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Volume 6 Issue 8 - May 2001

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···8:00: Hwaeja Lee. Celebration at the organ. Works by De· Grigny, Breech, CPE Bach, Langlai, Franck, Hindemith, JS Bach: Dr Hwaeja Lee and five of her former RCM students. Deer Park United Church, 129 St. Clair Ave W, 416 -960-0074. ,. - 8:00: Jubilate Singers. Toronto in Springtime: Songs of love and Nature. Willan: Five Liturgical Motets (selections); works by Ager, Coglan, Watson Henderson and others. Brad Ratzlaff, conductor; Sherry Squires, accompanist. Trinit\•·St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-422-0741. ,. - 8:00: Orchestra Toronto. Shostakovich: Symphony #7 Leningrad. Douglas Sanford, conductor. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St. 416-467-7142. ,. - 8:00: Soundstreams Canada/CBC Radio Two. Serinette. St. James' Cathedral. See May 31. - 8:00: St. Anne's Church. Great Music at St. Anne's: Strawberry Cabaret. See June 1. - 8:00: Toronto Harpfest 2001. Moira Nelson, Mary Muckle, harp and voice; Elena Jubinville, cello and voice; Alys Howe, celtic harp; The Ottawa Harp Choir. Knox College Chapel, 23 King's College Circle. 416-255-5109. . - 8:00: Toronto Sinfonietta. Evening Song with Maureen Forrester. Classical & contemporary light works. Ruth Morawetz, piano. Agricola Lutheran Church, 25 Old York Mills Rd. 416-489· 7489. . . Sunday June 03 - i :30: CAMMAC/McMichael Gallery. Sunday Concert: Music for piano trio. Jacob Stoller, piano; Eitan Cornfield, cello; Jonathan Kretim, clarinet. 10365 Islington, Kleinburg. 905-893-1121. ,, (family), under 5 free. - 1 :30: Spadina Historic House & Gardens. Music in the Orchard· Jamie Thompson, flute. Music demonstrating the consequences of changes in flute design, from bamboo flutes to keyed instruments. 285 Spadina Road. 416-392-6910. Free. ~ 2:00: Harbourfront Centre. Sunday Concert: Mel M'rabet, oud, sax & vocals. Traditional Andalusian, flamenco, jazz, world. du Maurier Theatre Centre, 231-0ueens Quay W. 416-973-3000. Free. - 2:00: Toronto Harpfest 2001. Closing Concert. Sharlene Wallace, celtic harp; Angelica Ottewill, celtic harp and voice; Jubal's Daughters, harp and flute; The Essex Harp Ensemble. Knox College Chapel, 23 King's College Circle. 416·255-5109. . - 4:30: St. Anne's Church. Great Music at St. Anne's: Choral Evensong. Festival of favourite hymns with compline. 270 Gladstone Ave. 416·536-3160. - 5:30: University Settlement Music and Arts School/St. Christopher House. Choral Concert & Workshop. St. Christopher House, 248 Ossington. 416-532·4828 #127. - 7:30: Davenport Chamber Orchestra. Concertos in The Beach. Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante; Brahms: Alto Rhapsody; Beethoven: Piano Concerto #2. Sarah Fraser, violin; Mari van Pelt, . mezzo; Alexia Preston, piano. Bellefair United Church, 2 Bellefair. 416-408-2824 ext.779. ,. :__ 8:00: Sonavista. lester Files. Arrangements by Nancy Walker of Lester Young works; readings. Geordie McDonald Jazz Ensemble; Susan Perly, poet. Artword Theatre, 75 Portland. 416·967 ·0259. . Monday June 04 - 7:30: Associates of the Toronto , Symphony 'Orchestra. Five Small Concerts: Rule Britannia! Jacob: Quartet for Clarinet & Strings; Britten: Quartet for Strings; Ireland: Sextet for Horn, Clarinet & Strings. Carol Fujino & Virginia Chen Wells, violins; Daniel Blackman, viola; Kirk Worthington, cello; Joan Watson, horn; Joseph Orlowski, clarinet. Trinity·St. Paul's Church, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-323·0862. ,. - 7:30: Riverdale Youth Singers. Ohl Those Musicals. Songs and choruses of the great musicals. Guests: Peter Barnes and Mary McCandless; Mark Bell, conductor. The Opera House, 735 Queen St. East. 416· 778· 0796. Free. Tuesday June 05 - .1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. lunch Hours 36 wholenote MAY 1, 2001 - JuNE 7, 2001

