College of Music

University of Colorado Boulder


Clarinetist Kellan Toohey wins Ekstrand Competition

November 20, 2015

Persistence has paid off for Kellan Toohey, winner of the Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Graduate Student Performance Competition winner.

Music Buff returns for encore performance with Symphony Orchestra

November 18, 2015

Last year's Honors Competition winner, cellist Robert Erhard, returns to perform with the CU Symphony Orchestra on Nov. 19.

Alumni spotlight: Michelle Slater

November 18, 2015

Michelle Slater, a 1998 graduate of the College of Music, now runs the Mayapple Center for the Arts and Humanities in Connecticut.

Jazz alumna—who’s toured with Beyoncé—returns for concert

November 9, 2015

Thompson Jazz Studies alumna Tia Fuller returns to the College of Music for a concert and master class the weekend of Nov. 14.

Colorado Music: The magazine of the University of Colorado Boulder College of Music

November 6, 2015

Hot off the press! Read about the accomplishments and accolades of our alumni, students and faculty in the online edition of Colorado Music magazine.

The music of healthy movement

November 3, 2015

Clarinet performance DMA student Annaka Price is working on a service that provides songs at 180 beats, the ideal cadence for running.

Students win recording grants from Pathways to Jazz

October 27, 2015

College of Music students Anisha Rush, Josh Reed and Heath Walton have received grants from local organization Pathways to Jazz.

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College of Music student singing national anthem at GOP debate

October 26, 2015

When Coors Events Center hosts the Republican presidential candidates for a debate on Wednesday, Oct. 28, the College of Music community will be well represented. Performance Certificate student Meagan Mahlberg will be singing the “Star-Spangled Banner” before the debate begins.

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Music on a mission, part two

October 20, 2015

The ability of music to bring together people from different backgrounds to improve lives is sending Music Buffs to all corners of the globe. From Africa to the Middle East to Southeast Asia, University of Colorado Boulder students and alumni are forging connections through music.

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Faculty, alum join students on stage for “Cinderella”

October 19, 2015

Eklund Opera’s performance of Gioachino Rossini’s “La Cenerentola” (“Cinderella”) this weekend will feature some familiar faces and some new ones, both onstage and behind the scenes.