Sunday March 1

Mar 01 1:00: Acting Up Stage Company/Obsidian Theatre Company. The Wild Party. Music and lyrics by LaChiusa; book by LaChiusa and Wolfe;  based on poem by March. Rebecca Auerbach; J. Cameron Barnett; Dan Chameroy; and others; Robert McQueen, stage director; Bob Foster, music director; Stephanie Graham, choreographer. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $25-$45. 12:15: Pre-show chat. Runs to March 8. =z1c =must

Mar 01 2:00: City of Toronto. Sunday Concert Series. George Lake Big Band. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., Scarborough. 416-397-9887. Free. =z1e =band =jazz

Mar 01 2:00: Markham Concert Band. Hollywood! Favourite hits from Robin Hood, Broadway Marches, Disney classics and others. Mike Lawson/Mubassar Amin Chaudhry, trombones. Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $22; $17(sr/st). =z3 =band

Mar 01 2:00: Off Centre Music Salon. On Love and Other Difficulties. Carla Huhtanen, soprano; Emilia Boteva, mezzo; Charles Sy, tenor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. W. 416-466-1870. $60; $50(sr/st); $25(13–25); $15(child). =z1c =kids =voic

Mar 01 2:00: Soundstreams. The Whisper Opera. Tony Arnold, soprano; International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE); David Lang, composer. The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen St. W. 416-408-0208. $67.50. Only 52 people at a time. Post-performance chat. =z1c =newm =oper

Mar 01 2:00: Toronto City Opera. Un Ballo in Maschera. Verdi. Carrie Parks, soprano (Amelia); Slava Serebrianik, tenor (Ricardo); Yevgeny Yablonovsky, baritone (Renato);  Stephanie Kim/Olivia Han, sopranos (Oscar); Louise Lo, soprano; Beatrice Carpino, director; Adolfo De Santis, conductor; Ivan Jovanovic, piano. Bickford Centre Theatre, 777 Bloor St. W. 416-978-8849. $28; $20(sr); $15(st). =z1c =oper

Mar 01 3:00: Amici Chamber Ensemble. In Remembrance. Bartók: Rhapsody No.1(for viola and piano); Golijov: Mariel(for cello and marimba); Kradjian: Elegy for Restive Souls; Komitas: Folk Song; Mansurian: Three Taghs; Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio(for clarinet, viola and piano). Kim Kashkashian, viola; Timothy Ying, violin; Beverly Johnston, percussion. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45; $40(sr); $15(st); $10(child). =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 01 3:00: Arraymusic. Contemporary Classical Brass Quintet Concert. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm =othr

Mar 01 3:00: Beach United Church. Orpheus Choir at the Beach. Rutter: Requiem; MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross (excerpts); and other works. Guest: Ted Moroney, organ. 140 Wineva Ave. 416-691-8082. $25.00. =z1c =chor =relg

Mar 01 3:00: Oriana Women’s Choir. Songs of Our Sisters. Guest: O'Pears vocal trio. Grace Church on-the-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd. 416-978-8849. $25; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =voic

Mar 01 3:00: Royal Conservatory. Marc-André Hamelin, Piano. Field: Andante inédit in E-flat H64; Hamelin: Chaconne; Debussy: Images, Book II L.111 (Cloches à travers les feuilles; Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut; Poissons d’or); Yedidia: Sonata No.3 “Outcries”; Schubert: Piano Sonata No.21 in B-flat D960. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $30-$75. =z1c =pian

Mar 01 3:00: Syrinx Concerts Toronto. Women to Watch: Anastasia Rizikov, Piano. Burge: "Studies From Poetry" (2009); Scarlatti: Sonatas in C and d (1756-57); Haydn: Sonata Hob XVI in E-flat (1794); Chopin: Preludes from Op.28 (1839); Grande Polonaise in A-flat Op.53 (1830-31); Tchaikovsky: Romance in f Op.5 (1868). Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-654-0877. $25; $20(st). =z1c =pian

Mar 01 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. David Briggs, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 01 4:00: Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Organ Music for Lent. Andrew Adair, organ. 477 Manning Ave. 416-531-7955. Free. =z1c =orgn

Mar 01 4:00: Toronto Classical Singers. Music from Two Great Rivals. Salieri: Mass No.1 in D; Mozart: Requiem. Sheila Dietrich; Danielle MacMillan; James McLennan; Michael Nyby; Talisker Players Orchestra; Jurgen Petrenko, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-443-1490. $30; $25(sr/st). Wheelchair accessible. =z1c =chor =orch =relg

Mar 01 4:00: Toronto Singing Studio. Vivace Vox: An Irving Berlin Reunion. Linda Eyman, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-455-9238. $20; $15(sr/st). =z1c =chor =voic

Mar 01 7:00: New Music Concerts. An Evening with Paul Griffiths. Discussion of collaboration with Elliott Carter on opera What Next? Paul Griffiths, critic, novelist and librettist. Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-961-9594. $100/$150(for 2). Door prizes and refreshments. Benefit for New Music Concerts; charitable receipt for CRA allowable portion of ticket price. =z1w =newm =oper =othr

Mar 01 7:00: Soulpepper Concert Series. American Pie - A Songbook Investigation. An exploration of the musical references in Don McLean's folk-rock anthem, from Buddy Holly to Dylan to Joplin to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $22-$60. Also Feb 27, Mar 8 (start times vary). =z1c =othr =voic

Mar 01 7:00: St. Matthew's Anglican Church/Bobolink Productions. Voices of Wales. Welsh songs: Men of Harlech, All Through the Night, The Ash Grove and others; readings from Welsh poets Dylan Thomas and Emlyn Williams; Welsh hymns with audience sing-along. Vivienne Muhling, actor/narrator; Gaynor Jones, soprano; Robert Missen, tenor; David Low, piano. St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 126 Plains Rd. E., Burlington. 905-632-1233. $15. Proceeds to benefit the Church music program. =z2 =othr =pian =voic

Mar 01 7:30: Mississauga Choral Society. How Mozart Sings. MCS Chorus. St. Hilary's Anglican Church, 2055 Hurontario St, Mississauga. 905-278-7059. $10. =z2 =chor

Mar 01 7:30: Victoria Scholars. Songs of Love. Works by Brahms, Cabena, Fauré, Rutter, Tallis, Vaughan Williams and others. Jerzy Cichocki, music director. Our Lady Of Sorrows Catholic Church, 3055 Bloor St. W. 416-761-7776. $30/$25(adv); $25/$20(sr/st). =z1w =chor

Mar 01 8:00: Somewhere There/Arraymusic. Audiopollination 28.1. Michael Snow/ Diane Roblin/ Bill Gilliam, pianos; Nobuo Kubota, vocals; Glen Hall, saxophone/flute. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. $10/PWYC. =z1c =newm =pian =voic =othr

Monday March 2

Mar 02 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Classical instrumental Concert. Featuring student soloists. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =cham =othr

Mar 02 7:30: Associates of the Toronto Symphony. Five Small Concerts: Chamber Ensembles of TSYO. Works by Wyre, Haufrecht, Brahms, Farr and others. Chamber Ensembles of Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-282-6636. $20; $17(sr/st). =z1c =cham =othr

Tuesday March 3

Mar 03 12:00_noon: Jeunesses Musicales Ontario/Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Modern Sketches. Works by Boccherini, Grieg, Kindle, Roux, Bogdanović and Assad. Quatuor Fandango. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =newm

Mar 03 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Rising Stars Recital. Students from the University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free, donations welcome. =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 03 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. David Briggs, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcome. =z1c =orgn

Mar 03 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano: Martin Soderbergh. Chopin: 24 Etudes. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =pian

Wednesday March 4

Mar 04 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Dance Series: Forcier/Norman. Marie France Forcier and Tracey Norman, choreographers. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =danc

Mar 04 12:30: Yorkminster Park Music Library. Andrew Adair, Organ. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Mar 04 8:00: Flato Markham Theatre. World Stage: Jake Shimabukuro, Ukulele. Jazz, blues, rock, bluegrass, classical and folk. 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $54-$59. =z3 =folk =jazz =othr =worl

Mar 04 8:00: Toronto Oratory. Oratorium Saeculare for Lent:. Taverner: Sanctus, Benedictus; Agnus Dei from Missa Corona Spinea; Palestrina: Nunc Dimittis; Rota: Ave Regina for 8 voices; motets by Gesualdo, Tallis and Brunetti. Bronwyn Thies-Thompson, and Natalie Ziadé, soprano; Simon Honeyman, and Richard Whittall, alto; and others; Philip Fournier, conductor. The Oratory, Holy Family Church, 1372 King St. W. 416-532-2879. Free. =z1c =chor =relg =voic

Mar 04 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. New Creations Festival: Masterworks Series: let me tell you. Harman: Lieder und Arien (World premiere); Benjamin: Duet for Piano and Orchestra (Canadian premiere); Abrahamsen: let me tell you (North American premiere). Barbara Hannigan, soprano; Ryan MacEvoy McCullough, piano; George Benjamin, conductor; Peter Oundjian, conductor and host. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. $33-$145. Pre-concert performance and post-concert party in lobby. =z1c =newm =orch =pian =voic

Thursday March 5

Mar 05 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Duo Concertante. Schubert: Rondeau brilliant, D.895; Fantasia, D.934; Chan Ka Nin: new work. Nancy Dahn, violin; Timothy Steeves, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =pian

Mar 05 12:15: Organix Concerts. Gordon Mansell, organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-769-3893 or 1-877-769-5224. Freewill offering in support of the MET organ restoration project. =z1c =orgn

Mar 05 1:00: Encore Symphonic Concert Band. Classics and Jazz. John Edward Liddle, conductor. Wilmar Heights Centre, 963 Pharmacy Ave., Scarborough. 416-346-3910. $10. Incl. coffee and snack. =z1 =band =jazz

Mar 05 7:30: Opera York. The Magic Flute. Mozart. Gary Relyea, bass (Sarastro); Nicole Dubinsky, soprano (Queen of the Night); Riccardo Iannello, tenor (Tamino); Geoffrey Butler, artistic director; Renee Salewski, stage director. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $40-$50; $25(st). Also Mar 7. =z3 =oper

Mar 05 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Orchestra. Guests: JAZZ.FM91 Youth Big Band. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =band =jazz

Mar 05 8:00: Musideum. A Lonely Tribute to George Gershwin. Classical/jazz/world. Maestro Michael Pronsky. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =jazz =pian =worl

Mar 05 8:00: Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. Dan Cooper Concert Series: Jake Shimabukuro, Ukulele. Jazz, blues, rock, bluegrass, classical and folk. 130 Navy St., Oakville. 905-815-2021. $55. =z2 =folk =jazz =othr =worl

Mar 05 8:00: Victoria College Drama Society. Company: A Musical Comedy. Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by George Furth. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $15;$10(sr/st). Also Mar 6, 7. =z1c =must

Friday March 6

Mar 06 12:10: Music at St Andrew's. Noontime Recital: Emily Chiang, Piano. St. Andrew's Church, King and Simcoe, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free. =z1c =pian

Mar 06 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Mar 13, 20, 27. Lunch and snack friendly. =z1c =pian

Mar 06 7:00: Acting Up Stage Company/Obsidian Theatre Company. The Wild Party. Music and lyrics by LaChiusa; book by LaChiusa and Wolfe;  based on poem by March. Rebecca Auerbach; J. Cameron Barnett; Dan Chameroy; and others; Robert McQueen, stage director; Bob Foster, music director; Stephanie Graham, choreographer. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $25-$49. 6:15: Pre-show chat. Post-show chat. Runs to March 8. =z1c =must

