Music in the Soul
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C) presents two great Russian symphonies and a Young Artist Winner debut 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30 and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1 at Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive. Program includes Shostakovich’s “Symphony No. 9,” Tchaikovsky’s fiery “Symphony No. 4,” and 2014 Young Artists Winner Andrea Fortier will perform Bela Bartok’s valedictory “Viola Concerto.” Tickets: $15-$29. (858) 534-4637. lajollasymphony.com
Mainly Mozart presents a night of chamber music featuring Steven Copes on violin, Hsin-Yun Huang on viola, Peter Wiley on cello, David Shifrin on clarinet, David Jolley on horn and Anne-Marie McDermott on piano. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30.
Program includes Beethoven’s “Clarinet Trio in B-Flat Major, Op. 11” and Dohnanyi “Sextet in C Major, Op. 37.” TSRI, 10550 N Torrey Pines Road. Tickets $58. (619) 239-0100. mainlymozart.org
The Jewish Experience
‘The Humane Economy’
Proceeds benefit the Hands of Peace teen summer leadership program that brings together Israeli, Palestinian and American teens to explore the Middle East conflict through dialogue and personal relationships. Tickets $150. handsofpeace.org