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Music listings are compiled by Sarah Han. The music intern is Cynthia Dea. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm bookings and hours. Prices are listed when provided to us. See 8 Days a Week for information on how to submit an item to listings.

wednesday 27

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Blue Reptiles Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $3.

Butch Berry Band, Cat McLean Band, Cellophane Masses, Simon Stinger Red Devil Lounge. 9pm, $5.

Jim Campilongo Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Comfy Chair, Ph'Cophony, UltraNada Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $5.

Haywoods Elbo Room. 9pm, $7.

Kingstreet Crossing Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5.

Lords of Acid, DJ Redboy Fillmore. 8pm, $20.

Melvin Seals and Rhythm Factory Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $8.

John Moreman Parkside. 9:30pm.

Neckmeat, Eli Braden, Dylan Connor Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $5.

Tracy Nelson Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Paul H Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Stroke 9, Matches, Heath Slim's. 9pm, $14.

Tainted Love Tongue and Groove. 10pm, $10.

Vaticans, Cashiers Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Young Trade, Madelia, Boy Explodes Bottom of the Hill. 9:30pm, $7.

Bay Area

Beck, Flaming Lips Paramount Theater. 8pm, $35.75.

Chrome Johnson Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Hebro Blakes. 9:30pm, free.

Jazz/new music

Al Pacheco Jazz Band Skip's Tavern. 8-10pm.

Don Asher and Kent Cohea Moose's. 7:30pm.

BJ Papa Trio Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10:30pm.

Charles Unger Experience Les Joulins. 8pm.

Downtown Uproar Bamboo Hut, 479 Broadway; 989-8555. 8:30pm, $5.

Jackie Ivory Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Mike Lipskin with Lorna K House of Shields, 39 New Montgomery; 392-7732. 5:30pm.

Jason Myers Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Osmosis Make-Out Room. 8:30pm, $6.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Vince Lateano Trio Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm.

Mark Wright with Achyutan Black Cat. 9pm.

Bay Area

Collected Amnesia Jupiter. 8pm, free.

Vince Wallace Trio Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

Tuck and Patti Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $20.

Folk/world/country

Bourbon Legends Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

'SF Songwriters Showcase' Broadway Studios. 6pm, $5.

Itzhak Volansky and the Alte Kockers Peko Restaurant and Bar, 1824 Irving; 665-7143. 8pm, free.

Bay Area

Andrew Carrier and the Cajun Classics Ashkenaz. 8:30pm, $8.

Clumsy Lovers 19 Broadway. 9pm, $5.

Gerry Tenney and California Klezmer Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Tipsy House Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Dance clubs

Afterwards Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm-2am. Progressive house music with Danny, Drew, and Gabriel.

Audible Colors The Top. 10pm-2am. House music with weekly guests.

B.E.D. Cellar. 9:30pm, $5. R&B, old-school, and hip-hop with Blaqwest, Phiness, and rotating guests.

Blind Tiger 8pm, free. House and uptempo with local DJs.

Bondage A Go-Go Cat Club. 9:30pm-3:30am, $5-10. Deathrock, industrial, '70s and '80s dance music, interactive BDSM, and go-go dancers.

The B-sides Liquid. 10pm-3am, $2-4. House music with Anita Lofton and special guests.

Construction 330 Ritch. 10pm-2am. Tech-house with residents Torque and Huey.

Dark Sparkle Cafe du Nord. 9pm, $3-5. DJs spin dark '70s and '80s rock.

Deep South An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $3, free before 11pm. Rare groove, disco classics, and deep house with Chang, TJ Hicks, Mark, and Yvonne.

Dig Deep Buzz 9. 9pm-2am, $3.

Discover Ruby Skye. 9pm-3am. Hard house with DJ Ben Doren.

DNA Lounge 9pm-4am, $15. B-Boy and capoeira dance competition and live performances by Afrika Bambaataa, Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist, and DJ Riddler.

Dream Cloud 9 Motel. 9:30pm-2am, $5. With DJs Paul Hemming and Jenö.

Electro Rodeo Galaxy Club. 10pm, $3. With special guests.

Exotica Glas Kat. 9pm-2am, $10. Go-go dancing with the Men of Exotica and Go-Go Tribe and funk, disco, and house music.

Grace Endup. 10pm-8am. With DJs Ellen Ferrato, Solar, and Charlots the Baroness.

Hump The Stud. 10pm-2am. '70s-present dance music.

Insect Funeral Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free.

Julip 9:30pm. DJ Consuelo and the Soul Searchers spin slow jams, soul, and hip-hop.

New Wave Hookers Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. New wave and punk with DJ Queen of Noise.

1964 Edinburgh Castle. 10pm-2am, free. Mod and '60s dance party.

Orange Café Claude. 10pm-2am. With DJ Ryme and guests.

Polyphonic 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $2. With DJs Evol and Funky J Vibe and guest DJ Hen 10.

Qoöl 111 Minna Gallery. 5-10pm, $5. Pan-techno lounge with DJs Spesh, Gil, Hyper D, and Jondi.

Red Wine Social Dalva, 3121 16th St; 332-5800, ext 211. 10pm-2am, free. With Toph One and Tiki Jim.

Retrograde Amnesia. 9:30pm, free. With Ms. Throwdown, Konkers, and DJ Bam.

Showcase City Nights. 9pm. With the Style beyond Compare DJs.

Skank Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Ska, punk, and reggae.

Skylark 9pm, free. Funk and old soul with DJ Kyle.

Slow Burning Arrow. 10pm-2am, $3, free before 11pm. Electro, dub, hip-hop, Britpop, UK garage, and more.

Vitabar Divas, 1081 Polk; 928-6006. 10pm-2am, $5. With mikee and Jada Halston.

WildSeed Baobab. 9:30pm-1:30am, free. Grassroots dance party with DJ Somuchsoul and the African B-Girl Society.

X-Files Sno-Drift. 10pm, $3. Hip-hop, old-school, and R&B.

Bay Area

Late Night Hype Juptier. 11pm, free. With Yamu, Add1, and Spindriver.

Lion Rock Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 10pm, $7. Reggae, dancehall, and roots with Jah Yzer, DJ Riddm, Dub Rocker, Jah Mystic, and Poppa.

Salsa Caliente Club Fusetti. 10pm. Pete Solis spins salsa and merengue. Salsa lesson at 8pm.

