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Volume 18 Issue 5 - February 2013

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W. 416-755-1717. . Also Feb 21-24, 27,28, Mar 1, 2; start times vary. SOLD OUT.• 7:30: Toronto Opera Repertoire. TheBarber of Seville. See Feb 15.• 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Jorge Miguel Flamenco/Lula ArtsCentre. Una Vez, Cada Mes. Original, traditionaland contemporary flamenco music anddance. Jorge Miguel, flamenco guitar. LulaLounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307.; free(child).• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. LoveWill Keep Us Together. Also 2:00. See Feb 19.Thursday February 21• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Vocal Music Series: Of Love and Longing: Songsof Richard Strauss. COC Ensemble Studio artistsperform Strauss arias and songs.• 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon atMet. Andrew Adair, organ. Metropolitan UnitedChurch, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26.Free.• 12:30: Nine Sparrows/Christ Church DeerPark. Lunchtime Chamber Music Series: RisingStars Concert. Performance students from theUniversity of Toronto Faculty of Music. ChristChurch Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free, donations welcome.• 7:00: Syrinx Concerts Toronto. FundraisingGala: Dave Young Trio & the Music of OscarPeterson. Robi Botos, piano; Dave Young,bass; Terry Clarke, drums. Heliconian Hall, 35Hazelton Ave. 416-654-0877. . Includessilent auction, reception and wine bar.• 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. A Day inHollywood, A Night in the Ukraine – The MGMRevue. See Feb 20.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Diana Krall: Glad Rag Doll Tour.Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St. 416-872-4255.–0. Also Feb 22.• 8:00: Joe Nadurata and Linda ShumasPresent. Duo: Mechant. Works by Bach,Beethoven, Rachmaninoff and Coulthard. JoeA. Concerts in the GTANadurata, viola; Linda Shumas, piano. St.Patrick’s Church, 131 McCaul St. 416-465-4455. .• 8:00: Music Gallery/Barbara Lindenberg.Another Thousand Mountains. Music and dancecollaboration, performed by Jennifer Helland,• 8:00: Scarborough Music Theatre.Sweeney Todd. See Feb 7.• 8:00: Tafelmusik. Mozart Requiem. Mozart:Requiem; Ave verum corpus; and selection of17th and 18th century motets. Nathalie Paulin,soprano; Laura Pudwell, mezzo; LawrenceWiliford, tenor; Nathaniel Watson, baritone;Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Choir, IvarsTaurins, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St.W. 416-408-0208. -; -(sr); -(35 and under). Also Feb 22, 23, 24(mat).Friday February 22• 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. PianoPotpourri. See Feb 1.• 7:30: Alliance Française de Toronto.Jazzmen sans frontiers. Eric St. Laurent, guitars;Michel DeQuevedo, percussion. 24 SpadinaRd. 416-922-2014 x35. ; (sr/st/child).• 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. La clemenzadi Tito. See Feb 3.• 7:30: Toronto Opera Repertoire. Tales ofHoffman. See Feb 13.• 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. GabrielProkofiev: From Chamber to Electronica. Worksby G. Prokofiev, Bryars and J. Goldsmith.Andrew Burashko, piano; Benjamin Bowman,violin; Robert Carli, saxophone and clarinet;Steven Dann, viola; Gabriel Prokofiev, DJ/turntable;and others. Enwave Theatre, 231 QueensQuay W. 416-973-4000. -. Also Feb 23.• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. A Day inHollywood, A Night in the Ukraine – The MGMRevue. See Feb 20.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Diana Krall: Glad Rag Doll Tour.See Feb 21.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall andRoy Thomson Hall. Gabriela Martinez, piano.Works by Beethoven, Liszt, Rachmaninoff andSzymanowski. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 FrontSt. W. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Ladysmith Black Mambazo. RoyThomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255..50-.50.