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Star Wars: A New Hope

September 7-9 • Music Hall


Experience the film that started it all, as the Cincinnati Pops performs John Williams’ unforgettable score—live!

Gala d'Ouverture

September 22 • Music Hall


Kick off the fall arts season at Music Hall with a bite-sized program of French masterworks followed by drinks and dancing in Music Hall's Ballroom.

Concertmaster Timothy Lees to Step Down Due to Injury

Lees will be named Concertmaster Emeritus


The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announced that Timothy Leesis stepping down as Concertmaster, a title designated for the first-chair violin, at the conclusion of the 2017-18 season.

Star Wars: A New Hope


Your Cincinnati Pops will perform John Williams' unforgettable score as Luke, Leia, Han and the rest of the beloved characters battle the Empire on the big screen above the stage.

Fanfare Cincinnati Podcast

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The NEW Fanfare Cincinnati Podcast provides an opportunity for listeners to explore the world of the CSO, the Pops and the region’s vibrant arts scene through conversations with performers, conductors and the people behind the scenes who make the music possible. Subscribe to the podcast at https://apple.co/2tzYDOk.

18/19 Music Hall Season


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