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Pierre Bensusan, French-Algerian guitarist, singer and composer, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $20 advance, $25 door. onelongfellowsquare. com. 8 p.m. Friday.

Roomful Of Blues, blues, R&B, Fryeburg Academy (Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center), Fryeburg, $10 to $22.50. fryeburgacademy.org/pac. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Aaron Carter, pop, Memory Lane, Standish, $13 advance, $18 door, 21-plus. memorylanemusichall.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

DuoInteraktiv, combining flute with electronic and computer-based music, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston, free, tickets required. 786-6135. 7:30 p.m. Friday.

J. Geils, Jeff Pitchell, Gerry Beaudoin and Texas Flood, blues and classic rock, Jonathan's Restaurant, Ogunquit, $42.50 advance, $46.50 door. jonathansrestaurant.com. 8 p.m. Friday.

F.O.G. Festival Night 2, John Popper of Blues Traveler jams with Portland bands including Anna & The Diggs, Pete Kilpatrick Band, John Clavette Band, Blues Brothers Tribute Band and many others, Port City Music Hall, Portland, $10 to $15, 18-plus. portcitymusichall.com. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Milo Greene, indie folk, Empire Dine and Dance, Portland, $12 advance, $15 door, 21-plus. portlandempire.com. 9 p.m. Saturday.

Johnny A, One Longfellow Square, Portland, $25 advance, $30 door. onelongfellowsquare.com. Blues, 8 p.m. Saturday.

Snaex, with Wesley Hartley and The Traveling Trees, The Oak and the Ax, Biddeford, $8. theoakandtheax.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Celtic Woman, vocalists Chloe Agnew, Lisa Lambe and Susan McFadden and violinist Mairead Nesbitt, Merrill Auditorium, Portland, $47.50 to $107.50. porttix.com. 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday.

Grace Kelly, jazz saxophonist and vocalist, Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath, $20 advance, $23 door. chocolatechurcharts.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Lady Lamb the Beekeeper CD-release show for "Ripely Pine," with Xenia Rubinos and Cuddle Magic, Space, Portland, $10 advance, $12 door, all ages. space538.org. 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

New Gloucester Village Coffee House featuring Bluezberry Jam, First Congregational Church, New Gloucester, $5 to $10. 926-3260. 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

The Blue Loafers, blues, Irish Twins Pub, Lewiston. 376-3088. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Hiroko Fogarty, shamisen performance, part of Japanese Celebration Weekend, Patten Free Library, Bath. bath-tsugaru.org. 3 p.m. Saturday.

The Blues Prophets, blues, Big Easy, Portland, $7, 21-plus. bigeasyportland.com. 8 p.m. Saturday.

Shape note singing, four-part singing tradition also known as sacred harp, all welcome, The New Church, Portland, free. maineshapenotesinging.org. 1 to 4 p.m. March 3.

The Forge, Irish-themed music with bodhran, fiddle, harp, flute and voice, Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston, $12. batestickets.com. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.


Weekly bird walk, with COA student naturalist Anna Stunkel, College of the Atlantic (George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History), Bar Harbor, free. 288-5395. Meet at the museum's north entrance, 1 p.m. Wednesday. 

Special Events

Laseropolooza 2013, University of Southern Maine (Southworth Planetarium), Portland, $5, $1 extra for 3D glasses. usm.maine.edu/planet. "Laser Perseus," "Andromeda" and "Laser Magic," 1 p.m. Sunday; "Laser Orion" and "Laser Mania," 3 p.m. Sunday.

Fort Andross Winter Antique Show, more than 50 antique dealers from Virginia, Massachusetts and Maine, Fort Andross, Brunswick, $4. 725-2855. 10 a.m. Sunday.

Oscar Party, Red carpet preview followed by awards on the big screen in HD, Strand Theatre, Rockland, free. rocklandstrand.com. 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, "Rigoletto," encore screening, new staging by Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $15 to $23. rocklandstrand.com. 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Shoot Media Project presents Episode 5 of "TV SHOW," TV variety show with cooking, interviews, music videos and more, Space, Portland, $5. space538.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Ballet Opera de Paris in HD, "Don Quixote," colorful, humorous, dramatic ballet, Strand Theatre, Rockland, $10 to $15. rocklandstrand.com. 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Japanese Dinner, Japanese food prepared by local chefs and restaurants, part of Japanese Celebration Weekend, Bath Middle School, $5 to $10, under 5 free. bath-tsugaru.org. 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

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