February calendar

The Richmond Symphony, with guest conductor Kazem Abdullah, presents “Russian Treasures” in its next Masterworks program, 7 p.m. Feb. 5, 8 p.m. Feb. 6 and 3 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Carpenter Theatre of Dominion Energy Center, Sixth and Grace streets. Pianist Orion Weiss and Samuel Huss, the symphony’s principal trumpeter, are featured in Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor. The program also includes Tchaikovsky’s Serenade in C major for strings and an orchestration of Balakirev’s “Islamey.” Tickets: $10-$82 (limited seating); access to online stream of Feb. 6 concert: $30. Details: (800) 514-3849 (ETIX); http://www.richmondsymphony.com

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Other ensembles and presenters in Virginia and DC offer online streams of archived and current performances. Check their websites for current offerings.

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