at St. James'.· Father John Palmer, organ. Langlais: Feux d'artifice; lbert: Musette from 3 pieces; Vierne: Final from 1. Symphonie. 65 Church St. 416·364· 7865. Free. Wednesday June 06 - 12:30: Yorkminster Park Church. Karen Rymal, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416·925· 7312. Free. - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. R. Strauss: Orchestral excerpts from Capriccio; Symphonia Domestica; Mozart: Piano Concerto #21 Elvira Madigan. Andre Laplante, piano; Franz-Paul Decker, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe. 593-4828. to . Thursday June 07 -12:10: St. Paul's Bloor Street.Noon Hour Recital.· Eric Robertson, organ. 227 Bloor St. East. 416-961-8116. Free. - 8:00: rial Trio/CBC Radio Two. New Works. Newly commissioned works by Barroso, Arnold & Barber; Canadian premieres by Kurtag & Curschmann. Michele Verheul, clarinet/bass clarinet; Angela Rudden, viola; Eve Egoyan, piano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. The Associates of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra present the fifth of FIVE SMALL CONCERTS Rule Britannia! Jacob: Quartet for Clarinet and Strings Britten: Quartet for Strings lrelana: Sextet for Horn, Clarinet & Strings Monday, June 4, 2001 7:30 p.m. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. See WholeNote listings for details. ,. - 8:00: Theatre Sheridan. Style 200 T ·A Singin' and Dancin' Odyssey! Song and dance review. Rod Maxwell, director. 1430 Trafalgar Rd., Oakville. 905-815-4049. For complete run see Music Theatre listings. - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Roy Thomson Hall. See June 6. - 8:30: Mirvish Productions. The Drowsy Chaperone. Book by Don McKellar & Bob Martin; music by Greg Morrison; lyrics by Lisa Lambert. Spoof of the great Broadway musical comedies of the 1920s. Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge. 416-872-1212,. -$ 75. For complete run see music theatre listings. FURTHER AFIELD (but within easy travelling distance of the GTA) Friday May 04 - 7:00: 50 Plus Lifestyle & Travel Show. Jeff Healey's Al/stars. Traditional jazz. John R.T. Davies, alto sax; Dick Sudhalter, TICKETS Single Concert Seniors/Students Full Series / ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP . INCLUDES All Five Small Concerts 3 Extra Guest Tickets 8 Informal Musical Evenings (Wine & Refreshments (416) 323-0862 o The North Toronto Women's Chamber Choir o o· D D D D D D Anne Yardley, Conductor presents ~f St LIP Sf NGING I Music from the Renaissance to Contemporary Friday June 8, 2001 at 8 p.m. The Church of the Transfiguration D l l l Manor Rd. E. 0 0 0 D D 0 0 ' D n .00/.00 (416) 485-2259 for info n L::J [=:J CJ C=:J CJ [=:J CJ CJ C=:J c::::'.J FESTIVAL OF CHOIRS .91. Caiuufian Cfwraf Cefe6ration · Pa'rt of Chorus America National Conference Amadeus Choir,· Lydia Adams, Conductor Elmer lseler Singers, Lydia Adams, Conductor MacMillan Singers, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, Doreen Rao, Conductor Toronto Children's Chorus Jean Ashworth Bartle, Conductor ll arnaaeus cnoir . FACULTY of MUSIC r ~~ MacMillan ~\Singers UNl\'.ERS ITY Ol"TOil.ON l"l) ELMER ISEI.FR SINGERS A.. Toronto ~IV Children's ' Chorus Featuring music by renowned Canadian composers: Eleanor Daley, Srul Irving Glick, Ruth Watson Henderson, lmant Raminsh, R. Murray Schafer and Harry Somers, and the world premiere of Libby Larsen's Eine Kleine Snailmusik, commissioned for the occassion. Friday, June 8, 2001 8 pm (Note: rescheduled from Thursday, June 7) ·George Weston Recital Hall . Toronto Centre for the Arts This performance is tor Cherus America delegates and series subscribers troin all the performing groups. A limited number of tickets may be available prior to the performance. REPEAT PERFORMANCE Sunday, June 10, 2001 2 pm Metropolitan United Church 56 Queen Street East, at Church St. This performance is open to the public, and to subscribers who indicate their preference for this downtown venue. · Following this concert, audience members are invited to the Elmer lseler Singers' Strawberries and Champagne benefit. Call 416-217-0537 or visit TO OUR SUBSCRIBERS • Please note change of date·from June 7 to June 8. • Subscriptions will be honoured for either concert, and subscribers from all groups will be contacted by mail or telephone to make their choice of date. Tickets: 416-932-8666, ext. 111 and Information: Amadeus Choir: 416-446-0188 EIS: 416-217-0537 Toronto Children's Chorus: 416-932-8666, ext. 111 MAv 1, 2001 ·JUNE 7, 2001 w holenote 37

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