Kinetic principal guest conductor Markus Stenz leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra into the most spiritual side of Richard Wagner, performing radiant orchestral excerpts from his final opera, "Parsifal." Max Bruch's irresistible "Scottish Fantasy" (with concertmaster Jonathan Carney as soloist) and Mendelssohn's evocative "Hebrides" Overture complete the program. 8 p.m. Oct. 5 at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St.; 3 p.m. Oct. 8 at Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. The "Parsifal" music will be discussed and performed in an "Off the Cuff" concert 8:15 p.m. Oct. 6 at Strathmore, 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at Meyerhoff. $33 to $99. 410-783-8000, bsomusic.org.