Concert Season 2021-2022

Great Music in a Great Space / Saint Peter in Chains Cathedral Basilica Concerts 2021-2022


The 2021-2022 Great Music in a Great Space Concert Season is back! Thank you for joining us. Our stellar season includes:

 Due to several members of Chanticleer testing postive for Covid-19, this concert is cancelled and is being rescheduled for October of 2022. Sorry for the inconvenience.


• The Ancient Office of Tenebrae, Wednesday, April 13th at 7:30 p.m.

One of the best attended events of the year, the Ancient Office of Tenebrae features Gregorian chants and sublime choral music of Holy Week, sung by the Cathedral Basilica's choir. A choral prelude to the Sacred Triduum. (No tickets required. Free-will offering accepted.)



• Choral Concert in memory of treasured Cathedral Choir member and Cincinnati vocal icon, Marco Panuccio. Due to illness among several choir members, this concert has been postponed to the fall. The new performance date is TBD.


On November 28th, 2021, the Cathedral Basilica choir learned of the untimely death of our long-serving tenor, Marco Panuccio. We dedicate this concert in his honor and memory, and will feature some of Marco's favorite choral composers including Benjamin Britten and Herbert Howells. (No tickets required. Free-will offering accepted.)


• The St. Olaf Choir - Thursday, June 2nd at 7:30 p.m.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the St. Olaf Choir needed to reschedule their concert tour. We are happy to still be able to host this choir on their limited tour! The St. Olaf Choir, with 75 mixed voices, is the premier a cappella college choir in the United States. For over a century, the choir has set a standard of choral excellence and remained at the forefront of choral artistry. Conducted since 1990 by Anton Armstrong, the St. Olaf Choir continues to develop the tradition that originated with its founder, F. Melius Christiansen. Since its founding in 1912, the St. Olaf Choir has set a standard in the choral art, serving as a model for choirs of all levels. The ensemble's annual tour brings its artistry and message to thousands of people across the nation and around the world. The St. Olaf Choir has taken 16 international tours and performed for cpacity audiences in major concert halls all across the world. Come hear this world-renowned choir in the spacious acoustic of the Cathedral Basilica.

Individual tickets are $50 and may be purchased online by clicking HERE. $20 student tickets available for purchase at the door with valid student I.D.

If you purchased tickets for the February 10th concert date, those tickets are still valid. Refunds for the February 10th date are available by calling (513) 421-2222. Consider donating your unused tickets to the Cathedral Music Series.