Cincinnati May Festival Announces New Artistic Leadership Model

News about 2017 Format


The Cincinnati May Festival unveiled its plans for a new artistic leadership model, as well as key details regarding an exciting lineup of programming for the Festival’s historic 2017 season at the Taft Theater. 

The Ordering of Moses

New Recording Available!


Live from Carnegie Hall in 2014. Purchase on iTunes or Amazon. Stream on Spotify. 

Chorus Spotlight: Mark and Megan Weaver


As the only father-daughter duo in the May Festival Chorus, Mark and Megan Weaver have the opportunity to share a rare bond. Mark, an engineer by day, played trumpet throughout high school, and while he sang in church growing up, he had no formal vocal training.

Music Hall Renovation Update


The planning process surrounding the renovation of Music Hall began with a litany of questions. Among the “whens” and “whys” came the question of “who?” Who would comprise the team to accomplish such a massive project?

Local Choral Leaders to Host Annual Conference

Leyla Shokoohe


Cincinnati will soon welcome more than 500 community chorus leaders, singers, administrative staff and business and board members for the choral industry’s signature annual event. Hosted by the May Festival, the 39th-annual Chorus America conference, which takes place June 15-18, will feature multiple panels and events focused on professional development and innovative idea sharing within the field.