Chattanooga Now Music on Tap

Chattanooga Now Music on Tap

March 16th, 2012 in Chattnow Music

ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM -- Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 6-7 p.m. each Sunday. After 7 p.m. play anything. Free. 698-5928.

ACOUSTIC JAM SESSION -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. Thursday. 332-4901.

BLUEGRASS & BLUE JEANS -- The Bright School, 1950 Hixson Pike. Benefit for students includes online auction through March 28; find link at The Dismembered Tennesseans perform 6 p.m. March 31; $50. 265-8546.

BLUEGRASS, COUNTRY AND GOSPEL -- Older American Center, 414 W. 14th St., Chickamauga, Ga. Music by High Point Bluegrass and others, 6 p.m. Saturday. Free. 706-858-3855.

BLUEGRASS JAMBOREE -- Harrison Ruritan Club, 5709 Tyner Lane. Local artists perform, 6-10 p.m. Saturday. Free, but donations accepted for club's community-service projects and canned goods for Chattanooga Community Kitchen. 344-4828.

BLUES DUO -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Acoustic blues guitarist Paul Geremia will be joined by Snake Doctors' founder and local bluesman Lon Eldridge, 8 p.m. March 17. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. 624-5347.

CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Performances at 8 p.m. $10 suggested donation. 892-4960,

• Today: Tangletown Paramour featuring former Method Actor backing vocalist MaryBeth Zamer and Jimmie Dale Gilmore bassist Mike T. Lewis.

• Saturday: Pianist Joseph Akin and hammer dulcimer player Dan Landrum.

• March 24: Rural Arkansas-bred singer/songwriter Michael Prysock.

CHOO CHOO CHORUS -- All Saints Academy, 310 E. Eighth St. Men's barbershop harmony, 7 p.m. each Monday. All voice ranges needed; not required to read music. 894-8559 or 413-8681.

COUNTERPOINT CONCERT -- St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 848 Ashland Terrace. Lee Chamber Strings are guests for program of "serious new music and obscure works from the classical repertoire," under the direction of Lee University professor Xiaoqing Yu, 7 p.m. March 18. Free, but donations appreciated. Contact: Tim Hinck,

COWBOY JUBILEE -- Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Gospel singing featuring Mountain Cove Bluegrass, 7 p.m. today. 423-476-7936.

CSO CHAMBER CONCERT -- Silver Ballroom, Sheraton Read House, 827 Broad St. Chattanooga Symohony & Opera series features Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4, 3 p.m. March 25. $20. 267-8583,

CSO MASTERWORKS -- Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana," with guest soloists Brad Diamond, Sarah Jane McMahon and Ronald Ulen, 8 p.m. today. $19-$79 (reduced prices for students). 267-8583,

DAVID PETERSON -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Boston-based artist performs his blues-inflected bluegrass, 7:30 p.m. March 29. $12 in advance, $15 at the door. 624-5347.

FIDDLE CONVENTION -- Centennial Theater, Chattanooga Choo Choo, 1400 Market St., and Lindsay Street Hall, 901 Lindsay St. The Great Southern Old Time Fiddlers Convention returns for the third year with performances by The Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, Leroy Troy and others, 7 p.m. March 23 at the Choo Choo, and a series of contests at Lindsay Street Hall, 4 p.m. March 24.

GOSPEL -- Oakwood Community Church, 3927 Webb Road. Ron Samples, Bo Cox, The Webb Sisters and Rhett Outz featured, 6 p.m. Sunday. 903-3652.

GOSPEL -- Shoney's, 2318 Shallowford Village Drive. Garry Winningham, John Hinsley and Heaven Seekers featured, 6-8 p.m. Monday. 933-6080.

GOSPEL, BRIDGEPORT, ALA. -- Hardee's, 50770 Alabama Highway 277. King's Heir featured, 6 p.m. CDT Tuesday. 423-305-3973.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Heaven Seekers and Jerry Hall featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. 423-240-7210.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. Anchor Holds and Soul Winners featured, 7 p.m. Thursday. 423-775-1529.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- 1514 Rebecca Drive. Spirit Filled and Timothy Harshman featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday. 463-9864.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- Ryan's Family Steak House, 5326 Ringgold Road. Borne of 4 and Southern Traditions featured, 6-8 p.m. Thursday. Email

GOSPEL, HIXSON -- Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Lisa Harold Family featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday. 867-7217.

