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Volume 7 Issue 3 - November 2001

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. ·:· JAZZ & BAND

. ·:· JAZZ & BAND ·:· JAZZ Nons Hear the complete artists of the piano"" says Scott Yanow, All Music Guide. Go hear for yourself at the Montreal Bistro Nov 27 to Dec 1. It's also going to be a strong month for jazz singers; a search through the jazz listings shows a broad spectrum of the vocal art ranging from the University of Toronto Vocal Jazz Ensemble. directed by Lisa Martinelli to Simone Johnson at Rhodes Restaul'ant. If, however, a big band is your cup of tea, make plans to be at the Ontario Science Centre Auditorium Nov 19 at 8pm when Jazz.FM91 Sound of Toronto Jazz will showcase the Ron Collier , Orchestra playing Oscar . Peterson's Canadiana Suite. By the way, happy birthdays to three of my favourite musicians this month - Ralph Sutton, Neil. Swainson and Ed Bickert. Many happy returns to them and much happy listening to you. ,,, colour of • CONCERTS A. GTA ··CAMMAC/McMichael Gallery. 10365 Islington, Kleinburg. 905·893·1121 Nov.4 · 1 :30: Sunday Concert: Priscilla Wright Trio. Jazz ensemble.,7, (family), under 5 free. ··Christ Church Deer Park. 1570 Yonge St. 416·920·5211 Jazz Vespers. (See ad page 25.) Nov 4, Doug Watson Trio: Doug Watson, saxophone; Donna Barber, piano; Peter Telford, bass. Free (donation). Nov18, 4:30: Eugene Amaro, saxophone. Free (donation). ··Glenn Gould Studio,OnStage. 250 Front St. West. 416·205·5555. Nov27, 8pm: Toronto Chamber Jazz Septet. See regular Concert listings for details. ··Guvernment. 132 Queen's Quay East (at Lower Jarvis) Nov18 8pm Jean-Luc Ponty. .00 Tickets are on sale now at: Ticket· master 416-870-8000; Rotate This 416-504· 8447; Sonic Temple 416-222·2004 ··Jazz at R.Y. Royal York Road United Church, 851 Royal York Road. 416-231·1207. Nov 17, 8pm: Norman Marshall Villeneuve Quartet. Norman Marshall Villeneuve, drums; Ben Jansson, tenor saxophone; Robert Botosh, piano; Jonas Akos, bass. ,. Proceeds to support local ~harities. ··Jazz Expo -Queen Elizabeth Complex, Exhibition Place Nov 2 • 4 Jazz Market .00 And see ··Living Arts Centre. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga. 905-306- 6000. Nov16, 8pm: Kings of Swing Big Band Show. Music of Goodman, James, Dorsey, Shaw, Sinatra, the Andrew sisters, Glenn Miller and more. ··Music Gallery. St. George-the·Martyr Church, 197 John. 416·204· 1080. See regular concert listings for details. Nov 1, 8pm: Cat Ensemble, ,. Nov 4~ 8pm: "' Guy Klucevsek, accordion, ,. Nova, 8pm: Ian Birse & Laura Kavanaugh. Electro· acoustic, ,. Nov15,8pm: Janice Jackson · The Vocal World of Jean Claude Risse!, ,. Nov17, 8pm: Critical Band, ,. Nov 25, 8pm: Instant Composers' Pool, (advance), (door). ··Ontario Science Centre Auditorium, 770 Don Mills Rd. 416-696-1000. Jazz.FM91. Sound of Toronto Jazz: Nov5, 8pm: Little/ Stuart Quintet. Nov19, 8pm: Ron Collier Orchestra . ··Scarborough Philharmonic. Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute, 3663 Danforth Ave. 416-261-0380. Nov 24, 8pm: Wasn't That a Time? · The Big Band Swing Era. Howard 18 wholenote NOVEMBER 1, 2001 - DECEMBER 7, 2001 •:• JAZZ LISTINGS -- CONCERTS AND CLUBS Cable, conductor. ··University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Waher Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978- 3744. Nov7, 8:30: Small Jazz Ensembles. Free. Nov 14, 8:30: Small Jazz Ensembles. Free. Nov 21, 8:30: Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Lisa Martinelli, director ,. Nov. 28, 8:30 . Jazz Orchestras. Paul Read, Phil Nimmons, directors. ,: Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. 