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iCal 7:00 PM. South Coast Community Chorale [MA]: Open Rehearsals. Join us to sing Magnificat in D by J.S Bach and other Christmas favorites Open enrollment period is Wednesdays, September 4, 11, and 18, from 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm. SCCC will be preparing for their Winter Concert which will include two selections by J.S Bach, as well as An Elvis Christmas, ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, Christmas at the Movies, and many other classic Christmas carols. There are no auditions to join SCCC. The only requirements are that you love to sing, have the ability to match pitch and blend with other choristers, attend rehearsals, pay reasonable dues, and purchase music. The South Coast Community Chorale is a group of singers directed by Frank Wilhelm, with members from Fall River and nearby communities including Somerset, Swansea, Dighton, Rehoboth, Seekonk, Westport, Dartmouth, New Bedford, Taunton, Raynham, and Middleboro. The group performs concerts each May and December for their spring and winter concert seasons. St. John of God, 1036 Brayton Ave, Somerset MA 02726 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Poulenc and Beethoven. Francis Poulenc: Gloria; Concerto in D minor for two pianos and orchestra; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fantasy in C minor for piano, chorus and orchestra; Eric Nathan: Concerto for Orchestra (world premiere; BSO commission). Nicole Cabell, soprano; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115

iCal 1:30 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Poulenc and Beethoven. Francis Poulenc: Gloria; Concerto in D minor for two pianos and orchestra; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fantasy in C minor for piano, chorus and orchestra; Eric Nathan: Concerto for Orchestra (world premiere; BSO commission). Nicole Cabell, soprano; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Poulenc and Beethoven. Francis Poulenc: Gloria; Concerto in D minor for two pianos and orchestra; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fantasy in C minor for piano, chorus and orchestra; Eric Nathan: Concerto for Orchestra (world premiere; BSO commission). Nicole Cabell, soprano; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115

iCal 9:00 AM. Greater Boston Choral Consortium [MA]: Melody First: Song Leader Workshop with Alice Parker. Composer, conductor, and teacher Alice Parker facilitates a workshop focused on communicating emotion through melody. Application required; capped at 25 participants. Part of a day of inspiration and music-making that also includes an “open sing” of familiar hymns in the afternoon. For details and to register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/melody-first-song-leader-workshop-and-open-sing-with-alice-parker-tickets-64465908267 Boston Conservatory at Berklee, 4099 8, Fenway, Boston MA 02215 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Greater Boston Choral Consortium [MA]: Melody First: Open Sing with Alice Parker. Join composer, conductor, and teacher Alice Parker in an “open sing” of familiar hymns to explore the relationship between melody, improvisation, and meaning (no application required, but ability to read music is encouraged). Free admission with valid student ID. For pricing details and to register by 9/27, see https://www.eventbrite.com/e/melody-first-song-leader-workshop-and-open-sing-with-alice-parker-tickets-64465908267 Boston Conservatory at Berklee, 4099 8, Fenway, Boston MA 02215 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: A Mozart Celebration. W.A. Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik; Mass in C Minor, K. 427, "Great"; Concert aria, “Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gönner!”; Concert aria, “Ah, lo previdi!”–“Ah, t’invola”–“Deh, non varcar”. Joélle Harvey, soprano; Caitlin Lynch, soprano; Aaron Sheehan, tenor; Peter Walker, bass-baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 9:00 AM. Boston Saengerfest Men's Chorus [MA]: Sonorous Singing: A vocal workshop for basses and tenors. Tenors and basses are invited to build specific vocal skills in a training session with skilled voice teacher and tenor Charles Blandy. This workshop will reinforce good vocal habits at the beginning of the choral singing season. First Parish Church of Weston, 349 Boston Post Road, Weston MA 02493 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: A Mozart Celebration. W.A. Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik; Mass in C Minor, K. 427, "Great"; Concert aria, “Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gönner!”; Concert aria, “Ah, lo previdi!”–“Ah, t’invola”–“Deh, non varcar”. Joélle Harvey, soprano; Caitlin Lynch, soprano; Aaron Sheehan, tenor; Peter Walker, bass-baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Lorelei Ensemble [MA]: Alton C. Bynum Recital Series. Phillips Music Center, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham MA 01984 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Lorelei Ensemble [MA]: Without Walls: Season Launch Concert. Jessica Meyer: I long and seek after; with works by Perotin, Sungji Hong, David Lang, and Jonathan Woody. A reception follows the concert. Tickets: $30 general, $15 students. First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: Sing Me the Universal. Ola Gjeilo: Song of the Universal. With orchestra and soloist. Tickets: $25 general admission, $5 students. Simon Center for the Arts, Falmouth Academy, 7 Highfield Drive, Falmouth MA 02045 (View flier)

iCal 7:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: Illuminations. Immerse yourself in an ancient illuminated manuscript: CC's women clothed in Cistercian habit chant the hours in the medieval monastic day in 1554, Belgium; in between each "hour" explore, inspect, read, listen to scholars, eat and drink as we display HighRes reproductions of the pages from the Salzinnes Antiphonal, bookmaking tools, food and drink from that time and place. Scholar Judith Dietz, discoverer of the Salzinnes Antiphonal, will be present for Q&A's. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 3:00 PM. Boston Cecilia [MA]: In Paradisum. Maurice Duruflé: Requiem; Zoltan Kodály: Missa Brevis. Kevin Neel, organ; George Case, conductor. All Saints Church, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline MA 02445

iCal 3:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: Sing Me the Universal. Ola Gjeilo: Song of the Universal. With orchestra and soloist. Tickets: $25 general admission, $5 students. Simon Center for the Arts, Falmouth Academy, 7 Highfield Drive, Falmouth MA 02045 (View flier)

iCal 5:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: Illuminations. Immerse yourself in an ancient illuminated manuscript: CC's women clothed in Cistercian habit chant the hours in the medieval monastic day in 1554, Belgium; in between each "hour" explore, inspect, read, listen to scholars, eat and drink as we display HighRes reproductions of the pages from the Salzinnes Antiphonal, bookmaking tools, food and drink from that time and place. Scholar Judith Dietz, discoverer of the Salzinnes Antiphonal, will be present for Q&A's. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. St. Paul's Church, 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline MA 02446

