Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-SHOW. $12-$48. Symphonic Stories, featuring Mendelssohn, Prokofiev and Korsakov, Feb. 7, 8 p.m., Feb. 8, 2:30 p.m. Pops in Love: A Musical Valentine, Sat., Feb. 14, 8 p.m.
other music Night in Africa: Orature in African and African-American Culture, Packard Hall of CC, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Featuring the Black Hand Drum Ensemble with poetry, music and written stories. Sat., Feb. 7, 8 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Youth Symphony Association Warm Winter Festival concert, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. $5-$7. Amadeus Strings, Vivace Strings, Encore! Youth Orchestra, Youth Symphony play on Feb. 8, 2 p.m. Call 633-3901 for tickets and more.
Distinguished Organist Series, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Free will offerings accepted. Marsha Foxgrover from Illinois is featured on Feb. 15, 3 p.m. Call Carol at 633-8888 for more.
music announcements Mary Flower Guitar Workshop, Benet Hill Center, rm. 111, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Guitar workshop for Black Rose Acoustic Society. Sat., Feb. 28, 1-3:30 p.m. Call 578-0254 for more.
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.