CCMOnStage Presents

New Morning for the world


7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, Corbett Auditorium

CCM Wind Symphony and the Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble

Kevin Michael Holzman and Ann Porter, music directors and conductors
Featuring faculty artist James Bunte, saxophone; and guest artist Jason Alexander Holmes, narrator
Lion Brown and Karl Meyers, graduate assistant conductors

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Musical Selections

Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble Repertoire

  • Shortcut Home
    Dana Wilson (b. 1946) 
  • Symphony for Band
    Vincent Persichetti (1915-1987)
    • IV. Vivace

Wind Symphony Repertoire

  • Fanfare Ritmico 
    Jennifer Higdon (b. 1962) 
    Lion Brown, conductor
  • Autumn Walk
    Julian Work (1910-1955) 
    Karl Meyers, conductor
  • Solace, A Lyric Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble 
    Joel Love (b. 1982)  
    James Bunte, saxophone solost
    • I. Joy
    • II. Besieged
    • III. Gratitude
    • IV. Hiding
    • V. Work
  • New Morning for the World: "Daybreak of Freedom" 
    Joseph Schwantner (b. 1942) 
    Transcribed by Nikk Pilato (b. 1972) 
    Jason Alexander Holmes, narrator

About CCM Wind Symphony

The CCM Wind Symphony has recieved wide acclaim for the quality of its performances as well as the diversity and originality of their programing. Dedication to bringing the finest traditional and contemporary literature to their audiences, the ensembles perform chamber music, selected transcriptions, concerti and original full ensemble repertoire spanning five centuries. 

a vibrant performance

Janelle's Notes


Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble Roster

Ann Porter, music director and conductor



  • Hyehun Choi
  • Minkyoung Choi
  • Katie Frazier+
  • Noah Holford
  • Yuri Kim
  • Alena Scott
  • Lauren Simon
  • Celine Tan
  • Madelyn Zoller


  • Zoe Schnadower
  • Sarah Singer+
  • Stephanie Thibeau


  • Bea Aldritch+
  • Grady Bryant
  • Shannon Cheng
  • Morgan Cloud
  • Zac Dietz
  • Jackson Fischer
  • Richa Jha
  • Lillian Johnson
  • Adam Keeling+
  • Christina Kraimer
  • Geovanny Morales
  • Lily Rollison+
  • Zoe Schnadower
  • Max Tumbleson
  • Kylie Quinn

Bass Clarinet

  • Allyson Johnson


  • Justin Bruss+
  • Lincoln Gully
  • Angylynn Kiss

Alto Saxophone

  • Prateek Bhandari
  • Andrew Brown
  • Katy Chapman
  • Nathan Wood

Tenor Saxophone

  • Ethan Mohney

Baritone Saxophone

  • Israel Saldivar


  • Brooklyn Fritsch
  • Mary Kimble
  • Meghan McGuire
  • Jacob Moeller
  • Mirai Nawa
  • Diego Palacios+


  • Nicole Ardila
  • Dogan Foster
  • Shelby Gault
  • Zane Kenzik
  • Sarah Lyons
  • Abigail Purdon+


  • Jacob Kraimer
  • Mark Troy
  • Max Davis
  • Jake Allgeier


  • Lydia Lysko


  • Matthew Lyons
  • Matthew Izor
  • Jack McSwiggen


  • Audrey Green
  • Nathan Hiner
  • Jonathan Kaseff
  • Jacob Ottmer*
  • Harrison Content+
  • Sydney Hanlon+

+signifies CCM Student

*Percussion Graduate Assistant 

Wind Symphony Roster

Kevin Michael Holzman, music director and conductor


  • Lianna Bartlett
  • Ay Kawasaki
  • Anne Leutkenhaus
  • Caitlyn Lyerly
  • Sieun Park


  • Ashley Miley
  • Dylan Reynault
  • Laura Ruple
  • Willaglys Senior
  • Angela Shaver
  • Sarah Singer


  • Alyssa Barry
  • Rachel Beil
  • Ian Bunt
  • Cameron DeLuca
  • Shuta Maeno
  • Marian Mayen
  • Matthew Mitchell
  • Nathan Murta
  • Emily Jo Spinelli


