FRIDAY, NOV. 7
SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers Bar and Grill, 300 Middle St., Bristol.
‘DER ROSENKAVALIER’ BY STRAUSS. 7:30 p.m. Presented by Connecticut Lyric Opera. Trinity-on-Main Arts Center, New Britain. TheVirtuosi.org
SETH GLIER. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $15, $25. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.
SATURDAY, NOV. 8
CONCERT, IN ORDER TO SURVIVE WITH WILLIAM PARKER. 8 p.m. Double-bassist, multi-instrumentalist, poet, and composer. With his band In Order to Survive. Wadsworth Atheneum, 600 Main St., Hartford. $15, $12 for Real Art Ways, Hartford Jazz Society, and museum members. (860) 838-4100. TheWadsworth.org
ROGER HODGSON. 8 p.m. Former lead singer of Supertramp will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the band’s “Crime of the Century.” Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 E. Ridge St., Ridgefield. $150, $135, and $125. RidgefieldPlayhouse.org
THE WCSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. 8 p.m Veronica Hagman Concert Hall, Western Connecticut State University, 43 Lake Ave., Ext., Danbury. Free. Wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp
MELISSA FERRICK. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $22, $32. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.
SUNDAY, NOV. 9
THE PLAINVILLE WIND ENSEMBLE 10TH ANNUAL VETERANS DAY CONCERT. 2 p.m. Welte Hall, Central Connecticut State University. Free. Family friendly. PlainvilleWindEnsemble.com
WCSU JAZZ COMBOS. 3 p.m. Veronica Hagman Concert Hall, Western Connecticut State University, 43 Lake Ave., Ext., Danbury. Free. Wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp
‘GOD BLESS AMERICA.’ 2 p.m. A USO style show put on by the organizers of the Holiday Showcase of Stars. Memorial Boulevard School Theater, Bristol. $5. Free for veterans.
VETERANS DAY CONCERT. Held by St. Paul’s Church. 4 p.m. Veterans and members of the community invited as veterans saluted through patriotic songs and messages. Reception follows. St. Paul’s Church, 145 Main St., Southington. Prayer shawls will be collected for delivery to veterans who are unable to attend the concert. (860) 628-8486.
MONDAY, NOV. 10
VETERANS DAY CONCERT BY THE SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL SYMPHONIC BAND. 7 p.m. Patriotic songs. Veterans in attendance will be recognized at the end of the evening. Part of a Southington-district wide initiative with local veterans’ organizations. Southington High School auditorium. $5. Proceeds will benefit the creation of a Fisher House residential facility for the families of seriously injured soldiers in Connecticut. Tickets at the door or at the American Legion Post 72, 64 Main St., 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Information, call the SHS Music Department, (860) 628-3229, ext. 250.
TUESDAY, NOV. 11
BRISTOL BRASS AND WIND ENSEMBLE VETERANS DAY CONCERT. 7 p.m. Memorial Boulevard School Theater. Free and open to the public. Free-will offering encouraged.
COMMODORES, THE UNITED STATES NAVY BAND’S JAZZ ENSEMBLE FROM WASHINGTON D.C. 7:30 p.m. Jazz and big band music and contemporary high energy music. Southington High School, Southington. Free. Food donations accepted and will be donated to Bread for Life. (860) 621-3131.
OH HONEY. Toad’s Place, 300 York St., New Haven. ToadsPlace.com
ROBERT GOTTFRIED’S BAND. 7 p.m. With guest violinist Brunilda Myftaraj. Cyber Café, Tunxis Community College, Scott Swamp Road, Farmington. Free. Tunxis.edu
THURSDAY, NOV. 13
RACHAEL YAMAGATA. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com
DAN HICKS AND THE HOT LICKS. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $45, $60. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.
HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday at 3 p.m. Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto. Piano concerto will feature guest artists Martina Filjak. Belding Theater, The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. $35.50 to $67.50. (860) 987-s5900. HartfordSymphony.org
KARAOKE. Every Friday and Saturday night, 9 p.m. to close. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol.
KARAOKE. Thursdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. (18 and up to sing), Fridays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up), Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. (21 and up). All genres of music, full service bar/ restaurant. Karaoke Lounge, 1639 Wolcott Rd., Wolcott. (203) 879-4785.
KARAOKE. 8 to 11 p.m. Music and sound provided by Thunder and Lighting Productions. All ages. Proper ID to buy alcohol. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main St., New Britain. $5. (860) 306-4584.