PIANIST SIMONE DINNERSTEIN. @text1:Friday, Feb. 22, 8 p.m., Gordon College, Phillips Music Center, Recital Hall, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. Performance of Bach’s “Goldberg Variations.” Part of Gordon College’s Adams Foundation Piano Recital Series. $20/general, $10/seniors. Tickets at 978-867-3400 or www.gordon.edu.
GOSPEL JOURNEYS. @text1:Saturday, Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m., Endicott College, Center for the Arts, 376 Hale St., Beverly. Join the Endicott Singers and Boston-area gospel choirs for a performance of various art forms of gospel music, including work songs, spirituals, hymns and more. Performers will explore the connection from gospel to hip-hop in concert. Also, Endicott College dance students of the Repertory Dance Ensemble and guests from New England Conservatory, Northeastern University and more will perform. $10/general, $5/seniors and students of other institutions; free/Endicott ID holders. www.endicott.edu/centerfor thearts or 978-998-7700.
GULU-GULU CAFE. @text1:Feb. 21, Guy Zacardi, 8 p.m.; Feb. 22, Marina Evans, 8 p.m.; Feb. 23, Underwater Airport, 8 p.m.; Feb. 27, open mike, 7:30 p.m. 247 Essex St., Salem. 978-740-8882.
HARDCOVER CAFE. @text1:Friday, Feb. 22, Julie D. 15 A Newbury St., Danvers. 978-774-1223.
HOWLING WOLF TAQUERIA.@text1: Friday, Feb. 22, 10 p.m. to midnight, Ross Livermore; Saturday, Feb. 23, 10 p.m. to midnight, Noe Socha; Sunday, Feb. 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Steve Spungin; Thursday, Feb. 28, 10 p.m., System Soul. 76 Lafayette St., Salem. 978-744-9653, www.feedyourwolf.com.
IN A PIG’S EYE.@text1: Feb. 21, Lydia Harrell; Feb. 22, Blues Jam 4 to 7 p.m.; Zeke Martin, 9 to 11:30 p.m.; Feb. 23, Cannibal Ramblers; Feb. 24, Eric Reardon and Friends, 7 to 10 p.m.; Feb. 25, open mike with Dave Bailin; Feb. 27, Grateful Ted and Pete Tentindo; Feb. 28, Lois Lane and The Daily Planets. 148 Derby St., Salem. 978-741-4436.