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Volume 7 Issue 6 - March 2002

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Music and dialogue with

Music and dialogue with engaging Ganadian and Australian composers SCULTHORP Roseniarie van der Hooft ORIN Thurs. Apr. 4 at 8 pm, Glenn Gould Studio Rosemarie van der Hooft, mezzo-soprano Encounters Quartet: Julie Wedman and Annalee Patipatanakoon, violin; Max Mandel, viola; Roman Borys, cello Simon Docking, piano; Douglas Perry, viola Contrasting the lushly lyrical, Aboriginalinfluenced music of Peter Sculthorpe, Australia's "spiritual father of new music" with the fresh sounds of exciting young Quebec composer Eric Morin. / I 416·205·5555 15-CHE~NIN CONCERT LISTINGS - Elgar: In the South (Alassiol;. Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto 1/1; Respighi: Roman Festivals. Alexander T oradze, piano; Gianandrea Noseda, conductor. Massey Hall, 15 Shuter. 416-5934828. -. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Fairport Convention. 35th Anniversary tour. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. . Thursday April 04 -12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Student Chamber Ensembles. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416· 978-3744. Free. -12:30 & 5:30: York University Dept. of Music. Student Recital Student soloists in the classical performance program. Mclaughlin Performance Hall, 050 Mclaughlin College, 4700 Keele St. 416-736· 5186. Free. - 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Glenn Gould Artist Series. Steven Dann; viola; Andrew Burashko, piano. Ettore Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416408· 2824x321. ,. - 8:00: Soundstreams Canada. Sculthorpe: lsla~d Dreaming; Maranoa Lullaby; Morin: D'un chateau l'autre; Clone. Encounters Quartet: Roman Borys, Annalee Patipatanakoon, Julia Wedman, Max Mandel; Frances Pappas, mezzo soprano. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West..416· 205-5555. ,. - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Massey Hall. See April 3. GTA Friday April 05 - 7:30: Church of St. Simon-the-Apostle. John Tuttle, organ in Recital Music by Bach, Mendelssohn, Tournemiere, Ropek, Howells & Durufle. 525 Bloor St. East. 416-923-8714. ,. - 8:00: Canadian Opera Company. Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov. Gidon Saks, Shannon Mercer, Sonya Go~sc, ,Vadim Zaplechny & other performers; Richard Bradshaw, conductor. 7:15: Pre-performance chat. Hummingbird Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front St. East. 416·872-2262. · · 5. For complete run see Music Theatre listings. · - 8:00: Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. l 'Atelier lyrique de l 'Opera de Montreal Mozart: Casi Fan T utte. Bernard Uzan, director. 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905·8.15· 2021. .99. - 8:00: Toronto Consort. Monteverdi: The Return of Ulysses. Laura Pudwell and William Hite, vocalists; 17th century orchestra; David Fallis, music director. Trinity-St. Paul's ~hurch, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-964·6337. -; ·(sr/st). - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Symphony & Concert Band. Whitacre: Godzilla Eats Las Vegas; Hindemith: Symphonic' Metamorphosis. Denise Grant, Jeffrey Reynolds, conductors. MacMillan Theatre; 80 Queen's Park. 416·978-3744. ,. - 8:00: Victoria College Choir. Spring Concert. Folk songs, classical & contempo· rarv works. selections from musicals & more. I / 416· 366·7723 Gryphon Trio: Roman Borys,' cello; Annalee Patipatanakoon, violin; Jamie Parker, piano Michael Redhill, narrator A CO·~· Omar Daniel, electronics presentation . ~ Douglas Perry viola with TO ONI'O ' Giller-prize nom"inee Michael Redhill reads the text he wrote for Omar Daniel in the premiere of The Upper World. Omar Daniel hangs upside down wired with electrodes in h)s The Flaying of Marsyas, reflecting Titian's painting of the same name. Australian Elena Kats-Chernin's whimsical piano pieces are quite irresistible with her signature rhythmic drive and Stravinski~n harmonies. / I 416·205·5555 A late nighf spectacle of mysticism and the occult! Over 150 singers, dancers and

Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. West. 416406-0531.Free. - 8:30: Hugh's Room. Entourloupe. 2261 Dundas West. 416-531-6604. Saturday April 06 - 12:00 noon: Royal Conservatory of Music. lobby Concert. Informal concert featuring RCM students of all ages and levels. 273 Bloor St. West. 416408-2824 ext.321. Free. - 7:00:· Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto # 1; Respighi ~ Roman Festivals. Alexander T oradze, piano; Gianandrea Noseda, conductor. Massey Hall, 15 Shuter.416-5934828. -. - 8:00: Amadeus Choir.· The Glory of Bach. B Minor Mass. Leslie Fagan, soprano; Laura Pudwell, meuo; Mark Dubois, tenor; Mark Pedrotti, bass; Sir David Willcocks, conductor. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416-870-8000. ,; , (sr/sl). - 8:00: Annex Singers. Night of the Gypsies. · Brahms: Zigeunerlieder Dp.103: arr. Goudge: Cornflowers; Oh We Have Lost our Freedom; songs by Donato & Morley. Saint Thomas's Church, 383 Huron St. 416466-6540. ,. - 8:00: Canadian Opera Company. Handel: Julius Caesar. Ewa Podles, Isabel Bayrakdarian: Daniel Taylor, Marie-Nicole Lemieux & other performers; Kenneth Montgomery, conductor. 7:15: Pre· performance chat. Hummingbird Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front St. East. 416· 872-2262. -5. For complete run see Music Theatre listings. - 8:00: Jubilate Singers. from Africa to America. Haazen: Missa Luba; Hatfield: African Celebration; works by Guillen, Matamoros, Grenet, Copland, Thompson & Healey; spirituals. Isabel Bernaus, director; Sherry Squires, accompanist. St. Leonard's Church, 25 Wanless Ave. 416-223-3629. ,, (children 12 & under). - 8:00: New Music Concerts. Jatlfkok (Games/. Kurtag: selections from Jatekok (Games); Bach: piano transcriptions by CONCERT LISTINGS - GTA Kurtag. Gyorgy & Marta Kurtag, pianists. Ettore Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West.416408-2824x321. ,, ~ 5(cheapseats) . - 8:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Orchestral fireworks. Dvorak: Slavonic Dances Dp.46 #s 7 & 8; Cello Concerto; Rimsky-Korsakov: S.cheherezade. Elspeth Poole, cello; Roberto De Clara, ·conductor. Oakvine Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905-815-2021. ,.50. - 8:00: Orchestra Toronto. Bernstein: Candide Overture; Brown: special commission for viola & orchestra; C9pland: Appalachian Spring; Ridout: Ballade for Viola and Orchestra; Schumann: Symphony No.1, . Spring. Bridget LaMarche Brown, viola; Errol Gay, conductor. Leah Posluns Theatre, 4588 Bathurst St.416467-7142. ,. · - 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Magical Miniatures. Mozart: Adagio and .Fugue; Grant: Symphonie estrienne; Bach/ Stokowski: Mein Jesu; Prelude in b; Mirzoyan: Theme and Variations; Sch'ubert: German Dances. Nurhan Arman, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205-5555. , sr), (st). - 8:00: Toronto Consort. Monteverdi· The Retum of Ulysses. Trinity·St. Paul's Church. See Apr: 5. -8:00: Toronto Mendelssohn Youth Choir. Singing Praises. Gospel singing. Guests: the Toronto Mass Choir; Karen Burke, conductor. "Grace Church on·the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-598-0422. ,: - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Percussion Ensembles. Robin Engelman, director. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·978·3744. Free. - 8:00: University of Toronto Faculty_ of Music. Ontario Sings! Orff: Carmina Burana; other works. U of T Choirs; Ontario School and Youth Choirs; Doreen Rao, Darryl Edwards, conductors. MacMillan Theatre, 80 Queen'sPark.416-978-3744. ,. · Sunday April 07 - 10:30am: Music at Rosedale. Bach: Cantata: Christ Lay in Death's D~rk Prison. ·Choir & soloists; chamber strings & organ; Mary Legge, director. 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-921-1931. Freewill offering. - 11 :OOam & 2:00: Solar Stage Children's Theatre. Pure Water (Pure Heart/. By Bill Martyn; music by Zach Florence. Musical • adaptation of an lncan folktale. For children ages 2· 10. Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge St., lower level. 416-368-8031 . - 1 :30: CAMMAC/McMichael Gallery. Sunday Concert: Peter Appleyard Guartet. 10365 Islington, Kleinburg. 905-893-1121. ,, family rates. - 2:00: Oakville Symphony Orchestra. Orchestra! fireworks. Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. See Apr 6. - 2:00: Royal Ontario Museum. George Gao, erhu. Fusion of Chinese and Western music, classical and contemporary. 100 Queen's Park. 416-586-8000. Free with museum admission: , $ lO(sr/st), (ages 5· 14), children 4 & under free. -'- 2:00: t oronto Sinfonietta. A Musical Gallery. TS principal ensembles; art exhibitions. One Eleven Avenue Road. 416· 4104379. - 2:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. E!ectroacoustic Music. Recent compositions by faculty, graduate students and guests. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416-978-3744. Free. - 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. True North Brass. Newmarket V~c~tPoint Chamber Choir t 11~~ - lan q!~ndy, conductor i~i~fl Century ch Masterpieces urch-on-the-Hill ._and Russell Hill Rd.) ·, Faure, Messiaen, Poulenc· es: L fi.Jdents/Seniors vailable at tf\Ei'.door or call (416) 484-0185 t·'':-;.,.:., .... :,.,.,.., 35

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