The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at St. Marks on the Hill on Reisterstown Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. 888.646.BFMS
The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Robin Bullock, Ken Kolodner & Elke Baker at Saint Mark Presbyterian Church in Rockville, MD on Monday. 301-754-3611
Also Monday, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue appear at Ram’s Head Live downtown. 410-244-1131
On Tuesday there’s an old-time music jam led by Ken and Brad Kolodner at Liam Flynn’s Ale House in the Station North Arts District. 443-956-1702
Also Tuesday, The Stray Birds are at The 8×10 with Letitia VanSant and Jordie Lane. 410-625-2000
Wednesday, The Stray Birds will be at Gypsy Sally’s in Washington DC. 202-333-7700
Uptown Concerts presents Josh White Jr. at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Thursday: Cheryl Wheeler and Patty Larkin; Saturday: Dublin 5 with Seamus Kennedy. 410-268-4545
On Friday, Uptown Concerts at The Cellar Stage features Maggie’s Music Celtic Christmas Celebration with Maggie Sansone, Andrea Hoag, Sharon Knowles & Pat Egan. The Cellar Stage is located in Faith Community United Methodist Church of Hamilton on Harford Road. 410-521-9099
Afropop band Elikeh will be at The Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club on Friday. 240-330-4500
Also Friday, The Steel Wheels are at BlackRock Center for the Arts in Germantown 301.528.2260
Saturday it’s Charm City Klezmer Holiday Dance Party at the Creative Alliance. 410-276-1651
The next show in the North by Northeast American Roots Music Series is Saturday at The Church of the Messiah in Hamilton featuring The Stone Hill All Stars.
Guitarist Flavio Sala is at Temple Emanuel in Reisterstown on Saturday. 410-526-3676
OCEAN Quartet will be at The Corner Store in Washington on Saturday.
The Institute of Musical Traditions presents Calico Jenny at Seekers Church in Takoma Park MD on Saturday. 301-754-3611
Also Saturday, Solas Nua presents experimental Irish fiddler Eoghan Neff at The Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD.
Next Sunday Sweet Honey in the Rock will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA. 703-549-7500