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ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 10

October 30, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays: Getting in Tune with your Future in Music! Find out the cool new “nLab” innovation program, learn all about the New Venture Challenge (“NVC”) from past winners Joey Howe and Anthony Green, and talk with pianist Kirsten Farnsworth and arts manager Keith Gruen on the intersection

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 9

October 23, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays: “NAILING YOUR AUDITION” with CU Horn professor and Colorado Symphony Principal Michael Thornton Whether you’re preparing for an orchestral audition or any number of others sorts of auditions, solid preparation is essential. Come hear about how to prepare for your audition and nail it when the

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 8

October 17, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays: “THE BUSINESS OF ORCHESTRAS” with Bonnie Kirschenbaum of the National Repertory Orchestra This is an exceptional opportunity to talk with the past President and Interim CEO of NRO about the business of orchestras: how they operate, get funded, and how we can address the challenges so

Charles Wetherbee concerts

October 16, 2012

New Assistant Professor of Violin Charles Wetherbee will perform with his string quartet Carpe Diem on November 10. The program is entitled “American Routes” and takes place at the Chautauqua Community House, 8 PM, with featured guest, banjo soloist Jayme Stone.

Graduate Choral Conducting at CU

October 9, 2012

Each school year the graduate program in choral conducting in the College of Music at the University of Colorado Boulder welcomes through its doors aspiring conductors from across the nation and around the globe.  As they dawn their degree work, these young men and women are initiated into a choral legacy steeped in excellence, history, and tradition.  Graduates from CU’s program have ascended the ranks of their profession, making significant impacts on the research and performance of choral

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 7

October 8, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: John Cage Festival all this week! For information on all Cage events, visit: http://www.cu-pendulum.com/ This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays: SPECIAL GUESTS THIRD COAST PERCUSSION We’ve wrapped up our series on assembling your basic career toolkit, and now we move on to a young, up-and-coming group that’s put those principles into action

Lisa Martin

Play It Forward: CU-Boulder Students Mentor Aspiring Musicians, Music Teachers

October 8, 2012

If it weren’t for dedicated mentors in her high school, University of Colorado Boulder student Lisa Martin would not have considered a career as a music educator. “It definitely took some persuasion on the part of my directors, and I am forever grateful that they saw in me what I did not see in myself back in the day,” she said.

Judith LeClair and Jonathan Feldman

Judith LeClair and Jonathan Feldman

October 3, 2012

Judith LeClair and Jonathan Feldman will be in residency at the College of Music from October 25-28.  They will present master classes on Thursday, October 25 from 3-5:30 pm and Friday, October 26 from 1:30-3:30 pm.  They will present a concert on Sunday, October 28 at 7:30 pm along with CU faculty Christina Jennings, Peter Cooper, and Yoshiyuki Ishikawa.

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 6

October 2, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays This week we wrap up our series of seminars on Your Basic Career Toolkit: 10/3: Writing great Bios and Program Notes This week our own Prof. Guralnick will be speaking on how to write a strong bio and compelling program notes. Given the amount of

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 1

September 28, 2012

WELCOME TO A NEW YEAR! If you’re starting out new here at CU, WELCOME! If you’re a returning student, WELCOME BACK! We’ve got an action-packed year lined up for you here at the ECM, and this weekly e-letter is your one-stop-portal of information on guests and goings on – both here at the College of

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