Birds, bugs, livestock and other animals turn up in symphonic music from time to time.
Highlights include a live Independence Day concert from Aspen Music Festival at 4 p.m.
What's coming up for the week of June 30.
The conductor speaks with Karla Walker about about an historic collaboration between two Boulder organizations.
Colorado's flagship orchestra will not leave for another venue during the 2014-2015 season.
Glenn Dicterow became the youngest concertmaster in New York Philharmonic history in 1980, when he was just 31. After spending more than half his life leading the violin section, he says goodbye.
CPR's arts editor Chloe Veltman highlights some of the arts happenings around Colorado this weekend, from a mountain gathering of top thinkers to an urban taco and margarita competition.
After 13 years under the helm of Michael Christie, the Colorado Music Festival is searching for a new artistic leader. Three finalists, selected by a committee from 30 applicants, will strut their stuff on the Chautauqua Auditorium podium this season.
Most good musicians have spent their most frustrating and most victorious moments in the presence of the unwavering click of their metronome.