Interview with Ellen Hargis by Anna O'Connell
What brought you to historical performance practice? What interested you about it?
Well, I started out as an instrumentalist. I was playing in my college collegium, pretty much for fun. I thought I might want to be a choral conductor someday, but I also thought...
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...
Dr. Susan McClary, Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music | Head of Musicology was featured in the February 8, 2019 edition of 5 questions with...
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Susan McClary (Harvard PhD, 1976; Professor of Music at Case Western Reserve University) teaches courses in music history, music theory, and...
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/.
Case Western Reserve University Department of Music is thrilled to share its Spring Concert Schedule, set to bring a groundbreaking masterpiece of the French Baroque and more to University Circle!
The outstanding schedule begins February 14, 7:30 p.m. (Harkness Chapel) with the Jazz Ensembles I & II | Valentine's Day Concert,...
Susan McClary has been named the next Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music. McClary, who joined the CWRU faculty in 2011, is one of the world’s most renowned musicologists. She has been awarded a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship (1995‐2000), the Otto Kinkeldey Award of the American Musicological Society (2005), Honorary Membership...
Daniel Fridley, a candidate for the Doctor of Musical Arts in Historical Performance Practice, was named an Albert Rees Davis Scholar in the S. Livingston Mather Scholarship Competition sponsored by The Singers’ Club of Cleveland. Fridley was one of four male singers to receive the award this year.
The scholarship is in...
Franz Welser-Möst, Music Director of The Cleveland Orchestra discusses his conception for The Prometheus Project and the idea of re-examining Beethoven’s music for modern audiences by looking at Beethoven’s own thoughts.
Click here to view this conversation with Franz Welser-Möst, Prof. Mark Evan Bonds (UNC), moderated by Prof. Francesca Brittan (CWRU).
6:00pm | Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Chamber Music in the Galleries
Cleveland Museum of Art (11150 East Blvd.)
The Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Ensembles present Earwitness Views from Traveling Musicians in conjunction with the Cleveland Museum of Art's current special exhibition Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe.
Chamber Music in the...
7:30pm | Sunday, April 29, 2018
String & Piano Chamber Music
Harkness Chapel (11022 Bellflower Rd., Cleveland)
Annie Fullard (CIM), director
CWRU students present performances of masterpieces from the chamber music repertoire. Click here for concert program.
Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue...