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Volume 18 Issue 5 - February 2013

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Linares, viola; Jesús

Linares, viola; Jesús Morales, cello. KWCMSMusic Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr); (st).Tuesday February 05• 12:00 noon: Brock University Departmentof Music. Music@Noon: Faculty Recital. TimWhite, trumpet; Karin Di Bella, piano. ConcordiaSeminary Chapel, 500 Glenridge Ave., St.Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3817. Free.Wednesday February 06• 12:00 noon: Midday Music with Shigeru.Music for Valentine. Margo Levae, soprano;Michael Robert-Broder, baritone; WilliamShookoff, piano. Hi-way Pentecostal Church,50 Anne St. N., Barrie. 705-726-1181. ;free(st).• 7:30: Aeolian Hall. Share the Man:Honouring Jack Richardson. FeaturingFanshawe College music industry arts students.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950.; (st).Thursday February 07• 12:00 noon: University of Guelph Collegeof Arts. Thursday at Noon Concert Series.Chris Coole, clawhammer banjo; Max Heineman,string bass; John Showman, fiddle. GoldschmidtRoom, 107 MacKinnon Bldg., 50 Stone Rd. E.,Guelph. 519-824-4120 x52991. Free.• 7:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Bollywood and Beyond: Master and Icons ofIndian Musical. Trichy Sankaran, mridangam;Suba Sankaran, voice; Edwin Outwater, conductor.Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts,36 King St. W., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or1-888-745-4717. . Also Feb 8.• 7:30: Performing Arts Aylmer. Alex Cuba:“Ruida en el Sistema” Album Launch Tour. AlexCuba, guitar. Old Town Hall, 38 John St. S.,Aylmer. 519-765-1616. .• 8:00: NUMUS Concerts. Schola MagdalenaSings Medieval and Modern. Works forwomen’s voices by von Bingen, Pérotin andDuruflé; new works by M. Bunce, E. Walker andS. Martin. Guest: Ben Grossman, hurdy gurdy.The Jazz Room, 59 King St. N., Waterloo. 519-896-3662. ; (sr); (st rush). Also Feb8 (Toronto).Friday February 08• 7:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Bollywood and Beyond: Master and Icons ofIndian Musical. See Feb 7.• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. A Prime Time Valentine.Prime Time Big Band; Gina Farrugia, vocals.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950./(adv).Saturday February 09• 10:00 am: Kitchener-Waterloo SymphonyBrass Quintet. Kinderconcert Series: BuzzingBrass. Children’s concert featuring brass instruments.Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts,36 King St. W., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or1-888-745-4717. ; (under 12). 9:00:Free pre-concert activities. Also at 11:00am andFeb 2 (Waterloo, at 10:30am).• 11:00 am: Kitchener-Waterloo SymphonyBrass Quintet. Kinderconcert Series: BuzzingBrass. See 10:00am.• 7:30: Barrie Concerts. The Glory OfBaroque London. Tafelmusik; guest narrator:R.H. Thompson. Hi-way Pentecostal Church,50 Anne St. N., Barrie. 705-726-1181. Bysubscription.B. Concerts Beyond the GTA• 7:30: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.Pops Series: Diana Panton. Diana Panton, jazzvocals; Don Thompson, bass and piano; RegSchwager, guitar; Guido Basso, trumpet andflugelhorn; James Sommerville, conductorand host. Hamilton Place, 1 Summers Ln.,Hamilton. 905-526-7756. -; -(sr); (under 35).• 7:30: Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine andPerforming Arts, Brock University. AvantiChamber Singers: Bach and Schubert. St.Barnabas Anglican Church, 31 Queenston St.,St. Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3817. ;(sr/st); (under 13/eyeGo).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Cecilia String Quartet with DavidSamuel, Viola. Mozart: Quintet in D K593;Brahms: Quintet Op.111 in G; Beethoven:Quartet Op.59 No.2 in e. KWCMS Music Room,57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673.; (sr); (st).Sunday February 10• 2:00: Concert Association of Huntsville.Fung-Chiu Duo. Works for one piano, fourhands. Trinity United Church, 33 Main St. E.,Huntsville. 