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Paramount Theatre goes classical next week

Fans of classical music will have two opportunities to enjoy themselves in the coming week at the Paramount Theatre in Austin. • Cellist Hong Wang and pianist Ian Shapinsky will perform music of Stravinsky, Chopin and Rachmaninoff at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for senior citizens, $7 for students and $25…

The Rose Ensemble makes sweet concert of St. Francis songs

The Rose Ensemble presented a spectacularly tight concert of music about St. Francis of Assisi in St. Joseph Chapel, which is both a great acoustic setting for Renaissance music and the home of the School Sisters of St. Francis. The Franciscan nuns in the audience were a reminder of the music’s sacred nature; so were…