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CARBONDALE, Colorado – Nashville singer and songwriter Sarah Siskind writes beautiful songs that others, such as Randy Travis and Alison Krauss, have recorded. Listen to the songwriter herself play a cool F-hole guitar and bask in her gorgeous vocals. Siskind brings along standup bass player Travis Book of the Stringdusters to round out her act.8:30 p.m. Friday; tickets $15Steve’s Guitar’s, 19 N. Fourth St., CarbondaleInfo: 963-3304 or email@example.com
CARBONDALE, Colorado – Join in an evening of film, food and friends for the new season with a free evening of 5Point films. Bring your lawn chairs, warm clothes and appetite, and 5Point will serve up Six89’s pulled pork sandwiches ($12), pinot noir, New Belgium brews, gear raffles and music.6 – 9:30 p.m. FridayThe garden behind Six89, 689 Main St., CarbondaleInfo: 970-510-0702
CARBONDALE, Colorado – A mythologist, storyteller and healer, Meade heads the Mosaic Multicultural Foundation. He uses the gift of storytelling to help inner city youth liberate themselves from the circumstances in their lives. His storytelling magic extends to anyone longing to discover the purpose and meaning of their lives.7:30 p.m. FridayThird Street Center, Calaway Room, 520 S. Third St., CarbondaleInfo: (970) 963-1680 or visit http://www.carbondalearts.com
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – Betsy Dunbar of Basalt shows colorful oils and pastels, now on display through October. Opening reception Oct. 14.Gallery 809, 809 Grand Ave., Glenwood SpringsInfo: Cynthia Thomas, 945-0809, or http://firstname.lastname@example.org
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – A special showing of quilts by local quilt guilds, art quilt exhibit by AQuA, with featured fabric artist Kathleen Molitor.10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday; tickets $3Ramada Inn, 124 W. Sixth St., Glenwood Springs
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – The Unexpected Boys tour worldwide covering the hit songs of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. The program includes dialogue and audience interaction. 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7Admission by membership, five-concert season tickets sold at the door: $35 adults, $15 students, $80 families.Glenwood Springs High SchoolInfo: Sue, 945-8722 or Judy, 945-5384; http://www.gsconcertassn.org
Hailing from Colorado Springs, Constellation of Cars is Andy Tanner (Laymen Terms, Headhum) and Kellie Palmblad (Eyes Caught Fire). They formed in 2009 to find a nice medium to each other’s songwriting styles, landing their plane in the sea somewhere between dreary, dreamy Iceland and weathered, warm Texas.7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7; tickets $10Cardiff Schoolhouse, 4018 Sky Ranch Drive, Glenwood Springs
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – Enjoy gourmet food, fine wine and micro-brew beer at this annual fundraiser for the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. Featured chef Ron Jackson of Baron’s at the Hotel Colorado will demonstrate a premier dish. Patrons can sample incredible edibles from 17 valley restaurants and fill their glasses with wine and specialty beers from near and far. A silent auction completes the evening.4 – 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8Hotel Colorado, Glenwood SpringsTickets: $50 in advance, $60 at the doorInfo and reservations: 945-2414
Born and raised in La Paz, Mxico, Moreno studied photography at Colorado Mountain College. Shortly after graduating, her photographs were selected for the Photo District News Photo Annual 2006. After graduation she worked in the fine art printing field and with the Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village. In 2008, she moved back to La Paz to work on personal documentary projects.9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, opening receptionColorado Mountain College Gallery, 831 Grand Ave., Glenwood SpringsInfo: 947-8367 or cmcartshare.com
The community orchestra for the valley presents an all-Mozart concert under the baton of Conductor Carlos Elias. The program features Jane Kuenzel, solo flute, in the “Concerto for Flute and Orchestra in G Major.” Also on the program is the Overture to The Magic Flute and Mozart’s Symphony No. 36, also known as the “Linz Symphony.”7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, Rifle High School Auditorium4:00 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, Glenwood Springs High SchoolTickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors, $6 young people 3-18, $30 familiesInfo: http://www.sitv.org
CARBONDALE, Colorado – New Orleans’ Anders Osborne is an original and visionary roots rock guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. His Alligator Records debut, American Patchwork, is a moving collection of soul-baring rock, blues and ballads. Live, Osborne can ignite an audience with a passionate, dynamic live show8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27PAC3, 520 South Third St., CarbondaleTickets: $10 standing, $20 seatedInfo: 925-1663 or http://www.pac3carbondale.com
CARBONDALE, Colorado – Refining basic djembe/ashiko technique, develop rhythmic sensibilities, and play multi-part rhythmic patterns in ensembles. Participants can try out African-style bass drums and cowbell, and create their own improvisational rhythms for community drum circles. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 29Carbondale Community School, 1505 Satank Road, CarbondaleInfo: Laurie Loeb, 963-2798 or email@example.com
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – Songwriter, actor and producer Matt Campbell is engaged in the constant marrying of his ideals and his reality.7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29; tickets $10Cardiff Schoolhouse, 4018 Sky Ranch Drive, Glenwood Springs
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