If you aren't among the cognoscenti who scored seats for the Dec. 4 show, better make your reservations pronto for the brothers' sets at 4 p.m. Sunday Dec. 5. Tickets cost $15 and $12.
The folk-rockin' Dean Brothers, inducted into the Syracuse Area Music Awards Hall of Fame in 2009, include John Dean, Bob Dean, Peter Dean and Holly Gregg.
For Red House info, call 425-0405, or visit theredhouse.org.
Serenade Sunday in F'ville
The Syracuse Chorale will perform for the Motto Archive Sunday Musicale, at 2 p.m. Dec. 5 at Fayetteville Free Library's reading room, 300 Orchard St. Admission is free.
Future musicales will feature a Guitar & Jazz Quartet including Steve Brown, Walter White, Dino Losito and Tom Killian Jan. 16; and the Joe Carello Quartet March 6; 637-6374, ext. 328; fayettevillefreelibrary.org.
Excelsior Cornet Band in L'pool
Jeff Stockham's Excelsior Cornet Band performs a free concert at 2 p.m. Sunday Dec. 5 at Liverpool Public Library, 310 Tulip St. in the village; 457-0310; lpl.org.
The brass band, which won a Syracuse Area Music Award for its CD, "Cheer, Boys, Cheer!," will perform military music from the Civil War era, and the musicians will use vintage instruments. Besides Stockham, the Excelsior outfit includes Lee Turner, David Driesen, Dickson Rothwell, Jim Spencer, Al Thomson, John Allis and Damian Allis.
An interview with Stockham is presently streaming at Radio LPL online at lpl.org.
For band info, visit excelsiorcornetband.com.