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Jennifer Hayghe of Ithaca joins keyboard department

April 10, 2015

Juilliard-trained classical pianist Jennifer Hayghe will soon call the University of Colorado Boulder College of Music her new home.


From prodigy to pedagogy: Doris Lehnert to retire from CU-Boulder

April 7, 2015

Longtime CU-Boulder piano professor Doris Lehnert will retire from the College of Music in spring 2015.


College of Music piano major Eli Stalzer key to Buffs basketball

Feb. 17, 2015

Under bright stage lights, before an audience of empty chairs, Eli Stalzer runs his fingers across the keys of a large, black piano. He’s come for an interview, not a rehearsal, but he can’t help himself: He’s been a piano player since age eight.


World-renowned pianist Michael Lewin to perform at CU Boulder Oct. 22

Oct. 14, 2014

Internationally renowned concert pianist Michael Lewin will perform a free public concert and teach a master class in Grusin Music Hall on Oct. 22.


Syrian-American musician, activist Malek Jandali to perform Sept. 29 at CU-Boulder

Sept. 16, 2014

As his country continues to suffer from violent political upheaval, terrorism and atrocities, renowned Syrian-American composer and pianist Malek Jandali will bring his message of peace and human rights to CU-Boulder with a lecture and public concert on Sept. 29.

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Judith LeClair and Johnathan Feldman

Oct. 3, 2012

Judith LeClair and Jonathan Feldman will be in residency at the College of Music from October 25-28. They will present master classes on Thursday, October 25 from 3-5:30 pm and Friday, October 26 from 1:30-3:30 pm. They will present a concert on Sunday, October 28 at 7:30 pm along with CU faculty Christina Jennings, Peter Cooper, and Yoshiyuki Ishikawa.


CU Youth Piano Program: Learn from the Best

Aug. 9, 2012

The CU Youth Piano Program trains students through weekly, one-hour or half-hour private or group lessons. Instructors are experienced teachers from the CU College of Music, and the program is supervised by the CU Piano Pedagogy Chair, Dr. Alejandro Cremaschi.


Students win NY piano competition

Jan. 12, 2012

Several students of Professor of Piano Andrew Cooperstock were recently named prize winners in the “New York Concerti Sinfonietta 2011 International Piano Concerto Competition.” Grand Prize winner Antonio Pastor-Otero (DMA), now professor at the Conservatoire de Musique de Genève (Switzerland), performed Haydn’s “Concerto in D Major” at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Hall on Dec. 17. He was joined by his wife, second prize winner Pia Bose (DMA), who performed Mozart.

2011 Ekstrand Competition Results

Nov. 4, 2011

Congratulations to all Fall 2011 prize winners!


Cremaschi performs Gonzalez's "City Twilights"

June 17, 2011

This video features Associate Professor of Piano Pedagogy Alejandro Cremaschi performing the first movement from retired CU Composition Professor Luis J. Gonzalez’s “City Twilights.” Live performance at Grusin Music Hall on March 16, 2010.