This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search restaurants, music, theater, and other goings-on throughout the area.
Andover: The Boston Horns are an original jazz funk horn band led by Garret Savluk on trumpet and founding partner Jeff Buckridge on guitar. The band mixes original jazz, funk, and soul plus cover songs from its favorite artists. Friday, 7 p.m. The Real School of Music, 3 Dundee Park Drive. $5 suggested donation to the Rock School Scholarship Fund. 978-475-1223, www.therealschoolofmusic.com
Peabody: Chorus North Shore presents “Musical Passports,” a celebration of music from many countries and cultures. The concert will feature selections from France, Italy, Germany, Israel, Canada, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland. Saturday, 8 p.m. Saint Adelaide Church, 712 Lowell St. $20; $17 senior/student. 978-535-1985, www.chorusnorthshore.org
Ipswich: “Here & Now/Life Stories Dance Concert” features new works and structured improvisations. An intergenerational company of dancers ages 26 to 74 shares its stories through dance, poetry, music, and visual media. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 3 and 7:30 p.m. and next Sunday, 3 p.m. Ipswich Moving Company, 2 Cogswell St. $20, $15 seniors and students. 978-356-5565, www.ipswichmovingco.orgEvent organizers: Submit items directly at www.boston.