6 years ago

Volume 18 Issue 6 - March 2013

  • Text
  • Toronto
  • Jazz
  • April
  • Arts
  • Theatre
  • Quartet
  • Musical
  • Ensemble
  • Symphony
  • Concerts

• 8:30: Peggy Baker

• 8:30: Peggy Baker Dance Projects.Stereophonic. See Mar 1.Sunday March 03• 1:15: Mooredale Concerts. Music &Truffles: Hung-Kuan Chen, piano. Interactiveconcert for young people, ages 6 to 15. WalterHall, Edward Johnson Bldg., 80 Queen’s Park.416-922-3714 x103. . Includes chocolatetruffle at end of concert.• 2:00: Markham Concert Band. Storiesand Legends. Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf;Copland: Lincoln Portrait; music from Disney’sFantasia. Doug Manning, conductor. FlatoMarkham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd.,Markham. 905-305-7469. ; (sr/st).• 2:00: Toronto Opera Repertoire. TheBarber of Seville. See Mar 1.• 2:00: Visual and Performing ArtsNewmarket. Bernadene Blaha and KevinFitz-Gerald, piano duo. Works by Brahms,Lutoslawski, Ravel and Grainger. NewmarketTheatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket.905-953-5122. ; (sr); (st).• 2:30: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 7:00. See Mar 1.• 2:30: group of twenty-seven. Spirit.Breath. Colour: CD launch and fundraisingevent. Shannon Mercer, soprano; Norbert Palej,composer; Paula Arciniega, artist. Private residence,2 Ridgefield Rd. 647-269-7464. .Also hors d’eouvres, wine, art, silent auction.• 2:30: Ontario Philharmonic. MastersSeries 2: Barber’s Adagio - Greatest Hits fromthe 20th Century. Jenkins: Palladio; Barber:Adagio for Strings; Copland: Hoe Down fromRodeo; Clarinet Concerto; Prévost: Scherzo forOrchestra; and other works. Guests: KornelWolak, clarinet; Alessandro Crudele, conductor.Town Hall 1873 Centre for the PerformingArts, 302 Queen St., Port Perry. 905-987-3083. ; (st). Also Mar 2 (eve, Oshawa).• 2:30: University Settlement Music andA. Concerts in the GTAArts School. Chamber Music Program End ofTerm Concert. St. George the Martyr Church,205 John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.• 3:00: Cantemus Singers. The Virgin Queen.Works by Tallis, Byrd, Mundy and Tomkins.St. Aidan’s Anglican Church, 70 Silver BirchAve. 416-578-6602. ; (sr/st). Also Mar2(eve, Church of the Holy Trinity).• 3:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano:Greg de Denus. Jazz piano works by Corea,Ellington, Monk and original compositions. 345Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. ; (sr);(st).• 3:00: Musideum. Poli’s Salon. Paul Hoffert,piano; guest to be announced. Suite 133 (mainfloor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323..• 3:00: North Toronto Players. Pirates ofPenzance. See Mar 1.• 3:00: Oakville Chamber Orchestra.Romance Now and Then. Raum: Sir Gawainand the Green Knight; Borodin: Notturno fromString Quartet No.2; Vivaldi: Cello Concerto;Chan Ka Nin: Soulmate; Telemann: Don QuixoteSuite; Elgar: Serenade For Strings. RachelMercer, cello. St. Simon’s Anglican Church,1450 Litchfield Rd., Oakville. 905-483-6787.; (sr); (st); (under 12). Also Mar2(eve, Central Baptist Church, Oakville).• 3:00: Oakville Ensemble. Bach & Byrd.Bach: Jesu, meine Freude BWV227; Byrd:Mass for five voices. Mary Mother of GodChurch, 2745 North Ridge Trail, Oakville. 905-825-9740. ; (sr); (st). Also Mar 2(eve, Grace Lutheran Church, Oakville).• 3:00: Royal Conservatory. Invesco PianoSeries: Jan Lisiecki, piano. Chopin: ÉtudesOp.10 and Op.25. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St.W. 416-408-0208. and up.• 3:00: Toronto Chamber Choir.Kaffeemusik: Out of the Depths. MarkVuorinen, conductor. Church of the Redeemer,162 Bloor St. W. 416-763-1695. ; (sr);.50(under 30). Reception to follow.• 3:00: Windermere String Quartet. Tothe Power of Five. Boccherini: Quintet Op.62No.1; Onslow: Quintet Op.19; Mozart: QuintetK593. Rona Goldensher and Elizabeth LoewenAndrews, violin; Anthony Rapoport, viola; LauraJones, cello; guest: Emily Eng, viola. St. Olave’sAnglican Church, 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-0952. ; (sr/st).• 3:15: Mooredale Concerts. Hung-KuanChen, piano. Mozart: Suite in C KV399 (fragment);A Little Gigue in G KV574; Schubert:Sonata in c D958; Chopin: 24 Preludes Op.28.Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg., 80 Queen’sPark. 416-922-3714 x103. ; (under30).• 3:30: The Pilot. The Dako Wake-o @ ThePilot: The Del Dako No Hat Memorial. With theJive Bombers. Musicians are asked to bringtheir instruments; there will be a microphonefor anyone wishing to speak. 22 CumberlandSt. 416-923-5716. Donations accepted forspinal chord injury research in Del’s name.Snacks provided. Cash bar.• 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Twilight Recital. David Briggs, organ. 65Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewilloffering.• 4:00: Peggy Baker Dance Projects.Stereophonic. See Mar 1.• 4:00: Toronto Classical Singers. Rossini’sPetite Messe Solenelle. Sheila Dietrich, soprano;Leigh-Anne Martin, mezzo; StephenMcClare, tenor; Peter McGillivray, baritone;Linda Roedl, piano; Ian Grundy, organ; JurgenPetrenko, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park,1570 Yonge St. 416-443-1490. ; (sr/st).• 7:00: Acting Up Stage Company/FactoryTheatre. Do You Want What I Have Got? ACraigslist Cantata. Also 2:30. See Mar 1.• 7:30: Victoria Scholars Men’s ChoralEnsemble. The French Connection. French andCanadian works. Caplet: Messe à trio voix;Greer: Chante, voyageur, chante!; and worksby Debussy, Fauré, Poulenc and others. OurLady of Sorrows Church, 3055 Bloor St. W.416-231-6016. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Relicsof the Romantic Era. Works by Reger, Brahms,Taverner and Chopin. Ron Greidanus, conductor;guest: Matthew Pope, piano. NorvalUnited Church, 484 Guelph St., Norval. 905-877-6569 or 905-873-0352. ; (st).• 8:00: Musideum. Conrad Gayle, piano. Jazzand gospel concert. Suite 133 (main floor), 401Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .Monday March 04• 12:30: York University Departmentof Music. Music at Midday: ClassicalInstrumental Recital. Featuring student soloists.Tribute Communities Recital Hall,Accolade East Bldg., 4700 Keele St. 416-736-2100 x22926. Free.• 7:30: Associates of the TorontoSymphony Orchestra. Five Small Concerts:Ensembles from the Toronto Symphony YouthOrchestra. Featuring works for string quartet,string quintet, percussion ensemble and brassensemble. TSYO String Quartet; TSYO ClarinetQuintet; TSYO percussion ensemble; and abrass ensemble.Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427Bloor St. W. 416-282-6636. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Living Arts Centre. In The Pink: ANew Musical. Adriano and Ciccotelli. Exploresthe issue of breast cancer among youngwomen. RBC Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Dr.,Mississauga. 905-306-6000 or 1-888-805-8888. (12 and under). Also Mar 5(11:00amand 8:00pm).• 8:00: Musideum. Reg Schwager, guitar, andJim Gelcer, drums and vocals. Jazz concert.Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W.416-599-7323. .Tuesday March 05• 11:00am: Living Arts Centre. In The Pink:A New Musical. Also 8:00. See Mar 4.• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Dance Series: Tounkande. Featuring song,dance and rhythms of Guinea, West Africa, andculture of Malinke people. Ballet Creole; guests:Amara Kante, djembe; Reimundo Sosa, percussion.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, FourSeasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Music at Midday. Thomas van der Luit, organ.65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x231. Freewilloffering.• 7:00: University Settlement Music andArts School. End of Term Student Recital. St.George the Martyr Church, 205 John St. 416-598-3444 x243. Free.• 7:30: Royal Conservatory. MazzoleniMasters: ARC Ensemble. Weinberg: ClarinetSonata Op.28; Laks: Piano Quintet on PopularPolish Themes; Mendelssohn: Sonata movementin d (arr. D. Louie); Ben-Haim: PianoQuartet in c. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 BloorSt. W. 416-408-0208. .• 8:00: Living Arts Centre. In The Pink: ANew Musical. Also 11:00 am. See Mar 4.• 8:00: Nathaniel Dett Chorale. Voices ofthe Diaspora … I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes. GraceChurch on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-340-0550. .• 8:00: Soundstreams. Fujii Percussion andVoices. Ishii: Hiten Seido II; Sueyoshi: Mirage;Miyoshi: Letters to God; Yamagara Diary;Takemitsu: Seasons; Vivier: Pulau Dewata;Oesterle: new work (world premiere). Fujii Trio;Gregory Oh, piano; Ryan Scott, percussion;Toronto Children’s Chorus. Koerner Hall, 273Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. -. 7:00:Pre-concert chat with Michael Oesterle.• 8:00: Talisker Players. Time & Tide.Buczynski: Three Songs for soprano and stringquartet (text by D. Glick); Finzi: By Footpathand Stile for baritone and string quartet (textby T. Hardy); S. Good: Deuil Engoisseux forsoprano and string quartet (text by C. dePizan); Toch: Poems for Martha Op.66 for baritoneand string quartet (text by Haft); alsospoken word selections from memoirs byE.B. White, P. Lively, W. Maxwell and M.F.K.Fisher. Guests: Carla Huhtanen, soprano; PeterMcGillivray, baritone; Stewart Arnott, actor/reader. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St.W. 416-978-8849. ; (sr); (st). 7:15:Pre-concert talk. Also Mar 6.34 March 1 – April 7, 2013

