Concerts: May 23-29

May 23, 2013 

CONCERTS: Musical acts to see

MANATEE

SARASOTA

AMERICANA

JUNE 15: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Walk in Nature," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $29-$55.

CHORAL

JULY 4: Gloria Musicae: Made in America Season Concert, "Celebrating America," 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 104 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota; $35 adults, $15 student with valid ID. Information: 941-360-7399.

CLASSICAL

JUNE 6: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Brilliance and Beauty, 4:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $20-$25.

JUNE 7: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Move to the Music," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $25-$40.

JUNE 8: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Dramatic Falir," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $29-$55.

JUNE 9: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival, Student Recital I, 7:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $5.

JUNE 14: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "A Musical Melange," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $25-$40.

JUNE 16: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival, Student Recital II, 7:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $5.

JUNE 20: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "The Power of Music," 4:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $20-$25.

JUNE 21: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival, Student Recital III, 3 p.m., Holley Hall; $5.

JUNE 21: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Fall in Love," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $25-$40.

JUNE 22: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "A Celebratory Finale," 8 p.m., Sarasota Opera House; $29-$55.

JAZZ

JUNE 13: Sarasota Orchestra's Sarasota Music Festival: "Songs of Amour," 4:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $20-$25.

OLDIES

SEPT. 11: Diana Ross, 8 p.m. Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $30-$115.

POPS

JULY 4: Gloria Musicae "Celebrate America," 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 104 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota; $35.

ROCK/BLUES

MAY 31: David Smash, 8 p.m., Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center; $5.

JULY 6: Muscle Madness XVIII, Sarasota Big Cat Love Concert: Saliva, Candlebox, Mad Margritt, 6-11 p.m., Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota; $30 and up.

ST. PETE/TAMPA

FOR KIDS

JUNE 16: Tampa Bay Rays Summer Postgame Concert Series: Imagination Movers; free with game ticket.

CLASSICAL

MAY 24: Florida Orchestra Masterworks: Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, 8 p.m., Straz Center; $15 and up.

MAY 25: Florida Orchestra Masterworks: Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $15 and up.

JUNE 2: Jackie Evancho, 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg; $55.50 and up.

COUNTRY

JUNE 8: Tampa Bay Rays Summer Postgame Concert Series: Martina McBride; free with game ticket.

JUNE 11: Dwight Yoakum, 8 p.m., Jannus Live; $45 and up.

HIP-HOP

JUNE 6: Kings of the Mic Tour: LL Cool, J, Ice Cube, Public Enemy, De La Soul, 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $49.50-$125.

LATIN

JUNE 30: Juanes, Loud and Unplugged Tour, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa; 49.50 and up.

POP

NOV. 8: Josh Groban, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $46.75 and up.

ROCK/BLUES

MAY 24: Eric Lindell, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

MAY 25: Johnny Rawls, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

MAY 26: Yngwie Malmsteen, 8 p.m., The Orpheum, Ybor City; $25-$28.

MAY 26: Scratch My Back, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10 minimum donation.

MAY 26: Sevendust, 8 p.m., State Theatre; $22.

MAY 28: Bluegrass: Gypsy Wind, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 31: Will Erickson and The Wreckage, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

JUNE 1: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

JUNE 2: Jimmy Thackery and Hassen Sayers, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

JUNE 4: Showcase Night, 7:30 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $5.

JUNE 6: Grateful Dead Nite Deluxe, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $8.

JUNE 7: Cope, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

JUNE 7: Fleetwood Mac, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa; $64 and up.

JUNE 8: Suncoast Blues Society Anniversary Party: John Nemeth, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

JUNE 9: WMNF presents Black Taxi, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

JUNE 14: Damon Fowler Group, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

JUNE 15: Magadog, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $TBA.

JUNE 16: RJ Harman, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

JUNE 18: Heart, Jason Bonham's Led Zeppeling Experience, 7:30 p.m., Live Nation Amphitheater, Tampa; $26-$90.70.

JUNE 22: The Music of Pink Floyd, LaserSpectacular, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $22-$29.

JUNE 22: Magadog, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $TBA.

JULY 26: Zach Deputy, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$20.

JULY 27: WMNF presents Mick Jagger's 70th Birthday, TBA, Skipper's Smokehouse; $TBA

TOP 40

MAY 31: Cody Simpson, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $39.50 and up.

JULY 14: Tampa Bay Rays Summer Postgame Concert Series: Carly Rae Jepsen; free with game ticket.

AUG. 18: Tampa Bay Rays Summer Postgame Concert Series: Victoria Justice; free with game ticket.

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