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Volume 27 Issue 7 | May 20 - July 12, 2022

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Schafer at Soundstreams; "Dixon Road" at High Park, Skydancers at Harbourfront; Music and art at the Wychwood Barns; PODIUM in town; festival season at hand; Listening Room at your fingertips; and listings galore.

In the Clubs (Mostly

In the Clubs (Mostly Jazz) WHO’S WHO? ONLINE DIRECTORIES INDEX With over 75 years around Yonge and Bloor, the Pilot is a multi-level bar that hosts live jazz on Saturday afternoons. Poetry Jazz Café 224 Augusta Ave. 416-599-5299 A sexy, clubby space, Poetry hosts live jazz, hip-hop, and DJs nightly in its home on Augusta Ave in Kensington Market. Reposado Bar & Lounge 136 Ossington Ave. 416-532-6474 A chic, low-light bar with top-shelf tequila, Mexican tapas, and live music. Reservoir Lounge, The 52 Wellington St. E. 416-955-0887 Toronto’s self-professed original swingjazz bar and restaurant, located in a historic speakeasy near St. Lawrence Market, with live music four nights a week. Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar, The 194 Queen St. W. 416-598-2475 With over 60 shows per month of Canadian and international groups, The Rex is Toronto’s longest-running jazz club, with full bar and kitchen menu. Sauce on Danforth 1376 Danforth Ave. 647-748-1376 With Victorian lighting, cocktails, and an extensive tap and bottle list, Sauce on Danforth has live music Tuesday through Saturday (and sometimes Sunday). The Senator Winebar 249 Victoria St 416 364-7517 An intimate, upscale French-inspired bistro with live music serving hearty, delicious comfort food alongside a curated selection of wine and cocktails. Smokeshow BBQ and Brew 744 Mt. Pleasant Rd 416-901-7469 A laid-back venue with an emphasis on barbecue and beer, Smokeshow hosts cover artists and original music Thursday through Sunday, with Bachata lessons on Tuesdays and Karaoke on Wednesdays. Tranzac 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-923-8137 A community arts venue dedicated to supporting, presenting, and promoting creative and cultural activity in Toronto, with live shows in multiple rooms every day of the week. As mentioned in previous issues, The WholeNote has a wealth of information online that is not included in our print issues. Our Who's Who section at is where you'll find detailed profiles of various music presenters, choirs, summer education opportunities and summer festivals. In addition to our Blue Pages (music presenters) and Summer Music Education indexes, here we welcome participants in our Canary Pages choral directory, as well as those who've joined our Green Pages summer festivals directory, at time of publication. These directories, with full profiles, are updated online as new submissions are received, so check back often at under our Who's Who tab, to look for a choir to join, summer music camps, programs and festivals, and who's becoming active again on the live music scene. For information on how to join any of our directories, please contact ● Achill Choral Society ● Amadeus Choir of Greater Toronto ● Bel Canto Singers ● Choralairs Choir of North York ● City Choir ● Cummer Avenue United Church Choir ● Echo Women’s Choir ● Ensemble vocal Les voix du coeur ● Etobicoke Centennial Choir ● Georgetown Choral Society ● Harbourfront Chorus harbourfrontchorus ● Healey Willan Singers ● Incontra Vocal Ensemble ● Jubilate Singers ● Leaside United Church Choirs CANARY PAGES 2022 ● Mississauga Chamber Singers ● Oasis Vocal Jazz ● Pax Christi Chorale ● Serenata Singers ● Toronto Chamber Choir ● Toronto Children’s Chorus ● Toronto Mendelssohn Choir ● Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir ● Upper Canada Choristers ● VIVA Singers Toronto ● Voices Chamber Choir ● West Toronto Community Choir westtorontocommunitychoir ● Windsor Classic Chorale ● Yorkminstrels Show Choir www.theyorkminstrelsshowchoir. SUMMER FESTIVALS 2022 ● Brantford Summer Music ● Collingwood Music Festival ● Elora Festival ● Festival of the Sound ● Highlands Opera Studio ● Markham Village Music Festival ● Stratford Summer Music ● Sun Life UpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival ● SweetWater Music Festival ● Under the Spire Music Festival ● Westben Centre for Connection & Creativity Through Music 40 | May 20 - July 12, 2022

