Live Rogue Valley performances: Feb. 7-13
Friday, Feb. 7
Bishop Mayfield & Dean Angermeir: Soul singer Bishop Mayfield along with Dean Angermeir on keys will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at Ashland Wine Cellar, 36 Lithia Way, Ashland. See ashlandwinecellar.com or call 541-488-2111.
Lily Jo’s Revolution: The women’s trio Lily Jo’s Revolution will perform acoustic soulful originals along with select covers at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.
Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.
Grant Gordy and Ross Martin: Guitarists Grant Gordy and Ross Martin will perform a blend of bluegrass and jazz at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at La Baguette, 340 A St., Ashland. Tickets are $20, $10 for ages 18 and younger, and are available at La Baguette, or at the Music Coop, 268 E. Main St., Ashland, or by calling 541-552-1665. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
‘A Cappella Live!’: Deke Sharon, vocal producer of the “Pitch Perfect” trilogy and NBC’s “The Sing Off,” brings together the finest of contemporary a cappella in a single, inspirational, high-energy show, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Grammy-nominated Committed, “Pitch Perfect 2” darlings The Filharmonic, “American Idol” runner-up Blake Lewis, and 2017 International A Cappella Champions Women of the World, promise a night of stunning musical range and style. From R&B to hip-hop to pop to beatbox-looping to folk, this electric lineup is guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages. Tickets are $37, $40, $43, or $10 for ages 22 and younger, and can be purchased at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.
Saturday, Feb. 8
Joyce Stevens Scholarship Benefit Recital: The Rogue Valley Chapter of the Oregon Music Teachers Association will host a piano recital at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, in the auditorium at North Medford High School, 1900 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. Alexander Tutunov, Christine Eggert, Matthew Goodrich, Thor Polson, Nic Temple and Pat and Margie Daly will perform a blend of classical favorites, jazz and new music. Also featured will be former scholarship winner Anthony Bock, and piano-cello duo Cynthia and Tom Stauffer. Admission is by donation, and all proceeds support the education of music students of the Rogue Valley District OMTA. Call 541-535-2089.
Shybo Torres: The singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist will play a mix of world music and originals at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Stone River Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-864-9234.
Stolen Moments: Guitarist Dan Fellman, vocalist and guitarist Conny Lindley and Walter Lindley on upright bass will play American jazz standards, Latin jazz and Gypsy jazz at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Verna and the Vandals: Vocalist Verna Dodge along with guitarist and vocalist Robbie Dacosta, Harp Player Kenny the Wingman, and drummer Michael O’Malley, will perform a mix of blues, oldies, rockabilly, Country and Jazz at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.
Band du Pays Swing: The band — singer Kacie Bowers, sax and clarinet player Stephen Gagné, percussionist Mike Fitch, 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, Feb. 8, 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.
Nathan Kalish: Nashville-based singer-songwriter Nathan Kalish will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Barnstormers Theatre, 112 N. E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass. Kalish’s latest album “I Want to Believe” is a country-Americana record with a tip of the hat to psychedelic, folk and rock ’n’ roll. The songs vary from wistful introspect to knee-slapping social commentary while managing to keep a cohesive familiarity. Tickets are $18 and can be purchased online at barnstormersgp.com or at the door. Call 541-479-3557 or email at email@example.com.
Sunday, Feb. 9
‘Snow Soup’ Puppet Show: Portland-based Pegasus Puppet Theatre presents an all-ages show, “Snow Soup,” at 1:30 p.m. and again at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. The story of “Stone Soup” is recreated by puppets and set in the snowy Arctic, where a fox, walrus and other animals figure out to share food so everyone can enjoy a delicious meal. “Stone Soup” is an old French folktale in which hungry strangers convince the people of a town to each share a small amount of their food to make a meal that everyone enjoys. Admission is free, but a donation of new or gently used children’s books is appreciated. See craterian.org or by call 541-779-3000.
Stardust Trio: Singer Kacie Bower, guitarist Tim Church and bassist Dave Miller will play a mix of jazz standards from the 1920s through the 1950s at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Randall Theatre, 20 S. Fir St., Medford. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and include two drinks per person. Food and beverages will be available to purchase. Tickets and information are available at randalltheatre.com or by calling 541-632-3258.
