R/evolution — Our festival of music and ideas spotlights revolution and evolution:
- The Origin— an opera-in-progress by novelist Richard Powers and composer Bruce Adolphe about a confrontation between a science teacher and a religious student. Scenes and arias never before heard anywhere from this opera-in-progress will be performed in Fort Collins.
- A new work for guitarist, Eliot Fisk about three civil rights activists in our history who revolutionized justice in American. World premiere!
- A screening of the new Nickolas Barris movie Einstein’s Light celebrating the greatest revolution in science since Newton, Einstein’s theory of general relativity. With a soundtrack by Bruce Adolphe.
- Live music performance of Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Adolphe with returning world-touring artists the Miami String Quartet and pianists George Lopez and Maria Stroke joined by their guests, bassist Peter Lloyd, cellist Rainer Eudeikis, and our festival Colorado Artists.
- Juried Art Show, Workshops, Feldenkrais, Summer Camps and free classes and concerts for kids! There’s something for everyone.
Stay tuned for upcoming details soon.
June 4 Third Annual Pianoathon!
A fundraiser at the downtown Northern Hotel with our guest Erard baby grand piano.