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Upcoming Performances

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E.g., 2017-11-21
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., December 6, 2017, 6:00 pm
Galleries

The series of monthly chamber music concerts continues, featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early and baroque music programs. Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed repertoire ranging from the standard to unknown gems amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., January 3, 2018, 6:00 pm
Galleries

The series of monthly chamber music concerts continues, featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early and baroque music programs. Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed repertoire ranging from the standard to unknown gems amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience.

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Davide Mariano. Photo by Hiroharu Takeda
  • Sun., January 14, 2018, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Most recently the organist-in-residence at the Kitara Concert Hall in Sapporo, Japan, Davide Mariano has performed as organist, harpsichordist, and pianist in prestigious venues in Europe, the US, and Asia. He makes his Cleveland debut with a program of works by Schumann, Widor, and J. S. Bach.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 7, 2018, 6:00 pm
Galleries

The series of monthly chamber music concerts continues, featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early and baroque music programs. Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed repertoire ranging from the standard to unknown gems amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience.

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:10pm
Third Coast Percussion. Photo by Saverio Truglia
  • Sun., February 11, 2018, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

The classic children’s book and Academy Award-nominated film, Paddle to the Sea, is the focus of a new project that looks at our relationship to the bodies of water that connect our lives. Third Coast Percussion performs its new score for the film, which tells the story of a native Canadian boy who carves a wooden figure called Paddle-to-the-Sea and sets him on a journey through all five Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence River, and finally to the Atlantic Ocean.

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:45pm
Mantra Percussion. Photo by Ian Douglas
  • Fri., February 23, 2018, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

Committed to honoring the past and expanding the future of percussion music, Mantra Percussion brings to life new works for percussion by living composers, collaborates with artists from diverse genres and styles, and questions what it means to communicate music through percussion instruments. They perform Michael Gordon’s evening-length percussion sextet Timber, which they co-commissioned; they also gave the work’s US premiere.

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Sun., March 4, 2018, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Continuing our collaborative partnership with our neighbors down the road, the CMA welcomes the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble for another compelling program under the baton of Tim Weiss.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
CIM/CWRU Joint Music Program
  • Wed., March 7, 2018, 6:00 pm
Galleries

The series of monthly chamber music concerts continues, featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early and baroque music programs. Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed repertoire ranging from the standard to unknown gems amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience.

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Sun., March 11, 2018, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Outstanding conservatory musicians from the Cleveland Institute of Music in the studio of acclaimed organist Todd Wilson present an afternoon recital of works for solo organ on the museum’s McMyler Memorial Organ.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Huayin Shadow Puppet Band. Photo by Andrea Cavazzuti
  • Wed., March 21, 2018, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Wu Man is an internationally renowned pipa virtuoso, cited by the Los Angeles Times as “the artist most responsible for bringing the pipa to the Western World.” Wu Man joins the brilliant Huayin Shadow Puppet Band for an evening of old-tune traditional music with shadow puppetry. Amid shouts and the strumming of lutes and fiddles, the percussion of clappers, small and large gongs, and the battering of a wooden bench, the band sings and plays about rural life in remote China drawing the audience into places and sounds rarely heard in the West.

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