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Volume 16 Issue 10 - July/August 2011

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cert. Moira Nelson, harp/voice/guitar; ElenaJubinville, cello/voice/guitar. Benares HistoricHouse, 1507 Clarkson Rd. N., Clarkson. 905-615-4860. Pwyc; suggested donation.• 8:00: City of Toronto. Canada Day.Ray Robinson, King Sunshine. Mel LastmanSquare, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123.Free.• 8:00: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Canada Day: Luke Doucet and theWhite Falcon. Four-piece pop act featuringLuke Doucet and Melissa McClelland, vocals.Westjet Stage, 235 Queen’s Quay W. 416-973-4000. Free.• 9:30: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Canada Day: Esthero. Jazz-influencedelectronica. Westjet Stage, 235 Queen’s QuayW. 416-973-4000. Free.Saturday July 02See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer Music Festival;TD Toronto Jazz Festival• 8:00: Queen of Puddings Music Theatre.SVADBA – Wedding. New opera by CanadianA. Sokolovic; sung in Serbian with Englishsurtitles. Jacqueline Woodley, ShannonMercer, Laura Albino, Carla Huhtanen,Andrea Ludwig and Krisztina Szabo, voice;Dáirine Ni Mheadhra and John Hess, musicdirectors; Michael Cavanagh, stage director.Berkeley Street Theatre Downstairs, 26Berkeley St. 416-368.3110. .• 9:30: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Systema Solar. Afro-Caribbeanand Colombian music. Redpath Stage, 235Queen’s Quay W. 416-973-4000. Free.Sunday July 03See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Summer Music in the Garden; TD TorontoJazz Festival• 4:00: St. James’ Cathedral. TwilightRecital Series. Andrew Adair, organ. 65Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Free. AlsoJuly 10, 17, 24; 31, Aug 7, 21, 28; Sep 4.• 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers.Sacred music of Duke Ellington. BrianBarlow Big Band; guest: Heather Bambrick,vocals. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211.Freewill offering. (Part of TD Toronto JazzB. Concerts In The GTAFestival.• 5:00: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Moana & the Tribe. Reggae, funk andMaori rhythms. Redpath Stage, 235 Queen’sQuay W. 416-973-4000. Free.Monday July 04See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Music MondaysTuesday July 05• 1:00: St. James’ Cathedral. Music atMidday. Andrew Adair, organ. 65 Church St.416-364-7865 x231. Free.• 7:00: City of Mississauga. Mike Celia.Blend of rhythm and blues, pop and folk.Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Dr.905-896-5000. Free.• 7:00: Earl Bales Community Centre.Tuesday Night Live! Rhythm UmurishoToronto. Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre, EarlBales Park, 4169 Bathurst St. 416-392-3846. Free.Wednesday July 06• 5:00: University of Toronto. SummerCarillon Recital Series. Netherlands CarillonSchool, Frans Haagen, director. Soldiers’Tower (beside Hart House, 7 Hart HouseCircle). Memorial Room inside Soldiers’Tower open to visitors after the recital.416-978-0544. Free.• 7:00: Etobicoke Community ConcertBand. Concerts in the Park Series. Big bandand concert band repertoire. John EdwardLiddle, director. Applewood Park, 450 TheWest Mall, Etobicoke. 416-410-1570. Free.• 7:30: Artists’ Garden Cooperative.Plein Air Garden Concerts. Gospel, country,pop and jazz. Infinitely More. Garden andPavilion, 345 Balliol St. 416-487-0705.$10; (season pass for up to 9 events).• 8:00: Mississauga Symphony. MississaugaFood Bank Concert. Vocalists: RikEmmett, Michael Ciufo, Carol McCartney,Chuck Jackson, Suzie McNeil; and others;Mississauga Symphony Orchestra, JohnBarnum, conductor. Living Arts Centre,4141 Living Arts Centre Dr., Mississauga.905-306-6000. –0.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.A theatrical examination of gang violenceusing dancehall, hip hop and theatre.Plein AirGarden Salon ConcertsJoin usWednesday eveningsthstJuly 6 to August 317:30 – 9:00 pmin the garden, at theArtists’ Garden Cooperative345 Balliol St., TorontoSeat fee $10. To reserveseats call 416-487-0705Concert schedule atwww.artistsgardencoop.comRichard Stewart, Beryl Bain, Moui Nene,Quancetia Hamilton and Mavoori U.R.V.;Andrew Craig, choral direction; Laura Mullinand Chris Tolley, writers and directors.Walmer Baptist Church, 188 Lowther Ave.416-966-1062. $10/(adv). Also July7-10, 12-17. • 10:30pm: Toronto FringeFestival. The Giant’s Garden. Family musical.Laura Caswell; Michael MacLennan;Lucas Meeuse; Dale Miller; Jody Osmond;and others. George Ignatieff Theatre,15 Devonshire Place. 