Concerts

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Bonnie & Taylor Sims

Thu, May 7 @  7:30pm

Bonnie and Taylor Sims are a married musical couple from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, pairing their strong harmonies with beautiful acoustic guitar and mandolin instrumentation.

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Grant-Lee Phillips and Steve Poltz

Fri, May 8 @  8pm

2 prolific American songwriters, 1 night of amazing folk music!

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Matt Flinner Trio

Fri, May 8 @  8pm

Since its inception in 2006, the Matt Flinner Trio has been forging new pathways for the standard bluegrass trio.

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The Railsplitters and Front Country

Sat, May 9 @  8pm

From their home in the Colorado Rockies, The Railsplitters have been scaling new heights with a refreshing and charming range of bluegrass and beyond-bluegrass music. Formed in 2011 as a collective of the Bay Area’s finest young acoustic talent, Front Country combines challenging arrangements, unique covers and original songwriting.

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Cat E. Wampus

Sat, May 9 @  8pm

Cat E. Wampus is a brand new collaboration between five of Denver's finest acoustic musicians which seamlessly fuses instrumental bluegrass and jazz traditions.

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Music School

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Caged: Fretboard @ Lowry

w/ Casey Hrdlicka

Sat, May 9 @  9:30am

The CAGED system is the concept of using the open chords C-A-G-E and D on different frets. This opens a whole new world of exciting new chords and voicings.

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Garageband For Mac

Chris (Citrus) Sauthoff

Sat, May 9 @  11am

Get a thorough tutorial on how to use GarageBand for Macs. Learn how to get the most professional sound, edit, properly record, and explore what all the features can do.

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Intro to Piano Workshop

w/ Dustin Adams

Sat, May 9 @  1pm

Schedule too complicated to commit to 8 weeks of lessons? Don't know if you will enjoy learning the piano? Try our Intro to Piano Workshop.

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Jam Session

w/ Justin Francoeur

Sat, May 9 @  2pm

Make music with other people! Take your music out of the classroom and play in a band setting.

Free and open to all!

Modes: The Key To A Variety Of Sounds @ Lowry

w/ Casey Hrdlicka

Sat, May 9 @  2pm

Explore how modes affect the overall mood of the song. Modes are one of the most important concepts to know in music. After you know what modes are, you'll find it much easier to learn by ear and you'll have a whole new experience when listening to music.

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Jazz Jam

w/ Josh Maxey

Sun, May 10 @  12pm

Our jazz jam is a great place to explore jazz in a fun, no pressure setting.

Free and open to all!

Bluegrass Jam

w/ Josh Maxey

Sun, May 10 @  2pm

Our bluegrass jam is a place for you to try a song out that you've been working on or learn new songs that you've never heard. Students and community members can drop into this informal and collaborative setting anytime and get direction on technique, performance and song repertoire.

Free and open to all!

Denver Botanic Gardens 2015 Summer Concert Series Has Been Announced

Member pre-sale is April 13th - 20th.

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Summer Stage Concert Series at Arvada Center

Tickets to all shows are now on sale!

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Front Row Podcast

feat. Dominick Leslie

Dominick Leslie is a mandolin virtuoso who hails from Evergreen, Colorado. He is know for his mandolin work with the acclaimed band

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Swallow Hill Music Welcomes Our New CEO!

After six months, Swallow Hill Music's search for a new CEO has ended. We couldn't be more excited to announce that Paul Lhevine has been chosen to lead the organization into the next chapter of our history. Paul brings a wealth of experience and a strong enthusiasm for continuing the growth and honoring the tradition of Swallow Hill Music.

About Swallow Hill Music

Founded in 1979, Swallow Hill Music is a nonprofit community for musicians and music lovers who appreciate the ability of music to bring people together. As a home for individuals and families who want to learn about, listen to and perform music, Swallow Hill Music enhances Colorado’s cultural vitality and is a model for experiential music schools and performance spaces across the country. The organization serves more than 135,000 people through its school, outreach programming and concerts annually. Swallow Hill Music also presents and produces concerts at a wide range of venues across Denver.

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