we support today's musician.
behind the name
borrowed from music notation, fp is an abbreviation for fortepiano which instructs the performer to play loudly and then immediately softly. what this does, in some form or another, is add excitement to the music.
fp Creative brings that excitement to our programming for both artists and audience.
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fp Creative's programs
curator & producer
we support cultural producers by funding, co-organizing, marketing, and producing their unique projects.
this program is open to musicians representing any practice, and preference is given to projects that are personal, innovative, and engaging.
a year-long residency for bold, motivated classical musicians in Northeast Ohio. the residency offers highly personalized professional development and performance opportunities.
inviting composers of classical, experimental, and new music to engage with our community is paramount to what we do and who we serve as an organization.
we know Cleveland loves live music. to keep our programming fresh, we invite today's most thrilling artists outside our backyards to engage with Cleveland audiences.