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am. Live salsa.

Soulvation Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Turbo Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am, free. Indie rock, old rock, and hip-hop.

The Venue Bluesville. 9:30pm-2am. Hip-hop, dancehall, and R&B.

Classical

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts

Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $24-165. The opera performs Puccini's Turandot; Donald Runnicles conducts. Also Sat/30 and Mon/2.

thursday 28

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Adam Traum and friends Blue Lamp. 9pm, $3.

Frisky Frolics Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

Knife and the Fork, Smelly Kelly's Plain High Drifters, Pidgeon Eagle Tavern. 9pm, $5.

Bay Area

Ed Early Band Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Jazz/new music

Mark Wright Quintet Jazz at Pearl's. 9pm, free.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 5-8pm.

Folk/world/country

'Kolo Festival' San Francisco Russian Center, 2450 Sutter; 800-730-5615. 6:30-8pm, $2.50-5. Balkan folkdance festival. Through Sat/30.

Nicole McRory Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Dance clubs

Alley Catz The Pendulum. 6pm-2am. A dance club for women featuring hip-hop, funk, and dancehall.

Arabian Nights El Rio. 9pm. Arabian dance music.

Chikiboom Roccapulco. 9pm-2am, $6. A gay and lesbian Latin music dance party.

Cloud 9 Motel "Altruity Happy Hour," 5-10pm, $5. House music with DJs Rocket Morton, Hawthorne, and Kramer. "Urban Chic," 10pm-2am, $10. House music with DJ Frank Boissy.

Club NV 9pm, $21. With a live performance by Jaguar Wright, Aminah, and DJ Sake 1.

Collective Cellar. 9:30pm, $10. R&B, Soul, and hip-hop.

Dig on This Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Soul, roots, reggae, classic hip-hop with Jaybe and guests.

Eklektic/Hektik Club Caliente. 9pm-2am.

Faith City Nights. 9:30pm, $10. With residents Blackstone, Ruben Mancias, Jay-R, and Twist.

Fanclub Lipo Lounge, 916 Grant; 982-0072. 10pm-2am. Rock, art-school punk, electro, and hip-hop.

The Finger Arrow. 10pm-2am. Synthcore, electro-punk, new wave, and more.

Flavour of the Week Laszlo. 8pm-2am. With DJ Rose.

Free Liquid. 10pm-2am, free. With DJs Dmitri, Tee, and friends.

The Hizzy Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am, $2. Abstract hip-hop, future, electro-soul with DJs Lady Base and Miss Leema.

Ignight The Top. 10pm-2am, $5. House, progressive, and breaks with Taj, Reza, Dave Madix, and guests.

Incognita Sitio. 9pm-2am, $5. Drum 'n' bass, breakbeats, 2-step, ghettotech, electro, techno, and hip-hop.

KazaBlanka Club Tropi Gala, 358 Ocean; 282-7910. 8pm-2am, $10. Latin-fused Middle Eastern music with DJ Medi and the Arabian Knights Band.

Kit Kat Endup. 10pm-4:30am, $10. International funk.

Magic Show Trapdoor. 9pm, free. With Life, Beni B., and Malachi.

Make-Out Room 8:30pm, $6. With Superbacana and guest DJs.

Mandalay Blind Tiger. 9pm, $5. 2-Step.

Meow Glas Kat. 10pm-2am, $10. Urban grooves, hip-hop, and R&B with Switch.

Nagabeatz Amnesia. 9pm, $5. With DJs Mongrol and Suresh.

1984 Cat Club. 9pm-2am, $5. '80s music.

No Comply Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm, free. Hip-hop, drum 'n' bass, and downtempo with Cordani and Cammarata.

Passenger Skylark. 9pm-2am, free. Jazz, house, and soul with Paul Craven and Capital A.

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

popscene 330 Ritch. 10pm-2am, $5. Britpop, indie, new wave, mod, electronic, and '60s soul with Aaron Axelsen and Jeremy.

Raise Up Café Claude. 9pm-2am. With Tomb of Doom, Alexis, and Ryme.

Real Raw Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. With DJs Soulsalaam and Totemplow.

Reform School The Stud. 10pm-4am. A gay, straight-friendly dance club featuring house music with DJs Jeff Chandler, Spun, Poppa, Discovery, MonkeyBoy, and special guests.

Rising An Sibin. 9:30pm-2am, $3. With DJs Brian Hamilton, Paolo, Yedi, Sonda, John Conrad, and Burn 1.

Royale 9pm-2am, free. With Vin Sol.

Sneaks Buzz 9. 9pm, free. Underground house grooves with b.radley and Sunder.

Spirit Asia SF. 9pm-2am, $6-8. A queer dance night featuring house, hip-hop, and R&B.

Synthesis Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Synth pop, nu wave, old wave, and no wave with DJs John and DeeJay.

Thang Amber, 718 14th St; 626-7827. 9pm-2am, free. Rare grooves, downtempo, funk-rock breaks, and more with DJ Neel N. Kizmiaz.

Thanksgiving Motel Backflip. Old-school, nu school, underground house and techno, and breaks with DJs Seven, Sol, Noah Eastman, Nate Harrison, Brian.

Tom and Kelly's Playland Julip. 10pm-2am, free. With Tom Thump and DJ Kelly.

Tunnel Top 10pm-2am, free. Funk, dancehall, and hip-hop.

Bay Area

Aural Confection Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 10pm-2am, $3. Deep house with rotating residents.

Beatdown Jupiter. 8-11pm, free. Outdoor DJ dance party with Delon, Yamu, Add One, and Witches Brew.

The Breaks Ruby Room. 10pm-2am. Deep grooves, old-school hip-hop, and funk.

Funk Fetish Blakes. 9:30pm, $5. With Eric Riggsbee, Big Al, Mahesh, and Eric G.

Grateful Dead DJ Night Ashkenaz. 10pm-2am, $5. With Digital Dave.

Radio Retox Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Shattuck Downlow 9pm-2am. Funk, soul, and hip-hop.

Soundboutique Ivy Room. 10pm. With residents Jen, Jacob, and Sean.

friday 29

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Bastinado, Parting Gift, Carburine Motor Spirit Parkside. 9pm, $5.

