Calendar

March 29

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, conductor
Renaud Capuçon, violinist
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole
Dutilleux: Symphony No. 2 “Le Double”
Roussel: Bacchus et Ariane: Suite No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
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March 30

Boston Opera Collaborative
Susa: The Dangerous Liaisons
Emily Harmon, Krista Laskowski, Scott Ballantine, Andrew Miller, Laura DellaFera, Tamara Ryan, Jennifer Caraluzzi, Allesandra Cionco, David Evans, Fran Rogers, Julia Cavallaro, Shannon Grace, Erika Mitchell, Sigourney Tanner
Brendon Shapiro, music director
7:30 p.m. The Plaza Theatre, Boston Center for the Arts

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, conductor
Renaud Capuçon, violinist
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole
Dutilleux: Symphony No. 2 “Le Double”
Roussel: Bacchus et Ariane: Suite No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

March 31

Boston Opera Collaborative
Susa: The Dangerous Liaisons
Emily Harmon, Krista Laskowski, Scott Ballantine, Andrew Miller, Laura DellaFera, Tamara Ryan, Jennifer Caraluzzi, Allesandra Cionco, David Evans, Fran Rogers, Julia Cavallaro, Shannon Grace, Erika Mitchell, Sigourney Tanner
Brendon Shapiro, music director
7:30 p.m. The Plaza Theatre, Boston Center for the Arts

Cantata Singers Chamber Series
Satie: Excerpt from Trois morceaux en forme de poire
Honegger: Selections from Six Poésies de Jean Cocteau
Poulenc: Selections from Cocardes, FP 16
Milhaud: Trois Poèmes de Jean Cocteau, op. 59
Satie: Trois Mélodies
Durey: Selections from Chansons Basques, op. 23
Auric: Selections from Huit poèmes de Jean Cocteau
Milhaud: Trois Chansons de Négresse
Honegger: Selections from Six Poèmes d’Apollinaire
Poulenc: Selections from Quatre Poèmes de Guillaume Apollinaire, FP 58
Poulenc: Excerpts from Sonata for Piano Four Hands, FP 8
Auric: Alphabet (7 Quatrains de Raymond Radiguet)
Durey: Le bestiaire, op. 17a
Tailleferre: Six Chansons Françaises
Poulenc: Selections from Chansons gaillardes, FP 42
7:30 p.m. Academy of Arts and Sciences

Emmanuel Music
Ryan Turner, conductor
Bach: St. Matthew Passion
7:30 p.m. Emmanuel Church
emanuelmusic.org

Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Gil Rose, conductor
Sanford: Black Noise
Harbison: Double Concerto
Sawyer: Fantasy Concerto: Concord Conversations
Perera: The Saints
8 p.m. Jordan Hall

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, conductor
Renaud Capuçon, violinist
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole
Roussel: Bacchus et Ariane: Suite No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
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April 1

Boston Opera Collaborative
Susa: The Dangerous Liaisons
Emily Harmon, Krista Laskowski, Scott Ballantine, Andrew Miller, Laura DellaFera, Tamara Ryan, Jennifer Caraluzzi, Allesandra Cionco, David Evans, Fran Rogers, Julia Cavallaro, Shannon Grace, Erika Mitchell, Sigourney Tanner
Brendon Shapiro, music director
7:30 p.m. The Plaza Theatre, Boston Center for the Arts

Henry Purcell Society of Boston
“Hear My Prayer: Purcell’s Symphony Anthems for the Royal Chapel”
7:30 p.m. All Saints Parish, Brookline

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, conductor
Renaud Capuçon, violinist
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Lalo: Symphonie espagnole
Dutilleux: Symphony No. 2 “Le Double”
Roussel: Bacchus et Ariane, Suite No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
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Celebrity Series
Hilary Hahn, violinist
Robert Levin, pianist
Bach: Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 1019
Abril: Solo Partita
Mozart: Sonata in E-fat major, K. 481
Türk: Träume
Schubert: Rondo in B minor, D. 895
8 p.m. Jordan Hall
celebrityseries.org; 617- 482-6661

Music Worcester
Latitude 41
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 1 in B major
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 2 in C major
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor
8 p.m. Shapiro Hall

April 2

Gardner Museum
Ravinia Steans Music Institute
Beethoven: String Quintet in C major
Stravinsky: Three Pieces for String Quartet
Klein: Trio
Fauré: Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor
1:30 p.m. Calderwood Hall