iCal 4:00 PM. Crescendo [MA]: Baroque Splendor. Johann Sebastian Bach: Magnificat, BWV 234; George Frideric Handel: Coronation Anthems HWV 258-261; Aria and Chorales from J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio BWV 248, with opportunities for audience participation. Julianne Baird and Jennifer Tyo, sopranos; Nicholas Tamagna, countertenor; Philip Anderson, tenor; Joseph Charles Beutel, bass. With period instrument orchestra. Tickets: $35, $10 under 18 years; $100 premium, Benefit Concert. Saint James Place, 352 Main Street, Great Barrington MA 01230 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Emmanuel Music [MA]: Bach Mass in B minor. Kendra Colton, Carley DeFranco, and Jessica Petrus, soprano; Carrie Cheronm Margaret Lias, Deborah Rentz-Moore, and Krista River, alto; Charles Blandy and Eric Carey, tenor; David Kravitz and Will Prapestis, bass. Tickets: $30 general; $60 2nd Tier; $95 1st Tier; $150 patron; $10 student. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Musica Sacra [MA]: The Vespers of 1610. Claudio Monteverdi: Vespers of 1610. Janet Ross and Agnes Coakley Cox, soprano; Jason Sabol and Max Blum-Campo, tenor; Tevan Goldberg and Ulysses Thomas, bass. Tickets: $30, $50. First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Solomon. George Frideric Handel: Solomon. Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm in Williams Hall. Following the performance, all are invited to attend a free post-concert reception. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: Free America! Songs of Resistance and Rebellion (1790-1860). Exhilarating part songs, marches, anthems, jigs, and ballads from early prints and manuscript sources in a program first commissioned by the Paris Philharmonie and first performed there last fall 2018 and now the subject of a new Harmonia Mundi CD. Faneuil Hall, 1 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston MA 02109 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Chorus pro Musica [MA]: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht. Felix Mendelssohn: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht; Zoltán Kodály: Budavári Te Deum; Leoš Janáček: Amarus. With the Metropolitan Chorale. Teresa Wakim, soprano; Alexandra Dietrich, alto; Lawrence Jones, tenor; Bradford Gleim, baritone; Jamie Kirsch and Lisa Graham, conductors. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Worcester Chorus [MA]: The English Cathedral. Works by Parry, Stanford, Vaughan Williams, & more. Mark Mummert, organ. Tickets: adults $25, students $15, youth $7.50. Wesley Methodist Church, 114 Main St, Worcester MA 01608 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Lexington Symphony Orchestra / Master Singers of Lexington [MA]: A Celebration of Life. Carl Orff: Carmina Burana. Holly Cameron, soprano; Fran Daniel Laucerica, tenor; John Watson, baritone. With the Lexington Children’s Choir, & Lexington High School choral students led by Jason Ianuzzi. Cary Memorial Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington MA 02420

iCal 8:00 PM. Back Bay Chorale [MA]: Mozart & Handel. W.A. Mozart: Coronation Mass; G.F. Handel: Ode for St. Cecilia’s Day; Zadok the Priest. Sherezade Panthaki, soprano; Kim Leeds, alto; Lawrence Wiliford, tenor; Dana Whiteside, bass. Tickets from $23; students Free with valid ID. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Masterworks Chorale [MA]: Vivaldi Gloria and More. Antonio Vivaldi: Gloria; Dixit Dominus; Claudio Monteverdi: Christe, adoramus te, SV 294; Christe, adoramus te, SV 294; Adoramus te, Christe, SV 289. Teresa Wakim, soprano; Sarah Yanovitch, soprano; Julia Soojin Cavallaro, mezzo-soprano. With period instrument orchestra. Tickets: $20-50. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: Winter is Coming. Works by Poulenc, Mendelssohn, selections from Tippett’s A Child of Our Time, and Shruthi Rajasekar’s Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep. With Heinrich Christensen, Organ. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 3:00 PM. Coro Allegro [MA]: We Will Not Be Erased: a Veteran's Day Concert Honoring the Service of All. Florence Price: Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight; Melissa Dunphy: What do you think I fought for at Omaha Beach?; Craig Carnahan: Armistice 1918 (Everyone Sang). Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Lexington Symphony Orchestra / Master Singers of Lexington [MA]: A Celebration of Life. Carl Orff: Carmina Burana. Holly Cameron, soprano; Fran Daniel Laucerica, tenor; John Watson, baritone. With the Lexington Children’s Choir, & Lexington High School choral students led by Jason Ianuzzi. Cary Memorial Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington MA 02420

iCal 3:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: Winter is Coming. Works by Poulenc, Mendelssohn, selections from Tippett’s A Child of Our Time, and Shruthi Rajasekar’s Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep. With Heinrich Christensen, Organ. First Church In Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 8:00 PM. Assabet Valley Mastersingers [MA]: Bridging Traditions: From Psalm to Mass. F. J. Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass (Mass in Time of Distress); Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms. Dana Varga, soprano; Pamela Dellal, mezzo-soprano; Gregory Zavracky, tenor; John Salvi, baritone. With orchestra. Congregation B'nai Shalom, 117 E. Main Street, Westborough MA 01581 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Commonwealth Chorale [MA]: Transformation and Celebration. Carson Cooman: As We Are Changed (commission, world premiere); Emmanuel Feldman: Synergy (for orchestra). Susan Consoli, soprano; Matthew Anderson, tenor. Church Of The Holy Name, 1689 Centre Street, West Roxbury MA 02132 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Renaissance Men [MA]: Late Night at Emmanuel. Benjamin Britten: Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard and others. Traditional folk tunes serve as incipits for beloved choral works of Britten, Holst, Vaughan Williams and others, as well as contemporary composers Paul Mealor and Hillary Tann. Tickets: $30 general, $55 patron; $10 student. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Shostakovich Second Symphony. Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 2, "To October"; Galina Grigorjeva: On Leaving for unaccompanied choir (November 21, 23, 26); Arturs Maskats: “My River runs to thee…” (World premiere, BSO co-commission); Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto. Daniel Lozakovich, violin; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Shostakovich Second Symphony. Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 2, "To October"; Galina Grigorjeva: On Leaving for unaccompanied choir (November 21, 23, 26); Arturs Maskats: “My River runs to thee…” (World premiere, BSO co-commission); Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto. Daniel Lozakovich, violin; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Shostakovich Second Symphony. Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 2, "To October"; Galina Grigorjeva: On Leaving for unaccompanied choir (November 21, 23, 26); Arturs Maskats: “My River runs to thee…” (World premiere, BSO co-commission); Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto. Daniel Lozakovich, violin; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. The Spectrum Singers [MA]: Bravura Bach! J.S. Bach: No 50: Nun ist das Heil und die Kraft; No 130: Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir; Magnificat in D, BWV 243. Sarah Yanovitch, soprano; Kaitlyn Hess, soprano; William Hite, tenor; Sumner Thompson, bass. With full Baroque orchestra. First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 2:00 PM. Fine Arts Chorale [MA]: Fall concert. Gabriel Fauré: Requiem; Eric Whitacre:Five Hebrew Love Songs. Tickets: $20/$15 for students and seniors. Old South Union Church, 25 Columbian Street, Weymouth MA 02190

iCal 3:00 PM. Hampshire Choral Society [MA]: Requiem. Maurice Duruflé: Requiem. Michelle Winer, mezzo-soprano; Scott Bailey, organ. With the Hampshire Young People’s Chorus. Tickets: $15 general admission, $10 students and seniors, $5 under age 13. Abbey Memorial Chapel, Mount Holyoke College, College Street, South Hadley MA 01075

iCal 3:00 PM. Sounds of Stow [MA]: Christmas Oratorio. J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio. Jessica Cooper, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo; Jason Wang, tenor; James Dargan, baritone; Margot Law; narrator; Hale School, 55 Hartley Road, Stow MA 01775

iCal 4:00 PM. Heritage Chorale [MA]: Midnight to Sunrise. Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Midnight Mass; Ola Gjeilo: Sunrise Mass.. John Finney, conductor. Tickets: $25 adult, $20 student/senior, $10 ages 6-17. St. Mark's School, Putnam Family Arts Center, Marlboro Road, Southborough MA 01772

