Amato Opera, 319 Bowery, corner of 2nd St., 212-228-8200, www.amato.orgLA FORZA DEL DESTINO, In Italian. Fri., Sat. & Sun., March 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31 & April 1. Times vary. Tickets are $35, $28 students, children & seniors.
Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia St., bet W. 4th St. & Bleecker, 212-989-9319, www.corneliastreetcafe.com: Check online for upcoming
Epic Songs Across the Steppe, A performance of Ukrainian and Kyrgyz epic songs. Fri., Feb. 23 at 7pm. $15, $13 seniors & members, $10 students. THE UKRAINIAN MUSEUM, 222 E. 6 th St., bet 2nd & 3rd Aves. 212-228-0110. www.ukrainianmuseum.org.
Giovannis Atrium, 100 Washington St., 212-513-4133: WEEKLY JAZZ PERFORMANCE, Hear jazz vocalist Kathryn Farmer, pictured above, perform every Friday.
Greenwich House Music School, Renee Weiler Concert Hall, 46 Barrow St., 212-242-4770: ALLEN SHAWN, A program of his recent music, including Childhood Scenes (2002), for clarinet, violin, cello & piano. Thurs., March 1 at 8pm. $15, $10 students & seniors.
Greenwich Village Bistro, 13 Carmine St.; 212-206-9777: WHIRLED MUSIC, Series presents artists performing Jazz, Blues, New Soul, Bluegrass and more. Takes place nightly. No cover.
The Theater for the New City, 155 1st Ave., corner E. 10th St., 212-352-3101, www.nyukuleleensemble.com: UKULELE ENSEMBLE, New Yorks only all-ukulele orchestra performs a concert in celebration of the release of their new CD. Sat., Feb. 24 at 8pm. $15.