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First Posted: 11/21/2014

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Sound of Christmas, Dec. 6

Craig Thatcher in Badge: An Eric Clapton Retrospective, Jan. 31

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: Cinematic Love Stories, Feb. 14

Tedeschi Trucks Band, Feb. 15

Jerry Seinfeld, Feb. 19

Diana Krall, March 7

ZZ Top, March 8

Celtic Woman, March 14

George Thorogood & the Destroyers, March. 19

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Texas Tenors, April 10

The Hit Men, April 25

Doo Wop Spectacular, May 2

Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000

Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The Christmas Attic, Nov. 28

James Taylor and His All-Star Band, Dec. 1

Jingle Bells 2014 with Fabolous, Dec. 20

Florida George Line, May 3. SOLD OUT.

Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371

Dark Star Orchestra, Nov. 26

Rockin’ the Holidays with Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals, Dec. 14

Kenny Rogers, Dec. 20

Get the Led Out, Dec. 30, 31

Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot, Jan. 3

Phil Vassar, Jan. 9

Extreme, Jan. 22

Satisfaction: A Rolling Stones Tribute, Jan. 24

Voyage: A Musical Tribute to Journey, Jan. 31

An Evening with Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx, Feb. 13

Bruce in the USA, Feb. 21

Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Feb. 27

The Pink Floyd Experience, Feb. 28

Jimmie Vaughan and the Tilt-A-Whirl Band, March 6

Melvin Seals & JGB, March 13

The Outlaws, March 28

The Lettermen, May 29

Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249

Harvest Jam III with Free Range Folk & Friends, Nov. 26

Mentalist Denny Corby with Illusionist David Garrity, Nov. 28

The Steepwater Band, Nov. 29

Twelve Twenty Four TSO Christmas Concert, Dec. 5, 6

Peek-A-Boo Revue Holiday Extravaganza, Dec. 12

Craig Thatcher and Friends Rockin’ Christmas, Dec. 13

Splintered Sunlight Holiday Party, Dec. 19

40-Story Radio Tower with The Grand Slambovians, Dec. 18

Splintered Sunlight Holiday Show, Dec. 19

Aztec Two-Step Holiday Show, Dec. 20

B-Street Band, Dec. 27

New Year’s Eve Party featuring 70’s Flashback, Dec. 31

The McCartney Years, Jan. 3

The Infamous Stringdusters, Jan. 15

Albert Cummings Band, Feb. 21

Serafin String Quartet, March 22

THIS WEEK: Nov. 26 to Dec. 2, 2014

Thanksgiving Eve Harvest Jam, the third annual event with music by Free Range Folk and local organic food by 14-Acre Farm. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 7 p.m. Nov. 26. $25, $7 children. 570-325-0249.

Dark Star Orchestra, the veteran Grateful Dead tribute band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Nov. 26. $24 advance; $29 day of show. 866-605-7325.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the symphonic-rock band performing their 1998 rock opera “The Christmas Attic,” including the popular song “Christmas Canon.” Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 3 and 8 p.m. Nov. 28. 800-745-3000.

Railroad Earth, the six-member rock band headlining the two-day Horn-O-Plenty celebration. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Nov. 28 and Nov. 29. $30; $50 for both shows. 570-420-2808.

Nat Osborn Band, the genre-mixing group blending funk, reggae, big band and more. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Drive. 8 p.m. Nov. 28. $16 advance; $20 at the door. 570-588-8077.

Soul Shine & Friends Branching Out, the local duo in a Christian coffeehouse concert. The Main Bean Cafe, 161 Main St., Luzerne. 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 29. Free. 570-899-2264.

The Steepwater Band, the Chicago blues-rock band incorporating psychedelia, Americana, Jazz and fifties rock. With Lehigh Valley rockers The Glue Factory. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Nov. 29. $18. 570-325-0249.

Ed Kowalczyk, the founding member and former lead singer of Live. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. Nov. 29. $40, $25. 877-682-4791.

Thanksgiving Comedy Night, with headlining comedians Brett Druck and Zach McGovern. Cocoon Coffee House, 1 Silk Mill Drive, Hawley. 8:30 p.m. Nov. 29. $20, $14. 570-588-8077 or harmonypresents.com.

The Jazz Nutcracker Suite, Tchaikovsky’s music arranged for a jazz/big band performance and presented by the Pennsylvania Jazz Alliance. Theatre in Brooks, Keystone College, La Plume. 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30. Free but reservations required. Bring a new, unwrapped toy for the Toy Drive to benefit the Catherine McCauley Center. 570-945-8161.

