Over the next two weeks, some real musical gems are coming to town. This Sunday, February 28, Los Lonely Boys, Alejandro Escovedo and Carrie Rodriguez come together on-stage for the Acoustic Brotherhood Tour. Chick Corea plays a solo piano concert on March 5 and the legendary Richie Havens comes to the Wheeler on March 12. Don’t miss some of music’s most diverse talents, playing against a backdrop of new snow and winter splendor. Complete details, www.wheeleroperahouse.com.
Cliff-huckers and watchers of cliff-hucking, rejoice. The 2010 Colorado Freeride Championships are scheduled to hit Snowmass February 26-28. Over 100 competitors, both men and women, skiers and snowboarders, ski fast, take chances and fly over those plentiful jumps on both the Hanging Valley Wall and Burnside Cliffs. Excellent spectating and high-sports action, guaranteed. http://www.aspensnowmass.com for details.
Local musicians come together for Haiti, with the stellar acoustics of the BellyUp bringing out the goodness. Join Trenton Allen and the Good Timey Groove Band, Hurricane Carter and the Derek Brown Band this Thursday, February 25. A great night of live music and a good cause to bring it on home. More info, bellyupaspen.com.