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"MOUNTAIN STAGE NEWSONG Festival," Friday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sunday 10:30 to 4:30. Concerts, workshops, open sings and other activities on multiple stages with Susan Werner, Darrell Scott, Tom Prasada-Rao, Kenny White, Naked Blue, Robbin Thompson, Peter Mulvey and others. Claymont Court estate, Huyette Road off U.S. 340, near Charles Town, W. Va. 800-594-8499.

JIM HOSSICK -- Friday at 11:30. Free. Kings Contrivance Village Center, 8600 Guilford Rd., Columbia. 443-367-0110.

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

WHOP FRAZIER -- Friday at noon. Free. Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-312-1300.

YVONNE JOHNSON -- Friday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

RAGGS & THE ALL STARS -- Friday at 5. Free. National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, Seventh and Constitution NW. 202-289-3360 or 202-737-4215.

TONY TRISCHKA -- Friday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

"CRYSTAL CITY JAZZ Celebration" -- Friday and Saturday 6 to midnight, with John Cocuzzi, Billy Hancock, Ron Holloway, John Previti and others. Radisson Hotel, 2020 S. Jefferson Davis Hwy., Arlington. 703-685-8618.

SOUL PURPOSE and Yes No Maybe, Friday at 6:30. Free. Herndon Town Green, 777 Lynn St., Herndon. 703-481-6133.

GEORGE BENSON AND WILL Downing, Friday at 7. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

THE NEW HOTS JAZZ ORCHESTRA -- Friday at 7. Free. Town Commons, Main and Chester streets, Front Royal. 540-635-9909.

THE CONTINENTALS -- Friday at 7:30. Free. Kingstowne Towne Center, 5955 Kingstowne Blvd., Franconia. 703-971-6262 or 703-425-9300.

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

THE DARYL DAVIS BAND -- Friday at 7:30. Bluemont Concert Series, old Frederick County Courthouse lawn, Loudoun Street Mall, Winchester. 703-777-6306.

NORAH JONES and Amos Lee, Friday at 8. Merriweather Post Pavilion, Broken Land Parkway off U.S. 29, Columbia. 202-397-7328 or 410-715-5550.

USHER and Kanye West, Friday at 8. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-628-3200.

SHILOH -- Friday at 8. Bowie Center for the Performing Arts, 15200 Annapolis Rd., Bowie. 301-805-0288 or 301-805-1838.

BETHANY YARROW -- Friday at 8. Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown. 304-876-3704.

PROJECT NATALE -- Saturday at 1. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

THE WIGGLES -- Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 4:30. Patriot Center, George Mason University, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. 202-397-7328 or 703-993-8888.

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

THE ELECTRIFYING CROWN Seekers, Leroy Crockett & the Soul Saviors, Debbie Yeadon and the Payne A.M.E. Mass Gospel Choir, Saturday at 5. St. Mark United Methodist Church, 1440 Dorsey Rd., Hanover. 410-799-5150 or 410-519-5879.

KEVIN ENOCH & THE HOOVER Uprights, Saturday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

THE GRILLED LINCOLNS -- Saturday at 6. Free. Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd., Annapolis. 410-222-1777.

AL PETTEWAY & AMY WHITE -- Saturday at 6. Free. Lurman Woodland Theatre, Bloomsbury Avenue and Hilltop Road, Catonsville. 877-278-0961.

THIRD DEGREE -- Saturday at 6:30. Free. Signal Hill Park, 9300 Signal View Dr., Manassas. 703-335-8872.

JOHN MAYER, MAROON 5 and DJ Logic, Saturday at 7. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr. , Bristow. 202-397-7328, 703-573-7328 or 703-754-1288.

INDIGO -- Saturday at 7. Tarara Winery, 13648 Tarara Lane, Leesburg. 703-771-7100.

JAZZ CARAVAN -- Saturday at 7. Baltimore Museum of Art, Art Museum Drive and North Charles Street, Baltimore. 410-396-6001 or 410-396-7100.