Boston Symphony Chamber Players
Elizabeth Fischborn, soprano
David Deveau, pianist
Jolivet: Pastorales de Noël
Lerdahl: Fire and Ice
Prokofiev: Quintet, Op. 39
Crozier: Masque
Brahms: Piano Quartet in G minor, Op. 25
3 p.m. Jordan Hall
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Emmanuel Music
Ryan Turner, conductor
Bach: St. Matthew Passion
3 p.m. Emmanuel Church
emanuelmusic.org

Collage New Music
Christopher Krueger, flutist
Catherine French, violinist
Christopher Oldfather, pianist
Sur: A Neo-Platonic Epistrophe
Chasalow: Flute Concerto
Sur: Berceuse
Child: Elegy (with rabbit)
Sur: Satori on Park Avenue
Moe: Superhero
8 p.m. Pickman Hall

April 4

Boston University Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Emily Freeman Brown, conductor
Haydn: The Creation
8 p.m. Symphony Hall

April 6

Gardner Museum Stir Series
A Far Cry
Norman: Companion Guide to Rome
Hearne: Law of Mosaics
7 p.m. Calderwood Hall

April 7

Handel and Haydn Society
Harry Christophers, conductor
Margot Rod, soprano
Sonja DuToit Tengblad, soprano
Jonas Budris, tenor
Jeremy Budd, tenor
Mark Dobell, tenor
Woodrow Bynum, baritone
David McFerrin, baritone
Monteverdi: Vespers
7:30 p.m. Jordan Hall

Symphony Nova
Lawrence Isaacson, Music Director
Jessica Jacobs, soprano
Vores: new work (world premiere)
Copland: As it Fell Upon a Day
Weigl: Songs for Soprano and String Quartet, Op. 44
Onslow: Nonet in A minor, Op. 77
7:30 p.m. Old South Church

Music Worcester
Lara St. John, violinist
Matt Herskowitz, pianist
Kennedy: Czardashian Rhapsody
St. John: Variaiuni Bar Fight
Herskowitz: Nagilara
Ludwig: Five Ladino Songs
Atkinson: Ca La Breaza
8 p.m. Brooks Hall at Holy Cross

April 8

Boston Musica Viva
Richard Pittman, conductor
Geoffrey Burleson, pianist
Charles Blandy, tenor
Wyner: Concertino (world premiere)
White: My barn having burned to the ground, I can now see the moon
Festinger: Serenade for Six
Perera: Crossing the Meridian
8 p.m. Pickman Hall

Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra
David Angus, conductor
Haldan Martinson, violinist
Frazin: In the Forests of the Night
Barber: Violin Concerto
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter”
8 p.m. First Baptist Church, Newton Centre

April 9

Gardner Museum
Olivier Stankiewicz, oboist
Alvise Sinivia, pianist
Schumann: Romanzen
Martinů: Three Romanian Folk Songs
Janácek: Three Moravian Folk Songs
Wolpe: Sonata
Silvestrini: Three Études on Impressionistic Paintings
Ko: new work
Dutilleux: Sonata
1:30 p.m. Calderwood Hall

Handel and Haydn Society
Harry Christophers, conductor
Margot Rod, soprano
Sonja DuToit Tengblad, soprano
Jonas Budris, tenor
Jeremy Budd, tenor
Mark Dobell, tenor
Woodrow Bynum, baritone
David McFerrin, baritone
Monteverdi: Vespers
3 p.m. Sanders Theatre

April 12

Celebrity Series
Escher String Quartet
Beethoven Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 127
Webern: Five Pieces for String Quartet, Op. 5
Debussy: Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
8 p.m. Pickman Hall
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April 13

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Mitsuko Uchida, pianist
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
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Celebrity Series
A Far Cry
Roomful of Teeth
Shaw: Music in Common Time
Prokofiev: Visions Fugitives
Josquin: La déploration de la mort de Johannes Ockeghem
Hearne: Coloring Book
Hearne: Law of Mosaics
8 p.m. Sanders Theatre
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April 14

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Mitsuko Uchida, pianist
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6
1:30 p.m. Symphony Hall
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Odyssey Opera
Zemlinsky: The Dwarf
Ales Briscein, Kirsten Chambers, James Johnson, Michelle Trainor
Gil Rose, conductor
7:30 p.m. Jordan Hall

