Our faculty, guests artists, ensembles and solo student performers present 300 concerts, recitals and events each concert season. In addition to producing the opera or performing with the Lamont Symphony Orchestra, our students and faculty travel the world, record, publish and engage with audiences throughout the Rocky Mountain West.
When Steve Johnson (BSME '67) chose the University of Denver for his undergraduate education, two factors mattered most: He wanted a good program in mechanical engineering and, as a first-generation college student from a low-income family in Portland, Oregon, he needed significant financial aid. He also had an interest in music.
The Celebrated Artist-Teacher String Series brings together a unique, world-class series of celebrated artists-teachers from university music schools across the nation. Check out this year's artists.
After realizing there was a gap in music education, Gergana Argirova (BM '10, MM '12) opened a music school for students with autism. The London Music Box has received tremendous grassroots support, evidenced by the 6,000 votes received to win Argirova the prestigious Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year Award.