Published on Thursday, March 26 2015 22:58
Are you all ready for wonderful night of songs and strings? It’s time to announce the finale for High Street Concerts’ twelfth season! The opening act for the Saturday, April 11, concert at Rogers Hall will be a singer/songwriter who has been dubbed “the hardest working musician in
Published on Tuesday, March 10 2015 09:36
Arts Longmont is pleased to announce the next Longmont Live will take place on Saturday, March 28, 7 – 10:3 0pm at the KCP Gallery, 364 Main Street in Longmont. Sharon Glassman with Paul Kiteck will be performing live following the opening acts of Connor Magyar and Josh Max. All free.
Longmont Live is a program of Arts Longmont that focuses on bringing up-and-coming musicians together with more established local
Published on Thursday, March 05 2015 12:37
Sunday, March 8, brings the much anticipated return to the Stanley Hotel, of Seicento Baroque Ensemble, Colorado’s premier baroque choir specializing in the historically-informed performances of 17th and 18th century choral music. The 2015 Queen Christina of Sweden program will follow this ambiguous icon’s controversial trail of Love, Power and Music. The ensemble’s unique niche in the Colorado choral scene is
Published on Friday, February 13 2015 10:01
The Kaleidoscope Concert Series returns on Feb. 21, 2015 with a free family concert at 5:00 p.m. and a full ticketed concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Center for Musical Arts.
The first of three Kaleidoscope concerts begins with Celtic band Take Down the Door. Having worked with major artists such as Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band and Celtic super group Gaelic Storm, you can expect nothing less than stellar musicianship from this Boulder County band. Take
Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 13:18
There will be three different bands at Oskar Blues the last weekend of November, something for everyone to be thankful for, we hope. Starting with The Outliers, Friday November 28, the night after you have spent your day giving
Published on Thursday, October 16 2014 15:11
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
Yes, there is a new Irish band emanating from Lyons called Take Down the Door; a five-piece outfit of incredibly talented musicians, chock full of Colorado’s most sought-after traditional Irish players. They have been working hard on this project all of
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 14:59
By Pearl Haddad
Editor’s note: Pearl Haddad will be entering the sixth grade at Lyons Middle/Senior High School next month.
I was so excited when I was asked to write the Pickin’ Sprouts column. I wasn’t sure who to write about, but then I heard about a twelve-year-old girl who just played with Mollie O’Brien in Lyons, and I
Published on Thursday, July 10 2014 10:50
scribbled on skin
I section your body
Will I ever get enough?
So, with pen I ration smooth parts
and rougher ones
the calloused palm
I read like brail
even though I know
When we’re apart
I shuffle barefoot and bones
reprimanding my indecent hunger
Still, by night hour
mouth tongue fingers
ink stains and gloss
Even though I know
That map by heart.
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.