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Shostakovich Second Symphony. Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 2, "To October"; Galina Grigorjeva: On Leaving for unaccompanied choir (November 21, 23, 26); Arturs Maskats: “My River runs to thee…” (World premiere, BSO co-commission); Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto. Daniel Lozakovich, violin; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: G.F. Handel: Messiah. Elizabeth Watts, soprano; Reginald Mobley, countertenor; Nicholas Phan, tenor; Dashon Burton, bass-baritone; Masaaki Suzuki, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: G.F. Handel: Messiah. Elizabeth Watts, soprano; Reginald Mobley, countertenor; Nicholas Phan, tenor; Dashon Burton, bass-baritone; Masaaki Suzuki, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: G.F. Handel: Messiah. Elizabeth Watts, soprano; Reginald Mobley, countertenor; Nicholas Phan, tenor; Dashon Burton, bass-baritone; Masaaki Suzuki, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Handel: Messiah. Amanda Forsythe, soprano; Ann McMahon Quintero, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Andrew Garland, baritone. NEC’s Jordan Hall, Boston MA

iCal 8:00 PM. Dedham Choral Society [MA]: Messiah (selections). G.F. Handel: Messiah (arr. W.A. Mozart). With full orchestra and soloists! Holy Name Church, 1689 Centre Street, West Roxbury MA 02132

iCal 7:00 PM. Chorus North Shore [MA]: Handel's Messiah. Tickets: $22 adult, $19 student/senior. Our Lady Of Hope Church, 1 Pineswamp Road, Ipswich MA 01938 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Handel: Messiah. Amanda Forsythe, soprano; Ann McMahon Quintero, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Andrew Garland, baritone. NEC’s Jordan Hall, Boston MA

iCal 7:30 PM. Neponset Choral Society [MA]: Fall Concert. Francis Poulenc: Gloria; G. Forbes: Hodie Christus Natus Est; O. Gjello: Ecce Novum; J. Rutter: Selections from Carols for Choirs; E. Hagen: Sussex Carol; D. Chace: The First Noel; PDQ Bach: Throw the Yule Log On, Uncle John; R. Clausen: O Holy Night; Caldwell & Ivory: Go Where I Send Thee. St. Mark’s Church, 116 South St, Foxborough MA 02035

iCal 8:00 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: Holiday Concert. Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Midnight Mass for Christmas; works by Orlando Lassus, Nathaniel Dett, Alfred Burt and others, plus A Carol Sing. The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus, Barry Singer, conductor. Payson Park Church, 365 Belmont Street, Belmont MA 02478

iCal 8:00 PM. Worcester Chorus [MA]: Handel’s Messiah. Chris Shepard, conductor. Tickets: $39-$55 adult, $17.50 student, $7.50 youth. Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street, Worcester MA 01608 (View flier)

iCal 2:00 PM. Chorus North Shore [MA]: Handel's Messiah. Tickets: $22 adult, $19 student/senior. Our Lady Of Hope Church, 1 Pineswamp Road, Ipswich MA 01938 (View flier)

iCal 2:30 PM. Neponset Choral Society [MA]: Fall Concert. Francis Poulenc: Gloria; G. Forbes: Hodie Christus Natus Est; O. Gjello: Ecce Novum; J. Rutter: Selections from Carols for Choirs; E. Hagen: Sussex Carol; D. Chace: The First Noel; PDQ Bach: Throw the Yule Log On, Uncle John; R. Clausen: O Holy Night; Caldwell & Ivory: Go Where I Send Thee. St. Mark’s Church, 116 South St, Foxborough MA 02035

iCal 3:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Music from Britain for the Holiday Season. Holiday music from Britain with Cantata Singers' Chamber Chorus. United Parish In Brookline, 210 Harvard Street, Brookline MA 02446

iCal 3:00 PM. Mishawum Choral Society [MA]: Winter Concert. Tickets: $20, $15 for students/seniors. Crawford Memorial United Methodist Church, 34 Dix Street, Winchester MA 01890

iCal 4:00 PM. Cantilena [MA]: Fire Flowers: Hope and Resilience of the Human Spirit. Linda Tutas Haugen: Anne Frank: A Living Voice, for women's voices and string quartet; Timothy Corlis: "Fire Flowers", Movement 3 from Heart Songs of the White Wampum; Sarah Quartel: In the Time of Silver Rain; Brian Holmes: "I Shall Keep Singing"; David Conte: "A Hope Carol"; Dolly Parton: "Light of a Clear Blue Morning"; Jocelyn Hagen: "Starting Now". Through this concert we hope to ignite rich conversations about the parallels between past and present and the lessons that we can apply moving forward. First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington Center, Arlington MA 02476 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Jubilate Chorale [MA]: Ceremony of Carols. Tickets: $20 advance, $22 at the door. Christ Congregational Church, 1350 Pleasant Street, Brockton MA 02301

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Cecilia [MA]: El Espíritu Navideño: the Spirit of Christmas. Tomås Luis de Victoria: Missa O Magnum Mysterium; Conrad Susa: Carols and Lullabies of the Southwest; and other Christmas music by Spanish and Latin American composers. George Case, conductor. Church Of The Advent, 30 Brimmer Street, Boston MA 02108

iCal 8:00 PM. Chorus pro Musica [MA]: Candlelight Christmas at Old South. A cappella and accompanied holiday works, with opportunities for the audience to sing along. Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 2:00 PM. Concord Chorus [MA]: Winter Holiday Concert. Heavenly music for the season, featuring works by Byrd, Bach, and Fauré and favorite carols. Middlesex School Memorial Chapel, 1400 Lowell Rd, Concord MA 01742

iCal 4:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: Arise, Shine: A Holiday Concert. With guest conductor Krishan Oberoi. First Congregational Church, 68 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540 (View flier)

iCal 5:00 PM. Concord Chorus [MA]: Winter Holiday Concert. Heavenly music for the season, featuring works by Byrd, Bach, and Fauré and favorite carols. Middlesex School Memorial Chapel, 1400 Lowell Rd, Concord MA 01742

iCal 7:00 PM. Musica Sacra [MA]: Welcome Yule! British carols, from the Medieval era to the Tudor era of Byrd, the Baroque era of Phillips, the Victorian era of Parry, and the modern era of Britten and beyond. First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Exsultet! [MA]: All the Magic, All the Music. Featuring our children’s choir, Jubilate! Repertoire: Ale Pun; Breath of Heaven; The Christmas Song; Cold and Fugue; God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen; HaNerot Halalu; Hodie, Alleluia; Hot Chocolate; Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth; Masters in This Hall; Mele Kalikimaka; O Come, All Ye Faithful; O Holy Night; See Amid the Winter’s Snow; Somewhere in My Memory; Vuelie; What Strangers Are These. Tickets (in advance): $15 general, $13 senior, age 5–12 free. Allin Congregational Church, 683 High Street, Dedham MA 02026 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: Not-Quite Winter Concert. John Bavicchi: Three Score Reflections; Ludwig van Beethoven: Mass in C, Op. 86. With the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra. First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA 02476