416·978- 3744. Nov s; 8pm: Jazz Orchestras. Paul Read, Phil Nimmons, directors.Free. Nov 16, 8pm: Jazz Orchestras. Paul Read, Phil Nimmons, directors. Free. -York University Department of Music. Senior Common Room, 021 Winters College, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5186. Nov 2, 7:30: lmprov Soiree. Free. Nov 30, 7:30: lmprov Soiree. Free. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 050 Mclaughlin College, 4700 Keele St. 416-736- 5186. See regular concert listings for details. Nov 28, 12:30: Jazz Faculty. Free. Nov 28, 7:30: Jazz Choir, Jazz Orchestra. Free. Nov 29, 12:30: Jazz Faculty & Students.Free. Nov 29, 7 :30: Student Jazz Combos. Free. B. FURTHER AFIELD ··Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum,· 9280 Airport Road, Mount Hope. 905-679- 4183 ext.247Nov17, 7pm: Toronto All-Star Big Band. Swing Out to Victory! . (single), (couple). ·--Heritage Theatre. 86 Main St. North, Brampton. 905-874-2800. Nov 10, 8pm: A Tribute to Sinatra. Jazz Mechanics with Jeff Sommerville. . ··Millpond Centre. 106 Victoria St. West, Alliston. 705:435-3092. Nov17, 8pm: Montuno Police. Latin band. . CLUB LISTINGS ··Barcode 549 College (416) 928-9941 Every Wed Swing Gang ··C'est What 67 Front E (416) 867-9499 Every Sat (4· 7 pm) The Hot Five Jazzmakers ··Chick 'N' Deli, ijust south of Eglinton) Mount Pleasant Ave, Toronto Every Sat (4· 7 pm) Climax Jazz Band ··Gate 403 403 Roncesvalles Avenue (416) 588-2930 Every Sun Jazz Jam hosted by Ron Davis ··Gladstone Hotel's Art Bar. 1214 Queen St. West Mon/Wed/Fri.- Independent, Singer/ Songwriter performers. T ueJThursJSat. · Standard Jazz Duos and Trios ·-Grossman's Tavern, 379 Spadina Ave, Toronto Every Sat (4-7 pm) Kid Bastien and · the Happy Pals · --Leopard Lounge. 130 Dundas West. (416) 260-0099. Phone for info. ··Mezzrow's 1546 Queen W. (416) 535- 4906. Phone for info. -·Montreal Bistro & Jazz Club, 65 Sherbourne St. (416) 363-0179 Oct 30 · Nov 3 Bonnie Brett wl The Mark Eisenman Trio; Nov §Hazel Walker Quintet; NovB-10 Ranee Lee Quintet wl Brian Dickinson, Barry Elmes, Richard Ring & Dave Young; Nov 13- 17 Doug Riley I Don Thompson Quartet wl Terry Clarke & Reg Schwager; Nov19 Dan McCarthy & Don Thompson · Duets; Nov 20 · 24 Bill Mays Trio wl Terry Clarke & Neil Swainson; Nov 26 Thyron Lee Whyte Quartet Nov 27- Deel Eddie Higgins Trio with special guest Jim Galloway ·-N' Awl ins Jazz Bar and Dining. 299 King West (416) 595-1958. Phone for info. ··Orbit Room 580A College St. (416) 763· 3470 Every Sun Dave Murphy; Every Mon Sisters Euclid w/Kevin Breit; Every Wed LMT Connection; Every Thurs Planet Earth. ··Ouigley's Pub and Bistro. 2232 Queen Street East. (416) 699-9998. Phone for info. ··Reservoir Lounge 52 Wellington E. (416) 955-0887 Every Mon Bradley & The Bouncers; Every Tues Tyler Yarema; Every Wed Louis Trew/Danny B; Every Fri Chet Valiant Combo; Every Sat Tory Cassis ··Revival, 783 College Street 416.535.7888 JAZZ.FM91 and Revival present DINNER & A DIVA Nov 4 8:30 Divine Earth Essence (Billie Holiday/Ella Fitzgerald); Nov 11 8:30 Julie · Michels (Miles, Monk and more) ··Rex Jau & Blues Bar 194 Queen St. West (416) 598-2475 Novi "Rancho Misterioso" I Doug Riley's