Boston Philharmonic
Chorus pro Musica
Benjamin Zander, conductor
Claudia Huckle, mezzo-soprano
Sonja Tengblad, soprano
Mahler: Symphony No. 2
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bostonphil.org

April 15

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Mitsuko Uchida, pianist
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
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Equilibrium Ensemble
Salkind-Pearl: what is not, is not
Lubkowski: Avanc
Cen: Made in California, Made in China
Cheah: TELL:dreamhouse
Sharp: TBD
Lee: In Liquid Noise 2
8 p.m. New School of Music, Cambridge

April 16

Gardner Museum
Curtis on Tour
Ida Kavafian, violinist
Telemann: Quartet
Takemitsu: Rocking Mirror Daybreak
Bartók: Selections from Forty-Four Duos
Berio: Selections from Duetti
Prokofiev: Sonata
Dancia: Variations on Ah, vous dirai-je maman
1:30 p.m. Calderwood Hall

April 19

Boston Chamber Music Society
Beethoven: Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 70, No. 2
Rakowski: Entre Nous (world premiere)
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44
7:30 Sanders Theatre

April 20

Music Worcester
Sergey Antonov, cellist
Bach: Cello Suites I, II, and III
7:30 p.m. Antiquarian Hall

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Radu Lupu, pianist
Lucy Crowe, soprano
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
Ben Johnson, tenor
Morris Robinson, bass
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor
Mozart: Requiem
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

April 21

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Radu Lupu, pianist
Lucy Crowe, soprano
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
Ben Johnson, tenor
Morris Robinson, bass
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor
Mozart: Requiem
1:30 p.m. Symphony Hall
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Boston Baroque
Handel: Giulio Cesare
Susanna Phillips, Lawrence Zazzo, John Holiday, Ann McMahon Quintero, Jennifer Rivera, David McFerrin, Douglas Dodson, Jacob Cooper
Martin Pearlman, conductor
7:30 p.m. Jordan Hall

Celebrity Series
Yo-Yo Ma, cellist
Chris Thile, mandolinist
Edgar Meyer, bassist
“The Bach Trios”
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
celebrityseries.org; 617- 482-6661

Music Worcester
Pamela Frank, violinist
Christian Tetzlaff, violinist
Bach: Two Part Inventions, selections
De Beriot: Sonata in E minor, Op. 57, No. 2
Bartók: Duos, Sz. 98, selections
Prokofiev: Duo for Two Violins
8 p.m. Tuckerman Hall

April 22

Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Harvard Choruses
Andrew Clark, conductor
Weston: Griot Legacies
Tippett: A Child of Our Time
8 p.m. Sanders Theatre

Boston New Music Initiative
Hevia: new work (world premiere)
Molk: Headbang
Moe: What Instruments We Have Agree
Allemeier: The Devil’s Turn
Bolaños: A Trip Down Market Street
Chao: Walking in the Midst Cloaked in Falling Blossoms
Eren: Fernweh
Hubbell: Choices
8 p.m. Arts at the Armory, Somerville

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Radu Lupu, pianist
Lucy Crowe, soprano
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
Ben Johnson, tenor
Morris Robinson, bass
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor
Mozart: Requiem
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

Chameleon Arts Ensemble
Finzi: Five Bagatelles
Schulhoff: Concertino
Bruce: Gumboots
Berkeley: Fierce Tears I
Beethoven: String Quintet in C major, Op. 29
8 p.m. First Church, Boston

Music Worcester
Ilya Yakushev, pianist
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor, BWV 1004
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17 “The Tempest”
8 p.m. Tuckerman Hall

April 23

Gardner Museum
Handel and Haydn Society
Margot Rood, soprano
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor
Lieder by Brahms and Mendelssohn
Brahms: String Sextet in B major
1:30 p.m. Calderwood Hall

Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society
Steven Lipsitt, conductor
Robert Sheena, English hornist
Brahms: Hungarian Dances
Bach: Concerto for Oboe d’amore
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
3 p.m. Faneuil Hall

Boston Baroque
Handel: Giulio Cesare
Susanna Phillips, Lawrence Zazzo, John Holiday, Ann McMahon Quintero, Jennifer Rivera, David McFerrin, Douglas Dodson, Jacob Cooper
Martin Pearlman, conductor
3 p.m. Jordan Hall

