7:30pm | Monday, April 23, 2018
"Spring Forth: Percussive Excursions"
CWRU Symphonic Winds and Percussion Ensemble
Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall (1855 Ansel Rd., Cleveland, OH)
Join the both the CWRU Percussion Ensemble and Symphonic Winds for a capstone concert to end our season. This concert will...
The Center for Popular Music Studies and the Department of Music are happy to host Beyond Genre: Jazz as Popular Music (April 20-21).
The intersections of jazz and popular music are myriad. Louis Armstrong recorded with Jimmie Rodgers and Bessie Smith; Carlos Santana recorded with Alice Coltrane; Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a...
7:30pm | Thursday, April 19, 2018
Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert featuring Max Ventura, Senior Capstone Recital
Harkness Chapel (11200 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH)
Paul Ferguson, director
Jazz Ensemble II
Roll’Em Mary (Lou Williams) | Eric Maccaro, Piano
Stop Counting (Paul Ferguson) | Eric Maccaro, Piano
Boy Meets Horn (Duke Ellington)...
7:30pm | Thursday, April 26, 2018
(11200 Bellflower Road)
Steve Greenman, director
A concert of traditional East European Jewish instrumental folk music performed by CWRU and CIM students of the CWRU Klezmer Music Ensemble.
Evelyn Bravo, violin
Michaela Richter, violin
Ethan Bo, viola
Elias Weiskirch, clarinet
The CWRU Department of Music recently held its annual Concerto Competition, which is open to all undergraduate students enrolled in applied music lessons, regardless of major. This year’s recital took place on March 23 in Harkness Chapel and featured 17 soloists. We commend all of our students for their outstanding performances...
11:30am | Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom C
11038 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH
Renowned drummer, Bill Bruford analyzes the creative processes of drumming using his own -- and other famous musicians' -- expertise and insights.
Sponsored by the Center for Popular Music Studies. This lecture is...