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Aug 24, 2019

Summermusik: Blissful Mozart

School for Creative & Performing Arts
108 W. Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Aug 24, 2019

Summermusik: Blissful Mozart

School for Creative & Performing Arts
108 W. Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Step back into Mozart’s time as we highlight not only his works, but those of his contemporaries: friends and rivals. Who was the better musician? Who was more popular? Can you even tell who’s who? From Joseph Bologne to Leopold Mozart to Antonio Salieri of Amadeus fame, we...

Step back into Mozart’s time as we highlight not only his works, but those of his contemporaries: friends and rivals. Who was the better musician? Who was more popular? Can you even tell who’s who? From Joseph Bologne to Leopold Mozart to Antonio Salieri of Amadeus fame, we...

Aug 31, 2019

Russian Allusion

Devou Park
1201 Park Drive, Covington, KY 41011

South

Aug 31, 2019

Russian Allusion

Devou Park
1201 Park Drive, Covington, KY 41011

South

Join us as the KSO closes it’s 25th Summer Series in Devou with a full orchestra playing classical favorities.  A sizeable portion of the world’s most frequently performed orchestral repertoire hails from Russia. The KSO surveyed the dossiers of several Russian...

Join us as the KSO closes it’s 25th Summer Series in Devou with a full orchestra playing classical favorities.  A sizeable portion of the world’s most frequently performed orchestral repertoire hails from Russia. The KSO surveyed the dossiers of several Russian...

Sep 07, 2019

Stewart Goodyear

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sep 07, 2019

Stewart Goodyear

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Chamber Music Cincinnati begins its 90th Anniversary Season with a once in a lifetime chance to hear one of the world’s great pianists perform all 32 of Beethoven’s extraordinary piano sonatas in one remarkable day.   Stewart Goodyear has performed this...

Chamber Music Cincinnati begins its 90th Anniversary Season with a once in a lifetime chance to hear one of the world’s great pianists perform all 32 of Beethoven’s extraordinary piano sonatas in one remarkable day.   Stewart Goodyear has performed this...

Sep 11, 2019

Greenacres Celebraton Concert

Greenacres Arts Center
8400 Blome Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243

North

Sep 11, 2019

Greenacres Celebraton Concert

Greenacres Arts Center
8400 Blome Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243

North

Join for a celebration of music and the arts at the grand Greenacres Arts Center! What started as a 100th birthday celebration for one of our beloved founders, Mrs. Louise Dieterle Nippert, has continued on as a celebration of her memory and legacy. This year's concert will be...

Join for a celebration of music and the arts at the grand Greenacres Arts Center! What started as a 100th birthday celebration for one of our beloved founders, Mrs. Louise Dieterle Nippert, has continued on as a celebration of her memory and legacy. This year's concert will be...

Sep 20, 2019 through Sep 21, 2019

At The Summit: Strauss + Dessner

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sep 20, 2019 through Sep 21, 2019

At The Summit: Strauss + Dessner

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Richard Strauss himself conducted Don Juan with the CSO and so the season opens with this exciting piece he chose for his visit to Cincinnati. The work features one of the most exciting beginnings in classical music.

Richard Strauss himself conducted Don Juan with the CSO and so the season opens with this exciting piece he chose for his visit to Cincinnati. The work features one of the most exciting beginnings in classical music.

Sep 28, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Beethoven

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Sep 28, 2019 through Sep 29, 2019

Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Beethoven

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Virtuoso phenom Anne-Sophie Mutter returns to Music Hall for Beethoven’s beloved Violin Conce. Praised for her Verdi at the May Festival last season, conductor Eun Sun Kim returns for Brahms’s devastating Fourth.

Virtuoso phenom Anne-Sophie Mutter returns to Music Hall for Beethoven’s beloved Violin Conce. Praised for her Verdi at the May Festival last season, conductor Eun Sun Kim returns for Brahms’s devastating Fourth.

Oct 18, 2019 through Oct 19, 2019

Unlimited Color: Bolero + Rouse Premiere

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 18, 2019 through Oct 19, 2019

Unlimited Color: Bolero + Rouse Premiere

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Ravel's Bolero and the birth of a new symphony by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Christopher Rouse.

Ravel's Bolero and the birth of a new symphony by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Christopher Rouse.

Oct 21, 2019

Emerson Quartet

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 21, 2019

Emerson Quartet

Memorial Hall
1225 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Founded in 1976 at Juilliard, the Emerson Quartet quickly rose to the pinnacle of chamber music and has remained there ever since. With only one personnel change in 42 years, this nine-time Grammy winning ensemble has previously performed with CMC seven times: in 1978, 1989,...

Founded in 1976 at Juilliard, the Emerson Quartet quickly rose to the pinnacle of chamber music and has remained there ever since. With only one personnel change in 42 years, this nine-time Grammy winning ensemble has previously performed with CMC seven times: in 1978, 1989,...

Oct 25, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Dvořák's New World Symphony

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Oct 25, 2019 through Oct 26, 2019

Dvořák's New World Symphony

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Dvořák muses on styles from America, blending Old and New Worlds.

Dvořák muses on styles from America, blending Old and New Worlds.

Nov 08, 2019 through Nov 09, 2019

Petrouchka + Tchaikovsky

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 08, 2019 through Nov 09, 2019

Petrouchka + Tchaikovsky

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Gil Shaham plays Tchaikovsky’s remarkable Violin Concerto and Stravinsky pulls the strings on Petrouchka.

Gil Shaham plays Tchaikovsky’s remarkable Violin Concerto and Stravinsky pulls the strings on Petrouchka.

Nov 15, 2019 through Nov 16, 2019

American Life

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 15, 2019 through Nov 16, 2019

American Life

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

The CSO follows the thread of great African American composers.

The CSO follows the thread of great African American composers.

Nov 22, 2019

CSO Proof: American Perspective

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Nov 22, 2019

CSO Proof: American Perspective

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

CSO explores American musical identity.  "I've put together a program around the idea of American musical identity. We'll hear how Charles Ives toyed with the rhythms of ragtime, Tania León fractured Cuban-American modernism, and how early New Englanders fused the sacred...

CSO explores American musical identity.  "I've put together a program around the idea of American musical identity. We'll hear how Charles Ives toyed with the rhythms of ragtime, Tania León fractured Cuban-American modernism, and how early New Englanders fused the sacred...

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Winter Daydreams: Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Nov 30, 2019 through Dec 01, 2019

Winter Daydreams: Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

May Festival Music Director Laureate James Conlon leads a lavishly expressive program this Thanksgiving weekend.

May Festival Music Director Laureate James Conlon leads a lavishly expressive program this Thanksgiving weekend.

Dec 06, 2019 through Dec 07, 2019

Schumann's Paradise

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Dec 06, 2019 through Dec 07, 2019

Schumann's Paradise

Music Hall
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Downtown

Schumann’s oratorio was an instant success and put his name on the international scene.   The story follows a peri, a being of both celestial and earthly origins, who can only reenter heaven if she offers up something dearest to God.   Schumann’s masterwork...

Schumann’s oratorio was an instant success and put his name on the international scene.   The story follows a peri, a being of both celestial and earthly origins, who can only reenter heaven if she offers up something dearest to God.   Schumann’s masterwork...

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