GTA Listings -November 1 to December 7, 2014

Nov 01 1:00: Necessary Angel Theatre Company. What Makes a Man. A living portrait of Charles Aznavour, the life he lived, observed, and wrote about in his lyrics. Created by Jennifer Tarver; musical arrangements by Justin Ellington. Andrew Penner; Louise Pitre; Saidah Baba Talibah. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $30-$49. Also Oct 5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26, 28-31, Nov 1(eve), 2. Start times vary. =z1c =jazz =must =voic =worl

Nov 01 2:00: Cantabile Chorale of York Region. Over There. Songs, solos, & readings in remembrance of WWI and WWII. Audience participation. Robert Richardson, conductor, Lona Richardson, accompanist. St. Matthew's United Church, 333 Crosby Ave., Richmond Hill. 905-731-8318. $20. =z3 =chor =othr

Nov 01 3:00: Neapolitan Connection. Musical Matinées at Montgomery's Inn: Bach to Basics! Rachel Mercer, cello. Montgomery's Inn, 4709 Dundas St. W. 416-231-0006. $15-$37.99. 2:00: Museum tour. Tea, historical tour and cookies included. =z1w =othr =cham

Nov 01 3:30: Toronto Jazz Orchestra/Allison Toffan. Big Band Tap Preview. Classic swing to contemporary big band, pop, hip-hop and tap dancers. Josh Grossman, conductor. The Rex Hotel, 194 Queen St. W. 416-899-5299. By donation. =z1c =danc =jazz

Nov 01 4:30: Beach United Church. Jazz and Reflection: Evensong. Kye Marshall, cello; Don Thompson, piano. 140 Wineva Ave. 416-691-8082. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg =cham

Nov 01 4:30: Opera Atelier. Canadian premiere of Handel's Alcina. Meghan Lindsay (Alcina) and Mireille Asselin (Morgana), sopranos; Wallis Giunta (Bradamante) and Allyson McHardy (Ruggiero), mezzos; Olivier Laquerre, baritone (Melisso); Krešimir Špicer, tenor (Oronte); Marshall Pynkoski, director; Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg, choreography; Artists of Atelier Ballet; Tafelmusik (David Fallis, conductor). Elgin Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 1-855-622-2787. $38-$181. =z1c =danc =must =oper

Nov 01 7:30: Canadian Opera Company. Falstaff. Verdi. Lauren Segal, soprano (Meg Page); Simone Osborne, soprano (Nanetta); Marie-Nicole Lemieux, mezzo (Mistress Quickly); Frédéric Antoun, tenor (Fenton); Gerald Finley, baritone (Falstaff); Russell Braun, baritone (Ford); COC Orchestra and Chorus; Johannes Debus, conductor. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $12-$339; $22(under 30). =z1c =must =oper

Nov 01 7:30: Gallery 345. Britten, Tippett, Greenwood: Angles in War and Peace. Britten: Four Sea Interludes for Brass Quintet and Two Percussionists; Tippett: Kaleidoscopic Oratorio "A Child Of Our Time"; Michael Brooker: Musica Reflecta; and other works. Kliment Krylovskiy, clarinet; Vanessa Mollard, violin; Riko Higuma, piano. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). CANCELLED. =z1w =cham =pian =voic

Nov 01 7:30: Performance in the Round. Benefit Concert. Works by Estelle, Southam, and Marshall. Janet Catherine Dea, soprano; Kye Marshall, cello; Dora Krizmanic and Ruth Kazdan, piano. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. $25. In Support of Nazareth House Transitional Home for Women. =z1c =pian =voic =othr

Nov 01 7:30: St. John's United Church. Michael Ciufo, Canadian Tenor. Joshua Tamayo, piano. 2 Nobert Rd. 416-491-1224. $25. =z1e =oper =pian =voic

Nov 01 7:30: Toronto International Piano Competition. Final round:  Three competitors. Concerti with the Toronto Concert Orchestra; Kerry Stratton, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $30 & $40. =z1c =pian

Nov 01 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Memory and Presence of Rumi: Mystic Music of Iran. Ostad Saeed Farajpoori, kamancheh; Amir Koushkani, tar; Siavash Kaveh, daf; Araz Nayeb Pashayee, tombak; Farzad AJ, Sama dance. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$60. =z1c =danc =worl

Nov 01 8:00: Arraymusic. Array Session #28. Arraymusic artistic director Rick Sack leads an evening of improvisation. Toronto and out-of-town improvisers. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm =othr =impr

Nov 01 8:00: Necessary Angel Theatre Company. What Makes a Man. A living portrait of Charles Aznavour, the life he lived, observed, and wrote about in his lyrics. Created by Jennifer Tarver; musical arrangements by Justin Ellington. Andrew Penner; Louise Pitre; Saidah Baba Talibah. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $30-$49. Also Oct 5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26, 28-31, Nov 1(mat), 2. Start times vary. =z1c =jazz =must =voic =worl

Nov 01 8:00: North York Concert Orchestra. Rule Britannia! Works by Lavallé, Elgar, Holst, Vaughan Williams, Parry and others. David Bowser, conductor. Yorkminster Citadel, 1 Lord Seaton Rd., North York. 416-628-9195. $25; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1n =orch

Nov 01 8:00: Oakville Symphony. Romance or Rachmaninoff. Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain; Smetana: Die Moldau; Ravel: Pavane; Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.2. Alexei Gulenco, piano; Roberto De Clara, conductor. Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905-815-2021. $51; $46(sr); $26(st). =z2 =orch =pian

Nov 01 8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra. Scarborough: Not As Scary As It Sounds! Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre Op.40, Dukas: Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette; and other works. Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel, 2021 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-429-0007. $30; $25(sr); $15(st); $10(under 10). Costumes encouraged. =z1 =orch

Nov 01 8:00: TorQ Percussion Quartet. TorQ Turns 10. A milestone celebration of TorQ's first decade together, featuring favourites from their repertoire. Works by Cage, Hatzis, Wijeratne, Morphy and others. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-788-8272. PWYC. Reception to follow. =z1c =cham =newm =othr

Nov 01 8:30: Soulpepper. Weekly Cabaret Series: Wild Women (Don’t Get The Blues). Exploring Etta James, Edith Piaf, Ida Cox, Janis Joplin, Sylvia Plath. Lorraine Segato, Lyne Tremblay, Miku Graham, Stacie McGregor, Colleen Allen, performers. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $20,$15(st). =z1c =must =voic

Nov 02 1:00: Necessary Angel Theatre Company. What Makes a Man. A living portrait of Charles Aznavour, the life he lived, observed, and wrote about in his lyrics. Created by Jennifer Tarver; musical arrangements by Justin Ellington. Andrew Penner; Louise Pitre; Saidah Baba Talibah. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $30-$49. Also Oct 5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26, 28-31, Nov 1. Start times vary. =z1c =jazz =must =voic =worl

Nov 02 1:15: Mooredale Concerts. Music and Truffles: New Orford String Quartet. Interactive performance for young audiences. Guest: Teng Li, viola. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 x103. $13(includes a chocolate truffle at conclusion). =z1c =cham =kids

Nov 02 1:30: Kingston Road Village Concert Series. Beaches Reads: An Equal Music. Readings from Vikram Seth; works by Haydn, Beethoven, J.S. Bach and others. Toronto Symphony Orchestra String Quartet; Tom Allen, host. Kingston Road United Church, 975 Kingston Rd. 416-699-6091. $20; $10(st); free(under13). =z1c =cham =newm =othr

Nov 02 2:00: Oakville Symphony. Romance or Rachmaninoff. Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain; Smetana: Die Moldau; Ravel: Pavane; Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.2. Alexei Gulenco, piano; Roberto De Clara, conductor. Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905-815-2021. $51; $46(sr); $26(st). =z2 =orch =pian

Nov 02 2:00: Pocket Concerts. Evening in the Afternoon. Ravel: La Valse; Prokofiev: Violin Sonata (selections); Bach: Cello Suite No.1 (selections); Bloch: 3 Nocturnes; Haydn: Piano Trio No.39 "The Gypsy". Yehonatan Berick, violin; Rachel Mercer, cello; Emily Rho, piano. Home of Rowley Mossop and Don Melady, 505 Palmerston Blvd. 647-896-8295. $40; $25(under 35); $12(child). Reception following. =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 02 2:00: Royal Conservatory/Toronto Harp Society. Mazzoleni Masters: Alice Giles. J.S. Bach: Lute Suite in e BWV996; Saint-Saëns: Fantaisie for Harp in a Op.95; Whitehead: Toccata; Salzedo: Ballade for Harp Op.28. Alice Giles, harp. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =cham =othr

Nov 02 2:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre. La Gran Via. Chueca. Margie Bernal; Fabian Arciniegas; Pablo Benitez; Diego Catala; José Hernández, music director and piano. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $46-$63. =z1c =must =oper

Nov 02 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. Trillium Brass Quintet. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $26; $20(sr); $10(st). =z3 =cham =othr

Nov 02 3:00: Musideum. Don Naduriak's Jambanda - "Party Music". Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =worl

Nov 02 3:00: Symphony on the Bay. Enigma. Brahms: Double concerto for violin and cello; Ridout: Fall Fair; Elgar: Enigma Variations. Tom Mueller, cello; Corey Gemmell, violin. Burlington Performing Arts Centre, 440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-681-6000. $18–$31. =z2 =orch =othr

Nov 02 3:00: Toronto Chamber Choir. Air, Fire, Earth & Water: The Renaissance Sense of Humour(s). Selection of polyphonic madrigals, chansons and part songs from the age of polyphony. Artistic director: Lucas Harris; guest: R.H. Thomson, reader. Church of the Redeemer, 162 Bloor St. W. 416-763-1695. $30; $25(sr); $12.50(under 30). Coffee, tea and home baking follow. =z1c =chor =earl

Nov 02 3:00: Toronto Children’s Chorus Main Choir. Sounds A-Splendid. Guests: Christopher Dawes, organ; Stan Klebanoff, trumpet; Carole Anderson and Matthew Otto, conductors. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 416-932-8666 x231. $15-$30. In support of the Tour Fund for the Chamber Choir’s June visit to Russia and the Baltics. Door prizes, silent auction and ​reception. =z1c =chor =kids =worl =orgn =othr

Nov 02 3:00: Ukrainian Art Song Project. Galicians I: Four Composers from the Western Province of Ukraine. Works by Barvinsky, Liudkevych, Sichynsky and Turkewich. Monica Whicher, soprano; Krisztina Szabó, mezzo; Russell Braun, baritone; Pavlo Hunka, bass-baritone; Marie Bérard, violin; Albert Krywolt, piano. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $40-$80. =z1c =cham =voic

Nov 02 3:15: Mooredale Concerts. New Orford String Quartet. Ravel: String Quartet in F; Brady: Journal: String Quartet No.2 (Toronto premiere); Mozart: String Quintet No.4 in g K516. Guest: Teng Li, viola. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 x103. $30; $20(under 30). =z1c =cham

Nov 02 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 02 4:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Warlock's Capriol Suite. Andrew Adair, organ. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 02 4:00: St. Olave's Anglican Church. Choral Evensong for All Saints and All Souls. Classical, contemporary and popular flute pieces. City Flutes, Lana Chou Hoyt, director. 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-5686. Free will offering. Evensong at 4:00; concert at 5:00. =z1w =cham =relg

Nov 02 4:00: St. Philip's Anglican Church. Mariachi Vespers: Jorge Lopez & Mexico Amigo Mariachi Band. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewill offering. =z1w =relg =worl

Nov 02 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers. Amanda Tosoff Quartet. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211x22. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg

Nov 02 8:00: Musideum. Sandra Mogensen - The Book of Sounds. Otte: Das Buch der Klänge. Sandra Mogensen, piano. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =pian =newm

Nov 03 8:30: Hugh's Room. Alex Pangman & Her Alleycats CD Release: "New". Alex Pangman & Her Alleycats celebrate the release of their new album, featuring special guests from New Orleans. Peter Hill (piano), Brigham Phillips (trumpet), Chris Banks (double bass), Glenn Anderson (drums). 2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. $22.50(adv)/$25(door). =z1w =jazz

Nov 04 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company/Jeunesses Musicales du Canada. Chamber Music Series: White Night in Russia. Marina Thibeault, viola; Michel-Alexandre Broekaert, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 04 12:00_noon: Jeunesses Musicales Ontario. Emerging Artists Concerts on Tour: White Night in Russia. Marina Thibeault, viola; Michel-Alexandre Broekaert, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. Also Nov 7 (eve, Prescott). =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 04 12:00_noon: Nine Sparrows/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Rising Stars Recital. Students from Glenn Gould School. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 04 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ; Emma Culpeper and Emily Wall, sopranos. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn =voic

Nov 04 7:30: Royal Conservatory. Mazzoleni Masters: Musicians from Marlboro. Haydn: Piano Trio in e-flat; Britten: String Quartet No.3 Op.94; Fauré: Piano Quartet No.2 in g Op.45. Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin; Danbi Um, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Gabriel Cabezas, cello; Angela Park, cello; Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Nov 04 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall. Agnes Obel. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-872-4255. $29.50-$39.50. =z1c =folk =pian

Nov 04 8:00: Musideum. Christa Couture & Hillary Grist, singer/songwriters. Folk, pop, jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =folk =jazz =othr =worl

Nov 05 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Noonday organ recitals. William Maddox, organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 05 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. World Music Series: Walk to the Sea. Ensemble of jazz and world musicians explore cross-cultural commonalities from their shared Arabic, Roma, Sephardic and North African roots. David Buchbinder, trumpet and composer; Hilario Durán, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =folk =jazz =pian =worl

Nov 05 7:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. John R. Stratton Visitor in Music: Student Vocalists with Catherine Wyn-Rogers. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =oper =voic

Nov 05 7:30: Ozere. Ozere plays an evening of chamber folk. Jessica Deutsch, violin; Lydia Munchinsky, cello; Adrian Gross, mandolin; Bret Higgins, bass; Emily Rockarts, vocals. Charlotte Hale Gallery, 588 Markham St. 647-527-4253. $15. =z1c =cham =folk =voic =othr

Nov 05 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall. Agnes Obel. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-872-4255. $29.50-$39.50. =z1c =folk =pian

Nov 05 8:00: Royal Conservatory/Small World Music. World Music: Ana Moura. Portuguese fado music. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$80. =z1c =voic =worl

