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Live Rogue Valley music performances: Dec. 13-19

Friday, Dec. 13

Jim Malachi: Guitarist and singer-songwriter Jim Malachi will perform a mix of folk-rock, pop, country and more at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Ashland Wine Cellar, 36 Lithia Way, Ashland. See ashlandwinecellar.com or call 541-488-2111.

Dennis Konecny: Singer and guitarist Dennis Konecny will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Trium Wines, 203 E. Main Street, Talent. See triumwines.com or call 541-625-9100.

Perry Road: Guitarist Erica Flynn, bassist Mike Plane and drummer Randy Schoenauer will play rock and country at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Shine Swing Trio: The jazz trio will perform classic swing at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Studio Roxander’s ‘The Nutcracker’: David and Elyse Roxander’s full-length production is performed at the Crater Performing Arts Center in Central Point, from Dec. 13-22. Saturday matinees include the Kingdom of the Sweets, a meet-and-greet where attendees can get autographs and take photos with their favorite characters. For details, see studioroxander.com or call 541-773-7272.

John Nilsen: Oregon pianist, guitarist and recording artist John Nilsen will perform a solo piano holiday concert, featuring holiday classics, boogie-woogie and jazz, along with some of his originals at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is $10 at door. Call 541-776-2315.

The Siskiyou Singers: The choir, directed by Mark Reppert, will perform its 2019 holiday concert, “Ceremony of Carols,” Friday through Sunday, Dec. 13-15, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 Mountain Ave., at Southern Oregon University, Ashland. Showtimes are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday, and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Harpist Ellen Lindquist will perform along with the choir. Featured songs include the sacred “Hodie Christus Natus Est” by Palestrina and “Angelus ad Virginem,” a 13th-century carol. Musicologist Ed Wight will present a free pre-concert lecture one hour before each concert. Tickets are $20, $5 for students and Oregon Trail Card holders, and can be purchased at Music Coop or Paddington Station in Ashland and Grocery Outlet in Medford. See siskiyousingers.org.

Nativity Drive-Thru: Life Path Church of the Nazarene, 1481 S. Columbus Ave. in Medford, will present a drive-thru Nativity from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14, and a special performance at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. The performance is “an imaginary journey back in time where we hear the eyewitness account of two individuals who were present at that first Christmas 2,000 years ago.” Hot cocoa and cookies provided.

Saturday, Dec. 14

John Nilsen: Oregon pianist, guitarist and recording artist John Nilsen will perform a solo piano holiday concert, featuring holiday classics, boogie-woogie and jazz, along with some of his originals at noon Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Gold Hill United Methodist Church, 416 Fourth St., Gold Hill. Admission is a suggested donation of $10 at door. Call 541-855-7224.

David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and guitarist David Cahalan will perform at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.

Teen Musical Theater of Oregon — ‘Frozen, Jr.’: TMTO will present “Frozen Jr.” this holiday season, a show based on the Disney movie and 2018 Broadway musical. Shows are at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 14-15; and at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20; and at 1 and 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. For tickets and information, see craterian.org or call the Craterian Box Office at 541-779-3000.

Zak Knutson: Zac Knutson of the country band Fogline will perform original country rock and folk music at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Stone River Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-864-9234.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic soul music at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

Sage Leaf: Guitarist and vocalist Sage Leaf will perform a mix of blues, jazz and reggae at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Ashland Wine Cellar, 36 Lithia Way, Ashland. See ashlandwinecellar.com or call 541-488-2111.

Pacifica: Vocalist Alissa Weaver, guitarist and vocalist Jack Fischer and drummer Michael Whipple will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Southern Oregon Concert Band: The community band, conducted by Marianne Robison and Chris Pearson, will be joined by handbell musicians The Rogue Ringers to present “Christmas Memories,” a program of favorite Christmas songs and hymns, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, in the Stedman Auditorium at Central Medford High School, 815 S. Oakdale Ave. The program features “Ding Dong Merrily on High,” “Do You Hear What I Hear,” “White Christmas and Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24,”as performed by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and arranged for band by Bob Phillips and George Megaw. Also included are Leroy Anderson’s “Christmas Festival” and “Sleigh Ride,” Holst’s “Christmas Day — Fantasy on Old Carols” and more. The Ashland Brass Quintet will play a pre-concert recital in the lobby of Stedman Auditorium beginning at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Email at socbprez@jeffnet.org or call 541-324-0404.

