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.
Andy Clifton and Company, Antler's Hilton, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Free. Featuring Andy's CD release party, live music and more. Sat., April 8, 6:30-10 p.m. Call 219-2601 or visit andycliftonandcompany.com for more.
Alasdair Frasier, All Souls Universalist 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 Mozart Forever, Sunnyside Christian Church, 2025 N. Murray Blvd. $20. Join the Colorado Springs Philharmonic and Shauna Keene on Sat., April 8, 8 p.m. and Sun., April 9, 2:30 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for tickets or 226-9130 for more information.
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.
"Bastien und Bastienna," The Garden of the Gods Club, 3320 Mesa Road. $28. The Colorado Springs Conservatory and the Young Concert Artists Orchestra will perform Mozart to brunch accompaniment. April 29-30, 11:30 a.m. Call 577-4556 for tickets or more information.
Soli Deo Gloria Community Choir, Sunrise United Methodist Church, 2655 Briargate Blvd. Free. Featuring Mozart's "Solemn Vespers" and Haydn's "Mass in Time of War" on Sat., May 13, 7:30 p.m. Bring a canned good for Care and Share. Call 262-0614 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 Brass with an Altitude Concert, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Hwy 105, Palmer Lake. $5-$12. Catch the Monument Hill Brass Quintet on Sat., April 8, 7:30 p.m. Call 719/481-0475 for more.
Woodland Park Community Singers, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Free. Attend this annual spring concert on Sat., April 8, 7-9 p.m. Call 719/687-8645 for more.
In Harmony with The ARC, City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St. $15. A showcase of Pikes Peak area schools' performing arts students to benefit the ARC. Sat., April 8, 7 p.m. Call 471-4800, ext 101 to purchase tickets.
Songs of the Passion, Village Seven Presbyterian Church, 4050 Nonchalant Circle S. Free. Hear anthems, hymns and more. Sun., April 9, 6 p.m. Call 574-6700 for more.
30 Years of Abendmusik, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Featuring John Rutter's "Requium" and more. Tues., April 11, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-8888 for more.
Michael Cortez: From the World Beyond, All Souls Unitarian Church, 730 N. Tejon. $12. The Native American flautist will perform on Fri., April 14, 7-10 p.m. Call 633-7717 for more.
The Spring Thing Big Band Dance Benefit for Care and Share, Colorado Springs Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St. $15-$20. Featuring Randy and Michelle Rodriguez and a silent auction on Sat., April 22, 7 p.m. Call 576-2626 for tickets and 536-3240 for more information.
CC Bowed Piano Ensemble, CC Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St. Free. Featuring Stephen Scott's "The Deep Spaces" with soprano soloist Victoria Hansen. Tues., April 25, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.
A Mountain Montage, The DaVinci Academy, 1335 Bridle Oaks. Free. The Pikes Peak Flute Choir presents "Suite de Montagne" by Catherine McMichael. Sun., April 30, 2 p.m. Call 266-1571 for more.
Puccini Spectacular, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $15-$75. Featuring Tosca: Act I,La Boheme: Act II and Turandot: Act I, Scene II on . Sat., May 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., May 7 at 3 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for tickets.
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.
Spring Fest Gospel Concert, Mr. Biggs Event Center, 5825 Mark Dabling Blvd. $15-$18. Featuring comedian Akintunde and urban contemporary artist Canton Jones. Sun, May 21, 6 p.m. Call 576-2626 for tickets or 200-2741 for more information.
16th Annual Jazz Aspen Snowmass Festival, Rio Grande Park, Aspen. Several music events from Thurs., June 22 through Sun., June 25. Call 970/920-4996 for more.
32nd Annual Gospel Music Artists Music In the Rockies, Estes Park Center YMCA, 2515 Tunnel Road. Hear spiritual music and more. July 30 through August 5. Visit gospelmusic.org for more.