ORCHESTRAL

METROPOLITAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: 3 p.m. today, Johnson High School, 1349 Arcade St., St. Paul; 3 p.m. next Sun., St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, St. Joseph Campus, 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins. Free. 612-567-6724.

MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA: Works by Dvořák, Tchaikovsky and Larsson with Christopher Warren-Green conducting. 11 a.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri. $25-$96. Sarah Hicks conducts works by Italian film composers. 8 p.m. Sat. $30-$70. Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-371-5656.

MINNESOTA YOUTH SYMPHONIES: 2 p.m. today. $10-$26. Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 651-699-5811.

CHAMBER

SCHUBERT CLUB: Flying Forms. Noon Thu. Free. Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul. 651-292-3268.

THURSDAY MUSICAL: Violinist Rolf Haas. 10:30 a.m. Thu. $10. MacPhail Center for Music, 501 S. 2nd St., Mpls. 612-333-0313.

VOCAL/CHORAL

VOCALPOINT: 8 p.m. Sat.-next Sun. $5-$20. Central Presbyterian Church, 500 Cedar St., St. Paul. 651-224-4728.

OPERA

MINNESOTA OPERA: Gaetano Donizetti's "The Elixir of Love." 2 p.m. today. $25-$200. Ordway Center for the Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. Project Opera's "Music of Mozart." 7 p.m. Fri.; 1 & 4 p.m. Sat. $5-$15. The Lab Theater, 700 N. 1st St., Mpls. 612-333-6669.

OTHER

INVER HILLS COMMUNITY BAND: 7:30 p.m. Mon. Free. Kaposia Education Center, 1225 1st Av. S., South St. Paul.

LAKES AREA MUSIC FESTIVAL: Violinist Jonathan Magness, pianist Mary Jo Gothmann and cellist Scott Lykins. 7 p.m. Thu. Free. Woman's Club of Minneapolis, 410 Oak Grove St., Mpls.

PATRICE MICHAELS: 8 p.m. Tue. Free. Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Macalester College, 130 Macalester St., St. Paul. 651-696-6808.