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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

      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

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

      April 5, 2015

      Ed Frazier Davis: In Memoriam John Tavener
      Zachary Peterson and Rachel Moore, violins
      Mark Aparece, viola
      Aaron Gottl, cello
      Ed Frazier Davis, composer/conductor

      David Popper, arr. Werner Thomas-Mifune: Requiem for Six Cellos
      CCPA Cello Ensemble
      Julian Hersh, director

      Aaron Copland: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
      Timothy Graf, clarinet
      Beatrix Roque Santana, piano

      Traditional: Four Spirituals
      Every Time I Feel the Spirit (arr. William Dawson)
      Over My Head, I Hear Music (arr. Michael Braz)
      This Little Light of Mine (arr. Moses Hogan)
      Got A Mind to Do Right (arr. David Morrow)
      CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Mark Crayton, conductor

      April 12, 2015

      Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sonata Canonica
      Feier Fan and Zhivko Nikolov, guitars

      Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23, No. 5
      Wael Farouk, piano

      Chick Corea: Armando’s Rhumba
      Benjamin Dillinger, bass
      Alejandro Cortés, piano

      John Coltrane: Central Park West
      Benjamin Dillinger, bass
      Alejandro Cortés, piano
      Jonathon Gould, guitar
      Jarad Kleinstein, drums

      Paolo Tosti: Aprile
      A Vuchella

      Drew Ochoa, tenor
      Sarah Jenks, piano

      George Gershwin: Embraceable You
      The Man I Love

      Linden Christ, soprano
      Will Martin, piano

      David Dzubay: Shadow Dance
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor

      April 19, 2015

      Kris Christenson: Three Piano Pieces
      Beatrix Roque Santana, piano

      David Roger Branam: Axolotl
      Li-Ying Chang, piano

      Josef Rheinberger, trans. Bradley Palmer: Abendlied, Op. 69
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble: Rachel Castellanos, Xiao Zhang, Ryan Earl, Rick Blake, Miguel Garcia, and Zhen Lei
      Sun He, conductor

      Pyotr Illych Tchaikovsky/Sergei Rachmaninoff: Lullaby
      Wael Farouk, piano

      Bill Reichenbach: Back to the Fair
      CCPA Trombone Ensemble
      Mark Fisher, guest conductor

      Camille Saint-Saëns: Cavatine, for Trombone and Piano
      Zhen Lei, trombone
      Stephen Squires, piano

      George Frideric Handel: Judas Maccabeus – “O Lovely Peace”
      Jonita Lattimore, soprano
      Mark Crayton, countertenor
      Scott Gilmore, piano

      Franz Liszt: Les Préludes
      CCPA Symphony Orchestra
      Emanuele Andrizzi, conductor