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Classical Picks: Chamber Music Raleigh concert at NCMA

Chamber Music Raleigh’s Sights and Sounds on Sunday series at the N.C. Museum of Art offers a concert of vocal chamber music by Asheville-based Nuance Lyrique. The program, inspired by the work of American impressionist artist, Childe Hassam, includes pieces by William Grant Still, Erich Korngold and Aaron Copland.

3 p.m. $14 (youth 7-18, $12). 919-715-5923 or

Other highlights

  • For this week’s noontime Friday Favorites concert, Grant Llewellyn conducts the N.C. Symphony in Bizet’s Symphony No. 1 and Saint-Saens’ Violin Concerto No. 3 (Angelo Xiang Yu, soloist). Details at
  • The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle concert Sunday in Durham’s Carolina Theatre features a symphony by composer Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, dubbed the Spanish Mozart, as well as works by Mozart and Beethoven. Details at