A listing in the Sept. 24 Weekend section incorrectly said that the Dominion Brass ensemble would be performing that evening. The concert is today at 7:30 p.m. at Falls Church Episcopal. (Published 9/25/04)

Concerts

Opera

WASHINGTON NATIONAL OPERA -- Britten's "Billy Budd," through Oct. 3: Saturday at 7, Monday at 7, Thursday at 7:30. Giordano's "Andrea Chenier," through Oct. 2: Sunday at 2. Kennedy Center Opera House, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

Orchestras

NAVY BAND -- Friday at 7:30, conducted by T. David Evans. Free. Westfield High School, 4700 Stonecroft Blvd., Chantilly. 202-433-2525.

BALTIMORE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA -- Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 3, conducted by Yuri Temirkanov with pianist Gary Graffman in Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2. Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St., Baltimore. 410-783-8000 or 800-442-1198.

ROCKVILLE CONCERT BAND -- Sunday at 3, conducted by Vince Patterson. Free. F. Scott Fitzgerald Theater, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 240-314-8681.

NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA -- Sunday at 6, conducted by Leonard Slatkin, Murry Sidlin and Peter Schickele with violinists Itzhak Perlman, Joshua Bell, Midori and Elmar Oliveira, flutist Sir James Galway, violist Pinchas Zukerman, and pianists Emanuel Ax, Michel Camilo, Joseph Kalichstein, Katia and Marielle Labeque, Jeffrey Siegel and Jean-Yves Thibaudet, in a season-opening gala concert. Thursday at 7, conducted by Leonard Slatkin with violinist Joshua Bell in R. Strauss's Suite from "Der Rosenkavalier," Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E Minor, Fine's "Notturno for String Orchestra With Harp" and Janacek's "Sinfonietta." Kennedy Center Concert Hall, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

Chamber Groups

DOMINION BRASS -- Friday at 7:30. Free. Falls Church, Episcopal, 115 E. Fairfax St., Falls Church. 703-534-5465.

AIR FORCE CHAMBER Players, Friday at 8. Free. George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Dr., Alexandria. 202-767-5658.

ROCK CREEK CHAMBER PLAYERS -- Sunday at 4. Free. Christ Lutheran Church, 8011 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda. 202-337-8710.

TRIO MOSKVA -- Sunday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

AIR FORCE CHAMBER Players, Sunday at 8. Free. The Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 202-767-5658 or 703-838-4994.

FESSENDEN ENSEMBLE -- Tuesday at 8. St. Columba's Episcopal Church, 4201 Albemarle St. NW. 202-362-2390.

"LIEBESLIEDER WALTZES" -- Wednesday at 8, with soprano Linda Mabbs, mezzo-soprano Delores Ziegler, tenor Granberry Wilson, baritone Dominic Cossa and pianists Miah Im and Rita Sloan. A benefit for the Robert McCoy Fund. Free; donations accepted. Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787.

Recitals

UMAYALPURUM K. SIVARAMAN -- mrudangam player, and other South Indian traditional musicians, Friday at 8. Stephens Hall Theatre, Towson University, 8000 York Rd., Towson. 410-704-2787.

MIKHAIL SIMONYAN -- violinist, and pianist Alexei Podkorytov, Saturday at 2. Kennedy Center Concert Hall, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

DONALD TRASER -- carillonneur, Saturday at 2. Free. Netherlands Carillon, Fort Myer and Marshall drives, Arlington. 703-289-2500.

FLETA HYLTON -- soprano, bass-baritone Eugene Galvin, and pianists Thomas E. Reilly and Mary Lou McDonald Galvin, Saturday at 4. Free. Ward Recital Hall, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-319-5416.

NATHANIEL WEBSTER -- baritone, Sunday at 2. Kennedy Center Terrace Theater, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

MARILYN MOORE-BROWN -- soprano, contralto Debra Tidwell, and pianists Carlos Rodriguez and Dan Sticco, Sunday at 3. Sponsored by the In Series at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1250 New York Ave. NW. 202-518-0152.

"JEAN CARRINGTON COOK Piano Scholarship Recital," Sunday at 3, with pianists Yoonji Rachel Kim, Ina Mirtcheva, Mila Naoumova and Chia-Ling Wu. Center for the Arts Concert Hall, George Mason University, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. 703-218-6500 or 703-993-8888.

BRIAN GANZ -- pianist, Sunday at 3. Christ Episcopal Church, Oakland Mills and Dobbin roads, Columbia. 410-381-5773.

RANDYE JONES -- soprano, and pianist Francis Conlon, Sunday at 5. Church of the Annunciation, 3810 Massachusetts Ave. NW. 202-904-3635.

DENNIS SOBIN -- guitarist, Monday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

YLLKA ISTREFI -- pianist, Monday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

GUITY ADJOODANI -- pianist, Monday at 7. Hammer Auditorium, Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. 202-639-1770.

UMAYALPURUM K. SIVARAMAN -- mrudangam player, with other South Indian traditional musicians, Monday at 7. Merrick Hall, Goucher College, 1021 Dulaney Valley Rd., Towson. 410-337-6333.

REBECCA KITE -- marimba player, Monday at 8. Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787.

NATHANIEL CHAITKIN -- cellist and pianist Marie-France Lefebvre, Tuesday at 12:10. Free. Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St. NW. 202-347-2635.

HYUNJOO CHOO -- violinist, and pianist Anna Balakerskaia, Tuesday at 7:30. Alden Theatre, McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-725-8354 or 703-790-9223.

"THE KIRCHNER PROJECT" -- Tuesday at 8, music of Leon Kirchner by University of Maryland faculty artists and students. Free. Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787.

Choral Groups

CHEROKEE NATIONAL YOUTH Choir, Friday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

WASHINGTON KANTOREI -- Saturday at 8. German Embassy, 4645 Reservoir Rd. NW. 703-549-9334 or 703-743-5166.

WASHINGTON BACH CONSORT -- "Leipzig Legacy," Sunday at 3. National Presbyterian Church, 4101 Nebraska Ave. NW. 202-429-2270.