The Bowed Piano Ensemble, Smokebrush Foundation, 218 W. Colorado. $5. Sat. April 26, 8 p.m. Call 389-6545.
Plugged In: Praise Music and socializing, music led by the Metro North Praise and Worship Band. Bring beverage or munchie to share. Fri., April 25, 7:30 p.m. Holy Apostles (Oro Blanco and North Carefree) and Fri., May 30, 7:30, Our Lady of the Pines in Black Forest. More info: www.areyoupluggedin.org 599-5826.
Tom Rush, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. $15-$20. Sat., April 26, 7:30 p.m. Call 495-9654 or www.blackroseacoustic.org for more.
Erika Luckett and Joe Uveges, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain St. Benefit Concert for TESSA. $20-$25. Sat., April 26, 7 p.m. 633-1642.
La Fiesta Primavera, Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW Corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Featuring CC's Mexican folk music ensemble performing regional songs, huapangos, corridos, boleros, rancheras, and cumbias, with an emphasis on bel canto Mexican singing. CC's El Grupo Folklorico dance troupe will also perform. Free. Thurs., May 1, 7:30 p.m.
Dar Williams at 32 Bleu, 32 S. Tejon St. $25. Sat. May 3, 9 p.m. 18+ 955-5664.
Katy Kinard, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E Midland Ave, Woodland Park. Free. Sat. May 31, 7 p.m. Call 684-0889.
blues & rockEmilio Emilio, The Annex Ballroom, 509 Main St. Canon City. $12.50. Sat., May 3, For more, call 719/276 3088
choralWoodland Park Community Singers & Band, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E Midland Ave, Woodland Park. Sun., April 27, 7:30 p.m. Annual spring concert Free. For more, call 686-8860.
classical Written at the Close of a Life, The DaVinci Quartet with Bill Jackson, CSO principal clarinet Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Featuring works by Brahms, Haydn and Bartok. $8-$15. Fri., April 25, 7:30 p.m. 389-6607.
Pueblo Symphony Orchestra with Ken Mervine, Organ, Hoag Recital Hall, University of Southern Colorado, 2200 Bonforte Blvd., Pueblo. Mr. Mervine will present a program based on Prof. Peter Schickele's PDQ Bach: The Unbegun Symphony and A Visit with PDQ Bach. $5-$20 Sat., April 26, 7:30 p.m. 719/549-2404.
Chamber Orchestra of the Springs season finale concert, 1st Christian Church, 16 E. Platte. Featuring Susan Grace, piano soloist playing music of Schubert, Mozart and Beethoven. $6-$12 Adults, Sun., April 27, 2:30 p.m. For more, call 632-7934.
Pikes Peak Flute Choir, Christ the King Lutheran Church, 950 Vindicator Dr. Featuring 35 flutes ranging from bass to piccolo, directed by Karen Morsch. Free. Sun., April 27, 3 p.m. For more, call 266-1571.
Colorado College Chamber Orchestra in Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Featuring works by Telemann, Kabalevsky, Howard Hanson, and Peter Warlock. Free. Tues., April 29, 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade. Lawrence Leighton Smith conducts the Philharmonic in works by Verdi, Beethoven and Brahms. Maestro Smith will also be the soloist, performing the Beethoven Piano Concerto # 2 with the Orchestra. $21. Thurs.-Fri., May 1-2, 8 p.m. For more, call 520-SHOW.
Unbalancing Act with composer Michael Theodore, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, 1420 Austin Bluffs. Avant-garde improvisation group in concert, includes world premiere performance of a piece for computer. Free. Sun., May 4, 2 p.m. For more, call 634-5496.
bells Pikes Peak Ringers, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Sun. May 4, 3 p.m. 633-8888. AND: St. Paul's UMC, 2111 Carlton Ave., Sun. May 18, 4 p.m. 634-7046.
drum circles Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., holding a weekly community drum circle. Mondays, 8-10 p.m. Call 685-0986.
Youth Outreach Center, 1801 N. Union, holding a weekly community drum circle. Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. Call 447 9697.
hip hopBone Thugs N Harmony, at 32 Bleu, 32 S. Tejon St. $25-$27. Sun., May 25, 9 p.m. 955-5664.
jazz Dagny's, 65 2nd Street, Monument. Berk Achenbach Jazz Trio, Saturdays, 6-9 p.m. 487-8654.
eCity, 4659 Centennial Blvd. Kim Stone & the Jazz All Stars, Thursdays, 7-10 p.m. 594-4569.
Ritz Grill, 15 S. Tejon. John Flores Trio, Fridays, 5-8 p.m. 635-8484.
Miles Rinsky Project at Alumni, 3881 E. Pikes Peak. Sundays, 5-8 p.m. 596-0215.
Jazz Jam Night on Tuesdays, from 7 to 11 p.m. at Navajo Hogan, 2817 N. Nevada. Featuring Dennis Hoshijo, Ken Janzen, Kim Stone & Dick Cunico.
reggaeYami Bolo, at The Alumni, 3881 E. Pikes Peak (Academy & Pikes Peak). Caribbean dance follows. $13.75. Wed., April 30, 8 p.m. 632-0599 or 238-1161.
music announcements Colorado Springs Youth Symphony Association is accepting audition appointments for their five performing groups at the Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton. Thurs.-Fri., May 15-16 for low strings & brass, Sat. May 18 for violins, flutes woodwinds and percussion. For audition requirements and music please call 633-3901.
Musicians Improvisation Classes, Fusion Pointe Center for Integrated Arts, 2228 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Increase your improvisational skills with world renowned guitarist, Barry Wedgle, who has taught and performed for over 30 years. Sundays, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Call 632-7511 for more.