The ticket: Classical music

TANGLEWOOD On Sunday afternoon, Swiss conductor Charles Dutoit brings the BSO summer season to a close with an-all Beethoven program devoted to the “Choral Fantasy” (with pianist Yefim Bronfman) as well as the annual traversal of the Ninth Symphony. Aug. 24, 2:30 p.m., Lenox. 617-266-1200,

BOSTON LANDMARKS ORCHESTRA Under Christopher Wilkins’s baton, the ensemble continues its popular series of free Wednesday night concerts. This week’s thoughtful program, celebrating the bicentennial of the Star-Spangled Banner, will feature music by Michael Gandolfi, Ives, and Beethoven. Aug. 27, 7 p.m., Hatch Shell on the Esplanade. 617-987-2000,

MUSIC & MORE This Berkshires festival, in its 23d season, presents concerts in the Meeting House on the village green in New Marlborough. Next weekend brings a visit from the musicians of Aston Magna, who will offer instrumental and vocal chamber works by Bach, Rameau, Marin Marais, and Monteverdi. Aug. 30, 4:30 p.m., 413-229-2785,


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