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Volume 2 Issue 4 - December 1996/January 1997

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Dec'96/ Jan'97 PULSE

Dec'96/ Jan'97 PULSE Wiebe, cello. Noel Ryan Auditorium, Mississauga Central Library, 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West. 905-274-1571. .50,,3 for . • 2:00: University of Toronto Opera Division. Opera Tea - an afternoon of opera and tea on · the stage. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 978- 3744/3750. . • 3 :00: Mooredale Concerts. Harlequinade - Going for Baroque. See ..Jan. 18. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Pk. Crase. 922-3714. ,. . • 3:30: Tafelmusik. An Evening with Nancy Argenta. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church. See January 16. • i:OO: The Toronto Sinfonietta, Matthew Jaskiewicz, dir. Kabaret Starszych Panow (The Old . Gents' Cabaret). A new vers1on of the famous cabaret featured on Polish TV in the 1960's. The Salon ensemble of singers and actors: Adriana Gostkowska, Barbara Kusiba, Krzysztof Jasinski, Pawel Kozlowski, Szymon Gebski and others. The Old Mill Brule Room, 20 Old Mill Road. 488-0191. ,. • 8 :00: Creative Artist Productions. The Poetry and . Music of the German Reperto!fe­ Soiree. Art of Lieder from Schubert to Wolf; Strauss and contemporaries. Note: Soiree is final event of two day performa nce workshop with John Hess and Stephanie Bog(e. See ad for details. Women's Arts Association, 23 Prince Arthur Avenue, 466-2945. (audience for soiree). • 8 :00: Oshawa-Durham Symphony Orchestra, Marco Parisotto, dir . Platinum-Gold Classical. Schubert: March Op .51 #1 for Strings; Bartok: Roma nian Folk Dances Sz68 for Strings; Tchaikovsky: Elegia (excerpt from Serenade for Strings); Mozart: Eine ~lein_e . Nachtmusik KV525; V1vald1: La quattro stagioni. Dong-Suk Ka ng, violin. College Park Chu rch, 1164 King E., Oshawa. 905-579-6711. - 18. • 8 :00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Leif Ove Andsnes, piano. Beethoven: Sonata · Op.22; Szymanowski: Mazurkas; Grieg: Selected pieces from Op .72 & Op~66; Schumann: Sonata #1 in f minor, Op.11 · Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. .50 to .50. • 1 :00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Otgan recital, John Tuttle (St. Thomas's Church, Toronto) Organ works of Louis Vierne.65 Church Street at King. 369-0020. Free. • 4:30: Great St. Anne's. Choral Evensong. Ley: Prayer Of King Henry VI; Stanford: Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in C; Harris: Faire Is The Heavens. St. Anne's Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Ave. 536-3160.' Free. · • 7:00: Canadian·Opera Company. Hector.Berlioz:. Beatrice et Benedtct. Robm Phillips, dir; Richard Bradshaw, com!; Jane Gilbert, mezzo; . Gordon Gietz, terior; Francois Loup, baritone; Fiona Reid, Joseph Ziegler, William Webster, actors. 7:00: free 20-minute discussion introducing the opera and its themes. Hummingbird Centre, Front St. at Yonge St. 87 2-2262, 363-8231. to 0. • 8:00: Associates of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Amaro String Quartet. Haydn: Kaiser Quartet; Beethoven: Razumovsky Quartet #1 ; Brahms: Stri·ng Quartet 1{3 . . Amalia Joanou, Wren Canzonen, violins; Kent Teeple, viola; Marie Gelinas, cello. Flora McCrea . Eaton Auditorium, 230 St. Cla1r Ave. West. 221-8342. ,. • 9:00: Music Gallery. CCMC. This real-time composition team is made. 'up of Paul Dutton, John Oswald, Michael Snow and others. 179 Richmond ,St. West. 204-1080. Free. • 12:30: York minster Park Baptist Church . Noonday Recital. William Maddox, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 922-1167: Free. • 6:30: Art Gallery of Ontario. All That's Jazz. Guh. Walker Court, 317 Dundas St. W. 979- 6648. Free. • 6 :45: TSO Evening Overture. Beethoven: Septet. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. Free with ticket to the 8 p.m. performance or .50 per ticket. • 8:00: New Music Concerts. Vanc~u ver New Music Society. Bushnell: The Elusive Cabinet (1996); Danielson: Igniting . Dawn (1996); Hamel: New Work (1 996); Truax: New Work (1996); Underhill: New Work .. (1996); Longton: Octet (1996); Komorous, Sharman and others: Set of Miniatures. 