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CSO Opening Night

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.

Joshua Bell + The Rite of Spring

September 28-29 • Music Hall


Violinist Josh Bell returns to the CSO to perform Sibelius' only violin concerto and Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring.

John Adams' The Dharma at Big Sur

September 28-29 • Music Hall


Dharma means truth. Visuals by videographer Adam Larsen bring the truth of West Coast waves to Music Hall.

CSO Appoints Musicians to Eight Positions Following Auditions


Following extensive, highly competitive auditions, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announced seven orchestra seats have been filled starting in the 2018-19 season and one position was filled in the final months of the 2017-18 season.

Spotlight on... Dwight Parry


After meticulously crafting his reeds, listening to recordings, and practicing the complex cadences of the music he will perform, CSO Principal Oboe Dwight Parry takes the stage alongside his fellow musicians in the Orchestra.

Spotlight on... Gillian Benet Sella


From the age of eight, the challenges she faced in transporting an instrument of great height and heft was worth it to CSO Principal Harp Gillian Benet Sella.

18/19 Music Hall Season


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Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra


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