Bee Stung Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Blue Buddha, Eddie Raymond, Bull Jive, Cantakerous Collective Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $6.

Coup Slim's. 9pm, $17.

High Strung, Ben Schor Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $7.

Imperial Teen Great American Music Hall. 9pm, $12.

Junior Morrow and Big Jim Sprankle Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $5.

Kevin Russell Band Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $10.

Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $8.

Melvin Sparks Band, O.G.D., DJ Tobiwan Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $12.

Zigaboo Modeliste Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Oozzies, Hollywood Hate, Strychnine, Hate Brigade Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $7.

People, One of Many, Locals Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $8.

Station Pat O'Shea's, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 9:30pm.

Winfred E. Eye, Jolie Holland Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Zanne Mack Band Skip's Tavern. 9pm, free.

Bay Area

Chrome Johnson Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Fellatia, Clinchfist, Anabuse, Regret Bourbon Street. 9pm.

Finding Stella Crow's Nest, 2218 E. Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz; (831) 476-4560. 9:30pm, free.

Fleeting Trance, Savant Guard, Groove.org Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $5.

Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons, ing Sweetwater. 9:30pm.

Rusty Zinn and the Dynatones Ivy Room. 10pm.

Sharp Knife, Trial by Fire, City of Caterpillar, Before the Fall, Stalker Potential 924 Gilman. 8pm, $5.

Shelley Doty X-Tet Blakes. 9:30pm, $6.

3 Years Down, Lewd, Bottles and Skulls Stork Club. 9pm.

35R Smiley's Schooner Saloon and Hotel, 41 Wharf Rd, Bolinas; (415) 868-1311. 9pm.

Will Bernard Group Jupiter. 8pm, free.

Jazz/new music

Aurore and Caroline Rite Spot. 9:30pm, free.

Donald Bailey Bacar. 10pm.

Bill Bell Jazz Connections Quartet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm. Also Sat/30.

BJ Papa Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm.

Brian Melvin Trio Rubicon, 558 Sacramento; 421-7636. 6-10pm, free.

Charles Peterson Trio Bird and Beckett Books, 2788 Diamond; 586-3733. 5:30-7:30pm, free.

Charles Unger Experience with Valencia Les Joulins. 8pm.

Final Touch Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 6-9pm.

Tim Hockenberry Paisley's. 9:30pm.

Frank Jackson, Larry Vuckovich Bistro 339. 7-11pm.

Jeff Marrs Trio Café Claude. 7:30pm.

Alvon Johnson Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm-1am.

Josh Jones Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Lady Memfis, King Trio The View, San Francisco Marriott, 39th fl, 55 Fourth St; 896-1600. 5:30pm-1am.

Jean and John Mazzei Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Nick Rossi Set Black Cat. 9pm.

Post Junk Trio Cosmopolitan Cafe, 121 Spear; 543-4001. 7pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 5-8pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm.

Three Thinking Jazz Trio Ana Mandara, 891 Beach; 771-6800. 9pm-12:30am.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Urban Jazz Mob Le Colonial, 20 Cosmo Place; 931-3600. 5pm, free.

Walter Earl Group Enrico's. 8pm.

Gini Wilson Moose's. 8pm.

Bay Area

Kalafya Brown and Fat Jacket Jazz Mingles Lounge, 370 Embarcadero, Jack London Square, Oakl; (510) 693-5808. 4:30-7pm, free.

Hideo Date, Ellen Honert and Jason Martineau Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

Rhonda Benin and Soulful Strut Downtown. 8pm.

Wayman Tisdale Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Tuck and Patti Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24.

Vacuum Tree Head, Eveline Muller-Graf, Schloss 21 Grand, 449B 23rd St, Oakl; (510) 444-7263. 8pm, $5-10.

Folk/world/country

'Kolo Festival' San Francisco Russian Center, 2450 Sutter; 800-730-5615. 6:30-8pm, $10-20. Balkan folkdance festival. Through Sat/30.

Bay Area

Laurie Lewis with Tom Rozum and Todd Sickafoose Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $18.50.

Kenny Menard with the Zydeco Flames Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda, Alameda; (415) 285-6285. 9pm, $12.

Mystic Roots 19 Broadway. 9pm, $7.

Zulu Spear with Lutsinga Ashkenaz. 9:30pm, $10.

Dance clubs

Baobab Bissap Amnesia. 9:15, $5. With Marco.

Border Cantina 1192 Folsom; www.transitionrecords.com. 10pm-2am, $5. Transition Records and On Ice Music present house music with DJs 75K and Kramer.

Breakout Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 6-10pm. Hip-hop, acid-jazz, downtempo, and soul with Joker.

Butterfly 7pm, free. With DJ Centipede.

Cafe Arguello 1499 Valencia; 643-3160. 8-10pm, free. Flamenco dancing.

Candy Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $5. Hip-hop, rock, and new wave with Spin and guests.

Club NV 9:30pm. House and salsa with Greg Lopez, Von, and Tony O.

Club Nzinga El Rio. 9pm, $7. Jose Ruiz spins world beat.

Deeper House Fuse. 6pm-2am, free. Deep house and disco with DJs David Hawthorn, Nate, and guests.

DJ's Friday The Top. 10pm-2am, $5. See 8 Days a Week page 56.

Double Barreled 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJs Kevin, Jayson, Stuart, Ron, and Kirsten.

F Cloud 9 Motel. 9pm-3am, $15. House music with DJ Frenchy Le Freak and rotating guests.

Fag Fridays Endup. 10pm-5:30am, $8. With residents Rolo and Ruben Mancias.

Fake Cat Club. 10pm-3am, $6. Synthpop, new wave, electro, punk, Britpop, hip-hop, and indie.

Fiendish Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Dark pop, death disco, and cyber rock with DJs Fernando, Pimprock, and Rodent.

Funk Shui Nickie's BBQ. 9pm, $5. With DJ Motion Potion and guests.

Glitter Glas Kat. 9:30pm-2ams. Soul and deep house.

Going Down 10pm-2am. With DJ Chris Orr.

Groovalicious Oxygen Bar. 9pm-2am, free. With Alaric.

Hai Karate! Hush Hush Lounge. 10pm-2am, $5. With DJs Neel N. Kizmiaz and Ziploc.

