May 3 and 4 Christian McBride & Inside Straight at Scullers Jazz Club. www.scullersjazz.com
May 8 Boston Pops Opening Night with Vince Gill at Symphony Hall. www.bso.org
May 12 Lilac Sunday at Arnold Arboretum of Harvard
May 15 Vampire Weekend at Agganis Arena.
May 16 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater opens
at Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre. Pictured
below: dancer Alicia Graf Mack. www.celebrityseries.org
Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin at the Wilbur Theatre. www.thewilbur.com
May 17 Brad Paisley at Comcast Center in Mansfield. www.livenation.com
Masterworks Chorale at Sanders Theatre in Cambridge. www.masterworkschorale.org
Iron and Wine at Berklee Performance Center.
May 18 Biz Markie, Kool Moe Dee, and Nice & Smooth at the Wilbur Theatre. www.thewilbur.com
May 19 Mickey Hart Band at Paradise Rock Club.
May 23 Pit Bull and Kesha at Comcast Center in