Concert hall

Complement your music curriculum with courses in a subject that interests you or work on a dual degree through our partnership with our neighboring university. 

Partnership with Case Western Reserve University Explore CIM Double Majors
CIM Chamber Music in Mixon

Chamber Music & Ensembles

Audition for one of CIM's fully staged opera productions or form your own string quartet. The ensemble programs at CIM are led by our renowned faculty members and offer top training no matter the program. 

Writing on sheet music


Ask about registration, evaluation of transfer credits, advanced placement scores, transcript requests and more in the student-focused, Office of the Registrar.
Guitar group at CMA

Community performance & outreach

Build your performance experience with plenty of opportunities to appear in both formal and informal music events in the lively cultural hub of University Circle.

Liszt Academy of Music

Study Abroad

Expand your performance and your cultural experience with a trip abroad. Choose one of many international academies and conservatories and work intensively with renowned faculty who specialize in your instrument of study.
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At CIM you'll join an exclusive group of students receiving the training and experience that puts you on your way to success in music.

Robinson Music Library

What you'll find

Whether you want to discover new repertoire, research a topic, or listen to recorded CIM performances, we hope you’ll make the most of our collections and study spaces.  

  • 41,000+ musical scores and parts
  • 12,000+ books, with a focus on Western art music
  • 36,000+ recordings of classical art music in many media formats
  • Music magazines & journals
  • Our professional assistance with paper writing and research

Concerts and events

Feb 23 Fri
8:00 pm
Faculty Recital: Franklin Cohen
Faculty Recital, Concert Series
Feb 24 Sat
6:30 pm
Junior Recital: Paul Aguilar, violin
Strings, Conservatory Student Recitals
Feb 25 Sun
6:30 pm
Junior Recital: Sarah Miller, cello
Strings, Conservatory Student Recitals
Feb 27 Tue
12:40 pm
Music Theory Colloquium: Form in Wagner’s Die Walküre
Master Classes & Lectures, Concert Series
Feb 27 Tue
4:30 pm
First Master of Music Recital: Dean Buck, conducting
Conducting, Conservatory Student Recitals