James Taylor and His All-Star Band, the multi-platinum-selling singer-songwriter brings his warm baritone and distinctive style of guitar playing to the Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 8 p.m. Dec. 1. 800-745-3000.

Marywood Jazz Ensemble Winter Concert. Setta LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 8 p.m. Dec. 1. Free. 570-348-6211.

The Mohegan Sun Holiday Choir will bring some holiday cheer to Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 421 Arena Hub Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Township. 6 p.m. Dec. 2. 570-829-4210.

FUTURE

The Sound of Christmas, a holiday concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic with guest soloist Elizabeth von Trapp and the brass group Carillon along with the Ballet Theater of Scranton and a surprise guest (in red!). 7 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave.; and 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $37.60 to $63. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Chamber Singers Christmas Concert. Marian Chapel, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5. Free. 570-348-6211.

Christmas Concert, by the Marywood University Chamber Singers. Marian Chapel, Swartz Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5. Free. 570-348-6211.

Christmas Concert, by Cantores Christi Regis, the student-comprised choral group. J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, North Franklin and West Jackson streets, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5 and 6. Free. 570-208-5900.

Twelve Twenty Four Christmas Concert, the high-energy, full-scale holiday rock orchestra paying tribute to the music of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 5 and Dec. 6. $25. 570-325-0249.

Days of the New, the Indiana rock band (“Touch, Peel and Stand”). Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Dec. 5. $20 advance; $22 day of show. 570-420-2808.

The Bach and Handel Chorale, the 31st annual Christmas concert. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 Race St., Jim Thorpe. Dec. 6 with performances at noon and 3 p.m. 570-325-4794.

Junior Wind Band Celebration Concert, with nationally recognized conductors leading the region’s finest band students in grades 7 to 9. Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Dec. 6. Free. 570-348-6211.

Christmas Oratorio, parts one through three of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Christmas masterpiece, performed by the Arcadia Chorale joined by the Wilkes University Chamber Singers and the Arcadia Festival Orchestra. 8 p.m. Dec. 6 at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 550 Madison Ave., Scranton; and 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. $15, $12 seniors, $7 students. 570-871-0350.

Ralphie May, the wide-girthed comedian performing excerpts from his Comedy Central specials including “Girth of a Nation,” “Prime Cut” and “Too Big to Ignore.” Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. Dec. 6. $55, $35. 877-682-4791.

Forte, the trio of singers from “America’s Got Talent” Josh Page, Fernando Varela and Bloomsburg native Sean Panikkar. Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University. 8 p.m. Dec. 6. $35, $17 children. 570-389-4409.

Noel Night, the 47th annual holiday concert by the University of Scranton Singers, Chamber Choir and String Ensemble. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Mulberry Street, University of Scranton. 8 p.m. Dec. 6. Free. 570-941-7624.

Feast of St. Nicholas Hymn Sing and Social, with Slovak caroling. Sponsored by the Slovak Heritage Society at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 663 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Dec. 7. 570-287-2476.

Harmony at Christmas Time, holiday concerts by the Wyoming Valley Barbershop Harmony Chorus. 2 p.m. Dec. 7 at St. Maria Goretti Church, 42 Redwood Drive, Laflin; and 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Shavertown United Methodist Church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave. $5. 570-285-4810.

Christmas with a Twist, a benefit for Toys for Tots with music by Stephen L. Perillo and the Broken Road Duo. Knights of Columbus, 57 Parry St., Luzerne. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 7. Admission: an unwrapped toy. 570-899-2264.

Advent Concert, sacred Advent and Christmas music by the Catholic Choral Society and the Youth Choir. Nativity of Our Lord Parish, 127 Stephenson St., Duryea. 7 p.m. Dec. 7 (snow date Dec. 9). Free. 570-954-1242.

Marywood Guitar Ensemble, a holiday concert. Fire Place Lounge, Nazareth Hall Student Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Dec. 7. Free. 570-348-6211.

Flute Ensemble Concert, including the traditional “Carol of the Bells,” Camille Saint-Saens’ “Danse Macabre,” J.S. Bach’s “Brandenburg Concerto No. 4” and other pieces. Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, 100 W. South St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7. Free. 570-408-4779.

