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.
Michaela Paetsch Neftel and Eric LeVan, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $10-$15. World-class violinist and pianist perform work by composer Robert Kritz. Thurs., April 8, 7:30 p.m. Call 475-9747, x110.
Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Featuring works by Poulenc and Shubert with Gregory Adams and Yelena Balabanova on piano. Sun., April 18, 2:30 p.m. Call 633-3649 for more.
other music Somos Symposium, CC's Armstrong Quad, NE corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free. Featuring the band Mariachi Rio Grande and Aztec dancers Sat., April 3, 2-5 p.m. Salsa band Orquestra Sabroso plays Sat., April 3, 8 p.m. at the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade. Call 389-6606 for more.
Zydeco Festival, Armstrong Quad, NE Corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free. A program to prompt diversity through live music from the Creole and funk backgrounds. Live music by Lil' Brian and the Zydeco Travelers. Sat., April 3, 5-8 p.m.
Tiger Jazz Ensemble, Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free. Directed by Richard Inouye, the ensemble presents their spring concert with guest soloist Karl Bradley on bass trombone. Tues., April 8, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6606 for more.
Hausmusik April Concert, Lowell Lofts, corner of Las Animas and Nevada Ave., Suite 301. $38. Horns and strings performing Mozart and Brahms. April 19-20, 6:30 p.m. Call John or Helen at 540-9475 to learn more about reserving a seat.
music announcements 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.
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.
Group Music Classes, including fingerstyle, swing fiddle, beginning fiddle, bodhran, bluegrass and clawhammer banjo, beginning guitar, music theory, beginning bass, getting the most out of music, beginning and advanced mandolin. $79-$89. Six weeks of lessons, starts April 25. Call 578-0254 for more.