Aspen Trio & Kairos Quartet
Aspen Trio & Kairos Quartet Concert - Sold-out houses and standing ovations characterize the performances of the renowned Aspen String Trio. After more than 20 years of friendship and music-making, Aspen String Trio members David Perry, Victoria Chiang, and Michael Mermagen are an ensemble with magical synergy. These three world-class instrumentalists each have a long-time association as artist-faculty with the Aspen Music Festival; combined they have performed across the globe in the world’s most prestigious venues. “The energy, spontaneity, and sheer enjoyment we find together is a constant inspiration to us, and a joy to our audience...
CWU Chamber Choir & Friends with Ola Gjeilo Concert
Gjeilo has been to the CWU campus 3 times prior to 2017, each time for recording sessions which have resulted in 11 YouTube videos with the CWU Chamber Choir. This time, his 4th visit to our campus, is different. Gjeilo will take the stage with the CWU Chamber Choir to present a concert to the public for the first time. The concert will include pieces which are well-known to fans of his music – such as Unicornis Captivatur, and Luminous night of the Soul. But there will also be new compositions just recently published – such as Wintertide and The Rose. Many of the pieces are set with string quartet as well as with the composer at the piano....
CWU Opera presents The Magic Flute
The Magic Flute will be co-directed by Gayla and Tor Blaisdell and performed in collaboration with the CWU Chamber Orchestra directed by Aaron Hirsch.
Spring Choral Concert
Three CWU Choirs will present 90 minutes' worth of music in the Spring 2017 Choir Concert. CWU's choir concerts always promise "something for everyone" and include a variety of styles and periods.
Central Singers, The University Chorale, and CWU's Chamber Choir will be presenting a smorgasbord of choral music.
The concert will include two 20th century works which couldn't be more different: Jo...