From The Daily:
As a musician, Ken Wendt realized the gear surrounding him and his instruments played a critical role in presenting his craft to the world.
So Wendt, who plays trumpet and drums, immersed himself in a different side of music: the technology supporting it. As he learned more about...
From Early Music America:
Early Music America has announced the recipient of the biennial Barbara Thornton Memorial Scholarship, selected by an independent panel of judges.
Karin Weston has been awarded the Barbara Thornton Memorial Scholarship for 2019. Karin will attend a summer course with Micrologus in Spello, Italy, and will also pursue study of the...
From Open Culture: “For sixty years, conventional wisdom has told us that women generally did not perform rock and roll during the 1950s,” writes Leah Branstetter, Ph.D. candidate in musicology at Case Western Reserve University. Like so many cultural forms into which we are initiated, through education, personal interest, and general...
The Spring | Summer 2019 issue of the College of Arts and Sciences art|sci magazine celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Joint Music Program, an educational and artistic collaboration between Case Western Reserve and the Cleveland Institute of Music.
Read the issue here: https://artsci.case.edu/magazine/.
The 2018-19 academic year marks the 50th...
Faculty and students of the Case Western Reserve University Historical Performance Practice Program will participate in
The Boston Early Music Festival (BEMF), a weeklong celebration from June 9-16, 2019, with stunning Baroque operas, thrilling concerts, a premier early music trade show, and so much more!
CWRU HPP graduate students and scholars...
Congratulations to our co-winners of the 2019-20 Leonard and Joan Ronis Annual Memorial Recital Prize, Diane Jo, violin and Karen Ji, piano.
As co-winners of the prize, Diane and Karen will jointly perform the Ronis Memorial Recital in late October and will be honored at the undergraduate awards ceremony in...
Each spring, CWRU undergraduate students compete in recital format for an opportunity to perform as a soloist with Symphony Orchestra or Symphonic Winds the following academic year. Up to 5 winners are selected during this highly anticipated event. The Department of Music is proud to offer this competition each...
If you wanted to hear your favorite song at the turn of the 20th century, then someone had to play it.
So, it was essential to have the sheet music with the song's notes and lyrics.
Case Western Reserve University director of popular music studies Daniel Goldmark has a...
Music Education and Popular Music Conference
March 28-30, 2019
Case Western Reserve University | Cleveland, Ohio
Presented by the CWRU Music Education Program and Center for Popular Music Studies, and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Calls for curricular change in music education abound, but how can we bring this change to...
Matthew Garrett, associate professor of music education and coordinator of undergraduate studies in music and music education, has been appointed director of the University Center for Innovation in Teaching and Education (UCITE). Garrett had previously served as UCITE’s interim director since August 2017.
Since 2016, Garrett has been...