705-781918. ; free(18 andunder).• 3:00: Guelph Concert Band. SymphonicDances. Collaborative performance featuringa wide variety of dance styles. Saint-Saëns:Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah; Bernstein:selections from West Side Story; and otherworks. Guests: Flying Dance Company;Invoketress Dance Company; Royal CityAcademy of Irish Dance; Royal City School ofBallet; Strictly Rhythm. Main Stage, River RunCentre, 35 Woolwich St., Guelph. 519-824-4120 x73660. ; (sr/st); (eyeGO/under 12).• 3:00: Nota Bene Baroque. If Music be theFood of Love. Works by Schmelzer, Legrenzi,Buonamente, Fux and Bernier. StephanieKramer, soprano; Nota Bene Baroque Orchestra,Borys Medicky, director. Registry Theatre, 122Frederick St., Kitchener. 519-578-1570. ;(sr); (under 18).• 3:00: Wellington Winds. Great Cities.Works by Husa, Wagner, Strauss, Dello Joio,Tchaikovsky, Vaughan-Williams and Kander andEbb. Daniel Warren, conductor; guest: DanielLichti, bass-baritone. Knox Presbyterian Church,50 Erb St. W., Waterloo. 519-579-3097. ;(sr); free(st). Also Feb 3 (Kitchener).Tuesday February 12• 12:00 noon: Brock University Departmentof Music. Music@Noon: Piano, voice andinstrumental students. Concordia SeminaryChapel, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines.905-688-5550 x3817. Free.Wednesday February 13• 2:30: Seniors Serenade. Marty Smyth Trio.Central United Church, 54 Ross St., Barrie.705-726-1181. Free.• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo ChamberMusic Society. Aviv String Quartet. Schubert:Quartet No.12 “Quartettsatz”; Quartet No.13“Rosamunde”; Quartet No.14 “Death and theMaiden.” KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St.W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr);(st).Thursday February 14• 12:00 noon: University of Guelph Collegeof Arts. Thursday at Noon Concert Series:Romance on the Road. Benjamin Covey, baritone;Anna Ronai, piano. Goldschmidt Room,107 MacKinnon Bldg., 50 Stone Rd. E., Guelph.519-824-4120 x52991. Free.• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Aviv String Quartet with RachelMercer, Cello. Schubert: Quartet No.15 in G;Quintet in C. KWCMS Music Room, 57 YoungSt. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ;(sr); (st).Friday February 15• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Life is a Cabaret.Fundraiser featuring cabaret songs from France,Germany, Spain, Russia, England and America.Students of the voice studio of Christiane Riel.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950. Bydonation; proceeds to Aeolian Hall.Saturday February 16• 2:00: Hart House Orchestra. A benefitconcert for St. George’s Cathedral &Canadian Diabetes Association sponsoredby Conservatory Pond. Schumann: SecondSymphony; Beethoven: King Stephen Overture;Copland: Clarinet Concerto. Phil Lam, clarinet;Henry Janzen, conductor. St. George’sCathedral, 270 King St. E., Kingston. 613-384-9374. ; (st/sr). Also Feb 14 (Toronto)• 2:00: Peterborough Singers. Beatles 2.Barry Haggarty and Bob Bulger, guitar; AndrewAffleck, bass guitar; Curtis Cronkwright,drums; Paul Grecco, keyboard; Sydney Birrell,conductor; guest: Mike Melnik, emcee.Calvary Church, 1421 Lansdowne St. W.,Peterborough. 705-745-1820. ; (st).• 7:30: Gallery Players of Niagara/NiagaraArtists Company. Movie Night. Screening ofF. W. Murnau’s silent film Sunrise (1927) withaccompanying improvised music. Douglas Miller,flute; Eric Mahar, guitar; Penner MacKay, percussion.Niagara Artists Centre, 354 St. Paul’sSt., St. Catharines. 905-468-1525. -.• 7:30: Grand Philharmonic Choir. ThePassion of Joan of Arc. 1928 silent film setto new work by R. Einhorn: Voices of Light.TACTUS vocal ensemble, Kitchener-WaterlooSymphony, Mark Vuorinen, conductor. Centre inthe Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener. 519-578-1570. ; (under 20).