NAVY CRUISERS -- Saturday at 7. Free. Town Center, Harrison and Dover streets, Easton. 202-433-2525.

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

THE JUNKYARD SAINTS -- Saturday at 7:30. Bluemont Concert Series, Maury Stadium, Hanover and Kenmore streets, Fredericksburg. 703-777-6306.

THE DIXIE POWER TRIO -- Saturday at 7:30. Bluemont Concert Series, on the lawn of the old Warren Green Hotel, 29 Culpeper St., Warrenton. 703-777-6306.

BILL WELLINGTON & PAUL Hadfield, Saturday at 7:30. Bluemont Concert Series, Pace West School lawn, 14550 John Marshall Hwy., Haymarket. 703-777-6306.

THE JOHN GUERNSEY TRIO and Raymond Y. Chu, Saturday at 7:30. Free. Roosevelt Center, Southway and Crescent roads, Greenbelt. 301-474-5642.

"WILDFLOWER FESTIVAL" -- Saturday at 8, with Judy Collins, Rita Coolidge, Suzanne Vega and Eric Weissburg. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

CARL FILIPIAK -- Saturday at 8. Free. Lake Kittamaqundi, Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. 877-713-9674 or 410-715-3000.

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

STRYKER'S POSSE -- Saturday at 8. Free. Harborplace Amphitheater, Pratt and Light streets, Baltimore. 800-427-2671 or 410-332-4191.

AL JARREAU and Oleta Adams, Saturday and Sunday at 8. Warner Theatre, 13th and E NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-783-4000.

"MEGAFEST 2004" -- Sunday at noon, with Don Omar & Tego Calderon, Monchy & Alexandra, Noelia, Ednitia Nazario, Papi Sanchez, Rey Ruiz and others. Merriweather Post Pavilion, Broken Land Parkway off U.S. 29, Columbia. 202-397-7328 or 410-715-5550.

RHYTHM & BONES SOCIETY -- Sunday at 1. Free. Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1090 Sterling Rd., Herndon. 703-709-0020.

MARC STAGGERS -- Sunday at 2. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

THE BEACH BOYS -- Sunday at 2 and 8. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

NAVAL ACADEMY ELECTRIC Brigade, Sunday at 4. Free. Harborplace Amphitheater, Pratt and Light streets, Baltimore. 800-427-2671 or 410-332-4191.

THE CONTINENTALS -- Sunday at 5. Downs Park, 8311 John Downs Loop, Pasadena. 410-222-6230.

TONY ELLIS -- Sunday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

THE HARD TRAVELERS -- Sunday at 6. Free. Lurman Woodland Theatre, Bloomsbury Avenue and Hilltop Road, Catonsville. 877-278-0961.

THE ORIGINAL DRIFTERS and the Coasters, Sunday at 6. Belmont Country Club, 43880 Russell Branch Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-726-4343.

"MOUNTAIN STAGE NEWSONG Festival Concert,"Sunday at 6, with Lisa Loeb, Junior Brown, Ellis Paul, Darol Anger's String Ensemble and others. Frank Arts Center, Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, W. Va. 800-594-8499.

BLUE SKY 5 -- Sunday at 6. Ladew Topiary Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton. 410-557-9570.

B.G. & THE MOJO HANDS -- Sunday at 6:30. Free. Lake Kittamaqundi, Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. 877-713-9674 or 410-715-3000.

"AMERICAN IDOLS III" -- Sunday at 7, with Fantasia Barrino, Diana Degarmo, Amy Adams, Camile Velasco, George Huff, Jasmine Trias, Jennifer Hudson, John Stevens, Jon Peter Lewis and La Toya London. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-628-3200.

THE WPG TRIO -- Sunday at 7. Free. Baker Park, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick. 301-228-2844.

ARMY FIELD BAND JAZZ Ambassadors, Sunday at 7. Free. Allen Pond Park, 3330 Northview Dr. , Bowie. 301-809-3078.

