Pianist and recording artist, Valentina Lisitsa, a New Bern native whose career went global with her acclaimed YouTube videos, comes to Duke’s Baldwin Auditorium Friday. Her program includes a dozen selected preludes and other pieces by Scriabin, as well as Chopin’s Scherzo No. 2 and his 24 Etudes.
8 p.m. $32-$38 (ages 30 and under $15). 919-684-4444 or dukeperformances.duke.edu.
- The Choral Society of Durham performs J.S. Bach’s Magnificat, along with various German carols Saturday night and Sunday afternoon in Duke’s Page Auditorium. Details at choral-society.org.
- The Triangle Jewish Chorale offers novel settings of Hanukkah songs as well as music presented on its recent tour to Argentina. The free concert is on Sunday afternoon at Durham’s Levin Jewish Community Center. Details at trianglejewishchorale.org.