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The CCM Percussion Ensemble performs Mark Saya's Lámed Wufniks (1986) and Alan Sentman's Bookoctet (1996) in this excerpt from the ensemble's Feb. 23, 2022, concert coordinated by CCM faculty member James Culley.


CCM Dance performs Falling Upwards choreographed by Dance Department Chair Shauna Steele and set to the world premiere of Let Me Take You There by Aya Yoshida, Alexander Zemlinsky Prize for Composition winner.


Watch the CCM Chamber Orchestra perform Klaus Simon's arrangement of Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 4 with soprano Felicity Tomkins in this excerpt from the ensemble's Sept. 24, 2021, concert. CCM faculty member Kevin Michael Holzman conducts.


Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at how soprano Emma Marhefka, a first-year Master of Music student in Voice Performance at CCM, becomes Susanna from Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. This mini documentary explores how CCM students, faculty and staff work together to bring one of opera's most beloved characters to life.


CCM Jazz celebrates the season with a performance of "O Holy Night" arranged by Mason Daugherty with vocals by Musical Theatre major Mikayla Renfrow, along with a rendition of "Jingle Bells" arranged by Myles Twitty. The performance features Mikayla Renfrow, vocals; Myles Twitty, trumpet; Ricky Roshell, tenor saxophone; Benjamin Crowder, trombone; Derek Johnson, drums; and Chris Caporale, piano.


Enjoy this concert excerpt of the CCM Wind Symphony performing John Mackey's Places We Can No Longer Go, featuring Shannon Cochran, soprano.


Students and alumni from CCM's Department of Musical Theatre proudly present Project Exhale, a collection of performances celebrating BIPOC voices. Supported by the CCM Harmony Fund, this digital performance features Maya Angelou's "Still I Rise," "Meet the Plastics" from Mean Girls, "Me Voy," "Gee, Officer Krupkee" from West Side Story, "Sola," a Disney Princess Medley, Stevie Wonder's "As," "Hold On," "Till We Reach That Day" from Ragtime, "Brand New Day" from The Wiz and student-created songs and monologues.


In this excerpt from The Good Trouble Project, CCM Acting major Leonard Peterson III shares his experience and perceptions of how society sees young Black men. Directed by CCM alum Torie Wiggins, The Good Trouble Project explores identity, perception, relationships and the highs, lows and in-betweens of what it's like to be Black in today's America. Note: this video contains adult language.


In this excerpt from the CCM Musical Theatre Class of 2024 Freshman Showcase, students Benjamin Cheng, Jeffrey Cornelius, Michael Lee Jr., Madison Mosley, Peter Neureuther, Annalise Prentiss, Julia Schick, Cynsere Stevens and Jamal Stone perform Cynthia Erivo and Joshuah Brian Campbell’s “Stand Up” from the 2019 biographical film Harriet on the banks of the Ohio River and at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.


In this excerpt from our Spring Opera Gala, CCM singers Brittany Olivia Logan, Johan Hartman, Tyler Johnson, Teresa Perrotta, Justin Burgess and Christina Hazen take the stage with the Philharmonia Orchestra to perform the “Sola, sola in buio loco” sextet from from W.A. Mozart's Don Giovanni. Watch CCM's two-night Spring Opera Gala beginning on Thursday, June 17, 2021.


In this excerpt from Together/Apart, CCM singers Tori Adams, Maya McGuire and Kate Gardin are accompanied by Matt Coffey and Joseph Taff on guitar for a performance of The Wailin' Jennys' "One Voice."


Recent Premieres

Essentially Ellington Gala

The Essentially Ellington Gala concert features the CCM Jazz Orchestra performing Duke Ellington's Rockabye RiverLaunching PadDiminuendo/Crescendo in Blue and more swinging hits by legendary jazz artists.


Hope After Hate

CCM's world premiere of Hope After Hate is now available for on-demand viewing. Based on a manuscript written by Media Production Professor and Emmy Award-winning journalist Hagit Limor, the play shares the story of her father, Moniek Limor (1930-2020), who survived the Holocaust as a child. Historical images, graphics and student-shot photos and videos are projected behind the student actors to create a virtual set for the performance.


Enjoying the performance? Support CCM's students by making a gift to CCMpower:


Louise Dieterle Nippert Trust
Scholarship and Resident Artist Sponsor
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
CSO/CCM Diversity Fellowship Sponsor
The Corbett Endowment at CCM
Dance Department Sponsor
All-Steinway School Sponsor
Louise H. & David S. Ingalls Foundation, Inc.
Community Partners
The Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation, Ritter & Randolph, LLC, Corporate Counsel
Visiting Artists & Thinking About Music Sponsor
ArtsWave: Funding Arts, Fueling Community
CCMpower: Friends and Alumni Fueling the Future of the Arts 
The Strader Fund at the Greater Cincinnati Foundation
CCMONSTAGE ONLINE Broadcast Sponsors
Dr. & Mrs. Carl G. Fischer
Musical Theatre Department Sponsor
Genevieve Smith
Opera Production Sponsor
Rafael and Kimberly de Acha
Opera D’Arte Sponsor
An Anonymous Donor
Estate of Mr. William A. Friedlander
Mrs. William A. Friedlander
Dr. Randolph L. Wadsworth
Judith Schonbach Landgren and Peter Landgren
Mr. & Mrs. Harry H. Santen
Elizabeth C.B. & Paul G. Sittenfeld+
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Stegman
Dr. & Mrs. Theodore W. Striker+
Mrs. Harry M. Hoffheimer
Ariel Quartet Sponsors
Jan Rogers
Willard and Jean Mulford Charitable Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation
Choral Studies Sponsors
Mr. & Mrs. Joseph W. Hirschhorn
Orchestral Sponsor
Dorothy Richard Starling Foundation
Starling Pre-Collegiate Sponsor
Starling Strings Sponsor
Dr. Timothy E. and Janet L. Johnson
Thom Miles and Roberta Gary
Organ Department Sponsors
Louis and Susan Meisel
Piano Department Sponsor
Richard E. Thornburgh
Edward Donovan and Cheryl Carter
Jeff Thomas Catering
The Castleberry Family
KMK Law
Sandra & Stephen Joffe
Paula Boggs Muething & Brian Muething
Patti Myers & Alan Flaherty
Trish & Rick Bryan
Prestige AV & Creative Services
Graeter’s Ice Cream 
Rhinegeist Brewery
CCMpower
The CCM Harmony Fund: Challenging Hate & Prejudice through the Performing Arts
Event Sponsors
Buddy Rogers Music
LINKS Sponsor
Sponsors listed as of August 30, 2021

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