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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, Bartok, 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 email@example.com
Join the 0NTARIO POPS ORCHESTRA! All instruments WANTED! Monday rehearsals by Royal York Subway. No Auditions. Register at: www.ontariopopsorchestra.com
The SCARBOROUGH CONCERT BAND is looking for new members! Special need for percussion, oboe, clarinet, tenor sax, bari sax, and trumpet , but ALL WELCOME! Rehearsals Wednesdays 7:15-9:30. Email
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
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: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.yorkminstrels.com
INSTRUCTION & COURSES
CHILDREN’S PIANO LESSONS: Friendly, approachable - and strict! Contact Liz Parker at email@example.com. 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
ON A HAPPY NOTE PIANO LESSONS Experienced teacher: classical, popular music, and theory. Students of all ages welcome, Bathurst and Eglinton area. 416-783-9517
PIANO, GUITAR, UKULELE, AND GROUP JAM LESSONS IN WOODBRIDGE. New location. Certified teachers. 416-704-2744.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org.
PIANO LESSONS WITH CONCERT PIANIST EVE EGOYAN eveegoyan.com All ages, all levels welcome, at Earwitness Studio, Artscape Youngplace (downtown Toronto). Eve’s own exposure to exceptional teachers during her developmental years makes her a communicative, intuitive and creative teacher with over 25 years teaching experience (private lessons, masterclasses, adjudication) Each student is an individual. Email Eve to set up a free introductory meeting at
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
www.MosePianoForAll.com - Friendly Cabbagetown teaching studio welcomes nervous adult hobby pianists, teen washouts, and normal kids. Uncommonly patient and encouraging piano teacher with loyal following. Peter Kristian Mose, 416-923-3060. “Now there’s a teacher!” R.D., age 13
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.
FRENCH HORN in excellent condition for advanced student or working musician firstname.lastname@example.org
TRUMPET Bach Stradivarius model 37 (never used); SAXOPHONE Bundy Selmer alto; BASSOON Linton; EUPHONIUM Besson four valve compensating with lacquer 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: email@example.com, or 416-557-7444.
SKELETONS IN YOUR CLOSET BASEMENT? Does your old guitar gently weep? Are your band days just a hazy memory? Someone out there would love to give your nice old clarinet / drum kit a new life. Buy or sell unused instruments with a WholeNote classified ad! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
DO YOU PROVIDE LIVE MUSIC for weddings, roasts & retirements? Karaoke for holiday parties? Advertise your music services right here for as little as $24 plus tax! Contact email@example.com by October 25 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, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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: email@example.com.
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