Doesn’t get better than live music & cocktails!

Posted on Feb 25, 2016 in From Matt Meier, board member
Doesn’t get better than live music & cocktails!

Dear Friends, Heads up! — You really don’t want to miss the second performance in our new fundraiser series DPO With a Twist. Next Wednesday, March 2, join me and the DPO for dinner, drinks and a small ensemble of big horns at the premier club, DazzleJazz. Featuring DPO musicians, the set includes everything from […]

Ten Bucks

Posted on Dec 1, 2015 in DPO Desk, From Matt Meier, board member
Ten Bucks

Dear Friends, December 8 is Colorado Gives Day, the biggest day for pretty much every nonprofit in the state. Last year, we raised $6,000 for the Denver Philharmonic with your help. This year, I think we can make it to $10,000. Contribute now Like most millennials living in Denver, I have student loans, high rent […]

It’s Getting Hot in Here

Posted on Nov 20, 2015 in DPO Desk, From Matt Meier, board member
It’s Getting Hot in Here

Dear Friends, It’s going to be a chilly night — I hope you can join us and warm up at tonight’s concert Inextinguishable! And, hot off the press — The Denver Post did just name the DPO as one of 10 Colorado arts organizations that “get it right.” Arrive early for the Denver Fire Department’s chili cook-off — taste ’em all and […]

Philharmonic + Cocktails

Posted on Oct 15, 2015 in DPO Desk, From Matt Meier, board member
Philharmonic + Cocktails

Dear Friends, Chamber music is good. Chamber music in one of Denver’s premier jazz clubs with food and drink is even better! Our new fundraiser series DPO With a Twist debuts October 22 at DazzleJazz with its first concert, “Strings Straight Up.” The other day, we stopped by Dazzle to invent a new cocktail “with a twist” to serve […]

How to Get Advanced Access to DPO With a Twist

Posted on Sep 24, 2015 in DPO Desk, From Matt Meier, board member
How to Get Advanced Access to DPO With a Twist

Dear Friends, Okay. This is exciting. We’ve partnered with Dazzle Jazz to present an exclusive underground concert series, DPO With a Twist. Enjoy small musical ensembles over dinner and cocktails at Dazzle’s intimate venue on 9th and Lincoln. Kicking off the three-concert series on October 22, “Strings Straight Up” features two violins and four cellos. Led by DPO concertmaster […]

Flashback Friday

Posted on Jul 24, 2015 in From Matt Meier, board member
Flashback Friday

Dear Friends, I don’t know about you, but my summer is flying by — I’ve been road-tripping, concert-going, Rockies-cheering and have learned a very important lesson on the proper use of sunscreen. Oh, and we’ve been season planning! As the 2015-16 Season approaches, we have been looking back at our past year and reflecting about […]

Gershwin on My Mind

Posted on May 14, 2015 in DPO Desk, From Matt Meier, board member
Gershwin on My Mind

Dear Friends, Despite these gray skies, spring is in the air! That means our season finale, Planes, Trains & Automobiles is in one week, and tickets are going fast! Personally, the season finale is my favorite concert of the year — summer is coming and everyone is happy and excited to come together for one […]

Community Book Swap

Posted on Nov 12, 2014 in From Matt Meier, board member
Community Book Swap

It’s days like this that make me want to stay home and curl up with a good book and a hot drink. But despite this cold and snowy weather, I had to crawl out of bed and head into the office. Fortunately, one of my tasks for the day is to read a handful of […]