acoustic, folk & country
Mariachi Tigre Concert in Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Thurs., Oct. 31, 7:30-9:30 p.m. 389-6607.
Richard Smith and Julie Adams with Phil Volan at the Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $10-$15 Tickets available at
www.blackroseacoustic.org, or at door. Fri., Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-3920.
The Art of Song, a solo art song recital by Lori Bammesberger, in the Fine Arts Center Music Room, 30 W. Dale St. $5-$10. Sat., Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Traditional Irish session at Jack Quinn's Pub, 21 S. Tejon St., Sundays, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. 260-1389.
Bluegrass Jam session at Poor Richards Restaurant, 324 N. Tejon St. Wed. nights 7:30 to 10:00 p.m.
Mollie O'Brien and her band at the Steam Plant Theater, Sackett & G Street, Salida. $12-$17, 719/539-8514. Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m.
Vienna Boys Choir at the Arnold Hall Theatre, US Air Force Academy. Sun., Nov. 10, 7 p.m. Call 333-4497 for ticket information.
Yelena Balbanova, founder of the Intentional Conservatory Studio, on piano, and Roza Borisova on cello perform at the Louisa Performing Arts Center on the campus of The Colorado Springs School, 21 Broadmoor Ave. Thurs., Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m. Call 475-9747 ext. 110.
Dr. Ramon Kireilis, world-renowned clarinetist, will perform with the Pueblo Symphony, at Hoag Recital Hall, USC campus, Pueblo. $15-$20, 719/549-2404. Sat., Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m.
Jason Jackson, local tenor, will perform with Colorado Springs Symphony conductor Lawrence Leighton Smith at a concert to benefit the Pikes Peak Library, at the Sheraton Hotel, 2886 S. Circle Dr. Fri., Nov. 11, 6:30 p.m. Call for more, 531-6333 ext. 1202.
All Beethoven with Rachel Barton, a Classical Masterworks performance featuring Overture to King Stephen, Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in D, Symphony no. 6 in F (Pastorale) by the Colorado Springs Symphony at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade. Fri-Sun., Nov. 15-17. Call 520-SHOW.
Classical Chat with Youth, a free workshop for young people with Jason Jackson, local tenor celebrity, in the Carnegie Reading Room at Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333. Sat., Nov. 22, 1 p.m.
Colorado Springs Symphony SuperPops Concert Series featuring "A Colorado Yuletide Celebration" on Dec. 20-21, Ray Charles on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, PDQ Bach on March 7-8 and Riders in the Sky on April 4-5. Call 520-SHOW for ticket information.
Cali Comm Tour featuring Del the Funky Homosapian, People Under the Stairs, Planet Asia at 32 Bleu, 32 S. Tejon, 955-5664. www.32bleu.com. $20.50. Thurs., Nov. 14, 9 p.m.
Deck the Hall with the Colorado Springs Chorale, at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Tickets: $12-$25. Call 520-SHOW. Fri., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.
New Year's Eve with the Colorado Springs Symphony at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Tickets: $18-$42. Call 520-SHOW. Tues, Dec. 31, 8 p.m.
Handel's Messiah with the Symphony & Colorado Springs Chorale, at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Tickets: $10-$24. Call 520-SHOW. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 6-7, 8 p.m.
OM Trio at 32 bleu, 32 S. Tejon, www.32bleu.com. $5. Fri., Nov. 8, 9 p.m. 955-5664.
Colorado Saxophone Quartet at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Highway 105, Palmer Lake. $8 -$10 Tickets available at the door. Fri., Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m. For more, call 481-0475.
Jazz Is Dead at 32 bleu, 32 S. Tejon, www.32bleu.com. $20. Sat., Nov. 16, 9 p.m. 955-5664.
Drum circle at the Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave. Mondays, 9-10 p.m. Call 685-0986.
Student Ensemble Concerts in Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, 389-6607. On Thurs., Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m.: Mariachi Tigre. On Sun., Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m.: Concert Band. On Tues., Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m.: Chamber Orchestra.
Lanner Faculty Artists performing works of Augusta Reed Thomas at Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, 389-6607. Thurs., Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Ken Medema, pianist, humorist, composer at First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Sun., Nov. 17, 5 p.m. $10-$20. Call 471-4361.
rock, pop & blues
The Global Funk Council at Utopia Cafe, 117 E. Bijou, 633-1080. $5. Wed., Nov. 6, 9 p.m.
Esquevez at Utopia Cafe, 117 E. Bijou, 633-1080. $3. Thurs., Nov. 7, 9:30 p.m.
Brethren Fast at Southside Johnnys, 528 S. Tejon. Fri., Nov. 7, 9 p.m. 444-8487.
Nocturnal Tomatoes at Tres Hombres, 116 W. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Sat., Nov. 9, time TBA. 687-0265.
Dan Treanor and band in concert at the Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $2-$5. Fri., Nov. 15, 7:30-11:00 p.m.
Korn with Disturbed at the World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $TBA, 576-2626. Or through Ticketwest.com. Fri., Nov. 22.
Sweet Pea's Revenge at Tres Hombres, 116 W. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Fri-Sat., Nov. 22-23, time TBA. 687-0265.
Hassan Hakmoun, world famous Moroccan singer, at Tajine Alami, 10 Old Man's Trail, Manitou. Dinner, belly dancers & concert. $20-$40. Tues, Nov. 12, 6 p.m. Call for more, 685-1119.
Mike Maddux will conduct a flatpicking guitar workshop at Fall River Music, 410 S. 8th St. $20. Sat., Nov. 23, 3-5:30 p.m. Call 634-3717.