Upcoming Performances

E.g., 2017-03-29
E.g., 2017-03-29
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Frode Haltli & Emilia Amper. Photo by Andreas Ulvo
  • Wed., March 29, 2017, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Norwegian composer, and accordionist Frode Haltli teams up with Swedish nyckelharpa virtuoso Emilia Amper for an evening of Scandinavian folk-inspired music. Haltli’s concert-length work The Border Woods is scored for accordion, two percussion and the nyckelharpa, or “keyed fiddle.”

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:00 pm
Gallery 229B

The CIM New Music Ensemble, under the direction of Keith Fitch, performs music of Morton Feldman.

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble. Photo by Kevin Reeves
  • Sun., April 9, 2017, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

A performance by the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, conducted by Timothy Weiss, featuring a workshop performance of Vijay Iyer's new violin concerto—Trouble, for violin and chamber orchestra—with soloist Jennifer Koh and Clint Needham's 2008 Chamber Symphony.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Zakir Hussain. Photo by Jim McGuire
  • Wed., April 12, 2017, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

The pre-eminent classical tabla virtuoso of the time, Zakir Hussain is appreciated both in the field of percussion and in the music world as an international phenomenon. A national treasure in his native India, Hussain is one of the world’s most esteemed and influential musicians, renowned for his genre-defying collaborations. He appears with santoor player Rahul Sharma.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Jeffrey Zeigler. Photo by Jill Steinberg
  • Wed., April 26, 2017, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

Described as “fiery,” and a player who performs “with unforced simplicity and beauty of tone.”—The New York Times

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
CIM/CWRU Joint Music Program
  • Wed., May 3, 2017, 6:00 pm
Museum galleries

Outstanding conservatory musicians present mixed programs of chamber music amid the museum’s collections for a unique and intimate experience.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Brandee Younger. Photo by Deborah Smail
  • Wed., May 10, 2017, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

A fearless and versatile talent, harpist Brandee Younger delivers a consistently fresh take on the ancient instrument as an educator, event curator, performer and leader of the Brandee Younger Jazz Harp Quartet. Known for expressive interpretations of traditional harp repertoire as well as her continued work with a diverse cross section of musical talents, Younger is widely recognized as a creative linchpin whose nuanced presence and willingness to push boundaries have made her irreplaceable on record and in performance.