Black Rose Acoustic Society children's jam, Benet Hill Center auditorium, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Free. Acoustic jam. Sat., June 26 and July 24, 10 a.m. Call 578-0254.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Community Center, Black Forest and Shoup Roads. $2-$4. With singer/guitarist Alex Beaton on June 25, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-3660 for more.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Beginners Jam, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Free/donations. Thurs., June 24, 7 p.m.
classical Colorado College Summer Festival Artist Concerts, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Artists concert, Mon., June 28, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 389-6607.
Colorado College Festival Chamber Orchestra Concerts, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Fri., June 25, 7:30 p.m., Susan Grace, piano; Scott Yoo, conducting. For information, call 389-6607.
John Saxon Concert, First Congregational United Church of Christ, 20 E. St. Vrain St. Free. Sun., June 27, 7-8:30 p.m. For more call 635-3549.
Colorado College Music at Midday, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, 12:15 p.m., June 28, June 29, June 30. For more, call 389-6011.
Colorado College Summer Festival Community Outreach Concerts, Free. Hillside Community Center, 925 S. Institute St., June 24, 1 p.m. Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. July 6, 1:30 p.m. For more, call 389-6011.
Colorado College Festival Orchestra Children's Concert, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, Tues., June 29, 10:30 a.m. For more, call 389-6606.
Shivers Classical Dinner Concert, Antlers Adam's Mark Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. $50. Benefits the African-American Cultural and Historical Collection at Pikes Peak Library. Fri., July 9, 6 p.m.
jazz Mike Melvoin and David Basse Concert sponsored by Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. Plaza of the Rockies, 111 S. Tejon St. Wed., June 30, 6 p.m.
Krakatau Indonesian Jazz Concert, Armstrong Hall, 26 E. Cache La Poudre. Free. Fri., July 2, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.
other music Pikes Peak International Music Festival, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $5-$9. Wed, July 21 through Saturday, July 24, featuring Youth Choirs from Japan and North America, For tickets, call 520-7469.
Siggraph Digital Salon Concert, The Business of Arts Center, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $5. Fri., June 25, 7-11 p.m. For more call 459-0918.
Dulce Maria Castro and Mariachi Tenampa Performance. $19-$28. Two shows: Colorado Springs City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa, Fri., June 25, 7-9 p.m., and Pueblo City Hall Auditorium, Union & Grand, Pueblo, Sat., June 26, 7-9 p.m. For more call 866/464-2626.
Eddie Three Eagles Concert, Unity Church in the Rockies, 1945 Mesa Rd. $15. Sun., June 27 at 7 p.m. For more call 475-4556.
Woodland Park Singers Summer Concert, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Free. Broadway tunes and other popular music. Sun., June 27, 7 p.m. For more call 686-8860.
Colorado XI, presented by Colorado State University-Pueblo, 2200 Bonforte Blvd., Pueblo. Featuring camps, concerts, and July 4 celebration. June 2-July 4. . For details visit website www.colostate-pueblo.edu/cmf or call 719/549-2126.
Shawn Pittman Concert, Hillside Gardens, 1006 S. Institute St. $10. With Smokin'Joe and the Mighty Burners. Wed., July 7, 7 p.m. For more call 520-9463.
Festival Fridays, Sangre De Cristo Arts & Conference Center, 210 Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $4-$5. July 9, Wallace Cotton; July 16, Boogie Machine; July 23, Dotsero; July 30, The Martini Shot Band; Aug. 6, Gonzalo. Order tickets at 719/295-7222.
free concerts Hillside Gardens Live from the Boneyard Summer Series, Hillside Gardens, 1006 S. Institute St. Free. June 30, John-Alex Mason. For more call 590-9463.
Soft Summer Nights series, Bancroft Park, 2408 W. Colorado Ave., Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. This series is produced, arranged and conducted by Floyd Frame. The Concert Band on June 30.
Jazz in the Parks series. Sponsored by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Rainout dates are on Thursdays. Plaza of the Rockies--Pioneer Park: David Basse and Quartet, June 30.
Palmer Village series, Pioneer Park between Plaza of the Rockies and the Pioneers Museum at 215 S. Tejon St. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. David Basse and Quartet, June 30; The Springs City Jazz Band, July 7.
Sack Lunch Serenade, Historic City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., Thursdays, noon to 1 p.m. Bring a lunch or buy a box lunch at the concert.
Brown Bag Lunch Series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave., Tuesdays in June, July and August, noon to 1 p.m. Variety, June 29; Dick Cunico's Little Big Band, July 6.
Paint the Town Blue series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave. Organized by the Pikes Peak Blues Community. Thursdays in June, July and August, 5-7:30 p.m. Rainout location at the Wayfarer Pub, 520 S. Tejon St. June 24, That Band; July 1, Blues Suburban.
Summer Evening Concert series, Soda Springs Park, Manitou Ave. and Ruxton, Manitou Springs. Mondays, 7-8:30 p.m. June 28 and July 5, Little London Winds; June 24, Fountain Creek Brass Band.