What: Contemporary Youth Orchestra‘s Rock the Orchestra series, featuring Kenny Loggins
Where: Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland
When: 7:30 p.m. May 21
Why you should go: Admit it, if you’ve read this far, you already have a Kenny Loggins song in your head. From a news release:
The organization has teamed up with the singer/songwriter legend to produce an energetic live event that will feature both hits and deep cuts from the musician’s five-decade career.
The evening will feature music from Kenny’s incredible catalogue backed by the 115 piece Contemporary Youth Orchestra, led by Music Director Liza Grossman. From his groundbreaking work with Jim Messina to iconic contributions to films like Top Gun, Caddyshack, and Footloose, Loggins’ impeccably catchy songs have been the soundtrack of multiple generations.
Contemporary Youth Orchestra is a Cleveland-based organization “devoted to preparing students for a confident career in the creative industries.”
How much: $31-$98. VIP tickets, at $300, get you into an intimate meet-and-greet at the House of Blues with Kenny Loggins and CYO staff.
How to get more information: Visit cyorchestra.org.
Kenny Loggins photo by The Associated Press