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CCM Announces Fall 2017 Calendar of Events
CCM ANNOUNCES FALL 2017 SCHEDULE OF MAJOR EVENTS

The CCM presents more than 100 major public performances this fall as part of its yearlong Sesquicentennial Celebration. The largest single source of performing arts events in the state of Ohio, CCM’s Fall 2017 Performance Series runs Sept. 6 through Dec. 9, 2017. Read more…

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The CCM and CSO second class of Diversity Fellows
CCM'S 2017-18 SEASON BROCHURE NOW AVAILABLE IN PRINT AND ONLINE

This season, CCM celebrates the 150th anniversary of its founding with an unparalleled series of performances and special events designed to highlight a tradition of innovation and excellence dating back to 1867. In the year ahead, we will look back on CCM's illustrious history, celebrate the careers of our impressive alumni and showcase the talents of our incredible students and faculty members. We look forward to welcoming you to the CCM Village to experience our ongoing history, the artistry of our alumni and a chance to experience the stars of tomorrow!

Download a digital copy of the brochure today and join us for a celebration 150 years in the making! Read more…

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CCM Infrastructure Project
$15M INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT RENOVATES CCM PERFORMANCE VENUES

The project will upgrade the overall technology in Corbett Auditorium, Patricia Corbett Theater, Cohen Family Studio Theater, Robert J. Werner Recital Hall and Watson Hall. All venues will be open for CCM performances by the end of fall 2017. Read more…

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The CCM and CSO second class of Diversity Fellows
CCM AND CSO ANNOUNCE NEXT CLASS OF DIVERSITY FELLOWS AND RENEWAL FUNDING FROM THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) have selected four outstanding musicians for the next class of the CSO/CCM Diversity FellowshipRead more…

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The Cincinnati Conservatory of Music's home in the 1880s at Eighth and Vine Streets in Cincinnati.
CCM SESQUICENTENNIAL: INSPIRING THE STARS OF TOMORROW SINCE 1867

CCM will mark the 150th anniversary of its founding with a yearlong celebration beginning in August of 2017. The CCM Sesquicentennial will commemorate three institutions separate in their origins but united by a common cause: the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, the College of Music of Cincinnati and University of Cincinnati. Read more…

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SCPA and CCM: Partners in Arts Education
SCPA AND CCM: PARTNERS IN ARTS EDUCATION

Recent CCM graduates Ryan Donohue (BM, 2017) and Jack Bogard (BM, 2017) have traversed a unique pipeline for talent that runs from Over-the-Rhine to Clifton. Before their time at CCM, both graduated from Cincinnati’s School for the Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA). Read more…

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 CCM Holds Inaugural Andrew Howell Memorial Scholarship Competition
CCM HOLDS INAUGURAL ANDREW HOWELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION

Open to current undergraduate horn majors as well as applicants who have committed to attend CCM in 2017-18, the winner of the Andrew Howell Memorial Horn Scholarship Competition will receive a one-year $3,000 scholarship and a solo performance opportunity. Read more…

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Anastasia promotional video
'ANASTASIA' RELEASES VIDEO OF CHRISTY ALTOMARE, CCM PHILHARMONIA MOVEABLE FEAST PERFORMANCE

Musical Theatre Alumna Christy Altomare will play the title character in Broadway's upcoming musical 'Anastasia,' composed by alumnus Stephen Flaherty. Altomare returned to CCM to perform two songs from the musical with the CCM Philharmonia during Moveable Feast. Read more…

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Hypercube at CCM
VOCALISTS COMPETE FOR 2017 OPERA SCHOLARSHIPS ON FEB. 25

Every year since 1976, the young vocalists of CCM take the stage by storm to compete for five coveted full-tuition scholarships and $62,500 in awards that accompany them. This year, the competition will be held on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in CCM’s Patricia Corbett Theater. Read more…

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Hypercube at CCM
GUEST ARTISTS IN HYPERCUBE QUARTET TO PERFORM AT CCM

New-York-based quartet HYPERCUBE combines contemporary art music with rock-and-roll in true Big Apple fashion, and it will bring that energetic style to CCM next week during its three-day residency with the Composition Program. The residency includes two performances and a workshop with CCM composition students. Read more…

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CCM 150th Anniversary
PRELUDE TO A CELEBRATION: SETTING THE STAGE FOR CCM’S SESQUICENTENNIAL

In the fall of 1867, Clara Baur established one the of the first music conservatories in the United States. The spirit of innovation and excellence initiated 150 years ago continues to guide our internationally renowned institution. In the months ahead, we will commemorate milestones from throughout CCM’s history as we prepare for our Sesquicentennial Celebration. Read more…

