Classical guitarist Brenda Buckendahl, PPCC Downtown Studio Gallery, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Free. Sun., Nov. 9, 3 p.m.
Kraig Kenning, Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Community Center, Black Forest and Shoup roads, Black Forest. $2-$4. Mr. Kenning will play dobro, slide and steel resonator guitar, Fri., Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. For more, call 578-0254.
choral Colorado Springs Children's Chorale, Garden of the Gods Visitor Center, 1805 N 30th Street. Donations accepted. Enjoy America the Beautiful and other inspirational music. Sun., Nov. 16, 2-3 p.m. For more, call Judy at 219-0108.
Vivaldi's Gloria, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Performed by First United Methodist Church Chancel Choir and Cheyenne Mountain High School Chorus. Sat., Nov. 8, 5 p.m.
classical Noble Gestures, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, Free. Music from the 17th and 18th century for lute, viola, cello, theorbo (type of archlute developed in the 1500s) and voice, Thurs., Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m.
ABENDMUSIK Autumn Concert, First Christian Church, 16 East Platte Ave. Enjoy a cornucopia of liturgical music from the 16th century to the present including works by Pachelbel, Gesualdo and the Norman Dello Joio "Mass." Sun., Nov. 9, 3 p.m.
The Classical Tradition, Sunrise Church, 2655 Briargate Blvd. $20. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic will perform works by Franz Schubert, Sergei Prokofiev and Antonin Dvork. A pre-concert conversation with guest conductor Scott Yoo will be held one hour before each performance. Sat., Nov. 8, 8 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 9, 2:30 p.m.
Young Concert Artists Fall Concert, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave., Free. Featuring selections by Haydn and Handel. Sun., Nov. 9, 7 p.m.
American Music Society concert, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Free. Including classical works for piano and vocal selections. Sun., Nov. 16, 2:30 4 p.m. For more, call 528-1603.
Festival of Keyboards, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. $10-$20. Four pianists, four Steinways. Sun., Nov. 16, 5 p.m. For tickets, call 471-4361.
Frank Shelton organ concert, Grace Episcopal Church, 631 N. Tejon St. Shelton will present suites, fantasies and other musical genres. Sun., Nov. 16, 4 p.m. For more, cal l633-5529.
Chinese-American Youth Benefit Concert, Wells Music, 3815 N. Academy Blvd. $3-$8. The concert features 2003 Youth Concert winner Jessica Zhang. Sat., Nov. 29, 3 p.m. Tickets are available at Graner Music, 3490 W. Carefree and the Silver Pond Chinese Restaurant, 5670 N. Academy Blvd.
Thursday Night Recital Series, Colorado Springs School Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $10-$15. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13: Ray Kireilis, Emily Singley and Linda Shea, clarinet players from the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, pianist Theodor Lichtmann and guitarist Ricardo Iznaola. Tickets at 475-9747 ext. 110.
bells Pikes Peak Ringers Fall Concert, First Lutheran Church, 1515 N. Cascade Ave. Free will offering. Sun., Nov. 16, 4 p.m. For more, call 632-8836.
jazz Second Sunday Jazz Affair, Original Castaways, 107 Manitou Ave., 685-5626. $3.50-$7. Professional Musicians Open Jam Session. Sun., Nov. 9, 2-5 p.m. Castaways $5-$7.
miscellaneous Orion Winds Premier Concert, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada. A new USAF band. Sat., Nov. 8, 5 p.m.
world music Laylat Tarab -- A Night of Ecstasy, Packard Hall, Colorado College, Southwest corner of Cache La Poudre and Cascade. $6. Master percussionist Souhail Kaspar brings together "Kaspar Near East Music", comprised of Arabic musicians, and the Saltanah ensemble from the Boulder/Denver area. Thurs., Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m. For more, call 389-6027.