Nov 06 12:00_noon: Adam Sherkin, piano. In Concert. Rachmaninoff: Preludes Op.32 Nos.8-13; Sherkin: Preludes of Adlivun. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 06 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Piano Virtuoso Series: 1914–1918: Lest We Forget…. Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. Works by Rachmaninov, Medtner, Hindemith, Scriabin, Fauré and Ravel. Maxim Bernard, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 06 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Opera Spotlight. A preview of the Opera Division’s production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =oper

Nov 06 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met. Matthew Whitfield, organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 06 12:30: York University Department of Music. Faculty Spotlight Series. Complete Mozart Violin Sonatas(selections). Jacques Israelievitch, violin; Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Also Nov 27. =z1 =cham =pian =othr =stri

Nov 06 1:00: Encore Symphonic Concert Band. In Concert. Classics and jazz. John Edward Liddle, conductor. Encore Hall, Wilmar Heights Centre, 963 Pharmacy Ave., Scarborough. 416-346-3910. $10. Includes coffee and snack. =z1 =band =jazz

Nov 06 3:00: Neapolitan Connection. Maxim Bernard, Piano. Arts and Letters Club, 14 Elm St. 416-231-0006. $12.50-$30. =z1c =pian

Nov 06 6:30: York University Department of Music. Faculty Spotlight Series. Complete Mozart Violin Sonatas (selections). Jacques Israelievitch, violin; and Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). Also Oct 24. =z1 =cham =pian

Nov 06 7:30: Opera York. Lucia di Lammermoor. Donizetti. Allison Arends, soprano (Lucia); Gary Relyea, bass (Raimondo Bidebent); Guiseppe Macina, stage director; Sabatino Vacca, conductor. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $40–$50; $25(st). Also Nov 8. =z3 =oper

Nov 06 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. U of T 12TET. Ralph Alessi, trumpet; Terry Promane, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $20; $10(st). =z1c =jazz =othr

Nov 06 8:00: Musideum. Bill Gilliam. Experimental. Bill Gilliam, composer/pianist. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1c =newm =othr =impr =pian

Nov 06 8:00: Thin Edge Music Collective. Cuatro Esquinas (Four Corners). Collaborative concert project and cultural exchange. Guest artist: Laura Ventemiglia, piano. Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; /$15(Sr/st/arts worker). =z1w =newm =pian =othr

Nov 07 12:10: Music at St. Andrew's. Noontime Recital: Adam Zukiewicz, Piano. St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 07 12:10: Toronto Reference Library. Accordion Duo: Sébastien Bertrand & Alain Pennec. Diatonic accordions, music for dancing groups and traditional Breton music. 789 Yonge St., Toronto, On. 416-393-7131. Free. =z1c =folk =othr =worl

Nov 07 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Nov 14, Nov 21, Nov 28. =z1c =pian

Nov 07 7:30: Brott Music Festival. We Will Rock You! The Music of Queen. Concert and Craft Beer Tasting. Bohemian Rhapsody; Another One Bites the Dust; Under Pressure. Jeans ‘n Classics Revival Band; National Academy Orchestra. Burlington Performing Arts Centre, 440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-525-7664. $38. Ticket includes a free  beer tasting beginning at 6 pm. =z2 =jazz =orch =othr

Nov 07 7:30: Ontario Christian Music Assembly. Christian Festival Concert 2014. Liselotte Rokyta, panflute; Andre Knevel, organ; OCMA Vocal Quartet; Leendert Kooij, conductor and musical director. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. $25-$50. =z1c =cham =chor =orgn

Nov 07 7:30: Opera by Request. Tsu-Ching Yu, soprano: Love Enterlasting. Works by C. Schumann, Chaminade, Eric Whitacre, Tchaikovsky and others. William Shookhoff, piano. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-832-7891. $20. =z1c =oper =voic

Nov 07 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Paradoxical by Nature. Blend of musical and theatrical performances with humour and pathos. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =must

Nov 07 8:00: Alliance Française de Toronto. Reconnect: 20th-Century European Composers Discover African-American Music. Diane Roblin, composer/piano; Jeff King, saxophone; Russ Boswell, bass; Roger Travassos, drums; Howard Spring, guitar. 24 Spadina Rd. 416-537-4191. $10–$20. =z1c =othr =pian =worl

Nov 07 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. The Poem/The Song. Music inspired by the poem and poetry in musical settings. Works by Liszt/Petrarch, T.S.Eliot/Lloyd Webber; Whitman/Crumb, Cohen and others. Reader: Margaret Atwood; singers: Thom Allison, Gregory Hoskins, Carla Huhtanen; musicians: Andrew Burashko, piano; Barry Shiffman, violin; Andrew Downing, bass; John Johnson, saxophone; Rachel Mercer, cello; Rob Piltch, guitar. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-973-4000. $25-$59. Also November 8. =z1c =cham =newm =voic =othr =pian

Nov 07 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. Leisa Way in Rhinestone Cowgirl: A Tribute to Dolly Parton. 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. $38/$32(adv). =z3 =voic

Nov 07 8:00: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. "Swingin' to the Future" Tribute to the Big Band Era. Guests: Toronto All-Star Big Band; John Edward Liddle, conductor. Etobicoke Collegiate Auditorium, 86 Montgomery Rd., Etobicoke. 416-410-1570. $15; $5(st); free(child). =z1w =band

Nov 07 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano: Mark Pierre Toth. rEVOLUTION from Pathetique to Hammerklavier - Ludwig! What have you done? 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; /$10(st). =z1w =pian

Nov 07 8:00: Group of 27. World to World. Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks; Downing: Nottawasaga; Copland: Appalachian Spring. Eric Paetkau, conductor. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-735-3662. PWYC. =z1c =orch

Nov 07 8:00: Music Gallery/Toronto Creative Improvisers Festival. Rub Out The Word: A William S. Burroughs Centennial Event. Extended multi-media work, featuring an actor, 11-piece orchestra, electroacoustic sound and visual projections. Glen Hall, saxophones, flute, Kyma X, electroacoustic sound. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $20/$15(adv); $10(member). =z1c =jazz =newm =othr =impr =must

Nov 07 8:00: Musideum. Emily Coulston, singer/songwriter. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1c =newm =othr =voic

Nov 07 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Music Mix: An Evening with Bruce Cockburn. Blend of folk, blues, jazz, and rock. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $40-$90. =z1c =folk =jazz =voic

Nov 07 8:00: Toronto Consort. Paris Confidential. Music, words and images of 16th-century Paris. Music by Jannequin, Sermisy, Chardavoine and LeJeune. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $21-$54. Also November 8. =z1c =cham =earl =voic

Nov 08 2:00: Kira Braun/Peter Krochak. Recital and CD Release. Rachmaninoff: 5 Romances (in Russian); Ravel: 5 Greek Folksongs (in Greek); Schubert: 5 Lieder; Chopin: 2 Ballades. Kira Braun, soprano; Peter Krochak, piano. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 416-786-3109. $20. =z1c =cham =pian =voic

Nov 08 7:00: Counterpoint Community Orchestra. Celebrating the Life of Paul Willis. Massenet: Méditation from the Life of Thaïs. Emma Vachon-Tweney, violin. St. Luke's United Church, 353 Sherbourne St. Free. 416-902-7532. =z1c =orch =othr

Nov 08 7:00: Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble. Music to Remember. Music from the 30s, 40s, 50s and 60s. Little Peter and the Elegants. Shore Grill and Grotto, 71 Lakeshore Ave. E., Port Credit. 905-274-6131. $25/$20(adv). =z1 =band =jazz

Nov 08 7:00: Monsoon-Music. Sixth Annual Indo-Jazz Fest: Indian Classical Raga. Monsoon Trio; Steve Gorn, bansuri. Guest: Ravi Naimpally, tabla. Small World Music Centre, Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St. 416-530-2787. $20; $10(st). Nov 15: Monsoon CD Release, Glenn Gould Studio. =z1c =jazz =worl

Nov 08 7:00: Vesnivka Choir. Remembrance. Music and poetry of WWI; Lawryshyn: new work. Guests: Toronto Ukrainian Male Chamber Choir; Serhiy Danko and Alex Tyssiak, baritones; Ukrainian Youth Ensembles. Runnymede United Church, 432 Runnymede Rd. 416-246-9880 or 416-763-2197. $25; $20(sr/st). =z1w =chor =voic

Nov 08 7:30: Bloordale United Church. Great American Songbook. Michael Downie, baritone; Sandi Maxwell, jazz vocals; jazz trio accompaniment. 4258 Bloor St. W., Etobicoke. 416-620-5377 or 416-621-1710. $25. 6:45: Doors open. Refreshments. Free parking, handicapped accessible. =z1w =jazz =voic

Nov 08 7:30: Nine Sparrows/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. A Concert of Remembrance with John McDermott. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 08 7:30: Opera York. Lucia di Lammermoor. Donizetti. Allison Arends, soprano (Lucia); Gary Relyea, bass (Raimondo Bidebent); Guiseppe Macina, stage director; Sabatino Vacca, conductor. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $40–$50; $25(st). Also Nov 6. =z3 =oper

Nov 08 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. What Makes It Great?® Series: Vivaldi's Four Seasons. Vivaldi: Four Seasons ("Autumn" & "Winter"). Chee-Yun, violin; Rob Kapilow, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $29–$79. =z1c =orch

Nov 08 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Path to Paradise. Bryar: “Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me;” Allegri: “Miserere;” Earle: dance; and works by Palestrina, Taverner and others. Choir of Schola Cantorum and Theatre of Early Music; Daniel Taylor, conductor. Guests: Coleman, Lemieux & Company, dancers. Trinity College Chapel, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =danc =earl =relg

Nov 08 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Nazar-i Turkwaz. Traditional music from the Middle East, Turkey, Greece and the Balkans. Brenna MacCrimmon, Maryem Tollar, Sophia Grigoriadis and Jayne Brown. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $25-$35. =z1c =folk =worl

Nov 08 8:00: Art of Time Ensemble. The Poem/The Song. Music inspired by the poem and poetry in musical settings. Works by Liszt/Petrarch, T.S.Eliot/Lloyd Webber; Whitman/Crumb, Cohen and others. Reader: Margaret Atwood; singers: Thom Allison, Gregory Hoskins, Carla Huhtanen; musicians: Andrew Burashko, piano; Barry Shiffman, violin; Andrew Downing, bass; John Johnson, saxophone; Rachel Mercer, cello; Rob Piltch, guitar. Harbourfront Centre Theatre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-973-4000. $25-$59. Also November 7. =z1c =cham =newm =voic =othr

Nov 08 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Subscription Concert #1. Beethoven: Triple Concerto in C Op.56; Symphony No.7 in A Op.92. Guest: TrioEstonia (Arvo Leibur, violin; Aare Tammesalu, cello; Norman Reintamm, piano). P.C. Ho Theatre, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-879-5566. $33-$53; $28-$43(sr/st); free(under 12). =z1e =orch

Nov 08 8:00: Gallery 345. Mike Downes, bass and Ted Quinlan, guitar: Mastery. Originals and arrangments of standards. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; /$10(st). =z1w =jazz =othr

Nov 08 8:00: Musideum. Dorothy Stone and Ori Dagan. Classical and jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =oper =voic

Nov 08 8:00: Philip Fournier, Harpsichord. In Concert. Bull: Walsingham; Bach: Partita 4 in D Major; Couperin: Suite 21 in e. Yoga Village, 240 Roncesvalles Ave. 416-907-8084. $20 or PWYC. =z1w =cham =othr =pian

Nov 08 8:00: Royal Conservatory/Batuki Music/Small World Music. World Music: Angélique Kidjo and special guest H’sao. Featuring Afropop, Afrobeat, reggae, gospel, soul, jazz and world fusion. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$85. =z1c =danc =folk =jazz =worl

Nov 08 8:00: Toronto Consort. Paris Confidential. Music, words and images of 16th-century Paris. Music by Jannequin, Sermisy, Chardavoine and LeJeune. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $21-$54. Also November 7. =z1c =cham =earl =voic

Nov 08 8:30: Soulpepper. Weekly Cabaret Series: Five Friends. Featuring Paul Hoffert, Tony Quarrington, Julie Michels, Don Francks. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $20,$15(st). =z1c =must =othr =impr

Nov 08 9:30: GUH. GUH with Dale Morningstar. An eclectic mix of jazz/rock/pop/latin/march/polka/bop/chant/mayhem/what-was-that? The Sister, 1554 Queen Street West. 416-532-2570. PWYC. =z1w =jazz =othr

Nov 09 1:00: Royal Conservatory. Mazzoleni Masters: Frank Morelli and Friends. Works by Schumann, Villa-Lobos, Coulthard, von Weber, Corrette and Beethoven. Susan Hoeppner, flute; Sarah Jeffrey, oboe; Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet; Frank Morelli, bassoon; Gabriel Radford, horn; James Anagnoson, piano; Jeanie Chung, piano. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Nov 09 2:00: The Sound Post. Fall Salon Concert. Matt Haimovitz, cello. 93 Grenville St. 416-971-6990 x244. Free. Limited seating, call to reserve. Reception to follow. =z1c =othr

Nov 09 2:30: Recitals at Rosedale. A Walk on the Dark Side: Myths, Legends and Fairy Tales. Works by Mahler, Debussy, Szymanowski, Weill, Gershwin and others. Leslie Ann Bradley, soprano; Allyson McHardy, mezzo; Geoff Sirett, baritone; Robert Kortgaard and Rachel Andrist, piano; Rachel Andrist, artistic director; Monica Whicher, artistic advisor. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-921-1931. $35; $20(st). =z1c =pian =voic

Nov 09 3:00: Musideum. Don Naduriak: Jambanda. Latin jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. Also Nov 23 and 30. =z1c =jazz =othr

Nov 09 3:00: Royal Conservatory. Invesco Piano Concerts: Jeremy Denk. Janáček: On the Overgrown Path; Schubert: Ländler; Moments musicaux; Grazer Galopp; Mozart: Rondo in a; Schumann: Carnaval. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $30-$65. =z1c =pian

Nov 09 3:00: Uxbridge Chamber Choir. Grant Us Peace: Songs of Remembrance. Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem; In Flanders Fields (arr. Daley/Baker); Barber: Agnus Dei. Trinity United Church (Uxbridge), 20 First Ave., Uxbridge, On. 905-852-2676. $22; $15(sr/st). =z4 =chor =orgn

Nov 09 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ; Emma Culpeper and Emily Wall, sopranos. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn =voic

