Music Overview

Date: February 18, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Guilford Parlor
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

“The Scholarship of Writing a Method Book: From Pedagogy to Practice”

Date: February 22, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Choral Showcase Invitational Concert

Date: February 22, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series.

Date: February 24, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Mixon Hall (CIM)

This recital commemorating the 50th anniversary of the CWRU/CIM Joint Music Program will feature several of our acclaimed JMP faculty members. Presented by the Music Undergraduate Involvement Committee (M.U.S.I.C.) of the Case Western Reserve University Department of Music.

A Joint Music Program Production of the Baroque Opera Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau. Tickets required. Hippolyte et Aricie takes us into a magical world of heroes and lovers, goddesses and monsters, forest creatures, sailors and hunters. Its rich orchestration and thrilling vocal writing tell a compelling story (based on Racine’s Phèdre) of the young lovers Hippolyte and Aricie kept apart by their devotion to the goddess Diana and by Phèdre’s illicit love for her stepson.

A Joint Music Program Production of the Baroque Opera Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau. Tickets required. Hippolyte et Aricie takes us into a magical world of heroes and lovers, goddesses and monsters, forest creatures, sailors and hunters. Its rich orchestration and thrilling vocal writing tell a compelling story (based on Racine’s Phèdre) of the young lovers Hippolyte and Aricie kept apart by their devotion to the goddess Diana and by Phèdre’s illicit love for her stepson.

“Blood on Fire: Sex, Music, and Dance from Minstrelsy to Jazz” 

Date: March 1, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Baldwin Wallace Men’s Chorus Invitational

Date: March 1, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Kulas Music Arts Building, Gamble Auditorium (Baldwin Wallace University)
Website: https://www.bw.edu/events/2019/conservatory/03-01-CMS-Mens-Chorus

Featuring choirs from Case Western Reserve University, Baldwin Wallace University, Saint Ignatius High School, Stow-Monroe High School, North Royalton High School, Elyria High School, and Olmsted Falls Middle School. For more information about this performance contact the Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music Concert & Events | Phone: 440.826.2365.

A Joint Music Program Production of the Baroque Opera Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau. Tickets required. Hippolyte et Aricie takes us into a magical world of heroes and lovers, goddesses and monsters, forest creatures, sailors and hunters. Its rich orchestration and thrilling vocal writing tell a compelling story (based on Racine’s Phèdre) of the young lovers Hippolyte and Aricie kept apart by their devotion to the goddess Diana and by Phèdre’s illicit love for her stepson.

A Joint Music Program Production of the Baroque Opera Hippolyte et Aricie by Jean-Philippe Rameau. Tickets required. Hippolyte et Aricie takes us into a magical world of heroes and lovers, goddesses and monsters, forest creatures, sailors and hunters. Its rich orchestration and thrilling vocal writing tell a compelling story (based on Racine’s Phèdre) of the young lovers Hippolyte and Aricie kept apart by their devotion to the goddess Diana and by Phèdre’s illicit love for her stepson.

Folk Expressions

Date: March 3, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

A combined orchestra concert of Russian Romantic composer, Alexander Borodin, featuring Concerto Competition winner Julie Kim, violin, performing Aram Khachaturian, Concerto for Violin. 

Date: March 4, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series.

A Family Affair: English Consort Music

Date: March 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Viols and violins did not always play nicely together. At the turn of the 17th century, the viols, a “family” of instruments that came in all different sizes, entertained courtiers with their luscious, noble sonorities. They were considered to be far superior to their poor cousins of the violin family, who were more apt to play raucous dance music in the streets. Little by little, however, the violins found their way into the court, and …Read More.

“Assemblages, Habits of Coloniality, and Systemic Oppression in/through Music Education.”

Date: March 22, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Date: March 22, 2019 6:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

CWRU students compete in recital format for an opportunity to perform a concerto with Symphony Orchestra or Symphonic Winds the following academic year.

