The Compton Heights Concert Band presents free Musical Mondays concerts featuring marches, show tunes and classical favorites at Mondays at 7:30 p.m. through August 3rd. The guest performers this week (July 27) are Red Lehr and The St. Louis Rivermen. The concert takes place in Tower Grove Park at the historic Henry Shaw Bandstand. For more information: chband.org.
The Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center presents Orchestrating Diversity's Youth Orchestra in Celebrating Sibelius on Sunday, August 2, at 1 p.m. "Orchestrating Diversity is a social change program which empowers young people through the education and performance of orchestral music. Our organization brings professional musicians and college faculty to young inner-city students in an intensified educational program. This summer, students in our Urban Youth Orchestra have been working tirelessly to provide an exciting performance of Sibelius' works. The concert will feature the famous Symphony No. 2, The Swan of Tuonela, and Two Pieces for Cello and Orchestra Op.77. Come celebrate the 150th anniversary of Sibelius' birth and watch our inspiring young musicians showcase the culmination of their hard work." The performance takes place at the Demetrious Johnson Charitable Foundation, 724 Union Boulevard. For more information: www.lemp-arts.org.
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The Tavern of Fine Arts presents violinist Hannah Frey and pianist Jennifer Spohr in a program of French music by Ravel, Franck, and Messiaen on Friday, July 231, at 8 p.m. The Tavern of Fine Arts is at 313 Belt in the Debaliviere Place neighborhood. For more information: tavern-of-fine-arts.blogspot.com.