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Thursday, May 29
Montreal Chamber Music Festival. 7:30 p.m. St. George’s Church at Peel and de la Gauchetiere, Montreal. Eighteen nights of music, including works by Mozart, Vivaldi, Piazzolla, Schumann and more. The TD Jazz series includes four Fridays of jazz. $49 VIP, $4 adult, $40 seniors, $20 students. (514) 842-2112 for tickets. For a complete list of performers, visit www.festivalmontreal.org.
Turtle Thursdays with 95xxx. 10 p.m. Naked Turtle Holding Co., 1 Dock St., Plattsburgh. 566-6200.
Bad Kittie. 10 p.m. Naked Turtle Holding Co., 1 Dock St., Plattsburgh. 566-6200.
The American Arts and Crafts Movement in New York State. 7 p.m. John Black Room, Saranac Laboratory Museum, 89 Church St., Saranac Lake. Dr. Bruce Austin, chair and professor of communication at Rochester Institute of Technology, discusses the art movement in New York. Part of the History Matters Series. Free. 891-4606.
“Feeding the World in the 21st Century.” 7 p.m. Joseph C. Burke Education and Research Center at Miner Institute, 586 Ridge Road, Chazy. Dr. John Bramley will discuss the challenges currently facing agriculture. Free. 846-7121, Ext. 115.
Friday, May 30
Discover Jazz Festival. Various times, various venues. Burlington. Ten-day jazz festival featuring performers such as Tony Bennett, Gregoire Marcel Quartet, Linda Oh, Julian Lang and Maceo Parker. Daily Jazz on the Market Place and more. For full schedule and tickets, visit www.discoverjazz.com.
Colin McCaffrey. Noon, City Hall Park, Burlington. Singer/songwriter performs. Part of the Imagine Free Lunchtime Performances. Weather permitting.
Jay Lesage. 6:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, 538 Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.
Montreal Chamber Music Festival. 7:30 p.m. See May 29 listing.
Left Hand Black. 8 p.m. Dana’s Rusty Anchor, 4016 Route 9 South, Plattsburgh. 563-6000.