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Volume 4 Issue 8 - May 1999

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24 run see Music Theatre listings. unday May 02 2:00: Harbourfront Centre. Susan Hookong. Jazz, folk & world music. Susan Hookong, vocals & guitar; Colleen Allen, saxophones & vocals; Ron Allen, keyboards, saxophone & flutes; Richard Brown, bass; Rick Lazar, percussion; Kevan McKenzie, drums. 235 Queens Quay West. 973-3000. Free. 2:00: Spring Sing for Sight. La Jeunesse; Hampton Avenue; Lachan Jewish Chamber Choir; Contagious; Nathaniel Dett Chorale. Convocation Hall, 31 King's College Circle. 461- 8905. to . 3:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange. Fancy That. St. George the Martyr Church. See May 1. 3:00: Good Works Concerts. Music by Scarlatti, Mozart, Brahms & Joplin; arrangements of show tunes. Michel Allard, piano. Martin Grove United Church, 75 Pergola Rd. 745- 7139. Retiring collection. Proceeds to Rexdale Ecumenical Social Action and Sleeping Children Around the World. 3:00: Markham Concert Band. Latin Rhythms ... Hot n' Spicy. Guest artists: Shades of Blue; Diana Brault, conductor. Markham Theatre for the Performing Arts, 171 Town Centre Road. 905-305-7469. ,. 3:00: Mooredale Concerts. Stars of Tomorrow. Winner of the Canadian Music Competition. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 922-3714. ,. 4:00: Gallery &. Ritual Choirs of the Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Sing Joyfully. Willen: Eleven Liturgical Motets; Palestrina: Missa Regina Coeli; works by Byrd & Taverner; plainsong. Willis Noble, director. St. Luke's Anglican Church, 1382 Ontario St. Burlington. 905-634-1826. 0. 4:00: Toronto Classical Singers. Toronto C/sssics/ Singers Go To The Proms. Arne: Rule Brittania; Elgar: Coronation Ode; Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony. Suzanne Kompass, soprano; Sandra Boyes, alto; Geoffrey Butler, tenor; Bruce Kelly, bass; Talisker Players; Jurgen Petrenko, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 443-1490. ,. 4:30: Great Music at St. Anne's. Abendmusik. Music for violin. Paul Earle, violin. St. Anne's Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Ave. 536-3160. Free, 7:00: Lea AMIS Concerts. Orfeo Duo. Papa: Hora & Caprice (1998: world premiere); Dolin: Sonata; Enescu: Sonata Torso; Impressions d'Enfance Op.28. Vita Wallace, violin; Ishmael Wallace, piano. Studio Theatre, Ford Centre, 5040 Yonge St. 905-773-7712. . 7:30: Amadeus Ensemble. Grand Fins/e. Suk: Serenade; Boccherini: Madrid Night Music; Grieg: Holberg Suite. Moshe Hammer, leader. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 205-5555. to . 7:30: Walton United Church. Rodgers & Hammerstein .... and Friends. See May 1 . 7:30: York Symphony Orchestra. Sesson Finale. See May·1. Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd. Markham. 905-305-.7469. ,. 8:00: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Paddy Tufty. Ballads accompa- MUSIC AT METROPOLITAN I'IU ~IN I'- ~ ORGAN FUTURES: RECITALS FEATURING STUDENT ORGANISTS. 5:30PM. G"ald Martint!Ak plays th~ Metropolitan Carillon at J:IJ. Mays: Brent Fifield; May 12: Timothy Pyper; May 19: Marty Smyth; May 26: Kunle Owobzbi. 363-0331. FREE ADMISSION. THE METROPOLITAN SILVER BAND'S SPRING CONCERT CELEBRATION. MAY9AT2PM. Malcolm Sinclair. barhone; Patricia Wright. organ; Alan Mood). conductor. 757-8697. , . HEART SONGS, SOUL SONGS. MAY I5 AT 7:30PM. Aone Thomson, soprano; Malcolm Sinclair, baritone. 