CU Students win MTNA Competition

Nov. 3, 2010

Congratulations to the following CU student performers and their teachers for winning the following awards at the MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) state competition. The competition is open to anyone in the State of Colorado and winners will advance to the Division Competition in January in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.Read more »

Jeff Jenkins' Recording: The Healing

Nov. 2, 2010

Instructor of Jazz Piano Jeff Jenkins' new album The Healing is now available on iTunes and through CD Baby. According to Jenkins’ album notes:Read more »

Buzzword: "Entrepreneurship"

Oct. 27, 2010

ECM Director Jeffrey Nytch discusses what “entrepreneurship” means, and the resources available within the College of Music in attaining professional success!Read more »

Sydney Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra Oct. 26

Oct. 20, 2010

Student musicians from Australia will be aiming for a tour de force when they unite with counterparts from the CU College of Music for an historic concert in Boulder on October 26th.Read more »
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CU Music Day

Oct. 19, 2010

On Monday, October 11, 2010, the College of Music welcomed 74 students, along with their friends and families, to the first CU Music Day. The day presented informational sessions, events and activities for students to learn more about the College of Music and its degrees and programs. The day began with students receiving information from the Admissions Department and the administration of the College of Music, Dean Daniel Sher, and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, James Austin.Read more »
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College of Music Faculty by the Numbers

Oct. 19, 2010

In 2009-2010 College of Music faculty:Read more »

Takács Quartet and Daniel Kellogg

Oct. 12, 2010

The Takács Quartet just completed a three-concert series focusing on Schubert in New York City (92nd Street Y), and at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. The series featured the New York premiere of a new work composed for the Quartet by CU Composter Daniel Kellog based on the slow movement theme of Schubert’s “Death and the Maiden” Quartet; guest pianist Jeffrey Kahane, guest cellist Paul Katz, and guest bassist Joseph Feeney. Reviews:Read more »

Welcome Lissy Garrison, Director of Development

Oct. 10, 2010

The College of Music and CU Foundation welcome Lissy Garrison who was appointed Senior Development Director on October 6, 2010.Read more »

Douglas Walter Vibraphone Performance

Oct. 7, 2010

Enjoy a performance of Henry Mancini’s The Days of Wine and Roses performed by Percussion Professor Douglas Walter on vibraphone with bassist Alex Sarran. The performance was recorded at the National Conservatory of Music (Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et Danse) in Lyon, France on May 12, 2010.Read more »

Free Massages for College of Music Students through the Musicians' Wellness Initiative

Oct. 6, 2010

WHAT ARE MASSAGE CLINICS AT CU-BOULDER? Free 30 minute table massages offered for College of Music students by interns from Boulder College of Massage Therapy through the Musicians’ Wellness Initiative. Interns get hours towards certification; you get a free massage!Read more »