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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.

Friday, June 22: Bonnie Lowdermilk at Caffe Sole

June 14, 2018 Caffe Sole 637R S. Broadway, Boulder 80305, Bonnie Lowdermilk (vocals,piano), Tom Gershwin (trumpet) Art Lande (piano), Gonzalo Teppa (bass), Paul Romaine (drums).  Dinner service 6-8:30, music sets at 7 & 8:45 Suggested music contribution $12.Masterful Musicians thinks it should be more!

Sat. June 16: Scott Martin Trio

June 14, 2018 Scott Andrew Martin’s jazz trio will be opening the new Arts Hub concert series in Lafayette (formerly Art Underground in Louisville) this Sat June 16, performance from 7-8:30 pm with reception before. With Gonzalo Teppa, Russ Meissner and Marylynn Gillespie


Tin Brother opens for OneRepublic at Red rocks

May 31, 2018 Tin Brother Quartet had a terrific event last week. They played the opening at Red Rocks for the Grammy award winning rock group, OneRepublic.  (One Republic has had several hits but the best known might be “Counting Stars’).  There were about 7,000 in the audience at Red Rocks.  Tin Brother played as everyone came into the amphitheater.  It was quite an honor to be selected. Masterful Musicians is so proud of this ensemble!




Pianist, Chad Lawson : NPR interview

May 9, 2018 NPR caught word of the Masterful Musicians, Chad Lawson’s new release and wanted to share it. Chad could not have been more grateful to have had the time with Scott Simon

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.