Dave Brubeck Jazz Tribute: Ted Lombard and the band Symphony Syd will present a tribute to the late jazz pianist Dave Brubeck and other jazz musicians. A special guest singer will also perform; 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Tim Noah's Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish; 360-568-9412. Tickets are $10, www.brownpapertickets.com or at the door if available; a portion of the proceeds benefits the theater.
Lisa Koch: This irreverent Seattle singer and comedian mixes comedy, theater and music -- think Bette Midler meets Lily Tomlin; she has four solo recordings and has been on stage with Steve Martin, Dave Brubeck and The Indigo Girls; 8 p.m. Jan. 25, Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224th Aves SW, Edmonds. Tickets are $10 and $15 and free for 12 and under. Go to www.brownpapertickets.com or at the door.
Portland Cello Project: Zoe Keatings brings her one-woman show which combines classical cello training with electronics, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave., N., Edmonds; 425-275-9595; edmondscenterforthearts.org. Tickets are $25 to $35 general, $15 for youth.
"And the Singer Sings His Song: The Life and Songs of Neil Diamond": Leading off the show with "Cherry Cherry," Bryan Stratton takes the audience on a musical journey of songs while going over the career of pop icon Neil Diamond; 6:30 p..m. Jan. 28, Marysville Library, 6120 Grove St., Marysville. For more information call 360-658-5000.
"Breath of Winter": Angeli, a women's quartet, is presenting its winter concert combining Whidbey Island vocalists Cynthia Akins Fletcher, Sharon Erickson, Carol Fitzgerald and Joni Keller, with accompanists Verna Morgan and Jan Ernst and introducing Joni Keller, Oak Harbor Middle School Choir teacher; 7 p.m. Jan. 25, Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, 1253 NW Second Ave., Oak Harbor. Free-will donations accepted. For more information Call 360-679-1561 or email at email@example.com.
Trinity Artists at the Organ: Trinity's own music minister Norma Aamodt-Nelson, on the Pasi organ, joins flutist Teresa Bowers, a faculty member of Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania, perform a program of primarily new pieces for flute and organ; 7 p.m. Jan. 27 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. Suggested donation $15 seniors and students $10. Call 425 778-2159 or 425 745-1316 or online at www.trinitylutheranchurch.com.
Westminster Presbyterian Church Concert Series: 2531 Hoyt Ave, Everett; 425-252-3757; free, but a free will offering will be collected; all ages welcome.
Evergreen State Quartet: A sweet Southern Gospel blend interwoven with personal testimonies, congregational hymn singing and inspirational storytelling; 6 p.m. Feb. 3.
Halden Toy at the Pipe Organ: He has performed for a national audience on NPR and played the Mormon Tabernacle organ and the Fritts organ at Pacific Lutheran University; 6 p.m. April 14.
Seattle Symphony: Benaroya Hall's Taper auditorium, 200 University St., Seattle; 206-215-4747; www.seattlesymphony.org.
Bach & Telemann: Matthew Halls, conductor; Seattle Symphony. Handel: "Overture to The Occasional Oratorio"; Rameau: "Suite from Pigmalion"; Handel: Concerto grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3, No. 2; Telemann: "Water Music: Hamburg River's Ebb and Flow"; J.S. Bach: Suite No. 4 in D major for Orchestra; 8 p.m. Jan. 18 and 19. Tickets start at $19.
Nobuyuki Tsujii Plays Debussy and Chopin: Rising star pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii performs Debussy;s "Deux Arabesques," "Suite bergamasque," "Estampes," "L'isle joyeuse" and Chopin's "Grande valse brilliant," Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 31, Polonaise-fantaisie in A-flat major, Op.61 and Polonaise-heroique in A-flat major, Op.53. In the recital hall; 7:30 Jan. 22. Call for ticket availability.
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Bramwell Tovey, conductor; Jon Kimura Parker, piano; Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, special guest. Edward Top: "Totem" (U.S. Premiere); Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16; Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major; 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23. Tickets start at $19.
Celebrate Asia: Ludovic Morlot, conductor; Stilian Kirov, conductor; Mimi Jung, host; Nobuyuki Tsujii, piano; Kimberly Russ, piano; Oksana Ezhokina, piano; Hanz Araki, special guest artist; Ambi Subramaniam, special guest artist; Mahesh Krishnamurthy, special guest artist; Seattle Symphony. Debussy /orch. by A. Caplet: "Pagodas"; McPhee: "Tabuh-Tabuhan"; Zvonimir Nagy: "Suizen" (World Premiere); L. Subramaniam: "Shanti Priya"; Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23; 4 p.m. Jan. 27. Tickets start at $19.
Early Music Guild International Series: A mix of music performers from around the globe. Performances begin at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave., Seattle. Tickets are $40, $35 for seniors, $25 for side sections and $15 for students and patrons under 25. For additional information and ticket orders go to www.earlymusicguild.org or call 206-325-7066.
The King's Singers: Feb. 16. The King's Singers make their International Series debut with a program of madrigals and other vocal works from Italy, England, and France.
Benjamin Bagby: Beowulf: April 6. Bagby accompanies himself on an Anglo-Saxon harp and delivers the tale in Old English.
The Medieval Women's Choir: The 60-voice choir performs all concerts at 8 p.m. at St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave., Seattle. Tickets and more information at www.medievalwomenschoir.org or call 206-264-4822.
"From Santiago to Canterbury," a musical journey to the three most celebrated pilgrimage sites of the medieval world; March 2.
"Music of the Spheres," an homage to Saint Hildegard of Bingen, songs of the 12th-century German visionary, May 11.
"The Tudors: A Lenten Musical Journey through 16th century England": The Tudor Choir performs a candlelit concert of Tudor composers Robert White, John Sheppard and Thomas Tallis; 7:30 p.m. March 9, Blessed Sacrament Church, 5041 Ninth Ave. NE, Seattle. Tickets are $30 and $20. Go online at brownpapertickets.com or www.tudorchoir.org or call 206-323-9415.
Marysville Strawberry Band: Practices from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Totem Middle School, 1605 Seventh St., Marysville. Tuba, trombone, French horn, baritone players needed. No auditions required; just come and play. For more information, contact Nathan Sackman at firstname.lastname@example.org or Julile Tapusoa at 425-334-1791.
Northwest Scottish Fiddlers: Meetings at 1 p.m. second Sundays, in Edmonds and Mukilteo; open to teens and adults; $25 annual membership fee; 425-670-9084; www.nwscottishfiddlers.org.
The Sound Singers: 1 p.m. practices, Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave.; new members welcome; 425-774-5555; www.soundsingersofedmonds.org.
Snohomish County Windjammers men's barbershop chorus: 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Christ The King Lutheran Church, 1305 Pine Ave., Snohomish; open to ages 16 and older; 425-259-2383; email email@example.com.
Threshold choir: Women who sing in small groups at the bedsides of the seriously ill and dying. Rehearsals are 4 to 5:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays in Stanwood. Call Darlene at 907-441-1411.
"Voices Northwest": Women's chorus meets 7 p.m. Mondays, First Baptist Church of Monroe; 17922 149th St. SE, Monroe; open to women 16 and older; email firstname.lastname@example.org; 425-741-9123.
Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association: Celtic jam, 5 p.m., workshop, 6 p.m., circle jam, 7 p.m. Jan. 25 and Feb. 8 and 22. Snacks throughout the evening; bring snacks to share if you wish. Acoustic musicians of all ages and listeners are welcome; free; Sisco Heights Community Club, 13527 99th Ave. NE, Arlington; 360-691-5907, email email@example.com.
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