Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Community Center, Black Forest and Shoup roads. $2-$4. Headlined by award-winning bluegrass, folk, Celtic and swing band Black Rose. Fri., March 26, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-3660 for more.
Tracy Howe, pianist and singer, Shove Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave., 389-6606. Free. Folk and alternative singer and pianist Tracy Hower performs with Restoration Project and local muscians. Sat., March 27, 8 p.m.
Peter Mayer, Mount St. Francis Auditorium, 7665 Assisi Heights. $12. Friends House concert series presents Peter Mayer. Sat., April 3, 7 p.m. Call 227-8648 for more.
Argentine Tango with Extasis, Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St. $15. Listen, watch and learn with tango music by Extasis. Sat., April 3, 8-11:30 a.m. Call 475-2757 for more.
classical Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-SHOW. $12-$48. Concertmaster's Choice, Sat., April 3, 8 p.m., Sun., April 4, 2:30 p.m.
Schola Cantorum Chant Choir, Grace Church, 631 N. Tejon St. Free. Sun., March 28, 4 p.m. Call 633-5229 for more.
Bach Celebration Concert, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Donations accepted. Featuring movements from Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 and Magnificat. Sun., March 28, 3 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
jazz Queen City Jazz Band, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $5-$15. Presented by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing society. Sun., March 28, 2-4:30 p.m. Call 632-8719 for more.
David "Fathead" Newman, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $12-$20. Jazz legend David Newman presented by KCME 88.7 FM. Tues., April 13, 7-9:30 p.m. Call 632-8719 for more.
other music David Roth, Community for Spiritual Living, 3865 Jeannine. $10. Folk and Country music. Fri., March 26, 7:30 p.m. Call 596-6894 for more.
Irreverent Reverend Billy C. Wirtz, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $15-$19. The Reverend plays the piano and displays his on-stage antics. Sat., March 27, 8 p.m. Call 634-5583 for more.
Interfaith Voices for Peace, All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 730 N. Tejon St. Music by Joe Uveges and dances by the Baha'i youth, includes refreshments and a spiritual fair. Sun., March 28, 4-6:30 p.m. Call 488-3333 for more.
DaVinci Quartet, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $25 includes light supper. Performing From Ragtime to Riches with Uncle Henry's Ragtime Band. Sat., April 3, 6-8:30 p.m. Call 303/871-6964 for more.
music announcements Pikes Peak Young Composers Competition, composers in grades K-12 invited to submit compositions in one of five categories. They receive a written evaluation, awards to first place and honorable mentions. Deadline April 1, entry fee, call 593-1831 for more info.
Summer High School Opera Studies Auditions, with Central City Opera and Colorado Springs Conservatory. Youth opera program for ages 5-13 available without auditions. Qualified students may apply for scholarship. Auditions April 3 by appointment, call 577-4556 for more.