Concert series opens
The Kemp Concert Series at Oklahoma City's First Presbyterian Church, 1001 NW 25, opens its season Sept. 30 with the Birchfield Brothers. The concert begins at 4 p.m. in the church sanctuary. Call 525-6584 or go to www.fpcokc.org.
A little jazz
Oklahoma's professional jazz orchestra kicks off its fourth season with a 7 p.m. concert Monday on the 36th floor of the Chase Building's Petroleum Club, 100 N Broadway. Call 488-5749 or go to www.okcjazzorchestra.com.
The music of Bach
NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma's Accademia Filarmonica will open its fall season with a 3 p.m. concert Sept. 30 in Catlett Music Center's Sharp Concert Hall, 500 W Boyd. Call 325-4101 or go to http://music.ou.edu.
Orchestra opens fall season
NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma Symphony Orchestra opens its 2012-13 season with an 8 p.m. concert Monday in Catlett Music Center's Sharp Concert Hall, 500 W Boyd. Call 325-4101 or go to www.ou.edu.
Exploring world music
NORMAN — The Sangeet Millennium Ensemble will present a concert of Hindustani and Indo-Jazz fusion at 8 p.m. Thursday in Catlett Music Center's Sharp Concert Hall, 500 W Boyd. Also planned are two workshops, scheduled at 2:30 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 p.m. Friday. As part of the festivities, associate professor of musicology Zoe Sherinian will screen her documentary film “This is A Music: Reclaiming an Untouchable Drum” at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Pitman Recital Hall. The Sangeet Millennium Ensemble will also perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Science and Arts' Te Ata Memorial Auditorium in Chickasha. Call 325-4101 (Norman) or 574-1293 (Chickasha).
ARDMORE — German pianist Andreas Klein will present “Fantasies and Furies,” a recital scheduled at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Goddard Center, 401 1st Ave. SW. Call (580) 226-0909 or go to www.goddardcenter.org.
STILLWATER — Opening Monday at Oklahoma State University's Gardiner Art Gallery, 108 Bartlett Center for the Arts, is its annual art faculty exhibit. An opening reception is planned at 5 p.m. Thursday. A gallery talk follows at 6 p.m. The exhibit will remain on view through Nov. 15. Call (405) 744-4143 or go to http://museum.okstate.edu.
The art of weaving
PARK HILL — The Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192 S Keeler Drive, is taking enrollments for its Cherokee flat reed basketry class. The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Participants must be at least 12 years old. Call (888) 999-6007 or go to www.CherokeeHeritage.org.
CLAREMORE — The third annual Art on the Hill, a celebration featuring an art exhibit, art demonstrations, 10-minute plays, children's activities and live music, will be from noon to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Rogers State University, 1701 W Rogers Blvd. Call (918) 343-7744 or go to www.rsu.edu/artonthehill.
Oklahoma City University opens its 2012-13 season of musicals with “Legally Blonde.” Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Auditorium, 2501 N Blackwelder. Director David Herendeen will offer a director's talk 45 minutes before each show. Call 208-5227 or go to www.okcu.edu/tickets.
Tilting at windmills
NORMAN — Mat Govich will portray the legendary Don Quixote in the Sooner Theatre production of “Man of La Mancha.” This musical opens Friday and will continue through Oct. 7 with curtain times at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Call 321-9600 or go to www.soonertheatre.com.
The Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition will hold its annual “12x12 Art Fundraiser” at 7 p.m. Friday at 50 Penn Place. Call 879-2400 or go to www.12x12okc.org.
Oklahoma City's Plaza District will present its annual festival from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday in the 1700 block of NW 16. Call 367-9403 or go to www.plazadistrictfestival.com.
art crawl planned
EDMOND — The city of Edmond will celebrate a change of seasons with its annual Fall Art Crawl from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Call 341-4344 or go to www.visitedmondok.com.
Rick Rogers, Staff Writer