Friday, Feb. 5
THE YING QUARTET WITH MENAHEM PRESSLER: Chamber Music Concerts will present the Ying Quartet with pianist Menahem Pressler at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, in the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets cost $35 and $40, and $5 for ages 22 and younger. Visit www.chambermusicconcerts.org or call 541-552-6154.
Thursday, Feb. 11
johannes MÖller: The Jefferson Classical Guitar Society will present Swedish guitarist Johannes Möller at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at the First Congregational United Church of Chirst, 717 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets cost $20, $15 for seniors, $5 for students and free for children younger than 12. Tickets are available at CD or Not CD in Ashland, Central Art Supply in Medford or at the door. For information, visit www.jeffersonguitar.org or call 541-552-9515.
Friday, Feb. 12
an evening with rumi: Actor Dan Furst will present the words and music of Sufi poet Jalaluddin Rumi at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, at the Bellview Grange, 1050 Tolman Creek Road, Ashland. Admission is $10. Call 541-210-2892.
Sunday, Feb. 14
mozart in love: The Southern Oregon Repertory Singers will present a Valentine's Day concert highlighting selections from Mozart's "The Magic Flute" and "La Clemenza di Tito" and Brahms' "Liebeslieder Waltzes, Book 1" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets cost $23, $5 for students with valid identification and include a glass of champagne and Viennese pastries during the intermission. A free pre-concert lecture will be presented at 2 p.m. Visit www.repsingers.org or call 541-552-0900.
Monday, Feb. 15
mark eliot jacobs: Composer and adjunct professor at Southern Oregon University Mark Eliot Jacobs will present "Sound Choices: A Concert of New and Used Music" at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, at the Music Recital Hall on the SOU campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Jacobs' music can be heard at www.myspace.com/jacobytemusic. Tickets to the performance cost $10, free for students. Visit www.sou.edu/music or call 541-552-6101.
Tuesday, Feb. 16
solas: St. Clair Productions will present the Celtic group Solas at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Unitarian Center, 87 Fourth St., Ashland. Visit www.stclairevents.com for details.
Thursday, Feb. 18
POETRY READING: Regional poets will read at 7 p.m. the third Thursdays of each month through May at Illahe Studios and Gallery, 215 Fourth St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-5072.
Vernon Snyder: A Southern Oregon University alumnus, pianist Vernon Snyder will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Music Recital Hall on the SOU campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Snyder studied under pianist Alexander Tutunov and earned a bachelor's in music and education at SOU, and he earned his master's at California State University at Long Beach, under the instruction of Shun-Lin Chou. In 2008, Snyder studied piano in Vienna, Austria. Vernon's solo recital at SOU will include the music of Mozart, Brahms, Debussy and Prokofiev. Tickets are $15, free for students and may be purchased at the music hall's box office or by calling 541-552-6101.
Friday, Feb. 5