Sky Gate World Premiere

Sky Gate – World Premiere CMH is excited to collaborate with the Honolulu Mayor’s Office of Culture and the Arts on a co-commission of a world premiere by Kanaka Maoli composer and Pulitzer Prize finalist, Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti. Sky Gate for ten musicians honors Isamu Noguchi’s Sky Gate, one of the most prominent works of […]

Sacred and Profane

Sacred and Profane with Honolulu Brass Quintet Honolulu Brass Quintet performs music that both transcends and pokes fun of the human condition. The program showcases the warmth and virtuosity of brass instruments, with music ranging from Baroque to Modern, and thought-provoking to laugh-inducing. Thursday, April 14 at 7:00 pm – UH West Oahu Monday, April 18 at 7:30 pm […]

Serenades and Fanfares

Serenades and Fanfares with Tresemble CANCELLATION: May 21 at Orvis will be cancelled and postponed to May 23 at Paliku Theatre due to Covid concerns. All tickets will be honored or refunded. Call our box office at (808) 489-5038 for more info. Our season concludes with a rarely-heard arrangement of Brahms’ Serenades No. 1 in […]

Voices of Power

Voices of Power with Galliard String Quartet Our season continues with Galliard String Quartet in Voices of Power, celebrating Women’s History Month with works by Florence B. Price, Jesse Montgomery, and Dmitri Shostakovich. Monday, March 14 at 7:30 pm – Palikū Theatre Tuesday, March 22 at 7:00 pm – UH West Oahu Saturday, Mar 26 at 7:30 pm – UH Mānoa […]

Season Kick-Off with SWQ

Season Kick-Off with SWQ Celebrate our return to live chamber music with Spring Wind Quintet, Feb 13, 15, and 21! We are delighted to kick off our 2022 season with the Spring Wind Quintet performing music of Carl Nielsen, William Grant Still, and our own Marsha Schweitzer, who co-founded CMH in 1982 and has played bassoon […]

Holiday Brass with CMH

Holiday Brass with CMH CMH returns live with the Honolulu Brass Quintet and special guest singer, Starr Kalahiki! We hope you can join us Saturday, December 11 at 4:00pm for a celebration of your favorite holiday melodies with the Honolulu Brass Quintet, live at the Cathedral of St. Andrew. Special ticket price of only $25 […]

Breathe Music Collective

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Breathe Music Collective B.R.E.A.T.H.E  Blending Responsive Experiences of Art Towards Healing Empathy CMH is proud to present a Spring Wind Quintet project – an ongoing collaboration between wind quintets and composers from across the U.S. The Breathe Collective is a commission and recording project engaging underrepresented composers in the creation of new works for winds that illuminate the […]

SWQ + Korth

Video On Demand Concert CMH Digital kicks back into gear with a special concert featuring our Spring Wind Quintet and guest pianist, Jonathan Korth. Recorded this past spring in Orvis Auditorium, SWQ performs two works by late romantic composers, August Klughardt and Ludwig Thuille. Click on the link below to purchase your $10 ticket, which […]

Songs of Lili‘uokalani from Iolani Palace

Songs of Lili‘uokalani from Iolani Palace A Virtual Concert in Celebration of Queen Lili‘uokalani’s Birthday Renowned singer Raiatea Helm joins the Galliard String Quartet for Songs of Lili‘uokalani from Iolani Palace, which will debut online on Thursday, September 2 to coincide with the Queen’s 183rd birthday. Enjoy the Queen’s Music from the Comfort of Your […]