NIC Parents Band Camp - Today. 7-8 p.m. Parents of band students can learn how to play their child’s instrument. Taught by NIC director of bands Terry Jones. North Idaho College, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-3258.
Spokane Symphony: Kick Back Classics - The musicians will present a different type of performance. In addition to performing in neighborhood venues, they will be “kicking back” and playing without a conductor. Today at 7 p.m. at Turning Point Church, 11911 N. Division St. $5. (509) 624-1200.
All Lionel Hampton School of Music Concert - Today. 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho Auditorium Administration Building, Moscow. (208) 885-6231.
Brandi Carlile - With special guests Justin Townes Earle, Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit. Today. 7:30 p.m., Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $26. (877) 4-FLY-TIX.
Autumn Colors - Today. 7:30 p.m., Lionel Hampton Building, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231.
April Smith and The Great Picture Show - Retro pop and swing concert. Today. 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $15. (208) 263-9191; also Friday. 8 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $27-$52. (800) 325-SEAT.
WSU Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band - Today. 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-8844.
“Beauty in the Bellow of the Blast” - Presented by Northwest Opera Works (NOW) and directed by Tim Campbell. NOW is Spokane’s new community opera company. Shows Friday at 8 p.m. at Chapel of the Holy Names, 2911 Fort George Wright Drive; and Saturday at 2 p.m. at Holy Names Music Center, McNalley Hall, 3010 W. Custer Drive.
WSU Student Recital - Chase Williams, percussion. Friday. 3:10 p.m., Washington State University, Kimbrough Concert Hall, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-8844.
WSU Student Recital - Austin Carver, trumpet. Friday. 4:10 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-8844.
Down Memory Lane - With Pamela Brownlee and the Chuck Boris Quartet. Friday. 7 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Culture Center, 405 William St., Post Falls. $20/general, $15/students. (208) 457-8950.
“Magic of the Masters” Coeur d’Alene Symphony Concert - Featuring the music of Mendelssohn’s “Fingal’s Cave,” Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony, and Mozart’s “Concerto for Two Pianos” with Jeff and Karen Savage. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, over the phone with a credit card, at the symphony office, Burt’s Music, or Great Harvest. Friday. 7:30 p.m., North Idaho College’s Schuler Performing Arts Center, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $20/adults, $15/seniors age 65 and up, $8/students to age 18. (208) 765-3833.
Spaghetti Dinner and Cabaret Show - Presented by the Lake City Harmonizers, the Coeur d’Alene Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. Enjoy a show featuring the Harmonizers Chorus, quartets and the Sweet Adelines. Dinner will include spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and drinks. Saturday. 6 p.m., Lake City Senior Center, 1916 N. Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 699-0220.
Celtic Magic: Ferintosh - Folk music of Scotland and Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Abby Newton, cello; Kim Robertson, Celtic harp; and Rosie Newton, fiddle. Saturday. 7 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $20-$24/adults, $18-$22/seniors and students. (800) 325-SEAT.
Blistered to Earth - Tribute to Metallica with Fallen Regiment and Soblivios. Saturday. 8 p.m., Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $10-$13. (877) 4-FLY-TIX.
Pianist Val Wold - Fundraiser concert to benefit the Spokane Humane Society. Tickets available at www.spokanehumanesociety.org. Sunday. 3 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $10. (509) 467-5235.
Jam for Bread - Mon Cheri, Kosher Red Hots, Ashe West African Drumming and Spokane Area Children’s Chorus will perform to benefit Crosswalk. Also included will be a raffle of themed gift baskets. Crosswalk will use the funds raised at the concert to pay for GED tests. Sunday. 3-5 p.m., 411 S. Washington St. $12/adults, $10/students and seniors, $25/family. (509) 624 1366.
Edgar Cruz - Guitar virtuoso and master showman presents his unique blend of classical, Latin pop, jazz and guitar masterpieces. Sunday. 3 p.m., Wallace Jr.-Sr. High School, 1 Miner’s Alley, Wallace, Idaho. $40/season ticket. (208) 752-7161.
Organist Richard Elliott - Second Sunday Concert Series. Sunday. 4 p.m., St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. $10/adults, $5/seniors and students. (509) 838-4277.
UI Graduate Student Recital - Patrick McCulley, saxophone; and Elena Panchenko and Karen Bauer. Sunday. 4 p.m., Lionel Hampton Building, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Colbie Caillat - With special guest Andy Grammer. Monday. 8 p.m., Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $25. (877) 4-FLY-TIX.
