Published on Thursday, July 17 2014 19:09
By David McIntyre, Lyons Bluesologist
I know it is hard for some of us to fathom but the 42nd annual Rockygrass music festival is set and ready, after undergoing a 500-year flood that devastated the Planet Bluegrass site. Following many months of hard work the
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, July 03 2014 17:16
The Estes Park Summer Music Festival will begin on Monday, July 14, at 7:30 p.m., in the Stanley Hotel Concert Hall. The Colorado Music Festival Chamber Orchestra based at Chautauqua in Boulder is the featured ensemble again this year. This outstanding professional orchestra is made up of musicians from major
Published on Thursday, July 03 2014 12:32
The 16th Annual Sandstone Summer Concert Series begins next Thursday evening, July 10, at 6:30 p.m., at the Vasquez Stage in Sandstone Park. The free concerts, put on by the Town of Lyons Parks & Recreation Department and sponsored by the Lyons Community Foundation have become a mainstay of
Published on Thursday, June 26 2014 17:59
The Estes Park Music Festival Summer season is about to begin in a few short weeks. For the 38th year, our local music festival will bring to Estes Park the Colorado Music Festival Chamber Orchestra, based at Chautauqua in Boulder. This outstanding professional orchestra is made up of musicians from major symphony orchestras around our country and abroad. Most of these musicians return to this orchestra every summer thus creating a high level of music making.
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.