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Volume 27 Issue 8 | July 1 - September 20, 2022

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Final print issue of Volume 27 (259th, count 'em!). You'll see us in print again mid-September. Inside: A seat at one table at April's "Mayors Lunch" TAF Awards; RCM's 6th edition "Celebration Series" of piano music -- more than ODWGs; Classical and beyond at two festivals; two lakeshore venues reborn; our summer "Green Pages" festival directory; record reviews, listening room and more. On stands Tuesday July 5 2022.

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Concerts Lunchtime at 12:15 Mondays listings@theWholeNote.com Event listings are free of charge to artists, venues and presenters. This issue contains event listings from July 1 to September 19, 2022. THERE ARE THREE SETS OF LISTINGS IN THIS ISSUE ● Proceed straight ahead and you will find six pages of daily listings for events with an announced date and time that one could circle on a calendar in order to "be there" ... .etc....noted at the end of the listing. ● Go back a couple of pages (to page 29) and you will be in the monthly index to the WholeNote Who's Who, our collection of online annual directories featuring different sectors of our musical ecosystem. This issue highlights our GREEN PAGES DIRECTORY OF SUMMER FESTIVALS. ● Go back one page further, and you can browse our MAINLY CLUBS list of a wide range of informal listening rooms, etc .....so get in touch. How to List 1. Use the convenient online form at thewholenote.com/applylistings OR 2. Email listings to listings@thewholenote.com. Please note, we do not take listings over the phone. Deadlines Weekly: Eligible listings received by 6pm Tuesday, each week, will be included in The WholeNote WEEKLY LISTINGS UPDATE e-letter sent to registered readers the following Sunday. Listings received for the Weekly Listings Update are simultaneously posted to JUST ASK, our searchable online listings database. The weekly listings update looks five to six weeks into the future on an ongoing basis. Print: Our next print issue, Volume 28 no.1 covers from September 20 to November 7. The print submission deadline for that issue will be September 6. Readers are encouraged to register for the Weekly Listings update, or to check our online listings regularly for new listings or updates to listings previously submitted. Each weekly update looks 5-6 weeks into the future. Register for the weekly updates at thewholenote.com/newsletter Deadlines Weekly online updates: submission deadline is 6pm Tuesday of the week prior to the event in question, for weekend posting. Live or Live Streamed | July 1 to September 19, 2022 NOTE: All times are Eastern Time unless otherwise noted. Listings are based on information sent to WholeNote in advance by event presenters. The following listings include only basic information. For more complete and detailed listings or for information on later events, visit www.thewholenote.com/just-ask Friday July 1 ● 12:00 noon: Q107. Canada Day Picnic. Woodbine Park in the Beach, 1695 Queen St E. Call 416-904-7010. Free. ● 7:00: Westben. Friends on the Hill. Willow Hill Amphitheatre, 6698 County Road 30 N., Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 8:00: Kindred Spirits Orchestra. Unionville Canada Day Celebration. Music from movies, Broadway and light classics. Michael Berec, conductor. Unionville Millennium Theatre, 150 Main St., Unionville. Call 905-604- 8339 or visit www.KSOrchestra.ca. Free. Saturday July 2 ● 2:00: Westben. Ofra Harnoy. Ofra Harnoy, cello; Mike Herriott, trumpet; Jeanie Chung, piano. The Barn, 6698 County Road 30, Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 8:00: Canadian Stage. Dream in High Park Music Festival: KUNÉ. High Park Amphitheatre, 1873 Bloor St. W. Visit www. my.canadianstage.com. . Sunday July 3 ● 2:00: Westben. Michael Kaeshammer, Piano. The Barn, 6698 County Road 30, Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 4:00: Harbourfront Centre. Summer in the Garden: Kulintang. Pantayo, kulintang ensemble. Toronto Music Garden, 479 Queens Quay W. Visit www.harbourfrontcentre.com/ series/summer-music-in-the-garden. Free. July 4 - ChromaDuo July 11 - Jui-Sheng Li July 18 - Blackwood July 25 - Toronto Brass Quintet Aug. 1 - Andromeda Trio Aug. 8 - Cardinal Consort Admission: PWYC Church