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Volume 2 Issue 4 - December 1996/January 1997

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Dec'96/ Jan'97 • 8:00: Etobicoke Symphony Orchestra. G.F. Handel: Messiah. St. Sosa Lee Church, 296 Judson St'. 588-9079. ,. • 8:00: Music at Lawrence Park. Christmas Choral Concert. Willan: The Mystery of Bethlehem; carol settings by Jeffrey Van, Stephen Paulus & John Rutter. Carolyn Sinclair,· soprano; Jo-Anne Bentley, mezzo soprano; Glyn Evans, tenor; Peter Fisher, baritone; Erica Goodman, harp; Lesley Young, oboe; Barbara Hallam­ Price, organ; Choir of Lawrence Park Community Church, Mark Toews, cond. 2180 Bayview Ave. 489-1551.,. • 8:00: Sinfonia Mississauga, John Barnum, cond. Gloria. Vivaldi: Gloria; Bach: Excerpts from Choruses for Christmas; Robertson: Christmas Carols (sing-along); Rutter: Music for Christmas; Purcell: Trumpet Overture from the "Indian Queen". Elora Festival Singers, Noel Edison, cond. See December 12. Eden United Church, 3151 Battleford Road (cnr. Winston Churchill), 905- 274-1571. ,(se),(st) • 8:00: Sonic Boom, Du Maurier Theatre Centre Series. She Promised She'd Bake a Pie. See December 12. • 8:00: The Toronto Consort. Now Welcome Yule. A program of carols, songs, dances and ballads to welcome the Yuletide. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor S.t. Wes!. 964-6337. to . • 8:00:. Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Handel: Messiah. Monica Whicher, soprano; Norine Burgess, mezzo soprano; Gordon Gietz, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone; Larry Weeks, trumpet. Elmer lseler, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . Creative Artist Productions Stephanie Bogle Artistic Director 226 Victor Avenue Toronto, Ontario M4K IB2 Tel. (416) 466-2945 Fax (416) 466-8835 1996- 1997 Season Audition Training Program Nov. 9- Dec.1, 96 Christmas Workshop & Concert Dec. 14, 96 German Poetry & Music Jan. 18 & 19, 97 The Valentine Operetta Workshop Feb.15 & 16,.97 Puccini Workshop & Performance Mar.15-Apr.12 & 13 Handel Opera Workshop. May 24 & 25,97 Summer Opera Training Program July 18 - Aug.18, 97 ··.· • 8:00: University of Toronto Percussion Ensemble. Robin Engleman, dir. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 978-3744/3750. Free. • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See December 6. • 1:30 & 3:3.0: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Children's Christmas Concerts. Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride; Quilter: A Children's Overture; Sing-along Medley of carols. Canadian Children's Opera Chorus, guest choir; Boris Brott, conductor . . Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. . • 5:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Baroque Ensembles. Scott Paterson, co-ordinator. Recital Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 408-2824 ext.321. ,. • 7:00: The. Toronto Sinfonietta. Matthew Jaskiewicz, dir. Christmas Fantasia. Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Mendelssohn: 0 come, let u·s worship; Christmas Cantata; Mozart: Serenade #8; Anderson: Syncopated Clock; Sleigh Ride; Traditional Polish Christmas Carols. James Westman, baritone; Magdalena Tomsinska, guitar and vocal; Ryerson's Oakham House Choir. Bloor St. United Church, 300 Bloor St. West. 488-0191 . ,. • 7:30: Etobicoke Youth Choir, Louise Jardine, cond. Christmas, Christmas Everywhere. Christmas Carols from around the world. St. Luke's United Church, 516 The Kingsway. Fri:l .t · · ····~·~'.'.'.-.~;··.;·'.b· -a . ·{·~ · ·;t . ~~.c. !~ .. ... ·~.·.;·~·~·.~.•~··.;~~.. a··7~~.·.··~· o··?(~.· •. ~: .·.e·~·· ··;f{ ~~""'~a ········· ··9·.·.·.··.:· .····· · · ·:·· ·:· ·./j ( , < / / .••.•,••. · .· .·.·.··.·.··.·.·.·.·. · ······~.· (;1\. LL\ u .._ ·,··.· ·:·'7 .: .·.·. ·, ..••..•...•.-. .•.· 6 .· ·.·.· 3.. 3 . .. :; :·-: ·· ... :~~)i ·. · ·.· ··.·.·. ·····.· ·.