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 PPCC Faculty Music Recital, PPCC Downtown Studio Campus Art Gallery, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Featuring viola and piano performances by Margaret Miller and Sara McDaniel on Sun., Nov. 13, 2:30 p.m. Call Bill at 540-7311 for more.
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.
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 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: 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 Friday Night Jam on Nov. 11.
Open Community Drum Dance Circle, Center for Spiritual Learning, 3685 E. Jeannine Dr. Free. Meets Sundays from 3-6 p.m. Call 964-8031 for more.
Amuse Recorder Concert, Salida Steam Plant Theater, 220 W. Sackett Ave. $5-$12. Featuring Fortune My Foe on Sat., Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. Call 719/539-2068 for more.
Our Next Generation, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive. Prices vary by event. Featuring free workshops and demonstrations, a jam session, silent auction, concert with Sean Costello and more. Sat., Nov. 12. Visit pikespeakblues.org for more.
First Christian Church Concert, 16 E. Platte Ave. Donations accepted. Featuring compositions by Charles Eakin, including the premier of Studies and Pieces for Children. Sun., Nov. 20, 2:30 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
Abendmusik, Broadmoor Community Church, 315 Lake Ave. Featuring spirituals, The Hymn of St. Cecelia, Shenandoah and Sweet Georgie Brown. Sun., Nov. 20, 3 p.m. Call 579-7165 for more.
Shivers Celebration VII, Antlers Hilton Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Includes four days of concerts and activities including dinner, dancing, music, a silent auction and performances by Dianne Reeves. Runs Nov. 24-27. Call 593-8400 for info.
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.