acoustic, folk & country Cherryholmes, Ponderosa Conference Center, 15235 Furrow Rd., $5 adults, $3 children. Traditional bluegrass with fresh new energy. Sat., Aug. 23, 7-9 p.m. For more, call 303/471-6282.
Ellwood Colahan, All Soul's Unitarian Universalist Church, 730 N. Tejon St. $10-12. Classical guitar concert sponsored by Colorado Springs Guitar Society. Sat., Aug. 23, 7:30 p.m. For more, call 599-8761.
jazz Intimate Evening Of Jazz, Colorado Springs Conservatory, 1430 N. Hancock Ave. $12 (limited seating); admission includes refreshments. Featuring The Big Swing Trio. Fri., Aug. 22, 7 p.m. Tickets at KCME studios, 1921 N Weber St, 578-5263.
praise music Plugged In Praise and Worship, Acacia Park, downtown. Free. This is not a concert; it is an opportunity to sing, pray and share fellowship together. Music by the Metro North Catholic Praise and Worship Band. Fri., Aug. 22, 5 p.m. food and vendor fair; 6:30 9:30 music and praise. For more, call 599-5826.
music announcements Auditions for Children's Chorale. Ages 7-12 on Sat., Aug. 23. High school grades 9-12 on Thurs., Aug. 27. Call 633-3562 to make an audition appointment.
Auditions for Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, First Congregational Church, Tejon and St. Vrain. Thurs., Sept. 4. Auditions by appointment. For more, call 522-0153.
Community drum circles, Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., Mondays, 8-10 p.m. Call 685-0986. Memorial Park, Manitou Springs. Thursdays, 6:30 10 p.m. Call 447-9697.