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Safety Last (1923)

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:00 PM Performer – Hank TroyHarold Lloyd is a store clerk, trying to convince his girlfriend back home that he’s made it big. When his idea for a publicity stunt — hiring an acrobat to climb the outside of the department store — goes wrong, he has to climb the building himself. The […]

$14

Brahms 4 with Pianist Stewart Goodyear

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Conductor: David DanzmayrGuest Artist: Stewart Goodyear, piano“It is as though one lay in springtime among the blossoming flowers, and joy and sorrow filled one’s soul in turn,” said Clara Schumann upon hearing the beginning of Brahms’ Fourth Symphony. Guest conductor David Danzmayr leads this transcendent symphony as well as Saint-Saëns’ dazzlingly energetic Second […]

$48 – $75

Brahms 4 with Pianist Stewart Goodyear

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Conductor: David DanzmayrGuest Artist: Stewart Goodyear, piano“It is as though one lay in springtime among the blossoming flowers, and joy and sorrow filled one’s soul in turn,” said Clara Schumann upon hearing the beginning of Brahms’ Fourth Symphony. Guest conductor David Danzmayr leads this transcendent symphony as well as Saint-Saëns’ dazzlingly energetic Second […]

$48 – $75

Haydn’s London Symphony

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 5:45 PM Conductor: David DanzmayrGuest Artist: Angelo Xiang Yu, violin David Danzmayr conducts Haydn’s famously brilliant final symphony, written during the composer’s highly successful visit to London; its music finds Haydn at his most ingenious and surprising. Mozart’s Third Violin Concerto is sometimes folkish, sometimes operatic, and always stunning — especially in the hands of violinist […]

$48 – $75

Juilliard String Quartet

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Guest Artists: Juilliard String QuartetThe Robert Mann Chamber Music Series continues with a performance by the Juilliard String Quartet, of which Mann was the founding first violinist, and which The Boston Globe has called “the most important American quartet in history.” The ensemble performs two major works by French composers: Ravel’s only […]

$48 – $75

Hound of the Baskervilles (1929) – featuring Silent Cinema Trio

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:00 PM This German production of Sherlock Holmes’ mystery never played in the United States: by 1929, most American theaters had converted to sound, and had no use for a silent German production, regardless of how well-made. Then the film was considered lost for over 80 years. But this dark and brooding version, […]

$14

Olga Kern + Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Conductor:Ludovic MorlotGuest Artist: Olga Kern, piano“Whatever it is — call it star quality —” claims the Washington Post, “music likes Kern the way the camera liked Garbo.” Olga Kern puts that electrifying technique to work in not one but two dynamic pieces: the most popular of Haydn’s concertos for keyboard and Shostakovich’s […]

$48 – $75

Olga Kern + Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 5:45 PM Conductor:Ludovic MorlotGuest Artist: Olga Kern, piano“Whatever it is — call it star quality —” claims the Washington Post, “music likes Kern the way the camera liked Garbo.” Olga Kern puts that electrifying technique to work in not one but two dynamic pieces: the most popular of Haydn’s concertos for keyboard and Shostakovich’s […]

$48 – $75

Conrad Tao Performs Mozart

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 5:45 PM Conductor:Ludovic MorlotGuest Artist: Conrad Tao, pianoIn this stunning all-Mozart program, the “energetic and engaging” Ludovic Morlot (Daily Telegraph) conducts the composer’s Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, an urgent and intensely expressive masterpiece which explores the anguish and triumph of the human spirit. Celebrated pianist Conrad Tao, “an explosive force” with “a […]

$48 – $75

St. Lawrence String Quartet: Debussy, Haydn, and John Adams

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Guest Artists: St. Lawrence String Quartet The Robert Mann Chamber Music Series continues with a performance by the St. Lawrence String Quartet, an ensemble known for “not only virtuosity, intelligence, and imagination but also extraordinary passion” (New York Times). The Quartet — once guided and coached by Mann himself — performs works by […]

$48 – $75

All Quiet On The Western Front (1929) – featuring Mont Alto Orchestra

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:00 PM Join us for the much-anticipated return of Chautauqua’s Silent Film Series at the Chautauqua Auditorium! Featuring Mont Alto Orchestra providing musical accompaniment, this time-honored tradition at Chautauqua promises to entertain and delight with a unique performance for all ages. Like many other movies from 1928 and 1929, the epic film made […]

