music, dance, concerts

Music, dance, concerts

    King County Parks presents Virginia Moore in concert in a performance of "The Snowman" by Howard Blake, Jan. 27, 11 a.m. at the Clise Mansion at Marymoor Park. Moore's 45-minute presentations range from flights of pure fantasy and fun to explorations of historical figures, events, and social concerns. Storytelling and slides are complemented by live music played on piano or harpsichord by recording artist Virginia Moore. Audiences of all ages share heartwarming and sometimes hilarious experiences. Single ticket prices are $6. For reservations, call 296-2964.

    The annual Great Northwest Tango Ball featuring the Tango Rhythm Orchestra will be held at Temple De Hirsch Ballroom, 1511 E. Pike in Seattle, Jan. 27 from 8 p.m. to midnight. Tickets for the dress-up occasion are $25 each or $20 if pre-registered. A mini tango lesson will be held from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Call 784-3010.

   Chamber Music Port Townsend will present its midwinter festival Jan. 26 at 8 p.m. and Jan. 27 at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Fort Worden Theater. All seats are reserved, $15 to $17. Call 1-800-733-3608.

   Seattle Symphony will will play an all-Mozart concert Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Shoreline Center. Cellist Jeffrey Wang of Shorewood and violinist Emily Cherkin of Lake Forest Park will be featured. Call 364-7711.