Series 1

AT THE SUMMIT: Strauss + Dessner

Fri Sep 20, 2019 | 11:00 am

Sat Sep 21, 2019 | 8:00 pm

Louis Langrée, conductor
Katia & Marielle Labèque, pianos

 

Richard Strauss’ last orchestral odyssey leads us to the summit of experience and music from Cincinnati native Bryce Dessner takes us home. Learn more.

ROUSE WORLD PREMIERE + RAVEL'S BOLERO

Fri Oct 18, 2019 | 11:00 am

Sat Oct 19, 2019 | 8:00 pm

Louis Langrée, conductor
Guy Braunstein, violin, artist-in-residence

 

Ravel's Bolero and the birth of a new symphony by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Christopher Rouse. Learn more.

AMERICAN LIFE

Fri Nov 15, 2019 | 11:00 am

Sat Nov 16, 2019 | 8:00 pm

Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Louis Schwizgebel, piano

 

The CSO follows the thread of great African American composers. Learn more.

SCHUBERT'S THE GREAT

Fri Jan 24, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat Jan 25, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Simone Young, conductor
Alban Gerhardt, cello

 

Encounter Schubert’s once-lost masterpiece, plus a cello concerto by one of today's most exciting composers. Learn more.

MANNY AND MOZART

Fri Mar 27, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat Mar 28, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

 

Hear a piano legend, Emanuel Ax, interpret the music of Mozart. Learn more.

RACHMANINOFF AND PROKOFIEV

Fri Apr 17, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat Apr 18, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Xian Zhang, conductor
Sergio Tiempo, piano

 

Rachmaninoff’s immensely popular Rhapsody pairs with Prokofiev’s heroic Fifth Symphony. Learn more.

MOZART'S PARIS

Fri May 8, 2020 | 11:00 am

Sat May 9, 2020 | 8:00 pm

Louis Langrée, conductor
Philippe Bernold, flute
Emmanual Ceysson, harp

 

Mozart and Gluck imbibe and reinvent the music of France. Learn more.