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Volume 20 Issue 7 - April 2015

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Associates of theToron to SymphonyOrchestraMonday, April 13, 20157:30 pmDon’t always have fun without me!The double bass is here!PROGRAMGioachino Rossini Sonata for strings in B flat majorNo. 4Luigi Boccherini String quintet in D major Op. 39-3Antonin Dvorak String quintet in G major Op. 77PERFORMERSEtsuko Kimura, violinAngelique Toews, violinChristopher Redfield, violaMarie Gelinas, celloTim Dawson, double bassFive Small ConcertsSeries / | Single tickets $20 / Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W.Box Office 416-282-6636 Concerts in the GTASeilerTrioApril 123pmRachel MercerMayumi SeilerAngela ParkHeliconianHall35 HazeltonAvenueSyrinxConcerts.cacello; Angela Park, piano. Heliconian Hall,35 Hazelton Ave. 416-654-0877. ; $20(st).●●3:15: Mooredale Concerts. Dublin GuitarQuartet. Glass: String Quartet No.2 “Company”;String Quartet No.3 “Mishima”; Brouwer:Cuban Landscape with Rhumba; Sisask:Songs in honour of the Virgin Mary; Koshikin:Changing the Guard; Kanengiser: Gongan;and other works. Walter Hall, Edward JohnsonBuilding, 80 Queen’s Park. 416-922-3714mooredaleconcerts.comDublin Guitar QuartetApril 12 @ 3:15Family show 1:15-2:15x103. ; $20(under 30). Also 1:15: Music &Truffles Interactive Series for youth 5 and up.●●4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Organ Recitals. David Briggs, organ.65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donationswelcomed.●●4:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene.Elgar: Organ Sonata. Andrew Adair, organ.477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. Free.●●4:00: St. Philip’s Anglican Church. JazzFlute StreetPresentsAnd The GiantBegan to DanceWITH GUEST ARTISTPeter Sheridan(pictured here with hissub-contrabass flute)Music for low flutes,including the Concertofor Alto Flute by Canadiancomposer, Peter Senchuk.How low can a flute go?Come and find out!SundayApril 12, 20158pmChrist Church, Deer Park, Toronto1570 Yonge St. (at Heath Street West)Tickets: , (sr.), , students 416.462.949836 | April 1 - May 7, 2015

