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    Leonard Bernstein Tribute Concert and other Boulder-area events for Monday, April 23, 2018

    04/23/2018 05:40 AM MDT
    Bernstein at 100: Leonard Bernstein Tribute ConcertJoin the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra and musicians from the local musical community, including the CU College of Music, to celebrate Leonard Bernstein with piano solos, vocal works, chamber pieces, and a preview of songs from the Boulder Phil's upcoming production of "West Side Story. 
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    Pianist Lisa Harrington and other Boulder-area events for Sunday, April 22, 2018
    04/22/2018 08:34 AM MDT - Pianist Lisa HarringtonVibrant and tender works for piano by Debussy, Grieg, Ravel, Rorem, and Gershwin performed by Lisa Harrington; 2 p. Full Story

    Resonance Women's Chorus and more Boulder-area events for Saturday, April 21, 2018
    04/20/2018 09:30 PM MDT - Resonance Women's Chorus' spring concert, "Deep Breath," is an invitation to fierce imagination, offering vibrant colors and revelatory moments of harmonic glory, ecstasy, and uplift. Full Story

    Jim Breuer and Tom Papa and more Boulder-area events for Friday, April 20, 2018
    04/20/2018 05:38 AM MDT - The Stanley Hotel and Comedy Works Entertainment present comedians Jim Breuer and Tom Papa in shows at the hotel's new Pavilion Amphitheater. Full Story

    Social change at heart of concert by Resonance Women's Chorus of Boulder
    04/19/2018 09:10 PM MDT - Resonance Women's Chorus artistic director Sue Coffee knows well the power of imagination to spur real-world changes. She's confident that the choir's upcoming "Deep Breath" performances will have an empowering effect for artists and audience members alike, even as it lays the seeds to bring about broader changes in Boulder and beyond. Full Story

    Tad Pfeffer: Ice in the World and more Boulder-area events for Thursday, April 19, 2018
    04/19/2018 05:38 AM MDT - Glaciologist, photographer and professor W. Tad Pfeffer has traveled around the world studying glaciers. Full Story

    An Evening With Brad Mehldau Trio and more Boulder-area events for Sunday, April 15, 2018
    04/14/2018 07:35 PM MDT - The Brad Mehldau Trio performs in Boulder. Ages 15-plus are welcome without a parent. Full Story

    As CDs wane and streaming rules, vinyl once again fuels Boulder County's record stores
    04/17/2018 11:59 AM MDT - Digital streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music now rule the consumer market, and the compact disc's death knell is growing louder. But it's vinyl — which never quite made it to the dustbin of music-format history — that's helping sustain those remaining brick-and-mortar retailers. Full Story

    John McEuen and more Boulder-area events for Friday, April 13, 2018
    04/12/2018 08:36 PM MDT - John McEuen is one of the founding members of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. In his memoir "The Life I've Picked," he tells tales of working with luminaries such as Linda Ronstadt, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, the Allman Brothers, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton and Steve Martin. Full Story

    The Science of Stephen Hawking and more Boulder-area events for Thursday, April 12, 2018
    04/11/2018 10:03 PM MDT - General relativity and quantum mechanics are the two pillars of modern physics, yet the two are famously incompatible with each other. Full Story

    Egypt's Desert Frontier lecture and more Boulder-area events for Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    04/11/2018 05:39 AM MDT - The Ptolemaic fortress at Bir Samut in Egypt's Eastern Desert presents an extraordinary snapshot of the life of gold miners, travelers, traders and soldiers during the first century of Macedonian rule in Upper Egypt, and redefines the relationship between Greeks, Egyptians and desert nomads of this mysterious region; the fortress will be discussed as part of the AIA Lecture Series. Full Story

    Luna and more Boulder-area events for Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    04/10/2018 05:44 AM MDT - Luna, the New York-based quartet, recorded eight studio albums between 1992 and 2005. Full Story

    Five Years of Conservative Thought in Boulder and more events for Monday, April 9, 2018
    04/09/2018 05:45 AM MDT - A reunion of the first five Visiting Scholars in Conservative Thought & Policy will reflect on their time in Boulder, the position of Visiting Scholar in Conservative Thought, and the state of American conservatism. Full Story

    Ukulele Band and more Boulder-area events for Sunday, April 8, 2018
    04/08/2018 07:46 AM MDT - Whether you want to learn how to play the ukulele or already do and want to join the fun, bring a uke and join in. Full Story

    CU Trivia Bowl and more Boulder-area events for Friday, April 6, 2018
    04/06/2018 05:40 AM MDT - A quiz bowl format pop culture competition among alumni of the CU Trivia Bowl as a 50th anniversary celebration is planned. Full Story

    Hear it Here: Pink Floyd's 'Have a Cigar,' by Elephant Revival
    04/06/2018 12:57 PM MDT - "Come in here, dear boy, have a cigar," crooned Bonnie Paine at Elephant Revival's Red Rocks show last summer. Full Story

    Global Warming Demystified and more Boulder-area events for Thursday, April 5, 2018
    04/05/2018 05:41 AM MDT - Acclaimed astrophysicist, educator and author Jeffrey Bennett hosts the talk Global Warming Demystified, based on his book "A Global Warming Primer."  Full Story

    Greyscale Art Exhibit and more Boulder-area events for Wednesday, April 4, 2018
    04/04/2018 05:42 AM MDT - Work by five artists will be on view as part of Greyscale Art Exhibit. The photographers and mobile artists interpret the greyscale between black and white in a variety of artistic styles. Full Story

    'The Song of Trees' and more Boulder-area events for Tuesday, April 3, 2018
    04/03/2018 05:41 AM MDT - Author David George Haskell discusses "The Songs of Trees" and reminds visitors that life's substance and beauty emerge from relationship and interdependence. Full Story

    Geologic History of Boulder County and other area events for Monday, April 2, 2018
    04/02/2018 07:23 AM MDT - TODAYActive Minds presents: Origins of the Blues— Join us as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style. Full Story

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    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

    The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story