Apr 01 12:30: University of Waterloo Department of Music. Noon Hour Concerts: The Western Collective. Faculty members from the University of Western Ontario. Conrad Grebel University College, 140 Westmount Rd. N., Waterloo. 519-885-0220 x24226. Free. =z6 =cham

Apr 01 7:30: Queen's University School of Music. Wind Ensemble. Dan Tremblay, conductor. Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts, 390 King St. W., Kingston. 613-533-2424. $12; $7(sr/st). =z8 =band

Apr 01 8:00: Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Music. Chamber Music Concert. Maureen Forrester Recital Hall, Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W., Waterloo. 519-884-0710 x4439. Free. =z6 =cham =newm

Apr 02 12:00_noon: University of Guelph College of Arts. Thursday at Noon Concert Series: Student Soloist Day. Featuring Applied Music students. MacKinnon Room 107, University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd., Guelph. 519-824-4120 x52991. Free. =z6 =cham

Apr 02 7:30: Brock University Department of Music. Jaffa Road. Jewish, jazz, Indian, and Arabic music with electronica and dub. Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3257. $36;$$20(st);$5(high school). =z5 =folk =jazz =othr =worl

Apr 02 7:30: Brookside Music. Don Pasquale. Jeunesses Musicales Canada. St. Paul's United Church (Midland), 308 King St., Midland. 705-527-4420. $40–$50; $15(st). =z7 =chor =kids

Apr 02 7:30: Queen's University School of Music. Chamber Ensembles Recital. Dan Tremblay, conductor. Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts, 390 King St. W., Kingston. 613-533-2424. Free. =z8 =cham

Apr 02 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Carlo Guaitoli, Piano. Schubert: 4 Impromptus Op.90 D899; Chopin: Andante spianato e Grande Polonaise Brillante Op.22 in C. Debussy: 4 Préludes from Book II (La Puerta del Vino; Général Lavine -- Eccentric; Ondine; Feux d’artifice); Gulda: Sonatina. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $30; $25(sr); $20(st). =z6 =pian

Apr 02 8:00: University of Guelph College of Arts. Jazz Ensemble. Ted Warren, conductor. Manhattan's Pizza Bistro and Music Club, 951 Gordon St., Guelph. 519-824-4120 x52991. $2 cover charge. =z6 =jazz

Apr 02 8:00: University of Waterloo Department of Music. Balinese Gamelan Ensemble. Maisie Sum, conductor. Maureen Forrester Recital Hall, Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Ave. W., Waterloo. 519-885-0220 x24226. Free. =z6 =worl =othr

Apr 03 7:30: Grand Philharmonic Choir. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. Rufus Muller (Evangelist); Tyler Duncan (Christus); Agnes Zsigovics, soprano; Laura Pudwell, mezzo; Isaiah Bell, tenor; Justin Welsh, bass; Mark Vuorinen, conductor. Guests: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Centre in the Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener. 519-578-1570 or 1-800-265-8977. $20 and up; discounts for sr/st/under 30. =z6 =chor =orch =relg =voic

Apr 03 8:00: Church of the Guardian Angels. Sung Tenebrae Service. Choral works by Guimont, Hurd, Pitoni, Purcell, Schaffer and others. Jeffrey Moellman, conductor. 115 West St. N., Orillia. 705-326-2849, x123. Free. =z7 =chor =relg

Apr 04 7:30: Bravo Niagara! in partnership with The St. Catharines Performing Arts Centre. Valentina Lisitsa in Recital. Works by Chopin, Beethoven, Liszt. Valentina Lisitsa, piano. Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550 x3257. $57; $20(st); $5(eyeGO). =z5 =pian

Apr 07 12:00_noon: Brock University Department of Music. Music@Noon: Recital. Music Ed Plus Students. Concordia Seminary Chapel, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550x3817. Free. =z5 =

Apr 08 2:30: Barrie Concerts. Seniors Serenade: Pamela Cioroch, Piano. Cioroch: Georgian Bay Suite; and works by Chopin, Beethoven and Ostiguy. Grace United Church, 350 Grove St. E., Barrie. 705-726-1181. Free. 3:30: refreshments, $5. =z7 =pian

