You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Music

Critic’s picks: Classical music

‘WRITTEN ON SKIN’ Capping this year’s Festival of Contemporary Music at Tanglewood, George Benjamin’s opera receives its keenly anticipated US premiere in a concert performance by fellows of the Tanglewood Music Center led by the composer. Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Ozawa Hall, Lenox. 617-266-1200, www.tanglewood.org

‘OUR TOWN’ Monadnock Music takes on Ned Rorem’s chamber opera adaptation of the iconic Thornton Wilder play. The cast includes Matthew DiBattista, Margot Rood, and Brendan Buckley. Gil Rose conducts and directs. Aug. 11, 4 p.m. Peterborough Town House, New Hampshire. 800-868-9613, www.monadnockmusic.org

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 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