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ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 13

November 27, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: Entrepreneurship Wednesdays wrapped up for the semester! Entrepreneurship Wednesdays are concluded for the semester, but be sure to be on the lookout for the many terrific guests and topics we’ll be sharing in the New Year! Meanwhile… Entrepreneurship Courses for the Spring: You need electives, right? So why not take some

ENTREPRENEURIAL UPBEAT: Vol. 6, No. 11

November 6, 2012

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS: This Week on Entrepreneurship Wednesdays: Using Social Media to promote your art We’re all on it: social media is everywhere, and has become an integral part of our lives. But how does one use it effectively to promote yourself professionally? Learn the Dos and the Don’ts from an expert! Special guest

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.

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

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