B-3 Quartet; Nov 2 "Marvin Starr" I Chris Mitchell B-3 Quartet; Nov 3 Vancouver's" Junction" I Halifax's "Benghazi Sax Quartet" I Richard Whiteman Quartet; Nov4 Vancouver's Chris Tarry Trio I Richard Whiteman Quartet; Nov 5 Carey West & "Monday's Millionaires" I U. of T. Student Jazz Showcase; Nov 6 Ron Davis & "Swing · Street" I Classic Rex Jazz Jam; Nov 7 Chris \.. Gale Group I Montreal's Peter Turner Quartet; Nov 8 "Rancho Misterioso" I "C.A.Q." · Cam Allemano Quintet Nov.9 Melissa Stylianou Trio/ "C.A.Q." ·Carn Allemano Quintet; Nov

LISTINGS, CLUBS, CONTINUED 10 Laura Hubert Septet I Jamie Reynolds I Bill King's "Saturday Nite Fish Fry" ; Nov 11 "Freeway" Dixieland Septet I TliA Nov12 Carey West & "Monday's Millionaires"/ U. of T. Student Jazz Showcase; Nov13 Ron Davis & "Swing Street" I Classic Rex Jazz Jam; Nov 14 Chris Gale Group I Nick Ali & "Cruzao"; Nov 15 "Rancho Misterioso" I Nick Ali & "Crtlzao"; Nov16 Melissa Stylianou Trio I Dave Field Quartet; Nov 11The Jazz Mechanics I Stu Harrison I Gordon Webster 'Quartet; Nov18 Collin Rosati Quartet I Gordon Webster Quartet; Nov19 Carey West & "Monday's Millionaires" I U. of T. Student Jazz Showcase; Nov 20 Ron Davis & "Swing Street" I Classic Rex Jazz Jam; Nov 21 Chris Gale Group I Tony Quarrington Quintet; Nov 22 "Palookaville Glee Club" I Tony Quarrington Quintet; Nov 23 Melissa Stylianou Trio I Kirk Macdonald presents Michigan's Rob Smith; Nov 24 Laura Hubert Sextet I Tien Yeung I Kirk Macdonald presents: Rob Smith; Nov 25 Songwriter's Expo I Ottawa's "Rake·Star" & The Music of Sun·Ra; Nov 26 Carey West & "Monday's Millionaires"/ U. of T. Student Jazz Showcase Nov 2 7 Ron Davis & "Swing Street" I Classic · Rex Jazz Jam; N_ov 28 Chris Gale Group I "Sandunga" Latin Jazz; Nov 29 "Palookaville Glee Club"/ P.J.Perry Quartet; Nov 30 M~lissa Stylianou Trio I P.J. Perry Quartet. ··Rhodes Restaurant 1496 Yonge St. (4i6) 968-9315 Nov 1 Alex Dean (Sax)Lorne Lofsky (Guitar); Nov 2 Gary Benson (Guitar) Duncan Hopkins (Bass); Nov 3 San Murata (Violin) Ian Bargh (Piano) Bob Price (Bass); Nov 7 Neville Barnes (Guitar) Lenny Boyd (Bass); Nov 8 · Bob George (Piano) Reg Schwager (Guitar); Nov 9 Jan Bargh (Piano) Frank Wright (Vibes); Nov 10 Tony Paladino (Guitar) Simone Johnson (Vocals) Mike Smith (Bass); Nov i4 San Murata (Violin) Norman Amadio (Piano); Nov ·15 Fred Duligal (Sax) Ian Bargh (Piano); Nov 16 · Kirk MacDonald (Sax) Lorne Lofsky (Guitar); Nov 17 Simone Johnson (Vocals) Jim McBirnie (Piano) Rob McBride (Bass); Nov 21 Danny McErlain (Piano) Reg Schwager (Guitar); Nov 22 Mike Stuart (Sax) Roby Botos (Piano); Nov 23 Denny Christianson (Trumpet) Ted Quinlan (Guitar); Nov 24 · Mike Murley (Sax) Dave Occhipinti (Guitar) Steve Wallace (Bass); Nov 28 Bob Brough (Sax) David Braid (Piano); Nov 29 Bill McBirnie (Flute) Bernie Senensky (Piano); Nov 30 Terry Lukiwski (Trombone) Dave Occhipinti (Guitar); Dec 1 Bob George (Piano) Del Dako (Sax) Duncan Hopkins (Bass) ··Rockit 120 Church St. (416) 947.9555 Phone for info. ··Top O' the Senator 249 Victoria St. (416) 364-7517Nov14 Nick Ali & "Cruzao"; Nov 5 Lisa Atkinson & The Jeff Johnston Trio · CD RELEASE; Nov 6 · 7 Leah State · CD RELEASEp; Nov 8 -1 TT enor Madness; Nov 12· 14 Heather Bambrick Quintet; Nov15 · 8 Jake Langley Quartet; Nov 19·25 Bill Charlap Trio; Nov 2Q'·30. Marc Jordan Quartet NOVEMBER 1, 2001 - DECEMBER 7, 2001 wholenote 19

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