The NSOA/ASTA String Conference will present numerous public recitals at Fredonia State College.
Cellist Hank Roberts will perform at 11 a.m. today at Marvel Theatre. At 8 p.m., he will perform with a student ensemble in King Concert Hall.
Electric bassist Chris Matheos, with percussionist/drummer Steve McMurray, will perform at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Marvel Theater.
"An Evening of Gypsy and Jazz," with violinist Kenneth Sarch, will be presented at 8 p.m. Wednesday at King Concert Hall.
Violist Natalie Piskorski and violinist Dimitry Gerikh, both natives of the Ukraine and members of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, will perform at 11 a.m. Thursday at Marvel Theatre.
Double bassist Paul Bresciani of Orchard Park, pianist Steven Thomas, soprano Marilyn Terpening and others will perform with Spanish narrator Jean Haller at 8 p.m. Thursday at King Concert Hall.
The Bach, Beethoven and Brahms orchestras (elementary and high school student groups) will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday at King Concert Hall.
A piano recital featuring works of Mozart, Faure, Brahms and Rachmaninoff will be presented by Willa Bishop and Gilbert Jordan at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Arts Council for Wyoming County, 31 S. Main St., Perry.
The Greater Buffalo Opera Company will host a program of Polish song and dance in authentic costume to celebrate the upcoming production of "Straszny Dwor." There will be a social hour at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by a luncheon at 12:30 p.m., at the Radisson Hotel, 4243 Genesee St.
All Saints Lutheran Churchwill present the Cathedral Brass Quintet at 7 p.m. Sunday The outdoor concert will be held on the lawn of the church, 6065 South Park Ave., Hamburg.
Country legend Willie Nelson will perform with Marty Stuart at 8 p.m. today at Melody Fair Theatre, Wurlitzer Park, North Tonawanda.
National recording artists Live, joined by Luscious Jackson and Fun Lovin' Criminals, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, Route 77, Darien Center.
Alan Jackson, an award-winning country vocalist, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, Route 77, Darien Center.
Engelbert Humperdinck, an award-winning pop vocalist, will perform at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Melody Fair Theatre, Wurlitzer Park, North Tonawanda.
National alternative recording artists Counting Crows will perform with the Wallflowers at 7 p.m. Thursday at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, Route 77, Darien Center.
The Neville Brothers, contemporary rockers from New Orleans, will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Chautauqua Institution Amphitheater, Route 394, Chautauqua. They are replacing UB40.
The Be Bops, with Gary Lewis and the Playboys, will perform at 5 p.m. Thursday as part of Thursdays at the Square in Lafayette Square, Main at Court streets.
Local R & B artists Living Proof with guest Angela Selah will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Tralfamadore Cafe, 100 Theater Place.
The Headstones, dark original recording artists, will perform with punk rockers Rusty at 10 p.m. Friday at the Showplace Theatre, 1063 Grant St.
Bluesmen Ernie Williams and the Wildcats will perform at 10 p.m. Friday at the Lafayette Tap Room, 391 Washington St.
Local artists the Tails plus Baby Hoover will perform at 11 p.m. Friday at Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St.
Paddy Kilrain, a female folk recording artist from Albany, will perform at 11 p.m. Friday at Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk St. Also performing are Tim Baldwin and Friends, Nancy's Candy and Pamela Ryder.
As part of the Waterfront Festival, the Blind Boys of Alabama, featuring Clarence Fountain, will perform with local artists N-Tegrity at 6:30 p.m. today at LaSalle Park.
Wild Strawberries with Red Headed Stepchild will perform at 10 p.m. Saturday at Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St.
The Queen City Jass Society Festival will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday and will continue through Sunday. The festival will be held at the Tralfamadore Cafe, 100 Theater Place.
Ron Hawkins and the Rusty Nails will perform with Cotton Mouth at 11 p.m. Saturday at the Buffalo Nickel Lounge, 454 Pearl St.