Last weekend the Durango Choral Society gave its winter concert, “Saints and Sinners,” at First Methodist Church, which is possibly the best surround-sound space in town.
The Fort Lewis College Community Concert Hall has great overall acoustics, but for surround singing, it pales by comparison. St. Mark’s Episcopal...
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It wasn’t long ago that soprano Veronica Turner, 30, dismissed Puccini.
“When I started college,” Turner said “I didn’t like his music at all.”
At the turn of the millennium, Turner was a vocal performance major at the University of Denver.
That was then, this is now. By the time...
Last weekend at the corner of Ninth Street and Third Avenue, a quiet revolution took place.
An exploratory jam session turned St. Mark’s Episcopal Church into a cool jazz club. Loaded with improvisation, the oak-pewed concert felt more like midnight in the big city than an afternoon on the boulevard.
Such was the magic...