iCal 3:00 PM. Bach, Beethoven and Brahms Society / NewWorld Chorale [MA]: A Brandenburg Christmas. J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos 2 and 4; Seasonal songs & carols with VOICES Boston and The Apollo Club. Steven Lipsitt, conductor. Tickets: $45-80. Faneuil Hall, 1 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston MA 02109 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Boston Cecilia [MA]: El Espíritu Navideño: the Spirit of Christmas. Tomås Luis de Victoria: Missa O Magnum Mysterium; Conrad Susa: Carols and Lullabies of the Southwest; and other Christmas music by Spanish and Latin American composers. George Case, conductor. All Saints Church, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline MA 02445

iCal 3:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: Arise, Shine: A Holiday Concert. With guest conductor Krishan Oberoi. First Congregational Church, 68 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. New England Classical Singers [MA]: Dettinger Te Deum. George Frederick Handel Dettingen Te Deum. Christ Church Andover, 33 Central Street, Andover MA 01810

iCal 3:30 PM. Assabet Valley Mastersingers [MA]: Messiah Sing. G.F. Handel: Messiah (Christmas portion and Hallelujah Chorus), sing-along. Featuring: Brett Maguire, organ. An annual holiday tradition. First Church Congregational, 37 High Street, Marlborough MA 01752 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Master Singers of Lexington [MA]: A Master Singers Christmas. Georg Phillip Telemann: Laudate Jehovam omnes Gentes; Antonio Vivaldi: Magnificat; Georg Phillip Telemann: Der Herr ist König (Psalm 97). We close with a selection of festive Christmas carols. TicketsL: $25 general admission, $20 students/seniors. First Parish Church, 7 Harrington Road, Lexington MA 02421

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: A Baroque Christmas. Vivaldi: Violin Concerto RV 270, Concerto II Riposo – Per il Santissimo Natale; Torelli: Concerto Grosso, Op. 8, No. 6 in G Minor, Christmas Concerto; Charpentier: Noël pour instruments; Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Nativity; Biber: Passacaglia in G Minor; Albinoni: Concerto for Oboe in D Minor, Op. 9, No. 2; Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Flute in E Minor, TWV 52:e1. With the H+H Youth Chorus Chamber Choir. Aisslinn Nosky, violin and director. Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Back Bay Chorale [MA]: A Boston Christmas. With Majestic Brass and Handel and Haydn Society Youth Chorus. Katherine Chan, guest conductor. Tickets from $23; children 12 and under from $15. Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: La Estrella: A Hispanic Christmas. Music from the Spanish speaking parts of the globe: Renaissance Iberia and the Hispanic settlements of the New World. Encounters among indigenous Americans, the Spaniards, and West Africans produced some extraordinary musical results — unusual vocal colors, soulful melodies, and irresistible rhythms, sustained in our production by winds, keyboard, gamba, baroque guitar, and Iberian harp. With local choirs, including the marvelous Fleurs des Caraïbes. All Saints' Church, Ashmont, 209 Ashmont St, Dorchester Center MA 02124 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Back Bay Chorale [MA]: A Boston Christmas. With Majestic Brass and Handel and Haydn Society Youth Chorus. Katherine Chan, guest conductor. Tickets from $23; children 12 and under from $15. Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Concord Women's Chorus [MA]: The Harps Eternal. Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols; and other works written for women’s voices and harp. Franziska Huhn, harp. Tickets: $25 adults, $20 seniors/students, $5 children 12 and under. Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street, Concord MA 01742 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: A Seraphim Christmas. Church Of Our Saviour, 25 Monmouth Street, Brookline MA 02446

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: La Estrella: A Hispanic Christmas. Music from the Spanish speaking parts of the globe: Renaissance Iberia and the Hispanic settlements of the New World. Encounters among indigenous Americans, the Spaniards, and West Africans produced some extraordinary musical results — unusual vocal colors, soulful melodies, and irresistible rhythms, sustained in our production by winds, keyboard, gamba, baroque guitar, and Iberian harp. With local choirs, including the marvelous Fleurs des Caraïbes. First Parish Church of Newbury, 20 High Road, Newbury MA 01951 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: A Baroque Christmas. Vivaldi: Violin Concerto RV 270, Concerto II Riposo – Per il Santissimo Natale; Torelli: Concerto Grosso, Op. 8, No. 6 in G Minor, Christmas Concerto; Charpentier: Noël pour instruments; Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Nativity; Biber: Passacaglia in G Minor; Albinoni: Concerto for Oboe in D Minor, Op. 9, No. 2; Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Flute in E Minor, TWV 52:e1. With the H+H Youth Chorus Chamber Choir. Aisslinn Nosky, violin and director. Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: La Estrella: A Hispanic Christmas. Music from the Spanish speaking parts of the globe: Renaissance Iberia and the Hispanic settlements of the New World. Encounters among indigenous Americans, the Spaniards, and West Africans produced some extraordinary musical results — unusual vocal colors, soulful melodies, and irresistible rhythms, sustained in our production by winds, keyboard, gamba, baroque guitar, and Iberian harp. With local choirs, including the marvelous Fleurs des Caraïbes. First Parish Church, Cambridge, 1446 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Crescendo [MA]: A Tale of Divine Love and the River Spirit. Antonio de Líteres: Acis y Galatea, a zarzuela in two acts with a libretto by José de Cañizares; semi-staged performance. Salomé Sandoval, mezzo soprano (Acis), Baroque guitar, percussion and co-director; Catherine Hancock, soprano (Galatea); Malina Rauschenfels, mezzo soprano (Tisbe); Roman Testroet, baritone (Momo); Tom Schindler, (Polyphemo); with Crescendo’s Vocal Ensemble Singers and period instrument players Tricia Van Oers, recorder; Christa Patton, recorder and Baroque harp; Hideki Yamaya, Baroque guitar; Christine Gevert harpsichord, conductor. Tickets: $60 premium, $35 general, $10 under 18 years. St. James Place, 352 Main Street, Great Barrington MA 01230 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: Mozart + Haydn. F.J. Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass; Symphony No. 100, Military; W.A. Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4, K. 218. Mary Bevan, soprano; Catherine Wyn-Rogers, mezzo-soprano; Jeremy Budd, tenor; Sumner Thompson, baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Copland, Wyner, Ives, and Fine. Charles Ives: General William Booth Enters into Heaven; Psalm 67, "God be merciful unto us"; Yehudi Wyner: Give Thanks for All Things (Cantata Singers' 2010 Commission); Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring; Irving Fine: The Choral New Yorker (orchestration by David Hoose). NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 7:30 PM. Westford Chorus [MA]: From the Heart of Europe: Music of Antonin Dvorak. Antonin Dvorak: Mass in D, Op. 86; Songs of Nature, Op. 63. Tickets: $20 adults, $10 student/senior, $5 children ages 12 or under. United Methodist Church, 10 Church Street, Westford MA 01742

