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Volume 14 - Issue 1 - September 2008

... 1: CONCERTS: Toronto

... 1: CONCERTS: Toronto and GTA- 2:00: Debi Sander Walker Entertainment.Patsy Cline Meets The Royals. DebiSander Walker, vocalist; The Royals Swingband(Royal Regiment of Canada). ScarboroughCivic Centre, 150 Borough Dr. 905-275-4744. Free.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions. WeWill Rock You. See Sep 3.- 2:00 and 8:00: Dancap Productions.Jersey Boys. See Sep 2.- 2:30: U of T Faculty of Music. Buildingfor Tomorrow: Opera Tea. Students of theOpera Division, in recital. MacMillan TheatreStage, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. .- 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. Espanoleta -Chatham Baroque. Music from Spain & LatinAmerica. Guest: Danny Mallon, percussion. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen'sPark. 416-587-9411. ; (sr/st).- 3:00 & 7:00: The Rose Theatre. MenopauseOut loud. See Sep 16.- 4:00: All Saints' Kingsway AnglicanChurch. Trio Bravo. 2850 Bloor St. W. 416-233-1125. Freewill offering.- 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. TwilightRecital Series. Andrew Adair, organ. 65Church St. 416-364- 7865. Free.- 4:00: St. Olave's Anglican Church.Choral Evensong. Choir of St. Peter's Erindale.360 Windermere Ave. 416- 769-5686. Contributionsappreciated.- 4:00: St. Philip 's Anglican Church.Jazz Vespers. Roselyn Brown & Friends. 25St. Phillip's Rd. 416-247-5181. Pwyc.- 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. JazzVespers: lorne Lofsky & Rob Piltch, guitars.1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211. Free (donationswelcomed).- 7:00: Elmer lseler Singers. Visionary. Acelebration of Elmer lseler and the 1 Oth anniversaryof Lydia Adams as Artistic Director.Guest: Walter Pitman. Our Lady of PerpetualHelp, 78 Clifton Rd. 416-217·0537. ;(sr/st).- 7:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 7:00: St. Patrick's Parish Church. InauguralOrgan Concert. Performed on the newlyinstalled pipe organ, Opus 111 by Letourneau.Ken Cowan, organist. 5633 Highway 7,Markham. 905·294·5955. Free.- 8: 00: Roy Thomson Hall & MasseyHall. Regine Velasquez and Lani Misalucha.Philippine pop. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 SimcoeSt.416·872-4255. ·0.- 8:00: Small World Music Festival.Odessa Havana, with Oaddo. Al Green Thea·tre, Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre,750 Spadina Ave. 416·588·0307. .Monday September 22- 8:30: Small World Music Festival.little Cow. Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W.416·588·0307. ; (advance).Tuesday September 23-12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre ChamberMusic Series: Via Salzburg. Gershwin: Lullabyfor String Orchestra; Mozetich: Bassoon Cancer·to. Via Salzburg Chamber Orchestra; MayumiSeiler, director; guest: Michael Sweeney, bas·soon. Four Seasons Centre for the PerformingArts, 145 Queen St. W. 416·363-6671.Free.,.......,,-.=,,-~~ ~~~~~~~~~ -,St Patrick's ParishChurch5633 Highway 7, Markham, ONSeptember 21, 2008 7:00 P.M.Come and celebrate with us as we welcome Ken Cowanto play the inaugural concert on our newly installedpipe organ, Opus 111, by Letourneau. Seewww.stpatrick.on.ca for more information.This is a free event.- 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. Music atMidday Recital Series. Andrew Ager, organ.65 Church St. 416-364- 7865. Free.- 8:00: Dan cap Productions. Jersey Boys.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Dirty Dancing.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 9:00: Small World Music Festival.Baba Zula, with DJ Medicineman. Lula Lounge,1585 Dundas St. W., 416-588-0307. ;$ 20(advance).Wednesday September 24- 12:30: Yonge-Dundas Square. Serenadesin the Square. Peter Elkas, singer-songwriter.1 Dundas St. E. 416-979-9960. Free.- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonhour Recital. Angus Sinclair,organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions.Dirty Dancing. See Sep 2.- 2:00 and 8:00: Dan cap Productions.Jersey Boys. See Sep 2.- 7:00: Tafelmusik. Viva L 'Italia.Veracini: Ouverture in F, Op.6, No.4; VivaldiViolin Concerto in B-flat, RV 369; Geminiani:Concerto grosso in d, "La Follia" (after Corelli,Op.1 No.12). Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra;Stefano Montanari, violin; Jeanne Lamon, director.Trinity-St.Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St.W. 416-964-6337. -; -(sr);-(30 and under).- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. We WillRock You. See Sep 3.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Lang Lang Plays Tan Dun. Rimsky-Korsakov:Capriccio espagnol; Tchaikovsky: Francesca daRimini; Stravinsky: Scherzo fantastique; TanDun: Piano Concerto (Canadian premiere). LangLang, piano; Peter Oundjian, conductor. RoyThomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828.-2.- 8:30: Small World Music Festival.Savina Yannatou, with Musica Nuda. LulaLounge, 1585 Dundas St. W., 416-588-0307.; (advance).Thursday September 25- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Piano VirtuosoSeries. Prokofiev: Piano Sonatas Nos. 1 and2. Alexander Seredenko, piano. Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 QueenSt. W. 416-363-6671. Free.- 12: 10: U ofT Faculty of Music.ForgottenPercussion. OMA percussion students;John Brownell, director. Walter Hall, 80Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free.-12:15: Metropolitan United Church .Noon at the Met. Ashley Tidy, organ. 56Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free.- 12:15: St. John's Anglican York Mills.Music on the Hill. Jazz and gospel. Mood Indigo.19 Don Ridge Dr. 416-225-6611. Free.- 2:00: Northern District Library. OrchardviewersProgram. Master Class Players.40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free.- 7:00: Artwalk, The St. Clair Arts Festival& Studio Tour. Fundraising Jazz Concert.Kevin Turcotte, trumpet; Kenny Kirkwood,saxophone; Meirion Kelly, trombone;Robi Botos, piano; Artie Roth, bass; DanielBarnes, drums, Ben D'Cunha, voice. St. MatthewsUnited Church, 729 St. Clair Ave. W.647-406-3979. .- 7:00: Small World Music Festival.Autorickshaw, with Gordon Sheard. LulaLounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307.- 8:00: Dan cap Productions. Jersey Boys.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions . Dirty Dancing.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. We WillRock You. See Sep 3.- 8:00: Tafelmusik. Viva L 'Italia. See Sep24.- 8:30: Small World Music Festival.Jason Wilson CD Release: "Peacemaker'sChauffeur. "Guests: Pee Wee Ellis, BrinsleyForde and Ernest Ranglin. Hugh's Room, 2261Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. ; (advance).Friday September 26-12:15: St. Andrew's United Church.Noonhour Recital. Charles Udell, organ. 32Main Street N., Markham. 905-294-0351.Free.- 7:30: U of T Faculty of Music. FacultyArtist Series. Sonatas by Schnittke and Rachmaninoff.Shauna Rolston, cello; Lydia Wong,piano. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. ; (sr/st).36

- 8:00: Dancap Productions. JerseyBoys. See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Dirty Dancing.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. We WillRock You. See Sep 3.- 8:00: Music Gallery. CD Release: "CallingOut. "Fembots. Experimental instruments.197 John St. 416-204-1080. ; (advance).- 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall & MasseyHall. Lang Lang, piano. Recital includes Schubert:Piano Sonata No.20 in A, 0.959; Bart6k:Piano Sonata; Debussy: Preludes; Chopin: Polonaisein A Flat, Op.53 "Heroic". Roy ThomsonHall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.- 8:00: Tafelmusik. Viva L 'Italia. See Sep24 (30 and under pwyc).