The nine men who make up the a cappella chamber choir, Cantus, bring “expressive power and spontaneous grace” to their performances, according to the Washington Post. Their concert Sunday evening in Duke University’s Baldwin Auditorium explores expressions of love from a wide range of composers, including Grieg, Finzi, and Whitaker, plus four new works commissioned for this program.
7 p.m. $42-$48 (ages 3O and under $15). 919-684-4444 or dukeperformances.duke.edu.
- Friday and Saturday, Grant Llewellyn leads the N.C. Symphony in Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 (Benjamin Grosvenor, soloist). Details at ncsymphony.org.
- Sonam Chorus’ winter concert Saturday at Durham’s Judea Reform Congregation features the premiere of director Allan Friedman’s Shabbat evening service. Details at sonamchorus.org.
- Violinist Jennifer Koh and pianist Shai Wosner play Beethoven violin sonatas and a new commission from Vijay Iyer in Duke’s Baldwin Auditorium Saturday. Details at dukeperformances.duke.edu.