7:15: Preconcert discussion. Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas St. West. 961-9594. Free. . ·• 8 :00 Rosedale Presbytenan Church. Chris Dawes, organ recital. Sonata Ill in D minor, BWV 527; Four Pieces for manuals (Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 695, Allain Gott in dar Hoh sei Ehr', BWV 711 • Jesu, maine Zuversicht, BWV 728, Jes u, maine Frauds, BWV 713); Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 548 • 8:00: Toronto Latvian Arti~ts Chamber Music Concert, Arv1ds Purvs dir. Soloists from the Magd ~b u rg Opera (Thuringia, Germa ny); Pauls Sketris, bass; Sandra Mogensena, piano. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 241-6868 . . ,. e 8:00: Toronto Symphony. Orchestra. "Beethoven Festtval. Beethoven: Fidelio Overture; Piano Concerto #5, "Emperor"; Symphony #2. Barry Douglas, piano; Jukka-Pekka Saraste, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . / • 8.:00: University of Toronto J azz Series. Small Jazz Ensembles. See January 15. • 8:30: Art Gallery of Ontario. . Ne w Music Concerts: "Va ncouver New Music". Walker Cou rt, 317 Dundas St. W · 979- 6648. • • 12:1 O: Music in St. Paul's. Organ recital by Richard Hans on. St. Paul's Anglican Church, 227 Bloor St. East. 961-8116. Free. • 1 2: 1 o: University of Toronto Thursday Noon Series. Pilss: Sonata; other works from the CD "Exposures". Guy Few, , trumpet; Che Anne Loewen, , piano. Walter Hall, 80 Queen s Park. 978-3744/3750. Free. • 6:45: TSO Evening Overture. Roy Thomson Hall. See January 22. ' • 8:00: Music Toronto. Fine Arts Quartet. Boccherini: Quanet Op.2 #2; Bartok: Quartet #6; , Beethoven: Quartet in C major Op.59 #3 "Razumovsky". Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 366-7723. ,. • 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. See January 22 .. Free post-concert lobby chat. ' • 12:10: Canadian Music Competitions. "Bring your o.wn lunch. • Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4822. Free. • 7:30: Concentus Arts Recital Series. Lesley Duff, flute. Red.eemer Lutheran Church, 1691 Bloor St. West. 964-8293. ,. . • 8:00: Amici. Mozart: M1sero, 0 sogno K.431; Schubert: . Selected Songs; Greer: Palm. Court Songs of the Bubble Rmg; Amram: Three Songs for Marlboro; Czerny: Grande Serenade Concertante, Op. 126. Joaquin Valdepenas, clarinet; ' David Hetherington, cello; Patricia Parr, piano; Michael Schade, tenor; James Sommerville, horn. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205- 5555. ,,. • 8:00: Baroque Concerts at Knox College Chapel. Works by Frescobaldi, Uccellini, Marini & Jacchini. Linda Melsted, baroque .. --------------.... :-~-:-----;~:;:-1 violin; Sergei lstomin, baroque CONCENTUS ARTS MEJIIIiN Fick ARTistic I' [OURTI. H cello/viola da gamba; Charlotte d 59 . 964-829J DiR. Nediger, organ/harpsichor . SEASON St. George St. 652-9817 . , lESlEY DUFF $:~·:~~·:Canadian Opera Ec.ITAl fLUTE Company. Hector Berlioz: c~~!.!!:!!,. __..;.____ ~;.;,;~------, Beatrice et Benedict. • Hummingbird Centre. See SERiES · fRidAy JANUARY 24, ]:}0 J:n~:~J: ~~sic Gallery. The REdEEMER LudtERAN dtuRclt 1691 BlooR Sr.W., Burdocks. New Toronto KEElE SubwAy AT INdiAN Rd. ensemble dedicated to l lickm: 0 I SENiORS ANd Srud~NTS experimental music. Eve Egoyan, L.!l.J!. ___________ ~AT!.,;fflWE~dooR2l~-------' piano; Margaret Gay, cello;

Dec'96/ Jan'97 Ronda Rindone, clarinet; Marc Sabat, violin. 179 Richmond St. West. 204-1080. • 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See January 3. • 8:00: Canadian Opera Company. Poulenc: Dialogues des Carmelites. Diana Leblanc, dir; Kenneth Montgomery, cond; Anne-Sophie Schmidt, soprano; Lauren Flanigan, soprano; Rita Gorr, mezzo; Nadine Denize, mezzo; Elizabeth Vidal, soprano; Benoit Boutet, tenor; John Fanning, baritone; Mark DuBois, tenor. 7:00: free 20-minute discussion introducing the opera and its themes. Hummingbird Centre, Front St. at Yonge St. 872-2262, 363-8231. to 0. • 8:00: Music Gallery. Hemispheres with Hugh Marsh. 