  • Elizabeth Beeche
  • Jordan Moreno
  • Collin Walter


  • Alex Owczarzack


  • Christian Briones
  • Aaron Cantu
  • Dean Haynes
  • Mark Ivlev
  • Braydon Sowell
  • Kash Sewell


  • Daniel Itzkowitz
  • Taryn Lee
  • Noah McCourry
  • Jacob Speakman
  • Cole Toothaker
  • Elena Varon


  • Katie Frazier
  • Antwan Hill
  • Alex Lenhart
  • Maggey Mangold
  • Brent Proseus
  • Taylor Yarbrough
  • Fangyi Zheng


  • Aaron Boyer
  • Simon Jansen
  • Ethan Lee
  • Wenze Li
  • Jordan Rowan


  • Sean Eberlin
  • Nick McDermott


  • Brandon Benson
  • Carline Habig

Double Bass

  • Corey Watzek


  • Sara Magill
  • Zibin Zhou


  • Trinity Le


  • Yeon-Kyung Kim


  • Marie Conti**
  • Joel Garza
  • Sydney Hanlon
  • Jackson Law
  • Peter Loferski
  • Zach Todd
  • Jun Zheng

Graduate Assistants

  • Brendan Boyle* 
  • Lion Brown
  • Adam Friedrich
  • Karl Meyers
  • Detrich Morrison-Jones
  • Laura Reyes

*Ensemble Manager

**GA Percussion

On stage

Upcoming must-see events + top news from UC's College-Conservatory of Music

We will continue to announce our 2021-22 schedule of public performances in two-month intervals — audiences will learn more about our programming for November and December events in October! Performance information and updates will be shared on the CCM website and in our Next OnStage e-newsletter.

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CCM News


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UC College-Conservatory of Music Interim Dean Jonathan Kregor has announced the addition of Lynn Worcester Jones, DMA, to the college’s roster of distinguished performing and media arts faculty members. Jones is an innovative pianist, educator, writer, speaker, mentor and leader who encourages career preparation and excellence in students. She begins her new role as Associate Professor of Piano Pedagogy and Coordinator of Group Piano at CCM on Aug. 15, 2024.


Piano alumna Brianna Matzke premieres TREMOR project at American...

May 3, 2024

TREMOR is a performance art project created in response to Brianna Matzke's essential tremor diagnosis. It features a world premiere piano concert and panel discussion at 6 p.m. on May 5, 2024 at the American Sign Museum. The project also includes an art opening, with musical responses from local new-music ensemble concert:nova on April 28 at The Well.


CCM shares 2024 alumni and distinguished service awards

April 26, 2024

UC's College-Conservatory of Music is proud to present alumni and distinguished service awards to outstanding members of our community at the end of each academic year. The 2024 awards are presented to four accomplished alumni and one dedicated patron in a private virtual event on April 23.

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Louise Dieterle Nippert Trust
Scholarship and Resident Artist Sponsor
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
CSO/CCM Diversity Fellowship Sponsor
The Corbett Endowment at CCM
Dance Department Sponsor
All-Steinway School Sponsor
Louise H. & David S. Ingalls Foundation, Inc.
Community Partners
The Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation, Ritter & Randolph, LLC, Corporate Counsel
Visiting Artists & Thinking About Music Sponsor
Dr. & Mrs. Carl G. Fischer 
Greg Mathein 
Gary & Barb Cummins 
Jim & Linda Miller 
George & Carroll Roden
Musical Theatre Department Sponsors
Genevieve Smith
Opera Production Sponsor
Rafael and Kimberly de Acha
Opera D’Arte Sponsor
An Anonymous Donor
Estate of Mr. William A. Friedlander
Mrs. William A. Friedlander
Dr. Randolph L. Wadsworth
Judith Schonbach Landgren and Peter Landgren
Mr. & Mrs. Harry H. Santen
Elizabeth C.B. Sittenfeld
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Stegman
Mrs. Theodore W. Striker
Mrs. Harry M. Hoffheimer
Ariel Quartet Sponsors
Jan Rogers
Willard and Jean Mulford Charitable Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation
Choral Studies Sponsors
  Classical Guitar Sponsor

