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“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 an anonymous donor and from Bija Bennett, Carolyn and John Borta, Jonathan Dedmon and Idalia Aguila, Bill and Diane Edmundson, Marsha and Michael Goldstein, Elliott and Mona Golub, Tom Latourette, and Element Financial Partners.

March 1, 2015

Teddy Niedermaier: Jamwon Sonata
      Susan Paik, violin
      Teddy Niedermaier, piano 

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 6 in D Major, Hob. 1:6, “Le matin”
      CCPA Baroque Orchestra
      Garry Clarke, conductor 

Frédéric Chopin: Scherzo No. 4 in E Major
      Min Hae Lee, piano

March 8, 2015 

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Hob. 1:7, “Le midi” – Movements 1, 3, 4
      CCPA Baroque Orchestra
      Garry Clarke, conductor 

Stuart Folse: Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!
      Winston Choi, piano

Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 97, “Rhenish”
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

March 15, 2015

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Hob. 1:8, “Le soir” – Movements 1, 2, 3
      CCPA Baroque Orchestra
      Garry Clarke, conductor 

Lyrics by Marcy Heisler / Music by Zina Goldrich:
  “Alto’s Lament”

      Caroline King
  “Look Who’s Hot” from 101 Dalmations
      Natalie Seabolt, Parker Guidry, James Smart, Damon Gillespie, Pablo Barajas
  “Sing Your Own Song” from Dear Edwina
      Directed by Ray Frewen; Musical Director/Pianist: James Morehead 

Pablo de Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen
      Olga Prohorova, violin
      Natalie Sherer, piano 

Stuart Folse: All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight/Weeping, Sad and Lonely
      Winston Choi, piano 

Jean Sibelius: Luonnotar
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Brittany Loewen, soprano
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

March 22, 2015 

Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 1
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Markand Thakar, conductor 

Justus Richardson: Desert Waves
      Hannah Vanderlip, flute
      Zhivko Nikolov, guitar 

Gabriel Fauré: Quartet for Piano and Strings in C Minor, Op. 15
      The Lincoln Trio with Michael Strauss, viola   

March 29, 2015

Joaquin Turina, arr. Alfred Reed: La Procession du Rocio  
      CCPA Wind Ensemble 
      Stephen Squires, conductor 

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D. 485
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra 
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

Claude Debussy: Lindaraja for Two Pianos, L. 103
      Scott Gilmore and Ludmila Lazar, pianos 

Stuart Folse: Alleluia
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Mark Crayton, conductor

April 5, 2015 

Ed Frazier Davis: In Memoriam John Tavener
      Zachary Peterson and Rachel Moore, violins; Mark Aparece, viola; Aaron Gottl, cello; Ed Frazier Davis, composer/conductor 

David Popper, arr. Werner Thomas-Mifune: Requiem for Six Cellos
      CCPA Cello Ensemble            
      Julian Hersh, director 

Aaron Copland: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
      Timothy Graf, clarinet
      Beatrix Roque Santana, piano 

Traditional: Four Spirituals  
  Every Time I Feel the Spirit (arr. William Dawson)
  Over My Head, I Hear Music (arr. Michael Braz)
  This Little Light of Mine (arr. Moses Hogan)
  Got A Mind to Do Right (arr. David Morrow)

      CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Mark Crayton, conductor

April 12, 2015

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sonata Canonica
      Feier Fan and Zhivko Nikolov, guitars

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23, No. 5
      Wael Farouk, piano

Chick Corea: Armando’s Rhumba
      Benjamin Dillinger, bass
      Alejandro Cortés, piano

John Coltrane: Central Park West
      Benjamin Dillinger, bass; Alejandro Cortés, piano; Jonathon Gould, guitar; Jarad Kleinstein, drums

Paolo Tosti: Aprile                      
                     A Vuchella

      Drew Ochoa, tenor
      Sarah Jenks, piano

George Gershwin: Embraceable You
                                The Man I Love       
      Linden Christ, soprano            
      Will Martin, piano

David Dzubay: Shadow Dance
      CCPA Wind Ensemble 
      Stephen Squires, conductor

April 19, 2015

Kris Christenson: Three Piano Pieces
      Beatrix Roque Santana, piano

David Roger Branam: Axolotl
      Li-Ying Chang, piano

Josef Rheinberger, trans. Bradley Palmer: Abendlied, Op. 69
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble: Rachel Castellanos, Xiao Zhang, Ryan Earl, Rick Blake, Miguel Garcia, and Zhen Lei
      Sun He, conductor

Bill Reichenbach: Back to the Fair
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble
      Mark Fisher, conductor

Camille Saint-Saëns: Cavatine, for Trombone and Piano
      Zhen Lei, trombone
      Stephen Squires, piano

Pyotr Illych Tchaikovsky/Sergei Rachmaninoff: Lullaby

      Wael Farouk, piano

George Frideric Handel: Judas Maccabeus – “O Lovely Peace”
      Jonita Lattimore, soprano
      Mark Crayton, countertenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano

Franz Liszt: Les Préludes
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor