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acoustic, folk & country

Janet Feder at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $10-$12, 634-5583. Sat., June 1, 7:30 p.m.

House Concert Under the Stars with Phil Volan, Joe Uveges and Jim Sokol. $8 artist donation. RSVP to Jeremy Rowan, 499-8890. Sat., June 1, 7:30 p.m.

13th Annual Bluegrass on the River Festival featuring two stages and 18 bands playing for 33 hours, food, arts fair, kid's activities, camping and more on the Arkansas River at the Greenway and Nature Center, Pueblo. $11-$22, call 719/549-2414. Sat.-Sun., June 1-2.

Beppe Gambetta & Carlo Aonzo at the Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $15-$20, 578-0254. Fri., June 7, 7:30 p.m.

The Winstons at the Black Rose Acoustic Society, Shoup and Black Forest Roads. $2-$4, 578-0254. Fri., June 14, 7:30 p.m.

WestFest featuring Chely Wright, Red Steagall, Riders in the Sky, Hot Club of Cow Town, Michael Martin Murphey and more, plus living history performances, Native American dancing, art exhibits, rodeo, poetry, marketplace and more downtown and at the Penrose Equestrian Center. $12-$21, ticket info: 877/937-8337. Thurs.-Sun., June 27-30.

Jack Williams at the Black Rose Acoustic Society, Shoup and Black Forest Roads. $2-$4, 578-0254. Fri., June 28, 7:30 p.m.

Chris LeDoux at the Colorado State Fair Rodeo Grandstand, Pueblo. $13-$17, 520-9090. Sat., Aug. 17, 9:30 p.m.

Charlie Daniels Band at the Colorado State Fair Rodeo Grandstand, Pueblo. $13-$17, 520-9090. Sun., Aug. 18, 9:30 p.m.

Tracy Lawrence, Joe Diffie and Mark Chesnutt at the Colorado State Fair Rodeo Grandstand, Pueblo. $13-$17, 520-9090. Sat., Aug. 24, 9:30 p.m.

Toby Keith at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $21-$31, 520-9090. Mon., Aug. 26, 8 p.m.

The Statler Brothers at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $11-$15, 520-9090. Wed., Aug. 28, 8 p.m.

Kenny Chesney at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $21-$31, 520-9090. Fri., Aug. 30, 8 p.m.


classical

Lawrence Leighton Smith and the Da Vinci Quartet performing works by Dvorak, Schubert and more in Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. $45, 389-6607. Thurs., May 30, 7:30 p.m.

Dale Miller playing classical guitar as part of Colorado College's 2002 Summer Arts Festival in Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. $5, 389-6607. Wed., June 12, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado College Summer Arts Festival Artists Concert featuring works by Mozart in Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. $5-$15, 389-6607. Fri., June 21, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado College Summer Arts Festival Concerto Readings by Jos-Luis Garcia conducting festival students in Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Sat., June 22, 3 p.m.

Colorado College Summer Arts Festival Artists Concert featuring works by prokofiev, Rimsky-Korsakov and Arensky in Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. $5-$15, 389-6607. Tues., June 25, 7:30 p.m.


jazz & swing

String Into Spring with the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony with the Steve Barta Jazz Trio, at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $10-$18.50, 520-SHOW. Fri., May 31, 8 p.m.

2002 Jazz in the Parks featuring free concerts in area parks. All shows begin at 8 p.m. Call 592-9541 for details and rain date information. On June 5: Springs Contemporary Big Band with Chuck Findley. On June 12: After Midnight, Plaza of the Rockies concert area. On June 19: SubStandard featuring Alan Joseph, Plaza of the Rockies, concert area. On June 26: Eddie Jones Quartet, Acacia Park. On July 17: Dick Cunico's Little Big Band, Mountain Shadows Park.

Colorado Springs Jazz Festival featuring national, regional and local musical talent including Brenda Miles, John Flores/Dave Innis Project and Johnny & The Jukes of Colorado Springs; the Upper Room out of Salt Lake City; DKO, a 10-piece funk/salsa/jazz band; Suzanne Morales, a 10-piece salsa/jazz band out of Denver; and headliner Miguel Romero, a Cuban jazz funk musician from Atlanta, Ga. Plus a huge art show and sale, kids area, vendors, food, beer and fireworks. Free, www.coloradospringsjazzfestival.com. Held in conjunction with the fireworks celebration at the Air Force Academy. Thurs., July 4, noon to 9:30 p.m.


miscellaneous

Live music in Manitou Springs at the Soda Springs Park pavilion, at the west end of town. All performances are free and begin at 7 p.m. On Thurs., June 20: Fountain Creek Brass Band. On Mon., June 24: Little London Winds. More to come. Stay tuned.

N.O.W. (Not Ordinary Worship) Praise Band at First Evangelical Free Church, 820 N. 30th St. A casual evening of contemporary praise, preaching and pizza. Free, call 634-3144 or click www.1freechurch.org. Every Saturday night, 6 p.m.


rock, pop & blues

Blues in the Parks, free concerts hosted by the Pikes Peak Bluesfest. In Acacia Park, Bijou & Tejon. Thursdays, 5-7 p.m. May 30: Metro Blues. June 6: Smokin' Joe & the Mighty Burners featuring Joanne Taylor. June 13: Stanley Milton's Mean Streak. June 20: Tempa and the Tantrums. June 27: Little Mary. July 4: Independence Day. July 11: Mike Nelson & the Motel Kings. July 18: Colorado Springs Blues All-Stars. More to come. Stay tuned.

