AUG 5 - 7

The final year of an amazing experience of music and light. Tickets are selling fast!

Free Music - The Music of LUMENOCITY 2013

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The music used in the second LUMENOCITY in 2014 is now available on The Music of LUMENOCITY, Volume 2, and opens with Copland’s iconic Fanfare for the Common Man, a classic piece commissioned by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. 

Special CSO concerts for 16-17 on sale now!

Taft Theatre

Yo-Yo Ma, Lang Lang, and Itzhak Perlman special one night concerts for the 16-17 season are on sale now! 

Renovating Music Hall

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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Glowing, glowing, gone

The new and final LUMENOCITY

You've been here: sitting among neighbors and friends under the stars, perhaps with a glass of wine, perhaps with little ones barefoot in the cool grass, united for an experience that promises so much wonderment that you can feel a tangible buzz of anticipation.

Spotlight on Riverbend Music Center

The Spotlight article featured in each issue of Fanfare Cincinnati highlights musicians, patrons and other members of the CSO and Pops community. For this issue, we offer a look at a different sort of member of our community—the Orchestra’s summer home at Riverbend Music Center.

Kirill Gerstein, Louis Langrée, and the CSO featured on SymphonyCast

Concert was recorded as part of first concert series in Brahms Fest.

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CSO presents LUMENOCITY: RE-IMAGINE, Aug 5-7, 2016

The magic continues Aug 5-7, 2016 at the Taft Theatre in downtown Cincinnati. Catch the final #LUMENOCITY before it’s glowing, glowing, gone. Tickets on sale July 5 at

Want advance access? Become a CSO subscriber-insider to our 2016-17 Taft Theatre season before June 18, 2016 for guaranteed access to the final LUMENOCITY.