Pregnant, Dream Goatz, Soft Devil
Today, 7 p.m., Free
John Natsoulas Gallery
In John Natsoulas Gallery’s Thursday night concert series, Pregnant, Dream Goatz and Soft Devil will be performing – these local bands each have a distinct sound ranging from experimental, electro pop and indie. For more information about the performance or about the Thursday night concert series, visit the John Natsoulas Gallery Facebook page.
“J.S. Bach and His Legacy”
Today, 12:05 to 1 p.m., Free
115 Music Building,David Deffner will be performing a gamut of works by J.S. Bach on the organ. Students other than those enrolled in Music 10 are encouraged to attend.
Hopeful Tomorrow Fundraiser
Today, 4 p.m., $10 donation
Rominger West Winery
Alcohol + good cause = winner. Singer-songwriter Brandon Tyler is scheduled to play an acoustic set for the fundraiser tonight. This Sac native will be touring the west coast all this month. For more information, visit romingerwest.com.
KDVS Presents: Pompoir, San Kazakgascar, Waxy Tomb
Friday, 9 p.m., $5
In a cross-culture musical experience, Canada-based Pompoir, San Kazakgascar hailing from San Kazikstan and Waxy Tomb from Davis play at The Hub on Friday night. To get all of the updates on shows around Davis and the great parts of Sac, join KDVS’ Facebook page.
COSMIC FUNK dance party
Feb. 6, 8:30 to -11:55 p.m., $4 door; 2 for 1 with costume, 18+
Delta of Venus
“Do the D.A.N.C.E., stick to the B.E.A.T., just easy as A.B.C , do the dance!” Laser Funk and KDVS present a dance party with Megatron Man, Oddjob and Dogtones. Delta of Venus will be transformed into a galactic spacefest- wear a costume, bring a friend and get in for the price of one admission. Be creative with your costumes and stick to the T.H.E.M.E.
Two Sheds, Silver Darling, Sands
Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m., $5
209 2nd St., Davis
All ages are welcome to attend this Davis House show which will feature NorCal natives. I’ve listened to Two Sheds myself and I highly recommend everyone to go see them live. Some of their influences include Rickie Lee Jones, Mazzy Star, The Velvet Underground Lucinda Williams and Neil Young.
THEATER / MONDAVI
UC Davis Symphony Orchestra: Bartók, Lyadov, Mussorgsky
Feb. 7, 8 p.m., $5
Mondavi Center, Jackson Hall
In their first performance this quarter, the UC Davis Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Christian Baldini, will perform Bartók, Lyadov and Mussorgsky. The repertoire chosen is unique to this genre. For more information visit music.ucdavis.edu/symphony or to purchase tickets visit mondaviarts.org.
The Four Aces Live!
Feb. 10, 2 p.m., $30
Mondavi Center, Jackson Hall
Seniors can enjoy the Mondavi too with a special performance from an internationally acclaimed vocal group. This group of four will perform “Three Coins in a Fountain,” “Shangri-La” and “Love is a Many Splendored Thing.”
Davis Dance Project 2010
Feb. 6, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., General Admission $10
Veterans’ Memorial Theater
A 90-minute performance will include Pamela Trokanski Dance Theatre, A MUSE Collective, a demonstration, seven dance performances and an opportunity for the audience to choreograph a dance. This interactive dance event will celebrate dance with the community. Children 12 and younger can attend for free, accompanied by an adult. Tickets are available at the Pamela Trokanski Dance Workshop or half an hour before the show at the Veterans’ Memorial Box Office. For more information, visit trokanski.com or the Pamela Trokanski Dance Theatre Facebook events page.
KAREN SONG can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.