Apr 08 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. The Four Elements: Earth, Air, Fire and Water. Brahms: Sonata No.2 in e Op.99; Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits; Respighi: Adagio con Variazione; Schedrin: In the Style of Albeniz; Saint-Saëns: The Swan; and other works. Paul Marleyn, cello; Mauro Bertoli, piano. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $30; $25(sr); $20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =pian

Apr 10 8:00: Jeffery Concerts. Ying Quartet. Wolf Performance Hall, 251 Dundas St., London. 519-672-8800. $35; $30(sr); $15(st). =z6 =cham

Apr 10 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Mercer-Oh Trio. Haydn: trio TBA; Smetana: Trio Op.15 in g; Lesage: Le projet Mozart. Akemi Mercer, violin; Rachel Mercer, cello; Gregory Oh, piano. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35; $30(sr); $20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =pian

Apr 11 7:30: Barrie Concerts. Sinfonia Toronto. Works by Mozart, Wieniawski, Ravel and Tchaikovsky. Nurhan Arman, conductor; Elisso Gogibedashwili, violin. Hi-Way Pentecostal Church, 50 Anne St. N., Barrie. 705-726-1181. $85; free with next season’s Barrie Concerts subscription. =z7 =orch =othr

Apr 11 7:30: Guelph Chamber Choir/Dancetheatre David Earle. Sacred Dance. Mozart: Requiem; Allegri: Miserere; Pergolesi: Stabat; Mater Dolorosa from Stabat Mater; Esenvalds: In paradisum. Musica Viva Orchestra on period instruments; Dancetheatre David Earle; Gerald Neufeld, conductor. River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich St., Guelph. 519-763-3000. $30/$25(4 or more); $10(st); $5(eyeGO). =z6 =chor =earl =orch =voic =danc

Apr 12 2:30: Kingston Symphony. Shostakovich & Schubert. Beethoven: Overture to Coriolan; Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No.1; Schubert: Symphony No.9. Denise Djokic, cello; Glen Fast, conductor. The Isabel, 390 King Street W., Kingston. 613-530-2050. $20-$50; $20-$45(sr); $15-$25(st); $10(child). =z8 =orch =othr

Apr 12 2:30: Niagara Symphony Orchestra. ‘Next’ Gen III – Beethoven Lives Upstairs. Bradley Thachuk, conductor. Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-687-4993. $13.50-$29.50. =z5 =must =orch

Apr 15 12:00_noon: Music at St. Andrews. John Paul Farahat, Organ. St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (Barrie), 47 Owen St., Barrie. 705-726-1181. $5; free(st). =z7 =orgn

Apr 15 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Penderecki String Quartet. Čurčin: "Unorthodox Obsession" for Piano Trio; Pepa: Quartet No.1 "Nekuia"; Palej: Quartet No.1 "De Profundis;" Drakulić: Piano Quintet (premiere). Erika Crinó, piano. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35; $30(sr); $20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =pian

Apr 17 8:00: Organix Concerts/St. George’s Cathedral. Jens Korndoerfer, Organ. St. George's Cathedral (Kingston), 270 King St. E., Kingston. 416-769-3893 or 1-877-769-5224. $25; $20(sr); $15(st); free(18 and under). Ticket orders in advance recommended. =z8 =orgn

Apr 18 10:00am: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Kinderconcert Series: Toot, Bang, Swish! Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts, 36 King St. W., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717. $13; $11(child). Also 11:00am; Mar 21 (10:30am, Waterloo Region Museum), Apr 25 (10.30 am, Elmira). =z6 =kids =orch

Apr 18 11:00am: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Kinderconcert Series: Toot, Bang, Swish! Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts, 36 King St. W., Kitchener. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717. $13; $11(child). Also 10:00am; Mar 21 (10:30am, Waterloo Region Museum), Apr 25 (10.30 am, Elmira). =z6 =kids =orch

Apr 18 8:00: Folk Under the Clock. Men at Words Once Only Tour. James Keelaghan (Canada); Archie Fisher (Scotland); Jez Lowe (England). Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte St., Peterborough. 705-749-1146 and 705-742-9425. $35; $25(st). All tickets are reserved seating. =z8 =folk

