Black Rose Acoustic Society children's jam, Benet Hill Center auditorium, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Free. Acoustic jam. Sat., Aug. 14, 10-11:30 a.m. Call 578-0254.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Lutheran Church, 12455 Black Forest Rd. $2-$4. Tom Faulkner, Fri., Aug. 13, 7:30 p.m. Open stage at the Black Forest Community Center, corner of Black Forest and Shoup Roads, $2-$4. The Wayfarers, Fri., Aug. 27, 7:30 p.m., $4. Open stage at Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd., acoustic musicians by sign-up, Sat., Aug. 28, 7-10 p.m., $2-$4. Call 633-3660 for more.
Cowboy Music Concert, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, at the 30th street entrance to Garden of the Gods. $1-$5. Fri., Aug. 27, 7 p.m. For more call 578-6777.
Swallow Hill 2004 Folk Festival, Four Mile Historic Park, Denver. $24-$54. Chris Smither, Guy Clark, Misty River and more. Aug. 20, 6 p.m., Aug.21-22, noon. Call 303/777-1003 for more.
other music Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts Concerts, 304 Hwy. 105, Palmer Lake. Jubilant Bridge, Sat., Aug. 14, 7 p.m., $10-$12. Colorado Saxophone Quartet, Sept. 4, 7 p.m., $10-$12. For more call 719/481-0475 or visit
Red Spirit Singers & Drummers, Rock Ledge Ranch, 30th St. and Gateway Rd., 578-6777. $1-$5. Features songs, drumming and dances by the Northern Ute Uintah-Ouray Reservation performers. Sun., Aug. 15, 11 a.m.
Blackwood Legacy, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Donations accepted. Rick Price Ministries presents the men's gospel trio's tribute to the late Blackwood Brothers. Aug. 21, 7 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
AMUSE, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Donations accepted. A concert of recorders, gamba, krumhorns, sackbut, harpischord, guitar, percussion and vocals in Musical Weavings. Aug. 22, 3 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
Friend's House Concerts, private homes. $10 donation to Friends House Concerts, P.O. Box 38943, Colorado Springs, CO 80937. Zoe Lewis and Brian Joseph on Sat., Aug. 21, 7:30 p.m. Darryl Purpose and Malcolm Lucard on Thurs., Oct. 21, 7 p.m. Call 329-1644 for more.
free concerts Soft Summer Nights series, Bancroft Park, 2408 W. Colorado Ave., Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m. This series is produced, arranged and conducted by Floyd Frame. The Midland Brass Band on August 17.
Jazz in the Parks series. Sponsored by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Rainout dates on Thursdays. Plaza of the Rockies--Pioneer Park: The Dave Rucker Trio, August 18; Your Father's Mustache Band, August 25. Mountain Shadows Park: Acacia Park: U.S. Air Force Band of the Rockies, Sept. 1.
Sack Lunch Serenade, Historic City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., Thursdays through August, noon to 1 p.m. Regular organists include Tom O'Boyle and Bob Lillie.
Brown Bag Lunch Series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave., Tuesdays, noon to 1 p.m. Summer Hartbauer on August 17; Sabroso on August 24; Firebird on August 31.
Three Warm Summer Evenings, three Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m. Featuring Air Force Academy bands. Concert Band, Antlers Park, 31 W. Pikes Peak Ave. on Aug. 26.
Paint the Town Blue series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave. Organized by the Pikes Peak Blues Community. Rainout location at the Wayfarer Pub, 520 S. Tejon St. Thursdays, 5-7:30 p.m. The Channel Cats on Aug. 19; The Pikes Peak Blues Community "All Star Jam" on .Aug. 26.