363-0331. . METROPOLITAN UNITED CHURCH, CORNER OF QUEEN AND CHURCH STREETS, TORONTO " 1 'Q9 nied by guitar, fretted dulcimer, fiddle or concertina. 292 Brunswick Ave. 410-3655. ,. onday May 03 8:00: East York Concert Band. 50th Anniversary Program. Selections by Alford, Anderson, Elgar, Mozart & others. Metropolitan Toronto Police Association Male Chorus. Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute, 1 35 Overlea Blvd. 266-1958. (children free). 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society and The Kiwanis Club of Caaa Lome. Wurlitzer Pops/ At Csss Loma. Arnold Loxam, theatre organ. f Austin Terrace. 870-8000. . uesday May 04 1 :00: Lunch Hour at St. Jannea'. VVeaver: Fanfare& Antiphons; Bolcom: What a Friend; Langlais: Fete; Shearing:There is a Happy Land; Vierne: Clair de Ia Luna. Mark Wickens, organ. 65 Church St. 364-7865. Free. 8:00: Centre Wellington 7 '99 .,,, !ep te Singers. Century of Celebration. Parlour Songs, songs of WW I & II, Broadway and modern favourites. Carol McFadden, conductor. Theatre On The Grand, Fergus. 51 9-843-6507. . 8:00: Opera Ontario Recital Series. Selections from Verdi's Aida. 130 Navy St. Oakville. ' 905-815-2021. .00. 8:00: Toronto Wagner Society. Scholarship Recital.· Daniel Ohlmann, tenor. Arts & Letters Club, 14 Elm St. 966- 5289. Donation ( to suggested). Wednesday May 0 12:30: Yorkminater Park . Baptist Church. Noonday Recital. Sharon L. Beckstead, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 925- 7312. Free. 5:30: Music at Metropolitan. Organ Futures. Brent Fifield, organ. 5:15: Gerald Martindale plays the Metropolitan carillon. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 363-0331. Free. 6:45: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Evening Overtures. Brahms: Sonatensatz; Trio in E flat major Op.40. Andre- Noonday Chamber Music at Christ Church I 3rd Annual Series of LuNCHTIME CHAMBER Musrc AT CHRIST CHURCH DEER PARK continues, Thursdays in April and May, 12:30 - 1:10pm May 6th Clarinet Encores; Peter Stoll, clarinet; Andrew Gilpin, piano. Music by Teleman, Finzi, Benny Goodman, and orhers May 13th Son of Trumpet Tunes. James Tinsley, trumpet, with Paul Jenkins, piano and organ May 20th Three Ladies of Ferrara. Christina Jahn, Julie Harris, Katherine Hill. Music by Luzzaschi, Barbara Strozzi and Monteverdi May 27th A freshening breeze. Toronto Wind Sextet. Music by Mozart and Beethoven For further information please contact the church office at 920-5211 or fax 920-8400 Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge Street, Toronto

Michel Schub, piano; Jacques lsraelievitch, violin; Fredrick Rizner, horn. Roy Thomson Hell, 60 Simcoe. 593-4828. Free with ticket to 8:00pm performance or .85. . 7:30: Sine Nomine Ensemble and Friends. Voces Angelorum. Vocal & instrumental music spanning six centuries. Art Gallery of Ontario, 31 7 Dundas West. 979-6608. ,. 8:00: Burdocks. Works by Snow, Longton, Arnold & Krauss. Colleen Cook, clarinets; Eve Egoyan, piano; Bridget Hunt, violin; Margaret Gay, cello. Music Gallery, 179 Richmond St. West. 204-1080. ,. 8:00: Centre Wellington Singers. Century of Celebration. Theatre On The Grand, Fergus. See May 4. 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Repert~ry Chorus (Adult Community Choir}. Willis Noble, conductor. Ettore Mezzoleni Concert Hell, 273 Bloor St. W. 408-2824 ext.321. ,. 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven Festival. Beethoven: Egmont Overture; Piano Concerto #3; Symphony #7. Andre-Michel Schub, piano; Jerzy Semkow, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe. 593- 4828. to .50. Thursday May 0 12:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Clarinet Encores. Music by Telemenn, Finzi, Goodmen & others. Peter Stoll, clarinet; Andrew Gilpin, piano. 