The best classical picks, March 1

CorrespondentFebruary 28, 2013 

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    • Sunday: Choral Society of Durham – Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle. Duke University Chapel, 4 p.m. $15. 919-660-2733; • Sunday: Cantari and the UNC Baroque Ensemble present music by Henry Purcell and J.S. Bach. Hill Hall Auditorium, UNC-CH. 7:30 p.m. $15. 919-451-3515; • Sunday: Musicians from Mallarmé Chamber Players and the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra play Wagner’s “Siegfried Idyll” and music by Louis Spohr and Richard Strauss. Kirby Horton Hall, Duke Gardens. 7:30 p.m. $18-$20. 919-560-2788;

North America’s premier wind quintet, Imani Winds, returns to Raleigh for the first time since 2007 for a Raleigh Chamber Music concert Sunday. This genre-blurring group bridges European, American, African and Latin American traditions. The program includes an arrangement of Stravinsky’s “Rite of Spring,” works by Pavel Haas and quintet member Valerie Coleman, and traditional klezmer dances. Fletcher Opera Theater, 3 p.m. $25. 919-821-2030;

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