Cincinnati May Festival

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Country and Region United StatesOhio
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Cincinnati, Ohio USA
Festival Contact Information

Cincinnati May Festival
Music Hall
1241 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202 USA
Phone: (01) 513-621-1919
Fax: (01) 513-744-3535

Festival Description

The 2010 May Festival, now the 137th year in the history of this monumental event, features works that represent pinnacles of choral literature from the 16th to 21st centuries, performed by vast choral and orchestral forces and an outstanding roster of soloists. Highlights include: Mozart C Minor Mass; St. Matthew Passion by J.S. Bach; Belshazzar’s Feast by William Walton; Chichester Psalms by Leonard Bernstein; Rachmaninoff’s opera Aleko.

Festival Dates May 11 - 19, 2012
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Festival Events:

Participants 2010:
  • James Conlon, Music Director
  • Robert Porco, Director of Choruses
  • James Bagwell, Director of May Festival Youth Chorus
  • The May Festival Chorus
  • Guest Soloists
  • Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra


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Tickets and Information:
  • Phone +01 513-381-3300
  • Online at
  • Music Hall
    1241 Elm Street
    Cincinnati, Ohio, USA


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