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: Daniel: A Medieval Masterpiece Revisited. A new production by Anne Azéma of the greatest musical play from the French Middle Ages with a sterling cast including seasoned professionals, children, and Boston City Singers and Longy School of Music of Bard College students. Lighting and special effects by Peter Torpey. First Church In Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Andover Choral Society [MA]: Franz Joseph Haydn: The Creation. Dana Lynne Varga, soprano; Jason McStoots, tenor; Philip Lima, baritone. With professional orchestra. Performed in English West Middle School Auditorium, 70 Shawsheen Road, Andover MA 01810 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: Mozart + Haydn. F.J. Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass; Symphony No. 100, Military; W.A. Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4, K. 218. Mary Bevan, soprano; Catherine Wyn-Rogers, mezzo-soprano; Jeremy Budd, tenor; Sumner Thompson, baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Nashoba Valley Chorale [MA]: Haydn and Gjeilo. Ola Gjeilo: Dreamweaver; F.J./ Haydn: Missa in angustiis (Lord Nelson Mass). With Orchestra. Littleton High School Performing Arts Center, 56 King Street, Littleton MA 01460

iCal 3:00 PM. Westford Chorus [MA]: From the Heart of Europe: Music of Antonin Dvorak. Antonin Dvorak: Mass in D, Op. 86; Songs of Nature, Op. 63. Tickets: $20 adults, $10 student/senior, $5 children ages 12 or under. All Saints Episcopal Church, 10 Billerica Rd, Chelmsford MA 01824

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Chamber Series: Under the Northern Lights. Rarely-performed chamber music from Nordic countries Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, and Iceland. Follen Church, 755 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington MA 02420

iCal 4:00 PM. Crescendo [MA]: Thanksgivings for Life and Love: 16th Century Spanish Polyphony and Contemporary Latin American Folk Music. Tomas Luis de Victoria: Te Deum; Francisco Guerrero: Maria Magdalena; Antonio Lobo: Versa est in luctum; and other motets for four to six voices. With Carlos Guastavino: “Se equivocó la paloma”; Violeta Parra: “Gracias a la vida”; and other choral and instrumental arrangements of Latin American folk melodies of the 20th and 21st centuries by them and Victor Jara, among others, celebrated of Canto Nuevo (The New Song). Crescendo Vocal Ensemble is joined by Alturas Duo, Carlos Boltes, charango and viola, and Scott Hill, guitar, and Gonzalo Cortés, quena, zampoña and percussion. Directed by Christine Gevert from the organ. Tickets: $60 premium, $35 general, $10 under 18 years. Saint James Place, 352 Main Street, Great Barrington MA 01230 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Chamber Series: Under the Northern Lights. Rarely-performed chamber music from Nordic countries Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, and Iceland. Longy School Of Music Of Bard College, 27 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 7:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: Hildegard von Bingen's "Ordo Virtutum". What Director LeClair calls the very first opera, written around 1150 by Abbess and now St. Hildegard von Bingen, fully staged for modern audiences with 18 women and men lending gender fluidity to the various ancient roles; with Na'ama Lion, flute, Nancy Hurrell, harp, Laura Jeppesen, vielle, and Mike Williams, percussion. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 4:00 PM. Heritage Chorale [MA]: A Musical Kaleidoscope: Pops concert. A world of color, including aongs such as Mood Indigo, White World of Winter, Red, Red Rose, Bluesette, Blackbird, Fields of Gold, and more. Tickets: $25 adult, $20 student/senior, $10 ages 6-17. Keefe Technical High School, 750 Winter St, Framingham MA 01702 (View flier)

iCal 5:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: Hildegard von Bingen's "Ordo Virtutum". What Director LeClair calls the very first opera, written around 1150 by Abbess and now St. Hildegard von Bingen, fully staged for modern audiences with 18 women and men lending gender fluidity to the various ancient roles; with Na'ama Lion, flute, Nancy Hurrell, harp, Laura Jeppesen, vielle, and Mike Williams, percussion. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. St. Paul's Church, 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline MA 02446

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Duruflé Requiem. Maurice Duruflé Requiem; Helen Grime: Limina (BSO commission); William Walton: Cello Concerto. Johannes Moser, cello; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 1:30 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Duruflé Requiem. Maurice Duruflé Requiem; Helen Grime: Limina (BSO commission); William Walton: Cello Concerto. Johannes Moser, cello; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Duruflé Requiem. Maurice Duruflé Requiem; Helen Grime: Limina (BSO commission); William Walton: Cello Concerto. Johannes Moser, cello; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: Nevertheless, She Persisted. Works featuring women composers and poets, subjects and storytellers, including a newly commissioned work by Indian-American composer Shruthi Rajasekar; an encore performance of Clark’s Woman of No Distinction, Mari Esabel Valverde’s, Border Lines, and more. With Heinrich Christensen, organ. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 3:00 PM. Masterworks Chorale [MA]: Bloch Sacred Service. Ernest Bloch: Sacred Service; Lukas Foss: Behold I Build an House; Randall Thompson: Alleluia. Ian Pomerantz, baritone; Ross Wood, organ. Tickets: $20-50. Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: Nevertheless, She Persisted. Works featuring women composers and poets, subjects and storytellers, including a newly commissioned work by Indian-American composer Shruthi Rajasekar; an encore performance of Clark’s Woman of No Distinction, Mari Esabel Valverde’s, Border Lines, and more. With Heinrich Christensen, organ. First Church In Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Duruflé Requiem. Maurice Duruflé Requiem; Helen Grime: Limina (BSO commission); William Walton: Cello Concerto. Johannes Moser, cello; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 7:00 PM. Chorus North Shore [MA]: American Choral Quilt. Star Spangled Banner; Alleluia; My Shepherd Will Supply My Need; 23rd Psalm; At the River; Amazing Grace; How Can I Keep from Singing; Gettysburg; Broadway Tunes; Five Nursery Rhymes; Soon Ah Will Be Done; This Little Light of Mine; Swingin’ with the Saints; America the Beautiful. Our Lady Of Hope Church, 1 Pineswamp Road, Ipswich MA 01938 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Back Bay Chorale [MA]: The Golden Age of Brass: Music from 17th Century Italy and Germany. Giovanni Gabrieli: Jubilate Deo; Johann Hermann Schein: Nun danket alle Gott; Heinrich Schütz: Selig sind die toten; Musicalische Exequien; Claudio Monteverdi: Deus in adjutorium; Dixit Dominus, from the Vespers of 1610. Sarah Yanovitch, soprano; MaryRuth Lown, soprano; Douglas Dodson, countertenor; Stefan Reed, tenor; Ethan DePuy, tenor; Jason Steigerwalt, bass. With Dark Horse Consort. Tickets from $23; students free with valid ID. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: An Almost Spring Concert. Johannes Brahms: Nänie, Op. 82; Robert Schumann: Requiem für Mignon, Op. 98b; Morgan Jackson: When I Heard the Learned Astronomer (ABCC Premiere). First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA 02476

iCal 3:00 PM. Coro Allegro [MA]: Shofar: In Memoriam. Robert Stern: Shofar (Teresa Wakim, soprano; Jonas Budris, tenor; Aaron Engebreth, bass; David Kravitz, bass); Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs (Ron Williams, baritone); Johannes Brahms, Nänie, Opus 82. In memory of Robert Stern, Sanford Sylvan, and Don Wilkinson. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. New England Classical Singers [MA]: Spring Concert. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 3:00 PM. Sounds of Stow [MA]: Antonin Dvorak: Stabat Mater. Dana Varga, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo-soprano; Ray Bauwens, tenor; Ulysses Thomas, bass baritone. Hale School, 55 Hartley Road, Stow MA 01775