Rogue Valley Symphonic Band: The Southern Oregon University Wind Ensemble and Rogue Valley Symphonic Band, directed by Dan Kocurek ,will present “Wonder” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Colorful, poignant and adventurous, this program features “Arabesque” by Samuel Hazo, “Sheltering Sky” by John Mackey, “Sleep” by Eric Whitacre and more. Tickets are $12, $10 for seniors, $8 for students, or free for SOU students with student ID, and can be purchased at online at roguevalleysymphonicband.com or at the door. Call 541-552-6348.
Jazz Vespers: Live jazz music will be performed at 5 p.m. the second Sunday of each month at First Presbyterian Church, 85 S. Holly St., Medford. On Sunday, Feb. 9, the John Mazzei Quartet — jazz pianist John Mazzei, vocalist Jean Mazzei, drummer Theresa McCoy, and bassist Jeff Addicott — will perform. Also look for paintings by Bruce Barnes in the Corridor Gallery. Admission is free.
Dayton Mason: Gypsy jazz singer, songwriter and guitarist Dayton Mason will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Reverend Horton Heat: Reverend Horton Heat will perform its trademark mix of rock ‘n’ roll, rockabilly, country and surf rock Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Pavilion at Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass. The Buttertones, and The Dusty 45’s open the show. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at www.reverendhortonheat.com/ . Doors open at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 11
Student Showcase Benefit Concert: Southern Oregon University music students will perform a benefit concert ,“Feed Body and Soul,” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the SOU campus in Ashland. The concert features performances by Left Edge Percussion; soprano Molly Williams, accompanied by pianist Jodi French; Dulcet A Capella; Mazama Saxophone Quartet; SOU Chamber Choir, and others. Admission is two cans of nonperishable food. All food and monetary donations will go toward the SOU Food Pantry. Call 541-552-6348.
Dark Star Orchestra: Revisit the Grateful Dead’s music when Dark Star Orchestra plays sets from the band’s massive repertoire from 8 p.m. to midnight, Tuesday, Feb. 11, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the show, and can be purchased at liveatthearmory.com or at the door. The show is open to ages 21 and older.
Wednesday, Feb. 12
Open Mic: Rick Millward will host an open mic for local musicians from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3283 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Audience members can vote for their favorite performer following the show, and the winner gets the tip jar. See www.roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
Fellow Pynins: Contemporary folk duo Fellow Pynins (pronounced PIE-nins) — Dani Aubert and Ian Van Ornum — will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at La Baguette Music Café, 340 A St., Ashland. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased online at fellow.bpt.me. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. See labaguettemusiccafe.com or call 541-482-0855.
Paul Turnipseed: Guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.
Cirque Mechanics: The inventive troupe will perform its latest spectacular production, “42ft.,” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Founded in 2004 by German Wheel artist Chris Lashua, Cirque Mechanics rapidly rose to prominence with its unique storytelling, inventive mechanical staging, daring acrobatics and dramatic and playful flair. Tickets are $37, $40 and $43, or $10 for ages 22 and younger, and can be purchased at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.
Tribute to Rosemary Clooney: Two Rogue Valley women — Oregon Cabaret Theatre artistic director Valerie Rachelle and Livia Genise — bring Rosemary Clooney and her music to life at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Oregon Cabaret Theatre, 241 Hargadine St, on the corner of First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at theoregoncabaret.com or by calling 541-488-2902.
Thursday, Feb. 13
Jon Galfano: The guitarist and composer will play his original instrumentals at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
‘Mo’Lovin’, Mo’Motown’: Giving rise to the careers of such famous artists as Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder, Motown is the label that has defined R&B music for generations. The brainchild of Berry Gordy, the Detroit record label has sold billions of albums and has had innumerable Billboard Top 10 hits. From “Please, Mr. Postman” and “My Girl” to “Dancin’ In The Streets”, “Reach Out And I’ll Be There,” “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” and “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours),” Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent, pays tribute to this iconic record label featuring the band The Rogue Suspects — Dave Bolen, Shae Celine, Jade Chavis, Jennifer Davis, Greg Frederick, Don Harriss, Bishop Mayfield and Dirk Price. Curtain is set for 8:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 13-15, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16. Tickets are $33 to $38.Tickets and information available at camelottheatre.org or 541-535-5250.