of the Holy Trinity www.musicmondays.ca ● 7:00: Something Else! Festival. Nomad Trio. Gord Grdina, guitar & oud; Matt Mitchell, piano & keyboards; Jim Black, drums. Bridgeworks, 200 Caroline St. N., Hamilton. Visit www.somethingelsefestival.com. $20- (door); $20-(adv). ● 8:00: Something Else! Festival. Film Screening: Derek Bailey’s On the Edge - Improvisation in Music Series - Episode 3 - A Liberating Thing. Bridgeworks, 200 Caroline St. N., Hamilton. Visit www.somethingelsefestival.com. $20-(door); $20-(adv). ● 8:00: Westben. Suzie Ungeleider. Suzie Ungeleider, singer & songwriter. The Campfire, 6698 County Road 30 N., Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 9:00: Something Else! Festival. Recoder: François Houle 4. François Houle, clarinets; Gord Grdina, guitar; Mark Helias, bass; Gerry Hemingway, drums. Bridgeworks, 200 Caroline St. N., Hamilton. Visit www. somethingelsefestival.com. $20-(door); $20-(adv). Monday July 4 ● 12:15: Music Mondays. Pathforgers: Music for Two Guitars. ChromaDuo (Tracy Anne Smith, Rob MacDonald, guitars). Church of the Holy Trinity, 19 Trinity Sq. Call 416-598- 4521 X223 or visit www.musicmondays.ca. PWYC ( suggested). Tuesday July 5 IN THE June 28- August 23 Weekly live music by the lake TCOMUSIC.CA ● 8:00: Toronto Concert Orchestra. Fall in Love Again. Natalya Gennadi, soprano; Romulo Delgado, tenor. Palais Royale, 1601 Lake Shore Blvd. W. Call 416-871-4275 or visit www.tcomusic.ca. (VIP); (adults/sr); (under 30). Wednesday July 6 ● 12:30: ORGANIX Concerts. Áron Dóbisz, 32 | July 1 - September 20, 2022 thewholenote.com

organ with Bence Janos Samodai, trumpet. All Saints Kingsway Anglican Church, 2850 Bloor St. W. Call 416-571-3680 or visit www.organixconcerts.ca. Freewill offering($20 suggested). ● 7:00: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. Twilight Summer Concerts. Works from Hollywood, Broadway, Pops, and other works. Panfantasy. Applewood/Shaver House, 450 The West Mall, Etobicoke. 416-245-1983. Free. Rain or shine event. Thursday July 7 ● 7:00: Brookside Music Festival of the Bay. Wesli. Combining the roots of voodoo and rara (an iconic traditional Haitian instrument), through afrobeat and hip-hop. Calvary Baptist Church (Midland), 598 King St., Midland. Visit www.brooksidemusic.com. Free. Outdoor concert. ● 7:00: Harbourfront Centre. Summer in the Garden: Yoiking and Grooving. VILDÁ. Toronto Music Garden, 479 Queens Quay W. Visit www.harbourfrontcentre.com/series/ summer-music-in-the-garden/. Free. ● 7:30: Brott Music Festival. Viva L’Italia PopOpera. Tamar Simon, soprano; Ellita Gagner, mezzo; Lizzy Hoyt, mezzo; David Faria Araujo, tenor; Geoffrey Schellenberg, baritone; and others; National Academy Orchestra. L.R. Wilson Concert Hall, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W., Hamilton. Visit www. brottmusic.com or call 905-525-7664. ; (sr); (st); (under 12). OPENING NIGHT: THE FOLK INFLUENCE July 7 Tom Allen hosts an all-star line up tosummermusic.com ● 7:30: Toronto Summer Music Festival. Opening Night: The Folk Influence. Nicolas Namoradze, piano; Yura Lee, violin; Martin Beaver, violin; Juan-Miguel Hernandez, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; and others. Koerner Hall, TELUS Centre, 273 Bloor St. W. Call 416-408-0208 or visit www.torontosummermusic.com. -. Friday July 8 ● 7:00: Westben. Mary Walsh. The Barn, 6698 County Road 30, Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 7:30: Elora Singers. Bach B Minor Mass. Hélène Brunet, soprano; Krisztina Szabó, mezzo; Andrew Haji, tenor; Tyler Duncan, baritone. Gambrel Barn Elora, Corner of Country Rd. 7 and 21, Elora. Visit www.elorasingers.ca or call 519-846-0331. -. NICOLAS NAMORADZE, PIANO July 8 tosummermusic.com ● 7:30: Toronto Summer Music Festival. Nicolas Namoradze, Piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park. Call 416-408-0208 or visit www.torontosummermusic.com. -. ● 8:00: Canadian Stage. Dream in High Park Music Festival: Hawsley Workman. High Park Amphitheatre, 1873 Bloor St. W. Visit www. my.canadianstage.com. . ● 8:00: Duduk House. Duduk & Piano: The Sounds of Magic. Sar Kamler, duduk; Viktor Kott, piano. Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St. Visit www.cafeduduk.eventbrite.ca or call 416-889-8821. . Saturday July 9 ● 7:00: Brookside Music Festival of the Bay. Sheng Cai. Midland Cultural Centre, 333 King St., Midland. Visit www.brooksidemusic. com. . ● 7:00: Collingwood Music Festival. Inaugural Concert: Rhapsody on the Bay. National Academy Orchestra of Canada; Daniel Vnukowski, piano. First Presbyterian Church, 200 Maple St., Collingwood. Call 705-416-1317 or visit www.collingwoodfestival.com. . ● 7:00: New Origins Jazz Series. Luan July 7-30 tosummermusic.com Phung Trio. BSMT 254, 254 Lansdowne Ave. Visit http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/new-origins-jazz-series-presents-the-luan-phungtrio-tickets-367663751177?aff=ebdssbdestse arch&keep_tld=1. (adv). ● 7:00: Westben. Joel Plaskett. Willow Hill Amphitheatre, 6698 County Road 30 N., Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 7:30: Elora Festival. An Evening with Sarah Slean. The Elora Singers; Sarah Slean. Gambrel Barn Elora, Corner of Country Rd. 7 and 21, Elora. Call 519-846-0331. -. ● 8:00: Canadian Stage. Dream in High Park Music Festival: Jully Black & Beau Dixon. High Park Amphitheatre, 1873 Bloor St. W. Visit www.my.canadianstage.com. . ● 10:00: Westben. Late Night Intimacies. Westben’s Artistic Director Brian Finley shares his own newly-created Intimacies for Solo Piano along with favourites of Chopin in a late-night soirée of romantic piano music. Willow Hill Amphitheatre, 6698 County Road 30 N., Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. Sunday July 10 ● 2:00: Westben. Queer Songbook Orchestra. The Barn, 6698 County Road 30, Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www. westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. ● 3:00: Collingwood Music Festival. Swingin’ with Countermeasure. Countermeasure, a cappella group. First Presbyterian Church, 200 Maple St., Collingwood. Call 705-416-1317 or visit www.collingwoodfestival.com. . ● 4:00: Harbourfront Centre. Summer in the Garden: Métis Voices. Works by T. Patrick Carrabré, Ian Cusson and Neil Weisensel. Rebecca Cuddy, mezzo; The Wood and Wire Quartet. Toronto Music Garden, 479 Queens Quay W. www.harbourfrontcentre.com/series/summer-music-in-the-garden. Free. ● 6:30: Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. City of Mississauga Summer Concert Series. Port Credit Memorial Park, 40 Lakeshore Rd. E,, Mississauga. Visit www.mississaugasymphony.ca. Free. ● 7:30: Leith Summer Festival. In Concert. Classical, cabaret and jazz gems. Patricia O’Callaghan, soprano; Robert Kortgaard, piano; Andrew Downing, bass. Historic Leith Church, 419134 Tom Thomson Lane, Leith. Visit www.roxytheatre.ca or call 519-371-2833. . ● 8:00: Westben. Sarah Lewis. The Campfire, 6698 County Road 30 N., Campbellford. Call 877-883-5777 or visit www.westbendigitalvenue.ca. $20-. Monday July 11 ● 12:15: Music Mondays. Recollection of Childhood Memories. Jui-Sheng Li, piano. Church of the Holy Trinity, 19 Trinity Sq. Call 416-598-4521 X223 or visit www.musicmondays.ca. PWYC ( suggested). ● 7:00: Collingwood Music Festival. Tomson Highway: Songs in the Key of Cree. Tomson Highway, author, playwright, composer, songwriter, piano; Patricia Cano, vocalist; and Marcus Ali, saxophone. First Presbyterian Church, 200 Maple St., Collingwood. Call 705-416-1317 or visit www.collingwoodfestival.com. . APPL & RIEGER IN RECITAL July 11 tosummermusic.com ● 7:30: Toronto Summer Music Festival. Appl & Rieger in Recital. Benjamin Appl, baritone; Wolfram Rieger, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park. Call 416-408- 0208 or visit www.torontosummermusic. com. -. Tuesday July 12 ● 7:00: Collingwood Music Festival. Penderecki String Quartet. First Presbyterian Church, 200 Maple St., Collingwood. Call 705-416-1317 or visit www.collingwoodfestival.com. . ● 7:30: Toronto Summer Music Festival. VC2 - Cello Duo. Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. Call 416-408-0208 or www.torontosummermusic.com. -. ● 8:00: Canadian Stage. Dream in High Park Music Festival: Martha Wainwright & Adria Kane. High Park Amphitheatre, 1873 Bloor St. W. Visit www.my.canadianstage.com. . ● 8:00: Toronto Concert Orchestra. Rocket Man. Music of Elton John. Ron Camilleri, vocalist. Palais Royale, 1601 Lake Shore Blvd. W. Call 416-871-4275 or visit www.tcomusic. ca. (VIP); (adults/sr); (under 30). Wednesday July 13 ● 12:30: ORGANIX Concerts. Alexander Straus-Fausto, Organ. All Saints Kingsway thewholenote.com July 1 - September 20, 2022 | 33

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