Music Department

Calendar of Events

April 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 8:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Jazz Ensemble
John Perrine, director
CSU Student Jazz Combos
Joe Miller, Bill Ransom and Jason Smith, directors

May 2015

Sunday, May 3, 2015 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, 2015 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, 2015 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, 2015 at 2:30 pm
Waetjen Auditorium
Harp Studio of Jody Guinn
Jody Guinn, Instructor of Harp, Cleveland State University

Summer 2015

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

Events - Faculty Recitals and Concerts

Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Shachar Israel, The Cleveland Orchestra, Assistant Principal

Monday, June 8, 2015 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)

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 6:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Mark Lusk, Penn-State University, Prof. of Trombone

Friday, June 12, 2015 at 6:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Stephen Lange, Boston Symphony, Second Trombone

Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Drinko Recital Hall
Faculty Recital**
Blair Bollinger, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Bass-trombone

Sunday, June 14, 2015 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.

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.