“Risk Rhetoric in Jazz Discourse: Gendering Improvisational Unknowns” “‘Women Like Her Cannot Be Contained’: Viewership and Musical Rupture in Beyoncé’s Lemonade (2016)”

Date: October 25, 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. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in Harkness Chapel, Classroom (except where noted).  Free and open to the public. Receptions follow.

Leonard and Joan Terr Ronis Annual Memorial Recital

Date: October 27, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Diane Jo, violin and Karen Ji, piano About the Recital Leonard Ronis established the Joan Terr Ronis Recital Prize in 1996 as a memorial to his wife, the well-known Cleveland piano soloist, chamber music artist and teacher. The prize and recital are presented after a competition held each spring among undergraduate music students attending Case Western Reserve University. Mr. Ronis, a lifelong supporter of CWRU and the arts, was nationally known for his role in …Read More.

Dufay in Italy

Date: October 27, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Among the most famous musicians of the 15th Century, Guillaume Dufay travelled widely beyond his humble beginnings in Cambrai. Join us for this program of celebratory songs, beguiling cantilena settings, and fascinating isorhythmic motets from Dufay’s Italian sojourns. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd.   For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness …Read More.

Êglise, chambre et théâtre

Date: November 3, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Sacred motets, secular love songs, instrumental chamber music, theatrical dances and dance airs from the French court around the turn of the 18th century Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

“From the Media to Parents and Back Again: Media Messaging on Parents and Music”

Date: November 8, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel, Classroom
Website: http://music.case.edu/colloquia/

The Case Western Reserve University Department of Music will host a book discussion party on Lisa Huisman Koop’s Parenting Musically Friday, Nov 8 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Harkness Chapel Classroom. Koops’s presentation is part of the weekly Department of Music Colloquia series.  A reception will follow the talk.

We’ll Do It Their Way

Date: November 8, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Celebrating music by exceptional teacher-performers from the 18th century; includes works by Francesco Geminiani, Georg Muffat, and Johann Joachim Quantz. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

Fall Concert

Date: November 10, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

A performance of works for chamber orchestra featuring Steven Greenman’s Klezmer Concert Suite for Solo Violin and Orchestra. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

Date: November 11, 2019 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://music.case.edu/prospective-undergraduate-students/application-procedures/

Students applying to the BS program in Music Education must complete a live audition/interview in addition to the Arts Supplement. Both video conference and on-campus options are available. Students applying to the Music Education program should submit their Common Application and corresponding Arts Supplement materials as soon as possible and well ahead of the posted deadlines to allow ample preparation time. Eligible students will be contacted directly for scheduling.

Open House Program

Date: November 11, 2019 11:30 am
Location: Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom (1st-floor)
Website: https://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.

“Engaged Opera: South Africa, Social Justice, and the Isango Ensemble”

Date: November 15, 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. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in Harkness Chapel, Classroom (except where noted).  Free and open to the public. Receptions follow.

Divine and Mortal love in the 17th Century

Date: November 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: https://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Sarah Coffman (soprano), a graduate student of the CWRU Historical Performance Practice program, performs her DMA recital in Harkness Chapel.

Fall Choral Weekend, Part I

Date: November 15, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Choral music moves souls and fosters community as many voices unite together in this first concert of the Fall Choral Weekend. Featuring the University Chorale, a treble-voice ensemble, and the Case Concert Choir, a mixed-voice chorus. Free and open to the public. Free parking available. Directions

Fall Choral Weekend, Part II

Date: November 16, 2019 8:00 pm
Location: Church of the Covenant

Share an evening of fellowship and tradition with the Case Men’s Glee Club, the oldest continually operating student organization at CWRU, dating back to 1897. Free and open to the public. Free parking available. Directions

Blue and Gold: Building Connections

Date: November 17, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

A concert dedicated to building connections between the CWRU Orchestra Program and local schools.  This first collaboration performance will feature the Beachwood High School Orchestra and the Case/University Circle Symphony Orchestra playing individually and in combination. This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series. These events are free, but registration is required. Reserve your tickets here. Parking passes may be purchased in advance for each performance for a nominal amount. Paid parking available upon arrival …Read More.

Fall Concert

Date: November 18, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall
Website: https://case.edu/maltzcenter/silverhallseries

Join the CWRU Symphonic Winds and Percussion Ensemble for a  program featuring Concerto Competition winner Jonathan O’Brien, alto saxophone soloist, performing Jacques Ibert’s Concertino da Camera. This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series. These events are free, but registration is required. Reserve your tickets here. Parking passes may be purchased in advance for each performance for a nominal amount. Paid parking available upon arrival in the MPAC lot. Shuttle service provided for this event. …Read More.

“What We Might Learn from Listening to the Voices of Adolescent Musicians”

Date: November 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. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in Harkness Chapel, Classroom (except where noted).  Free and open to the public. Receptions follow.

Fall Concert

Date: November 23, 2019 3:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

A program featuring CWRU String and Piano students as they perform varied chamber music repertoire. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd.   For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

Il cortegiano ed il paesano

Date: November 24, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel
Website: http://music.case.edu/centers-and-areas-of-study/historical-performance-practice/

Courtly and popular music of 16th- and 17th-century Italy for a variety of winds and strings, including balli, motets, madrigals and canzoni. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

Fall Concert

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

Chamber Music featuring an eclectic mix of beauty, styles, genres and instrumentations with something for everyone. Experience chamber music as it was intended, up close and personal! Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

The Birth of the String Quartet

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

Join the Baroque Chamber Ensembles as they explore how Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven created this superb form of chamber music. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel this event has been moved from November 21

Fall Recital

Date: December 7, 2019 4:00 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

A program featuring CWRU student pianists performing collaborative works. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and East Blvd. For more information on Harkness Chapel and directions: Harkness Chapel

Leben Zol Bessarabia! (Long Live Bessarabia!)

Date: December 8, 2019 7:30 pm
Location: Harkness Chapel

Join the Klezmer Music Ensemble for dynamic and thrilling repertoire from Bessarabia, a unique multi-ethnic melting pot in Eastern Europe. The region was important for the creation and expansion of klezmer music, resulting in the hybrid Jewish/Romanian/Moldavian style that later became the basis for Yiddish dance music of 20th-century America. Free and open to the public. Paid parking available in the Ford Avenue garage, Severance Hall garage or at the meters along Bellflower Road and …Read More.

Date: February 17, 2020 9:00 am
Location: Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
Website: https://music.case.edu/prospective-undergraduate-students/application-procedures/

Students applying to the BS program in Music Education must complete a live audition/interview in addition to the Arts Supplement. Both video conference and on-campus options are available. Students applying to the Music Education program should submit their Common Application and corresponding Arts Supplement materials as soon as possible and well ahead of the posted deadlines to allow ample preparation time. Eligible students will be contacted directly for scheduling.

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