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Volume 3 Issue 3 - November 1997

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Dr. John Gladstone, commentator. Kingsway Baptist Church, 41 Birchview Boulevard. 239-2381. donation appreciated. • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival & New Music Concerts. Voix. Works by Vivier, Garant, Bouchard, Stewart, Klanac & Hetu. Jacqueline Pipher-Short & Erika Tanner,. sopranos; John Tessier, __ tenQ"r; Gregory Dahl, baritone; John Hess, piano; Robert Aitken, conductor. 7:15: Pre-concert discussion in the lobby with Robert Aitken. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555.,. • 5:30: Made in Canada & Roy Thomson Hall. Tone poems for Oboe & Organ. Passmore: Andante for Oboe & Organ CHAMBER MUSIC BY CANDLELIGHT NOY'E:M13:E'R 2 7yfn, 'Tfie Piano 'Trio, 'Da[yma NOY'E.'M13'E'R 9 1ym 'Davia Tn[ow, cfiam6er Org an & Strad"ivari Strings('Eto6icolie Scfioo( of tfie 5\rts) .'NOY'EM13'E'R 161pm, Cynthia :Moore. soyrano & :frienas :NOY'EM13'E'R 21 1ym J{armony Consort Singers Cliurcli of'tlie 'I'rans{iffuration w :Manor 'Ref. 'E., 'loronto, dnrario M4S 114 ·Tel? 416 _;B9 7798, fa.\·: 416 489 3272 e-ma.i[: no~a@neti'(J·ve,·.com 1111p://wwu·.in tedap.com/ -tra.nsfig/music/fit[(to_p[1tm Come to tlie toy of tlie Iii[[ on Sunaay evenings in Nove'"!-b~r & enjoy a!lli_our of clill;mber mustc tn a warm, tnttmate setttng. A~ by Vona.tLon, November 3 1997, 8pm, Theatre II Join international recording group Ara~~~T~~~~~~~v~~~A~~~ble in their Living Arts Centre debut S\(usic to \Die ~or 1A blackly humorous tribute to composers who met tragic ends Featuring G music by Jean-Marie Leclair, Philip Heseltine, Alessandro Stradella, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Jean-Baptiste Lully G costumed Baroque dancers and Commedia dell-arte pantomime G screening of One Magical Midnight, Aradia's first video 416 969-1640 .60, .60 U\o/ING ARTS ~ MISSISSAUGA (world premiere); Raminsh: Prelude & Fugue (1 992); Applebaum: Souvenirs (1994); Kenins: Ex Mari (1992); Cherney: Epitaph (1985); Beckwith: Echoes of Quesnel for violin, viola, english horn & organ (world premiere). Michael Bloss, organ; Lawrence Cherney, oboe, english horn, bass oboe; Paul Meyer, violin; Marc Childs, viola. 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. Free. • 7:30: Aradia Baroque Ensemble. Music to Die For. Music by Stradella, Pergolesi, Leclair, Lully & Warlock. Special guests: Lavalliere et Jabot, commedia dell'arte company. Theatre II, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga. 969- 1640. .50,.50. • 8:00: Esprit Orchestra & Made in Canada. 15th Anniversary Concert Celebration & Compact Disc Launch. Aitken: Spectra (1 968); 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; Alex Pauk, conductor. 7:1 5: pre-concert talk. Ja.ne Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. E. 366-7723. ,.50. Group rates available .. • 8:00: Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. Sound of Toronto Jazz Concert. Jerry Johnson Quintet. Ontario Science Centre Auditorium, 770 Don Mills Rd. . • 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall & EDS Canada. International Vocal Recital. Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo soprano; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. to . iiiiiiiiiiiiiiii • 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 for the Performing Arts. 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. TORONTO'S ONLY COMPREHENSIVE MONTHLY CLASSICAL & CONTEMPORARY CONCERT LISTING SOURCE Post-concert talk. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. to . • 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. 204-1080.. • 12:10: University of "Toronto at Scarborough. Toronto Tabla Ensemble. Leigha Lee Browne Theatre, 1 265 Military Trail. 287-7007.Free. • 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church Noonday Recital. J. Thomas D. Gonder, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 922- 1167. Free. • 6:45: Made in Canada & Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Evening Overture. Music by Richard Desilets & Bruce Mather. Camille Watts, flute; Cary Ebli, oboe; Joan Watson, horn; Simon Fryer, cello; Patricia Krueger, piano; John Rudolph, percussion. 