Feb
24
Wed
Virtual Event of Note-Ricardo Morales @ Online
Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your Phil for an evening of performance and perspective with one of the most sought-after clarinetists of today. As principal clarinetist of the Philadelphia Orchestra, Saito Kinen Orchestra, and Mito Chamber Orchestra, Ricardo Morales performs and teaches around the world.  We are excited to welcome Mr. Morales, whose playing has been described as “exquisite” and having “the lyricism and breath control of a fine opera singer.” 

Hosted by Michael Butterman
Zoom login information will be shared with ticket purchasers

Make It A Party!
Our catering sponsor, Three Leaf Concepts, can deliver* hors d’oeuvres and a cocktail mixer to your home in time for the event. *Delivery to Boulder, Louisville, and Lafayette residents only. Others may pick up at Zucca, 808 Main Street, in Louisville.

MENU
Angel Falls Herbal Iced Tea with Strawberry Lemon Twist

Individual Boxed Appetizers
Pepper Steak Canapé with Horseradish Cream Served on Cucumber Round
Apricot Deviled Eggs
Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus with Lemon Aioli
Mini Artichoke Pockets – Artichokes, Cheese, Herbs, Garlic, Baked in a Puff Pastry Purse

Lemon Bars & Brownie

Support your Phil and experience music in an intimate virtual setting through this unique series of fundraising events. Each Event of Note features a short recital by one of our exhilarating guest artists and an interactive discussion moderated by Michael Butterman. You may choose to add a delightful assortment of hors d’oeuvres and a cocktail mixer delivered to your home.

Mar
1
Mon
Phil Learning Center: Location, Location, Location @ Online Event
Mar 1 @ 5:30 pm – Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm

March 1, 3 & 6 at 5:30 PM MT

This course explores the role of several cities – Venice, London, Paris and Vienna – in the development of musical style and practice. (3 sessions)

Classes will be offered via Zoom and will be available to watch on-demand on Vimeo for registered participants for 2 weeks after the streaming date.

Mar
15
Mon
Discovery Program: Cheers, Tears and Fears @ Online Event
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – May 21 @ 11:00 pm

Boulder Phil’s 2021 Virtual Discovery Concert
Cheers, Tears and Fears: Music and Emotion
March 15 – May 21, 2021

The 2021 Discovery Concert is completely virtual this season, expanding our usual one-day field trip experience in Macky Auditorium to a month-long Discovery offering. In addition to our annual curriculum packet, this year’s program offers supplemental virtual education materials, including a library of interactive recorded performances by Boulder Phil musicians, that parents, teachers, and students can access online at any time throughout Discovery month.

Our 2021 Discovery Program explores the relationship between music and emotions. Students will learn how composers use different musical techniques such as dynamics, instrumentation, and key signatures to create emotion in their music. Featuring works by Samuel Barber, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Antonín Dvorák, George Walker, Gustav Mahler, Missy Mazzoli, Felix Mendelssohn, Jessie Montgomery, Modest Mussorgsky, Florence Price, and Clara Schumann.

To experience the 2021 Discovery Program, please complete this online form: https://bit.ly/3toXuX2. You will receive access to our complete virtual program to be enjoyed at your convenience anytime from March 15 – May 21.

The 2021 Discovery Program is partially funded by Boulder Phil’s education program sponsors including the SeiSolo Foundation, SCFD, and Eleanor and Harry Poehlmann. Due to their incredible support, we are thrilled to offer our 2021 Discovery Program for FREE! Please consider giving a suggested contribution of $6 per student to support our on-going efforts to provide and expand our annual Discovery program.  Donate Now


Mar
25
Thu
Music Advocacy Panel Discussion @ Online Event
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Boulder Phil invites you to our FREE Music Advocacy panel discussion, where we will cover topics on sustaining music education in public schools, how to support your young musician at home, life as a musician during the time of COVID, and much more!

Our featured panelists will include Boulder Philharmonic’s Music Director Michael Butterman, Interim Executive Director Sara Parkinson, musicians and staff. All are welcome to attend this free community event on Zoom and we encourage any students, teachers, parents and community members to join in our discussion!

Mar
30
Tue
Storytime with the Phil: Play Me Some Music @ Online Event
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am
Storytime with the Phil: Play Me Some Music @ Online Event

Boulder Phil violinist Veronica Sawarynski narrates Play Me Some Music, written by Emily Bannister and illustrated by Julia Woolf.

Mar
31
Wed
Virtual Event of Note-Francisco Fullana @ Online
Mar 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Multi award-winning violinist Francisco Fullana treats guests of the Philharmonic to an evening of innovative and interactive performance. Go behind the scenes with the Spanish-born artist and upcoming artist in residence of the Balearic Islands Symphony Orchestra. This “amazing talent” (Gustavo Dudamel) is not to be missed. 

Program:
Tárrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra
De Sarasate: Romanza Andaluza
Albéniz: Asturias
Kreisler: Schon Rosmarin
Kreisler: Recitativo & Scherzo

Hosted by Michael Butterman
Zoom login information will be shared with ticket purchasers

 

Support your Phil and experience music in an intimate virtual setting through this unique series of fundraising events. Each Event of Note features a short recital by one of our exhilarating guest artists and an interactive discussion moderated by Michael Butterman. 

Apr
7
Wed
Living Room Concert: Sarah Bierhaus, Oboe & English Horn @ Online
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 pm

Premiering at April 7 at 9 AM MT

Playing both the oboe and English horn parts, Boulder Phil’s Principal Oboist, Sarah Bierhaus, performs the work of Augustin Pio Barrios, Prelude for Guitar, as part of our Living Room Concert Series.

Apr
12
Mon
Phil Learning Center: Elgar’s Enigma @ Online Event
Apr 12 @ 5:30 pm – Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm

April 12 & 14 at 5:30 PM MT

An examination/analysis of the famed Enigma Variations along with some educated guesses as to the answer to his riddle. (2 sessions)

Classes are offered via Zoom and will be available to watch on-demand for registered participants for 2 weeks after the streaming date.

  • Cost is $25 per course (per household)
  • Silver and Gold Baton Members receive access for free 
  • Standard Members get 10% off