Classical music

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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

Community Calendar

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DATE: Dec. 27, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community calendar

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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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Community Calendar

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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. 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: Arts and entertainment

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Made in Dolores: Music stand folds into portable case

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. 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Ds - news