New Board Members Elected

Posted on Jul 31, 2017 in Announcements, DPO Desk, News
New Board Members Elected

Denver Philharmonic Orchestra Announces New Treasurer and Board Members DENVER (July 31, 2017) —  The Denver Philharmonic Orchestra (DPO) elected four new members to its Board of Directors at its June 5, 2017 Annual General Meeting. The leadership position of Treasurer was filled by CPA Kate Lange, of Denver, Colo. Three additional Board positions were filled […]

2017 Season Teaser

Posted on Jul 25, 2017 in Announcements
2017 Season Teaser

Saturday, August 12, 2017 5:30–7:30pm Season Teaser presented by Ursula Brewery and the University Club of Denver Get an inside look! Join us for the Season Teaser Party August 12 on the rooftop at the Museum Residences! Enjoy a sneak peek into our 17–18 Season with Music Director Lawrence Golan, 2017–18 Season guest artists and DPO musicians. Celebrate the kickoff of […]

Denver Philharmonic takes home two Emmy Awards!

Denver Philharmonic takes home two Emmy Awards!

Dear Friends, On Saturday night, we proudly took home two Heartland Emmy Awards for our webseries “Playing Out,” which takes musicians out of the concert hall and into the streets of Denver. The series redefines the way our community engages with our soloists — not as stuffy, unapproachable artists, but as a new friend with […]

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 […]