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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, Bernard and Sally Dobroski, Bill and Diane Edmundson, Marsha and Michael Goldstein, Elliott and Mona Golub, Tom Latourette, and Element Financial Partners.

May 17, 2015

Charles Ives: The Unanswered Question
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose Suite
      CCPA Chamber Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

Dominic Frigo: Wanagi
      Qianqian Li, piano 

Henryk Wieniawski: Légende, Op. 17
      Laura Schafer, violin
      Beilin Han, piano 

Nina Simone: “Four Women”
      London McElvaine, vocals
      Hana Fujisaki, piano
      Aaron Day, guitar
      Matthew Coglianese, bass
      Blake Jiracek, drums     

Bernhard Heiden: Quartet for Horns (1982), Movement 3: Vivace
      Gregory Flint, Jacob Rensink, Devin Cobleigh-Morrison, Allison Tutton, horns

May 24, 2015

Lyrics by Marcy Heisler / Music by Zina Goldrich:
  "Frankenguest" from Dear Edwina

      James Smart, Parker Guidry, and Company
  "Love Like Breathing"
      Alyssa Cudiamat, vocals and guitar
  "Welcome the Rain"
      Pablo Barajas
      Ray Frewen, director; James Morehead, musical director/pianist 

Tom Lehrer: “Poisoning Pigeons in the Park”
      Lisa Harrigan, mezzo-soprano
      Tanner Keeling, baritone
      John Urban, piano 

Stuart Folse: Thrace
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor    

John Corigliano: To Music (1994)
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor
      Garry Clarke, co-conductor

Henry Purcell: Te Deum
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Mark Crayton, conductor
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, choir preparations
      Helen Knudsen and Natalie Ingrisano, soprano
      Lauretta Sterner and Alice Beals, alto
      Gregory Bohling, countertenor
      Thomas Albanese, tenor
      Jonathon Weller, bass
      Natalie Sherer, piano 

May 31, 2015 

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins: “I Put a Spell On You”
      Emma Negrete, vocals
      Hana Fujisaki, piano
      Aaron Day, guitar
      Matthew Coglianese, bass
      Blake Jiracek, drums     

Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 15 in A Major, Op. 141
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor

June 7, 2015 

Ottorino Respighi: La bella dormente nel bosco (Sleeping Beauty), excerpts
      CCPA Graduate Opera and Opera Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor
      Scott Gilmore, music director
      Andrew Eggert, stage director

June 13, 2015 

Paul Hindemith (text by Marcellus Schiffer): Hin und zurück (There and Back)  
      Jessie: Helen Wyatt
      Bessie: Cassidy Smith
      Charlie: Joseph Shadday
      Billy: Errin Brooks
      Bobby: Christopher Remmel
      Jimmy: Andrew Simpson
      CCPA Opera Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor
      Scott Gilmore, music director/piano
      Andrew Eggert, stage director

Lou Harrison: Canticle No. 1
CCPA Percussion Ensemble
Ed Harrison, director 

Robert Schumann: Fantasy in C Major, II. Mässig
      Younjin An, piano 

Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8  
      Jordan Crice, piano
      Rachel Moore, violin
      Kathryn Tarko, cello 

Endre Szervánszky: Wind Quintet No.1, Movement I      
      Hyeonmin Lee, flute
      Austyn Estey-Ang, oboe
      Ryan Stockhausen, clarinet
      Nathan Kirchhoff, bassoon
      Tylar Nichols, horn 

José Pablo Moncayo: Huapango
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Alondra de la Parra, conductor

June 20, 2015 

Igor Stravinsky: Scherzo a la Russe
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

Traditional: Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair
      Thair Thompson, vocals and vocal effects 

Kyong Mee Choi: No Opposite
      CCPA Wind Ensemble  
      Stephen Squires, conductor 

Jean Sibelius: Finlandia
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor 

Kurt Weill (text by Bertolt Brecht): Mahagonny Songspiel, excerpt
      Helen, the wife: Brittany Loewen
      Robert, the husband: Joseph Shadday
      Aunt Emma: Helen Wyatt
      The Doctor: Nicholas Davis
      The Orderly: Christopher Remmel
      The Maid: Cassidy Smith
      A Sage: Errin Brooks
      CCPA Opera Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor
      Scott Gilmore, music director
      Andrew Eggert, stage director

June 27, 2015: CCPA Professional Diploma in Opera Young Artists 

Charles Gounod: “Salut! demeure chaste et pure!” from Faust
      Joe Shadday, tenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano 

Richard Wagner: “Selig, wie die Sonne” from Die Meistersinger
      Hans Sachs: Chistopher Remmel
      Eva: Brittany Loewen
      Walther: Errin Brooks
      Magdalene: Cassidy Smith
      David: Joe Shadday
      Scott Gilmore, piano 

Richard Strauss: Heimkehr, Op. 15, No. 5
                             Ach weh mir unglückhaftem Mann, Op. 21, No. 4
                             Der Nachtgang, Op. 29, No. 3
                             Heimliche Aufforderung, Op. 27, No. 3  
                             Im Spätboot, Op. 56, No. 3
      
Christopher Remmel, bass
      Scott Gilmore, piano

Giacomo Puccini: “In un coupè?” from La Bohème
      Marcello: Nicholas Davis
      Rodolfo: Errin Brooks
      Scott Gilmore, piano 

Ambroise Thomas: “Connais-tu le pays” from Mignon
      Cassidy Smith, mezzo-soprano
      Scott Gilmore, piano 

Robert Wright/George Forrest (Music adapted from Alexander Borodin): “And This Is My Beloved” from Kismet
      Marsinah: Helen Wyatt
      The Poet: Nicholas Davis
      Caliph: Joe Shadday
      Wazir: Andrew Simpson
      Scott Gilmore, piano                

Richard Strauss: Final scene from Ariadne auf Naxos
      Ariadne: Brittany Loewen
      Bacchus: Errin Brooks
      Najade: Kacey Kurpinsky
      Echo/Zerbinetta: Teaira Burge
      Dryade: Chelsea Gurtowsky
      Scott Gilmore, piano