New York Chamber Soloists play “Water Music”
Appropriately enough for a rainy November, the New York Chamber Soloists are in town courtesy of Tacoma Philharmonic to play Handel’s “Water Music,” plus three Mozart works. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. $32.50-$62.50. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.tacomaphilharmonic.org, www.broadwaycenter.org
MLKBallet does another Move!
Move! #15 features a stellar line-up, including MLKBallet with Vicci Martinez, Spectrum Dance, Barefoot Collective, Tacoma Dance Collective and Coriolis. Proceeds go to this downtown tuition-free ballet school. 7 p.m. Nov. 20, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 21. $12 advance/$15 at door. SOTA Theater, 1118 Commerce St., Tacoma. 253-906-2190, www.brownpapertickets.com
Tacoma Concert Band blows into autumn
In the aptly-named “Autumn Winds” concert, the TCB under Robert Musser presents a mix of standard and new compositions. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21. $15-$30. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.tacomaconcertband.org, wwwbroadwaycenter.org
“Mozart Meets Beethoven” at the Symphony this time
The second in a two-concert festival of these two beloved composers, “Mozart Meets Beethoven” features the Tacoma Symphony under two different conductors. Includes Beethoven’s “Emperor” piano concerto and Fifth Symphony. 2:30 p.m. Nov. 22. $24-$77. Rialto Theater, 301 S. 9th St., Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.broadwaycenter.org, www.tacomasymphony.org