Nov 09 4:00: St. Philip's Anglican Church. Jazz Vespers: Make Love Songs Not War. Diana Panton Trio with Reg Schwager & Don Thompson. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewill offering. =z1w =jazz =relg

Nov 09 4:00: Vic Chorus. Fall Concert. Purcell: Come, Ye Sons Of Art; Bach: Coffee Cantata. Victoria College Chapel, 91 Charles St. W. Free. 416-585-4521. =z1c =chor

Nov 09 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Coronation of King George II, Vivat Rex. Works by Gibbons, Purcell, Tallis and Handel; trumpet fanfares and drum marches. Choir of Schola Cantorum and Theatre of Early Music; Cristina Zacharias, violin; Daniel Taylor, conductor. Trinity College Chapel, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =orch =othr

Nov 09 8:00: Musideum. Michael Greilsammer, electric violin/singer-songwriter. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =voic =othr

Nov 09 8:00: That Choir. That Choir Remembers. Eleanor Daley: Requiem; works by Whitacre, Mealor, Clausen, Gorecki, and  Runestad. Craig Pike, conductor. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416 460 1783. $25(adult); $15(arts workers & seniors); $5(students). =z1c =chor

Nov 09 8:30: Music Gallery. If Volcanoes Could Sing. Bae Il-Dong, voice; Kim Dong-Won, drums. 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $30/$20(adv); $10(st). 7:00: Pre-show screening of Intangible Asset No.82. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Nov 10 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Classical Instrumental Recital. Student Soloists. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =cham =pian

Nov 10 7:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Monday Evening Concerts: Cecilia String Quartet. Beethoven: String Quartet Op.18 No.1; Webern: Langsamer Satz; Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in g Op.57. Lydia Wong, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). =z1c =pian =cham

Nov 11 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Voice of the Violoncello. Solo cello music from the 17th and 18th centuries. Works by Dall’Abaco, Supriani, Vitali, Gabrielli, Ruvo, Colombi and Galli. Elinor Frey, cello. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =othr

Nov 11 12:00_noon: Nine Sparrows/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music. David Boutin-Bourque, clarinet. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =othr

Nov 11 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: York University Chamber Strings. Jacques Israelievitch, conductor. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =cham =stri

Nov 11 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 11 7:00: Dmitri Levkovich. Piano Recital. Rachmaninov: Sonata No.2 Op.36; Mozart: Sonata in D K576; Stravinsky: Trois Mouvements de Petrouchka; Bach: Italian Concerto; Chopin: 12 Etudes Op.10. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-929-6939. $40; $20(st). Cash only at the door. =z1c =pian

Nov 11 7:30: Orpheus Choir of Toronto. The End of Innocence. Readings, music and images in commemoration of the centenary‎ of the Great War. Bethany Jillard and Mike Shara, narrators. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-420-9660. $35; $30(sr); $15(st). =z1c =chor =othr =voic

Nov 11 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Lu Jia conducts the China NCPA Orchestra with Xiaoyu Liu. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5; Qigang Chen: Wu Xing (Five Elements); Ravel: Piano Concerto in g. Xiaoyu Liu, piano. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$85. =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 12 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. World Music Series: Sub Urban Gypsy. Southern Italian repertoire infused with multicultural flavours of Toronto. Highlights from Comfortably Mine album. Dominic Mancuso, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =folk =worl =othr

Nov 12 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Angus Sinclair, Organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 12 6:00: St. James Cathedral. Cantatas in the Cathedral. Bach: "Nur jedem das Seine" BWV163. Kirsten Fielding, soprano; Scott Belluz, counter-tenor; Rob Kinar, tenor; David Roth, baritone. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. PWYC. =z1c =chor =voic

Nov 12 7:30: Organix Concerts. Season Finale Memorial Concert Honouring Massimo Nosetti. Maxine Thévenot, Eugenio Fagiani, Omar Caputi and Toronto Ecumenical Chorale (Gordon Mansell, conductor). St. Paul's Bloor Street, 227 Bloor St. E. 416-769-3893. $30; $25(sr); $20(st/RCCO, RSCM and AGO (American Guild of Organist) members); free(18 and under). =z1c =chor =orgn

Nov 12 7:30: York University Department of Music. Chamber Choir with Lisette Canton, conductor. Works by Josquin; Monteverdi; Bach; Saint-Saëns; Goodyear. Guests: Floydd Ricketts, conductor; Ted Mulroney, piano. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(st). =z1 =cham =pian =chor

Nov 12 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company. UnCovered: Billy Joel & Elton John. Annual rock and musical theatre hybrid concert. Featuring 
Brent Carver, Jake Epstein, Sara Farb, Kelly Holiff, 
Chilina Kennedy, Jeigh Madjus, Jackie Richardson, Jeffery Straker; Reza Jacobs, music direction, vocal arrangements & orchestrations; Jamie Drake, Justin Gray, Reza Jacobs, Natalie Wong, musicians. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32-$100. Also Nov 13. =z1c =must =othr =voic

Nov 12 8:00: The Oratory. Oratorium Saeculare. Responsories from the Office for the Dead. Works by Victoria, Lassus, Palestrina and Gregorian Chant. Richard Whittall, countertenor; Paul Ziade, tenor; Jamie Tuttle, tenor; Sean Nix, bass; The Oratory Chant Schola. The Oratory, Holy Family Church, 1372 King St. W. 416-532-2879. Free. =z1c =chor =relg =voic

Nov 12 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks: Beethoven & The Inextinguishable. Mozart: Marriage of Figaro (Overture) K.492; Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.4; Nielsen: Symphony No.4 “The Inextinguishable”. Jan Lisiecki, piano; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$145. Intermission Chats in the Lobby. Also Nov 13(mat). =z1c =orch =pianplease fix period after “The Inextinguishable.”  RA

Nov 12 8:30: Village Concert Series. Isabel and the Uncommons. Hearts and Arrows CD release. Hugh's Room, 2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. $20/$18(adv). 6:00: Doors open. Dinner reservations guarantee seating. =z1w =othr

Nov 13 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met: Andrew Adair, organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 13 1:30: Women's Musical Club of Toronto. Dover Quartet. Works by Haydn, Saariaho, and Beethoven. Joel Link and Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, cello. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-923-7052. $45. =z1c =cham

Nov 13 2:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Matinee Masterworks: Beethoven & The Inextinguishable. Mozart: Marriage of Figaro (Overture) K.492; Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.4; Nielsen: Symphony No.4 “The Inextinguishable”. Jan Lisiecki, piano; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $29–$89. Intermission Chats in the Lobby. Also Nov 12(eve). =z1c =orch =pianplease fix period after “The Inextinguishable.”  RA

Nov 13 5:30: Canadian Music Centre. CMC on the 13th: La séduction de l'incertitude. New music from Québec: works by Giguère, Lizeée, Darmoo and others. Brian Harman, curator. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. $20/$15(adv). =z1c =newm

Nov 13 7:00: Aprile Millo. Vetere Studio: Opera Spectacular! Works by Verdi, Strauss, Mozart, Puccini and others. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 289-213-5636. $25-$45; $60(VIP). =z1c =oper

Nov 13 7:30: York University Department of Music. Faculty Concert Series: Al Henderson Quintet. Original works and new arrangements. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(st). =z1 =band =jazz

Nov 13 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company. UnCovered: Billy Joel & Elton John. Annual rock and musical theatre hybrid concert. Featuring 
Brent Carver, Jake Epstein, Sara Farb, Kelly Holiff, 
Chilina Kennedy, Jeigh Madjus, Jackie Richardson, Jeffery Straker; Reza Jacobs, music direction, vocal arrangements & orchestrations; Jamie Drake, Justin Gray, Reza Jacobs, Natalie Wong, musicians. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32-$100. Also Nov 12. =z1c =must =othr =voic

Nov 13 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival: Himalaya Song. Gingger Shankar, vocals/double violin; Dave Liang, piano/electronics; Mridu Chandra, video and narration. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $35(includes Gala reception and museum access). =z1c =othr =voic =pianthink this goes in EtCeteras under Screenings.  RA

Nov 13 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. Great Artist Piano Series: Angela Hewitt. 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. $45; $35(sr/st). =z3 =pian

Nov 13 8:00: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre. Stand by Me: The Music of the Brill Building. Micah Barnes, Billy Newton-Davis, Tyrone Gabriel and Gavin Hope. Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave. 416-978-8849. $50(reserved). Proceeds to benefit the MNjcc Music Scholarship Fund. =z1c =voic

Nov 13 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tapestry Briefs: Booster Shots. Works by Billon, Panych, St. Bernard, Yee, Barbotin and others. Carla Huhtanen; Kristzina Szabò; Keith Klassen; Alexander Dobson; and others. Ernest Balmer Studio, 55 Mill St. 416-537-6066. $35. Also Nov 14, 15 and 16. =z1c =oper =pian =voic

Nov 14 12:10: Music At St. Andrew's. Noontime Recital. Leslie Bickle, soprano. St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600x231. Free. =z1c =voic

Nov 14 12:10: Toronto Reference Library. The Shoeless. Traditional folk songs and original material. Frank Evans, banjo, Eli Bender, cello; Emilyn Stam, fiddle. 789 Yonge St., Toronto, On. 416-393-7131. Free. =z1c =folk =othr

Nov 14 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Nov 7, Nov 21, Nov 28. =z1c =pian

Nov 14 7:30: St. James Cathedral. Called to Serve. Ager: "The Unknown Soldier". St.James Cathedral Choir; Chamber Orchestra; David John Pike, baritone. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. $25. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 14 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra. Tchaikovsky: Marche Slave; Symphony No.4; Fauré: Pelléas et Mélisande. Shalom Bard, conductor. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $16-$30. =z1n =orch

Nov 14 8:00: Arraymusic. Gerald Barry Returns. Barry: Humiliated and Insulted (premiere); Le Vieux Sourd; Sextet; Low; Steibler: Trio. Stephen Clarke, piano;  Array Ensemble. Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-532-3019. $25/$22(adv); $20(sr/st/arts workers)/$17(adv). 7:00: Pre-concert talk. =z1w =newm =othr =pian

Nov 14 8:00: Fridays @ 8 / RCCO Toronto. Isabelle Demers, Organ. Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Scherzo & Nocturne); and works by Bach, Macmillan and Laurin. Lawrence Park Community Church, 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-489-1551. $30; $25(st/RCCO members). Free parking; wheelchair accessible. =z1n =orgn

Nov 14 8:00: Kindred Spirits Orchestra. Heavenly Harps. Williams: "On Willows and Birches" for Harp and Orchestra (Canadian premiere); Campbell: Concerto for Harp and Orchestra (world premiere); Richard Strauss: Symphony No.2. Teresa Suen and Ann Hobson Pilot, harps; Kristian Alexander, conductor; Boris Brott, host. Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $15-$35. =z3 =orch =othr

Nov 14 8:00: Musideum. Mike Gennaro Presents. Experimental. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =newm =voic

Nov 14 8:00: Royal Conservatory. String Concerts: Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang. Brahms: Violin Sonata No.2; Schumann: Violin Sonata No.2; Stravinsky: Suite Italienne; Respighi: Violin Sonata in b. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45-$100. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Nov 14 8:00: Sinfonia Toronto. Gems Old and New. Haydn: Piano Concerto in D; Waghalter: Sinfonia Op.3a (North American premiere); Ichmouratov: Chamber Symphony No.3. Antonio Di Cristofano, piano; Nurhan Arman, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 1-866-943-8849. $39; $33(sr); $12(st). =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 14 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tapestry Briefs: Booster Shots. Works by Billon, Panych, St. Bernard, Yee, Barbotin and others. Carla Huhtanen; Kristzina Szabò; Keith Klassen; Alexander Dobson; and others. Ernest Balmer Studio, 55 Mill St. 416-537-6066. $35. Also Nov 13, 15 and 16. =z1c =oper =pian =voic

Nov 15 4:30: Royal Conservatory. Discovery Series: Taylor Academy Showcase Concerts. Young artists of the Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. Free, ticket required. =z1c =cham

Nov 15 7:00: Monsoon-Music. Sixth Annual Indo-Jazz Fest: Monsoon CD Release. Release of debut CD Mandala. Monsoon (Jonathan Kay, bansuri, saxophones and woodwinds; Andrew Kay, saxophone, woodwinds, Tibetan singing bowls and percussion; Justin Gray, basses; Ravi Naimpally, tabla and udu; Adam Teixeira, drums and percussion; and others). Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-530-2787. $25/$40 w CD; $15(st)/$30 w CD. Nov 8: Indian Classical Raga, Small World Music Centre. =z1c =band =jazz =worl =othr

Nov 15 7:30: Aprile Millo. In Recital. Works by Donaudy, Strauss, Wolf, Verdi, Bellini and others. Linda Ippolito, piano. Guests: Mary-Lou Vetere, soprano; Giacomo Folinazzo, tenor; Gustavo Ahaulli, baritone; Merynda Adams, harp. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 289-213-5636. $25-$65; $80(VIP). =z1c =oper

Nov 15 7:30: Saint Basil’s Catholic Parish. Bach and the Romantics. Music by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, and Rachmaninov. Adam Żukiewicz, piano. 50 St. Joseph St. 416-926-7110. Freewill donation. Proceeds to Saint Basil’s Catholic Parish music program. =z1c =pian

Nov 15 7:30: Thornhill United Church. November Delights. Choirs and instrumental musicians of Thornhill United Church. 25 Elgin St., Thornhill. 905-889-2131. Freewill offering. Refreshments to follow. =z1 =chor =othr

Nov 15 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Casual Concerts: Beethoven & The Four Temperaments. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3; Nielsen: Symphony No.2 “The Four Temperaments”. Jan Lisiecki, piano; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$105. No intermission. After-concert party in the lobby. =z1c =orch =pianplease fix period after “The Four Temperaments.”  RA

Nov 15 8:00: Academy Concert Series. Celebrating Musical Triumphs from the First World War. MacMillan: String Quartet (1917); Richards: New WWI-themed String Quartet; Debussy: Cello Sonata (1915); Elgar: Piano Quintet (1918). Bethany Bergman and Elizabeth Loewen Andrews, violin; Emily Eng, viola; Kerri McGonigle, cello; Leanne Regehr, piano. Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave. 416-629-3716. $20; $14(sr/st). =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 15 8:00: Acoustic Harvest. David Ross MacDonald, Acoustic Guitar. St. Nicholas Anglican Church, 1512 Kingston Rd. 416-264-2235. $25/$22(adv). Desserts; wheelchair accessible; free parking. =z1e =folk =jazz =voic

