A collage of performers surrounding the Oberlin Stage Left graphic.

Oberlin Stage Left

A series of innovative, inspiring, and distinctly Oberlin broadcasts featuring our faculty, students, and special guests from all around the world.

Until we can welcome you to our concert halls again, please direct your attention Stage Left -->

Featured Event

Upcoming Events

Oberlin Percussion Group

Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m.

Join us in honoring Mike Rosen for his many years of teaching at Oberlin Conservatory with a special broadcast of the Oberlin Percussion Group. This concert includes works by Russell Peck, Rachel Gibson'20, James Tenney, Michael Frazier, and John Cage.

See complete program information for the May 11 event.

Oberlin Percussion Group

Oberlin Conservatory Large Ensembles

Saturday, May 15 at 7:00 p.m.

This concert features performances by Contemporary Music Ensemble led by Professor Tim Weiss; Oberlin Orchestra and Oberlin Chamber Orchestra led by Professor Raphael Jiménez; and includes works by David Clay Mettens, Eleanor Alberga, and Jennifer Higdon.

See complete program information for the May 15 event.

Saturday Stage Left Large Ensemble performances are presented one time only due to copyright/broadcast restrictions.

Lg Ensemble Broadcasts

Watch Stage Left On Demand

Use the WATCH link above to see the entire roster of previously-aired Stage Left events, like this recent broadcast.

The Red Herring Conversations: Chris Eldridge and Ed Helms

“Red
Originally aired January 29, 2021

Alums Chris Eldridge and Ed Helms ruminate about their Oberlin roots, and more, in this edition of The Red Herring Conversations.

Black History Month: A Celebration of Black Artistry

“Black
Originally aired February 4, 2021

Associate Dean Chris Jenkins introduces Oberlin Conservatory’s series of Black History Month events and revisits the celebration of Black Artistry on Oberlin Stage Left. Click here to read more.

Watch Backstage Pass

Use the WATCH link above for access to large ensembles, chamber music, jazz, faculty recitals, and more.

NEW RELEASE!
Performer's Corner: Faculty Recital
John Gruber, trombone, and Jeff Scott, horn

Backstage Pass performances have been recorded without a live audience while socially distanced and with all COVID-19 restrictions in place.

Conservatory Social Media