Black Rose Acoustic Society Events: Open stage nights with headline performers on the second and fourth Fridays of the month, 7:30 p.m., at the Black Forest Community Center, corner of Black Forest and Shoup roads, $3-5. Open stage nights on the fourth Saturday of each month, 7 p.m. at Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Road, $3. Also, many jams for different acoustic and folk instruments. Call 633-3660 for more.
classical Chamber Orchestra of the Springs Concerts, various locations. $8-$15. Featuring Of Elegance and Beauty on Nov. 12-13. Mozart in Paris on Jan. 14-15. A Voice in the Darkness on Feb. 18-19. Season Finale on April 22-23. Call 633-3649 for more.
Music Makers III, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Free. Sylvia Valley, soprano, and Daniel Brink, pianist, perform pieces by Vivaldi, Hahn, Donaudy, Grieg, Grainger and Britten. Sun., Oct. 30, 2 p.m. Call 635-7985 for more.
Walden Chamber Music Players Concert, Steam Plant Theater, 220 W. Sackett Ave., Salida. $8-$12. The Players perform the music of Brahms and Strauss. Sun., Oct. 30, 3-5 p.m. Visit steamplant.org or call 719/395-0594 for more.
Piano Master Class, CC's Packard Hall, ###. $15. Featuring pianist William Wolfram, featuring four outstanding local pianists. Wed., Nov. 2, 5-7 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.
Thursday Night Recital Series, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave., 475-9747 ext. 110. $10-$15. All concerts begin at 7 p.m. Featuring An Evening with Gregory Adams on Oct. 20; Lawrence Leighton Smith and Esteemed Friends on Nov. 10; From Russia With Love on Jan. 12; The Mendelssohn Trio on Feb. 9; The Veronika String Quartet on March 23; A Celebration of Beethoven on June 8.
other music CC Music Dept. Artist Series: William Wolfram plays the piano on Thurs., Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. Composer Joseph Dorfman conducts A Concert of Chamber Music on Thurs., Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Dorfman also conducts the opera Shulamith on Sun., Nov. 13, 3 p.m. Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano and Lori Piitz, pianist perform A Concert of Music and Poetry on Thurs., Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. and Canadian Vocal Music on Sun., Nov. 20, 3 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more info.
Colorado Springs Conservatory Events, 1430 N. Hancock Ave., 577-4556. Featuring In-House Recital, Thurs., Oct. 27, 7 p.m. Weekends at the Conservatory Series, Oct. 29, 7 p.m.; Oct. 30, 3 p.m. Friday Night Jams on Nov. 4, 11.
Carrie Newcomer and Joe Uveges Concert, All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 730 N. Tejon St. $11-$12. Singer-songwriter Newwcomer returns to Colorado Springs on Sat., Oct. 29, 7-10 p.m. Call 633-3043 for more.
USAFA Stellar Brass Concert, First Lutheran Church, 1515 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Dr. Joseph Galema, organist, performs with the USAFA Stellar Brass, a brass and percussion sextet. Sun., Oct. 30, 4 p.m. Call Evan at 632-8836 for more.
The Pikes Peak Ringers, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Featuring a handbell concert on Sun., Nov. 6, 3 p.m. Call 471-4361 or visit fumc-cs.org for more.
Shape Note Singing from the Sacred Harp, The Boulder Street Church, 828 E. Boulder St. Experience old hymns sung in the old way. The second Sunday of each month from 1-3 p.m. Call Pete at 648-2274 for more.