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Music Events

April 15 - May 14, 2024

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Boris Berman, guest pianist: CU Music

“The Dawn of Modernism.” Internationally sought-after teacher and performer Boris Berman opens our ears to the radical sounds of the extraordinary early...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Midday Music for Organ 4/17: CU Music

Midday Music for Organ: Adam Langeveld. “Britain in the 19th and 20th Centuries.” Includes music by Stanford, Howells, Thalben-Ball, Bridge, and Fletcher.

Traditional Korean Music and Dance

Immerse yourself in Korean culture! The Korean Language Program invites you to a Traditional Korean Music and Dance Concert featuring acclaimed...

Joshua Rosenheim, senior piano recital: CU Music

Pianist Joshua Rosenheim performs The Goldberg Variations by J.S. Bach.

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Music and Sound Studies Colloquium: June Millington, co-founder of Fanny, discusses her life, her art, and the joys and troubles of being the first badass “girl group” in rock

Before the Go-Go’s or the Riot Grrrl movement, there was Fanny, the first all-women rock band to be signed by a major label, record five albums, and tour...

Film screening of Fanny! The Right To Rock: CU Music

Before the Go-Go’s or the Riot Grrrl movement, there was Fanny, the first all-women rock band to be signed by a major label, record five albums, and tour...

Friday, April 19, 2024

Saturday, April 20, 2024

June Millington solo performance: CU Music

Before the Go-Go’s or the Riot Grrrl movement, there was Fanny, the first all-women rock band to be signed by a major label, record five albums, and tour...

Sunday, April 21, 2024

Cornell Chorale: CU Music

Cornell Chorale. Yen-Hsiang Nieh, conductor, Vera Hui-pin Hsu, colleborative pianist. Feat. the Sage Singers octet The Cornell Chorale's spring concert,...

Monday, April 22, 2024

Cornell Organists Unplugged: CU Music

“Cornell Organists Unplugged.” Celebrating international Earth Day electricity-free with Buxtehude, Bach, and more. On Earth Day 2024 Cornell organists...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

Thursday, April 25, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

Midday Music, 4/25: CU Music

Midday Music in Lincoln: Seare Farhat and Asher Wulfman perform violin and tenor duets, ranging from Vaughan Williams and Holst to new commissions.

Music and Sound Studies Colloquium: Charrise Barron, "To Sing Praise and Sound Political: an Exploration of Gospel Music Performance at George Floyd’s Funeral"

Charrise Barron is a an assistant professor in the Department of Music at Harvard University. Dr. Barron is an ethnomusicologist and historian of African...

Friday, April 26, 2024

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

An Archive of Touch (2024) is inspired by the notion that the phenomenon, perception, and materiality of sound is only a shorthand for touch. Sound is touch...

Improvisation at Work, organ recital: CU Music

Guest organists Edoardo Bellotti, Ivan Bosnar, and William Porter. An evening of invention, surprise, and collaboration with two of today’s most...

Saturday, April 27, 2024

“This Immortal Coil” installation by Laura Cetilia: CU Music

“This Immortal Coil” is a new limited run, lathe cut record with two compositions for multi-tracked cello by Laura Cetilia.The album features...

Major Works concert with Cornell Chorus, Glee Club, and Wind Symphony: CU Music

Chorus, Glee Club and Wind Symphony Major Works Concert. Joe Lerangis and James Spinazzola. conductors. Program includes Sally Lamb McCune’s High Water...

Sunday, April 28, 2024

Cornell Chamber Orchestra: CU Music

Cornell Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Gabriela Gómez Estévez, welcomes violin soloist Christina Bouey to perform Winter and Spring from Piazzolla’s The...

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Cheryl Tan, DMA piano recital: CU Music

Cheryl Tan, DMA piano recital. Program includes Frédéric Chopin: 2 Nocturnes, Op. 55 Clara Schumann: Impromptu Clara Schumann: 3 Romances, Op. 21 Clara...

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Midday Music for Organ 5/1: CU Music

Midday Music for Organ: Annette Richards. “Paris and Beyond.” Works by Franck, Alain, and Messiaen.

Thursday, May 2, 2024

Vocal Program recital: CU Music

Recitals from students in the Cornell Vocal Program

Friday, May 3, 2024

Cornell Symphony Orchestra: CU Music

Cornell Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Gabriela Gómez Estévez. Program includes Libby Larsen’s Deep Summer Music, Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A Minor with...

Saturday, May 4, 2024

Piano studio recital: CU Music

Xak Bjerken's piano studio presents the complete 24 Preludes of Claude Debussy on the type of piano Debussy owned, Cornell's beautiful Blüthner Aliquot Grand.

Sunday, May 5, 2024

Percussion Ensemble: CU Music

Percussion Ensemble, Michael Truesdell, director. Cornell University Percussion Ensemble performs a wide range of pieces by living composers from around the...

Monday, May 6, 2024

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Thursday, May 9, 2024

Early Music Lab: CU Music

The Early Music Lab presents their spring semester concert

Friday, May 10, 2024

Cornell Center for Historical Keyboards Salon: CU Music

CCHK Salon: “Bilitis: Myths, Songs, Reverberations” In 1894, Pierre Louÿs published a collection of lesbian poetry that he claimed to have translated from...

April 15 - May 14, 2024