Classical music

Video and story: Southwest Colorado Concert season opens to full house

David Osborne, known as “pianist to the presidents,” wowed the crowd at his Monday night performance, accompanied by Denny Morales on bass and Paul Stubblefield on drums and vocals. The David...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

11-year-old composer to debut piece Monday

By the time he was 10, Patrick McBrayer had recorded two CDs of his work and won a regional composing competition. Now his young career is taking its next step as one of his pieces makes its world...

DATE: April 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Living

Mancos Valley Distillery presents January lineup

The Mancos Valley Distillery has scheduled a January lineup of music that includes folk, rock and bluegrass, acoustic and spaghetti western. Here’s a sampling. The Outskirts “Gather round all you...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

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DATE: Dec. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

A winning pair

The Mancos Valley Chorus and the Montezuma-Cortez concert and chamber choirs teamed up Wednesday, Dec. 9, for a standing room only concert at the M-CHS auditorium. The Mancos Valley Chorus began...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

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DATE: Dec. 18, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

Symphony kicks off concert season

The San Juan Symphony, featuring guest conductor Blake Richardson and renowned cello soloist Inbal Segev will kick off Southwest Colorado Concerts' new season in a new venue - the state-of-the-art...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Symphony kicks off concert season

The San Juan Symphony, featuring guest conductor Blake Richardson and renowned cello soloist Inbal Segev will kick off Southwest Colorado Concerts’ new season in a new venue – the state-of-the-art...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Moving Mountains: L.A. Cello Quartet to visit Sunflower Theatre

For the first time in its 29-season history, Durango-based classical music festival and conservatory, Music in the Mountains, is venturing into Cortez on July 14 with a performance from the...

DATE: July 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Cultural Center features music born in Mesa Verde

Haunting English horn melodies inspired by Mesa Verde will be featured at the Cortez Cultural Center this weekend. Jill Haley, a 2013 artist in residence at the park, released an album in May...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Mancos band wins two first-place titles

The Mancos school concert band brought home two first-place trophies from a competition in Salt Lake City early in May. The band competed in the middle school and junior high category at the...

DATE: May 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - Education

Musical high note

A new music invention is being manufactured in Dolores, and it’s moving up the charts. Bob Waggoner is a local musician who recognized a common problem that he set out to fix in 2000. Lugging...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment