Camerata Pacifica Adrian Spence welcomes Warren Jones (piano), Catherine Leonard (violin), and Ani Aznavoorian (cello) to the first concert of the Camerata’s new season, featuring Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 9 in A Major, Opus 47, “Kreutzer,” and works by Rachmaninoff and Schubert. Fri., Sept. 15, 1pm (Schubert only) and 7:30pm, Lehmann Hall, 884-8410 or cameratapacifica.org.
Santa Barbara Symphony Nir Kabaretti is inaugurated as the symphony’s new music director. Sat., Oct. 14, 8pm and Sun., Oct. 15, 3pm, Arlington Theatre, 963-4408 or thesymphony.org.
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra CAMA opens its fall season with a concert by this celebrated ensemble performing an all-Mozart program. Wed., Oct. 25, 8pm, Arlington Theatre, 963‑4408 or camasb.org.
Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra The SBCO’s season opens with a concert featuring works by Beethoven and Mendelssohn. The Supper Club meets before the show at 5:45 p.m. for a catered meal on the Lobero patio. Tue., Oct. 31, 7:30pm, Lobero Theatre, 963-0761 or sbco.org.
Los Angeles Philharmonic CAMA brings its favorite orchestra to town, conducted by Jonathan Nott. Sat., Nov. 4, 8pm, Arlington Theatre, 963‑4408 or camasb.org.
Musica Antiqua Köln Reinhard Goebel directs this famous ensemble in a program it calls “(A little less than) A Century of German Music.” Contralto Marijana Mijanovic will be the featured performer. Sun., Nov. 5, 2 and 5pm, St. Anthony’s Seminary Chapel, 893-3535 or www.artsandlectures.ucsb.edu.
Juilliard String Quartet CAMA Masterseries presents the Fab Four — Joel Smirnoff and Ronald Copes, violins; Samuel Rhodes, viola; and Joel Krosnick, cello — on its 60th anniversary tour, with an all-Mozart program. Fri., Nov. 17, 8pm, Lobero Theatre, 963-0761 or camasb.org.
Santa Barbara Master Chorale Music Director Phillip McLendon leads this great choral group in performances of Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, K. 427, “Great” and Bach’s Magnificat in D Major, S. 243. Sat., Nov. 18, 8pm and Sun., Nov. 19, 3pm, First Presbyterian Church, 967‑8287 or sbmasterchorale.org.