Hemisphere Lingba Lounge, 1469 18th St; 355-0001. 10pm-2am, free. Drum 'n' bass with Freya, Zigmund Void, Sifu, Audio Angel, Shannon, and Frogger.

Inside Whisper, 535 Florida; 339-7444. 8pm.

Jaded The Stud. 9pm-3am. A lesbian dance party.

Jillian's 101 Fourth St; 369-6100. 9pm-2am. Top 40 and old-school music.

Little Record Label by the Bay Holiday Party 111 Minna Gallery. 9pm-2am, $10. With Solar, Laird, Laron, Seven, Greg Eversoul, Gabe Real, Rebecca Watkins, Centipede, DJ Sol, Chad Mitchell, and John Pickett.

Mediterranean Nights Piyassa Restaurant, 1686 Market; 864-3700. 10pm-2am. Greek, Turkish, French, Arabic, Persian, Spanish, Top 40, and '70s music.

On the Corner Movida Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Hip-hop, downtempo, dancehall, and more.

Plug Tunnin Elbo Room. 10pm, $8. With DJs Charles, Solomon, and Zeph.

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

Pop An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $5-10. Minimal house and techno pop with Broker/Dealer, Matt Biederman, and guests.

Remedy DNA Lounge. 10pm-5am, $15.

Royale 10pm-2am. With DJ Zatch.

Sexotica Make-Out Room. 10pm, free. Indian, Middle Eastern, and Latin grooves with DJ King Coffin.

Skylark 9:30pm, free. With Super David.

Sojurn RoHan Lounge. 9pm-1am, free. House and breaks with DJs Ted and Fred.

Sonic 1015 Folsom. 9pm. Layo and Bushwacka perform.

Storyville "4 the Love," 7-10pm, free. Classic soul, slow jams, and R&B ballads with Tomas, Consuelo, Rasta Cue Tip, and Wisdom. "True Skool," 10pm-2am, $7-10. Funk, dancehall, and hip-hop classics.

Super Fluff Skirt Cellar. 9pm-2am, $5. '80s, rock, disco, R&B, and hip-hop.

Sweet Blind Tiger. 10pm-2am, $5. With Norman Stradley and Sherif.

Wish 1539 Folsom; 278-WISH. 6-9pm. A weekly happy hour with Om DJs.

Bay Area

Funk Fridays Eli's Mile High Club. 10pm-2am. With DJ E-Natural.

Late Night Hype Jupiter. 11pm, free. With Yamu, Add1, and Spindriver.

1001 Nights Club Fusetti. 9pm-2am, $10. Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and international music with DJ Raffy.

Party Classix Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Ruby Room 10pm-2am. ' 70s and '80s glam rock and pop music.

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am. Funk, soul, and hip-hop.

Classical

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts

Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $26-175. The opera performs Handel's Álcina; Roy Goodman conducts. Also Sun/1 and Tues/3.

San Francisco Symphony San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Davies Symphony Hall, 401 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. The symphony performs works by Charles Coleman, Bartók, and Brahms; Paavo Järvi conducts. Also Sat/30 and Sun/1.

saturday 30

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Blue Monday Pat O'Shea's, 3848 Geary; 752-3148. 9:30pm.

Blues Traveler Warfield. 8pm, $25.

Bo Grumpus Atlas Cafe. 4-7pm.

Cinematic, Enda, New Pioneers Voodoo Lounge. 9pm, $6.

Cool Water Canyon, Left Hand Smoke Slim's. 9pm, $14.

Donnas, Pattern, Campfire Girls, Your Enemies' Friends Bimbo's 365 Club. 9pm, $15.

Free Zata, Welcome Mat Brainwash. 8pm.

Funky Kings Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, $5.

Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons, Forever Goldrush Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $10.

Kirby Grips, Sleaves Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Lost Goat, Old Grandad, Witch Mountain, Hightone Sonofabitch Bottom of the Hill. 10pm, $7.

Love, Health and Money Ireland's 32. 9pm.

Marc Curcio and the Suicide Singers, Black Furies Hotel Utah Saloon. 8:30pm, $7.

Melvin Sparks Band, A.L.O., DJ Tobiwan Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $12.

Notorious! Red Devil Lounge. 8pm, $10.

Rubber Curtain Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $8.

E.C. Scott Biscuits and Blues. 9pm, $15.

Spoonful of Blues Skip's Tavern. 9pm, free.

Station, Slump Buster Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Tainted Love Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $10.

Vinyl Elbo Room. 10pm, $7.

Bay Area

Jim Campilongo Ivy Room. 10pm.

'Can You Hear Me Now? Tour' Starry Plough. 9:30pm, $8.

Dogtones Smiley's Schooner Saloon and Hotel, 41 Wharf Rd, Bolinas; (415) 868-1311. 9pm.

Mystic Roots, Pacific Vibrations Blakes. 9:30pm, $7.

Reed Fromer and friends Baltic. 9:30pm, $5.

3 Years Down, Slender, Zen Gorilla Stork Club. 9pm.

Jazz/new music

Opie Bellas, Mark Little, and David Udolf Paisley's. 9:30pm.

Bill Bell Jazz Connections Quartet Jazz at Pearl's. 9:30pm.

Bing and Friends Rock Soup. Noon.

'BJ Papa Jazz Jam' Cafe Prague, 584 Pacific; 433-3811. 11pm.

Black Market Jazz Orchestra Top of the Mark. 9pm.

Brian Moran/Safa Shokrai Duo Restaurante Gondola, 15 Columbus; 956-5528. 7:30pm.

Alex Canderlaria, Graham Connah, John Wiitala, Smith Dobson Community Music Center, 544 Capp; 647-6015. 8:30pm, $5-10.

Cannonball Black Cat. 9pm.

Dick Conte Duo Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-11pm.

Josh Jones Bacar. 10pm.

King Trio The View, San Francisco Marriott, 39th fl, 55 Fourth St; 896-1600. 9pm-1am.

Ben Krames 850 Cigar Bar. 10pm.

Kurt Ribak Trio Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Larry Douglas Quintet with Cecil Wells Les Joulins. 8pm.

Live jazz Ristorante Gondola, 15 Columbus; 956-5528. 7:30pm.

Ken Muir Moose's. 8pm.

Ray Obiedo Rasselas Jazz (Fillmore). 9pm.

