--~-~~ ........... ,..,..., PULSE - -~-~- - Canada's New Year's Day • 8:00: Toronto Operetta • 8:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre'. Johann Strauss Jr: A Theatre. Johann Strauss Jr: A Night in Venice. Jane Mallett Night in Venice. Jane Mallett Theatre. See December 27. Theatre. See December 27. • 9:00: Gatsby's Restaurant. :::::::::::('')?'' Gala New. Year's Eve dinner & show. Daniel Eby and other singers. Dinner: 9pm; show: 1 Opm. 504 Church St. 925- ·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·:·: 4545/929-271 5. PULSE'S COMPREHENSIVE CONCERT LISTINGS for JANUARY 1997 Wednesday, January t, t 997 2:30 PM SYMPHONY CANADA VICTOR FELDBRILL, O.C., Conductor A Magnificent Re-creation of VIenna's World famous New Yectr's Celebration Michael Wilder, baritone Angela Kronberger, soprano from the Vienna Mozart Orchestra Dancers from the National Ballet of Canada In Period Costumes ~ . A ROY .f"f' TI-iOMSON HALL Box Office (4 t 6) 872-4255 Presented by Attila Glatz Concert Productions and Roy Thomson Hall The Vienna Musikverein, scene of the famous annual Neujahrskonzert, the inspiration for the third annual Canada's New Year's Day Salute to Vienna, co-produced by Roy Thomson Hall and Toronto concert producer, Attila Glatz. There has been no shortage of Torontonians who appreciate what a great way this is to begin the new year: 1995 and 1996 New Year's Day Salutes were sold out! PLEASE CHECK AHEAD Concert-goer beware! INFORMATION PHONE NUMBERS ARE PROVIDED for ALL PULSE VENUES. PLEASE phone ahead to confirm. • 2:30: Canada's New Year's Day "Salute to Vienna." Music by J. Strauss, Lehar, Mozart & others. Vocalists from the Vienna Mozart Orchestra; dancers from the National Ballet of Canada; Symphony Canada; Victor Feldbrill, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. ,,. Limited 5 VIP seating.
Dec'96/ Jan'97 ----~=--::::.._-::::--_--=,..··-~·-~··~~·~--.. ~~ · ~·· -'--~~----=--~ PULSE • 8:00: Music at St. John's. Anne's. Abendmusic. Adrian Guelph) Mathias: Processional; The Bach Consort. Music from Mitchell, piano. St. Anne's Bridge: Allegretto Grazioso; J.S.Bach's cantatas. St. John's Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Walford Davies: Solemn Melody; West Toronto, 288 Humberside Ave. 536-3160. Free. Parry: Chorale Prelude on St Ave. 763-2393~ ,,. Anne; Elgar: Nimrod (Enigma • 8:00: Toronto Operetta .:::.:;::= Variations); Walton: Crown Theatre. Johann Strauss Jr: A /?::= Imperial. 65 Church Street at Night in Venice. Guillermo Silva- ·=:)) King. 369-0020. Free. ~:~~~:i~a~e c~i~~~~;~r~~~~e ,:::Ji::::!:::!:i ~c~:~~~a~ 0 ~~~t~~oy::c,~o~~ll. ~~!~~;:_;~~ 6 3. 2 i2~r~;\ ;~. • . 6:00: Music at the Church of See January 6 · • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. St. Mary Magdalene. Willan: ?')j):J:li]',j~' Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey _ Missa Brevis I; Ager: Beata •:ll from Mozart to Musicals. • A Nobis Gaudia. 477 Manning cast of eight singers performs Ave. 769-7991. selections by the world's • 8:00: Toronto Symphony greatest composers. 504 Church Orchestra. "Bold and Brassy- A St. 925-4545/929-2715. Trumpet Spectacular. • Forsyth: "The Dance" from Atayoskewin; Proto: Capriccio di Niccolo - Variations for trumpet & orchestra; Puccini (arr. Fazzi): Divas - Medley of soprano arias; Walton: Johannesburg Festival Overture; arr. Carmichael/ • 2:00: Toronto Operetta Newsom: Georgia On My Mind; • 2:00 & 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Roy Thomson Hall. See January 6. Matinee to ; evening · to . • 7:30: Art Gallery of Ontario. All That's Jazz. Richard Whiteman, piano; Mike Downes, bass. Walker Court, 317 Dundas Theatre. Johann Strauss Jr: A Traditional (arr. Proto): Fantasy St. W. 979-6648. Free. Night in Venice. Jane Mallett on the Saints; Webber (arr. Theatre. See December 27. Newsom): Phantom cit the Opera • 7:00: The Toronto medley. Doc Severinsen, Sinfonietta, Matthew conductor/ trumpet; Errol Gay, Jaskiewicz, dir. A Christmas conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, Concert. Mozart: Coronation 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. - Mass; Traditional Polish & English Christmas Carols. , • 12:10: Music in St. Paul's. Musica Antiqua Vocal Ensemble. Organ recital by Eric Robertson. St. Mark's Roman Catholic St. Paul's Anglican Church, 227 Church, 277 ParkLawn Road. Bloor St. East. 961-8116. Free. 488-0191. • 12:10: University of Toronto • 8:00: Guitar Society of Thursday Noon Series. Toronto. Kassner-Quer Guitar Articulation in the Wind Music of Duo. Church of the Redeemer, • 1 :00: Cathedral Church of St. Mozart. David Bourque, clarinet. 