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Upcoming Performances

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E.g., 2015-09-02
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., January 6, 2016, 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—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., February 3, 2016, 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—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
  • Sun., February 14, 2016, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Outstanding conservatory musicians present an afternoon recital of works for solo organ on the museum’s McMyler Memorial Organ.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
  • Tue., March 1, 2016, 7:30 pm
  • Wed., March 2, 2016, 7:30 pm

For this unique mini-residency in Cleveland, the JACK Quartet perform concerts on successive nights in two museum venues. On March 1, they will perform Georg Friedrich Haas’ String Quartet No. 3 “In iij. Noct.”—a work performed in complete darkness, with the musicians playing from memory in different parts of the room. And on March 2, the quartet presents a world premiere by composer Cenk Ergün.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed., March 2, 2016, 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—concerts that regularly feature instruments from the museum’s keyboard collection. From standard repertoire to unknown gems, these early-evening, hour-long performances are a delightful after-work encounter or the start of a night out.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Tue., March 1, 2016, 7:30 pm
  • Wed., March 2, 2016, 7:30 pm

For this unique mini-residency in Cleveland, the JACK Quartet perform concerts on successive nights in two museum venues. On March 1, they will perform Georg Friedrich Haas’ String Quartet No. 3 “In iij. Noct.”—a work performed in complete darkness, with the musicians playing from memory in different parts of the room. And on March 2, the quartet presents a world premiere by composer Cenk Ergün.

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Fri., March 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Dervish is a band that both celebrates Irish music and has been instrumental in bringing it to a worldwide audience. “Dervish are simply brilliant…They carry Irish history with them.” – The Guardian

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Wed., March 16, 2016, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Sevillian cantaora Rosario “La Temendita” explores the roots of flamenco in the richly varied poetic songs and improvisations of Mohammad Motamedi, the young rising star of Iranian classical music. Songs of Spanish folk poetry and Persian high art merge into a musical world in which the “Al-Andalus” of old is perhaps briefly revived.

Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Thu., March 31, 2016, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

“The Calder takes its place as one of America’s most satisfying—and most enterprising—quartets.”
—Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times

Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Sun., April 3, 2016, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

“The superb violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja, born in Moldova in 1977… [is] one of the outstanding artists of her generation”—New York Times. Her repertoire ranges from baroque and classical (often played on gut strings) to new commissions or re-interpretations of modern masterworks.

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