we support innovative musicians.
musicians who, when given sufficient resources, produce and present work that challenges, inspires, and excites their audiences.
we are proponents of classical, experimental, and genre-defiant music, but never say no to a brilliant idea.
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 is, in some form or another, add excitement to the music.
fp Creative applies the same principle to our programming.
by creating and facilitating artist-centric programming our concerts and events undoubtedly audience-centric, too.
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fp Creative's programs
curator & producer
this program is designed to empower local artists by offering them the role of artistic director. we support these diverse professionals by funding, co-organizing, marketing, and producing their unique projects.
this program is open to musicians representing any practice.
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 new communities is paramount to what we do and who we serve as an organization.
to keep it fresh, we invite today's most thrilling artists outside our backyards to engage with Cleveland audiences.
we know Cleveland loves live music. so we are positive that our visiting artists will be treated to some of the best audiences around.