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George Weston Recital Hall

Best of India, Best of Jazz

George Weston Recital Hall

September 6, 2015

Presented by Kabir Centre for Arts & Culture

An evening of superb jazz and sublime Indian music with a galaxy of stars, featuring two-times Grammy-winning Ernie Watts, one of the greatest sax tenors and rhythms and blue musician, L. Subramaniam, the Emperor of Indian violin, Kavita Krishnamurthy, the Bollywood queen of playback singing. These great artists will be accompanied on the stage by six other stars of jazz and Indian Music, providing ...

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Beethoven Symphony No. 5

George Weston Recital Hall

September 27, 2015

Presented by Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Three Great Bs’ of music—Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms—share this programme of solid-gold favourites. It ranges from Beethoven’s heartening, darkness-to-light symphonic journey, to the passionate double concerto of Brahms, featuring the TSO’s brilliant Concertmaster and Principal Cello. ...

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Musik Mania

George Weston Recital Hall

October 6, 2015

Presented by Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

The brilliant Dutch/Italian violinist Cecilia Bernardini returns to Toronto to direct a spirited programme of baroque surprises. Music includes Zelenka’s Hypochondria, Geminiani’s Concerto grosso La Follia, Vivaldi’s Concerto “Il mondo al rovescio”, Telemann’s Orchestral Suite La Bizzarre, and Bach’s energetic Brandenburg Concerto no. 4, with its touch of violinistic madness ...

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VIRTUOSITY

George Weston Recital Hall

October 24, 2015

Presented by Sinfonia Toronto

Featuring DMITRI LEVKOVICH, Pianist  “One of the important romantic pianists of the 21st Century”  and a brilliant new Canadian symphony.   BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1  ICHMOURATOV Chamber Symphony No. 4    Tickets: $42 adult; $35 senior; $15 student 

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Forget Me Not

George Weston Recital Hall

November 7, 2015

Presented by The Armenian Genocide Centennial Committee of Canada

FORGET-ME-NOT: Sinfonia Toronto Concert dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide ...

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Bach Goldberg Variations

George Weston Recital Hall

April 5, 2016

Presented by Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Bach’s famous Goldberg Variations are a showpiece for the artistry and virtuosity of keyboard players. Taking up the challenge is the young French harpsichordist Benjamin Alard in his Tafelmusik debut. These concerts also include Bach’s Partita in A Minor for solo flute and a Sonata for flute, violin, and continuo, with flutist Grégoire Jeay, violinist Jeanne Lamon, and cellist Christina Mahler.

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A Rhapsody in Gershwin

George Weston Recital Hall

April 10, 2016

Presented by Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company

We continue our tradition of a fundraiser highlighting some of the greatest Jewish composers and lyricists. This year we are thrilled to present A Rhapsody in Gershwin celebrating the lives and work of George and Ira Gershwin.

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Tales of Two Cities: The Leipzig-Damascus Coffee House

George Weston Recital Hall

May 24, 2016

Presented by Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Directed by Jeanne Lamon ...

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