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Alice Culin-Ellison Named Bourbon Baroque Partner

Date posted: June 12th, 2017


The Board of Directors and Founding Artistic Director John Austin Clark of Bourbon Baroque have selected Alice Culin-Elison as artistic partner for Bourbon Baroque effective immediately. …Read more.

Acis and Galatea, Now Available on YouTube

Date posted: June 8th, 2017

May 1 and 2, 2017 the Historical Performance Program presented Acis and Galatea at Harkness Chapel.  The production can now be viewed on YouTube.  
Acis & Galatea: Act 1
Acis & Galatea: Act 2

 
This mythical story of love, death and redemption between a shepherd, a sea nymph and a one-eyed giant (Cyclops) is masterfully brought to life by Handel’s musical imagination. …Read more.

Scherber to be Appointed Assistant Professor and Director of Bands

Date posted: June 7th, 2017

 
Dr. Ryan Scherber, who has served as Full-Time Lecturer in the Department of Music since 2014 and as Interim Director of Bands since 2016, will be appointed Assistant Professor in Music Education and Director of Bands, effective July 1, 2017. …Read more.

Allison Monroe Awarded Barbara Thornton Memorial Scholarship from Early Music America

Date posted: May 15th, 2017

Congratulations to Allison Monroe! Monroe was awarded the 2017, Barbara Thornton Memorial Scholarship from Early Music America. This award is given by EMA to “an outstanding and highly-motivated (and possibly unconventional) young performer of medieval music who seeks to widen his/her experience through more advanced study and/or auditions in Europe.”  The recipient is chosen by a jury of musicians who knew or worked with the great medieval music specialist and teacher, Barbara Thornton (1950-1998), who came to Europe from New York in 1970, filled with plans to study early music, and went on to co-found the medieval music ensemble Sequentia with Benjamin Bagby in 1977. …Read more.

Lisa Koops, Associate Professor of Music Education (CWRU) Wins Grammy Foundation Grant

Date posted: May 9th, 2017

 
Singing together in the car or a lullaby before bed, discussing issues of power and privilege raised in the musical Hamilton, or improvising lyrics to a catchy melody—these are among the many ways music can be its own instrument in interactions between parents and children. …Read more.

Three Department of Music Graduate Students Receive Awards

Date posted: May 5th, 2017

Daniel Batchelder, PhD candidate in musicology, received the Graduate Dean’s Instructional Excellence Award.
Mandy Smith, PhD candidate in musicology, received the Graduate Student Appreciation Award. …Read more.

2017-18 Leonard and Joan Ronis Annual Memorial Recital Winners

Date posted: May 4th, 2017

Congratulations to our 2017-18 Leonard and Joan Ronis Annual Memorial Recital Winners!
William (Will) Spallino, trombone
Madeline (Maddy) Yankell, soprano
As co-winners of the prize, Will and Maddy will jointly perform the Ronis Memorial Recital in late October, 2017, and will be honored at the undergraduate awards ceremony in the spring of 2018. …Read more.

Acis and Galatea – an Opera by Handel

Date posted: April 24th, 2017

Monday and Tuesday, May 1 & 2 2017,  7:30pm, Harkness Chapel (free admission).  After a 30-year hiatus, the CWRU Historical Performance program is proud to bring George Frederick Handel’s magnificent pastoral opera Acis and Galatea once again to Harkness Chapel. …Read more.

CWRU Recital: Margaret Haigh, soprano (DMA) | “Welt, gute Nacht: A Journey from Loss to Contentment”

Date posted: April 19th, 2017


Margaret Haigh will be giving a recital entitled “Welt, gute Nacht: A Journey from Loss to Contentment” on Friday, April 21st at 6:00PM. The location will be Reinberger Hall in the Cleveland Museum of Art (11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106).  …Read more.

Case University Circle Symphony Orchestra

Date posted: April 19th, 2017


Case University Circle Symphony Orchestra (CUCSO) will be performing on Monday, April 24th at 7:30PM in the Maltz Performing Arts Center. They will led by Dr.  …Read more.

Symphonic Winds and Jazz Ensemble

Date posted: April 19th, 2017


Symphonic Winds and Jazz Ensemble will perform a joint concert on Sunday, April 23rd, at 3:00 PM in the Maltz Performing Arts Center. …Read more.

String and Piano Chamber Music

Date posted: April 19th, 2017


Annie Fullard, director of Chamber Music at CIM, will be hosting a Student Chamber Recital on Saturday, April 22nd at 3:00 PM in Harkness Chapel. …Read more.

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