Band du Pays Swing: The band — singer Kacie Bowers, sax and clarinet player Stephen Gagné, percussionist Jenny Gray, guitarist Tony Brussat and upright bassist Merrill Smith — will perform a mix of swing music for dancing from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Evergreen Ballroom’s Jacob Jagger will offer 30-minute swing dance lessons at 7 p.m. Admission is $10. Call 541-535-7957 for reservations.

Tana’s Holiday Spectacular: Joe Dunbar Designs will present a burlesque variety show at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland. The variety show will feature performers from Las Vegas, San Diego and Portland, as well as local performers. Tana the Tattooed lady of Las Vegas will emcee and give a performance. Admission is $30, $50 for table seating. Tickets are available at the door or online at liveatthearmory.com. VIP tickets are available and doors open at 7 p.m. Call 541-488-7001.

Nativity Drive-Thru: Life Path Church of the Nazarene, 1481 S. Columbus Ave. in Medford, will present a drive-thru Nativity from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, and a special performance at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. The performance is “an imaginary journey back in time where we hear the eyewitness account of two individuals who were present at that first Christmas 2,000 years ago.” Hot cocoa and cookies provided.

Sunday, Dec. 15

Singer-Songwriter Showcase: A special “All-stars” showcase will feature Nick Garrett-Powell, Jen Ambrose, Beth Wishes, Alissa Weaver, Rick Millward, Holly Gleason and Julie Rose — who will perform original songs, accompany each other and create an up-close-and-personal experience of how songwriters create music — from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3283 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Peter Michaels: Guitarist Peter Michaels will perform a mix of jazz and pop at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Ashland Wine Cellar, 36 Lithia Way, Ashland. See ashlandwinecellar.com or call 541-488-2111.

Evening Shades: Rock band The Evening Shades will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

Blades of Grass Duo: Mandolin player Jef Ramsey and guitarist Kathryn Casternovia will perform a special holiday set of bluegrass, vintage country and originals at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Robbie DaCosta: Singer and guitarist Robbie DaCosta will perform a mix of pop, oldies and light rock along with Kristin Calvin and Tom Stamper at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Platt Anderson Cellars in the Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. See ashlandwine.net or call 541-708-0530.

Handbell Christmas Concert: Shepherd’s Bells, Tintinnabulation, the Rogue Ringers and the Grace Notes will present “Ringing in Christmas” at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at the First Presbyterian Church, 85 S. Holly St., Medford. Audience members will be invited to participate in singing carols. A cookie and wassail reception will follow the concert. Admission is free, and donations to the church’s food bank will be accepted. Call 541-944-6841.

Nativity Drive-Thru: Life Path Church of the Nazarene, 1481 S. Columbus Ave. in Medford, will present a drive-thru Nativity special performance at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. The performance is “an imaginary journey back in time where we hear the eyewitness account of two individuals who were present at that first Christmas 2,000 years ago.” Hot cocoa and cookies provided.

Wednesday, Dec. 18

Jen Ambrose: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose will play a mix of original blues, soul and folk at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Thursday, Dec. 19

Jon Galfano: The guitarist and composer will play his original instrumentals at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Reflections of Love: The Gospel duo Reflections of Love — Ron and Kathy Green — will perform a Christmas concert “The Sounds of Christmas,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at Miracle Breakthrough Center, 4117 S. Pacific Highway, Medford, just outside of Phoenix. Admission is free, donations accepted. Call 425-330-3736 or see www.ronandkathy.org.

From left, Christopher Kranenburg as Kristoff, Kaiya Bagley as Elsa, Sarah Metwally as Anna, and Will Sayler as Hans, star in Teen Musical Theater of Oregon's production of "Frozen, Jr." Photo by Jim Craven / jimcravenphoto.com