PLAN YOUR WEEK

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Published: Monday, April 1, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, March 29, 2013 at 4:48 p.m.

Violinist Paul Huang, first-prize winner of the 2011 Young Concert Artist International Auditions, performs a program that includes Beethoven's Sonata No. 8 in G major and Camille Saint-SaŽns' Sonata No. 1 in D minor on Wednesday at the Phillips Center's Squitieri Studio Theatre. The concert also features pianist Jessica Osborne.

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Violinist Paul Huang, first-prize winner of the 2011 Young Concert Artist International Auditions, performs a program that includes Beethoven's Sonata No. 8 in G major and Camille Saint-SaŽns' Sonata No. 1 in D minor on Wednesday at the Phillips Center's Squitieri Studio Theatre.

Paul Huang: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Squitieri Studio Theatre, Phillips Center. Tickets: $30, $10 for UF students. (392-2787; Ticketmaster)

MUSIC

On Friday, pianist Simone Dinnerstein and singer/songwriter Tift Merritt perform in a collaboration merging their respective classical and folk-rock genres at the Phillips Center's Squitieri Studio Theatre.

Simone Dinnerstein, Tift Merritt: 8 p.m. Friday, Squitieri Studio Theatre, Phillips Center. Tickets: $20-$30, $10 for UF students. (392-2787, Ticketmaster.com)

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On Friday, Mike Boulware & The Dreamcatchers, a Gainesville group assembled to perform singer/songwriter classics by Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Jackson Browne, Paul Simon and others, performs in the first installment of the “Free Fridays” Concert Series.

Mike Boulware & The Dreamcatchers: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza. Free.

FESTIVALS

In addition to artists along Northeast First Street on Saturday and Sunday, the Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival also features a Latin-music concert by Tropix and Ramos Pinta from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday on the Thomas Center lawn.

Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday, Northeast First Street; Latin music concert 5-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Thomas Center lawn.

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Jest Fest! a free entertainment series from the city of Gainesville planned for Saturday nights in April, begins with a performance by TreeMan and the Cirikli Stilt Birds at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza.

TreeMan and Cirikli Stilt Birds: 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza. Free.

AT THE MOVIES

“Evil Dead”: horror

“Jurassic Park 3D”: adventure

CD RELEASES

“Pioneer”: The Band Perry

“10”: New Kids on the Block

“Right on Time”: Gretchen Wilson

“RKives”: Rilo Kiley

DVD RELEASES

“The Bible: The Epic Miniseries”: drama

“John Dies at the End”: Sci-Fi

BOOK RELEASES

“Life After Life”: Kate Atkinson

“Fever”: Maya Banks

“Starting Now”: Debbie Macomber

“It's All Good: Delicious, Easy Recipes that Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great”: Gwyneth Paltrow

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