Post Junk Trio Beach Chalet. 8pm, free.

Rhonda Benin and Soulful Strut Enrico's. 8pm.

Sasha Jacobsen Quartet Café Claude. 7:30pm.

Starlight Orchestra Starlight Room. 8:30pm.

Three Thinking Jazz Trio Ana Mandara, 891 Beach; 771-6800. 9pm-12:30am.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Top 4 Flights Bruno's. 10pm, $7.

Larry Vuckovich, Andrew Currier Bistro 339. 7-11pm.

Walter Earl Band Cosmopolitan Cafe, 121 Spear; 543-4001. 7:30pm.

Wayne Wallace and Friends ODC Theater, 3153 17th St; 863-9834. 8pm, $18.

Bay Area

Bryan Girard Quartet Jupiter. 8pm, free.

Donald Duck Bailey and Distones Jazz Sextet, Vicki Burns Anna's Jazz Bistro. 8pm.

Leftover Dreams with Patrice Hahn and Tony Marcus Downtown. 8pm.

Wayman Tisdale Kimball's East. 8 and 10pm.

Tuck and Patti Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $24.

Folk/world/country

Darrington Rite Spot. 9pm, free.

'Kolo Festival' San Francisco Russian Center, 2450 Sutter; 800-730-5615. 6:30-8pm, $5-25. Balkan folkdance festival.

No Mercy Band Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

San Francisco Klezmer Experience Noe Valley Ministry. 8:15pm, $16.

Bay Area

Calypso Rose Ashkenaz. 9:30pm.

David Thom Band Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Laurie Lewis with Tom Rozum and Todd Sickafoose Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $18.50.

Quimbombo La Peña Cultural Center. 9:30pm, $13.

Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic Eagles Hall, 2305 Alameda, Alameda; (415) 285-6285. 9pm, $12.

Dance clubs

An Bodhran 668 Haight; 431-4724. 10pm-2am, free. With Rocket Morton.

Arrow 10pm-2am. Rock 'n' roll with DJ Jeff.

Asylum Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Punk, glam, death rock, and dark wave with Shane, Rick A Mortis, and Arusha.

Beat Salad Laszlo. 8pm-2am. With DJ Kenni.

Body Music Cat Club. 10pm. With Eric Baca, David Harness, and Ruben Mancias.

Bottom Heavy The Top. 7pm-10pm. With J Falcone, John Paul, Fiction, Dom Some, and Enzyme. 10pm-2am. U.K. garage and drum 'n' bass with rotating residents.

Butterfly 7pm. With DJ Marc Deon.

Cafe Arguello 1499 Valencia; 643-3160. 8-10pm, free. Flamenco dancing.

Electrolush Blind Tiger. 10pm-2am, $5. Underground house music with rotating DJs.

Exotic Erotic Ball: The Ultimate Club Experience Club NV. 9pm-3:30am, $35. The creators of the Exotic Erotic Ball present a fetish club.

Flava Storyville. 10pm, $8-10. Hip-hop with rotating residents.

Gloss Sno-Drift. 9pm. Deep house.

Ice Backflip. 10pm-2am, $10. House music.

Jillian's 101 Fourth St; 369-6100. 9pm-2am. Top 40 and old-school music.

Jive Big Heart City. 10pm-4am. Urban grooves with Daniella, Jerry Ross, Kevin Armstrong, Trevor Mijares, and others.

Liquid Liquid. 9pm-3am, $3. House and techno with Dave Kirkland.

Manuva Social Club Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm, $5. Hip-hop, funk, soul, and dancehall with resident DJs.

Misturada Make-Out Room. 10pm, free. Afro-Latin beats and Brazilian rhythms with Vanka and guests.

Om DNA Lounge. 10pm, $15-20. With Farina, King Kooba, Kaskade, SOS, and others.

Oxygen Bar 9pm-2am, free. With DJ Spiral.

Party Cellar. 9:30pm, $10. House and hip-hop with rotating DJs.

Polly Esther's 9pm-2am. '70s disco, '80s retro, and '90s house and hip-hop.

Revolver Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. With Bulletproof DJs and guests.

Royale 10pm-2am, free. With Zatch.

La Rumba Sigue Kelly's Mission Rock. 3:30-8pm, $6. Salsa dance club with DJ Ivette Fuentes.

Sex with Machines Arrow. 10pm. Electro, hip-hop, disco, and new wave with DJ Jeffrodeeziack.

Sister 26 Mix. 9pm-2am, $5. House, breaks, trance, and electro with Forest Green and Miss Zee.

Skylark 9pm, free. With DJ Kyle.

Social Call Beauty Bar. 10pm-2am, free. Classic soul, rock, and hip-hop with Little Gabe.

Soul-phisticated RoHan Lounge. 9pm-1am, free. DJ Choe spins hip-hop, funk, reggae, and rare groove.

Sound Factory 9:30-10:30pm. Happy hour.

Strawberry Endup. 10pm-4am, $10. Hip-hop with Kuttin Kandi, J-Boogie, DJ Black, and Toph One.

Sugar The Stud. 9pm.

Supastar Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $5. With local DJs.

Texture Glas Kat. 9:30pm-3:30am. House, classic soul, urban grooves, and '70s and '80s retro funk with residents.

Undertoe Julip. 8pm-2am. With L. Ron Hubba Hubba and Junior Esteban.

Unity Fuse. 9pm-2am. House music.

Voluptuous Vibes Phoenix, 811 Valencia; 695-1811. 10pm. Funky house, breaks, and hip-hop with DJ Amberlee and guests.

Work that Turkey El Rio. 10pm, $5. Roam Recordings release party with Chad Mitchell, Preston, and Noah Raford.

Zodiac Studio Z. 9pm-5am, $15, free on your zodiac sign. A psychedelic-art warehouse-style nightclub with DJs solar, Jeff Chandler, and guests.

Bay Area

Fusetti's Saturday Night Club Fusetti. 10pm.

Late Night Hype Jupiter. 11pm, free. With Yamu, Add1, and Spindriver.

Radio 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. '70s and '80s glam, rock, and pop.

The Reagan Years Ruby Room. 10pm-2am. '80s music.

Shattuck Downlow 8pm-2am, $15. Hip-hop and dancehall with live performance by Afrika Bambaataa, Derrick D, and Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist.

