Jan. 3 - 5 - 36th annual Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival. Jan. 3, 7:30 p.m.; Jan. 4, 3 & 6:30 p.m.; Jan. 5, 1 & 4:30 p.m. Historic sanctuary decorated for holiday feast as musicians and jugglers, lords and ladies, servants and cooks gather for celebration. Festivities progress with carols, dancers, sheep and shepherds all re-telling the Christmas story, all to the strains of the church's grand organ, choir and brass ensemble.

•Tickets: $20 reserved seating (limited), $15 general. 814 Asylum Ave., Hartford. Information: 860-278-0785;


Oct. 19 - Webster Classical Series: Venice Baroque Orchestra with Giuliano Carmignola. 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28-$55. Belding Theater.

Jan. 10 - Fleet Showcase: Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Company with the Connecticut Classical Guitar Society. 7:30 p.m. Call for tickets. Belding Theater.

Feb. 13 - Webster Classical Series: Boston Symphony Orchestra with Midori. 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28-$75. Mortensen Hall.

March 22 - Webster Classical Series: Peter Serkin with the Brandenburg Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28-$55. Belding Theater.

April 13 - Webster Classical Series: Richard Stoltzman and Emanuel Ax. 3 p.m. Tickets: $28-$55. Belding Theater.

April 23 - Webster Classical Series: Joshua Bell with the Orchestra of St. Luke's. 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $28-$55. Belding Theater.

•Subject to change. The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Information: 860-987-5900;


Oct. 3 - David Westfall. Piano.

Nov. 7 - Adaskin String Trio.

Dec. 5 - Peter and Cindi Harvey's 30th annual "Christmas in the City."

Feb. 6 - Fiesta! Mexican/Caribbean songs and stories.

March 6 - Valerie Tutson. African American stories and legends.

April 3 - Students from Greater Hartford Arts Academy.