“Quartet for the End of Time.” Composed by Olivier Messiaen while he was imprisoned by the Nazis and performed by Sonoma State’s artists-in-residence Trio Ariadne. At Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. 7 p.m. Free. www.tinyurl.com/ssuconcert.
Passover party. This adults-only Passover event is guaranteed to get you into the holiday spirit. DJ Dangerous Alien will lure you onto the dance floor with his house music at the Contemporary Jewish Museum’s “Out of Order Seder.” Also enjoy cocktails, late-night bites from Wise Sons Deli and more — and explore the lushly illustrated currrent exhibit “Arthur Szyk and the Art of the Haggadah.” For ages 21 and up. 9 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, 736 Mission St., S.F. $75. www.thecjm.org
“The Red Hot Chachkas.” The klezmer and American roots fusion band performs. At Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. 7 p.m. $15-$25.Free 18 and under. www.paloaltojcc.org.