Classical

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. Noon, $26-175. The opera performs Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel; Nicholas McGegan and Donald Runnicles conduct. 8pm, $26-175. The opera performs Puccini's Turandot; Donald Runnicles conducts.

San Francisco Symphony San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Davies Symphony Hall, 401 Van Ness; 864-6000. 8pm, $15-87. See Fri/29.

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Rock/blues/hip-hop

Avail, Hey Mercedes, Solea, Curse Great American Music Hall. 8pm, $12.

Jim Campilongo Make-Out Room. 9pm.

Forrest Sun, Stacy Kray, Michael Berg Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $7.

Lovemakers, Prids, Big Midnight Voodoo Lounge. 8pm, $6.

'SF's Best Blues Jam' Blue Lamp. 9pm, free. With Ed Ivey.

Sonya Hunter Open Mind Music, 342 Divisadero; 621-2244. 4pm, free.

'Pro Level Blues Jam' Rich's Club 93, 93 Ninth St; 621-6183. 3-7pm, free.

Staranova Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

Whysall Lane, Enablers Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Bay Area

Atomic Blues, C4, Timmy Blakes. 9:30pm, $3.

Jazz/new music

Don Asher Moose's. 11:30am-2pm.

Bill 'Doc' Webster Band Les Joulins. 8pm.

Caroline and Fletcher Duo Rock Soup. 11:30am.

Terry Disley Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Walter Earl Enrico's. 7pm.

Mike Greensill and friends Moose's. 7-10pm.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Scott Looney L'Amour Dans le Four, 1602 Lombard; 775-2134. 9:30pm, free.

Realistic, DJ Aspect Tongue and Groove. 9pm, $5.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 7-11pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Josh Workman, Larry Vuckovich, John Wiitala, Danny Spencer Bistro 339. 5:15pm, $10.

Fred Zimmerman Top of the Mark. 10am-2pm.

Bay Area

Destiny Mezze Restaurant and Bar, 3407 Lakeshore, Oakl; (510) 663-2500. Noon-2pm.

Empyream Ensemble Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Studio Theatre, UC Davis, Davis; (530) 752-4492, music.ucdavis.edu/empyrean. 8pm, $10-18.

Anton Schwartz Cato's Ale House. 6-9pm, free.

'Sunday Jazz Jam Session' Bluesville, 131 Broadway, Oakl (510) 893-6215. 7pm.

Tuck and Patti Yoshi's. 2 and 8pm, $5-24.

Vince Wallace and Jim Grantham Bulldog Coffee Shop, 1739 Broadway, Oakl; (510) 502-1485. 1-4pm, free.

Folk/world/country

Alhambra Valley Band Music Store, 66 West Portal; 664-2044. 4-6pm, free.

Arte y Compás Timo's Restaurant, 842 Valencia; 647-0558. 7:30 and 9pm. Traditional music and dance from Andalucia, southern Spain.

Distant Oaks Music at St. Matthew's, St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 3281 16th St; 863-6371. 3pm, $7-12.

Eduardo Fernandez Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness; 392-4400. 7pm, $24-34.

Theo Page and David Brewer Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Al Roach Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Layla Shaleen Johnny Foley's. 9pm.

Bay Area

Bobs Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $18.50.

Davka Cayuga Vault, 1100 Soquel, Santa Cruz; (831) 421-9471. 7:30pm, $14.

Vocolot La Peña Cultural Center. 7:30pm, $18. See 8 Days a Week, page 56.

Dance clubs

Butterfly 7pm. With DJ Centipede.

Club Compression Cellar. 9pm-2am, $5. Drum 'n' bass with residents and guests.

Club Havana Jelly's. 4pm, $7. Latin music.

Club KY Amnesia. 10pm, free. A queer/multigendered dance club featuring punk, indie-rock, garage, and more wtih Spike and rotating DJs.

Dalva 9pm-1am, free. With DJ Anna and Philip Sherburne.

Devotion Endup. 8pm, $10. House music with DJ Ruben Mancias and guest Jay-J.

Dub Mission Elbo Room. 9pm-2am, $5. With DJs Sep, Spliff Skankin', and I-Vier.

Epilogue Skylark. 9pm, free. With Delon, Yamu, Joker, Add1, Stef, and Moontrane Conductors.

For Those Who Know An Sibin. 9pm-2am, $3. Underground hip-hop, funk, soul, and breaks.

Give N Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 7pm-2am. House, Brazilian house, and breaks with Dustin, Riddler, and Mosses.

Juke Joint Julip. 9pm–2am, free. With Toph One.

Luscious Liquid. 10pm-2am. Deep tribal, hard progressive, and house with Dharma, Unity, Origin, and guest DJs.

111 Minna Gallery 9pm-2am, $15. With Lazy Dog featuring Ben Watt and Jay Hannan and guest Andy Caldwell.

Players and Players DNA Lounge. 9pm, $25. With DJs Spesh and Geoff and fetish fashion performances by Madame S, Dark Garden, Arianna Avila, Vanessa and Whisper, and others.

Rebirth 330 Ritch. 10pm. Soul and hip-hop with Henry, Joe Quixx, Kevvy Kev, and Will.

Reggae Sundaze Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am, $5. Reggae music spun by DJ Ras David I.

Salamat Sundays Club Tropi Gala, 358 Ocean; 282-7910. 9pm-2am, $12. Latin-fused Middle Eastern music with DJ Medi and the Arabian Knights Band.

SalsaCrazy Sunday Metronome Ballroom. 6:30-11:30pm, $6-15. Salsa dance social and dance lessons.

Selector Sundays Blind Tiger. 9pm-2am, $5. With the Unsung Heroes.

Shack Up! Arrow. 10pm-2am, free. Indie, art rock, soul, psychedelic, new wave, and funk with Tony Machine, Charles Kutch, and Melanie Valentine.

Spundae 1015 Folsom. 9pm-6am, $5. With rotating DJs and special guests.

Storytelling Night Odeon Bar. 7pm-2am. Hosted by Jerico Reese.

The Stud "Planet Big," 5-10pm. A club for big men and their admirers. "S.U.K.," 10pm-2am. With DJs Dangerous Dan and Shifty Paul.

Sundance Saloon Space 550. 6-11pm, $5. A country-western dance event.