• 7:30: Orillia Wind Ensemble. WinterConcert: Celebrating talented OWE soloists.Shaw: concerto for Clarinet; and other works.St. Paul’s United Church, 29 Park St. W.,Dundas. 705-326-8011. ; (sr); (st).• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Sarah Slean with Strings.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950./(adv).Sunday February 17• 1:00: Aeolian Hall. Bobs & LoLo: NatureRocks! Children’s concert. 795 Dundas St. E.,London. 519-672-7950. .• 3:00: Grand River Chorus. HappyValentine’s Day. Songs of love and longing.Guest: Avery Kadish, vocals. St. Andrew’sUnited Church, 95 Darling St., Brantford. 519-753-3405. ; (sr/st); (high school st/child).• 7:30: Aeolian Hall. Ben Caplan, singersongwriter.Guests: Olenka Krakus and JPHoe, singer-songwriters. Folk/indie-folk music.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950.$18/(adv); (st).• 7:30: Cuckoo’s Nest Folk Club. NualaKennedy CD Release Concert: “Noble Stranger.”Nuala Kennedy, voice and flute/penny whistle.Chaucher’s Pub, 122 Carling St., London. 519-473-2099. $18/(adv).Wednesday February 20• 12:00 noon: Music at St. Andrews. JessikaMonea, soprano; Matthew Whitfield, organist.St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 47 OwenSt., Barrie. 705-726-1181. ; free(st).Thursday February 21• 7:30: Centre for the Arts, BrockUniversity. Nathaniel Dett Chorale and ElmerIseler Singers: Amazing Grace. Selection ofNorth American spirituals. Sean O’SullivanTheatre, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines.905-688-5550 x3257 and 1-866-617-3257.; (st); (eyeGO).Friday February 22• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Janina Fialkowska,piano. Works by Grieg, Schubert and Chopin.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950./(adv); (sr); (st).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Tchaikovsky Festival Part 1: Epic Tchaikovsky.Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No.2 in G;Symphony No.5 in e. Yakov Kasman, piano;Edwin Outwater, conductor. Centre in theSquare, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717. -. AlsoFeb 23.Saturday February 23• 4:30: Christ Church Cathedral. TwilightOrgan Recital: The Power and the Poetry of theKing of Instruments. Works by Bach, Reger,Pepping and Willan. Michael Bloss, organ. 252James St., Hamilton. 905-527-1316 x220.Free.• 7:00: Bach Elgar Choir. CoronationAnthems. Music to mark the diamond anniversaryof Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’scoronation. Alex Cann, conductor; AngusSinclair, organ. Central Presbyterian Church,165 Charlton Ave. W., Hamilton. 905-527-5995. .• 7:30: London Pro Music. Strings & Voices.Aeolian Hall, 795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950. /(adv); (sr)/$18(adv);(st).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Janina Fialkowska, Piano. Schubert:Four Impromptus D935, Op.posth.142; Grieg:Lyric Pieces (four); Chopin: Polonaise in e-flatOp.26 No.2; Scherzos nos.4 and 1; Waltzin A-flat Op.64 No.3; Mazurkas in C and cOp.56 Nos.2 and 3. KWCMS Music Room, 57Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ;(sr); (st).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Tchaikovsky Festival Part 1: Epic Tchaikovsky.See Feb 22.• 8:00: Renaissance Singers. Tango Encore.An evening inspired by the dance music ofLatin America. Rotunda of Kitchener City Hall,200 King St. E., Kitchener. 519-745-0675.(adv only).Sunday February 24• 2:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Tchaikovsky Festival Part 2: IntimateTchaikovsky. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.1 ing; Rococo Variations. Denise Djokic, cello; EdwinOutwater, conductor. Centre in the Square, 101Queen St. N., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or1-888-745-4717. -.• 3:00: Guelph Symphony Orchestra.American Rhapsody. Bernstein: Overture toCandide; selections from Symphonic Dancesfrom West Side Story. Gershwin: Rhapsody inBlue; Copland: Appalachian Spring; Hoe-down44 thewholenote.com February 1 – March 7, 2013

