Chautauqua Auditorium

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Name:
Chautauqua Auditorium
Phone:
303 440-7666
Address:
900 Baseline Road, Boulder, CO, 80302, United States
Description:

All CMF concerts are held in the beautiful Chautauqua Auditorium located in historic Chautauqua Park.

Parking in Chautauqua Park is limited. CMF encourages the use of the free shuttle. Parking is allowed on both sides of Baseline Road in the evenings during June, July and August. Parking for the disabled is available in the parking lot south of the Academic Hall.

BASIC DIRECTIONS WITHIN CHAUTAUQUA PARK:
From main road (Kinnikinic) to:
Auditorium: Take fourth left after the large green area onto Primrose Drive. Go to the end where there is a parking area. The Auditorium is right in front of you. It is the large tan barn-like building.
Dining Hall: Left just after the large green area onto Clematis.
Community House: Take third left after the large green area onto Morning Glory Drive. It will be the 4th building on the left (stucco and stone).

Upcoming Events At This Venue

July 31, 2014

Andrew Grams, Conductor
William Wolfram, Piano
Borodin: Prince Igor Overture - listen
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 - listen
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 - listen
Program Notes

2014_CMF_AndrewGrams_310Guest conductor Andrew Grams continues his week at CMF with a program with the full Festival Orchestra featuring Borodin’s Prince Igor Overture, Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 featuring pianist William Wolfram and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. 2013-2014 marks Mr. Grams’ inaugural season as Music Director of the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. He opened the Phoenix Symphony’s concert season with celebratory performances of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, will lead two full weeks of concerts with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, as well as make debut appearances with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and the Oregon Symphony.

 

208103-D275American pianist William Wolfram was a silver medalist at both the William Kapell and the Naumburg International Piano Competitions, a bronze medalist at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow and finalist in the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. Wolfram has appeared with many of the greatest orchestras of the world and has developed a special reputation as the rare concerto soloist who is also equally versatile and adept as a recitalist, accompanist and chamber musician. In all of these genres, he is highly sought after for his special focus on the music of Franz Liszt and Beethoven and is a special champion for the music of modernist 20th century American composers.

Start: July 31, 2014 7:30 pm
End: July 31, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: 12-48

August 1, 2014

Andrew Grams, Conductor
William Wolfram, Piano
Borodin: Prince Igor Overture - listen
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 - listen
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 - listen
Program Notes

2014_CMF_AndrewGrams_310Guest conductor Andrew Grams continues his week at CMF with a program with the full Festival Orchestra featuring Borodin’s Prince Igor Overture, Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 featuring pianist William Wolfram and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. 2013-2014 marks Mr. Grams’ inaugural season as Music Director of the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. He opened the Phoenix Symphony’s concert season with celebratory performances of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, will lead two full weeks of concerts with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, as well as make debut appearances with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and the Oregon Symphony.

 

208103-D275American pianist William Wolfram was a silver medalist at both the William Kapell and the Naumburg International Piano Competitions, a bronze medalist at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow and finalist in the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. Wolfram has appeared with many of the greatest orchestras of the world and has developed a special reputation as the rare concerto soloist who is also equally versatile and adept as a recitalist, accompanist and chamber musician. In all of these genres, he is highly sought after for his special focus on the music of Franz Liszt and Beethoven and is a special champion for the music of modernist 20th century American composers.

Start: August 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: 12-48

August 3, 2014

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, Conductor
Adele Anthony*, Violin
R. Shchedrin: Carmen Suite - listen
Bernstein: Serenade for Solo Violin listen
Program Notes

*Adele Anthony will replace Jennifer Koh

IMG_6037Canadian conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni will come to Boulder for the final week of the season and conduct a program featuring violinist Adele Anthony performing Bernstein’s Serenade for Solo Violin, and R. Shchedrine’s Carmen Suite. Jean-Marie Zeitouni has emerged as one of Canada’s brightest young conductors whose eloquent yet fiery style in repertoire ranging from Baroque to contemporary music results in regular re-engagements across Canada and the United States.

 

Adele Anthony

Since her triumph at Denmark’s 1996 Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition Anthony has Adele-Anthonyenjoyed an acclaimed and expanding international career.  Performing as a soloist with orchestra and in recital, as well as being active in chamber music, Ms. Anthony’s career spans the continents of North America, Europe, Australia, India and Asia.

Highlights from recent seasons have included performances with the symphony orchestras of Houston, San Diego, Seattle, Buffalo, Dayton, Ft. Worth, Indianapolis, Long Beach, Milwaukee, Virginia, Wichita and the IRIS Chamber Orchestra.  Being an avid chamber music player, Ms. Anthony appears regularly at La Jolla SummerFest and Aspen Music Festival.  Abroad, she has performed with the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Denmark’s Aalborg and Aarhus Symphony Orchestras, Finland’s Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, the NDR Orchestra Hannover, and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France.  Ms. Anthony’s wide-ranging orchestral repertoire extends from the Baroque of Bach and Vivaldi to all the classical war horses including Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Sibelius to contemporary composers comprising of Ross Edwards, Arvo Pärt, and Phillip Glass.

Start: August 3, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: 12-48

August 7, 2014

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, Conductor
Mozart: Don Giovanni Overture - listen
Strauss: Don Juan - listen
Strauss: Ein Heldenleben - listen
Program Notes

IMG_6037Canadian conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni closes the season with a Festival finale program featuring the CMF Festival Orchestra in a celebratory program to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss and will feature Mozart’s Don Giovanni Overture as well as Strauss’ Don Juan and Ein Heldenleben. Jean-Marie Zeitouni has emerged as one of Canada’s brightest young conductors whose eloquent yet fiery style in repertoire ranging from Baroque to contemporary music results in regular re-engagements across Canada and the United States.

Start: August 7, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 7, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: 12-48

August 8, 2014

Jean-Marie Zeitouni, Conductor
Mozart: Don Giovanni Overture - listen
Strauss: Don Juan - listen
Strauss: Ein Heldenleben - listen
Program Notes

IMG_6037Canadian conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni closes the season with a Festival finale program featuring the CMF Festival Orchestra in a celebratory program to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss and will feature Mozart’s Don Giovanni Overture as well as Strauss’ Don Juan and Ein Heldenleben. Jean-Marie Zeitouni has emerged as one of Canada’s brightest young conductors whose eloquent yet fiery style in repertoire ranging from Baroque to contemporary music results in regular re-engagements across Canada and the United States.

Start: August 8, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 8, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: 12-48