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Music

Critic’s picks in Boston-area classical music

BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Alan Gilbert returns to the BSO podium with works by Stravinsky, Ravel, and Dutilleux. Violinist Lisa Batiashvili joins is soloist in Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto. Jan. 10-15. Symphony Hall. 617-266-1200 or www.bso.org

A FAR CRY: ‘LONG GAZE’

The conductorless chamber orchestra plays works by Weill, Webern, Britten, and McDonald. Jan. 11, 8 p.m. Jordan Hall. www.necmusic
.edu/Jordan-hall

PAUL LEWIS

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The eloquent British pianist makes a rare local appearance with a Celebrity Series recital program devoted to Schubert’s last three Piano Sonatas. Jan. 12, 8 p.m. Jordan Hall. 617-482-6661, www.celebrityseries.org

JEREMY EICHLER

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