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Black Rose Acoustic Society Open Stage, Black Forest Community Center, Black Forest and Shoup Roads. $2-$4. With bluegrass band Palmer Divide, Fri., June 11, 7:30 p.m. Call 633-3660 for more.
Boats, Blues & BBQ, Arkansas River Walk, Pueblo, with concerts at the Lake Elizabeth Pavilion and barbecue at Aquila parking lot, 105 S. Victoria, Pueblo, Saturday, June 12. Information through Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo, 719/595-0242 or www.puebloharp.com.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Radio Oldies Jam, Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Rd. Free/donations. Thurs., June 17, 7 p.m. Call 578-1516.
classical A Celebration of Schubert, Louisa Performing Arts Center, The Colorado Springs School, 21 Broadmoor Ave. $5-$15. Celebrating Franz Schubert through song, piano solo, chamber music and the spoken word. Thurs., June 3, 7:30 p.m. For more call 475-9747 ext. 110.
Music for Keyboard Ensemble Concert, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Donation. Featuring Bonnie Linder and Carol Wilson. Sun., June 6, 3 p.m. For more call 633-8888.
Pia*ce, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre, $3-$7. With special guest Brian Stinar. Thurs., June 10, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 389-6606.
The Marriage of Figaro, Colorado College, Armstrong Hall, 26 E. Cache La Poudre. $15-$45. Presented by Opera Theatre of the Rockies. Fri., June 11 and Sat., June 12 at 7 p.m. Sun., June 13 at 2:30 p.m. For tickets call 520-7469.
Colorado College Festival Chamber Orchestra Concerts, Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Fri., June 25, 7:30 p.m., Susan Grace, piano; Scott Yoo, conducting; July 6, 7:30 p.m., Robert Chen, violin; Scott Yoo, conducting; For information, call 389-6607.
Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom Concert, Shove Chapel, 1010 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Featuring the Colorado Springs Juneteenth Community Choir and guest performers. Fri., June 18, 7:30 p.m. For more, call the NAACP at 475-7255.
jazz Big Swing Trio, CastAways, 107 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $5-$7. With Mary Ann Moore. Sun., June 13, 2-5 p.m. For more call 632-8719.
other music Peter Mulvey Friends House Concert. $10. Fri., June 4, 7 p.m. For location and tickets call 329-1644.
Bluegrass on the River Festival, Pueblo. $3-$15/day; $25/weekend. June 4, 7-11 p.m., June 5, 10 a.m.-11 p.m., and June 6, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.. With 18 Bluegrass Bands. Camping available. For more call 719/549-2414.
The Temptations, The Four Tops, Universal Lending Pavilion at the Pepsi Center, 1000 Chopper Circle, Denver, Sun., June 13, 7:30 p.m., $30-$45. TicketMaster, 520-9090.
Paul Nagen Flute Concert, Colorado Springs School, 21 Broadmoor Ave. Thurs., June 3, 7 p.m. For more call 520-7469.
The von Trapp Children in Concert, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $10-$20. Sun., June 20 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. For more call 719/295-7200.
Dulce Maria Castro Concert with Mariachi Tenampa: Colorado Springs Historical Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St. $19-$28. Fri., June 25, 7-9:30 p.m. and Pueblo Memorial Hall, 1 City Hall Pl., Pueblo. $24-$28. Sat., June 26, 7-9:30 p.m. Tickets available at 576-2626 or 866-464-2626.
free concerts Soft Summer Nights series, Bancroft Park, 2408 W. Colorado Ave., Wednesdays and Thursdays in June and Tuesdays in August, 7-8 p.m. This series is produced, arranged and conducted by Floyd Frame. June 2, 9, The Concert Band; June 3, 10 and 17.
Jazz in the Parks series. Sponsored by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Rainout dates are on Thursdays. Pion Valley Park: Promises, June 9. Plaza of the Rockies -- Pioneer Park: Ken Kassover+Four, June 16;
Palmer Village series, Pioneer Park between Plaza of the Rockies and the Pioneers Museum at 215 S. Tejon St. Wednesdays in, 6-8 p.m. Volan, Uvegas and Sokol, June 9; Ken Kassover +Four, June 16; The Colorado Springs Conservatory Jazz Combo, June 23; David Basse and Quartet, June 30.
Sack Lunch Serenade, Historic City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., Thursdays, May through August, noon to 1 p.m. Bring a lunch or buy a box lunch at the concert. This series features a short silent movie, appropriately accompanied by the restored 1928 Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ, along with a concert by the guest organist of the week. Regular organists include Tom O'Boyle and Bob Lillie.
Brown Bag Lunch Series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave., Tuesdays in June, July and August, noon to 1 p.m. 21/3, June 8; The Dixiland Six, June 15; Sabroso, June 22.
Paint the Town Blue series, Acacia Park Bandshell, 115 E. Platte Ave. Organized by the Pikes Peak Blues Community. Thursdays, 5-7:30 p.m. Rainout location at the Wayfarer Pub, 520 S. Tejon St. June 3, The Blues Bullies; June 10, Johnny Graves and the Blues Waves; June 17, Detroit Frank Dumont and the Drivin' Wheels.
Summer Evening Concert series, Soda Springs Park, Manitou Ave. and Ruxton, Manitou Springs. 7 p.m. June 7, Parkway Hills Baptist Church Youth Group; June 21 and June 28, Little London Winds; June 24, Fountain Creek Brass Band.
music announcements Summer Programs Enrollment, Colorado Springs Conservatory, 1430 N. Hancock. For musical theater, drama and opera programs for ages 5-19. Sessions begin June 12. Also high school students to study rock and roll, jazz and blues welcome. Call 577-4556 for more.
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