Over the next two weeks, classical music concerts are happening in churches, temples and arts venues and feature full-throttle orchestras and symphonic bands plus pianists and violin and piano duos. Check it out for yourself:
Michael Tilson Thomas conducts with conductor Dean Whiteside joining him and guest Laura Liu on viola. The program includes works by Rossini, Walton, Debussy and Tchaikovsky. April 22, pre-concert chat at 7 p.m. and concert at 8 p.m., New World Center.
Pianist Misha Dacic performs a concert of compositions by Mompou, Mozart, Hummel, Guerrero, Albeniz, Villa-Lobos, Babajanian and Enesco. April 23, 5 p.m., Aventura Arts & Cultural Center.
Features a woodwind quintet, clarinet ensemble, flute choir and saxophone ensemble. April 23, 4 p.m. Kendall United Methodist Church.
Concert featuring Polish-born violinist Bogdan Chruszcz and pianist Velia Yedra. April 23, 6 p.m. Trinity Cathedral.
The virtuosic and eclectic chamber chamber orchestra presents a re-imagining of Vivaldi’s masterwork The Four Seasons by NuDeco founder Sam Hyken featuring a collaborative performance with DanceTheatre. Also performing pieces by Stravinsky and Bach. April 28, 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts Knight Concert Hall.
Michael Tilson Thomas and Dean Whiteside conduct a program of music by Supko, Reeves, Bettison and Castilgioni. April 29, 7:30 p.m. New World Center.
Conductor and Artistic Director Daniel Andai leads the orchestra in a program of compositions by Dvorak and Mendelssohn. April 30 2 p.m., Ransom-Everglades.
Conducted by Elaine Rinaldi, the concert commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day with a cantata in three movements featuring Tenor Michael Hendrick and Soprano Elizabeth Caballero. April 23, 4 p.m. Temple Israel of Greater Miami.
Concert directed by Dr. Donald Oglesby of the masterpiece of choral music by Brahms. April 28, 7:30 p.m. St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.
Artistic Director Roberto Berrocal performs on the piano accompanied by cellist Anna Litvinenko. April 28, 8 p.m. St. Hugh Catholic Church.
Artistic Director Ken Taylor conducts the 80-voice masterworks chorus and 20-piece orchestra, joined by guests soloists soprano Ashley Taylor, mezzo-soprano Desiree Maira, tenor Christopher Waite and baritone Dylan Evans. April 30, 4 p.m., DeSantis Family Chapel at Palm Beach Atlantic University.