wherewords& musicmeetmar. 5&6, 20138 pmTime& TideWednesday March 06• 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Piano Virtuoso Series: In Praise of Women.Southam: Rivers (excerpts); Glass Houses(excerpts); and works by Boulanger,Chaminade, Fromm-Michaels, Erding, Backesand others. Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St.W. 416-363-8231. Free.• 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Noonday Organ Recitals. Imre Olah, organ.1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.• 7:00: Judith Cohen Presents. WomenSing Traditional Women’s Songs. Polyphonicwork songs, wedding songs and old narrativeballads. Judith Cohen, vocals (Sephardic,Balkan, Portuguese, et al); Marisa Buffone,vocals (Italian); Anastasia Baczynskyj, vocals(Ukrainian). Q-Space Bookstore-Café, 382College St. 416-272-6410 or 647-748-7494.PWYC.• 7:30: The Songbirds. The Best of Womenin Song. Four women sing opera, and the musicof Lady Gaga, Dolly Parton, Aretha Franklinand others. Kyla Tingley, Cyndi Carleton, SueMarenick and Kate Proctor, vocals; MarkKieswetter, piano and leader; and others.Revival Bar, 783 College St. 416-998-0464./(adv). Donating to Stephen LewisFoundation.• 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. York University Chamber Choir. JohnHolland, conductor; Mélisande Sinsoulier,accompanist. Tribute Communities Recital Hall,Accolade East Bldg., 4700 Keele St. 416-736-2100 x22926. Free.• 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. The Bad Plus. Ethan Iverson,piano; Reid Anderson, bass; David King, drums.Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-4255. .50-.50.• 8:00: Musideum. Adi Braun, vocals. Jazzconcert. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 RichmondSt. W. 416-599-7323. .• 8:00: Talisker Players. Time & Tide. SeeMar 5.• 8:30: Hugh’s Room. Catherine MacLellanand Jonathan Byrd. 2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. .50/(adv).Thursday March 07• 12:00 noon: Jubilee United Church. Musicat Midday: A Bach Concert. Arthur Wenk,organ. 40 Underhill Dr. 416-447-6846. Free.• 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Christ Church Deer Park. LunchtimeChamber Music. Graham Thibert, trumpet;Cecilia Lee, piano. Christ Church Deer Park,1570 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free, donationswelcome.• 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Thursdays at Noon: Student ChamberEnsembles. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg.,80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. Free.• 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon atMet. John Paul Farahat, organ. MetropolitanUnited Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331x26. Free.• 12:30: York University Department ofMusic. Music at Midday: Classical PianoShowcase. Featuring students from the studioof Christina Petrowska Quilico. TributeCommunities Recital Hall, Accolade East Bldg.,4700 Keele St. 416-736-2100 x22926. Free.• 7:30: Iron Strings Quartet. Iron StringsPlays Tchaikovsky. Smetana: String QuartetNo. 1 “From My Life”; Tchaikovsky: StringQuartet No.3 Op.30. Debates Room, HartHouse, 7 Hart House Circle. 647-968-3035.Free• 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty ofMusic. Henrique Cazes in Concert. An eveningof Brazilian instrumental music. HenriqueCazes, cavaquinho. Walter Hall, EdwardJohnson Bldg., 80 Queen’s Park. 416-408-0208. Free.