Key People in Music Hall's History
Throughout the history of Music Hall, there have been many people who have played important roles -- individuals who love this city, the arts and the facility which bring them together.
Reuben R. Springer, businessman and founding patron of Music Hall.
Theodore Thomas, renowned music conductor and co-founder of the Cincinnati May Festival.
Maria Longworth Nichols, the founder of the Cincinnati May Festival.
Samuel Hannaford, the architect who designed Cincinnati's historic Music Hall.
Charles Aiken, Superintendent of Music in the Cincinnati Public Schools.
J. Ralph and Patricia Corbett, long-time arts patrons and philanthropists
Louis & Louise Nippert, long-time arts patrons and philanthropists