“Simple Gifts is CIMF Summer 2022’s gift to the community - a FREE chamber concert and community expo at the Ridgefield Playhouse, Sunday, August 7.
CIMF Artist-Faculty representing some of the most talented early-career artists in the United States, will perform pieces by Chris Cerrone, CIMF Composer-in-Residence Jared Miller, CIMF Artistic Director Paul Frucht, award-winning composer John Williams, Pulitzer-prize winning composer John Corigliano, and more! CIMF artists hold positions in major American orchestras such as the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and the Dallas Symphony, lead acclaimed chamber ensembles, and perform on Broadway. During this concert, artists will be joined by several of our advanced level CIMF student musicians to present a tapestry of American works.
Bring the entire family to enjoy a great day of music. Before the performance, enjoy the free expo in the Ridgefield Playhouse lobby from 12-2 p.m. featuring local businesses and some amazing artisans sharing product information, samples and demonstrations. There will be food samples, food for purchase and much more!
Tickets are FREE! Reserve Your Free Tickets and fill out our reservation form or call the box office to reserve yours today – 203.438.5795! You can also stop by People’s United (inside Stop & Shop, 125 Danbury Road, Ridgefield) and pick up tickets. All tickets will be held at the box office until 1pm the day of the show.
The Charles Ives Music Festival (CIMF) at WCYO is a summer chamber music festival offering aspiring youth musicians the opportunity to perform side-by-side with world-class professional artists and a professional concert series for the community.
See our full concert schedule at https://charlesivesmusicfestival.org/concerts/.