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The Holiday Festival: By the numbers

Nov. 14, 2019

For almost three-quarters of a century, the Holiday Festival has thrilled Boulder audiences and ushered in the beginning of the holiday season. We looked into the history of the festival and found some fun facts that give some context to this merry tradition.

Curtis Sellers and his good dog

Ten reasons to get excited about the College of Music

Nov. 12, 2019

College of Music junior Curtis Sellers writes about what incoming Music Buffs can look forward to while pursuing a degree at CU Boulder.

Grauman Donation

Emphasizing diversity in American music

Nov. 5, 2019

In her first year with the American Music Research Center, Professor of Musicology Susan Thomas has made great strides in expanding the unique archive of the center, conducting outreach on American music and history, and supporting scholars and class curricula.

Cleveland Orchestra Residency

Cleveland Orchestra residency returns to CU Boulder

Oct. 22, 2019

CU Boulder College of Music welcomed back members of the renowned Cleveland Orchestra for three days of master classes, performances and a huge side-by-side rehearsal with the CU Symphony Orchestra.

It's a Wonderful Life opera

Classic holiday film gets Heggie and Scheer's operatic treatment in Macky

Oct. 15, 2019

After touring across the United States, esteemed composer Jake Heggie and renowned librettist Gene Scheer’s "It’s a Wonderful Life" returns home to the Eklund Opera Program and Macky Auditorium.

Walther with viola

Takács Quartet announces appointment of violist Richard O'Neill, retirement of Geri Walther after 15 years

Oct. 9, 2019

As the Takács Quartet enters its 45th year, the internationally acclaimed string quartet—in residence at the College of Music since 1986—will soon see a new musician enter its esteemed ranks.

Gordon and Grace Gamm

Supporter spotlight: Grace and Gordon Gamm

Oct. 8, 2019

Boulder philanthropists Grace and Gordon Gamm are among the generous supporters who pitched in to name the new facilities that will open soon at Imig Music Building.

Aubrey Yeh and Amy Woodley

Focus on the future: Amy Woodley and Aubrey Yeh

Oct. 3, 2019

These two music education buffs stayed local to bring both passion and leadership to Jeffco Public Schools and the Boulder Valley School District.

Grusin Hall with piano

Latin Grammy-nominated album recorded at Grusin Music Hall

Sept. 30, 2019

A cross-cultural collaboration in Grusin Music Hall is being recognized with one of the biggest honors in music.

student rehearses on stage

New Musical Theatre program opens with “Edges”

Sept. 26, 2019

Join the brand new cohort for an October production of coming-of-age musical “Edges,” written by Tony-nominated duo Pasek and Paul.

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