Alejandro Gómez Guillén

Conducting alum spreads a love of music in Chicago

July 26, 2017

Alejandro Gómez Guillén is a fellow with Project Inclusion, the Chicago Sinfonietta's outreach program that promotes diversity among musicians, conductors and administrators through professional development.

nadya hill on stage

Jill of All Trades plays Linda in “Red Hot and Cole”

April 24, 2017

Nadya Hill is a vocalist. A violinist. A visual artist. A full-stack Javascript web developer. But on Friday night and Sunday afternoon, as she performs in Eklund Opera’s season-ending “Red Hot and Cole,” she’ll just be Linda Porter.

sara corry rappelling

When music marches down a different path

March 7, 2017

Waking up at 3:30 a.m., rappelling off a 60-foot wall and learning how to use a gas mask aren’t part and parcel of most post-music-school gigs. For Sara Corry, though, it’s all just another day in the life.

quartet performing the mechanics

CU students to give Colorado premiere of Pann’s Pulitzer-finalist piece

Feb. 27, 2017

Nearly a year after he found out his saxophone quartet "The Mechanics" was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Music, CU composer Carter Pann is helping the College of Music's graduate quartet prepare the piece for its Colorado premiere.

james austin

Taking the lead

Nov. 17, 2016

As of July 1, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies James Austin is the latest editor of the Journal of Music Teacher Education.

andrew brown

Finalists prepare for Ekstrand competition

Nov. 10, 2016

The program is set for the 31st Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Graduate Student Competition at the College of Music.

takacs quartet master class

Learning from the masters: The Takács Quartet

Nov. 8, 2016

The Takács Quartet is known to the world as one of the great ensembles of our time. But in Boulder, the legendary artists are also known as patient and knowledgeable educators.

piano for dreamers instructor with student

Expanding horizons, 88 keys at a time

Nov. 3, 2016

The Piano for Dreamers program partners with the I Have a Dream Foundation to invite elementary school students to the College of Music for a weekly piano lesson.

up close horns on stage before carnegie

East Coast outreach

Oct. 31, 2016

When students from the College of Music head east next week to the Big Apple and the bright lights of Carnegie Hall, the Weill Recital Hall stage won’t be the only one they take.

josh devane on stage

New beginnings

Oct. 17, 2016

Meet Joshua DeVane, Eisenstein in this weekend's performance of "Die Fledermaus" and one-time county government IT systems manager.

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