Institute for Strings based in Milford, PA and Sugar Loaf, NY presents a semi-annual concert of violin, cello and piano students at First Presbyterian Church on Broad St., 5pm. Free admission. 570/296-7429.
The Monticello Central School District Music Program's annual "Last Night" portfolio recital will take place in the Nesin Theatre on St. John St., 6:30pm. This annual performance showcases Monticello High School's Chamber Music and Dance Programs. Free.
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a concert, “Tom Sadge as Neil Diamond,” at Woodloch Pines Night Club, 4-6pm. Proceeds benefit Wayne Memorial Hospital. Tickets are $35 each and a cash bar will be available. For tickets or information, call 570/253-0637, 570/253-5779 or 570/226-9750.
Charles Baran will bring his sold out New York City show "Recipes for Disaster" to the Dancing Cat Saloon, 8pm. An evening of song, zany comedy and all around Charles Baran madness under the musical direction of Ben Krauss with The Dill Pickle Club Orchestra. Tickets are $18 with a cash bar.
Prolific American folk singer Loudon Wainwright III, who has earned a cult following with his witty, self-mocking style and humorous lyrics, will play the Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., 8pm. Tickets: $30 ($25 advance). 845/252-7272.
Yesah presents Thurman Barker Trio, Noah Barker Quartet feat. Matt Hoffmann, Janturan and Noelle Tannen. All original folk and jazz from the area and abroad on the Main Stage (Rte. 52 across from the post office), 4pm. All ages. Picnics encouraged. Cost: $10. Part of the summer concert series.
The Gold Magnolias at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. The Gold Magnolias are a few southern boys in New York city with a sound that evokes such artists as recent phenoms The Alabama Shakes as well as soul-stalwarts like Fats Domino and James Brown. Tickets: $16-$20. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Burning Bridget Cleary at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. Known for their captivating sound and engaging stage presence, Burning Bridget Cleary is currently one of the hottest acts on the Celtic and folk music circuits. Tickets: $15-$20. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Spuyten Duyvil at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, two shows at 6pm and 8:30pm. Spuyten Duyvil (pronounced "SPITE-en DIE-vul") performs original and traditional American roots music blended witholde time, blues, and folk rock to create a modern mix. Tickets $16-$23. www.silkmillharmony.com.
Songwriters Anonymous meets the first Sunday of every month at Artists’ Market Community Center, 2pm. Play or sing original compositions, or just sit and listen. Light refreshments served. RSVP to email@example.com.