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Classical Roots: Under One Roof

April 20 • Music Hall


Join us for an uplifting celebration of African-American musical heritage, featuring the CSO and the Classical Roots Community Mass Choir.

The Composer is Dead: With Text by Lemony Snicket

April 28 • Music Hall


Join the Inspector for a fun and musical mystery that introduces young audiences to the instruments of the Orchestra.

Bernstein Centennial

April 20 - 21


The music of American masters takes center stage along with the commanding keyboard technique and incredible artistry of Cincinnati favorite, pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, in Gershwin’s jazzy Piano Concerto. The 100th birthday celebration of the legendary composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein will be heard around the world and on the Music Hall stage with two of his most famous works for orchestra. #BernsteinAt100

Q&A with Cristian Măcelaru


Fanfare Cincinnati: You will be conducting a program celebrating the Bernstein Centennial—how does this performance and Bernstein's composition influence you as a conductor?

Classical Roots: Under One Roof


Since its construction in 1878, Music Hall has known a rich history of being the gathering place for singers, musicians, scientists, artisans and athletes, all under one roof. 

Bernstein at the Basilica

At the 2018 May Festival


WILIAM BYRD: Agnus Dei
BACH: 
Two Choruses from Cantata No. 112
HANDEL: 
"Hallelujah, Amen"
GABRIELI: Jubilate Deo
BERNSTEIN: Missa Brevis
JAMES MACMILLAN: O Radiant Dawn
JAMES MACMILLAN: A Child's Prayer
JAMES MACMILLAN: A New Song
RHEINBERGER: Angelus Domini
RHEINBERGER: Abendlied
RHEINBERGER: Laudate Dominum
TRADITIONAL SONGS: Elijah Rock, My Lord, What A Mornin', The Battle of Jericho

18/19 Music Hall Season


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