CCM’s monthlong celebration of the legacy of Ludwig van Beethoven concludes this Friday, Oct. 12, with an 8 p.m. performance by the Concert Orchestra. Maestro Gibson will share the baton with student conductors during this festival-ending concert in UC’s Corbett Auditorium.
This fall’s Beethoven Festival continues at 8 p.m. tomorrow evening (Sept. 21) with the CCM Concert Orchestra presenting the Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus and Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major in UC’s Corbett Auditorium. Mark Gibson conducts.
The performance also features Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D Major with soloist Yang Liu, a graduate student from Wuhan, China and the winner of this year’s CCM Violin Concerto Competition.
The CCM Philharmonia and Concert Orchestras open their seasons with a festival celebrating the legacy of Ludwig van Beethoven. Running from Sept. 14 through Oct. 12, the Beethoven Festival showcases the talents of CCM students and faculty in a concert series featuring a variety of the composer’s works, including six of his nine symphonies, two overtures, two concertos and a variety of chamber music.
CCM is delighted to announce its fall schedule of performances. The largest single source of performing arts events in the state of Ohio, CCM presents more than 100 public performances this fall, ranging from faculty and guest artist concerts to fully supported opera, drama and musical theatre productions.
This fall’s schedule includes a Beethoven Festival (Sept. 14 – Oct. 12), a Kurt Weill Festival (Oct. 19 – March 10) and a Cage Centennial Celebration (Nov. 5 – Nov. 29). CCM also collaborates with Cincinnati Opera on public workshop performances of two new American operas (Oct. 27 – 28 and Dec. 4 – 5) and presents a pair of concerts in conjunction with the Constella Festival of Music and Fine Arts (Oct. 10 and Oct. 28).
Download a digital copy of CCM’s Fall 2012 Calendar of Major Events today. Physical copies are also available at the CCM Box Office in the Corbett Center for the Performing Arts.
This week, CCM’s Dance Division welcomed guest artist Vivi Flindt of the Royal Danish Ballet for a spring residency. As artist-in-residence, Flindt will restage Act II of one of the first romantic ballets, La Sylphide, for CCM’s upcoming Spring Dance Concert.
CCM’s Concert Orchestra, Chorale, UC Men’s and Women’s Choruses, and Cincinnati Children’s Choir are pooling their resources for a performance of Carl Orff’s recognizable, rhythmic and authoritarian magnum opus Carmina Burana. Paired with choral works by Gerald Finzi and Ralph Vaughan Williams, this special concert event will be presented twice: at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, in Corbett Auditorium on the University of Cincinnati campus.
CCM is delighted to announce its spring schedule of major performances. Beginning Tuesday, March 27, CCM will present more than 50 events, ranging from faculty and guest artist concerts to fully supported theatre productions.
The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) presents nearly 1,000 public events throughout the year and offers free admission to many of its performances. Unless otherwise indicated, all events listed here take place on the CCM campus and are free. Some events require paid admission; please see individual event information for details and ordering information.
Tickets and Additional Information:
Please visit ccm.uc.edu/boxoffice or contact the CCM Box Office at 513-556-4183.
Parking is available in the CCM Garage (located at the base of Corry Boulevard off Jefferson Avenue) and additional garages throughout the UC campus. Please visit ccm.uc.edu for directions.
This Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, the University of Cincinnati will be hosting multiple events on campus. If you will be coming to campus on Saturday, please plan for the increased traffic.
More than 300 voices will fill the stage of Corbett Auditorium with favorite holiday songs during CCM’s annual Feast of Carols on December 3 and 4. The festivities will include treasured sounds of the season performed by CCM’s Chamber Choir, Chorale and Concert Orchestra, UC Men’s and Women’s Choruses, Cincinnati Children’s Choir and outstanding area guest choirs. Performances will take place on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. in Corbett Auditorium on the University of Cincinnati campus.