Nov 15 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Autorickshaw. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $30-$40. =z1c =folk =jazz =newm =othr =worl

Nov 15 8:00: Baroque Music Beside the Grange / Acción Cultural Española. ¡Fandango, Sonata, Bolero! Works by Rodriguez de Ledesma, Blas de Laserna, Moretti, Sor, Scarlatti and others. Alison Melville, traverso; Luisa Morales, harpsichord; Cristobal Salvador, dance. Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St. W. 416-588-4301. $25; $15(sr/st); $10(child). =z1c =danc =earl =worl =othr

Nov 15 8:00: Canadian Music Centre. Down to Earth. Lachenmann: Salut für Caudwell; Doell: new work for solo guitar (premiere). Rob MacDonald and Marc-Olivier Lamontagne, guitars. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. $20; $10(sr/st). =z1c =newm =othr

Nov 15 8:00: Chamber Music Society of Mississauga. A Birthday Gift for a Teacher. Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Op.20; Haydn: String Quartet Op.76 No.1; three works by Bolt-Martin. Factory Arts String Quartet; Mississauga Symphony String Quartet. Great Hall, Unitarian Congregation of Mississauga, 84 South Service Rd., Mississauga. 905-848-0015. $85(family); $35; $30(sr); $15(st). =z2 =cham

Nov 15 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano: Niklas Sivelov. Bach: Partita No.2; Beethoven: Sonata No.30; Scriabin: Sonata-Fantasy No.2; Deux Morceaux; Sivelov: 8 Preludes. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $25; $10(st). =z1w =pian

Nov 15 8:00: Music Gallery/Pinwheel Music. Elizabeth Shepherd. Record release for The Signal. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $30, $20(member/st). =z1c =jazz

Nov 15 8:00: Musicians in Ordinary. New, Very Elegant Songs and Dances. Solo lute music from 16th-century France. Works by Des Prez, Lassus, Sermisy and others. John Edwards, lute. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-535-9956. $30; $20(sr/st). =z1c =cham =earl

Nov 15 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Music of the Americas: Diego El Cigala. Flamenco interpretations of Argentinian works by Gardel, Piazzolla and Yupanqui; classic tango pieces and contemporary works. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $40-$105. =z1c =folk =worl =othr

Nov 15 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tapestry Briefs: Booster Shots. Works by Billon, Panych, St. Bernard, Yee, Barbotin and others. Carla Huhtanen; Kristzina Szabò; Keith Klassen; Alexander Dobson; and others. Ernest Balmer Studio, 55 Mill St. 416-537-6066. $35. Also Nov 13, 14 and 16. =z1c =oper =pian =voic

Nov 15 8:30: Soulpepper. Weekly Cabaret Series: Down with Love. Material drawn from musical theatre, jazz, cabaret and beyond. Robert Cushman; Mark Camilleri, piano. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $20,$15(st). =z1c =must =othr

Nov 16 10:15am: St. John's United Church. World Music Sunday: Voices of the Earth: Glen Hornblast. Celebration of the earth’s beauty, fragility and sacredness. 2 Nobert Rd. 416-491-1224. Free. =z1e =folk =relg =voic =worl

Nov 16 10:30am: Lawrence Park Community Church. Brian Barlow Quartet. 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-489-1551. Freewill offering. Religious Service. Free parking; wheelchair accessible. =z1n =jazz =relgnot noted if this is a.m. or p.m. so I assumed a.m. RA

Nov 16 1:30: Seicho-No-Ie Centre. 6 Cellists, 6 Concerts, 6 Bach Suites. Bach: Suite for unaccompanied cello, No.6 in D (BWV1012). Ariel Barnes, cello. Seicho-No-Ie Toronto, 662 Victoria Park Ave. 416-690-8686. $20. =z1c =cham

Nov 16 2:00: Timothy Eaton Memorial Church. Organ Symphony. Saint-Saëns: Symphony No.3 in c Op.78. Christopher Dawes, organ; Sanctuary Choir with Elaine Choi, conductor; Toronto Concert Orchestra with Kerry Stratton, conductor. 230 St. Clair Ave. W. 1-888-222-6608. $30; $20(sr/st). =z1c =chor =orch =orgn

Nov 16 3:00: Royal Conservatory/Music Toronto. Invesco Piano Concerts: Richard Goode. Mozart: Adagio in b; Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.24; Brahms: 8 Klavierstücke; Debussy: Children’s Corner; Schumann: Humoreske. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$85. =z1c =pian

Nov 16 3:00: Ton Beau String Quartet. Premieres. Rowson: String Quartet; Haydn: String Quartet Op.33 No.3; Puccini: "Crisantemi". Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. $25; $20(sr); PWYC(st/child). =z1c =champlease fix period after "Crisantemi."  RA

Nov 16 3:30: Wychwood Clarinet Choir. Wind Song. Elgar: Nimrod; Mozart: Marriage of Figaro(overture); Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette(arr. Greaves); new works. Michele Jacot; Guest: Howard Cable, conductor. Church of St. Michael and All Angels, 611 St. Clair W. . $20; $10(sr); $5(st/child). =z1c =cham =band =othr

Nov 16 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 16 4:00: Dim Sum Ensemble. hatch. New works by Bai, Koumoulas, Oickle, Oxoby and Van Driel. Yangqin, zheng, percussion, erhu and cello. Agincourt Community Church, 3080 Birchmount Rd., Scarborough. 647-478-4608. $20. =z1e =newm =othr =worl

Nov 16 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers. Tribute to Zoot Sims. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211x22. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg

Nov 16 4:30: Trio Arkel. Black Angels. Works by Crumb; Bach(arr. Sitkovetsky): Goldberg Variations(for string trio). Guest: Jonathan Crow, violin. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-409-6824. $30; $15(st). =z1c =cham =othr

Nov 16 7:00: Canadian Sinfonietta. A Visit from Croatia. Casablancas: Dance, Song and Celebration; Pepa: Yakami Variazioni; Ivičević: Piece for chamber ensemble; Šipuš: un breve Viaggio. Srebrenka Poljak, harpsichord; Erika Crinó, piano; Cantus Ensemble; Ivan Josip Skender, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 1-866-943-8849. $35; $30(sr); $20(st). =z1c =cham =orch =pian

Nov 16 8:00: New Music Concerts. Generation 2014. Brasset: coup_coupé; Hall: Object Permanence; Ramon: Labyrinth of light; Tan: Ksana II. L’Ensemble contemporain de Montréal; Véronique Lacroix, conductor. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-961-9594. $35; $25(sr/arts worker); $10(st). =z1c =newm =othr

Nov 16 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tapestry Briefs: Booster Shots. Works by Billon, Panych, St. Bernard, Yee, Barbotin and others. Carla Huhtanen; Kristzina Szabò; Keith Klassen; Alexander Dobson; and others. Ernest Balmer Studio, 55 Mill St. 416-537-6066. $35. Also Nov 13, 14 and15. =z1c =oper =pian =voic

Nov 16 10:15: St. John's United Church. Voices of the Earth. Glen Hornblast, singer/songwriter. 2 Nobert Rd. 416-491-1224. Free. =z1e =folk =relg =voic

Nov 17 12:30: York University Department of Music. R&B Ensemble. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. Free. =z1 =band =jazz

Nov 18 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Classical and New Age Creations. German Baroque to New Age music for flute and percussion. Works by Telemann, Pärt, Hatzis and P. Parker. Susan Hoeppner, flute; Beverley Johnston, percussion. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =earl =newm

Nov 18 12:00_noon: Nine Sparrows/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Rising Stars Recital. Students from University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =pian

Nov 18 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 18 8:00: Musideum. Barbara Croall. First Nations/New music. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =newm =voic =worl

Nov 19 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. John Paul Farahat, Organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 19 7:00: Tafelmusik. Theatre of Magic: Music of the English Baroque. Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Locke: The Tempest; Handel: Rinaldo; and other works inspired by theatre. Joélle Harvey, soprano. Guest: Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Nov 20-23. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 19 7:30: Junction Trio. Autumn Tango. J.S. Gray: Gladstone Fragments(world premiere); works by Piazzolla and Villa-Lobos. Guests: ZARI, and Viva Mexico Mariachi Band. St. Anne's Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Ave. 416-993-5883. PWYC ($20 recommended). =z1c =band =jazz =newm =othrSame event as 8142 JS

Nov 19 7:30: Opera by Request. Mozart: Don Giovanni. Giovanni Spanu, baritone (Don Giovanni); Gregory Finney, bass-baritone (Leporello); Katharine Dain, soprano (Donna Anna); Kiri Parker, soprano(Donna Elvira); and others; William Shookhoff, piano/music director. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. =z1c =oper

Nov 19 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. gamUT Ensemble Concert. Wallace Halladay, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =othr =cham =orchtags? RA

Nov 19 8:00: Nano Stern. Respectful Irreverence Tour. Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay W. 416-593-4822 x335. $19.50 - $39.50. =z1c =folk =voic =worl

Nov 19 8:00: Prostate Cancer Canada Support Committee. ONE-IN-SEVEN: A Concert in Support of Prostate Cancer Canada. Jazz to opera, barbershop to broadway. The Ron Davis Trio; Harbourtown Sound; Arbah B’Shir; Two Tenors: Rabbi Moshe Meirovich and Dr. Albert Weisbrot; Gordon Brown, accompanist; and introducing young musicians, JP Saxe and Raphael Weinroth-Browne. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $100; $50; $25(age 25 and younger). =z1c =jazz =othr =voic =chor

Nov 20 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Chamber Connections. Music for chamber ensemble and voice. Chausson: Chanson perpétuelle for soprano and piano quintet. Artists of The Glenn Gould School. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =earl =newm =voic

Nov 20 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Student Chamber Ensembles. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham

Nov 20 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met: Raymond Spasovski, piano. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 20 6:00: Canadian Music Centre. Key Change Fundraiser. Hilario Duran Trio. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. $150. $125 tax receipt. Refreshments and silent auction. =z1c =jazz =othrdoes this also go in ETCeteras? RA

Nov 20 6:45: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Pre-concert Performance: TSO Chamber Soloists. Nielsen Wind Quintet (Nora Shulman, flute; Sarah Jeffrey, oboe; Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet; Neil Deland, horn; and Michael Sweeney, bassoon). Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). Free. 8:00: Masterworks Concert follows (see Nov 20 listing below). =z1c =chor =orch

Nov 20 8:00: Music Toronto. Daedalus Quartet. Mozart: Quartet in G, K.80; Berg: String Quartet, Op.3; Beethoven: Quartet in B-flat, Op.130 with the Grosse Fuge in B-flat, Op.133. Min-Young Kim, violin; Matilda Kaul, violin; Jessica Thompson, viola; Thomas Kraines, cello. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $55; $50; $10(st); 18 to 35 pay your age. =z1c =cham

Nov 20 8:00: Musideum. Matti Palonen and Sini Erme. Finnish folk. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =voic =worl

Nov 20 8:00: Tafelmusik. Theatre of Magic: Music of the English Baroque. Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Locke: The Tempest; Handel: Rinaldo; and other works inspired by theatre. Joélle Harvey, soprano. Guest: Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Nov 19, 21-23. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 20 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks: Beethoven & Nielsen. Mozart: Don Giovanni (Overture) K.527; Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.5 “Emperor;" Nielsen: Symphony No.5. Jan Lisiecki, piano; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$145. 6:45: free pre-concert performance (Nov 20). Intermission chats in the lobby. Also Nov 22. =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 21 12:10: Music At St. Andrew's. Noontime Recital. Norman Brown, baritone; Frederic Lacroix, piano; Christian Vachon, violin. St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600x231. Free. =z1c =pian =voic

Nov 21 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 28. =z1c =pian

Nov 21 7:00: Soundstreams Salon 21. Old Instruments, New Music. Ancient instruments performed in contemporary and experimental ways. Guests: Toronto Consort. Gardiner Museum, 111 Queen’s Park. 416-504-1282. Free; PWYC. =z1c =cham =newm

Nov 21 7:30: Opera by Request. Puccini: Madama Butterfly. Andrea Naccarato, soprano (Cio-Cio-San); Paul Williamson, tenor (Pinkerton); Michael Robert-Broder, baritone (Sharpless); Sarah Steinert, mezzo (Suzuki); and others; William Shookhoff, piano/music director. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. =z1c =oper

Nov 21 7:30: Royal Conservatory. Discovery Series: GGS Fall Opera: Dominick Argento’s Postcard from Morocco. Students of the Glenn Gould School’s vocal program; Peter Tiefenbach, music director. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $15. Also Nov 22. =z1c =oper =voic

Nov 21 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. University of Toronto Concert Orchestra. TBA. Paul Widner, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =orch

Nov 21 7:30: Windermere String Quartet. Transitions. Beethoven: Quartet in f Op.95 "Serioso"; Mendelssohn: Quartet in a Op.13; Rival: Traces of a Silent Landscape. Windermere String Quartet; Toronto United Mennonite Church Choir. Toronto United Mennonite Church, 1774 Queen St. E. 416-769-0952. $40. Proceeds to benefit  Aurora House, transitional housing for immigrant victims of human trafficking. =z1c =cham =chor

Nov 21 7:30: York University Department of Music. Gospel Choir. Works by Walker, Dillard, Jenkins with Fellowship Chicago, New Direction and others. Corey Butler: keyboard; Daniel Perecki, bass; Kairon Haynes, drums; Geoff McFarlane, guitar; Daniel Cowans, organ; Karen Burke, conductor. Sandra Faire and Ivan Fecan Theatre, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). Also Nov 22. =z1 =chor =folk =jazz =orgn =pian =voic =impr

Nov 21 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Oyan! Project: Awakening. Reinterpreting mugham traditional improvisation. Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, composer; Sashar Zarif, dance/choreography; Elnur Mikayilev, kamancheh; Miralam Miralamov, mugham singer. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$75. Also Nov 22, 23(mat). =z1c =danc =othr =voic =worl

Nov 21 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall/Toronto Blues Society. 28th Annual Women's Blues Revue. Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St. 416-872-4255. $25-$55. =z1c =jazz =othr =voic

Nov 21 8:00: Musideum. Lara Solnicki and George Koller. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =voic =jazz

