The Case Western Reserve University Department of Music conducts more than 20 ensembles—some limited to students and others open to the greater campus community.
Many of these ensembles will hold auditions during the first week of classes (beginning Monday, Aug. 27). Each ensemble’s eligibility requirements and audition information is available on its...
Announcing a spring 2019 conference entitled "Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music," to be hosted at Case Western Reserve University from March 28-30, 2019.
For the detailed call for proposals please visit the conference website. Submissions must be received by September 24, 2018. More details about keynote...
Congratulations to music education faculty member Nathan Kruse who was named the 2018 Distinguished Alum for the University of New Mexico’s College of Fine Arts. He gave a graduation address at the Spring Convocation on May 10 at the KiMo Theatre in downtown Albuquerque, where he spoke about his...
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).
Congratulations to our co-winners of the 2018-2019 Leonard and Joan Ronis Annual Memorial Recital Prize, Devin Reddy, horn and Jason Linn, trombone.
As co-winners of the prize, Devin and Jason will jointly perform the Ronis Memorial Recital on October 28, 2018, in Harkness Chapel (3pm) and will be honored at...
5pm | Saturday, May 5, 2018
A Musical Celebration of Ross Duffin
Harkness Chapel (11200 Bellflower Road, Cleveland)
Concert in honor of Professor Duffin on the occasion of his retirement, featuring performances of early music by current and former students and faculty in the CWRU Historical Performance Practice program. Free and open...
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...
4:00pm | Sunday, April 29, 2018
Keyboard Ensemble Recital
Harkness Chapel (11200 Bellflower Rd., Cleveland)
A recital featuring CWRU student pianists collaborative performances with piano duet, piano triet, flute, trumpet, horn, violin. Works by Beethoven, Boehme, Mozart, Schumann, Ravina, Widor, Boukouvalas, Poulenc.
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...
Photo credit: Chanel Parrott Apsey
Composer Carl Schimmel (CAS ’97, music and mathematics) has received a fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to support his work in composition. Schimmel is Associate Professor of Music at Illinois State University.
From the CWRU College of Arts and Sciences:
5 Questions: Carl Schimmel,...