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Fauré Requiem. C. Hubert H. Parry: Six Songs of Farewell; Gabriel Fauré: Requiem in D minor. Pre-concert talk at 7 pm in Jewett Hall. Following the performance, all are invited to attend a free post-concert reception. First Church In Cambridge, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 8:00 PM. Chorus pro Musica [MA]: Anthracite Fields. Julia Wolfe: Anthracite Fields. Featuring Bang on a Can All-Stars. Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. The Spectrum Singers [MA]: Spectrum Singers at 40! A gala 40th Anniversary celebration of great choral music meaningful to the chorus and its audience over our 40-year history. First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Commonwealth Chorale [MA]: Reverence and Joy. Anton Bruckner: Te Deum; Leonard Bernstein, Choruses From The Lark; Bob Chilcott: Jubilate Second Church In Newton, 60 Highland Street, West Newton MA 02465 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Metropolitan Chorale [MA]: Music inspired by the World’s Fair. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 3:00 PM. South Hadley Chorale [MA]: Chichester Psalms. Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Benjamin Britten: Jubilate Deo; Libby Larson: Beneath These Alien Stars; Randall Thompson: Something Like a Star; Eric Whitacre: Five Hebrew Love Songs. Alexandra Ludwig, conductor. Tickets: $16 advance/$20 at the door, seniors $15 advance/$11 at the door; students/age 12 and under $5. All Saints Episcopal Church, 10 Billerica Road, Chelmsford MA 01824

iCal 3:30 PM. Assabet Valley Mastersingers [MA]: Bridges to Unity – We Are Not Alone. Cynthia Wong: Unity in Diversity (Commission); Dan Forrest: LUX: The Dawn From On High; Oliver Caplan: We Exist. R.R. Jay Performing Arts Center, Saint John’s HS, 378 Main St, Shrewsbury MA 01545 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: The Day is Far Behind You. With guest conductor John Verkuilen. Tickets: $25, students $5. Simon Center For The Arts, Falmouth Academy, 7 Highfield Drive, Falmouth MA 02045 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Master Singers of Lexington [MA]: Spring concert. Johannes Brahms​: Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs); Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Romancero Gitano; Paul Brust: New work (commission). With special guest John Muratore. Tickets: $25 general admission, $20 students/seniors. Pilgrim Congregational Church, 55 Coolidge Avenue, Lexington MA 02421

iCal 8:00 PM. Musica Sacra [MA]: Blissed Out Baroque. Heinrich Schütz: Musikalische Exequien; Gregorio Allegri: Miserere; Maurice Greene: Lord, let me know mine end; Jean-Baptisate Lully: O dulcissime Domine. Tickets: $30, $50. First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: The Day is Far Behind You. With guest conductor John Verkuilen. Tickets: $25, students $5. Simon Center For The Arts, Falmouth Academy, 7 Highfield Drive, Falmouth MA 02045 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Perséphone. Igor Stravinsky: Perséphone; Pulcinella Suite; Thomas Adès: Lieux retrouvés, for cello and orchestra. Edgaras Montvidas, tenor; Steven Isserlis, cello; Thomas Adès, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 1:30 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Perséphone. Igor Stravinsky: Perséphone; Pulcinella Suite; Thomas Adès: Lieux retrouvés, for cello and orchestra. Edgaras Montvidas, tenor; Steven Isserlis, cello; Thomas Adès, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Vivaldi. Antoniuo Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Vivaldi’s Gloria in D; Claudio Monteverdi: Beatus Vir. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Emmanuel Music [MA]: Britten Chamber Festival. A three-day celebration of the music of Benjamin Britten. Cello Sonata in C Major; Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac for countertenor, tenor, and piano; Selections from Harmonia Sacrae for tenor and piano; Phantasy Quartet, Op. 2, for oboe, violin, viola, and cello. Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo-soprano; Ryan Turner, tenor; Sarah Atwood, violin; Mark Berger, viola; Rhonda Rider, cello; Judith Gordon, piano. Tickets: $30 general, $55 patron, $10 student. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Worcester Chorus [MA]: Brahms Requiem. Johannes Brahms: Nänie; Requiem. Chris Shepard, conductor.Tickets: $39-$55 adult; $17.50 student; $7.50 youth. Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street, Worcester MA 01608 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Vivaldi. Antoniuo Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Vivaldi’s Gloria in D; Claudio Monteverdi: Beatus Vir. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Symphony Orchestra/Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Perséphone. Igor Stravinsky: Perséphone; Pulcinella Suite; Thomas Adès: Lieux retrouvés, for cello and orchestra. Edgaras Montvidas, tenor; Steven Isserlis, cello; Thomas Adès, conductor. With the Boston Symphony Children’s Choir, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Emmanuel Music [MA]: Britten Chamber Festival. A three-day celebration of the music of Benjamin Britten. Canticle I: My Beloved is Mine for tenor and piano, Op. 40; Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6; Canticle V: The Death of Saint Narcissus for tenor and harp, Op. 89; Holiday Diary, for piano; Selections from Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op. 70 for guitar ("Reflections on Come Heavy Sleep"); Songs from the Chinese for soprano and guitar, Op. 58. Kristen Watson, soprano; Jonas Budris, tenor; Heidi Braun-Hill, violin; Franziska Huhn, harp; Donald Berman, piano. Tickets: $30 general, $55 patron, $10 student. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Boston Cecilia [MA]: Our Transcendental Passion. Paul Rudoi: Our Transcendental Passion (libretto based on the words of Thoreau, Emerson, as well as those of lesser known and marginalized voices, Margaret Fuller and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, musical inspiration from Sacred Harp). All Saints Church, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline MA 02445

