Apollo’s Fire Wins Grammy for Album Featuring Senior Instructor Julie Andrijeski

Apollo’s Fire, Cleveland's baroque orchestra, won a Grammy award this week for an album featuring CWRU Department of Music Senior Instructor Julie Andrijeski. Apollo's Fire and tenor Karim Sulayman won Best Classical Solo Vocal Album for their recent album, "Songs of Orpheus." This was the first recording by Apollo’s Fire to receive...

Valentine’s Day Concert

Feb 14, 7:30pm | An exciting opportunity to see the incomparable trombonist Jiggs Whigham perform with the CWRU Jazz Ensembles, under the direction of Mr. Paul Ferguson. Catch a bite before the concert at one of the outstanding restaurants in University Circle, Uptown or nearby Little Italy. The best date night in...

[the daily] 5 questions with…groundbreaking musicologist Susan McClary

Dr. Susan McClary, Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music | Head of Musicology was featured in the February 8, 2019 edition of 5 questions with...  Read the daily article here. Susan McClary (Harvard PhD, 1976; Professor of Music at Case Western Reserve University) teaches courses in music history, music theory, and...

CIM Opera Theater & CWRU Baroque Ensembles Present Rameau’s Hippolyte et Aricie

Tickets on sale now! | The Cleveland Institute of Music Opera Theater—with guest director Ellen Hargis, conductor Harry Davidson, choreographer Julie Andrijeski (Artistic Coordinator of Historical Performance Ensembles) and the Case Western Reserve University Baroque Orchestra—will present Rameau’s Hippolyte et Aricie February 27–March 2 in Kulas Hall (CIM). These performances are presented...

Brittan Joins Editorial Board of “19th-Century Music”

Francesca Brittan, Associate Professor of Music, has joined the editorial board of 19th-Century Music. Published by the University of California Press, this journal is the leading venue for scholarship focused on music between 1780 and 1930, including "far-reaching investigations at the leading edge of musical and multidisciplinary scholarship.” More information at http://ncm.ucpress.edu/.

Department of Music Colloquia

Department of Music Colloquia provide a weekly forum for presentation and discussion of recent research by distinguished visitors and by CWRU faculty and graduate students in musicology, historical performance practice, and music education. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in Harkness Chapel, Classroom (except where noted). All are...