Seven-time Grammy Award Winner
“Maria Schneider Conducts”
Friday, November 19th at 7:30 p.m.
The greatest jazz composer of our generation, Maria Schneider, conducts her Grammy Award winning album Data Lords.
“Sing a Song for the Holidays”
Saturday, December 4th at 7:30 p.m.
Vocalists Vanessa Rubin, Evelyn Wright, and rising star Ava Preston help us Deck the Halls in CJO style.
“The Gershwins on Broadway”
with The Musical Theater Project
Saturday, January 29th at 7:30 p.m.
The Musical Theater Project and the CJO team up for our annual crowd-pleasing collaboration, celebrating the Gershwins’ contributions to Broadway, with a mix of history, songs, and videos.
“Mardi Gras Gets the Gospel”
Friday, February 11th at 7:30 p.m.
*Rescheduled to Saturday, April 23rd at 7:30 p.m.
The ecstasy of New Orleans meets the joy of the gospel as the CJO combines forces with a dazzling array of soloists and local gospel choirs, featuring Adrianna Miller.
“Velvet on Ivory”
with Velvet Brown & Ellen Rowe
Saturday, March 26th at 7:30 p.m.
The CJO welcomes tubist Velvet Brown and composer/pianist Ellen Rowe to share an evening of music and memories. A new commission from Ellen Rowe will be premiered.
“The Art of the Jazz Violin”
with violinist Regina Carter
Friday, May 20th at 7:30 p.m.
The CJO season will finish with MacArthur Genius Award winning violinist, Regina Carter, who will help us celebrate 38 years of bringing jazz to Northeast Ohio.