Arts & Entertainment

Telluride Jazz is a peaceful alternative

Few towns do summer festival season like Telluride, but with crowds at Bluegrass and Brews & Blues hitting the five-digit crowd mark, sometimes it can get a bit overwhelming.Not so the Telluride...

DATE: June 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

FLC Concert Hall goes intercontinental

From Texas twang to African athletes, stand-up comedy to classic tributes, there’s something for almost everyone at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College this fall.Director Charles...

DATE: June 23, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Award-winning artist to perform at Abbey

MANCHESTER, Tenn. – Growing up a tiny blue dot in the very red political environment of suburban Houston taught Hayes Carll an important lesson: Keep politics to yourself. “I remember when they...

DATE: June 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Aussies to play Derailed Saloon

Whatever you do this weekend, save some energy for Sunday night at the Derailed Saloon. You’ll need it.Live from Australia come the raucous sounds of BugGirl and Adrian and the Sickness, two...

DATE: June 16, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Barbershoppers showing longevity

Love it or hate it, barbershop music is here to stay. And fortunately for the Durango Barbershoppers, lots of locals love it.That’s how the Barbershoppers have maintained their status as the elder...

DATE: June 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

So little time...

DATE: June 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Blues hits the rails for festival warm-up

The Telluride Blues & Brews Festival will make an early stop Saturday in Durango aboard the rails of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.The inaugural “Blues on the Rails” train ride will...

DATE: May 30, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

St. Mark’s to host academy for young string players

The future of classical music in Durango gets stronger with each passing year.Already bolstered by programs such as Music in the Mountains Goes to School, aspiring young musicians can stay...

DATE: May 26, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Look who’s back in town

DATE: May 23, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Couple make beautiful music together

Sarah Siskind couldn’t have picked a better night to make her return to Durango.The acclaimed singer-songwriter, who will perform tonight as a duo at the Henry Strater Theatre with her husband,...

DATE: May 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

High Rollers a hit with the French

Sometimes you’ve got to be lucky and good.That’s how three of Durango’s High Rollers – Andy Janowsky, Jeff Johnson and Mike Canterbury – ended up in Pontivy, France, last weekend for the village’s...

DATE: May 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music

Festival will be Sokol-Borup’s farewell

Violinist Kasia Sokol-Borup has made a lot of music here in four years. On Aug. 15, 2007, she came to Durango to join the music faculty at Fort Lewis College. Since then, she has taught violin,...

DATE: May 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Music