drum major calling out song

Marching to the beat of the Buffs

Sept. 7, 2016

Take a walk anywhere on campus in the late afternoon and early evening this time of year, and you’ll probably hear brass blaring “Fight CU” or drums pounding away at cadences. It’s officially marching band season at CU Boulder.

imig music building

Faculty and students ring in the 2016-17 academic year

Aug. 22, 2016

Summer’s over and the fall semester has arrived. Between new classes, growing ensembles, long-awaited recitals and international performances, there’s plenty to be excited about.

jose leonardo leon

From Caracas to Colorado: a musical journey

July 13, 2016

Jose Leonardo Leon has been a teacher and performer. He’s even been part of a Latin Grammy-winning recording with one of his musical idols. Now, the Venezuela-born trombonist has his eye on the ultimate degree.

alicia baker with her accordion

Going back in time with Alicia Baker and her accordion

June 29, 2016

At this year’s Colorado Shakespeare Festival, audiences at “The Comedy of Errors” will be wooed back to 1930s Paris by the costumes, the set and of course, an onstage minstrel and her accordion.

leslee in italy

The poetry of music

June 27, 2016

Violin DMA Leslee Smucker explores the music and poetry of Ezra Pound in a presentation and DMA recital.

group at medieval conference

Searching for historical clues in music

June 14, 2016

Several musicology PhD students and Associate Professor Rebecca Maloy delve into the meaning of Old Hispanic chant, a contemporary of medieval Gregorian chant.

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Stepping up to the challenge

May 3, 2016

Senior voice major Brooke Murray talks about the inspiration for her Sing It Forward venture.

chas douthit

Meet the 2016 Outstanding Student award winners

April 27, 2016

Julieta García, Jade Espina, Jordan Pyle and Chas Douthit are this year's Outstanding Student award winners from the College of Music.

dave grusin

College of Music honors alumni, supporters at commencement

April 20, 2016

When the Class of 2016 walks across the Grusin stage on Friday, May 6, they’ll be sharing the space with four distinguished members of the College of Music extended family.

joshua horsch

DAILY CAMERA - Star conducting student closes CU career with 'Tender Land'

April 20, 2016

When the Eklund Opera Program ends its season with Aaron Copland's "The Tender Land,"audiences will also witness the close of a notable and distinguished graduate student career.

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