News - March 2nd, 2018

March 2, 2018

WED 3/21, 7:30pm, Grusin Hall New chamber works by Alan Fletcher (President/CEO of Aspen Music Festival/School), Jack Gaffney, Conor Brown, Nicole Schneckenburger, Colin Kemeny, John Boggs, and Dianna Link; featuring William Stanley's trombone studio, strings, vocalists, the Ajax Quartet and more! Find out more about the students at ...

Pamela Z at CU in 2012

Feb. 26, 2018

As we prepare for Pamela Z's residency at CU this week, we wanted to look back to the last time she was on campus. Here she is being interviewed in by Cole Ingraham in 2012.

February 28th Pendulum Poster Art

Feb. 22, 2018

This month's poster art is done by one of our own. Sean Winters, DMA composer, describes how the artwork is linked to the piece he composed for the concert: Production Method:::: Ableton Live --> Noise oscillator MaxForLive (Jitter - VIZZable by Zeal) --> Footage playback (of dancer with video feedback)...

News - February 13th, 2018

Feb. 13, 2018

7:30 PM, Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Black Box Theater, ATLAS Institute Livestream at Works by Selena Wellington, Zachary Patten, Trevor Villwock, Sean Winters, and guest composer Pamela Z. Our fifth annual 64 Bit E-Composition Competition is soliciting original electronic music that lasts 64 seconds. Finalists will be selected and...

News - February 6th, 2018

Feb. 6, 2018

2/28/18 The Pendulum New Music Ensemble presents some of CU’s best performers from all departments, premiering original music of student composers and featuring a faculty or guest performance at every monthly concert. Meet the composers at . Works by Zack Patten, Trevor Villwock, Selena Wellington, Sean Winters. Featuring guest...

News - January 18th, 2018

Jan. 18, 2018

Hi Friends, we invite you to hear new works by John Clay Allen, Chase Church, Margaret Friesen, Carter Pann, Zack Patten, Nicole Schneckenburger; featuring Christina Jennings, flute, and Carter Pann, piano, and students! 7:30 PM, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Grusin Music Hall. 16Time Grammy Award Winner Bela Fleck is presenting...

News - January 12th, 2018

Jan. 12, 2018

16-Time Grammy-winning Fusion Artist Bela Fleck is presenting an Improv Workshop for our composer-performers! SAT 1/20 1:30-3pm in the Chamber Hall, to the right side of Grusin, Imig Building. Free and open to the public. Be sure to get tickets for his show that evening at Macky with Brooklyn Rider...

News - November 27th, 2017

Nov. 27, 2017

Hi Friends! You are invited to hear premieres by CU composers John Clay Allen, Aidan Patrick Cook, Brian Lambert, Drake Rutherford, Sean Winters, Max Wolpert featuring Harumi Rhodes violin studio, and student performers/composers 7:30 PM, Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Grusin Music Hall Imig College of Music Other News: Selena Wellington...

News - October 23rd, 2017

Oct. 23, 2017

Pendulum New Music 7:30 PM, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Grusin Music Hall, Imig College of Music You are invited to hear premieres by CU composers John Boggs, Jordan Holloway, Danielle Griner, Drake Rutherford, Elena Specht, Selena Wellington featuring the debut of The Boulder Altitude Directive (B.A.D.) Ensemble directed by Carter...

News - October 10th, 2017

Oct. 10, 2017

Upcoming guest residencies- If you would like to attend one of these WED 2pm composition seminars, please email me to get you advance permission. October 11 - Kristy Kuster (U. Michigan) October 18 - Lowell Liebermann (New York City) October 25 - Juhani Nuorvala (Helsinki) The Detroit Symphony , conducted...