The melodic sounds of strings, woodwinds and brass filled the air last Sunday at Durango Mountain Resort, as the Festival Chamber Orchestra performed classical works by Stravinsky, Mozart and Haydn. The Sunday evening concert, entitled Romantic Rendezvous, was part of the monthlong summer music festival Music in the Mountains. Celebrating its 24th season, Music in the Mountains features orchestra, chamber and conservatory performances of classical and world music at various venues around the area.

A language all its own. Vadim Gluzman solos during Violin Concerto No. 3 in G, K.
216 Folks take in the music slopeside style at DMR Strings melt the audience during Romantic Rendezvous. Instrument cases full of personal momentos backstage.


In this week's issue...

June 13, 2019
Haven't got time for the pain

In the words of the great Salt-N-Pepa, let’s talk about sex (baby.) There, we said it.

June 13, 2019
Scoping begins on Silverton travel plan

The plan to bring more singletrack to Silverton is rolling forward. Last week, the Bureau of Land Management announced the beginning of a 30-day public scoping period on its proposed Silverton Area Travel Management Plan.

June 10, 2019
2019 Hardrock taps out

Snow, avi debris, high flows force cancellation