 Classical and Beyond64 Modern and Contemporary65 Jazz & Improvised66 Pot Pourri67 Old Wine in New Bottles Bruce SurteesWATER MUSICLES Vfflli.GJU IN ROV IUilliNAftD LABl!iDll1OTHER ELEMENTS06 Contact Information and Deadlines23 Index of Advertisers56 Classified Ads60,61 WholeNote MarketPlaceIN THIS ISSUESondheim's Sweeneyspans dividepage 17D ECE MB ER 1 2007 - FEBR UA RY 7 2008Recently in TownRevealing Rillingpage 58Monthly contest:Music's Childpage 23WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM9,ve Ei toronto superstore ,Hi. ffi f"'1-1MV g1ftcard .E IVI"5

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