Telluride Festivals and Events

Curds and Whey: Artisanal Cheese and Bread Making

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:30
Thursday, July 17 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $75 + $35 for ingredients. Students will make chevre, feta, and a Boursin-style cheese, then make bread using the whey leftover from the cheese making process.  To register for the class, click here .

Telluride Chamber Music Festival

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:30
The Telluride Chamber Music Festival has been bringing chamber music to our box canyon since 1973. The festival seeks to forge a spontaneous connection between the audience and the musicians. The festival showcases the finest in chamber music by performing some of the classic greats.  Participating musicians are Roy Malan, Susan Freier, Nance Ellis, Polly Malan, Ian Scarfe, Jeffrey LaDeur, Stephen Harrison, Allan Glassman, and Larry London. Schedule of Events: Thursday, August 7:  A free concert in Town Park will open the festival.  A picnic starts at 5pm followed by the concert at 6pm. Friday, August 8 (Sheridan 7:30): Performances of Brahms, Borodin, and Dohanyi Sunday, August 10 (Sheridan 2:30pm):  Performances of Dvorack, Shostakowivh, and Mozart Thursday, August 14 (...

Birds of Chicago

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 14:45
Birds of Chicago, an Americana/Folk band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Thursday, August 7th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. $10. To find out more about Birds of Chicago , visit their webite here . Video of Birds of Chicago - "The Moonglow/The Tapeworm"  

The Telluride Musicfest

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 14:15
2013 marks the 11th year of the Telluride Musicfest. The Musicfest features four chamber music programs with the theme of 'Bohemians' performed by the founding ensemble, Trio Solisti - Maria Bachmann (violin), Alexis Gerlach (cello), and jon Klibonoff (piano).  Vincent and Anne Mai open their home as a music salon for attendees to enjoy chamber music in the way that it was intended - close up and accessible. This intimate festival allows guests to experience chamber music in a totally unique manner.  For more information, visit www.telluridemusicfest.com. 

Rosie the Riveter : Fireside Chat

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 11:15
Thursday, August 7th. 5:30-6:30PM. FREE! Hotel Madeline Part performance and part Q&A, this event features "Gail Murphy," one of millions of "Rosies" who went to work in industrial jobs to supply the front lines during World War II. A FREE program in conjunction with the Telluride Historical Museum 's exhibit, Vocies of Wartime: Telluride During WWII , on display through March 2015.

The Fab4

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:15
The Fab4 are preforming at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM. To visit The Fab4's website, click here .

Gravy

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 14:00
Telluride Jazz Fest Closing Party Gravy, a funk/soul band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Sunday, August 3rd. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. $10. To find out more about Gravy , visit their webite here .  Video of "El Rip" - Gravy - Tipitina's - 11.21.12 - New Orleans, LA  

Romeo et Juliette

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 08:45
Sunday, August 3rd. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Ballet Collective

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 13:30
Saturday, August 2 . 7PM. Ballet Collective, an astonishing group of seven New York City Ballet dancers, will preform on the Palm stage with live music accompaniment.

38th Telluride Jazz Festival

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 13:15
Telluride Jazz Festival ranks among the world’s most memorable music festivals. Since 1977, Telluride’s majestic perch high in the San Juan Mountains has been the site of an annual event produced by the Telluride Society for Jazz. The intimate format and superb music along with the opportunity for invigorating alpine recreation come together to create a truly unique weekend experience.  Performances take place on two outdoor stages during the day and in historic theaters and clubs at night.

Savoring Asian Cuisine

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:00
Thursday, July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $85 + $45 for ingredients. Learn to make delicate and delicious fresh spring rolls with two different sauces. Create Tom Kah Gai soup, and master the art of preparing and rolling sushi! To register for the class, click here .

The Girls in the Band

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 13:15
Thursday, July 31st. 7:30PM. $10 suggested donation at the door. The Girls in the Band is a film fundraiser for the Sna Miguel Resource Center, in collaboration with the Telluride Society of Jazz. There will be a brief performance by the "Young Razzcals Jazz Project" courtesy of the Telluride Jazz Festival. Video of The Girls In The Band - Official Trailer    

Jimmy Cliff Concert

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 15:00
Wednesday, July 30. 9PM Presented by The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Ski Resort, Jimmy Cliff preforms live in concert at the Telluride Conference Center! Jimmy Cliff is not only a reggae legend and Grammy-winning musician, singer and songwriter, but is also a producer, an actor and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. His hits include "You Can Get It If You Really Want," and "The Harder They Come. Tickets are $40 for general admission plus a $5 ticketing fee. ($2 per ticket going toward the Sheridan Opera House's renovation efforts.) Special VIP tickets are available. Please call (970)728-6363 ext. 5 . for more information.  

Jerry Joseph

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:30
Singer/songwriter Jerry Joseph, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Wednesday, July 30th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $12 in advance, and $15 at the door. To find out more about Jerry Joseph , visit their webite here . Video of Jerry Joseph - Spy  

The Pimps of Joytime

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:45
The Pimps of Joytime are preforming at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM.  To visit the Pimps of Joytime's website, click here . Video of PIMPS OF JOYTIME - "Keep That Music Playin'" (Live at High Sierra 2013) #JAMINTHEVAN  

Make A Splash: Watercolor for Beginners

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:15
Tuesday, July 29-Thursday July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $165 + $60 for materials. This class will cover traditional and innovative approaches through hands on painting. In the class, students will develop competency in at least three different watercolor techniques.  To register for the class, click here .

The Enchanted Island

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 08:30
Sunday, July 27th. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Jelly Bread

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 14:15
Jelly Bread, an Afrobeat band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Saturday, July 26th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. FREE. To find out more about Jelly Bread , visit their webite here . Video of Jelly Bread - Infectious Grooves  

Sculptural Techniques in Clay

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:00
Friday, July 25-Sunday, July 27 . $250 + $50 for materials. 1-4PM Friday. 10AM-4PM Saturday & Sunday. Students will be taught different techniques to avoid cracking while drying and firing by coiling, pinching and hollowing out. To register for the class, click here .

Zongo Junction

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:00
Zongo Junction, an Afrobeat band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Friday, July 25th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $5. To find out more about Zongo Junction , visit their webite here . Video of Zongo Junction Afrobeat Performs Fela Kuti's Shakara" - Live at Ashkenaz! Berkeley, CA. 7/2/10