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. 423-698-5928.
THE BARN GOSPEL — The Barn in Hixson, 6323 Middle Valley Road. Singing featuring the Hamiltons Band, Anthem Voices and Sonlife Quartet, 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. Door prizes. firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE — Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Shows at 8 p.m. $10 suggested donation. 423-892-4960, www.christunity.org.
* Friday, Sept. 30: Jenny Clower and Ken Hicks.
* Saturday, Oct. 1: Megan Saunders, Fritsi Butler and Katrina Barclay.
CHATTANOOGA STATE — Humanities Building Theatre, Chattanooga State Community College, 4501 Amnicola Highway. Faculty recital, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7. Free. www.chattanoogastate.edu/events.
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. Featured acts perform "good, clean country music," 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4. email@example.com.
CSO CHAMBER SERIES — Silver Ballroom, Read House, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Musical Passport," 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2. $28, plus fees (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.
CSO POPS — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents Mambo Kings, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8. $21-$83 (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Fishermen Quartet featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4. 423-240-7210.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Gospel Singing Hall, Highway 27 North. Donnie Young and New Beginning with featured singers, 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1. 423-285-2165.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. McDonald's Singers and Turning Point featured, 7 p.m. today, Sept. 29. 423-240-6027.
GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE —East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. Featured singers, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Sept. 29. firstname.lastname@example.org.
GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE — Spring Creek Road Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek Road. Open mike, 7-9 p.m. each Tuesday. 423-315-7995.
GOSPEL, HIXSON — Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4. 423-593-7217.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH— Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Jerry Watkins and Shields of Faith featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4. 423-899-7852.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Bread of Life Singers and Spirit Filled featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3. 423-617-9140.
GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. — American Legion Hall, 13205 N. Main St. Featured singers, 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3. 423-939-0065.
LEGENDS OF SOUTHERN HIP-HOP —Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave. Concert featuring ensemble performances by Mystikal, Juvenile, Trick Daddy, Bun B, 8 Ball & MJG and Pastor Troy, 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. $51-$77, plus fees. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com.
MACDOWELL MUSIC CLUB — First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1505 N. Moore Road. Brief performances by club members Virginia Marion (organ), Nellie Makansi (piano), Jay Craven (clarinet) and William Riddlespurger (piano), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5. email@example.com.
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.
PALACE THEATRE — 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. All times Central. 931-484-6133. www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.
* Friday, Sept. 30: Crossville's Got Talent showcase, 7 p.m. $10. Proceeds go to Fair Park Senior Center. 931-248-2487 or 931-484-7416 for tickets.
* Saturday, Oct. 1: Cumberland Jamboree presents "Taking Woodstock," 7 p.m. $12.
* Friday, Oct. 7: Evangelist/singer John Lanier in concert, with Brother Mike McCoy and Friends, 7 p.m. Free but love offering will be taken.
POSITIVE 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
SACRED SOUNDS — Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. No show in October. www.shareamericafoundation.org.
SALE CREEK OPRY — Sale Creek Lions Club, 15222 Coppinger Road. Old-time country and gospel music, 6:30 p.m. each Saturday. Free. email@example.com.
SCENIC CITY CHORUS — Spring Creek Street Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek St. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 423-304-9131, 423-488-5087, 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.
SEWANEE PERFORMING ARTS SERIES — Guerry Auditorium, University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn. St. Bassist/multi-instrumentalist Edgar Meyer in concert, 7:30-9:30 p.m. CDT Oct. 8. $15. 931-598-1770, www.sewanee.edu.
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. Saturday, Oct. 1. Free. 423-529-8009.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE — Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Sept. 29. Free. 423-332-3654.
SAU MUSIC DEPARTMENT — Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4829 College Drive East, Collegedale. Concert by Southern Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2. Free. 1-800-768-8437.
STRING THEORY — Hunter Museum of American Art, 10 Bluff View. Clarinetist David Shifrin and pianist Gloria Chien, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4; preceded by Musical Dialogue from the stage at 6 p.m. $30 Hunter members, $40 nonmembers, $10 students with ID, $25 for groups of 20 or more. Season subscriptions (six shows) $160 members, $210 nonmembers. 423-414-2525, www.stringtheorymusic.org.