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Faculty Highlight: Alex Sierra

Faculty Highlight: Alex Sierra

The Center for Musical Arts has a variety of talented teachers. In this interview we sat down with voice and piano instructor Alex Sierra, who also leads the Center's Spanish-language Coro Santuario.Center for Musical Arts: Good morning! I'm Erica Reid, I'm the...

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🎻 How to Prepare for Your First Violin Lessons

🎻 How to Prepare for Your First Violin Lessons

  Lindsie Katz Violinist and Faculty Member Preparing for your first few music lessons can be a daunting task for families. What do we bring? Does my kid have to play the instrument beforehand? How do we know what to practice? As a parent/guardian, do I sit in on...

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Student Highlight: Henry Stalker

Student Highlight: Henry Stalker

Thank you to the Stalker family for sending us this wonderful video about oboe student Henry Stalker’s experience at the Center for Musical Arts!Henry Stalker: Hi, my name is Henry Stalker and I play the oboe. I've been playing the oboe now for three years at the...

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Former Student Highlight: Stephen Spink

Former Student Highlight: Stephen Spink

(photo: the USAF Heartland of America Band with trumpet player Stephen Spink at center) Practically from the beginning, the Spink family has been a part of the Center for Musical Arts. James and Leslie Spink have been enthusiastic donors and supporters, and both of...

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Fall 2021 Covid Protocols

Fall 2021 Covid Protocols

Updated September 9, 2021 On September 2, the Boulder County Health Department updated their health and safety guidelines, issuing a new mask recommendation. At this time the Center for Musical Arts will respond in the ways described below. The Center for Musical Arts...

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Summer Reads: 5 Musical Books to Fall in Love With

Summer Reads: 5 Musical Books to Fall in Love With

Kathy Kucsan, Education Director Even though Summer 2021 feels like a brand new world of in-person music-making and reuniting (and hugging tightly!) friends we haven’t seen in a while, there’s still going to be time to read. I found a few of these books during Covid,...

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Faculty Highlight: Max Mondzac

Faculty Highlight: Max Mondzac

The Center for Musical Arts has a variety of talented teachers that teach several different classes. In this interview, we sat down with Max Mondzac, who teaches guitar, ukulele, and banjo at the Center. Watch or read to get to know more about Max, his background in...

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