Cleveland Orchestra’s Star-Spangled Spectacular moves to August

The Cleveland Orchestra’s 30th annual free community concert in downtown Cleveland will take place at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9. The Star-Spangled Spectacular, brought to you by Cuyahoga Arts & Culture and sponsored by KeyBank, typically takes place around Independence Day, this year it’s moving to August due to the 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game / Play Ball Park activities throughout downtown Cleveland in early July, according … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra’s Star-Spangled Spectacular moves to August

Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra sets 2018-19 season performance dates

The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra has set three dates for performances in the 2018-19 season. 8 p.m. Nov. 16: The program will feature John Adams’ The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra), Barber’s Violin Concerto, featuring Célina Béthoux, co-winner of the 2018 COYO Concerto Competition, and Brahms’s Symphony No. 2. 7 p.m. March 3: The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Chorus will join the Youth Orchestra in performances of … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra sets 2018-19 season performance dates

Cleveland Orchestra performance available on Spotify

The Cleveland Orchestra is saying “thank you” to its audiences for 100 years of support by allowing Spotify users to stream the final movement of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. The stream is available until Dec. 31 on Spotify or by visiting clevelandorchestra.com/Beethoven9. The recording was performed in May as part of the orchestra’s Centennial Season and Music Director Franz Welser-Möst’s “The Prometheus Project,” which was devoted … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra performance available on Spotify

Cleveland Orchestra 2018-19 tickets on sale now

Individual concert tickets for the Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018-19 season went on sale Aug. 13. They can be purchased in person at the Severance Hall Ticket Office, 11001 Euclid Ave. in Cleveland, online at clevelandorchestra.com or by phone at 216-231-1111. The coming season is the 17th year of the orchestra’s acclaimed partnership with Music Director Franz Welser-Möst. Under his leadership, yhe Cleveland Orchestra has become one of … Continue reading Cleveland Orchestra 2018-19 tickets on sale now

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