itchy-O in performance
April 29, 2019

Platinum Ambassador Profile: itchy-O

Insight into the power of collective performance, anonymity and what to expect from the annual May 4 Sci-Fi Bash. (left photo: Studio Apocalypse) Denver-based itchy-O are an enigma. More of an experience than a “show,” the 50+ member ensemble dissolves the barrier between audience and performer in...
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Youth on Record Fellows 2019-2020 with Molina Speaks and Brent Adams, Director of Programs
April 12, 2019

Youth on Record Fellowship Program: Cohort Three Off and Running

Youth on Record’s third class of Fellows brings new dimensions to the program. Cohorts one and two were predominantly male, and their musical and artistic interests revolved around rap and hip-hop. This new cohort brings gender diversity and a wide range of arts and aesthetics. Musically, there are...
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Beatboxing Lesson
March 21, 2019

Boots and Cats: An Intro to Beatboxing

One of the very first lessons I do with a new class is something I call “Boots and Cats: An Intro to Beatboxing” where we learn the history of beatboxing, the anatomy of a drum kit, beat patterns, and a sprinkling of mic technique. I love being able to do this with my classes towards the beginning...
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Students work on music during Open Lab
March 18, 2019

Open Lab is Open!

Have you been to Open Lab? Do you want to record your songs, practice your instrument, or learn to produce the next hit beat? If so, Youth on Record’s after school program Open Lab is the perfect spot for you. If you are a youth between the ages of 14 and 20 you can join our program. Every Friday...
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The Trujillo Company (Robert Castro)
March 15, 2019

New Music Ambassador The Trujillo Company Wins Over Audiences, Donations

Ian Gassman
The Trujillo Company is one of Youth on Record’s newest Platinum Music Ambassadors. Last year, the fledgling rock duo donated 100 percent of its earnings from performances at Globe Hall and Summit Music Hall, raising $1,200 for Youth on Record’s cause. As frontman Mike Trujillo knows, a good rock...
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Edwina Maben
March 7, 2019

Interview with artist, Edwina Maben

Interviewed by Mona Magno, a Teaching Artist and Program Lead of FEMpowered. Mona: I am here with a wonderful young woman, Edwina Maben. Edwina is a 20 year old from Philadelphia who is now currently studying Recording Art and Computer Science at the University of Colorado Denver. She has been a...
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Fuicelli & Lee
December 14, 2018

Fuicelli & Lee Supports YOR

Fuicelli & Lee recently made an extraordinary donation to Youth on Record. They contributed the funds in honor of a client who tragically lost his life, at age 30, in a car accident two years ago. Mitchell Vandenburg, born in Loveland, Colorado, had risen to a level of national fame as a musician...
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December 11, 2018

The Golden One

The Golden One, is a next level talent show/philanthropy exhibition. Students had to partner up with a non profit they were passionate about and Senior, Ben Berube picked Youth on Record. "Ben did an amazing job, and his passion for your organization was heartwarming to me as the club sponsor and...
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Amy G Injury Firm
December 6, 2018

Amy G Injury Firm is sponsoring a family in need

Do you know a family that could use some extra holiday cheer? Nominate a deserving family today to be sponsored by Amy G Injury Firm for the holiday season. As part of the firm’s initiative to give back to the community in Aurora and Denver, Amy G Injury Firm is happy to announce its second annual...
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