········~········· ~· ~ < I I PULSE 742-3949. Donation. • 7:30: High Park Girls Choir of Toronto, Ann Cooper-Gay, dir. Christmas at the Cathedral - A Festive Celebration of Son·g. Julia Seager, harp. The Cathedral Church of St. James, 65 Church St. 245-8232. ,. • 8:00: Alexander Singers. Angela Hawaleshls.a, cond. Christmas with Handel. Coldstream Presbyterian Church, 500 Coldstream Ave. 787-7388. ,. • 8:00: Brampton Symphony Orchestra, Bradley Thachuk, dir. "Sounds of the Season. • Dvorak: Song to the Moon; 0 Holy Night; ·Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite #1; Gounod: Sanctus; Christmas carols. Jennifer Chamandy, soprano. Heritage Theatre, 86 Main Street North, Brampton. 905-874- 2800. , • 8 :00: Creative Artist Productions. Christmas Performance Workshop, Concert and Party. Christmas song medley, Christmas folksongs, and carols, solos and choruses, ope.ra excerpts. Audience participation. Workshop with Stephanie Bogle & Brahm Goldhamer. Women's Art Association, 23 Prince Arthur Avenue, 466-2945. (workshop participant), (audience). • 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, Clifford Poole, dir. Sounds of Christmas. Tubby the Tuba; R.H. McGregor .Junior Choir; Christmas Carol Ryerson Polytechnic University's Oakham House Choir and The Polish Canadian Society of Music present C HRISTMAS FANT'ASIA Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols Mendelssohn: Christmas Cantata plus Traditional Polish Carols Bloor Street United Church DECEMBER 14, 7:00p.m. Tickets: in advance, at the door Ticket information: 488-0191

\Dec'96/ Jan'97 Sing-along. Midland Collegiate Auditorium, 720 Midland Ave. 699-5324. ,. · • 8:00: Deer Park Concerts. Baroque Music for Christmas. Charpentier:· Messe de Minuit; Bach: "Schwingt freudig euch empor" (BWV36); Christmas motets by Eccard, Palestrina, F' aetorius. Gisele Kulak, · Christine Stelmacovich, Jay Lambie, Michael Thomas, soloists; William Wright, cond. Deer Park United Church, 129 St. Clair Ave. West. 962-3381. '. • 8:00: East York Symphony Orchestra, Douglas Sanford, dir. Borodin: Polovetsian Dances; .Dedrick: Awakenings; Liadov: A Musicai Snuff Box; Haydn: Toy Symphony. Marie Berard, violin; Douglas Perry, viola. leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. 467-7l42. ,. • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Sequentia. "Lux Refulget: A Shining Light." Program includes some of the earliest surviving polyphonic compositions known to exist. George Weston Recital Hall, .5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. ,,. • 8:00: Music Gallery. Critical 'Band - John Gzowski. 179 Richmond St. West. 204-1080. • 8:00: Queensmen of Toronto. An Evening of Christmas Music. Knox College Chapel, 59 St. George St. 249-3209. ,. • 8:00: Sonic Boom, Du Maurier Theatre Centre Series. She Promised She'd Bake a Pie. See December 12. • 8:00: Tallis Choir, Peter ·Walker, dir. Christmas in the ·Renaissance. Palestrina: Missa Hodie Christus Natus Est; .:Praetorius: Angelus ad Pastores; Gabrieli: Hodie Christus Natus Est; Victoria: 0 Magnum Mysterium. St. Patrick's Church, 141 McCaul St. 483-0559. ,. • 8:00: Toronto Camerata, Arthur Wenk, dir. Hodie Christus Natus Est. See Decem.ber 7. St. Martin in-the­ Fields, 151 Glen Lake Ave. 905-841-6482. ,. • 8:00: Toronto Consort. Now Welcome Yule. See December 13. • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See December a·. . • 11 :OOam: Music at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Palestrina: Missa Pater Noster; Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin. 477 Manning Ave. 769-7991. • 2:00 and 5:00: York Symphony, Roberto de Clara, cond. A Mary/ake Christmas. Cantabile Chorale, guest artists. Marylake Shr·ine, 13760 Keele St. at 15th sideroad, King Township. 410-0860. ,. • 2:00: Harbourfront Centre Coca-Cola Concert. A/meta Speaks Blues Ensemble. Water's Edge Cafe, 235 Queens Quay West. 973~3000. Free. • 2:00: Metropolitan Silver Band, Alan Moody, cond. "It's Christmas. • A variety of old favourites, carols, sing-along. York Region Staff Singers, Paul Nicholson, leader. