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YP: CSO Encore


Where 21 - 40 year olds connect to the arts 

Music Hall Grand Opening Season: Four curated concerts and parties taking place that will thrill and inspire. Make this your year of the Symphony in the beautifully renovated Music Hall. View Encore benefits

Call 513.381.3300 with questions or to order.

Trying to plan the perfect Valentine's weekend?

We've already done it for you! 

With your $40 purchase of the Encore concert + event ticket for Ravel's La Valse on Friday, FEB 16, you are automatically entered to win our exclusive Date Night Package!
Package includes . . . 

• Dinner for two at Zula in OTR valued at $100
• The CSO's performance of Ravel's La Valse at historic Music Hall
• Post-concert party with CSO Encore at QCR's chic Living Room
• One-night stay at 21c Museum Hotel downtown
• Personal driver and vehicle, provided by Tesla

Winner will be drawn on Friday, FEB 2 — make sure you've purchased your ticket by then to be entered!

2017-18 Season 

Four curated concerts and parties that will thrill and inspire 

Click the "Buy Now" buttons below the concert descriptions for single concerts and events.

Ravel La Valse
Friday, February 16
6:30 pm pre-concert cocktails
8 pm concert at Music Hall



A trippy Valentine's waltz. Drama and delight with a musical retelling of The Ice Maiden. Let's just say this isn't your hearts-and-lace Valentine's weekend. Experience guest-curated Friday Orange surprises throughout the evening.

West Side Story
Friday, April 27
6:30 pm pre-concert party
8 pm concert & film at Music Hall



Encore partners with CSO Spectrum (LGBTQ) and MAC (Multicultural Awareness Council) on a blow-out season finale, featuring the Cincinnati Pops performing the soundtrack live to the original Oscar®-winning film. 

Past Events: 2017-18 Season

Pelléas et Mélisande
Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:30 pm pre-concert party at Music Hall
8 pm concert 

Encore partnered with Cincinnati Opera's YP group, Center Stage, to celebrate the final installment of the lush and visual Pelléas Trilogy with cocktails and festivities before the concert, plus a few surprises.

Pictures at an Exhibition
Saturday, December 2
8 pm concert at Music Hall
10 pm post-concert party

At the concert we experienced famous music inspired by visual art and were blown away by amazing trumpet master Tine Thing (Tina Ting) Helseth. We continued the party with cocktails at Wash Park Art Gallery and mingled with CSO musicians.

Plan in advance before your calendar is booked and get special perks!

CSO Encore package buyers get CSO subscriber benefits and savings on single ticket add-ons.

Buy all four of the 2017-18 season events now for the best prices and the most fun!

Remember, these paid events above are in addition to the regular happy hours, educational, and volunteer engagement events throughout the year — all of which are free to participate.

Questions or wish to order by phone? Feel free to call Heather Brown at 513.744.3236.


CSO Encore Committee, 2016-17

Sean Mangialardo, Co-Chair
Felipe Morales-Torres, Co-Chair

Jody Fidrus
Tasha Grismayer
Josh Hendrix
Shane Hutton
Anne Oblinger
Elisha Roser
Morgan Shaner
Megan Selnick