College of Music

University of Colorado Boulder

Concerts and Events

Fall 2015 Concerts:  (all CU Band concerts are free and open to the public)

  • Thursday, September 17: JOINT SYMPHONIC BAND & WIND SYMPHONY CONCERT, featuring the CU DANCE DEPARTMENT, 7:30 PM, Macky Auditorium
    Dancing on Water--Frank Ticheli
    Four Scottish Dances--Malcolm Arnold, arr. John Paynter
    Ballet for Band--Cindy McTee
    Conga del Fuego Nuevo--Arturo Marquez, arr. Oliver Nickel
        Featuring the CU Dance Department
    Spumante--Dan Welcher, arr. Bissell
    Meditation--Charles Lefebvre, ed. Arau
    cheating, lying stealing--David Lang
        Featuring the CU Dance Department
    Second Prelude--George Gershwin, arr Krance
    Fantasy Variations--Donald Grantham

  • Wednesday, October 7: SYMPHONIC BAND, 7:30 PM, Grusin Music Hall
    Overture for winds--Felix Mendelssohn, arr. John Boyd
    Remember Me:  Music for Cello and 19 Players--David Maslanka
        David Requiro, cello soloist
    An American Tapestry--Daniel Kallman
  • Thursday, October 8: WIND SYMPHONY, Outreach Concert at Longmont High School, 7:30 PM
    Festive Overture, Op. 96--Dmitri Shostakovich, arr. Hunsberger
    O Magnum Mysterium--Morten Lauridsen
    George Washington Bridge--William Schuman
    Danzon No. 2--Arturo Marquez, arr. Nickel 
  • Wednesday, November 11: SYMPHONIC BAND, 7:30 PM, Macky Auditorium
  • Joel Puckett, guest composer
  • Erin Paton, guest composer
  • Carter Pann, guest composer
  • Mike Dunn, soloist
    Blink--Joel Pucket
    Symphony No. 1:  Of Purple Mountains Majesties (Premiere)--Erin Paton
    Rest in Peace (Premiere)--Matthew Roeder
    Hold This Boy and Listen--Carter Pann
    Concerto for Bass Tuba--Robert Jager
        Mike Dunn, soloist
    From Glory to Glory--Kevin Walczyk
  • Thursday, November 12: WIND SYMPHONY, featuring ALTIUS STRING QUARTET 7:30 PM, Macky Auditorium
  • Joel Puckett, guest composer
  • Matthew Dockendorf, guest conductor
    "Profanation" from Jeremiah Symphony--Leonard Bernstein, arr. Bencriscutto
    Interior--Kristin Kuster
    Theme and Variations, Op. 43a--Arnold Schoenberg
    Short Stories--Joel Puckett
    Danzon No. 2--Arturo Marquez, arr. Nickel
  • Wednesday, December 2: WIND SYMPHONY, 7:30 PM, Grusin Music Hall
  • Kristin Kuster, guest composer
    Interior--Kristin Kuster
  • Monday, December 7:  CAMPUS BAND, 7:30 PM, Grusin Music Hall
    Konigsmarsch--Richard Strauss, arr. Barrett
    Borgorodiste Devo--Sergei Rachmaninoff, arr. Salzman
    English Folk Song Suite--Ralph Vaughn Williams
    Inner Sanctum--Perrine
    Lola Flores--Sadel & Tucci, arr. Krance

  • Events:

CU Band Day Festival: October 11, 2014

CU Honor Band: February 27–28, 2015

CU Summer Music Academy: June 14–26, 2015