Tamara Meneghini

Tamara Meneghini

Biography Tamara L. Meneghini, is a part of the Theatre & Dance faculty at the University of Colorado Boulder. Her recent work onstage has included Company (playing the role of Joanne) at UC Boulder, and at Denver’s Curious Theatre in Heroes of the Fourth...
Tamara Goldstein

Tamara Goldstein

Biography Pianist Tamara Goldstein enjoys a wide-ranging career as a chamber musician, educator, and recitalist. From a musical family, she received her early training at the pre-college divisions of the Manhattan School of Music and The Juilliard School before...

Byron Dudrey

Biography Byron Dudrey has been teaching at the Center for Musical Arts since 1994, and also serves as a freelance bass musician. BM Kansas State University; MM CU-Boulder.

Walton Lott

Biography Walton Lott is a musician with a rich education and diverse set of skills reflecting mastery of keyboard performance, collaborative performance, music theory, and musicology. Walton’s experience in keyboard studies spans several musical styles from the...
Max DeVincenzo

Max DeVincenzo

Biography Max DeVincenzo is a music producer, drummer, film composer and entrepreneur born and raised in the mountains of Colorado. His music has been placed in feature films and he has completed several full-length albums acting as producer, arranger, and...
Michael Pordesimo

Michael Pordesimo

Biography Michael Pordesimo has been studying music since the age of three. Growing up, he studied under Robin Walden, Peter Rovit, Kathy Hart, and Celina Boldrey. He studied music performance at Eastern Illinois University where he studied under Anna Cromwell. During...
Sarah Summar

Sarah Summar

Biography Sarah Summar is a composer, performer, and music educator with over 20 years of experience teaching music to children and adults in a wide range of settings. She offers private lessons in violin, piano, composition, and songwriting. Whether in the classroom...
Colorado Music Festival: Kathy’s 2023 Concert Picks & Videos

Colorado Music Festival: Kathy’s 2023 Concert Picks & Videos

Kathy Kucsan, Education Director  When I was a sophomore at Indiana University, there was a buzz about a kid violinist who was studying with Josef Gingold. One day I was passing by Maestro Gingold’s studio and there was a small crowd listening at the door. “Well, he’s...
Be a Champion for Boulder’s Arts, Culture & Heritage

Be a Champion for Boulder’s Arts, Culture & Heritage

Dear friends and supporters, As Executive Director of the Colorado Music Festival & Center for Musical Arts, these are a few of the most common complaints I hear regularly from our donors and volunteers: “Why is arts funding so low when there’s so much...