Alumni Spotlight: Steven Rash, CAS '05

Steven Rash, the Director of Bands at Odem High School, recalls the outstanding faculty mentors and music ensemble experiences he had as a CWRU student.

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Student Spotlight: Jay Lee

Jay Lee, a theater student from Seoul, South Korea, studied abroad for a semester at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and has been an active member of various CWRU performing arts groups.

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Music Brittan Joins Editorial Board of “19th-Century Music”

Francesca Brittan, Associate Professor of Music, has joined the editorial board of 19th-Century Music. Published by the University of California Press, this journal is the leading venue for scholarship focused on music between 1780 and 1930, including "far-reaching investigations at the leading edge of musical and multidisciplinary scholarship.” More information at

Music Department of Music Colloquia [Spring 2019]

  Department of Music Colloquia provide a weekly forum for presentation and discussion of recent research by distinguished visitors and by CWRU faculty and graduate students in musicology, historical performance practice, and music education. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in Harkness Chapel, Classroom (except where noted). All are...

Music Spring Concert Schedule

Case Western Reserve University Department of Music is thrilled to share its Spring Concert Schedule, set to bring a groundbreaking masterpiece of the French Baroque and more to University Circle! The outstanding schedule begins February 14, 7:30 p.m. (Harkness Chapel) with the Jazz Ensembles I & II | Valentine's Day Concert,...