Music in October in Cincinnati


October marks the official start of autumn and the continuation of the in-progress music season. Here’s an overview of music in Cincinnati in October, a few days before the end of September (which we already previewed on our

At CCM (Tickets: 513 556-4183)
October 3, 7:30 p.m. in Corbett Auditorium – Pride of Russia: Rimsky Korsakov – Russian Easter Overture; Shostakovich – Piano Concerto No. 2 (soloist Dror Biran); Prokofiev – Symphony No. 5 / CCM Philharmonia, Mark Gibson, conductor.
Chamber Music
October 22, 7:30 p.m. in Werner Recital Hall – The Fugue: Mozart – Adagio and Fugue in C Minor; Bartók – String Quartet in A Minor; Beethoven – String Quartet No. 134 in B-flat Major – Ariel Quartet.
Musical Theater
Oct. 24, 25, 26, 27 – evenings at 7:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. in Corbett Auditorium – 42ndStreet – Warren, Dubin, Stewart and Bramble, directed and choreographed by Diane Lala.

Faculty Recitals with free admission – Visit CCM’s website at

Music for All Seasons (Tickets: Email
Some Americans – Sunday October 6 at 2 p.m. at Peterloon Estate, 8605 Hopewell Road, Indian Hill – Music by Gershwin, Copland, Bernstein, Barber and Gottschalk with Roman Rudnytsky, Pianist, Amber R. Monroe, Soprano, and Bin Yu Sanford, pianist

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (Tickets: 513 381 3300)
October 18, 11 a.m. and October 19, 8 p.m. – Music by Ravel, Rouse, and Lalo with Guy Braunstein, violin and Louis Langrée, conductor
October 25 and 26, 8 p.m. – Music by Falla, Coll and Dvořák with Javier Perianes, piano and Gustavo Gimeno, conductor

Later on look on our blog for a preview of upcoming  concerts in some of the churches around Cincinnati

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