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Upcoming Performances

E.g., 2014-09-18
E.g., 2014-09-18
Saturday, September 20, 2014 to Monday, December 1, 2014
Sat., September 20, 2014
St. John's Episcopal Church, Ohio City

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. For several weeks, Adams’ installation will be a sounding environment and oasis in the middle of the city, or what Kyle Gann in PostClassic called “Calming, beautiful, ... an invitation to a crepuscular frame of mind.”

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sun., September 21, 2014, 2:00 pm
Lake View Cemetery

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. Scored for 9 to 99 percussion players who are meant to be widely dispersed in an outdoor area, Inuksuit has been described by the New York Times as “the ultimate environmental piece.”

Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sat., September 27, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Expanding a collaborative partnership with our neighbors down the road, CMA welcomes the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble for a series of compelling programs under the baton of Tim Weiss. Program includes works by Bernard Rands, Augusta Read Thomas, Zhou Long, and Chen Yi with special guests George Sakakeeny, bassoon and Richard Hawkins, clarinet.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wed., October 1, 2014, 6:00 pm
CMA Galleries

The popular series of monthly concerts in the galleries featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early & baroque music programs enters its fourth season.These concerts are free to all, and programs are announced week of the concert in the museum’s website.

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 7:30pm
Fri., October 10, 2014, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

The program “Sword of Wisdom" conveys the power of solidity and tranquility and is a collection of selected chapters of U-Theatre’s international touring repertoire. The ensemble presents a higher level of drumming as an art—“a synthesis of theatre, percussion, martial arts and meditation” (The Times, London).

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 7:30pm
Sun., October 26, 2014, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

A masterful player of the 16-string dan Tranh—a zither with moveable bridges and the springy, bending tones resembling the koto—and the pitch-bending monochord dan Bau, Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ draws on the dozens of traditional genres found in Vietnam to craft new arrangements and compositions.

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sat., November 1, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Expanding a collaborative partnership with our neighbors down the road, CMA welcomes the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble for a series of compelling programs under the baton of Tim Weiss. Program includes works by Luke Bedford, Phil Cashian, Morton Feldman, and Sean Shepherd.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wed., November 5, 2014, 6:00 pm
CMA Galleries

The popular series of monthly concerts in the galleries featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early & baroque music programs enters its fourth season.These concerts are free to all, and programs are announced week of the concert in the museum’s website.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:30pm
Wed., November 5, 2014, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Renowned for its graceful hand gestures and stunning costumes, the Royal Ballet of Cambodia, foremost exponent of the style also known as Khmer Classical Dance, has been closely associated with the Khmer court for over one thousand years. Infused with a sacred and symbolic role, the dance embodies the traditional values of refinement, respect and spirituality.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:30pm
Wed., November 19, 2014, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

One of the most exciting young ensembles in chamber music today, the Calder Quartet return to Cleveland for the first in an ongoing series of performances in the Transformer Station.

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