162 Bloor St. West. 922-8002. James. Organ recital, Simon Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. , o, . Irving (Church of Our Lady, 978-3744/3750. Free. • 8:00: The Three Tenors: • 8:00: Music Toronto. Jeremy Carreras, Domingo & Pavarotti. Findlay, cello. Beethoven: A Night of Greatness; A Lifetime rr==============;J Sonata Op.5 #2 in g minor; of Memories. Accompanied by Kuzmeriko: Sonata " A Dream members of the Toronto MUSIC UMBRELLA Within A Dream"; Janacek: Symphony Orchestra. Toronto Podhadka (Fairy Tale); Brahms: Skydome, 1 Blue Jays Way. RAVEL & Sonata Op.99 in F major. Jane 870-8000. . COMPANY Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. East. 366-7723. . Daniel Eby' s "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See January 3. • 11 :00: Music at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Willan: Missa Brevis IV (Corde Natus); Walter: Verbum Caro. 477 Manning Ave. 769-7991. • 2:00: Art Gallery of Ontario. Evergreen Club Game/an Ensemble. Traditional and contemporary repertoire in a workshop context. (Possibly also a performance for child ren at 1 :00- phone ahead!) Walker Court, 317 Dundas St. W. 979- 6648. • 4:30: Great Music at St. Dec. 6. 8:00 pm Music by ·Ravel, Roussel & Ginastera Lori Gemme!, harp, Carol Savage, flute & friends DUKE TRIO Jan 10. 8:00pm Music by_ Ravel, Chan Ka Nin & Beethoven Mark Fewer, violin, Thomas Wiebe, cello, Peter Longworth, piano Eastminster United 310 Danforth & at door 461-6681 • 8 :00: Faculty of Music Artist Series. Chamber Ensemble. Weinzweig: Divertimento for Flute and Piano; Foote: A Night Piece for Flute and Strings; Hindemith: Sonata; Piston: Sonata; Reger: Serenade in G . Major; Milhaud: Sonatina; Busoni-Weill: Divertimento. Nora Shulman, flute; Mark Skazinetsky, Wendy Rose, violin; Leslie Kinton, piano. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park Crase_. 978- 3744,978-3750.,. • 8:00: Music Umbrella Chamber Concerts. The Duke Trio. Beethoven: Trio Op.70#2; Ravel: Piano Trio; Mozart: Trio in C major; Chan Ka Nin: Among Friends. Mark Fewer, violin; Peter Longworth, piano; Thomas Wiebe, cello. Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave. 461- 6681.,,. • 8:00: Sinfonia Mississauga, John Barnum, cond. Keyboard Rhapsodies. Liszt: Malediction; Turina: Rapsodia Sinfonica; Raid: Twelve Short Stories for Strings; . Tchaikovsky: Serenade. Alma Petchersky, piano. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 Montevideo Road. '905-274-1571. • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See January 3. •· 7 :30: Toronto Symphony Orchestr11. Mozart: Symphony #35, K.385."Haffner," Adagio in E Major, K.261; Rondo in Bb Major, K.261 a; Bernstein: Overture to Candide; Barber: Adagio for Strings; Gershwin: An American in Paris. Scott St. John, violin; Gerard Schwarz, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . • 8:00: North York Symphony, Kerry Stratton, cond. Westcott: Overture; Mozart:_ Symphony #40, K550; Schubert: Symphony #5. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. Don't miss Toronto's first HURDY GURDY D AY ~ January 12, 1997 from 2 p.m. ~ The Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave.(at Bloor) Join five busy players and makers as they unfold the mysteries and marvels of this weird and wonderful instrument! From 2 pm, lecture-demonstrations on history, styles, maintenance, and buying tips. Followed by a session (instruments welcome). At 8 pm, A CONCERT with Vielle a Deux and Pilgrim's Trail Mix. Tickets available for all day, or concert only. Book in advance, and receive a sheet of folklore tunes for the session! ~ Call (416) 485-4760 for information ~