R.I. classical concerts, Oct. 18 weekend

R.I. classical concerts, Oct. 18 weekend

Brown University Orchestra: Sayles Hall, College Green, 75 Waterman St., Providence.  brown.edu. Work by Mahler and Chavez. Mark Seto conducting. Sat Oct. 20 at 8 p.m., Sun 2 p.m.

Organist James Busby and oboist Kevin Darrow: St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 114 George St., Providence. 421-6702, ext. 1. Memorial organ recital with works by Clerambault, J.S. Bach, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Franck, Bovet, Bonnal and Vierne. Sun 5:30 p.m. Donations appreciated.

Chopin Club: Mary K. Hail Music Mansion, 88 Meeting St., Providence. 447-0323. Works by Bach, Chopin, Debussy and Scriabin. Featuring Paulinka de Rochemont, violin; Adrienne Taylor, cello, with Andrei Baumann, piano and Barbara Speer, piano. Sun 2 p.m. Free. 

Community MusicWorks: RISD Museum Grand Gallery, 20 North Main St., Providence. communitymusicworks.org. Sonata Series, works by Prokofiev and Chopin. Featuring violinist Luke Fatora and cellist Andrienne Taylor with pianist Andrei Baumann. Thu 2, 7 p.m. Free.

Gala 275th Anniversary Concert: Beneficent Congregational Church, 300 Weybosset St., Providence. 331-9844, beneficentchurch.org. Beneficent Church Choir, RPM Voices, Providence Gay Men’s Chorus and the Beneficent Youth Violin Club. Sat 7 p.m. Reception after concert. Storyteller Valerie Tutson is guest speaker at an anniversary service Sun at 10 a.m. Her topic is “Sankofa.” All welcome.

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra: The Vets, Avenue of the Arts, Providence. 248-7000, tickets.riphil.org. “Rhapsody in Blue,” works by Gershwin and Hindemith. Featuring pianist Aaron Diehl; Bramwell Tovey conducting. Amica Rush Hour concert, Fri 6:30 p.m. (15-$62). TACO Classical concert, Sat 8 p.m. $15-$89.

University of Rhode Island: Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall, 201 Upper College Rd., Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu. URI Concert Band, Brian Cardany directing, Fri 8 p.m. URI Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Gene Pollart directing, Sun 3 p.m.

— Jan Flanagan


Published at Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:08:25 +0000