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25 Nov Les Délices is Hiring! General Manager

Do you have a passion for creativity and the arts and a can-do attitude? Excellent writing skills, development experience, and some tech savvy? Les Délices is looking to hire its first General Manager! The General Manager will conduct the organization’s business operations while working together with the Artistic Director to leverage organizational strengths to meet strategic goals and position the organization...

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11 Apr Sneak Peek: 2017-18 Season

Les Délices is looking forward to their 9th season of concerts in Cleveland & Shaker Heights in 2017-18! Venue information will be released soon and tickets will go on sale August 1st. But in the meantime, save the dates for these exciting programs: SPECIAL EVENT: Jazz Brunch at Nighttown Sunday September 24 at 12:30pm Join us in celebrating the start of Les Délices’...

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11 Jun Les Délices announces Expanded Community Outreach for 2016-17

Do you ever wonder what happens in a musical rehearsal? Or how to dance a minuet? What about the difference between a piano and harpsichord? Les Délices is excited to announce plans for their expanded community outreach initiatives during the 2016-2017 Season, which includes a new residency at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood. St. John’s Episcopal Ohio...

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20 May Praise for Concertos Comiques

"One of the many delights of Les Délices is that the music it plays, though chronologically old, always feels new. These are pieces — and often composers — that we haven’t heard before, thanks to music director Debra Nagy’s unflagging curiosity about the hidden gems of the past." - Nick Jones Read the Review from ClevelandClassical.com...

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20 May Concertos Comiques Preview

Finding ways to circumvent rules has always been a popular pastime. It has also often inspired creative genius. When Louis XIV put a stranglehold on entertainments such as opera and theater by enforcing rules designed to secure official monopolies, non-court composers and playwrights countered with Fair Theaters (Théâtre de la Foire), low-cost performances on the outskirts of Paris. Read the Preview...

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24 Feb Ohio City Residency: March 17-20, 2016

Do you ever wonder what happens in a musical rehearsal? Or how to dance a minuet? What about the difference between a piano and harpsichord? Visitors and residents of Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood will have the opportunity to have these, and many other questions answered during Les Délices’ upcoming weekend residency March 17-20, 2016 that celebrates early music in the community-...

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03 Feb Interview with Kathryn Montoya, Stephen Bard, Debra Nagy

An unexpected illness among the players of Baroque ensemble Les Délices resulted in a lastminute change of program over the weekend, from an offering of mid-18th-century French quartets to a serving of early-18th-century trios and sonatas. Had Baroque oboist and leader Debra Nagy not mentioned this in her informal remarks from the stage, the audience might have been none the...

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