• 8:00: Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra.Oscar Winners: Music from the Movies.Selections from The King’s Speech, TheMagnificent Seven, Pirates of the Caribbean,The Mission and others. Sabatino Vacca, conductor.Martingrove Collegiate, 50 WintertonDr., Etobicoke. 416-239-5665. ; (sr);(st). 7:40: Pre-concert chat.• 8:00: Gallery 345. Ton Beau StringQuartet. Mendelssohn: String Quartet Op.13in a; Janáček: String Quartet No.1 “KreutzerSonata”; Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A. Emily Rho,piano. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. ;(sr); (st).• 8:00: Heliconian Club. Devotion andSeduction. Music that speaks of love. JanetCatherine Dea, soprano; Joyce Lai, violin;Jacqueline Leung, piano; Andrew Ogilvie, violin;Ian Clarke, viola; Helena Likwornik, cello. 35Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Living Arts Centre. Liberty Silver. RBCTheatre, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living ArtsDr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. -.• 8:00: Milton Concert Presentations. AnEsteemed Friend Returns. Brott Music FestivalOrchestra; Valerie Tyron, piano; Boris Brott,conductor. Milton Centre for the Arts, 1010Main St. E., Milton. 905-878-6000. ;(sr).• 8:00: Music Gallery/Barbara Lindenberg.See Feb 21.• 8:00: Musideum. Don Naduriak. Solo jazzpiano. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St.W. 416-599-7323. .• 8:00: Scarborough Music Theatre.Sweeney Todd. See Feb 7.• 8:00: Sine Nomine. Musica Yspanica:Spanish music of pilgrimage and praise. A selectionfrom the vocal and instumental repertoire ofmedieval Spain. St. Thomas’ Anglican Church,383 Huron St. 416-638-9445. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Tafelmusik. Mozart Requiem. SeeFeb 21.• 8:00: Via Salzburg. The Breath of Live.Mozart: String Quintet in g K516; Ho: FairMaiden from a Distant Land; VaughanWilliams: Phantasy Quintet. Mayumi Seiler, violinand leader. Rosedale United Church, 159Roxborough Dr. 416-972-9193. ; (under30); (st).Saturday February 23• 1:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Family Concert: Pictures at an Exhibition.Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr.Ravel). Matthew Romain, puppeteer; ShalomBard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 SimcoeSt. 416-593-4828 or 416-593-0688(Chinese).-. Also at 3:30.• 2:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 8:00. See Feb 1.• 2:00: Scarborough Music Theatre.Sweeney Todd. See Feb 7.• 3:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Family Concert: Pictures at an Exhibition. See1:30.• 4:00: Toronto Children’s Chorus. DanceAll Around the World. Songs and dancesfrom around the world. Judith Bean, CaroleAnderson, Elise Bradley, Matthew Ottoand Xavier Brossard-Ménard, conductors.Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 YongeSt. 416-932-8666 x231. ; (sr/st)(under 12).• 6:30: Canadian Opera Company. Tristanund Isolde. See Feb 2.• 7:00: Toronto Sinfonietta. Salute to theRising Stars. Gala concert of winners and finalistsof TS Concerto Competition for YoungMusicians. Matthew Jaskiewicz, conductor.Centre for the Arts, St. Michael’s CollegeSchool, 1515 Bathurst St. 416-488-8057. ;$18(st).• 7:30: ArtHouse. Festival Series: PianistAnnie Zhou and Cellist Daniel Hass in Concert.Queen Elizabeth Park Cultural Centre, 2302Bridge Rd., Oakville. 905-467-8551. .• 7:30: Jubilate Singers/Proyecto Altiplano.Vida, amor y muerte. Music from Latin America,featuring the poetry of Violeta Parra. Advis:Canto para una semilla; and other works. IsabelBernaus and Claudio Saldivia, conductors. GraceChurch on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-485-1988. ; (sr); (st).36 thewholenote.com February 1 – March 7, 2013

