Ticket Policies

• Your tickets will be mailed to you prior to your first event. Free replacement of lost tickets.

• All sales are final and nonrefundable.

• If you are unable to attend a concert, please return your ticket to the box office 24 hours prior to the event so that an appreciative musician, student, eager listener, or out-of-town visitor can enjoy the performance.

• We love young audiences! Parents, please keep in mind the duration and subject matter of each performance when considering whether to bring children. Feel free to contact Oberlin's Central Ticket Service (800-371-0178) with questions.

How to Order

Online: https://oberlinconservatory.secure.force.com/ticket 
Phone: Central Ticket Service (CTS) 440-775-8169 or 800-371-0178
Visit: CTS box office located in the lobby of Hall Auditorium, 67 North Main St.; open noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
At the door: Sales at venue start one hour before the performance, subject to availability.


Discounted tickets for seniors, OCID holders, and students are available for select events.

  • Senior discount available for guests age 65 and over.
  • Oberlin College ID (OCID) discount for Oberlin College faculty, staff, alumni, parents, and area educators.
  • Student discount applies to students of all ages.

Please Note

  • Artists, speakers, dates, and programs are subject to change.
  • All ticket requests are processed in the order in which they are received.
  • CTS will mail tickets prior to your first event.
  • CTS will replace lost tickets free of charge. Call CTS at 800-371-0178.
  • If you are unable to attend a concert, please notify the box office at least 24 hours prior to the event. This will be considered a charitable donation to the Friends of the Artist Recital Series, and tickets may be distributed to students.
  • All sales are final. In the event of an event cancellation, we will make every effort to ensure that unused tickets may be exchanged for tickets to another event whenever possible. Thank you!

Subscriptions | Artist Recital Series

Save up to 20 percent off single ticket prices for the Artist Recital Series. Become a subscriber and enjoy tickets to all Artist Recital Series concerts, plus priority seating, advance notice of upcoming events, and free admission to Marilyn Horne's annual master class.

Public: $210 ($250 value) 
Seniors/Military/OC Staff and Alumni: $175 ($215 value)
Students: $50 ($75 value)
Pick 3: $90 ($105 value)

Pick 3 Subscriptions to the Artist Recital Series

Choose any three of your favorite Artist Recital Series events and save $5 on the cost of each ticket.
(Order soon for your choice of events; tickets for Pick 3 packages are available only while supplies last. Pick 3 not available for student tickets.)

Bonus for First-time Subscribers to the Artist Recital Series

Through September 28, first-time subscribers to the Artist Recital Series can buy one subscription and get the second one free. BOGO offer does not apply to Student, Pick 3, or Opera subscriptions.

Opera Subscriptions

Public: $14 ($20 value)
Students: $10 ($16 value)

Become a Friend of the Artist Recital Series

The Artist Recital Series at Oberlin is made possible through the generous support of patrons throughout Northeast Ohio and beyond. Your tax-deductible contribution plays an integral role in bringing the world’s most celebrated musicians to campus, sustains community outreach efforts that help make the series accessible to children, and includes invitations to exclusive artist receptions.

All Friends of the Artist Recital Series are acknowledged in Artist Recital Series event programs. Contributions up to $74 qualify you for Robertson status. Additional levels of giving are designated as follows:

  • $75+   Fairchild
  • $125+   Kulas
  • $250+   Bibbins
  • $500+   Warner
  • $1,000+   Finney

For more information on becoming a Friend of the Artist Recital Series, call 440-775-8169 or 800-371-0178.