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CLEVELAND CLASSICAL MUSIC NEWS COVERAGE

The latest news on performances of Classical Music in Cleveland.

Distant Worlds: Music from FINAL FANTASY Added to 2023 Blossom Music Festival Photo Distant Worlds: Music from FINAL FANTASY Added to 2023 Blossom Music Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - November 30, 2022

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY will be part of the 2023 Blossom Music Festival. Tickets, starting at $26 each are on sale now, November 30....
The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Select Performances For BLOSSOM MUSIC FESTIVAL Photo The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Select Performances For BLOSSOM MUSIC FESTIVAL
by Blair Ingenthron - November 06, 2022

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced a lineup of movies and special presentations as part of its 2023 Blossom Music Festival on Sunday. The full list of programming for the 54th Blossom Music Festival, including classical concerts by The Cleveland Orchestra, will be announced in early 2023....
The Cleveland Orchestra George Walker Recording Available Worldwide November 4 Photo The Cleveland Orchestra George Walker Recording Available Worldwide November 4
by A.A. Cristi - October 10, 2022

The George Walker album, available worldwide on November 4 with The Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director Franz Welser-Möst, offers an exploration of the composer's Pulitzer Prize–winning Lilacs for voice and orchestra with soprano Latonia Moore, as well as Antifonys for string orchestra, and Sinfo...
Cleveland Institute of Music Wins The Talent Lottery In Recent Faculty Appointments Photo Cleveland Institute of Music Wins The Talent Lottery In Recent Faculty Appointments
by A.A. Cristi - September 26, 2022

First-year students weren't the only new arrivals at CIM this fall. The school also welcomed a large slate of new faculty....
Verb Ballets and Bluewater Chamber Orchestra Celebrate The Music Of Franz Schubert, O Photo Verb Ballets and Bluewater Chamber Orchestra Celebrate The Music Of Franz Schubert, October 15
by A.A. Cristi - September 07, 2022

Verb, “Ohio Contemporary Ballet” returns to the Breen Center for the Performing Arts this fall to perform a ballet program with live accompaniment on October 15, 2022, at 7:30pm. ...
The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Family Concert And Music Explorers Series Photo The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Family Concert And Music Explorers Series
by A.A. Cristi - September 06, 2022

The Cleveland Orchestra announced on Tuesday its 2022-23 Family Concert and Music Explorers Series. From October to April, these concerts and interactive events will bring seven kid-friendly performances to Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Concert Hall and Reinberger Chamber Hall at Severance Music Ce...
Allison Loggins-Hull Announces '22-23 Highlights, Including Inaugural Season In Cleve Photo Allison Loggins-Hull Announces '22-23 Highlights, Including Inaugural Season In Cleveland And Eight World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 31, 2022

Flutist, composer, and producer Allison Loggins-Hull has announced her 2022-2023 season featuring eight world premieres, a U.S. premiere, a New York premiere, and her first season of three with The Cleveland Orchestra as their eleventh Daniel R. Lewis Composer Fellow....
The Cleveland Orchestra And Music Director Franz Welser-Möst Appoint Brian Wendel As Photo The Cleveland Orchestra And Music Director Franz Welser-Möst Appoint Brian Wendel As Principal Trombone
by A.A. Cristi - August 22, 2022

The Cleveland Orchestra announced that Music Director Franz Welser-Möst and The Cleveland Orchestra have appointed Brian Wendel as principal trombone beginning August 22. He will hold the Gilbert W. and Louise I. Humphrey Chair. ...
Individual Tickets For The Cleveland Orchestra's 2022-2023 Severance Season On Sale M Photo Individual Tickets For The Cleveland Orchestra's 2022-2023 Severance Season On Sale Monday
by A.A. Cristi - August 04, 2022

Individual concert tickets for The Cleveland Orchestra's 2022-23 Severance Classical season go on sale on Monday, August 8. This marks the Orchestra's 105th season at Severance Music Center and the 21st year of The Orchestra's acclaimed partnership with Music Director Franz Welser-Möst....
Carnegie Hall's NYO Jazz to Make First-Ever US Tour This Summer 2022 Photo Carnegie Hall's NYO Jazz to Make First-Ever US Tour This Summer 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 12, 2022

This summer, Carnegie Hall’s national youth jazz orchestra NYO Jazz—which showcases the legacy and bright future of American jazz—returns for its fifth year following performances at Carnegie Hall and successful international tours to Europe and Asia....
The Cleveland Orchestra Appoints David Radzynski as Concertmaster Photo The Cleveland Orchestra Appoints David Radzynski as Concertmaster
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announced that after an extensive and rigorous audition and search process, Music Director Franz Welser-Möst and The Cleveland Orchestra have appointed violinist David Radzynski as concertmaster. He will hold the Blossom-Lee Concertmaster Chair, which was endowed by Mr...
NYO Jazz Announces First US Tour This Summer Photo NYO Jazz Announces First US Tour This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Carnegie Hall today announced the schedule for the first-ever US tour by its acclaimed NYO Jazz set to take place on the heels of the June 24, 2022 release of the ensemble’s first full-length studio album, We’re Still Here....
The Contemporary Youth Orchestra Celebrates Brazilian Music with Luca Mundaca
by Marissa Tomeo - May 07, 2022

The Contemporary Youth Orchestra is set to present Rock Your Potential: Drops of Color, featuring the music of Luca Mundaca and Antônio Jobim. The concert is set for Saturday, June 4th at 7pm at the Cuyahoga Community College's Metropolitan Campus Auditorium. The concert is a celebration of Brazilia...
Cleveland Orchestra Releases Lineup for 105th Season Photo Cleveland Orchestra Releases Lineup for 105th Season
by Marissa Tomeo - April 10, 2022

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announces its 105th season of concerts at Severance Music Center from September 2022 to May 2023. Marking the 21st year of the ensemble’s acclaimed partnership with Music Director Franz Welser-Möst, showcasing extraordinary artistry and more ways of sharing music-makin...