TRI-FI, the modern and traditional jazz trio in a Homegrown Music Concert, broadcast live on WVIA-FM. Sordoni High-Definition Theater, WVIA Studios, 1 WVIA Way, Pittston. 8 p.m. Dec. 8. Free but reservations required. 570-655-2808.

Student Recital, with individual Upper School student vocalists and instrumentalists performing classical works. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 Sprague Ave., Wyoming Seminary, Kingston. 7 p.m. Dec. 9. Free. 570-270-2192.

Opera Workshop Performance, with 20 students of the Department of Music, Theatre and Dance presenting excerpts from Mozart’s “The Magic Flute,” Handel’s “Orlando,” Jake Heggie’s “Dead Man Walking” and Jonathan Dove’s “Flight.” Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 8 p.m. Dec. 9. Free. 570-348-6211.

Marywood University Wind Ensemble, a program of seasonal favorites. Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Ave., Scranton. 6 p.m. Dec. 10. Free. 570-348-6211.

Festival Service of Lessons and Carols for Advent, the annual event with the St. Stephen’s Choir. Bring a non-perishable food donation. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 6 p.m. Dec. 10. 570-704-7055.

An Evening of Strings Concert, with performances by students from the Department of Music, Theatre and Dance. Marian Chapel, Swartz Center, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Dec. 10. Free. 570-348-6211.

String Project Concert, a holiday performance by ensembles, chamber groups and student soloists from the afterschool precollegiate program for students, ages 5 to 18. Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 6:30 p.m. Dec. 11. Free. 570-348-6211.

Rusted Root, the roots and world-music sextet with guests the Quimby Mountain Band and High Strung. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11. $22 advance, $24 day of show. 570-420-2808.

Peek-A-Boo Revue Holiday Extravaganza, Philadelphia’s Neo-Burlesque Troupe in a seasonal celebration. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 12. $25. 570-325-0249.

French Montana, the Bronx rapper with opener Rowdy Rebel. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Dec. 12. $25 advance; $28 day of show. 570-420-2808.

The Bach and Handel Chorale, the 31st annual Christmas concert. 3 p.m. Dec. 13 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 112 W. Main St., Ringtown; and 7 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Tamaqua Area Community Arts Center, 125 Pine St. 570-325-4794.

Messengers, the contemporary Christian band from Factoryville. My Cup Runneth Over Christian Coffee House, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 190 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 13. 570-824-2991.

A Ceremony of Carols, a performance of Benjamin Britten’s work along with music for the traditional English Service of Lessons and Carols performed by the Choral Artists of Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Cantare Treble Choir. Followed by a wassail reception. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Dec. 13. $15. 570-704-7055.

The 1975, the British indie band. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Dec. 13. $30. 570-420-2808.

Craig Thatcher Band’s Rockin’ Christmas, rock versions of traditional Christmas songs with the Lehigh Valley band and special guests. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 13. $26. 570-325-0249.

Christmas Concert, with the Wyoming Seminary Chorale, Madrigal Singers, orchestra, string ensemble and handbells performing seasonal and orchestra music along with a new composition by alumnus Dan Levin. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 Sprague Ave., Kingston. 2 p.m. Dec. 14. Free. 570-270-2192.

Empty Stocking Fund Benefit Concert, with the Scranton Brass Orchestra. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Mulberry Street, University of Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14. Admission is one new child’s toy, clothing or a cash donation. 570-941-7624.

Rockin’ the Holidays with Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals, who perform holiday tunes along with Young Rascals’ hits. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 14. 866-605-7325.

The Grand Slambovians, the quirky quartet from Sleepy Hollow, New York, billed as “the hillbilly Pink Floyd.” Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 18. $15. 570-325-0249.

Cabinet, the northeastern Pennsylvania roots, folk and bluegrass band in a holiday performance “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” of the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Dec. 19 and Dec. 20. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.

Splintered Sunlight Holiday Party, a Grateful Dead tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 19. $15. 570-325-0249.

Jingle Bells 2014, an evening of hip hop and rap with Fabolous, Fat Joe, Lil’ Durk, Bobby Shmurda, Audrey Rose and DJ Suss One. Hosted by Alex Estevez of VH1’s Black Ink Crew. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7 p.m. Dec. 20. $85, $65, $45, $25. Benefits in part Toys for Tots. 800-745-3000.

Kenny Rogers, the multiple Grammy Award-winning country-pop singer performing holiday and hit favorites with special guest Linda Davis. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 20. $65, $55. 866-605-7325.

