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Star Wars: A New Hope

September 7-9 • Music Hall


Experience the film that started it all, as the Cincinnati Pops performs John Williams’ unforgettable score—live!

CSO Opening Night

September 22 • Music Hall


Kick off the fall arts season at Music Hall with a bite-sized program of French masterworks followed by drinks and dancing in Music Hall's Ballroom.

Leslie Odom Jr.

September 14-16 • Music Hall


Star of the Broadway smash-hit Hamilton and 2016 Tony Award winner, Leslie Odom Jr. makes his Cincinnati debut.

'Hamilton' star Odom, Amy Grant, Indigo Girls headline Cincinnati Pops' 2018-19 season

David Lyman


Working with Sam Strater, the Pops’ director of artistic administration, [John Morris] Russell has winnowed that huge list down to something more manageable. And now, as he starts to talk his way through the season, the enthusiasm that Pops audiences have come to love so much returns to his voice.

Fanfare Cincinnati Podcast

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The NEW Fanfare Cincinnati Podcast provides an opportunity for listeners to explore the world of the CSO, the Pops and the region’s vibrant arts scene through conversations with performers, conductors and the people behind the scenes who make the music possible. Subscribe to the podcast at https://apple.co/2tzYDOk.

Fanfare News: MEMI


The Joint Banks Steering Committee announced on May 2 their recommendation for Music & Event Management, Inc. (MEMI) to develop and operate Riverview at The Banks, a new and cutting edge music venue designed for touring bands and artists.

Music Comes Home


This October, #MusicComesHome. Join us back at the renovated Music Hall for this historic season!

Video by Drive Media House

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