ORCHESTRAL

METROPOLITAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: 4 p.m. today. Free. St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, 900 Stillwater Rd., Mahtomedi. 612-567-6724.

MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA: Garrick Ohlsson performs Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 conducted by Stanislaw Skrowaczewski. 11 a.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $29-$96. Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-371-5656.

NORTHEAST ORCHESTRA: 3 p.m. today. Free. Church of St. William, 6120 NE. 5th St., Fridley. 651-490-6848.

ST. PAUL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: Schubert's Fifth Symphony and works by Schoenberg and Bach with violinist and director Thomas Zehetmair. 7:30 p.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $5-$40. Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 651-291-1144.

VOCAL/CHORAL

APOLLO MALE CHORUS: 7 p.m. Fri. $12-$25. Ted Mann Concert Hall, University of Minnesota, 2128 S. 4th St., Mpls. 612-624-2345.

SOUTH METRO CHORALE: 3 p.m. today. Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran Church, 3611 NW. North Berens Rd., Prior Lake. $8-$12. 612-386-4636.

TWIN CITIES GIRLS CHORUS: 4 p.m. today. $8-$12. Calvary Lutheran Church, 3901 Chicago Av. S., Mpls. 612-280-1688.

OTHER

KEYBOARD CONVERSATIONS WITH JEFFREY SIEGEL: 7:30 p.m. Tue. $12-$28. Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University, 1531 Hewitt Av., St. Paul. 651-523-2459.

MINNEAPOLIS GUITAR QUARTET: 2 p.m. today. $12-$15. Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Av., Lakeville. 952-985-4640.

NIGHTCAP CONCERT: 10:30 p.m. Sat. $10. Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-371-5656.

SCHUBERT CLUB: Mezzosoprano Joyce DiDonato and pianist David Zobel. 7:30 p.m. Tue. $26-$70. Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 651-292-3268.

free outdoor

ST. PAUL: Como Lakeside Pavilion: The Urban Pioneers, 7 p.m. today; Katy Vernon Band, 7 p.m. Tue.; River City Jazz Orchestra, 7 p.m. Wed.; Lenz & Frenz, 7 p.m. Thu.; Matra Percussion, 7 p.m. Fri.; Heart of a Tinman, 3 p.m. next Sun.; Harmonic Relief, 7 p.m. next Sun. 1360 N. Lexington Pkwy. 651-266-6400.