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Oct 14 Mon

Sphinx Virtuosi: For Justice and Peace

Event Details

  • Start Time

    8:00 pm

  • Location

    Mixon Hall

  • Ticketing

    Free — Seating Passes Required

705 days

The New York Times calls them “first-rate in every way.” Now you can hear for yourself one of the most dynamic professional chamber orchestras to take the stage. Comprised of 18 of the nation’s top African American and Latinx classical soloists, the Sphinx Virtuosi presents a fresh and diverse program entitled, For Justice and Peace. The program features composers who propelled peace and positivity during challenging, historical times.

Among those performing are CIM alumni Rubén Rengel (BM ’16, Laredo) and Erica Snowden-Rodríguez (BM ’10, MM ’12, Geber/Kraut).

Explore the full program.


  • ROMERO   Fuga con Pajarillo
  • BARTÓK   Allegro assai from Divertimento for String Orchestra
  • ABELS   Global Warming
  • HERBERT   Elegy: In Memoriam – Stephen Lawrence
  • FOLEY   For Justice and Peace
  • SCHUBERT   Presto from Death and the Maiden

Ticket Information

Free seating passes are required. Reserve your seats.


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Safety Protocols: Reservations (free seat passes or paid tickets) for all events are required. As conditions evolve, CIM's protocols for in-person concert attendance may be adjusted at any time; find the most current information on the Safety Measures page. Ticketholders will be sent an email with additional details before each of their scheduled performances.

Parking / Entrances: All patrons should enter through CIM's Hazel Drive entrance. CIM's parking lot is available for concertgoers; for details and parking rates, please visit

Accessibility: To inquire about accessibility accommodations, please reach out to Emily Stack by emailing or calling 216.791.6770.

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