179 Richmond St. West. 204- 1080. • 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. "Beethoven Festival. • Beethoven: Egmont Overture; Piano Concerto #2; Symphony #2. Barry Douglas, piano; Jukka­ Pekka Saraste, cond. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . • 8:00: University of Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Canadian work, TBA; Sibelius: Symphony #2. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen's Park. 978-3744/3750. ,. e· 8:30: Gatsby's Restaurant. Daniel Eby's "A Magical Journey from Mozart to Musicals." See January 3. • 11 :00: Music at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Lassus: Missa Super Credidi; Tallis: 0 Nata Lux. 477 Manning Ave. 769-7991. • 12:00 noon: Amici Cappuccino Concert. Joaquin Valdepenas, clarinet; David Hetherington, cello; Patricia Parr, piano; guest artist: Michael Schade, tenor. Cappuccino at 11 am; post-concert: Italian Buffet Brunch. Grano, 2035 Yonge St. 766-6943. for concert & brunch. • 2:00: Art Gallery of Ontario. Evergreen Club Game/an Ensemble. Traditional and contemporary repertoire in a workshop context. Walker Court, 317 Dundas St. W. 979- 6648. • 2:00: The Scarborough Philharmonic, Lee Willingham, guest cond. A Children's Classic. Poulenc: The Story of Baber, the little elephant. Michelle Mayers, narrator; winner of the SPO Youth Concerto Competition. Birchmount Park Collegiate, 3663 Danforth Ave. 261-0380. ,. • 2:30: Les Amis Concerts. Cynthia Forbes, cello; John Zielinski, piano. Studio Theatre, Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. 5040 Yonge St. 872-8222. . • 2:30: Opera in Concert. Rossini: L 'ltaliana in Algeri. Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony; Robert Cooper, chorus director; Stuart Hamilton, host; Dwight Bennett, cond. (Pre-concert lecture w. lain Scott at 1 :45). George Weston Recital Hall, ' 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. 1 I I ,.. • 3:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange. Many Strings Attached. Music by Corelli, Quantz, Vivaldi, J.M. Bohm, Aufschnaitter, Petz. Thomas Georgi, viola d'amore; John Edwards, archlute; Mary Catherine Finch, cello; Washington McClain, oboe and recorder; Alison Melville, recorder and flute. St. George the Martyr Church, corner of Stephanie and McCaul Streets, 588-4301. ,. • 3:00: ·Hannaford Street Silver Band. Mallets and Brass. Saint­ Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso; Daniel:-new work for brass band and percussion; Ireland: A Downland Suite; Liszt: Hungarian Rhaps-ody #2. Beverley Johnston, percussion; Susan Haig, cond. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 366- 7723. ,, groups. • 3:00: Hart House Music Committee. Sunday Serenades Friday, January 31,7 p~: Glenn Gould Studio SCHUBERT'S BIRTHDAY PARTY CBC. ::::.M,;.,. CBC Radio & Stereo's On Stage and The Aldeburgh Connection join forces for a three-hour birthday concert. Our galaxy of Canadian artists includes - Nancy Argenta ;(\ Norine Burgess Gerald Finley ...\.'\ • Andre Laplante Louis Lortie ('\. '\) Lois Marshall Patricia Parr ("\ ~nderecki String-Quartet Mark Pedrotti \. V Stephen Ralls Catherine Robbin i"\ V Michael Schade fames Sommerville '-.. '-J Bruce Ubukata Joaquin Valdepenas ~ Monica Whicher performing some of Schubert's best-lo:ved music! PULSE concert. Rembrandt Trio. Hart House Great Hall, University of Toronto. 785-0397. Free. • 3:00: Music at Rosedale. Christopher Dawes, organ. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Road. 921- 1931. Free Will Offering. • 3:00: Toronto Chamber Society, David Fallis, dir. Kaffeemusick: The Haydn Brothers. An exploration of some of the great choral works by J.M. Haydn and F.J. Haydn, in the form of an informative and entertaining chat with David Fallis. Coffee, tea and desserts included. Church of the Redeemer, Bloor and Avenue Road. 406-1484. . • 2:00: Toronto Symphony Our intermission birthday party in the CBC Atrium will feature more music, demonstrations of Schubertian dancing, a Viennese supper and wine and, of course, birthday cake! Tickets are for the concert and intermission party. Call (416) 205-5555. t>->->->->->->->->->->->->->->->->->->- -

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