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Classical art events in New Orleans in Fall 2016 

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Sept. 23
Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto LPO performs works by Tchaikovsky, Mosolov and Shostakovich. Orpheum Theater

Sept. 24
A Contemporary 4-Course The program features vocal music by contemporary American composers Benjamin C.S. Boyle, Jonathan Gibson, Simon A. Sargon and others. Marigny Opera House

Sept. 27
Garrick Ohlsson Friends of Music presents the pianist performing works by Beethoven, Schubert and Chopin. Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Sept. 29
Tick Tock Goes the Bach LPO performs works by Bach, Hindemith and Haydn. Orpheum Theater

Oct. 13-15
Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 LPO performs work by Tchai-kovsky, Beethoven, Nicolai and Korngold. Oct. 13: Jefferson Performing Arts Center Oct. 14: Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond Oct. 15: Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2056 2nd St., Slidell

Oct. 18
Musical Excursions: Tomoki Sakata The pianist/composer performs. UNO Performing Arts Center, 2000 Lakeshore Drive

Oct. 20
Celebrating Women Poets The program features poems by Emily Dickinson, Anne Spencer Lindbergh and others set to music composed by Aaron Copland and others. Marigny Opera House

Oct. 21
Dvorak's Symphony No. 8 LPO performs works by William Grant Still, Robert Sierra and Dvorak. Orpheum Theater

Oct. 22
Sunset Symphony on the Lake Guest conductor Thomas Wilkins leads the LPO. Mandeville Lakefront, Mandeville

Oct. 23
Salon Concert: Pavel Steidl The Musical Arts Society of New Orleans presents the classical guitarist. 1133 Margaret Place;

Oct. 23
Anna Waldron with the New Orleans Civic Symphony The winner of the 2016 New Orleans Piano Institute Concerto Competition performs. University of New Orleans, Performing Arts Center, 2000 Lakeshore Drive;

Oct. 26
Calder Quartet Friends of Music presents the quartet. Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Oct. 28-29
Brahms' Requiem LPO performs works by Brahms, Samuel Barber and Maurice Ravel. Orpheum Theater

Nov. 15
Musical Excursions: Lincoln Trio The Grammy-nominated, Chicago-based chamber ensemble performs. UNO Performing Arts Center, 2000 Lakeshore Drive

Nov. 17-19
The Planets LPO performs Mothership by Mason Bates and Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4 and Gustav Holst's The Planets. Nov. 17 & 19: Orpheum Theater Nov. 18: First Baptist Church, 16333 Highway 1085,Covington

Nov. 20
Mendelssohn's Piano Trio The LPO chamber music series features works by Kevin Puts, Michael Torke and Mendelssohn's Piano Trio in D Minor. Tulane University, Rogers Chapel

Nov. 20
Nocturne XIII The Musical Arts Society of New Orleans presents Israeli pianist Inon Barnatan. Ritz-Carlton, 921 Canal St.;

Nov. 28
Han-Setzer-Finckel Trio Friends of Music present violinist Philip Setzer, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han. Tulane University, Dixon Hall

Dec. 1-2 & 4
Yuletide Celebration LPO performs a holiday show with school choirs. Dec. 1: Pontchartrain Center, 4545 Williams Blvd., Kenner Dec. 2: Columbia Theatre, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond Dec. 4: Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2056 2nd St., Slidell

Dec. 3
Christmas Vespers Claudio Monteverdi's Baroque masterpiece is performed. Marigny Opera House

Dec. 3-4
Handel's Messiah Jefferson Performing Arts Society presents the holiday show. Jefferson Performing Arts Center

Dec. 9-11
LPO Holiday Spectacular LPO and 610 Stompers perform. Orpheum Theater

Dec. 15-16
Baroque Christmas LPO and guest vocalists perform Camille Saint-Saens' Christmas Oratorio, selections from Handel's Messiah and more. Orpheum Theater

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