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8 DAYS A WEEK

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ARTS QUEST

ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-737-6504

Allentown Band, 1:30 p.m. June 14

Allentown Band, 8 p.m. July 4. Levitt Pavilion

@Body.8 Days Head: RIVERSIDE PARK

Larry Holmes Drive, Easton. 610-330-9940

James Supra Blues Band, 7:30 p.m. June 6

A Few Good Men with School of Rock, 7:30 p.m. July 11

Joyous, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 1

Slicked-Up 9's, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 5

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St. Luke's 21st spring concert

Monday, May 12, 2014 by The Press in Focus

St. Luke's Singers presents its 21st Annual Spring Concert, "This is My Song," 3 p.m. May 18, First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, 2344 Center St., Bethlehem.

An instrumental and organ prelude begins at 2:45 p.m. May 18 in the church.

The concert includes classical, sacred and contemporary choral works. sacred repertoires. There are selections based on poetry by Walt Whitman and Robert Frost and music from opera and standards of the 1940's and 50's.

Accompanists...

Spotlight On: Paul Barrere's Feat do the walking at the Peak

Monday, May 12, 2014 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Focus

For 45 years, Little Feat has been at the forefront of what became Americana and jam-band music.

"Little Feat was known as this band of eclectic guys who would perform all these styles of music and a lot of improv like the jazz septets of the 1950s," says Paul Barrere, guitarist, a member of Little Feat since 1972, joining after the release of "Sailing Shoes."

Barrere and Fred Tackett, who became a member of Little Feat in 1987 before "Let it Roll" and has been writing songs...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Monday, May 12, 2014 by CONTRIBUTED PHOTO in Focus

Going to a Go Trio: Viktorija Geèytë, above, second from left, is guest vocalist with Gene Perla's Go Trio, 7:30 p.m. May 16, in the "Jazz Upstairs" cabaret series, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown. Perla, bass, is joined by Sean Gough, piano, and Colby Inzer, drums. Sitting in is Joe Magnarelli, trumpet, flugelhorn. Geèytë, born in Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, now lives in Paris. Her May "Spring Fever" tour is her sixth in the United States with the Go Trio. 610-432-6715...

8th Bach vocal winner named

Monday, May 12, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Janna Critz, mezzo-soprano, of Baltimore, was awarded first prize in the Eighth Biennial Bach Vocal Competition for Young American Singers, co-sponsored by the American Bach Society and the Bach Choir of Bethlehem during finals held May 4, Peter Hall, Moravian College, Bethlehem.

The prize includes a career development grant of $3,000 and an opportunity to perform as a soloist with The Bach Choir of Bethlehem during the 2014 - '15 concert season.

Honorable mentions and cash...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days: DANCE

ALLENTOWN AREA SWING DANCE SOCIETY

Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ANTONIO SALEMME FOUNDATION

Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-433-4150

Lehigh Valley Tango Society, 7 p.m. Wednesdays: "Tango Practicas"

@Body.8 Days Head: LAFAYETTE COLLEGE, WILLIAMS CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Quad Drive, Easton. 610-868-2971

"Dance...

8 DAYS A WEEK

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

"9th Annual Young Playwrights' Festival," 7 p.m. May 17, Baker Hall, Zoellner Arts Center, 420 E. Packer Avenue, Lehigh University, Bethlehem. Gala dessert reception and auction follows, Lehigh University Art Galleries. touchstone.org, 610-867-1689

"Alice in Wonderland," 7 p.m. May 16; 1, 5 p.m. May 17, 18, Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, Charles A. Brown Ice House, 56 River St., Sand Island, Bethlehem. 123pyt.org, 610-332-1400

"Because...

LV ACTIVE LIFE

Monday, May 12, 2014 by The Press in Focus

Lehigh Valley Active Life (formerly Lehigh County Senior Center), 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown, holds an open house, 1:30 p.m. May 21. There will be tours, refreshments, a talk about World War II, computer lab use, Zumba class and a dance with live music 1 - 4 p.m. May 21.

To register to attend: 610-437-3700

8 DAYS A WEEK

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by ELIZABETH OUELLETTE Special to The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS

ALLEN ORGAN COMPANY

150 Locust St., Macungie.646-484-9691

Christopher Houlihan, 7:30 p.m. May 30

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-297-7100

Pat Martino, 7:30 p.m. May 14, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Modest Mouse, 8;30 p.m. May 21, Levitt Pavilion

Cherry Poppin' Daddies, 7:30 p.m. May 22, Musikfest Café, RiverJazz Festival

Peter Noone and...