$14

Beethoven Op. 131 + Hannah Lash’s World Premiere

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianGuest Artist: Ji Su Jung, marimbaThis Beethoven-infused program opens with a world premiere commissioned by the Festival and composed by the “striking and resourceful” Hannah Lash (New York Times); her new Forestallings is directly inspired by Beethoven’s Second Symphony. Continuing our look at Beethoven through another lens, we also experience Music […]

$48 – $75

Kaleidoscope: Muhly, Tower, and Bolcom

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Guest Artists: Colorado Music Festival Orchestra strings, and percussionChristopher Taylor, pianoJi Su Jung, marimba“I get excited every time I think about it,” says Music Director Peter Oundjian about this playful, exploratory Kaleidoscope event. “I just want to sit in that audience!” Stuffed from start to finish with bold musical color and moments […]

$48 – $75

Joan Tower: Made in America + World Premiere

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors Time 5:45 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianGuest Artists: Alisa Weilerstein, celloJoan Tower, composerThis all-Joan-Tower program includes the landmark premiere of a brand new cello concerto by the legendary composer; this concerto was commissioned by the Festival and written for cellist Alisa Weilerstein, who performs it here. “ and the cello seem simply to be one and the […]

$48 – $75

Beethoven Quintet and Septet

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Guest Artists: Colorado Music Festival Orchestra MembersThis week’s installation of the Robert Mann Chamber Music Series explores two pieces by Beethoven including his most popular composition during his lifetime, his Septet. Both of the spirited, jocular works on this program were penned at a time when Beethoven was “a young giant exulting […]

$48 – $75

Zander The Great (1929)

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:00 PM Join us for the much-anticipated return of Chautauqua’s Silent Film Series at the Chautauqua Auditorium! Featuring the pianist Hank Troy providing musical accompaniment, this time-honored tradition at Chautauqua promises to entertain and delight with a unique performance for all ages. The charming actress Marion Davies (recently depicted as a character in […]

$14

Hadelich Plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Doors: 6:45 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianGuest Artist: Augustin Hadelich, violin Artist-in-ResidenceDelight in Beethoven’s only violin concerto, a vivacious and melodic treasure that Music Director Peter Oundjian calls “the pinnacle of all violin concertos.” This masterpiece requires as skilled a musician as the Grammy-winning Augustin Hadelich, an artist of “scarcely believable commitment” (New York Times); this concert is […]

$48 – $75

Hadelich Plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 5:45 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianGuest Artist: Augustin Hadelich, violin Artist-in-ResidenceDelight in Beethoven’s only violin concerto, a vivacious and melodic treasure that Music Director Peter Oundjian calls “the pinnacle of all violin concertos.” This masterpiece requires as skilled a musician as the Grammy-winning Augustin Hadelich, an artist of “scarcely believable commitment” (New York Times); this concert […]

$48 – $75

Copland’s Lincoln Portrait

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 5:45 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianGuest Artists: Steven Banks, saxophone Chris Christoffersen, narrator This program begins and ends with Aaron Copland: first, his brassy and familiar Fanfare for the Common Man; finally, his reverent portrait of Abraham Lincoln, featuring text from Lincoln’s speeches narrated by Chris Christoffersen. Brilliant saxophonist Steven Banks brings his “pristine clarity” and “emotional heat” […]

$48 – $75

Mat Kearney with Rob Drabkin

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Nashville-based, Oregon-born Mat Kearney is back with his new studio album January Flower. Written between an isolated retreat in Joshua Tree and his home studio, January Flower sees Kearney in his rawest form, distilling the songwriting process and rediscovering the joy of making music. Over his career, Kearney […]

$35 – $50

Brooklyn Rider

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Guest Artists Brooklyn Rider The Festival welcomes Brooklyn Rider, “four classical musicians performing with the energy of young rock stars jamming on their guitars” (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) to the Robert Mann Chamber Music Series. In this fresh and inventive program, Brooklyn Rider contrasts Franz Schubert’s lauded “Death and the […]