Mar 06 7:30: Capella Intima/Gallery Players of Niagara. An Evening of Antient Music. Purcell: Dido and Aeneas; other rounds, catches and airs. Sheila Dietrich, soprano; Jenny Enns Modolo, alto; Bud Roach, tenor; David Roth, baritone. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 905-517-3594. Suggested donation $20. =z1c =chor =oper =voic

Mar 06 7:30: Elmer Iseler Singers. Warrior Songs. Togni: Warrior Songs (premiere); texts from Buddhism, Malcolm X and the Roman Catholic Liturgy. Jerry Granelli, percussion; Lydia Adams, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-217-0537. $40; $35(sr); $15(st). =z1c =chor =newm =othr

Mar 06 7:30: Toronto Heliconian Club. The Music in Our Lives. Readings from Ann Elizabeth Carson’s book We All Become Stories;  jazz works and dance performances. Ann Elizabeth Carson, author; Peggy Mahon, vocals; Danny McErlain, piano; Noriko Yamamoto, dancer and mime artist. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. $25; $20(sr/st). Post-concert reception. =z1c =danc =jazz =othr =voic =pian

Mar 06 8:00: Aga Khan Museum/Small World Music. Radik Tyulyush and Tanya Tagaq. Mongolian and Inuit throat singers. Live accompaniment to silent film Nanook of the North. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $35-$55. Also Mar 7. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Mar 06 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. 2015 Great Artist Music Series: Moshe Hammer, Violin. Works by Brahms, Franck and Sarasate. Moshe Hammer, violin; Angela Park, piano. Brevik Hall, Aurora Cultural Centre, 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. $34;         $28(sr/st). =z3 =cham =othr =pian

Mar 06 8:00: Show One Productions. Vadim Repin. Bartók: Violin Rhapsody No.1; Debussy: Violin Sonata; Ravel: Tzigane; Stravinsky: Divertimento; Tchaikovsky: Meditation; Scherzo. Vadim Repin, violin; Svetlana Smolina, piano. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $65-$125. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 06 8:00: Somewhere There/Arraymusic. Nick Fraser Quartet Featuring Tony Malaby. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm =

Mar 06 8:00: TorQ/Music Gallery. TorQ: Sextet. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-961-9594. $20; $10(sr/st); $15(mem/arts worker). 7:30: Doors open. =z1c =newm

Mar 06 8:00: Victoria College Drama Society. Company: A Musical Comedy. Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by George Furth. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $15;$10(sr/st). Also Mar 5, 7. =z1c =must

Mar 06 8:00: York University Department of Music. Improv Soirée. An evening of improvisation in a participatory "open mic" set-up, hosted by Casey Sokol. Sterling Beckwith Studio, 235 Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Performers and observers welcome. =z1 =impr

Saturday March 7

Mar 07 10:00am: Royal Botanical Gardens. Jazz Brunch  Concert Series. Kevin Barrett and Julie Michaels. 680 Plains Rd. W., Burlington. $37;$21(age 4-12);$4(age 1-4). 905-825-5040. =z2 =jazz =othr

Mar 07 1:00: Acting Up Stage Company/Obsidian Theatre Company. The Wild Party. Music and lyrics by LaChiusa; book by LaChiusa and Wolfe;  based on poem by March. Rebecca Auerbach; J. Cameron Barnett; Dan Chameroy; and others; Robert McQueen, stage director; Bob Foster, music director; Stephanie Graham, choreographer. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $25-$45. Also 8:00. 12:15: Pre-show chat. Post-show chat. Runs Feb 20 to March 8. =z1c =must

Mar 07 2:00: Paskke String Quartet. In Concert. Mendelssohn: String Quartet Op.13, Brahms: clarinet quintet; and other works. Guest: Paul Weston. Aurora Cultural Centre, 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. $15, $10(sr/st); free(under 6). =z3 =cham =othr

Mar 07 2:00: Royal Conservatory. Jon Batiste and Stay Human: A Family Concert. A jambalaya of funk, rhythm, the blues, and spirituals. Jon Batiste, jazz piano and his quartet. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$35. Also 8:00. =z1c =jazz =othr

Mar 07 4:30: Beach United Church. Malvern Dance Band and Jazz Choir: Up Jumped Spring. 140 Wineva Ave. 416-691-8082. Freewill offering. =z1c =band =chor =jazz

Mar 07 7:30: Counterpoint Community Orchestra. 4. Beethoven: Symphony No. 4; Salieri: Variations on La Folia di Spagna; Miaskov: Concertino "Bayda"; Grieg: Selections from Peer Gynt. Boris Ostapienko, bandura. St. Luke's United Church, 353 Sherbourne St. 416-762-9257. $20/$18(adv); $15(st); $10(under 12). =z1c =orch =othr

Mar 07 7:30: Jubilate Singers. Rhythm Fusion. Chilcott: A Little Jazz Mass; Luboff: African Mass;  Jansson/Eriksson: To The Mothers In Brazil: Salve Regina. 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

Mar 07 7:30: MCS Chorus. Mozart for Mississauga. Vesperae Solennes de Confessore and other works. Full Mississauga Choral Society choir, soloists and chamber orchestra. First United Church (Port Credit), 151 Lakeshore Rd W., Mississauga. 905-278-7059. $20; $10(under 18). =z2 =chor =orch =voic

Mar 07 7:30: Opera York. The Magic Flute. Mozart. Gary Relyea, bass (Sarastro); Nicole Dubinsky, soprano (Queen of the Night); Riccardo Iannello, tenor (Tamino); Geoffrey Butler, artistic director; Renee Salewski, stage director. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. 905-787-8811. $40-$50; $25(st). Also Mar 5. =z3 =oper

Mar 07 7:30: Orpheus Choir of Toronto. The Soul's Journey. Rutter: Requiem; MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross. Eglinton St. George's United Church, 35 Lytton Blvd. 416-530-4428. $35; $30(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor

Mar 07 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. New Creations Festival: Casual Series: Written on Skin. Opera-in-concert in English with surtitles. Benjamin: Written on Skin. Barbara Hannigan, soprano; Krisztina Szabó, mezzo; Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Isaiah Bell, tenor; Christopher Purves, baritone; George Benjamin, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-593-4828. $33-$145. Pre-concert performance in lobby; post-concert chat on stage. =z1c =newm =oper =orch =voic

Mar 07 7:30: York Chamber Ensemble. Spring Concert. Vivaldi: Spring; Brandenburg: Concerto No.5; Bach: Double Violin Concerto; Cantata No.214; Hovhaness: Prayer for St Gregory. Trinity Anglican Church (Aurora), 79 Victoria St., Aurora. 905-727-6101. $20; $15(sr/st). =z3 =cham

Mar 07 8:00: Acting Up Stage Company/Obsidian Theatre Company. The Wild Party. Music and lyrics by LaChiusa; book by LaChiusa and Wolfe;  based on poem by March. Rebecca Auerbach; J. Cameron Barnett; Dan Chameroy; and others; Robert McQueen, stage director; Bob Foster, music director; Stephanie Graham, choreographer. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $25-$55. Also 1:00. 7:15: Pre-show chat. Runs to March 8. =z1c =must

Mar 07 8:00: Aga Khan Museum/Small World Music. Radik Tyulyush and Tanya Tagaq. Mongolian and Inuit throat singers. Live accompaniment to silent film Nanook of the North. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $35-$55. Also Mar 6. =z1c =othr =voic =worl

Mar 07 8:00: Music Gallery/Native Women In The Arts/Bold As Love Collective/Muskrat Magazine. Catalyst Cafe: Skookum Sound Crew. Guests: Lido Pimienta & Sarah Yankoo. Music Gallery, 197 John St. . $20; $10(sr/youth/mem/arts worker). 7:00: Doors open. =z1c =newm =othr

Mar 07 8:00: Musicians in Ordinary. Donne on Love and Death. Donne: An Epithalamion, or Marriage Song on The Lady Elizabeth and Count Palatine on being Married on St. Valentine's Day; Nocturnal Upon St. Lucy's Day; poems of John Donne set to music by Campion, Dowland and others. John Edwards, renaissance lutes; Hallie Fishel, soprano; Seth Lerer, readings. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-535-9956. $30; $20(sr/st). =z1c =earl =othr =voic

Mar 07 8:00: Musideum. Nhapitapi Mbira. World. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =voic =worl

Mar 07 8:00: Royal Conservatory. Jon Batiste and Stay Human: A Family Concert. A jambalaya of funk, rhythm, the blues, and spirituals. Jon Batiste, jazz piano and his quartet. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$70. Also 2:00. =z1c =jazz =othr

Mar 07 8:00: Scaramella. Telemania. Telemann: Paris Quartets. Kim Pineda, baroque flute; Edwin Huizinga, baroque violin; Joëlle Morton, bass viol; Sara-Anne Churchill, harpsichord. Victoria College Chapel, 91 Charles St. W. 416-760-8610. $30; $25(sr); $20(st); free(14 and under). =z1c =cham =earl =othr

Mar 07 8:00: Victoria College Drama Society. Company: A Musical Comedy. Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by George Furth. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $15;$10(sr/st). =z1c =must

Mar 07 9:00: Swamperella. 20th Annual Mardi Gras Dance and Masquerade Party. Cajun and Zydeco dance music. Tranzac Club Main Hall, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-923-8137. $20. 7:30: Doors open; 8:00 dance lesson. =z1c =danc =othr

Sunday March 8

Mar 08 1:00: Acting Up Stage Company/Obsidian Theatre Company. The Wild Party. Music and lyrics by LaChiusa; book by LaChiusa and Wolfe;  based on poem by March. Rebecca Auerbach; J. Cameron Barnett; Dan Chameroy; and others; Robert McQueen, stage director; Bob Foster, music director; Stephanie Graham, choreographer. Berkeley Street Theatre, 26 Berkeley St. 416-368-3110. $25-$45. 12:15: Pre-show chat. Runs to March 8. =z1c =must

Mar 08 1:30: Seicho-No-Ie Centre. 6 Cellists, 6 Concerts, 6 Bach Suites. Bach: Suite for unaccompanied cello, No.3. Rachel Mercer, cello. Seicho-No-Ie Toronto, 662 Victoria Park Ave. 416-690-8686. $20. =z1c =cham

Mar 08 2:00: City of Toronto. Sunday Concert Series. Thornhill Swing Band. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., Scarborough. 416-397-9887. Free. =z1e =band =jazz

Mar 08 2:00: Soulpepper Concert Series. American Pie - A Songbook Investigation. An investigation of the meaning and musical references of Don McLean's folk-rock anthem, from Buddy Holly to Dylan to Joplin to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $22-$60. Also Mar 1, 8 (start times vary). =z1c =othr =voicDAVID: All these soulpepper descriptions feel like advertorial. - BW

Mar 08 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts Newmarket. L'Accordéoniste. Kimberly Barber, mezzo; Mary-Lou Vetere, accordion; Peter Tiefenbach, piano; Carol Bauman, percussion. Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket. 905-953-5122. $26; $20(sr); $10(st). =z3 =othr =pian =voic

Mar 08 2:30: Recitals at Rosedale. Serenades...Forgotten and Found. Works by Debussy; Palej; Raum (world premiere); Gounod; Viardot; and others. Gillian Keith, soprano; Michele Bogdanowicz, mezzo; Charles Sy, tenor; Rachel Andrist, piano. Rosedale Presbyterian Church, 129 Mt. Pleasant Rd. 416-921-1931. $35. =z1c =pian =voic =cham