Sunday School Sno-Drift. 8pm-4am, $10. House and downtempo with residents.

Sunday T-Dance Endup. 6am-8pm. House music with rotating residents.

Valley of the Dolls Fuse. 9pm, free. Hip-hop and lounge.

Volume Storyville. 10pm-2am. Hip-hop, soul, classics, and dancehall with D-Sharp, Megablack, Ball-D, Marc Stretch, and Malachi.

Bay Area

Kings of Reggae Shattuck Downlow. 8pm-2am, $5. Hip-hop and dancehall.

Oakland Reggae Eli's Mile High Club. 10pm-2am. With Namane and Rolo 1-3.

Platinum Rock Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Repenthouse Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am.

Salsa con Sabor Cafe de la Paz, 1600 Shattuck, Berk; (510) 843-0662. 7-11pm, $5.

Summer Sundays Club Fusetti. 10pm. World beat and house music.

Classical

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 2pm, $26-175. See Fri/29.

San Francisco Symphony San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Davies Symphony Hall, 401 Van Ness; 864-6000. 2pm, $15-87. See Fri/29.

Scholar Cantorum of the National Shrine of Saint Francis National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi, 610 Vallejo; 983-0405 ext 17. 4pm, free. John Renke directs an Advent carol concert.

Loretta Taylor, Shirley Wong-Frentzel, Samsum Van Loon San Francisco Community Music Center, 544 Capp; 647-6015. 4pm, free. The musicians perform works by Bach, Couperin, Bartók, Pärt, and others.

Bay Area

Stefano Fuizzi, Marta Mazzini MusicSources, 1000 The Alameda, Berk; (510) 528-1685. 5pm, $15-18. Fortepianist Stefano Fiuzzi and flutist Marta Mazzini perform works by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven.

'21st Annual Piano Festival' Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society, Miramar Beach, Half Moon Bay; (650) 726-4143. 4:30pm.

monday 2

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Go Van Gogh Odeon Bar. 6:30pm, free.

'Monday Night Hoot' Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $5.

Saliva, Audiovent, Theory of a Dead Man Fillmore. 8pm, $15.

'Viv and a Movie' Red Devil Lounge. 8pm, $10.

Bay Area

Green Eggs and Schramm Fourth Street Tavern. 9:30pm.

Steve Gannon Band and Mz. Dee Blakes. 9:30pm, $4.

Jazz/new music

Back Burner Blues Band Black Cat. 9pm.

Bishop Norman Williams Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Kevin Gibbs and Ruth Davies Moose's. 7:30pm.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Noel Jewkes, Jules Broussard, Larry Vuckovich, Nat Johnson, Danny Spencer Bistro 339. 7:30pm, $8.

Patrick Maier Band Starlight Room. 8pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 7-11pm.

Eric Shifrin Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Lavay Smith Enrico's. 7pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Bay Area

Joelle Leandre Mills College Concert Hall, 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakl; (510) 430-2296. 8pm, $5-10. The bassist performs with William Winant, Chris Brown, Fred Frith, Miya Masaoka, India Cooke, and David Wessel.

Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $10.

Folk/world/country

Acoustic open mic Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, free. With Dave Lawrence.

Open mic Hotel Utah Saloon. 7pm, free. With Bob Willard.

Open mic Voodoo Lounge. 7pm, free.

Bay Area

Kammen and Swan Freight and Salvage. 8pm, $16.50.

Dance clubs

A Case of the Mondays Amnesia. 9pm-2am, free. Funky downtempo classics, deep house, and more with Cracker Jack DJs.

Club Dread Justice League. 10pm, $10. Reggae and dancehall.

Easy Delirium, 3139 16th St; 552-5525. 10pm, free. With Sly and Chad Mitchell.

Electroshock Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Electro, synth, pop, and dark wave.

Elevate Cellar. 9:30pm, free. R&B, hip-hop, old-school, acid jazz, and downtempo.

Grateful Dead Jams Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. Dark Star Dan plays rare Grateful Dead tracks.

Halflife An Sibin. 9pm-2am, free. Drum 'n' bass with kryptyk, DJ M, DJ S&M, Dominatrix, and guests.

Little Sara's Tea Party Fuse. 9pm, free. Hip-hop and downtempo.

Main Ingredient Julip. 9:30pm. With DJ Wisdom and JayBee.

Manik Mundae Skylark. 9pm, free. With Didje Kelli and Linden C.

Marinate Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $2. Downbeat electro lounge with DJ EO and Daze.

Milkshake Mondays Sno-Drift. 10pm-2am, $5. With Travis.

Minimal Mondays Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. With Forest, Chris B., Terrac, Creamy Goodness, Sariah, and Joe Rice.

Redwood Room 8pm-midnight. Jazz with Consuelo Kevin.

Rhythm Riot Tunnel Top. 10pm-2am, free. Funk, reggae, Latin, rare groove, soul, R&B, and jazz with AM Radio, Stellar Trax, and special guests.

Risqué Curve, 747 Third St; 896-2286. 9pm-2am, free. Soulful house, old-school, and beats with DJs Chris Dadzitis and Zaxxon.

Self-Serve DJ Nite and Music Appreciation Society Voodoo Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Open turntables.

Sex in Zero Gravity Border Cantina, 1192 Folsom; 820-4876. 10pm-2am, $5. Techno funk and house music with James D and Eli B.

Soul Café Blind Tiger. 9:30pm, $5-10. Funk, soul, R&B, and hip-hop with DJ Jerry Ross and Daniela.

Soul House Red Eye Lounge, 1337 Mission; 437-1337. 9pm-2am, $5, free before 11pm. House music with DJs Tune, Abdul, and Mike Anon.

The Stud 6:30-9pm, $10. Queer lindy hop lessons. 10pm. Funk and deep house.

Tranquility Base 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, free. With DF Tram and Jonas Judd.

Vroom El Rio. 8pm-midnight, $1. Punk, funk, and soul.

Bay Area

Shattuck Down Low 9pm, $3. With local DJs and artists.

Mystery Night Ruby Room. 10pm-2am.

Underground Lounge Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. Psycho '60s and porno '70s.

Classical

Left Coast Chamber Ensemble San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Veterans Green Room, 401 Van Ness; 642-8054. 8pm, $14-19. The ensemble performs works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Zivian.

