Welcome to Arts Renaissance Tremont’s 29th Season!

Arts Renaissance Tremont (ART) has enriched the cultural landscape of Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood since 1991. ART concerts have become a musical destination for ALL of Greater Cleveland to celebrate, providing the opportunity for everyone to experience Northern Ohio’s finest live performance. ART attracts thousands to hear world-class local musicians – providing a forum for exceptional pre-professionals, conservatory faculty and professionals from Cleveland’s rich community of freelance artists and members of our renowned Cleveland Orchestra. Home is the magnificent, historic landmark Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ (2592 West 14th St., Cleveland/Tremont).

You make the difference!

Arts Renaissance Tremont is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, tax exempt organization incorporated in Ohio. Concerts are possible largely through your generous support. All donations help cover production expenses.

Help ART continue “giving voice to great music.”
Please donate today!

Renaissance Fund contributions of $50 or more are acknowledged in our concert program. All gifts are greatly appreciated!

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Admission is by freewill donation. Programs subject to change without notice. Non-perishable food items accepted at concerts for the Pilgrim Food Pantry. Pilgrim Church is wheelchair accessible.

ART concerts are held at Pilgrim
Congregational Church unless otherwise noted.
2592 West 14th Street
Cleveland, OH 44113

…prefer Tremont to center city – nice and friendly; Sunday afternoon is a great time; love the auditorium seating; musicians are always fabulous; have told friends, who now also attend.

Cleveland Heights concertgoer

…an enjoyable way to spend a Sunday afternoon; I believe in bringing fine art to the masses – thank you for continuing to provide this service.

Tremont concertgoer

…consistent – amazing – top drawer! Every aspect – from the venue, acoustics, artistic excellence, to the pleasant post-concert reception – is top notch!

Lakewood concertgoer

…creative, fun, beautiful. We travelled an hour to see this; are happy to support this quality program. Thank you!

Mark & Brenda of Canton

always enjoyable – outstanding music – a wonderful community resource.

Lakewood concertgoer

29th Season

7pm, Saturday, August 24, 2019
Cleveland Jazz Orchestra
Free Jazz Concert!!
… in Lincoln Park
Paul Ferguson, director
Evelyn Wright, vocals

Pack a picnic, grab a lawn chair or a blanket and sit back and enjoy a summer evening in the park with Cleveland’s own amazing jazz orchestra. The CJO will perform music of Ray Charles, Paul Ferguson, Joe Henderson, Cole Porter, Howie Smith, Jule Styne and Irving Berlin, among others.

… an Arts in August event

3pm, Sunday, October 13, 2019
Darrett Adkins, cello
Cicilia Yudha, piano

Janáček:  Pohádka (Fairy Tale) for Cello & Piano, JW 7/5
Kodály:  Solo Cello Sonata, Op. 8
Messiaen:  from Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Louange à l’Éternité de Jésus
Chopin:  Sonata for Cello & Piano, Op. 65

3pm, Sunday, November 24, 2019
BlueWater Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Meyer, Artistic Director & Conductor
Jinjoo Cho, violin

Acclaimed violinist Jinjoo Cho brings her “intense lyricism and heartfelt tenderness” to one of the greatest concertos written for the instrument. The program opens with Robert Schumann’s mini-symphony, Overture, Scherzo and Finale. Inspired by the Baroque, British composer Thomas Adès reinterprets the harpsichord studies of François Couperin.

Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op. 52
Adès: Three Studies from Couperin
Tchaikovsky: D Major Violin Concerto, Op. 35

7pm, Sunday, December 15, 2019 &
7pm, Monday, December 16, 2019
Burning River Brass

A Cleveland Tradition!

December 15th concert generously sponsored by Kenneth Noetzel

7pm, Friday, January 31, 2020
AMICI String Quartet
Takako Masame / Miho Hashizume, violin
Lynne Ramsey, viola / Ralph Curry, cello

Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 74 ‘Harp’
Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
The complete series of Beethoven quartets by the Amici Quartet is generously sponsored by an anonymous donor.

3pm, Sunday, March 22, 2020
BACH 335th Birthday Tribute
3pm, Sunday, April 19, 2020
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Dmitri Vorobiev, piano

Bach/Schumann: Chaconne in D minor for Violin & Piano
(Robert Schumann transcription)
Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105
Bohuslav Martinů: Violin Sonata in C Major, H.120
Bedřich Smetana: From My Homeland – Two Pieces for Violin & Piano

3pm, Sunday, May 10, 2020
Mark Kosower, cello
Jee-Won Oh, piano

Beethoven: G minor Sonata, Op. 5, No. 2
Chausson: Pièce for Cello & Piano, Op. 39
Britten: Sonata in C, Op. 65
Brahms: F Major Sonata, Op. 99
Mussorgsky: Gopak – Danse russe

Mark Kosower and Jee-Won Oh’s appearance has been made possible by a generous anonymous donor.