School of Music

Music Calendar of Events

Spring 2020


All performances are FREE unless otherwise noted with an *


January

Friday, January 31 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Moon in the Mirror
An operatic monodrama of Chinese folklore by composer Stephen Dembski and librettists Zhang Er and Martine Bellen.
Presented by the Cleveland Contemporary Players Residency Series in collaboration with the Confucius Institute

February

Sunday, February 9 at 3:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Kulas Series of Keyboard Conversations®
32nd Season with Jeffrey Siegel*
More Mistresses and Masterpieces!

Love inspired music of ‘significant others’ in the lives of Schumann, Liszt, Chopin and Bartok!

Wednesday, February 12 at 7:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Annual CSU Undergraduate Composition Studio Recital
Andrew Rindfleisch - Coordinator of Composition; Director, Cleveland Contemporary Players

Friday, February 14 at 7:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
Annual CSU Keyboard Area Concert Extravaganza
Angelin Chang, Coordinator of Keyboard Area and Chamber Music

Tuesday, February 18 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
School of Music Faculty Recital

Jack Sutte, trumpet
Christine Fuoco, piano
Program: Among the Living" - an abridged SonataPalooza featuring composers David Loeb, Jiři Mittner, Tom Pierson, and Andrew Rindfleisch

Thursday, February 27 at 7:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Symphonic Band
Birch Browning, conductor

Friday, February 28 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetejn Auditorium
CSU Symphony Orchestra
Victor Liva, conductor

March

Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
The Henry J. Goodman Family Concert
A one hour musical for the young and the young at heart with Jeffrey Siegel.
No tickets or reservations required for the Henry J. Goodman Family Concert Only.
Free for the whole family.

Thursday, March 19 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
School of Music WCLV Faculty Concert Series
Angelin Chang and Friends: Perpetual Motion
Angelin Chang, piano
Jeremy Siskind, jazz piano

Sunday, March 22 at 7:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
School of Music Faculty Recital
Bill Ransom, percussion

Sunday, March 29 at 3:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Kulas Series of Keyboard Conversations®
32nd Season with Jeffrey Siegel*

FRANZ SCHUBERT—THE SOULFUL AND THE SUBLIME 
Dramatic Impromptus, charming ‘Musical Moments’, and famous songs arranged for the piano by Liszt.

April

Thursday, April 16 at 7:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
School of Music Faculty Recital
Greg D’Alessio, Professor, Composition

Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 pm
 Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Symphonic Band
Birch Browning, conductor

Friday, April 24 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetejn Auditorium
CSU Symphony Orchestra
Victor Liva, conductor
Winner of the Daniel Rains Concerto Competition

Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Drinko Recital Hall
CSU Opera Workshop
Jose Gotera, director
CSU Graduate and Undergraduate Voice Students perform fully staged and costumed excerpts from Opera and the American Music Theater

Monday, April 27 at 7:30 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
CSU Chorale and University Chorus
Brian Bailey, conductor
Special guest ensemble: Bay High School A Cappella Choir, Devon Gess, conductor

May

Saturday, May 2 from 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, CSU Music and Communication Building
Cleveland State University Hosts 5th‐Annual - Cleveland Tuba‐Euphonium Day
The event, celebrating International Tuba Day, will be a day of learning and celebration of all things tuba.  Check‐in begins at 8:00 a.m., and events run throughout the day (5:00 pm). This event is free and open to all musicians of all ages and abilities. Register at music@csuohio.edu.

Sunday, May 3 at 3:00 pm
Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Kulas Series of Keyboard Conversations®
32nd Season with Jeffrey Siegel*
Bach to the Future

Magnificent masterpieces of Bach, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff, and Shostakovich.

All performances are FREE unless otherwise noted with an *


All events are located at Cleveland State University in the
Music and Communication Building, 2001 Euclid Avenue, unless otherwise noted.