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Conservatory of Music Concerts & Events
Boesel Musical Arts Center
(440) 826-8078
creynold@bw.edu

The BW Conservatory is now Live-Streaming selected concerts.  Visit the live-streaming web page to see the schedule as well as instructions on enjoying a live-streamed BW event. 

 

Concerts below denoted with an asterisk (*) will be live-streamed.

Concerts and Events

All events take place in Fanny Nast Gamble Auditorium, and are free, unless otherwise noted.  Other possible venues include:

  • Fanny Nast Gamble Auditorium; Chamber Hall; Kulas Musical Arts Building, 96 Front Street
  • Fynette Kulas Music Hall; Kadel Family Vocal Music Hall; Boesel Musical Arts Center, 49 Seminary Street
  • Kleist Center for Art and Drama, John Patrick Theatre and William Allman Theatre, 95 East Bagley Road
  • The United Methodist Church of Berea, 170 Seminary Street
  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 50 East Bagley Road
     

Driving Directions to the Conservatory of Music 

The BW Listings Line: (440) 826-2330 provides a recorded listing of all that is happening weekly on campus.

 


    

Spring 2015
CONCERTS AND EVENTS

(All events take place in Gamble Auditorium, and are free,
unless otherwise noted) 

MAY

5/1/15 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas & Brendan Caldwell, conductors

Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, featuring faculty pianist Robert Mayerovitch, and Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis.

5/1/15 through 5/3/15  

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER: The Musical ($) (PlayhouseSquare, 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115)

BW performance at PlayhouseSquare

Friday, May 1, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 2, 5 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 3, 7 p.m.

For tickets visit www.playhousesquare.org

5/2/15 12:00pm

Student Recital: Peter Henkels, tenor, with Peter Douglas, piano (Chamber Hall)

5/2/15 6:00pm

Student Recital: Helen Candea, piano (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

5/2/15 8:00pm

PRISM Concert

A collaborative student-produced cabaret style show, encompassing music, visual arts, dance, theatrics, and more.

5/3/15 2:00pm

Music Theatre Freshman Showcase

Freshmen perform musical highlights from duet class and solo material.

5/3/15 2:00pm

Student Recital: Daniel Muller, saxophone, with Denella Sing, piano (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

5/3/15 5:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: BW Men's Chorus Concert ($): Frank Bianchi, conductor

Tickets available at www.bw.edu/tickets

5/3/15 7:00pm

Student Recital: Hayden Forsythe, clarinet (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

5/3/15 8:00pm

Collegium Musicum Concert: Janet Winzenburger, director

Featuring guest artists and Baldwin Wallace alumni Madeline Apple Healey, soprano, and keyboard faculty member Nicole Keller, harpsichord.

Vivaldi: La Follia (Madness)
Lully: Passacaille from Armide
Handel: V'adoro, pupille from Giulio Cesare
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050

5/6/15 12:00pm

St. Thomas Noontime Recital: Percussion Ensemble (St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 50 E. Bagley Road, Berea, OH)

5/6/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Band Concert: Laura Joss, director, Liam Sleggs & Chris Zanella, assistant directors

5/6/15 7:00pm

Student Recital: Eric Klickman, bass-baritone, with Susan Schoeffler, piano (Kadel Family Vocal Music Hall)

5/7/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Orchestra Concert: Peggie Willet, director

5/8/15 1:00pm

Student Recital: Sarah Rice, harp (Chamber Hall)

5/8/15 4:00pm

Student Recital: Michael Taylor, percussion

5/8/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Junior & Senior Youth Orchestra Concert: Rand Laycock, conductor, Shelly Jensen, David Jelen and Kathy Musat, assistants

5/9/15 6:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Youth Honors Wind Ensemble Concert: Laura Joss, conductor, Liam Sleggs & Chris Zanella, assistant conductors

5/9/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Honors Chorales Concert: Jordan Saul, conductor (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

5/10/15 1:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: String Ensemble & String Orchestra Concert: Dianna Richardson, conductor, Valerie Roman, assistant

5/12/15 through 5/19/15 TBA

CIPC Young Artists Competition ($)

The Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music is privileged to partner with one of northeast Ohio's most venerable arts organizations, the Cleveland International Piano Competition, in bringing the Young Artists Competition to the BW Campus in May.  For eight days, Gamble Auditorium will be home to 25 international pianists between the ages of 12 and 18 as they compete in preliminary rounds.

