SPMH Events & Special Projects
As part of its mission to preserve, promote, improve and provide education about Music Hall, SPMH funds special projects and events to draw people to the facility and to get the word out on the significance of Music Hall to the community and the region.
''Music Hall Unwrapped'' will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, in the newly-restored Corbett Tower. This event celebrates the contribution by SPMH of almost $4 million to the Music Hall Renovation Project. Get details and ticket information.
Beyond the Bricks Music Hall Outreach includes the Music Hall Walking Tours featuring the exterior of this historic landmark and which return May 1, 2017; The Speakers Series, which brings Music Hall to you; and, In-School Programs, coming in 2017. Get information on Music Hall tours.
Special Projects include limited edition tree ornaments featuring not only the original structure but also architectural features; cleaning and restoring the beautiful art-carved panels of the original organ in Music Hall; the award-winning historic documentary, Music Hall - Cincinnati Finds Its Voice, and a new documentary on the structure's renovation, to be completed in late 2017.
Events include the SPMH annual meeting and dinner for members, in which SPMH reviews the year and provides insights and information about Music Hall, and the twice-yearly Wurlitzer concerts, featuring the Albee Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ.
Here are links to descriptions and photos of the Mighty Wurlitzer concerts:
- 2016 May: The Great American Songbook with the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ
- 2015 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2015 May: Kings of Silent Comedy with the Albee Mighty Wurlitzer Organ
- 2014 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2014 May: That's Entertainment with the Albee Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2013 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2013 May: Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill, Jr. with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2012 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2012 May: Hooray for Hollywood
- 2011 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2011 May: On Broadway with the Mighty Wurlitzer
- 2010 December: Happy Holidays with the Mighty Wurlitzer
Of special interest is the November 28, 2009, concert for the Dedication of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ in the Music Hall Ballroom.