416-966-1062.$10/(adv). Also July 9, 11, 12, 14–16.Start time varies.Thursday July 07See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Summer Music in the Garden• 12:00 noon: Brampton Folk Club. In Concert.Moira Nelson, harp/voice/guitar; ElenaJubinville, cello/voice/guitar. Garden Square, 1Theatre Ln., Brampton. 647-233-3655. Free.• 7:30: North York Concert Band. InConcert. John Edward Liddle, conductor.Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-622-0825. Free.• 7:30: Whitby Brass Band. In Concert.Heydenshore Pavilion, 589 Water St., Whitby.905-666-2049. Free. Bring lawn chairsor blankets; inside in case of inclementweather. Also July 21; Aug 4, 18.• 8:00: Hypnotic Brass Ensemble. BulletproofBrass. Nine-piece brass band fusesjazz and hip hop. Great Hall, 1087 Queen St.W. 647-764-4418. /(adv).• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. A DepperKind of Love. A one-woman musical comedyabout loving Johnny Depp. Kat Leonard,writer and performer; Christopher Sawchyn,director. Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse,79A St. George St. 416-966-1062.$10/(adv). Also Jul 9, 11, 13, 15–17.Start times vary.• 9:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).Musician, artist and obsessive recyclerMark Sepic performs a one-man concertfeaturing his “junkestra” of tuneful trash.The Solo Room, Randolph Centre for theArts, 736 Bathurst St. 416-966-1062.$10/(adv). Also Jul 10, 11–14, 16–17.Start times vary.• 10:30pm: Toronto Fringe Festival.Grounded in Fantasy. A woman debilitatedby depression interacts with fantasy charactersfrom her mind. Live music by RyanWatson and Sean Graham. With ZaneBanyan, Ash Catherwood, Steve Ferguson,Natalie Morgan and Gráinne O’Flynn. PamelaBarker, director. Tarragon Theatre Mainstage,30 Bridgman Ave. 416-966-1062.$10/(adv). Also Jul 9–12, 15–16. Starttimes vary.Friday July 08• 7:30: Friends of the Museums of Mississauga.On the Verandah: East MeetsWest. Subhadra Vijaykumar, SteafanHannigan and Vikas Kohli. Benares HistoricHouse, 1507 Clarkson Rd. N., Mississauga.905-615-4860. Free.• 7:30: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Corazón de México. LosHomeless; Celso Piña the Accordion Rebel.Redpath and WestJet Stages, 235 Queen’sQuay W. 416-973-4000. Free.• 7:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. HeartStrings. A musical depicting the strugglesof an Irish family in the early 20th century.With Clemente Carrilo, Krista McNaughton,Frank Internicola, Mike X Wolf and others.Reynold Nathaniel, writer and director;Justine Cargo, director. Robert Gill Theatre,214 College St., 3rd floor. 416-966-1062.$10/(adv). Also July 9, 10, 13–15.Start times vary.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.Saturday July 09See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer MusicFestival• 12:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. HeartStrings. See July 8.• 3:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. A DepperKind of Love. See July 7.• 3:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. Groundedin Fantasy. See July 7.• 5:00 to 11:30: Hot Spot Summer atHarbourfront Centre. Corazón de México.Quique Escamilla; Dirty Maria; Nortec Collectivepresents Bostich & Fussible. Redpathand WestJet Stages, 235 Queen’s Quay W.416-973-4000. Free.• 5:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. The Giant’sGarden. See July 6.• 7:30: Opera by Request. Il Trovatore.Verdi. Steven Sherwood, tenor (Manrico);Carrie Gray, soprano (Leonora); Karen Bojti,mezzo (Azucena); Yevgeny Yablonovsky,baritone (Count di Luna); George Ossipov,bass (Ferrando); and others; William Shookhoff,piano and music director. CollegeStreet United Church. 452 College St. 416-455-2365. .• 8:00: Parya Trillium Foundation.Moshen Namjoo. Persian music fused withwestern styles. George Weston Recital Hall,Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St.1-855-985-2787/905-746-0202. -.Fundraiser for the Parya Trillium Foundation.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.Sunday July 10• 2:00: Starlight Cantonese Opera. AnnualRecital Performance. George WestonRecital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts,5040 Yonge St. 416-299-0720/416-918-6918. .• 4:00: Year of India. Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty,Smt. Devaki Pandit & Alam Khan.Indian classical music. Living Arts Centre,4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. –.• 4:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.• 7:30: City of Toronto. Sunday Serenades.Stiletto featuring June Garber. MelLastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123. Free.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. Groundedin Fantasy. See July 7.• 11:00pm: Toronto Fringe Festival.Heart Strings. See July 8.Monday July 11See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Music Mondays• 6:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. Grounded44 thewholenote.comJuly 1–September 7, 2011

