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AUDITIONS & OPPORTUNITIES
AUDITIONS FOR SOLOISTS The Kindred Spirits Orchestra invites soloists to affirm their interest in performing one of the following concerti with the orchestra during its 2017.2018, 2018.2019 or 2019.2020 concert seasons: VIOLIN CONCERTI by Schumann, Bartók, Shostakovich, or Britten; CELLO CONCERTI by Shostakovich, Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns, or Dvořák; PIANO CONCERTI by Rachmaninoff (Nos. 1 or 4; Rhapsody), Tchaikovsky (No. 2), Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Shostakovich (No. 2), Strauss (Burlesque), Chopin, Liszt (No. 2; Totentanz), Saint-Saëns, or Ravel (in G); SOLI SATB for Beethoven’s Ninth. For more information, e-mail GM@KSOrchestra.ca.
Available positions with the KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA: 1st Horn, 2nd trumpet, 1st, 2nd and Bass Trombone, Pianist, sectional Violins, Violas, Cellos and Contrabasses. The KSO is an auditioned-based civic orchestra in residence at Flato Markham Theatre. Weekly rehearsals are held on Tuesday evening at Cornell Recital Hall (HWY 407 ETR and 9th Ln). For more information visit www.KSOchestra.ca or e-mail Jobert Sevilleno at
COUNTERPOINT COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA invites volunteer 1st & 2nd violinists and other musicians in all sections including percussionists to play with us in our 33rd Season. Monday evening rehearsals. Concerts are Dec 10, March 25, & June10th Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
HARMONIA HUNGARICA CHAMBER CHOIR is auditioning singers who love renaissance motets and also have an interest in Hungarian choral works. Adeodata Czink 416-971-9754 adeodata@HarmoniaHungarica.ca
Join the 0NTARIO POPS ORCHESTRA! All instruments WANTED! Monday rehearsals by Royal York Subway. No Auditions. Register at: www.ontariopopsorchestra.com
OASIS VOCAL JAZZ, Toronto’s longest running close harmony group, is looking for a new bass (a true bass) and a tenor. You should have strong background in choral singing with some exposure to singing vocal jazz. A minimum one-year commitment requested. For more info, visit
www.oasisvocaljazz.com/#!auditions/c1rb4. Contact: email@example.com
PERCUSSIONIST (PITCHED/NON-PITCHED) WHO CAN SIGHT-READ is needed for Barrie Concert Band in Simcoe County. firstname.lastname@example.org
SECTION LEADS: Oakville Choral Society seeks section leads (SATB). Rehearsals Tuesdays 7:45 – 10:00 September to April/May. Performances Christmas/spring. Visit www.oakvillechoral.com. Contact: email@example.com.
THE CELTIC FIDDLE ORCHESTRA OF SOUTHERN ONTARIO is looking for additional musicians: violin, viola, cello, bass and flute. We practice twice a month on Sunday afternoons from 1:30 to 4:00 at the QEPCCC in Oakville. Please contact Jill Yokoyama at 905-635-8079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
THE JUBILATE SINGERS invite new voices to join us. We are a chamber choir who sing an eclectic repertoire of classical and modern music, often in the original languages. Our rehearsals are Tuesday evenings, near the Lawrence/Yonge subway station. Sit in on a rehearsal to see if we are your cup of tea. For more information, contact Jeff at 416-485-1988. email@example.com. Our website: www.jubilatesingers.ca
THE WYCHWOOD CLARINET CHOIR is looking for enthusiastic clarinet players to join our group. Contact us through our website at www.wychwoodclarinetchoir.ca to arrange an audition. All ages welcome.
YORKMINSTRELS SHOW CHOIR welcoming new SATB singers, especially men! Broadway and popular music repertoire performed off-book with simple choreography. Rehearsals: Wednesday evenings near Willowdale/Cummer. Interested? Contact Sandi:
YORK REGION BRASS WELCOMES BRASS PLAYERS for rehearsals on Wednesdays 7:30-9:30 pm, at 15055 Yonge Street in Aurora. contact firstname.lastname@example.org
INSTRUCTION & COURSES
CHILDREN’S PIANO LESSONS: Friendly, approachable - and strict! Contact Liz Parker at email@example.com. Queen and Bathurst area, Toronto.
