Pete Vriesenga

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    Jerry Kern Has Made a Lot of Noise With the CSO -- But Can it Survive Discord With the City?

    As the brass quintet launched into a sweeping rendition of an old Hollywood score, camera crews captured the historic action. This was one of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra's controversial Classically Cannabis fundraisers, possibly the first-ever symphonic marijuana celebration anywhere -- even if ... More >>

  • News

    December 12, 2002

    House of Blues

    Musician D. Minor must stay behind bars until he agrees to get a new job.

  • Music

    December 16, 1999

    Net Profits

    Online music distributors are banking on indie musicians' lack of business savvy.

  • News

    February 12, 1998
  • News

    March 27, 1997

    It's the Pits

    The CSO finds itself in the middle of a squabble over possible royalties from a new film.

  • News

    April 18, 1996

    Throw Away the Keys

    Every good boy does fine? Not according to this Denver music teacher's new system of music notation.