College of Music

University of Colorado Boulder


trumpet studio

Eyes on the prize

October 13, 2015

The CU-Boulder trumpet studio has its sights set on the biggest trumpet competition in the country. Twenty of the studio’s 22 members are getting their materials together to enter the National Trumpet Competition in March.

throw down or shut up

Preview: Faculty Tuesday with Throw Down or Shut Up!

October 9, 2015

On Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, quartet Throw Down or Shut Up! will present "Patterns at Play" for the Faculty Tuesday series.

guitar festival

Guitar Festival competition winners return for Boulder recital

October 9, 2015

Chad Ibison and Silviu Ciulei, winners of the 2015 CU International Guitar Festival and Competition, are returning to give Boulder audiences an encore performance on Monday, Oct. 12.

Celebrating music students and supporters

October 7, 2015

On Monday, Oct. 5, the important role of College of Music donors and the accomplishments of hundreds of students were recognized at the annual Scholarship Celebration and Dinner.

Job announcement: Piano Technician

October 2, 2015

The University of Colorado Boulder is seeking applications for Piano Technician for the College of Music.


Teaching music teachers: CU-Boulder at SMTE

October 1, 2015

Last month, five members of the CU-Boulder music education department, along with four PhD students, attended the Society for Music Teacher Education’s Symposium on Music Teacher Education.

band homecoming

Homecoming halftime pays tribute to Colorado

September 30, 2015

Whether you’re returning to Boulder or just walking across campus for Homecoming 2015, the Golden Buffalo Marching Band hopes to get you in the Colorado spirit during halftime at the Buffs-Arizona game.

patrick sutton

Music on a mission

September 24, 2015

Classical guitarist Patrick Sutton (DMA '14) splits his time between performing and teaching students in nations without access to music education. He talks about his time spent in Afghanistan, Egypt and South Africa.

Ekstrand competition

Ekstrand graduate competition celebrates 30 years

September 23, 2015

The Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Graduate Student Performance Competition marks its 30th year with a new time and a reception for concertgoers on Sunday, Nov. 15.

Piano professor recording to be featured in Twyla Tharp performance

September 22, 2015

This weekend's kick-off of the CU Presents Artist Series will including a piece recorded by College of Music Professor of Piano David Korevaar.