COMING SOON: Our 29th Season, 2014-2015
Ticket links available now! Click on a date below to order tickets from our on-line provider, Brown Paper Tickets.
Naropa University 40th Anniversary
A collaboration with composer Peter-Anthony Togni and legendary jazz drummer Jerry Granelli: the world premiere of Warrior Songs, 5-movement concerto for percussion and choir. The piece uses text by Naropa’s founder, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche; Malcolm X; the Spanish mystic St. John of the Cross; and texts from Roman Catholic liturgy.
Saturday, October 11, 2014, 7:30pm - E-Town Hall, Boulder
Sunday, October 12, 2014, 2:00pm - E-Town Hall, Boulder
Christmas with Ars Nova
Saturday, December 6, 7:30pm - St. John's Episcopal Church, 1419 Pine Street, Boulder
Sunday, December 7, 4:00pm - St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1600 Grant Street, Denver
Friday, December 12, 7:30pm - St. John's Episcopal Church, 1419 Pine Street, Boulder
Saturday, December 13, 2:00pm - Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden, Cherry Hills Village
Special guest artists Christina Jennings, flute and Matt Dane, viola.
A Colorado holiday tradition! Celebrate the season with mysterious medieval harmonies, joyous polyphony from the Renaissance, and modern carols, presented with unique Ars Nova flair.
Out of This World: A Choral Odyssey
February 21-22, 2015 – Fiske Planetarium, CU-Boulder
Ars Nova goes under the dome of the magnificent Fiske Planetarium for a constellation of spectacular sights and sounds. Truly a stellar program!
New World Renaissance
Special guest artists Ann Marie Morgan, viola da gamba and Billy Simms, theorbo and Baroque guitar. A concert of cross-cultural music by Spanish and New World composers of the 16th and 17th centuries.
Wednesday, June 3, 6:00pm - The Gate House / Lionsgate Event Center, Lafayette
Our annual Gala and Silent Auction, with culinary delights, elegant entertainment, and fabulous silent and live auction items.
Ars Nova gratefully acknowledges the support of the following funders:
Since 1989, Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) has distributed funds from a 1/10 of 1% sales and use tax to cultural facilities throughout the seven-county Denver, Colorado metropolitan area. The funds support cultural facilities whose primary purpose is to enlighten and entertain the public through the production, presentation, exhibition, advancement and preservation of art, music, theatre, dance, zoology, botany, natural history and cultural history. For more information on the SCFD, please click here.
Our February, 2014 project was funded in part by a grant from the Boulder Arts Commission, an agency of the Boulder City Council.
...a richly reverberant world of sound...
- The Choral Review
"Ars Nova has never sounded better...first-rate intonation and precision."
- Denver Post, 12/15/2009
"A cohesive, resplendent sound...renditions among the finest of any vocal group in the country."
- Colorado Daily