Music notes: One final Anvil Chorus, a night in Vienna and a Cowboy Zombie Apocalypse
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Utah Opera: 'Il Trovatore'

Utah Opera's production of the Verdi opera closes with a matinee. Read Catherine Reese Newton's review at http://bit.ly/QIU4FF

When • Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m.

Where • Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $16-$85; www.utahopera.org

Jonathan Ryan at Eccles Organ Festival

The 2012 Eccles Organ Festival continues with a concert by Jonathan Ryan, first-prize winner of the Jordan International Organ Competition.

When • Sunday, Oct. 21, 8-9:30 p.m.

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

Tickets • Free; donations are welcome.

Phantoms, Pumpkins and Witches

The American Fork Symphony will perform classical masterpieces and modern pieces selected to help audience members celebrate the fun of Halloween. For information, visit americanforksymphony.org or call 801-756-2330.

When • Monday, Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m.

Where • American Fork Junior High, 20 W. 1120 North, American Fork

Tickets • $5, $15 for families

American West Symphony

Conducted by Joel Rosenberg, the American West Symphony will play a program in the Assembly Hall featuring Rossini's Overture to "The Italian Girl in Algiers," Schumann's Symphony No. 3 ("Rhenish") and Mahler's Symphony No. 1.

When • Monday, Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m.

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

Tickets • $10

Early Music from the French Court

Nationally touring string trio Ostraka and Salt Lake's Utopia Early Music will present a repertoire from 17th-century France, including intimate lute songs, passionate duets and fiery instrumental variations. Visit www.ezticketlive.com/checkout/event_view.asp?id=21 for tickets.

When • Monday, Oct. 22, 8 p.m.

Where • Vieve Gore Concert Hall, 1250 E. 1700 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $15; visit www.ezticketlive.com/checkout/event_view.asp?id=21

Wind Ensemble

The American Fork High School Band will join the University of Utah Wind Ensemble for a special concert in honor of Heather Christensen, former American Fork High School assistant band director who was killed in a car accident in 2009. Visit www.music.utah.edu for information.

When • Tuesday, Oct. 23, 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/SbyihK

Utah Philharmonia Haunted Orchestra

Titled "The Cowboy Zombie Apocalypse," the Utah Philharmonia continues a favorite tradition with the Haunted Orchestra, performing music of stage and screen. Dancers from the Utah Ballet will join the orchestra. Robert Baldwin conducts. Visit www.music.utah.edu for information.

When • Thursday-Friday, Oct. 25-26, 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/UlwQpe

An Evening of Thrills and Trills

Wasatch Chorale and Utah Premiere Brass will perform John Rutter's "Gloria." Also, the Wasatch Chorale will debut Ars Nova, a new chamber choral ensemble. For tickets, call 801-852-7007, or visit coveycenter.org.

When • Thursday, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center St., Provo

Tickets • $10, $5 group tickets are available when purchasing six or more tickets (not available online; call for group tickets)

Wasatch Winds Symphonic Band

This musical group will perform its Halloween concert. Music includes "The Witch and the Saint," selections from "Wicked," "Ghost Train," "Band O Ween" and "Phantom of the Opera."

When • Friday, Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m.

Where • American Fork High School, 510 N. 600 East, American Fork

Tickets • $5, $15 for families

Composed and Arranged by LDS Women

The LDS Church Relief Society Music Festival features music sung by a choir of Relief Society members under the direction of Jane Fjeldsted. All pieces are composed or arranged by Latter-day Saint women.

When • Friday, Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m.

Where • LDS Assembly Hall, 50 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

'Night in Vienna'

The Orchestra at Temple Square's fall concert will take place under the direction of conductor Igor Gruppman. For free tickets, call 801-570-0080 or visit www.lds.org/events.

When • Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26-27, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake LDS Tabernacle, 50 N. Main, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Mountain Jubilee Chorus Fall Show

The a cappella group of nearly 100 women will present "Climbing Higher." In addition to the chorus, the show will include Bounce and the Salt Lake City Mass Choir. Visit www.mountainjubileechorus.org for information.

When • Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26-27, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Waterford School, 1480 E. 9400 South, Sandy

Tickets • $10; visit www.mountainjubileechorus.org

The Met: Live in HD — 'Otello'

Verdi's Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Met with tenor Johan Botha in the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona of soprano Renée Fleming. Visit cinemark.com/movie-detail.aspx?node_id=75977 for ticket information at the various Cinemark theatres.

When • Saturday, Oct. 27, 10:55 a.m.

Where • Cinemark Century 16 Salt Lake, 125 E. 3300 South, South Salt Lake

Tickets • $15-$22; visit cinemark.com/movie-detail.aspx?node_id=75977

Husband-and-wife team

The Lu Piano Duo, husband and wife Jie Lu and Ning Lu, will perform a program showcasing Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Chopin's Rondo for two pianos, Milhaud's "Scaramouche" Suite and Rachmaninoff's Piano Suite No. 2.

When • Saturday, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Where • LDS Assembly Hall, 50 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

West Jordan Symphony

The West Jordan Symphony will feature music ranging from "Star Wars" to "Scheherazade" by Rimsky-Korsakov. There will be a trick-or-treat meet-and-greet for children after the concert.

When • Saturday, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Where • West Jordan Senior Center, 8025 S. 2200 West, West Jordan

Tickets • Free

Justin Roth

The Bridger Folk Music Society will present Colorado singer-songwriter Justin Roth. Tickets are available via PayPal at www.bridgerfolk.org, by calling 435-757-3468 or at the door.

When • Saturday, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Crumb Brothers Bakery, 291 S. 300 West, Logan

Tickets • $13; visit www.bridgerfolk.org

NOVA 2012-13 Season Opener

The NOVA 2012-13 season opens with masterpieces by Mozart and new works by Utah composer Bruce Quaglia. Visit novaslc.org/program.html for information.

When • Sunday, Oct. 28, 3 p.m.

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

Tickets • $18; free for U. students

Sundays @ 7 With Jeffrey Price

Acclaimed faculty pianist Jeffrey Price will perform.

When • Sunday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m.

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

Tickets • Free; visit bit.ly/PLNg8K

Wasatch Community Symphony Orchestra

A concert of fall classics is planned. The orchestra will feature Concert Piece for Four Horns by Schumann, "Quiet City" featuring a trumpet solo by Ted Zalkind and English horn solo by Roger Wangerin, and Variations on a Shaker Melody by Copland.

When • Sunday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m.

Where • All Saints Episcopal Church, 1710 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free