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Summer Programs
CCM ANNOUNCES PROGRAM OFFERINGS FOR SUMMER 2017

This summer, students from around the globe will have the opportunity to work with CCM’s world-class faculty and learn from renowned guest artists while in residence at the state-of-the-art CCM Village. High caliber opportunities are available for CCM and non-CCM students alike. Read more…

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CCM Announces Spring 2017 Calendar of Major Events
CCM PUBLISHES SPRING 2017 CALENDAR OF MAJOR EVENTS

CCM presents over 120 major public performances, lectures and senior showcases this semester. Pick up your copy of our Spring Calendar Booklet at the CCM Box Office or view the complete schedule of performances online. Read More...

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CENDRILLON
FAIRYTALE OPERA 'CENDRILLON' ARRIVES ON CCM'S MAINSTAGE NOV. 17

With original music by Jules Massenet and Libretto by Henri Caïn, Cendrillon is based on Charles Perrault’s original Cinderella story. However, Director Robin Guarino weaves a bit more magic into CCM’s version of the classic fairytale — movie magic. Read More...

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Music For Food
MUSIC FOR FOOD CONCERT AT CCM BENEFITS CINCINNATI'S FREESTORE FOODBANK

Students and faculty performers will use their artistry to fight hunger through the Music for Food concert at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 13 at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music’s Dierterle Vocal Arts Center. Read More...

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CCM Acting presents 'A Chorus Line.' Photography by Mark Lyons.
CCM MAINSTAGE SERIES CONTINUES WITH BROADWAY HIT A CHORUS LINE

Directed and choreographed by Diane Lala with musical direction from Roger Grodsky, A Chorus Line runs Oct. 2030 in CCM’s Patricia Corbett Theater. The Tony Award-winning musical focuses on a group of Broadway hopefuls as they go through an audition. Read More...

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CCM and Twin Towers Artists-in-Residence Program Doubles in Second Year
CCM & TWIN TOWERS ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM DOUBLES IN SECOND YEAR

It began as an experiment, said Twin Towers Executive Director Jim Lay, and after a successful first year, the program doubled to embed two more graduate students in the Senior Living Community. Read More...

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CCM Acting presents 'Romeo and Juliet.' Photography by Mark Lyons.
CCM OPENS MAINSTAGE SERIES WITH A RETELLING OF ROMEO AND JULIET

William Shakespeare’s classic tale of woe is transformed into a modern tragic comedy, running Sept. 28- Oct. 2. “It’s a comedy…until it’s not,” said Assistant Professor of Acting Brant Russell. Read More...

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CCM presents more than 1,000 performing and media arts events in the 2016-17 season.
CCM ANNOUNCES 2016 FALL SCHEDULE OF MAJOR EVENTS

CCM presents a tremendous lineup of performing and media arts events for the fall 2016 performance season of Passion, Courage and Romance. Read More...

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The inaugural class of the CSO/CCM Diversity Fellows
MEET THE INAUGURAL CLASS OF CSO/CCM DIVERSITY FELLOWS

After an extensive recruitment process, five exceptional string players were selected for the first class of the UC College-Conservatory of Music and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra's Diversity Fellowship, a program born out of a desire to make American orchestras more inclusive. Read more...

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CCM Acting presents 'Romeo and Juliet.' Photography by Mark Lyons.
CCM ANNOUNCES 2016-17 MAINSTAGE SERIES OF ACTING, DANCE, MUSICAL THEATRE AND OPERA

CCM presents eight great works celebrating passion, courage and romance as part of an incredible 2016-17 performance season. Read more...

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Award winning violinist Augustin Hadelich.
CCM WELCOMES ACCLAIMED VIOLINIST AUGUSTIN HADELICH FOR MASTER CLASS ON MARCH 12

The Grammy Award-winning musician will work with CCM students during the session, which is open to the general public. Hadelich's visit coincides with a weekend engagement with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, which will see him perform Alban Berg's famed Violin Concerto. Read more...

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Composer Julia Wolfe. Photo by Peter Serling.
CCM WELCOMES PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING COMPOSER JULIA WOLFE FOR RESIDENCY

During her stay in Cincinnati, Wolfe will work with students in CCM’s Composition Department and attend a CCM Philharmonia performance of her work Cruel Sister. Read more...

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Young musicians rehearsing
CCM HOLDS LONELY INSTRUMENTS FOR NEEDY KIDS (LINKS) COLLECTION DRIVE ON MARCH 12 AND 13, 2016

Do you have a musical instrument collecting dust? Your gift could provide the missing link for a promising young musician! Through CCM’s LINKS program, you can donate your used instrument to a promising young musician in need. Read more...