Aztec Two-Step Holiday Show, the award-winning folk-rock band formed by Rex Fowler and Neal Shulman. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 20. $25. 570-325-0249.

Messiah Sing-Along, the 31st annual regional holiday tradition with audience members joining the Arcadia Chorale in Handel’s oratorio. Bring your own score or purchase one at the door. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 3 p.m. Dec. 21. $15, $12 seniors, $7 students. Listeners welcome. 570-871-0350.

The B-Street Band, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 27. $18. 570-325-0249.

Get the Led Out, the Philadelphia-based Led Zeppelin tribute band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Dec. 30; 9 p.m. Dec. 31. 866-605-7325.

70’s Flashback, a New Year’s Eve party with the eight-piece show band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 9:30 p.m. Dec. 31. $28. 570-325-0249.

Gilbert Gottfried. Ring in the New Year with the stand-up comic and actor. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 11 p.m. Dec. 31. $39.99. 877-682-4791.

A Salute to Vienna, a New Year’s Concert by the Philly Pops. Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 3. $100 (premium), $66.50, $34.50. 570-344-1111.

Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot, the “ultimate Billy Joel experience” by the tribute artist who performed in the Broadway musical “Movin’ Out.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 3. 866-605-7325.

The McCartney Years, a tribute band performing a note-for-note re-creation of a mid-1970s McCartney concert. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 3. $30. 570-325-0249.

Phil Vassar, the award-winning country-pop performer with special guest Lyndsey Highlander. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 9. 866-605-7325.

The Infamous Stringdusters, the acoustic bluegrass recording artists. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 15. $23. 570-325-0249.

Woodwind Delight, a chamber concert with wind and brass musicians from the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic. Sordoni Theater, WVIA Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. Jan. 22 with refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and music at 7. $30. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Extreme, the Boston rock band celebrating the 25th anniversary of its multi-platinum 1990 album “Pornograffitti.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 9 p.m. Jan. 22. 866-605-7325.

Satisfaction, an internationally touring Rolling Stones tribute show. Penn’s Peak, 326 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 24. 866-605-7325.

Badge: An Eric Clapton Retrospective, a “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert by Craig Thatcher and his six-piece blues ensemble. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Jan. 31. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.

Voyage, a musical tribute to the arena-rock band Journey. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 31. 866-605-7325.

Destination Blues, the second annual three-day Bluesfest. Begins Feb. 6 with 16 brew pubs in Danville, Bloomsburg and Berwick presenting blues bands. Continues Feb. 7 in Bloomsburg with a free Blues Breakfast at the Fog & Flame, 34 E. Main St., followed by a Blues Brunch and Lunch at the Capitol Restaurant, 45 E. Main St. Music continues through the afternoon and evening at the Caldwell Consistory, 150 Market St. with acts including Clarence Spady, Teeny Tucker, the Slam Allen Band, Sweeney Blues Revue and many more. The event wraps up Feb. 8 with a gospel blues concert by Alexis P. Suter and the Ministers of Sound backed by a choir of local residents at Wesley United Methodist Church, 130 W. Third St. Details at 570-317-2596 or destinationblues.org.

Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico, the state orchestra of Mexico performing native music and traditional classical pieces. Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University. 8 p.m. Feb. 8. $30, $15 children. 570-389-4409.

Cinematic Love Stories, a Pops Concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic with pieces from the silver screen including “Gone with the Wind,” “Titanic” and “Doctor Zhivago.” 8 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton; and 8 p.m. Feb. 14 at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. $37.60 to $63. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Dennis DeYoung, the former lead singer of rock group Styx. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 13. 866-605-7325.

A Night in Old New Orleans, sounds of the Big Easy by a group of New Orleans musicians. Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 8 p.m. Feb. 14. 570-344-1111.

Tedeschi Trucks Band, the 11-member collective formed by Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks performing a roots-rich mix of blues, soul, jazz and rock. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15. 570-826-1100.

Jerry Seinfeld, America’s premier comedian in his signature standup routine about “the little things in life.” F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Feb. 19. 570-826-1100.

Bruce in the USA, a high-energy band paying tribute to Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band. Penn’s Peak, 326 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 21. 866-605-7325.

Albert Cummings Band, the Massachusetts blues guitarist and his group. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 21. $23. 570-325-0249.