Tuesday Night Music Series - Tuesday, Saunders Sisters “Saticoy,” folk tunes and covers. 5-6:30 p.m., Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St, Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537.
Chamber Soiree Series - 10th season of Spokane Symphony’s Soiree Series, where the ensembles of the symphony musicians perform an assortment of baroque, classical and contemporary chamber music. Held Tuesday and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., The Davenport Hotel, Marie Antoinette Room, 10 S. Post St. $50/gallery seating, $130/table seating includes wine and hors d’oeuvres. (509) 624-1200.
UI Concert Band and University Orchestra - Tuesday. 7:30 p.m., Lionel Hampton Building, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231.
Orla Fallon - Formerly of Celtic Woman. Singer/harpist who comes from the village of Knockananna in County Wicklow, Ireland. Oct. 13. 7 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $30-$47. (800) 325-SEAT.
Northwest Wind Quintet Recital - Oct. 13. 7:30 p.m., Lionel Hampton Building, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231.
Intro to Modern Square Dance - Presented by StarShooters Square Dance Club. Friday. 8-10:30 p.m., North Spokane Dance Center, 7424 N. Freya Ave. (509) 475-3031.
StarShooters Square Dance Club Performance - 1-3 p.m. in the Food Court. Saturday. NorthTown Mall, 4750 N. Division St. (509) 475-3031.
Saturday Night Salsa - Lessons from 8:15-9:15 p.m.; Latin dance until 1 a.m. For all ages. Saturday. Simply Dance Studio, 820 W. Sprague Ave. $5. (509) 892-1480.
Sock Hop - The Paradons will play classic rock from the 50s, 60s and 70s. This as an old-fashioned sock hop, so break out the poodle skirts and bobby socks, slick back that ducktail and get set to rock and roll. Seating will be available for those who prefer to listen. Saturday. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown, Wash. $7. (206) 697-9456.
Free Beginning Belly Dance - Designed to provide basic belly dance skills and provide an active venue for all ages and all body sizes. Tuesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Colfax Library, 102 S. Main St., Colfax. Free. (509) 397-4366.
Comedian Gabriel Iglesias - Clean, animated comedy. Saturday. 7:30 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $45-$55. (800) 325-SEAT.
Adult Improv Classes - Eight-week improv class Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. Class will focus on the basic skills of improv. Runs through Nov. 1. Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $150/one payment or $25/per class. (509) 747-7045.
“Fiddler on the Roof” - Presented by Lake City Playhouse. Shows today-Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m., Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 667-1323.
“Boys Next Door”- Interplayers presents Tom Griffin’s comedy-drama about four mentally challenged men who live in a group home. Runs through Saturday. Interplayers, 174 S. Howard St. (509) 455-7529 or (800) 325-SEAT.
“Thoroughly Modern Millie” - Toe-tapping musical comedy presented by Spokane Civic Theatre. Shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Runs through Oct. 23. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $28/adults, $26/seniors age 65 and older, $20/students 24 years of age and younger with student ID, $10/student rush (available 20 minutes before a performance; not available for shows near to selling out). (509) 325-2507 or (800) 325-SEAT.
“Adoration of Dora” - Co-sponsored by the UI Humanities Exploration Project. The University of Idaho Department of Theatre Arts will present Lojo Simon’s play about Picasso’s lover, surrealist photographer, Dora Maar. Shows today-Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m., University of Idaho, Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $10/general admission, $8/UI faculty and staff, and free/UI students. (208) 885-7212.
History Mystery Train: On the Edge - Musical comedy dinner theater, presented by the Potlatch Arts Council, Friends of the Potlatch Library and the Vigilante Theater Co. Serving pork and chicken barbecue and no-host bar from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tickets available at the library. Saturday. 5:30 p.m., Potlatch Log Inn, Potlatch. $25.
“Defending the Caveman” - Add-on to the Best of Broadway series. Saturday. 8 p.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $39.50. (800) 325-SEAT.
Living History Performance - Programs on Sunday through October. Different shows each week. Shows at 2 p.m., Fort Walla Walla Museum’s pioneer settlement. On Myra Road in Fort Walla Walla Park, Walla Walla. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students, $3/ages 6-12, free/age 5 and younger. (509) 525-7703.
Ignite!’s Riverfront Fright Haunted House - Oct. 13-31. Haunted house is recommended for ages 13 and older and is open Thursdays, 7-9:30 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 7-11 p.m.; and Sundays, 6-9 p.m. For more information, visit www.ignitetheatre.org. Riverfront Park IMAX. $8/adults, $6/students. (509) 795-0004.