Colorado Spotlight this week: Marin Alsop, Seicento and more

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Here's what's on tap for the week of Oct. 27.


Marin Alsop on Leonard Bernstein's "Chichester Psalms." The Mizel Arts and Culture Center hosts a tribute to Bernstein on Wednesday.


Evanne Brown, artistic director of Boulder's Seicento Baroque Ensemble, talks about the group and where it got its name.


A look at Mozart's Symphony No. 39. The Colorado Symphony performs the piece on Saturday.


The English audience went crazy for Haydn's Symphony No. 103, "Drumroll," when it made its debut. As part of Colorado Symphony Thursday, we'll hear the symphony play the piece in a recording from Boettcher Hall.


A look at Mahler's Symphony No. 1, which the Colorado Symphony will perform Saturday with conductor and Music Director Laureate Marin Alsop.