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CU-Boulder's Takacs Quartet joins Meryl Streep to celebrate Philip Roth

Takács Quartet joins Meryl Streep to celebrate author Philip Roth

September 24, 2014

By Landon Jones and Pia De Jong | Time.com

Actress Meryl Streep is here to do a one-time performance, reading selections from Philip Roth’s meditation-on-death novella, Everyman, accompanied by a string quartet and a star-struck audience of 900.

Kronos Quartet on 'the special mystery of how a quartet communicates'; will play CU-Boulder Oct. 8, 2014

VIDEO The Kronos Quartet on 'the special mystery of how a quartet communicates'

September 24, 2014

Kronos Quartet as a Dot Cloud

By Graham Roberts, Catherine Spangler, Leslye Davis and Jeremy White | The New York Times

The innovative musicians perform and discuss the special mystery of how a quartet communicates as part of an experiment capturing their sound and movement. 

CU Opera's 'Pirates of Penzance' opens Oct. 24 at CU-Boulder

CU Opera to perform ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ Oct. 24-26

September 22, 2014

Gilbert & Sullivan’s comic light opera a crowd favorite 

CU Opera will open its 2014-15 season with Gilbert and Sullivan’s beloved comic operetta, “The Pirates of Penzance,” at Macky Auditorium Oct. 24-26.

College of Music freshman Michael Ochoa named Esteemed Scholar at CU-Boulder

College of Music freshman Michael Ochoa named Esteemed Scholar at CU-Boulder

September 19, 2014

College of Music freshman Michael Ochoa has been named to the inaugural class of the CU-Boulder Esteemed Scholars program.

"I was honored to be awarded this scholarship and to be included in this program," Ochoa says. "A huge factor for me was the professor of oboe here (Peter Cooper), also the environment of CU-Boulder is a really welcoming place."

Syrian-American musician, peace activist to perform and speak at CU-Boulder Sept. 29, 2014

Syrian-American musician, activist Malek Jandali to perform Sept. 29 at CU-Boulder

September 16, 2014

As his country continues to suffer from violent political upheaval, terrorism and atrocities, renowned Syrian-American composer and pianist Malek Jandali will bring his message of peace and human rights to CU-Boulder with a lecture and public concert on Sept. 29.

Cello

Notice of Vacancy: Assistant Professor of Cello

September 11, 2014

The College of Music at the University of Colorado Boulder seeks a distinguished performer and teacher of cello for our cello performance program. Full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor will commence in August of 2015.

Notice of Vacancy: Assistant/Associate Professor of Violin

September 10, 2014

The College of Music at the University of Colorado Boulder seeks a distinguished performer and teacher of violin for our violin performance program. Full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor will commence in August of 2015.

Piano Keys

Notice of Vacancy: Assistant Professor/Artist-Teacher of Piano

September 10, 2014

Teach applied piano and related courses, maintain an active performing career, serve on graduate committees, actively participate in student recruitment and advising, and participate in other College and University service activities as appropriate.

Get loud and get moving with Step Afrika! at CU-Boulder Sept. 19

Get loud and get moving with Step Afrika! at CU-Boulder Sept. 19

August 25, 2014

Dance troupe brings full theatrical performance of unique American form to Colorado for the first time

BOULDER, Colo. — Brian Williams has a request of anyone planning to attend Colorado’s first full dance concert by Step Afrika! at Macky Auditorium Sept. 19: Get loud and get moving.

Indian classical master Rajeev Taranath comes to CU-Boulder Sept. 6-23, 2014

Indian classical master Rajeev Taranath to give public classes, concerts at CU-Boulder Sept. 6-23

August 22, 2014

Rajeev Taranath, one of the world’s true masters of North Indian classical music and the sarod—a richly textured relative of the lute—will teach and perform during a Sept. 6-23 residency at the University of Colorado Boulder College of Music. 

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