Apr 19 2:00: Chamber Music Hamilton. Lafayette Quartet. Haydn: Violin Quintet in C; Coulthard: String Quartet No.2 "Threnody"; Beethoven: Quartet No.15 Op.132. Art Gallery of Hamilton, 123 King St. W., Hamilton. 905-525-7429. $30; $27(sr); $10(st). =z5 =cham =othr

Apr 19 2:30: Duet Club of Hamilton. 126th Anniversary Choral Concert. Renaissance to recent Canadian compositions; Peterson: Hymn to Freedom. Duet Club Chorus; guests: Rosewood Consort; Treble Makers of Hillfield-Strathallan Jr. School; Stéphane Potvin, conductor. Melrose United Church, 86 Homewood Ave., Hamilton. 905-304-8945. $18;$15(sr); free(12 and under). =z5 =chor =earl =voic

Apr 19 3:00: Wellington Winds. Concerto for Wind Ensemble. Works by Dukas, Barber, Debussy, Saucedo, Revueltas and others. Daniel Warren, conductor. Grandview Baptist Church, 250 Old Chicopee Dr., Kitchener. 519-669-1327. $20; $15(sr); free(st). Also Apr 26 (Knox Presbyterian, Waterloo). =z6 =cham =othr

Apr 19 5:00: St. George's Cathedral (Kingston). Choral Evensong Commemorating St. George. Works by Washburn, Sumsion and Oxley. Cathedral Evensong Choir. 270 King St. E., Kingston. 613-548-4617. Free will offering. =z8 =chor =relg =voic

Apr 19 7:30: Acoustic Muse Concerts. Men at Words. James Keelaghan, Archie Fisher and Jez Lowe, singer/songwriters. Aeolian Hall, 795 Dundas St. E., London. 519-672-7950 or 519-319-5847. $30/$25(adv). 6:30: doors open. =z6 =voic =othr

Apr 19 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Music Beyond the Chamber. Bach: Goldberg Variations (transcr. Sitkovetsky). Jessica Tong, violin; Rose Wollman, viola; Kirsten Jermé, cello. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35; $30(sr); $20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =pian

Apr 24 7:30: Bravo Niagara! Festival of the Arts. Spring into Music @ Stratus. Julia Bullock, soprano; Renate Rohlfing, piano. Stratus Vineyards, 2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake. 289-868-9177. $49. Stratus wine tasting included in ticket price. =z5 =voic =pian

Apr 24 7:30: SweetWater Music Festival. The Don E. Johnson Brass Ensemble. Works by Howard Cable, Gerald Bales, Richard Strauss, Paul Dukas and Edward Elgar. Grey and Bruce County brass musicians; DonnJohnson, conductor. Georgian Shores United Church, 997 4th Ave. E., Owen Sound. 519-371-2833. $20;$5(st). =z7 =cham =othr

Apr 25 10:30am: Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony. Kinderconcert Series: Toot, Bang, Swish! Woolwich Memorial Centre, 24 Snyder St. S., Elmira. 519-745-4711 or 1-888-745-4717. $13; $11(child). Also Mar 21 (10:30am, Waterloo Region Museum, Kitchener), Apr 18 (10 & 11am, Conrad Centre, Kitchener). =z6 =kids =orch

Apr 25 2:00: Bravo Niagara! Festival of the Arts. Spring into Music @ Stratus. Mari Kodama, Karin Kei Nagano, piano. Stratus Vineyards, 2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake. 289-868-9177. $49. =z5 =pian

Apr 25 2:30: Kingston Symphony. Howard Cable's Big Band. Grand Theatre, 218 Princess St., Kingston. 613-530-2050. $20-$50; $20-$45(sr); $15-$25(st); $10(child). =z8 =band =orch

Apr 25 7:30: Brock University Department of Music. Viva Voce Choral Series: How Sweet and Fair. Dvořák: Songs of Nature, and other works. Avanti Chamber Singers; Harris Loewen, conductor. St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 31 Queenston St., St. Catharines. 905-688-5550x3817. $25; $20(sr/st); $5(eyeGO). =z5 =chor

Apr 25 7:30: Niagara Symphony Orchestra. POPS! IV – “The Very Model” . . . of Gilbert and Sullivan! Bradley Thachuk, conductor. Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-687-4993. $13.50-$59.50. =z5 =must =orch

