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Volume 19 Issue 7 - April 2014

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● 7:30: Annex Singers. The Road Home.Works by Palestrina, Barber, Brahms,Whitacre, Wade Hemsworth and Stan Rogers.Guest: Tina Torlone, soprano; MariaCase, conductor. Bloor Street United Church,300 Bloor St. W. 647-888-1979. , (sr/st); free(12 and under).● 7:30: Cantores Celestes Women’s Choir.25th Anniversary Concert. Monteverdi:O Beatae Viae; Hatfield: African Celebration;Halley: Freedom Trilogy; Hemsworth:Log Driver’s Waltz; and other works. KellyA. Concerts in the GTAGalbraith, conductor; Emperor String Quartet(Matthew Coons, organ; Ellen Meyer, piano).Runnymede United Church, 432 RunnymedeRd. 416-236-1522. . A ,000 donation willbe made to Huban Cradle of Hope Children’sHome orphanage in Kenya.● 7:30: Lower Ossington Theatre. Sound ofMusic. See Apr 10.● 7:30: Opera 5. Classiques de poche. SeeMay 1.● 7:30: Opera Atelier. Persée. See Apr 26.● 7:30: Royal Conservatory. Academy ChamberOrchestra. Students from the Phil and EliTaylor Performance Academy for Young Artists.Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.416-408-0208. Free (ticket required).● 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Toronto Symphony Youth OrchestraSpring Concert. Schubert: Symphony No.8“Unfinished”; Liszt: Les Préludes; Tchaikovsky:Violin Concerto (mvt.1); Rimsky-Korsakov:Capriccio espagnol. Sophia Anna Szokolay,violin; Shalom Bard, conductor. Mac-Millan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building,80 Queen’s Park. 416-598-3375. ; (sr);(under 15).● 7:30: Village Voices. Silver Stars: 25thAnniversary Concert. Alumni and pastaccompanists. Markham Missionary Church,5438 Major Mackenzie Dr. E., Markham.905-294-8687. ; (sr/st); free(under12). Post-concert reception with freerefreshments.● 8:00: FAWN Opera & New Music/SeventhArt Video Magazine. Synesthesia III: Musicand Film. Eight short films by Canadian filmmakers;soundtracks by emerging Torontocomposers. Patrick Murray, conductor. Studio18, 442 Dufferin St. 647-401-5004. ;(under 30).● 8:00: Healey Willan Singers. AnUnexpected Journey. Tartini: Stabat Mater;Quartel: Alice; Halley: Freedom Trilogy; andother works. John Stephenson, piano; Ron KaMing Cheung, conductor. Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields,151 Glenlake Ave. 416-519-0528. ; (sr/st).● 8:00: Lower Ossington Theatre. AvenueQ. See Apr 5● 8:00: Musideum. Francine Hailman,singer/songwriter. Jazz. Suite 133 (mainfloor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323..● 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Bluebird North.Canadian songwriters, performance and discussion.Blair Packham, host. ConservatoryTheatre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. .● 8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic. RussianShowpieces. Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.3;Waltz from “War and Peace; March from “TheLove for Three Oranges”; Shostakovich: SymphonyNo.9; Romance from “The Gadfly”;Khachaturian: Sabre Dance from “Gayane”.Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel,2021 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-429-0007. ; (sr); (st); (under10). Silent auction.● 8:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre. Cousinfrom Nowhere. See May 1; Also May 4(mat).● 8:00: Windmill Theatre. Come Rain orCome Shine. See May 2.● 9:00: Small World Music. Gods Robotsand eccodek. El Mocambo, 464 Spadina Ave.416-536-5439. /(adv).Sunday May 4● 11:00am: Shoestring Opera. The SchoolyardCarmen. Opera for ages 4 to 10; basedon Bizet: Carmen. Solar Stage Children’s Theatre,Madison Centre, 100 Upper MadisonAve. 416-368-8031. . Also 2:00.