- 8:30: Small World Music Festival.Jason Wilson CD Release: "Peacemaker'sChauffeur. "Guests: Pee Wee Ellis, BrinsleyForde and Ernest Ranglin. Hugh's Room, 2261Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. ; (advance).- 9:00: Small World Music Festival.Eccodek CD Release: "Shivaboom''. Guests:Kiran Ahluwalia and DJ Medicineman. DrakeHotel, 1142 Queen St. W. 416-532-4032.SaturdaySeptember 27- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions.Dirty Dancing. See Sep 2.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions.Spamalot. See Sep 9.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions. WeWill Rock You. See Sep 3.- 2:00 and 8:00: Dancap Productions.Jersey Boys. See Sep 2.- 7:00: Kidney Foundation of Ontario.Vocaleidoscope. Arias, art-songs and cabaret.Aviva Fortunata Wilks and Stephania Romaniuk,sopranos; Nathalie Doucet-Lal kens, piano.St. James United Church, 400 BurnhamthorpeRd. 416-445-0372. ; $ 25(families);Pwyc(students). Proceeds to the Kidney Foundationof Ontario.- 7:30: Jazz in the Lakeshore. Tim Elliott,piano. St. Paul's United Church, 85 Thirty­First St.416-201-0705. .- 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall & MasseyHall. Cesaria Evora with Nikki Yanofsky. Mor·na from Cape Verde. Massey Hall, 15 ShuterSt. 416-872-4255. -.- 8:00: Small World Music Festival. OneVoice. Enwave Theatre. 231 Queen's QuayW.416-973-4000. .- 8: 00: Tafelmusik. Viva L 'Italia. See Sep24.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Lang Lang. Rossini: Overture to William Tell;Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2; Tchaikovsky:Piano Concerto No. 1. Lang Lang, piano; PeterOundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -8.Sunday September 28- 11 :OOam to 6:00: Word on the Street.City TV Main Stage. DJ Billy Bryans; TapestryNew Opera Works; Cheri Maracle; The MicahBarnes Trio; Johannes Linstead, Guitar of Fire;Liam Titcomb and friends; Lian Hua ArtsGroup; and Evalyn Parry and Her Fine Band.Queen's Park Cresc. and Wellesley St. E. 416-504-7241. Free.- 2:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Or·chestra. Young Artist Concert. Ridout:SEPTEMBER 1 - O CTOBE R 7 2008Fall Fair; Schumann: Piano Concerto in a;Donizetti: Prendi, per me sei libero; Mendelssohn:Violin Concerto in e; Beethoven:Piano Concerto No.1 . CBSD/RCM ConcertoCompetition finalists: Jennifer Liu, An·nie Zhou, pianos; Ema Nikolovska, violin;Jenavieve Moore, voice; Norman Re·intamm, conductor. Scarborough CivicCentre, 150 Borough Dr. 416-879-5566.Free.- 2:00: Off Centre Music Salon. TorontoSalon: Streetcar 501 Stops at Off Centre.Works by Colgrass, Freedman, Louie, Rolfe,Schafer, and Tiefenbach. Shannon Mercer,soprano; Krisztina Szabo, mezzo; OlivierLaquerre, baritone; Jacques lsraelievitch, via·lin; Michael lsraelievitch, marimba; JosephMacerollo, accordion; lnna Perkis, BorisZarankin, artistic directors, pianos. GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-205-5555. ; (sr/st).- 2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music.Great Artist Series. Haydn: Trumpet Cancer·to; Mozart: Symphony No.41 "Jupiter". RCMSymphony Orchestra; Andrew Mccandless,trumpet; Mario Bernardi, conductor. MazzoleniHall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-2825.; (sl).- 2:00: St. Anne's Anglican Church. 100Years of Great Music. St. Anne's Choirs. 270Gladstone Ave. 416 922 4415. Freewill offering.- 2:00 & 7:00: Mirvish Productions.Spamalot. See Sep 9.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions. WeWill Rock You. See Sep 3.- 2:00 and 8:00: Dancap Productions.Jersey Boys. See Sep 2.- 3:00: Fiddles & Frets Music Productions.Parlour Sessions: Intimate & Interactive.John Finley, singer; Michael Fonfara,keyboard. Earthsong Store and School, 2436Kingston Rd. 416-264-2235. (with re·freshments).- 3:00: Hart House. Sunday Concerts: SaraBuechner, piano. Works by Bach-Busoni, Mo·zart, Gershwin, and Suesse. 7 Hart HouseCircle. 416-978-2452. Free.- 3:30: Tafelmusik. Viva L 'Italia. See Sep24.