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2024 Organ Week

June 9, 2024 – June 14, 2024 @ All Day –

Organ Week is designed for high school students interested in expanding (or beginning) their organ study. Led by a faculty of prominent concert and church organists, the program features one-to-one instruction, masterclasses, and recitals on the finest pipe organs in northern Colorado, including CSU’s Casavant organ.


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2024 Colorado Harp Seminar

June 9, 2024 – June 15, 2024 @ 12:00 am – Colorado Harp Seminar is a one-week intensive harp program for high school and undergraduate pedal harpists. Directed by faculty member Kathryn Harms at Colorado State University, it is designed to support, nurture, and inspire excellent musicianship. In addition to private lessons, students will participate in harp ensemble, masterclasses, and workshops on various topics such as […]


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2024 Organ Week Concert: Joel Bacon, Organ, Jason Moy, Harpsichord, and Maurice Steger, Recorder

June 12, 2024 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – A Tribute to Bach: Featuring works for solo recorder and obbligato organ/harpsichord by J.S. Bach About Maurice Steger It is not surprising that Maurice Steger is called “Paganini”, “wizard”, “the world’s leading recorder player” or an “electrifying and inspiring conductor.” To live up to such high expectations, one requires not only astonishing technique, but also […]


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2024 Organ Week Closing Concert – FREE

June 13, 2024 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – A recital of music performed by young musicians enrolled in the CSU Organ Week camp. Featuring music on both organ and harpsichord. Organ Week Schedule Sunday, June 9, 4 PM | Jason Moy, Solo Harpsichord Concert Organ Recital Hall, UCA Monday, June 10, 7:30 PM | Todd Wilson, Solo Organ Recital / FREE | Organ […]


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2024 CSU Brass Workshop

June 24, 2024 – June 27, 2024 @ 12:00 am –


Concert Version: Bye Bye Birdie

July 13, 2024 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – The CSU Summer Conducting Seminar continues its fun tradition of presenting a delightful concert version of a popular operetta or Broadway musical. The project serves as the master’s thesis for working music educators from around the world who participate in the seminar for three consecutive summers. Bye Bye Birdie music by Charles Strouse and lyrics […]


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Summer Piano Competition & Festival: International Keyboard Odyssiad® & Festival, U.S.A.

August 3, 2024 – August 10, 2024 @ 12:00 am –

The International Keyboard Odyssiad® & Festival, U.S.A., is a weeklong summer piano competition and festival featuring over a dozen guest artists and pianists in daily masterclasses and presentations, matinee concerts, the live Semifinal and Final Rounds of the Olympic-styled Odyssiad® competition, and riveting evening and matinee concerts by internationally renowned pianists, including Van Cliburn winners. Taking place at the foothills of the majestic Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the International Keyboard Odyssiad® and Festival (IKOF) is designed for pianists of all ages and nationalities, teachers, and the general public who love the piano and its repertoire.


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Fall 2024 Student Recitals FREE

August 26, 2024 – December 7, 2024 @ All Day – Please join us in celebrating the recital performances of our CSU music students. Student Recitals are FREE and open to the public. Note: Dates, times, and locations are subject to change, please check back to confirm performance details. Friday, August 30, 2024: 5 p.m., Organ Recital Hall, Wil Hiett, Trumpet Saturday, September 28, 2024: 5 […]


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2024 CSU Band Day

September 7, 2024 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm –

This fall, the Colorado State Marching Band will be hosting the second annual CSU Band Day in conjunction with CSU Athletics. Join us at the CSU vs Northern Colorado game on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2024, for this special event!


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CSU Alumni Band at 2024 Homecoming and Family Weekend

October 26, 2024 @ 12:00 am – Join the CSU Alumni Band at the 2024 Homecoming and Family Weekend on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2024.


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2024 CSU Honor Band Festival

December 5, 2024 – December 7, 2024 @ 12:00 am –

The annual CSU Honor Band Festival brings together the finest high school musicians in the Rocky Mountain Region, selected from hundreds of applicants throughout the western region; the three-day festival takes place at the University Center for the Arts at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. Guest clinicians and conductors enhance the student’s experience, providing invaluable insight and expertise. In addition to rehearsals, students enjoy several concerts given by CSU faculty and student ensembles. The experience is capped off with a performance by the Honor Wind Symphony and the Festival Concert Band in the beautiful, world-class Griffin Concert Hall.