November 15th, 2012 in Local Regional News

ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM -- Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 5-6 p.m. each Sunday. After 6 p.m., play anything. Free. 698-5928.

BLUEGRASS BENEFIT -- Harrison Ruritan Club, 5709 Tyner Lane, Harrison. Concert featuring Hickory Wind, Randy & Friends, Grass Harpers, Scenic City Ramblers & The Itis Brothers to benefit multiple myeloma cancer, 6-10 p.m. Nov. 17. $5, proceeds benefit the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. Contact: Julianne Joel,

BONITA EILEEN -- Cityview Church of God, 1814 City View St., Dalton, Ga. Gospel singer performs, 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 706-226-6686.

CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Eclectic acoustic quartet Barefoot Movement performs, 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. $10 suggested donation. 892-4960,

CHATTANOOGA BACH CHOIR -- First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1505 N. Moore Road. "Music for Royals," a concert of compositions used in events associated with British royal pageantry, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 18. $15 donation suggested. 883-9801,

CHATTANOOGA MUSIC TEACHERS -- Crutcher Pianos, Lee Highway. Members Tammy Benson and Katheron Latham present program on "Preparing Students for Auditions and Competitions," 9:30 a.m. today, Nov. 8.

CHOO CHOO CHORUS -- All Saints Academy, 310 E. Eighth St. Men's barbershop harmony group rehearsing for Chattanooga Christmas Community Chorus, 7 p.m. each Monday. All voice ranges needed; not required to read music. 894-8559 or 413-8681.

COTTONFEST -- Etowah Community Center, off Highway 30, Etowah, Tenn. Bluegrass festival featuring Reliance, Just Us, Between the Lines, Jackie Wilburn and Shadow Ridge, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Vendor exhibits, silent auction, door prizes and food provided by Etowah Masonic Lodge. Indoors but bring your own seating. $10; free for children 10 and younger.

COWBOY JUBILEE -- Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Gospel singing featuring Trinity Trio, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9. 423-476-7936.

DULCIMERS AND ACCOMPANIMENT -- Brooks Memorial United Methodist Church, 3619 Fairfax Drive. Meeting and jam session, 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Free. 396-3950.

ETOWAH JAZZ SOCIETY -- Gem Theatre, 114 N. Wall St., Calhoun, Ga. Ensemble will play mix of big-band classics, jazz standards, Broadway and pop hits, 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. $10 adults, $8 students, $5 military. 706-625-3131,

FRIDAY NIGHT BLASTS -- Original Church of God, 2214 E. 17th St. Song and praise, 7 p.m. each Friday. 999-0960.

GOSPEL, CLEVELAND -- Scoops and Burgers, 808 25th St. N.W., Cleveland, Tenn. Amy McAllister, Spirit Filled and Higher Vision featured, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13. 423-593-6864.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Willow Creek Quartet featured, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Heaven Seekers and Jerry Hall featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13. 423-240-7210.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- McDonald's, 130 Able Drive, Dayton, Tenn. Everlasting Gospel featured, 7 p.m. today, Nov. 8. 423-775-1529.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. 2 For Thee, Gospel 3 and David Crittenden featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Nov. 8. 706-866-1987 or 423-364-9303.

GOSPEL, FORT OGLETHORPE -- Cloud Springs Deli, Old Gateway Antique Mall 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Higher Vision, Dave Pace and Libbie O'Neill featured, 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12.

GOSPEL, HIXSON -- Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band and guest singers featured, 6-8 p.m. each Tuesday. 867-7217.

GOSPEL, JASPER, TENN. -- Praise and Worship Family Outreach Center, 100 Cannon St. Gary Winningham and Grace for Grace featured, 6-7:30 p.m. CST Saturday, Nov. 10. 423-322-9216.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Heart Strings, Judy Quinn and Marcellus Scott featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13. 645-9955.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Gary Winningham, United By One and Jonathan Bond featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12. 208-0453.

GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. -- Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. The Noblemen Quartet and Ron Samples featured, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9. 706-861-9885 or 423-488-6031.

GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. -- American Legion Post 106, Highway 11, Trenton, Ga. The Durham Quartet and Edalene Ellis featured, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12. 423-942-6597.

HOPE FOR TOMORROW -- God's House, 1512 Workman Road. Trio celebrates a reunion and anniversary with current and past members of the group, 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 423-779-8916.

KAMAMA MUSIC SERIES -- Kamama Gallery, 5951 Alabama Highway 117, Mentone, Ala. Americana/classic country music veteran Dalton Roberts performs, 6 p.m. CST Nov. 15. $10. Reservations encouraged. 256-634-3001.

KANDIS GUICE BENEFIT -- Roland Hayes Concert Hall, UTC Fine Arts Center, 752 Vine St. Fr3lance Productions presents concert to raise funds for leukemia patient's medical treatment and travel expenses, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9. $15. 706-935-9000.

MOSIER BROTHERS BAND -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Jamgrass pioneers perform, 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, with The Kenney-Blackmon String Band opening. $18 in advance, $20 day of show. 624-5347,

MOUNTAIN OPRY -- Walden's Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 886-3252.

PARADE OF FAVORITES -- Conn Center, Lee University, Cleveland, Tenn. Annual student showcase of talent marks 50 years of music, 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Free. 423-614-8406.

PICKIN' AT THE POST -- American Legion Fred A. Morgan Post 106, Trenton, Ga. Weekly concert by bluegrass bands, 7 p.m. today, Nov. 8. Doors open at 5 p.m. for open jam. Free. 423-260-6264,

RANDY OWEN -- Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Fort Payne, Ala., native and former Alabama frontman performs for MaryEllen Locher Foundation's 10th anniversary, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15. $51.50, plus convenience fees. 642-8497,

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. 8. Play or listen. 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. each Saturday. $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. 10. Free. 706-935-2251.

SCENIC CITY CHORUS -- North River Dance Center, 4200 N. Access Road. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 304-9131 or 488-5087,

SEWANEE PERFORMING ARTS SERIES -- All Saints' Chapel, University of the South, 735 University Ave., Sewanee, Tenn. Canadian organist Maxine Thévenot performs, 7:30 p.m. CST Nov. 15. $25 adults, $20 seniors, $10 non-Sewanee students. 931-598-1770,

SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Nov. 8. 332-4901.

SOUTHLAND QUARTET -- South Seminole Baptist Church, 2012 S. Seminole Drive, East Ridge. Forty-year reunion features quartet's current lineup and former members, as well as Heritage and Southern Heart quartets, 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Love offering taken. 842-1849.