in Fantasy. See July 7.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. The Giant’sGarden. See July 6.• 9:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. A DepperKind of Love. See July 7.• 9:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.Tuesday July 12• 1:00: St. James’ Cathedral. Music atMidday: Bach Series. Andrew Adair, organ.65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Free.• 3:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. The Giant’sGarden. See July 6.• 5:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.• 7:00: Earl Bales Community Centre.Tuesday Night Live! Garrison Creek. BarryZukerman Amphitheatre, Earl Bales Park,4169 Bathurst St. 416-392-3846. Free.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. Groundedin Fantasy. See July 7.Wednesday July 13• 12:00 noon: City of Toronto. FreshWednesdays: Farmers’ Market and LiveEntertainment. Suzie Vinnick, vocals andguitar. Mel Lastman Square, 5100 YongeSt. 416-392-8123. Free.• 5:00: University of Toronto. SummerCarillon Recital Series. Stefano Colleti, citycarillonneur, Douai, France. Soldiers’ Tower(beside Hart House). Memorial Room insideSoldiers’ Tower open to visitors after concert.416-978-0544. Free.• 5:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. A DepperKind of Love. See July 7.• 6:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. HeartStrings. See July 8.• 7:30: Artists’ Garden Cooperative.Plein Air Garden Concerts. BH Maitland,fingerstyle guitar. Garden and Pavilion, 345Balliol St. 416-487-0705. $10; (seasonpass for up to 9 events). • 8:00: JREM Entertainment. The Soundsof Madz. The Phillippine Madrigals Singers.Bluma Appel Theatre, St. Lawrence Centrefor the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 647-401-5818/416-366-7723. -.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.Thursday July 14See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Summer Music in the Garden• 12:00 noon: City of Toronto. TastyThursdays: Food and Music. The AbramsBrothers. Blues, country and folk-rock. MelLastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123. Free.• 12:00 noon: Toronto Fringe Festival.The Giant’s Garden. See July 6.• 4:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.• 7:00: Earl Bales Community Centre.Family Fun Summer Festival! Funky Mamas.Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre, Earl BalesPark, 4169 Bathurst St. 416-395-7873.Free.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. HeartStrings. See July 8.Friday July 15• 4:30: Toronto Fringe Festival. HeartStrings. See July 8.• 8:00: Brott Music Festival. Jan Lisiecki,piano. Mozart: Concerto No.21 in C “ElviraMadigan”; Liszt: Piano Concerto No.2 in A;R. Strauss: Rosenkavalier; Brahms: AcademicFestival Overture. National AcademyOrchestra, Boris Brott, conductor. GlennGould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-872-4255. .20; .55(sr).• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.• 8:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. The Giant’sGarden. See July 6.• 11:00pm: Toronto Fringe Festival. ADepper Kind of Love. See July 7.• 11:00pm: Toronto Fringe Festival.Grounded in Fantasy. See July 7.Saturday July 16See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer MusicFestival• 2:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. Groundedin Fantasy. See July 7.• 2:45: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.• 4:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. The Giant’sGarden. See July 6.• 5:15: Toronto Fringe Festival. A DepperKind of Love. See July 7.• 7:00 to 10:30: Hot Spot Summer atHarbourfront Centre. Colombian Colours:Il Diaspora Festival. NVOZ; Alfredo De LaFe. WestJet Stage, 235 Queen’s Quay W.416-973-4000. Free.• 8:00: Music Beyond. Leonard Gilbert,piano. Works by Ravel, Chopin, Beethovenand Franck. Leonard Gilbert, piano; AlinaLim, cello; Jodie Lee, piano. Victoria Chapel,University of Toronto, 73 Queen’s Park.416-519-4734. ; $10(st).• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.Sunday July 17See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Summer Music in the Garden• 12:00 noon: Toronto Fringe Festival. ADepper Kind of Love. See July 7.