Society for the Preservation of Music Hall

Cincinnati's Historic Music Hall

Cincinnati's historic Music Hall has many deep and strong ties to the community and the region, both as an organization and historic facility and also as a major arts entity. Here are but a few links to those resources.

The Cincinnati May Festival
The May Festival is the oldest continuous choral festival in the Western Hemisphere and one of the only true festivals that remain in our country today. Music Hall was built in order to provide May Festival with a proper performance hall.

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
The Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestras are tenants in Cincinnati's historic Music Hall.

The Cincinnati Opera
The Cincinnati Opera is another long-time tenant of historic Music Hall.

Music in Cincinnati
Music in Cincinnati features stories, commentary and reviews on classical music in Greater Cincinnati from music journalist, author, and SPMH board member Mary Ellyn Hutton.

The Over the Rhine Chamber of Commerce
To benefit the city by stabilizing the business environment, increase business and employment opportunities, while simultaneously animating the streets and sidewalks of OTR.