Acoustic jams, Benet Hill Center, 2566 N. Chelton Road. Free. Thurs., 7-9 p.m. Sept. 4 swing jam, Sept. 11, beginners jam, Sept. 18, folk oldies.
rock, pop and blues Pikes Peak Blues Summit. Hillside Gardens and Nursery, 1006 South Institute St., Free. Sept. 21, 1- 10p.m. For more, visit www.mightyburners.com/pikespeakblues.html.
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classical Da Vinci Quartet, Mount St. Francis, 7665 Assisi Heights. $25; proceeds will help those in need to pay for Franciscan Counseling Services. Sunday, Sept. 14, 1 p.m. reception and raffle, 2:30 p.m. concert. Call 598-5486 for directions.
miscellaneous Tom O'Boyle's Americana II, Colorado Springs School Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $5-$12. Sun., Sept. 21, 2-5 p.m. Artistry and flair with America's greatest composers. For more, call 632-8719.
Sweet Adelines pre-competition concert, Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Road, free. Sun., Sept. 7, 3 p.m.
Denver Brass, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. $10-$20. Sun., Sept. 21, 5 7 p.m. A juke box Saturday night performance. For more, call 471-8522 or visit http://firstname.lastname@example.org.
music announcements Soli Deo Gloria Choir rehearsal, Bethel Lutheran Church, 4925 Farmindale Dr. This non-auditioned community choir holds rehearsals on Mon. nights. Concerts are Dec. 13 and May 8. First rehearsal Mon., Sept. 8, 6:30 p.m. registration, 7-9:30 p.m. rehearsal. For information and music packet reservation, call 574-6417.
Auditions for Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, First Congregational Church, Tejon and St. Vrain, Openings for strings and trombones; auditions by appointment. Thurs., Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m. Auditions by appointment; call 531-7556.