1570 Yonge St. 920-5211. Free (collection). 6:45: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Evening Overtures. Roy Thomson Hall. See May 5. 7:30: Esprit. Bravo/ Esprit. Poulenc: Les Chemins de I' Amour; Hotel; Weill: Je ne t'eime pes; Surebaye Johnny; Sage of Jenny; Holleender: Sex Appeal. Jean Stilwell, mezzo soprano; Peter Tiefenbach, piano; members of Esprit Orchestra. 6:30: party. Proceeds to benefit Esprit Orchestra. ChumCity Building, 299 Queen St. West. 815-7887.5 (patron); . 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven Festival. Roy Thomson Hall. See May 5. riday May 07 1 2:00 noon: Toronto Heliconian Club. Friday Noon Hour Concert. Performers TBA. Heliconien Hell, 35 Hazelton Ave. 922-3618. Donation. 12:00 noon: Roy Thomson Hall Volunteers. Bring Your Own Lunch Concert. Music by Liszt, Beethoven, Vieutemps, Elgar & Obradors. Canadian Music Competition winners: Irene Wong, lryne Krechkovsky, Elspeth Poole & Catherine Robin, performers. 60 Simcoe. 593-4822 ext.363. Free. 8:00: Acoustic Harvest Folk Club. Tang/afoot CD Release Concert. Songs based on Canadien history. Birch Cliff United Church, 33 East Rd. 264-2235. . 8:00: Duo L'lntemporel. Mylene Guay, baroque flute; David Sandell, harpsichord; guests: David Greenberg, baroque violin; Olga van Kranendonk, baroque cello. Kimbourne Park United Church, 200 Wolverleigh Blvd. 657- 0076. ,. 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers. From the Cathedral Quire. Vaughan Williams: Mass in g minor; G. lves: Te Deum; Kelly: Jubilate Deo; Stanford: Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis; motets & anthems. lan Sadler, organ; John Tuttle, conductor. Saint Thomas's Church, 383 Huron St. 41 0-3929. 0 to ~18. 8:00: Four Composers. Agar: Vier Minnelieder; Songs from James Joyce; Sonata for Cello & Piano; Nichol: Weather Report; Love Couture; Hughes: Four Miniatures; Nurse: Five Songs of Hilaire Belloc. Andrew Agar, piano; Richard Armin, cello; Michael Colvin, tenor; Elizabeth Davidson & Glynis Ratcliff, sopranos. Music Gallery, 179 Richmond St. West. 204-1080. ,. 8:00: Opera Missisaauga. Puccini: La Boheme. Edward Franko, director; Dwight Bennett, conductor; performers include Cesare Zamparino, Svetlana Katernoza & Seong Hyun Chun. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Drive. 905- 306-6000. 5 (gala); to . For complete run see Music Theatre listings. 8:00: P.M. Productions. Purim Day. Musical retelling the classical story of a nation's peril in the ancient Persian Empire. Written & directed by R.M.M. Munoz. Trinity Basement Theatre, 61 9 Sherbourne. 41 0- 545 5. 0 to $ 20; Sundays PWYC. For complete run see Music Theatre listings. 8:00: Toronto Symphony THE TORONTO CONSORT presents THE EMPER9R OF THE MOON Friday, May 7 at 8 pm An evening of English Renaissance music to launch the Toronto Consort's newest CD "0 Lusty May" with special guest consort of viols Les Voix Humaines at Trinity-St. Paul's United Church 427 Bloor Street West For Tickets call 964-633 7 Mylene Guay- baroque flute David Sandall - harpsichord A Concert of Solos and Trios with special guests: David Greenberg - baroque violin Olga van Kranendonk - baroque cello Friday May 7 8:00pm Kimbourne Park United Church 200 Wolverleigh Blvd. I street north of Coxwell subway /, under 16 free information: 416-657-0076 (

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