NEW! The Cleveland Orchestra in 2017-18

21/03/2017

The Cleveland Orchestra’s 100th Season

100th season of The Cleveland Orchestra Photo by Roger Mastroianni

Franz Welser-Möst discusses the orchestra’s educational outreach programs
(c) Roger Mastroianni, courtesy of the Cleveland Orchestra

How many orchestras could draw 1,200 people to their concert hall without the ensemble even taking the stage? The Cleveland Orchestra can—and did—when they announced their centenary season with a gala event at Severance Hall on Friday, March 17. Along with the news were speeches from music director Franz Welser-Möst, executive director André Gremillet, the newly appointed president Richard K. Smucker, and orchestra musicians Massimo La Rosa (principal trombone), Martha Baldwin (cello), and Joshua Smith (principal flute), and celebratory short films. Read more

For Young Listeners, a Poignant, Relevant Reminder of History

14/03/2017

Finzi, Prokofiev, Shostakovich, John Williams, Bloch, Bruch, Rossini: Sara Bogomolny, Diana Frankhauser, Stuart Hoffman, Michael Knobloch, Meg Martinez, Michael Randall, Stella Singer, Joseph Virgo (actors), Donald Carrier (stage direction), Peter Otto (violin), Charles Bernard (cello), Cleveland Orchestra / Brett Mitchell (conductor), Milton and Tamar Maltz Performing Arts Center, Cleveland, Ohio, 10.3.2017. (MSJ)

'Violins of Hope' with the Cleveland Orchestra (c) Roger Mastroianni

‘Violins of Hope’ with the Cleveland Orchestra (c) Roger Mastroianni

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Pintscher Directs an Orchestral Theme of Travel

24/02/2017

Pintscher, Saint-Saëns, Schoenberg, Debussy: Cedric Tiberghien (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Matthias Pintscher (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio. 23.2.2017. (MSJ)

Matthias Pintscher conducts the Cleveland Orchestra © Roger Mastroianni, Courtesy of The Cleveland Orchestra

Matthias Pintscher conducts the Cleveland Orchestra
© Roger Mastroianni (courtesy of The Cleveland Orchestra)

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Apollo’s Fire: Greater Than the Sum of Their Parts

22/02/2017

Bach, Telemann: Apollo’s Fire: Debra Nagy (oboe), Olivier Brault (violin), Francis Colpron and Kathie Stewart (recorders and flutes), René Schiffer (cello), Jeannette Sorrell (harpsichord/conductor). Bath Church, Akron, Ohio, 20.2.2017. (MSJ) Read more

Donald Runnicles Steps in for a Memorable Das Lied von der Erde

11/02/2017

Schubert, Mahler: Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), Paul Groves (tenor), Cleveland Orchestra / Donald Runnicles (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 9.2.2017. (MSJ) Read more

NEW! 2017 50th Blossom Music Festival season in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

11/02/2017

Blossom Music Festival Marks 50th Anniversary Read more

Two (Different) Orchestral Meditations on Mourning

14/01/2017

Widmann, Bruckner: Yefim Bronfman (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 12.1.2017. (MSJ)

Bruckner 7 The Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Yefim Bronfman, piano WIDMANN - Trauermarsch  BRUCKNER - Symphony No. 7 Photo by Roger Mastroianni

Franz Welser-Möst and Yefim Bronfman in Jörg Widmann’s Trauermarsch © Roger Mastroianni

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Brilliant Period Performances in Rural Ohio

18/10/2016

A Night at Bach’s Coffeehouse: Olivier Brault and Julie Andrijeski (violins), Francis Colpron and Kathie Stewart (recorders and flute), Jeannette Sorrell (harpsichord), Apollo’s Fire/Jeannette Sorrell (conductor). St. Peter’s Church, Mansfield, Ohio. 15.10.2016. (MSJ) Read more

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