● 1:00: Vital Theatre Company. Pinkalicious.See Apr 6; Also May 11, 18, 25.on period instrumentsLucky NumberThirteenL. van Beethoven(Quartet #13) Op. 130Joseph Haydn(Quartet #13) Op. 9#3Sunday May 4, 3:00● 1:30: Small World Music. Sultans of String.Guest: Anwar Khurshid, sitar. Kingston RoadUnited Church, 975 Kingston Rd. 416-691-6091. ; free(under 12).MarkhamConcert Band &The Pickering CommunityConcert Band present:The FinalFrontiercelebrating music fromspace – Star Trek, Star Wars,Gustav Holst’s Jupiter and more.with guest performerIan MacLellan, bagpipesSunday, May 4, 2pmFlato Markham Theatrewww.mcband.ca● 2:00: Markham Concert Band/PickeringCommunity Concert Band. The Final Frontier:Star Wars Day. Music from Star Trekand Star Wars; Holst: Jupiter; and otherworks. Doug Manning, conductor. Guest: IanMacLellan, bagpipes. Flato Markham Theatre,171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. ; (sr/st).● 2:00: Off Centre Music Salon. RussianSalon: Composers Born in the Wrong Century.Elina Kelebeev, Inna Perkis, Boris Zarankin,pianos; Peter McGillivary, baritone; EricaIris Huang, mezzo; and others. Glenn GouldStudio, 250 Front St. W. 416 466 1870. ;(sr/st); (13-25); (child).● 2:00: Shoestring Opera. The SchoolyardCarmen. Opera for ages 4 to 10; based onBizet: Carmen. Solar Stage Children’s Theatre,Madison Centre, 100 Upper MadisonAve. 416-368-8031. . Also 11:00am.● 2:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre. Cousinfrom Nowhere. See May 1.● 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket.Twist Instrumental Quintet. NewmarketTheatre, 505 Pickering Cres.,Newmarket. 905-953-5122. ; (sr);(st).● 2:30: Bel Canto Singers. A Choral Bouquet.Bobrowitz: The Creation. Linda Meyer, conductor.St. Dunstan of Canterbury, 56 LawsonRd., Scarborough. 416-286-8260. ;free(under 12). Also 7:30.● 3:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. AmericanBerserk. Adams: Gnarly Buttons; AllegedDances; Corigliano: Soliloquy; The Red Violin;Ives: Trio. Jonathan Crow, violin; Teng Li,viola; Barry Shiffman, violin. Mazzoleni Hall,273 Bloor St. W. 416 408 0208. -.● 3:00: Musideum. Poli’s Jazz Salon. Suite133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. .● 3:00: Orpheus Choir of Toronto. Dvořák:Requiem. Talisker Players; Sidgwick ScholarAlumni Quartet; Chorus Niagara; RobertCooper, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 BloorSt. W. 416-408-0208. -.● 3:00: Women’s Musical Club of Toronto.Fundraising Concert. Shannon Mercer, soprano;Steven Philcox, piano. Integral House,50 | April 1 – May 7, 2014 thewholenote.com

Women’s Musical Club of TorontoCareer Development AwardFund Raising ConcertSundayMay 4, 3 - 5 p.m.Integral House, TorontoShannon Mercer, sopranoSteven Philcox, pianowww.wmct.on.ca416-923-7052194 Roxborough Ave. 416-923-7052. 0. SeeSection D: Galas and Fundraisers.● 3:00: Symphony on the Bay. Celebrationof Mychael Danna. Danna: Being Julia, Adorationand Vanity Fair (excerpts); Strauss:Der Rosenkavalier Suite. Corey Gemmell,violin. Burlington Performing Arts Centre,440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-681-6000..89; .85(sr); .07(st).● 3:00: Windermere String Quartet.Lucky Number Thirteen. Haydn: QuartetNo.13 in G Op.9 No.3; Beethoven: QuartetNo.13 in Bb Op.130. St. Olave’s AnglicanChurch, 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-0952.; (sr); (st). Performed on periodinstruments.● 4:00: ASLAN Boys Choir of Toronto. Pirates,Landlubbers and the High Seas. Traditionalshanties and contemporary art songsabout life on the ocean. Thomas Bell, conductor;Jialiang Zhu, piano; Liam McGlashon,fiddle. Church of the Transfiguration,111 Manor Rd. E. 416 859 7464. , (st/child). Reception and treasure hunt follows.● 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Weekly Organ Recital: David Briggs. St.James Cathedral, 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x224. Free.● 4:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene.Andrew Adair, organ. Works by Hollins andothers. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. Free.A CELEBRATION OFJEANNELAMONMay 8-11, 13-14416.964.6337tafelmusik.orgBaroque OrchestraJeanne Lamon, Music Director● 4:00: Lower Ossington Theatre. AvenueQ. See Apr 5● 4:00: Lower Ossington Theatre. Rent.See Apr 3.