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Volume 3 Issue 2 - October 1997

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  • October
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28 • 8:15: Te Deum

28 • 8:15: Te Deum Orchestra & Chorus. Albinoni: Concerto a cinque for oboe & strings; Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in a minor; Gloria. Nicolai Tarasov, baroque oboe. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205- 5555. ,,. SUNDAY OCTOBER 26 • 2:00: Living Arts Centre Mississauga. Rodgers & Hammerstein: Carousel. Hammerson Hall. See October 25. • 12:00 noon: Chamb'er Music at the McGill Club. Works by Faure, Dvorak, Martinu, Hindemith & Brahms. 10:30am: Brunch (reservations required). Valerie Kuinka, viola; Peter Rapson, cello; Stephanie Sebastian, piano. 21 McGill St. 977-4122. . • 2:00: Canadian Arab Federation & Harbourfront. Coca-Cola Concert. Music for Arabic percussion & qanun (78- string zither) played by George Sawa. Water's Edge Cafe, 235 Queens Quay W. 973-3000, Free. • 2:00: Opera in Concert. Willan: Deirdre. 1 :15: Brief presentation about the opera & composer by lain Scott. Jane Mallett Theatre. See October conductor. Favourite opera choruses & arias. Patricia O'Callaghan, soprano; Edward Franko, James Leatch, tenors; Brahm Goldhamer, piano. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 443-0312.,. • 8:00: Amadeus Ensemble. Oh, To Be in England. Britten: Simple Symphony; Holst: St. Paul Suite; Warlock: Capriol Suite; Willan: Poem for Strings; Elgar: Serenade. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205- 5555.,,. • 8:00: Music Gallery. "les espaces infinis des silences eternels ... " Beckwith: three premieres; Schaeffer: bilude for harpsichord & tape. vivia' vincente, harpsichord & new music specialist; with the participation of the INA-GRM. 179 Richmond St. W. 204- 1080. ,. MONDAY OCTOBER 27 • 8:00: Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. Under Blue Canadian Skies: The Canadian Tribute to Glenn Miller. John McNab, vocals; Fabulous Moonbeams; 22-piece orchestra. Corner of Highway 7 & Warden. 905-305-7469. All That's Jazz. Steve Koven Trio. Walker Court, 31 7 Dundas St. W. 979-6608. Free with gallery admission. • 8:00: Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. Under Blue Canadian Skies: The Canadian Tribute to Glenn Miller. See October 27. • 8:00: Opera Atelier. Gluck: Orfeo and Eurydice. Marshall Pynkoski, director; Jeannette Zingg, choreographer; Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra; Stephen Barlow, conductor. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 872-1212;1-800- 461-3333. to (students 10% discount). • 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Ray Charles. With 40-piece orchestra. Karrin Allyson, opening performer. 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . • 8:00: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Handel: Israel in Egypt. Kaurina Gauvin & Nathalie Paulin, sopranos; Catherine Robbin, alto; Nils Brown, tenor; Daniel Lichti & Mark Pedrotti, basses; Noel Edison, conductor. 7:00pm: Pre­ Concert Chat. Massey Hall, Shuter St. east of Yonge. 872- 4255. to . • 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Contemporary Music Ensemble. Gary Kulesha, director. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 978- 3744. Free. • 8:00: Virtuosi di Toronto Chamber Orchestra. The Old Continent Meets the New World. Barber: Adagio for Strings; Cherney: In The Stillness of September 1 942; Elgar: Serenade for Strings Op.20; Persichetti: Concerto for English Horn & Strings (Canadian Premiere): Britten: Simple Symphony. Cary Ebli, english horn; Fabio Mastrangelo, conductor. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. to . TUESDAY OCTOBER 28 25. 1 u • 2:00: Royal Canadian Military • 2:00: ofT Presents ... The Institute & Roy Thomson Hall. Metro Ouctrtet, with special Bth Annual Massed Military guests. Program to include Band Spectacular. Features Haydn's string quartet op. 20 massed army, navy, air force no. 3. Walter Hall, 80 Queens bands of the Toronto Military Park. 927-1989 or 978-3750. District. 60 Simcoe St. 872- 4255. to . Free. • 1 :00: Lunch Hour at St. • 2:30: Baroque Music Beside James'. Brahms: Prelude & the Grange. Earth, Air, Fire, Fugue in a minor; Mendelssohn: Water. Vocal & instrumental Prelude & Fugue Op.37 #1. pieces by East, Locke, Gibbons, Christopher Dawes, organ. 