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Guest Artists at CIM

Guest artists from around the globe visit CIM each year, from musicians and composers to instructors and conductors. These renowned artists host master classes, seminars and private lessons and impart valuable advice on everything from color and blending to finding … Continue reading

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CIM’s Distance Learning Department Wins Pinnacle Award

The Cleveland Institute of Music’s Distance Learning department has won the 2015-16 Pinnacle Award from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) for “remarkable quality of educational content and exceptional skill at program delivery.” The annual award is based … Continue reading

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Keep Up with CIM with #CIMSummer2016

We asked CIM faculty and students to tag posts of their summer travels with #CIMSummer2016 so we could see highlights along the way. So, where in the world were our students this summer? Take a look!

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Students and Alums Compete at the CIPC

The 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition (CIPC) is underway! Be sure to follow CIM students and alums who are competing this year: alums Tomer Gewirtzman (MM ’15, Babayan) and Shen Lu (AD ’16, Paik), current student Sara Daneshpour (Babayan) and Ruoyu Huang (Babayan), who … Continue reading

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Summer Festivals Are Underway!

From Aspen to Encore to Utrecht, CIM students and faculty are off, playing and teaching at festivals around the globe. For some, the term “summer festival” might conjure up images of canoe rides or bunking in log cabins, but for … Continue reading

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Music and Nature In Perfect Harmony at the Holden Arboretum

Get your summer fix of the Cleveland Institute of Music on Tuesday nights at the Holden Arboretum. Kicking off on July 12 and running throughout the summer, the Holden Arboretum hosts summer concerts that frequently feature CIM students. The concert series, … Continue reading

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Alum Appointed Cleveland Orchestra Principal Viola

Cleveland Institute of Music alum Wesley Collins (BM ’07, Vernon) has been appointed principal violist of The Cleveland Orchestra. Collins succeeds his former teacher Robert Vernon, co-head of CIM’s Viola Department, who held the coveted position for 40 years. Collins … Continue reading

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Alum Creates Innovative Cello Strap

Cleveland Institute of Music alum Michael Block (BM ’04, Aaron) has engineered an innovative new strap for the cello that allows cellists to perform while standing. The officially named Block Strap started as an idea which manifested itself in multiple … Continue reading

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CIM Welcomes Young Talent this Summer

The halls at the Cleveland Institute of Music  weren’t empty for long, as CIM’s Young Composers Program and Summer Sonata got underway this week. Both programs bring in top young musicians to study in weeklong intensives which culminate in recitals … Continue reading

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Alum and Faculty Member Makes Carnegie Debut

Cleveland Institute of Music alum and violin faculty member Jinjoo Cho (BM ’11, MM ’13, PS ’15 Kantor/Laredo) made her debut in Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium Thursday, June 9, a prize awarded to her for winning the gold medal in the … Continue reading

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