Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony celebrate music by women composers this week at the Paramount Theatre

I Raise Up My Voice with Oakland Symphony

Michael Morgan leads the Oakland Symphony in music by two women composers as well as Songfest by Leonard Bernstein, featuring the young singers of the Adler Fellows program this Friday at the Paramount Theatre.

St. Matthew Passion from ABS

Jeffrey Thomas and the American Bach Soloists perform the Bach Saint Matthew Passion this weekend in Belvedere, Berkeley, and San Francisco.

It’s Old and New at the Peninsula Symphony

Flutist Emi Ferguson performs her own arrangement of a Vivaldi Concerto and the orchestra premieres a work by symphony clarinetist Ron Miller on the next concert program from the Peninsula Symphony. Mitchell Sardou Klien also leads the “New World” Symphony of Dvorak. Friday and Saturday nights.

Jazzy Sunday Matinee for the Berkeley Symphony

The Berkeley Symphony welcomes the remarkable Berkeley High Jazz Band in works by Duke Ellington and Sofia Gubaidulina, in a special concert this Sunday afternoon in Zellerbach Hall.

G & S Fun with the Lyric Theatre of San Jose

Lyric Theatre of San Jose presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s Yeoman of the Guard beginning this weekend at San Jose City College.