Oberlin College’s Artist Recital Series — 7 p.m. Thursday, Finney Chapel, 90 N. Professor St., Oberlin. Featuring on piano: Artem Alexanyan, Rachel Breen, John Chen, Jun Hwi Cho, Anna Han, Hyung-Do Kim, Xiaoyu Liu, Micah McLaurin, Meagan Milatz, Phoebe Pan, Christopher Richardson, Trent Takaki, Aleksandr Voinov, Arsen Yakovenko, Min Joo Yi and Annie Zhou; and on violin: Gergana Haralampieva, Jieming Tang and Eric Tsai. Free.
The Cleveland Orchestra — 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Featuring: James Feddeck, conductor; Rebecca Nelsen, soprano; Cleveland Orchestra Chorus; and Cleveland Orchestra Children’s Chorus. Program: Orff, Carmina Burana. $44-$120, $10 students. 216-231-1111, 800-686-1141 or go to www.cleveland orchestra.com.
University of Akron’s Spring Operas — 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 3 p.m. Saturday, Guzzetta Recital Hall, 157 University Ave. Menotti’s The Medium and Sullivan’s Cox and Box. $12, $6 non-UA students, free UA students. 330-972-8301.
Case Western Reserve University Department of Music and Church of the Covenant present Enlightment — 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Church of the Covenant, 11205 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. $8, free for students with college or high school ID. 216-368-2400 or 216-421-0482.
Akron Symphony Orchestra presents The Rite of Spring — 8 p.m. Saturday, EJ Thomas Hall, 198 Hill St., University of Akron. Program: Dvorak, Symphony No. 8; and Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring, with GroundWorks DanceTheater. $32-$52. www.akronsymphony.org.
Malone University Chamber Choir — 2 p.m. Sunday, Hudson Library & Historical Society, 96 Library St., Hudson. Free. 330-653-6658, ext. 1010 or www.hudsonlibrary.org.
University of Akron Faculty Recital — 3 p.m. Sunday, Guzzetta Recital Hall, 157 University Ave. Philip Thomson, piano. Free. 330-972-8301.
Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra — 3 p.m. Sunday, Tri-C Metropolitan Campus Auditorium, 2900 Community College Ave., Cleveland. Featuring: Randolph Laycock, guest conductor; and John Mietus, double bass. Program: Wagner, Rienzi Overture; Koussevitzky, Double Bass Concerto; and Brahms, Symphony No. 2. $12, $8 seniors, $6 student. 216-556-1800 or www.clevephil.org.
The Complete Works of Beethoven for Cello and Piano Part I — 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Kulas Recital Hall, Oberlin Conservatory of Music, 77 W. College St., Oberlin. Featuring: Peter Takacs, piano; and Robert deMaine, cello. Free.
Westminster Presbyterian Church 5 @ 5 Concert Series presents University of Akron Steel Drum Band — 5 p.m. Sunday, Westminster Church, 1250 W. Exchange St., Akron. 330-836-2226.
Tuesday Musical presents The Canadian Brass — 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, 198 Hill St., University of Akron. $25-$65. 330-972-7570 or 800-745-3000.
CityMusic Cleveland Chamber Orchestra — 10 a.m. Wednesday, Mary Queen of Peace Church, 4423 Pearl Road, Cleveland. Program: Rossini, The Thieving Magpie Overture; and Dorman, Uzu and Muzu from Kakaruzu. Free. www.citymusiccleveland.org.