josh Kun

A Conversation with Josh Kun

Feb. 1, 2019

On Thursday, February 7 from 3:00 - 3:30 pm (during the Metro Program) KGNU will air Josh Kun's inteview with Indra Raj. The interview took place on January 24th during his visit to Boulder to deliver his public talk, "The Art of the Crossfade: Music, Archives, and California" on CU campus.

Glenn Miller

Has great Glenn Miller mystery been solved?

Jan. 17, 2019

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of wartime musician Glenn Miller's aircraft crash could be a step closer to being solved, 74 years after the jazz star's disappearance.

Leonard Bernstein

College collaborates to present CU Bernstein at 100

Sept. 5, 2018

As 20th century American composers go, only a handful of names rise to the level of a Mozart or Beethoven for those outside the classical music world. This fall, the College of Music joins a worldwide celebration of one of them as it puts on CU Bernstein at 100...

Susan Thomas

Meet AMRC Director Susan Thomas

Aug. 15, 2018

It’s the music of our parents and grandparents, of the people who shaped our world. It laid the foundation for the folk and pop music we hear on the radio. It sets the tone for the films we watch every day...

Barbara Entree

Alumni Spotlight: Barbara Bentree

July 30, 2018

For alumna Barbara Bentree (BME ’80), a long-held respect for—and admiration of—Dave Grusin (BM ’56) ultimately inspired her to direct a film about his life and work...

Tom Riis

Life at the intersection of music and learning

May 29, 2018

When Thomas Riis was growing up in upstate New York, he and his younger brother had to take turns with the family record player. But it wasn’t so they could share equal time spinning their favorite vinyl...

Recreate Your Roots

Recreate Your Roots festival presents music for the people, by the people

Jan. 14, 2018

American Music Research Center sponsors two-week festival of free concerts, talks and community gatherings on campus and throughout Boulder County.

Not Enough Time

Barbara Bentree visits AMRC for New Film

Oct. 29, 2017

Barbara Bentree visits AMRC for New Film Barbara Bentree, CU Alumni and Producer of the film, " Dave Grusin: Not Enough Time ," recenly spent time in the AMRC archives to gather information about the scores he wrote. Here is an article from Variety about her work creating the film.

Randal Horton

Randal Horton

Oct. 29, 2016

Randal Horton Associated AMRC Scholar, Randal Horton interviews Jeffrey Taylor to discuss the origins of scholarly interest in the field of American music. The interview, where the AMRC is cited, is part of the American Music Educational Television Project and its American Music series hosted monthly by KRBC. Randal Horton...