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.
classical Schubert in Vienna: Music Salon Series, 8 Broadmoor Hills Drive. $60 for series, $15 per evening. Join tenor John Carpenter and pianist Abram Minzer for a five-part presentation, including food, music and festivities. Tuesdays at 7 p.m., May 30 and June 6 and 13. Call 439-4630 to make a reservation.
ProMusica of the Rockies' A Celebration of Beethoven, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $10-$15. Presenting the final concert of the 2005-2006 Thursday Night Recital Series. Thurs., June 8, 7 p.m. Call 475-9747 for more.
CC Festival Artists Concerts, Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache la Poudre St. $5-$25. Featuring works by Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and more. June 13, 17, 19, 22, 23 and 28, 7:30 p.m. Visit http://artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival for more.
other music Gettin' Down Downtown Free Summer Concert Series, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Presenting live music on rain-free Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Featuring Springs Contemporary Jazz Band, June 7. Phat Daddy and the Phat Horn Doctors, June 14. The Stringdusters, June 21. Joe Uvegas and Friends, June 28. Dave Rucker Trio, July 5. Wilson & Mckee, July 12. Chip Dolan Band, July 19. Your Father's Mustache Band, July 26. Abandonato, Aug. 2. Michael Johnson, Aug. 9. Jake Armerding, Aug. 16. Joe Uvegas, Aug. 23. Call 785-3235 or visit gettindowndowntown.com for more.
Manitou Springs 2006 Street Performer Program, various spots along Manitou and Cañon Avenues. May 26 through Sept. 3. Fri., 5-8 p.m., Sat. and Sun., 1-4 p.m. Contact the Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau at 685-5089 for schedule and more.
Paint the Town Blue Free Summer Concert Series, Bancroft Park, 2408 W. Colorado Ave. Featuring live blues music. Thursdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m., June 29 through August 17. Visit pikespeakblues.org or call 229-0945 for schedule and other information.
Woodland Music Series, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Saturdays, free; Fridays, $6-$10. Presenting Friday night and Saturday afternoon concerts in and on the green next to the cultural center. June 9-10, July 7-8, Aug. 11-12 and Sept. 8-9. Fri., 7 p.m., Sat., 2 p.m. Call 719/687-5284 for more.
Organist Chelsea Chen Concert, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Attend this award-winning New York City-based organist's concert. Sun., May 28, 7 p.m. Call 471-4361 for tickets and visit fumc-cs.org for more.
Central City Opera Summer Opera Festival, Central City Opera House, 124 Eureka St. Presenting The Ballad of Baby Doe, Don Giovanni and The Coronation of Poppea. Show run June 24 through Aug. 6. Call 800/851-8175 or visit centralcityopera.org for more.