Violinist Andréa Tyniec at Musideum (133-401 Richmond St W.), 8 p.m.
One of our country’s many great violin players, Andréa Tyniec, presents a solo recital anchored in Eugène Ysaÿe’s fiercely challenging sextet of Sonatas for Solo Violin (a programme she repeats for the Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Society on Wednesday). You’ll find details about Musideum here.
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Cellist Matt Haimovitz and the Ontario Philharmonic at Koerner Hall, 8 p.m.
For the first of this season’s five concerts in Toronto, the excellent Ontario Philharmonic and music director Marco Parisotto have invited cellist Matt Haimovitz to play Schelomo, Ernest Bloch’s well-loved Hebraic Rhapsody, alongside Gustav Mahler’s “Titan” first symphony.