Mar 08 3:00: Hart House Music Committee. Sunday Concerts. Véronique Mathieu, violin, and Stephanie Chua, piano. Great Hall, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Mar 08 3:00: Rosedale United Church. Fairest Isle. Works by Dowland, Purcell, G.F. Handel, Vaughan Williams, Britten and other traditional, popular and classical music from England. Robert Missen, tenor; Deborah Overes, contralto; Melody McShane/Sandra Mogensen, pianos; Louis Simao, guitar. 159 Roxborough Dr. 905-632-6047. $20. Proceeds to benefit the Church music program. =z1c =folk =othr =voic

Mar 08 3:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Kahane Swensen Brey Trio. Mozart: Piano Trio No.4 in E K542; Schumann: Piano Trio No.1 in d Op.63; Ravel: Piano Trio in a; Schoenfield: Café Music, for piano trio. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $30-$80. =z1c =cham =pian

Mar 08 3:15: Mooredale Concerts. The Vienna Piano Trio. Beethoven: Ten Variations on "Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu" in G Op.121a; Schumann: Fantasiestücke Op.88; Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No.1 in d Op.49. Bogdan Bozovic, violin; Matthias Gredler, cello; Stefan Mendl, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-922-3714 x103. $30; $20(under 30). =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Mar 08 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. Andrew Ager, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 08 4:00: St. Philip's Anglican Church. Jazz Vespers: Barry Livingston Group. Suba Sankaran, vocals; Barry Livingston, piano; Colleen Allen, sax/flute; Kobi Hass, bass; Paul Fitterer, drums. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewill offering. =z1w =jazz =voic =pian =othr

Mar 08 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers: Tribute to Wes Montgomery. Nathan Hiltz, guitar; Amanda Tosoff, piano; Steve Wallace, bass; Brian Barlow, drums and tribute talk. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211 x22. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =relg =othr =pian

Mar 08 7:00: Soulpepper Concert Series. American Pie - A Songbook Investigation. An investigation of the meaning and musical references of Don McLean's folk-rock anthem, from Buddy Holly to Dylan to Joplin to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Young Centre for the Performing Arts, Distillery District, 50 Tank House Ln. 416-866-8666. $22-$60. Also Mar 1, 8 (start times vary). =z1c =othr =voic

Mar 08 8:00: Continuum. 30 More! Works by Ayres, Cutler, Öcal, Doell and Höstman. Ryan Scott, percussion. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-924-4945. $10–$30. 7:30: Pre-concert chat. =z1c =newm =othr

Mar 08 8:00: Somewhere There/Arraymusic. Somewhere There Presents. Performers t.b.a. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm

Monday March 9

Mar 09 8:00: Gallery 345. Breaking Into Song: The Music of Scott Christian, Colleen & Akiva and Kevin Wong. Contemporary musical theatre. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $15. =z1w =must =newm

Mar 09 8:00: Toronto Theatre Organ Society. Wurlitzer Theatre Organ Pops at Casa Loma. Pierre Fracalanza. Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace. 416-449-6262. $20. =z1c =orgn

Tuesday March 10

Mar 10 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Gamelan Plus. Indonesian traditions and new music. Evergreen Club. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =folk =newm =worl

Mar 10 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/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

Mar 10 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. Conrad Gold, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 10 7:30: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Pärt: Passio. Toronto Mendelssohn Choir; Festival Chamber Ensemble; Michael Colvin, tenor; Jeremy Bowes, bass; Noel Edison, conductor. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-598-0422 x221. $35-$45; $35-$42(sr); $20(VoxTix 30 and under). Also Mar 11. =z1c =chor =orgn =voic =relg =othr

Mar 10 8:00: Alliance française Toronto/Commission of the Alliances Françaises in Canada. Cities: Thibault Cauvin, Classical Guitar. Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd. 416-922-2014 x37. $20/$15(mem); $10(sr mem/under 25 mem); $17(sr partners/under 25 partners). =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 10 8:00: Arraymusic. Audiopollination. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm

Mar 10 8:00: Music Toronto. Till Fellner, pianist. J. S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II Prelude & Fugue - No. 5 in D Major, BWV 874; No. 6 in D Minor, BWV 875; No. 7 in E-flat Major, BWV 876; No. 8 in D-sharp Minor, BWV 877; Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 4 in E-flat, K. 282; Alexander Stankovski:  Traumprotokoll (Dream Journal) (2014); Schumann: Kreisleriana, Op. 16. Till Fellner. 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. Toronto recital debut. =z1c =cham =pian

Mar 10 8:00: Talisker Players. On a Darkling Plain: songs of hope and longing, despair and redemption, and the quest for meaning. Featuring readings from The Outermost Dream by William Maxwell. Barber: Dover Beach; Davies: Prospice; Hess: The Cloths of Heaven; Shostakovich: Seven Romances on Poems by Alexander Blok; Tavener: Akhmatova Poems. Ilana Zarankin, soprano; Joel Allison, baritone; Stewart Arnott, reader; Talisker Players. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-466-1800. $35; $25(sr); $15(st). 7:15: Pre-concert chat. Also Mar 11. =z1c =cham =voic =othr

Wednesday March 11

Mar 11 12:00_noon: Hart House. Midday Mosaics: Samantha Chang Trio. Tan: Two Lyrics of Yi People; Borne: Fantaisie brillante sur Carmen; Doppler: Andante and Rondo Op.25; Mower: Deviations on the Carnival of Venice. Samantha Chang, Christopher Lee, flute; Narine Mardoyan, piano. Hart House, East Common Room, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-7585. Free. Complimentary light refreshments. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 11 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. Jazz Series: Chansons Refusées. Broadway and jazz. Alex Samaras, voice; Bobby Hsu and others. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =jazz =must =voic

Mar 11 7:30: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Pärt: Passio. Toronto Mendelssohn Choir; Festival Chamber Ensemble; Michael Colvin, tenor; Jeremy Bowes, bass; Noel Edison, conductor. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-598-0422 x221. $35-$45; $35-$42(sr); $20(VoxTix 30 and under). Also Mar 10. =z1c =chor =orgn =relg =voic

Mar 11 7:30: York University Department of Music. Chamber Choir. Works by Byrd, Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Palestrina, Purcell and others. Ted Moroney, piano. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =chor =pian

Mar 11 8:00: Talisker Players. On a Darkling Plain: songs of hope and longing, despair and redemption, and the quest for meaning. Featuring readings from The Outermost Dream by William Maxwell. Barber: Dover Beach; Davies: Prospice; Hess: The Cloths of Heaven; Shostakovich: Seven Romances on Poems by Alexander Blok; Tavener: Akhmatova Poems. Ilana Zarankin, soprano; Joel Allison, baritone; Stewart Arnott, reader; Talisker Players. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-466-1800. $35; $25(sr); $15(st). 7:15: Pre-concert chat. Also Mar 10. =z1c =cham =voic =othr

Mar 11 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks Series: Beethoven Symphony No.7. Casella: Italia; R. Strauss: Four Last Songs; Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod "Mild und leise" (from Tristan und Isolde); Beethoven: Symphony No.7. Adrianne Pieczonka, soprano; Gianandrea Noseda, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$145. Also Mar 12, 14. =z1c =orch =voic

Thursday March 12

Mar 12 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Clarinet Fantasy. Works by Gershwin, Stravinsky, Brahms and Bassi. Yao Guang Zhai, clarinet; Jeanie Chung, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Mar 12 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met:  John Paul Farahat, Organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

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

Mar 12 1:30: Women's Musical Club of Toronto. Brassfire. Classic and contemporary works by Bach, Debussy, Piazzolla, Ellington, Gilliland and others. Jens Lindemann, trumpet; Kristian Alexandrov, piano, percussion; Mike Downes, bass; Ted Warren, drums. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-923-7052. $45. =z1c =cham

Mar 12 2:00: Northern District Public Library. Orchardviewers: Concert. Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free. =z1c =cham

Mar 12 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Dominick Argento: Postcard from Morocco. Spring major opera production. Michael Cavanagh, stage director; Leslie Dala, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Also Mar 13, 14, 15(mat). =z1c =oper

Mar 12 7:30: York University Department of Music. Concert Series: Rhythms of India. Original works. Trichy Sankaran, mrdangam/kanjira; Autorickshaw: Suba Sankaran, voice; Dylan Bell, piano/guitar; Ed Hanley, tabla. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(st). =z1 =othr =pian =worl

Mar 12 8:00: Aga Khan Museum/Ashkenaz Foundation. Spotlight on Israeli Culture: Diwan Saz Interfaith Ensemble. Multicultural ensemble of Jewish, Muslim, Christian and Bedouin musicians. Ancient music from Central Asia, Turkey, Persia, and the Holy Land. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $28-$34. =z1c =earl =othr =voic =worl

Mar 12 8:00: Aurora Cultural Centre. Dala Girls In Concert. Folk duo. 22 Church St., Aurora. 905-713-1818. $30; $25(adv). =z3 =folk

Mar 12 8:00: Flato Markham Theatre. All That Jazz! New Orleans Jazz. Preservation Hall Jazz Band. 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $69–$74. =z3 =band =jazz

Mar 12 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano: Brendan Fox. Ives: Concord Sonata; Corigliano: Fantasia on an ostinato. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). Pre-concert lecture. =z1w =pian

Mar 12 8:00: Hammond Associates. Kodo Drummers One Earth Tour: Mystery. Tamasaburo Bando, director. Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, 1 Front St. E. 1-855-872-7669. $55-$95. 7:00: pre-show talk (limited to first 250) with Nagata Shachu Japanese Taiko and Music Ensemble of Toronto. =z1c =othr =worl

Mar 12 8:00: Musideum. Mimi and Friends. Blues. Dave Patel and Greg Keyes. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $25. =z1c =othr =worl

Mar 12 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks Series: Beethoven Symphony No.7. Casella: Italia; R. Strauss: Four Last Songs; Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod "Mild und leise" (from Tristan und Isolde); Beethoven: Symphony No.7. Adrianne Pieczonka, soprano; Gianandrea Noseda, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$145. Also Mar 11, 14. =z1c =oper =orch =voic

Mar 12 8:00: WolfPAC. Bare: A Pop Opera. Music and book by Damon Intrabartolo; lyrics and book by Jon Hartmere Jr.directed by Lanndis De Lallo. Robert Gill Theatre, University of Toronto, 214 College St. 416-978-8849. $25;$15(sr/st). Also March 13,14. =z1c =must

Friday March 13

Mar 13 12:10: Music at St Andrew's. Noontime Recital: Trio Arabica. Laurissa Chitty, violin; Andrés Tucci Clarke, cello; Renée Barabash, piano. St. Andrew's Church, King and Simcoe, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 13 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Mar 6, 20, 27. Lunch and snack friendly. =z1c =pian

Mar 13 5:30: Canadian Music Centre. CMC on the 13th: Portrait of a Pioneer -- The Vocal Music of Jean Coulthard. Jennifer Taverner, soprano. 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. $20/$15(adv). =z1c =voic

Mar 13 7:30: Brott Music Festival. Jeans N' Classics and Boris Brott perform Billy Joel and Elton John. National Academy Orchestra. Burlington Performing Arts Centre, 440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-525-7664. $38. 6:00: Craft Beer Tasting. =z2 =orch

