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Local Singer Garners International Teaching Award

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.

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Mollie O’Brien And Friends

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.

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Telluride Lineup Is Set

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

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Quatour Des Ciels Lumineux

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.

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Bonnie And Taylor Sims

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.

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Prodigies At The Stanley

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”

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Innovative Loop Artist

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

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Final Line Up For RockyGrass

Planet Bluegrass is excited to announce the complete single-day lineup for the 42nd Annual RockyGrass Festival (Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27) including the final additions Alison Krauss & Union Station, a special reunion of the all-woman stringband Uncle Earl, the Grammy-nominee James King Band, and an emotional gospel set from Lyons’ own The Watergirls.

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Alison Krauss Joins RockyGrass Lineup

Wanting to do all she can to help put Planet Bluegrass back together after the devastating flood last September, Alison Krauss & Union Station have joined the lineup at this year’s RockyGrass Festival. The initial lineup announcement for this year’s festival included Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby, Sam Bush Bluegrass Band, Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Hot Rize,

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