Happy New Year!
MUSIC: Bach at New Year’s Brandenburgs PLUS @ the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The Berkshire Bach Society and conductor Kenneth Cooper present the 20th anniversary of its signature event, featuring the music of Bach, Vivaldi, Handel with special guest violinist Joseph Silverstein. 4pm. $28, $38, $48, $58 & $78.
MUSIC: Johnny & the Triumphs @ Lake George Shoreline Cruises, Lake George. New Years Day marks the annual meeting of the Polar Bear Club at Lake George, but if you’d rather be on the water than in it, hop aboard the one and a half hour Frostbite Cruise with music by John Kribs and pals. 12noon & 2pm.
MUSIC: Poet @ Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. Hip-hop. 7pm.