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This just in: Grammy nominations tap CSO, The National and Fred Hersch

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is up for two Grammy Awards for its groundbreaking album recorded live in Music Hall, Concertos for Orchestra. The orchestra, led by… 161 more words

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Review: As Music Hall's tuning continues, CSO program has its own rewards

Over the Thanksgiving weekend, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra presented a rewarding concert that featured the Norwegian cellist Truls Mørk in Shostakovich’s Concerto No. 1 and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 215 more words

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Helmut Roehrig founded music department at Xavier University

Helmut J. Roehrig established the music department at Xavier University, founded a chorus devoted to performing sacred masterpieces and was an accomplished organist. Music was his passion, but he never wanted accolades. 814 more words

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CSO shines in Paavo Järvi's return

Music director laureate Paavo Järvi returned to the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra on Friday, conducting for the first time in the all-new Music Hall.  It was just like old times. 638 more words

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In memoriam Nancy Walker: Arts patron, influential classical music devotee

Nancy Fuldner Walker was devoted to Cincinnati’s arts, with a special passion for Matinée Musicale.

An accomplished pianist, oboist and teacher, Mrs. Walker headed the 105-year-old music club for nearly five decades. 603 more words

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How 'cool pictures' became a groundbreaking book about Music Hall

You’ve seen double bassist Matthew Zory performing in a tux with the bass section at the back of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra each week since he joined the orchestra in 1993. 955 more words

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Review: First impressions of Music Hall

“CINCINNATI – A $143 million renovation of the National Historic Landmark pushed the orchestra forward, narrowed the room, and cut 1,000 seats. In the Cincinnati Symphony’s homecoming, the acoustics were still a work in progress.” 256 more words

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