Seattle Public Library has two upcoming events of interest to the UW Music community. The local Ladies Musical Club will be putting on performances of Chopin & Gershwin, Wednesday, January 8 from 12pm-1pm at the Central Library and a performance of songs by Strauss and Debussy and piano music by Piazzolla and Chopin, Sunday, January 12th from 3pm-4pm in the West Seattle Branch. Seattle Opera will be offering a preview lecture for their performance of Rigoletto. Preview lectures run from Thursday, January 2 through Thursday, January 9th. Check the Seattle Public Library calendar for a full listing of dates and times for these events.