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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 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.

October 12, 2014

Johannes Brahms: Four movements from Fantasias, Intermezzi, Op. 116   
   II. Intermezzo in A minor. Andante
   III. Capriccio in G minor. Allegro Apassionato
   IV. Intermezzo in E major. Adagio
   VII. Capriccio in D minor. Allegro Agitato

      Stephen Uhl, piano 

Sofie Gubaidulina: Chaconne (1963)
      SangHee Han, piano   

Edward Joseph Collins: Valses Caractéristiques Nos. 2 and 6  
      Winston Choi, piano 

Cy Coleman: Selections from Sweet Charity:
   “Where am I Going?”
   “Big Spender”

      Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano
      Beckie Menzie, piano  

Jean Sibelius: Karelia Overture
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra  
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor   

Morten Lauridsen: Nocturnes: Sure on this Shining Night
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor 

October 19, 2014

Georges Bizet/Cynthia Clarey: Carmen Parody
      Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano
      Beckie Menzie, piano 

Béla Bartók: Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs
      Stefani Babic, piano 

James Monaco: You Made Me Love You
      New Deal Vocal and Instrumental Jazz Ensemble
      Cheryl Wilson, director 

Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for Solo Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor  
      Dimitry Yanov-Yanovsky, cello 

October 26, 2014

Charles Avison: Concerto Grosso in A, Op. 6, No. 12
      CCPA Baroque Orchestra
      Garry Clarke, conductor
      David Schrader, harpsichord 

John Bucchino: Painting my Kitchen 
      Matthew Chellis, tenor
      Dana Brown, piano

Marcy Heisler / Zina Goldrich: Selections from Ever After:
   “Is There Anything Leonardo Can’t Do?” 
   “Out of the Darkness / Love Goes On”
      Pablo Barajas, Alyssa Cudiamat, Damon Gillespie, Parker Guidry, Samantha Murray, and Molly Rooney
      Ray Frewen, director
      James Morehead, musical director/piano 

Béla Bartók: Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion: Movement III
      CCPA Percussion Ensemble
      Sze-Yau Chan, piano
      Garivaldi Muskita, piano 

Stacy Garrop: Dawn; Dirge Without Music; My Dearest Ruth
      Patrice Michaels, soprano
      Dana Brown, piano

November 2, 2014
(Note: this broadcast will be from 10:00-11:00pm CST)

Norman Dello Joio: A Jubilant Song
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

Hope Littwin: There’s a Bluebird in My Heart that Wants to Get Out 
Hope Littwin, guitar and vocals

Kyong Mee Choi: Inner Space
      Craig Hultgren, cello

Antonio Carlos Jobim: Águas de Março
      CCPA Brazilian Combo; Paulinho Garcia, coach
      Elizabeth Reinstein, vocals ­
      Alejandro Cortés, piano
      Jonathon Gould, guitar
      Ben Dillinger, bass
      Jarad Kleinstein, drums 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K. 475 
      David Schrader, fortepiano

Malcolm Arnold: Four Scottish Dances 
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Wesley Brewer, conductor          

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 15, 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            
      Tiffany Tatreau
“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