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
Benjamin Zander, conductor
Mahler: Symphony No. 6
3 p.m. Symphony Hall
bostonphil.org

Chameleon Arts Ensemble
Finzi: Five Bagatelles
Schulhoff: Concertino
Bruce: Gumboots
Berkeley: Fierce Tears I
Beethoven: String Quintet in C major, Op. 29
4 p.m. First Church, Boston

Emmanuel Music Chamber Series
David Kravitz, baritone
Heather Braun-Bakken, violinist
Daniel Doña, violist
Cora Swenson Lee, cellist
Ya-Fei Chuang, pianist
Mendelssohn: Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major
Wolf: Goethe-Lieder
Mendelssohn: Piano Quartet No. 3 in B minor, Op. 3
4 p.m. Emmanuel Church

Music Worcester
Worcester Chorus and CONCORA
Chris Shepard, conductor
Bach: Wir danken dir, Gott
Bach: Singet dem Herr nein neues Lied
Bach: Gloria in excelsis Deo
6 p.m. WamsWorks

April 27

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Takemitsu: Nostalgia (In Memory of Andrei Tarkovskij)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

April 28

Boston Lyric Opera
Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro
Evan Hughes, Emily Birsan, David Cushing, Michelle Trainor, Emily Fons, David Pershall, Nicole Heaston
David Angus, conductor
7:30 p.m. John Hancock Hall at the Back Bay Events Center

Blue Heron
Scott Metcalfe, director
“The Lost Music of Canterbury”
8 p.m. First Church, Congregational, Cambridge

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Takemitsu: Nostalgia (In Memory of Andrei Tarkovskij)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

April 29

A Far Cry
Haydn: Symphony No. 6 “Matin”
Haydn: Symphony No. 7 “Midi”
Haydn: Symphony No. 8 “Soir”
4 p.m. St. John’s Episcopal Church, Jamaica Plain

Boston Early Music Festival
Vox Luminis
Lionel Meunier, director
“Millesime 1685: Music of Scarlatti and Bach”
8 p.m. St. Paul Church, Cambridge

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violinist
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Takemitsu: Nostalgia (In Memory of Andrei Tarkovskij)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6
8 p.m. Symphony Hall
bso.org; 888-266-1200

Celebrity Series
Natalie Dessay, soprano
Philippe Cassard, pianist
Songs by Schubert and Mendelssohn and arias by Mozart and Gounod
8 p.m. Jordan Hall
celebrityseries.org; 617- 482-6661

New England Philharmonic
Richard Pittman, conductor
Danielle Maddon, violinist
Copland: Orchestral Variations
Rakowski: Violin Concerto No. 2 (world premiere)
Currier: Microsymph
Kodaly: Peacock Variations
Ugay: Oblivion
8 p.m. Tsai Performance Center
nephilharmonic.org

Rockport Music
Luca Buratto, pianist
Beethoven: Sonata No. 15 in D major
Bartók: Out of Doors
Adès: Variations for Blanca “Darkness Visible”
Schumann: Davidsbündlertänze
8 p.m. Shalin Liu Performance Center

April 30

Gardner Museum
A Far Cry
Haydn: Symphony No. 6 “Matin”
Haydn: Symphony No. 7 “Midi”
Haydn: Symphony No. 8 “Soir”
1:30 p.m. Calderwood Hall

Boston Cecilia
Nicholas White, conductor
Thompson: Alleluia
Copland: In the Beginning
Barber: Reincarnations
Paulus: Two Pieces
Lauridsen: Nocturnes
Thompson: Farewell
3 p.m. All Saints Parish, Brookline

Boston Lyric Opera
Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro
Evan Hughes, Emily Birsan, David Cushing, Michelle Trainor, Emily Fons, David Pershall, Nicole Heaston
David Angus, conductor
3 p.m. John Hancock Hall at the Back Bay Events Center

Seraphim Singers
Jennifer Lester, director
Heinrich Christensen, organist
Byrd: Mass for Four Voices
Woodman: new work
3 p.m. Mission Church, Boston

Emmanuel Music Chamber Series
Lydian String Quartet
Jason McStoots, tenor
Judith Gordon, pianist
Wolf: Selections from Goethe-Lieder
Wolf: String Quartet in D minor
4 p.m. Emmanuel Church