iCal 3:00 PM. Emmanuel Music [MA]: Britten Chamber Festival. A three-day celebration of the music of Benjamin Britten. Phantasy in F minor for String Quintet; Folk Song Arrangements from British Isles for baritone; Canticle III: Still Falls the Rain for tenor, horn and piano (words Edith Sitwell); Canticle IV: Journey of the Magi for countertenor, tenor, baritone, & piano, Op. 86; Three Divertimenti, for string quartet. Doug Dodson, countertenor; Charles Blandy, tenor; David Tinervia, baritone; Joan Ellersick, viola; Whitacre Hill, horn; Brett Hodgdon, piano; Arneis String Quartet. Tickets: $30 general, $55 patron, $10 student. Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Crescendo [MA]: Music Across Borders: 17th Century and Contemporary Choral Music from Poland, Latvia, Czech Republic and Germany. Baroque choral works by Szarzyński, Gorczycki, Telemann, Meder and Černohorský featuring strings and Baroque trumpets in the orchestra, with contemporary works by Ešenvalds, Lukaszewski, and Lukáš. Works include Szarzyński’s “Completorium”, Gorczycki’s “Laetatus sum”, Meder’s “Jubilate Deo omnis terra”, Ešenvalds’s “Stars” (accompanied with seldom-heard tuned musical glasses), and Lukáš’s “Pater noster” op. 263 among others. Tickets: $60 premium, $35 general, $10 under 18 years. Saint James Place, 352 Main Street, Great Barrington MA 01230 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: St. Matthew Passion. J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. Joshua Ellicott, tenor (Evangelist); Matthew Brook, bass-baritone (Jesus); Joélle Harvey, soprano; Paula Murrihy, mezzo-soprano; Jeremy Budd, tenor; Stephan MacLeod, bass-baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 7:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: ReSound in the Convent. Immerse yourself in moving constellations of singers: featuring music by virtually every baroque nun we have championed from the Northern Italian baroque, such as Chiara Cozzolani, Raffaella Aleotti, Bianca Maria Media, Sulpitia Cesis, plus new music by Patricia Van Ness and Suzanne Sheppard. With Dan Stepner and Julie Levin, violins, Laura Jeppesen, gamba, and Catherine Liddell, theorbo. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: St. Matthew Passion. J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. Joshua Ellicott, tenor (Evangelist); Matthew Brook, bass-baritone (Jesus); Joélle Harvey, soprano; Paula Murrihy, mezzo-soprano; Jeremy Budd, tenor; Stephan MacLeod, bass-baritone; Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 5:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: ReSound in the Convent. Immerse yourself in moving constellations of singers: featuring music by virtually every baroque nun we have championed from the Northern Italian baroque, such as Chiara Cozzolani, Raffaella Aleotti, Bianca Maria Media, Sulpitia Cesis, plus new music by Patricia Van Ness and Suzanne Sheppard. With Dan Stepner and Julie Levin, violins, Laura Jeppesen, gamba, and Catherine Liddell, theorbo. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. First Parish Church, Cambridge, 1446 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Chamber Series: Flora and Fauna. Chamber music inspired by nature's timeless beauty. Follen Church, 755 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington MA 02420

iCal 9:30 PM. Tanglewood Festival Chorus [MA]: Rachmaninoff Vespers. Sergei Rachmaninoff: All Night Vigil (Vespers). Following the regular BSO concert program beginning at 8 pm: Camille Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto No. 1, Blaise Déjardin, cello; Béla Bartók Concerto for Orchestra; Andris Nelsons, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Nashoba Valley Chorale [MA]: Spring concert. Ludwig van Beethoven: Mass in C (In celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birth anniversary). With orchestra, and featuring winners of the Emerging Artist Contest. Littleton High School Performing Arts Center, 56 King Street, Littleton MA 01460

iCal 4:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Chamber Series: Flora and Fauna. Chamber music inspired by nature's timeless beauty. Longy School Of Music Of Bard College, 27 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 7:30 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Ariodante. G.F. Handel: Ariodante. Paula Murrihy: Ariodante; Kiera Duffy: Ginevra; Sonja Tengblad: Dalinda; Ann McMahon Quintero: Polinesso; Rufus Müller: Lurcanio; Matthew Brook: King of Scotland; Jonas Budris: Odoardo. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 7:30 PM. Boston Baroque [MA]: Ariodante. G.F. Handel: Ariodante. Paula Murrihy: Ariodante; Kiera Duffy: Ginevra; Sonja Tengblad: Dalinda; Ann McMahon Quintero: Polinesso; Rufus Müller: Lurcanio; Matthew Brook: King of Scotland; Jonas Budris: Odoardo. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Camerata [MA]: The Three Sisters: Songs of Love and Passion, ca 1300. A conversation, via fabulous, age-old music and poetry, and very much from the female point of view, around the always-contemporary themes of desire, yearning, and fulfillment, performed by Anne Azéma, Camila Parias, Clare McNamara, voices, and Susanne Ansorg, vielle and guittern. Pickman Hall, Longy School Of Music Of Bard College, 27 Garden Street, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: Sponsors’ Concert. Lili Boulanger: Vieille prière bouddhique (An Old Buddhist Prayer); Carlos Surinach: Feria Magica; Meir Finkelstein: L’Dor vador (From Generation to Generation); Zoltán Kodály: Missa Brevis. First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA 02476

iCal 3:00 PM. Bach, Beethoven and Brahms Society / NewWorld Chorale [MA]: Viennese Time-Travel. Haydn: Nelsonmess (Mass for Troubled Times); Anton Bruckner: Intermezzo; Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5. Mara Bonde, soprano; Krista River, alto; Stefan Reed, tenor; David Kravitz, bass; Steven Lipsitt, conductor. Tickets: $45-80. Faneuil Hall, 1 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston MA 02109 (View flier)

iCal 7:30 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: The Four Seasons. G.F. Handel: “Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” from Solomon; Dixit Dominus; Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons. Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

TBD. Andover Choral Society [MA]: Becoming. Demetrius Spaneas: becoming (90th anniversary commission); works by Leonard Bernstein, Gwyneth Walker, and Kevin Siegfried. With professional orchestra and piano. TBD, Andover MA 01810 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: El Llanto de la Guitarra: Works for Voice and Guitar. With guest conductor Nathan Reiff. Tickets: $25, students $5. John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street, Falmouth MA 02540 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Handel and Haydn Society [MA]: The Four Seasons. G.F. Handel: “Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” from Solomon; Dixit Dominus; Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons. Harry Christophers, conductor. Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston MA 02115 (View flier)

iCal 4:00 PM. Falmouth Chorale [MA]: El Llanto de la Guitarra: Works for Voice and Guitar. With guest conductor Nathan Reiff. Tickets: $25, students $5. John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street, Falmouth MA 02540 (View flier)

iCal 7:00 PM. Worcester Chorus [MA]: On Broadway. Music from a century of favorite Broadway shows, with a special focus on the music of Cole Porter, who attended Worcester Academy, graduating in 1909. Tickets: $50-$100 adult, $25 student/youth (full table $750). Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 102 Russell St, Worcester MA 01609 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Back Bay Chorale [MA]: Felix Mendelssohn: Elijah. Tyler Duncan, baritone; Meredith Hanson, soprano; Clara Osowski, alto; Stefan Reed, tenor; MaryRuth Lown, soprano; Elizabeth Eschen, alto; Patrick T. Waters, tenor; Craig Juricka, bass. Performed in English. Tickets from $10; students free with valid ID. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Cantata Singers [MA]: Bach and Festinger. J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 79, "Gott der Herr ist Sonn und Schild"; Richard Festinger: New work (Cantata Singers Commission); J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 78, "Jesu, der du meine Seele". Pre-concert talk at 7 pm in Williams Hall. Following the performance, all are invited to attend a free post-concert reception. NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston MA 02115

