New Ground: Stravinsky, Poulenc, Raff & Riley

Musical Instrument Museum Theater 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix

Joachim Raff: Sinfonietta for Double Wind Quintet (last three movements) (1873) Francis Poulenc: Suite Française (1935) Igor Stravinsky: Octet for Wind Instruments (1923) Terry Riley: In C (1964) Woodwinds and brass take center stage in this concert featuring ground-breaking innovations from the world’s most fascinating composers. Exploring the geniuses who created neo-classical and minimalist styles, […]

Burn City String Quartet

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts 7380 E 2nd St, Scottsdale

Burn City String Quartet performs music from the celebrated historical quartet repertoire alongside music created by the current generation of composers and performers. Our hearts lie here in the Sonoran Desert, and we have a special vision to highlight music with its roots in Arizona. Purchase tickets here.

$19 – $26

Palm Sunday with Haydn

Mountain View Presbyterian Church-South Campus 3421 N. Hayden Road, Scottsdale

Quinn Mason: Svitani Haydn: Symphony no. 26 "La Lamentatione" Haydn: Symphony 30 "Alleluia" Haydn Symphony 84 "In Nomine" MusicaNova's annual Palm Sunday features three Haydn symphonies with links to Lent and Easter. In addition, the orchestra reprises the spring-themed piece written for and premiered at our first live concert coming out of the first wave […]

Free

Ocotillo

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts 7380 E 2nd St, Scottsdale

The husband-and-wife team of Cindy and Robert Leger uniquely pair cello with classical guitar or mandolin, fusing classical and folk influences into their music. Classical favorites get a fresh twist, and the duo’s original music displays a creative melding of genres. Purchase tickets here.

$19 – $26