Once you’ve made your kazoo, all you need is to blow and you’ll have a musical instrument to play. Parents: this instrument may or may not drive you to send your kids outside to play. Beware! Una vez que hayas hecho tu kazoo, solo necesitarás soplar para convertirlo en instrumento musical. Padres: ¡ojo! Este instrumento musical tal vez los vuelva locos y ¡tendrán que mandar a los hijos a jugar al aire libre!
Swallow Hill Music will bring ukuleles, hand drums, guitars, mandolins, banjos, fiddles, mini-pianos for you to explore. This is your chance to try out a new instrument! La organización de música Swallow Hill Music va a traer instrumentos musicales para que los puedas conocer: ukuleles, tambores, guitarras, mandolinas, banjos, violines, y pianos en miniatura. Esta es la oportunidad perfecta para probar un nuevo instrumento musical.
Brian Mullins and Mike Fitzmaurice play the Chinese erhu, a two-stringed bowed instrument, along with a variety of other Chinese instruments. This lively group has performed at Denver Public Library before and is back by popular demand. Enjoy traditional Chinese tunes mixed with contemporary and American music played on these classical instruments. http://denverlibrary.org/fresh
Experience acoustic world fusion! Perpetual Motion, elegant with an element of adventure, blends the sounds of Central and South American folk, progressive jazz, blues and rock, which informs their original compositions and cover tunes. Featuring violinist Josie Quick and guitarist Tom Carleno. http://denverlibrary.org/fresh
Guitarist Tom Carleno blends jazz, folk and pop to create a unique musical experience. He is most know for his distinctive use of a wide variety of alternate tunings, which form the blank canvas for his songs. His recent CD, titled Perfect Imperfection, is receiving rave reviews and radio airplay internationally and climbed to the number two spot on the Zone Music Reporter Radio Chart. Tom has also been nominated by the Zone Music Reporter (New age and instrumental music) for Best New Artist and Best Instrumental album-Acoustic http://denverlibrary.org/fresh
Throw on your best Ren Faire gear and come to the Denver Public Library to enjoy an inspired concert in our great hall – and yes, it’s safety dance. The Kindred Spirits is a musical ensemble comprised of professional, accomplished and experienced musicians based in Colorado and performing as a group since 1992. Their unique selection of Renaissance and traditional Celtic music, pairs beautifully with their period and eccentric concert dress. And, in the spirit of anachronism, don’t be surprised to hear a modern tune as well. Don’t miss the fun! http://denverlibrary.org/fresh