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Music: Utah Symphony, piano concerts and USO-style big band event

Published August 29, 2012 3:31 pm

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Two Weeks Notice

Two Weeks Notice, a classic rock band, will perform at Earl's Patio in Huntsville. Bring your blankets, chairs and sunshades to enjoy the music.

When • Sunday, Sept. 2, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Where • Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville

Tickets • Free

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue stirs together old-school New Orleans jazz, funk, and soul, laced with hard-rock power chords and hip-hop beats.

When • Sunday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m.

Where • Red Butte Garden and Arboretum, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $35; Members $30; bit.ly/KcRQPy

Hank3

Hank Williams 3 is on the third leg of his tour supporting his latest releases: "Ghost to a Ghost/Guttertown," "Attention Deficit Domination" and "3 Bar Ranch Cattle Callin."

When • Monday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m.

Where • In The Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $16.50; http://www.inthevenueslc.com

Air Supply

The hit-making duo of Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock celebrate 37 years of performing together in this special concert.

When • Monday, Sept. 3, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Ed Kenley Centennial Amphitheater, 405 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton

Tickets • $29; http://tickets.davisarts.org/

Starship

Starship, a classic rock band, plays music from the rock royalty of the 1970s and the sing-ability of its iconic hits from the 1980s.

When • Monday, Sept. 3, at 8 p.m.

Where • SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre, 699 S. State St., Orem

Tickets • $12-$20; 801-225-ARTS or http://www.scera.org

In the Miller Mood —USO Style

Celebrate America Show presents "In the Miller Mood." The evening of big band entertainment that includes a Broadway-USO style show and grand buffet dinner. The Larry Smith Orchestra, Stardust Singers and Stardust Dancers perform.

When • Thursday, Sept. 6 through Saturday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m.

Where • Utah State University, Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom, 198 Old Main Hill, Logan

Tickets • $27-$60; centerforthearts.us/event_celebrateamerica_dinnershow2012.html

Kyle Turley benefit concert

Kyle Turley, a native of Provo, will host a benefit concert on with all proceeds benefiting the South Salt Lake Police Athletics/Activities League.

When • Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 7:30 p.m.

Where • The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $25; $30 at the door, must be 21; bit.ly/OjqNSV

The Wailers

The reggae band will perform this stop on its Revolution Tour with special guests Natural Roots and DJ Roots Rawka.

When • Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 8 p.m.

Where • Park City Live, 427 Main St., Park City

Tickets • $20; must be 21; http://www.smithstix.com

African Children's Choir

The African Children's Choir will make its first appearance in Utah at the Davis County Gala, which raises money for local charities.

When • Thursday, Sept. 6, from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Where • Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 West, Layton

Tickets • Tables begin at $1,500; contact Annette at 801-451-3278 or ahanson@daviscountyutah.gov

Faina Lushtak

Pianist and composer Faina Lushtak has performed in some of the world's most prestigious venues and been a judge for international piano festivals.

When • Thursday, Sept. 6, at 7:30 p.m.

Where • University of Utah, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

David and Debra Neff

This concert ten musicians from the family of David and Debra Neff, playing piano, cello, violin, harp, and singing, along with Susan Duehlmeier, University of Utah piano instructor.

When • Friday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m.

Where • LDS Assembly Hall , 50 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free; must be at least 8 years old

Olivia Newton-John

The Grammy-Award winning singer will sing hits spanning 40 years.

When • Friday, Sept. 7, at 8 p.m.

Where • Sandy Amphitheater, 9400 S. 1300 East, Sandy

Tickets • $30-$49; http://bit.ly/IA5zyX

When • Sunday, Sept. 9, from 7:30 to 9 p.m.

Where • Ed Kenley Centennial Amphitheater, 405 N. Wasatch Drive, Layton

Tickets • $41; general admission, reserved seating, and orchestra seating available; http://www.davisarts.org

Centennial Celebration of Woody Guthrie

Country Joe McDonald will perform a tribute to Woodie Guthrie, considered the voice of the American worker.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 8 p.m.

Where • Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City

Tickets • $18-$35 advance, $20-$40 at the door; 435-649-9371 or http://www.ParkCityShows.com

Javier Clavere

Javier Clavere, a concert pianist from Argentina, will present a program that includes Variations in A Major, "Souvenir de Paganini" by Chopin; Valses Poeticos by Granados; Grandes Études de Panganini and Mephisto Waltz No. 1 by Liszt.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m.

Where • LDS Assembly Hall , 50 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free; must at least 8 years old

Jars of Clay

This Utah State Fair concert will feature the Christian band Jars of Clay, whose music features spiritual themes with rock energy.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 p.m.

Where • Utah State Fairpark, 155 N. 1000 West , Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free with $10 gate admission; seating ticket required; http://www.utahstatefair.com/concerts

SummerArts Concerto Winners

The winners of the 2012 SummerArts Piano Competition will perform in a concert conducted by Michael Huff and accompanied by the SummerArts Symphony Orchestra. The young pianists, from elementary to college-age, will perform works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and Schumann.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 p.m.

Where • University of Utah, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $10; free for U. students

Decades: A Rock & Roll Journey

This band's stage show highlights the history of rock and pop mucis.

When • Saturday, Sept. 8, at 8 p.m.

Where • Sandy Amphitheater, 9400 S. 1300 East, Sandy

Tickets • $10; http://www.smithstix.com

FolkFest

St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church hosts its annual FolkFest with free entertainment, adult and kids games, a beer garden and food. Sept. 8 • car show; concert with Irish rock band Swagger; Sept. 9 • Scottish Highland Games from noon-4 p.m.;

When • Friday, Sept. 7, from 5 to 10:15 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 9, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where • St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 7405 S. Redwood Road, West Jordan

Tickets • Free

Sundays at 7

University of Utah School of Music faculty recital series will feature Pamela Jones, harpsichord; Cheryl Hart, soprano; Lisa Chaufty, recorder; Frances Bach, viola da gamba; and Emily Nelson, soprano. With an eclectic mix, the program will include everything from Bach and Handel to Billy Joel's the "Lady Gaga Fugue" and the debut of a new work by faculty composer Miquel Chuaqui.

When • Sunday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m.

Where • Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free