acoustic Black Rose Acoustic Society Events: Open-stage nights with headline performers on the second and fourth Fridays of the month, 7 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, $2. Also, many jams for different acoustic and folk instruments. Call 633-3660 for more.
Alasdair Frasier, All Souls Unitarian Church, 730 N. Tejon St. $15-$18 A Black Rose Acoustic Society special event. Sun., April 23, 7 p.m. Call 494-1133 for more.
classical Colorado Springs Philharmonic Concerts, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $12-$50. Vienna Boys Choir on Thurs., March 2, 8 p.m. Tribute to Radio's Golden Age on Sat., March 4, 8 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for tickets or visit csphilharmonic.org for more.
Michael Baron, Forestgate Presbyterian Church, 970 North Gate Rd. $22, $18 for students. Rocky Mountain Music alliance present this master teacher and concert pianist. Sat., March 4, 7 p.m. Call 487-1211 for more.
Happy Birthday, Mozart!, Steam Plant Theater, 220 W. Sackett Ave., Salida. $8-$12. The Walden Chamber Music Players celebrate Mozart's 250th birthday. Sun., March 5, 3-5 p.m. Call 719/395-0594 for more.
DuoClassico concert, Broadmoor Community Church, 315 Lake Ave., Free. Catch tenor John Carpenter and pianist Abram Minzer performing Schubert's Die Winterreise. Sun., March 12, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Call 473-1807 for more.
Colorado Springs Choral Masterworks IV: Mozart and More, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $13-$35. Catch the 250th anniversary celebration of Mozart's birthday with a medley of classic pieces under the direction of Donald P. Jenkins. Sat., March 18, 8 p.m. Call 520-7469 for tickets.
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 The Veronika String Quartet on March 23; A Celebration of Beethoven on June 8.
Happy Birthday Shostakovich, Steam Plant Theater, 220 W. Sackett Ave., Salida. The Walden Chamber Players will perform works by the greats. Sun., April 30, 3-5 p.m. Call 719/395-0594 for more.
Chamber Orchestra of the Springs Concerts, various locations. $8-$15. Featuring the Season Finale on April 22-23. Call 633-3649 for more.
Colorado Springs Choral Stars and Stripes, Forever, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., Free. The Choral joins the USAFA Concert Band in a performance of "pops" and patriotic music. Tues., May 16, 7:30 p.m. Call 520-7469 for tickets.
other music The USAFA Band, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-SHOW. A show featuring the concert band and members of the USAFA band alumni. Sun., March 5, 2 p.m. Call 556-9916 for more.
Crown College Choir of Minneapolis, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Cappella classics and spirituals. Wed., March 22, 7 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
Judy Collins, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $30-$42.50. Featuring folk music with contemporary themes. Fri., May 19, 7:30 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for tickets.