65 Hume, Purcell & van Eyck. Church St. 364-7865. Free. Alison Melville, recorder & • 8:00: Ford Centre for the renaissance flute; Katherine Performing Arts. Rachel Gauk, Hill, viola da gamba & soprano; guitar. Works by Brouwer, I Paul Jenkins, harpsichord & Pipo, Lauro, Sainz de Ia Maza & tenor; John Edwards, archlute. Daniel. George Weston Recital St. George the Martyr Church, Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872- Stephanie & McCaul Sts. 588- 2222. to . 4301. ,. • 8:00: Markham Theatre for THURSDAY OCTOBER 30 • 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. Performing Arts. Under Blue • 12:00: CBC Radio Two Music Walter Hall, 80 Queens Park. Canadian Skies: The Canadian Around Us. Mendelssohn: See October 25. Tribute to Glenn Miller. See Concert Pieces 1 & 2 for • 4:00: Saint Andrew Chorale, October 27 · clarinet, bassoon & piano; The Music of Schubert and • 9 :00: Music Gallery. CCMC. Brahms: Sonata #2 Op.l20 for Brahms. Schubert: Mass in G; Paul Dutton, soundsinging; clarinet & piano. Julian Milkis, selection of Brahms choral John Oswald, sax; Michael clarinet; Peter Lutek, bassoon; works. Alan Barthel, music Snow' piano, synth; special Nina Kogan, piano. Glenn Gould director. Victoria College guests. 179 Richmond St. W. Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205- Chapel, 91 Charles St. W. 929- 204· 1080· Free. 5555. Free. 0811, ,. • 12:10: St. Paul's Anglican • 4:00: Saint Andrew Chorale, Church. Noonday Recital. Giles dir A. Barthel. The Music of • 12:30: Yorkminster Park Bryant, organ. 227 Bloor St. E. Schubert and Brahms. Victoria Baptist Church Noonday 961-8116. Free. College Chapel, Old Vic Recital. Douglas Bodle, organ. • 12:10: University of Toronto Building, 73 Queen's Park 1585 Yonge St. 922-1167. Faculty of Music. Thursday Crescent E. ,. Free. Noon Series. Short piano works • 4:00: Toronto Classical • 7:30: Art Gallery of Ontario. by Schubert & Brahms. John Singers. Jurgen Petrenko, Kruspe, piano. Walter Hall, 80 TORONTO'S ONLY COMPREHENSIVE MONTHLY CLASSICAL. & CONTEMPORARY CONCERT LISTING SOURCE october '97 wholenote Queen's Park. 978-3744. Free. • 1 2:30: Noonday Chamber Music at Christ Church Deer Park. A Bouquet of English Song. Music of Purcell, Britten, Vaughan Williams. Christina Jahn & Tracy Smith, sopranos; Andrea Budgey, oboe; Bruce, Kirkpatrich Hill, piano. 1570 Yonge St. 920-5211.Free. • 8:00: Albert Zak, piano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. . • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. ltzhak Perlman, violin. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. to . • 8:00: Opera Atelier. Gluck: Orfeo and Eurydice. Royal Alexandra Theatre. See October 29. FRIDAY OCTOBER 31 • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. T.S.Monk Sextet. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872- 2222. to . • 8:00: Music Gallery. Subtonic Monks Stage Show. 12-piece improvisational worldbeat ensemble incorporates drums from around the world, performance art & music theatre for a unique Halloween event. 179 Richmond St. W. 204-1080.,. • 8:00: Summer Opera Lyric Theatre & Arte Flamenco! Pasion Flamenca. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 366- 7723. SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1 • 7:30: Concentus Arts. High Park Recital Series. Daniel Rubinoff, saxophone. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1691 Bloor St. W. 964-8293.,. • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Balcom & Morris. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872- 2222. to . • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival. Arrayinusic Ensemble. Vivier: Pulau Dewata; Et je reverai cette ville etrange; Piece pour violin et clarinette; Piece pour violin et piano; other works. Michael J. Baker, conductor. Ettore Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St, W. 593-7769 ext.335. • 8:00: Mississauga Symphony. Not Just Nursery Rhymes. Tchaikovsky: Piano Concer~o #3; Wagner: Die Meistersinger Prelude; Raum: Impulse (Premiere); Verdi: Triumphal March & Ballet Music. Jorge Suarez, piano; John Barnum, conductor. Hammerson Hall, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga. 905-274-1571. ,.

