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First Posted: 11/14/2014

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE

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

The Time Jumpers, Nov. 22

An Evening with Groucho, Nov. 21

The Time Jumpers with Vince Gill, Nov. 22

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

Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: Cinematic Love Stories, Feb. 14

Diana Krall, March 7

Celtic Woman, March 14

Jerry Seinfeld, Feb. 19

ZZ Top, March 8

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

Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, Plains Twp. (570) 823-9407

Los Lobos, Nov. 22

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

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 Lettermen, May 29

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

40-Story Radio Tower — with Spottiswoode & His Enemies, Nov. 20

Sultans of String Duo, Nov. 22

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

Mentalist and Magician Denny Corby and 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, Nov. 19

Twelve Twenty Four Christmas Concert, Dec. 5-6

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

Craig Thatcher and Friends Rockin’ Christmas, Dec. 13

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

Splintered Sunlight Holiday Party, Dec. 19

Aztec Two-Step Holiday Show, Dec. 20

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

THIS WEEK: Nov. 19 to 25, 2014

Songs and Stories of the Civil War, by historian and musician Bobby Horton, dressed in 19th-century attire and using period instruments. Held in honor of the 150th anniversary of the war at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19. $20; $15 students and seniors. 570-704-7055.

Kid Ink, the Los Angeles hip-hop recording artist. Presented by East Stroudsburg University at the Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20. $25. 570-420-2808.

Spottiswoode & His Enemies, the New York septet performing selections from the band’s latest release, a collection of songs about nature, love, childhood and England. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20. $10. 570-325-0249.

Black Veil Brides, the metalcore Gothic band with openers Falling in Reverse. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21. $25 advance; $29 day of show. 570-420-2808.

University of Scranton String Orchestra, in concert. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Mulberry Street, University of Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21. Free. 570-941-7624.

Northern Tier Symphony, performances of Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. 4; Wagner’s “Rienzi Overture”; Schubert’s Symphony No. 9 in C and more. Conducted by Robert Helmacy with soloist Sara Petokas. Tunkhannock Area Middle School, 135 Tiger Drive. 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21. $10; $5 children. 570-289-1090.

Wilkes University Band Night, a collaborative performance by the Jazz Orchestra, the Civic Band and the Marching Colonels. Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, West South Street at South River Street, Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. Free. 570-408-4779.

Marywood Orchestra Concert, including masterworks by Tchaikovsky and Schubert. Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. Free. 570-348-6211.

The Time Jumpers, the supergroup of veteran Nashville studio musicians along with multi Grammy winner Vince Gill, formed in 1998 when they began jamming at the Station Inn Bluegrass Club. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. $77, $54, $44, $34. 570-826-1100.

Seth Glier, the Massachusetts-based singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Drive. 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. $16 advance; $20 at the door. 570-588-8077.

Los Lobos, the Grammy-winning, Latin-influenced band from East L.A. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. $25. 800-745-3000.

The Sultans of String, the folk/world music group performing Cuban rhythms, gypsy-jazz, Celtic, flamenco and roots music. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. $20. 570-325-0249.

In This Moment, the alt-metal group touring in promotion of its latest album “Black Widow.” Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. 570-420-2808.

Marywood University Campus Choir, in a performance of Anton Bruckner’s Mass in E Minor along with works by Amy Beach. Covenant Presbyterian Church, 550 Madison Ave., Scranton. 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. Free. 570-348-6211.

Arts at First Presbyterian, a concert by musical ensembles including the Adult Choir, Bell Choir, Chapel Choir and Teen Choir with guest soloists soprano Jessica Hitchcock and oboist Tom Heinze. First Presbyterian Church, 300 School St., Clarks Summit. 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. Free but donations accepted. 570-586-6306.

Friends for Christ, the praise band with guest singers. Followed by a dessert hour. Nebo Baptist Church, 75 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. 570-735-3932.

Christmas with the Tufts Beelzebubs, Tufts University’s all-male a cappella group. Lemmond Theater, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. $10. 570-674-6719.

Generations Sing Concert, a multi-generational concert with the Catholic Choral Society, Our Lady of Peace Middle School Choir, Valley View Fifth Grade Chorus, Royal Singers of Holy Redeemer High School and the Baptist Bible College Choir. St. Peter’s Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23. Free but donations welcome. 570-587-2753.

FUTURE

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. Wednesday, 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. Wednesday, 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. Friday, 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. Friday, Nov. 28 and Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, Nov. 29. Free. 570-899-2264.

The Steepwater Band, Chicago-style blues rock. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Nov. 29. $40, $25. 877-682-4791.

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. Sunday, 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. Monday, 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. Monday, Dec. 1. Free. 570-348-6211.

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. Friday, Dec. 5 at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave.; and 7 p.m. Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Friday, Dec. 5. Free. 570-348-6211.

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. Friday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Dec. 6. Free. 570-348-6211.

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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Dec. 6. Free. 570-941-7624.

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. Sunday, Dec. 7. Admission: an unwrapped toy. 570-899-2264.

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. Sunday, Dec. 7. 570-287-2476.

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

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

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. Tuesday, 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. Wednesday, Dec. 10. Free. 570-348-6211.

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. Wednesday, 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. Thursday, 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. Thursday, 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. Friday, Dec. 12. $25. 570-325-0249.

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

The Bach and Handel Chorale, the 31st annual Christmas concert. 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 112 W. Main St., Ringtown; and 7 p.m. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Dec. 13. 570-824-2991.

The 1975, the British indie band. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Dec. 13. $26. 570-325-0249.

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. Sunday, 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. Sunday, 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. Thursday, 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. Friday, Dec. 19 and Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Dec. 20. $25. 570-325-0249.

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. Saturday, 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. Tuesday, Dec. 30; 9 p.m. Wednesday, 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. Wednesday, 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. Wednesday, 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. Saturday, 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. Saturday, Jan. 3. 866-605-7325.

Phil Vassar, the award-winning country-pop performer with special guest Lyndsey Highlander. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Friday, 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. Thursday, 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. Thursday, Jan. 22 with refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and music at 7. $30. 570-270-4444 or nepaphil.org.

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

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

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. Sunday, 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. Friday, Feb. 13 at the Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton; and 8 p.m. Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, Feb. 14. 570-344-1111.

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. Thursday, 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. Saturday, Feb. 21. 866-605-7325.

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. Friday, 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. Saturday, 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. Wednesday 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. Friday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, 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. Friday, March 13. 866-605-7325.

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. Saturday, 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. Thursday, March 19. 570-826-1100.

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. Thursday, 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. Friday, April 10 at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre; and 8 p.m. Saturday, 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. Friday, 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. Saturday, April 25. $47, $37, $27. 570-826-1100.

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. Friday, 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. Sunday, 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. Friday, May 29. 866-605-7325.