Monday, Oct. 14th, 2019

2-3pm Mon. Oct. 14

One World Taiko: Japanese Taiko Drumming

Taiko means “drum” in Japanese and One World Taiko is a professional Japanese drum ensemble that will captivate people of all ages with their heart pounding beats, dynamic movement and rhythmic grooves.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $6, Youth $3, Senior caregivers free.

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Mon. Oct. 14

Monday Jazz Session

The Jazz Studies students of UWEC take over the Lakely stage for a community jazz jam session! Bring your horn and come sit in.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Oct. 15th, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Oct. 15

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

6-9pm Tue. Oct. 15

Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire (UKE)

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 15

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 15

Lyle Lovett

A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Wednesday, Oct. 16th, 2019

6:30-7pm Wed. Oct. 16

House Concerts at the Ager Museum

The Ager Museum hosts house concerts every 3rd Wednesday.  July 17th: Holzman Nyckelharpa Duo Aug 21st: Perdenosi Quartet plays Glazunov Sept 18th: Rob Kutcha plays Ole Bull Oct 16th: Bruce Sorenson + Robin Fossum + Mari Carlson

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for students

7-10pm Wed. Oct. 16

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Oct. 16

Ethel with Robert Mirabal

Known as one of America’s most adventurous string quartets, Ethel has released six feature recordings (one of them nominated for a Native American Music Award), won a Grammy Award with jazz legend Kurt Elling, and performed in 14 countries and 45 states.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Thursday, Oct. 17th, 2019

6-10pm Thu. Oct. 17

SOLD OUT: LISTEN: Billy Krause and Laura Hugo

LISTEN is a listening room concert series presenting original material from solo acoustic singer-songwriters in a cozy quiet space. 6-7pm Social hour, 7-7:45pm Billy Krause, 8:15-9pm Laura Hugo, and 9-10pm Social hour

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 + fee

Age: 10+

6:45pm Thu. Oct. 17

Thursday Night: Open Jam

Join the Stone's Throw for local talent or take the stage yourself. Everyone is welcome.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Thu. Oct. 17

Live Music: Just Us

An acoustic duo that perform an eclectic acoustic mix of folk, original, and contemporary and classic rock. Their original music blends a Minnesota/North Shore sensibility with an urban/bluegrass-folk feel for a very unique sound.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Thu. Oct. 17

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Thu. Oct. 17

UWEC Wind Symphony and Symphony Band Concert

Dr. John R. Stewart, conductor and the Symphony Band, Dr. Phillip Ostrander, conductor, in concert. The program will feature works by Percy Grainger, John Mackey, Joan Tower, Julie Girous, Rosanne Etezady, Jocelyn Hagen, and more.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 gen admission, $0.50 youth 17 and under, and UWEC/CVTC students, plus ticket and facility fees

Age: All Ages

Friday, Oct. 18th, 2019

6pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: OverTime with The Blue Collar Soldiers Band

Following his 2018 Billboard Charting album "United We Stand", OverTime has turned things up a notch with the addition of The Blue Collar Soldiers Band.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

Age: 21+

7-9pm Fri. Oct. 18

Irish Jam Session

Fiddles, drums, whistles, banjo, all enjoying sets of music between sips of amazing bier. An informal jam session that will keep you entertained and having fun.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: Root Tappers

Root Tappers, an Eau Claire based acoustic-electric trio. Performing both originals and covers, Root Tappers plays folk, blues, country, and Americana. Eclectic, rootsy, and entertaining.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 18

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: Tatum Mildred

Tatum Mildred plays soft, easy listening tunes.

Brewery Nonic 621 4th St. W, Menomonie

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

UWEC A Capella Extravaganza

Features performances from UWEC's a capella groups!

