WIRED.TO.THE.EDGE. Thursday, April 3, 7:30 p.m., Salem State University Recital Hall, 71 Loring Ave., Salem. Featuring Salem State faculty members Abe Finch, Nick Giarratani and Mike Testa, Wired.to.the.Edge presents an evening of original, experimental multimedia programming meant to amuse, challenge and inspire. $10 suggested donation at the door to benefit scholarships for music majors. 978-542-7890 or www.salemstate.edu/arts.
ME & THEE COFFEEHOUSE. Friday, April 4, 8 p.m., Bill Staines and Sally Rogers with special guest Amanda Maffei at me & thee coffeehouse, located at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. $25 in advance, $28 at the door. 781-631-8987, www.meandthee.org.
ANNUAL JAZZ APPRECIATION DAY CONCERT. Saturday, April 5, 2 to 4 p.m., Salem Five Community Room, Essex Street Walking Mall, 210 Essex St., Salem. Salem Jazz and Soul Festival presents its fifth annual City of Salem Jazz Appreciation Day concert to kick off Jazz Appreciation Month. Concert features the North Shore Jazz Project All Stars, a big band made up of the North Shore’s premier high-school jazz musicians, directed by professional saxophonist Mike Tucker. Show opens the festival’s eighth season of producing free concerts and supporting music education causes on the North Shore. Free. salemjazzsoul.org.
THE FIRST CHURCH BELL RINGERS. Sunday, April 6, 2 p.m., Ipswich Public Library, Collins Room, 25 N. Main St., Ipswich. Group will perform in the Rogers Room. Program sponsored by the Friends of the Library. www.ipswichlibrary.org, 978-356-6648.
NORTH INDIAN VOCAL MUSIC CONCERT AND TALK. Monday, April 7, 6:30 p.m., Salem State University Recital Hall, 71 Loring Ave., Salem. Guest artist Ashwini Bhide Deshpande and Saili Oak Kalyanpur perform a concert of Hindustani classical music. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Music professor Dr. Peter Kvetko will present a preconcert talk, The Guru-Disciple Relationship in Indian Music, at 6:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall. General admission is $15, $10 non-Salem State students and seniors, free/Salem State students with ID. Details and tickets at www.salemstatetickets.com.