BLACK BOX CONCERT SERIES -- Sue E. Trotter Black Box Theatre, Athens Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. Athens Area Council for the Arts presents Joy Kills Sorrow, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8. $16 adults, $9 students. 423-745-8717, www.athensartscouncil.org.
BLUEGRASS JAMBOREE -- Harrison Ruritan Club, 5709 Tyner Lane. Local artists perform, 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. Free, but donations accepted for club's community-service projects and canned goods for Chattanooga Community Kitchen. 423-619-8310.
CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Jeff Black performs, 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. $10 donation. 423-892-4960, www.christunity.org.
CSO MASTERWORKS -- Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents Mozart's Requiem, 8 p.m. Nov. 14. $19-$81 (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.
DULCIMERS AND ACCOMPANIMENT -- Brooks Memorial United Methodist Church, 3619 Fairfax Drive. Meeting and jam session, 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. Free. 423-396-3950.
GAITHER VOCAL BAND -- Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave. Southern gospel by Bill Gaither, Mark Lowry, David Phelps and Wes Hampton, with special guests Kevin Williams, Greg Ritchie and Matthew Holt, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8. $28-$76.50, plus convenience fees; discounts for students, seniors and groups. 423-642-8497, www.chattanoogaonstage.com.
HONOR BAND CONCERT -- Lee University Conn Center, Lee University, 1053 Church St. SE, Cleveland, Tenn. The Lee University Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and Symphonic Band perform for exceptional high school band students taking part in Honor Band, 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 15. Free. 423-614-8430.
HONOR BAND CONCERT -- Lee University Conn Center, Lee University, 1053 Church St. SE, Cleveland, Tenn. Students from across the country present a concert under the baton of Dr. David Holsinger, conductor of the Lee University Wind Ensemble, 2-3 p.m. Nov. 16. Free. 423-614-8430.
MONROE AREA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS -- Hiwassee College, 225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tenn. The Four Freshmen performs, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14. $18 in advance, $20 at door; $10 for students. Season tickets: $100 per couple, $60 individuals and $125 families. 423-442-3210, www.monroearts.com.
MUSIC AT THE WINERY -- Cartecay Vineyards, 5704 Clear Creek Road, Ellijay, Ga. Weekly music series features Barefoot Boone, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9 on Chimney Patio (in Nealey Barn if weather is bad). $13 includes concert, five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463, www.cartecayvineyards.com.
NORMAN AND NANCY -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. North Georgia flatpicking guitar legend Norman Blake performs with his wife, multi-instrumentalist Nancy Blake, and fiddler James Bryan, with whom he recorded a legendary debut LP in 1979, "The Rising Fawn String Ensemble," 8 p.m. Nov. 15. $20. 423-624-5347, www.barkinglegs.org.
PRESIDENTIAL CONCERT SERIES -- Dixon Center, Lee University, 1120 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland, Tenn. Pianist Joyce Yang performs, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12. $10 adults, $5 students and seniors. Tickets available one week before concert; box office open 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. 423-614-8343.
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. today, Nov. 7. Play or listen. 423-877-9948
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. Saturday, Nov. 9. $5 donation. 423-240-3439.
THE RINGGOLD OPRY -- Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Bluegrass and old-time country music, clogging and dancing, 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. Free. 706-935-2251.
SACRED SOUNDS -- Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Share America Foundation concert series featuring The Hullender Family and Wally O'Donald, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8. $5 donation. www.shareamericafoundation.org.
SCENIC CITY CHORUS -- Woodmore Elementary Schoool, 800 Woodmore Lane.www.sceniccitychorus.com.Holiday chorus rehearsing for Christmas Cafe concert on Dec. 7, 6:30-8 p.m.Monday, Nov. 11. Women of all ages invited to attend eight-week rehearsals, 423-400-0462, 423-650-2270.
SEBA JAM SESSION -- Silverdale Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 7407 Bonny Oaks Drive. Monthly meeting/jam session for Southeastern Bluegrass Association chapter, 2-5 p.m. Nov. 17. Players of all levels are welcome. www.sebabluegrass.org, 423-624-3063, 423-314-1842.
SENIORS DANCE -- Teamsters Union Hall, 4431 Bonny Oaks Drive. Band plays line dance, slow country and '50s rock music, 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. $5 donation. 423-867-7185.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. Nov. 14. Free. 423-332-3654.
STRING ENSEMBLE -- Lee Chapel, Lee University, 1120 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland, Tenn. The Lee University Chamber Strings, an all-student ensemble from Lee's School of Music, presents its fall concert featuring dance music from around the world, including American, Spanish, Argentinian, Eastern European and Arabic selections. 7:30 p.m., today, Nov. 7. Free. 614-8240.
TRAVIS TRITT -- Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Country artist Travis Tritt performs a solo acoustic set, 8 p.m. Nov. 16. $25.50-$43.50, plus convenience fees. 642-8497. www.chattanoogaonstage.com.
UTC MUSIC DEPARTMENT -- Roland Hayes Concert Hall, UTC Fine Arts Center, 752 Vine St. Concert series featuring student ensembles: trumpet and tuba/euphonium ensemble, 7:30 p.m. today, Nov. 7; students of Dr. Sin-Hsing Tsai (3 p.m.) and UTC Jazz Band (7:30 p.m.), Sunday, Nov. 10; UTC Choral, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 15; faculty recital featuring pianist David Walters and classical/jazz music, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 16; UTC Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 19. Free. www.utc.edu/music.
VOICES WON -- Crosspointe Christian Centre, 2681 Underwood St., Dalton, Ga. (corner of Underwood and North Bypass). Voices Won Ministries hosts 12th anniversary singing featuring Voices Won, Mark Bishop and The Triumphant Quartet. 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9. $15 (one night) or $25 (both nights) in advance; $20 at the door. 706-218-8691.