Published on Thursday, June 05 2014 12:25
Come and celebrate the 38th year of the Estes Park Music Festival in Estes Park, Colorado. The Music Festival has become as much a part of Estes Park as the beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park. Interest in indoor and outdoor family concerts has become a very important part of our culture. The festival is growing, as is the population of Estes and the surrounding Front Range. Three million tourists a year pass through our entrance to the Rocky Mountain
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 10:49
With the announcement of the complete single-day lineup for the 24th Annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival (August 15-17), including the final additions of Ron Pope and Ben Sollee, single-day tickets are now available at www.bluegrass.com, or (800) 624-2422. As with past years, Planet
Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 13:57
Lyons singer Beth Gadbaw has been honored as a teacher of excellence in the field of music education, specifically the teaching of folksongs. Gadbaw flew to Minneapolis to accept her award: The Fleurette Sweeney Fellowship, bestowed by MusicEdventures International Association of SongWorks Teachers.
Published on Thursday, April 10 2014 13:40
Hello friends and music lovers! Spring is here and High Street Concerts is excited to announce their season eleven finale, and it promises to be an absolutely fabulous show!
Mollie O’Brien and Rich Moore with Eric Thorin, and special guests Bella Betts and Steve Szymanski, on Saturday April 19, at 8 p.m., in Rogers Hall. Tickets ($15 advance, $17 day of show) are available online at www.highstreetconcerts.com, and in person at The Stone Cup.
Published on Thursday, April 03 2014 11:45
Debris has been removed, repairs are being made, piles of dirt are being moved, tickets are being sold, and the lineups are set. Things are slowing getting back to “normal” for the hardworking crew over at the Planet. Let the festival season begin!
Planet Bluegrass is proud to announce the complete single-day lineup for the 41st Annual Telluride
Published on Thursday, March 13 2014 13:33
On Sunday, March 16, at 2 p.m., in the Stanley Hotel concert hall the fabulous Quatour des Ciels Lumineux will perform for the first time with the Estes Park Music Festival.
Currently in pursuit of a Masters degree in violin performance at the University of Colorado at Boulder, violinist Nina Fronjian is an active performer and teacher in the Greater Denver area.
Published on Thursday, March 06 2014 08:31
By David McIntyre, Lyons Bluesologist
I recently sat down with my favorite musical couple, Taylor and Bonnie Sims. There was so much going on in their collective careers that I wanted to get it straight from their lips.
Let’s start with how they arrived on the local music scene. In 2003 Taylor relocated from Texas to Gunnison Colorado to work on a ranch there. He and Alex Johnstone and Chris Elliott started playing music together and a bond began. They moved back to Texas and with Jessica Smith recorded their first CD there as Spring Creek bluegrass band.
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:58
Three international piano prodigy students, Jerry Chen, age 15, Jason Chiang, age 16 and Jenny Luo, age 17, will perform in the Concert Hall of the Stanley Hotel on Sunday, March 2, at 2 p.m. Each student has been named multiple “National and International First Place Winners”
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 00:00
by Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
The Lyons based singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and unforgettable loop artist Arthur Lee Land released his fourth album “Cracked Open” in the spring of last year. Arthur offers a groundbreaking style that is driven by the integration of sophisticated musical, emotional, and