The Center for Popular Music Studies and the Department of Music are happy to host Beyond Genre: Jazz as Popular Music (April 20-21).
The intersections of jazz and popular music are myriad. Louis Armstrong recorded with Jimmie Rodgers and Bessie Smith; Carlos Santana recorded with Alice Coltrane; Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a...
7:30pm | Thursday, April 19, 2018
Jazz Ensembles Spring Concert featuring Max Ventura, Senior Capstone Recital
Harkness Chapel (11200 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH)
Paul Ferguson, director
Jazz Ensemble II
Roll’Em Mary (Lou Williams) | Eric Maccaro, Piano
Stop Counting (Paul Ferguson) | Eric Maccaro, Piano
Boy Meets Horn (Duke Ellington)...
7:30pm | Thursday, April 26, 2018
(11200 Bellflower Road)
Steve Greenman, director
A concert of traditional East European Jewish instrumental folk music performed by CWRU and CIM students of the CWRU Klezmer Music Ensemble.
Evelyn Bravo, violin
Michaela Richter, violin
Ethan Bo, viola
Elias Weiskirch, clarinet
The CWRU Department of Music recently held its annual Concerto Competition, which is open to all undergraduate students enrolled in applied music lessons, regardless of major. This year’s recital took place on March 23 in Harkness Chapel and featured 17 soloists. We commend all of our students for their outstanding performances...
11:30am | Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tinkham Veale University Center, Ballroom C
11038 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH
Renowned drummer, Bill Bruford analyzes the creative processes of drumming using his own -- and other famous musicians' -- expertise and insights.
Sponsored by the Center for Popular Music Studies. This lecture is...
7:00pm | Monday, April 16, 2018
(11200 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH)
Julie Andrijeski, director
Reimagining a favorite tune, whether one’s own or the work of another, is a time-honored practice that continues to this day. On Second Thought highlights a few 18th-century composers with a knack for cover...
7:30pm | Friday, April 13, 2018
University Chorale & Case Camerata Chamber Orchestra
Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall (1855 Ansel Rd., Cleveland, OH)
Jason Falkofsky, director
Case Camerata Chamber Orchestra
David Ellis, director
Dvorak "Serenade for Strings"
Hagen "I Started Out...
4 pm | Friday, April 13, 2018
Harkness Chapel Classroom
(11200 Bellflower Rd, Cleveland, OH)
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...
3pm | Sunday, April 8th, 2018
Collegium & Early Music Singers, "Early Music for Springtime!"
Harkness Chapel (11200 Bellflower Road)
For his last Collegium Musicum concert, director Ross W. Duffin revisits a theme from one of the early programs he directed at CWRU: Early Music for Springtime. There are so many great works...
8pm | Saturday, April 7, 2018
Cornell Glee Club & Case Men's Glee Club, Great Lakes Tour
Church of the Covenant (11205 Euclid Ave.)
The Case Men's Glee Club, the Cornell Glee Club, will present a collaborative concert as part of their Great Lakes Tour (March 30-April 7). Join these...