Co-sponsored by Eagle Newspapers, the Jam Fest benefits CNY Jazz Central which presents jazz in concert, cabaret, scholastic and festival settings.
Admission costs $15 in advance and $30 VIP tickets are also on sale at 435-2121. Admission at the door costs $20 and VIP admission will be $35 ($30 for holders of CNY Jazz, JASS, WAER and student ID cards).
'Exploding piano' at Everson
Vanguard musician Kathleen Supov brings her "Exploding Piano" to the Everson Museum at 2:30 p.m. Sunday Jan. 23. This Society for New Music concert features music by Missy Mazzoli, Daniel Becker, Randall Woolf and Neil Rolnick, all written in the past 10 years. "The Exploding Piano" includes works commissioned and premiered by Supov and has developed into a multi-media experience including electronics, theatrical elements, vocal rants, performance art and collaboration with artists of other disciplines.
Admission costs $15, or $12 for students and seniors; 446-5733;
Salsa at Suds on Mondays
La Familia's Salsa at Suds Latin Dance is back on again from 7 to 10 p.m. on Mondays at the Syracuse Suds Factory, 320 S. Clinton St., in Armory Square; 471-2253. Admission is free.
Beginners and college students are welcome as La Familia continues its mission of "bridging cultures through dance... one step at a time."
For info, visit lafamiliadelasalsa.com.