The exhibition "American Ruins: Ghosts on the Landscape" features photographs by Maxwell MacKenzie of abandoned ruins of schoolhouses, barns and farmsteads built by immigrants in the West and Midwest. 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Fraser Gallery, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E, Bethesda. Free. 301-718-9651 or


Pianist Claude Frank and cellist Tanya Anisimova perform as part of Washington Grove's Mousetrap Concert Series. They perform works of the Romantic period, featuring Beethoven's Sonata No. 5 in D Major, Schumann's "Fantasy Pieces" and Brahms's Sonata in E Minor. An informal reception follows the performance. 3 p.m. Sunday. McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave., Washington Grove. $17; $15, children. 301-926-2858 or 301-926-6347.


The Jewish Folk Arts Festival features klezmer music and Sephardic performers. At 8 p.m. Saturday, a concert featuring Jewish performing artists starts the festival. The concert is at the Hebrew Academy, 13300 Arctic Ave., Rockville. $20; $15, seniors; $12, students. Noon-6 p.m. Sunday, the festival features music and activities for children, as well as Judaic arts, including jewelry, fabrics, pottery and stoneware. Sunday: $15; $10, seniors; $6, students; free, children 4 and younger. University of Maryland, Shady Grove campus, Interstate 270 and Darnestown Road, Rockville. 301-309-2310.

The Fabrangen Fiddlers, who performed at the Takoma Park Folk Festival in 1997, will be at this weekend's Jewish Folk Arts Festival in Rockville.