Joel Negus graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music in 2011 with a BM in Double Bass Performance. Upon graduating, he fell in love with Cleveland and established deep roots in the city. He started a nonprofit called the Cleveland Music Collaborative and serves as a minister at Heights Church in Coventry Village. He lives in Cleveland Heights with his wife Allison and their daughter Daisy.
CityMusic Cleveland is a professional chamber orchestra that performs free concerts throughout Northeast Ohio,often accompanied by exhibits of local artwork.
Since exploding onto the scene in 2004, CityMusic Cleveland has won cheering audiences with beautiful music, brilliantly performed in familiar neighborhood settings.
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By Zachary Lewis, The Plain Dealer BEACHWOOD, Ohio – A diamond in the rough. That’s the image that best describes CityMusic Cleveland’s first performance of the 2016-17 season. No complaints, in fact only praise, for the actual performances, led by music director Avner Dorman Wednesday evening. About the venue, however, the auditorium at Fairmount Temple, a few […]