Aaron and Afa Dworkin

Third Annual Distinguished Lectureship hosts award-winning leaders of the Sphinx Organization

Dec. 10, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, the College of Music's third annual Distinguished Lectureship in Music, Diversity and Inclusion comes to Grusin Music Hall with a lecture by social entrepreneurs and arts leaders Aaron and Afa Dworkin from the award-winning Sphinx Organization.

Mike and Mikhy Ritter posing

Supporter spotlight: Mike and Mikhy Ritter

Dec. 3, 2019

College of Music Advisory Board Chair Mikhy Ritter and her husband Mike will name a music education office in honor of Mikhy’s grandmother when the new Imig Music Building opens.

Larry Stoffel conducting students

Giving through music: Alumnus Larry Stoffel

Nov. 19, 2019

For Larry Stoffel (MM ’90), annual concerts for those incarcerated in state prisons are rooted in mercy, compassion and charity.

Holiday Festival by the numbers (see text of story for details)

The Holiday Festival: By the numbers

Nov. 14, 2019

For almost three-quarters of a century, the Holiday Festival has thrilled Boulder audiences and ushered in the beginning of the holiday season. We looked into the history of the festival and found some fun facts that give some context to this merry tradition.

Curtis Sellers and his good dog

Ten reasons to get excited about the College of Music

Nov. 12, 2019

College of Music junior Curtis Sellers writes about what incoming Music Buffs can look forward to while pursuing a degree at CU Boulder.

Grauman Donation

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.

Cleveland Orchestra Residency

Cleveland Orchestra residency returns to CU Boulder

Oct. 22, 2019

CU Boulder College of Music welcomed back members of the renowned Cleveland Orchestra for three days of master classes, performances and a huge side-by-side rehearsal with the CU Symphony Orchestra.

It's a Wonderful Life opera

Classic holiday film gets Heggie and Scheer's operatic treatment in Macky

Oct. 15, 2019

After touring across the United States, esteemed composer Jake Heggie and renowned librettist Gene Scheer’s "It’s a Wonderful Life" returns home to the Eklund Opera Program and Macky Auditorium.

Walther with viola

Takács Quartet announces appointment of violist Richard O'Neill, retirement of Geri Walther after 15 years

Oct. 9, 2019

As the Takács Quartet enters its 45th year, the internationally acclaimed string quartet—in residence at the College of Music since 1986—will soon see a new musician enter its esteemed ranks.

Gordon and Grace Gamm

Supporter spotlight: Grace and Gordon Gamm

Oct. 8, 2019

Boulder philanthropists Grace and Gordon Gamm are among the generous supporters who pitched in to name the new facilities that will open soon at Imig Music Building.

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