- 4:00: St. James' Cathedral. TwilightRecital Series. Andrew Ager, organ. 65Church St. 416-364- 7865. Free.- 7:00: Royal Conservatory of Music.Hafnarfjordur Opera Chorus. Elin Osk Dskar·dottir, conductor. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273Bloor Street W. 416-762-8627. ; .- 8:00: Music Gallery. Jozef van Wissem.Improvisation and Renaissance lute. Guests:Colin Fisher, saxophone and guitar; BrandonValdivia, drums. 197 John St. 416-204-1080.; O(sr); (st).- 8:30: Small World Music Festival. Corde Plena. Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W.416-588-0307. .- 9:00: Small World Music Festival.Toubab Krewe. Guest: DJ Medicineman. GladstoneHotel 1214 Queen St. W. 416-531 ·4635. ; (advance).Tuesday September 30WWW. THEWHOLENOTE.COM- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Vocal Series:Songs of Russia. Members of the CDC Ensem·ble Studio; Liz Upchurch, piano. Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 QueenSt. W. 416-363 -6671 . Free.- 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. Music atMidday Recital Series. Victoria Hathaway,oboe; and Edward Norman, organ.65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free.- 8:00: Dancap Productions. JerseyBoys. See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Dirty Dane·ing. See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 9:00: Small World Music Festival.Vieux Farke Toure. Guest: DJ Medicineman.The Mod Club, 272 College St. 416-588-4663. ; (advance).Wednesday October 01- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre World MusicSeries: A Tapestry of Indian Rhythm. BageshreeVaze, dancer/choreographer; VineetVyas, tabla. Four Seasons Centre for the PerformingArts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231.Free.- 12:30: Yorkminster Park BaptistChurch. Noonhour Recital. William Maddox,organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.- 2:00 & 8:00: Mirvish Productions.Dirty Dancing. See Sep 2.- 2:00 and 8:00: Dancap Productions.Jersey Boys. See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. We WillRock You. See Sep 3.- 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Ute Lemper Sings Kurt Weill. Weill: The SevenDeadly Sins; Shostakovich: SymphonyNo.11 "The Year 1905." Ute Lemper, vocalist;Hudson Shad, vocal quartet; PeterDundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall,60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. -2.Intermission chat.Thursday October 02- 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Dance Series:Up Close and Intimate. Classical and contempo·rary dance. ProArteDanza. Four Seasons Centrefor the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W.416-363-8231. Free.- 12:15: Metropolitan United Church.Noon at the Met. Matthew Coons, organ. 56Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free.- 12:15: St. John's Anglican York Mills.Music on the Hill. Songs of love and longing.Brett Higgins, double bass; Joe Schwarz, gui·tar & mandolin. 19 Don Ridge Dr. 416-225-6611. Free.- 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. Words andMusic. Texts by Ginsberg, Ondaatje, Proust,Vanderhaeghe, Young and Kleinzahler. Music byGoldsmith, Franck, Mercer, Lewis andRutledge. Andrew Burashko, piano; StephenSitarski, violin; Justin Rutledge, guitar; MichaelDndaatje, reader; and others. Enwave Theatre,231 Queen's Quay W. 416-973-4000. ·.- 8:00: Dan cap Productions. Jersey Boys.See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Dirty Dane·ing. See Sep 2.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. Spamalot.See Sep 9.- 8:00: Mirvish Productions. We Will RockYou. See Sep 3.- 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall & MasseyHall. lucchero "All the Best Tour". Italianblues. Massey Hall, 15 Shuter St. 416·Qf.f Centre Music Salon· 14th Seasqn2 Q Q 8i ©Oo9any firsts

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