Competition preliminary rounds will be held on campus and are open to the public (tickets required).  Guest artist recital (May 20) will be held at Gamble Auditorium.  Final round performances (May 21) will be held at the Cleveland Museum of Art.

For more information visit: www.clevelandpiano.org

 

Fall 2015
CONCERTS AND EVENTS

(All events take place in Gamble Auditorium, and are free,
unless otherwise noted) 

AUGUST

8/27/15 3:10pm

Opening Conservatory Convocation Recital*

8/28/15 8:00pm

Faculty Recital: Daniel McKelway, clarinet, and Christine Fuoco, piano

Featured performance: Mozart's Quintet for Piano and Winds - with Jeffrey Rathbun, oboe, Jonathan Sherwin, bassoon, and Jesse McCormick, horn

 

SEPTEMBER

9/4/15 7:00pm

Iron Composer Competition

9/11/15 7:00pm

Jazztet Concert: Greg Banszak, director

9/13/15 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Nancy Maultsby, mezzo-soprano, and Christine Fuoco, piano

9/17/15 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

9/18/15 7:00pm

Africa→West Percussion Trio Concert: Jamie Ryan, Ryan Korb and Josh Ryan

9/19/15 7:00pm

Elysian Trio Recital: Julian Ross, violin, Merry Peckham, cello, and Robert Mayerovitch, piano

9/20/15 4:00pm

Faculty Recital: JR Fralick, tenor, and Gregory Harrell, baritone (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

9/23/15 8:00pm

Guest Recital: Ekklésia Ensemble (Chamber Hall)

9/25/15 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas, conductor

9/26/15 12:00pm

Concerto Competition Preliminary Round

9/27/15 3:00pm

Choral Gala*: Dirk Garner, Jordan Saul, and Marc Weagraff, conductors

 

OCTOBER

10/2/15 7:00pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band Concert*: Brendan Caldwell, conductor

10/3/15 4:00pm

Faculty/Alumni Recital: Anthony Fuoco, piano, and William Wedmedyk (BW '12), vibraphone (Chamber Hall)

10/3/15 8:00pm

Jazz at Brothers Lounge: Greg Banaszak, director (Brothers Lounge, 11609 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, 44102)

10/4/15 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Marc Weagraff, baritone

10/8/15 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

10/9/15 8:00pm

Bach Haus ($) (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

10/10/15 7:00pm

Lyceum² Recital: Julian Ross, violin, and Robert Mayerovitch, piano

10/11/15 1:00pm

Concerto Competition Final Round

10/11/15 5:00pm

Brass Choir Concert: John Brndiar, director

10/17/15 8:00pm

Guest Recital: Powerhouse 5 (Chamber Hall)

10/23/15 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas, conductor

10/24/15 1:00pm

Hakola Vocal Competition

10/24/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: BW Men's Chorus ($): Frank Bianchi, conductor

10/25/15 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

10/29/15 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

10/30/15 7:00pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble & Motet/University Choir Concert*: Brendan Caldwell & Dirk Garner, conductors

Brahms - Funeral Hymn
Needham - Advance Always

10/31/15 7:00pm

Jazz Ensemble Concert: Greg Banaszak, director

 

NOVEMBER

11/1/15 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Robert Mayerovitch, piano

11/4/15 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

11/6/15 7:00pm

Faculty Recital: Sungeun Kim & Zarina Melik-Stepanova, piano, and Josh Ryan, percussion

11/6/15 through 11/8/15  

Operetta: TBA (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

Nov. 6 @ 8:00pm
Nov. 7 @ 2:00 & 8:00pm
Nov. 8 @ 2:00pm

11/7/15 7:00pm

Percussion Ensemble Concert: Josh Ryan, director

11/8/15 10:00am

Conservatory Outreach: Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition

11/8/15 7:00pm

Motet Choir Concert*: Dirk Garner, conductor

11/12/15 through 11/22/15  

Fall Musical: TBA ($) (John Patrick Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

