FRIDAY, MARCH 18
SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers, 300 Middle St., Bristol.
SATURDAY, MARCH 19
THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. A blend of country and country rock from the 1950s and 1960s. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. Snacks and setups available for sale. $12 per person. (860) 585-5411. email@example.com. Reservations suggested.
IRISH MUSIC IN AMERICA WITH THE ATWATER-DONNELLY DUO. 2 p.m. Program of traditional American and Celtic folk songs. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Free. Register. (860) 584-7790. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Bristol Library.
HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTS ‘THE MUSIC OF THE EAGLES.’ 7:30 p.m. Part of the Pops! Series. The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Tickets start at $21. $10 for students with ID. (860) 987-5900, HartfordSymphony.org
ROOSEVELT DIME. 7:30 p.m. Salmon Brook Music Series. South Congregational Church Hall, 242 Salmon Brook Street, Granby. $15. (860) 653-7289.
SUNDAY, MARCH 20
THE FEINBERG BROTHERS. 4 to 7 p.m. The Half Door, 270 Sisson Ave., Hartford. (860) 232-7827. TheHalfDoorHfd.com
THE TEMPTATIONS AND THE FOUR TOPS. 6:30 p.m. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $35 and $85. www.PalaceTheaterCT.org, (203) 346-2000.
THURSDAY, MARCH 24
NEW BRITAIN SYMPHONY. 7 p.m. Featuring Jennifer Berman on flute, Megan Sesma on harp, Patricia Shuman on vocals. Peter F. Chase Auditorium, Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1446. PlainvillePublicLibrary@gmail.com
PIERCE CAMPBELL. 2 p.m. Traditional Irish music. Barney Library, 71 Main St., Farmington. Free. Register. (860) 673-6791. FarmingtonLibraries.org
SUNDAY, APRIL 3
TOM CHAPIN. With special guest Eva. Benefit in honor of Mark Corcoran benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter. 3 p.m. First Congregational Church, 37 Main St., in the meeting house, Southington. $20 for advance tickets. Reserved sitting, $50. FCCSouthington.org, (860) 628-6958.
SUNDAY, MAY 15
PLAINVILLE WIND ENSEMBLE. “Comics… Movies… Video Games… ALIVE!” 2 p.m. Concert of music based on popular graphic novels such as “Dr. Who,” “Superman,” movies like “Star Wars” and “Star Trek.” There will be the illustrator of the series for “Dr. Who” and a local Ghost Busters chapter will have a host of characters. Plainville High School, Robert Holcomb Way, Plainville. Free. Donations will benefit the Connecticut Literacy Volunteer Group in New Britain.
JAM FRANCAIS-FRENCH FOLK MUSIC JAM. 7 to 9:30 p.m. First and third Wednesdays. All acoustic instruments and all skill levels welcome. Musicians and nonmusicians are welcome to be part of the soiree. City Sports Bar and Grille, 177 Farmington Ave., Bristol.