Music

Boston-area classical music: Critic’s picks

David L Ryan/Globe Staff

ISABELLA STEWART GARDNER MUSEUM

Flutist Paula Robison and pianist Paavali Jumppanen (pictured) perform works by Roussel, Boulez, Debussy, and Poulenc. Sept. 16. 617-278-5156, www.gardnermuseum.org

MUSIC FOR FOOD

Violist Kim Kashkashian’s Music for Food series opens a new season of concerts to benefit hunger relief. Each program will feature vocal works (this time by Chausson) paired with music of Dvorak. Attendees are asked to bring nonperishable food items or a donation to the Greater Boston Food Bank. 8 p.m., Sept. 17. Brown Hall, New England Conservatory. 617-585-1260, www.necmusic.edu

JEREMY EICHLER