iCal 8:00 PM. Dedham Choral Society [MA]: Bravo Beethoven! Holy Name Church, 1689 Centre Street, West Roxbury MA 02132

iCal 4:00 PM. Concord Women's Chorus [MA]: Sojourner’s Song. Mari Esabel Valverde: Sojourner’s Song; with works written by European and American women composers. Tickets: $25 adults, $20 seniors/students, $5 children 12 and under. Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street, Concord MA 01742 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Master Singers of Lexington [MA]: Annual Pops Concert. Songs and choruses about school, professors, teacher’s pets and more. Composers include Leonard Bernstein, Clark Gesner, Gilbert and Sullivan, Victor Herbert, Tom Lehrer, and Rodgers and Hammerstein. First Parish Church, 7 Harrington Rd, Lexington MA 02421

iCal 8:00 PM. Musica Sacra [MA]: Mary's Playlist: Choral Favorites from 40 years with Musica Sacra. Musica Sacra's Artistic Director, Mary Beekman, has created a veritable mixtape of eclectic pieces selected from among her choral favorites. Tickets: $30, $50. First Church Congregational, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Seraphim Singers [MA]: Mass Throwdown. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 8:00 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: Music for a Spring Evening: “In the French Tradition”. Paul Hindemith: Six Chansons; music of Claudin de Sermisy, Jean-Phillippe Rameau, Gabriel Fauré, Camille Saint-Säens, and others. The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus, Barry Singer, conductor. First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA 02476

iCal 7:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: The Dinner Party, illuminated by the art of Fran Forman. Cappella Clausura and friends Na'ama Lion, flute, Nancy Hurrell, harp, Catherine Liddell and Charles Iner, theorbos and baroque guitars, and Mike Williams, percussion, gather around a table to sing "after dinner" entertainment part-songs by Barbara Strozzi, Vittoria Aleotti, Rebecca Clarke, and Fanny Mendelssohn, all illuminated by the stunning images of visual artist Fran Forman. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. Eliot Church Of Newton, 474 Centre Street, Newton MA 02458

iCal 7:30 PM. New Philharmonia Orchestra / Metropolitan Chorale [MA]: Music for All. Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9. Rachele Schmiege, soprano; Britt Brown, mezzo-soprano; Omar Najmi, tenor; Ryne Cherry, baritone. Tom Vignieri: World premiere, a New Phil anniversary commission. First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon Street, Newton MA 02459

iCal 8:00 PM. Assabet Valley Mastersingers [MA]: Bridges of the Spirit: Glories of France. Gabriel Fauré: Requiem in d minor; Francis Poulenc: Gloria. Kristen Watson, soprano. Pilgrim Church, 15 Common St, Southborough MA 01772 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Boston Cecilia [MA]: Line of Succession: Music of German Masters. J.S. Bach: Jesu, meine Freude; Komm Jesu, Komm; Johannes Brahms: Fest- und Gedenksprüche; other music by Heinrich Schütz and Felix Mendelssohn. All Saints Church, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline MA 02445

iCal 8:00 PM. Commonwealth Chorale [MA]: American Ideals. Randall Thompson: Testament of Freedom; Gwyneth Walker: The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere; Our Dream of Freedom; works by Stephen Paulus and Dan Forrest. Mark Feldhusen, piano. Second Church In Newton, 60 Highland Street, West Newton MA 02465 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. Masterworks Chorale [MA]: Missa solemnis. Ludwig van Beethoven: Mass [in D] (“Missa solemnis”). Tickets: $20-50. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 8:00 PM. The Spectrum Singers [MA]: Haydn’s Final Masterpiece. F.J. Haydn: Harmoniemesse; Igor Stravinsky: Mass. Teresa Wakim, soprano; Thea Lobo, alto; Charles Blandy, tenor; Sumner Thompson, bass. With full orchestra and wind ensemble First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St, Cambridge MA 02138 (View flier)

iCal 3:00 PM. Coro Allegro [MA]: Letters to Our Children, Letters to Our Youth. Andrea Clearfield: commissioned work featuring letters to our children by Mimi Lemay, advocate for transgender children and Sam Brinton, advocate for LGBTQ+ youth and banning conversion therapy; Ronald Perera: When Music Sounds. Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 45 Quincy St, Cambridge MA 02138

iCal 3:00 PM. New Philharmonia Orchestra / Metropolitan Chorale [MA]: Music for All. Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9. Rachele Schmiege, soprano; Britt Brown, mezzo-soprano; Omar Najmi, tenor; Ryne Cherry, baritone. Tom Vignieri: World premiere, a New Phil anniversary commission. First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon Street, Newton MA 02459

iCal 4:00 PM. Sounds of Stow [MA]: Carol Barnett: A Bluegrass Mass. First Parish Church of Stow & Acton, 353 Great Rd, Stow MA 01775

iCal 5:00 PM. Cappella Clausura [MA]: The Dinner Party, illuminated by the art of Fran Forman. Cappella Clausura and friends Na'ama Lion, flute, Nancy Hurrell, harp, Catherine Liddell and Charles Iner, theorbos and baroque guitars, and Mike Williams, percussion, gather around a table to sing "after dinner" entertainment part-songs by Barbara Strozzi, Vittoria Aleotti, Rebecca Clarke, and Fanny Mendelssohn, all illuminated by the stunning images of visual artist Fran Forman. Tickets: $35 adult, $30 senior, $20 student. St. Paul's Church, 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline MA 02446

iCal 8:00 PM. Concord Chorus [MA]: Rutter Gloria. John Rutter: Gloria; Morton Lauridsen: Lux aeterna; and music for chorus, brass, and organ. Church of St. Brigid, 1981 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington MA 02421

iCal 3:00 PM. Heritage Chorale [MA]: Treasured Memories. A final celebration of the 30+ years of Maestro Finney's tenure with the Heritage Chorale, with the reprise of special moments from past concerts, including composers Morten Lauridsen, Randall Thompson, and Eric Whitacre, as well as Handel (Israel in Egypt) and Mendelssohn (Elijah). Tickets: $25 adult, $20 student/senior, $10 ages 6-17. Nevins Hall, Memorial Building, 150 Concord Street, Framingham MA 01702

iCal 8:00 PM. Chorus pro Musica [MA]: Candide. Leonard Bernstein: Candide. Robbins Memorial Town Hall Auditorium, 730 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington MA 02476 (View flier)

iCal 6:30 PM. Arlington-Belmont Chorale [MA]: Strawberry Festival and Pops Concert. With the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra. Robbins Memorial Town Hall Auditorium, 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA 02476

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