Wordless Verses marks the first recording for longtime collaborators Strauss, oboist Roger Roe, and pianist R. Kent Cook.
139th season begins September 17 with clarinetist Eddie Daniels and friends.
Conservatory remains fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
April 2 concert at Oberlin to continue featuring acclaimed mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe and pianist Warren Jones.
First up is senior Marika Yasuda, performing April 11 with the Oberlin Orchestra. Two others to follow in May.
Students of James David Christie shine under the spotlight in France, Russia, and the Netherlands.
Inspired by tragic events during an 1888 blizzard, the piece will also be performed March 7 at the Cleveland Museum of Art.
February 28 concert will be preceded by a free career-development talk about shaping the world through music.
Harpist Yolanda Kondonassis and guitarist Jason Vieaux to perform music from new CD release.
Honor comes amid a two-year residency made possible by Oberlin alumnus Ed Helms '96.
Recording incorporates environmental sounds of Norway, features Oberlin's Contemporary Music Ensemble and others.
Conservatory senior one of only four singers invited to take part in the legendary vocalist's February 2015 residency.