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Volume 9 Issue 8 - May 2004

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Mcintosh. direGtor; Ann

Mcintosh. direGtor; Ann Cooper Gay, conduc· tor. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 231 Queens Quay West. 416·973-4000. ,. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 7:00: Melodic Voices Ensemble. Sounds af Spring. Arias and duets by Gounod, Puccini, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Verdi, Webber and more. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416·225·4091. . from each ticket will be donated to Hospital for Sick Children. - 7:00: The Canadian Singers. Spflng Sang - A Great Evening af Canadian Music· Making! Beard: Jabberwocky; works by Foster, Kaldor, Hatfield, 4n.ka. Forest Hill Church, 2 Wembley Rd. 416-783-0879. . - 7:30: Amadeus Choir. fraud Music af the Storm. Brahms: Alto Rhapsody; Chatman: Proud Music of the Storm; Raminsh: Sympho· ny of Psalms; Mozart: Ave Verur'n; Regina Coeli; Laudate Dominum. Rebecca Whelan, soprano; Wendy Hatala Foley, mezzo; arches· tra; Lydia Adams, conductor. 6:45: Pre-concert Melodic Voices Ensemble presents .ScunJs c6 .SpJ'in(J An evening af popular arias and duels Sat. May 15, 2004 7pm Christ Church Deer Park 1570 Yonge St. Tickets ( from each ticket will be donated to the Hospital for Sick Children.) Call Barbara at 416c225-4091 ~~i!iiiiiiimiiiiiiimiiiiiiimiiiiii~----- 60 chat with Lydia Adams & Stephen Chatman. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge.St. 416-870-8000. ·. - 7:30: Li De Lun Music Foundation. Ti Zhang, via/in. Y saye: Six solo violin sonatas. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205·5555. ,. - 7:30: Music at St. Mark's. The Daniel Rubinoff Jazz Trio. Daniel Rubinoff, saxo· phone; David Braid, piano; Artie Roth, bass. St. Mark's Church, 1 Greenland Rd. 416-444· 6762. ,. - 7:30: North dale Conca rt Band. Spring Concert. Stephen Chenette, music director. St. Jude's Churc". 10 Howarth Ave. 905· 886-0858. ,, child under 12 free. - 8:00: Acoustic Harvest Folk Club. Bram Taylar. Birchcliff Bluffs United Church, 33 East Rd. 416-264-2235. . - 8:00: Alexander Singers and Players. The Mast Happy Fella. By Frank Laesser; Angela Hawaleshka, producer and music director; Vincenzo Sestito, director; Brigitte Pilato, choreographer. Leah Posluns Theatre, • 4588 Bathurst St. 4,16·324· 1259. ,. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange. The Franca·Ca/edanian Connection. Playford: selections from Dancing Master; music by Oswald, Munro, Lambert & Holte· terre. Alison Melville, traverso & recorder; Colin Savage, recorder; Sylvain Bergeron, lute & baroque guitar; Betsy MacMillan, viola da gamba;. Charlotte Nediger, harpsichord. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John. 416· 588-4301. ,. - 8:00: East York Choir. The Best af Broadway. Hits from My Fair Lady, South' arnaae cnoir "Lydia Adams, ucto.r and Artistic Dir Music of the aturday May 15th, 7 :JO p.m. JO p.m. pre-concert chat with Jhen Chatman and Lydia J\dams !reorge Weston Recital Hall oronto Centre for the Arts 40 Yonge Street, North With orchestra, and sqJ:gists •cii. Whelan and Wendy .. Fbtala mducted by Lydia Ad:lms Ticke.ts ~30 - MO 6-446-0188 or amachoir@idi Pacific &.more. Guests: The Gilchrist School of Irish Dancing; William Graham, director; Sharon Andrews, accompanist. St. Cuthbert's Church, 1399 Bayview Ave. 416-752-3860. ,. - 8:00: Miguel Angel Villanueva Ran· · gel, flute & Vanessa May·lok Lea, piano. Works by Ross, Royer & McConnell; Canadian & Mexican flute music. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-960-5159. ,. - 8:00:·Newtonbrook United Church. Taranto Banjo Band. 53 Cummer Ave. 416· 222·5417. . - 8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic. Harald in Italy. Picker: Old and Lost Rivers; Mozetich: Postcards form the Sky; Berlioz: Harold in Italy. Sharon Wei, viola; Jerome Summers, music director. B·and College, 720 Midland Ave. 416·429·0007. , (sr), (st). , - 8:30: Living Ar.ts Centre. Lynn Miles, vocals. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. -. Sunday May 16 -1:30: CAMMAC/McMichaal Gallery. Jonathan Krehm, Clarinet Guartet plus vaca/. ist. Music of Mozart. 