Cleveland Cello Society 2021-2022 Season

CCS Scholarship Winners’ VIRTUAL Recital

January 23, 2022 Sunday 3 pm

Live-streaming from the BOP STOP in Cleveland, Ohio

Guaranteed to be an inspiring afternoon; tune in to hear some of Ohio’s best young cellists,
featuring the winners of the 2021 CCS Scholarship Competition!

Tune in at 3 pm to hear the free, live stream, at

Masterclass with Andrei Ioniță

Gold Medal-winner, 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition

Tuesday, March 22, 2022, from 4 to 6 pm:

Proclaimed “one of the most exciting cellists to have emerged for a decade” (Times of
London), Romanian cellist Andrei Ioniță will be in Cleveland on March 22 to meet with
members and friends of the CCS.

Following the standard masterclass format, four Cleveland area students will play for Mr.
Ioniță, followed by a 30-minute coaching session before the audience.

St. Paul's Episcopal Church - 2747 Fairmount Boulevard

i Cellisti! is back

As many of you know, due to heavy snow on February 4,  i Cellisti!, was cancelled.   But miraculously, we were able to find a new date that worked for 48 of the 50 cellists originally involved!  Thus, we are thrilled to announce that our ever-popular annual cello ensemble extravaganza and fundraiser will be held on Friday, April 8 at 7:30 PM  - same venue, St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Tickets:  $30 general admission; $5 student; $100 patron

St. Paul's Episcopal Church - 2747 Fairmount Boulevard

Annual CCS Scholarship Competition

May 1, 2022 Sunday, noon-5 pm

Cellists from all over Ohio will compete for scholarships in four age categories: elementary,
junior, senior, and collegiate.  A small number of seats will be offered at $25 to those wishing to
observe the auditions.   Call the CCS to reserve a seat, 216-921-3480.

Entrants, note the scholarship application deadline is March 15, 2022.

Click here to apply for the competition online OR download the application form to return via U.S. Mail

The Music Settlement - 11125 Magnolia Drive, in University Circle