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Spring 2017 Music Events

 
January | February | March | April | May | Summer

All Music events are free to MSU Denver Students, Faculty, and Staff with valid ID.

TICKETS: For ticket information please contact the King Center Box Office at 303-556-2296. 

PARKING: Free parking is available for all Music events in the 7th Street Garage with a voucher.

MORE INFORMATION: For more information please contact the Department of Music at 303-556-3180.

NOTE: All events are subject to change. 

 

January

Saturday, January 7
Audition Day
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
To schedule an audition, call 303-556-3180

Friday, January 20
Junior Recital: Jasmine Sandusky, bassoon
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, January 23
Mondays at MSU Denver: Faculty Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, January 25
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Opera Colorado
King Center Recital Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, January 30
Mondays at MSU Denver: Faculty Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

February

Wednesday, February 1
Faculty Recital & Guest Artist:
Patricia Surman, flute
Katrin Meidell, viola
Jooeun Pak, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Thursday, February 2
All-State Choir Auditions
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact MB Krueger, kruegema@msudenver.edu

Friday, February 3
Junior Recital: Marina Malek, mezzo-soprano
King Center Recital Hall
4:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, February 4
RMPA Day of Percussion
King Center Concert Hall
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Mark Foster, fosterm@msudenver.edu

Monday, February 6
Mondays at MSU Denver
Guest Speaker: Liz Shropshire, Shropshire Music Foundation
"Teaching Peace Through Music"
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 6
Visiting Artist Series: Thibaut Garcia, guitar
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Tuesday, February 7
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Thibaut Garcia, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
12:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Thursday, February 9
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Matt Palmer, guitar
King Center Music and Dance Studio
12:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Thursday, February 9
Visiting Artist Series: Matt Palmer, guitar
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Friday, February 10
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Imani Winds
King Center Concert Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, February 10
Visiting Artist Series: Imani Winds
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Saturday, February 11
Audition Day
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
To schedule an audition, call 303-556-3180

Monday, February 13
Mondays at MSU Denver: The Playground Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 13
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Kneebody
Arts Building, room 295
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 13
Visiting Artist Series: Kneebody
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $20, $18, $15

Tuesday, February 14
Faculty Recital: Jooeun Pak, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Saturday, February 18
Visiting Artist Masterclass: State-Wide Mariachi Workshop
Featuring Jose and Chuy Hernandez
King Center Concert Hall
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
For information, contact Lorenzo Trujillo, ltruji12@msudenver.edu

Saturday, February 18
Visiting Artist Series: State-Wide Mariachi Concert
Featuring Jose and Chuy Hernandez
St. Cajetan's Cathedral, Auraria Campus
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 20
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, February 21
Visiting Artist Series: James Hall, flute
Willem Van Schalkwyk, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

February 22-25
Once Upon a Mattress
Eugenia Rawls Courtyard Theatre
7:30 pm, Tickets $20, $15

Friday, February 24
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Alan Weiss, flute
King Center Music and Dance Studio
1:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, February 24
Junior Recital: Kara Ylitalo, flute
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, February 25
MSU Denver Piano Celebration
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Jooeun Pak, jpak14@msudenver.edu

Saturday, February 25
MSU Denver Piano Celebration Concert
Featuring Jooeun Pak and guest artist Woori Kim, piano
King Center Recital Hall
1:00 pm, Tickets $20

Saturday, February 25
Artist in Residence: Colorado Wind Ensemble
Featuring Brian Shaw, trumpet
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets TBA

Monday, February 27
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 27
MSU Denver Secondary Instrument Band, String Sinfonietta, & Symphonic Band
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Tuesday, February 28
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

March

March 2-4, 5*
Once Upon a Mattress
Eugenia Rawls Courtyard Theatre
7:30 pm, *2:30 pm, Tickets $20, $15

Saturday, March 4
MSU Denver Flute Choir Day
King Center Recital Hall
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

Sunday, March 5
MSU Denver Men's Choir, Women's Choir, & Auraria Chorale
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Monday, March 6
Mondays at MSU Denver: Faculty Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, March 6
St. Martin's Chamber Choir & MSU Denver Chorale
With Guest: Green Mountain High School "Shadows of the Mountain"
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Tuesday, March 7
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Wednesday, March 8
MSU Denver Jazz Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

March 10-11
Denver Honors Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Brandon Matthews, bmatthe8@msudenver.edu

Friday, March 10
Visiting Artist Masterclass: West African Dance Class
King Center Music & Dance Studio
6:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, March 10
Visiting Artist Series: BaoBao Festival
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Monday, March 13
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, March 14
Provost's Honor Recital Competition
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

Wednesday, March 15
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Dave King, drumset
Arts Building, Room 295
2:00-4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

CANCELLED: Wednesday, March 15
Faculty Recital: Emily Ondracek-Peterson, violin
Don Byron, clarinet
Jooeun Pak, piano

Thursday, March 16
MSU Denver Symphony Orchestra
With Concerto Competition Winners
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Saturday, March 18
DPS Solo/Ensemble Workshop
King Center Recital Hall
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Mark Harris, harrimar@msudenver.edu

Saturday, March 18
Visiting Artist Series: Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $30, $25, $10

March 23-25
National Trumpet Competition
King Center, 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
For information, contact Michael Hengst, mhengst@msudenver.edu