10365 Islington Ave. 905·893-0344. Free with gallery atlmission: ,,(family). - i:OO: East York Choir. The Best af Broadway. St. Cuthbert's Church. See May 15. . - 2:00: Kakeli ,African Drum and Dance Ensemble. The Cannery Bldg., Distillery · Historic District, 55 Mill St. 416-922·6526. , O(st), (child), (family). - 2:00: RCM Community School. Orff Ensemble. Storytelling, music and movement. Catherine West & Alison Kenny-Gardhouse, directors. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416-408-2824 x321. Free. - 3:00: Etobicoke Philharmonic Drebes· tra. Great Stnngs Alive. Respighi: A.ncient Airs and Dances; Bach: Brandenburg Concerto; Dvorak: Notturno; Mozart: Divertimento 317; Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in d. Maia , Braido, violin; Tak Ng Lai, conductor. Humber Valley United Church, 76 Anglesey. 416·239· 5665. . - 3:00: Toronto Jewish Folk Choir. 18th Annual Spring Concert. Hellman: Benyamin der driter; songs i~ Yiddish, Hebrew, Judea· 1 Spanish, Russian and English. Miriam Eskin, soprano; Mark Fox, tenor; Herman Rombouts, bass; Beyond the Pale; Alexander Veprinsky, director. Lawrence Park Collegiate, 125 Chatsworth Dr. 416·489-7681. ,, O(unwaged), 12 & under free. - 3:00: VocalPoint Chamber Choir. Canada Sings. Works by Daley, Healey, Watson Henderson, MacGillivray, Raminsh & Willan. Ian Grundy, 'conductor. Grace Church on the Hill, 300 Lonsdale Ave. 416·484· 0185. ,. - 4:00: Richmond Hill United Church Chancel Choir. Tea at Three -Faure at Faur. Works by Schubert, Mendelssohn & Faure. Gerald Loo, piano & organ; Barry Peters, conductor. 3:00: Afternoon tea in Centennial Hall. Richmond Hill United Church, 10201 Yonge St. 905·884· 1301 . ,. - 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers. Perry White Quartet; Perry White, saxophone. 1570 Yonge St. 416·920·5211. Donation. ' - 5:00: RCM Community School. RCM Orchestras. Kelly Parkins-Lindstrom, Jonathan Craig & Rennie Regehr, directors. St. Anne's Church, 270 Gladstone Ave. 416-408·2824 x321. Free. - 7:30: The Balls of Guildwood. Annual Spring Concert. Guildwood Community Church, 140 Guildwood Parkway. 416-261 · 4037. , 12free. - 8:00: Flying Cloud Folk Club. Bays af Borealis. Bill Garrett, Grit Laskin, Paul Mills & Ken Whiteley, performers. Tranzac, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416·410·3655. ,. - 8:00: New Music Concerts/CBC Ra· Co-presenied tl'ilh Two New Hours .. 011 CBC Radio 1itio Canadian Music for large ensembles Roger Admiral, piano Trevor Brandenburg, percussion Robert Aitken, flute & conductor NMC Ensemble + Howard Bashaw (1957) minimalisms (2003) § conceno for piano and percussion + Brian Current (1972) Concertina (2004) § for solo flute and strings + Ronald Bruce Smith (1961) Echo (Ecco (Eco)) (1995) + Jim O'Leary (1971) Unti~led Work (2003) § § \flor/d Premiere 250 Front Street W. (CBC Broadcast Centre) S25/Sl5/S5 • Box Office 416 205-5555 ,,94.~. c:t:cW·fadi~};.:-,;;.:

dio's Two New Hours. Echo (Ecco (Eco}}. R.B. Smith: Echo (Ecco (Eco)); Current: Con· certino for solo flute and strings; O'Leary: untitled piece for chamber ensemble; Bashaw: mininialisms,_chamber concerto for piano and percussion. New Music Concerts Ensemble, Robert Aitken solo flute and director; Brian Current. conductor; Roger Admiral, solo piano; Trevor Brandenburg, solo percussion. 7: 15: Pre-concert introduction by Robert Aitken & the composers. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416-205-5555. ,, (cheapseats). - 8:00: Patrizia. Works by Mozart, Bizet, Verdi, Bellini & Orff. Patrizia, soprano & her rock band. Opera House, 735 Queen St. East. 416-466·3908. (advance), (door). - 8:00: RCM Community School. Music Theatre Workshop: Stephen Sondheim Revue. Linda Eyman, director. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416-408-2824 x321. Free. Monday May 17 - 8:00: Trinity College. But Corne Ye Back. Tallis: Lamentations of Jeremiah; Byrd: Mass for 3 Voices. Performed by Lay Cinq. Trinity College Chapel, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416· 317-2851. ,. Proceeds to the Friends of Trinity College Chapel and the Men and. Boys' Choir of St. James' Cathedral for their tour to Dublin. Tuesday May 18 - 1 :00: St. James' Cathedral. Lunch Hour Concert: Willis Noble, organ. Program tba. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free. - 2:30: Andrew Aarons, piano in Recit· al. Works by' Mozart, Scriabin, Hamelin & Brahms. Ettore Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. West. 416-408·2824 x321. Free. - 7:30: Theatre of Early Music. The Two Countertenors: James Bowman and Daniel Taylor. Music by Jones, Dow land & Purcell. Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park. 416·977· 7546. ,, (sr/st) - 8:00: Art Gallery of York University. Music by Smash and Teeny and John Butcher. Nilan Perera, altered electric guitar & effects; Sarah Peebles, shii Japanese mouth organ; John Butcher, tenor saxophone. North 145 Ross Bldg, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5169. Free. - 8:00: Canadian Woman's Foundation. Bala Fundraising Concert. Maria Antonakos, Molly Johnson & Patricia O'Callaghan, vocals. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West. 416· 205-5555. . Proceeds to support the CWF's work to end violence against women & help build economic self ·sufficiency for women and their children. - 8:00: Rough Idea. Synth When. Concert featuring a Toronto based collection of ana· · Jogue synthesizers. Michael Snow, Charles James, James Montgomery & other perform· ers. Goethe·lnstitut Kinowelt Hall, 163 King St. West. Reservations: 416·603-0034. $tba. - 8:00: Saranata Singers. The Splendour of Song. Evening of nations' melodies and Broadway hits. Toronto Korean Presbyterian Church, a7 Scarsdale Rd. 905·882·9249. . - 8:00: Toronto Wagner Society.Annual Scholarship Award Recital· Joni Henson, spprano. A.rts and Letters Club, 14 Elm St. 416-5.93-8557. Admission by donation. Wednesday May 19 - 12:30: Yorkminster Park Church. Noonday Recital· Douglas Schalin, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922· 1167. Free. 7 7:00: Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir. Mozart: Mass in C Minor; Haydn: Saint Nikolaus Mass. Karina Gauvin, soprano; lvars Taurins, director. Trinity-St. P.aul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. West. 416-964-6337. ·, -(st/sr). - 7:30: North Toronto Community Band/ Toronto P.olice Association Male Cho· rus. An Evening of Music. Denis Mastromo· naco, Harry McCarthy, conductors. Lawrence Park C.I. Auditorium, 125 Chatsworth Dr. 416-481-1978. ,. - 7:30: Shaarai Shomayim Congrega· tion. Seventh Annual Conc.ert Bala: Celebrat· ing Yorn Yerushalayirn (Jerusalem Day}. Cantorial, Hebrew, Hassidic & other musical genres. Cantors: Yaakov Matzen, Shlomo Simcha Sulrin, Naftali Herstik & Colin Scha· chat; Cantor Daniel Gildar, accompanist; Shaarei Shomayim Choir;. Bryan Bessner, director. 470 Glencairn. 416-789-3213. · . - 7:30: Toronto Choristers.S(pr}tilg into Summer. 12th annual concert by this retired teachers' choir. Sir John A. MacDonald Collegiate, 2300 Pharmacy Ave. 416·779· 8286. . - 8:00: CanStage. Urinetown. Musical comedy. Music & lyrics by Hollmann; musical s{aging by John Carrafa. Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416·368·3110. -. For complete run see music theatre listings. - 8:00: Music Gallery/Rough Idea. Thermal Trio. Improvisations on electric guitar, saxophones and EMS synth by Andy Moor, John Butcher & Thomas Lehn. Katie Matthews & Lori Freedman, performers. Goethe·lnstitut, 163 King St. West. Reserva· lions: 416-603-0034. $tba. - 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Wagner: Siegfried Idyll; Bruckner: Symphony 114 in E flat Romantic. Gunther Herbig, conduc· tor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416· 593-4828. -. ' Thursday May ZD · - 12: 15: Music on the Hill. Lunchtime \ Concert: Mark Sepic, gw~ar. St. John's York Mills Churi:h, 19 Don Ridge Drive. 416·225· 6611.Free. - 12:30: Christ Church Dear Park. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Andrea Gerhardt, spprano & Paul Jenkins, piano. Songs by ' Monteverdi, Dowland, Caccini, Schubert, Reger & others. 1570 Yonge St. 416·920· 5211. Free (donations gratefully received). - 2:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Roy Thomson Hall. See May 19. -. - 8:00: Fiddles & Frets Music. Anne Louise Genest & Kirn Beggs. Bellefair United Church, 2 Belief air Ave. 416·264-2235. (advance), (door). - 8:00: Georgetown Choral Society. Halley: Missa Bat'a. Guests: Paul.Halley, organ & piano; Alana Bridgewater, alto; A chill Choral Society; members of the Georgetown Children's Chorus; A. Dale Wood, director. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts Drive. 905:0n2559. . s20. . !VARS TAURINS, Dircrror KARINA G~UVIN, so1m1110 LAURA PUDWELL, 111c::::o-.«>J>r

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