This week's concerts: Talia Keys, Joe McQueen, classical music and much more

Northern Utah live music: See Talia Keys, Joe McQueen and more in Ogden area

Friday, October 27

Oct 27 Haunted Melodies This program is a perfect pre-Halloween treat featuring haunted melodies from opera and musical theatre scenes based on Victorian-era Gothic stories. Shows featured include Sweeney Todd, Jekyll and Hyde from the novella by Robert Louis Stevenson and The Turn of the Screw based on the… Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Oct 27 The Johnny Cool Band A 7-piece band from Portland, Oregon featuring a “Stargazer” sound with jazz, soul, hip-hop and other vibrant beats. New songs feeling like old classics given new life! Brewski’s

Oct 27 The Legendary Joe McQueen Quartet Joe McQueen has been performing for over 80 years and at the age of 98, he’s not slowing down. Come for a night of smooth jazz performed by Joe McQueen and his quartet. Make your reservations now, tables go fast for this event. Lighthouse Lounge

Oct 27 Oddjob Ensemble, Zombiecock, Barlow, SlickVelveteens, Delphic Quorum Hailing from Sonoma County, Oddjob Ensemble performs a myriad of musical styles and collaborates with performance artists in Vaudevillian shows, musical theater and the avant-garde. The Ensemble, led by Kalei Yamanoha, is a trio that is comprised of trap kit, string bass and accordion. Dancing… Funk ‘n Dive Bar

Saturday, October 28

Oct 28 New American Philharmonic Fall Concert The theme is Halloween and features music from John Williams, Antonin Dvorak, Paul Dukas, John Powell and others. The orchestra is under the direction of Dr. Mark Emile of Utah State University and is in its 28th year. Ogden High School

Oct 28 Halloween Party/Costume Contest & Jordan Matthew Young Don’t miss this night of high-energy blues and rock & roll while Jordan Matthew Young takes the PBR Stage. Jordan is no stranger to the Utah music scene. Lighthouse Lounge

Monday, October 30

Oct 30 Crosscurrents Crosscurrents led by Grammy Award Winner, Zakir Hussain and 2017 NEA Jazz Master bassist Dave Holland will perform to benefit the Egyptian Theatre Foundation. Hussain is a living master of the 3,000-year-old tabla percussion tradition and “one of the architects of modern world music.” (NPR) Since… Peery’s Egyptian Theater

Thursday, November 2

Nov 2 Muses on the Road Concert Renée Janski, Ginger Doss, Lynda Millard, Ronda Jean and S. J. Tucker are hitting the road this fall. Powerful musicians on tour together is always something to sing about, but the #MusesontheRoad tour will be historic for this group of long-time colleagues and friends, all… The Hidden Sage

Nov 2 Utah Symphony – Rachmaninoff & Ravel Don’t miss Utah’s own rising international star, William Hagen, a “brilliant virtuoso…a standout” (Dallas Morning News), performing popular showpieces by Saint-Saëns and Ravel with the Utah Symphony. Together, they’ll prepare you for the exhilarating majesty of Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, his only work fully composed in… Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts

Nov 2 Ogden Unplugged featuring Talia Keys This Thursday’s Ogden Unplugged will feature a special performance by Talia Keys. Come out early to play acoustic open mic. Lighthouse Lounge