KENWOOD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: 7:30 p.m. Sat. Free. St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 2836 33rd Av. S., Mpls. 612-724-4662.

METROPOLITAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: 3 p.m. today. St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, St. Joseph Campus, 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins. Free. 612-567-6724.

MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA: Works by Ravel, Hindemith, Korngold and Mendelssohn with French conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier. 11 a.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri., Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls.; 8 p.m. Sat., Northrop Auditorium, University of Minnesota, 84 SE. Church St., Mpls. $25-$96. 612-371-5656.

MINNESOTA SINFONIA: 7:30 p.m. Sat., Temple of Aaron, 616 S. Mississippi River Blvd., St. Paul; 4 p.m. next Sun., Temple Israel, 2324 Emerson Av. S., Mpls. Free. 612-871-1701.

NORTHEAST ORCHESTRA: Works by Dvořák, Gabrieli, Orff and Vivaldi. 3 p.m. today. Free. Church of St. William, 6120 NE. 5th St., Fridley. 763-571-4069.

ST. PAUL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: Andrew Manze conducts Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and Lieberson's "Ne­ruda Songs." 7:30 p.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $5-$40. Ordway Center for the Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 651-291-1144.


BAKKEN TRIO: Works by Schoenberg, Strauss and Mahler. 4 p.m. today. $15-$25. MacPhail Center for Music, 501 S. 2nd St., Mpls. 612-374-3175.

THE MUSICAL OFFERING: 3 p.m. today. $50. Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University, 1531 Hewitt Av., St. Paul. 651-523-2459.


TWIN CITIES WOMEN'S CHOIR: 4 p.m. Sat. $20-$25. Central Presbyterian Church, 500 Cedar St., St. Paul. 612-333-8292.

VOCALPOINT: 4 p.m. today. $5-$20. Central Presbyterian Church, 500 Cedar St., St. Paul. 651-224-4728.


SCHUBERT CLUB: Pianists Irina and Julia Elkina. Noon Thu. Free. Landmark Center, 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul. 651-292-3268.

ZEITGEIST: 6 p.m. Thu. $10. Studio Z, 275 E. 4th St., St. Paul. 651-755-1600.