CLASSICAL, SACRED MUSIC

  • OSORIO PLAYS BRAHMS: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Orpheum Theater, 129 Roosevelt Way. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of Carols Miguel Prieto, welcomes pianist Jorge Federico Osorio for an evening of at the keys. Brahms’ “Piano Concerto No. 1” will be included in the bill, with Beethoven’s overture to “Egmont” and Bartok’s “Concerto for Orchestra.” Maestro Prieto will present a pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m. $20 and up. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.
  • JENNIFER MITCHELL: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. Vocalist Mitchell debuts original music as well as classical, jazz and gospel selections. Featuring JDamian Brown (piano), Walter Lundy (drums) and Stewart Coles (bass). By donation. (504) 948-9998.
  • KITTY CLEVELAND: 2 p.m. Sunday, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 400 Westchester Blvd., Slidell. The songwriter and recording artist performs. (985) 643-4137.
  • WALTON’S “FAÇADE”: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré, 616 St. Peter St. Select Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra musicians are joined by pianist Jorge Federico Osorio for this season’s final chamber music performance. Included are Schumann’s “Piano Quintet,” featuring Osorio. Things take a turn for the surreal with Walton’s accompaniment to “Façade” – Edith Sitwell’s series of absurdist poems. $35. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.
  • THE RED BOOK: 4 p.m., Sunday, National Shrine of Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Ursuline Academy, 2701 State St. Musica da Camera and Vox Feminæ perform dance songs from the late 14th century “Red Book of Montserrat.” (504) 895-2714. nomdc.org.
  • TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: 5 p.m. Sunday, Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. The Trinity Tenors, Alexander Sibley, Mark Anthony Thomas, in a program of music theater and opera with Albinas Prizgintas, accompanist. (504) 670-2520. trinityartistseries.com.
  • MUSIC UNDER THE OAKS: 5 p.m. Sunday, Newman Bandstand, Audubon Park, 6500 Magazine St. New Orleans Concert Band plays the final of the three-Sunday series. Food and drink available for purchase. audubonnatureinstitute.org.
  • IMANI WINDS: 8 p.m. Monday, Dixon Hall, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Ave. International woodwind ensemble performs as part of the Friends of Music season. $5 and up. (504) 895-0690. friendsofmusic.com.
  • SWING IN THE OAKS: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Goldring/Woldenberg Great Lawn, City Park, New Orleans. The musical evening begins with a student performance by Music for Life. Then, Maestro Carlos Miguel Prieto conducts the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra in a varied program, from armed forces salutes to Duke Ellington, a tribute to Louis Armstrong and several Latin composers. Lawn chairs, food and refreshment are encouraged, as well as nonperishable canned goods for Second Harvest Food Bank. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.com.
  • FUN UNDER THE FRESCOS: 6 p.m. Wednesday, St. Alphonsus Church, 2025 Constance St. Spencer Bohren performs. $10. stalphonsusneworleans.org.