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Arts Mar 23LISTEN: This composer makes music inspired by national parks
Plenty of classical composers have turned to nature for inspiration. Composer Stephen Lias does, too. But his focus is a little more specific. Composer Stephen Lias. Photo: Boulder Philharmonic Over the last two decades, Lias has written more…
Arts Oct 11Turning the life of Matthew Shepard into song
Matthew Shepard is the subject of a new choral piece, a 100-minute oratorio called that explores his life, death and legacy.
Arts May 10Opera Colorado sings about sin in ‘The Scarlet Letter’
Hester Prynne is one of the great feminist characters in all of literature, says librettist David Mason: full of dignity and courage, in a story that is as relevant today as when it was written.