hogwarts_choirSunday, May 11

J.K. Rowling got a generation of youngsters hooked on reading with her Harry Potter series; the Portland Symphony Orchestra hopes music from the Potter films will get kids hooked on classical. Joined by illusionist Lyn Dillies, the PSO performs “Harry Potter and the Magic of Music” at Merrill Auditorium (20 Myrtle St. Portland) at 2:30 p.m. Tix: $10. 842-0800. porttix.com.