Mar 13 7:30: Florivox. Past Melodies: A Global Journey. Works by Hopkins, Leite, McGlynn and Paranjoti. Frances Farrell, conductor. Guests: Mark Ramsay, piano; Marsha Coffey, percussion. First Unitarian Church, 175 St. Clair Ave. W. 902-456-9469. $20/$15(adv); $15(sr/st). =z1c =chor =pian =othr

Mar 13 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Dominick Argento: Postcard from Morocco. Spring major opera production. Michael Cavanagh, stage director; Leslie Dala, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Also Mar 12, 14, 15(mat). =z1c =oper

Mar 13 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Emel Mathlouthi. Tunisian-born singer-songwriter incorporates trip-hop and rock elements into her distinctly lyrical style. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $45-$65. =z1c =voic =worl

Mar 13 8:00: D.D.A. Productions. Glenn Miller Orchestra. Standards such as "In the Mood," "Moonlight Serenade," "Chattanooga Choo Choo," "Tuxedo Junction" and more. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-872-4255. $77-$99. =z1c =band =jazz =orch

Mar 13 8:00: Essential Opera. Essential Zarzuela. Vives: Bohemios; other Spanish zarzuela repertoire. Maureen Batt, Kelsey Vicary, Stephanie DeCiantis, soprano; Fabian Arciniegas, tenor; Heather Jewson, mezzo-soprano; Kate Carver, music director. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 647-290-7970. $25;$20(sr/st/arts worker). =z1c =must =oper =voic

Mar 13 8:00: Massey Hall/Small World Music. Camané. Fado. Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge St. 416-872-4255. $29.50–$59.50. =z1c =folk =voic =worl

Mar 13 8:00: Rose Theatre Brampton. Preservation Hall Jazz Band. That’s It, Tailgate Ramble and other works. 1 Theatre Ln., Brampton. 905-874-2800. $53-$63. =z2 =jazz

Mar 13 8:00: WolfPAC. Bare: A Pop Opera. Music and book by Damon Intrabartolo; lyrics and book by Jon Hartmere Jr.directed by Lanndis De Lallo. Robert Gill Theatre, University of Toronto, 214 College St. 416-978-8849. $25;$15(sr/st). Also March 12,14. =z1c =must

Saturday March 14

Mar 14 2:00: WolfPAC. Bare: A Pop Opera. Music and book by Damon Intrabartolo; lyrics and book by Jon Hartmere Jr.; directed by Lanndis De Lallo. Robert Gill Theatre, University of Toronto, 214 College St. 416-978-8849. $25;$15(sr/st). Also March 12,13, 14(8pm). =z1c =must

Mar 14 4:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Taylor Academy Showcase Concert. Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. Free(ticket required). =z1c =cham =pian =voic

Mar 14 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Dominick Argento: Postcard from Morocco. Spring major opera production. Michael Cavanagh, stage director; Leslie Dala, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Also Mar 12, 13, 15(mat). =z1c =oper

Mar 14 8:00: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Subscription Concert #4. Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun; Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Op.35; Dvořák: Symphony No.8 in G Op.88. Alexander Volkov, violin. P.C. Ho Theatre, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-879-5566. $33/$53(premium); $28(sr/st)/$43(premium); free(under 12). =z1e =orch =othr

Mar 14 8:00: Kouraba Toronto Centre for Cultural Advancement. Jazz-Mandingue. Afro-Jazz. Kaabi Kouyaté; Amara Kante, percussion; Bryant Didier, bass; Mark Kelso, drums; Richard Uglow, keyboards; and others. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. $40/$25(adv before Jan 31)/$30(adv after Jan 31). =z1c =jazz =worl =othr

Mar 14 8:00: Long & McQuade/Powell Flutes. Flute Recital with Paul Edmund-Davies, flute and Jeanie Chung, piano. Works by Rabboni, Chaminade, Hue, Godard and A. Scott. St. Andrew's United Church, 117 Bloor St. E. 416-588-7886. $20; $10(sr/st). 12:00-5:00 pm flute masterclass; see section D Masterclasses. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 14 8:00: Music Gallery/Ashkenaz Foundation/Koffler Centre for the Arts. Lanka Suite & Khôra. Polyrhythmic music that draws on Balkan-jazz fusion, classical, African, South Indian, Brazilian, and Klezmer music. Kardonne: Lanka Suite; Ramolo: Khôra. The Thing Is: Mike Wark, flute; Peter Lutek, alto saxophone; Tom Richards, trombone; and others; GREX: Felicity Williams, Robin Dann, William Reid, Ryan Brouwer and Ghislain Aucoin, voices; Guest: Jane Bunnett, soprano saxophone. Music Gallery, 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $25/$20(adv); $15(mem); $10(st). =z1c =newm =othr =voic =worl

Mar 14 8:00: Musideum. Jay Semko. Folk. Guest: Lawrie Ingles. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =folk =worl

Mar 14 8:00: New Music Concerts/Organix. Duo Szathmáry/Tzschoppe. Paparousos: 2 II; Schulz: ORGANOLOGICS Op.54; Schlünz: -verstummen-; Lefebvre: Der Nachtbote (Le Facteur de la nuit); Tzschoppe: Kolongala; Szathmáry: Sense of Rhythm. Zsigmond Szathmáry, organ; Olaf Tzschoppe, percussion. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-961-9594. $35; $25(sr/arts workers); $10(st). 7:15: Illuminating Introduction. =z1c =newm =orgn =othr

Mar 14 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks Series: Beethoven Symphony No.7. Casella: Italia; R. Strauss: Four Last Songs; Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod "Mild und leise" (from Tristan und Isolde); Beethoven: Symphony No.7. Adrianne Pieczonka, soprano; Gianandrea Noseda, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$145. Also Mar 11, 12. =z1c =oper =orch =voic

Mar 14 8:00: WolfPAC. Bare: A Pop Opera. Music and book by Damon Intrabartolo; lyrics and book by Jon Hartmere Jr;directed by Lanndis De Lallo. Robert Gill Theatre, University of Toronto, 214 College St. 416-978-8849. $25;$15(sr/st). Also March 12,13, 14(2pm). =z1c =must

Mar 14 8:30: Rant Maggie Rant. St. Patrick's Day celebration concert. Hugh's Room, 2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604. $27.50/$25(adv). =z1w =folk =worl

Sunday March 15

Mar 15 10:00am: Royal Botanical Gardens. Jazz Brunch  Concert Series. Juliet Dunn. 680 Plains Rd. W., Burlington. $37;$21(age 4-12);$4(age 1-4). 905-825-5040. =z2 =jazz =othr

Mar 15 2:00: City of Toronto. Sunday Concert Series. Bob Carey Orchestra. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., Scarborough. 416-397-9887. Free. =z1e =band =jazz

Mar 15 2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Andrés Díaz and Friends. Schubert: String Quintet in C, and other works. Arkadas String Quartet; Uri Mayer, conductor. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $32. =z1c =cham

Mar 15 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Dominick Argento: Postcard from Morocco. Spring major opera production. Michael Cavanagh, stage director; Leslie Dala, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). Also Mar 12(eve), 13(eve), 14(eve). =z1c =oper

Mar 15 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Electroacoustic Music Concert. Davidovsky: Synchronisms No.10; multichannel works by S. Jun Kim, D. Patrick, M. Subotnick and S. Wyatt. Rob MacDonald, guitar. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =jazz =newm =othr

Mar 15 3:00: Hart House Singers. In Concert. Haydn: Mass In Time of War(Paukenmesse); Beethoven: Hallelujah. David Arnot-Johnston, conductor. Great Hall, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. Food donations to University of Toronto Food Bank welcome. =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Mar 15 3:00: Opera by Request. Puccini: La Bohème. Ontario Opera Collaborative: Irmgard Hechler, soprano(Mimi); Christopher Oliviera, tenor(Rodolfo); Thomas Franzky, baritone(Marcello); Misty Banyard, soprano(Musetta): and others; Tania Granata, piano/music director. College Street United Church, 452 College St. 416-455-2365. $20. =z1c =oper =pian

Mar 15 3:00: Toronto Chamber Choir. Journey Toward the Mount of Olives. Works by Allegri, Byrd, Duruflé, Brahms, Prauliņš and others. Guest: Elizabeth Anderson, conductor. 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 =othr

Mar 15 4:00: Organix Concerts/New Music Concerts. Zsigmond Szathmáry, Organ and Olaf Tzschoppe, Percussion. New Music from Germany. St. Cuthbert's Anglican Church, 1541 Oakhill Dr., Oakville. 416-769-3893 or 1-877-769-5224. $25; $20(sr); $15(st); free(under 19). 3:15: Pre-concert talk with Robert Aitken. Reception follows. Ticket orders in advance recommended. Also Mar 14 (eve, Church of the Holy Trinity). =z2 =newm =orgn =othr

Mar 15 4:30: Trio Arkel. Strings Attached. Beethoven: Serenade in D Op.8 for string trio; Schubert: Cello Quintet. Guests: Amanda Forsyth, cello, and Aaron Schwebel, violin. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-409-6824. $30; $15(st). =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 15 7:00: Blythwood Winds. Adaptive Behaviour. Glinka, Maslanka, Fine, and Nielsen: Transformative Wind Quintets. Tim Crouch, flute; Liz Eccleston, oboe; Anthony Thompson, clarinet; Michael Macaulay, bassoon; Curtis Vander Hyden, french horn. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 647-567-7906. $20/$15(adv). =z1c =band =cham =newm =othr

Mar 15 8:00: That Choir. That Choir: Unplugged. Pop, folk and jazz hits by Pentatonix, Rajaton, Mumford & Sons, Imogen Heap and others. Craig Pike, conductor. No One Writes to the Colonel, 460 College St. 416-460-1783. $25; $15(sr/arts workers); $5(st). =z1c =chor =folk =jazz

Monday March 16

Mar 16 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Classical Instrumental Concert. Student solos. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =othr

Mar 16 2:00: Canzona Chamber Players. English Music for Clarinet and Piano. Works by Finzi, Arnold and Bliss. Jacob Stoller, piano;  Jonathan Krehm, clarinet. St. Andrew by-the-Lake Church, Cibola Avenue, Toronto Island. 416-822-0613. $20. Also 7:30 (St. George the Martyr Church). =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 16 7:30: Canzona Chamber Players. English Music for Clarinet and Piano. Works by Finzi, Arnold and Bliss. Jacob Stoller, piano;  Jonathan Krehm, clarinet. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-822-0613. $20. Also 2:00 (St. Andrew by-the-Lake Church). =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 16 7:30: group of 27. Payadora Tango Ensemble. Rebekah Wolkstein, violin. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 416-922-3618. PWYC. =z1c =worl =othr

Mar 16 7:30: Musicians In Ordinary. In Honour of St. Patrick. Monteverdi: Mass in F; works by Grandi, Fontana, Marini and others. Hallie Fishel, soprano; Christopher Verrette and Patricia Ahern, baroque violins; Borys Medicky, organ; John Edwards, theorbo; St Michael’s Schola Cantorum choir and solos; Michael O’Connor, conductor. St. Basil's Church, 50 St. Joseph St. 416-926-7110. Free admission. Donations welcome. =z1c =chor =orgn =voic =othr

Tuesday March 17

Mar 17 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Jazz Series: ¡Picante! Afro-Cuban and jazz. Humber College Latin Jazz Ensemble; Hilario Durán, conductor. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =jazz =worl

Mar 17 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Rising Stars Recital. Students from the University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free, donations welcome. =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 17 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/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

Mar 17 12:30: York University Department of Music. Men’s Choir. Works by Aguiar, Britten, Erb, Huff, Persichetti, Thompson and others. Ted Moroney, piano; Lisette Canton, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =chor =pian

