Friday March 8th
Birnam Wood and Back City Woods at Grants Lounge
The revitalization of Grants Lounge has made the historical venue a locals favorite gathering spot and also has given downtown Macon another much needed stage for live music. With this revitalization, Grants is able to celebrate its 42nd anniversary in style as they welcome a reunion show for Southern rock band Birnam Wood and a performance from Macon favorite Back City Woods under the stars in the courtyard behind Grants. 21 and up. 8 p.m. $10.
Late Night With Leonard Bernstein at Wesleyan Colleges Porter Auditorium
Leonard Bernstein was one of Americas most cherished conductors and composers. His talent is world renowned and hes best known for the music from the musical West Side Story. Now, take a journey through the life of Leonard Bernstein with pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, soprano Amy Burton, and hosted by Bernsteins daughter, Jamie Bernstein. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25, $15 with student ID.
Saturday March 9th
Zoso -- The Led Zeppelin Tribute Band at the Cox Capitol Theatre
Zoso is a favorite here in Macon. They stop by the Cox Capitol Theater at least once a year and they deliver a great show every time. Fans of Led Zeppelin are amazed at how much their performance looks and feels like a time warp has opened and you are sitting in a performance during Led Zeppelins prime. Record collectors and audiophiles are impressed by how spot on the performances are to the original recordings. This time, they are joined by up and coming Macon rock band Homeless Hill. All ages. 7:30 p.m. $16 in advance, $18 day of.
Project Trio with the Macon Symphony Orchestra at the Grand Opera House
This is not what comes to mind when you think chamber music. Project Trio has taken chamber music and made it young, fun, exciting and full of energy. This trio, consisting of a cello, bass and flute, takes on well known chamber pieces as well as various musical influences from all styles of music when they perform with the Macon Symphony Orchestra. The group first made their mark on YouTube with more than 71 million views on their channel. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $38.50, $18.50 for students and $13.50 for children 12 and under.
Sunday March 10th
Forrest Baldwin at the Rookery
The Rookery recently has seen a revival in the way of good, live music. This time, for a Sunday night show, they bring in Forrest Baldwin from Charleston, S.C. Baldwins smooth voice and easygoing lyrics create a comforting style that results in uncontrollable head nodding and swaying. Its easy to believe that youll see his name popping up on the rosters of some of the favorite festivals in the Southeast as his fame spreads. 21 and up. 10 p.m. Free.