Here are the latest Fenway neighborhood notes:

Family art day

MassArt will host a free family day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14 in the Bakalar and Paine Galleries, 621 Huntington Ave.

Planned and run by gallery education staff and MassArt students, the interactive day will feature drop-in activities including art making, writing, guided conversations, games and take-home creations.

Visitors of all ages are welcome, but the activities are best suited for ages 6 and older. Materials and refreshments will be provided.

For more information, visit

Gala fundraiser

The Terezín Music Foundation will host its annual gala “Do Not Forget Me” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15 at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave.

A reception will be held at 3 p.m. with the concert following at 4 p.m. It will feature music by Terezín composers Gideon Klein, Pavel Haas, Viktor Ullmann and more, performed by soprano Charity Tillemann-Dick, tenor Francis Rogers, members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Children’s Chorus, pianist Melinda Lee Masur and Ela Weissberger and Michael Gruenbaum, who performed as children in Terezín.

The concert will honor the creative world inside the Terezín concentration camp, where prisoners wrote and performed music as a refuge against the horrors of the Third Reich.

To purchase tickets and for more information, visit or call 857-222-8262.

All Chopin program

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 The Fenway, will present American pianist and improviser Charlie Albright in concert at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15.

Albright will return to the Gardner with an all-Chopin program, performing Chopin and Albright improvisations.

Tickets are $36 adults, $33 seniors, $24 members and $12 students and children ages 7 to 17 and include general admission to the museum’s galleries and the special exhibition gallery.

Visit or call 617-566-1401 for more information and to purchase tickets.

Celebrating 50 years

The New England Conservatory will welcome Distinguished Artist-in-Residence Russell Sherman at 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, in Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

In this piano recital, Sherman with celebrate 50 years of teaching at NEC with an all-Beethoven program, including “Sonata for Piano No. 27 in E minor,” “Sonata for Piano No. 29 in A Major,” “Rondo for Piano in G Major, Op. 51” and “Sonata for Piano No. 32 in C minor.”

Admission is free.

For more information, visit or call 617-585-1100.

Museum after hours

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 the Fenway, will host an after-hours evening “Passages” from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19.

Inspired by the museum’s exhibition “Henry James and American Painting,” the evening will be all about the influence of travel on who we are and how we see the world, focusing on how travel shapes and expands worldviews, like it did for James and Isabella Stewart Gardner.

In the courtyard, the trio Chorobop will perform Brazilian Choro music, with influences of bebop and contemporary.

Tickets are adults $15, seniors $12, students $5, free for members and children 17 and under. Call 617-566-1401 or visit for more information.

Music of Mozart

Boston Baroque will perform Mozart’s “Requiem’ at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20 and 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22, at Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

Boston Baroque’s season will open with the drama and mystery on of Mozart’s best known and most beloved works, with a cast of audience favorite soloists including Boston favorite soprano Amanda Forsythe. Also included on the all-Mozart program are his joyful concert aria, “Exsultate, Jubilate” and “Symphony No. 40.”

For more details, visit or call 617-4848-9200.