Weekend of Opening Nights, Part II

Orchestra students perform masked at the Maltz Performing Arts Center
Saturday, May 8, 2021, 7:30 PM (ET)


A special three-part event, this series of broadcasts features performances by each of our Department of Music ensembles. With appearances by special guest speaker Joy Ward, the Weekend of Opening Nights highlights the musical accomplishments of our students through this unique academic year. 

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Guest Speaker: Joy Ward, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

Keyboard Ensemble
Bilder aus Osten, Op. 66 - Robert Schumann  (1810 - 1856)
1. Lebhaft      
2. Nich schnell und sehr gesangvoll zu spielen
3. Im Volkston
Julia Feng-Bahns, piano | Christine Pan, piano
Recorded on April 29th, 2021

Woodwind and Brass Chamber Music
Trio in b minor, Op. 27 - Edouard Destenay (1850 - 1924)
Dana D’Orlando, oboe | Rebecca Schneirov, clarinet | Benjamin Cheung, piano
Recorded on April 17th, 2021

Percussion Ensemble
Sculpture 3 - Rudiger Pawassar (b. 1964)
Recorded on May 3rd, 2021

CWRU Symphonic Winds
Stillwater - Kelijah Dunton (b. 1999)
CWRU Wind Orchestra
Recorded on March 15th, 2021


Case Concert Choir
The Peace of Wild Things - Kim André Arnesen (b. 1980)
Lay a Garland - Robert Lucas Pearsall (1795 - 1856)

Case/University Circle Symphony Orchestra
Four Novelleton for String Orchestra, Op. 52 - Samuel Coleridge Taylor (1875 - 1912)
2. Larghetto        
3. Andante con moto
Exploring England Group
Recorded on April 28th, 2021

Case Camerata Chamber Orchestra
Suite in G Major - Georg Philipp Telemann (1681 - 1767)
Recorded on March 13th, 2021

Baroque Orchestra
Concerto in B-flat Major, Op. 6 No. 7 - George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Recorded on April 11th, 2021