2/27/17: Today’s Top Tips: Monday

February 27th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

FILM: “Selma” @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. Capturing a dramatic moment in the fight for civil rights. 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Demondrae Thurman @ Schenectady County Community College’s Taylor Auditorium, Schenectady. The member of the Sotto Voce Quartet is one of the world’s premier euphonium players. 7:30pm. FREE.

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MUSIC: Max Lifchitz Up Close! @ UAlbany’s Performing Arts Center, Albany. A concert celebration of the pianist-composer’s 30th year at UAlbany features Lifchitz with vocalist Heidi Skok, violinist Claudia Schaer, flutist Norman Thibodeau and cellist Ben Burnham. 7pm. $8; $4 students & seniors.

READING: Francine Prose @ Bard College’s Bertelsmann Campus Center, Annandale-on-Hudson. The award-winning author reads from her highly acclaimed new novel, “Mister Monkey.” 2:30pm. FREE.

JAM SESSION: Blue Monday Blues Jam @ Pauly’s Hotel, Albany. Hosted by Scotty Mac. 8pm.

OPEN MIC: Open Mic Night @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm show. $3; FREE students.