Musical Care on the Thresholds of Life

UC Health Cancer Center 2121 E. Harmony Rd, Fort Collins

Speakers: Jennifer Stimson, Threshold Choir founder and director; Elaine Hild, musicologist; Beth Mosko, music therapist. Program: This lunchtime presentation provides an opportunity to hear music that has comforted and supported those with life-threatening illnesses from the Middle Ages to the present day. Presenters offer a variety of viewpoints: Elaine Stratton Hild discusses the historical traditions […]

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Drumming Circle: Reuniting in Rhythm

Library Park Amphitheatre 200 Matthews St, Fort Collins

A Family-Friendly Drum Circle Join Djembe Jive founder, Nancy Brauhn-Curnes, and friends for an evening packed with high energy and great rhythmic grooves, all practiced in a safe and appropriate, socially distanced way. Persons of all ages and abilities are invited to attend this community event but will be limited to 50 people. We warmly […]

Inside Beethoven’s Brain No. 2

Grace Church 300 Whedbee Street, Fort Collins

Speakers: Bruce Adolphe, OtHA Artistic Director and composer; Michael Brown, composer-pianist. Artists: Michael Brown, piano; Miami String Quartet (Benny Kim and Cathy Meng-Robinson, violins; Scott Lee, viola; Keith Robinson, cello) In a continuation of the “Inside Beethoven’s Brain No. 1” concert program, “Inside Beethoven’s Brain No. 2” explores two of Beethoven’s most ambitious and powerful […]

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Creative Forces: Military Music Therapy, Community Music, & Military Populations

Northern Hotel Lobby 172 N. College Ave, Fort Collins

Military Music Therapy, Community Music, & Military Populations Speaker: Kathleen Sanders, Music Therapist in the Warrior Recovery Center- Fort Carson, CO, Contractor, Americans for the Arts in support of Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network Creative Forces ®: NEA Military Healing Arts Network is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership […]

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Different Voices

Grace Church 300 Whedbee Street, Fort Collins

Artists: Michael Brown, piano; Miami String Quartet (Benny Kim and Cathy Meng-Robinson, violins; Scott Lee, viola; Keith Robinson, cello.) “Different Voices” pays homage to a forgotten masterpiece, a world premiere at Off the Hook Arts, and the string quartet From My Life by the Czech composer Smetana—who like Beethoven suffered from deafness, but only late […]

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Beethoven Meets the Blues: Ludwig van Improv

Grace Church 300 Whedbee Street, Fort Collins

Speaker: Bruce Adolphe, OtHA Artistic Director and composer, TBD Artists: Bruce Adolphe, piano, TBD “Beethoven Meets the Blues: Ludwig van Improv,” is an evening of unpredictable, wide-ranging, style-bending improvisations on themes of Beethoven that celebrate the iconic composer, himself a master improviser, and blur the lines between the Classical era and modern improvised music. Gourmet […]

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Butterfly Brigade: An Original Musical for Itsy Bitsies

Bath Nursery 2000 E Prospect Rd, Fort Collins

Artist: Deanna Mae Come join the Butterfly Brigade for one of two performances! Play with us while we break down the wall between the stage and the audience – children are invited into the story as we explore the fascinating life cycle of a butterfly. With original music (some completed with your help!) kids will […]

Sounds and Perspectives, Old and New

Fort Collins

Artists: Cordelia Tapping, vocalist; Myles Sloniker, bass; Mark Sloniker, piano Location: Carmen Menoni and Jorge Rocca's home (address revealed upon ticket purchase) In addition to Off the Hook Arts’ signature, thematically-programmed Concert Series, SummerFest 2020 offers a pair of eclectic jazz performances to round out the summer’s musical festivities. Beethoven himself was lauded as a […]

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Young Artist Spotlight Recital

Grace Church 300 Whedbee Street, Fort Collins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikHByq3q4nE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3KHJlofhaM NEW for Off the Hook Artists: Alice Ivy-Pemberton, violin; Marija Stroke, piano Featuring recent Juilliard alumna, violinist Alice Ivy-Pemberton. Unfortunately this program has been cancelled. Please enjoy the above samplings of Marija Stroke and Alice Ivy-Pemberton's work and be sure to explore their repertoire further by looking at their artist pages, following them […]

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A Night of Jazz – Sloniker and Dad

Home of Jane Sullivan Address provided upon ticket purchase, Fort Collins

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! Please join us for our September Garden Series Event. Details to come! A collaboration technically 27 years in the making, Mark (piano) and Myles Sloniker (upright bass) have made music together in virtually every context over the last 15 years and are now reunited by way of global catastrophe to explore […]

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Virtual Virtuosos Presents: Kelly Hall-Tompkins

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Kelly Hall-Tompkins Winner of a Naumburg International Violin Competition Honorarium Prize and featured in the Smithsonian Museum for African-American History, Ms. Hall-Tompkins is a violin soloist entrepreneur who has been acclaimed by the New York Times as "the versatile violinist who makes the music come alive,” for her "tonal mastery" (BBC Music Magazine) and as […]

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OtHA Social Hour with the Director

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We're trying something we've never done before! Join us for a first-ever free Zoom OtHA Social Hour with the director at 7PM (MST) on Thursday, September 10th. Punch up your afternoon with your own glass of our musical cocktail (follow our social media channels for a recipe and video tutorial) and Jephta will be filling […]

Garden Concert Series: Jayme Stone and Paul Fowler

Waterwise Land and Waterscapes Inc. 1930 N. Whitcomb Street, Fort Collins

This concert will feature two world-wise local musicians playing genre-defying songs and tunes. From Sea Island spirituals to West-African kora music and original synth-pop ballads to covers of songs by Randy Newman and Rufus Wainwright, their music promises to be entrancing and surprising.