DR. STEPHEN SATORY is accepting private piano and theory students. Near St. George Subway. “A very patient, knowledgeable teacher”; “A consummate professional”. 416-969-0279. firstname.lastname@example.org.
FLUTE, PIANO, THEORY LESSONS. RCM exam preparation. RCM certified advanced specialist. Samantha Chang, FTCL, FLCM, Royal Academy of Music PGDip, LRAM, ARCT. Toronto, Scarborough 416-293-1302, samantha.studio@gmail. com
IT’S NEVER TOO EARLY! Voice & piano lessons for toddlers! It’s never too late! Adults are welcome!
email@example.com or 416-831-8131 Polina
LESSONS FOR ALL! Friendly and firm - I’m an experienced musician and mom teaching piano and singing to children (and young at heart) in my Toronto home (East Leslieville). To discuss your child’s need for music-making please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ON A HAPPY NOTE PIANO LESSONS Experienced teacher: classical, popular music, and theory. Students of all ages welcome. 416-783-9517
PIANO AND THEORY LESSONS IN WOODBRIDGE, ON Certified RCM teacher, Master of Music. Piano classes and preparation for theory exams (Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Rudiments). 905-264-9772, www.westonschool.ca
PIANO, HARPSICHORD LESSONS with former RCM examiner Mary Lim in North York. Students won first prize 30+ times. 416-502-1315.
PIANO LESSONS FOR ADVANCED STUDENTS Prepare for RCM exams, competitions. Play musically with freedom and ease. Professional instruction with Dr. Réa Beaumont (DMA, MMus, MusBacEd, ArtDipMus, ARCT). Midtown Toronto studio, near subway, parking.
PIANO, VOCAL and THEORY LESSONS, MUSIC THERAPY SERVICES and ADAPTED PIANO LESSONS at Larissa’s music studio in Mississauga. 416-574-0018
TAILORING FLUTE/THEORY LESSONS TO YOUR NEEDS - all levels, ages. Experienced RCM Certified Teacher. Michelle Coon B.Mus Toronto West 416-784-4431 email@example.com. www.studiomichelle.ca
FOR SALE / WANTED
CLASSICAL RECORD AND CD COLLECTIONS WANTED. Minimum 350 units. Call, text or e-mail Aaron 416-471-8169 or A@A31.CA.
TRUMPET Bach Stradivarius model 37 (never used); SAXOPHONE Bundy Selmer alto; BASSOON Linton; EUPHONIUM Besson four valve compensating with laquer finish. Phone 416-964-3642.
MUCH-LOVED GRAND PIANO looking for a deserving home: black lacquer Kawai KG-IE, serial #2033163: 5’2”, located in central Toronto. $6995 Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, or 416-557-7444.
ACCOUNTING AND INCOME TAX SERVICE for small business and individuals, to save you time and money, customized to meet your needs. Norm Pulker, B. Math. CMA. 905-251-0309 or 905-830-2985
CD LINER NOTES, PROMO MATERIAL, CONCERT PROGRAMS, LIBRETTI, WEB SITE CONTENT AND MEMOIRS need proofreading and editing for correct spelling and grammar, clarity and consistency. Contact Vanessa Wells, email@example.com, for a copy editor with a music background. Quick turnaround and reasonable rates! wellsreadediting.ca
VENUES AVAILABLE / WANTED
ARE YOU PLANNING A CONCERT OR RECITAL? Looking for a venue? Consider Bloor Street United Church. Phone: 416-924-7439 x22. Email:
PERFORMANCE / REHEARSAL / STUDIO SPACE AVAILABLE: great acoustics, reasonable rates, close to Green P Parking, cafés & restaurants. Historic church at College & Bellevue, near Spadina. Phone 416-921-6350. E-mail