Central Stage

Thursdays 2pm-3pm

Central Stage is our series of programs showcasing performances by faculty artists and student
ensembles from Central Michigan University’s School of Music.  Hosted by Dr. Sue Gamble, Professor Emerita, CMU School of Music, listeners will hear concerts from the current academic year by the CMU Symphony Orchestra and CMU Concert Choir, woodwind quintet and Jazz Lab I, among others.

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The 2018 season of Central Stage continues Thursday on WCMU.  It’s our series of performances by faculty artists and student ensembles from Central Michigan University’s SCHOOL of MUSIC.  Dr. Sue Gamble, professor emerita of Music Education is host.  

This week, a concert of choral music featuring performances by the Central Michigan University Concert Choir and the CMU Chamber Singers under the direction of Dr. Amon Eady.

This week, a recital featuring Professor of Clarinet, Kennen White, performing Claude Debussy’s Premiere Rhapsodie, a standard in the repertory for clarinet and Three Pieces for Solo Clarinet by Igor Stravinsky.  Also, White performs a piece called Twist Variations from Daniel Dorff’s In a Deep Funk part of his Set for Solo Bass Clarinet.

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This week, a recital featuring Professor of Tuba, Mark Cox and Professor of Trombone, Robert Lindahl.  It’s a program featuring diverse literature for these two brass instruments, including Arthur Pryor’s show piece for trombone, Fantastic Polka, Sonata No. 2 by Domenico Gabrielli for tuba and trombone continuo and Concert Piece for Tuba and Piano by contemporary American composer, Libby Larsen.

It’s an all brass program this week on Central Stage!

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Central Michigan University School of Music

The 2018 season of Central Stage premiered Thursday at 2:00 pm on WCMU.  It’s our series of performances by faculty artists and student ensembles from Central Michigan University’s School of Music.  Dr. Sue Gamble, professor emerita of Music Education is host.