● 4:30: Church of the Incarnation AnglicanChurch. Jazz Vespers: Barry LivingstoneQuartet. Church of the Incarnation,15 Clairtrell Rd. 416-221-7516. Free will donation.Reception follows.● 7:30: Achill Choral Society. Broadway!Christ Church Anglican (Bolton), 22 NancySt., Bolton. 519-939-0020. ; (13–18);free(under 12). Also Apr 27 (Alliston).● 7:30: Bel Canto Singers. A Choral Bouquet.Bobrowitz: See 2:30.● 8:00: Continuum. By other means. Concertof works exploring the the sonic possibilitiesof traditional instruments. Sciarrino: esplorationedel bianco II; Lizée: music for bodywithout organs; Murguía: Trio for disposablereeds and Touch wood; Griswold: Spill;Tidrow: new work. Music Gallery, 197 JohnSt. 416-924-4945. ; (sr/arts worker); (st).Tuesday May 6● 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Weekly Organ Recital: David Briggs. St.James Cathedral, 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 x224. Free.● 1:30: Serenata Singers. Timeless Classics:Part 2. Joshua Tamayo, conductor. Guest:Michael Ciufo, tenor. Chinese Cultural Centreof Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E.,Scarborough. 416-699-5798. /(adv).Also May 7(eve). Proceeds help support CanadianMusic Therapy Fund, War Child andEva’s Initiatives.● 12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Vocal Series: Of Love and Longing. Works byBrahms and Britten. Allyson McHardy, mezzo;Andrew Haji, tenor; Liz Upchurch, piano; andothers. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre,Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.Wednesday May 7● 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Joanne Vollendorf Clark, organ. 1585 YongeSt. 416-922-1167. Free.● 7:30: Serenata Singers. Timeless Classics:Part 2. See May 6(mat).● 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.Tchaikovsky Symphony 6 “Pathétique”. Rossini:Overture to La scala di seta; MacMillan:Piano Concerto No.3 “Mysteries of Light”(Canadian premiere). Jean-Yves Thibaudet,piano; Peter Oundjian, conductor. Roy ThomsonHall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. –5. Also May 8. Post-concert chat withPeter Oundjian.Search thelistings by zoneor by genre atthewholenote.comB. Concerts Beyond the GTAIN THIS ISSUE: Alliston, Ancaster, Barrie, Bobcaygeon, BoltonBrantford, Cambridge, Cobourg, Dundas, Guelph, Hamilton,Kingston, Kitchener, London, Midland, Niagara-on-the-Lake,Orangeville, Peterborough, St. Catharines, Stratford and Waterloo.Tuesday April 1● 12:00 noon: Marilyn I. Walker School ofFine and Performing Arts, Brock University.Music@Noon: Piano Students’ Recital.Sean O’Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts,500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3817. Free.● 7:30: Marilyn I. Walker School of Fineand Performing Arts, Brock University.Brock University Department of Music WindEnsemble. Zoltan Kalman, conductor. SeanO’Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts,500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3257. .Wednesday April 2● 2:00: Sanderson Centre for the PerformingArts. Peking Acrobats. Guests: Jigu!Thunder Drums of China. 88 Dalhousie St.,Brantford. 519-758-8090 or 1-800-265-0710.. Also 8:00.● 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo ChamberMusic Society. Jethro Marks, viola andMauro Bertoli, piano. Rota: Intermezzo forviola and piano; Glinka: Viola Sonata; Enescu:Konzertstuck for viola and piano; Vieuxtemps:Viola Sonata Op.36. KWCMS Music Room,57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673.; (sr); (st).● 12:30: University of Waterloo Departmentof Music. Noon Hour Concerts: GamelanMusic. Conrad Grebel University College,140 Westmount Rd. N., Waterloo. 519-885-0220 x24226. Free.● 8:00: Sanderson Centre for the PerformingArts. Peking Acrobats. See 2:00.Thursday April 3● 12:00 noon: University of Guelph. ThursdayAt Noon Concert Series: Student SoloistDay. Featuring applied music students.MacKinnon Room 107, University of Guelph,50 Stone Rd., Guelph. 