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets on sale 9/19

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra

Enjoy an evening of the music of Harry Connick, Jr. as performed by Adrian Klenz and the Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra. The Concert will include songs from throughout Connick's award-winning career as a performer and composer.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-20

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

Greg Gilbertson and Sue Orfield

Saxophonist Sue Orfield and guitarist/songwriter Greg Gilbertson put on an evening of music that is both homegrown and world-class, filled with improvisation and original music by each artist that has been specially arranged for this duo.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $7 youth

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Oct. 18

Gallery Music: Amanda Grace with Adelyn Rose

Amanda Grace has been described as "Thoughtful and contemplative singer, songwriter, and pianist with beguiling vocals and intimate, confessional lyrics” by the Mid West Music Fest. Adelyn Rose hails from Minneapolis and plays indie folk.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 advance, $12 door

8pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: Another August

Menomonie-based singer songwriter couple write and play a tasteful mixture of acoustic folk and indie music written from life experiences and fragments of poetry.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: Jenna Rae

A vocal powerhouse of energy packed into a compact frame. This Holmen, Wisconsin native is a natural born singer. Over the past few years she has been winning awards, and the hearts of fans throughout Wisconsin.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Oct. 18

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: Nick and Friends

An evening of blues with Bentley Harder and Bill Weiss.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Oct. 19th, 2019

10am-1pm Sat. Oct. 19

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and from the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Oct. 19

Reasonable Volume Drone Series #1

An afternoon of electronic/acoustic/improvised drone music from Wisconsin artists Miles Stimac (poetry and minimal oscillations), All Available Chaos (Ambient), Cheb Abdessalam & the Iridescent Ensemble (Rai), and Jake Polancich (Electronics and Percussion). Each artist performs for 30 minutes at less volume than a standard vacuum cleaner.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Sat. Oct. 19

UWEC Clearwater Choral Festival

This evening of choral music brings together high school student musicians from across the state. The concert features performances by the UW-Eau Claire Concert Choir, the High School Festival Honor Choir, high school soloists, and the River Falls High School Concert Choir.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 gen admission, .50 youth 17 and under, and UWEC/CVTC students, plus ticket and facility fees

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Oct. 19

Live Music: Wolves at the Door

From originals to covers, songs of folk, rock, blues and country will touch your heart and move your feet. Soft and strong emotive vocals with acoustic and resonator guitars will tell stories you will want to hear.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 19

Converge Radio Presents: Noah Derksen

Ever seeking motion and progression, Noah has spent the past three years honing his live performance skills across Canada and in select regions of the United States, playing concerts from BC to Nova Scotia, and New York to California.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Sat. Oct. 19

Country Classics

Country Classics features some of the greatest classic country hits from Loretta Lynn to George Jones and Merle Haggard to Emmylou Harris. The Becky Schlegel Band will take you on a musical journey as she performs the classics she grew up on.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Sat. Oct. 19

Live Music: Matthew Sayles

Matthew R. Sayles is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and founder of Philville Records, an independent label he formed in 2000 in Marquette, Michigan.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8pm Sat. Oct. 19

Live Music: Rattle Can Red

Rattle Can Red plays rock and country covers.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Oct. 19

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Oct. 20th, 2019

10am-1pm Sun. Oct. 20

Weekend Brunch: Brady Didion

Join us for our farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Didion 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics and from the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Sun. Oct. 20

UWEC Concert Choir and Novum Voce

UW-Eau Claire's Concert Choir and Novum Voce will present a concert conducted by Dr. Frank Watkins.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 general admission, $4 youth and student, free UWEC student and faculty/staff

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sun. Oct. 20

An Evening with Garrison Keillor

Accompanied by gifted pianist and former “A Prairie Home Companion” music director Richard Dworsky, radio legend Garrison Keillor regales audiences with classic folk and love songs, poetry recitation from memory, lighthearted banter, observational comedy, and perhaps even the latest “News from Lake Wobegon.”

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $50 GA, $46 senior or student

Monday, Oct. 21st, 2019

7:30pm Mon. Oct. 21

An Acoustic Evening with Trey Anatasio

Over the past three decades, composer/guitarist/vocalist Trey Anastasio has forged a multi-faceted career, winning acclaim in rock, classical and theatrical circles. He is a founding member of Phish, one of today’s most successful and innovative rock bands.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $65

8-10pm Mon. Oct. 21

Monday Jazz Session

The Jazz Studies students of UWEC take over the Lakely stage for a community jazz jam session! Bring your horn and come sit in.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Oct. 22

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

7:30-10pm Tue. Oct. 22

Sofar Sounds Eau Claire

A Sofar gig is an intimate show held in a unique venue, like a living room or an antique shop. It typically features three artists, playing four songs, and each lineup is specially curated to give the audience a diverse show. The address is revealed the day before in an email.

Secret Location

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 22

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Oct. 23rd, 2019

7-10pm Wed. Oct. 23

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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