This week’s featured concerts:
Feb. 18 — Hear tango favorites by Piazzolla alongside pieces by Bach, Brahms, and Bartók. Classical violinist Karen Gomyo teams up with the Pablo Ziegler Tango Quartet for this eclectic concert in Town Hall’s Town Music series.
Feb. 19 — Korean-born pianist Joyce Yang makes her Seattle debut at the UW’s President’s Piano Series, where she’ll perform Rachmaninoff, Schumann, and Bartók.
Feb. 20 – 21 — Seattle Modern Orchestra and French cellist Séverine Ballon celebrate cello music of the 21st century with two different programs featuring contemporary composers from around the world.
Feb. 21 – 22 — Seattle Symphony & Chorale join forces with the Northwest Boychoir and an army of nine vocal soloists for Bach’s legendary St. Matthew Passion.
Feb. 22 – 23 — Explore the legacy of the Bach musical dynasty with Gallery Concerts‘ tribute to Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, one of Johann Sebastian’s most famous sons. A trio of guest artists from Holland joins local musicians to commemorate the 300th anniversary of C.P.E.’s birth.