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.

violin section rehearsing for concert

Holiday Festival to celebrate community comeback

Dec. 2, 2021

MarieFaith Lane, a current graduate student and the Holiday Festival 2021 concertmaster, offers a first-person perspective on the spirit of this weekend’s community event.

Parker Quartet

Parker Quartet to perform through Nov. 22

Nov. 17, 2021

Hailed for its graceful, luminous interpretations as well as its flawless precision, the Grammy-winning Parker Quartet features Daniel Chong, violin; Ken Hamao, violin; Jessica Bodner, viola; and Kee-Hyun Kim, cello.

King's Singers

Don’t miss The King’s Singers Dec. 8

Nov. 16, 2021

The King’s Singers, a Grammy and Emmy Award-winning a cappella ensemble, will ring in the holidays with CU Presents at Macky Auditorium with their crisp close-harmony vocal sound.

Holiday Festival concert in Macky Auditorium

Get into the spirit with the College of Music’s Holiday Festival Dec. 3–5

Nov. 16, 2021

Delight in the twinkling lights, seasonal greenery and beautiful music at CU Boulder’s Holiday Festival, an annual tradition that’s enchanting for all ages.

empty Grusin Music Hall

CU Philharmonia Orchestra Nov. 15 to feature College of Music musicians

Nov. 5, 2021

The CU Philharmonia Orchestra concert Nov. 15 will feature a new work by Jessica Mays, Maurice Ravel’s “Ma Mère l’Oye” and Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 5 in D major/minor, Op. 107.

West African Highlife Ensemble performance

West African Highlife Ensemble to perform Nov. 19

Nov. 3, 2021

Performing high energy, tightly-knit traditional, neo-traditional and highlife dance music from Ghana, CU’s West African Highlife Ensemble is the first university ensemble in the U.S. to perform highlife music.