Mission: To Seek and Share Inspiration


September 2018

Opening the 2018-19 Season

Louis Langrée opens his sixth season as CSO Music Director with a one-night-only Gala d’Ouverture program that features CSO Principal Harp Gillian Benet Sella and CSO Principal Oboe Dwight Parry, Sept. 22.

If It Sounds Good, It Is Good | September 2018

John Morris Russell

When we think about the most influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century, the music of Broadway and Hollywood immediately come to mind. 

Letter from the President | September 2018

On behalf of the musicians, staff, Board members and artistic leadership, welcome to the start of the Orchestra’s exciting 2018–19 season at Cincinnati Music Hall. With this second season in our newly renovated home, we recommit to you our promise to provide a great experience at every performance.

The Huberman Violin

by Joshua Bell

Known as the Gibson ex Huberman, the revered instrument came into my life one fateful day during the summer of 2001, I was in London, getting ready to play a “Proms” concert at the Royal Albert Hall and decided to stop by the famous violin shop J & A Beare to pick up some strings.