A New Stage in History - 1718 Music Hall Season


Music Hall’s resident companies shine in five weeks of grand opening events, beginning with the CSO Season Opener on OCT 6-7 and a Community Open House on OCT 7. 

The Magic Flute

featuring the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

He had only seen her image in a portrait, but he was already head-over-heels. With the help of a loyal friend and a bit of magic, Tamino sets forth on a perilous quest to save the princess, encountering mythical creatures, a venomous queen, and heroic trials to test his worth. 

Song from the Uproar

Featuring the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Isabelle Eberhardt was born in 1877 in Geneva, Switzerland. At age 21, after the death of her father, mother, and brother in quick succession, she travelled alone to Algeria. She dressed as a man, converted to Islam, and joined a Sufi order, roamed the desert on horseback, and fell in love with an Algerian soldier. 

CSO In Concert

New week long streaming of CSO Broadcasts from WGUC

Live recordings of CSO concerts will air on 90.9 WGUC Sunday nights with  week long streaming available 

Grand Opening of Music Hall

We are thrilled to welcome you back to the beautifully restored Music Hall, a National Historic Landmark and the crown jewel of Over-the-Rhine.

After an extensive renovation, Music Hall is—perhaps now more than ever in the building’s 139-year history—a welcoming beacon for the community and a pantheon of the arts for generations to come.

David Halen To Serve as Guest Concertmaster for CSO European Tour

August 25 - September 9, 2017

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announces that David Halen, concertmaster of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will step in as the guest concertmaster for the CSO’s upcoming European tour spanning three weeks and six countries in August and September 2017.

May Festival Auditions

Scheduling auditions for the 2017-2018 Season

Robert Porco, director of choruses, will be holding open auditions for all voice parts during the summer and early fall. 

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