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      Music from Roosevelt University

      Sundays at 4:00 pm

      Join Henry Fogel as he explores the rich and vibrant happenings at Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts where he serves as Dean. Dean Fogel offers student and faculty performances, commentary, and perspective on the latest in arts education and new talent, along with interviews of faculty, students, and alumni.

      Program Schedule

      January 25, 2015

      Frédéric Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 35 – Movements I and II 
      Li Wang, piano

      Robert Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26 – Movement I
      Allison Wang, piano

      Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109 – Movement III 
      Stephen Uhl, piano

      Johannes Brahms: Three Intermezzi, Op. 117       
      Mizi Li, piano

      February 1, 2015

      Béla Bartók: Mikrokosmos, Book IV: Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm, Nos. 1, 2, 5 
      Allison Wang, piano

      Franz Schubert: Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960 – Movement 1
      Tong Liu, piano

      George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue, for Solo Piano
      Kaiming Yu, piano

      Claude Debussy: En blanc et noir for Two Pianos, L. 134
      Edward Auer and Junghwa Moon Auer, pianos

      February 8, 2015

      Cole Porter: “Where is the Life that Late I Led?” from Kiss Me Kate  
      Allan Glassman, tenor
      Richard Stilwell, baritone
      Dana Brown, piano
                 
      Vincenzo Bellini: Vaga luna  
      Mark Crayton, countertenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano
                 
      Alan Jay Lerner and Fredrick Loewe: “Ah Yes, I Remember It Well” from Gigi
      Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano
      Richard Stilwell, baritone
      Dana Brown, piano
                 
      Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie: We Are the World 
      Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano
      Dana Brown, piano
                 
      Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: “Fuggi, crudele, fuggi” from Don Giovanni  
      Jonita Lattimore, soprano
      Matthew Chellis, tenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano
                 
      Georges Bizet: “Au fond du temple saint” from The Pearl Fishers 
      Allan Glassman, tenor
      Bruce Hall, baritone
      Scott Gilmore, piano
                                         
      Gaetano Donizetti: Il trovatore in caricatura    
      Mark Crayton, countertenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano
                 
      Georges Bizet: “Parle-moi de ma mère” from Carmen
      Jonita Lattimore, soprano
      Allan Glassman, tenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano
                 
      Mitch Leigh and Joe Darion: “The Impossible Dream” from Man of La Mancha
      Bruce Hall, baritone
      Dana Brown, piano
                 
      George Gershwin: Do it Again                                                                                                        
      Scott Gilmore, piano

      Traditional, arr. John L. Cornelius, II: Plenty Good Room 
      Jonita Lattimore, soprano
      Dana Brown, piano

      February 15, 2015

      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Sonata No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 28 “Faust”
      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Paraphrase of Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Flight of the Bumblebee"
      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Paraphrase of Mussorgsky’s “Gopak” from The Fair at Sorochinsk
      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Three Nocturnes

      Wael Farouk, piano

      February 22, 2015

      Tom Garling, Song for Alex
      CCPA Large Jazz Ensemble with special guest John Wojciechowski, saxophone
      Tom Garling, coach

      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude in D Minor
      Wael Farouk, piano

      Lyrics by Marcy Heisler / Music by Zina Goldrich:
      "Out of Love"
      Tiffany Tateau "Fifteen Pounds (Away from my Love)"
      Samantha Murray with Molly Rooney, Carolyn King, and Tiffany Tatreau
      Directed by Ray Frewen; Musical Director/Pianist: James Morehead

      George Enescu: Balada, Op. 44
      Olga Prohorova, violin
      Natalie Sherer, piano

      Eric Ewazen, Frost Fire
      Gaudete Brass Quintet

      Michele Mortellari: Canzonetta "Grazie, O Figlinol d'Apollo"
      Mark Crayton, countertenor
      James Janssen, fortepiano

      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
      Emmanuele 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
      "Sling Your Own Song" from Dear Edwina
      Company
      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

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