Music calendar

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Snohomish County

Trinity Artists at the Organ: The annual all Bach concert with eminent organist Dr. Delbert Disselhorst, professor emeritus of the University of Iowa; he will be playing on the church’s Martin Pasi organ, Opus 4, noted for its glorious sound; 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St., SW, Lynnwood. Suggested donation $10. For more information call 425-778-2159 or go to www.trinitylutheranchurch.com.

Seattle

Seattle Symphony: Benaroya Hall’s Taper auditorium, 200 University St., Seattle; 206-215-4747; www.seattlesymphony.org.

“Celebrate Asia”: Mei-Ann Chen, conductor; Mimi Gan, host; Jie Ma, pipa; Hahn-Bin, violin; The Cuong Vu Group, special guest; Gershwin: “Girl Crazy Overture”; Kay He: “Legends of Old Peking (World Premiere)”; Zhou Long: “Beijing Drum”; Cuong Vu: “ONE”; Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35; 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24. Tickets start at $17.

Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 27: Jeffrey Kahane, conductor/piano. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major, K.; Haydn: Symphony No. 6, “Le Matin” (“Morning”); Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat major, K. 595; 7:30 p.m. March 1 and 8 p.m. March 3. Tickets start at $17.

Organ Concert: Douglas Cleveland: Douglas Cleveland, organ. Mendelssohn: Sonata No. 3, Op. 65; Vivaldi/Bach: Concerto in A minor; Saint-Saens: Prelude and Fugue in E-flat major, Op. 99; Decker: “Kairos”; Vierne: “Triptyque,” Op. 58, No. 3, “Stele pour un enfant defunt “; Mulet: “Carillon Sortie”; Guilmant: Sonata No. 1, Op. 42; 7:30 p.m. March 5. Tickets start at $19.

Concerts

Snohomish County

The Spinney Brothers: Bluegrass band from Nova Scotia. 7:30p.m. Feb. 25, Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St, Snohomish. $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and students at www.brownpapertickets.com or 360-568-9412.

“Come Together” for a Beatles Tribute Dinner Show”: Presenting The Sound Edge Pops Orchestra and The Weatherheads with host Pat Cashman for a one-of-a-kind evening of food, drink, friends and fabulous music; 6 to 9 p.m. March 2, Edward D. Hansen Conference Center, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett. (Doors open 5:30 p.m.). Tickets are $75. Go to http://tinyurl.com/7nwmjpc.

Beatles Tribute: A Snohomish homage to the Fab Four. 4 p.m. and 7:30p.m. March 3, Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St, Snohomish. $10 at the door.

Lorna Luft — Songs My Mother Taught Me, A Tribute to Judy Garland: Lorna Luft, the daughter of Judy Garland and a celebrated performer in her own right, brings to life her mother’s songbook. 7:30 p.m. March 9, $35 to $40 for adults, $15 for youth, ec4arts.org.

Danny O’Keefe: The famed songwriter plays his own material. 7:30 p.m. March 10, Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St, Snohomish. $20 at www.brownpapertickets.com or 360-568-9412.

Seattle

American Beauty Project: Top notch bluegrass performers revisit “American Beauty” and “Workingman’s Dead,” the ground-breaking Grateful Dead albums. 7:30 p.m. March 6. Benaroya Hall, $35 to $85, seattlesymphony.org.

Punch Brothers: Chris Thiele from Nickel Creek and his band. 8 p.m. March 6. The Neptune, $20 in advance, $23 day of. stgpresents.org.

Radiohead: One of the best live performances ever. 8 p.m. April 9. KeyArena, $66.50; Ticketmaster.

Elvis Costello and the Imposters: The Spinning Songlist tour continues. April 12. The Paramount. Tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Coldplay: Promoting their album, Coldplay hits the road. 8 p.m. April 25. KeyArena. $76.50 to $107. Ticketmaster.

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The Hometown Hootenanny: The county’s monthly live music series is holding auditions for country, folk and bluegrass singers and musicians. Vocalists may self-accompany on an instrument, sing a capella or use recorded accompaniment for auditions. Solo artists as well as duos and groups are welcome. The auditions are set for 6:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 26 at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby, Everett. Audition appointments are required, and musical resumes and head shots are recommended. For information and appointments, contact Beckye Randall at brandallrcf@gmail.com or 425-308-4176.

Northwest Scottish Fiddlers: Meets 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.

Recorder music sessions: 10:30 a.m. to noon first and third Saturdays, Everett Senior Activity Center, 3025 Lombard Ave., Everett; easy medieval, Renaissance and baroque pieces; free; for ages 50 and up; must provide own instrument and be able to sight-read; join anytime; 425-257-8780.

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 nfkeck@yahoo.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 360-939-0240.

Voices Northwest: 7 p.m. Mondays, Trinity Episcopal Church, 2301 Hoyt Ave., Everett; open to women 16 and older; 360-794-4426; email kimmieaikins@hotmail.com.

Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association: Jams are second and fourth Fridays: Celtic group, 5 p.m., workshop, 6 p.m. Circle jam, 7 p.m. Monthly meeting third Sunday, 12:30 to 5 p.m. jam followed by a potluck. Acoustic instruments welcome; a few loaners available; free; Sisco Heights Community Club, 13527 99th Ave. NE, Arlington; 360-691-5907, email noelula@aol.com.