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Volume 18 Issue 5 - February 2013

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cultural hub in Regent Park, 585 Dundas St. E.416-948-4132. /(adv).Sunday February 24• 2:00: Civic Light Opera Company. A Day inHollywood, A Night in the Ukraine – The MGMRevue. See Feb 20. SOLD OUT.• 2:00: Corporation of Massey Hall andRoy Thomson Hall. Canadian Voices. DavidPomeroy, tenor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 FrontSt. W. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.• 2:00: Royal Conservatory. MazzoleniMasters: An Afternoon of Brass. Recital includingsonatas, trios and brass ensemble pieces.Christopher Gongos, horn; Andrew McCandless,trumpet; Gordon Wolfe, trombone; and GlennGould School students; guest: Vanessa Lee,piano. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.416-408-0208. .• 2:00: Toronto Opera Repertoire. Tales ofHoffman. See Feb 13.• 2:30: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 7:00. See Feb 1.• 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre.Musically Speaking Series. Sacred motets byGrandi, Cavalli, Sances and others. Bud Roach,A. Concerts in the GTAtenor; guests: Sara-Anne Churchill, organ, JustinHaynes, viola da gamba. St. David’s AnglicanChurch, 49 Donlands Ave. 416-464-7610.PWYC.• 3:00: Gallery 345. Jackson-de MargerieDuo. Works by Mendelssohn, Handel, Piazzolla,Stravinsky, Douglas and others. Fraser Jackson,bassoon, Monique de Margerie, piano; guest:Yao Guang Zhai, clarinet. 345 Sorauren Ave.416-822-9781. ; (sr); (st).• 3:00: Mooredale Youth Orchestras.Mooredale Youth Orchestras Play Mozartand Handel. Mozart: Symphony No.36 in CK425 ”Linz”; Kontretanz in G; Handel: Gavottefrom Il Pastor Fido; Masque Suite for Strings.Senior Orchestra and Junior Orchestra, WilliamRowson, conductor; Intermediate Orchestra,Clare Carberry, conductor. Laidlaw Auditorium,Upper Canada College, 200 Lonsdale Rd. 416-922-3714 x103. ; (sr/st).• 3:00: Musideum. Alain Klingler. Chanson.Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W.416-599-7323. . Also 8:00.• 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. Pathos andPower. Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No.1; Burge: TheCanadian Shield; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4.Danielle Lisboa, conductor. Toronto Centre forthe Arts, 5040 Yonge S. 416-467-7142. ;(sr); (under 18). 2:15: Pre-concert talk.• 3:00: Sony Centre for the PerformingArts. Celtic Woman: 2013 North AmericanTour. See Feb 23.• 3:30: Tafelmusik. Mozart Requiem. SeeFeb 21.• 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Twilight Recital. Simon Morley, organ. 65Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewilloffering.• 4:00: St. Philip’s Anglican Church. JazzVespers. Carol McCartney Quartet. 25 St.Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewilloffering.• 4:00: Vivace Vox/Toronto SingingStudio. Sondheim! Sondheim! Selections fromCompany, Into the Woods, Follies, SweeneyTodd and more. Linda Eyman, conductor. TrinitySt. Paul’s United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-455-9238. ; (sr/st).• 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. JazzVespers: Barry Elmes Quartet. Perry White,saxophone; Reg Schwager, guitar; SteveWallace, bass; Barry Elmes, drums. 1570Yonge St. 416-920-5211 x22. Free, donationswelcome.• 5:00: Nocturnes in the City. Anna Betka,Piano. Works by Beethoven, Bach, Schumann,Prokofiev and Smetana. St. Wenceslaus Church,496 Gladstone Ave. 416-789-5677. ;(st).• 7:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 2:30. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Musideum. Alain Klingler. Chanson.Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W.416-599-7323. . Also 3:00.Monday February 25• 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: Classical InstrumentalRecital. Featuring student soloists. TributeCommunities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade EastBldg., 4700 Keele St., 416-736-2100 x22926.Free.• 7:00: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Monday Evening Concerts: FêteGalante. French songs and short piano worksby Debussy, Fauré, Poulenc and Satie. LornaMacDonald, soprano; Henri-Paul Sicsic, piano.Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg., 80 Queen’sPark. 416-408-0208. ; (sr); (st).• 7:30: Associates of the TorontoSymphony Orchestra. Five Small Concerts:Splendid Moldists Through the Ages. Mozart:Flute Quartet No.1 in D K285; Britten: PhantasyQuartet in F for Oboe and String Trio Op.2;Puccini: Crisantemi Elegy for String Quartet;Holst: Fugal Concerto for Flute Oboe and StringsOp.40 No.2 H152; Borodin: String Quartet No.2in D. Hyung-Sun Paik and Sarah Boyer, violin;Kent Teeple, viola; William Findlay, cello; JulieRanti, flute; Keith Atkinson, oboe. Trinity-St.Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-282-6636.; (sr/st).• 8:00: Music Gallery/the artists. An Eveningwith Veda Hille: CD launch of “Peter Panties.”Veda Hille, singer-songwriter; Barry Mirochnik,drums; and others. Music Gallery, 197 John St.416-204-1080. .Tuesday February 26• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Piano Virtuoso Series: Reflections. Beethoven:Sonata No.31 in A-flat Op.110 (first movement);Chopin: Ballade No.3 in A-flat Op.47;Ravel: Miroirs; Rachmaninoff: Études-TableauxOp.39 No. 5. Connie Kim-Sheng, piano. RichardBradshaw Amphitheatre, 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 studios of Mike Cadó. TributeCommunities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade EastBldg., 4700 Keele St., 416-736-2100 x22926.Free.• 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Music at Midday. Simon Morley, organ. 65Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewilloffering.• 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. See Feb 1.• 8:00: Flato Markam Theatre. AmazingGrace: Nathaniel Dett Chorale and Elmer IselerSingers. Celebration of North American spirituals.171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham.905-305-7469. -.• 8:00: Gallery 345. Canadian ContemporaryMusic Workshop. Premieres for saxophone andelectronics by Canadian composers; also worksby Staniland and Leblanc. Wallace Halladay,saxophones. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781.; (sr); (st).Wednesday February 27• 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Noonday Organ Recitals. Andrew Adair, organ.1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.• 2:00: Civic Light Opera Company. A Day inHollywood, A Night in the Ukraine – The MGMRevue. Also at 8:00. See Feb 20.• 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. JazzSeries: Contemporary Conversations. Originalcompositions and jazz standards. Nancy Walker,piano; Kirk MacDonald, saxophone. RichardBradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centrefor the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 7:30: Junction Trio. Post-IndustrialWednesdays: Post-Industrial Dvořák! St. Anne’sChurch, 270 Gladstone Ave. 416-993-5883.By donation.• 7:30: Toronto Opera Repertoire. Tales ofHoffman. See Feb 13.38 thewholenote.com February 1 – March 7, 2013