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: Nancy Walker, piano/composer; Kieran Overs, bass; Barry Romberg, drums. 317 Dundas St. W. 979-6608. 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 Gerhardt, 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. .50,. • 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. • 12:00 noon: Ensembl'e Musically Yours. Brahms: Sonata Op.120 #1 in f minor; Sonata Op.1 20 #2 in E flat (premiere of Brahms's own arrangements for violin & piano). Y. Zaidenberg, violin; S. Moshevich, pial'1o . Hart House Music Room, University of Toronto. 663-2788. Free. • 12:00 noon: CBC Radio Two. Music Around Us: Bonbons for String Quartet: Then and Now. Mozart: Allegro from Eine · Kleine Nachtmusik; Dvorak: Waltz in A Op.5 #2; Barber: Adagio from String Quartet Op. 11 ; Turina: La oracion del torero; Peters: Tango from "Smoked Lizard Lips." Penderecki String Quartet. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. Free. • 12:10: St. Paul's Anglican Church. Noonday Recital. Eric Robertson, organ. 227 Bloor St. E. 961-8116. Free. • 12:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Noonday Chamber Music Concert. Elgar: Sea Pictures; other songs. Pamela Macdonald, mezzo soprano; Bruce Kirkpatrick Hill, piano. 1570 Yonge St. 920-5211. Free (voluntary donation). • 8:00: Feast of Fools. Cole. Words & music of Cole Porter. St. Andrew's Church, 11 7 Bloor St. E. 231-3131.. • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Moscow Virtuosi with Vladimir Spivakov, violin. Chausson: Concerto for violin, piano & strings; Zwilich: Prologue and Variations; Shostakoyich: Elegy; Rayok. Alexander Korsantiya, piano; Alexei Mochalov, baritone. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge; 872-2222. to . • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival & CBC Radio. Schafer: String Quartet #2 "Waves;" Rea: Objets perdus; Garant: Quintet; Koprowski: Sonnet for Laura; Burke: String Quartet #2; Daniel: 2 Songs after Rilke (1997 Jules Leger Prize­ Winning Composition). Barbara Hannigan, soprano; Robert Cramm, flute; Stephen Clarke, piano; Accordes String Quartet; Gary Kulesha, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. ,. Nov. 6/97 BERLIN PHILHARMONIC QUARTET. The Berlin Philharmonic isn't coming to Toronto this season, but 4 of its principal players are -- now in their 18th season as a quartet. • 8:00: Music Toronto. Berlin Philharmonic Quartet. Beethoven: Quartet Op.18 #2; Shostakovich: Quartet #11; Mendels&ohn: Quartet in a minor, Op.13. Jane Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. W. 366- 7723. ,. • 8:00: Roy Thomson Hall. Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra. 90-member orchestra performing on traditional Chinese instruments. 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. to . • 12:00 noon: Made in Canada & Roy Thomson Hall Volunteers Bring Your Own Lunch Concert. Kenins: Sonata #1 (1964); Gardiner: A Long Time Ago in the Future (1986); Horwood: Broken Chords (1990); Kuzmenko: In Memoriam to the Victims of Chernobyl (1 997); , Kulesha: Second Sonata (1984). Mary Kenedi, piano. 60 Simcoe St. 872-4255. Free. • 7:30: University Settlement Music and Arts School. Memorial Concert for teacher & composer Mark Hill. Compositions by Mark Hill & others performed by his friends, colleagues & students. St. George the Martyr Church, 205 John St. 598-3444. Donations welcome. • 8:00: Arbor Oak Trio. Dido & Aeneas. Semi-staged performance of Purcell's tragedy. Frances Pappas, Barbara Hannigan, Jay Tuttle, Nina Scott-Stoddart, performers; Calvin Consort; Elaine Biagi-Turner, director. Pre-concert lecture "'t 7 :15. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 256-9421. ,. • 8:00: Feast of Fools. Cole. Words & music of Cole Porter. St. Andrew's Church, 117 Bloor St. E. 231-3131.. • 8:00: Ford Centre for the Performing Arts. Moscow Virtuosi with Vladimir Spivakov, violin. Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C; Shostakovich: Concertina; Part: Fratres; Haydn: Symphony #45 "Farewell." Julia Zilberquit, piano. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872- 2222. to . • 8:00: Gamelan Summit. Bali via Montreal. Music in the classical Serna{ Pegulingan form; music used to· accompany shadow puppet plays. Montreal Semar Pegulingan Gamelan. du Maurier Theatre Centre, 231 Queen's Quay W. 973-4000. ,; weekend pass ,. • 8:00: Made in Canada Festival. Continuum. Batterie Park Percussion Collective. Alvarez: Asi AI Acero; Arnold: new work; Duggan: Slow Swirl at the Edge of the Sea; Engelman: Lullaby: Etkin: Taltal; Janke: new work. Paul Ormandy, steel drum solo. Music Gallery, 179 Richmond St. W. 481-3418.,. • 8:00: OnStage at the Glenn Gould Studio. John McDermott - Remembering Veterans. 250 Front St. W. 205-5555. . • 8:00: Orpheus Choir, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor. Songs of Remembrance. Music of Robertson, Daley & Ridout, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Canada Council for the Arts. Sidgwick Scholars; Christopher Dawes, organ; members of the North York Symphony Orchestra. Cathedral Church of St. James, 65 Church St. 530-4428. ,. • 8:00: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Organ ReCital to benefit Extending the Vision. Music by Bach, Mozart, Gigout, Durufle, Wagner. William Maddox, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 922-1167.,. ==== • 3:00: Canadian Music Competitions. Mary Bella, voice; Rachel Mercer, cello; llya Poletaev, piano; piano trio (Andrew Aarons, piano; · Andrew Wei, violin; Elspeth Poole, cello). Bridlewood Church, 480 Huntingwood Drive. 489-9627. ,. • 7:30: lntrada Brass, Bram Gregson, dir. Trumpets Wild! TORONTO'S ONLY COMPREHENSIVE MONTHLY CLASSICAL & CONTEMPORARY CONCERT LISTiNG SOURCE with guest artist Johnny Cowell, trumpet. Works by Vintner, Guffin, Cowell, Arnold, Ravel, Calvert, Smetana, Debussy. Meadowvale Theatre, 6315 meadowvale Rd. 905- 821-0090. . • 7:30: Made in Canada Festival & Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Casual Concert. Luedeke: TSO commission for double bass & orchestra (world premiere); Stravinsky: Scherzo a Ia Russe; Firebird Suite (1945 version). Joel Quarrington, double bass; Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor. Casual post-concert reception. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 593-4828. to . • 8:00: Amadeus Choir, Lydia Adams, music director. Mass Grandeur. Haydn: Nelson Mass; Schubert: Mass in B flat. Sharla Nafziger, soprano; Maria Kowan, mezzo soprano; Michael Colvin, tenor; Robert Stewart, baritone; Orchestra. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 872-2222. ,. • 8:00: Arbor Oak Trio. Dido & Aeneas. Calvin Presbyterian Church. See November 7. • 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, Clifford Poole, conductor. Award Concert. Grieg: Piano Concerto; Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; Sibelius: Symphony #2. Midland Ave. Collegiate, 720 Midland Ave. 699-5324. ,. • 8:00: Feast of Fools. Cole. Words & music of Cole Porter. St. Andrew's Church, 117 Bloor St. E. 231-3131.. • 8:00: Gamelan Summit. Pacific Rim. The intricate court music & dance of Java. Vancouver Community Gamelan Society. du Maurier Theatre Centre, 231 Queen's Quay W. 973-4000. ,; weekend pass ,. • 8:00: Great Music at St. Anne's. Composers Concert. New works by Toronto composers for voice, strings & other instruments. 270 Gladstone Ave. 922-441 5. ,. • 8:00: Juan Tomas, flamenco guitar, North York Guitar Orchestra. The Flamenco Guitar Concerto (premiere performance); other flamenco guitar selections from CD "The Guitar Player." North York Guitar Orchestra. Church of the Redeemer, 1 62 Bloor St. W. 485-2056.. • 8:00: Mark Pinkus in concert. Original solo piano compositions. Trinity-St.Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 690- 81 94. 5 door; 2 advance. • 8:00: Massey Hall & The

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