Concerts: Oct. 24-30

October 24, 2013 

CONCERTS: Musical acts to see

MANATEE

CLASSICAL

NOV. 1: Music Series: Harpsichordist Juliane Rodgers, 7 p.m., Christ Church, 4030 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton; free will donation. Information: 941-747-3709.

NOV. 9: Anna Maria Island Chorus and Orchestra "Symphony on the Sand," 4:30-7:30 p.m., Coquina Gulfside Park, Anna Maria Island; $35-$100.

NOV. 10: A Veteran's Day Tribute "Let Freedom Ring," 4:30 p.m., Palma Sola Presbyterian Church, 6510 Third Ave. W., Bradenton; free will donation. Information: 941-792-3141.

HOLIDAY

DEC. 3: SCF Choirs, Guitar Ensemble, Sarasota Pops Orchestra and Gloria Musicae, 8 p.m., Nee Performing Arts Center; $4-$8.

DEC. 15: Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra: Holiday Concert, 2 p.m., CrossPointe Fellowship Church, 8605 Gulf Dr., Holmes Beach; $25.

JAZZ

DEC. 5: SCF Jazz Ensembles, Neel Performing Arts Center; $4-$8.

SARASOTA

BROADWAY

DEC. 15: Bernadette Peters, 7 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts; $35-$70.

CELTIC

NOV. 15: Celtic Thunder, 7:30 p.m., Van Wezle Performing Arts Hall; $35 and up.

CLASSICAL

OCT. 31: Orli Shaham, 7 p.m., Holley Hall; $15-$35.

NOV. 6: Itzhak Perlman and The Perlman Music Program Alumni "Israel at 65," 7:30 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $50 and up.

NOV. 16-17: Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota, Classical Recital Series: Rastrelli Cello Quartet "Crossover," 7:30 p.m., Historic Asolo Theater; $40-$45.

NOV. 20: Sarasota Concert Association Munchtime Musicales: Grigorios Zamparas, noon, Beatrice Friedman Center, Sarasota; no charge.

NOV. 23: Maria Wirries Cabaret, 8 p.m., Glenridge Performing Arts Center, Sarasota; $22.50.

DEC. 6-8: Sarasota Orchestra Masterwork Series: "Setting New Courses," 8 p.m. Dec. 6-7, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $30-$84.

DEC. 11: Sarasota Concert Association Munchtime Musicales: Bill Schustik, noon, Beatrice Friedman Center, Sarasota; no charge.

COUNTRY

NOV. 1: Rodney Atkins, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $40 and up.

NOV. 22: Clint Black, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $15-$60.

NOV. 23: John Denver: A Rocky Mountain High Concert Celebration, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $30-$60.

FOLK

NOV. 1: James Keelaghan, 8 p.m., Fogartyville; $12.

HOLIDAY

NOV. 29: Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2013, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $55-$70.

DEC. 10: Michael McDonald: "This Christmas, an evening of Holiday and HIts," 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $35-$75.

DEC. 11-14: Sarasota Orchestra Great Escape Series: "Let It Snow," 5:30 p.m. Dec. 11 and 13, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12, 8 p.m. Dec. 14, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $29-$49.

DEC. 12: New York Tenors Christmas, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $40-$55.

DEC. 13: Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $33-$45.

DEC. 13: Nate Najar's Jazz Holiday, 8 p.m., Glenridge Performing Arts Center; $15-$20.

DEC. 16: Danu Christmas in Ireland: A Nollaig in Eirinn, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $15-$45.

JAZZ

OCT. 25: The Sarasota Jazz Project, "An Evening of Swinging Big Band Jazz," 7:30 p.m., Holley Hall; $20-$25.

NOV. 1: Jazz Club of Sarasota "Jazz at Two": In the Mood with Jack Fanning, 2 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota; $7 members, $12 nonmembers.

NOV. 8: Jazz Club of Sarasota "Jazz at Two": Patricia Dean Trio, 2 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota; $7 members, $12 nonmembers.

NOV. 10: Jazz at First Church, 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 104 S. Pineapple Ave.; free will donation.

DEC. 17: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Winston Marsalis and Cecile McLorin Salvant, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $55-$80.

LATIN

OLDIES

NOV. 1: Rodney Atkins, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $30-$60.

POPS

OCT. 27: Sancturay Concert "The Great American Songbook," 4 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975, Fruitville Road; $15.

NOV. 2-3: Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota "Karen Akers in "Porter: Anything Goes," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2 and 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Historic Asolo Theater; $40-$45.

ROCK/BLUES

OCT. 26: Florida Blue Blues and Music Festival, 11 a.m. doors, Oct. 26, Sarasota Fairgrounds, 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota; $27 and up. Information: 941-365-0818.

NOV. 21: America, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $35-$60.

NOV. 23: Noise Ordinance CD Project, 1 p.m., Cock and Bull, 975 Cattlemen Road, Sarasota; $10.

