Listed Under: Cello


October 28: Benet Hill Monastery

October 24, 2018 join us at the beautiful Benet Hill Monastery for the wonders of baroque music from distant lands.  Music from František Tůma, Juan Bautista Cabanilles, Marcin Mielczewski, Johan Roman, Sybrandt van Noordt and more. Sunday, October 28th at 2:30pm Visit Parish House Baroque

Sphere Ensemble : September 15 & 16

August 31, 2018 talented ensemble is hosting their “Season Opener”. This concert set will feature Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings and other pieces including works by Paul McCartney, Phish, Debussy, Satie, and more.  There are so many Masterful Musicians in this group. It will feel like a reunion, not just a Kick A$$ concert.

Kari Clifton

June 26, 2018 Kari  is actively involved in a number of musical projects and collaborations in multiple genres including classical, jazz, rock, pop, indie, alternative, folk, as well as new works by 21st century composers. As a classically trained musician with a love for all musical styles, Kari aims to bridge the gap between classical music and just about everything else. She performs regularly at weddings, events, and churches in the Denver area and enjoys teaching cello as well as beginning-level violin and piano. Kari began playing the cello at the age of ten. She has played in the Jefferson County All-county orchestra during her middle and high school years.  Kari has earned a Bachelors of Music in Cello Performance and is currently pursuing an additional degree in Jazz. While playing with the Metropolitan State Symphony Orchestra, she held positions as principal cellist. She plays classical, jazz and contemporary music. She is able to read treble clef, bass clef & Charts, which opens up a huge variety of music for you.

Saturday May 12: Parish House Baroque

May 7, 2018 A treat for Mother’s Day weekend!  Masterful Musicians Elisa Wicks and crew will help you travel to 17th century Italy on Mother’s Day weekend without leaving Colorado Springs!Parish House Baroque will present stunning Italian baroque gems from Corelli, Vivaldi, Uccellini, Legrenzi, Castello & more on Saturday, May 12th at 7:30pm, First Lutheran Church in the sanctuary. Join us for an affordable and beautiful evening of Italian baroque works on period instruments.


Father wrote song for his Daughter’s wedding

March 26, 2018 Masterful Musicians helps to create a truly personal musical experience. Below is a casual rehearsal. The Father of The Bride WROTE his own music for his daughter. We recorded it as a gift to the Schmerling family.


The Magnificent Adam Bodine has released a NEW Album

June 27, 2017 Adam has a NEW Album! Opus Reminiscence! He had the great pleasure of working with an awesome ensemble of friends including Jean-Luc Davis (bass), Kevin Matthews (drums), Andrew Vogt (soprano and tenor saxophones, clarinet), Tom Gershwin (trumpet), Greg Harris (vibraphone) and Kari Clifton (cello). The sessions took place back in March at Denver’s illustrious Mighty Fine Productions and were recorded and mixed by sound wizard Colin

Spinphony with a few extra Masterful Musicians

May 18, 2017 his is just plain fun! So many of our favorite musicians including by the fabulous SPINPHONY: Brett Omarra, Michaela Borth, Anna Morris, Kari Clifton, Jonathan Barlow, and Adrienne Short. Spinphony combines classical & pop tunes. It breathes life & joy to both styles!