News and Updates

Now… Artist’s in the Alcove

Now… Artist’s in the Alcove

Off the Hook Arts is proud to feature artists in the Arts’ Alcove. Artists uplift and inspire us to see both our differences and our connections to one other, and we think that’s more important than ever! Times are tough for artists right now, but we want to continue...

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Germany Austria

Germany Austria

Munich, Germany. Konservatorium in Bern, Switzerland. Muziekgebouw in Eindhoven, Netherlands. These are the next stops for the acclaimed Brentano String Quartet as they embark on a whirlwind European Tour, performing the same program performed on Feb. 8th and 9th at...

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Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Off the Hook Arts is happy to announce their first Holiday Barnes & Noble Book Fair! What could be better than a holiday Book Fair? It's the perfect opportunity to find just the right gift for all your friends and relatives while giving back to our music education...

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Being Loving and Kind: A Metta Musical Journey

Being Loving and Kind: A Metta Musical Journey

Off the Hook Arts held their third event of WinterFest this week called “A Metta Musical Journey.” Taking place at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery on February 4 from 7-9 p.m., Professor Michael Kimball led guided meditations with the help of guitar improvisor...

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BOHEMIAN FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANT

BOHEMIAN FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANT

TO OFF THE HOOK ARTS’ GUITAR AEROBICS FORT COLLINS, CO., May 20, 2016 — The non-profit Off the Hook Arts announces the Bohemian Foundation has graciously awarded $5,000 for their Guitar Aerobics workshop. World-renowned classical guitarist Eliot Fisk brings his unique...

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’ if you use it right Brain a ‘creativity machine

Appearing as part of "a panel (November 9, 2013) on creativity and the brain (at the) launch of the Society for Neuroscience's annual meeting in San Diego," (USA Today, November 9, 2013) Bruce spoke to the role music, imagination and improvisation plays in the...

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Bruce Adolphe and Off the Hook

It's the inaugural blog and I've decided to dedicate it to an honored colleague and friend, Bruce Adolphe. Bruce is the binding component for this new festival that we're collaboratively trying to get off the ground --- and believe me, he's just the validating force...

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Bruce is back…

Bruce is back…

with improvisation workshops and lecture on Creativity and the artists' process. We had great crowds, wonderful participation and questions, and audiences that didn't want the music to stop! Watching all the events unfold and seeing new people's reaction to Bruce is...

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Calling Good Karma Seekers

Calling Good Karma Seekers

Want to make a difference in the creative ‘controlled chaos’ that is our SummerFest? Off the Hook Arts needs you! See what it takes to make a summer music festival hum and be part of the action behind the scenes. You’ll have FREE access to our events, as a volunteer...

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Chamber Music Academy’s New Program: A Life Long Love

Chamber Music Academy’s New Program: A Life Long Love

After being approached by numerous adults about chamber music opportunities to get plugged into a group, work with a coach and learn more about their instrument in a collaborative way, we decided to launch an Adult Amateur extension of our Chamber Music Academy. The...

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