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Spring 2016 Music Events

January | February | March | April | May | Summer

TICKETS: For ticket information please contact the King Center Box Office at 303-556-2296. All Music events are free to the MSU Denver Community with valid ID.

PARKING: Free parking is available for all Music events in the 7th Street Garage with your ticket stub, program, or 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 9
Audition Day
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, call 303-556-3180

Thursday, January 21
MSU Denver Concerto Competition
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, January 25
Mondays at MSU Denver: Faculty Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, January 25
Faculty Recital: Patricia Surman, flute
Adriana Teodoro-Dier, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Wednesday, January 27
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Opera Colorado
King Center Recital Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, January 27
Visiting Artist Series: Wiff Rudd, trumpet
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

February

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

Thursday, February 4
Colorado All-State Choirs
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm, King Center/Arts Building
For information, contact MB Krueger, kruegema@msudenver.edu

Monday, February 8
Mondays at MSU Denver: Playground Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 8
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Sarah Jackson, flute
King Center Concert Hall
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 8
Visiting Artist Series: Sarah Jackson, flute
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Tuesday, February 9
Visiting Artist Series: Ekachai Jearakul, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Wednesday, February 10
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Ekachai Jearakul, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, February 12
Junior Recital: Courtney Bostwick, soprano
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, February 15
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, February 21
Visiting Artist Series: Voxare String Quartet
King Center Concert Hall
4:00 pm, Tickets $30, $15

Monday, February 22
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, February 23
Visiting Artist Series: Voxare String Quartet
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $30, $15

February 24-27
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
MSU Denver Studio Theatre
7:30 pm, Tickets $20, $10

Saturday, February 27
Visiting Artist Series: Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado
and St. Martin's Chamber Choir
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $30, $25, $10

Monday, February 29
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

March

Wednesday, March 2
Faculty Recital: Michael Hengst, trumpet
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

March 3-5, 6*
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
MSU Denver Studio Theatre
2:30* and 7:30 pm, Tickets $20, $10

Friday, March 4
Senior Recital: Cat Williams, piano
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, March 4-5
Denver Honors Orchestra
8:00 am - 10:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Emily Ondracek-Peterson, eondrace@msudenver.edu

Saturday, March 5
Faculty Recital: Jeff Gleason, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Saturday, March 5
Visiting Artist Series: CWE Chamber Ensemble
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $5

Sunday, March 6
Colorado Flute Association K-12 Competition
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

Sunday, March 6
MSU Denver Women's Choir, Men's Choir, & Women's Chamber Choir
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Monday, March 7
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, March 8
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln Street, Denver
6:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, March 9
MSU Denver Jazz Orchestra
Mercury Cafe, 2199 California Street, Denver
7:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Thursday, March 10
MSU Denver Symphonic Bands I & II
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Friday, March 11
Visiting Artist Series: BaoBao Festival
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Saturday, March 12
Flute Choir Day
9:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

Saturday, March 12
Visiting Artist Series: Dominic Dousa, composer UTEP
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Sunday, March 13
MSU Denver Chorale & St. Martin's Chamber Choir
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Monday, March 14
Visiting Artist Series: Megan Lanz, flute
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Thursday, March 17
Chamber Orchestra with Concerto Competition Winner
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Saturday, March 19
DMCC Achievement Day
9:00 am - 2:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Peter Friesen, pfriese2@msudenver.edu

Saturday, March 19
Senior Recital: Rebecca Marshall, piano
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, March 20
Senior Recital: Bobby Ferguson, drums
Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln Street, Denver
7:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, March 28
Mondays at MSU Denver: Visiting Artist Series
Naomi Seidman, flute
Jonathan Dexter, cello
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, March 28
Visiting Artist Masterclass: James Shields, clarinet
King Center Recital Hall
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, March 28
Visiting Artist Series: James Shields, clarinet
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Tuesday, March 29
Visiting Artist Series: Yumiko Oshima-Ryan, piano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Wednesday, March 30
Visiting Artist Masterclass: Yumiko Oshima-Ryan, piano
King Center Recital Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

April

Friday, April 1
Junior Recital: Samuel McDuffee, guitar and Stephen Valeriano, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, April 1 
Senior Recital: Will Heinz, saxophone
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, April 2
Audition Day
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, call 303-556-3180

