You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Classical music critic’s picks


Longy’s annual festival continues Friday night with a free chamber program of works by Foss, Ibert, Tchaikovsky, and John Morrison, and concludes Saturday with an all-Schubert program. Longy School of Music of Bard College, 27 Garden St. in Cambridge. 617-876-0956,



Itzhak Perlman leads the BSO in its season-opening allBeethoven program, conducting Symphony No. 7 and performing as soloist in the Romances Nos. 1 and 2 for violin and orchestra. 7 p.m., Saturday. Symphony Hall, 617-266-1200 or


Continue reading below

Daniel Stepner (violin) and Robert Levin (piano) survey the three Brahms Violin Sonatas, with Levin performing on a period piano identical to the one owned by Brahms. 7 p.m., Sunday. Slosberg Music Center, Brandeis University. 781-736-3400, www.brandeis

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of