Music Calendar: 10-31


Except where indicated, area codes are 419.

The Black Swamp Blues Society’s Blues Challenge: Elks Club, 137 W. Wayne St., Maumee; 376-7516 /; Blind Dawg and Boogie, Crave My Blues and Chitlins-N-Bones, the Bricks, Tony Godsey Band, the Good the Bad the Blues: Sat., starting at 6:30, 30 minute sets.

The Blade Chamber Series: the Toledo Club, 235 14th St.; 246-8000; Toledo Symphony, Chamber II: Sun., 7.

Valentine Theatre: 400 N. Superior St.; 242-2787 /; Toledo Jazz Orchestra: Sinatra Returns: Sat., 8.

Bowling Green State University: Moore Musical Arts Center; 372-8171; Kobacker Hall: BGSU Opera Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance: Fri., 8; Sun., 3.

KeyBank Pops Series: Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd.; 246-8000; Toledo Symphony with Kraig Parker: A Tribute to Elvis: Sat., 8.

Doo Wop Legends Tour: Maumee Indoor Theater, 601 Conant St., Maumee; 248-921-7000; the Soul Stirrers, Lenny Welch, and the Shades of Blue: Sat., 8.

Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio: 10700 State Rt. 118 South, Van Wert; 238-6722 /; Under the Streetlamp: Fri., 7:30.

Trinity Performing Artist Series: Trinity Episcopal Church, 316 Adams; 243-1231; Toledo School for the Arts Strings and Chorus: Mon., 7.

The Sandusky Concert Association: Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky; 626-1200; Apollo’s Fire: “Bach’s Coffee House”: Mon., 7:30.

Hill Auditorium: 825 N. University Ave., Ann Arbor; 734-764-2538; Apollo’s Fire: Sun., 4.

Freed Center for the Performing Arts: Ohio Northern University, 525 S. Main St., Ada, Ohio; 772-1900; Katie Armiger: Sat., 7:30.

Kerrytown Concert House: 415 N. Fourth Ave., Ann Arbor; 734-769-2999; all concerts at 8 unless noted; Classical: Laurie Rubin, Mezzo soprano: Fri.; World: Shofar: Tue.

The Ark: 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor; 734-761-1818; all concerts at 8 unless noted; Matt Wertz: Fri.; the Ragbirds, Magdalen Fossum: Sat.; the Kin: Tue.; Earthworks Music Collective Tour: Wed.