The best classical picks, Jan. 18

CorrespondentJanuary 17, 2013 

  • More information Other highlights: •  Sunday: Raleigh Chamber Music Guild – fortepianist Anthony Romaniuk with period instruments ensemble. Works include arrangements of orchestral pieces by Mozart and Beethoven. Kenan Recital Hall, Peace University, 3 p.m. $25. 919-821-2030; rcmg.org. •  Monday: Manning Chamber Music Series – pianist Jonathan Moyer and N.C. Symphony musicians. Works by Fauré, Ravel and Martinu. Kenan Recital Hall, Peace University, 7:30 p.m. Free. 919-508-2000; peace.edu. •  Tuesday: Pianist Ivan Moshchuk – works by Mozart, Beethoven and Liszt. Smedes Parlor, St. Mary’s School, Raleigh. 8 p.m. Free. 919-424-4045; sms.edu.

Chapel Hill’s Women’s Voices Chorus perform concerts this weekend that have as their centerpiece Vivaldi’s Gloria, sung, as originally conceived, by a women’s chorus with Baroque orchestra. The second half showcases pieces by North American composers that reflect the themes of the Gloria. First Presbyterian Church, Durham, 4 p.m. Saturday; University United Methodist Church, Chapel Hill, 3 p.m. Sunday. $5-$15. 919-923-3869; womensvoiceschorus.org.

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