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Volume 23 Issue 5 - February 2018

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KOERNER HALL IS: “ A beautiful space for music “ THE GLOBE AND MAIL Leon Fleisher conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra FRI., FEB. 16, 8PM / PRELUDE RECITAL 6:45PM PRE-CONCERT TALK 7:15PM / KOERNER HALL Tickets start at only Legendary pianist and conductor, Leon Fleisher will conduct the Glenn Gould School’s Royal Conservatory Orchestra to perform Beethoven’s Overture to Egmont and Sibelius’s Symphony No. 1 in E Minor. Guest conductor Joaquin Valdepenas will conduct the RCO and soprano Jocelyn Fralick to perform Strauss’s Four Last Songs. Part of the Temerty Orchestral Program Taylor Academy Showcase Concert SAT., FEB. 10, 4:30PM Free tickets can be reserved starting Fri., Feb. 2 SAT., MAR. 10, 4:30PM Free tickets can be reserved starting Mon., Mar. 2. MAZZOLENI CONCERT HALL The Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists presents concerts by the leading young classical musicians in Canada. Hear the stars of tomorrow! Nicolas Altstaedt with Fazil Say FRI., MAR. 2, 8PM KOERNER HALL Tickets start at only A combination of two brilliant soloists. German-French cellist Nicolas Altstaedt and Turkish pianist Fazıl Say will perform works by Claude Debussy, Fazil Say, Leoš Janáček, and Dmitri Shostakovich. Generously supported by David G. Broadhurst and Efnan Abacioglu, Forest Hill Real Estate Inc. Brokerage Part of the Temerty Orchestral Program Ian Bostridge with Julius Drake VALENTINE’S DAY! WED., FEB. 14, 8PM PRE-CONCERT TALK 7PM KOERNER HALL Tickets start at only “Voices just don’t get much more distinctive than that of Ian Bostridge.” (The Baltimore Sun) Enjoy a special Valentine’s Day performance of Schubert’s music with the acclaimed English tenor and “the peerless Julius Drake at the piano” (The Times) Angélique Kidjo SAT., MAR. 3, 8PM KOERNER HALL Tickets start at only Grammy Award-winning singer, dancer, and songwriter Kidjo’s songs embrace rhythm & blues, soul music, jazz, and Beninese melodies, as well her own original works with “irresistible energy and joie de vivre.” (Los Angeles Times) David Louie: Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I SUN., MAR. 11, 2PM MAZZOLENI CONCERT HALL Tickets: David Louie ranks among Canada’s foremost classical keyboardists. An accomplished chamber musician, he is a member of the Grammy Award nominated ARC Ensemble (Artists of The Royal Conservatory) and has recorded for RCA Red Seal. This special concert will be performed on harpsichord. TICKETS & ROYAL SUBSCRIPTIONS ON SALE NOW! 416.408.0208 WWW.RCMUSIC.COM/PERFORMANCE 273 BLOOR STREET WEST (BLOOR 237 BLOOR ST. & AVENUE STREET RD.) WEST TORONTO (BLOOR ST. & AVENUE RD.) TORONTO

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