Arts & Culture Series
Indulge in classical music performed by local professional orchestras and choirs every Friday in May.
The library’s annual Arts & Culture Series aims to expose and educate patrons about a variety of music. Whether you like to unwind to jazz, are a fan of the Bard or want to hear something new, the series brings four shows to our Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch sure to entertain.
All concerts begin at 7 pm. Registration is required. The Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch will close early at 5 pm to prepare for each event. Read more about the lineup below.
Friday, May 6
Oktoberfest comes early with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s Musik Von Zinzinnati. Listen to CCO’s brass quintet perform a concert of German and Hungarian stein-swingin’ classics.
Friday, May 13
Be transported to the early days of Scotland via Ladies of Macbeth with the Shakespeare Band. Take in hauntingly beautiful music combined with texts from one of Shakespeare’s most beloved works. The performance will explore the context of women’s roles in Macbeth and includes a lute, renaissance guitar, early flute and hurdy-gurdy.
Friday, May 20
Music has no age limit, so enjoy Arts and Culture’s Family Night featuring the Cincinnati Boychoir. Made up of male-identifying youth grades 3-12 of all musical abilities from across Greater Cincinnati, the choir is directed by professional music educators.
Friday, May 27
Listen to classics from the American songbook as performed by world-renowned vocalist Mandy Gaines and the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra.
The Arts and Culture Series is sponsored by the Friends of the Campbell County Public Library.