Packing up to go on the road with the CSO

Written by Janelle Gelfand, Moving a symphony orchestra around Europe might not seem daunting at first. But then consider all the stuff that the 102 musicians of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra are taking along on their three-week, 11-concert tour in six countries, launching next week. Crews are loading 482 musical instruments and assorted pieces of equipment, adding up to nearly 19,000 pounds. VIDEO AND ARTICLE ON CINCINNATI.COM Continue reading Packing up to go on the road with the CSO

Cincinnati’s Ambassador

While on tour, CSO & Pops musicians will not only be performing concerts at some of Asia’s most renowned concert halls, but many will also be giving recitals and masterclasses. For example Principal Harpist Gillian Benet Sella and Principal Flutist Randy Bowman are playing works by CPE Bach, Shoposhnikov, Tchaikovsky, Damase, JS Bach, Ibert and Satie as well as some Chinese folk songs in recital … Continue reading Cincinnati’s Ambassador