Group at Carnegie Hall

Colorado returns to Carnegie

A dozen College of Music performers can now call themselves Carnegie Hall veterans.

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.

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.

Director of Orchestral Studies, Gary Lewis

Ushering in another exciting year

Aug. 26, 2019

With the summer drawing to a close, students and faculty, new and familiar, excitedly return to campus to jumpstart the 2019-20 academic year. With the ongoing expansion of the Imig Music Building and all the exciting performances and events coming up this semester, the College of Music eagerly welcomes back its talented host of musicians.

female musician for Cleveland Orchestra

Cleveland residency features women’s panel

Aug. 21, 2019

As members of the Cleveland Orchestra return to Boulder for a marquee residency, the college is planning a panel with female members of the orchestra.

CU NOW Workshop

Opera from the ground up: CU New Opera Workshop

Aug. 13, 2019

CU NOW guest composer Tom Cipullo, director Leigh Holman and performer Zachary Bryant take you behind the scenes for rehearsal and performance.

Students rehearsing for CU NOW

CU NOW celebrates 10 years with new Cipullo work

May 22, 2019

Eklund Opera’s trailblazing CU New Opera Workshop has been the perfect playground for composers with in-progress operas for a decade. For 2019, composer Tom Cipullo brings his new piece “Hobson’s Choice” to the program.

Sophia Zervas

A scale of experiences

April 11, 2019

Senior Vocal and Piano performance major Sophia Zervas has mastered the art of juggling a full plate, especially with her upcoming performance in The Turn of the Screw April 25-28.

Meta Weiss

A new beginning for chamber music

April 4, 2019

New Senior Instructor of Chamber Music Meta Weiss took the reins of the College of Music’s chamber music program this semester.

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