• 7:30: Mariposa In The Schools/EchoWomen’s Choir. Songs and Stories to Lift yourSpirit and warm your Heart: Benefit Concert.Songs, stories and music from India, Jamaica,Canada and elsewhere. See listings section D,“The ETCeteras,” under Galas & Fundraisers.• 7:30: Mississauga Choral Society Chorus/Mississauga Children’s Choir. Wish Upon aStar. Popular and inspirational music and dance.Guest: Paula Griffith, voice. Living Arts Centre,4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. -; (under 18).• 7:30: Music at Islington. Oscar Goes toChurch: Hymns on the Red Carpet. Celebratinghymns that have appeared in Oscar-winningfilms, with video clips and commentary. JohnDerksen, organ; Ted Wilson, commentator.25 Burnhamthorpe Rd. 416-239-1131. ;(st); free(under 12). Food bank donationswelcome.• 7:30: Scarborough Bluffs United Church.Stars of Tomorrow. Voice, piano and violin studentsfrom the Royal Conservatory’s YoungArtists Performance Academy. 3739 KingstonRd., Scarborough. 416-267-8265. ;free(under 12). Proceeds to Scarborough BluffsMusic, a community music school for kids.• 7:30: Toronto Opera Repertoire. TheBarber of Seville. See Feb 15.• 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 2:00. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. GabrielProkofiev: From Chamber to Electronica. SeeFeb 22.• 8:00: City of Brampton Concert Band. AWorld of Music. Musical journey of distinctivestyles from around the globe in celebrationof retiring music director Darryl Eaton and newmusic director Vince Gassi. Guests: BramptonYouth Concert Band; Con Brio Singers; WillSnodgrass Percussion Ensemble. Rose Theatre,1 Theatre Ln., Brampton. 905-874-2800. ;(sr/st); (under 12).• 8:00: Civic Light Opera Company. A Dayin Hollywood, A Night in the Ukraine – TheMGM Revue.• 8:00: Jazz Performance and EducationCentre (JPEC). Fourth Annual Jazz Gala:Celebrating Black History Month. Joe Sealy’sAfricville Stories: Joe Sealy, piano; JackieRichardson, vocals and narration; Paul Novotny,bass; Mike Murley, sax; also a salute toMotown with Soul Stew: Roberto Occhipinti,bass, Michael Dunston and Alana Bridgewater,vocals, John Johnson, sax, and others. GeorgeWeston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for theArts, 5040 Yonge St. 1-855-985-2787.0(includes pre-concert reception); 0(VIPwith pre and post-concert reception); (stwith ID).• 8:00: Music Gallery. Emergents IV: ShannonGraham and the Storytellers + Wesley Shen &Michael Macaulay. Fusco: Sonata for Bassoon;Southam: Glass Houses; Françaix: Deux Pièces;S. Graham: original compositions. 197 John St.416-204-1080. /(adv).• 8:00: Musideum. Lagoon Music: SeprewaAfrican Guitar-Harp Musical InstrumentLaunch. Fundraiser. Suite 133 (main floor), 401Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. By donation.• 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Bluebird North.Pop and folk. Blair Packham, host. ConservatoryTheatre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. .• 8:00: Scarborough PhilharmonicOrchestra. Warm Sounds for a Winter’s Eve.Works for wind ensemble. Rossini: Overture toL’Italiana in Algeri; Gounod: Petite Symphonie;Mozart: Serenade in E-flat K375; Grey: newwork. David McCartney, piano; St. Paul’sL’Amoreaux Wind Ensemble; Ronald Royer, conductor.St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Anglican Church,3333 Finch Ave. E. 416-429-0007. ;(sr); (st). 7:15: Pre-concert chat.• 8:00: Sony Centre for the PerformingArts. Celtic Woman: 2013 North AmericanTour. Chloe Agnew, Lisa Lambe, SusanMcFadden, and Máiréad Nesbitt. 1 Front St.E. 1-855-872-7669. .35-8.10. AlsoFeb 24.• 8:00: Tafelmusik. Mozart Requiem. SeeFeb 21.• 8:30: Cameron House Records/RegentPark School of Music. Deeply Rooted ConcertSeries. Whitney Rose, singer-songwriter; KaylaHowran, vocals. Back room, Cameron House,408 Queen St. W. 416-703-0811. Free, donationsto RPSM welcome. All proceeds to RPSM.• 9:00: Batuki Music Society. Tribute toMiriam Makeba Featuring Lorraine Klaasen.Celebration of Black History Month. LorraineKlaasen, voice; Assane Seck, guitar; SebastianAndrew Whiteman, bass; Moise Yawo, percussion.Ada Slaight Hall, Daniels Spectrum: aFebruary 1 – March 7, 2013 thewholenote.com 37

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