Brother of James and fellow folkie, Livingston Taylor bound for Cain Park

This weekend brings an opportunity to see a performance by a real music veteran. Folk singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor, whose career hit the 50-year mark in 2017, will perform a show Aug. 5 at Cain Park in Cleveland Heights. Born into a musical family in Boston and raised in North Carolina, Taylor first picked up a guitar at 13 and recorded his first album at 18, … Continue reading Brother of James and fellow folkie, Livingston Taylor bound for Cain Park

Wolstein Center in Cleveland to present ‘An Evening of Soul’

What: “An Evening of Soul” Music Festival features R&B musicians Jeffrey Osborne of L.T.D. and Peabo Bryson. Where: Wolstein Center, 2000 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland When: 7 p.m. Sept. 22 Why you should go: L.T.D. is well known for the hit singles “(Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love Again” and “Holding On (When Love Is Gone),” while Peabo Bryson is known for his soul ballads. Bryson also contributed … Continue reading Wolstein Center in Cleveland to present ‘An Evening of Soul’

2018 Vintage Ohio set for Aug. 3-4

What: Vintage Ohio Wine Festival Where: Lake Metroparks Farmpark, 8800 Euclid Chardon Road, Kirtland When: 1 to 10 p.m. Aug. 3 and 4 Why you should go: According to Donniella Winchell, executive director of the Ohio Wine Producers Association, attendance at Vintage Ohio 2017 topped out around 16,000 attendees over the two-day event, rain and all. “Vintage has developed a national reputation,” Winchell said. “People are … Continue reading 2018 Vintage Ohio set for Aug. 3-4

Moscow Ballet’s ‘Great Russian Nutcracker’ sets Cleveland date

What: Moscow Ballet’s “Great Russian Nutcracker” Where: Music Hall at Cleveland Public Auditorium When: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 22 Why you should go: Some notes from a news release: Experience Moscow Ballet’s Dove of Peace Tour, spreading goodwill in over 100 cities across North America this holiday season, and presenting world-class performers; Russian folk legends Father Christmas and Snow Maiden, backdrops hand-painted by Russian … Continue reading Moscow Ballet’s ‘Great Russian Nutcracker’ sets Cleveland date

Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018-19 At the Movies series

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced its 2018-19 At the Movies series, during which theater and music fans can watch iconic films on the big screen with live accompaniment. The schedule: 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018: “The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog” (1927), featuring Todd Wilson on organ. An annual Halloween favorite! — a horror movie masterpiece of the silent film era, with the … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018-19 At the Movies series