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The Ticket: Classical music

Jesse Weiner

CAPE COD CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL The Boston Cello Quartet (pictured), made up of four BSO cellists, heads to Orleans (United Methodist Church) on
July 29 with its own arrangements of works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Debussy, Chabrier, and others; and on July 31 the Emerson String Quartet brings music by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven to Wellfleet (First Congregational Church). 508-247-9400,

TANGLEWOOD This week in Ozawa Hall, Marcelo Lehninger leads the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra in works by Beethoven and Sibelius (July 28); and then the Boston Lyric Opera arrives (July 31) with a fully staged chamber version of Jack Beeson’s opera “Lizzie Borden,” conducted by David Angus and directed by Christopher Alden. At the Shed, the BSO under Lehninger performs works by Tchaikovsky and Schumann alongside Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with soloist Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Aug. 1); John Williams returns to lead the Pops in this summer’s Film Night (Aug 2); and Juanjo Mena conducts works by Beethoven, Mozart, and Haydn (Aug. 3). Lenox. 617-266-1200,

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LONGWOOD SYMPHONY This orchestra, made up of Boston-area health professionals, returns as a guest ensemble to the Landmarks Orchestra’s popular series of free Wednesday night concerts. Conducted by Ronald Feldman, the program will include works by Bizet, Saint-Saens, Faure, and Debussy. July 30, 7 p.m., Hatch Shell on the Esplanade. 617-987-2000,

MARLBORO MUSIC Sunday afternoon’s program features Stravinsky’s “Histoire du Soldat” as well as works by Brahms, Beethoven, and this summer’s composer-in-residence, Kaija Saariaho. July 27, 2:30 p.m., Marlboro, Vt.,

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