Playground Ensemble

Our Season

SEASON 12: DODECAPHONICA

8/27/2017. 3pm. Private House Concert: Season Preview and Education Program Fundraiser
Join us for this private house concert season preview and fundraiser for our youth program. Seating is limited, so email us for details. More info coming soon!

9/25/2017. 7pm. String Quartet OCD at Children’s Hospital: Evening Concert with Women’s Health Panel Discussion
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Colorado Children’s Hospital

10/09/2017. 2pm. Metro State Guest Artist Convocation- The Pulitzer
A pre-concert performance and talk
Metro State, The King Center Recital Hall, Auraria Campus
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10/11/2017. 7pm. Metro State Guest Artist Convocation- The Pulitzer
American composers and Pulitzer prize finalists; Moravec, Wuorinen, Tower and more.
Metro State, The King Center Recital Hall, Auraria Campus
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11/05/2017 The Pulitzer
Intimate repeat performances of American composers and Pulitzer prize finalists; Moravec, Wuorinen, Tower, and more. Seating is limited, so email us for details. More info coming soon!

11/16/2017. 7pm. Graphic Scores Concert
Join us for a concert of works exploring graphic notation- where shapes and colors determine sound, and the scores often double as musical and visual art.
Mutiny Information Café 

12/03/2017. 5pm. Metro State University Student Works Reading & Recording
Metro State, The King Center Recital Hall, Auraria Campus
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1/27/2018. 3pm. Abundant Silence Publishing: New Works Concert
Supporting new music publisher Abundant Silence as they showcase new works. More info.
Wash Park Center for Music and Arts

1/28/2017. 2pm. ‘This Might Also Be a Form of Dreaming’ with Voices of Light
Repeat performance of our Caroline Shaw 10th anniversary commission with Voices of Light chamber choir.
Boulder Public Library

1/29/2018. 7:30pm. ‘This Might Also Be a Form of Dreaming’ with Voices of Light
Repeat performance of our Caroline Shaw 10th anniversary commission with Voices of Light chamber choir.
Regis University, Peter Claver Recital Hall, Denver

2/3/2018. 7:30pm ‘This Might Also Be a Form of Dreaming’ with Voices of Light
Repeat performance of our Caroline Shaw 10th anniversary commission with Voices of Light chamber choir.
Bethany Lutheran Church

4/14/2018. 7:30pm CoCoCo: 12th Annual Colorado Composer’s Concert
Metro State, The King Center Recital Hall, Auraria Campus
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PAST EVENTS:

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9/15/2016 Music at Metro State Presents: Boulez Memoriam
King Center Recital Hall – Auraria Campus, Denver 7:30pm

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Free Hearing Boulez preconcert talk at 6:30pm.

9/21/2016 Regis University Guest Artist Concert: Boulez Memoriam
Peter Claver Recital Hall, Denver 7:30pm

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Free Hearing Boulez morning lectures Setp. 20 and 21. Click for more info.

10/28/2016 TEDxMileHighWomen: It’s About Time
Temple Buell Theatre, Denver CO, Time TBD (evening)
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A special presentation by Loretta Notareschi and a performance by The Playground Ensemble String Quartet.

11/10/2016 Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies and Music Festival (JAAMM) with Wonderbound Dance
Jewish Community Center, Denver CO

11/25/2016 20 Works in 20 Minutes
Clyfford Still Museum, Denver CO

Free With Museum Admission
Works by Nathan Hall in collaboration with the Clyfford Still Museum

1/18/2017 Newman Center Presents Roomful of Teeth
Newman Center, 7:30pm
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3/31/2017 Notes from Clyfford Still
Clyfford Still Museum, 7:00pm
Free Admission, spaces are limited

4/1/2017 Notes from Clyfford Still
Denver Art Museum Sharpe Auditorium, 2pm
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4/23/2017 CoCoCo: 11th Annual Colorado Composers Concert
Perhaps the highlight of our season, each year we dedicate a concert to composers living in Colorado.
Metro State, The Kenneth King Concert Hall, Auraria Campus 3:00pm
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