Mar 17 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. Andrew Ager, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 17 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 =newm =othr

Wednesday March 18

Mar 18 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Glenn Gould School of Opera. Offenbach: La belle Hélène. Royal Conservatory Orchestra; vocal students; Joel Ivany, stage director; Uri Mayer, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$55. Also Mar 20. =z1c =must =oper

Mar 18 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. gamUT Ensemble Concert. Featuring music of our time. Wallace Halladay, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =newm =othr

Mar 18 8:00: Trinity College Dramatic Society. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee:The Musical. music & lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. $20;$12(sr/st). Also March 19,20,21. =z1c =must

Thursday March 19

Mar 19 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series:  Opera Interactive. Operatic arias and sing-along choruses. Artist-educators and young artists of the COC Ensemble Studio. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =oper

Mar 19 12:00_noon: York University Department of Music. World Music Festival. Klezmer Ensemble with Brian Katz; Kwasi Dunyo and Larry Graves; Escola de Samba with Rick Lazar; and others. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Also Mar 20. Runs to 8:30. Limited seating. See also Martin Family Lounge(#219) and Sterling Beckwith Studio(# 235). =z1 =folk =jazz =pian =worl

Mar 19 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Liebeslieder. Love songs by Brahms and Greer. Krisztina Szabó, mezzo; Lawrence Wiliford, tenor; Peter Barnes, baritone; Lydia Wong and Steven Philcox, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =voic

Mar 19 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met:  Federico Andreoni, Organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

Mar 19 2:00: Northern District Public Library. Orchardviewers: Concert. Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free. =z1c =cham

Mar 19 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. U of T Jazz Orchestra and 11 O’clock Jazz Orchestra. Jerry Bergonzi, saxophone; Gordon Foote and Jim Lewis, conductors. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $20; $10(st). =z1c =jazz =othr

Mar 19 8:00: Gallery 345. Violin Duos and Trios: Sarah Nematallah, Min-Jeong Koh, Violins with Leopoldo Erice, Piano. Mozart: Violin Sonata in e; Brahms: Violin Sonata No.1 Op.78 in G; Shostakovich: 3 Duets Op.97d for two violins and piano “The Gadfly”; Moszkowski, Suite Op.71 in g for two violins and piano. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =cham =pian =othr

Mar 19 8:00: Music Gallery. Emergents III: Geoff Mullen & Jonathan Adjemian. New works that explore the Music Gallery spaces in novel ways. Christopher Willes, curator. 197 John St. 416-204-1080. $12; $8(mem). =z1c =newm =othr =voic

Mar 19 8:00: Music Toronto. Elias Quartet. Haydn: Quartet in C, Op. 33, No. 3, The Bird; Mozart: Quartet in C, K.465, Dissonance;  Mendelssohn: Quartet in f, Op. 80. Sara Bitlloch, violin; Donald Grant, violin; Martin Saving, viola; Marie Bitlloch, cello. 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. Toronto debut. =z1c =cham

Mar 19 8:00: Musideum. Mira Meikle. Singer/songwriter. Guest: Lawrie Ingles. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr =worl

Mar 19 8:00: Tafelmusik. St. John Passion. Julia Doyle, soprano; Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Charles Daniels, tenor; Peter Harvey, baritone; Ivars Taurins, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $39-$91; $36-$81(sr); $20-$81(under 36). Also Mar 20, 21, 22(mat). =z1c =chor

Mar 19 8:00: Trinity College Dramatic Society. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee:The Musical. Music & lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. $20;$12(sr/st). Also March 18,20,21. =z1c =must

Friday March 20

Mar 20 11:00am: York University Department of Music. World Music Festival. Celtic Ensemble with Sherry Johnson; Chinese Orchestra with Kim Chow-Morris; Caribbean Ensemble with Lindy Burgess; and others. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. Also Mar. 19. Runs to 9:00. Limited seating. See also Martin Family Lounge(#219) and Sterling Beckwith Studio(# 235). =z1 =folk =jazz =pian =worl

Mar 20 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Mar 6, 13, 27. Lunch and snack friendly. =z1c =pian

Mar 20 7:00: Soundstreams Salon 21. Aaron Gervais World Premiere. Gervais: Longuement me sui tenus. Larissa Koniuk, Anna Atkinson, Alex Samaras, and Chris Enns, singers. Gardiner Museum, 111 Queen’s Park. 416-504-1282. Free, PWYC reserved seating. =z1c =newm =voic

Mar 20 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Glenn Gould School of Opera. Offenbach: La belle Hélène. Royal Conservatory Orchestra; vocal students; Joel Ivany, stage director; Uri Mayer, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $25-$55. Also Mar 18. =z1c =must =oper

Mar 20 8:00: Exultate Chamber Singers. O Be Joyful. Settings of Psalm 100 by Daley, Palestrina, di Lasso, Schütz, Mendelssohn and others; Mozart: Vesperae Solennes de Confessore K339; and other works. Audience participation. Hilary Apfelstadt, conductor. St. Thomas's Anglican Church, 383 Huron St. 416-971-9229. $25; $20(sr); $10(st). Also Mar 28 (Mississauga). =z1c =chor =othr

Mar 20 8:00: Flato Markham Theatre. World Stage: Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder. Country, bluegrass and gospel/Christian. 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $69–$74. =z3 =folk =othr

Mar 20 8:00: Gallery 345. Hilario Durán Trio. Afro-Cuban music and Latin jazz. Hilario Durán, piano; Roberto Occhipinti, bass; Mark Kelso, drums. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =jazz =pian =worl =othr

Mar 20 8:00: Musideum. Megan Boni & Mathieu Giroux. traditional and contemporary folk. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr =worl

Mar 20 8:00: Tafelmusik. St. John Passion. Julia Doyle, soprano; Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Charles Daniels, tenor; Peter Harvey, baritone; Ivars Taurins, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $39-$91; $36-$81(sr); $20-$81(under 36). Also Mar 19, 21, 22(mat). =z1c =chor

Mar 20 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tap:Ex Tables Turned. Multi-media production exploring the future of opera. Remixed clips from Alfred Hitchcock films, Sound of Music and video recordings of Maria Callas. Carla Huhtanen, soprano; Nicole Lizée, electronics. Ernest Balmer Studio, 9 Trinity St. 416-537-6066 x253. $35. Also Mar 21. =z1c =newm =oper =othr =voic

Mar 20 8:00: Trinity College Dramatic Society. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee:The Musical. Music & lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. $20;$12(sr/st). Also March 18,19,21. =z1c =must

Mar 20 8:00: Vic Chorus. HMS Pinafore. Gilbert and Sullivan. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $20; $10(st). Also Mar 21(mat). =z1c =oper

Saturday March 21

Mar 21 12:10: Music at St Andrew's. Noontime Recital: Carrie Wiebe, Soprano and Andrea Grant, Piano. St. Andrew's Church, King and Simcoe, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free. =z1c =pian =voic

Mar 21 2:00: RCCO Toronto/Music at Metropolitan. Happy Birthday Bach Walk Concert. Daniel Bickle, organ; Leslie Bickle, soprano. St. Andrew’s Church, 73 Simcoe St. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. Donations welcome. Also 3:00 (Church of the Holy Trinity), 4:00 (Metropolitan United Church). Part of the international Bach in the Subways project. =z1c =orgn =voic

Mar 21 2:00: Trinity College Dramatic Society. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee:The Musical. Music & lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. $20;$12(sr/st). Also March 18,19,20,21(8pm). =z1c =must

Mar 21 3:00: RCCO Toronto/Music at Metropolitan. Happy Birthday Bach Walk Concert. Ian Grundy, organ. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. Donations welcome. Also 2:00 (St. Andrew’s Church), 4:00 (Metropolitan United Church). Part of the international Bach in the Subways project. =z1c =orgn

Mar 21 3:00: Vic Chorus. HMS Pinafore. Gilbert and Sullivan. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. W. 416-978-8849. $20; $10(st). Also Mar 20(eve). =z1c =oper

Mar 21 4:00: RCCO Toronto/Music at Metropolitan. Happy Birthday Bach Walk Concert. Patricia Wright, organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. Donations welcome. Also 2:00 (St. Andrew’s Church), 3:00 (Church of the Holy Trinity). Part of the international Bach in the Subways project. =z1c =orgn

Mar 21 7:30: Cantemus Singers. The Glories of Venice. Monteverdi: Tirsi e Clori; Gabrieli: Angelus Domini Descendit; works by Willaert, de Rore. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-578-6602. $20; free(under 12). Also Mar 22(mat). =z1c =chor =earl

Mar 21 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Ensemble. Hindemith: March from Symphonic Metamorphosis; Dahl: Sinfonietta; Gorb: Metropolis; Bernstein (arr. Lavender): Symphonic Dances from West Side Story. Jeffrey Reynolds, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =band

Mar 21 8:00: Canadian Sinfonietta. Wine and Cheese Concert 3. Mozart: Sextet for Piano and Winds K452; Forsyth: Woodwind Quintet; Poulenc: Sextet for Piano and Wind Quintet. Erika Crinó, piano; Sinfonietta Winds. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 647-223-2286. $30; $25(sr); $20(st). =z1c =cham =pian

Mar 21 8:00: Gallery 345. Sonuskapos: Mason Victoria Jazz Orchestra. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =jazz =orch

Mar 21 8:00: Musideum. Beth Anne Cole: Gifts in the Old Old Ground. Poetry and songs. with Brian Katz, guitar. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr =worl

Mar 21 8:00: North York Concert Orchestra. Celebration of Spring. François Koh, conductor. Yorkminster Citadel, 1 Lord Seaton Rd., North York. 416-628-9195. $25; $22(sr) $10(st). =z1n =orch

Mar 21 8:00: Tafelmusik. St. John Passion. Julia Doyle, soprano; Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Charles Daniels, tenor; Peter Harvey, baritone; Ivars Taurins, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $39-$91; $36-$81(sr); $20-$81(under 36). Also Mar 19, 20, 22(mat). =z1c =chor

Mar 21 8:00: Tapestry Opera. Tap:Ex Tables Turned. Multi-media production exploring the future of opera. Remixed clips from Alfred Hitchcock films, Sound of Music and video recordings of Maria Callas. Carla Huhtanen, soprano; Nicole Lizée, electronics. Ernest Balmer Studio, 9 Trinity St. 416-537-6066 x253. $35. Also Mar 20. =z1c =newm =oper =othr =voic

Mar 21 8:00: Trinity College Dramatic Society. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee:The Musical. Music & lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin. George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place. 416-978-8849. $20;$12(sr/st). Also March 18,19,20,21(2pm). =z1c =must

Sunday March 22

Mar 22 10:15am: St. John’s United Church. World Music Sunday. Robert Davis, vocals/harmonica/guitar; Fraser Melvin, guitar/vocals; Scott Hunter, acoustic bass; and Malcolm Gould, percussion. St. John's United Church, 2 Nobert Rd. 416-491-1224. Freewill offering. Religious service. =z1e =othr

Mar 22 2:00: City of Toronto. Sunday Concert Series. Eddie Graf. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., Scarborough. 416-397-9887. Free. =z1e =band =jazz

Mar 22 2:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. Musically Speaking: Cantors of the East and West. Chants of Eastern Orthodox and Western churches; secular songs. Katherine Hill, and Peter Drobac, voice. St. David's Anglican Church, 49 Donlands Ave. 416-464-7610. PWYC. =z1c =cham =voic

Mar 22 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Choirs in Concert: Traditions. J.S. Bach: Cantata; Brahms: O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf; Haydn: Te Deum in C. Women’s Chorus; MacMillan Singers. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =voic

Mar 22 3:00: Alliance française Toronto. The Soldier’s Tale. Stravinsky. Jacques Israelievitch, violin; other actors and musicians; Uri Mayer, conductor. Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd. 416-922-2014 x37. $30/$25(mem); $25(sr mem/under 25 mem). CANCELLED.

