3 SISTERS BLUEGRASS — Ross's Landing Park, 200 Riverfront Parkway. Host band The Dismembered Tennesseans welcomes local and national bluegrass acts, 6-11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6 (with headliner Del McCoury), and noon-11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 (with headliner Sam Bush). Free. 423-265-0771.
ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM — Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 6-7 p.m. each Sunday. Free. 423-698-5928.
BAKEWELL OPRY — Bakewell Community Center, 114 McCallie Ferry Road. Steve Wilson and Barely Kicking Band, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6. Free; donations accepted. Concession sales, including hot dogs, start at 6 p.m. 423-332-3829.
BANDS ON THE BLUFF — Hunter Museum of American Art, 10 Bluff View. Finale features favorite local blues and bluegrass acts (Laura Walker & the Traveling Tennesseans, Rick Rushing and Caney Village) in separate and joint performances, 6 p.m. Oct. 5. Throwback Thursday admission of $5 for temporary exhibit, "Thrill After Thrill: Thirty Years of Wayne White," and free to rest of museum. Cash bar. 423-267-0968, www.huntermuseum.org.
BRINGIN' DA FUNK — Waterhouse Pavilion, 850 Market St. Jazzanooga begins series of educational and musical events paying homage to the late Clyde Stubblefield, the Chattanooga native known as "the most sampled drummer in the industry," with a performance by drummer Yattie Westfield and friends, 8-11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29. Beer and wine bar available. $10 donation requested. All proceeds go to Jazzanooga's Youth Music initiatives. www.jazzanooga.org.
CHOO CHOO CHORUS — All Saints Academy, 310 E. Eighth St. Men's barbershop harmony group rehearsal, 7-9:30 p.m. each Monday. All voice ranges needed; not required to read music. 423-894-8559, 423-413-8681.
COUNTRY, FORT OGLETHORPE — Cloud Springs Deli, 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Local acts, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3. Accepting auditions every performance for "good, clean country music." email@example.com.
CSO MASTERWORKS — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera opens season withBritten's Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Tan Dun's Crouching Tiger Concerto and Mahler's Symphony No. 1 - The Titan, 7:30 p.m. today, Sept. 28. $15-$85. 423-267-8583, www.chatta noogasymphony.org.
CSO POPS — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Music City Hitmakers," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7. $15-$85. 423-267-8583, www.chattanooga symphony.org.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY PLAYHOUSE — 221 Tennessee Ave., Crossville, Tenn. 931-484-5000, ccplayhouse.com. Country artist Terri Clark, 7:30 p.m. CDT Oct. 6. $50 and $35 adults/seniors, $25 and $17.50 children/students.
DAVID PHELPS — Collegedale Community Church, 9305 Four Corners Place, Collegedale. Former Gaither Vocal Band singer on A Journey of Faith Tour, supporting new album "Hymnal" A Journey of Faith Through Hymns," with Dayspring Trio and Emmanuel Quartet opening, 7-10 p.m. Oct. 7. $35 (includes early entry and best seating) and $25. 423-396-5464, www.collegedalecommunity.com.
ENGELHEIM VINEYARDS — 127 Lakeview Road, Ellijay, Ga. 706-635-9463, www.engelheim.com. Live music by Timothy O'Donovan, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, and Surrender Hill, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. McDonald's Singers and featured acts, 7 p.m. each Thursday. 423-240-6027.
GOSPEL, HIXSON — Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3. 423-593-7217.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Living Right Trio, Craig Tyndall and Linda Spangler featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2. 423-356-9260.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH— Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road, Ooltewah. Featured singers, 6:30-8:30 p.m. each Tuesday. 423-488-6031.
LEE UNIVERSITY MUSIC — Squires Recital Hall, Humanities Building, 1250 Parker St.,Cleveland, Tenn. Tickets available 3-6 p.m. weekdays one week prior and at the door one hour before the event. 423-614-8343 (box office), 423-614-8240 (School of Music).
* Friday, Sept. 29: Josh Holritz and ChoEun Lee in recital featuring first three sonatas for piano and violin by Beethoven, 7:30 p.m. Free and nonticketed.
* Tuesday, Oct. 3: Charlie Albright (piano) in Presidential Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. $15 adults, $5 children and seniors.
LEVITT AMP MUSIC SERIES — Bessie Smith Cultural Center lawn, 200 E. M.L. King Blvd. Weekly series continues with headliner Nick Lutsko and opening act Midnight Promise, 7-9 p.m. today, Sept. 28. Free. www.chattanoogafun.com.
MACDOWELL MUSIC CLUB — Second Presbyterian Church, 700 Pine St. Monthly meeting features member performances by Nellie Makansi (piano), Ann Rylands (violin) and Bruce Ashton (piano), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4. firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOUNTAIN OPRY — Walden's Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 423-886-3252.
MUSIC AT THE WINERY — Cartecay Vineyards, 5704 Clear Creek Road, Ellijay, Ga. Live music by Surrender Hill, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, and Travis Bowlin, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1. Concerts are free. $10 wine tasting includes five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463, www.cartecayvineyards.com.
PALACE THEATRE — 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. All times Central. 931-484-6133. www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.
* Friday, Sept. 29: Crossville's Got Talent, 16 acts vie for $800 in cash and other prizes, 7 p.m. $10. Proceeds support Fair Park Senior Center. 931-248-2487, 931-484-7416.
* Saturday, Sept. 30: Americana trio Aaron Ingram, Matt Page and Matthew Luther, 7 p.m. $12.
PPOSITIVE BLUEGRASS —Jo Mama's Wraps, 12553 N. Main St., Trenton, Ga. Local musician Carl Towns performs gospel music and "posgrass," 5:30-7:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Free. 706-657-7138 or email@example.com.
RED BANK BLUEGRASS JAM — Grace Nazarene Church, 6310 Dayton Blvd. Jam session for all levels of bluegrass and country musicians, 6:30-9 p.m. each Thursday. Play or listen. 423-877-9948.
SALE CREEK OPRY — Sale Creek Lions Club, 15222 Coppinger Road. Old-time country and gospel music, 6:30 p.m. each Saturday. $5 couples, $3 singles; free for kids 12 and younger. firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCENIC CITY CHORUS — Spring Creek Road Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek Road. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 423-902-3298, www.sceniccitychorus.com.
SENIORS DANCE — Teamsters Union Hall, 4431 Bonny Oaks Drive. Band plays line dance, slow country and '50s rock music, 7-10 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-867-7185.
SNOW HILL BLUEGRASS JAMBOREE — Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department Training Center, 9100 Snow Hill Road, Harrison. Volunteer firefighters sponsor jamboree by area bands, 5:45-10 p.m. Oct. 7. Free. 423-529-8009.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE — Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Sept. 28. Free. 423-332-3654.
SONGBIRDS GUITAR MUSEUM — 35 Station St. www.songbirdsguitars.com.
* Friday, Sept. 29: Nathan Angelo Band, 7 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. $15.
* Wednesday, Oct. 4: Chris Knight, 7 p.m; doors open at 6 p.m. $30.
* Friday, Oct. 6: Hank and Cupcakes, 7 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. $20.
* Saturday, Oct. 7: John Lennon Celebration Concert, featuring Ryan Oyer and an all-star band, 7 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. $15.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT SIMPSON — Simpson United Methodist Church, 601 McFarland Ave., Rossville. Men's auditioned community chorus inSpirit, directed by Gerald Peel, in concert, 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1. Free. 706-841-1807.
TIVOLI THEATRE CONCERTS — 709 Broad St. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com. Kansas, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4; doors open at 7 p.m. $49.50, $69.50 and $99.50 plus fees.