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`Cinderella' ballet to be presented

Toledo Ballet will present Cinderella at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the Valentine Theatre, 400 North Superior St. Tickets range from $10 to $35. Information: 419-242-2787.

Saxophonists John Sampen, Shannon Ford, and students from Bowling Green State University are to perform at 7:30 tonight in Manor House of Wildwood Preserve Metropark, 5100 West Central Ave.

It's a busy week for performances in the Moore Musical Arts Center at BGSU.

Scheduled in Bryan Recital Hall are:

The BGSU Early Music Ensemble and A Cappella Choir at 8 tonight; the BGSU Graduate String Quartet at 8 p.m. Tuesday, and soprano Ann Corrigan and pianist Laura Melton at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Also in Bryan, a day-long trombone clinic takes place tomorrow. Information: 419-372-2685. Recitals are scheduled for 1, 3:30, 4:30, and 8 p.m. And the BGSU Percussion Ensemble will present a children's program at 11 a.m. Saturday. Tickets are $2 for adults, $1 for children, and will be available at the door. Information: 419-372-8171 or 800-589-2224.

Scheduled in Kobacker Hall are:

The BGSU Concert and Symphonic bands at 8 p.m. tomorrow; Ghanaian xylophonist Bernard Woma and percussionist Roland Vazquez in a program of African and Latin music and dance at 8 p.m. Monday.

A handbell concert will be presented at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Bowling Green State University Planetarium.

The women of Sigma Alpha Iota Music Fraternity will perform at 8 p.m. tomorrow in the Toledo Museum of Art.

Vocalist Jane Anosike, 16, and pianist Phil Anosike, Jr., 13, will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday in the Recital Hall of the University of Toledo Center for Performing Arts.

Also in the Recital Hall, soprano Barbara Rondelli Perry will sing music of Britten, Haydn, and others at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Pianist and conductor Awadagin Pratt will lead the Toledo Symphony in a program of music by Handel, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes College, 6832 Convent Blvd. Tickets are $28 and $32. Information: 419-246-8000.

Toledo Opera will present a screening and discussion of the movie Amadeus at 2 p.m. Sunday in room 1520 of University of Toledo's Rocket Hall. Tickets are $6 for the general public, $5 for Toledo Opera subscribers. Information: 419-255-7464.

The Clarence Smith Community Chorus will present “Songs by the Other America” at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Christian Community Church, 2500 Nebraska Ave. Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students. Tickets at the door are $13 and $11, respectively. Information: 419-244-1929 or 419-242-8020.

The Air Force Band of Flight will perform at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Springfield High School auditorium, 1470 McCord Rd., Holland. The program is free but advance tickets are required and may be picked up at any Springfield Local School office or Common Space Center for Creativity, 1700 North Reynolds Rd. Information: 419-531-2046.

Twelve members of the University of Toledo Marching Band are performing this week in Nagasaki, Japan.

The Heartland Opera Network Midwest Regional Auditions, a coalition of eight regional companies looking to cast principal and secondary roles, will take place May 10 and 11 in Columbus. Applications are due by April 1 and may be downloaded on the Web from Information: 419-255-7464.


The Heidelberg Concert Choir will perform music of Haydn, Rutter, and others at 3 p.m. Sunday in St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Tiffin.

The Ohio Northern Singers and the Toledo Symphony will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday in the Freed Center for Performing Arts, Ada. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Information: 419-772-1900.

Pianist Jon Nakamatsu will perform at 8:15 p.m. Tuesday in Ohl Concert Hall of Brenneman Music Hall at Heidelberg College in Tiffin.


Conductor Mark Wigglesworth will lead the Detroit Symphony in a program of music by Haydn, Mahler, Webern, and Elgar at 8 p.m. today and tomorrow and 8:30 p.m. Saturday in Detroit's Orchestra Hall, 3711 Woodward Ave. Tickets range from $15 to $80. Information: 313-576-5111.

The University of Michigan will present Handel's Xerxes at 8 p.m. today-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday in the Lydia Mendelssohn Theater, 911 North University Ave., Ann Arbor. Tickets are $15 and $20, $8 for students. Information: 734-764-2538.

Violinist Augustin Hadelich will join conductor Ari Lipsky and the Ann Arbor Symphony in a program of music by Rossini, Tchaikovsky, and Prokofiev at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Michigan Theater, 603 East Liberty St., Ann Arbor. Tickets range from $18 to $33. The orchestra will present a one-hour concert of music for fairy tales at 4 p.m. Sunday in the theater. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children. Information: 734-994-4801.

Also in the theater, the Japanese percussion group Kodo will perform at 8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. Tickets range from $22 to $38. Information: 800-221-1229.

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