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‘Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement’ event set for Feb. 21

Feb. 15, 2022

Flutist, educator, composer and director Galen Abdur-Razzaq will perform and discuss how jazz musicians helped advance civil rights.


Groundbreaking, beautiful and unapologetically Black: The everlasting vision of Alvin Ailey Feb. 16

Feb. 9, 2022

Dance company Ailey II comes to Macky Auditorium to spread iconic choreographer Alvin Ailey’s message of a more inclusive dance world. Learn more about Ailey's legacy, buy tickets and plan to attend.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Feb. 21

Feb. 1, 2022

Expressive, improvisational and swinging. On Feb. 21, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will bring a special night of music-making to Boulder audiences at Macky Auditorium. Get tickets and plan to attend.

Student musicians

Persevering Legacy Feb. 9: A student performance of classical music and activism

Jan. 26, 2022

The College of Music presents Persevering Legacy, a student concert that elevates stories of historically marginalized, diverse female composers to align classical music with social activism.

CU Symphony Orchestra on stage

Join a performance of the CU Symphony Orchestra Feb. 10

Jan. 24, 2022

The CU Symphony Orchestra is set to perform a diverse repertoire, including symphonies and large-scale orchestral works by major composers, at Macky Auditorium. Get tickets and plan to attend.

Florence Price

CU Philharmonia to honor Florence Price in newly imagined orchestration Feb. 8

Jan. 24, 2022

As part of a weekend honoring diverse women composers, join a full orchestration of “Seven Miniatures for Piano” comprising seven standalone pieces—each revealing different facets of Florence Price’s creative personality.

Choir performing on stage

Need something uplifting? Spring Festival of Choirs Feb. 6

Jan. 24, 2022

Join all of the CU Boulder choirs as they look toward and welcome the beginning of the spring thaw with the joyous sounds of voices raised together in song.

Wind symphony

Hear the wind symphony and symphonic band Feb. 3

Jan. 20, 2022

CU Boulder’s top wind, brass and percussion students are set to perform a varied program of outstanding works for wind ensemble. The event is free or “pay what you can.” Get tickets and plan to attend.


Catapult dance concert set for Feb. 4–6

Jan. 19, 2022

Student choreographers present intimate and stirring meditations on memory, body understanding and community across an athletic symphony of contemporary and improvisational styles.

Takacs Quartet

Catch the Takács Quartet Jan. 9–17

Dec. 22, 2021

The Grammy-winning Takács Quartet has moved audiences and sold out halls at CU Boulder for more than three decades. Plan to attend an upcoming performance.