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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

      May 10, 2015

      Ryan George: Firefly
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor

      Morten Lauridsen/arr. Robert Reynolds: O Magnum Mysterium
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor

      Kevin Puts: Chorus of Light
      CCPA Wind Ensemble
      Stephen Squires, conductor

      Benjamin Britten: Three Movements from Five Flower Songs
      Marsh Flowers (text by George Crabbe)
      The Evening Primrose (text by John Clare)
      Ballad of Green Broom (text by anonymous)
      Members of CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor

      Johannes Brahms: Begräbnisgesang
      CCPA Wind Ensemble and CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Stephen Squires, conductor

      Benjamin Britten, arr. Stephen Squires, text by Christopher Smart: Rejoice in the Lamb, Op. 30
      CCPA Wind Ensemble and CCPA Conservatory Chorus and Chorale
      Cheryl Frazes Hill, conductor
      Soloists: Haley Vick, Alice Beals, Marcus Lee, Nicolás Gutiérrez

      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 Wieniawaski: 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