Congratulations to Kelli Minelli, PhD candidate in Historical Musicology (CWRU), for being named a 2019-2020 Freedman Student Fellow through the Kelvin Smith Library’s Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship! She will be working with Dr. Daniel Goldmark, Director of the Center for Popular Music Studies (CWRU), on the project “Mapping...
Peter Sellars visited the Department of Music at Case Western Reserve University on October 11, 2019 to share his knowledge and experience as a director. Sellars is world-renowned as a theater, opera and festival director for his groundbreaking interpretations of classic works.During his visit, Sellars held an open workshop...
Faculty, graduate students and alumni from the CWRU Department of Music will participate and present
at the American Musicological Society (AMS) conference in Boston Oct 31-Nov 3. The AMS venue, the Westin Waterfront Hotel, is located in the Seaport District.
Sessions presented/chaired by faculty, students or alumni of the Department...
The CWRU Department of Music will host a book discussion party on Lisa Huisman Koops’s Parenting Musically Friday, Nov. 8 at 4:00 p.m. in the Harkness Chapel Classroom. Koops’s presentation is part of the weekly Department of Music Colloquia series. A reception will follow.
About the book
Parents use music in family...
Karin Weston is the recipient of the 2019 Barbara Thornton Memorial Scholarship which supported her travel to Europe in summer 2019 to study Medieval music and the Occitan language.
Read about her studies in this Early Music America article.
Karin Weston founded Trobár with 2017 Thornton Scholarship recipient Allison Monroe and Elena Mullins three years...
Open Workshop with Peter Sellars
(all CWRU/CIM faculty and students welcome to attend)
Date: Friday, October 11, 2019, 1:00-3:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
The Department of Music opens Harkness Chapel to the wider CWRU/CIM community. Join us in the audience as Peter Sellars coaches students in an intimate setting.
Department of Music Colloquium
Students, alumni, parents & families...celebrate Case Western Reserve University Homecoming! A spirited student tradition combined with an alumni reunion and parents weekend, Homecoming is designed for anyone and everyone affiliated with the university.
Homecoming offers a wide range of programming, from academic lectures to social gatherings. Whether you are alumni,...
Violinist Alice Culin-Ellison grew up in Louisville, Kentucky, went away for college, and came back. Now she’s the common thread between Bourbon Baroque and Incantare, two early-music groups making some noise, as they say, both at home and beyond.
READ MORE ABOUT THE CONNECTION HERE
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
DIVE INTO MAVIS STAPLES' INFLUENCE AND IMPACT WITH FOUR PANELISTS IN FREE EDUCATIONAL SYMPOSIUM
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom A (11038 Bellflower Rd, Cleveland, OH)
Time: Doors open at 6pm, the program will be hosted 6:30 - 9:00pm with a brief intermission
To attend, please RSVP for...
Department of Music Colloquia provide a weekly forum for presentation and discussion of recent research by distinguished visitors, 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 free and open...