wholenote october '97 • 8:00: Opera Atelier. Gluck: Orfeo and Eurydice. Marshall Pynkoski, director; Jeannette Zingg, choreographer; Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra; Stephen Barlow, conductor. Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. 872-1212; 1-800- 461-3333. to (students 10% discount). • 8:00: Summer Opera Lyric · Theatre & Arte Flamenco! Pasion Flamenca. Jane Mallett Theatre. See October 31. SUNDAY NOVEMBER 2 • 1 :00: Harbourfront Cushion Concert. Ms. Mozart. Story of Nannerl Mozart as told by Mary Lou Fallis. Brigantine Room, 235 Queens Quay W. 973- 4000. . • 2:30: Aldeburgh Connection. Harry Heine & Company. Poems of Heinrich Heine set to music by Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Franz & otheFs. Marian Sjolander, soprano; Elizabeth Turnbull, mezzo soprano; Russell Braun, baritone. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. ,. • 2:30: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Beaux Arts Trio. Shostakovich: Trio #1 in c minor Op.8; Beethoven: Trio in D Op.70 #1 "Ghost;" Tchaikovsky: Trio in a minor Op.50. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872- 2222. to . • 3:00: Hannaford Street Silver Band & Made in Canada Festival. A Canadian Showcase. Burge: Rocky Mountain Overture; works by Kulesha, Bergs, Calvert, Weinzweig, Ridout (arr. Irvine), Cowell, Koene & McCabe. James Sommerville, french horn; Stuart Laughton, trumpet & cornet; James Gardiner, presents HARRY HEINE &COMPANY with Marian Sjolander soprano Elizabeth Turnbull mezzo Michael Colvin tenor Russell Braun baritone Stephen Ralls & Bruce Ubukata, piano cornet; Raymond Tizzard, cornet; Bramwell Tovey, guest conductor. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 366- 7723. ,; group rates available. • 3:00: Music Committee of Hart House. Sunday Classical Series. Jasper Wood, violin (1 997 winner of the Eckhardt­ Gramatte National Competition). King's College Circle, University of Toronto. 978-5362. Free. • 3:00: Opera Atelier. Gluck: Orfeo and Eurydice. Royal Alexandra Theatre. Pre-concert talk at 1 :45. See November 1. • 7:00: Chamber Music by Candlelight. Salon music & classics by Schubert, Liszt, Herbert & Brahms; opera transcriptions. Dalyma Piano Trio: David Olson, violin; Marja Cope, cello; Lynda Moon, piano. Church of the Transfiguration, 111 Manor Rd. E. 489-7798. • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival. New Music Concerts Ensemble: Voix. Works by Vivier, Bouchard, Klanac & Hetu. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 593-7769 ext.335. MONDAY NOVEMBER 3 • 5:30: Made in Canada Festival. Works by Krebs, Raminsh, Applebaum, Kenins, Cherney & Beckwith. Lawrence Cherney, oboe, english horn, bass oboe; Michael Bloss, organ; Paul Meyer, violin. Roy Thomson Hall; 60 Simcoe St. 593-7769 ext.335. • 8:00: Aradia Baroque Ensemble. Music to Die For. Living Arts Centre, Mississauga. See October 4. .50 to .50. · • 8:00: Esprit Orchestra & Made in Canada. Spectra: 15th ·~\·, l.ti The intriguing life story of the great German romantic poet, with settings of his works by Schubert, Sc/iumann, Liszt, Brahms, Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky. SUNDAY, Nov. 2, 2:30PM Tickets: / WALTER HALL UNIVERSITY OF ToRoNTo (416) 654-5150 Anniversary Concert Celebration & Compact Disc Launch. Aitken: Spectra (1968); Tremblay: Traversee for flute & orchestra (world premiere); Yuasa: Revealed Time for viola & orchestra (Canadian premiere); McPhee: Tabuh-Tabuhan (1936) for two pianos & orchestra. Rivka Golani, viola; Robert Aitken, flute. 