The Veronika String Quartet.

(Photo: Courtesy of Veronika String Quartet)

Sunday through Friday nights at 7, Charley Samson is your connection to the music, voices and happenings of Colorado's classical music community. This week on Colorado Spotlight:


The American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) and composer Johann Johannsson play Johannsson's music in the CPR Performance Studio.


The tango group Extasis performs Thursday as part of Denver Eclectic Concerts. They have recorded in our Performance Studio, and we'll hear past performances of Shostakovich and Piazzolla. 


Venice Baroque Orchestra performs Thursday as part of the CU Artist Series. They have appeared on the Friends of Chamber Music series. We'll hear performances from those concerts, including Albinoni and Vivaldi


The Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado presents "Virtuoso Vivaldi" this weekend. We hear previous Vivaldi performances by the group.


The Ainomäe Ensemble performs tomorrow at Englewood Arts. Members have recorded in our Performance Studio, and we'll hear selections from those appearances by Dvorak and Beethoven.


We'll hear music from pianist Andrew Cooperstock, the Boulder Philharmonic, Boulder Bach Festival and Veronika String Quartet.