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Volume 24 Issue 1 - September 2018

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In this issue: The WholeNote's 7th Annual TIFF TIPS guide to festival films with musical clout; soprano Erin Wall in conversation with Art of Song columnist Lydia Perovic, about more than the art of song; a summer's worth of recordings reviewed; Toronto Chamber Choir at 50 (is a few close friends all it takes?); and much more, as the 2018/19 season gets under way.


CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO FACULTY OF MUSIC! NEW IN 2018-19 SOUND KNOWLEDGE: A LECTURE SERIES Curious about the relationship between high-level musical performance and rehabilitation? What role music can play in social justice? How a jazz piece is put together? Sep 12 to Oct 24 (6 sessions) | 0 + HST | For details and to register visit WHAT MAKES IT GREAT? ® with Rob Kapilow Rob Kapilow brings his signature series to the Faculty of Music. Find out what makes great music great! Oct 29 Schumann Piano Quintet with the Gryphon Trio & Friends Feb 7 The Music of Duke Ellington with the U of T Jazz Orchestra Mar 4 Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings with the U of T Strings FALL HIGHLIGHTS Thursdays at Noon Bedford Trio, Amijai Shalev, TSO Cello Section, The Music of Walter Buczynski, Music and Poetry, U of T Strings & Friends, Opera Spotlight: Kurt Weill’s Street Scene, Women on the Verge, and Enrico Elisi Chamber Music Nimmons ‘n’ 95 with Phil Nimmons and David Braid, hosted by Heather Bambrick, Jeanne Lamon and David Breitman, and the New Orford String Quartet featuring special guests Opera From Mozart to Verdi: an evening of great operatic ensembles with the MacMillan Singers and University of Toronto Symphony Orchestra, and main stage production Street Scene by Kurt Weill Early Music and Choirs in Concert Dixit Dominus with Karina Gauvin and Krisztina Szabó, Jesu, der du meine Seele, A Child’s Prayer, and Voices of the Land and Sea with special guest Jenny Blackbird Visitors Thomas Hampson, Riki Turofsky Master Class in Voice (Oct 15), Rob Kapilow, Wilma and Clifford Smith Visitor in Music (Oct 29), and Stephen Clarke, Herman Geiger-Torel Lecture (Nov 12) and much more! Follow @UofTMusic For complete 2018-19 listings visit Tickets on sale now! 416.408.0208 Photos: Alice H. Photography, Don Vickery, John Johansen, Geoffrey Vendeville

2018/19 Season Mozart’s evocative 40th Symphony opens Tafelmusik’s 40th season. Elisa Citterio, director and violin soloist Dominic Teresi, bassoon soloist Sept 20 – 23, 2018 Koerner Hall, TELUS Centre up next: VIVALDI CON AMORE Directed by Elisa Citterio Oct 10 – 14, 2018 Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre Oct 16, 2018 George Weston Recital Hall, Toronto Centre for the Arts Subscribe and save! Find your special postcard & free CD offer in this magazine. GWRH Series Sponsored by MARGARET AND JIM FLECK

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