Arts

12:02am

Mon July 8, 2013
Aspen Music Festival & School

Festival Notes - July 8th, 2013

At 10:15 a.m., the public is invited to the opening celebration and dedication ceremony of the new Bucksbaum Campus off of Castle Creek Road.

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4:23pm

Fri July 5, 2013
Arts

Recreating the Colorado River… in Chicago

Onlookers play on Kurt Wenners recreation of the Colorado River.
Silk/Reunite the River Facebook album

Artist Kurt Wenner is known for brain-defying creations. He makes drawings on pavement that feel 3D, often from the perspective of looking down into a scene struggle or chaos. Wenner recently took on a topic central to the Western United States: the Colorado River. He recreated the river's winding path... across the marble floor of Chicago’s Union Station. It’s part of an environmental campaign by an almond and soymilk manufacturer.  Aspen Public Radio’s Elise Thatcher talks with Kurt Wenner, from his home in Washington State….

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12:01am

Fri July 5, 2013
Aspen Music Festival & School

Festival Notes - July 5th, 2013

Piano music plays a significant role in Weekend No. 2 at the Aspen Music Festival.

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11:24am

Thu July 4, 2013
Aspen Music Festival & School

Festival Notes - July 4th, 2013

Conductor Larry Isaacson returns to Aspen to lead his 13th Fourth of July program from the Benedict Music Tent.  Aspen Public Radio will broadcast live this free concert, beginning at 4 p.m.

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10:19am

Wed July 3, 2013
Aspen Music Festival & School

Festival Notes - July 3rd, 2013

Conductor and harpsichordist Nicholas McGegan leads the popular "Baroque evening" program tonight at 8:30 at Harris Concert Hall.  Among his collaborators are violinists Gil Shaham and Adele Anthony.

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