$48 – $75

Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:00 PM Join us for the much-anticipated return of Chautauqua’s Silent Film Series at the Chautauqua Auditorium! Featuring the pianist Hank Troy providing musical accompaniment, this time-honored tradition at Chautauqua promises to entertain and delight with a unique performance for all ages. A curmudgeonly riverboat captain (Ernest Torrence) receives a […]

$14

Beethoven’s Eroica + Joel Thompson’s World Premiere

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Conductor: Peter Oundjian Guest Artists: Dr. Eddie Glaude, narratorJoel Thompson, composerIn a world premiere commissioned by the Festival, composer Joel Thompson shines a light on American writer and activist James Baldwin, weaving selections of Baldwin’s own words into a musical profile on one of the most powerful Black voices of his generation. Later: Beethoven […]

$48 – $75

Festival Finale: Beethoven 5

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Door Time: 6:45 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Conductor: Peter OundjianThe 2021 Festival Finale showcases all the sections of the orchestra, beginning with a canzon for brass and ending with Beethoven’s unforgettable Fifth Symphony. With its iconic four-note opening and its ascent from darkness to light, the Fifth is perhaps, as novelist E.M. Forster described it, “the […]

$48 – $75

Indigo Girls Look Long Tour

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM On their 16th studio album, Indigo Girls tell their origin story. Look Long is a stirring and eclectic […]

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Indigo Girls Look Long Tour

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM On their 16th studio album, Indigo Girls tell their origin story. Look Long is a stirring and eclectic […]

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The Jayhawks with Gasoline Lollipops Acoustic Trio

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM The incredible harmonies and distinctive arrangements of The Jayhawks set them apart from the rest of the Minneapolis […]

$28 – $43

The Steeldrivers with Wood Belly

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM “Bad For You,” the fifth album from Nashville's hard-edged bluegrass band The Steeldrivers, arrives after a period of […]

$28 – $43

Keb’ Mo’ Band

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:00 PM Showtime: 7:00 PM Keb’ Mo’s self-titled release under his coined Keb’ Mo’ moniker, reached it’s quarter-century milestone in 2019, and over […]

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Rodrigo Y Gabriela With David Keenan

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM With career album sales now in excess of 1.5 million worldwide, Mexican acoustic-rock duo Rodrigo y Gabriela won […]

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Amos Lee with Mutlu

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM ***** Amos Lee has requested that all guests show proof of COVID -19 vaccination or a negative PCR […]

$60 – $75

Amos Lee with Mutlu

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM ***** Amos Lee has requested that all guests show proof of COVID -19 vaccination or a negative PCR […]

$60 – $75

Toad the Wet Sprocket with Stephen Kellogg

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. If you are attending the Toad The Wet Sprocket VIP Meet & Greet, PLEASE READ:  In order to participate in the Meet & Greet portion […]

$48 – $63

Steep Canyon Rangers with Jon Stickley Trio

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Steep Canyon Rangers are Asheville, North Carolina’s GRAMMY winners, perennial Billboard chart-toppers and frequent collaborators of the renowned […]

$23 – $38

Mountainfilm on Tour – Boulder

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Presented by Backpacker’s Pantry To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Runtime: 1 hour 41 minutes About Mountainfilm on Tour After the festival, Mountainfilm on […]

$20

The Wailers with special guest Dave Halchak

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

with special guest Dave Halchak To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Not many bands can claim genuine legend status. The Wailers comfortably claim their […]

$25.50 – $40.50

Boulder Ballet Fall Concert

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

To keep the music playing during this unpredictable time, we are requiring all patrons and staff to wear a mask while attending events at Chautauqua. To read more, click here. Door Time: 6:30 PM Showtime: 7:30 PM Boulder Ballet’s opening performance of the 2021/22 Season will explore the wide range of creative styles by today’s […]

$23 – $54.50

Celebración de la Comunidad ft. Gaby Moreno

Chautauqua Auditorium 198 Morning Glory Drive, Boulder, CO

Nosotros estamos requeriendo cubrebocas dentro del Auditorium. Masks must be worn at all times while inside the Auditorium. To read more, click here. Event Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM Colorado Chautauqua se compromete a promover arte, cultura y educación para una comunidad que aumenta en su diversidad de gente. Este evento es gratuito y bilingüe en […]

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