7:1 5: pre-concert talk. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 599-7880.,.50. Group rates available. • 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall & EDS Canada. International Vocal Recital. Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. to . TUESDAY NOVEMBER 4 • 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Vocal Performance Class. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 978-3744. Free. • 1 :00: Lunch Hour at St. James'. Hesse: Fantasia; Berwald: Rustic Wedding; Joplin: Bethena; Harmony Club Waltzes. Ann-Marie MacDairmid & Douglas Brownlee, organ duo. 65 Church St. 364-7865. Free. • 8:00: Ford Centre. Hopkinson Smith, baroque lute. Weiss: Partita in d minor; Prelude & Presto in a minor; Prelude, Toccata & Allegro in G; Bach: Sonata in g minor (based on the version for solo violin): Grave & Fugue from Sonata in a minor. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge. 872-2222. - . • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival. Hannan & Kucharzyk: Hybrid Intersection. All­ Canadian programme of digitally electro-acoustic musical creations by Henry Kucharzyk & Peter Hannan; Alain Thibault, guest composer. Music Gallery, 179 Richmond St. 593-7769 ext.335. WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 5 • 12:30: Vorkminster Park 29 Baptist Church Noonday Recital. ian Grundy, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 922-1167. Free. • 6:45: Made in Canada & Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Evening Qverture. Music by Richard Desilets & Bruce Mather,. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. Free with ticket to the 8:00 concert or .85. • 7:30: Art Gallery of Ontario. All That's Jazz. Nancy Walker Trio. 317 Dundas St. W. 979- 6660 ext.245. Free with gallery admission. • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronostay, conductor. Schutz: Sacred Choruses; Martin: Mass for Double Chorus; Bruckner: Ave Maria; Christus factus est; Virga Jesse; Carter: To Music; Petrassi: Nonsense; arr. J.Bremer: Dutch Folk Songs. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. to . • 8:00: Ontario Goethe Society. An Evening of Song. Works by Brahms, Grieg, Reger, Wolf & Schumann. Andrea Gerharat, soprano; Ursula Lehn, mezzo soprano; Paul Jenkins, piano. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 256-0219. • 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra & Made in Canada. Zimmermann: Photoptosis; Bouliane: Douze Tiroirs de Demi-verites pour alleger votre Descente; Ligeti: Apparitions; Ryan: Ophelie; Murphy: Concerto for cello and orchestra : This is the Colour of My Dreams (CBC commission/ world premiere). Post-concert Lobby Chat. Shauna Rolston, cello; Stephen Clarke, piano; Monica Whicher, soprano; Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. ,. • 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Small Jazz Ensembles. Favourite standards and student arrangements & compositions. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 978-3744. Free. concert, Meeting Rooms and studio Space Available 1570 Yonge st., N. of st. Clair at Heath st. * 36 rank Karl Wilhelm tracker organ and steinway grand piano * full wheelchair accessibility * close to subway, adjacent to municipal parking * Telephone 920-5211/ FAX 920-840 TORONTO'S ONLY COMPREHENSIVE MONTHLY CLASSICAL & CONTEMPORARY CONCERT LISTING SOURCE

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