Performances & Events

Engaging the Rocky Mountain West

Our students, faculty members and guest artists perform on the concert and recital hall stages of the Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts, one of the nation’s most extraordinary campus arts centers. Audiences select from 300 concerts and events each season featuring the repertoires of orchestras, choirs, jazz ensembles, world musics and operas.

Our students experience and participate in Denver’s unrivaled metropolitan arts environment where professional performing arts companies offer inspiration and performance opportunities.

DU Lamont is thrilled to welcome audiences to the Newman Center for live concerts again.

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Lamont Concert Line: (303) 871-6412


The Lamont School of Music and the Newman Center offer multiple accessibility services including assisted listening devices, transport chairs, transfer theatre seats, wheelchair seating, booster seats, automatic door openers for restrooms and exterior doors, audio description and American Sign Language. Patrons seeking accommodations can call (303) 871-7720.

  • Limited Mobility

    Wheelchair-accessible seating and other accessible areas are available upon request. Patron services staff (ushers and house managers) can assist with getting patrons from the doors to their seats. Please indicate your request when purchasing tickets through the box office at (303) 871-7720.

  • Accessible Parking

    The parking garage immediately south of the Newman Center at University and Wesley has designated accessible parking and an elevator.

  • Deaf or Hard of Hearing

    Assistive listening devices are available. Check with the box office or patron services staff upon arrival to make use of this system.

  • Sign Language Interpretation

    Sign language interpretation is available by request. Please contact the box office at least two weeks prior to your request date at (303) 871-7720 or email to inquire about availability and tickets.

  • Lactation Room

    A private space which features comfortable waterproof chair, outlets, refrigerator, and changing table. Patrons seeking to use the lactation room can call (303) 871-7720.

Lamont Concerts & Events


The Spirituals Project

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Guitar Festival

Guitar Festival

The Denver Guitar Festival & Competition is a three-day celebration of the classical guitar that includes guest recitals, lectures, master classes and a competition with monetary prizes.

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Trumpet competition

Carmine Caruso Trumpet Competition

This October the Lamont School of Music will host this international jazz trumpet competition sponsored by the International Trumpet Guild in cooperation with the Herb Alpert Foundation.

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Clarinet Day

Colorado Clarinet Day

Colorado Clarinet Day celebrates clarinet music with internationally renowned guest artists, master classes, performances, the Clarinet Choir, and vendors sporting the latest clarinet gear.

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