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Event: The Constella Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 8, 2015
The Constella Festival rolls out its fourth season this week, marking not only a shift in timing, but also lessons learned from its previous three years, according to Artistic Director Tatiana Berman.  

Opera Fusion: New Works Enables Completion of Daniel Catán Work

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 28, 2015
In 2008, the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music and Cincinnati Opera launched Opera Fusion, an initiative to share resources and nurture emerging talent in artistic and technical areas.

Stephen Foster Reconsidered

The Pops join forces with Rosanne Cash, Over the Rhine and other artists to celebrate “American Originals”

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 21, 2015
This weekend the Cincinnati Pops pays tribute to the music of Stephen Foster and other songs rooted in the American experience with “American Originals,” performed by veteran and emerging Roots musicians.  

Holiday: Amahl and the Night Visitors

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Amahl and the Night Visitors is Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s annual holiday gift, a multi-media extravaganza of the Christmas classic originally written for television in 1951.   

Cincinnati Camerata Devotes Annual Concert to the Virgin Mary

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 3, 2014
This time of year there’s an endless menu of Christmas music, from carols to oratorios to pageants, centuries old and newly composed.  

Cincinnati’s Opera Fusion Workshops New Opera

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Jake Heggie is one busy composer — a rarity in itself. That he’s a busy — and successful — opera composer is even more noteworthy.  

Onstage: Great Scott

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
His latest project, Great Scott, is being intensively workshopped as part of Opera Fusion: New Works, a collaboration between Cincinnati Opera and the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music.   

Onstage: Hansel and Gretel

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 18, 2014
This familiar fairytale has become an equally familiar opera since its premiere in 1893.  

Onstage: MUSE

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 18, 2014
MUSE, Cincinnati’s Women’s Choir, always mixes it up, and their “Unresolved” program promises to challenge and entertain.   

Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra Appoints Interim Music Director

Kelly Kuo will lead the CCO in 2015

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, November 6, 2014
Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra this week announced the appointment of Kelly Kuo as Interim Music Director. Kuo will oversee the CCO's new festival format that debuts in August 2015. Currently the artistic director of the Oregon Mozart Players and the music director and conductor of the Butler Opera Center at the University of Texas in Austin, Kuo has a growing reputation as an innovative leader, edu...