Boulder record label, design shop and clothing line Elm & Oak announced on Monday the start of the Elm & Oak Academy, plus a monthly music series at the Bluebird Theater.
The Elm & Oak Academy will hold two or three classes per semester at the University of Colorado-Boulder, covering music production, the business side of the music industry and contemporary art. The sessions will be free for students, the fall semester will feature “internationally acclaimed musicians teaching a class on music production and business,” according to a release.
The first session wil;l be Sept. 4 at Old Main, with musicians to be announced.
An earlier version of the story listed the schedule for an Elm & Oak Artist Series as the schedule for “Twist.”
The Elm & Oak “Twist” series will feature Colorado musicians on the third Thursday of every month at the Bluebird Theater, in Denver. The Elm & Oak crew will serve has house DJs and the first show on Sept. 20 will feature solo DJ sets are due from Kendo and Shweez of Two Fresh, .anansi of Black Actors and Raw Russ.
There will also be a monthly artist series on the second Wednesday of every month at Elm & Oak’s shop at 2037 13th St. in Boulder.
Here’s the schedule so far:
Sept. 12: P.L.A.N.N.T.
Oct. 10: Joe Friend
Nov. 14: Nightmare
Dec. 12: Cody Abshir