Concert commemorating composer and virtuoso Russell Alexander his life and music, who died in Liberty in 1915, at the Liberty Stage, 119 North Main St., 1:30pm. Presented by the Town of Liberty and Windjammers Unlimited. Dedication of plaque and performance of his compositions.
Weekend of Chamber Music (WCM) 22nd annual festival with 10 events from July 12-26 in the Catskills. Concerts indoors and out; social gatherings; and informative talks. Ticket range: free-$35. For more info and schedule visit www.WCMconcerts.org.
In a return engagement, actor/singer and historian Ken Parks presents “Follow the Drum: British and American Songs of the Great War, 1914–1917” at the Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., 1pm. 570/224-6722, www.equinunkhistory.org.
Band Ernie G Band and comic RC Smith at Cove Haven, 8:30pm. Free and open to the public.
Band Byrd Pressley Band and comic Joe Devito at Cove Haven, 8:30pm. Free, open to public.
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts performs "Next to Normal" at Harmony Presents, doors 7:45pm, show 8pm. This Tony-winning rock score peels back the facade of a suburban family dealing with mental illness and other contemporary American struggles. Tickets $17-$23. silkmillharmony.com.
Western Sullivan Public Library summer concert series “River Sound” presents The Rapid River Boys and BBQ tasting at the Delaware Free branch, 2-4:30pm. Registration required. 845/887-4040.
Open Mic Night at Cocoon Coffee House, Route 6 & Bellmonte Ave., 7-9pm. Organized by Harmony Presents with support from the Downtown Hawley Partnership. Sign-up begins at 6:30pm. Each performer gets 2 songs or 7 minutes. Free. email@example.com or 570/226-6130.
Blues, Brews & BBQ on the deck at Glass—wine. bar. kitchen. at Ledges Hotel, 119 Falls Ave., 6-9pm. Every Sunday through Labor Day, a rotating line-up of live music and a featured local craft beer. $32.50 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. firstname.lastname@example.org or 570/226-1337.
Live Music with John Curtin at Glass—wine. bar. kitchen. at Ledges Hotel, 119 Falls Ave., 6-9pm. No cover charge. Email email@example.com or call 570/226-1337.