KEN VECA BIG BAND: 2 p.m. Thursday, East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. Group performs hits from the “Big Band” era as well as contemporary tunes. jplibrary.net.
“GLORIA”: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, 5290 Canal Blvd., New Orleans. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra presents Vivaldi’s work, plus pieces by Bach and Arvo Part, under the direction of Andrew Grams, with violinists Benjamin Hart and Byron Tauchi, soprano Lauren Honea, mezzo Zoie Reams and the LSU A Capella Choir. $20 and up, $10 students. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.org.
“THE LEGEND OF ZELDA — SYMPHONY OF THE GODDESSES”: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., New Orleans. Based on the video game, a live performance of theme music from the franchise, with accompanying video. $34 and up. (504) 525-1052. saengernola.com.
ADVENTURES IN SPACE!: 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Roussel Hall, Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of Andrew Grams, blasts off into the final frontier. The journey begins with Holst’s “The Planets” with forays into “Star Wars,” “Star Trek” and more. Arrive at 1:45 p.m. to interact with LPO musicians and their instruments. $15. (504) 523-6530. lpomusic.org.
TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: 5 p.m. Sunday, Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave., New Orleans. Pianist Dr. Quinn Peeper performs Greig’s “Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16” with organist Albinas Prizgintas accompanying, and a selection of piano duos with Michael Harold. (504) 670-2520. trinityartistseries.com.
MUSIC UNDER THE OAKS: 5 p.m. Sunday, Newman Bandstand, Audubon Park, 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans. Louisiana Philharmonic Brass Quintet starts off the three-Sunday series. Food and drink available for purchase. adubonnatureinstitute.org.
POLYMNIA QUARTET: 5 p.m. Sunday, Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St., New Orleans. The New Orleans-based ensemble returns for the Sunday Musical Meditation, playing Mendelssohn and Tucker Fuller. (504) 322-8995. marignyoperahouse.org.
THE RED BOOK: 3 p.m., Sunday, April 10; St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1031 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. Musica da Camera and Vox Feminæ perform dance-songs from the late 14th century “Red Book of Montserrat.” (504) 895-2714. nomdc.org.
KITTY CLEVELAND: 2 p.m. Sunday, April 17, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 400 Westchester Blvd., Slidell. Songwriter and recording artist Cleveland presents concert. (985) 643-4137.