Black Rose Acoustic Society children's jam, Benet Hill Center auditorium, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Free. Acoustic jam. Sat., July 24, 10 a.m. Call 578-0254.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Lutheran Church, 12455 Black Forest Rd. $2-$4. Wildwood Holler, Fri., July 9, 7:30 p.m. Also cowboy poet and musician Duke Davis with Buckshot. Fri., July 23, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-3660 for more.
classical 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.
Colorado College New Music Symposium, Packard Hall. Free. Music Lecture with Michael Lochar. Wed., July 14, 7:30 p.m. Concerts: Thurs., July 15 and Fri., July 16, 7:30 p.m. For more call 389-6607.
praise music Worship in the Park, Acacia Park, downtown Colorado Springs. Free. Nine praise and worship bands. Sat., July 10, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. For more call 278-6971.
other music Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, 1401 Recreation Way. $1-$5. Cowboy Music Concert, Fri., July 23, 7 p.m. For more call 578-6777.
Jam Session, Raven's Nest Coffee, 330 N. Institute St. Thurs., July 8, 6-9 p.m. Also Jesse Crouse and John Smith, Fri., July 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m. For more call 632-3433.
Trout Fishing in America Concert, Thunderbird Inn., 17801 Country Rd. 1, Florissant. Thurs., July 8, 8 p.m. For more call 719/748-3968.
Cathedral Concert, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 11th St. & Grand Ave., Pueblo. Donation. Featuring Dos Americas classical guitar duo. Thurs., July 8, 7:30 p.m. For more call 719/544-5175.
Irrational Exuberance! Concert, Colorado College, Armstrong Quad, 14 E. Cache La Poudre. Sun., July 11, 6 p.m.
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.
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts Concerts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake. Bluegrass Concert featuring Broke Mountain. Thurs., July 15, 7:30 p.m. $8-$10. The Wine Seller Concert Series with Flatirons Jazz, Sat., July 24, 7:30 p.m. $10-$12. For more call 719/481-0475 or visit www.trilakesarts.com.
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. Malcolm & Crystal, July 14, 6-8 p.m. For more call 520-9463.
Jazz in the Parks series. Sponsored by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Rainout dates are on Thursdays. Foothills Park: Dick Cunico's Little Big Band, July 14. Acacia Park: The 312th Army Band from Lawrence, Kansas, July 21
Sack Lunch Serenade, Historic City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., Thursdays, May through August, noon to 1 p.m. Bring a lunch or buy a box lunch at the concert. This series features a short silent movie, appropriately accompanied by the restored 1928 Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ,
Brown Bag Lunch Series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave., Tuesdays in June, July and August, noon to 1 p.m. R V Zoo Band, July 13; The 312th Army Band from Kansas, July 20.
Three Warm Summer Evenings, three Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m. Featuring Air Force Academy bands. July 8, Wild Blue Country at Cottonwood Creek Park, 7040 Rangewood Dr.
Paint the Town Blue series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave. Organized by the Pikes Peak Blues Community. Thursdays, 5-7:30 p.m. Rainout location at the Wayfarer Pub, 520 S. Tejon St. July 8, The Delta 88's; July 15, Kenny James Band; July 22, Metro Blues.
Summer Evening Concert series, Soda Springs Park, Manitou Ave. and Ruxton, Manitou Springs. Mondays, 7-8:30 p.m. July 14, 19 and 26, Little London Winds; July 15, and 29, Fountain Creek Brass Band.