2012 was a special event as the Waldo Canyon Fire came right up to the front doors of the Woodland Park community. Though the traditional fireworks and Ft Carson cannons were canceled, for obvious reasons, there was plenty of action to please the thousands that came to the event. [Read more…]
Despite innumerable difficulties and the uncertainties attendant to the Waldo Canyon fire situation in recent weeks, we are pleased and very proud to announce that the 32 year tradition of Symphony Above the Clouds will be carried on this year. Salute to the heroic firefighters are planned.
When: THURSDAY, July 5, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Woodland Park Middle School, 600 E. Kelly Rd
Who: Colorado Springs Philharmonic and Ceol Ceili (Irish folk music group)
Gates open: 5 p.m.
The celebrity conductor is Woodland Park city manager, David. Buttery. Patriotic music and salute to the fire-fighters planned.
View the updated press release.
32nd Annual Symphony Above The Clouds with Guest Conductor David Buttery
When: Thurs., July 5, 5:30 p.m. 2012
The UTE Pass Symphony Guild has announced the 32nd Annual Symphony Above The Clouds at Woodland Park Middle School, 600 East Kelly Road
WOODLAND PARK, CO: Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, and all the celebrations of our nation’s founding is being planned for the 32nd year on July 5 in Woodland Park, Colorado.
“An outdoor evening of fun with music by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic with associate conductor Thomas Wilson and Ceol Ceili (Irish folk music group).” said Nancy Spradling, UTE Pass Symphony Guild President.
The guest conductor is Woodland Park city manager, David Buttery.
The Russian is Coming! April 12th — Did We Mention There Would Be Vodka?
Don’t miss GLEB IVANOV, internationally renowned pianist!
With a personality to match, this larger-than-life talent captivates audiences worldwide and we are so fortunate to have this international star in our community for one performance!
“Eerily like the ghost of Horowitz, Mr. Ivanov engulfed the keyboard, rattling the rafters and thrilling the audience. His talent is larger than life.” – WASHINGTON TIMES
“Gleb Ivanov is…a young super-virtuoso, with musical sensitivity and an appreciation of style to go with the thunder and lightning.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Concert: 7:30 p.m.
Woodland Park High School
Vodka Tasting at TWEEDS provided by Gold Hill Liquor: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.