519-824-4120x5299.Free.Friday April 4● 7:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Alex Cuba. An evening of Latin soul. EdwinOutwater, conductor. Conrad Centre for thePerforming Arts, 36 King St. W., Kitchener.519-745-4711 or 888-745-4717. . Also Apr 5.● 8:00: Jeffery Concerts. James Ehnes, violin.Wolf Performance Hall, 251 Dundas St.,London. 519-672-8800. ; (sr); (st).● 8:00: Theatre Ancaster. Back to the 80s.Tribute to such artists as Madonna, Prince,George Michael, Pointer Sisters, MichaelJackson, Cyndi Lauper and the Police. JimBroadley, stage director; Colin Lapsly, musicdirector; Angela Broadley, choreographer.Theatre Auditorium at Ancaster High School,374 Jerseyville Road W., Ancaster. 905-304-8863. ; (sr); (st). Also Apr 5,6(mat), 11, 12.● 8:00: University of Waterloo Departmentof Music. Chamber Choir: Earth TeachMe. St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church,23 Water St. N., Kitchener. 519-885-0220x24226. ; (sr/st).Saturday April 5● 10:30am: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Tunes and Tarantellas: Music and Dance forTots. Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts,36 King St. W., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or888-745-4717. -.● 7:30: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.Alex Cuba. An evening of Latin soul. EdwinOutwater, conductor. Conrad Centre for thePerforming Arts, 36 King St. W., Kitchener.519-745-4711 or 888-745-4717. . Also Apr 4.● 7:30: Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine andPerforming Arts, Brock University. VivaVoce Choral Series: Music Comes. Brock UniversityChoirs; Harris Loewen, conductor. St.Thomas Anglican Church, 99 Ontario St., St.Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3257. .04;.62(sr/st); (13 and under/eyeGo).● 7:30: New Tecumseth Singers. GloriousSpring. Vivaldi: Gloria; and works by Morley,Thompson, Ridout and Rachmaninov. ChamberOrchestra; Dufferin Concert Singers; DufferinBrass; Louise Gallaugher, piano; KenInkster, organ; John Wervers, conductor. St.John’s United Church (Alliston), 56 VictoriaSt. E., Alliston. 519-925-6149. ; free(under16).● 8:00: Theatre Ancaster. Back to the 80s.See Apr 4; Also Apr 6(mat), 11, 12.● 8:00: University of Waterloo Departmentof Music. University Choir: Carmina Burana.St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 240 HemlockSt., Waterloo. 519-885-0220 x24226. ;(sr/st).Sunday April 6● 2:00: Gallery Players of Niagara. In theShadow of the Volcano. Portrait of Naples inthe Renaissance and Baroque periods. MargaretGay, cello; Vesuvius Ensemble: FrancescoPellegrino, voice and chitarra battente;Marco Cera, Baroque guitar and ciaramella;Ben Grossman, colascione and percussion.St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 31 QueenstonSt., St. Catharines. 905-468-1525. -.● 2:00: Theatre Ancaster. Back to the 80s.See Apr 4; Also Apr 11, 12.● 6:00: INNERchamber Concerts. Movement.Works by Pärt, Piazzolla, Bolt-Martinand others. Neesa Kenemy, dancer; AndrewChung, violin; Ben Bolt-Martin, cello; LieselDeppe, flute; Graham Hargrove, percussion.Factory 163, 163 King St., Stratford. 1-800-656-0713. ; (st). Tickets purchasedbefore Friday midnight, include a light dinner.● 7:30: Jeunesses Musicales Ontario. LaBohème. Puccini. Midland Cultural Centre,333 King St., Midland. 705-527-4420. .19-.50; .60(st). Also Mar 28 (Milton),Mar 29 (Prescott).● 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo ChamberMusic Society. Ensemble Vivant. Fuguesby Bach, Shostakovich, Romero, Piazzolla,Dobrin and Coghlan. KWCMS Music Room,57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673.; (sr); (st).Wednesday April 9● 2:30: Seniors Serenade. Pamela Cioroch,Piano. Central United Church, 54 Ross St.,thewholenote.com April 1 – May 7, 2014 | 51

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