from Rodeo. Amy Di Nino, piano; Judith Yan,conductor; guest: Guelph Youth SymphonyOrchestra, Chris Cigolea, conductor. River RunCentre, 35 Woolwich St., Guelph. 519-763-3000. ; (under 30); (under 12);(high school).• 3:00: John Laing Singers. Celebrate thePassion! 30th Anniversary Concert and Gala.Pärt: Te deum; Bergs: 30 Short Pieces forChamber Choir; and works by Mozart, Handel,Fauré. Guest: John Laing. Scottish Rite Club ofHamilton, 4 Queen St. S., Hamilton. 905-628-5238. ; (st).• 3:00: La Jeunesse Youth Orchestra. In TheSpotlight. LJYO soloists and sections performworks for violin, cello, flute and full orchestra.Port Hope United Church, 34 South St.,Port Hope. 1-866-460-5596. ; (st);(family).• 7:30: Cuckoo’s Nest Folk Club. BrotherSun. Folk, blues, rock, jazz and a cappella songs.Pat Wiktor, Joe Jencks and Greg Greenway.Chaucher’s Pub, 122 Carling St., London. 519-473-2099. $18; (adv).• 7:30: Sunfest. Ladysmith Black Mambazo.Aeolian Hall, 795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950. /(adv). SOLD OUT.• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Lafayette Quartet and MolinariQuartet 1. Schoenberg: Quartet in D (1897);Quartet No.4 (1937); Webern: LangsamerSatz; Quartet in D Op.28; Berg: QuartetOp.3. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St.W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr);(st).Monday February 25• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Jason Marsalis VibesQuartet. 795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950. /(adv).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo ChamberMusic Society. Lafayette Quartet andMolinari Quartet 2. Schoenberg: Quartet No.1in d; Quartet No.2; Webern: Five Movements;6 Bagatelles. Guest: Susan Young, soprano.KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St.W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr);(st).Tuesday February 26• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. What is So GreatAbout Beethoven? Marc Pierre Toth, piano.795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950./(adv); (st).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Lafayette Quartet and MolinariQuartet 3. Schoenberg: Quartet No.3; Webern:Quartet; Rondo; Berg: Lyric Suite. KWCMSMusic Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr); (st).Wednesday February 27• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Whitehorse: MelissaMcLelland and Luke Doucet. 795 Dundas St. E.,London. 519-672-7950. /(adv).Thursday February 28• 12:00 noon: University of Guelph Collegeof Arts. Thursday at Noon Concert Series:Continental Winds. Laurel Swinden, flute;Stephanie Mara, piano. Goldschmidt Room, 107MacKinnon Bldg., 50 Stone Rd. E., Guelph.519-824-4120 x52991. Free.• 7:30: Centre for the Arts, BrockUniversity. Ladysmith Black Mambazo. SeanO’Sullivan Theatre, 500 Glenridge Ave., St.Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3257 and 1-866-617-3257. ; (st); (eyeGO).Friday March 01• 8:00: Aeolian Hall. Scott Szeryk. Guest:Robbie Antone. 795 Dundas St. E., London.519-672-7950. /(adv); (sr/st).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Disney in Concert: Magical Music from theMovies. Multimedia presentation featuringDisney classics. Evan Mitchell, conductor.Centre in the Square, 101 Queen St. N.,Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717.-. Also Mar 2(mat and eve).Saturday March 02• 2:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Disney in Concert: Magical Music from theMovies. Also at 8:00. See Mar 1.• 7:00: Guelph Youth Singers. Shine on Me.Works by Szymko, Daley and spirituals includingShine on Me (arr. Dilworth). Calvary PentecostalAssembly Church, 127 Hespeler Rd.,Cambridge. 519-821-8574. ; (child).