World Premiere Event April 23

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International piano sensation Daniil Trifonov will premiere his first concerto tonight with the Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra conducted by CIM President Joel Smirnoff in CIM’s Kulas Hall.

CIM’s Shen Lu Wins International Piano Competition

Shen Lu, a piano student at the Cleveland Institute of Music in HaeSun Paik’s studio, won top honors in the 2014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition in March 2014.

Nurenberg Paris Donates to CIM, Raises Awareness

Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy selected the Cleveland Institute of Music as their Charity of the Month for March 2014, resulting in a donation to the CIM Annual Fund for nearly $600 thanks to Facebook followers while also increasing awareness of CIM in the community.

CIM Community Concert Sells Out

On Friday, March 28, 2014, the Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra will return to Severance Hall for the fourth time this season–but they won’t be alone!

Musiker Visits CIM for Conductor’s Guild Workshop

Emmy Award-winning conductor, pianist, composer and arranger Lee Musiker worked with CIM students as part of the Conductor’s Guild Workshop  March 3-5.

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