Concerts: April 17-23

April 17, 2014 

CONCERTS: Musical acts to see

MANATEE

CLASSICAL

APRIL 21: SCF Music Faculty Recital: Felicia Brunelle, violin, and Alfred Gratta, cello, 8 p.m., Neel Performing Arts Hall; $4-$8.

APRIL 24: SCF Spring Fling Concert featuring all SCF Music Ensembles, 7 p.m., SCF Baseball Field, $4-$8.

APRIL 28: Gulf Coast Flute Choir Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m., Palma Sola Presbyterian Church, 6510 Third Ave. W., Bradenton; free will donation.

MAY 4: Bradenton Community Fine Arts Concert Series: Betsy Traba, flute and Cheryl Losey, harp, 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 603 11th St. W., Bradenton; free will donation. Information: 941-747-4406.

COUNTRY

APRIL 18: One Night Rodeo 20-year reunion party, 10 p.m., Tommy Knockers, 5627 14th St. W., Bradenton; $5. Information: 941-752-3535

POPS

MAY 4: Manatee Concert Band, 3 p.m., Sutton Park Band Pavillion, Sixth St. and 10th Ave., Palmetto; free will donation.

SARASOTA

CHORAL

APRIL 28: Gloria Musicae: International Holocaust Remembrance Day "Voices," 7:30 p.m., Van Wezel Performaing Arts Hall; $25-$70.

CLASSICAL

APRIL 18: Chroma Quartet, 8 p.m., Glenridge Performing Arts Center; $15.

APRIL 20-21: Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota: Jason Stearn in "Leading Men and their Music," 2 p.m. April 20 and 7:30 p.m. April 21, call for private residence location: 941-306-1202; $45.

MAY 15-16: PMP/Suncoast's Emerging Artists Performances Series: The Ariel Quartet, "The Beethoven Cycle: Complete String Quartets," 7 p.m. Selby Auditorium, USF Sarasota-Manatee, 8350 N. Tamiami Trail; $20.

EXPERIMENTAL

APRIL 19: Miranda Cuckson, Christopher Burns: "La lontananza nostalgica utopica futura," 8 p.m., Mildred Sainer Music and Arts Pavilion, 5313 Bay Shore Road; $5-$15. Information: 941-487-4888.

POPS

APRIL 23-26: Sarasota Orchestra Pops Series: "A Wink and a Smile," 5:30 p.m. April 23 and 25, 7:30 p.m. April 24, 8 p.m. April 26, Holley Hall; $29-$49.

MAY 10-11: Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota, Pops Series: highlights of Franz Lehar's "The Merry Widow," 7:30 p.m. May 10 and 2 and 7:30 p.m. May 11, Historic Asolo Theater; $40-$45.

ROCK/BLUES

APRIL 20: Selby Gardens Spring Music Series: Venturas, 1-3 p.m., Selby Gardens; $6-$19.

APRIL 27: Selby Gardens Spring Music Series: Pineview Jazz Band, 1-3 p.m., Selby Gardens; $6-$19.

MAY 4: Selby Gardens Spring Music Series: Kim Betts and the Gamble Creek Band, 1-3 p.m., Selby Gardensa; $6-$19.

MAY 11: Selby Gardens Spring Music Series: Yesterdayze, 1-3 p.m., Selby Gardens; $6-$19.

APRIL 27: John Legend, 7 p.m., Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $61-$91.

ST. PETE/TAMPA

CLASSICAL

APRIL 26: The Florida Orchestra Masterworks series: Tan Dun's Water Concerto, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $15-$45.

MAY 17: The Florida Orchestra Masterworks series: Tchakovsky's Pathetique, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $15-$45.

MAY 23: Paul Potts, 8 p.m., The Palladium; $35-$45.

MAY 31: The Florida Orchestra Masterworks series: Ravel's Daphnis et Chloe, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $15-445.

COUNTRY

MAY 17: Lady Antibellum, 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre; $42 and up.

FOLK

MAY 5: Rose Cousins, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $28.50.

GOSPEL

MAY 10: Second Annual Mother's Day Gospel Celebration, 7 p.m., Straz Center; $38.54-$73.59.

LATIN

MAY 9: Il Divo, 8 p.m., Straz Center; $53 and up.

MAY 14: Gypsy Kings, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $52.50-$92.50.

MAY 17: Fiesta Maxima: Don Omar and Prince Royce, 8:30 p.m., USF Sun Dome, Tampa; $24.25-$101.75.

POPS

MAY 24: The Florida Orchestra Pops series: A Stars and Stripes Hit Parade, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $15-$45.

ROCK/BLUES

APRIL 18: The Boxcars, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

APRIL 19: Come Back Alice, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

APRIL 22: WMNF presents a multimedia event with Todd Snider, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $20-$25.

APRIL 25: Maurice John Vaughn, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

APRIL 25: 98Rockfest, 5 p.m. doors, Tampa Bay Times Forum; $19-$49.

APRIL 26: Coo Coo Ca Choo, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

APRIL 27: Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

APRIL 29: Applebutter Express, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

MAY 1: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa; $87 and up.

MAY 1: R. Kelly, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $45-$115.

MAY 1: Uncle Johns Band, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10-$13.

MAY 2: Caroline Cole, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 3: Mudflappers, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 2-4: Big Guava Music Festival, 4-11 p.m. May 2, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. May 3, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. May 4. Florida State Fairgrounds and MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa; $65-$175.

MAY 6: T-Bird and the Breaks, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 9: Florida Orchestra Rock series: "The Music of the Eagles," 8 p.m. Mahaffey Theater; $35-$75.

MAY 9: Legendary JC's, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 11: "Take Back the Night" fundraiser, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10 donation.

MAY 13: Cigar City Blues, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

MAY 15: Toadies "Rubberneck 20th Anniversary Tour," 7 p.m. doors, Ritz Ybor; $23.75.

MAY 16: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

MAY 17: Red Elvises, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

MAY 25: Uh Huh Her, 8 p.m. doors, State Theatre; $16-$18.

MAY 30: Morrissey, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $55-$89.50.

JUNE 1: Forgotten Space, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

JUNE 3: Drive-By Truckers, 7:30 p.m., Tampa Theatre; $26-$32.

JUNE 7: Suncoast Blues Society 17th Anniversary, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

JUNE 11: Counting Crows, 7 p.m., Straz Center; $49.50-$89.50.

JUNE 17: An evening with Earphunk, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

JUNE 25: The Voice Live Tour, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa;$35-$65.

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