Meredith Monk brings artistry, inspiration to CIM
In his review “Vocalist Meredith Monk conjures fascinating, diverse world in recital at CIM,” Plain Dealer writer Zachary Lewis offered praise and adulation for Monk’s “mesmerizing performances of her own key work” as she took the stage for the final concert in CIM’s 2013-2014 Mixon Hall Masters Series on Friday, Feb. 21.
CIM’s Antonio Pompa-Baldi plays at Van Cliburn Memorial Concert
Pianist, Silver Medalist in the 2001 Van Cliburn Competition and member of the CIM faculty Antonio Pompa-Baldi joined several of his peers on Thursday, February 27, 2014, to perform a Memorial Concert in honor of the great Van Cliburn.
CIM Kennedy Center Performance Feb. 20
Video of Concert Now Available Online
Students from the Cleveland Institute of Music performed on Thursday, February 20, at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. as part of their Conservatory Project. The concert was streamed live online and is now available for viewing on the Kennedy Center website.
A Creative Partnership: The Joint Music Program
The intimacy of a conservatory, but big school benefits. That’s what CIM offers our students thanks to a special partnership with neighbor Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). Known as a leader in engineering, medicine and law, CWRU is also one of the top schools for Musicology in the world. For nearly half a century, CIM and CWRU have used their educational partnership, the Joint Music Program (JMP), to share their collective resources, focusing on the strengths of each institution.
OFFBEAT Celebrates 10th Season
This year CIM’s unique radio show, OFFBEAT, is celebrating its 10th season on the air! Hosted by Merry Peckham (pictured), a CIM faculty member and cellist for the Cavani String Quartet, the program provides an entertaining combination of classical music guest artists, slightly off-the-wall commentary and a lively behind-the-scenes tour of classical music.
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Since its founding in 1920, CIM has offered a world-class education to students from age 3 to 93 and provided concerts for the community. Located in University Circle, Cleveland's cultural hub, CIM is easily accessible to all music lovers - providing hundreds of concerts annually, most free of charge.
CIM graduates play important musical roles in our world as composers producing meaningful new repertoire, as eminent instrumental and vocal soloists, as world-renowned chamber musicians and as members of premier orchestras around the globe. More than half of the members of The Cleveland Orchestra are connected to CIM as members of the faculty, alumni or both.
The Beat Goes On
March 9, 2014, 7:00 pm
A benefit for the CIM Alumni Association
March 16, 2014, 4:00 pm
The Temple-Tifereth Israel (26000 Shaker Blvd., Beachwood)
Influences and Inspirations III: The Musical Friendship of Mozart and Haydn
CAVANI STRING QUARTET
CHAMBER MUSIC MASTER CLASSES
March 19, 2014, 10:00 am
Kulas Hall, Mixon Hall
Takács Quartet, guest artists
Edward Dusinberre, violin
Károly Schranz, violin
Geraldine Walther, viola
András Fejér, cello