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Gainesville trumpeter Gary Langford.

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Published: Monday, July 7, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:34 a.m.

GROOVIN' TO THE MUSIC

Gainesville trumpeter Gary Langford rubs musical elbows with the Jazz Project in Tuesday’s performance for the Gainesville Friends of Jazz. The program swings with such classics as Sonny Rollins’ “Tenor Madness,” Miles Davis’ “Solar” and “Shiny Stockings,” which was recorded by Count Basie and Duke Ellington among others.

Gary Langford & The Jazz Project: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4225 NW 34th St. Tickets: $20, $15 for Gainesville Friends of Jazz members, $10 students. (Gnvfriendsofjazz.org)

THEATER

Rhonda Wilson portrays Billie Holiday in “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill,” a one-act play set in a Philadelphia nightclub a few months before the singer died in 1959.

“Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grille”: Opens Friday and runs 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, through July 27, Actors’ Warehouse, 608 N. Main St. Tickets: $15, $10 students and seniors. (786-543-5727)

MUSIC

The Gainesville band Morningbell performs psychedelic rock in this week’s “Free Fridays” concert at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza.

“Free Fridays” concert series: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza, 111 E. University Ave. Free.

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Gainesville singer/songwriter Hannah Harber and friends perform along with Michael Claytor and friends in the second installment of the new Hearken Night of Music series in High Springs.

Hearken Night of Music: 8 p.m. Friday, High Springs Playhouse,130 NE First Ave., High Springs. Tickets: $10. (386-454-3525)

AT THE MOVIES

“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”: Sci-fi, action

BOOK RELEASES

“Four: A Divergent Collection”: Veronica Roth

“Power Play”: Catherine Coulter

“A Grimm Warning”: Chris Colfer

ALBUM RELEASES

“Now — Chicago XXXVI”: Chicago

“1000 Forms of Fear”: Sia

“Shutup&Jam!”: Ted Nugent

DVD RELEASES

“Bad Words”: Comedy

“Prisoners of War: Season One”: TV drama

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