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Symphony schedules 2 concerts

The Toledo Symphony under the direction of Chelsea Tipton II presents organist Aaron David Miller in music of Poulenc and Saint-Saens at 8 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday in the Peristyle of the Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe St. Miller will be performing on the Peristyle s refurbished Ernest Skinner pipe organ. Tickets range from $21 to $48. Information: 419-255-8000.

The symphony also will perform a concert titled The Sounds of Spring at 4 p.m. Sunday in St. Joan of Arc, 5856 Heatherdowns Blvd. The perish student bell choir and select student musicians also will be performing. Tickets are $10. Information: 419-866-6181.

Musica Antigua de Toledo will present In the Spotlight, the last concert in its 2004-05 season, at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in Epiphany Lutheran Church, 915 North Reynolds Rd. Tickets, $7 for adults and $6 for seniors and students, are available at the door. Information: 419-475-6177.

The University of Findlay Singers will perform music of Bach at noon tomorrow in the north multipurpose room of UF s Alumni Memorial Union, 1000 North Main St., Findlay. Information: 419-434-4606.

The singers also will perform with the UF Show Choir at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Old Main s Ritz Auditorium. Information: 419-434-4731.

The UF Jazz Ensemble will present its annual spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Winebrenner Theological Seminary TLB Foundation Convocation Center in Findlay. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students. Information: 419-434-5335.

Tikvah: A Concert of Hope and Remembrance, an oratorio by Dr. Burton Beerman, a professor of music composition at Bowling Green State University, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Bryan Recital Hall of the university s Moore Musical Arts Center, Introducing the multimedia production will be Norbert Kampe, director of the House of the Wannsee Conference Memorial and Educational Site in Berlin, and Philip Markowicz, a Sylvania resident and Holocaust survivor who inspired Beerman to compose Tikvah ( Hope ).

Information: 419-372-8171 or 1-800-589-2224.

In Kobacker Hall of the Moore center, BGSU s Collegiate Chorale and University Women s Chorus, directed by Mark Munson, will perform at at 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $5 for seniors and students.

The BGSU Festival Series presents alumnus and international tenor Hugh Smith in concert at 3 p.m. Sunday. Appearing with him will be the Bowling Green Philharmonia, conducted by Emily Freeman Brown. Tickets range from $18 to $34. Information: 419-372-8171 or 800-589-2224.

The John Scofield and Brad Mehdau trios will present an evening of jazz at 8 tonight in Ann Arbor s Michigan Theater, 602 Liberty St. Tickets range from $18 to $40. Information: 734-764-2538.

The University of Toledo department of music and dance presents an Opera Workshop at 8 p.m. April 29 in the Recital Hall of the Center for the Performing Arts. Robert Ballinger directs. The evening is free and open to the public, and includes arias, duets, ensembles, and scenes and choruses from the Marriage of Figaro, Cosi fan tuttle, The Medium, La Traviata, and La Boheme.

A Gospel Xperience Concert is scheduled at 6 p.m. tomorrow in the Collingwood Arts Center, 2413 Collingwood Blvd. Hosted by Project Excellence, a group dedicated to mentoring central city youth, the concert features the Clarence Smith Community Chorus, Nikki D and the Browns, the Mount Zion Baptist Church Praise Team, Christyle, Christ MOBB, and others. Tickets are $10 at the door. Information: 419-244-2787.

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