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CHARLIE E. -- Friday at 11:30. Free. Wilde Lake Village Center, 10451 Twin Rivers Rd., Columbia. 443-367-0110.

THE DULCIE TAYLOR TRIO -- Friday at 11:45. Free. Welburn Square, between Stuart and Taylor streets at the Ballston Metro station, Arlington. 703-228-1850 or 703-228-6966.

THE MOONLIGHTERS -- Friday at noon. Free. Bethesda Place, Old Georgetown Road and Woodmont avenue, Bethesda. 301-215-6660.

LATIN JAZZ ALLSTARS -- Friday at 5. Free. National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, Seventh and Constitution NW. 202-289-3360 or 202-737-4215.

ORLANDO PHILLIPS -- Friday at 6. Free. Kings Contrivance Village Center, 8600 Guilford Rd., Columbia. 443-367-0110.

JEFF GOVER -- Friday at 6. Free. River Hill Village Center, 6030 Daybreak Circle, Columbia. 443-367-0110.

THE B2B BAND -- Friday at 6:30. Free. Herndon Town Green, 777 Lynn St., Herndon. 703-481-6133.

BLUE MOUNTAIN GROOVE -- Friday at 6:30. Upton Hill Regional Park, 6060 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-534-3437.

THE BOTTOM LINE BAND -- Friday at 7. Free. La Plata Town Hall, 5 Garrett Ave., La Plata. 301-934-8421.

KING TEDDY -- Friday at 7. Free. City Hall Concert Pavilion, 31 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-258-6350.

THE BENITO GONZALEZ QUARTET -- Friday at 7. Free. Borders Books, 18th and L NW. 202-466-4999.

THE LEGENDARY ORIOLES, the Swallows and Pookie Hudson & the Spaniels, Friday at 7:30. A free "Weekend's Weekends" concert sponsored by The Washington Post. Carter Barron Amphitheatre, 4850 Colorado Ave. NW. 202-334-4748 or 202-254-2468.

SWING SHIFT -- Friday at 7:30. Lake Accotink Park, 7500 Accotink Park Rd., Springfield. 703-569-3464 or 703-425-9300.

BONNIE RIDEOUT -- Friday at 7:30. Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-228-2828.

MARIACHI LOS AMIGOS -- Friday at 7:30. Mason District Park, Newton W. Edwards Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-941-1730 or 703-324-8680.

PABLO ANTONIO Y LA FIRMA -- Friday at 7:30. Free. Kingstowne Towne Center, 5955 Kingstowne Blvd., Franconia. 703-971-6262 or 703-425-9300.

CARIBBEAN AMERICAN International Steel Orchestra, Friday at 7:30. Royal Lake Park, 5344 Gainsborough Dr., Fairfax. 703-425-9300 or 703-324-8680.

ALMOST RECESS -- Friday at 7:30. Free. Bluemont Concerts, old Frederick County Courthouse lawn, Loudoun Street Mall, Winchester. 703-777-6306.

BEAUSOLEIL AVEC MICHAEL Doucet and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Friday at 8. Columbia Festival of the Arts, Rouse Theatre, Wilde Lake High School, 5460 Trumpeter Rd., Columbia. 703-218-6500 or 410-715-3089.

CHESAPEAKE BLUEGRASS Festival, Saturday noon to 10, with Blue Highway, Dale Ann Bradley, Bob Perilla's Big Hillbilly Bluegrass Band and others. Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 General's Hwy., Crownsville. 410-923-3400.

PROJECT NATALE -- Saturday at 12:30. Free. City Place, 8661 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-589-1091, Ext. 3003.

BALTIMORE BRASS -- Saturday at 1 and 3. Free. Fort McHenry National Monument, 2400 E. Fort Ave., Baltimore. 410-962-4290.

THE GRANDSONS -- Saturday at 2. Free. Bowie Town Green, Route 564 and Ninth Street, Bowie. 301-809-3078.

THE TOOTSI GRIPPER ENSEMBLE -- Saturday at 4. Greater First Baptist Church, 2701 13th St. NW. 202-462-6127.

THE LOVEJOY GROUP -- Saturday at 6. Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St. NW. 202-347-7527.

ALTE KAMERADEN GERMAN BAND -- Saturday at 6:30. Free. Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. 703-330-2787.

LEA -- Saturday at 7. Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, 9750 Meadowlark Gardens Ct., Vienna. 703-255-3631.

TOM TEASLEY and Stream & the Blue Dragons, Saturday at 7. Potomac Overlook Regional Park, 2845 N. Marcey St., Arlington. 703-528-5406.

JESSICA SIMPSON and Ryan Cabrera, Saturday at 7:30. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr. off Wellington Road, outside Manassas. 202-397-7328 or 703-573-7328; for taped concert updates, 703-754-1288.