Mar 22 3:00: Arts and Events Programming at the University of Toronto Scarborough. Music of the Americas. UTSC Concert Band, Concert Choir and String Orchestra. Academic Resource Centre, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough. 416-287-7076. Free. =z1 =band =chor =orch

Mar 22 3:00: Cantemus Singers. The Glories of Venice. Monteverdi: Tirsi e Clori; Gabrieli: Angelus Domini Descendit; works by Willaert, de Rore. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Sq. 416-578-6602. $20; free(under 12). Also Mar 21(eve). =z1c =chor =earl

Mar 22 3:00: Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga. Samba Squad. World rhythms mixed with the sound-power and street-feel of the drums of the Afro-Brazilian samba tradition. Rick Shadrach Lazar, percussion; and others. 84 South Service Road, Mississauga. 905-278-5622. $25; $20(sr/st); or PWYC. =z2 =worl =othr

Mar 22 3:00: York University Department of Music. Choral Concert. Fanshawe: African Sanctus; Tippett:  Five Negro Spirituals from A Child of Our Time. Men's Chamber and Concert choirs with orchestra; Dr. Lisette Canton, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =chor =orch =voic

Mar 22 3:30: Tafelmusik. St. John Passion. Julia Doyle, soprano; Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Charles Daniels, tenor; Peter Harvey, baritone; Ivars Taurins, conductor. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $39-$91; $36-$81(sr); $20-$81(under 36). Also Mar 19, 20, 21. =z1c =chor

Mar 22 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. Andrew Ager, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 22 4:00: St. Philip's Anglican Church. Jazz Vespers: Murley/Braid Nordic Project. Mike Murley, saxophone; David Braid, piano; Johnny Åman, bass; Anders Mogenson, drums. 25 St. Phillips Rd., Etobicoke. 416-247-5181. Freewill offering. =z1w =jazz =othr =pian

Mar 22 4:30: Christ Church Deer Park. Jazz Vespers. Chase Sanborn, trumpet; Mark Eisenman, piano. 1570 Yonge St. 416-920-5211 x22. Freewill offering. =z1c =jazz =othr =relg

Mar 22 6:00: The Papermill Theatre. Hungarians in Hollywood: Music from Movies You Love. Hungarians who helped make film history. Songs incl. "As Time Goes By," ""Le Feuilles Mortes," "I Could Have Danced All Night"; music of Rosza, Kalmán, Lehár, Liszt and others. Masi & Brigham Phillips Trio. Papermill Theatre, Todmorden Mills, 67 Pottery Rd. 416-978-8849. $38;$25(st). =z1c =othr =voic

Mar 22 8:00: Arraymusic. K-AMP Concert. A Cappella. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =jazz =worl

Monday March 23

Mar 23 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: R&B Ensemble. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =othr

Mar 23 7:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music/Institute for Canadian Music/Jackman Humanities Institute. Monday Evening Concerts: Humour, Play and the Canadian Art Song. Tiefenbach: new work (premiere). Mary Lou Fallis, soprano; Geoffrey Sirett, baritone; Steven Philcox, piano. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $40; $25(sr); $10(st). =z1c =cham =newm =voic =pian

Tuesday March 24

Mar 24 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Return to Romanticism. Penderecki: Sextet; Kurtág: Hommage à Robert Schumann. Artists from Western University Don Wright Faculty of Music. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham

Mar 24 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Ben Promane, trumpet. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 24 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Chamber Strings. Jacques Israelievitch, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =cham =othr

Mar 24 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. Thomas Gonder, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 24 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Dido and Aeneas. Purcell. Agnes Zsigovics, soprano; Ellen McAteer, soprano; Consort of the Theatre of Early Music; Daniel Taylor, conductor. Trinity College Chapel, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =earl =oper

Mar 24 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Vocal Jazz Ensembles. Christine Duncan, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =chor =jazz =voic

Wednesday March 25

Mar 25 12:30: Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. William Maddox, Organ. 1585 Yonge St. 416-922-1167. Free. =z1c =orgn

Mar 25 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

Mar 25 8:00: Arraymusic. Sammy Bayefsky Curated Concerts. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. . Also Mar 26. =z1c =jazz =worl

Mar 25 8:00: Rose Theatre Brampton. Vienna Boys Choir. 1 Theatre Ln., Brampton. 905-874-2800. $48-$58; $25(under 13). =z2 =chor

Thursday March 26

Mar 26 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: The Diary of One Who Disappeared. By Janáček. Owen McCausland, tenor; Charlotte Burrage, mezzo. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =voic =othr

Mar 26 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

Mar 26 12:15: Music at Metropolitan. Noon at Met: Patricia Wright, Organ. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. Free. =z1c =orgn

Mar 26 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Classical Piano Showcase. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =pian

Mar 26 2:00: Northern District Public Library. Orchardviewers: Concert. Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd. 416-393-7610. Free. =z1c =cham

Mar 26 7:00: Aga Khan Museum. Hive Jam Session: Ghazal Ensemble. Musicians of Indo-Persian ensemble improvise in real time. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $20. =z1c =earl =worl =impr

Mar 26 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Come Ye Sons of Art: Purcell Odes. Michael Chance, countertenor; Charles Daniels, tenor; Choir and Orchestra of the Schola Cantorum and the Theatre of Early Music; Daniel Taylor, conductor. Trinity College Chapel, 6 Hoskin Ave. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =earl =voic

Mar 26 7:30: York University Department of Music. Symphony Orchestra. Works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Saint-Saëns, Stravinsky, Vaughan Williams, Berlioz and Mendelssohn. Solos: Trishul Sharma, tuba; Lillian Brooks, voice; Yeganeh Sotudehnia, violin; Krishna Veerappan, violin; Michael Holz, clarinet; Mark Chambers, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =orch =pian =voic

Mar 26 8:00: Alliance française Toronto. Maxime Bender Quartet. Maxime Bender, saxophones; Simon Seidl, piano; Oliver Lutz, double bass; Silvio Morger, drums. Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd. 416-922-2014 x37. $20/$15(mem); $10(sr mem/under 25 mem); $17(sr partners/under 25 partners). =z1c =jazz =othr

Mar 26 8:00: Arraymusic. Sammy Bayefsky Curated Concerts. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. . Also Mar 25. =z1c =jazz =worl

Mar 26 8:00: Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. Mandy Goodhandy in Tranny: a Musical Comedy. 12 Alexander St. 416-975-8555. $10(March 26);$20(March 27,28). Also March 27,28. =z1c =must =othr

Mar 26 8:00: Burlington Performing Arts Centre. Vienna Boys Choir. 440 Locust St., Burlington. 905-681-6000. $59; $25(30 and under). =z2 =chor

Mar 26 8:00: Music Toronto. Discovery Series: Elliot Madore, baritone. Poulenc: Banalités; Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen; Ives: Tom sails away; Ives: Ich grolle nicht; Ives: The Side Show; Ives: Memories. Elliot Madore. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723. $21.50; $10 student tickets. =z1c =cham =oper

Mar 26 8:00: Musideum. Vandana Vishwas, vocalist/composer. Indian Classical. With George Koller, diruba/bass; Edw Hanley, percussion; Vishwas Thoke, acoustic guitar. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr =worl

Friday March 27

Mar 27 12:10: Music at St Andrew's. Noontime Recital: Thomas Alexander, Piano. St. Andrew's Church, King and Simcoe, 73 Simcoe St. 416-593-5600 x231. Free. =z1c =pian

Mar 27 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Brass Ensemble. James Macdonald, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =band

Mar 27 1:10: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Potpourri. Classics, opera, operetta, musicals, ragtime, pop, international and other genres. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. PWYC. Also Mar 6, 13, 20. Lunch and snack friendly. =z1c =pian

Mar 27 7:30: Canadian Music Centre/True North Foundation. Baroque Meets Modern in The True North! Works by Gougeon, Dawson, Arcuri, Manzon and others. Satoshi Matsumura, harpsichord. Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph St. 416-961-6601 x201. $25/$20(adv). =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 27 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Lisa Batiashvili, violin, and Paul Lewis, piano. Schubert: Violin Sonata in A D574, “Grand Duo”; Rondo for Violin and Piano in b D895, “Rondeau brilliant”; Bach: Chorale Prelude “Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland” BWV659 for solo piano(arr. Busoni); Telemann: Fantasia No.4 for Solo Violin in D TWV40:17; Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.10 in G Op.96, “The Cockcrow”. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $35-$75. =z1c =cham =othr =pian

Mar 27 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Masterworks Series: The Rite of Spring. Kilar: Orawa; Dvořák: Cello Concerto; Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring (1947). Sol Gabetta, cello; Krzysztof Urbański, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$105. Also Mar 28(with post-concert party). =z1c =orch =othr

Mar 27 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Concert Orchestra. Paul Widner, conductor. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =orch

Mar 27 7:30: Whitby Brass Band. Spring Concert. Hebron Christian Reformed Church, 4240 Anderson St., Whitby. 905-666-2049. $15; $10(sr/st). 6:45: pre-show performance by Whitby Junior Brass Band. =z4 =band

Mar 27 7:30: York University Department of Music. Gospel Choir. Works by Hezekiah Walker, Edwin Hawkins, Kirk Franklin 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 Mar 28. =z1 =chor =folk

Mar 27 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Ghazal Ensemble. Indo-Persian ensemble explores the long-time musical dialogue between Iranian and South Asian traditions. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $55-$65. Also Mar 28. =z1c =earl =worl

Mar 27 8:00: Arraymusic. Philip Thomas, Piano. Ontario premieres of works by Skempton, Wolff and Finnissy. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =pian =worl

Mar 27 8:00: Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. Mandy Goodhandy in Tranny: a Musical Comedy. 12 Alexander St. 416-975-8555. $10(March 26);$20(March 27,28). Also March 26,28. =z1c =must =othr

Mar 27 8:00: Etobicoke Community Concert Band. 20th Anniversary Gala. Pastorious: Chicken; and other jazz and big band works. Guests: Etobicoke Swing Orchestra; Jake Koffman. Etobicoke Collegiate Auditorium, 86 Montgomery Rd., Etobicoke. 416-410-1570. $15; free(under 12). =z1w =band =jazz

Mar 27 8:00: Gallery 345. Ali Garrison, Mezzo: New Songs From the Heart of Now -- Making Songs for Our Time. Joy Lee/Ryan Billington, pianos; William Beauvais, guitar. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-652-7878. $30; $20(sr/st). =z1w =newm =othr =voic

Mar 27 8:00: Maureen Batt. Crossing Borders: A Celebration of New Music from New Mexico to Nova Scotia. Works by Denburg, Emery, Greer, Heggie, Hill, Duncan and others. Maureen Batt, soprano; Cheryl Duvall, piano; Anthony Thompson, clarinet. Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave. 647-290-7970. $25; $20(adv); $15(online). =z1c =pian =voic =othr =newm

