A Note from Kathy

Posted on Sep 8, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Kathy

Dear Friends, It’s my great privilege to kick off our 70th Season performing Johann Sebastian Bach’s Violin & Oboe concerto for Oktoberfest on September 29! Oboist Hideki Machida from the Bavarian Philharmonic, our sister orchestra in Munich, will cross the Atlantic to perform the concerto with me. It’s very exciting to collaborate with a colleague […]

A Note from Principal Cellist Katie Burns

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Principal Cellist Katie Burns

Dear friends, Travel and music have always gone hand in hand for me. They have taken me to Boston, New York, France, Italy and Greece where I’ve been able to collaborate and build lasting relationships with musicians and composers from around the world. I’ve seen how making music on this level has not only benefited my […]

A Note from Wei

Posted on May 5, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Wei

Dear Friends, I still remembered the first time I heard Felix Mendelssohn’s first piano concerto, I was entirely obsessed by the delightful and charming nature of the piece. Every time I listen to it, no matter how exhausted I am sometimes, I always feel super refreshed and inspired by the music! The concerto has brought […]

A Note from Mark

Posted on Apr 5, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Mark

Dear Friends! Almost half a lifetime ago, I first landed in Colorado to conduct more than a dozen concerts and it turned out to be the start of a lifetime love. From its mountains, cities, people and nature to its overall unique spirit of freedom and vastness, Colorado always inspires and opens new horizons for me. […]

A Note from Jeremy

Posted on Mar 30, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Jeremy

Dear Friends, As it turns out, my very first CD as young kid contained the complete works for clarinet by Carl Maria von Weber. After studying and teaching his first concerto for decades, I’m so excited to finally perform it with the DPO at Prost! on April 7. This piece is in the blood of every […]

“Twist” is my favorite

Posted on Feb 28, 2017 in A Note from
“Twist” is my favorite

Dear Friends, We do a lot of fun things at the Denver Philharmonic. DPO With a Twist just might be my favorite. Why? The food! — If you haven’t had Dazzle’s mac-n-cheese, I’ll just say it: you haven’t lived The drinks! — One of the tough requirements of my job is cocktail tasting for DPO with […]

A Note from Matthew

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in A Note from
A Note from Matthew

Dear Friends, One of my very first CDs I had as a child was the recording of Johannes Brahms’ Double Concerto for violin and cello. I’ve craved the opportunity to perform this piece for as long as I can remember, and I am thrilled that my first time on stage with the work will be […]

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 […]

A Note From Marc

Posted on Dec 9, 2016 in A Note from
A Note From Marc

Dear Friends, It’s a great honor to be the guest conductor leading the Denver Philharmonic Orchestra in its annual Holiday Cheer! concert. It will be a pleasure to join you and soprano Christiana McMullen Friday, December 16. This concert will be full of sweetness, light and joy to fill our hearts, and the wonderful music you’ll hear […]

A Note from Christiana

Posted on Nov 22, 2016 in A Note from
A Note from Christiana

Dear Friends, I LOVE the holiday season! It is truly the most wonderful time of the year. From the lights adorning homes to the carols heard all around, I just can’t get enough. Holiday Cheer! with the Denver Philharmonic is another tradition that fills you with the holiday spirit! Every year, my family in Boston […]