Cleveland Institute of Music Series

Cleveland Institute of Music Series & Concert in Partnership with CWRU Siegal Lifelong Learning

Wednesdays, March 06-27 | 7-8:30 p.m

This four-session lecture series taught by CIM Student Teaching Artists will introduce the audience to the featured composers, compositional styles, and specific pieces that will be performed at The Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra on Friday, March 29 at 8 p.m. Lecture series participants will receive reserved parking and VIP seating for the concert followed by a special reception.

Lecturer(s):
Professional Staff
March 06-27, 2019|7-8:30 p.m.

This four-session lecture series taught by CIM Student Teaching Artists will introduce the audience to the featured composers, compositional styles, and specific pieces that will be performed at The Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra on Friday, March 29 at 8 p.m.

Lecturer(s):
Professional Staff
March 06, 2019|7-8:30 p.m.

When we think of great composers, who comes to mind? Bach? Beethoven? Mozart? While there is no denying that these are some of the most well-known and influential composers of all time, one thing they have in common is that they are all men!

Lecturer(s):
Professional Staff
March 13, 2019|7-8:30 p.m.

The 20th century was a time of great change in many facets of society, including classical music. This class will explore rapid changes in classical music composition styles, featuring works by Debussy, Stravinsky, Copland, and more. We will examine how 20th-century trends influenced Prokofiev, whose Piano Concerto No.

Lecturer(s):
Professional Staff
March 20, 2019|7-8:30 p.m.

One of the major works to be featured on March 29th is Antonin Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 in E minor, “From the New World,” Op. 95, a well-known composition that was influenced by Dvořák’s travels in America.

Lecturer(s):
Professional Staff
March 27, 2019|7-8:30 p.m.

In our final session, CIM student Teaching Artists will guide the audience in a deep exploration of the works to be performed at the CIM Orchestra Concert. We will explore each composer’s life and influences, hallmarks of their compositional styles, and specific elements of each work.