PYRATES ROYALE -- Sunday at 7:30. Free. Mason District Park, Newton W. Edwards Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-941-1730 or 703-324-8680.

THE TAJ MAHAL TRIO -- Sunday at 8. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St., Easton. 202-397-7328 or 410-820-8822.

THE MUSTANGS -- Monday at noon. Free. Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-312-1300.

C. HUFF -- Monday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

JOHN GUERNSEY -- Tuesday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

THE WIGGLES -- Tuesday and Wednesday at 3 and 6:30. 1st Mariner Arena, 201 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore. 202-397-7328 or 410-347-2010.

MICHAEL CERVERIS -- Tuesday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

UNSTRUNG -- Wednesday at 11. Free. Rockville Town Center, Maryland and East Montgomery avenues, Rockville. 240-314-8600.

THE GUMPTION GROUP -- Wednesday at noon. Free. Willow Garden, at 7201 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 301-352-5387.

LEON EDWARDS -- Wednesday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

ALMOST RECESS -- Wednesday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

ELLIS WOODWARD -- Wednesday at 7. Free. Centennial Park South, 10000 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City. 410-313-7275 or 410-313-4700.

YES and Dream Theater, Wednesday at 7. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow. 202-397-7328, 703-573-7328 or 703-754-1288.

FEDERAL CITY BRASS BAND -- Wednesday at 7. Free. Riversdale Mansion, 4811 Riverdale Rd., Riverdale Park. 301-864-0420.

"A TRIBUTE TO NILS LOFGREN" -- Wednesday at 7:30, with Nils Lofgren, Tom Lofgren, Mary Ann Redmond, Tommy Lepson, Tommy Keene and others. Free. Strathmore Arts Center, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. 301-530-0540.

RADIO KING ORCHESTRA -- Wednesday at 7:30. Free. Mason District Park, Newton W. Edwards Amphitheater, 6621 Columbia Pike, Annandale. 703-941-1730 or 703-324-8680.

THE TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Steel Band, Wednesday at 7:30. Free. Lee District Park, 6601 Telegraph Rd., Franconia. Free. 703-922-9841 or 703-324-8680.

THE CORRS and Jesse Harris, Wednesday at 8. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

GEOFF REECER -- Thursday at noon. Free. The Old Post Office Pavilion, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-289-4224.

UNCLE EARL -- Thursday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

THE TINE BRUHN TRIO -- Thursday at 7. National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1250 New York Ave. NW. 202-783-7370.

NAVAL ACADEMY ELECTRIC Brigade, Thursday at 7:30. Free. Herndon Town Green, 777 Lynn St., Herndon. 703-435-6868.

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

CLINT BLACK and Sugarland, Thursday at 8. Filene Center, Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

Dancing

THE JUNKYARD SAINTS -- Friday 6 to 9. Free. Bethesda Metro Center, Wisconsin Avenue and Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. 301-652-4988.

THE BORDER STATE BAND -- 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.

SWINGIN' JIVE PATROL -- Friday at 9; swing lesson at 8:30. Chevy Chase Ballroom, 5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 703-359-9882.

THE JOKER'S WILD -- Friday at 9; swing lesson at 8:30. Washington Hilton Dulles Airport, 13869 Park Center Rd., Herndon. 703-359-9882.

GEORGE JEE'S JUMP, JIVE & Wailers, Saturday at 9; swing lesson at 8. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 703-359-9882 or 301-320-2330.

SAVOIR FAIRE -- Sunday at 3:30; Cajun/zydeco dance lesson at 3. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-309-0895 or 301-320-2330.

KING JAMES & THE SERFS of Swing, Sunday at 7:30. American Dance Institute, 1570 E. Jefferson St., Rockville. 301-984-3003.

B.G. & THE MOJO HANDS -- Tuesday at 9. Clarendon Ballroom, 3185 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-359-9882.