• HOT TICKET

Beethoven gets all-star treatment

BAY CHAMBER CONCERTS wraps up the summer season with its First Chairs All-Star concert, a mostly Beethoven program. The performers are A-list luminaries including Joseph Silverstein and Nurit Bar-Josef on violin and Anne Martindale Williams on cello.

WHEN: 8 tonight

WHERE: Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St.

HOW MUCH: $30 to $40 for adults; $8 for ages 18 and younger

INFO: 236-2823; www.baychamberconcerts.org

• CHEAP THRILL

Art graces, supports library

MAINE PAINTER Catherine Breer presents her annual exhibition of new work through the end of September at Freeport Pubic Library. A portion of all sales during the show will go toward the library budget.

WHEN: Opens with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday; continues through Sept. 30.

WHERE: Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 749-6028; www.catherinebreer.com