Durango-area resident Eric Kiefer is living the dream of many would-be musicians: making a living at it. Thing is, though, his audience is half a world away.
This week from CPR’s Arts Bureau: Denver Art Museum's first creative-in-residence, swingin’ songstress and more
CPR’s Arts Bureau spoke to Denver Art Museum's first creative-in-residence, singer Lannie Garrett about American swing and others.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include a multi-media series on 20th Century mythologist Joseph Campbell and the Colorado New Play Summit.
Throughout March, Denver composer Nathan Hall will create site-specific, interactive musical works inspired by the museum’s art collection and architecture.
The singer is tipping her hat to greats from Benny Goodman to Count Basie in her club, Lannie’s Clocktower Cabaret.
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.