This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores the Colorado Children’s Chorale learning national anthems for an elite ski event and Jeff Austin, formerly of the Yonder Mountain String Band, breaks out on his own.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include a dulcimer festival in Littleton and an exhibition of artifacts and memorabilia from 1968.
Mandolinist and songwriter Jeff Austin reminisces about his years with one of the country's most acclaimed bluegrass ensembles, his background in musical theater and his penchant for breaking out into scat singing in the middle of his songs.
As the official choir-in-residence for the Alpine World Ski Championships in the Vail Valley, the Colorado Children’s Chorale will perform the gold-medal-winning country’s anthem each night.
This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores the governor’s plans to boost the state’s cultural identity and a play about German prisoners working on Colorado farms during World War II.
With help from Make-A-Wish Colorado, 14-year-old Denver violist Gianella Falcon Escobedo will fulfill her musical aspirations and perform with the Colorado Symphony Friday night.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include a Western Slope folk ensemble performing in Ridgway and two one-act plays by South Asian-born Denver playwrights.
CPR’s Arts Bureau joined the governor at the Capitol to ask how he plans to maintain Colorado’s cultural momentum as he begins his second term.
The visual artist and former DEVO band member plans to choose several of Still's abstract artworks and compose musical pieces to go with them.
Denver's annual Kohaku Uta Gassen contest pits two teams of men and women vocalists against each other. But these days, there's more to the event than a sing-off.