• 7:30: York University Department ofMusic. York University Jazz Orchestra. MikeCadó, conductor; guest: JAZZ.FM91 YouthBig Band. Tribute Communities Recital Hall,Accolade East Bldg., 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. .• 8:00: Music Toronto. Discovery Series: ErinWall, soprano, and John Hess, piano. Schubert:Die Junge Nonne D828; Du Bist die Ruh D776;and other works; Korngold; Drei Lieder Op.22;Strauss: Gesänge des Orients Op.72; Poulenc:Fiançailles pour rire (1939); Gordon: WillThere Really Be A Morning?; The Red Dress;Otherwise; and other works. Jane MallettTheatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts,27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754. .50; (st).• 8:00: Richmond Centre for thePerforming Arts. Evolution of the Big Band:Toronto Jazz Orchestra. Featuring arrangementsof the Duke Ellington, Count Basie,Stan Kenton and Buddy Rich big bands. Worksby T. Jones, Brookmeyer, Nimmons, Argueand others. Sophia Perlman, jazz vocals; JoshGrossman, conductor. 10268 Yonge St.,with guest vocalistSophia PerlmanRichmond Hill, March 7, 8pmMilton, March 15, • rhcentre.camiltonconcertpresentations.comRichmond Hill. 905-787-8811. -.• 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.New Creations Festival: Sparkler. Machover:Sparkler (Canadian premiere); Pallett: ViolinConcerto (North American premiere); Maratka:Vábení (North American premiere). PekkaKuusisto, violin; Amadeus Choir and ElmerIseler Singers, Lydia Adams, conductor; CarolynKuan, conductor; Peter Oundjian, conductorand host. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St.416-593-4828 or 416-593-0688(Chinese).-5.• 10:00 : LMG Productions. Super Men InConcert at WonderFest. Concert CelebratingInternational Women’s Week. The Central, 603Markham St. 416-458-9721. .Friday March 08• 12:10: Life & Music at St. Andrew’s.Noontime Recitals. Aaron Chow, piano. St.Andrew’s Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free.• 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. PianoPotpourri. Featuring classics, opera, operetta,musicals, ragtime, pop, international and othergenres. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul’sUnited Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Lunch and snack friendly. AlsoMar 1, 15, 22.• 7:30: John Weinzweig Centenary Project/University of Toronto Faculty of Music.John Weinzweig Centenary Celebration.Weinzweig: Refrains (1977) for Contrabass,Piano; Trialogue (1971) for Soprano, Flute,Piano; Interlude in an Artist’s Life (1943) forString Orchestra; Am Yisrael Chai (1952) forChoir; Shoppin Blues (1985) for Choir; andother works; Staniland: Dear John (2013)for harp and soprano. Robert Aitken, flute;Bianca Chambul, bassoon; Serouj Kradjian,piano; Shannon Mercer, soprano; WeinzweigCentenary Chamber Strings, Victor Feldbrill,conductor; University of Guelph Chamber Choir;and others. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Bldg.,80 Queen’s Park. 416-818-2004. Free.• 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. Great ArtistPiano Series: Seiler Piano Trio. Works byMozart, Schubert and Piazzolla. 22 Church St.,Aurora. 905-713-1818. ; (sr/st).• 8:00: Flato Markham Theatre. Tangos:From Gardel to Piazzolla. Romulo LarreaTango Ensemble; Romulo Larrea, bandoneon/compositions/conductor.171 TownCentre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469 orGreatArtistPianoSeriespresentsSeiler Piano TrioFriday, March 88pmauroraculturalcentre.ca905 713-1818March 1 – April 7, 2013 35

Volumes 21-25 (2015-2020)

Volumes 16-20 (2010-2015)

Volumes 11-15 (2004-2010)

Volumes 6 - 10 (2000 - 2006)

Volumes 1-5 (1994-2000)