Fenway neighborhood notes

Staff Writer
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The Museum of Fine Arts at 465 Huntington Ave. is the fifth largest museum in the United States. It contains more than 450,000 works of art. Learn more at www.mfa.org.

Percussion ensembles

The Celebrity Series of Boston will host Bent Knee in concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 24 at Berklee College of Music, 160 Massachusetts Ave.

Bent Knee, a Boston-based, six-piece experimental rock band, will be joined by the Boston Conservatory at Berklee Percussion Ensemble.

Admission is $35.

Call 617-266-1400 or visit www.berklee.edu to purchase tickets and for more information.

Musical afternoon

Award-winning baritone Samuel Hasselborn will perform in concert at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 25 at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 The Fenway.

Award-winning baritone Samuel Hasselhorn and versatile pianist Renate Rohlfing will team up for a Young Artist Showcase, performing works by Schumann, Britten, Wolf, Schubert and Poulenc

Tickets include general admission to the museum’s galleries and the special exhibition gallery.

Visit www.gardnermuseum.org or call 617-566-1401 for further information and to purchase tickets.

Music of Bach

The Handel and Hayden Society will perform “Mass in B minor” by J.S. Bach at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 25 at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave.

Bach’s “Mass in B minor” ranks as a supreme achievement in Western music, a musical setting of the complete Ordinary of the Latin Mass. It was one of Bach’s last compositions, not completed until the year before his death. Since the 19th century it has been widely hailed as one of the greatest compositions in musical history, and today it is frequently performed and recorded.

For more details and to purchase tickets, visit www.handelandhaydn.org or call 617-266-3605.

Open rehearsal

The Borromeo String Quartet will host an open rehearsal from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, March 26 at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 The Fenway.

The Gardner’s artists-in-residence will rehearse Mozart’s “Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K, 581.”

Admission is free with museum admission.

Visit www.gardnermuseum.org or call 617-566-1401 for further information and to purchase tickets.

Folk music festival

Berklee College of Music will host its International Folk Music Festival at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28 at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave.

This annual performance celebrates Berklee’s international student population, their cultures and music. Students and faculty will showcase a wide range of musical styles, with music from China, Lebanon, Russia, Turkey, Belgium, Iran, Bolivia, Serbia, India and Puerto Rico, some playing rarely seen instruments from their homelands.

Tickets are $8 in advance, $12 day of the show.

Call 617-747-2261 or visit www.berklee.edu to purchase tickets or for more information.

Gardeners’ gathering

The 43rd annual Gardeners’ Gathering will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 31 at Shillman Hall, 115 Forsyth St.

The festivities will include gardening workshops and demonstrations for community and residential gardeners, beginners as well as experienced gardeners, networking, lectures, door prizes, information gallery, community garden awards and more. More than two-dozen workshops will be held, including beekeeping, seed starting and composting.

All are welcome to this free program with walk-in registration starting at 10 a.m.

A keynote address and breakfast will be held at 10 a.m. Guest speaker Rev. Dr. Heber M. Brown III, a community organizer, beginner farmer, social entrepreneur and senior pastor of Pleasant Hope Baptist Church in Baltimore. In 2015, he launched the Black Church Food Security Network that combats food apartheid by providing seed funding and support to help congregations grow food on church-owned land.

This program is free and open to all.

For more information and a complete schedule, visit www.thetrustees.org or call 617-542-7696.