Nov 21 8:00: Royal Conservatory/Batuki Music/Small World Music. World Music: Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré: The Touré-Raichel Collective. Collaboration of musical traditions from Isreal and Mali. Idan Raichel, piano; Vieux Farka Touré, guitar. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$75. =z1c =pian =worl =othr

Nov 21 8:00: Show One Productions. Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin and Mutter Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra. Mutter Virtuosi Canadian debut. Currier: Ringtones; Mendelssohn: Octet; Vivaldi: Four Seasons. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. $39–$139. =z1c =cham =orch =othr

Nov 21 8:00: Tafelmusik. Theatre of Magic: Music of the English Baroque. Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Locke: The Tempest; Handel: Rinaldo; and other works inspired by theatre. Joélle Harvey, soprano. Guest: Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Nov 19, 20, 22, 23. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 21 8:00: York University Department of Music. Improv Soiree. Open Mic. Casey Sokol, host. Sterling Beckwith Studio, 235 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =newm =othr =pian =voic =impr

Nov 21 8:15: Schola Magdalena. Compline for St. Cecilia. Plainchant and motets for women's voices. Church of St. Mary Magdalene, 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. PWYC. =z1c =chor =relg

Nov 22 3:00: Neapolitan Connection. Musical Matinées at Montgomery's Inn: The Schumann League. Angela Park, piano. Montgomery's Inn, 4709 Dundas St. W. 416-231-0006. $15-$37.99. 2:00: Museum tour. Tea, historical tour and cookies included. =z1w =cham =pian

Nov 22 7:30: Moston Concerts. Liona Boyd: A Winter Fantasy. Holiday classics and other songs. Liona Boyd, guitar; Michael Savona, guitar and vocals. Sharon Hope United Church, 18648 Leslie Street, Sharon. 1-888-222-6608. $30; $25(st/12 and under). =z3 =othr =voic

Nov 22 7:30: Royal Conservatory. Discovery Series: GGS Fall Opera: Dominick Argento’s Postcard from Morocco. Students of the Glenn Gould School’s vocal program; Peter Tiefenbach, music director. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $15. Also Nov 21. =z1c =oper =voic

Nov 22 7:30: Vivace Vox. Songs of Love. Christine Kim, piano; Linda Eyman, conductor. Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St. W. 416-455-9238. $20;  $15(sr/st); $50(family). =z1c =chor =pian

Nov 22 7:30: York University Department of Music. Gospel Choir. Works by Walker, Dillard, Jenkins with Fellowship Chicago, New Direction and others. Corey Butler: keyboard; Daniel Perecki, bass; Kairon Haynes, drums; Geoff McFarlane, guitar; Daniel Cowans, organ; Karen Burke, conductor. Sandra Faire and Ivan Fecan Theatre, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). Also Nov 21. =z1 =chor =folk =jazz =orgn =pian =voic =impr

Nov 22 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Oyan! Project: Awakening. Reinterpreting mugham traditional improvisation. Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, composer; Sashar Zarif, dance/choreography; Elnur Mikayilev, kamancheh; Miralam Miralamov, mugham singer. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$75. Also Nov 21, 23(mat). =z1c =danc =othr =voic =worl

Nov 22 8:00: Alliance Française de Toronto. Trifolia. Jazz concert. Music inspired by the sculptor Camille Claudel. Marianne Trudel, piano; Patrick Graham, drums; Etienne Lafrance, bass. 24 Spadina Rd. 416-537-4191. $10–$20. =z1c =jazz =pian =othr

Nov 22 8:00: Gallery 345. Jacques Israelievitch, violin, Valentina Sadovski, piano. Parisian music from 1885 to 1970. Music by Roussel, Milhaud, Satie, Boutry and Saint-Saëns. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =cham =othr =pian

Nov 22 8:00: Masterworks of Oakville Chorus and Orchestra. Christmas Oratorio Part I, II and III. Bach. Allison Arends, soprano; Christy Derksen, mezzo; Lenard Whiting, tenor; Jesse Clark, bass. St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1150 Monks Passage, Oakville. 905-399-9732. $30; $25(sr); $20(st/child). Also Nov 23(mat). =z2 =chor =orch =voic

Nov 22 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. Nordic Echoes. Sibelius: Karelia Overture; Grieg: Piano Concerto; Nielsen: Symphony No.4 in E-flat. Elissa Miller-Kay, piano; Denis Mastromonaco, conductor. Hammerson Hall, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $20–$62. =z2 =orch =pian

Nov 22 8:00: Music Gallery. Pop Avant: STILL BOYS   ZOO OWL   BATAILLE SOLAIRE. 197 John St. 416-961-9594. $15;$12((member). =z1c =newm =othr =impr

Nov 22 8:00: Oriana Women's Choir. Gloria–Voices Raised in Praise. Works by Britten, Holst, and Vivaldi. Michael Bloss, organ; Maria Jung, piano; Mitchell Pady, conductor. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-978-8849. $25; $20(sr/under 35); $10(st). =z1c =chor =orgn =pian

Nov 22 8:00: Paintbox Bistro. Denis Schingh, solo piano. Denis Schingh plays new solo arrangements of Progressive Rock Classics, as well as his own compositions. 555 Dundas St. E. 647-748-0555. $10. =z1c =jazz

Nov 22 8:00: Royal Conservatory. TD Jazz: A Salute to the Big Bands: Count Basie Orchestra. Scotty Barnhart, music director. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $40-$95. =z1c =band =jazz

Nov 22 8:00: Tafelmusik. Theatre of Magic: Music of the English Baroque. Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Locke: The Tempest; Handel: Rinaldo; and other works inspired by theatre. Joélle Harvey, soprano. Guest: Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Nov 19-21, 23. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 22 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks: Beethoven & Nielsen. Mozart: Don Giovanni (Overture) K.527; Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.5 “Emperor;” Nielsen: Symphony No.5. Jan Lisiecki, piano; Thomas Dausgaard, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$145. Intermission chats in the lobby. Also Nov 20 (6:45: free pre-concert performance). =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 22 8:30: Soulpepper. Weekly Cabaret Series: Three Little Maids. Struggles and triumphs as working musical theatre performers. Works by Sondheim, Rogers and Hammerstein, Porter, Lloyd Webber; parodies of operatic duets and trios. Janet Martin, Debora Joy, Barbara Dunn-Prosser. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $20,$15(st). =z1c =must =othr

Nov 23 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Percussion Ensemble Concert. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =orch =othr

Nov 23 2:00: Aga Khan Museum. Oyan! Project: Awakening. Reinterpreting mugham traditional improvisation. Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, composer; Sashar Zarif, dance/choreography; Elnur Mikayilev, kamancheh; Miralam Miralamov, mugham singer. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$75. Also Nov 21 & 22(eve). =z1c =danc =othr =voic =worl

Nov 23 2:30: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Handel’s Messiah. Presented on historic instruments. St. James' Anglican Church, 6029 Old Church Rd., Caledon East. 905-584-9635. $35; $10(st). Also Nov 15 (eve, Lakeshore United, Goderich), 29 (eve, Knox Presbyterian, Georgetown), 30 (mat, St. John's United, Georgetown). =z2 =chorno phone given so I used the venue numbers. RA

Nov 23 3:00: Etobicoke Philharmonic. Family Concert: Klassical Favourites for Kidz. Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Suite Op.20(excerpts); Sleeping Beauty Op.66(waltz); Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals(excerpts); Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf(excerpts); Mussorgsky: The Hut of Baba Yaga; Pictures at an Exhibition(Great Gate of Kiev); and other works. Guests: Etobicoke Suzuki School of Music; Sabatino Vacca, conductor. Assembly Hall, 1 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Dr., Etobicoke. 416-239-5665. $10. =z1w =kids =orch

Nov 23 3:00: Gallery 345. BOB @ 60. Over forty years of contemporary music creation by Bob Stevenson. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $15(sr/st/arts worker). =z1w =cham =newm

Nov 23 3:00: Masterworks of Oakville Chorus and Orchestra. Christmas Oratorio Part I, II and III. Bach. Allison Arends, soprano; Christy Derksen, mezzo; Lenard Whiting, tenor; Jesse Clark, bass. St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1150 Monks Passage, Oakville. 905-399-9732. $30; $25(sr); $20(st/child). Also Nov 22(eve). =z2 =chor =orch =voic

Nov 23 3:00: Musideum. Don Naduriak's: Jambanda. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. Also Nov 9 and 30. =z1c =jazz =othr

Nov 23 3:00: Penthelia Singers. Northern Landscapes. Snowforms, Let It Go (from the movie Frozen), Frobisher Bay, Chasing the Northern Lights and other works. Alice Malach, conductor. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 647-248-5079. $20. =z1c =chor

Nov 23 3:30: Tafelmusik. Theatre of Magic: Music of the English Baroque. Purcell: The Fairy Queen; Locke: The Tempest; Handel: Rinaldo; and other works inspired by theatre. Joélle Harvey, soprano. Guest: Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Nov 19-22. =z1c =chor =orch

Nov 23 4:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. Alla Zingarese: A celebratory gala. Gypsy style. Julie Nesrallah, soprano/host; Jonathan Crow, violin; Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet; Neil Deland, horn; David Hetherington, cello; Serouj Kradjian, piano. Conservatory Theatre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $80. In support of Amici Chamber Ensemble’s Young Composers Program.  Includes Silent Auction, Food & Wine. =z1c =cham =worl =othr

Nov 23 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. David Briggs, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 23 5:00: Nocturnes in the City. Peter Stoll, Clarinet and Adam Zuckiewicz, Piano. Works by Dvořák, Fibich, Schubert and Schumann. St. Wenceslaus Church, 496 Gladstone Ave. 416-481-7294. $25. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Nov 23 7:00: Musical Arts Academy. The World of Dance Music. Works by Chopin, R. Strauss, Ravel and Piazzolla. Ellen Annor-Adjei, piano; Julian Milkis, clarinet; Roman Mekinulov, cello. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-207-0913 or 416-205-5555. $40; $20(child). =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Nov 23 8:00: Esprit Orchestra. Revealed Time. Yuasa: Revealed Time for viola and orchestra; Scime: Rise(world premiere); Schmidt: ... just a stranger here...(world premiere); Dutilleux: The Shadows of Time. Teng Li, viola; Alex Pauk, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45–$65; $40–$60(sr); $20–$30(under 30). 7:15 Pre-concert chat. =z1c =orch =othr

Nov 24 7:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Monday Evening Concerts: Shauna and Friends. Works by Chan Ka Nin, Schmidt and others. Shauna Rolston, cello; Peggy Baker, choreography; and others. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). =z1c =cham =danc =orch =othr

Nov 24 7:30: York University Department of Music. Concert Choir with Lisette Canton, conductor. C.P.E. Bach: Magnificat; Handel: Zadok the Priest; Bach: Meine Seel erhebt den Herren BWV10. Ted Moroney, organ. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(st). =z1 =chor =orgn

Nov 24 8:00: Gallery 345. Reverb Brass: Passages. Contemporary works. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $25; $15(sr/arts worker); $10(st). RESCHEDULED FROM FRIDAY NOVEMBER 21. =z1w =newm =othr

Nov 25 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Performance Class for Singers: Louis Spohr (1784-1859) & His Contemporaries. Students in Collaborative Piano and Voice Studies; Steven Philcox, Head of Collaborative Piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. Public welcome. =z1c =voic =cham =pianIs this an ETCetra? RA

Nov 25 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Thomas Gonder, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 25 6:30: Canadian Opera Company. Centre Stage: Ensemble Studio Competition Gala. Finalists, selected from nationwide auditions, perform from the mainstage for fundraising gala. COC Orchestra; Johannes Debus, conductor. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. $1,500(dinner); $100(cocktails/competition). Cocktails: 5:30; following competition dinner held on stage of R. Fraser Elliott Hall. =z1c =oper =othr

Nov 25 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Student Composers Concert. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =othr

Nov 25 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival. Jazz Choirs. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =chor =jazz

Nov 25 8:00: Alliance Française de Toronto. Gerineldo. World Music. Judeo-Spanish culture from North Morocco. Judith Cohen; Tamar Ilana; Demetrios Petsalakis; Oro Anahory and others. 24 Spadina Rd. 416-537-4191. $10–$20. =z1c =worl

Nov 25 8:00: Music Toronto. Simon Trpčeski, pianist. Schubert: 16 German Dances, Op.33, D.783; Brahms: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op.24; Ravel: Valses Nobles et sentimentales; Poulenc: Trois novelettes; Poulenc: 15 Improvisations for piano (5 selections); Poulenc: Toccata from Trois Pièces, FP48. Simon Trpčeski. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $55; $50; $10 Student tickets; Age 18 to 35 pay your age. =z1c =pian

Nov 25 8:00: Musideum. Mike Evin, singer-songwriter. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =folk =voic

Nov 25 8:00: Soundstreams. Vespers. Ancient meets modern in celebration of universal spirituality featuring two Vespers. Tremblay: Les Vêpres de la Vierge; Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine. Shannon Mercer, soprano; Choir 21; David Fallis, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $20-$67.50. 7:00: Pre-concert chat. =z1c =chor =newm =relg =voic

Nov 26 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Piano Virtuoso Series: Mists. Janáček: In the Mists; On an Overgrown Path; Chopin: Sonata No.2 in b-flat. Jean-Sélim Abdemoula, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 26 12:30: York University Department of Music. Men’s Choir with Lisette Canton, conductor. Works by Fauré, Haydn, Rutter, Thompson, Whalum and others. Ted Moroney, piano. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =chor =pian

Nov 26 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Daniel Norman, organ and Lorelle Angelo, soprano. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn =voic

Nov 26 4:00: Canadian Music Centre. Nonclassical Global. Transcontinental live-streamed event in celebration of Gabriel Prokofiev's alt-classical label Nonclassical. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. Free(before 6)/$10(after 6). Over 18 event. =z1c =newm =othrdoes this also go in ETCeteras? RA

Nov 26 7:30: Moston Concerts. Liona Boyd: A Winter Fantasy. Holiday classics and other songs. Liona Boyd, guitar; Michael Savona, guitar and vocals. Church of St. Aidan's in the Beach, 70 Silver Birch Ave. 1-888-222-6608. $30; $25(st/12 and under). =z1c =othr =voic

Nov 26 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Student Chamber Ensembles Concert: Woodwind. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham

Nov 26 8:00: Musideum. Bill Wood and The Woodies. Roots Rock. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr

Nov 26 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks: Stravinsky's Petrouchka. Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite; Petrouchka (1947); Haydn: Piano Concerto in D Hob.XVIII/11; Britten: Soirées musicales (after Rossini). Ingrid Fliter, piano; Andrey Boreyko, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$145. Also Nov 27. =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 26 9:00: Massey Hall. Kevin Fox at the Rivoli. Kevin Fox, cello/singer-songwriter; guest: Anna Atkinson, singer/multi-instrumentalist. The Rivoli, 334 Queen St. W. 416-872-4255. $20 (general admission, standing). =z1c =othr =voic

Nov 27 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Erika Raum, violin and Lydia Wong, piano. Mozart: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat K.481; Ravel: Sonata in G. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham

Nov 27 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met: Thomas Fitches, organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

Nov 27 12:30: York University Department of Music. Faculty Spotlight Series. Jacques Israelievitch, violin; Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Also Nov 6. =z1 =cham =pian

Nov 27 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore. Michael Patrick Albano, director; Fred Perruzza and Lisa Magill, designers; Sandra Horst, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Surtitles™. Also Nov 28, 29, 30(mat). =z1c =oper

Nov 27 8:00: Aga Khan Museum/Rock Paper Scissors. DakhaBrakha. Ukrainian folk music fusion. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $35-$60. Also Nov 28. =z1c =danc =othr =voic =worl

Nov 27 8:00: Gallery 345. Duality: One Violist, Two Countries. Solo and amplified viola works of composers from Canada and the U.S. Works by Barone, Healey, Jaeger, Olson; Báthory-Kitsz, Martin, Erik Nielsen, and Ross-Gunn. Elizabeth Reid, viola. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20. =z1w =newm =othr

Nov 27 8:00: George Koller. International Divas II. All acoustic: world, folk, roots, jazz, classics, singer/songwriter. Eliana Cuevas, Nathalie, Fern Lindzon, Chloe Charles, Samidha Joglekar, Kathryn Rose with their accompanists. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 866-943-8849. $49; $25(sr/st). Portion of ticket sales to YWCA. =z1c =folk =jazz =othr =voic =worl

Nov 27 8:00: Musideum. Lazersuzan. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =voic

Nov 27 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks: Stravinsky's Petrouchka. Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite; Petrouchka (1947); Haydn: Piano Concerto in D Hob.XVIII/11; Britten: Soirées musicales (after Rossini). Ingrid Fliter, piano; Andrey Boreyko, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $33–$145. Also Nov 26. =z1c =orch =pian

Nov 28 12:10: Music At St. Andrew's. Noontime Recital. Asher Armstrong, piano. St. Andrew's Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600x231. Free. =z1c =pian

Nov 28 12:10: Toronto Reference Library. Tost Quartet. Works by Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Rachmaninoff and Mendelssohn. 789 Yonge St., Toronto, On. 416-393-7131. Free. =z1c =cham

Nov 28 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Brass Ensemble. James Macdonald, conductor. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =othr

Nov 28 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 21. =z1c =pian

Nov 28 7:00: Bach Consort. Giving Bach to the Community. J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Weihnachtsoratorium) BWV248. Monica Whicher, soprano; Allyson McHardy, mezzo; Lawrence Wiliford, tenor; Colin Ainsworth, tenor; Russell Braun, baritone;  musicians of the Toronto Symphony and Canadian Opera Company orchestras; Mississauga Festival Chamber Choir; Johannes Debus, conductor. Runnymede United Church, 432 Runnymede Rd. 416-593-7769 x358. $60/$50(adv); $25(st). Proceeds shared between Toronto Symphony Volunteer Committee Education Program and Open Table Community Meals at Runnymede United Church. =z1w =chor =orch =relg =voic

Nov 28 7:00: Village Concert Series. Giving Bach to the Community. J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio, Weihnachtsoratorium BWV248. Runnymede United Church, 432 Runnymede Rd. 416-767-6729. $60/$50(adv); $25(st). Proceeds shared between Toronto Symphony Volunteer Committee Education Program  and Open Table Community Meal at Runnymede United Church. =z1w =chor =orch

Nov 28 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore. Michael Patrick Albano, director; Fred Perruzza and Lisa Magill, designers; Sandra Horst, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Surtitles™. Also Nov 27, 29, 30(mat). =z1c =oper

Nov 28 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. DakhaBrakha. Ukrainian folk music fusion. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $35-$60. Also Nov 27. =z1c =danc =othr =voic =worl

Nov 28 8:00: Ontario Philharmonic. Sultans of String and Ontario Philharmonic. Marco Parisotto, conductor. Regent Theatre (Oshawa), 50 King St.  E., Oshawa. 905-721-3399 x2. $45–$56. Also Nov 29 (Flato Theatre, Markham). =z4 =orch =stri

Nov 28 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Leon Fleisher conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra. Mozart: Symphony No.39; Walton: Partita for Orchestra; Brahms: Symphony No.3. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$55. Prelude Recital: 6:45. =z1c =orch

Nov 28 8:00: St. Jude's Anglican Church. Four hands, four feet. Organ duets with Simon Walker and Andrew Adair. 160 William St., Oakville. 905 844 3972. $20. =z2 =orgn

Nov 28 8:00: Tempus Choral Society. Songs for a Winter’s Eve. Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem (selections); Lightfoot: Song for a Winter’s Night; Caccini: Ave Maria; The Holly and the Ivy; Sleigh Ride. Guests: Enchorus Children’s Choir; Carol Hill, voice; Four Over Forty Quartet and others. Clearview Christian Reformed Church, 2300 Sheridan Garden Dr., Oakville. 905-334-9375. $15. Also Nov 29(mat). Proceeds to benefit Tempus Choral Society. =z2 =chor =voic

Nov 29 3:00: Arts and Events Programming at University of Toronto Scarborough. The Classical Elements. Classical and contemporary selections. Concert Band, String Orchestra and Concert Choir. Academic Resource Centre, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough. 416-208-4769. Free. Light refreshments. =z1 =band =chor =orch

Nov 29 3:00: Tempus Choral Society. Songs for a Winter’s Eve. Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem (selections); Lightfoot: Song for a Winter’s Night; Caccini: Ave Maria; The Holly and the Ivy; Sleigh Ride. Guests: Enchorus Children’s Choir; Carol Hill, voice; Four Over Forty Quartet and others. Clearview Christian Reformed Church, 2300 Sheridan Garden Dr., Oakville. 905-334-9375. $15. Also Nov 28(eve). Proceeds to benefit Tempus Choral Society. =z2 =chor =voic

Nov 29 4:00: Canadian Children’s Opera Company. Winter Celebrations. Choral repertoire for the holidays, including selections from the upcoming Lullabies CD. Ann Cooper Gay and staff, conductors; five divisions of the CCOC, ages 4-20. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-366-0467. $25. =z1c =chor

Nov 29 5:00: Alliance Française de Toronto. Christmas with Mozart. Works of Mozart in a child-friendly context. Jacques Israelievitch, violin; Valentina Sadovski, piano. 24 Spadina Rd. 416-537-4191. $15, $8(age 7-25); free(under 7). =z1c =cham =pian =othr =kids

Nov 29 5:30: Canadian Children’s Opera Company. Winter Celebrations. Choral repertoire for the holidays, including selections from the upcoming Lullabies CD. Ann Cooper Gay and staff, conductors; five divisions of the CCOC, ages 4-20. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-366-0467. $25. =z1c =chor

Nov 29 7:00: Eastman School of Music Bach Chamber Orchestra and Soloists. Bach Cantatas! Bach: Alles nur nach Gottes Willen (Everything Following God's Will Alone) BWV72; Schwingt freudig euch empor (Soar Joyfully Aloft) BWV36. Paulina Swierczek, soprano; Katie Weber, alto; Steven Humes, tenor; Joel David Balzun, bass; Jennifer Min-Young Lee, conductor. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 647-808-9787. $25; $20(st). =z1c =chor =voic

Nov 29 7:30: Achill Choral Society. The Glory of Christmas. Puccini: Messa di Gloria; traditional carols and seasonal favourites. Christ Church Anglican (Bolton), 22 Nancy St., Bolton. 519-939-0020. $25; $10(youth); $5(12 and under). Also Nov 23(St. Timothy Roman Catholic, Orangeville, mat), Nov 30(St. James Roman Catholic Church, Colgan). =z2 =chor

Nov 29 7:30: Bloor Street United Church. C. P. E. Bach: Oratorio Die Israeliten in der Wüste (The Israelities in the Wilderness). Choir of Bloor Street United Church with orchestra; Emily Ding, soprano; Michelle Simmons, mezzo; Alex Wiebe, tenor; Geoffrey Keating, baritone; David Passmore, conductor. 300 Bloor St. W. 416-924-7429 x50. $15-$20. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 29 7:30: Cantemus Singers. Welcome, Yule. A concert of carols and Renaissance and early Baroque motets. Pachelbel: Magnificat in D; Flecha: Ensalada "El Jubilate". Michael Erdman, conductor. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-578-6602. $20; free(under 12). Also Nov 30(mat, St. Aidan’s Anglican Church). =z1c =chor =earl

Nov 29 7:30: Church of St. Aidan in the Beach. Christmas Carols and Other Welsh Songs. Also Thomas: A Child's Christmas in Wales (reading). Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir. St. Aidan's Anglican Church (The Beach), 70 Silverbirch Ave. 416-691-2222. $25. Proceeds to benefit St. Aidan's Community Outreach Programme. =z1c =chor =othr =voic

Nov 29 7:30: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Handel’s Messiah. Presented on historic instruments. Knox Presbyterian Church (Georgetown), 116 Main St. South, Georgetown. 905-877-2848. $35; $10(st). Also Nov 15 (eve, Lakeshore United, Goderich), 23 (mat, St. James Anglican, Caledon East), 30 (mat, St. John's United, Georgetown). =z2 =chor =voicno phone given so I used the venue numbers. RA

Nov 29 7:30: Jubilate Singers. World Jubilate. Musical settings of Jubilate Deo and seasonal songs from around the world. Isabel Bernaus, conductor; Sherry Squires, piano. St. Simon-the-Apostle Anglican Church, 525 Bloor St. E. 416-485-1988. $25; $20(sr); $15(st). =z1c =chor =pian =worl

Nov 29 7:30: Music at Metropolitan. An Evening with Rachmaninoff, Chopin, Canteloube and Others. Lesley Bouza, soprano with James Bourne, accompanist; Arthur Ozolins and Matthew Coons, piano. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. $20; $10(18 and under). =z1c =pian =voic

Nov 29 7:30: Oakham House Choir. Christmas with Haydn. Works by Haydn, Rutter, Shaw, Berlin and Crocker. Zorana Sadiq, soprano; Adriana Albu, mezzo; Richardo Iannello, tenor; Michael York, bass; Toronto Sinfonietta; Matthew Jaskiewicz, conductor. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 416-960-5551. $30/$25 (adv); $15 (st); free(12 and under). =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Nov 29 7:30: Opera by Request. Handel: Giulio Cesare. Catharin Carew, mezzo (Cesare); Marie Franceschini, soprano (Cleopatra); Madison Arsenault, mezzo (Cornelia); Stephanie Code, soprano (Sesto); and others; William Shookhoff, piano/music director. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. =z1c =oper

Nov 29 7:30: Tallis Choir. Purcell's Messiah. Purcell: Behold I Bring You Good Tidings; Te Deum and Jubilate; Handel: Anthem for the Foundling Hospital(including Hallelujah Chorus). Guest: The Talisker Players; Peter Mahon, conductor. St. Patrick’s Church, 141 McCaul St. 416-286-9798. $30; $25(sr); $10(st with ID). =z1c =chor =orch

Nov 29 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Second City Guide to the Symphony. Collaboration with Second City comedy theatre. Colin Mochrie, host; Peter Oundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $29–$99. Also Nov 30(mat). =z1c =orch =othr

Nov 29 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore. Michael Patrick Albano, director; Fred Perruzza and Lisa Magill, designers; Sandra Horst, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Surtitles™. Also Nov 27, 28, 30(mat). =z1c =oper

Nov 29 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Sanam Marvi. Sufi music and Pakistani folk songs. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$55. Also Nov 30(mat). =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Nov 29 8:00: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Soirée: Songs of Love and Longing. Grieg: I Love You; Lehár: Love Breaks Every Bond(Count of Luxembourg); Kálmán: Dream Once Again(Gypsy Princess); Romberg: One Alone, The Desert Song(Desert Song); and other works arranged by Murray. Gordon Murray, piano. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. $15; $10(st). =z1c =pian

Nov 29 8:00: Music in the Barns Chamber Ensemble. In Concert. Beethoven: Piano Sonata “Moonlight” in c-sharp Op.27 No.2 (Sonata quasi una Fantasia) (1801); Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in g L.140 (1917); Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A Op.81 B155 (1888). Carol Gimbel, conductor. Guests: Moshe Hammer, violin; Cullan Bryant, piano. Artscape Wychwood Barns Mainspace, 601 Christie St., Toronto, On. 416-807-7771. $35/$30(adv); $30(sr/st/artist)/$25(adv). Cash bar & post-concert reception; wheelchair accessible. =z1c =cham =pian =othrDidn't see a phone no. so used Carol Gimbel's no. from the website. RA

Nov 29 8:00: Musideum. Donald Quan: A Tribute to the CHUM chart. Vintage pop. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =voic =othr

Nov 29 8:00: Ontario Philharmonic. Sultans of String and Ontario Philharmonic. Marco Parisotto, conductor. Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $54–$59. Also Nov 28 (Regent Theatre, Oshawa). =z3 =orch =stri

Nov 29 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Music Mix: Jarvis Church and Ivana Santilli. Featuring soul, funk, pop and R&B music. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $30-$65. =z1c =jazz =othr

Nov 29 8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra. In Concert. Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche; Bizet: L’Arlesienne, Suite No.2; Prokofiev: Troika from Lieutenant Kije Suite; Liszt: Fantasy on Hungarian Folk Melodies, for Piano and Orchestra; Pal: On the Double (Shopping Madness); Cable: Compositions ad arrangements: Favourite Christmas and Hannukah Music. Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra, Ronald Royer and Howard Cable, conductors; guests: St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Youth and Adult Choirs (David McCartney, conductor); Mary Kenedi, piano. Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel, 2021 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-429-0007. $30; $25(sr); $15(st w.id); $10(child under 10). =z1 =chor =orch =pian

