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Jay Lesage. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
Sinfonia Chamber Concert. 7:30 p.m. E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall, SUNY Plattsburgh. Chamber music. Free.
Montreal Chamber Music Festival. 8 p.m. St. George Anglican Church, 1101 Rue Stanley, Montreal. Opening performance of festival featuring the Boston Chamber Music Society Exchange performing works by Menotti, Shostakovich and Schubert. For full schedule or ticket information, visit www.festivalmontreal.org.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Ransom.” 7 p.m. Lost Nation Theater, 39 Main St., Montpelier, Vt. Musical inspired by the actual letters home from a Vermont Civil War soldier. $15 to $30. (802) 229-0492.
”Ringing Down the Curtain.” 7 p.m. Hartman Theatre, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Student works performed. Free.
”See Saw Scene.” 5 p.m. Alumni Gallery, Clinton Community College, First floor lobby, Moore Building. Photographs by Ron Nolland. Show runs through June 30. 562-4195.
Open Mike Poetry Night. 8 p.m. ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. With Jeff Cochran. Donation. 563-0494.
Jay Lesage. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.
Seth Yacovone. 7 p.m. Nectar’s, 188 Main St., Burlington. Blues. (802) 658-4771.
Candle-lit Acoustic Benefit Show. 7 p.m. ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. Peter Cadieux, Saren Only, Ninosaka and more. $3 to $10. 563-0494.
Montreal Chamber Music Festival. 8 p.m. See May 9 listing.
Voices of Timbuctoo Abolition Oratorio. 8 p.m. St. Bernard’s Church, Saranac Lake. Northern Lights Choir performs premier oratorio as part of John Brown Day celebration. 962-4798.
Inca Hoots with Bruce Patenaude. 9 p.m. Dana’s Rusty Anchor, Route 9 South, Plattsburgh. Piano. 563-6000.