We welcome you and your family to visit the Cleveland Institute of Music throughout the year. The Admission Office offers tours and information sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 2pm, and on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30am. Please click here to schedule a tour. If you have any questions about your visit, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click on any of the links below to help plan your visit.
- Visitor Guide - Travel directions, hotel/restaurant information, and more (PDF)
- Google map for CIM and the campus area
- Campus Map of Case Western Reserve University
- Discover Cleveland via the Case Western Reserve University guide to Cleveland resources.
- University Circle Calendar of Events and Visit Wizard.
CIM will host several special visit days this fall. All events are free to attend but we do ask that you register in advance.
October 10, 2016
Schools in attendance:
- Shepherd School of Music- Rice University
- University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
- Mason Gross School of the Arts
- University of Maryland
- Carnegie Mellon University
- Jacobs School of Music- Indiana University
- Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University
- The Juilliard School
- The New School
- New England Conservatory
- Longy School of Music of Bard College
- Yale University
- Lynn University
- University of Michigan
- University of North Texas
- San Francisco Conservatory of Music
- University of Southern California- Thornton School of Music
- Roosevelt University
- Southern Methodist University
Flute Open House
Saturday, October 15, 2016
You will spend the afternoon with our Flute instructor and Principal Piccolo of the Cleveland Orchestra, Mary Kay Fink!
Schedule of the Day:
2:30pm Registration, Maltz Lobby
3:00pm Introduction and concert by Mary Kay Fink, room 217
4:20pm Extended Techniques Class
Followed by a question and answer session with current flute student Jessica Chancey.
Ms. Fink will hear the first four students who respond during the masterclass times.
The first 15 registrants will receive one (1) complimentary ticket to The Cleveland Orchestra's evening (8:00PM) performance of Ravel's Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloé at Severance Hall, just down the street from CIM!
Composition Open House
Saturday, October 29, 2016
11 AM-5 PM
CONSIDERING A CAREER IN MUSIC COMPOSITION?
You are invited to attend the Composition Visit Day on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 11:00am - 5:00pm at Cleveland Institute of Music with CIM Composition instructor, Keith Fitch!
Schedule for Saturday, October 29
11:00am registration, Hazel Drive entrance
11:30am composition introduction, tour of electronic music studio, master class time
1-1:30pm lunch (provided)
1:30pm Symposium with Augusta Read Thomas
3:30pm open rehearsal for The Boulez Legacy concert "Boulez the Advocate and Mentor"
The first 2 students who respond will have one piece of their own critiqued by Dr. Fitch during the master class time.
Audio Recording Open House
Saturday, November 12, 2016
11:30 AM-1:30 PM
CONSIDERING A CAREER IN AUDIO RECORDING?
Whether you plan to major in audio recording or if you'd like to learn more about career opportunities available in the recording arts field, you are invited to attend the Audio Recording Open House on November 12, 2016 from 11:30am - 1:30pm at the Cleveland Institute of Music!
You will spend the afternoon on our campus interacting with the Audio Recording faculty while you learn about CIM's Bachelor Degree program, Pro Tools Certification and career opportunities in the industry.
The day includes a tour of the recording studio and a hands-on mixing demonstration. We hope you will join us!
Things to do in Cleveland
In University Circle, you might like to visit Severance Hall (home of The Cleveland Orchestra), the campus of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland Natural History Museum, Western Reserve Historical Society, Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, or Cleveland Botanical Garden. The University Circle Visitor Center, located at the corner of Mayfield Road and Euclid Avenue, is open Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm. Click here to see more about University Circle.
You may also want to head downtown. The wonderfully restored theaters at Playhouse Square actually comprise the second largest theater district in the U.S. If you are a sports fan, be sure to see Gateway, the beautiful home of the Cleveland Indians and Cavaliers. On the lakefront at East 9th Street are the Great Lakes Science Center, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and, of course, our Cleveland Browns Stadium. Then, head over to the restaurants on East 4th Street for a meal featured on the Food Network, the Warehouse District, the new Horseshoe Casino on Public Square, or our famous West Side Market.