This winter, Travelzoo subscribers can save up to 55% on four programs presented by Music Worcester. All seats are $20 (reg. $40-$49) for performances at Mechanics Hall and Tuckerman Hall.
Vienna Concert-Verein Orchestra: Sunday, Feb. 9, at 3 p.m. in Mechanics Hall
For its U.S. concert tour, the Vienna Concert-Verein Orchestra will present waltzes by Strauss, as well as works by Beethoven and Mozart. Pianist Sebastian Knauer is featured.
Simone Dinnerstein Piano Recital: Friday, Feb. 28, at 8 p.m. in Tuckerman Hall
Dinnerstein earned international acclaim for her 2007 recording of Bach's Goldberg Variations, which ranked No. 1 on the Billboard classical music chart in its first week of sales. She makes her Worcester debut with this program, which includes pieces by Bach and Beethoven.
Worcester Chorus: Friday, March 7, at 8 p.m. in Mechanics Hall
The chorus performs two seldom-heard choral pieces: Brahms' "Nanie" and Rossini's "Petit Messe Solennele."
East Coast Chamber Orchestra: Saturday, March 15, 8 p.m. in Tuckerman Hall
Praised for its "sheer exuberance" by The New York Times, the self-run chamber orchestra visits from New York to play a specially commissioned contemporary work and pieces by Mozart and Ravel.