YOLANDA ADAMS, JOHN Stoddart and W. Ellington Felton, Saturday at 7:30. Carter Barron Amphitheatre, 4850 Colorado Ave. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-254-2468.

RIGHT FOOT RED -- Saturday at 7:30. Free. Reston Town Center Pavilion, Reston Parkway and New Dominion Drive, Reston. 703-912-4062.

JAMBULAY -- Saturday at 7:30. Bluemont Concerts, Pace West School lawn, 14550 John Marshall Hwy., Haymarket. 703-777-6306.

ALMOST RECESS -- Saturday at 7:30. Bluemont Concerts, on the lawn of the old Warren Green Hotel, 29 Culpeper St., Warrenton. 703-777-6306.

THE INDIGO GIRLS and Doug Wamble, Saturday at 8. Merriweather Post Pavilion, Broken Land Parkway off U.S. 29, Columbia. 202-397-7328 or 410-715-5550.

PRIMITIVE MINDS -- Saturday at 8. Free. Black Rock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260.

CAPT. FANTASTIC -- Saturday at 8. Free. Harborplace Amphitheater, Pratt and Light streets, Baltimore. 800-427-2671 or 410-332-4191.

ZOE MULFORD & JEFF Severson, Saturday at 8. River Road Unitarian Church, 6301 River Rd., Bethesda. 301-229-0400.

THE JONES FAMILY -- Saturday at 8. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 4512 College Ave., College Park. 301-779-6863.

LISA MOSCATIELLO -- Sunday at 3. Free. McLean Central Park, adjacent to the McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-0123.

ST. VERONICA'S STEEL Youth Orchestra, Sunday at 4. Free. Harborplace Amphitheater, Pratt and Light streets, Baltimore. 800-427-2671 or 410-332-4191.

CLETUS KENNELLY -- Sunday at 5. Downs Park, 8311 John Downs Loop, Pasadena. 410-222-6230.

THE CRAVIN' DOGS -- Sunday at 6. Free. Great Falls Village Center, Georgetown Pike and Walker Road, Great Falls. 703-759-2485.

HOUSTON PERSON -- Sunday at 6. St. James Episcopal Church, 829 N. Arlington Ave., Baltimore. 410-523-4588.

LATIN JAZZ ALL STARS -- Sunday at 6:30. Free. Bladensburg Waterfront Park, 4601 Annapolis Rd., Bladensburg. 301-779-0371.

NAVY CRUISERS -- Sunday at 7. Free. Baker Park, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick. 301-228-2844.

THE RAW HANDS BAND -- Sunday at 7. Free. Allen Pond Park, 3330 Northview Dr. , Bowie. 301-809-3078.

ALMOST RECESS -- Sunday at 7. Bluemont Concerts, Loudoun County Courthouse lawn, Market and King streets, Leesburg. 703-777-6306.

DOC'S BIG BAND -- Sunday at 7. Fort Hunt Park, on the George Washington Parkway at Fort Hunt Road, about six miles south of Alexandria. 703-289-2500.

JAKE SHIMABUKURO -- Sunday at 7:30. Columbia Festival of the Arts, Smith Theatre, Howard Community College, 10701 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 703-218-6500 or 410-715-3089.

LATIN JAZZ ALLSTARS -- Monday at 12:30. Free. Andres Bello Auditorium, Inter-American Cultural Center, 1300 New York Ave. NW. 202-623-3929.

ERIC CLAPTON and Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Monday at 7:30. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-628-3200.

LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO with Vusi Mahlasela, Monday at 7:30. Columbia Festival of the Arts, Rouse Theatre, Wilde Lake High School, 5460 Trumpeter Rd., Columbia. 703-218-6500 or 410-715-3089.

SOLAZO -- Monday at 7:30. Free. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. 410-263-5544.

OCTOBER SKIES -- Tuesday at 11:45. Free. Spice of Life Plaza, 1401 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-228-1850.

NAVY COMMODORES -- Tuesday at 7. Free. Cabin John Regional Park, 7400 Tuckerman Lane, Rockville. 301-299-0024 or 240-777-6821.

TOM JONES -- Tuesday at 8. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

THE DIXIE POWER TRIO -- Wednesday at 11. Free. Rockville Town Center, Maryland and East Montgomery avenues, Rockville. 240-314-8600.

HALLEY SHOENBERG -- Wednesday at noon. Free. Willow Garden, at 7201 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 301-352-5387.

CHUCK DURFOR -- Wednesday at 6. Free. Oakland Mills Village Center, 5865 Robert Oliver Pl., Columbia. 443-367-0110.