Sunday, March 26
Rachel B. Noel Distinguished Visiting Professorship featuring Aishah Simmons
with MSU Denver Chorale
Shorter Community AME Church, 3100 Richard Allen Ct, Denver CO 80205
3:00 pm, RSVP

Monday, March 27
Mondays at MSU Denver: NTC University Trumpet Professors
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, March 27
Visiting Artist Series: NTC University Trumpet Professors
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Wednesday, March 29
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Jean-Louis Haguenauer, piano
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, March 29
Visiting Artist Series: Jean-Louis Haguenauer, piano
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Thursday, March 30
Visiting Artist Series: Dimitris Kotronakis, guitar
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

April

Saturday, April 1
Audition Day
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
To schedule an audition, call 303-556-3180

Saturday, April 1
Senior Recital: Courtney Bostwick, soprano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 3
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 3
ACDA Women's Choir Festival
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public
For information, contact MB Krueger, kruegema@msudenver.edu

Tuesday, April 4
Faculty Recital: Mark Harris, saxophone
With Guests: Michael Christoph, bassoon
Gil Selinger, cello
Anne Breeden, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Friday, April 7
Jazz Celebration with Special Guest Scott Colley, bass
King Center, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Dave Devine, devined@msudenver.edu

Friday, April 7
Jazz Celebration Concert featuring Scott Colley, bass with Nate Smith, drums
and MSU Denver Faculty; and MSU Denver Big Band directed by Don Byron
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $20, $18, $15

Saturday, April 8
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Scott Colley, bass
DIME Denver Pop Up Shop
Tivoli Student Union Basement, Room 140
10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public 

Saturday, April 8
NATS District Student Auditions
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Bradley Thompson, bthomp40@msudenver.edu

Saturday, April 8
Artist in Residence: Colorado Wind Ensemble
With Rocky Mountain Brassworks
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets TBA

Sunday, April 9
CYSO Spring Concert
King Center Concert Hall
3:00 pm, Tickets TBA

Monday, April 10
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 10
MSU Denver Chamber Music Ensembles
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Tuesday, April 11
Flute & Friends Recital
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Wednesday, April 12
MSU Denver Chamber Music Ensembles
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Friday, April 14
Senior Recital: Will Heinz, saxophone
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 17
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 17
Provost's Honor Recital
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Tuesday, April 18
Senior Recital: Chris Delisa, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Thursday, April 20
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

April 21-22
Opera Theatre Ensemble
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Saturday, April 22
Visiting Artist Series: Liz Pearse & Jacob Sentgeorge, voice & electronics
King Center Recital Hall
3:00 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Sunday, April 23
Faculty Recital: Peter Schimpf, lute, theorbo, and Baroque guitar; 
with guest Abigail Chapman, soprano
King Center Recital Hall
1:00 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Sunday, April 23
Visiting Artist Series: Colorado Composers Concert XI
King Center Concert Hall
3:00 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Monday, April 24
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, April 25
Senior Recital: Parker Murphy, jazz bass
Syntax Physic Opera, 554 South Broadway, Denver
6:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, April 26
MSU Denver Jazz Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

April 27-29
Annual Rockley Family Foundation Piano & Strings Sale 2017
Arts Building, 2nd Floor
By appointment April 27-28, call 720-576-8378
Open to public April 29 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Thursday, April 27
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

April 28-29
MSU Denver Festival Choir and Symphony Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Saturday, April 29
MSU Denver Jazz Guitar and Piano Combo
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, April 30
Senior Recital: Sam McDuffee, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

May

Monday, May 1
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, May 1
MSU Denver Secondary Instrument Ensemble
King Center Music and Dance Studio
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, May 1
MSU Denver Jazz Voice and Guitar Combo
Syntax Physic Opera, 554 South Broadway, Denver
7:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, May 1
MSU Denver Percussion Ensemble & Symphonic Band
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $12, $10, $8

Wednesday, May 3
MSU Denver Chamber Music Ensembles
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Thursday, May 4
MSU Denver String Sinfonietta & Auraria Chorale
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Thursday, May 4
MSU Denver Guitar Ensembles
King Center Recital Hall
6:00 pm, Tickets $5

Friday, May 5
Senior Recital: Margaret Stephens, mezzo-soprano
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, May 5
MSU Denver Gamelan Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Friday, May 5
Senior Recital: Chris Shwayka, trumpet
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, May 6
MSU Denver Mariachi Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
4:00 pm, Tickets $5

Saturday, May 6
MSU Denver African Drum & Dance Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Sunday, May 7
MSU Denver String Studio Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, May 7
Senior Recital: Will Roland, jazz bass
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, May 9
Senior Recital: Kyle Mulqueen, jazz drum set
Syntax Physic Opera, 554 S. Broadway, Denver
6:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, May 20
Artist in Residence: Colorado Wind Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets TBA

Summer

June 12-16
Summer Flute Institute at MSU Denver
King Center Recital Hall
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

July 3-14
Orff Workshop
King Center Music and Dance Studio
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Carla Aguilar, caguil13@msudenver.edu

July 17-22, 24-30
Dalcroze Workshop
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Peter Schimpf, pschimpf@msudenver.edu

July 27-28
American String Teachers Association Convention
King Center Recital Hall
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
For information, contact Brandon Matthews, bmatthe8@msudenver.edu

Saturday, August 5
Audition Day
King Center, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
To schedule an audition, call 303-556-3180


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