Posts Tagged: Denver

Masterclass: “How I Wrote This” With Songwriter Kayla Marque

Our team is excited to welcome the always excellent Kayla Marque for a masterclass this Thursday, February 14 at 1:30 pm. Kayla will perform a set of original songs, taking time to deconstruct her songwriting and composition process between each song. Kayla is very talented local performer who graced the cover of Westword Magazine last year…. Read more »

DIME Denver is hiring!

DIME Denver is now hiring! We are looking for a full-time receptionist to join our team immediately. The salary is between $30,000 to $33,000 based on experience, plus benefits. If you are hard-working and interested in joining a creative team focused on helping musicians achieve their dreams of long-term careers in the music industry, please send… Read more »

Student Spotlight: Dalton Thomas (Drums)

In partnership with Metropolitan State University of Denver, DIME Denver offers bachelor’s courses in Commercial Music Performance (Guitar, Bass, Drums, and Vocals), Commercial Songwriting, and Music Industry Studies. Our next semester starts on January 22, 2019! Find out more about all of our programs and how to apply by clicking below!  WHY DIME? INDIVIDUAL CLASSES FOR CREDIT… Read more »

Nov. 8th Ben Wysocki & Ted Hudson Masterclass

  ColorWheel is a music licensing agency started by Oscar and Grammy-nominated musicians based in Denver and Nashville. Ben Wysocki spent the past thirteen years touring internationally as the drummer in the fourtime Grammy-nominated band The Fray. He lives in Denver where he has worked with an array of artists as an engineer, producer, and… Read more »

FA18 Masterclass Series: Nov. 1 – MATT LEGGE

Matt is a Recording Engineer hailing from Nashville, TN with 2 Grammy winning albums (Best Country Album, Album of the Year) and 4 Billboard #1 songs. Credits include: Peter Frampton, Ringo Starr, Taylor Swift, Lorrie Morgan, Jerry Lee Lewis. His list of work speaks for itself!   DATE: Thursday, Nov. 1TIME: 1:30-2:30pm Our programs offer exclusive Masterclasses… Read more »

Denver Westword Magazine Spotlights DIME Denver

Denver Westword Magazine Spotlights MSU Denver at DIME Denver Music Degree Programs “After two decades of playing music, singer-songwriter and pianist Stephanie Ault found herself working as a project manager for a construction company. She tells Denver Westword Magazine that she had completely lost touch with herself. So she started looking for full-time work in music, perhaps… Read more »

How To Kill The Game 101 – Five Lessons From Ru Johnson

On September 26th, the reputable Ru Johnson presented an engaging Masterclass. Johnson shared a farewell lesson to the city that she’s experienced such success. She was generous with the successes and failures she’s encountered on her way. Her message included tips on making your mark as a musician, leveraging your power, and finding success in… Read more »

STUDENT STORY – DeVaughn’s “Riff of The Week”

STUDENT STORY – DeVaughn Aragon (Bass)  When you hear about a person with a birth defect, what’s the first thing that you think of? Probably not a musician. My name is DeVaughn Aragon, I’m a bass major at MSU Denver at DIME Denver.  I was born with a brachial plexus injury – this is my story…. Read more »

DENVER’S QUEEN-PIN OF HIP HOP HOSTS A MASTERCLASS AT DIME DENVER – A FAREWELL LESSON ON SURVIVING THE MILE HIGH

On Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 1:30 pm-2:30 pm, Ru Johnson and DIME Denver will present an intimate masterclass on the music industry in Denver. Ru Johnson and her company Roux Black consulting has been very influential to the music scene in Denver. Now, after almost a decade of shaping the scene, Ru Johnson is moving on to a new city and bigger stages… Read more »