SOL Y CANTO -- Wednesday at 6:30. Free. Centennial Park South, 10000 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City. 410-313-7275 or 410-313-4700.

THE PRESIDENT'S MEN -- Wednesday at 7. Free. Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Rd., Wheaton. 301-680-3803 or 240-777-6821.

THE ALEXANDRIA KLEZTET -- Wednesday at 7:30. Free. Friendship Heights Village Center, 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. 301-656-2797.

HONKY TONK CONFIDENTIAL -- Wednesday at 7:30. Free. Lee District Park, 6601 Telegraph Rd., Franconia. Free. 703-922-9841 or 703-324-8680.

PHIL MATHIEU & TOM PRINCIPATO -- Wednesday at 7:30. Strathmore Hall Arts Center, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. 301-530-0540.

MIKE STAFFORD & BRUCE Ewan, Wednesday at 7:30. Mason District Park, Newton W. Edwards Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-941-1730 or 703-324-8680.

TOM PRINCIPATO -- Thursday at 11:45. Free. Metro Park, North Moore and North Lynn streets, Arlington. 703-228-1850.

SEAMUS KENNEDY -- Thursday at noon. Free. City Hall Concert Pavilion, 31 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-258-6350.

TRAVESSIA -- Thursday at noon. Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-312-1300.

MARGE CALHOUN -- Thursday at noon. Free. Farragut Square, 17th and K NW. 202-619-7222.

BAD INFLUENCE -- Thursday at 6. Free. Veterans Park, Woodmont and Norfolk avenues, Bethesda. 301-215-6660.

DANZIG & WOOLEY -- Thursday at 6. Free. Hickory Ridge Village Center, Freetown Road and Cedar Lane, Columbia. 443-367-0110.

SEAN LANE -- Thursday at 6. Free. Dorsey's Search Village Center, Dorsey Hall Drive and Columbia Road, Columbia. 443-367-0110.

DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL, Thrice, the Get Up Kids and Head Automatica, Thursday at 6:30. Merriweather Post Pavilion, Broken Land Parkway off U.S. 29, Columbia. 202-397-7328 or 410-715-5550.

AL WILLIAMS & FRIENDS -- Thursday at 6:30. Free. Herndon Town Green, 777 Lynn St., Herndon. 703-435-6868.

JOE MARTONE -- Thursday at 6:30. Free. Church Cove Park, Willow and Green streets, St. Michaels, Md. 410-745-6073.

THE DAVID BACH CONSORT -- Thursday at 7. Free. Silver Plaza, on Ellsworth Drive between Georgia Avenue and Fenton Street, Silver Spring. 301-565-7300.

FALLS CHURCH SWING Ensemble and Jamey Turner, Thursday at 7. Free. Cherry Hill Park, 300 Park Ave., Falls Church. 703-532-0884.

YVONNE JOHNSON -- Thursday at 7. Free. Lake Anne Plaza, Village and North Shore drives, Reston. 703-476-4500.

MANDO MAFIA -- Thursday at 7:30. Free. Nottoway Park, 9601 Courthouse Rd., Vienna. 703-938-7532 or 703-324-8680.

MODERN MAN AND FOUR Bitchin' Babes, Thursday at 7:30. Columbia Festival of the Arts, Rouse Theatre, Wilde Lake High School, 5460 Trumpeter Rd., Columbia. 703-218-6500 or 410-715-3089.

ANTHONY HAMILTON, Fertile Ground and Mike Brooks, Thursday at 8. Warner Theatre, 13th and E NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-783-4000.

Dancing

THE GIGMEISTERS -- Friday at 8:30; contra lesson at 7:30. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 202-691-7394 or 301-320-2330.

BOILERMAKERS JAZZ BAND -- Friday at 9; swing lesson at 8:30. Chevy Chase Ballroom, 5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 703-359-9882.

TUXEDO PARK ORCHESTRA -- Friday at 9; swing lesson at 8:30. Washington Hilton Dulles Airport, 13869 Park Center Rd., Herndon. 703-359-9882.

SWALLOWTAIL -- Saturday at 8; contra workshop at 7:30. Purcellville Skating Rink, 250 S. Nursery Ave., Purcellville. 540-338-5025.

THE NIGHTHAWKS -- Saturday at 9; swing workshop at 8. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-340-9732 or 301-320-2330.

COLVIN RUN DANCE BAND -- Saturday at 9. Colvin Run Schoolhouse, 10201 Colvin Run Rd., Great Falls. 703-430-3342.

SWALLOWTAIL -- Sunday at 3:30; waltz lesson at 3. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 703-978-0375 or 301-320-2330.

TUXEDO PARK ORCHESTRA -- Tuesday at 9. Clarendon Ballroom, 3185 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-359-9882.