ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM — Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 6-7 p.m. each Sunday. Free. 423-698-5928.
ATHENS ARTS CENTER — 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org. The Revelers in Black Box Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25; doors open at 7 p.m. (with cash bar), member seating at 6:50 p.m. $15 adults in advance, $20 at the door if available; $10 students.
BAKEWELL OPRY — Bakewell Community Center, 114 McCallie Ferry Road. Live music, first and third Fridays, 7 p.m. Concession sales at 6 p.m. $3 single, $5 couple. 423-332-3829.
BIG BRUSH CREEK ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL & CAMPOUT — Big Brush Creek Farm, Sequatchie County, Tenn. Discount admission through Jan. 31 for all-ages festival with 25 bands performing blues, bluegrass, old-time, country, funk country, jam rock, Southern rock and jazz fusion, May 24-27, rain or shine. Early bird weekend passes $49, combo fest/camp passes $79; kids with adults $35, one-day pass $20, kids $10. Lesser discounts through May 18. www.bigbrushcreek.com.
CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE — Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Live music, 8 p.m. $10 suggested donation. 423-892-4960, www.christunity.org.
» Friday, Jan. 25: Blackberry Winter
» Saturday, Jan. 26: Sherry Cothran
CHATTANOOGA BACH CHOIR — Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, 215 E. Eighth St. 423-624-3603, www.chattanoogabachchoir.org. Rachmaninoff's "All-Night Vigil," 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. $25.
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.
COFFEEHOUSE CONCERT — Mountain Arts Community Center, 809 Kentucky Ave., Signal Mountain. Master mountain dulcimer player and poetic folk singer Butch Ross performs, 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. Presented by SME Preservation Fund to preserve old Signal Mountain Elementary School building. $15. Coffee and dessert included. 423-505-6520.
COWBOY GOSPEL JUBILEE — Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Tim Chastain featured,7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25. Hat passed for headliners. 423-476-7936.
CSO CHAMBER SERIES — Chattanooga State Humanities Building, 4501 Amnicola Highway. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Mozart & Strauss," 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27. $15-$28; free for furloughed federal workers. 423-267-8583. www.chattanoogasymphony.org.
DINNER & THE ARTS — Chattanooga High School Center for Creative Arts, 1301 Dallas Road. Tenth annual gala includes silent and live auction, gourmet meal by Beast & Barrel and live dinner performance highlighting magnet school's arts program, Friday, Jan. 25. Silent auction, 5-7 p.m., dinner, show and live auction, 7-9 p.m. $35. www.centerforcreativearts.net, 423-498-7365.
ENGELHEIM VINEYARDS — 127 Lakeview Road, Ellijay, Ga. 706-635-9463, www.engelheim.com. Live music by Danny Rhea, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26; Paul Douglas Sanner, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27.
FAITH, FAMILY & FRIENDS — Ringgold High School, 29 Tiger Trail, Ringgold, Ga. Poet Voices, The Greesons and The Hullender Family in concert, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. A love offering will be received.
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, TN — 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 and guests, 6-8 p.m. each Tuesday. 423-593-7217.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Bojangles, 9225 Lee Highway. Greg Baggett and Crystal Campbell and Ladies of Praise, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29. 423-432-8920.
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).
» Thursday, Jan. 24: Faculty recital by Kristen Holritz (flute) and ChoEun Lee (piano), 7:30 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall. Free.
» Friday, Jan. 25: The Lee Saxes saxophone choir performs, 7:30 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall. Free.
LET'S SING FROM MEMORY — Northside Presbyterian Church, 923 Mississippi Ave. Free social gathering for those with Alzheimer's and other dementias, accompanied by caregivers, to sing old songs and hymns that may reconnect to memories, 1-2:30 p.m. first and third Tuesdays. Free. 423-266-1766, http://northsidepresbyterian.org.
LIVE JAM SESSION — Granfalloon, 400 E. Main St. House band Freddy Mc and Friends with musical guests and performers from the audience who want to join the jam, 8-10 p.m. Tuesdays; doors open at 7:30 p.m. $5. www.granfalloonchattanooga.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.
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, Jan. 26, and Rick Byers, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27. Concerts are free. $10 wine tasting includes five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463, www.cartecayvineyards.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. email@example.com.
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.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE — Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24. Free. 423-332-3654.
SOUTHERN ADVENTIST MUSIC DEPARTMENT — Southern Adventist University's Ackerman Auditorium, 4881 Taylor Circle, Collegedale. 423-236-2880. Symphony Orchestra in concerto concert, 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, in Collegedale Church of Seventh-day Adventists, 4829 College Drive East, Collegedale.
STRING THEORY — Chattanooga Golf and Country Club, 1511 Riverview Road. 423-414-2525, www.stringtheorymusic.org. Tenth Anniversary Gala featuring Emerson String Quartet, violinist Soovin Kim and pianist Gloria Chien performing music of Schumann, Setzer and Chausson, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. $150. Call for ticket availability.
TIVOLI THEATRE CONCERT TOURS — 709 Broad St. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com. Brothers Osborne, with The Wild Feathers, 8 p.m.; doors open at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31. $29.50, $44.50 and $59.50.
WOODSONGS CONCERT SERIES —Wink Theatre, 115 W. Crawford St., Dalton, Ga. 706-581-8025. www.woodsongsdalton.com. Singer/songwriter Donna Ulisse with the Poor Mountain Boys and Spatial Effects kicks off new season, 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. $18 in advance, $22 at the door; free for Girl Scouts of America of Northwest Georgia if wearing sash or vest. Get advance tickets online or at Dalton Freight Depot gift shop, Bigham Discount Music or The Ice Castle.