The year 2021 has been one of mixed blessings – greater freedoms and safety tempered by fits and starts and continued uncertainty. Still, there were things to relish and things to be grateful for, and we asked some of those featured recently in M&M to share their “favorite things” about Our Fair City from the past year.
For ten years, Friends of Music Hall’s Mighty Wurlitzer organ has entertained crowds with its stirring rendition of holiday favorites. This year, the event brings together art and music with its focus on the power of community engagement.
Giving is ‘part of who they are’ Rosemary and Mark Schlachter fell in love with the arts at an early age. That shared interest led them to each other – and planted the seed for their philanthropic efforts. Today, they…
Friends of Music Hall, a nonprofit organization committed to preserving Cincinnati’s historic 1878 performance venue, is restoring sandstone ornaments, including ten finials atop the building’s gables, as well as a lyre.
The Friends of Music Hall – a nonprofit whose mission is to preserve, engage, and celebrate the 140-year-old building – saw an opportunity to create more intimate conversations with the public through its new online newsletter, Windows on Music Hall.
Keynote speaker Thea Tjepkema will present “Muses: The Women of Music Hall” at Cincinnati Preservation Association’s 25th Annual Fall Forum, to be virtually broadcast from The Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel.