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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.

June 8, 2014

Cindy McTee: Circuits
        CCPA Wind Ensemble
        Stephen Squires, conductor

Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
       CCPA Symphony Orchestra
       Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor

June 15, 2014

David Leisner: Trittico
      Laura Block, flute
      Christopher Cortez, cello
      Kyrie Fan, guitar

John Cage: First Construction (In Metal)
      CCPA Percussion Ensemble
      Ed Harrison, director

Henry Purcell/Benjamin Britten: Harmonia Sacra: Job's Curse
Benjamin Britten: The Birds
      Drew Ladd, tenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Fantasia
      Sean Hurlburt, saxophone
      Elizabeth Ames, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata in C, Op. 2, No. 3: Allegro con brio
      Allison Wang, piano

June 22, 2014

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Nine Etudes Tableaux, Op. 39 
       Wael Farouk, piano

Robert Schumann: Fünf Stücke im Volkston 
      Kelly Knox, cello
      Teddy Niedermaier, piano

June 29, 2014

Toots Thielemans: Bluesette
       Paulinho Garcia, guitar and vocals

Paolo Tosti: Ideale; Aprile
       Stephen Mollica, tenor
       Dana Brown, piano

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
       CCPA Symphony Orchestra
       Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor

Stuart Folse: On the Death of Sir Michael Tippett
      Olya Prohorova, violin
      Teddy Niedermaier, piano

July 6, 2014

Gilbert & Sullivan: The Mikado, Excerpts 
       Mark Crayton, director
       Dana Brown, piano

    "I am so proud"
       Ko-Ko: Daniel Berry
       Pooh-Bah: Robert Quintanilla
       Pish-Tush: Brian Patterson

    "Here's a Howdy-do" 
       Yum-Yum: Amanda Horvath
       Nanki-Poo: James Soller
       Ko-Ko: Daniel Berry

   "Alone and yet alive.... O Living Eye" 
       Katisha: Sarah Phillips

   "There is Beauty in the Bellow of the Blast" 
       Katisha: Sarah Phillips 
       Ko-Ko: Matthew Bentsen

   "I've got a little list" 
       Ko-Ko: Daniel Berry

Toru Takemitsu: Toward the Sea, for Alto Flute and Marimba
       Emma Casey, alto flute
       Joshua Hooten, marimba

Paul Hindemith: Six Chansons (3 movements from) 
       CCPA Conservatory Chorus
       Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

George Phillipp Telemann: Don Quixote Suite
       CCPA Baroque Orchestra
       Garry Clarke, conductor
       David Schrader, harpsichord

July 13, 2014

Kyong Mee Choi: To Unformed for piano and tape
      Winston Choi, piano
      Kyong Mee Choi, electronics

Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Reuben L. Lillie, baritone
      Sarah Ioannides, guest conductor

Vincent Persichetti: Symphony No. 6 for Winds
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor    

July 20, 2014

Paul Dukas: La Peri: Fanfare
      CCPA Brass Ensemble
      Charles Schuchat, conductor

David Torres/Idelfonso Sanchez: Ritmo Remo
      CCPA Latin Jazz Ensemble
      Rubén P. Alvarez, coach

Joni Mitchell: Shadows and Light
      transcription by Daniel Malnar
      CCPA New Deal Singers
      Cheryl Wilson, coach

Jack Gottlieb: Set Me as a Seal
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor
      David Lakirovich, violin; John Goodwin, piano

David Conte: The Nine Muses
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor
      John Goodwin, piano
      Soloists: Kristen Bigham, Angela Torres-Kutkuhn, James Soller, Reuben L. Lillie
      Percussionists: Nathan Bushey, Joshua Hooten, Benjamin Sebring

Edward Joseph Collins: Eleanore Waltz
      Winston Choi and Kuang-Hao Huang, pianos

Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Markand Thakar, conductor

July 27, 2014

Harold Arlen: It’s Only a Paper Moon
      CCPA New Deal Singers
      Cheryl Wilson, coach

Paul Hindemith: Six Chansons: Puisque tout passe
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire
      Julia Bentley, soprano; Eugenia Moliner, flute; Wagner Campos, clarinet;
      Mathias Tacke, violin; Paula Kosower, cello; Kuang-Hao Huang, piano

August 3, 2014

Niccolò Paganini: Variations on Rossini’s “Moses”
      Alan Steele, cello; Shirley Trissell, piano faculty
      Music Institute of Chicago

Thomas Beveridge: Yizkor Requiem (Movements 1 and 3-10)
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra and Combined Choirs
      Leslie Dunner, conductor
      Alberto Mizrahi, tenor; Jonita Lattimore, soprano; Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano   

August 10, 2014

Giocchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Stefan Hersh, conductor

Hugo Wolf: Du denkst mit einem Fädchen mich zu fangen; Er ist’s; Frühling ubers Jahr; Ganymed
      Rebecca Schorsch, soprano
      Dana Brown, piano

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Quintet in the form of a Choros
      Rolando Hernandez-Gaitan, flute; Taylor Nelson, oboe;
      Natalie Turner, clarinet; Zachary Pulse, English horn;  
      Steven Louie, bassoon

Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem: Libera Me
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
      Jane Glover, conductor       

August 17, 2014

Robert Schumann: Andante and Variations for Two Pianos, Two Cellos, and Horn in B-flat Major, WoO 10
      Julian Hersh, coach
      Xoán Elías Castiñeira Varela and Sharavtseren Tserenjigmed, piano
      Elizabeth Kovalchuk and Ryan Ash, cello
      Nathan Owen, horn

Alfredo Casella: Sicilienne et Burlesque for Flute and Piano
      Dionne Jackson, flute
      Thuy-Anh Vuong, piano

George Frideric Handel: Trio Sonata in C Minor
      Denis Azabagic, coach 
      Scott Douglas, flute; Claire Cutting, oboe
      Kyrie Fan, guitar; Mike Grittani, cello

Claude Debussy: Epigraphes antiques
      Ludmila Lazar, piano
      Scott Gilmore, piano 

August 24, 2014

Alberto Ginastera: Harp Concerto, Op. 25
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Jennifer Ruggieri, harp
      Leslie Dunner, conductor

Victor Young: Stella by Starlight
      Faculty Jam Session
      Jim Gailloreto, tenor sax; Jim Trompeter, piano
      Scott Mason, bass; Paul Wertico, drums

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Preludes:
   G-sharp Minor, Op. 32, No. 12
   G Minor, Op. 23, No. 5
   B Minor, Op. 32, No. 10

      Wael Farouk, piano

August 31, 2014

Cole Porter: Something for the Boys:
   “Something for the Boys”

      Jenny Fitts and Company
   “Could it Be You?”
      Zach Ford, Andy Travis, and company

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata, No. 30, Op. 109: III. Theme and Variations
      Jana Pavlovska, piano

Alex Yoffe: Piano-John
      John Urban, piano

Richard Strauss: Don Juan
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Leslie Dunner, conductor

Robert Muczynski: Sonata for Flute and Piano
      Dionne Jackson, flute
      Thuy-Anh Vuong, piano

September 7, 2014

Charles-Marie Widor: Suite for Flute and Piano, Op. 34: Waltz
      Dionne Jackson, flute
      Thuy-Anh Vuong, piano

Leonard Bernstein: Two Hebrew Songs: Reenah
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna: Introitus
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Megan Williams, soprano
      Richard Hirschl, cello

Kyong Mee Choi: Resilience
      Hope Littwin and Alexandra Olsavsky, voice
      Jennifer Ruggieri, harp

Roberto Sierra: Primera y Segunda Cronica del Descubrimento
      Laura Block, flute
      Sofija Mihajlovic, guitar

September 14, 2014

Ralph Vaughan Williams: O Clap Your Hands
      CCPA Combined Choirs and CCPA Brass Ensemble
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor
      David Schrader, organ

Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Jonathan McPhee, conductor

September 21, 2014

Ralph Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Matthew Newlin, tenor
      Jonathan McPhee, conductor

Stuart Folse: Sculpted Reminiscences:  
   II. The Battle Cry of Freedom
   III. All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight/Weeping, Sad, and Lonely

      Winston Choi, piano

Will Reynolds: The Greenwood Tree:
      Music by Will Reynolds; Text by William Shakespeare
      Directed by Ray Frewen
      Musical Director James Morehead
   “The Treasure of Thy Love”
      Matthew Messina and Company
   “O Mistress Mine”
      Patrick Rooney, J. Clint Boylan, and Company

Mitch Leigh: “Aldonza” from Man of La Mancha
      Book by Dale Wasserman, lyrics by Joe Darion and music by Mitch Leigh
      Ally Doman
      Bonnie Shadrake, piano

Leonard Bernstein: “Something’s Coming” from West Side Story
      Book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
      Anthony Avino
      Bonnie Shadrake, piano

Traditional: Jordan am a Hard Road to Travel
      Greg Reish, guitar/voice

September 28, 2014

Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
      Wael Farouk, piano

Teddy Niedermaier: Legend 
      Susan Paik, violin 
      Teddy Niedermaier, piano

Morten Lauridsen: Les Chansons des Roses: “Dirait-on” (“So They Say”)
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

October 5, 2014 

Franz Liszt: Après une Lecture de Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata
      Younjin An, piano 

Johann Sebastian Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue in A-flat Major
      Tong Liu, piano 

Francis Poulenc: Airs Chantées
      Matthew Chellis, tenor
      Dana Brown, piano 

Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville: “O cielo!...All’idea di quel metallo” 
      Matthew Chellis, tenor
      Reuben Lillie, baritone
      Dana Brown, piano

Carlos Rivera: La Maja y el Hechicero
      Cavatina Duo: Denis Azabagic, guitar; Eugenia Moliner, flute