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph W. Hirschhorn
Orchestral Sponsor
Dorothy Richard Starling Foundation
Starling Pre-Collegiate Sponsor
Starling Strings Sponsor
Dr. Timothy E. and Janet L. Johnson
Thom Miles and Roberta Gary
Organ Department Sponsors
Keyboard Club of Cincinnati
Louis and Susan Meisel
Piano Department Sponsors
Kevin and Nancy Rhein
   Wind Studies Sponsor
Buddy Rogers Music
LINKS Sponsor
Sponsors listed as of Sept. 7, 2023

General Information

Box Office

Located in the CCM Atrium, the Box Office is open Monday through Friday, 12:30-6 p.m.; Saturday, noon-4 p.m.; and one hour prior to curtain for all ticketed performances. MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards are accepted.

  • Location: CCM Atrium Lobby next to Corbett Auditorium
  • Telephone: 513-556-4183
  • Email:
  • Mail: CCM Box Office, P.O. Box 210003, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0003


Convenient parking is available in the CCM Garage at the base of Corry Boulevard off of Jefferson Avenue. Additional parking is available in garages throughout the UC campus. Any questions concerning on-campus parking should be directed to UC Parking Services at 513-556-2283.

Tax Credit

If you find that you cannot attend your performance, your tickets may be donated for tax credit as a charitable contribution. Simply notify the Box Office prior to the performance to release your seats, and give your name and address. A tax donation receipt will be mailed to you.

COVID Careful

The health and safety of our community remains our top priority. Based on current conditions, performance venues will be reduced to 50% capacity and all individuals, including audience members and performers, are required to wear facial coverings indoors, following guidelines from the CDC and UC's physician-led COVID response team. Additional measures may be in place as conditions develop based on guidance from the CDC and UC's physician-led COVID response team. Visit the UC Public Health website and CCM's COVID-19 website for additional information and updates.

Lost and Found

If you have lost an item, contact lost and found at 513-556-9413.

House Policies

The House Manager has been instructed to minimize the disturbance to patrons already seated when accommodating latecomers. The director and producer of each production select times that are least likely to interrupt the performance, and latecomers will be seated only during these times. Latecomers who miss these opportunities will not be admitted until intermission. Children under the age of 6 will not be admitted.

Cameras, Phones and Recording Devices

The video or audio recording of performances is prohibited.

The use of cameras, with or without flashes, recording devices, cellular phones and other electronic devices inside the theater is prohibited. Please leave them with the House Manager.

Smoking and Refreshments

Smoking and refreshments are not permitted in the theater. Effective May 1, 2017, smoking and tobacco use (including chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes) shall be prohibited by students, staff, faculty, visitors, vendors and contractors at all times in or on University of Cincinnati properties, including events on university property during non-school hours. This includes all shelters, indoor and outdoor theaters and athletic facilities, bridges, walkways, sidewalks, residence halls, parking lots, and street parking and garages owned by the university.

Hearing Enhancement

Telex listening devices are available for checkout during performances in both Patricia Corbett Theater and Corbett Auditorium. Please inquire at the Box Office.

Wheelchair Seating

Wheelchair seating is available in both Corbett Auditorium and Patricia Corbett Theater. Seating is limited, so reservations should be made with the Box Office when ordering tickets. These seats are subject to availability.

Group Sales

The Box Office can accommodate groups for major productions and concerts. Preview and benefit performances are also available for some productions. For more information, call the CCM Box Office at 513-556-4183.

CCM Faculty and Staff

CCM's faculty and staff and its state-of-the-art facilities make possible the professional training and exceptional education on which CCM believes the future of the arts relies. The school's roster of eminent faculty regularly receives distinguished honors for creative and scholarly work, and its alumni have achieved notable success in the performing and media arts. More than 150 internationally recognized faculty members work with students from around the world, specializing in eight areas of study.

Know Your Exit

Corbett Auditorium emergency exits are located at the back left and right of the balcony level, the back left and right of the main floor level, and at the left and right at the front of the stage.

Performance dates and repertoire are subject to change. View CCM's current calendar of events.

The purpose of these performances is educational, and they are part of a University of Cincinnati academic program.