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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.

Brenda Romero

Bringing the world to Boulder

June 26, 2019

After 31 transformative years at the College of Music, Professor of Ethnomusicology Brenda Romero retired this spring.

Commencement

Hats off to the Outstanding Students of 2019!

May 7, 2019

Meet this year's College of Music Outstanding Students, Mack Rodgers, Claire Gunsbury, Anoushka Divekar and Brian Lambert.

rebecca maloy with friends

Musicology professor named new Erismann Faculty Fellow

April 30, 2019

Medieval music expert Rebecca Maloy will carry the torch after composer Daniel Kellogg and cellist Judith Glyde.

carlson gym offices

Where to find faculty and staff during Imig construction

Jan. 14, 2019

For the next 18-plus months, many of the College of Music faculty and administration will be working out of new locations. Here’s a rundown of where everyone is.

Terry Sawchuk and Brenda Romero posing

College of Music says goodbye to two long-time faculty

Trumpet professor Terry Sawchuk and ethnomusicology professor Brenda Romero retired in May.

west african highlife ensemble on stage

World Music Showcase: West African Highlife Ensemble

Nov. 26, 2018

Come drum away the cold weather with the West African Highlife Ensemble.

Specdrums technology turns color into music

Meet CU Boulder startup Specdrums

July 18, 2018

College of Music student Jenna Palensky is also a full-time team member at Specdrums, a Boulder startup that was recently acquired by robot toy company Sphero.

Susan Thomas

Meet AMRC Director Susan Thomas

July 10, 2018

Professor of Musicology Susan Thomas comes from the musicology and women’s studies departments at the University of Georgia to head the American Music Research Center.

Specdrums—a new venture dreamt up by a CU engineering student—makes music using only color, an app and a little silicon ring.

CU-bred Specdrums puts music at your fingertips

May 29, 2018

All you need to make music is color, an app and a silicone ring.

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