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Ben Biggers and John Battagliese in CCM's production of AMERICAN IDIOT. Photo by Mark Lyons.
CCM PUSHES BOUNDARIES WITH GREEN DAY'S PUNK ROCK MUSICAL AMERICAN IDIOT

Running March 3 - 13, the through-sung rock opera portrays a disaffected generation's search for meaning in a post-9/11 America. Read more...

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Cover image for CCM's Spring 2016 Calendar of Events. Photo by Lauren Kremer.
CCM PARTNERS WITH FREESTORE FOODBANK ON NEW CONCERT SERIES

Working in collaboration with the national Music for Food initiative, CCM's faculty and student artists will help fight hunger through benefit performances on Feb. 28 and April 3, 2016. Read more...

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Cover image for CCM's Spring 2016 Calendar of Events. Photo by Lauren Kremer.
CCM ANNOUNCES SPRING 2016 CALENDAR OF MAJOR EVENTS

From Jan. 12 through May 7, CCM will present 120 major public performances. Download a copy of our Spring Calendar of Major Events to learn more about this semester's offerings. Read more...

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The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.
CCM AND CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ESTABLISH DIVERSITY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM FOR EXCEPTIONAL STRING PLAYERS

Funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the program provides an unparalleled two-year learning experience to graduate-level violin, viola, violoncello and double bass players coming from populations that are historically underrepresented in classical music. Read more...

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Photo of Twin Towers retirement community.
CCM AND TWIN TOWERS TEAM UP TO BRING NEW MUSICAL EXPERIENCES TO SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY RESIDENTS

CCM graduate students Annie Barr and Alyssa Griffith are the inaugural artists-in-residence in a new program that provides free housing at Twin Towers in exchange for allowing inside access to music's creative process. Read more...

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OPERA FUSION GRANT RENEWED BY MELLON FOUNDATION

CCM and Cincinnati Opera's groundbreaking Opera Fusion program will produce six more workshops over the next three years thanks to a $300,000 gift from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Read more...

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CCM's Ariel Quartet
UC COLLEGE-CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC EXTENDS RESIDENCY OF INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED ARIEL QUARTET

The award-winning Quartet will remain an ensemble-in-residence at CCM through August 2022. Read more...

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Participants in UC's 2015 Production Master Class.
UC PRODUCTION MASTER CLASS FILMS 2015 EXPEDITION ALASKA ADVENTURE RACE

A crew of seven UC students is in Alaska now, working with media professionals to develop a documentary film covering this extraordinary sporting event! Read more...

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A photo of CCM alumnus and Distinguished Visiting Professor Kevin McCollum
CCM DEAN APPOINTED TO NEW SEVEN-YEAR TERM

The University of Cincinnati Board of Trustees has unanimously approved the reappointment of UC Dean Peter LandgrenRead more...

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A photo of CCM alumnus and Distinguished Visiting Professor Kevin McCollum
TONY AWARD-WINNING BROADWAY PRODUCER JOINS CCM'S FACULTY AS DISTINGUISHED VISITING PROFESSOR

As part of his new appointment, renowned theatre producer and honored University of Cincinnati alumnus Kevin McCollum will develop a new musical theatre incubator program at CCM. Read more...

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A photo John William Martin, CCM's new Assistant Dean of Preparatory and Community Engagement.
CCM WELCOMES NEW ASSISTANT DEAN OF PREPARATORY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

John William Martin comes to CCM shortly after finishing his tenure as Executive Director of the Brookline Music School, a preparatory-style, community arts education institution in Brookline, Massachusetts. Read more...

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A photo from CCM's spring 2015 production of 'Peter Pan.'
CCM DRAMA AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA ANNOUNCE NEW FILM COLLABORATION   

This innovative partnership will bring original scripted films to CCM's performance season beginning next spring! Read more...

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A photo from CCM's spring 2015 production of 'Peter Pan.'
CCM ANNOUNCES 2015-16 MAINSTAGE SERIES OF OPERA, MUSICAL THEATRE, DRAMA AND DANCE

Between Sept. 30, 2015, and April 24, 2016, CCM will present seven fully staged masterworks showcasing the unrivaled talent of our student and faculty artists. Read more...

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From left to right, CCM graduating seniors Eric Geil, Thomas Knapp, Dallas Padoven and Nate Irvin rehearsing “Holiday” from American Idiot. This song is also featured in CCM's New York Musical Theatre Showcase later on this semester.
PRESIDENT ONO SUPPORTS STUDENT-PRODUCED DOCUMENTARY SERIES

UC's president provides support for a hands-on learning course in the digital media cluster. Read more...

