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THIS WEEK: JAN. 4 to 10, 2013


New Visions Punk Concert, with bands Feds, Halfling, Bad Answers and Mundo. New Visions Studio & Gallery, 201 Vine St., Scranton. 7 p.m. Saturday. $7. 878-3970.



Philharmonic Chamber Music Series, with Baroque Music by the Poulenc Trio. Shopland Hall, Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 6:30 p.m. Thursday. $29. 270-4444.


FUTURE CONCERTS


Dickey Betts, the influential guitarist from the Allman Brothers Band with openers the blues-infused Scott Weis Band. Penn's Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12. 866-605-7325.



New Visions Concert, with local bands the Atomiqs, Days in Transit, Trust Us We're Doctors and Atlas Arrows. New Visions Studio & Gallery, 201 Vine St., Scranton. 8 p.m. Jan. 12. $7. 878-3970.



The Grass Roots, the chart toppers of the 1960s-70s (Midnight Confession). Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. Jan. 12. $25, $20. 877-682-4791.



Dancin' Machine, a tribute group performing disco hits from the 1970s. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 12. $20. 325-0249.



Scranton Brass Orchestra. Houlihan-McLean Center, Mulberry Street and Jefferson Avenue, University of Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13. Free. 941-7624.



Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band, the annual Winter Concert by the Wyoming Seminary musicians. Buckingham Performing Arts Center, 201 N. Sprague Ave., Kingston. 7 p.m. Jan. 15. Free. 270-2192.



Midtown Men, a concert of 1960s music by the quartet of singers/actors from the Broadway musical Jersey Boys. Presented by the Broadway Theatre League at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 8 p.m. Jan. 18; 2 and 8 p.m. Jan. 19; 1 and 6 p.m. Jan. 20. 342-7784.



Billy Cobham and the Spectrum 40 Band, a 40th-anniversary celebration of the jazz drummer's seminal album Spectrum with violinist Jerry Goodman, guitarist Dean Brown. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8:30 p.m. Jan. 18. $40. 325-0249.



An Evening with Savoy Brown, the British blues-rock band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 19. $27. 325-0249.



Melissa Gorga, the star of Bravo-TV's hit show The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 10 p.m. Jan. 19. $15. 877-682-4791.



Winter Instrumental Concert, with the Wyoming Seminary Orchestra, String Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble and Handbell Choir. Great Hall, 228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. 2 p.m. Jan. 20. Free. 270-2192.



Open Mic, open to musicians, poets, storytellers, comedians and other performers. Followed by poetry readings by the Breaking Ground Poets. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Jan. 25 with sign-ups at 6:30 p.m., open mic at 7:15 p.m. and poetry at 8:15 p.m. Free. 996-1500.



Eilen Jewell Band, the country-and-blues-infused singer-songwriter. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25. $22. 325-0249.



Fred Eaglesmith's Traveling Steam Show, the prolific singer-songwriter and his band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Jan. 26. $24. 325-0249.



Ragtime: From Barrelhouse to Broadway, a Simply Grand Concert with pianist Gary Boerckel and soprano Bernadette Boerckel performing rags from the 1890s to the 1990s including excerpts from the musical Ragtime. Sordoni High-Definition Theater, WVIA Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. 3 p.m. Jan. 27. Free but reservations required. 655-2808.



Wyoming Seminary Civic Orchestra, works by Elgar, Mendelssohn, Sibelius and Dvorak. Great Hall, 228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. 8 p.m. Jan. 29. Free. 270-2192.

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