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CCPA on 98.7 WFMT

“Music from Roosevelt University” Series


Henry Fogel
Join Dean Henry Fogel as he explores the rich and vibrant history of Roosevelt University and the Chicago College of Performing Arts in this exciting 26-week radio series.  Dean Fogel will provide commentary for each program, and performances and interviews of faculty, students, and alumni will be heard.  Also joining us on select programs will be members of the Music Institute of Chicago.       

All programs will be broadcast live on the air and streaming online each Sunday from 4:00 to 5:00pm CST, unless noted otherwise below.   

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This series is made possible by a generous grant from the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation.  

These broadcasts are also made possible by additional support from Barbara and Steven Adelman, Carolyn and John Borta, Jonathan Dedmon and Idalia Aguila, Dr. Bernard and Sally Dobroski, Bill and Diane Edmundson, Marsha and Michael Goldstein, Elliott and Mona Golub, and Stacy Lerner.

November 9, 2014 

Percy Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor 

Richard Strauss, arr. Albert Ligotti: Vienna Philharmonic Fanfare
      CCPA Brass and Percussion Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor 

Paul Hindemith: Concert Music for Piano, Brass, and Harps
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Winston Choi, piano
      Stephen Squires, conductor
      Alizabeth Nowland and Gréta Ásgeirsson, harps 

Sergei Prokofiev, arr. Fisher Tull: “March” from The Love for Three Oranges
      CCPA Brass and Percussion Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor       

November 16, 2014 

Marcy Heisler / Zina Goldrich
“Mighty Viking Drama Team” from Snow White, Rose Red (and Fred)            
      James Smart, Samantha Murray, and Company
“How Do I Feel?” from Truly, Madly, Deeply            
      Alyssa Frewen 
“Morning After”            
      Parker Guidry
Ray Frewen, director
James Morehead, musical director/piano          

Brandon Anthony Bruscato: (D)amaged            
      Brandon Anthony Bruscato            
      Zachary Peterson, violin                         

Johannes Brahms: 6 Klavierstücke, Op. 118, Nos. 5 and 6            
      Meng-Chieh Liu, piano                         

Gabriel Faure: Sonata No. 2 for Cello and Piano            
      Alison Rowe, cello            
      Beilin Han, piano 


November 23, 2014 

Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber            
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra            
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor             

Ed Davis: Canticum Elementorum            
      Andrew Williams, violin 

Robert Schumann: Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano            
      Blagoj Lamnjov, clarinet            
      Kuang-Hao Huang, piano                         

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky/Sergei Rachmaninoff: Lullaby
      Wael Farouk, piano    


November 30, 2014 

Ludwig van Beethoven: 33 Variations on a Theme of Diabelli
      Adam Neiman, piano

December 7, 2014 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Stefan Hersh, conductor
      Gabriela Vargas, flute
      Emily Granger, harp 

Antonín Dvořák: Serenade for Wind Instruments, Cello, and Double Bass in D Minor, Op. 44
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Stefan Hersh, conductor 

December 14, 2014

Joshua Wood: Eutriphonica! (or Bombasticous for short)
      Gaudete Brass Quintet 

William Padera: Sitting on Grandma’s Porch, Listening to the Rain in a Georgia Summer
      Gaudete Brass Quintet 

Doug Green: Dimensions-46 Magnus
      Gaudete Brass Quintet 

Ottorino Respighi: Sonata for Violin and Piano
      MingHuan Xu, violin
      Winston Choi, piano 

Sérgio Assad: Círculo Mágico
      Cavatina Duo: Denis Azabagic, guitar; Eugenia Moliner, flute 

Harold Arlen: When the Sun Comes Out
CCPA Large Jazz Ensemble
      Tom Garling, coach 

Cedar Walton: Bolivia  
      CCPA Large Jazz Ensemble
      Tom Garling, coach
      Scott Burns, tenor saxophone 

December 21, 2014

Toru Takemitsu: Voice for solo flute
      Laura Block, flute 

Dmitri Shostakovich: Satirical Dance
      CCPA Brass Quintet: Joaquin Gomez and Bo Li, trumpets; Tylar Nichols, horn
      Ryan Earl, trombone; Jullian Reiter-Brown, bass trombone     

Giacomo Puccini: Nessun Dorma
      arranged for Trombone Choir by Philip Jameson
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble
      Sun He, conductor 

Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infant défunte
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble
      Reed Capshaw, coach/performer 

Zachary Roberson: Eleonora’s Lullaby
      Maribel Tagle, piano 

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Five Fantasy Pieces, Op. 3
      Wael Farouk, piano 

December 28, 2014 

Francis Poulenc: Gloria
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra
      Allen Tinkham, conductor
      Elizabeth Norman, soprano

Kyong Mee Choi: Rippled Pond
      The Lincoln Trio: Desirée Ruhstrat, violin; David Cunliffe, cello; and Marta Aznavoorian, piano 

Claude Debussy: Syrinx for solo flute
      Eugenia Moliner, flute 

Dušan Bogdanović: Blues and 7 Variations
      Denis Azabagic, guitar 

Albert Roussel: Nuit d’Automne
      Matthew Chellis, tenor
      Dana Brown, piano