• 4:00: SDA Choral Ensemble. DeepRiver. Rhythms of Africa, spirituals, gospeland more. Genevieve Kibble, director.George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centrefor the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 1-855-985-2787. -.• 4:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. MarkSepic’s O.C.D. (Obsessive Creative Disorder).See July 7.• 6:00: Year of India. Tribute to Tagore.Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty, vocals; SandipGhosh, tabla; Goutam Das, keyboard; SujoyProsad Chatterjee, narrator; Janak KhendryDance Company; Justin Gray, bass. HamazkayinTheatre, 50 Hallcrown Pl. 416-623-6983/416-731-6192. -.• 7:30: City of Toronto. Sunday Serenades.National Band of the Naval Reserve.Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123. Free.• 8:00: Toronto Fringe Festival. Awake.See July 6.Monday July 18See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Music MondaysTuesday July 19See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Toronto Summer Music Festival• 1:00: St. James’ Cathedral. Music atMidday. Karen Beaumont, organ. 65 ChurchSt. 416-364-7865 x231. Free.• 7:00: Earl Bales Community Centre.Tuesday Night Live! West Jazz and SwingEnsemble. Barry Zukerman Amphitheatre,Earl Bales Park, 4169 Bathurst St. 416-392-3846. Free.Wednesday July 20See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer Music Festival;Toronto Summer Music Festival• 12:00 noon: City of Toronto. FreshWednesdays: Farmers’ Market and Live Entertainment.Elizabeth Shepherd, vocals andpiano. Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St.416-392-8123. Free.• 5:00: University of Toronto. SummerCarillon Recital Series. Eddy Mariën, citycarillonneur, Mechelen, Belgium. Soldiers’Tower (beside Hart House, 7 Hart HouseCircle). Memorial Room inside Soldiers’Tower open to visitors after the recital.416-978-0544. Free.• 7:30: Artists’ Garden Cooperative.Plein Air Garden Concerts. Julie McGregor,jazz vocals; Norman Amadio, keys. Gardenand Pavilion, 345 Balliol St. 416-487-0705.$10; (season pass for up to 9 events).Thursday July 21See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Toronto Summer Music Festival• 12:00 noon: City of Toronto. TastyThursdays: Food and Music. Aline Morales.Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123. Free.• 7:30: North York Concert Band. InConcert. John Edward Liddle, conductor.Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-622-0825. Free.• 7:30: Whitby Brass Band. In Concert.Heydenshore Pavilion, 589 Water St.,Whitby. 905-666-2049. Free.• 8:30: Hot Spot Summer at HarbourfrontCentre. Tirgan Iranian Festival. RastakEnsemble. WestJet Stage, 235 Queen’sQuay W. 416-973-4000. .Friday July 22See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer Music Festival;Toronto Summer Music Festival• 7:30: Friends of the Museums of Mississauga.On the Verandah. Rob Tardik, guitar.Benares Historic House, 1507 ClarksonRd. N., Mississauga. 905-615-4860. Free.• 8:00: Toronto Chinese Music School.Fifth Annual Grand Chinese Music Concert.Hong Mei Yu, erhu; Guo Chan Chen, gaohuand erhu; Macie Ho, pipa; and others. P.C.Ho Theatre, Chinese Cultural Centre ofGreater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E.,Scarborough. 905-489-1188/647-883-8596. –.Saturday July 23See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Capital One BlackCreek Summer MusicFestivalSunday July 24See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Summer Music in the Garden• 3:00: Hart House Singers. SummerRosé. Works by Bach, Brel, Chilcott andGershwin. Carolyn Shiau, piano; David Arnot-Johnston,conductor. Great Hall, 7 HartHouse Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. Fooddonations for U of T Foodbank welcome.• 7:30: City of Toronto. Sunday Serenades.Toronto All-Star Big Band. MelLastman Square, 5100 Yonge St. 416-392-8123. Free.Monday July 25See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Music MondaysTuesday July 26See Section A: Summer Festivals for:Toronto Summer Music Festival• 1:00: St. James’ Cathedral. Music atMidday. Andrew Adair, organ. 65 Church St.416-364-7865 x231. Free.• 7:00: Earl Bales Community Centre.Tuesday Night Live! Russian Folk Choir. BarryZukerman Amphitheatre, Earl Bales Park,4169 Bathurst St. 416-392-3846. Free.• 7:30: Rosano Coutinho. The CharlotteConcert. New works by D. Occhipinti, J.July 1–September 7, 2011 thewholenote.com 45

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