Vespers: Jaymz Bee Birthday Vespers.Genevieve Marentette, Carolyn Credico, JuneGarber, and others. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke.416-247-5181. Freewill offering.●●7:30: Music at Metropolitan. StefanKießling. Assistant organist of Leipzig’sThomaskirche. Metropolitan United Church,56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. $20.●●8:00: Flute Street. And the Giant Beganto Dance. Senchuk: Concerto for Alto Flute;original compositions and transcriptionsfor alto, bass, contrabass and sub-contrabassflutes. Peter Sheridan, low flutes; JudyDiez-D’aux, bass flute; Ellen Meyer, piano; LisaJack, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park,1570 Yonge St. 416-462-9498. ; (sr);(st).●●8:00: Royal Conservatory. Max Raabe andPalast Orchester. Cabaret and popular songsof the Weimar period. Koerner Hall, 273 BloorSt. W. 416-408-0208. –. Also Apr 11.●●8:00: Somewhere There/Arraymusic.Somewhere There. A series of improv concerts.Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC.Monday April 13●●5:30: Canadian Music Centre. FinnegansQuarks Revival: The 21st Century Virtuoso.Frehner: Finnegans Quarks Revival. AndrewAarons, piano. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601x201. $20; (adv).●●7:30: Associates of the Toronto SymphonyOrchestra. Five Small Concerts Series: Don’tAlways Have Fun Without Me! The DoubleBass is Here! Rossini: Sonata for strings inB-flat No.4; Boccherini: String Quintet in DOp.39-3; Dvořák: String Quintet in G Op.77.Etsuko Kimura and Angelique Toews, violins;Christopher Redfield, viola; Marie Gelinas,cello; Tim Dawson, double bass. Trinity-St.Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-282-6636.$20; (sr/st).●●8:00: Blythwood Winds. HogtownRoundup. World premieres of works by Lau,Rowson and Barnes (Casa Loma Suite); Pon:Pura Vida Suite (Ontario premiere). TimCrouch, flute, Liz Eccleston, oboe, AnthonyThompson, clarinet, Michael Macaulay, bassoon,Curtis Vander Hyden, horn. MusicGallery, 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $20;(adv); (Music Gallery members).Tuesday April 14●●12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Chamber Music Series: Contrasts and Connections.Stravinsky: L’Histoire du Soldat;Bartók: Contrasts; Dahl: Concerto à Tre.Patricia RozarioJoseph Johnson, cello. Richard BradshawAmphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for thePerforming Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.●●12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. LunchtimeChamber Music: Rising Stars Recital.Students from the Glenn Gould School. YorkminsterPark Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St.416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome.●●4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James.Organ Recitals. Thomas Gonder, organ.65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donationswelcomed.●●7:00: Sheridan College Canadian MusicTheatre Project. Brantwood: 19202020.Immersive musical theatre experience. Musicand lyrics by Gielen, A. Johnson, and B. Johnson.Music Theatre Performance Graduates;James Smith, conductor; Mitchell Cushmanand Julie Tepperman, stage directors.Sheridan College, 1430 Trafalgar Rd., Oakville.905-815-4049. . Runs Apr 14–May 3.Apr 16: Media Night.●●7:30: Canadian Music Centre. AmarokEnsemble with guest Rory McLeod, viola.Schumann: Piano Quartet; other works byMorlock and Murphy. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. ; $20(adv).●●7:30: Opera Atelier. Orpheus and Eurydice.Gluck (Berlioz adaptation). MireilleLebel, mezzo (Orpheus); Peggy Kriha Dye,soprano (Eurydice); Meghan Lindsay, soprano(Amour); Marshall Pynkoski, director;Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg, choreographer;Artists of Atelier Ballet; Tafelmusik BaroqueOrchestra; David Fallis, conductor. Elgin Theatre,189 Yonge St. 1-855-622-2787. -1.Also Apr 9,11,12(3:00),17,18(4:30).●●7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music.Rebanks Family Fellowship Concert. MazzoleniConcert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. Free(ticket required).●●8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and RoyThomson Hall. Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock.Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St. 416-872-4255. .50-9.50.●●8:00: Somewhere There/Arraymusic.Audiopollination. Array Space, 155 Walnut St.416-532-3019. Free/PWYC.●●8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. TSOPops: As Heard on TV. Music from Mad Men,Star Trek, Golden Girls, Jeopardy! and others.Nicole Parker, vocals; Steven Reineke, conductor.Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. -0. Also Apr 15(mat).SONG FOR ATHENEWednesday April 15●●12:00 noon: Canadian Opera Company.Dance Series: elegant equations. Previewperformance and discussion of the conceptionand creation of Locus Plot, an upcomingwork to be premiered by Peggy BakerDance Projects. Peggy Baker, choreographer.Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre,Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts,145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free.●●12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.Conrad Gold, Organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free.●●2:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. TSOPops: As Heard on TV. Music from Mad Men,Star Trek, Golden Girls, Jeopardy! and others.Nicole Parker, vocals; Steven Reineke, conductor.Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. -0. Also Apr 14(eve).●●7:00: Sheridan College Canadian MusicTheatre Project. Brantwood: 19202020.Immersive musical theatre experience.Runs Tues–Sun, Apr 14–May 3. See Apr 14 fordetails.●●7:30: Organix Concerts/Timothy EatonMemorial Church. Jens Korndoerfer, Organ.Celebration of the 100th anniversary of theinstallation of Casavant Opus 583 (1914) pipeorgan. Timothy Eaton Memorial Church,230 St. Clair Ave. W. 416-769-3893 or 1-877-769-5224. ; (sr); (st); free(under18).Thursday April 16●●12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met:Cathy Daniel, mezzo. Metropolitan UnitedChurch, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26.Free.●●1:30: Women’s Musical Club of Toronto.Christianne Stotijn, Mezzo-soprano & JuliusDrake, Piano. Works by Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich,Korngold and R. Strauss. Walter Hall,Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park.416-923-7052. .●●7:30: North York Music Festival. Franck:Sonata and Other Masterpieces. Moshe Hammer,violin; Paul Komen, piano. Lawrence ParkCommunity Church, 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-788-8553. ; $20(sr/st).●●7:30: Opera Belcanto of York. La Bohème.Puccini. Gayané Mangassarian, Michèle Pearson,soprano; Stanislas Vitort, tenor; nHenryIrwin, Douglas Tranquada, Berje Varcabet,baritone; and other singers; David Varjabed,conductor; Edward Franko, director; with theOBC Orchestra and Chorus. Richmond HillCentre for the Performing Arts, 10268 YongeSt., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. ;(sr). Also April 18.A choral tribute to the late Sir John Tavener,featuring his muse, British soprano Patricia Rozario.Also featuring members of the TorontoChildren’s Chorus and Choir 21.●●8:00: Music Toronto. Lafayette Quartet.Haydn: Quartet in A, No.28, Op.20, No.6; Coulthard:Quartet No.2, Threnody; Beethoven:Quartet in a, Op.132. Ann Elliott-Goldschmid,violin; Sharon Stanis, violin; Joanna Hood,viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello. JaneMallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for theArts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. ; ; student tickets; Age 18 to 35 pay your age.●●8:00: Duo Demel. Experimental. DanielHasznos, clarinet; Osvaldo Gomes Santos,Women’s Musical Club of TorontoMusic in the AfternoonNEW DIRECTIONS IN MUSICCHRISTIANNESTOTIJNmezzo-sopranoThursdayApril 16, 1.30 p.m.Tickets 416-923-7052www.wmct.on.caNEW DIRECTIONS IN MUSIC“A voice of liquid gold”–GramophoneShannon MercerAPRIL 16, 2015, AT 8:00 PMTRINITY-ST. PAUL’S CENTRECall 416-408-0208 or visit April 1 - May 7, 2015 | 37

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