Nov 29 8:00: Toy Piano Composers. To Be Announced II. Works by Arteaga, Caron, Marwood, Petitpas and Simms. Tim Crouch, flute; Anthony Thompson, clarinet; Wesley Shen, Piano and Toy Piano; Daniel Morphy, percussion; Sharon Lee, violin; and others. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 647-829-4213. $20/$15(adv); $15(sr/st). =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Nov 29 8:00: York Symphony Orchestra. Prodigal Artists. Mozart: Divertimento in D; Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1; Totentanz; Stravinsky: Firebird Suite 1919. Michael Berkovsky, piano; Denis Mastromonaco, conductor. Trinity Anglican Church (Aurora), 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 416-410-0860. $28; $23(sr); $15(st). Also November 30 (Richmond Hill). =z3 =orch =pian

Nov 29 8:30: Soulpepper. Weekly Cabaret Series: Reading the Danger Tree. Evening of song and story in commemoration of 100th anniversary of the First World War. Douglas Cameron, musician/composer; David Macfarlane, writer. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $20,$15(st). =z1c =must =othr

Nov 30 2:00: Aga Khan Museum. Sanam Marvi. Sufi music and Pakistani folk songs. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $45-$55. Also Nov 29(eve). =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Nov 30 2:00: Markham Concert Band. A Seasonal Celebration. Family show. Christmas and Chanukah repertoire; sing-along with members of the Unionville Theatre Co. Doug Manning, conductor. Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $22; $17(sr/st). =z3 =band =chor

Nov 30 2:00: Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga. Carson Freeman Quartet: Showcasing the History of the Saxophone. 84 South Service Road, Mississauga, On. 905-278-5622. $25; $20(sr/st) or PWYC. =z2 =jazz

Nov 30 2:30: Georgetown Bach Chorale. Handel’s Messiah. Presented on historic instruments. St. John's United Church (Georgetown), 11 Guelph St., Georgetown, On. 905-877-2531. $35; $10(st). Also Nov 15 (eve, Lakeshore United, Goderich), 23 (mat, St. James Anglican, Caledon East), 29 (eve, Knox Presbyterian Church, Georgetown). =z2 =chor =voicno phone given so I used the venue numbers. RA

Nov 30 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore. Michael Patrick Albano, director; Fred Perruzza and Lisa Magill, designers; Sandra Horst, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Surtitles™. Also Nov 27, 28, 29. =z1c =oper

Nov 30 2:30: VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert. La Vida Breve. de Falla. Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano; Ernesto Ramirez, tenor; José Hernández, piano; Robert Cooper, conductor. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754. $40-$52. Reception following. =z1c =oper =voic

Nov 30 3:00: Cantemus Singers. Welcome, Yule. A concert of carols and Renaissance and early Baroque motets. Pachelbel: Magnificat in D; Flecha: Ensalada "El Jubilate". Michael Erdman, conductor. Saint Aidan's Anglican Church, 70 Silver Birch Ave. 416-578-6602. $20; free(under 12). Also Nov 29(eve, Church of the Holy Trinity). =z1c =chor =voic =earl

Nov 30 3:00: Hart House Singers. Songs of Passion, Songs of Grace. Works by Monteverdi, Carissimi, Haydn and others. David Arnot-Johnston, conductor; Jeff Vidov, piano. Great Hall, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. Food donations to UofT Foodbank welcome. =z1c =chor =pian

Nov 30 3:00: Healey Willan Singers. A Garland of Carols. Britten: A Ceremony of Carols. Ron Ka Ming Cheung, conductor; John Stephenson, piano. Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 151 Glenlake Ave. 416-519-0528. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1w =chor =pian =voic

Nov 30 3:00: Musideum. Don Naduriak: Jambanda. Latin jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. Also Nov 9 and 23. =z1c =jazz

Nov 30 3:00: Rezonance Baroque Ensemble. Power and Passion. Works by Bach, Dall'Abaco, Vivaldi, Telemann and others. Joanna Marsden, baroque flute; Rezan Onen-Lapointe, baroque violin; David Podgorski, harpsichord; Andrés Tucci-Clarke, cello. Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St. 647-779-5696. $20; $15. =z1c =cham =earl =othr

Nov 30 3:00: Royal Conservatory. Chamber Music: Zukerman Chamber Players. Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat; Brahms: Piano Quintet in f. Pinchas Zukerman, violin; Jessica Linnebach, violin; Jethro Marks, viola; Amanda Forsyth, cello; Angela Cheng, piano. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45-$90. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Nov 30 3:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Second City Guide to the Symphony. Colin Mochrie, host; Peter Oundjian, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828; 416-593-0688(Chinese). $29–$99. Also Nov 29(eve). =z1c =orch =othr

Nov 30 3:00: York University Department of Music. Wind Symphony. Works by Grainger, Reed, Copland, Shostakovich and MacKey. William Thomas, conductor. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =orch

Nov 30 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ Recitals. Andrew Ager, organ. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Nov 30 4:00: St. Olave's Anglican Church. Christmas Lights. Advent Choral Evensong followed by Christmas Tea; A Child’s Christmas in Wales; works by Vaughan Williams. St. Olave’s Choir; Olave’s Arts Guild and Consort. 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-5686. Contributions appreciated. =z1w =chor =relg

Nov 30 4:00: St. Philip's Anglican Church. Jazz Vespers: Chris Donnelly Trio. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewill offering. =z1w =jazz =relg

Nov 30 4:00: Toronto Mandolin Orchestra/National Shevchenko Musical Ensemble. Kaleidoscope of Strings. Music from classical to folk melodies with orchestral accompaniment. Dragon Boat; Pipa Nocturne; Concierto de Aranjuez; Taras Bulba Overture; and other works. Wen Zhao, Pipa; Ira Erokhina, domra; Roman Smirnov, classical guitar; Toronto Mandolin orchestra; Alexander Veprinsky, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-533-2725. $30; $15(st). =z1c =orch =worl

Nov 30 4:30: St. James Cathedral. Lessons and Carols for Advent. St. James Cathedral Choir. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. . =z1c =chor

Nov 30 7:30: Achill Choral Society. The Glory of Christmas. Puccini: Messa di Gloria; traditional carols and seasonal favourites. St. James Roman Catholic Church (Colgan), 2118 Adjala-Tecumseth Townline, Colgan. 519-939-0020. $25; $10(youth); $5(12 and under). Also Nov 23(St. Timothy Roman Catholic, Orangeville, mat), Nov 29(Christ Church, Bolton ). =z3 =chor

Nov 30 7:30: St. Paul's Anglican Church. Classy Classics and Beautiful Broadway. Jennifer Mizzi, soprano; Amanda Suzette Jones, mezzo; Manuele Mizzi, tenor; Bob Leonard, piano. 227 Church St., Newmarket. 905-853-7285. $20. Wine bar. In support of SantaFund. =z3 =voic =pian

Nov 30 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Percussion Ensemble Concert. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =othr

Nov 30 8:00: Community Baroque Orchestra of Toronto. CANCELLED In Concert. Works by Telemann, Philidor and Marais. Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St. 416-929-0125. By donation. =z1c =earl =orch

Nov 30 8:00: Musideum. Brownman plus 1. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. Also Nov 9, 23. =z1c =jazz =voic

Nov 30 8:00: York Symphony Orchestra. Prodigal Artists. Mozart: Divertimento in D; Liszt: Piano Concerto No.1; Totentanz; Stravinsky: Firebird Suite 1919. Michael Berkovsky, piano; Denis Mastromonaco, conductor. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $30; $25(sr); $15(st). Also November 29 (Aurora). =z3 =orch =pian

Dec 01 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Instrumental Masterclass Concert. Patricia Wait, conductor. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =othr

Dec 01 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Student Chamber Ensembles Concert: Brass. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =othr

Dec 01 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Orchestra. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =orch

Dec 01 8:00: Corporation of Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall. Itzhak Perlman. Vivaldi: Sonata in A for Violin and Continuo Op.2 Rv31; Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.73; Beethoven: Sonata No.7 in c Op.30; Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano No.2 in G. Itzhak Perlman, violin; Rohan De Silva, piano. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. $29.50-$129.50. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Dec 01 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society. Dave Wickerham, Wurlitzer organ. Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace. 416-449-6262. $20. =z1c =orgn

Dec 02 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Dance Series: Ballet 360. Classical and contemporary ballet. Highlights from Cinderella, Nutcracker, A Canadian Tradition and Desrosier’s Bouffonia. Ballet Jörgen. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =danc

Dec 02 12:00_noon: Nine Sparrows/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Adam Sherkin, piano. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Dec 02 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Performance Class for Singers: Songs of the Season! Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. Public welcome. =z1c =othr =voicIs this an ETCetra? RA

Dec 02 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Guitar Orchestra. Jeffrey McFadden, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =orch =othr

Dec 02 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Combos. Artie Roth and Mark Eisenman, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =orch

Dec 02 8:00: Arraymusic. Array Session #29. An evening of improvisation. Rick Sack, conductor. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm =othr =impr

Dec 03 12:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Vocal Ensembles. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =voic

Dec 03 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Andrew Adair, Organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Dec 03 2:00: York University Department of Music. Ahmed Dickinson Cardenas, guitar. Cuban. William Thomas, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =worl =othr

Dec 03 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. Jazz Series: Ripple Effect. Jazz standards and original music. Highlights from Ripple Effect album and upcoming recording. Mike Downes, bass; Larnell Lewis, drums; Robi Botos, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =jazz

Dec 03 6:00: St. James Cathedral. Cantatas in the Cathedral. Bach: Wachet! betet! betet! wachet! BWV70. Erin Bardua, soprano; Christina Stelmacovich, mezzo; Charles Davidson, tenor; Graham Robinson, baritone. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865. PWYC. =z1c =chor =voic

Dec 03 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. 11 O’clock Jazz Orchestra and Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Jim Lewis and Christine Duncan, conductors. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =chor =jazz =orch =voic

Dec 03 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Combos. Kelly Jefferson,and Kevin Turcotte, directors. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =voic

Dec 03 8:00: Musideum. Jonathan Feldman. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =voic

Dec 04 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Piano Virtuoso Series: Virtuoso Masterworks. Works by Bach, Beethoven and Liszt. Rossina Grieco, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =pian

Dec 04 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met: Alexa Wing, soprano and Peter Bishop, piano. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =pian =voic

Dec 04 12:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Vocal Ensembles. Richard Whiteman, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =voic

Dec 04 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Classical Piano Showcase. Christina Petrowska Quilico, piano/conductor. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =pian =cham

Dec 04 1:00: Encore Symphonic Concert Band. In Concert. Classics and jazz. John Edward Liddle, conductor. Encore Hall, Wilmar Heights Centre, 963 Pharmacy Ave., Scarborough. 416-346-3910. $10. Includes coffee and snack. =z1 =band =jazz

Dec 04 7:00: Royal Conservatory/Canadian Arab Institute/Small World Music. Sultans and Divas. Julie Nesrallah, mezzo; Miriam Khalil, soprano; Bassam Bishara, oud; Okotécho;  Sultans of String w. Chris McKhool, violin. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$80. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Dec 04 7:30: Classical Music Artist Management. Clarinet Fantasy. Gershwin: 3 Preludes for clarinet; Stravinsky: 3 pieces for solo clarinet; Brahms: Clarinet Sonata No.1; Luigi Bassi: Fantaisie brillante on Verdi's Rigoletto. Yao Guang Zhai, clarinet; Jeanie Chung, piano. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 647-201-9776. $20; $10(st). =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Dec 04 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. World Music Ensembles. Raigelee Alorut, World Music Artist in Residence. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =orch =worl

Dec 04 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Combos. Anthony Michelli and Frank Falco, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz =othr

Dec 04 7:30: York University Department of Music. Symphony Orchestra. Works by Wagner, Berlioz, Sibelius, Haydn and Tchaikovsky. Tribute Communities Hall, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =orch

Dec 04 8:00: Music Gallery. Emergents I, curated by Melody McKiver:  Clarinet Panic Deluxx   Cris Derksen. Cris Derksen, cello, looper, drum machines, keys and vocals; Cory Latkovich, cello; Karen Ng, saxophone; Sebastian Shinwell, guitar; D. Alex Meeks, percussion. 197 John St. 416-961-9594. $12;$8((member). =z1c =newm =othr =impr

Dec 04 8:00: Tafelmusik. The French Connection. Rebel: Les Éléments; and works by Campra, Corrette, Leclair and Rameau. Amandine Beyer, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Dec 5, 6, 7(mat). =z1c =orch

Dec 05 7:30: Sony Centre For the Performing Arts/Attila Glatz Concert Productions. Gladiator Live. Film with live music. Clara Sanabras, vocals; Motion Picture Symphony Orchestra; Tallis Choir of Toronto; Justin Freer, conductor. Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, 1 Front St. E. 1-855-872-7669. $47-$97. =z1c =othr =voic =orch =chor

Dec 05 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Symphony. Cable: Ontario Pictures; Henze: Ragtimes and Habaneras; Children’s March; Copland: Down A Country Lane; Chance: Incantation and Dance; Weill: Three Penny Music. Tony Gomes, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =orch =othr

Dec 05 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Combos. Roy Patterson, Jim Vivian and Lorne Lofsky, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Festival runs Dec 1–5(mat and eve). =z1 =jazz

Dec 05 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Siavash: Stories from the Shah-Nameh. Multi-media world premiere. Shahrokh Yadegari, composer; Gordafarid, naqal; Siamak Shajarian, vocals; Keyavash Nourai, violin, cello and kamancheh. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $50-$75. Also Dec 6. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Dec 05 8:00: Elmer Isler Singers. Handel: Messiah. Guests: Virginia Hatfield, soprano; Marion Newman, mezzo; David Pomeroy, tenor; Giles Tomkins, bass; Amadeus Choir; Lydia Adams, conductor. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-217-0537. $55; $50(sr); $20(st). =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Dec 05 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers. A Canadian Noël. Works by Canadian composers; Christmas stories from singers in the ensemble; audience carol sing-along. Hilary Apfelstadt, conductor. Guests: Mississauga Children’s Chorus (Caron Daley, conductor). St. Thomas's Anglican Church, 383 Huron St. 416-971-9229. $25; $20(sr); $10 (st). =z1c =chor =othr