GOSPEL, KIMBALL, TENN. -- Old Country Church, 32 Kimball Cove Road. Sacrifice and Casey Hindman featured, 6-7:30 p.m. CDT Saturday. 423-322-9216.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Joyful Expressions, Sharon Foskey and Greg Baggett featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday. 899-7852.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Randy Kincannon, Nikki Matthews and Sharon Foskey featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday. 653-4159.

GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. -- Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. Willow Creek Quartet and Deanna Withrow featured, 6:30 p.m. today. 706-861-9885 or 423-488-6031.

GOSPEL, SODDY-DAISY -- Free To Worship Revival Center, 9966 Lovell Road. Heartstrings, David Crittenden and Sharon Foskey featured, 7-9 p.m. today. 899-7636.

GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. -- American Legion Post 106, Highway 11. Jim Hill Ministries and Dave Raby featured, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday. 423-463-9864.

JAZZ SAX -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Jazz alto saxophonist Jack Wright returns to Chattanooga for the first time in 15 years with Evan Lipson, Bob Stagner and Dennis Palmer accompanying, 8 p.m. March 24. $10 in advance, $12 at the door ($8 ages 25 and under). 624-5347.

MOUNTAIN OPRY -- Walden's Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 886-3252.

OUR THREE TENORS -- The Arts Center, 320 North White St., Athens, Tenn. McMinn County vocalists Mike Simmons, Rusty Patterson and Tim Frazier sing, accompanied by multi-instrumentalist Kay Simmons, 7:30 p.m. March 23-24; 2:30 p.m. March 25. $15 adults; $12 students. 423-745-8781,

PICKIN' AT THE POST -- American Legion Fred A. Morgan Post 106, Trenton, Ga. Weekly concert by bluegrass bands, 7 p.m. Thursday. Doors open at 5 p.m. for open jam. Free. 423-260-6264,

RED BANK BLUEGRASS JAM -- Grace Nazarene Church, intersection of Dayton Boulevard and Highway 153. Jam session for all levels of bluegrass and country musicians, 6:30-9 p.m. each Thursday. Play or listen. Free. 877-9948.

RED CLAY PICKIN' BARN -- Intersection of Weatherly Switch and Old Lead Mine Valley Road on state Highway 317 near Red Clay Park, Cleveland, Tenn. Family musical entertainment, 7-11 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-240-3439.

SCENIC CITY CHORUS -- First Christian Church, 650 McCallie Ave. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 304-9131 or 488-5087,

SCENIC CITY SOUL REVUE -- Mocha Restaurant and Music Lounge, 3116 Brainerd Road. Local band performs classic and modern Motown, Stax, Philly soul and R&B dance party hits with multipart harmonies and a horn section, 8:30 p.m. Saturday. No cover; two-item minimum. 531-4154.

SEBA JAM SESSION -- Silverdale Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 7407 Bonny Oaks Drive. Monthly meeting/jam session for Southeastern Bluegrass Association chapter, 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Players of all levels are welcome., 624-3063 or 314-1842.

SENIORS DANCE -- Teamsters Building, 4431 Bonny Oaks Drive. Music by Union Railroad Overdrive, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, $5. 332-6833.

STEVE BOYCE IN CONCERT -- Cumberland County Playhouse, 221 Tennessee Ave., Crossville, Tenn. The Crossville native, a tenor singer, offers a selection of love songs, 3 p.m. CDT Sunday, with pianist Jane Wauford. Guest vocalist Melissa Ellis will add classic to contemporary country songs. $20 adults, $10 students. 931-484-5000,

SUNSET CONCERT SERIES -- North River Civic Center, 1009 Executive Drive, Suite 102, Hixson. The Dismembered Tennesseans, 7-8 p.m. today. Free. 870-8924.

WHITE DOVE CAFE -- Collegedale Community Church, 4995 Swinyar Drive. Adult Christian coffeehouse features performances by local songwriters, 7-9 p.m. today. 394-5464.