Prokofiev + Cello Majesty

December 4 - 5

The husband-wife duo of Rafael Payare and Alisa Weilerstein return for a weekend celebrating two remarkable 20th-century Russian composers.

Giving Tuesday - December 1

A day focused on ordinary people doing extraordinary things.

Make a gift to support the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and its mission to seek and share inspiration with the community. 

Help the CSO and Pops continue to make extraordinary things happen in Cincinnati with your support on December 1! 


May 8, 2016

Join us in welcoming multiple Grammy Award-winning pianist Evgeny Kissin, whose playing “remains unbeatable” (New York Times) for his sure-to-sell-out CSO debut. 

Music Hall Renovation FAQ

It has been over 40 years since the visionary philanthropists Patricia and Ralph Corbett led the last extensive renovation of Music Hall. For perspective, in the decades to follow, dozens of new concert halls have either been built or renovated in other major markets across the country. Our Music Hall also deserves and requires regular care and attention to remain a world-class performing arts facility for the community.

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Inside a Symphony Audition

Janelle Gelfand

It's 2 p.m. on Monday.

Stephen Goist is  trying to control his nerves as he waits for his audition in a dressing room at Music Hall. Seated on a folding chair next to his viola case, the musician looks relaxed, but nerves can play tricks. It should be old hat: This is his 17th audition, he calculates. But this one had additional pressure. He grew up in Cincinnati.

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A New York State of Mind

Meghan Berneking

Many audience members will recall that, just over a year ago, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Music Director Louis Langrée performed an all-Tchaikovsky pro-gram at Music Hall during Thanksgiving weekend. 

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Michael W. Smith Holiday Concert with the Cincinnati Pops

One of the most celebrated Christian music artists of all time, Michael W. Smith ushers in the spirit of Christmas with a joyous and festive program perfect for the whole family.