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CU-Boulder jazz students perform at Monterey's Next Generation Jazz Festival

CU-Boulder students perform at Monterey's prestigious Next Generation Jazz Festival

March 31, 2015

The Concert Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo received rave reviews for their performances at the “Super Bowl of jazz education” in Monterey, California March 27-29.

Graying gracefully: Natalie Merchant to play with CU-Boulder Symphony April 2

March 9, 2015

By Mary Colurso | AI.com 

Natalie Merchant is used to it by now—the startled gasp from the audience when she emerges on stage.

The reaction says more about our celebrity-crazed culture than it does about Merchant, embraced by fans in the 1980s as the hip vocalist and literate lyricist/songwriter for the alt-folk-rock band 10,000 Maniacs. 

South Indian classical master Gurucharan to perform with Sands of Infinity at CU-Boulder March 21

South Indian classical vocalist Gurucharan to perform with Sands of Infinity at CU-Boulder March 21

March 9, 2015

Sikkil Gurucharan, the Grammy Award-nominated singer and ambassador for the classical south Indian Carnatic music tradition, will join CU-Boulder based Sands Around Infinity March 21 concert that blends East and West in exciting new ways.

CU-Boulder music students, faculty to present 'Shades of Jazz' March 8 at Lone Tree Arts Center

CU-Boulder music students, faculty to present 'Shades of Jazz' March 8 at Lone Tree Arts Center

March 5, 2015

Students and faculty from the CU-Boulder Thompson Jazz Studies Program will perform some of the greatest music of the swing era March 8 in Lone Tree, hosted by the CU-Boulder Denver Metro Alumni Chapter.

Jazz great Paquito D'Rivera to give master class at CU-Boulder Feb. 26

Jazz great Paquito D'Rivera to give master class at CU-Boulder Feb. 26

February 24, 2015

International jazz star and composer Paquito D’Rivera will conduct a master class at CU-Boulder Feb. 26.

He also will perform a benefit concert with College of Music students Feb. 27 in Golden.   

Second International Guitar Festival Feb. 19-21 at Cu-Boulder

College of Music's second International Guitar Festival at CU-Boulder Feb. 19-21

February 16, 2015

Inaugural event struck a global chord in 2013

In just over three years, Nicolò Spera has put CU-Boulder on the map as a true global mecca for classical-guitar teaching, performance and competition.

Jazz legend Rufus Reid at CU-Boulder Feb. 16-18, 2015

Jazz legend Rufus Reid to give free performance, master classes at CU-Boulder Feb. 16-18

February 11, 2015

Jazz legend Rufus Reid will come to CU-Boulder for a three-day residency with the Thompson Jazz Studies program Feb. 16-18, including a free public performance and master classes.   

Medeski, Martin & Wood and Alarm Will Sound set for 'ultimate jam' at CU-Boulder Feb. 6

Medeski, Martin & Wood and Alarm Will Sound set for 'ultimate jam' at CU-Boulder Feb. 6

January 28, 2015

Think of it as a meeting of the groove-minded when the versatile chamber ensemble Alarm Will Sound joins avant-jazz-funk trio Medeski, Martin & Wood Feb. 6 at Macky Auditorium for “the ultimate jam.” 

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