Jahja Ling conducts works by Rossini, Gershwin & Mahler feat. pianist Ja-Young Theresa Kim; Avery Fisher Hall, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, B'way (64th St.), 721-6500; 8, $7-$15.
Manhattan School Of music Opera Theater
Bart Folse conducts Cimarosa's Il Matrimonio Segreto at Hubbard Recital Hall, Manhattan School of Music, B'way (122nd St.), 749-2802; 8, $15-$20, $8-$10 st./s.c. [repeats Fri. at 8 & Sun. at 2:30].
Christoph von Dohnanyi conducts works by Beethoven & Bartok at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Ave. (57th St.), 247-7800; 8, $19-$71.
Pianist performs works by Bach, Kellogg, Liszt, Messaien & Prokofiev; Alice Tully Hall, 1941 B'way (65th St.), 721-6500; 8, $15-$20.
MUSIC FOR THE SPIRIT
St. Francis of Assisi Church hosts free weekly midday concerts. Midtown Concerts consist of both secular & sacred music. Today, St. Francis Brass performs music from 16th- to 20th-centuries; St. Francis of Assisi Church, 135 W. 31st St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), 967-9157; 1:15, free.
New Music For A New Century
Columbia University's Dept. of Music closes series' inaugural season with world premieres by Royal, Ito, Voss & Roth; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, 154 W. 57th St. (7th Ave.), 247-7800, res. req.; 8, $10, free st./s.c.
New York Scandia Symphony
Dorrit Matson conducts works by Nielsen, Hartmann & Langgard, feat. violinist Joyce Hammann; Trinity Church, 74 Trinity Pl., Wall St. (B'way), 602-0747; 1, $2 contrib.
Shakers Of Sabbathday lake (Maine)
Song & conversation with Sister Frances, Brother Arnold & Brother Wayne; Museum of American Folk Art, 2 Lincoln Sq., Columbus Ave. (betw. 65th & 66th Sts.); 595-9533, res. req., 6, free.
British composer discusses career in comtemporary church music; cellist Fred Sherry & soprano Lucy Shelton perform selections of his work; Great Hall at Cooper Union, 7 E. 7th St. (3rd Ave.), 353-4120; 6:30, free.
Christoph von Dohnanyi conducts works by Ives, Varese & the New York premiere of Adams' Century Rolls feat. pianist Emanuel Ax; Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Ave. (57th St.), 247-7800; 8, $19-$71.
Martin Josman conducts Mozart's Vesperae Solennes de Confessore & Requiem feat. soloists Rochelle Ellis, Angela Horn, Jonathan Welch & Mark Freiman; Avery Fisher Hall, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, B'way (64th St.), 721-6500; 8, $21-$73.
New music ensemble performs Post Cereal! feat. works by Del Tredici & Rochberg; Columbia's Miller Theater, 2960 B'way (116th St.), 854-7799; 8, $15.
Austrian string ensemble performs works by Beethoven & Schubert; 92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 996-1100; 8, $25.
Manhattan School Of Music Philharmonia
Glen Barton Cortese conducts works by Brahms & Beethoven; Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave. (112th St.), 662-2133; 8, $10 contrib.
Pianist performs works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Dohnanyi, Prokofiev & Schumann; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, 154 W. 57th St. (7th Ave.), 247-7800; 8:30, $25.
Violinist performs Bach's complete solo violin repertoire in two successive concerts at Alice Tully Hall, 1941 B'way (65th St.), 721-6500; 5 & 8, $30/each.?Interim lecture by Karen Painter at Kaplan Penthouse, 10th fl, Rose Building, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza.
New York Pianist debuts feat. works by Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin, Janacek & Schoenberg at the 92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 996-1100; 3, $20.
Pianist performs works by Beethoven & Berg w/soprano Christine Brewer; Alice Tully Hall, 1941 B'way (65th St.), 721-6500; 2, $35.
Joan Of Arc
World premiere of "surround sound" opera by Noa Ain feat. 12 speakers; Angel Orensanz Foundation, 172 Norfolk St. (betw. Houston & Stanton Sts.), 964-2124; 5, free.
Pianist performs works by Chopin, Schumann & Stravinsky at Lincoln Center, B'way (65th St.), 362-6000; 11 a.m., $18.
Mezzo-soprano performs homage to French singer Jane Bathori; Lincoln Center, B'way (65th St.), 362-6000; 5, $40.
Violinist performs works by Schumann, Villa-Lobos, Poulenc & Korngold, with pianist Yukiko Tamura; St. Paul's Chapel, B'way (Fulton St.), 602-0747; 1, $2 contrib.
Ensemble performs works by Jongen, Roussel, Martinu & Hoover, with pianist Christina Dahl; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, 154 W. 57th St. (7th Ave.), 247-7800; 8, $20-$25, $10-$12.50 st./s.c.
Angell Piano Trio
Ensemble performs works by Haydn, MacMillan & Brahms; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, 154 W. 57th St. (7th Ave.), 247-7800; 8, $20, $12 st./s.c.
Contemporary & traditional music by New York Concert Singers, Judith Clurman Chorale, St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble & cantor Richard Botton commemorates the Shoah; 92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 996-1100; 8, $25.