Creedence Clearwater Revisited, the spinoff group of Creedence Clearwater Revival with original members Stu Cook and Doug “Cosmo” Clifford. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 27. 866-605-7325.

The Pink Floyd Experience, a tribute to the influential psychedelic rock band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 28. 866-605-7325.

String Trio, a chamber concert with musicians from the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic including cellist Jeremy Lamb. Selections include Bach’s “Goldberg Variations.” Sordoni Theater, WVIA Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. March 4 with refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and music at 7. $30. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Bach, Mozart and Barber, a Masterworks concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic including Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Vaughan Williams’ “Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis,” Barber’s Adagio for Strings and Mozart’s Symphony No. 29. Wyoming Seminary Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 Sprague Ave., Kingston. 8 p.m. March 6. $37.60 to $63. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Jimmie Vaughan and the Tilt-A-Whirl Band, the guitar-slinging Texas blues rocker and his group. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. March 6. 866-605-7325.

Diana Krall, the multi Grammy and Juno award-winning jazz pianist and singer. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. March 7. 570-826-1100.

ZZ Top, the Texas dirty blues and hard rock band performing hits from its 44-year career. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. March 8. $125, $99, $79. 570-826-1100.

Melvin Seals & JGB, the Hammond B-3 organist and keyboard player formerly in the Jerry Garcia Band performing a mix of blues, rock, funk and jazz. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. March 13. 866-605-7325.

Northeastern Pennsylvania Bach Festival, with three concerts over two days. Begins with organ works by Mark Laubach 4 p.m. March 14 at Elm Park United Methodist Church, 712 Linden St., Scranton. Continues with a Chamber Music Concert 8 p.m. March 14 with members of the Arcadia Festival Orchestra at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 550 Madison St., Scranton. Culminates with a performance of Mozart’s “Vesperae Solennes de Confessore” and Haydn’s “Heilgmesse,” performed by the Arcadia Chorale and Orchestra 3 p.m. March 15 at Covenant Presbyterian Church. $15, $12 seniors, $7 students. 570-871-0350.

Celtic Woman, traditional Irish anthems, pop standards and original music by the all-female ensemble. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. March 14. $81, $61. 570-826-1100.

George Thorogood & the Destroyers, the legendary rockers on their “40 Years Strong” tour performing their iconic hits including “Bad to the Bone” and “Who Do You Love.” F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. March 19. 570-826-1100.

Serafin String Quartet. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 3 p.m. March 22. $20. 570-325-0249.

The Outlaws, the southern rockers performing tunes from their new album “It’s About Pride.” With multi-platinum country group Blackhawk. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. March 28. 866-605-7325.

Take 6, the 25th anniversary of the six-member ensemble performing gospel, jazz, R&B and pop. Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University. 8 p.m. April 2. $30, $15 children. 570-389-4409.

The Texas Tenors, a Pops Concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic with the singing group from “America’s Got Talent.” 8 p.m. April 10 at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre; and 8 p.m. April 11 at the Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. $37.60 to $63. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

American Spiritual, “an agnostic gospel revival” with singer-fiddler Rani Arbo and her band Daisy Mayhem. Kenneth S. Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall, Bloomsburg University. 7:30 p.m. April 17. 570-389-4409.

The Hit Men, a quintet of singer-songwriters performing hits from the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. April 25. $47, $37, $27. 570-826-1100.

Destinations, a cabaret-style pops concert by the Arcadia Chorale and the Doug Smith Jazz Trio. Century Club, 612 Jefferson Ave., Scranton. 8 p.m. May 1. $15, $12 seniors, $7 students. 570-871-0350.

Florida Georgia Line, the reigning Country Music Association Vocal Duo of the Year on their “Anything Goes Tour.” Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7:30 p.m. May 3. SOLD OUT. 800-745-3000.

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, a Masterworks concert including Beethoven’s “Coriolan Overture” and Symphony No. 7 with guest violinist Anne Akiko Meyers. The Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. 8 p.m. May 8. $37.60 to $63. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

Sunday Music Series, with saxophonist Neil Wetzel performing jazz, polkas, hymns and more. Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 3 p.m. May 10. $25. 570-344-1111.

The Lettermen, the 50-year veteran harmony quartet. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. May 29. 866-605-7325.

Carrie Underwood, the six-time Grammy Award-winning country music singer. Great Allentown Fair, 1850 Liberty St. 7 p.m. Sept. 3. 610-433-7541 or ticketmaster.com.