Music and dance
CHILDREN’S CONCERT: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Koger Center for the Arts, 1051 Greene St. The USC Symphony Orchestra and Cirque de la Symphonie – performance by mesmerizing circus artists choreographed to classical masterpieces. $5 per child; $5 per chaperone or adult. For tickets, call (803) 251-2222 or purchase in the lobby the morning of the concert.
Borgsted stays busy
SWING SHIFT BIG BAND: 6 p.m. Thursday, Room 006, USC School of Music, 813 Assembly St. Free concert will feature a performance of “The Borg Suite,” composed by New York jazz composer James Perry – a multi-movement work featuring the ensemble’s director, Bryson Borgsted, on saxophone, flute, clarinet and piccolo. http://sc.edu/music
Touring and Tasting at the CMA
COLUMBIA MUSEUM OF ART: Touring and Tasting, 6 p.m. Thursday at 1515 Main St. Doug Aylard from Vino Garage will introduce Asian-inspired wines and Japanese sakes, followed by a guided tour of the museum’s “Japan and the Jazz Age” art deco exhibit. $65; CMA members, $55. (803) 799-2810; http://columbiamuseum.org