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...
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 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...
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...
Music student Enyou (Daniel) Wang was recently interviewed for "5 Questions" from the CWRU Daily.
From the Daily: After Enyou Wang’s first acting class at Case Western Reserve University two years ago, the instructor, theater lecturer Anaya Farrell, pulled him aside. She immediately recognized his innate fashion sense and authentic...
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...
Experience the magic of University Circle with a holiday tradition of concerts and a variety of jubilant events!
CWRU Saxophone Chamber Music
Holiday Music at Glow
Date: December 1, 2018, 2:00 pm
Location: Cleveland Botanical Garden
Enjoy all the wonders of the holiday season, including live performances by student musicians from the joint program of the Case...
Windi and Jazzi at Thirty: A Retrospective
Date: December 1, 2018 7:30 pm
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center, Grand Ballroom
The CWRU Department of Music celebrates the 30th anniversary of this campus tradition that brings together Symphonic Winds under the direction of Dr. Ryan Scherber and both campus Jazz Ensembles led Mr. Paul Ferguson (concert co-founder). Join us...
The Department of Music welcomed Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director of the “President’s Own” United States Marine Band, to lead a master class for music students at Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Music. Col. Fettig discussed conducting technique, interpretation and expressivity in performance, and how best...