Colorado Symphony

Wicked Divas with Colorado Symphony | July 28

Jul 22, 2018

Join us for a Wicked-good evening of Diva showstoppers from the world of Broadway, opera and pop, highlighted by selections from the Tony Award-winning musical Wicked. This program features Nicole Parker and Alli Mauzey - the Elphaba and Glinda from the Broadway production of Wicked - and will showcase the depth of their high-flying talents. In addition to favorites from the "untold tale of the witches of Oz", the program also includes favorites from Gypsy, Ragtime, Titanic and opera selections from George Bizet's Carmen.

Too Hot to Handel | Dec 22 & 23

Dec 19, 2017

The joyful holiday favorite returns for its 16th year of bringing audiences to their feet! This exuberant jazz, gospel and R&B-infused concert brilliantly reinvents Handel’s Messiah. Featuring guest soloists and the Too Hot to Handel Chorus, this truly exhilarating night of music will have you rejoicing in the aisles.

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Cynthia Renee Saffron, soprano
Vaneese Thomas, mezzo
Lawrence Clayton, tenor
Too Hot to Handel Community Chorus, Mary Louise Burke, director

Haiti Youth Orchestra and the Road to Hope

Dec 13, 2017
photo courtesy of Mindi McNeil

The Road to Hope builds self-sustaining communities through partnering with individuals and organizations in the U.S. and Haiti to learn from each other and build mutually supportive relationships. Their focus is on helping children, and communities break the cycle of poverty by empowering people of all ages to dream, aspire, and achieve.

Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. To date, her albums have garnered five Grammy® Awards, eight Juno® Awards and have also earned nine gold, three platinum and seven multi-platinum albums. Krall’s unique artistry transcends any single musical style and has made her one of the most recognizable artists of our time.

The Colorado Symphony presents Bela Fleck: The Return of the Banjo on Friday & Saturday,  April 1 and 2 at 7:30pm both nights at Boettcher Concert Hall.

The genre-defying king of the banjo, Béla Fleck has been nominated in more categories than any other artist in Grammy® history, and has taken home thirteen of the awards to date. For these performances, acclaimed conductor Jose Luis Gomez leads Fleck in the regional premier of his second Concerto for Banjo and Orchestra, a piece co-commissioned by the Colorado Symphony.

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