Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Ricardo Iznaola in Concert Wed, 15 May 2013 12:04:25 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-30-ricardo-iznaola-in-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-30-ricardo-iznaola-in-concert <p><em>Sunday, June 30, 2013 2:00 PM</em></p><p>Ricardo Iznaola is artist-in-residence, director of the conservatory and chair of the Guitar and Harp Department at the Lamont School of Music of the University of Denver. He has been awarded the Distinguished Faculty Artist Award in 1990, and named the University Lecturer in 1994. In 2004, he received the John Evans Distinguished Professorship, the highest distinction bestowed by the university upon its faculty. Born in Havana, Cuba, in 1949, he resides since 1980 in the United States. He previously lived in Venezuela and Spain, countries where he established deep roots and where he began and developed his international career as concert artist, composer, and pedagogue. Winner of nine international prizes as a performer and composer, he has published didactic texts and musical scores in Europe, the US, and Latin America, as well as numerous recordings, among which are the premi&egrave;res of the great sonatas of Antonio Lauro and Antonio Jos&eacute;, repertoire by the Spanish composers of the Generation of &rsquo;27, and his own compositions and transcriptions.</p> Colorado Springs Conservatory Song Recital Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:34:05 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-14-colorado-springs-conservatory-song-recital https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-14-colorado-springs-conservatory-song-recital <p><em>Sunday, July 14, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>A selection of favorite songs will be performed by the young artists participating in the 10th annual Summer Performing Arts Intensive presented by the Colorado Springs Conservatory in collaboration with Central City Opera.&nbsp;The performance will be held in Studio A of the Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center.</p> Vocal Arts Idol Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:35:29 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-16-vocal-arts-idol https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-16-vocal-arts-idol <p><em>Tuesday, July 16, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Participants in the training program&nbsp;of the 2013 Vocal Arts Festival introduce themselves to the audience.</p> Blues Under the Bridge Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:18:00 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-20-blues-under-the-bridge https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-20-blues-under-the-bridge <p><em>Saturday, July 20, 2013 1:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoNormal">KRCC presents Blues Under the Bridge in downtown Colorado Springs.&nbsp;This day-long festival is entering its seventh year, and builds on long-standing partnerships with Bristol Brewing Company, A Music Company Inc., KXRM Fox 21, the Colorado Springs Independent, and the Downtown Colorado Springs Association.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Headlining this year's show are Watermelon Slim and the Workers, John Hammond, the Slide Brothers, with additional performances by Blues Caravan, DB Reilly, and the Just Us League.&nbsp;In addition,&nbsp;KRCC will host three pre-festival shows at Jack Quinn&rsquo;s Pub and Restaurant, making this a full week of blues in downtown Colorado Springs. Catch B.J. Esteres and Route 66 on Wednesday, July 17,&nbsp;at 7:30 p.m., the Delta Sonics with Al Chesis on Thursday, July 18,<sup>&nbsp; &nbsp;</sup>at 7:30 p.m.,&nbsp;and&nbsp;Austin Young on Friday, July 19,<sup>&nbsp; </sup>at 9 p.m.&nbsp;There will also be a happy hour party at the Mining Exchange Wyndham Grand Hotel&nbsp;featuring Big Jim Adams and Watermelon Slim on Friday, July 19,&nbsp;from 5-8 p.m.&nbsp;Complete festival details are available at <a href="http://www.KRCC.org">www.KRCC.org</a>, and <a href="http://www.BluesUndertheBridge.com">www.BluesUndertheBridge.com</a>&nbsp; Or you can contact Jeff Bieri, KRCC program director and host of "The Blue Plate Special" for contacts and details, at (719) 473-4801&nbsp;or jeff@krcc.org</p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p> CC at Colorado Springs PrideFest! Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:47:08 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-cc-at-colorado-springs-pridefest https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-cc-at-colorado-springs-pridefest <p><em>Sunday, July 21, 2013 11:00 AM</em></p><p>Colorado College will be at the 23rd Annual Colorado Springs Pride Fest, Summer of Love! Colorado College will be marching with UCCS for the second year in a row, showing our support of the LGBTQ communities on our campuses and in our community. For more information about Colorado Springs Pride Fest:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cospride.org/index.php/en/pride-fest">http://www.cospride.org/index.php/en/pride-fest</a></p> Let's Make a Scene Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:48:03 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-let-s-make-a-scene https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-let-s-make-a-scene <p><em>Sunday, July 21, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>This performance of staged, costumed scenes from opera and music theater is part of the 2013 Vocal Arts Festival.&nbsp;</p> Colorado Springs Conservatory Scenes and Opera Performance Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:50:40 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-23-colorado-springs-conservatory-scenes-and-opera-performance https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-23-colorado-springs-conservatory-scenes-and-opera-performance <p><em>Tuesday, July 23, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This performance is a world premiere of an opera about Colorado Springs founder General Palmer written and performed by students in the 10th annual Summer Performing Arts Intensive presented by The Colorado Springs Conservatory in collaboration with Central City Opera.&nbsp;The performance will be held in Studio A of the Cornerstone Arts Center.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:16:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-02-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-02-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Friday, August 2, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and songs Maria quickly wins the hearts of the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:23:56 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-03-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-03-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Saturday, August 3, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and song Maria quickly wins the hearts fo the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escap with her new family.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:25:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Sunday, August 4, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and songs Maria quickly wins the hearts of the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.</p>