CCM

Earl Rivers
12:00 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Composer John Adam's "El Nino" oratorio will be performed at CCM

Possibly the most significant American oratorio of the late 20th century, John Adams’ “El Nino” will be performed by the University of Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Musics Philharmonia, Chamber Choir, Chorale and Cincinnati Children’s Choir on March 2. Anne Arenstein welcomes in studio Earl Rivers, who will conduct this oratorio, to share his thoughts on the challenges, instruments and written words that make the pieces magic.

"Metamorphoses"
12:00 am
Fri January 31, 2014

ETC's Lynn Meyers directs next drama at UC's CCM

D. Lynn Meyers from Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati is the guest director for the production of Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses at UC’s College Conservatory of Music. As she tells our Jim Stump, this play, based on the poem of the same name by Ovid and winner of a Tony Award, offers the audience a challenging and provocative night of theater.

CCM at UC
12:00 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Coming up: the Bearcat Piano Festival and Pianopalooza

The Bearcat Piano Festival is coming to the UC campus starting February 6 and will feature two weeks of performances, master classes and other activities, concluding with the popular Pianopalooza concert on February 16. Two of the area’s finest pianists and professors at the College Conservatory of Music, Awadagin Pratt and Michael Chertock, are in the studio with Brian O’Donnell to talk about this mid-winter piano celebration.

"Lines Above"
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

New CD from local jazz musician Rick VanMatre

Rick VanMatre, Adjunct Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies and Saxophone at UC’s College-Conservatory of Music stops by the studio to talk with Ron Esposito about his new CD, Lines Above, and the upcoming release party at the Blue Wisp Jazz Club on September 6.

Music on Target this Week
1:30 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions

Mark Ernster, Jim Nolan and Sara Danner Dukic

Great music, old and new, is coming to town this week. The Bunbury Festival offers 80 live performances by local and national bands for three days of outstanding rock. And UC's Corbett Auditorium will resound with the classics, as twenty-four brilliant pianists compete in the World Piano Competition.

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