Nov. 12, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21 @ 7:30pm
Nov. 15, 21, 22 @ 2:00pm

11/14/15 3:00pm

University Choir Concert*: Dirk Garner, conductor

11/14/15 5:00pm

Jazz at Brothers Lounge: Greg Banaszak, director (Brothers Lounge, 11609 Detroit Ave., Cleveland 44102)

11/15/15 4:00pm

Apollo's Fire Concert ($): Jeannette Sorrell, artistic director

11/16/15 and 11/17/15 7:00pm

Musical Theatre First Takes (William Allman Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

11/18/15 and 11/19/15 8:00pm

Fall Opera Scenes (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

11/19/15 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

11/20/15 7:00pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band Concert*: Brendan Caldwell, conductor

11/22/15 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

11/22/15 and 11/23/15 7:00pm

Naked Musical (William Allman Theatre, KIeist Center for Art & Drama)

 

DECEMBER

12/2/15 7:00pm

BW Singers & Women's Choir Concert*: Marc Weagraff & Jordan Saul, conductors

12/3/15 through 12/5/15 TBA

Music Theatre Senior Recitals (John Patrick Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

12/4/15 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas, conductor

12/5/15 3:00 and 6:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: BW Men's Chorus Holiday Concert ($): Frank Bianchi, conductor

12/6/15 3:00pm

Conservatory Holiday Concert* ($)

This performance is sponsored by the Conservatory Women's Committee.

12/9/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Band Concert: Laura Joss, director

12/10/15 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Orchestra Concert: Peggie Willet, director

12/12/15 5:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Youth Honors Wind Ensemble Concert: Laura Joss, director

12/12/15 7:30pm

Conservatory Outreach: Honors Chorales Concert: Jordan Saul, director

12/13/15 1:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: String Ensemble & String Orchestra Concert: Dianna Richardson, director

12/13/15 3:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Junior & Senior Youth Orchestras Concert: Rand Laycock, director

 

Spring 2016
CONCERTS AND EVENTS

(All events take place in Gamble Auditorium, and are free,
unless otherwise noted) 

JANUARY

1/22/16 7:00pm

Jazztet Concert: Greg Banaszak, director

1/23/16 8:00pm

Bach Haus ($) (Ohio City Room, Market Garden Brewery, 1947 W. 25th St., Cleveland, 44113)

1/24/16 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Mary Dobrea-Grindahl, piano

1/30/16 8:00pm

Jazz at Brothers Lounge: Greg Banaszak, director (Brothers Lounge, 11609 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, 44102)

1/31/16 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Christine Fuoco, piano

 

FEBRUARY

2/4/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

2/5/16 7:00pm

Jazz Ensemble Concert: Greg Banaszak, director

2/6/16 7:00pm

Jazztet & Jazz Ensemble Concert: Greg Banaszak, director (Dover Congregational United Church of Christ, 2239 Dover Center Rd., Westlake, 44145)

2/6/16 7:00pm

Elysian Trio Recital: Julian Ross, violin, Merry Peckham, cello, and Robert Mayerovitch, piano

2/7/16 4:00pm

Apollo's Fire Concert ($): Jeannette Sorrell, artistic director

2/12/16 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas, conductor

2/14/16 7:00pm

Keyboard Encounter: Mary Dobrea-Grindahl, Sungeun Kim, and Robert Mayerovitch, piano

2/18/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

2/19/16 7:00pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert*: Brendan Caldwell, conductor

2/20/16 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

2/21/16 3:00pm

Brass Choir Concert: John Brndiar, director

2/21/16 3:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: BW Men's Chorus Concert ($): Frank Bianchi, conductor (First United Methodist Church)

2/21/16 8:00pm

Alumni Jazz/Big Band Concert ($): Chris Anderson, conductor (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

This performance is sponsored by the Conservatory Women's Committee.