Apr 25 7:30: SweetWater Music Festival. Brass Concert. TBA. Georgian Shores United Church, 997 4th Ave. E., Owen Sound. 519-371-2833. $30;$10(st). As of this writing, True North Brass is scheduled to perform. Due to the recent death of French horn player Joan Watson, revisions to this program may be forthcoming. =z7 =band

Apr 25 8:00: Bravo Niagara! Festival of the Arts. Spring into Music @ Stratus. Jazz trumpeter Jumaane Smith. Stratus Vineyards, 2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake. 289-868-9177. $69. Ticket price includes Stratus wine tasting. =z5 =jazz =othr

Apr 25 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Eric Himy, Piano. Rachmaninov: 3 Preludes; Scriabin: Poème in F-sharp; Feuillet Op.45; Sonata No.5 Op.53; Chopin: Etude Op.25/6; Fantaisie-Impromptu; Ballade in f; Albeniz: from Suite Espanola; De Falla: from El Amor Brujo. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35;$30(sr);$20(st). =z6 =pian

Apr 26 2:30: Georgian Music. Canada's Brightest Stars. Works by Beethoven, Schumann & Faure. Angela Park, piano; Sharon Wei, viola; Elissa Lee, violin; Rachel Mercer, cello. Central United Church, 54 Ross St., Barrie. 705-726-1181. $65. =z7 =

Apr 26 2:30: Niagara Symphony Orchestra. POPS! IV – “The Very Model” . . . of Gilbert and Sullivan! Bradley Thachuk, conductor. Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Centre for the Arts, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines. 905-687-4993. $13.50-$59.50. =z5 =must =orch

Apr 26 3:00: Wellington Winds. Concerto for Wind Ensemble. Works by Dukas, Barber, Debussy, Saucedo, Revueltas and others. Daniel Warren, conductor. Knox Presbyterian Church, 50 Erb St. W., Waterloo. 519-669-1327. $20; $15(sr); free(st). Also Apr 19 (Grandview Baptist, Kitchener). =z6 =cham =othr

Apr 26 7:30: The Cuckoo’s Nest Folk Club. Kitty Donohoe. Irish America singer-songwriter. Chaucer's Pub, 122 Carling St., London. 519-473-2099. $18/$15(adv). =z6 =folk =othr =voic =worl

Apr 28 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Toronto Serenade String Quartet. De Elias: Quartet No.2; Campa: 3 Miniatures for String Quartet; Villa-Lobos: Quartet No.5. Arkady Yanivker and Calvin Tsang, violins; Rory McLeod, viola; Andrew Ascenzo, cello. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35;$30(sr);$20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =worl

Apr 30 7:30: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. What Next Festival: Discover the Unusual. Saariaho: Terrestre; Andrew McDonald: Elektra of Atreus; works by James Rolfe and Toy Piano Composers (Elisha Denburg, Monica Pearce, Christopher Thornborrow). William Rowson, conductor; Leslie Newman, flute; Erica Goodman, harp. Christ's Church Cathedral, 252 James St. N., Hamilton. 905-526-7756. PWYC. =z5 =newm =orch =othr

May 01 7:30: Kawartha Concerts. Bravo: Piano Caméléons - Two Pianos, Classical Music/Jazz Colours. Matt Herskowitz and John Roney, pianos. Trinity United Church (Peterborough), 360 Reid St., Peterborough. 705-878-5625. $40/$35(adv); $5(st). Also May 2 (Lindsay). =z8 =jazz =othr =pian

May 01 7:30: Oxford Winds Community Concert Band. Celebrating Heroes. Knox Presbyterian Church (Woodstock), 59 Riddell St., Woodstock. 519-537-2962. $12/$10(adv). =z6 =band

May 02 7:30: Barrie Concerts. Pianofest. Four outstanding solo pianists on the 9 foot Shigeru Kawai concert grand piano. Hi-Way Pentecostal Church, 50 Anne St. N., Barrie. 705-726-1181. $15; $5(st); free with 2015-16 Barrie Concerts or Georgian Music subscriptions. =z7 =pian

