choral CC Chamber Chorus concert, Packard Hall at Colorado College, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, free. Deborah Jenkins Teske, director. Sat., Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m.
CC Choir Winter Concert, Shove Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Deborah Jenkins Teske, conductor. Thurs., Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m.
classical CC Collegium Musicum concert, Packard Hall at Colorado College, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, free. Michael Grace, director. Sun., Dec. 14, 3 p.m.
CC Chamber Orchestra concert, Packard Hall at Colorado College, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, free. Daniel Brink, Conductor, Tues., Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m.
bells The Good Shepherd Ringers.bell concert, Sand Creek Branch Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd. Free. Families are invited to ring in the holidays. Sun., Dec. 7, 1:30 p.m.
miscellaneous CC African Drum Ensemble concert, Gates Common Room, Palmer Hall on the CC campus. Free. Directed by master drummer Abdoul Doumbia with guest master musicians from Mali, West Africa. Wed., Dec. 10, 7 p.m.
music announcements Early Deadlines! If you have an event that takes place between Dec. 18 and Jan. 8, please submit your listing 3-4 weeks in advance. Because of the holiday schedule, The Independent has early deadlines. One way to submit an event is to go to www.csindy.com and click Submit an Event.
The Saint Cecilia Cantorum, singing traditional Catholic polyphony and chant, is accepting new members. Call 495-3093 or e-mail sccantorum.com for information. Visit http://www.scantorum.com for details on the group.
Student Auditions for Pikes Peak Philharmonic concert on May 2. Students through high school are encouraged to enter the concerto competition on January 10. For more information, call 471-7605.
The New Horizens is a band for persons 50 years of age and over, with members having typically played instruments at a younger age. For more information on concerts or on how to get involved, call 573-8731.
Community drum circles, Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., Mondays, 8-10 p.m. Call 685-0986. Immanual Lutheran School, 846 E Pikes Peak. Thursdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call 964 8031.