2/25/16 through 2/28/16  

Spring Opera: TBA ($) (William Allman Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

Feb. 25, 25, 27 @ 7:30pm
Feb. 28 @ 2:00pm

2/27/16 7:00pm

Saxophone Chamber Music Festival: Greg Banaszak, director

2/28/16 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Sungeun Kim, piano

2/28/16 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra Student Composers Forum*: Octavio Más-Arocas, conductor

 

MARCH

3/3/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

3/13/16 3:00pm

Cleveland Composers Guild Recital (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

3/13/16 3:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Junior & Senior Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition Concert: Rand Laycock, director

3/15/16 through 3/19/26

 

FOCUS Festival: The music of David Lang

3/17/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

3/18/16 7:00pm

FOCUS Festival Concert* ($)

3/20/16 3:00pm

Faculty Recital: Mary Dobrea-Grindahl & Sungeun Kim, piano

3/20/16 8:00pm

BW Singers Concert*: Marc Weagraff, conductor

3/31/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

 

APRIL

4/1/16 7:00pm

Jazz Ensemble Concert: Greg Banaszak, director

4/2/16 3:00pm

Women's Choir Concert*: Jordan Saul, conductor

4/3/16 3:00pm

Lyceum² Recital: Julian Ross, violin, and Robert Mayerovitch, piano

4/3/16 8:00pm

Guest Concert: Roomful of Teeth ($)

4/6/16 6:00pm

Music Theatre Senior Showcase

4/7/16 and 4/8/16 7:00pm

Opera Scenes & Freshman Showcase (Fynette Kulas Music Hall)

4/8/16 7:00pm

Percussion Ensemble Concert: Josh Ryan, director

4/8/16 and 4/9/16  

BWBeatles Festival ($) (John Patrick Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

April 9 @ 7:30pm
April 8, 9 @ 10:00pm

4/9/16 5:00pm

Jazz at Brothers Lounge: Greg Banaszak, director (Brothers Lounge, 11609 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, 44102)

4/10/16 4:00pm

Apollo's Fire Concert ($): Jeannette Sorrell, artistic director

4/10/16 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

4/11/16 and 4/12/16  

Music Theatre Senior Showcase (New York City, New York)

4/15/16 through 4/17/16  

84th Annual Bach Festival*

4/21/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Convocation Recital*

4/22/16 7:00pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band*: Brendan Caldwell, conductor

4/23/16 7:00pm

Africa→West Percussion Trio Concert: Jamie Ryan, Ryan Korb and Josh Ryan

4/24/16 3:00pm

Symphonic Band & Women's Choir "Young People's Concert"*: Brendan Caldwell & Jordan Saul, conductors

4/24/16 7:00pm

New Music Series Concert

4/27/16 7:00pm

Jazztet Student Composers Concert: Greg Banaszak, director

4/28/16 3:10pm

Conservatory Honors Recital*

4/29/16 7:00pm

Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert*: Octavio Más-Arocas & Brendan Caldwell, conductors

4/29/16 through 5/1/16  

Spring Musical: TBA ($) (Playhouse Square)

April 29 @ 7:30pm
April 30 @ 5:00 & 8:30pm
May 1 @ 7:00pm

 

MAY

5/1/16 2:00pm

Music Theatre Freshman Showcase (John Patrick Theatre, Kleist Center for Art & Drama)

5/1/16 5:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: BW Men's Chorus Spring Concert ($): Frank Bianchi, conductor

5/2/16 TBA

Music Theatre at Nighttown ($) (12387 Cedar Rd., Cleveland Heights, 44106)

5/4/16 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Band Concert: Laura Joss, director

5/5/16 7:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: New Horizons Orchestra Concert: Peggie Willet, director

5/7/16 5:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Youth Honors Wind Ensemble Concert: Laura Joss, director

5/7/16 7:30pm

Conservatory Outreach: Honors Chorales Concert: Jordan Saul, director

5/15/16 1:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: String Ensemble & String Orchestra Concert: Dianna Richardson, director

5/15/16 3:00pm

Conservatory Outreach: Junior & Senior Youth Orchestras Concert: Rand Laycock, director

5/23/16 through 5/28/16  

Art Song Festival ($)

 

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