Celtic concert and stories: Jamie Laval, the U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion, will present a concert at 4 p.m. March 3 with guitarist Dan Compton and Scottish smallpipes player Rod Weeks at Tim Noah's Thumbnail Theatre, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. Tickets are $15 general in advance, $17 at the door, $6 for students at www.brownpapertickets.com.
Blind Boys of Alabama: These gospel legends have been inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame, won five Grammys and sung for two presidents; 7:30 p.m. March 9, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $40 to $50 and $15 youth and students. Call 425-275-9595 or go to www.ec4arts.org.
In the Mood: This popular 1940s musical revue pays homage to the Big Band, Swing Dance era with lots of boogie-woogie tunes made famous by Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Erskine Hawkins, The Andrew Sisters and Frank Sinatra and some high-footing choreography; 7:30 p.m. March 9, Everett Civic Auditorium at the Everett High School, 2415 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $35. Call 800-838 3006 or go to www.brownpapertickets.com. For show information go to www.inthemoodlive.com.
Dave Nachmanoff: Singer-songwriter Dave Nachmanoff sings folk rock and has written hundreds of original songs and toured with Al Stewart; 7 p.m. March 13 at the Snohomish Library, 311 Maple Ave. Seating is limited so preregister at www.sno-isle.org or by calling 360-568-2898.Funded by Friends of the Snohomish Library.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo: This South African a cappela group is famous for "Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes" but they've also played with Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton and many others and been nominated for a Grammy 15 times; 7:30 p.m. March 13, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $35, $45 and $15 youth and students. Call 425-275-9595 or go to www.ec4arts.org.
Dana Lyons: Folk musician Dana Lyons is best known for his hit song, "Cows With Guns," and now the singer is touring along the route of the proposed coal export trains to raise awareness about coal trains. Lyons will perform and give a short presentation on the effects of the proposed coal export trains; 7 to 9 p.m. March 23, at Cafe Zippy, 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Suggested donation $10 to $20. For more information call 425-303-0474 or go to www.cafezippy.com/.
Three Choirs Concert: A choral repertoire will be presented by Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Choir, the Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church Choir and Pacifica Chamber Singers with individual performances by each choir as well as several combined selections; 8 p.m. March 1, Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224th St. SW, Edmonds. Tickets are $15, $10 and free for 12 and under. Advance tickets at www.brownpapertickets.
Westminster Presbyterian Church Concert Series: 6 p.m. April 14 at the church, 2531 Hoyt Ave, Everett; 425-252-3757; free, but a free will offering will be collected; all ages welcome; 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;
Seattle Symphony: Benaroya Hall's Taper auditorium, 200 University St., Seattle; 206-215-4747; www.seattlesymphony.org.
Mozart's Flute Concerto No. 1: Douglas Boyd, conductor; Demarre McGill, flute; Seattle Symphony; All Mozart program: Symphony No. 1 in E-flat major, K. 16; Flute Concerto No. 1 in G major, K. 285c/313; March in D major, K. 249 and Serenade No. 7 in D major, K. 250/248b, "Haffner"; 8 p.m. March 2. Tickets start at $19.
Anne-Sophie Mutter: Mutter on violin and Lambert Orkis, piano; Mozart: Sonata No. 27 in G major for Violin and Piano, K. 379; Schubert: Fantasy in C major, D. 934; Lutosawski: "Partita for Violin and Piano"; Saint-Saens: Sonata No.1 in D minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 75; 4 p.m. March 3. Tickets start at $41.
Vivaldi's The Four Seasons: Emma McGrath, conductor/violin; Vivaldi: Concerto in G major for String Orchestra, RV 151, "Alla rustica"; Handel: Concerto grosso in E minor, Op. 6, No. 3; Handel: Concerto grosso in F major, Op. 6, No. 2; Vivaldi: Le quattro stagioni, "The Four Seasons", Op. 8; 8 p.m. March 8 and 9. Tickets start at $19.
Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1: Michael Francis, conductor; Vadim Gluzman, violin; Seattle Symphony. Tippett: "Ritual Dances from The Midsummer Marriage"; Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26; Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36; 7:30 p.m. March 14 and 8 p.m. March 16. Tickets start at $19.
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.
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.
Benjamin Bagby: Beowulf: April 6. Bagby plays an Anglo-Saxon harp and delivers the tale in Old English.
Marysville Strawberry Band: Play from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Totem Middle School, 1605 Seventh St., Marysville. 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, Feb. 8 and 22, and March 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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