SUMMER MUSIC EDUCATION 2022 ● CAMMAC Music Centre en/2022-summer-programs/ ● Camp Musical Tutti ● COC Summer Opera Camps & COC Summer Opera Intensive ● Interprovincial Music Camp ● Kodály Certification Program - Levels I, II and III (Western U) ● Lake Field Music ● Music at Port Milford ● No Strings Theatre ● Oboe Intensive at Western University ● Stratford Summer Music Jazz Academy ● Stratford Summer Music Vocal Academy ● Summer Music ● Ukrainian Art Song Summer Institute 2022 ● Vancouver Symphony Orchestral Institute the-vso-institute/the-vso-institute BLUE PAGES DIRECTORY 2021-22 ● Aga Khan Museum ● Amadeus Choir of Greater Toronto ● Amici Chamber Ensemble ● Art of Time Ensemble ● Attila Glatz Concert Productions (Salute to Vienna) ● Azrieli Foundation ● Barrie Concert Association ● Barrie Concert Band ● Canadian Music Centre ● Canadian Opera Company ● Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra ● Chorus Niagara ● Church of St. Mary Magdalene ● COSA Canada (Centre for Opera Studies & Appreciation) ● Counterpoint Community Orchestra ● DaCapo Chamber Choir ● Don Wright Faculty of Music, Western U ● Edison Singers ● Elmer Iseler Singers ● Ensemble Vivant ● Estonian Studies Centre ● Etobicoke Centennial Choir ● Etobicoke Community Concert Band ● Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra ● Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan ● Exultate Chamber Singers ● Glionna Mansell Corporation ● Hannaford Street Silver Band ● INNERchamber Inc. ● Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts ● Jubilate Singers ● Ken Page Memorial Trust ● Kindred Spirits Orchestra ● Koerner Hall at the Royal Conservatory of Music ● Mississauga Chamber Singers ● Mississauga Symphony Orchestra ● MOSAIC Canadian Vocal Ensemble ● Music at Metropolitan ● Music at St. Andrew’s ● Music in the Afternoon (Women’s Musical Club of Toronto) ● Music Gallery ● Music Toronto ● New Music Concerts ● Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation ● Nocturnes in the City ● Off Centre Music Salon ● Opera Atelier ● Orchestra Toronto ● ORGANIX Concerts ● Pax Christi Chorale ● Peterborough Singers ● Royal Canadian College of Organists, Toronto Centre ● Sine Nomine Ensemble for Medieval Music ● SoundCrowd ● Soundstreams ● St. Michael’s Choir School ● Tafelmusik ● Tapestry Opera ● That Choir ● Toronto Chamber Choir ● Toronto Choral Society ● Toronto Classical Singers ● Toronto Consort ● Toronto Mendelssohn Choir ● Toronto Mozart Players ● Toronto Operetta Theatre ● Toronto Symphony Orchestra www.TSO.CA ● Trio Arkel ● Ukrainian Art Song Project ● University of Toronto Faculty of Music ● Upper Canada Choristers ● Vesnivka Choir ● VOCA Chorus of Toronto ● Voicebox: Opera in Concert ● Westben Centre for Connection and Creativity Through Music ● Wychwood Clarinet Choir ● Yorkminster Park Baptist Church Arts Services ● Agence Station Bleue ● Eric Alper Public Relations ● International Resource Centre for Performing Artists ● Linda Litwack Publicity Publicity-1174901622575289 ● Luisa Trisi / Big Picture Communications May 20 - July 12, 2022 | 41

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