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July 9, 2018

Colorado Symphony Announces Return of Beethoven and Brews to Blue Moon Brewing Company – RiNo



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Nick Dobreff, Manager of Publicity and Community Relations   

616.485.3913 (m) – 303.308.2477 (o) 



Brett Mitchell leads the Colorado Symphony in performances of two Beethoven Overtures and more on October 10, 2018


July 9, 2018 – Denver, CO – The Colorado Symphony announces the next installment in their Beethoven and Brews series with Music Director Brett Mitchell conducting the Colorado Symphony in a performance featuring two of Ludwig van Beethoven’s most beloved Overtures at Blue Moon Brewing CompanyRiNo. Cellist Judith McIntyre performs as featured soloist on Elgar’s Sospiri and the ensemble rounds out the evening with works by Falla and Kodaly. The event will take place on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 beginning at 6:30 p.m.


A fan favorite since debuting in 2015, the Beethoven and Brews series pairs delicious beer with great music for an unforgettable and homegrown front-range experience. This will be the second Beethoven and Brews event at Blue Moon Brewing Company – RiNo, following an unforgettable performance of Beethoven Symphony No. 1 on March 7, 2018.


“The orchestra and I are so excited to bring Beethoven and Brews back to Blue Moon for another night of incredible music and beer,” says Music Director Brett Mitchell. “One of the coolest things about playing at Blue Moon is that the atmosphere is really intimate, which helps us break down the wall between us and our audience. We can’t wait to share this fantastic music (and beer) with everyone on October 10!”


As part of the festivities, Blue Moon Brewing CompanyRiNo will unveil a special Beethoven-themed beer during the event. Tickets for the event will include two pints of beer from Blue Moon’s extensive tap listing, light hors d’oeuvres, and standing room during the performance. Additional beverages will be available for purchase.


VIP package tickets will also be available and will include an exclusive, specialty tasting at Blue Moon’s private bar, a behind-the-scenes brewery tour, custom Blue Moon glassware, a Colorado Symphony ticket voucher, and VIP seating for the performance.


The festivities kick off at 6:30 p.m. with the concert scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. All seating will be general admission with tickets available at the Boettcher Concert Hall Box Office or online at beginning July 13 at 8:00 a.m. Online sales will stop at 5:30 p.m. the day before the event. If not sold out, general admission tickets will be available at the door for $65 beginning at 6:00 p.m. Standard ticket prices are $50 while VIP tickets are $80. You must be 21 or older to attend this event. Taste Responsibly.



Beethoven and Brews at Blue Moon Brewing CompanyRiNo

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 

Time: 6:30 p.m.  

Location: Blue Moon Brewing Company – 3750 Chestnut Pl, Denver, CO 80216






For more information or to request interviews, please contact:  

Nick Dobreff, Manager of Publicity and Community Relations – 303.308.2477 (o) 


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The 2018/19 Colorado Symphony Season is presented by Arrow Electronics. Support also provided by: The Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), 9News, and United Airlines.  



Tickets are available online at, by phone at 303.623.7876, and in person at the Boettcher Concert Hall Box Office, Denver Performing Arts Complex, 1000 14th Street. The Box Office is open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon  6 p.m.; and two hours prior to each performance.  



Blue Moon Brewing Company takes pride in the quality and creativity of its beers and embraces the process it takes to get there. Our founder dreamt up Blue Moon Belgian White while spending time living and learning in Belgium. Years later, we still pull inspiration from the people and places around us. Since our first creative twist in 1995 in Denver, we have continued to have fun experimenting and trying out new styles for our fans to enjoy. That’s why at Blue Moon Brewing Company, something’s always brewing. More information is available at



One of the leading orchestras in the United States, the Colorado Symphony Association is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization performing more than 150 concerts annually at Boettcher Concert Hall in downtown Denver and across Colorado. Led by Music Director Brett Mitchell, the Colorado Symphony is home to eighty full-time musicians, representing more than a dozen nations, and regularly welcomes the most celebrated artists from the world of symphonic music and beyond. In the last year, the Colorado Symphony served nearly 233,000 people attending live performances at concert and non-traditional venues throughout Colorado’s Front Range. In addition, over 265,000 people listen to the Colorado Symphony through Colorado Public Radio’s live broadcasts of classical content featuring concert recordings, in-studio performances of individual musicians and small ensembles, and live streaming of interviews and performances with artists. Recognized as an incubator of innovation, creativity, and excellence, the Colorado Symphony continually expands its reach through education, outreach, and programming. The Colorado Symphony partners with the state’s leading musical artists, cultural organizations, corporations, foundations, sports teams, and individuals to expose diverse audiences to the transformative power of music. To learn more, visit