Mar 27 8:00: Toronto Consort. Dowland in Dublin. Dowland (arr. Slattery/La Nef). Ensemble La Nef (Sylvain Bergeron, lute; Seán Dagher, cittern; Grégoire Jeay, Irish flute/recorder; Alex Kehler, violin; Amanda Keesmaat, cello); Michael Slattery, tenor/shruti box. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $26-$61; $21-$55(sr); $10(Club Consort 30 and under). Also Mar 28. =z1c =earl =voic

Saturday March 28

Mar 28 2:00: Peter Margolian and Friends. In Concert. Sauguet: Voyage de la suite Vision Infernales d'après des poèmes de Max Jacob for baritone and piano; Gal: Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano; Coulthard: Shizen (naturel) for oboe and piano. Grant Allert, baritone; Peter Margolian, piano; Gina Maenhaut, violin; Senan Whelan, viola; Alan Shantz, cello; Hazel Boyle, oboe. Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph St. 416-250-5475. Free. =z1c =cham

Mar 28 2:00: Toronto Northern Lights Chorus. TNL Takes Flight. Featuring music for their upcoming tour of England, Germany and Sweden. Guests: Countermeasure. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 1-866-744-7467. $25-30; $15(st). Also 7:30. =z1n =chor =voic

Mar 28 7:00: Univox Choir. Kühl/Caliente. Allan: new works; works by Capillas, Matamoros, Alfven, Raminsh and others. Dallas Bergen, conductor. Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-697-9561. $25/$20(adv); $20 (sr/st). Portion of proceeds donated to Doctors without Borders. =z1c =chor

Mar 28 7:30: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Mozart's Requiem. Guests: University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Concert Choir, Ensemble TrypTych and Redeemer University Choir and Alumni. St. Timothy's Anglican Church (Agincourt), 4125 Sheppard Ave. E. 416-293-5711. $20. =z1e =chor =orch

Mar 28 7:30: Music On The Donway. All-Mozart Program. Mozart: Requiem Mass in d K626; and other works. William Graham Singers; William Graham, conductor; Inna Kotenko, piano. Donway Covenant United Church, 230 The Donway W. 416-444-8444. $20; $12(st); free(under 12). =z1n =chor =pian

Mar 28 7:30: Toronto Northern Lights Chorus. TNL Takes Flight. Featuring music for their upcoming tour of England, Germany and Sweden. Guests: Countermeasure. George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge St. 1-866-744-7467. $25-30; $15(st). Also 2:00. =z1n =chor =voic

Mar 28 7:30: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Casual Series: The Rite of Spring. Dvořák: Cello Concerto; Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring (1947). Sol Gabetta, cello; Krzysztof Urbański, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$105. Post-concert party. Also Mar 27. =z1c =orch =othr

Mar 28 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Wind Symphony. Ridout (arr. Bullock): Fall Fair; Ito: Gloriosa; Valenzia: Suite Colombiana No. 2; Grantham: J’ai été au Bal; Grainger: Handel in the Strand; Maslanka: Golden Light. Tony Gomes, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =band =orch

Mar 28 7:30: York University Department of Music. Gospel Choir. Works by Hezekiah Walker, Edwin Hawkins, Kirk Franklin 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 Mar 27. =z1 =chor =folk

Mar 28 8:00: Aga Khan Museum. Ghazal Ensemble. Indo-Persian ensemble explores the long-time musical dialogue between Iranian and South Asian traditions. Aga Khan Museum Auditorium, 77 Wynford Dr. 416-646-4677. $55-$65. Also Mar 27. =z1c =earl =worl

Mar 28 8:00: Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. Mandy Goodhandy in Tranny: a Musical Comedy. 12 Alexander St. 416-975-8555. $10(March 26);$20(March 27,28). Also March 26,27. =z1c =must =othr

Mar 28 8:00: Gordon Murray Presents. Piano Soirée. Scriabin: Select Etudes Op.8 and Op.42; Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No.2, Mov.1 (arr. G. Murray), Vocalise (arr. G. Murray); Novello: We'll Gather Lilacs (from Perchance To Dream) (arr. G. Murray); and other works. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-631-4300. $15; $10(st). Concert will be held in the Chapel. =z1c =pian

Mar 28 8:00: Greater Toronto Philharmonic Orchestra. Spring Pops. Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez; Copland: Appalachian Spring; Skalkotas: Greek Dances. Jeffrey McFadden, guitar; Jean-Michel Malouf, conductor. Calvin Presbyterian Church, 26 Delisle Ave. 647-478-6122. $25; $20(sr/st). =z1c =orch =worl =othr

Mar 28 8:00: Mississauga Festival Chamber Choir. Psalms and Solitude: A Lenten Concert. Music of the Lenten season, including a number of selections based on the Psalms. Guests: Exultate Chamber Choir. First United Church (Port Credit), 151 Lakeshore Rd W., Mississauga. 905-278-7059. $25; $15(under 12). =z2 =chor

Mar 28 8:00: Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. Invitation to the Dance. Weber: Invitation to the Dance; Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso; Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre; Beethoven: Symphony No.7. Corey Gemmell, violin; Denis Mastromonaco, conductor. Hammerson Hall, Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr., Mississauga. 905-306-6000. $20-$62. =z2 =orch =othr

Mar 28 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Ryan Truesdell’s Gil Evans Project. Big Band. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $40-$80. =z1c =band =jazz

Mar 28 8:00: Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra. An Italian Festival. Rossini: Overture to Cenerentola (Cinderella); Stabat Mater for Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra; Respighi: Gli Uccelli (The Birds); Donizetti: Overture to Don Pasquale. Ronald Royer, conductor. Guests: Toronto Choral Society; Geoffrey Butler, conductor. Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel, 2021 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough. 416-429-0007. $30; $25(sr); $15(st); $10(under 10). =z1 =chor =orch

Mar 28 8:00: Toronto Consort. Dowland in Dublin. Dowland (arr. Slattery/La Nef). Ensemble La Nef (Sylvain Bergeron, lute; Seán Dagher, cittern; Grégoire Jeay, Irish flute/recorder; Alex Kehler, violin; Amanda Keesmaat, cello); Michael Slattery, tenor/shruti box. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall, 427 Bloor St. W. 416-964-6337. $26-$61; $21-$55(sr); $10(Club Consort 30 and under). Also Mar 27. =z1c =earl =voic

Sunday March 29

Mar 29 2:00: City of Toronto. Sunday Concert Series. Mike Danton Band. Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., Scarborough. 416-397-9887. Free. =z1e =band =jazz

Mar 29 2:00: Timothy Eaton Memorial Church. All Glory, Laud and Honour. John Stainer: Crucifixion. Guest: Grace Church on-the-hill Choir. 230 St. Clair Ave. W. 416-925-5977. PWYC. =z1c =chor =relg

Mar 29 2:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Choirs in Concert: Travels Through Time. Six centuries of choral music. Works by Le Jeune, Gastoldi, Purba and others. Men’s Chorus; Women’s Chamber Choir; graduate student conductors. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =chor =earl =voic

Mar 29 2:30: Voicebox: Opera in Concert. Louise by Gustave Charpentier. Leslie Ann Bradley, soprano (Louise); Michele Bogdanowicz, mezzo; Dion Mazerolle, baritone; Opera in Concert Chorus (Robert Cooper, conductor); Peter Tiefenbach, conductor and piano; Guillermo Silva-Marin, artistic advisor. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E. 416-366-7723 or 1-800-708-6754. $40-$52. In French with English surtitles. Wheelchair accessible. =z1c =must =oper =voic

Mar 29 3:00: Mooredale Youth Orchestras. Handel, Holst and More. Holst: The St. Paul’s Suite; Turina: La Oración del torero (The Bullfighter’s Prayer); Handel: Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.1; March from "Rinaldo"; Bruni: Menuetto Militare in D. William Rowson, conductor (Senior and Junior Orchestras); Clare Carberry, conductor (Intermediate Orchestra). Laidlaw Auditorium, Upper Canada College, 200 Lonsdale Rd. 416-922-3714 x103. $15; $10(sr/st). Tickets available only at the door. =z1c =orch

Mar 29 3:00: Windermere String Quartet. Music, She Wrote. Fanny Mendelssohn: Quartet in E-flat; Sirmen: Trio in D Op.1 No.3; Mermelstein: Echoes of Illumina (premiere). St. Olave's Anglican Church, 360 Windermere Ave. 416-769-0952. $25; $20(sr); $10(st). On period instruments. =z1w =cham

Mar 29 3:00: York University Department of Music. Wind Symphony. Works by Mussorgsky, Hesketh, Vaughan Williams, Jager, Mackey and Holsinger. William Thomas, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 416-736-5888. $15; $10(sr/st). =z1 =orch

Mar 29 4:00: BrassAckwards. Spring Forward. Program of new arrangements of Flight of the Bumblebee, The Typewriter, On Green Dolphin Street, Hymn of Axiom, and Groove Is in the Heart. Steve Crowe, Alex Kundakciolglu and Brad Harrison, trumpets; Dan Douglas and Paul Tarussov, trombones. 3030, 3030 Dundas St. W. 416-535-4193. $20; $10(sr/st/arts workers). =z1w =band =jazz

Mar 29 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. David Briggs, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Mar 29 4:00: Eglinton St. George's United Church. Hayes: Requiem. Whitbourn: Requiem Canticorum for choir and saxophone; works by Holst, Parry and others. Chamber orchestra and choir; Robert Carli, saxophone; Christina Faye, piano; Andrew Adair, organ; Shawn Grenke, conductor. 35 Lytton Blvd. 416-481-1141. $35; $15(st). =z1c =chor =orch =orgn =pian

Mar 29 4:00: Victoria Scholars. Tenebrae. Ronan: Tenebrae responsories. Jerzy Cichocki, music director. Our Lady Of Sorrows Catholic Church, 3055 Bloor St. W. 416-761-7776. Free. =z1w =chor =relg

Mar 29 7:00: St. Giles Kingsway Presbyterian Church. Bravura. Broadway, pop, folk, and classical. James Levesque, George Masswohl and Curtis Sullivan, baritones; guest: John McGown, singer/songwriter. 15 Lambeth Rd. 416-233-8591. $25;$20(adv). =z1w =folk =must =othr =voic

Mar 29 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 =cham =othr

Mar 29 8:00: Arraymusic. Toronto Improvisers’ Orchestra. Array Space, 155 Walnut St. 416-532-3019. Free/PWYC. =z1c =newm =impr

Mar 29 8:00: Esprit Orchestra. The Last Paradise. Dalbavie: Color (Canadian premiere); Staniland: Vast Machine (world premiere); Good: Resonance Unfolding 2 (world premiere); Xiaogang Ye: The Last Paradise (for violin and orchestra; Canadian premiere). Stephen Sitarski, violin; Alex Pauk, conductor. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $20-$65. 7:15: pre-concert chat. =z1c =newm =orch

Mar 29 8:00: Gallery 345. An Evening of Art Song: Danie Friesen, Soprano and Monique de Margerie, Piano. Schumann: Liederkreis Op.39; Poulenc: Fiançailles pour rire. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st/arts workers). =z1w =pian =voic

Mar 29 8:00: Hart House Symphonic BandIn Concert. Fantasia for Alto Saxophone; "Amparito Roca March" from Symphony No.1 For Band. Mark Saresky, conductor. Hart House, Great Hall, 7 Hart House Circle. 416-978-2452. Free. 