• 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. Also at 2:00. See Feb 20.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.Schubert: Symphony No.6; Widmann: Lied; R.Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel. Roy Thomson Hall, 60Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. .50-$189.50.• 8:00: Koffler Centre of the Arts/AshkenazPost-Industrial Dvořák!TheJunctionTrioFoundation. Simja Dujov & Friends. Fusion ofLatin rhythms with electro-Klezmer, Balkan,Gypsy-punk and other genres. Simja Dujov,vocals/multi instruments/compositions; ChrisWeatherstone, saxophone; Jessica HanaDeutsch, violin; Demetri Petsalakis, guitar/strings; Max Senitt, drums; Sam McLellan, bass.Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307. /(adv).• 8:00: Rose Theatre Brampton. LadysmithBlack Mambazo. South African gospel music.1 Theatre Ln., Brampton. 905-874-2800.Wednesday, February 27730pmSt. Anne's Anglican Church270 Gladstone AvenueBy Donation / Free Parking / All-ages EventMore Info: thejunctiontrio.webs.com-.Thursday February 28• 9:00 am to 4:30: MusicFest Canada.Ontario Christian MusicFest. Performances, educationalclinics and workshops held throughoutthe day. Featuring concert bands, jazz ensembles,vocal groups, praise teams and others.Durham Christian Academy, 2038 Nash Rd.,Courtice. 905-718-8123. Free. Also Mar 1.• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Piano Virtuoso Series: Shades of Chopin.Chopin: Sonata No.3 in b Op.58; and otherworks. Justin Min, piano. Richard BradshawAmphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 12:10: University of Toronto Facultyof Music. Thursdays at Noon: Spotlight onOpera. Preview of Opera Division’s productionof Britten’s The Turn of the Screw, withexcerpts performed by the cast. Walter Hall,Edward Johnson Bldg., 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. Free.• 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon atMet. Taylor Sullivan, organ. Metropolitan UnitedChurch, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26.Free.• 12:30: Nine Sparrows/Christ Church DeerPark. Lunchtime Chamber Music Series. SophieBaird-Daniel, harp; Rebecca MacLeod, violin.Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free, donations welcome.• 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. World at Noon. Jeng Yi, Korean percussionand dance; guest: Joo Jyumg Kim,kayagum . Martin Family Lounge, 219 AccoladeEast Bldg., 4700 Keele St., 416-736-2100OperaYorkTh eMerryWidowpresentsx22926. Free.• 7:00: MusicFest Canada. Ontario ChristianMusicFest: Evening Concert/Drum Clinic.Eastview (Dave Espeut, vocals/keyboard/sax; Sam Campbell, guitar/synth/vocals; JohnWakaluk, bass/vocals; Dennis Ullman, drums/percussion); guest: Chester Thompson, drums.Durham Christian Academy, 2038 Nash Rd.,Courtice. 905-718-8123. Free.• 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. Faculty Concert Series: Barry Elmes.Barry Elmes, drums; Kevin Turcotte, trumpetand flugelhorn; Mike Murley, sax; RegSchwager, guitar; Steve Wallace, bass. TributeCommunities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade EastBldg., 4700 Keele St., 416-736-2100 x22926.; (st).• 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: Music Toronto. Quartet Series: FauréPiano Quartett. R. Strauss: Piano Quartet in cOp.13; Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition(arr. for piano quartet). Dirk Mommertz, piano;Erika Geldsetzer, violin; Sascha Froembling,viola; Konstantin Heidrich, cello. Jane MallettTheatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754.-; (st, accompanying adult halfprice); pay-your-age(ages 18-35, plus facilityand handling charges and HST). See ad page 40.• 8:00: Musideum. Sandra Taylor. Jazz andnew age music. Suite 133 (main floor), 401Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .• 8:00: Opera York. The Merry Widow.Franz Lehár’sWith orchestra, chorus and supertitlesGeoffrey Butler, Artistic DirectorThursday, February 28, 2013, 8:00 pmSaturday, March 2, 2013, 8:00 pmTickets: - ~ Students: Call 905.787. 8811 or visit http://rhcentre.caRichmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 3B7February 1 – March 7, 2013 thewholenote.com 39

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