Dec 05 8:00: Gallery 345. Chelsea McBride's Socialist Night School Big Band. 18-piece big band. Original compositions and arrangements influenced by socialism, ECM-style jazz, pop and nature. Chelsea McBride, composer/director. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; S10(st). =z1w =band =jazz

Dec 05 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Canadian Brass. Featuring recent CD release: Christmas Time is Here. Coletti: Bach’s Bells; Dedrick: Angel Choir and the Trumpeter; Kenton: Angels We Have Heard on High; and other works. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45-$90. =z1c =cham =othr

Dec 05 8:00: Tafelmusik. The French Connection. Rebel: Les Éléments; and works by Campra, Corrette, Leclair and Rameau. Amandine Beyer, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Dec 4, 6, 7(mat). =z1c =orch

Dec 05 8:00: Upper Canada Choristers. Winter Fanfare. Rutter: Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind; Jenkins: Stella Natalis (Celebro and Wintertide); Sevivon and We Are Lights; and other works; audience sing-along. Natasha Farnsblow, piano; Cantemos a capella Latin Ensemble; Laurie Evan Fraser, conductor. Guest: Mark Ruhnke, baritone. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-256-0510. $25; free(child & high school). =z1c =chor =othr =voic

Dec 06 2:00: Mississauga Festival Choir. Jingle Jazz. Berlin: White Christmas, Guaraldi: A Charlie Brown Christmas, and other traditional and jazz selections; sing-a-long. Guest: Shannon Butcher Trio. RBC Theatre, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $30; $28(sr/st); $25(child). Also 8:00. =z2 =chor =jazz

Dec 06 2:00: Royal Conservatory. Family Concerts: Stewart Goodyear. Nutcracker Suite (piano solo version). Stewart Goodyear, piano; dancers from Canada’s National Ballet School and Ballet Creole; singers from Toronto Children’s Chorus. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$35. 75-minute concert. =z1c =chor =danc =pian

Dec 06 3:00: Arraymusic. Udo Kasemets, Uncompromising Experimentalist, Day One. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. . Also Dec 7. See Section D, The ETCeteras, under Screenings. =z1c =newm =othr =imprdo we need to add the cost? RA

Dec 06 4:30: Beach United Church. Jazz and Reflection: Jazzy Christmas. Bill MacLean, vocals; Brian Stevens, piano. 140 Wineva Ave. 416-691-8082. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg

Dec 06 7:30: Cantores Celestes Women's Choir. An Appalachian Christmas. Walker: Appalachian Carols; Bass: Gloria; Caccini: Ave Maria; and other works. Trillium Brass; Tom Power, banjo and guitar; John Showman, violin; Ellen Meyer, piano; Kelly Galbraith, conductor. Runnymede United Church, 432 Runnymede Rd. 416-236-1522. $25. Annual donation of $1,000 to Romero House. =z1w =chor =folk =othr

Dec 06 7:30: Counterpoint Community Orchestra. A Joyful Noise. New Canadian works; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5; Holst: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity; Dvořák: Serenade for Strings Waltz. St. Luke's United Church, 353 Sherbourne St. $20; $15(students with ID); $10(under 12). 416-902-7532. =z1c =newm =orch

Dec 06 7:30: Etobicoke Centennial Choir. Sacred Traditions. Handel: Messiah(part 1); seasonal carols and songs. Carl Steinhauser, piano; Henry Renglich, conductor. Humber Valley United Church, 76 Anglesey Blvd., Etobicoke. 416-769-9271. $25. =z1w =chor =pian

Dec 06 7:30: Pax Christi Chorale. Winter Nights. J.S.Bach: Christmas Oratorio Part II; Nun komm der Heiden Heiland; Martin: Winter Nights. Michele Bogdanowicz, mezzo; Sean Clark, tenor; Doug MacNaughton, baritone. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-786-2509. $35; $30(sr); $25(st). Also Dec 7(mat). =z1c =chor =voic

Dec 06 7:30: Royal Conservatory. Mazzoleni Masters: Speak Low. Cabaret evening: Weill and Lenya's musical  journey from Berlin to Broadway. “Speak Low”; “September Song,” “Schickelgruber,” “Nanna’s Lied,” and other songs. Adi Braun, vocals; Dave Restivo, piano; Pat Collins, bass; Daniel Barnes, drums. Conservatory Theatre, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =must =othr =pian =voic

Dec 06 7:30: St. Michael’s Choir School. St Michael's Choir School at Massey Hall. Christmas Concert. Jerzy Cichocki, Teri Dunn and Kathleen Allan, conductors; William O'Meara, accompanist; guests: True North Brass; Schola Cantorum Strings. Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St. 416-872-4255. $20-$50. =z1c =chor =othr

Dec 06 7:30: Toronto Beach Chorale. In Concert. Rutter: Magnificat; other seasonal favourites. Alexa, soprano. Kingston Road United Church, 975 Kingston Rd. 416-699-6634. $25/$20(adv); $12(youth 7-18)/$10(adv); free(under 7). Cash only at the door. =z1c =chor =orch

Dec 06 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Ensemble. Bryant: Ecstatic Fanfare; Copland: Emblems; Chan Ka Nin: Memento Mori; Estacio: Frenergy; Gillingham: Be Thou My Vision; Maslanka: Give Us This Day. Jeffrey Reynolds, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =orch =othr

Dec 06 7:30: Village Voices. Christmas Joy. Seasonal music for choir and brass. Works by Pinkham, Chatman and Willcocks. Guests: Brass A Peal. Markham Missionary Church, 5438 Major Mackenzie Dr. E., Markham. 905-294-8687. $20; $10(st). =z3 =band =chor =voic

Dec 06 7:30: VOCA Chorus of Toronto. Winter North & South. Rogers: Northwest Passage; Gjeilo: Northern Lights; Susa: Carols & Lullabies: Christmas in the Southwest; and other works. Jenny Crober, conductor; Elizabeth Acker, piano. Guests: Lori Gemmell, harp; William Beauvais, guitar; Les Allt, flute/tin whistle/pan pipes; Ray Dillard, percussion. Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Ave. 416-947-8487. $25; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =pian =othr

Dec 06 7:30: York Chamber Ensemble. Winter Concert. Vivaldi: Winter; Britten: St Nicolas; Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite; other works. Guests: Trinity Festival Chorus. Trinity Anglican Church (Aurora), 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 905-727-6101. $20; $15(sr/st). =z3 =cham =chor

Dec 06 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Siavash: Stories from the Shah-Nameh. Multi-media world premiere. Shahrokh Yadegari, composer; Gordafarid, naqal; Siamak Shajarian, vocals; Keyavash Nourai, violin, cello and kamancheh. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Drive. 416-646-4677. $50-$75. Also Dec 5. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Dec 06 8:00: Greater Toronto Philharmonic Orchestra. Joy to the World. Randall Thomson: Nativity according to St. Luke; Reed (arr.): Greensleeves; Shari (arr.): Carol of the Bells. Lenard Whiting, conductor; University of Scarborough Concert Choir; Ensemble TrypTych Chamber Choir. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 647-478-6122. $25; $20. =z1c =chor =orch

Dec 06 8:00: Mississauga Festival Choir. Jingle Jazz. Berlin: White Christmas, Guaraldi: A Charlie Brown Christmas, and other traditional and jazz selections; sing-along. Guest: Shannon Butcher Trio. RBC Theatre, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $30; $28(sr/st); $25(child). Also 2:00. =z2 =chor =jazz

Dec 06 8:00: Scaramella. Lawes Unto Himself. Lawes: Harp Consorts. Julia Seager-Scott, harp; Paul Zevenhuizen, violin; Joelle Morton, bass viol; Madeleine Owen, theorbo. Victoria College Chapel, 91 Charles St. W. 416-760-8610. $30; $25(sr); $20(st); free(14 and under). =z1c =cham =earl =othr

Dec 06 8:00: Sony Centre For the Performing Arts. Distant Worlds: music from Final Fantasy. Videos and art stills of the games with live music. Music by Uematsu. Susan Calloway, vocals; Distant Worlds Philharmonic Orchestra; Tallis Choir of Toronto; Arnie Roth, conductor. Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, 1 Front St. E. 1-855-872-7669. $30-$115. =z1c =orch =voic =othr =chor

Dec 06 8:00: Tafelmusik. The French Connection. Rebel: Les Éléments; and works by Campra, Corrette, Leclair and Rameau. Amandine Beyer, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Dec 4, 5, 7(mat). =z1c =orch

Dec 06 8:00: Voices Chamber Choir. A Garland of Carols. Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Holst: Christmas Day; works by Phllips, Rutter, Chilcott and others. Ron Ka Ming Cheung, conductor; John Stephenson, piano. Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 151 Glenlake Ave. 416-519-0528. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1w =chor =voic

Dec 07 1:15: Mooredale Concerts. Music and Truffles: Jalbert and Song. Interactive performance for young audiences. David Jalbert and Wonny Song, pianos. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 x103. $13(includes a chocolate truffle at conclusion). =z1c =cham =kids =pian

Dec 07 2:00: Off Centre Music Salon. Russian Salon: St. Petersburg, Petrograd, Leningrad ... St. Petersburg. Stravinsky: L'histoire de soldat; other works. Marie Bérard, violin; Ilana Zarankin, soprano; Erica Iris Huang, mezzo; Inna Perkis and Boris Zarankin, piano; William Webster, actor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-466-1870. $60; $50(sr); $25 (age13-25); $15(child). =z1c =cham =pian =voic

Dec 07 2:00: Royal Conservatory. Mazzoleni Masters: John O’Conor & Desmond Hoebig. Nocturnes by Fields and Chopin; Beethoven: Cello Sonata No.3; Schumann: Piano Quintet. John O'Conor, piano; Desmond Hoebig, cello; guests, other members of RCM Faculty. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =cham =must =othr =pian

Dec 07 2:30: Bel Canto Singers. The Most Wonderful Time of Year. Jacqueline Mokrzewski, piano; Linda Meyer, conductor. St. Dunstan of Canterbury, 56 Lawson Rd., Scarborough. 416-286-8260. $15. Also 7:30. =z1 =chor =pian

Dec 07 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Choirs in Concert: Gloria! Young Voices Toronto (Zimfira Poloz, conductor), MacMillan Singers, Men’s Chorus, Women’s Chamber Choir and Women’s Chorus; André Heywood, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor

Dec 07 3:00: Arraymusic. Udo Kasemets, Uncompromising Experimentalist, Day Two. Musical tribute to one of Toronto's most respected thinkers and composers. Array Ensemble. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. $15. 2:00: Pre-concert talk. Reception to follow. See also Dec 6. =z1c =newm

Dec 07 3:00: Harmony Singers. It's the Holiday Season! Cool Santa, Winter Wonderland, Christmas in Killarney, The Secret of Christmas and other songs. Guest: Etobicoke School of the Arts scholarship winner. Humber Valley United Church, 76 Anglesey Blvd., Etobicoke. 416-239-5821. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1w =chor

Dec 07 3:00: Opera by Request. Humperdinck:  Hansel and Gretel. Sarah Helmers, mezzo (Hansel); Brittany Stewart, soprano (Gretel); Roz McArthur, mezzo (Witch); Austin Larusson, baritone (Father); and others; William Shookhoff, piano/music director. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. =z1c =oper

Dec 07 3:00: Orchestra Toronto. The Snowman. The Snowman (animated film) w. orchestral and choral accompaniment; Burry: A Hockey Cantata (world premiere); Plau: Concerto for Tuba and Strings. Jarrett McCourt, tuba; guests: Bach Children’s Chorus. Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St. 855-985-2787. $43; $37(sr); $15(OTopus, child). =z1n =chor =orch =othr

Dec 07 3:00: Pax Christi Chorale. Winter Nights. J.S.Bach: Christmas Oratorio Part II; Nun komm der Heiden Heiland; Martin: Winter Nights. Michele Bogdanowicz, mezzo; Sean Clark, tenor; Doug MacNaughton, baritone. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-786-2509. $35; $30(sr); $25(st). Also Dec 6(eve). =z1c =chor =voic

Dec 07 3:00: St. Michael’s Choir School. St Michael's Choir School at Massey Hall. Christmas Concert. Jerzy Cichocki, Teri Dunn and Kathleen Allan, conductors; William O'Meara, accompanist; guests: True North Brass; Schola Cantorum Strings. Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St. 416-872-4255. $20-$50. =z1c =chor =othr

Dec 07 3:00: Symphony on the Bay. Christmas Treats. Corelli: Christmas Concerto; Reed: Russian Christmas Music; Baer: God Bless Us Everyone (narration by Burlington’s Gregory Cross); carol sing-along. Guests: Burlington Civic Chorale Choir (Gary Fisher, musical director). Burlington Performing Arts Centre, 440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-681-6000. $18–$31. =z2 =chor =orch =othr

Dec 07 3:00: Syrinx Concerts Toronto. A Celebration of Canadian Composers. Kodály: Duo for violin and cello; Cherney: "Stillness of the 7th Autumn"; Schubert: Trio No.1 in b for piano, violin and cello. Patricia Parr, piano; Erika Raum, violin; Winona Zelenka, cello. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-654-0877. $25; $20(st). Post-concert meet and greet with artists. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Dec 07 3:15: Mooredale Concerts. Piano Dialogue with David Jalbert and Wonny Song. Music for two pianos. Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata; Poulenc: Les soirées de Nazelles; Ravel: Ma Mère l’Oye "Mother Goose" M.60; Schubert: Fantasie in f D940 Op.103; Rachmaninoff Suite No.2 Op.17. David Jalbert and Wonny Song, pianos. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 x103. $30; $20(under 30). =z1c =pian

Dec 07 3:30: Tafelmusik. The French Connection. Rebel: Les Éléments; and works by Campra, Corrette, Leclair and Rameau. Amandine Beyer, violin and conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $37-$89; $29-$79(sr); $15-$79(under 36). Also Dec 4-6. =z1c =orch

Dec 07 4:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Organ music for Advent. Andrew Adair, organ. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. Free. =z1c =orgn

Dec 07 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Christmas Vespers. Barlow Brass and Drums. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211x22. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg =othr

Dec 07 7:30: Bel Canto Singers. The Most Wonderful Time of Year. Jacqueline Mokrzewski, piano; Linda Meyer, conductor. St. Dunstan of Canterbury, 56 Lawson Rd., Scarborough. 416-286-8260. $15. Also 2:30. =z1 =chor =pian

Dec 07 8:00: Musideum. Steve Koven and Jayson Dale. Jazz. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =voic

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