Denver Philharmonic Nominated for Emmy Awards

Posted on May 19, 2017 in From Matt Meier, board member
Denver Philharmonic Nominated for Emmy Awards

OMG! We are incredibly thrilled to announce that our original webseries, Playing Out, has just been nominated for not one but TWO Emmy Awards! A few years ago, I was having dinner with solo soprano Elizabeth Baldwin. We chatted and laughed, and I knew that while she wowed audiences with her performance, they wouldn’t get a chance […]

Congratulations, Matt!

Posted on May 10, 2017 in From Jon Olafson, board president
Congratulations, Matt!

There is no way around it and there is no better way to say it — I’m proud!! To begin with, I’m proud to live in a community that values the arts and promotes its citizens to be leaders in the arts community. Colorado Business Committee for the Arts (CBCA) spearheads incredible efforts to train […]

Rainy-Day Classical

Posted on Apr 21, 2017 in From Matt Meier, board member
Rainy-Day Classical

Happy Friday! As much as I love 300 days of sunshine, I do enjoy the other 65 gray days like today. Somehow, they’re perfect for tuning into CPR Classical or turning up a classical playlist with a warm drink in hand. (Today, it’s Spotify and green tea.) The only thing better is experiencing that music live. […]

Final performances at DazzleJazz’s Lincoln Street lounge

Posted on Apr 14, 2017 in From Matt Meier, board member
Final performances at DazzleJazz’s Lincoln Street lounge

Hello! Our friends at DazzleJazz recently announced they will be relocating from their home at 9th & Lincoln to the heart of downtown’s theatre district in May. The finale of this season’s DPO With a Twist on April 26 will be one of the final performances at Dazzle’s Lincoln Street lounge before the big move. For […]

Celebrate! 🍻

Posted on Apr 7, 2017 in From Matt Meier, board member
Celebrate! 🍻

Dear Friends, At tonight’s concert Prost!, we have a lot to celebrate — we are kicking off our new trans-Atlantic partnership with the Bavarian Philharmonic Orchestra and Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has declared today Denver and Bavarian Philharmonic Day! Guest conductor Mark Mast has flown in from Munich, Germany to lead our musicians in an all-German program featuring […]

A New Partnership

Posted on Mar 17, 2017 in From Jon Olafson, board president
A New Partnership

Dear Friends, There couldn’t be a more appropriate title for our April concert than Prost! ‘Prost’ is a celebratory German word, like our “Cheers!” The concert features an all-German musical selection, and we have some HUGE news to celebrate. We ask that you raise your glass to the Denver Philharmonic Orchestra and our new friends and partners at the […]

Make it a dinner date!

Posted on Feb 7, 2017 in From Jon Olafson, board president
Make it a dinner date!

Growing up in small-town Minnesota, it was ingrained in me that when someone new moved to your block you’d welcome them with a tater tot hotdish and a plate of bars. Come to find out, Denver isn’t so different from central Minnesoooooota. The University Club, our new neighbors across the street from our home at […]

A Note from Lawrence

A Note from Lawrence

Dear Friends & Supporters, On Friday, February 10, we will continue our 16–17 Powerhouse Season with Hopeless Romantics. The Romantic Period was probably the richest era in terms of producing the most beloved, iconic and enduring masterpieces. Irrefutably, it’s the age that produced the most passionate music ever written. It all started with Beethoven revolutionizing […]

Join us for our 16–17 Season!

Posted on Jul 28, 2016 in From Lawrence Golan, music director
Join us for our 16–17 Season!

Dear Friends & Supporters, We look forward to seeing you during our 2016–17 Powerhouse Season! Join me and DPO friends August 6 for the Season Teaser at Ursula Brewery to celebrate the summer, get a taste of the newly brewed DPO beer, Offbeat Saison, and learn more about this incredible lineup. The season premieres September 30 with the […]

Denver Philharmonic Announces “Powerhouse” 2016–17 Lineup

Posted on Jun 21, 2016 in Announcements, Upcoming Concerts
Denver Philharmonic Announces “Powerhouse” 2016–17 Lineup

69th Season to include local and international talent