DEC. 5: Cheap Trick, 8 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $55-$150.

WORLD

DEC. 1: Yanni: World Without Borders, 7 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $179-$214.

ST. PETE/TAMPA

BROADWAY

CLASSICAL

OCT. 24: Florida Orchestra Coffee Concert Series: From Russia with Love, 11 a.m., Mahaffey Theater; $24-$42.

OCT. 25: Florida Orchestra Raymond James Pops Series: Cirque de la Symphonie, 8 p.m. Straz Center; $15-$45.

OCT. 26: Florida Orchestra Raymond James Pops Series: Cirque de la Symphonie, 2 p.m. Mahaffey Theater; $15-$45.

OCT. 27: Florida Orchestra Raymond James Pops Series: Cirque de la Symphonie, 8 p.m. Ruth Eckerd Hall; $15-$45.

OCT. 27: 2Cellos, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $32.50 and up.

NOV. 15: TobyMac, 7 p.m., USF Sun Dome; $25-$75.

DEC. 14: Andrea Bocelli, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $75-$350.

FOLK

OCT. 28: Melissa Ferrick, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa; $28.50.

NOV. 4: Red Molly, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa; $28.50.

DEC. 16: John McCuthcheon, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $28.50.

HIPHOP

NOV. 30: Kanye West, the Yeezus Tour, TBA, Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa; $TBA.

HOLIDAY

DEC. 1: Trans-Siberian Orchestra "The Last Christmas Eve," 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $30-$68.

DEC. 5 and 8: Happy Holiday Concert with the Opera Tampa Singers, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Straz Center, St. Petersburg; $10.

DEC. 6: Donny and Marie Christmas Show, 7:30 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $46.75-$122.25.

DEC. 12: Happy Holiday Concert with the Opera Tampa Singers, 7:30 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg; $10.

DEC. 13: The Florida Orchestra "Holiday Pops!" 8 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa; $17.50-$47.50.

DEC. 22: Chris Isaak, 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg; $39.50-$69.50.

LATIN

OCT. 26: Jon Secada, 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $50.

OLDIES

POP

NOV. 1: Michael Buble, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $54.50 and up.

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

POPS

NOV. 3: Picnic in the Park with Opera Tampa, 4 p.m., Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park; no charge.

NOV. 8: The Piano Guys, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $29.50 and up.

TOP 40

OCT. 30: Selena Gomez, 7 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum: $26 and up.

ROCK/BLUES

OCT. 24: Applebutter Express, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

OCT. 25: Annual Freakers Ball: Grave Matters, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10.

OCT. 25: Saliva, 7:30 p.m., State Theatre, St. Petersburg; $8-$10.

OCT. 26: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

OCT. 27: John Fogerty, 8 p.m. Straz Center; $59 and up.

OCT. 27: The Reverend Horton Heat, 8 p.m., State Theatre, St. Petersburg; $20 and up.

OCT. 29: Lauren Mitchell Band, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

OCT. 31: "Scream It Like You Mean It Tour," 5:30 p.m. doors, The Orpheum; $19 and up.

OCT. 31: Temptation Halloween Party, 10 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $20-$25.

NOV. 1: JJ Grey and Mofro, 7 p.m. doors, Jannus Live; $30.

NOV. 1: Bobby Messano, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

NOV. 2: Red Elvises, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

NOV. 2: Born to Ride Jam, 11 a.m., England Brothers Park, Pinellas Park; $20.

NOV. 3: Sonny Landreth, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$20.

NOV. 4: Timeflies, 7:30 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $33.95.

NOV. 5: GWAR, 7:30 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $22.

NOV. 6: Drake "Would You Like A Tour?" 7 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $73 and up.

NOV. 9: Jack Henriquez Band, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $5.

NOV. 10: Zydeco Dance Party with Gumbo Boogie Band, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10.

NOV. 16: WMNF presents Os Mutantes, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $20-$25.

NOV. 17: Gal Holiday and The Honky Tonk Revue, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

NOV. 19: "Satisfaction" Rolling Stones Tribute, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

NOV. 21: Twentyone Pilots, 7 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $22.50.

NOV. 22: Dirty Bourbon River Show, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

NOV. 22: Rusted Root, 8 p.m., State Theatre, St. Petersburg; $21-$25.

NOV. 23: Southern Hospitality, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

NOV. 30: Cope, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

DEC. 7: August Burns Red, 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $22.

DEC. 8: The Devil Wears Prada, 7 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $23.50.

DEC. 9: Lyle Lovett, 7:30 p.m., Tampa Theatre; $62-$75.

DEC. 13: Unknown Hinson, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$20.

DEC. 14: SBS Holiday Party: Nick Moss, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

DEC. 21: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

DEC. 27: Hendrix, Osborne and Key Tribute, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

DEC. 28: Zach Deputy, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$20.

DEC. 31: Donna The Buffalo, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $35-$40.

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