Mar 29 8:00: Musideum. Bob Cohen's Annual Birthday Jam. Impromptu musical performance. Bob Cohen: guitar; and friends. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. PWYC. =z1c =othr

Mar 29 9:00: Small World Music/Batuki Music Society. Tal National. Highlife, soukous, afrobeat and desert blues. Drake Underground, 1150 Queen St. West. 416-531-5042. $15. =z1c =folk =newm =othr =voic =worl

Monday March 30

Mar 30 12:30: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: Instrumental Masterclass in Concert. Works by Mussorgsky, Hesketh, Vaughan Williams, Jager, Mackey and Holsinger. Patricia Wait, conductor. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =orch =pian

Mar 30 5:00: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Brush Up Your Shakespeare. Operatic and musical theatre works based upon the plays of William Shakespeare. Excerpts from Merchant of Venice, West Side Story and other works. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =must =oper =voic

Mar 30 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Small Ensembles. Roy Patterson, Lorne Lofsky and Mark Eisenman, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =othr

Mar 30 8:00: Musideum. Related. Roots. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr

Tuesday March 31

Mar 31 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. World Music Series: Where the Light Gets In. Jewish, Arabic and Indian music; modern jazz, electronica, rock, pop and dub. Jaffa Road. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =jazz =newm =voic =worl

Mar 31 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music: Ton Beau String Quartet. Alexa Wilks, violin; Bijan Sepanji, violin; Alex McLeod, viola; Sarah Steeves, cello. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham

Mar 31 12:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Vocals. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =voic

Mar 31 7:00: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Choirs. Mim Adams, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =chor =jazz

Mar 31 7:30: Royal Conservatory of Music. Rebanks Family Fellowship Concert. Solo and chamber works. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. Free(ticket required). =z1c =cham =jazz =pian

Mar 31 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

Mar 31 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Guitar Orchestra. Jeffrey McFadden, director. U of T Art Centre, 15 Kings College Circle. 416-978-0492. Free. =z1c =cham =othr

Mar 31 8:00: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Small Ensembles. Anthony Michelli, Artie Roth and Kelly Jefferson, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =othr

Wednesday April 1

Apr 01 12:00_noon: York University Department of Music. Music at Midday: New Ensemble. Original works. Young composers from Matt Brubeck studio. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =newm

Apr 01 2:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. AIMIA Discoveries Series: Brian Epperson. Bach: Goldberg Variations (transcription by Dmitry Sikovetsky). Brian Epperson, cello; Glenn Gould School student strings. Mazzoleni Concert Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $15. =z1c =cham

Apr 01 5:30: Canadian Opera Company. Vocal Series: Alice in Operaland. Music by E. Gay;  libretto by Michael Patrick Albano. Canadian Children’s Opera Company; Gergely Szokolay, piano; Ann Cooper Gay, conductor. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =kids =newm =oper

Apr 01 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. World Music Ensembles. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =worl

Apr 01 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Small Ensembles. Kevin Turcotte, Jim Vivian and Frank Falco, conductors. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =othr

Apr 01 8:00: Gallery 345. The Art of the Piano: John Stetch. CD release of Off With The Cuffs. 345 Sorauren Ave. 416-822-9781. $20; $10(st). =z1w =pian

Apr 01 8:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4. Wagner: Preludes to Acts I & III from Lohengrin; Korngold: Violin Concerto; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4. Vilde Frang, violin; James Conlon, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $33-$145. Also Apr 2. =z1c =orch

Thursday April 2

Apr 02 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Chamber Music Series: Brahms. Trio for horn, violin and piano in E-flat. Cordelia Paw, violin; Mikailo Babiak, horn; Jean-Sélim Abdelmoula, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =pian =othr

Apr 02 12:00_noon: Encore Symphonic Concert Band. In Concert: Classics and Jazz. John Edward Liddle, conductor. Wilmar Heights Centre, 963 Pharmacy Ave., Scarborough. 416-346-3910. $10. Incl. coffee and snack. Also May 7. =z1 =band =jazz

Apr 02 12:10: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Thursdays at Noon: Winners’ Recital. Winners of the Jim and Charlotte Norcop Prize in Song & Gwendolyn Williams Koldofsky Prize in Accompanying. Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. Free. =z1c =cham =pian =voic

Apr 02 12:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Vocals. Richard Whiteman, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =jazz =voic

Apr 02 2:00: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4. Wagner: Preludes to Acts I & III from Lohengrin; Korngold: Violin Concerto; Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4. Vilde Frang, violin; James Conlon, conductor. Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. 416-598-3375. $29-$89. Also Apr 1. =z1c =orch

Apr 02 7:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Holy Week and Easter at St. James Cathedral. Maundy Thursday. Tallis: O Sacrum Convivium; Duruflé: Ubi Caritas; other liturgical music. Choir of St. James Cathedral. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Freewill offering. Religious service. =z1c =chor =relg

Apr 02 7:30: University of Toronto Faculty of Music. Symphony Orchestra. Rossini: Overture to William Tell; Mendelssohn: Symphony No.5 “Reformation;” Elgar: Enigma Variations Op.36. Uri Mayer, conductor. MacMillan Theatre, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen's Park. 416-408-0208. $30; $20(sr); $10(st). =z1c =orch

Apr 02 7:30: York University Department of Music. Jazz Festival: Jazz Orchestra. Mike Cadó, conductor. Martin Family Lounge, Accolade East Building, YU, 4700 Keele St. 647-459-0701. Free. =z1 =band =jazz

Apr 02 8:00: Musideum. Lynn Mantle. Singer/songwriter. Suite 133 (main floor), 401 Richmond St. W. 416-599-7323. $20. =z1c =othr

Friday April 3

Apr 03 10:30am: Lawrence Park Community Church Choir. In Concert. Lee Scott: Requiem. Kimberley Briggs, soprano; Alastair Smyth, baritone; Mark Toews, conductor. Lawrence Park Community Church, 2180 Bayview Ave. 416-489-1551. Freewill offering. Religious service. =z1n =chor =orch =relg =voic

Apr 03 12:00_noon: Cathedral Church of St. James. Holy Week and Easter at St. James Cathedral. Good Friday 3-hour devotion. Sanders: Reproaches; Palestrina: O bone Jesu; other works. Choir of St. James Cathedral. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Freewill offering. Religious service; also 1pm and 2pm. =z1c =chor =relg

Apr 03 1:30: Wolfrey House. By His Stripes We Are Healed. For Good Friday. Handel: Messiah(excerpts from part 2). Sacred Concert Chamber Ensemble; String Quartet; Vocal Octet. St. Barnabas on the Danforth, 361 Danforth Ave. 416-463-1344. Free. =z1c =cham =chor =relg

Apr 03 3:00: Edwin Huizinga/Keith Hamm. Stereo Live: Seven Last Words. Haydn. Edwin Huizinga, violin; Keith Hamm, viola. Guests: Christopher Verrette, violin; Rachel Desoer, cello. Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen St. W. 416 597-0227 x2. $25/$20(adv). 2:00: doors open. Refreshments available. =z1c =othr

Apr 03 7:30: Cantabile Chorale of York Region. Good Friday Charity Benefit Concert. Lenten cantata. Martin: Canticle of the Cross. Robert Richardson, director; Lona Richardson, piano. Thornhill United Church, 25 Elgin St., Thornhill. 905-731-8318. Freewill offering. Fundraiser for selected social service agencies in York Region. =z1 =chor

Apr 03 7:30: Georgetown Bach Chorale. The Passion According to St. John. Bach. Michael Taylor, tenor (The Evangelist). Knox Presbyterian Church (Georgetown), 116 Main St. South, Georgetown. phone n/a. $30; $10(st). =z2 =chor =relg =voic

Apr 03 7:30: Music at Metropolitan. The Grace of Mourning: Music for Good Friday. Rheinberger: Stabat Mater; Distler: Dance of Death; Fauré: Requiem; and works by Buxtehude and Charpentier. Metropolitan Festival Choir instrumental ensemble; Emily Wall; Gisele Kulak; Charles Davidson; Dion Mazerolle; Jordan Scholl. Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E. 416-363-0331 x26. $30; $10(under 19). =z1c =chor =orgn =othr =voic

Apr 03 7:30: Toronto Beach Chorale. In Concert. Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass(Missa in Angustiis). With solos and orchestra. Kingston Road United Church, 975 Kingston Rd. 416-699-6634. $25/$20(adv); $12/$10(7-18); free(under 7). =z1c =chor =orch =voic

Apr 03 7:30: Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. Sacred Music for a Sacred Space. Tavener: Song for Athene; The World is Burning; Tallis: Spem in alium; Fauré: Requiem. David Roth, baritone; Michael Bloss, organ; Caron Daley, associate conductor; Noel Edison, conductor. St. Paul’s Basilica, 83 Power St. 416-598-0422 x221. $35-$50; $35-$45(sr); $20 (VoxTix 30 and under). =z1c =chor =orgn =voic

Apr 03 8:00: Kindred Spirits Orchestra. Spring Fever. Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz (The Marksman); Liszt: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No.1 in E-flat; Schumann: Symphony No.3 “Rhenish” in E-flat Op.97. Alexa Petrenko, host; Kristian Alexander, conductor; William Bellehumeur, piano. Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd., Markham. 905-305-7469. $15-$35. =z3 =orch =pian

Saturday April 4

Apr 04 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 =cham =othr

Apr 04 8:00: New Music Concerts. The Ukrainian-Canadian Connection. Silvestrov: Postlude No.1 “In memoriam DSCH”; Pauk: Beyond; Pidgorna: Aching, weeping, drinking; Kulesha: Pro et Contra; Tsepkolenko: Wenn Die Kette Zerrisse, Fände Sie Bestimmt Nicht Alle-Perlen Wieder. Ilana Zarankin, soprano; Stephen Sitarski, violin; David Hetherington, cello; Gregory Oh, piano; New Music Concerts Ensemble; Robert Aitken, conductor. Betty Oliphant Theatre, 404 Jarvis St. 416-961-9594. $35; $25(sr/arts workers); $10(st). 7:15: Illuminating Introduction. =z1c =cham =newm =pian =othr

Apr 04 9:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Holy Week and Easter at St. James Cathedral. Easter Eve. Works by Ager, Scheidt, Palestrina. Choir of St. James Cathedral. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Freewill offering. Religious service. =z1c =chor =relg

Sunday April 5

Apr 05 11:00am: Cathedral Church of St. James. Holy Week and Easter at St. James Cathedral. Easter Day: Choral Eucharist. Choir of St. James Cathedral. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free will offering. Religious service. =z1c =chor =relg

Apr 05 4:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. David Briggs, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Apr 05 4:30: Cathedral Church of St. James. Holy Week and Easter at St. James Cathedral. Easter Day: Choral Evensong. Choir of St. James Cathedral. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Freewill offering. Religious service. =z1c =chor =relg

Tuesday April 7

Apr 07 12:00_noon: Canadian Opera Company. Piano Virtuoso Series: Croquis Français. Works by Poulenc, Ravel, Satie, Chopin, Debussy and others. Alice Gi-Young Hwang, piano. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. 416-363-8231. Free. =z1c =cham =pian

Apr 07 12:10: Nine Sparrows Arts Foundation/Yorkminster Park Baptist Church. Lunchtime Chamber Music:  Decho Ensemble. Sarah Marchitelli and Jacob Swanson, saxophones. Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. 416-241-1298. Free. Donations welcome. =z1c =cham =othr

Apr 07 1:00: Cathedral Church of St. James. Organ recitals. David Briggs, organist. 65 Church St. 416-364-7865 ext. 245. Free; donations welcomed. =z1c =orgn

Apr 07 8:00: Royal Conservatory of Music. Gilberto Gil: Gilberto's Samba. Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. 416-408-0208. $45-$100. =z1c =jazz =worl

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