Date: June 16, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 15, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 14, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 13, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 12, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 11, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 10, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: June 9, 2019 8:00 am
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Website: https://bemf.org/

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!

Date: May 19, 2019 9:30 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://case.edu/commencement/guests

Join us in celebrating the academic accomplishments of the CWRU Class of 2019 on Sunday, May 19, 2019.

Dialogue Singing in Early Modern France as a Vehicle to Uncover a Practice of Virtuosic Bass Solo Performance

Date: May 9, 2019 7:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Devin Reddy, horn

Date: May 5, 2019 6:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: https://music.case.edu/

CWRU Department of Music undergraduate student Devin Reddy will present a senior recital on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the remarkable Florence Memorial Harkness Chapel. Devin studies with Meghan Guegold (CIM) and will graduate this spring as a double major in Biochemistry (BA)/Music (BA)/Pre-Health. This event is free and open to the public.

Alexis Balog, harp & Isabel McLeod, harp

Date: May 4, 2019 1:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: https://music.case.edu/

CWRU Department of Music undergraduate students Alexis Balog and Isabel McLeod will present a joint recital on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the remarkable Florence Memorial Harkness Chapel. Alexis will graduate this spring with a dual degree in Biology (BS) and Music (BA). Isabel studies Civil Engineering (BSE) and will graduate in spring 2020. Both students study with Jody Guinn (CIM). This event is free and open to the public.

Date: May 3, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Koch Hall

An evening performance by mixed chamber ensembles featuring piano, strings, and winds.

The Eloquent Oboe and The Soft Complaining Flute: Music for Eighteenth-Century Woodwind Solo

Date: May 2, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: https://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Kieran Aulak, percussion

Date: April 30, 2019 7:00 pm
Location: Denison Hall Music Facility, Spartan Rehearsal Hall
Website: https://music.case.edu/

CWRU Department of Music undergraduate student Kieran Aulak will present a senior recital on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the newly constructed Spartan Rehearsal Hall located in the Denison Hall Music Facility. Kieran studies with Matthew Larson (CIM) and will graduate this spring with a dual degree in Computer Science (BS)/Music (BA). This event is free and open to the public.

Nathaniel Dene Hoffman, violin

Date: April 28, 2019 7:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: https://music.case.edu/

CWRU Department of Music undergraduate student Nathaniel Dene Hoffman will present a senior recital on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the historical Florence Memorial Harkness Chapel. Nathaniel will graduate this spring with a dual degree in Mathematical Physics (BS) and Music (BA). This event is free and open to the public.

Spring Recital

Date: April 28, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

A recital featuring CWRU student pianists performing collaborative works.

Salzburg Splendor: Music of Heinrich I.F. Biber-Selections from Mensa sonora, Nisi Dominus, and Others

Date: April 26, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

One day, court composer Heinrich Biber left his post in Moravia to purchase some instruments from famed Austrian violin maker Jakob Stainer and never returned. Instead, he traveled to the Salzburg court, where he stayed for the rest of his life. Salzburg proved to be fertile ground for Biber, and he produced a rich array of music in many genres, from light, entertaining background music to deep, soulful song. Nisi Dominus, composed for a true low …Read More.

Pop-Up Student Showcase

Date: April 25, 2019 7:00 pm
Location: Denison Hall Music Facility, Spartan Rehearsal Hall

A collaborative concert featuring arrangements by CWRU students. This event will be held in the newly constructed Spartan Rehearsal Hall in the Denison Hall Music Facility.

Date: April 25, 2019 3:30 pm
Location: Facebook Live
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/309445733030009/

Incoming student with questions or high school junior starting your search?? Tune into the Facebook Live Q & A where we’ll answer your questions and discuss important topics relating to incoming undergraduate students and prospective rising high school seniors!

Sounds of the Shtetl 

Date: April 24, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Enter the world of the professional East European Jewish instrumentalist, the klezmer, and experience the sounds of the shtetl (Jewish village), the synagogue and the soulful and jubilant Jewish wedding. Bear witness to instrumental virtuosity, exuberant dances, nuanced table songs, and tearful bridal memories.

