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On Record

June 15, 2020

by G. Brown (Jour'79) (Colorado Music Experience, 340 Pages; 2020) Buy the Book Colorado Music Experience founding director and author G. Brown covered popular music at the Denver Post for 26 years, interviewing well over 3,200 musicians, including Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Mick Jagger, and Kurt Cobain, all of whom...

Pamela Z performance illustration

The Looping Artist

June 1, 2020

Digital artist Pamela Z is known for creating unique loops, voice manipulations and compositions. Her work earned her the Rome Prize.

G. Forsberg

A True Honor

Feb. 1, 2020

In June, Gary Forsberg and the a cappella chorus he’s a part of, Sound of the Rockies, represented the U.S. at France’s Brittany American and Omaha Beach American Cemeteries, to commemorate D-Day’s 75th anniversary.

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The Fine-Tuned Musician

Oct. 1, 2019

Making music is a physical pursuit. The CU Music Wellness Program helps performers stay fit.

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The Sound of Silent Film

Oct. 1, 2019

Rodney Sauer bought a cultural treasure sight unseen — a vast trove of silent film-era musical scores. Then he gave it all away.

Lee Knight

The Bull-Riding Musician

Oct. 1, 2019

Lee Knight of Denver is a front-end software developer by trade, and also a musician, youth minister, choir director — and bull rider.

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10 Fun Classes at CU

July 19, 2019

These classes offer both intellectual stimulation and enjoyment.

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Photo of the Week: Dead and Company

July 5, 2019

Back-to-back shows at Folsom Field marked the end of Dead & Company's summer tour.

Portrait of Wei Wu

Off to the Opera (and On to the Grammys)

Wei Wu came to the U.S. from China in 2007. Now he's got a Grammy.

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Sergeant is a Cellist

When Clayton Vaughn was 11-years-old, he started playing the cello. He is now a cellist in the United States Marine Band, the oldest continuously active professional musical organization in the country.

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