The Motet at the Utopia Caf, 116 E. Bijou St. $10, 633-1080. Sat., June 1, 8 p.m.

Bugs Henderson at Tres Hombres, 116 Midland Ave., Woodland Park. $15, 687-0625. Sat., June 1, 9 p.m.

Buddy Miles & The Bluesberries at Tres Hombres, 116 Midland Ave., Woodland Park. $25, 687-0625. Fri., June 14, 9 p.m.

BeatleMania at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $8-$15, 800/965-4827. Sun., June 23, 4 p.m.

Psychedelic Breakfast at the Utopia Caf, 116 E. Bijou St. 633-1080. Thurs., June 27, 8 p.m.

Selah at the Utopia Caf, 116 E. Bijou St. 633-1080. Fri., June 28, 8 p.m.

The Temptations Review at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $25-$35, 800/965-4827. Thurs., July 4, 7 p.m.

Pikes Peak BluesFest in Antlers Park, behind the Antlers Hotel on Sierra Madre St., downtown. $25, Friday or Saturday, $15 on Sunday. $45 weekend pass. Visit www.drtix.com or call 630-1160. On Fri., July 12: Randall Dubis Band, 4:45 p.m. Sonny Rhodes, 5:45 p.m. Eddie the Chief Clearwater, 7:05 p.m. Mick Taylor, 8:40 p.m. On Sat., July 13: Metro Blues, 12:25 p.m. Mike Nelson & the Motel Kings, 1:25 p.m. Eric Brown Band, 2:25 p.m. Stanley Milton's Mean Streak, 4:25 p.m. Lucky Peterson, 5:30 p.m. Tab Benoit, 7:05 p.m. Bernard Allison, 8:45 p.m. On Sun., July 14: Mo' Kauffey, noon. Johnny & the Jukes, 1 p.m. Little Mary & her hometown Boogie Kings, 2 p.m. Little Rikki & the Roosters, 3 p.m. Magic Dave & the New Mules, 4 p.m. Emilio Emilio, 5 p.m. Smokin' Joe & the Mighty Burners featuring Joanne Taylor, 6 p.m. Otis Taylor, 7:05 p.m. Eric Burdon, 8:45 p.m.

Mountain of Venus at the Utopia Caf, 116 E. Bijou St. 633-1080. Wed., July 17, 8 p.m.

Freddy Fender at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $15-$25, 800/965-4827. Sun., July 21, 4 p.m.

Liza and the Soul Stars at the Utopia Caf, 116 E. Bijou St. 633-1080. Fri., July 26, 8 p.m.

Little River Band at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $20-$29, 800/965-4827. Sun., Aug. 4, 3 p.m.

BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $20, 800/965-4827. Sat., Aug. 10, noon to 7 p.m.

Lifehouse at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $17-$21, 520-9090. Sat., Aug. 17, 8 p.m.

Biker Weekend with The Jennifer Lane Band at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $10, 800/965-4827. Sat., Aug. 17, 6 p.m.

Creedence Clearwater Revisited at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $16, 520-9090. Thurs, Aug. 22, 8 p.m.

Michelle Branch at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $11, 520-9090. Sat., Aug. 24, 8 p.m.

Frankie Valli at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $17-$21, 520-9090. Sun., Aug. 25, 8 p.m.

Poison at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $21, 520-9090. Thurs., Aug. 29, 8 p.m.

Fiesta en la Feria with Mariachi Caporales, Gary Hobbs y group Mezquite with Laurita, Albert Zamora y Talento and Latin Breed at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $10, 520-9090. Sat., Aug. 31, 8 p.m.

Molly Hatchet at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $25-$30, 800/965-4827. Sept. 1, 3 p.m.

The Three Amigos, Little Joe, Ruben Ramos and Robert Pulido at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, Pueblo. $16, 520-9090. Sun., Spet. 1, 8 p.m.

The Platters at the Gold Rush Palladium, 209 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $8-$15, 800/965-4827. Sept. 15, 3 p.m.


music announcements

Become a Graner Music All-Star -- school kids of all musical backgrounds and levels invited to perform at the 4th of July Celebration at the Air Force Academy. Must attend rehearsals in June. To sign up, call Kath Davis at Graner School Music, 574-2001 or kath@granermusic.com.

Music Instruction by John and Gail Carpenter, offering lessons in legitimate voice, all levels. In Woodland Park and Colorado Springs. Both teachers hold a bachelors and masters degree in voice. Call 687-0377.

Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation accepting old instruments to be refurbished and given to children unable to afford an instrument of their own. Bring your old instruments to Grainer School Music, 3490 W. Carefree Cir. and 3661 Star Ranch Road, or call 574-2001. Tax deductions will be given for the estimated value of the instrument.

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