A Century of Cello Virtuosity

Date: March 26, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 28, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: http://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/?fbclid=IwAR1iw6lokhmEiHEO-zgU_F9uTkzDt6NwvgtCE7VmtrhDxoZ6ItPitoVKa10

March 28-30, 2019 | Registration is now open! Conference presented by the music education program of the CWRU Department of Music and the Center for Popular Music Studies.

Music Overview

Date: March 28, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 29, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: http://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/?fbclid=IwAR1iw6lokhmEiHEO-zgU_F9uTkzDt6NwvgtCE7VmtrhDxoZ6ItPitoVKa10

March 28-30, 2019 | Registration is now open! Conference presented by the music education program of the CWRU Department of Music and the Center for Popular Music Studies.

Music Overview

Date: March 29, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

“Teaching Teachers Vernacular Music” [Keynote Speaker: Music Education and Popular Music Conference]

Date: March 29, 2019 4:30 pm
Location: Denison Hall, Spartan Rehearsal Hall
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 30, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: http://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/?fbclid=IwAR1iw6lokhmEiHEO-zgU_F9uTkzDt6NwvgtCE7VmtrhDxoZ6ItPitoVKa10

March 28-30, 2019 | Registration is now open! Conference presented by the music education program of the CWRU Department of Music and the Center for Popular Music Studies.

Music Overview

Date: April 4, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Music Overview

Date: April 5, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

“Future Paradise: Synthesis and Stevie Wonder’s Classic Period”

Date: April 5, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Date: April 5, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Free and open to the public.

“Templar el violin”: Fiddlers and Social Mobility in New Spain

Date: April 9, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Music Overview

Date: April 11, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Music Overview

Date: April 12, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

“Power, Privacy, and Performance: The Gendered Song-Space of the Medieval Garden”

Date: April 12, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/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.

Date: April 12, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Free and open to the public.

Date: April 13, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Free and open to the public.

Date: April 14, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series.

Date: April 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

A spring concert featuring works by Alan Hovhaness and Paul Hindemith.

Music Overview

Date: April 18, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Music Overview

Date: April 19, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

From Inventio to Actio: Rhetorical Figure, Textual Meaning, and Their Implications for Performance in Bach’s Obbligato Arias

Date: April 20, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Motets of Germany and France

Date: April 20, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Ensalada Musical: Iberian Music of the 16th Century

Date: April 22, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

From variation on popular tunes to devotional villancicos, from sacred motets to instrumental fantasias, from simple songs with vihuela accompaniment to the complex and colorful ensalada, the Iberian Peninsula saw a proliferation of composition during the 16th century. Early Music Singers and Collegium present a mix to whet your appetite.

The Fermata in the 18th and 19th Centuries

Date: April 23, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Sounds of the Shtetl 

Date: April 24, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Enter the world of the professional East European Jewish instrumentalist, the klezmer, and experience the sounds of the shtetl (Jewish village), the synagogue and the soulful and jubilant Jewish wedding. Bear witness to instrumental virtuosity, exuberant dances, nuanced table songs, and tearful bridal memories.

Date: April 25, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Musicians from the joint program of the Case Western Reserve University Department of Music and the Cleveland Institute of Music perform in mixed chamber ensembles featuring percussion, piano, strings, winds, and brass.

Salzburg Splendor: Music of Heinrich I.F. Biber-Selections from Mensa sonora, Nisi Dominus, and Others

Date: April 26, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

One day, court composer Heinrich Biber left his post in Moravia to purchase some instruments from famed Austrian violin maker Jakob Stainer and never returned. Instead, he traveled to the Salzburg court, where he stayed for the rest of his life. Salzburg proved to be fertile ground for Biber, and he produced a rich array of music in many genres, from light, entertaining background music to deep, soulful song. Nisi Dominus, composed for a true low …Read More.

Spring Recital

Date: April 28, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

A recital featuring CWRU student pianists performing collaborative works.

Date: May 3, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Koch Hall

An evening performance by mixed chamber ensembles featuring percussion, piano, strings, winds, and brass.

Dialogue Singing in Early Modern France as a Vehicle to Uncover a Practice of Virtuosic Bass Solo Performance

Date: May 9, 2019 7:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

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