Saturday, April 2
Senior Recital: Gina Bauza, soprano
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, April 3
Visiting Artist Series: Colorado Wind Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
3:00 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $5

Monday, April 4
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 4
ACDA Men's Choir Celebration
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Jay Dougherty, jdough10@msudenver.edu

Friday, April 8
Jazz Celebration
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Ron Miles, milesr@msudenver.edu

Friday, April 8
Senior Recital: Stuart Fahie, flute
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, April 9
Senior Recital: Chad Rendon-Thofson, tenor
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Sunday, April 10
MSU Denver/Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra
Masterclass and Performance
10:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Emily Ondracek-Peterson, eondrace@msudenver.edu

Monday, April 11
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 11
MSU Denver Early Music Ensemble
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

April 15-16
MSU Denver Opera Theatre Ensemble
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Sunday, April 17
Senior Recital: Alexis Sandusky, clarinet
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 18
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 18
Faculty Chamber Recital
Patricia Surman, flute
Erik Peterson, viola
Guest Linda-Rose Hembreiker, harp
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Friday, April 22
Junior Recital: Azarias Devillier, viola
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, April 22
Senior Recital: Kevin Guzzo, tenor
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, April 23
Visiting Artist Series: Colorado Composers Concert X
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

Monday, April 25
Mondays at MSU Denver: Student Recital
King Center Concert Hall
2:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, April 25
Senior Recital: Alejandro Castano, drumset
Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln Street, Denver
7:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, April 26
Auraria Chorale and MSU Denver Theory Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
5:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Tuesday, April 26
MSU Denver Jazz Combos
Dazzle Jazz, 930 Lincoln Street, Denver
6:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, April 27
MSU Denver Jazz Orchestra
Mercury Cafe, 2199 California Street, Denver
7:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Friday, April 29
Creative Collaboration Workshop and Concert
King Center Recital Hall
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
For information, contact Mark Harris, harrimar@msudenver.edu

Saturday, April 30
Senior Recital: Anthony Yale, guitar
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, April 30
MSU Denver Festival Choir and Chamber Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

May

Sunday, May 1
MSU Denver Festival Choir and Chamber Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $10, $8, $5

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

Monday, May 2
MSU Denver Symphonic Band I
King Center Music and Dance Studio
3:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Monday, May 2
MSU Denver Percussion Ensemble & Symphonic Band II
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Tuesday, May 3
MSU Denver Guitar Ensembles
King Center Recital Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Wednesday, May 4
Junior Recital: Dylan Brule, percussion
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, May 4
MSU Denver Chamber Music Ensembles
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Friday, May 6
MSU Denver Balinese Gamelan Orchestra
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $5

Saturday, May 7
Senior Recital: Sofia Rivera, piano
King Center Recital Hall
1:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, May 7
Senior Recital: Chandrika Prem, cello
King Center Recital Hall
4:00 pm, Free and Open to the Public

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

Sunday, May 8
MSU Denver Mariachi Los Correcaminos
King Center Concert Hall
4:00 pm, Tickets $5

Saturday, May 14
Rocky Mountain Percussion Association
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Mark Foster, fosterm@msudenver.edu

Saturday, May 21
Colorado Wind Ensemble
King Center Concert Hall
7:30 pm, Tickets $15, $12, $10

Summer

June 6-10
Chamber Music and Orchestral Workshop
Arts Building/King Center
For information, contact Emily Ondracek-Peterson, eondrace@msudenver.edu

June 13-15
DPS Teacher Professional Development
Arts Building/King Center
For information, contact Mark Harris, harrimar@msudenver.edu

June 13-17
Summer Flute Institute
Arts Building/King Center
For information, contact Patricia Surman, psurman@msudenver.edu

June 20-25
Guitar Foundation of America Convention and Competition
8:00 am - 10:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Alex Komodore, komodore@msudenver.edu

July 5-9, 11-15
Orff-Schulwerk Levels
For information, contact Carla Aguilar, caguil13@msudenver.edu

July 18-22, 25-29
Dalcroze Workshop
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, contact Peter Schimpf, pschimpf@msudenver.edu

July 22-23
Orff Summer Retreat
8:00 am - 10:00 pm, St. Cajetan's Cathedral
For information, contact Carla Aguilar, caguil13@msudenver.edu

Saturday, August 6
Audition Day
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, King Center
For information, call 303-556-3180