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr. 905-475-9785. Free. • 2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Young Artists Performance Academy Chamber Orchestra, Rennie Regehr, cond. Programme to include Dvorak: Serenade for Strings. Walker Court, 317 Dundas St. West. 977-0414. Free with admission to the gallery. • 2:30: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Ensemble Anonymus. "Tempus Festorum." Medieval music for the festive. season. George Weston Recital · Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. ,,. • 3:00: Royal Conservatory of Music Children's Choir, Teri Dunn, cond. Recital Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 408-2824 ext.321. ,. • 3:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Toronto Mendelssohn Choir'. Handel: Messiah. Roy Thomson Hall. See December 13. • 3:00: Toronto Youth Flute Orchestra, Nancy Nourse •. dir . Suite Music for Christmas. Tchaikovsky: Overture to the. Nutcracker; Vaughan Wiiliams: Fantasia on Greensleeves; ----------~-- ~- - -- ---- Amos: Miss Livvy: an Edwardian Saga; F.R.C. Clarke: Suite for Flute Choir (Toronto premiere); J.Handl: Rorate Coeli Desuper; music for Christmas. St. leonard's Anglican Church, 25 Wanless Ave. 485-8262. Free will offering. • 3:00: Toronto Camerata, Arthur Wenk, dir. Hodie Christus Natus Est. See·December 7. Includes annual silent auction ... St. Aidan's Church, 70 Silver Birch. 905-841-6482. ,. • 4:30: Great Music at St. Anne's. Choral Evensong. Gibbons: This Is The Record Of John; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Plainsong)'. St. Anne's Anglican Church; 270 Gladstone Ave. 536-3160. Free. • 4:30: Music at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Solemn Evensong, Advent; Carols and Benediction. 477 Manning Ave. 769-7991. . • • 4:30: Vorkminster Park Baptist Church. Carols by Candlelight. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church Choir and Soloists; Thoma~ Gonder organ; William Maddox; dir. 1585 Yonge,St. 922-.1167. • 7:00:'Columbus Centre. Coro Giuseppe .Verdi, Giuseppe Macina, dir. A Christmas Celebration. Bach-Gounod: Ave Maria; Handel: Halleluja; Barile: Natale; Adam: 0 Holy Night; Donizetti: Preghiera from Maria Stuarda. Lower Gallery, 901 lawrence .Ave W,est. 789-7011 ext.250. ,. • 7:00: Etobicoke Symphony Orchestra '& the Sacred Music Society, Uwe lieflander, cond. G.F. Har:~del:· Messiah, ' (Christmas section), Nativity of Our lord Ch1:1rch, 480 R~thburn Rd. 588-9079. ,. • 7:00: Music: at Metropolitan. Lessons, carols and anthems for the. Christmas season in a candlelight service. 56 Queen EAST YORK SYMPHONY OR~HESTRA AT THE LEAH POSLUNS THEATRE Douglas Sanford, Music Director Saturday, December 14, 1996 at 8:00P.M. Schubert Symphony No.8 "Unfinished" Liadov A Musical Snuff Box Dedrick Awakenings (World Premiere) Douglas Perry· - viola Marie Berard - violin Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia Borodin Polovetsian Dances Tickets 1 Phone (416) 467-7142 .. ~·". ' ' ' PULSE St. East. 363-0331. Free. • 7:00: Trinity-St. Paul's Choir. Carols By Candlelight. Shawn Spicer, trumpet; Becca Whitla, piano & organ; Brad Ratzlaff, dir. 427 Bloor St. West. 922-4954. Free Will Offering in support of the Choir Fund. om Solomon and Moshe Hammer for a dynamic evening of jazz and classical violin music. Dec 15, Glenn Gould Studio, 8pm • 8:00: Amadeus Ensemble. Lenny Solomon, jazz violin. Music of Bach, Saint Saens, Rogers & Hart and others. Moshe Hammer, violin; Richard White.man, piano. Glenp Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 205-5555. ,,. • 8:00: Music Gallery. Michal Hasek. Joined by Orson Sedmina, Ryder McNair and Rodney st. Amand, bass. 179 Richmond St. West. 204-1080. .• 8:00: The Saint Andrew Chorale, Alan Barthel, dir. An Italian Christmas. Music for the season .by Choir and Soloist. St. Andrew's United Church, 117 Bloor St. East. 929-0811. ,. Anr.Ita ian Cvr1stmas ,..J_ ~f}.e saint AnOrew •Sund.ty Decemb6 15, 1996, 8:00pm. SC. Andrew'1 United Olurda t 1111oor Street Wt, Toronto S 1 S General Admission SIOStudents.andSenlots ~~=~v.-f""" Under the: Direction LA")Ur~ of Alan Barthel

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