THE WHOLENOTE’S BASIC CLASSIFIEDS start at just $24 for 20 words or less. Add $1.20 per additional word.  Discounts are offered for multiple insertions (3x,5x,9x). BOOK NOW for the November edition! Contact: Deadline: Saturday October 24.


AUDITION PREPARATION WORKSHOP SERIES FOR TEENS No Strings Theatre. Preparation for secondary and post-secondary arts school, community auditions, exams, festivals. More information, directors@nostringstheatre.com416-551-2093.

AUDITIONS: Soloists, and non-union Chorus, Dancers, Instrumentalists for No Strings Theatre’s in concert presentation of Amahl and the Night Visitors.  Auditions begin October 18th, Music Director, William Shookhoff. Show Date; December 20th 2015, 3pm and 7pm at the Artscape Wychwood Barns. More details and appointments:

AVAILABLE PRO BONO POSITIONS WITH THE KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA: 1st Horn, 3rd Horn, 2nd trumpet, 2nd (tenor) Trombone, 3rd (bass) Trombone, Principal 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 the state-of-the-art Cornell Recital Hall (HWY 407 ETR and 9th Ln). For more information visit  and e-mail Jobert Sevilleno at

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 afternoon at the QEPCCC in Oakville.  Please contact Byron Grant at 905-469-1417 or email

COUNTERPOINT COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA ( welcomes volunteer musicians for Monday evening rehearsals, downtown Toronto. We’re especially looking for trombones and strings. Email

MUSIC DIRECTOR SHORT TERM/PERMANENT POSITIONS.  Piano, choral skills required.  Yamaha piano and organ.   Birchcliff  Bluffs United Church, Toronto.  Information at 647-519-6122.

JOHN LAING SINGERS: We are inviting new voices to join us for our 2015-2016 concert season particularly tenors and basses. For audition information and to learn more about us, please visit OR  


CHILDREN’S PIANO LESSONS: Friendly, approachable - and strict! Contact Liz Parker at 416-544-1803 or Queen and Bathurst area, Toronto.

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, com

PIANO LESSONS: personalized instruction by experienced teacher, concert pianist EVE EGOYAN (M. Mus., L.R.A.M., F.R.S.C.). All ages and levels. Downtown location. or 416- 603-4640.

PRIVATE VOICE/PIANO/THEORY/EAR-TRAINING LESSONS, GROUP MASTERCLASSES: Voices of Colour Music. Classical to contemporary styles. Preparation for RCM exams, festivals, auditions.,

PRIVATE VOICE/PIANO/THEORY LESSONS: Experienced, BFA Certified Teacher located at Christ Church Deer Park (Yonge & St. Clair). Prepares you or your child for RCM exams, competitions & auditions. Contact Jessika: (647) 214-2827.

STUDY SAXOPHONE with Bruce Redstone, BAEd, MMus. 20 years with Royal Conservatory, experienced performer and teacher. Reasonable rates and location, all levels. 416-706-8161,

VOCAL JAZZ LESSONS: Study with jazz singer Faith Amour - Joyful and Easy-going! Toronto/Scarborough. All Ages! | 647.882.4848.

WARMHEARTED PIANO TEACHER with sterling credentials, unfailing good humor, and buckets of patience. Royal Conservatory washouts and nervous learners especially welcome. Lovely Cabbagetown studio. “Best teacher ever!” - Beaches tween. “Beats studying with those Quebec nuns!” - Rosedale senior. Peter Kristian Mose, 416.923.3060. My students have never won any prizes, except for love of music. (And loyalty.)

WEEKLY ADULT PERFORMANCE CLASS: Prepare repertoire for concert performance, competitions, exams, auditions in a weekly masterclass setting.  Denise Williams (instructor) and Kate Carver (pianist).  Tuesdays 7-8:30 September 29-November 17 at the First Unitarian Church (St Clair and Avenue Rd). Inquiry: More details


CLASSICAL RECORD AND CD COLLECTIONS WANTED. Minimum 350 units. Call, text or e-mail Aaron 416-471-8169 or A@A31.CA.

WHAT’S IN YOUR CLOSET?  Sell your unused instruments or donate them to an educational charity with a WholeNote classified ad! Band days just a hazy memory? Someone out there would love to give your nice old guitar, flute, trombone (etc) a new life. Contact

STOLEN FROM CAR – Lorée OBOE & ENGLISH HORN: $700 reward for information leading to return. Serial #’s: oboe TA 78, English horn HV 25. Please call Karen 416-656-4312 or 416-323-2232 x.26


HITCH’em & PITCH’em! I Do you play in a party band? If you provide live music for holiday parties, weddings & wakes, roasts & retirements, and all kinds of occasions, you can advertise your ensemble right here for as little as $24 plus tax!! Contact by October 24 to book your ad for the November edition!


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,, for a copy editor with a music background. Quick turnaround and reasonable rates!


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 / OFFICE 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

SPACES AVAILABLE FOR RENT - sizes range from 220 to 1600 square feet, at Hillcrest Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 2 Vaughan Rd at Bathurst, 1 block south of St. Clair. TTC Bus & subway accessible. Rehearsal/Concert space, main floor meeting room with kitchenette. Lower level meeting rooms with kitchen. Contact 416-654-0311 or by email

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