The Cadenza and Capriccio in Violin Concertos of the High Baroque 

Date: April 23, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Examining intersections between the cadenza and capriccio traditions in violin concerti by Pisendel, Tartini and Locatelli.

Ensalada Musical: Iberian Music of the 16th Century

Date: April 22, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

From variation on popular tunes to devotional villancicos, from sacred motets to instrumental fantasias, from simple songs with vihuela accompaniment to the complex and colorful ensalada, the Iberian Peninsula saw a proliferation of composition during the 16th century. Early Music Singers and Collegium present a mix to whet your appetite.

From Inventio to Actio: Rhetorical Figure, Textual Meaning, and Their Implications for Performance in Bach’s Obbligato Arias

Date: April 20, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Music Overview

Date: April 19, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

Music Overview

Date: April 18, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Atmospheres

Date: April 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

A program of works by Alan Hovhaness and Paul Hindemith, featuring Symphony No. 2, Mysterious Mountain (Hovhaness).

Borrowed Across Time

Date: April 14, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series.

Date: April 13, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Free and open to the public.

Date: April 12, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Free and open to the public.

“Power, Privacy, and Performance: The Gendered Song-Space of the Medieval Garden”

Date: April 12, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/colloquia/

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.

Music Overview

Date: April 12, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

Music Overview

Date: April 11, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

“Templar el violin”: Fiddlers and Social Mobility in New Spain

Date: April 9, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Music of the Baltic Sea

Date: April 5, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Joined by members of Earth and Air: String Orchestra.

“Future Paradise: Synthesis and Stevie Wonder’s Classic Period”

Date: April 5, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/colloquia/

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.

Music Overview

Date: April 5, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

Music Overview

Date: April 4, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 30, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/

A conference presented by the CWRU Music Education program and Center for Popular Music Studies, and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

“Teaching Teachers Vernacular Music” [Keynote Speaker: Music Education and Popular Music Conference]

Date: March 29, 2019 4:30 pm
Location: Denison Hall, Spartan Rehearsal Hall
Website: http://music.case.edu/colloquia/

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.

Music Overview

Date: March 29, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

It’s always a good day to visit us on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, but our open house days are really special. Visit CWRU during an open house and you can meet faculty, tour campus, sit in on classes, grab a meal at our dining halls, explore our study abroad options and learn more about the Department of Music, all in one jam-packed day.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 29, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/

A conference presented by the CWRU Music Education program and Center for Popular Music Studies, and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Enacting Curricular Change in Music Education through Vernacular Music

Date: March 28, 2019 6:30 pm
Location: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://music.case.edu/academics/musiced/vernacular-conference/

A conference presented by the CWRU Music Education Program and Center for Popular Music Studies, and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Music Overview

Date: March 28, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/cwru-open-house-registration-form/

Build a schedule to suit your interests. Attend classes, meet with faculty members and current students, explore University Circle and tour campus. Our admitted student programs are designed to expose students to the complete Case Western Reserve University experience.

A Century of Cello Virtuosity

Date: March 26, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/hpp

CWRU Historical Performance Practice Program graduate recital. Free and open to the public.

Dedications

Date: March 23, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

What (or who) motivates a composer to write music? Find out, as the students of String & Piano Chamber Music (MUEN 358) perform music by Mendelssohn, Mozart, Smetana, Brahms, and Ysaÿe.

Date: March 22, 2019 6:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

CWRU 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 3-5 winners will be selected.

“Assemblages, Habits of Coloniality, and Systemic Oppression in/through Music Education.”

Date: March 22, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/colloquia/

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.

A Family Affair: English Consort Music

Date: March 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Viols and violins did not always play nicely together. At the turn of the 17th century, the viols, a “family” of instruments that came in all different sizes, entertained courtiers with their luscious, noble sonorities. They were considered to be far superior to their poor cousins of the violin family, who were more apt to play raucous dance music in the streets. Little by little, however, the violins found their way into the court, and …Read More.

Date: March 11, 2019 9:00 am

We return to our Spring 2019 Concert Series with Baroque Chamber Ensembles on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in Harkness Chapel!