Monthly Archives: October 2017

STUDENT STORIES – Xavier Robinson (Drums)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Xavier Robinson, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Drums) degree program. What is your background in music and education? I started getting really into music and creating music when I first started actually playing drums. That was about 5 years ago in a high… Read more »

INTRODUCING PATRICK UNRUH (GUITAR INSTRUCTOR)

We caught up with our Commercial Music Performance (Guitar) instructor Patrick Unruh and picked his brain on his career, his role at DIME and tips on succeeding in the music industry. What is your role with DIME Denver? I am an Instructor with the guitar program here at DIME-Denver. I teach Technical Development and Improvisation… Read more »

Thunder Duo Masterclass: Gabor Dornyei & Kornel Havath

We have some very exciting news! Two of the worlds leading musicians will be doing a masterclass at DIME Denver next week! Hungarian artist Kornel Horvath was voted the “Best Percussionist in the world in 2016” by the readers of British magazine Rhythm. London, UK drummer Gabor Dornyei is one of the most in demand… Read more »

APPLY NOW for Spring/Fall 2018 – Pay no application fee!

ATTENTION: PERFORMERS, SONGWRITERS, MUSIC ENTREPRENEURS! Apply to one of the MSU Denver at DIME Denver bachelor’s degree programs, and pay no application fee! 1. Visit MSU Denvers website to begin your application. 2. Fill out all the required personal information and under program of interest select: Music, IDP – Detroit Inst. Mus. Ed., Bachelor of… Read more »

STUDENT STORIES – Jo Jakubowski (Music Industry Studies)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Jo Jakubowski, who is studying the Music Industry Studies degree program. Jo has performed in venues and cafes such as Bluebird Theater, Pre-K & Java Jam cafe, but can mainly be found hosting shows at local DIY venues like Club Scum and Seventh Circle Music… Read more »

STUDENT STORIES – Rachel Margulies (Bass)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Rachel Margulies, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Bass) degree program. What is your background in music and education? I took piano lessons when I was around 6 years old, but I got bored and dropped them a few years later. My sophomore year… Read more »

INTRODUCING PETER WOHELSKI (MUSIC INDUSTRY STUDIES INSTRUCTOR)

We caught up with our Music Industry Studies instructor Peter Wohelski and picked his brain on his career, his role at DIME and tips on succeeding in the music industry. What is your role with DIME Denver? I am a Music Business Studies instructor at DIME Denver. What is your current role in the music… Read more »

STUDENT STORIES – Emily Wedel (Vocals)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Emily Wedel, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Vocals) degree program. What is your background in music and education? I’ve been singing since I could make noise and joined every choral program I could so I was very classically trained. How did you find… Read more »

STUDENT STORIES – Heather Hunt (Guitar)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Heather Hunt, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Guitar) degree program. What is your background in music and education? My background in music is small. I’ve only taken on/off lessons, been in a few bands and jazz band. I don’t know much yet behind… Read more »

STUDENT STORIES – Alex Morales (Guitar)

DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Alex Morales, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Guitar) degree program. What is your background in music and education? I’ve been playing for years and have been in bands and touring since I was 14/15. How did you find out about DIME Denver? I… Read more »