Music notes: Lost and found Persichetti, Polkatones at Oktoberfest
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Snowbird Oktoberfest

Snowbird's Oktoberfest features live musical performances each day in the Snowbird Event Center tent, from festive acts like the Salzburger Echo and Polkatones. Visit www.snowbird.com/events/summer/oktoberfest.html for more information. The event runs until Oct. 7.

When • Sunday, Sept. 30, noon-6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 6-7, noon-6 p.m.

Where • Snowbird Ski Resort, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake County

Tickets • Free

Sundays @ 7 — Lost Persichetti

Faculty violinist Hasse Borup and pianist Heather Conner will premiere a lost 70-year-old sonata by one of the most prolific and important American artists of the 20th century, Vincent Persichetti. Though Sonata No. 1 was composed in 1941, it was never premiered. Borup discovered the lost sonata in the archives of the New York Public Library, and the groundbreaking research led to a unique collaboration between the U. of U. and NYPL.

When • Sunday, Sept. 30, 7 p.m.

Where • Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Weber State Symphony Orchestra

The Weber State Symphony Orchestra will play the "Canzona for Two Orchestras" of Giovanni Gabrielli, followed by music of Mendelssohn, Svendsen, Arensky and Copland. Call 1-800-626-7000 for tickets or visit the Dee Events Center.

When • Sunday, Sept. 30, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 3750 Harrison Blvd., Ogden

Tickets • $7; children 8 and older are welcome

University of Utah Jazz Big Bands

Jazz Ensemble One and Two will perform compositions by Paul Ferguson, Herbie Hancock and Ann Ronell. Go to www.music.utah.edu for information.

When • Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $10; free for U. students; visit bit.ly/UpXdxh

Flute Choir

The University of Utah Flute Choir, known as the Runnin' FLUTES, will present its first fall semester concert. Visit www.music.utah.edu for information.

When • Wednesday, Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Dumke Recital Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free; visit bit.ly/UtuMyy

WSU Jazz Ensemble

The 18-piece Weber State University Jazz Ensemble will perform music from Count Basie, Bob Mintzer, Allen Vizutti, Bobby Sherwood, Buddy Rich and Henry Glover. Visit weberstatetickets.com for information.

When • Thursday, Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 3750 Harrison Blvd., Ogden

Tickets • $6-$7; visit bit.ly/QFHWoJ

University of Utah Choirs

The University of Utah Chamber Choir and A Cappella Choir will present a concert titled "The Fall Collage." The Chamber Choir will perform works by Barlow Bradford, Barnum, Shepherd, Bernstein, Kreek and Brahms, and the A Cappella Choir will perform works by Rutter, Butler, Hansen, Stroop and Tallis. Visit www.music.utah.edu for information.

When • Friday, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $10; Free for U. of U. students; visit bit.ly/QFbjY9

Salt Lake Men's Choir

The Salt Lake Men's Choir celebrates its 30th anniversary with "Brothers, Sing On." Tickets can be purchased from choir members or at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/263836.

When • Saturday, Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Masonic Temple , 650 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $15; visit www.brownpapertickets.com/event/263836

Eccles Organ Festival: Clive Driskill-Smith

The 2012 Eccles Organ Festival continues with a concert by Clive Driskill-Smith, organist of Christ Church Cathedral in Oxford, England.

When • Sunday, Oct. 7, 8-9:30 p.m.

Where • Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free