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Upcoming Performances

E.g., 2014-10-25
E.g., 2014-10-25
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 6:00pm
Wed., December 3, 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.

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 7:30pm
Thu., December 11, 2014, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Under the direction of Peter Phillips, the Tallis Scholars has established itself as the leading exponent of Renaissance sacred music throughout the world. The ensemble makes its Cleveland Museum of Art debut with a program of Renaissance choral music by William Byrd, Josquin des Prez, and Edmund Turges.

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sat., December 13, 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 Richard Wernick, Harrison Birtwistle, and Giacinto Scelsi with special guests Jennifer Koh, violin and Darrett Adkins, cello

Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 1:30pm
Sun., December 14, 2014, 1:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Guitarist Marc Ribot performs an original, live soundtrack to the 1921 silent comedy classic, Charlie Chaplin’s “The Kid” for this Family Day program.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
Wed., January 7, 2015, 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.

Sunday, January 11, 2015 to Friday, January 16, 2015
Sun., January 11, 2015
Atrium and Gartner Auditorium

Composer/musicologist Luciano Chessa has recreated the Intonarumori (“noise intoners”) of Italian Futurist Luigi Russolo. The instruments will be on display in the atrium during regular museum hours and the week culminates in a full concert Friday, January 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Gartner Auditorium.

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 2:00pm
Sun., January 25, 2015, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

On the occasion of his 80th birthday, we welcome back to the museum organist Karel Paukert who will perform Olivier Messiaen’s masterpiece La Nativité du Seigneur, a set of nine “meditations” inspired by the birth of Jesus.

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
Fri., January 30, 2015, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker magazine, the San Francisco-based ensemble Chanticleer is now into their 37th season. The renowned ensemble returns to Cleveland with a program titled “The Gypsy in My Soul”

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 6:00pm
Wed., February 4, 2015, 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, February 11, 2015 - 7:30pm
Wed., February 11, 2015, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

In India, the jasmine flower traverses the world of man and the world of the gods. This inspired new work freely moves between past and present, composition and improvisation, music and dance, delving into the concept of longing through the lens of recollection, appeal, and total surrender. Guided by the rich poems of Tamil Bhakti poet Andal, Song of the Jasmine embodies the spiritual and the sensual that are the lifeblood of the Indian psyche.

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