WED OCT 4 Music Hall

This free CSO performance features composers of EarShot, the nation’s first ongoing, systematic program for creating relationships between orchestras and composers.

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Nina Simone Piano Competition Concerto Finals

OCT 6 | 7:30 PM | Music Hall

Created to give a platform to talented young African American pianists, the previous rounds of the Competition took place this summer in Cincinnati on the University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music campus. 

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Oct 4


7:30 pm | Music Hall | FREE

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