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From left to right, CCM graduating seniors Eric Geil, Thomas Knapp, Dallas Padoven and Nate Irvin rehearsing “Holiday” from American Idiot. This song is also featured in CCM's New York Musical Theatre Showcase later on this semester.
CCM SNAGS AMERICAN IDIOT FOR AN EXCITING AND ECLECTIC 2015-16 MAINSTAGE SERIES

Based on the iconic Green Day album of the same name and featuring the unrivaled talent of CCM's stars-of-tomorrow, American Idiot will have the entire University of Cincinnati campus rocking out March 3 - 13, 2016. CCM's performances will be the first local production of the hit musical. Read more...

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A photo of composer Daniel Catán.
CCM OPERA AND CINCINNATI OPERA SELECT WORK FOR WINTER 2015 OPERA FUSION RESIDENCY

The new American opera Meet John Doe, with music and a libretto by the late Daniel Catán, will receive a workshop in Cincinnati in January of 2015, using the resources of both Cincinnati Opera and UC's College-Conservatory of Music. Read more...

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Cover image for CCM's Spring 2015 Calendar of Events.
CCM ANNOUNCES SPRING 2015 CALENDAR OF MAJOR EVENTS

From Jan. 18 through May 17, CCM will present over 125 major public performances. Download a copy of our Spring Calendar of Major Events to learn more about this semester's offerings. Read more...

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Cincinnati's SCPA.
CCM ANNOUNCES NEW SCHOLARSHIP FOR SCPA STUDENTS

Funded by the Friends of CCM volunteer organization and a local family foundation, this full tuition scholarship will be offered to the top student from Cincinnati's School for Creative and Performing Arts who successfully applies for admission at CCM. Read more...

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UC's 2014 Gold Rush documentary team.
STUDENT-PRODUCED 'GOLD RUSH EXPEDITION RACE' FILM SERIES TO AIR ON UNIVERSAL SPORTS NETWORK

This fall, Universal Sports will begin broadcasting three installments of the student-produced documentary films, which chronicle one of the foremost expedition races in the world. Read more...

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A photo of Anne Cushing-Reid.
CCM WELCOMES ITS FIRST DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Anne Cushing-Reid will help CCM expand its community engagement efforts through her new role with the Preparatory Department. Read more...

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Composer Jake Heggie
CCM OPERA AND CINCINNATI OPERA SELECT WORK FOR FALL 2014 OPERA FUSION RESIDENCY

The new American opera Great Scott, composed by Jake Heggie with a libretto by Terrence McNally, will receive a workshop in Cincinnati this November, using the resources of both Cincinnati Opera and CCM Opera. Read more...

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The cover to CCM's 2014-15 Season Brochure
CCM'S 2014-15 SEASON BROCHURE IS NOW AVAILABLE

Subscription and flex ticket packages are on sale for CCM's 2014-15 season of major performances. Download a digital copy of the brochure, and plan your journey today! Read more...

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Celebrating 50 Years of CCM Dance.
CCM PREP'S 2014-15 PROGRAM GUIDE IS NOW AVAILABLE

Learn more about the programs in Music, Dance the the Theatre Arts offered by CCM's Preparatory Department. Download a digital copy of this year's program guide today! Read more...

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Celebrating 50 Years of CCM Dance.
CCM STUDENTS BRING MUSIC EDUCATION BACK TO THE CLASSROOM WITH COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM

Through the Whiz Kids Music Program, current and former CCM students are making a difference in disadvantaged schools throughout Cincinnati. Read more...

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Great Living Cincinnatian Otto M. Budig Jr.
CCM SALUTES LONGTIME SUPPORTER

The CCM community congratulates entrepreneur, philanthropist and distinguished UC alumnus Otto M. Budig Jr. on his recent induction into the 2014 class of Great Living Cincinnatians. Read more...

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Celebrating 50 Years of CCM Dance.
CCM DANCE CELEBRATES GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY

The Department of Dance at CCM celebrates a milestone anniversary this year. Join us for a look back at 50 years of artistic excellence. Read more...

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CCM JOINS OTHER AREA ARTS ORGANIZATIONS FOR SHOWCASE WEEK IN NYC

This May, CCM will join a variety of other Cincinnati arts organizations for a seven-day showcase in New York City. This innovative cultural movement, dubbed CINCYinNYC, runs May 6-12, 2014, and includes performances by the CCM Jazz Ensemble and the Ariel Quartet. Read more...

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