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Garden Concert Series: Grande Orquesta Navarre

Pettine Home Address provided upon ticket purchase, Fort Collins

Come one, Come ALL! Join Off the Hook Arts for our last Fall Garden Concert Series. This afternoon concert will feature Grande Orquesta Navarre, a quartet that combines the heartbeat of an old cabaret orchestra with the modern feel of cutting edge new music, classical remixes and nuevo tango. The afternoon promises all the delights of Fall alongside a […]

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Virtual Virtuosos Presents: Shai Wosner

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Please purchase tickets through Stripe instead of Authorize.net. Shai Wosner Pianist Shai Wosner has attracted international recognition for his exceptional artistry, musical integrity, and creative insight. His performances of a broad range of repertoire—from Beethoven and Schubert to Ligeti and the music of today—reflect a degree of virtuosity and intellectual curiosity that has made him […]

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Virtual Virtuosos Presents: Anthony McGill

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Anthony McGill   Clarinetist Anthony McGill is one of classical music’s most recognizable and brilliantly multifaceted figures. He serves as the principal clarinet of the New York Philharmonic — that orchestra’s first African-American principal player — and maintains a dynamic international solo and chamber music career. Hailed for his “trademark brilliance, penetrating sound and rich character” (The […]

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Virtual Virtuosos Presents: Jeffrey Kahane

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Equally at home at the keyboard or on the podium, Jeffrey Kahane has established a reputation as a versatile artist with a diverse repertoire ranging from J.S. Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven to Gershwin, Osvaldo Golijov, and John Adams. Mr. Kahane appears as soloist and conductor with major ensembles, including the New York and Los Angeles […]

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The Bösendorfer Recitals: Episode 1: Beethoven’s Variations

Fort Collins

Join Off the Hook Arts and Mozart Italia Castelli Romani as we celebrate Beethoven's birthday! Enjoy this sensational FREE concert live-streamed straight to you. On the magnificent Bösendorfer 280 Vienna Concert piano in the spectacular Auditorium of the Casa Delle Culture e Della Musica in Velletri, pianist Carlo Grante will perform Beethoven. Begin your live stream […]

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Chamber Music Academy Winter Recital

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Here we are at the end of a very meaningful semester of our Chamber Music Academy. All of our students have worked extremely hard and gained a great deal from their in-person experiences. The dedication of this is more than apparent in our featured quartet for this semester. To highlight them, they have set-up an […]

The Bösendorfer Recitals: Episode 2: Domenico Scarlatti’s Keyboard Sonatas

Fort Collins

Join Off the Hook Arts and Mozart Italia Castelli Romani in enjoying Scarlatti! Enjoy this sensational FREE concert live-streamed straight to you. On the magnificent Bösendorfer 280 Vienna Concert piano in the spectacular Auditorium of the Casa Delle Culture e Della Musica in Velletri, pianist Carlo Grante will perform Scarlatti as you've never heard it before. […]

OtHA Social Hour with the Director

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Join us for our second Zoom OtHA Social Hour with the director at 5PM (MST) on Saturday February 13th. Settle in on this chilly night with a warm drink (follow our social media channels for a recipe and video tutorial) and Jephta will be filling you in on all the new and exciting events we […]

The Bösendorfer Recitals: Episode 3: Mozart at the Piano

Fort Collins

Join Off the Hook Arts and Mozart Italia Castelli Romani in enjoying Mozart! Enjoy this sensational FREE concert live-streamed straight to you. On the magnificent Bösendorfer 280 Vienna Concert piano in the spectacular Auditorium of the Casa Delle Culture e Della Musica in Velletri, pianist Carlo Grante will perform Mozart. Begin your live stream experience with a […]

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Musique et Spoliations: In search of Nazi looted musical instruments and artifacts

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Inspired by the “whereabouts” of world renowned harpsichordist and pianist Wanda Landowska (1879-1959)’s instrument collection, Pascale Bernheim, founding member of “Musiques et Spoliations”, talks about the terrible disappearance of musical instruments during the second World War. These instruments and other musical artifacts are “victims” of Nazi propaganda, today coveted around the world. Their stories reflect […]

Garden Concert Series: DeVotchKa

Waterwise Land and Waterscapes Inc. 1930 N. Whitcomb Street, Fort Collins

Our Garden Concert Series is back and better than ever! Thaw your musical sensibilities and shake your longing for live music out of hibernation because Off the Hook Arts is back with our socially-distanced outdoor concert series. Join us back at Waterwise's beautifully landscaped and sunlight-filled property for the exciting music of DeVotchKa. The musical […]

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Garden Concert Series: JAMkeyJAM

The Lyric Theater Outdoor Patio 1209 N College Ave, Fort Collins

This concert will be held outdoors in the Lyric's patio area. About JAMkeyJAM is a musical concept started by two young & talented musicians from Nepal (Nabin & Bijay) where the traditional music goes contemporary. The idea is to make the thousands of years of old classical ragas and Nepali traditional & folk music fit […]

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The Bösendorfer Recitals: Episode 4: Schubert’s “Gemütlich” Piano Sonatas

Fort Collins

Join Off the Hook Arts and Mozart Italia Castelli Romani in enjoying Schubert! Enjoy this sensational FREE concert live-streamed straight to you. On the magnificent Bösendorfer 280 Vienna Concert piano in the spectacular Auditorium of the Casa Delle Culture e Della Musica in Velletri, pianist Carlo Grante will perform Schubert. Begin your live stream experience with a […]

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