May 02 7:30: Cellar Singers. Gilbert and Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance. Blair Bailey, piano; Mitchell Pady, conductor. St. Paul's United Church (Orillia), 62 Peter St. N., Orillia. 705-817-7664. $30; $15(st). =z7 =must =pian =voic =chor

May 02 7:30: Chorus Niagara. Rhythm and Light: Choral Delights with a Twist. Miškinis: Light Mass; and other works. Chorus Niagara Children's Choir; John Sherwood Jazz Trio; TiannaH. Calvary Church, 89 Scott St., St. Catharines. 1-866-617-3257 or 905-688-5550 x3257. $35; $33(sr); $15 (st); $25(under 30). 6:45: pre-concert chat. =z5 =chor =jazz =othr

May 02 7:30: Dufferin Concert Singers and The New Tecumseth Singers. “We Believe in Springtime”. John Wervers, conductor. Covenant Alliance Church, 3 Zina St., Orangeville. 519-925-6149. $15; free(under 16). =z7 =chor

May 02 7:30: Haliburton Concert Series. Gryphon Trio. Annalee Patipatanakoon, violin; Roman Borys, cello; Jamie Parker, piano. Haliburton Highlands Secondary School, 5358 County Rd. 21, Haliburton. 705-457-3272. $60 for 3-concert series. =z8 =chamCity has "Haliburton, On" which should be "Haliburton, ON". Item should be changed in Ludwig's database of cities. JS

May 02 7:30: Kawartha Concerts. Ovation: Piano Caméléons - Two Pianos, Classical Music/Jazz Colours. Matt Herskowitz and John Roney, pianos. Glenn Crombie Theatre, Fleming College, 200 Albert Street S., Lindsay. 705-878-5625. $40/$35(adv); $5(st). Also May 1 (Peterborough). =z8 =jazz =othr =pian

May 02 7:30: Serenata Choir. In Concert. Gary Heard, conductor. Guest: Allan Pulker, flute. St. Paul's United Church (Midland), 308 King St., Midland. 705-526-6800. $20; $15(st). =z7 =chor =othr

May 02 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Sofya Gulyak, Piano. Wagner-Liszt: Pilgrims' Chorus; Liebestod (Isolde's Death from Tristan und Isolde); Liszt: Chasse-neige; J. Coulthard: Sonata No.2; Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $30; $25(sr); $20(st). =z6 =pian

May 03 3:00: New Tecumseth Singers and The Dufferin Concert Singers. “We Believe in Springtime”. John Wervers, conductor. Knox Presbyterian Church (Alliston), 160 King St. S., Alliston. (705) 435-5497. $15; free(under 16). =z7 =chor

May 03 7:30: Brantford Symphony Orchestra. Brahms, Please, in the Key of D. Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.18; Violin Concerto; Symphony No.2. Stephen Sitarski, violin; Philip Sarabura, conductor. Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie St., Brantford. 1-800-265-0710 or 519-758-8090. $30-$40; $20(st). =z6 =orch =othr

May 05 7:30: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. What Next Festival: Alter Egos. World premieres by Christien Ledroit and Abigail Richardson-Schulte; Ho: Sketches of Fanciful Birds; Fung: Glimpses. Stephen Pierre, clarinet; Rob Wolanski, double bass. The Gasworks, 141 Park St. N., Hamilton. 613-583-7140. PWYC. =z5 =newm =orch =othr

May 05 8:00: Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Music Society. Ensemble Made in Canada. Beethoven: Piano Quartet in C WoO 36; Bridge: Fantasy Quartet; Brahms: Piano Quartet No.2 in A. KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young St. W., Waterloo. 519-886-1673. $35; $30(sr); $20(st). =z6 =cham =othr =pian

May 06 12:00_noon: Midday Music with Shigeru. Thomas Torok, Piano. Works by Bach, Mozart, Ravel and Liszt. Hi-Way Pentecostal Church, 50 Anne St. N., Barrie. 705-726-1181. $5; free(st). =z7 =pian

May 07 6:00: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. A Worldwide Journey of Wine and Music. Annual fundraiser and auction. The Hamilton Club, 6 Main St. E., Hamilton. 905-526-7756. . See Section E, Galas and Fundraisers for details. =z5 =cham =orch =othr =worl

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