Music Department

Calendar of Events

May 2015

Sunday, May 3 at 3:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Keyboard Conversations Gala with Jeffrey Siegel
Popular Piano Classics*

Well loved, familiar piano masterpieces that never lose their appeal or go out of style!  Chopin's Grand Polonaise in E Flat, Gershwin's bluesy Prelude, Rachmaninoff's gorgeous and imaginative 18th Variation on Paganini's famous melody, Debussey's Clair de lune, - and much more.

*Tickets may be reserved by contacting (216) 687.5018. Tickets are also available at the door. Cash, check (payable to Cleveland State University) or credit card (VISA, MasterCard and Discover) are accepted. For more information click here. http://csuohio.edu/concertseries/kc/.

Wednesday, May 6 at 8:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital
Faculty Recital
John Perrine, saxophone and Ellen Breakfield-Glick, clarinet
Guest Artists - Denella Sing, piano
Michelle Abraham, violin
Solomon Liang, violin
Joseph LoCicero, viola
Erica Snowden, cello
Program features works by
Mozart - Quintet in A Major for Clarinet and String Quartet K. 581
Bonneau - Piece Concertante Dans L'Esprit Jazz
Heath - Concerto for Soprano Saxophone (the Celtic)

Saturday, May 9 at 7:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital - Erica Snowden, Cellist
Featuring guitarist, Christopher Crecelius
Program features works by Bach and Gnattali

Saturday, May 16 at 2:30 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Harp Studio of Jody Guinn
Jody Guinn, Instructor of Harp, Cleveland State University

Friday, May 22 at 5:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
OPEN REHEARSAL
Guest Artist Recital – Yigal Meltzer, Principal Trumpet of the Israel Philharmonic.

Sunday, May 24 at 7:00pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Guest Artist Recital – Yigal Meltzer, Principal Trumpet of the Israel Philharmonic.
Deborah Yasutake, Piano and Shachar Israel, Assistant Principal Trombone Cleveland Orchestra.
Program: Bellini  – Concerto in Trumpet Concerto in E-flat major; Ben-Haim – Three Songs Without Words; Henderson – Variation Movements for Solo Trumpet; Hindemith – Sonata;  Holdheim – Sonata for Trumpet and Piano; Brahms – Two Songs.

Summer 2015

Saturday, June 6 – Sunday, June 14
Music and Communication Building
2015 Cleveland Trombone Seminar
Shachar Israel, director

Events - Faculty Recitals and Concerts

Saturday, June 6 at 4:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Shachar Israel, The Cleveland Orchestra, Assistant Principal

Monday, June 8 at 6:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Mark Lusk, Penn-State University, Prof. of Trombone

Tuesday, June 9 at 6:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Great Lakes Trombone Ensemble**
*Jeff Dee (Bass, Buffalo Philharmonic), *Jeff Gray (Bass, Rochester Philharmonic), David Bruestle (Erie Philharmonic), *Shachar Israel (Cleveland Orchestra), *Jonathan Lombardo (Buffalo Philharmonic), *James Nova (Pittsburgh Symphony), Garth Simmons (Toledo Symphony), *Tim Smith (Buffalo Philharmonic), *Ken Thompkins (Detroit Symphony)

Friday, June 12 at 6:00 pm
Faculty Recital**

Stephen Lange, Boston Symphony, Second Trombone

Saturday, June 13 at 4:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Blair Bollinger, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Bass-trombone

Sunday, June 14 at 2:00 pm
2014 Participants and Associates - Final Concert
Free Admission for this event only

*Denotes GLTE founding members
**Tickets for faculty recitals ($10) and Great Lakes Trombone Ensemble Concert ($15). Tickets may be purchased at the door.

All events are located at Cleveland State University in the Music and Communication Building, 2001 Euclid Avenue, unless otherwise noted. For information about CTA 2015 - clevelandtromboneseminar.org.

All events are located at Cleveland State University in the
Music and Communication Building, 2001 Euclid Avenue, unless otherwise noted.