Chattanooga Now Live Music Calendar - April 4-11

Chattanooga Now Live Music Calendar - April 4-11

April 4th, 2018 by Lisa Denton in Chattnow Music

ABBA'S HOUSE — 5208 Hixson Pike. 423-877-6462,

» Saturday, April 7: Singer, songwriter and master guitarist Bob Bennett, an influential figure in the early days of contemporary Christian music, in concert, 6-8:30 p.m. Mark Kelly Hall and Dana Harding also perform. Suggested donation: $10 per person, $25 per family.

» Friday, April 13: Casting Crowns on The Very Next Thing Tour, with special guests I Am They, 7 p.m. $75 platinum, $40 artist circle, $25 reserved, $18 groups of 10+. 1-855-484-1991,

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. Live music, first and third Fridays, 7 p.m. Free; donations accepted. Concession sales start at 6 p.m. 423-332-3829.

BESSIE SMITH MUSIC — Pilgrim Congregational Church, 400 Glenwood Drive. "Empress of the Blues" community concert by Neshawn Smith, 7 p.m. Monday, April 9. Love offering accepted. 423-698-5682.

BRYAN COLLEGE MUSIC —721 Bryan College Drive, Dayton, Tenn. 423-775-7500.

» Friday, April 6: "A Night at the Movies," with Bryan Piano Ensemble accompanying classic silent films, 7:30 p.m. Audience invited to wear favorite 1920s-inspired attire. Free.

» Monday, April 9: Performance by Community Orchestra and Wind Ensemble, featuring guest artist Grace Loe, 7:30 p.m. Free.

CHATTANOOGA SONGWRITERS NIGHT — Heritage House, 1428 Jenkins Road. House concert by Derick Anderson, Jesse Jungkurth, Robinson Renard and host Megan Saunders, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, April 12; doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free. Light refreshments served. 423-855-9474,

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.

CREATIVE ARTS GUILD — 520 W. Waugh St., Dalton, Ga.706-278-0168,, Dalton State Singers perform, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12.$10 adults, $8 seniors/students, free for children under 5 and anyone with Dalton State ID.

COWBOY GOSPEL JUBILEE — Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Cannon Creek featured,plus Wally Varnell, Joel Moore and Elmer Bramlett, 7 p.m. Friday, April 6. Hat passed for headliners. 423-476-7936.

CSO MASTERWORKS — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Tchaikovsky & Prokofiev," 7:30 p.m. today, April 5; preceded by optional Spotlight Talk by Cahill Smith at 6:45 p.m. $15 to $56 (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583,

CSO SPECIAL EVENTS — Feed Co. Table & Tavern, 201 W. Main St. 423-267-8583. CSO Supper Club, a culinary journey to Seville, Spain, in anticipation of "Carmen" production in 2019, with executive chef Charlie Loomis, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12. $60.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY PLAYHOUSE — 221 Tennessee Ave., Crossville, Tenn. 931-484-5000, Mainstage Concert: Jason Ross, a one-man show of songs and humor by a Playhouse favorite, 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13 (sold out) and Saturday, April 14 (very limited seating, $25).

DALTON/WHITFIELD COMMUNITY BAND — Southeast Whitfield High School, 1954 Riverbend Road, Dalton, Ga. Spring concert, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10. 706-516-2200.

ENGELHEIM VINEYARDS — 127 Lakeview Road, Ellijay, Ga. 706-635-9463, Live music by Timothy O'Donovan, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7, and Danny Rhea, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 8.

EVERYONE EAST LAKE FESTIVAL — East Lake Park, 3000 E. 34th St. East Lake Neighborhood Association event, 1-5 p.m. April 14. Book Fiesta, free pet vaccines, art installations and music by Claire Donohue & Stephen Powers, Heatherly (Heather Leigh Holt), Rafael Amaral, Shagbark, the UTD with Sheryl Campbell, Hara Paper and opera arias by tenor Michael Mays accompanied by his pianist wife Joy.

FREE FIDDLE SCHOOL — Fiddlers Anonymous, 2248 Dayton Blvd., Red Bank. Instruction for newbies at 2 p.m., beginners at 2:30 p.m., intermediates at 3:30 p.m. Sundays; fiddles provided. Free potluck dinner, 4 p.m.; bluegrass jam, 4-8 p.m. 423-994-7497.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Gospel Singing Hall, Highway 27 North. Donnie Young and New Beginning with featured singers, 6 p.m. Saturday, April 7. 423-285-2165.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. McDonald's Singers and featured acts, postponed until interior remodel is complete. 423-240-6027.

GOSPEL, EVENSVILLE, TENN. — Evensville Fire Department, 801 Eagle Lane. Born Again Believers, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7. 423-240-7210,

GOSPEL, HIXSON — Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band and Calvary's Blend featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 10. 423-593-7217.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. The Webb Sisters and Gary Winningham featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, April 9. 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 — 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).

» Tuesday, April 10: Chamber Strings' spring concert, 7:30 p.m. in Pangle Hall, 340 Church St. NE. Free.

» Friday, April 13: Young People's Chorus of New York City in Presidential Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. in Pangle Hall, 340 Church St. NE. $5-$15.

» Monday, April 16: Small Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. in Dixon Center, 1120 N. Ocoee St. Free.

» Tuesday, April 17: Wind Ensemble, directed by Dr. David Holsinger, 7:30 p.m. in Conn Center, 150 11th St. NE. Free.

MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM CONCERT TOURS — 399 McCallie Ave. 423-757-5580, Chattanooga '90s Block Party, with Guy featuring Teddy Riley, Jagged Edge, 112 and Genuwine, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7; doors open at 6:30 p.m. $41.50, $61.50, $71.50, $81.50, $101.50.

MID-SOUTH SYMPHONIC BAND — VW Conference Center, 7351 Volkswagen Drive. Spring concert by 75-member ensemble, directed by Jim Souders, 3-4:30 p.m. Sunday, April 8. Free.

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 ST. PAUL'S —St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 305 W. Seventh St.Heinavanker presents "Ancient Songs, Chants & Hymns: Celebrating 100th Anniversary of Estonian Independence,"7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10.$20 and $30; $15 seniors. 423-266-8195,

MUSIC AT THE WINERY — Cartecay Vineyards, 5704 Clear Creek Road, Ellijay, Ga. Live music by Tommy Joe Conner, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7, and Craig Hendricks, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April 8. Concerts are free. $10 wine tasting includes five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463,

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.

ST. STEPHEN'S CATHOLIC CHURCH — 7111 Lee Highway. Christian singer Kitty Cleveland in concert, 7-8:30 p.m. April 13. Free admission; CDs for sale. 423-892-1261.

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.

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,

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.

SOUTHEAST WHITFIELD HIGH SCHOOL — 1954 Riverbend Road, Dalton, Ga. Dalton/Whitfield County Community Band performs, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10. Free. 706-226-2753.

SAU MUSIC DEPARTMENT — Southern Adventist University, 4881 Taylor Circle, Collegedale. N423-236-2880. "World Tour" concert by Wind Symphony, directed by Ken Parsons, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 8, at Collegedale Church of Seventh-day Adventists. Free.

TIVOLI THEATRE CONCERT TOURS — 709 Broad St. 423-757-5580,, 8 p.m. April 13; doors open at 7 p.m. $39, $49, $65 and $85.

WALKER THEATRE CONCERT TOURS — Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave. 423-757-5580,

» Friday, April 13: "Weird Al" Yankovic. Sold out.

» Saturday, April 14: Phillip Phillips. Sold out.