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 8pm, $24-165. See Wed/27.

tuesday 3

Rock/blues/hip-hop

Bizar Bazaar Boom Boom Room. 9:20pm, $4. With Michael Bizar, Simon Rochester, Murph, and Jim Richards.

Diggsville, Anthony Powers, Kitra Tongue and Groove. 9pm, free.

Marianne Faithfull Fillmore. 8pm, $25.

'For the Love' Last Day Saloon. 9pm, $5.

Kentucky Slim Blue Lamp. 9:30pm, free.

Lessick, Ebb and Flow Hemlock Tavern. 10pm, $5.

Owen, Matt Keating Bottom of the Hill. 9pm, $7.

Shimmer Kids, Brian Kenney Fresno, Craig Markel Cafe du Nord. 10pm, $5.

STFU, Exitwound, Nigel Pepper Cock Curve Bar. 9pm.

Swing Session Broadway Studios. 7:15pm, $15.

Jazz/new music

Dave Bernstein Enrico's. 7pm.

Cecil Wells Quintet Les Joulins. 8pm.

Collective West Jazz Orchestra Cellar at Johnny Foley's. 9pm, $3.

Fred Ross Project Starlight Room. 9pm.

Art Hirahara, Todd Sickafoose, Scott Amendola Intersection for the Arts, 446 Valencia; 626-3311. 8pm, $12-15 sliding scale.

Jason Myers Trio Houston's, 1800 Montgomery; 392-9280. 6pm.

Ken Muir Moose's. 7:30pm.

Jacqui Naylor Plush Room. 8pm, $25.

Realistic Bruno's. 9pm, $5.

'SF Symphony Jazz Jam' Beach Chalet. 6:30pm.

Ricardo Scales Top of the Mark. 6-10pm.

Eric Shifrin Chez Spencer, 82 14th St; 864-2191. 7-9pm.

Adam Shulman Washington Square Bar and Grill. 7-10pm.

Tony Saunders' Jazz Trio John's Grill, 63 Ellis; 986-0069. 6:30-10pm.

Bay Area

Anthony Wilson Nonet Yoshi's. 8 and 10pm, $16.

Dan Damon Baltic. 5pm, free.

Empyrean Ensemble First Congregational Church, Berk; (530) 752-4492, music.ucdavis.edu/empyrean. 8pm, $10-18.

Saul Kaye Trio Jupiter. 8pm, free.

Folk/world/country

Bat Makumba Elbo Room. 9pm, $6.

Traditional Irish music session Plough and Stars. 9pm.

Angela Valley Rock Soup. 7:30pm.

Bay Area

Starry Plough Open Mic Starry Plough. 8pm, free.

Farmers Market, Toids Ashkenaz. 8:30pm, $10. See 8 Days a Week, page 56.

Dance clubs

Addicted Backflip. 10pm-2am.

Arrow 10pm-2am. Punk rock with DJ Dwight and Eyepatch Guy.

Ay Karamba! Glas Kat. 9:30pm-2am, $8. Salsa lessons.

Curve 747 Third; 896-2286. 10pm-2am, free. Soulful grooves and flashbacks with DJs Kevvy Kev, Malachi, and Ball D.

Development AsiaSF. 10pm. Reference, Raygun, and Mykul Crane spin breakbeat and house.

Electro/acoustic/video improv 26 Mix. 10pm-2am, $3 donation.

EZ Music for Hard Times Club Deluxe. 10pm. With DJs Brian Cox, Power Lounger, and guests.

Gravy Train Dalva. 10pm-2am, free. With DJs Vinnie Esparza, Asti Spumanti, and Jonny Deeper.

Hot Pink Voodoo Lounge. 10pm, $5. With DJ Chuck.

Impulse An Sibin. 10pm-2am. Techno with rotating residents.

Industry Jezebels Joint. 9:30pm-2am, free. Punk and industrial with DJs Chris, Rabbit, and guests.

Ja Man Sacrifice. 10pm-2am, $3. Reggae.

Mayonnaise Skylark. 9pm, free. House music.

Non-Tronika Amber, 718 14th St; 626-7827. 9pm-2am, free. A rock dance club with Andre Lucero, Nikola Baytala, and Ray Muller.

Outernational Mix Nickie's BBQ. 9pm-2am. DJ Cheb I Sabbah spins a blend of international music.

S.I.N. Cellar. 9pmm, free. With rotating DJs.

Taco Tuesday Border Cantina; 626-0414. 5-10pm, free. House music with M3, Anthony Garlic, Chulada, and special guests.

T.K.O. Hush Hush Lounge. 9pm-2am, $3. Hip-hop with DJs Charlie Bucket, Kaution, Ocir, Halo 1, and Able.

Totality Pow! A Cocktail Lounge. 9pm-2am, free. Hip-hop, dancehall, downtempo, acid jazz, and breaks with DJs Alexander, Joker, Kurse, Inque, and Yamu.

TrannyShack The Stud. 10pm-3am. A drag show with hostess Heklina.

Bay Area

Bounce Rock Skate Bluesville. 10pm, $5. With Bay Area DJs and special guests.

Club Purgatory Club Muse. 9pm-2am, $5. DJ Caine spins European dance, industrial, and electronic music.

Good Times Radio, 435 13th St, Oakl; (510) 451-2889. 10pm-2am. With Kitty and Sean spin '70s pop, funk-rock, and more.

Posh Shattuck Down Low. 9:30pm-2am. Downtempo, disco breaks, drum 'n' bass, and deep house.

RawSugar Oasis, 135 12th St, Oakl; (510) 763-0404. 9pm. Drum 'n' bass and breakbeats.

Ruby Room 10pm-2am. Punk, power pop, and breakbeats.

Smooth Grooves Club Fusetti. 9pm. Hip-hop and R&B with Phiness and Qwest.

Classical

Chamber Music Masters concert San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Hellman Hall, 1201 Ortega; 759-3475. 8pm, $10-15.

San Francisco Opera San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center, Opera House, 401 Van Ness; 864-3330. 7:30pm, $24-165. See Fri/29.

SFSU chamber music student recital Knuth Hall, SFSU, 19th Ave and Holloway; 338-2467. 1pm, free.