• 7:00: Ontario Gleaners. The Blazing Fiddles:A Musical Feast for the Ears. SpringdaleChristian Reformed Church, 1466 Side Rd. 5,Bradford. 519-624-8245. ; (family).• 7:30: Chorus Niagara. A Might Cry. Jenkins:The Armed Man – A Mass for Peace; Kositsky:A Mighty Cry. Program accompanied by visuals.Cathedral of St. Catherine of Alexandria,3 Lyman St., St. Catharines. 1-866-617-3257or 905-688-5550 x3257. ; (sr); (st).6:45: Pre-concert chat.• 7:30: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.Masterworks Series: Dvořák and Liszt. Dvořák:Symphony No.8; Liszt: Les Préludes; Smetana:Overture from The Bartered Bride. HamiltonPlace, 1 Summers Ln., Hamilton. 905-526-7756. -; -(sr); (under 35).• 7:30: Huronia Symphony Orchestra.Classical Favourites. Bach: Overture No.1 in C;Haydn: Symphony No.45; Mozart: SymphonyNo.40; Stamitz: Viola concerto in D. JaniceLaMarre, viola; Oliver Balaburski, conductor.Collier Street United Church, 112 Collier St.,Barrie. 705-721-4752. ; (st); (child).• 8:00: Da Capo Chamber Choir. Path ofMiracles. St. John the Evangelist, 23 Water St.N., Kitchener. 519-725-7549. ; (sr/st); (eyeGo/12 and under). Also Mar 3(mat,Waterloo ).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Disney in Concert: Magical Music from theMovies. Also at 2:00. See Mar 1.Sunday March 03• 2:00: Gallery Players of Niagara. Let’sTango. Works by Villa-Lobos, Piazzolla andJobim. Douglas Miller, flute; Timothy Phelan,guitar; Margaret Gay, cello. St. BarnabasChurch, 33 Queenston St., St. Catharines.905-468-1525. -.• 2:30: Georgian Music. Germany’s AtosPiano Trio. Works by Haydn, Cassado andSchubert. Central United Church, 54 Ross St.,Barrie. 705-726-1181. By subscription.• 3:00: Da Capo Chamber Choir. Path ofMiracles. Knox Presbyterian, 50 Erb St. W.,Waterloo. 519-725-7549. ; (sr/st);(eyeGo/12 and under). Also Mar 2(eve,Kitchener).• 3:00: Elora Festival Singers. Gloria Deo.F. Martin: Mass for Double Choir; and worksby Byrd, Sanders and Willian. Noel Edison, conductor.Church of Our Lady, 28 Norfolk St.,Guelph. 519-846-0331. .• 3:00: Georgian Bay Symphony. DanceForms. Byrd: Fantasias; Moulinié: Fantasias;and works by Haydn and Piazzolla. PaulEarle, George Willms and Brandon Chui, violin;Mateusz Swoboda, cello. Bruce CountyMuseum, 33 Victoria St. N., Southampton.416-372-0212. $18.50; (sr); (under 25).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Great Russian String Sextets. Rimsky-Korsakov: String Sextet in A; Rubinstein:String Sextet in D Op.97; Webern: LangsamerSatz; Quartet in D Op.28; Berg: QuartetOp.3. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St.W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ; (sr);(st).Search listings by genre onlineat thewholenote.comJOHNLAINGSINGERS with Artistic Director Roger BergsCelebrate the Passion!30 th Anniversary Concertand GalaPärt’s Te Deum, and works by Mozart, Handel,Fauré and Bergswith special guest John LaingSunday, February 24 3pmScottish Rite Club of Hamilton4 Queen Street South, HamiltonTickets Adults, studentsPurchase online at johnlaingsingers.comor call 905-628-5238The JLS gratefully acknowledgesthe support ofHamilton’s Community PartnershipProgram for CultureWednesday March 06• 6:00: Aeolian Hall. El Sistema Aeolian. 795Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950. Bydonation.• 7:30: Centre for the Arts, BrockUniversity. ScrapArtsMusic. Sean O’SullivanTheatre, 500 Glenridge Ave,. St. Catharines.905-688-5550 x3257 and 1-866-617-3257.; (st); (child); (eyeGO).• 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber MusicSociety. Marc Toth, piano. Beethoven: SonatasNos. 30, 31 and 32. KWCMS Music Room, 57Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. ;(sr); (st).so much music! so little time!simplify your search with ouronline concert and event listingssearchable by musical genreor by geographic zonethewholenote.comFebruary 1 – March 7, 2013 thewholenote.com 45

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