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 Celebrations Series: America the Beautiful
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Thursday, July 2nd - Friday, July 3rd

A patriotic celebration featuring The Cleveland Orchestra. Celebrate Independence Day with a concert of light classics plus Broadway and Hollywood classics, concluding with Tchaikovsky’s “1812” Overture and fireworks.

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - Friday, July 3, both concerts at 8:00 p.m.

 Classics A Series: Cleveland Orchestra Opening Night
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, July 11th

The Orchestra takes the spotlight at Blossom in performances of great orchestral masterpieces from the baroque, classical, romantic, and twentieth-century eras. Music Director Franz Welser-Möst conducts Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with Blossom Festival Chorus and soloists.

Saturday, July 11, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Pops Series: Micheal Feinstein - A big band tribute to Frank Sinatra
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, July 18th

A Big Band centennial salute to “Ol’ Blue Eyes.” No one delivered a song like Frank Sinatra. He defined “cool” for an entire generation with a dazzling array of hit songs and albums. Michael Feinstein performs live Sinatra’s iconic tunes, including "Love and Marriage," "New York, New York," and “My Way.”

Saturday, July 18, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Classics B Series: Tchaikovasky's Fourth
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, July 25th

Stéphane Denève conducts pianist Paul Lewis in his Cleveland Orchestra debut performing Schumann’s Piano Concerto and Stravinsky’s Concerto in E-flat major (“Dumbarton Oaks".)

Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 8:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Classics A Series: Elgar's Enigma Variations
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Sunday, July 26th

Cleveland Orchestra musicians appearing as soloists at Blossom this season include clarinetist Franklin Cohen performing Carl Maria von Weber’s Clarinet Concerto No. 2.


Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Classics B Series: Barber and Bartók
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, August 1st

Brett Mitchell leads the Orchestra in Barber’s Violin Concerto with violinist James Ehnes and a side-by-side performance of Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra with the Kent/Blossom Chamber Orchestra.

Saturday, August 1, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Pops Series: Broadway Divas
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Sunday, August 2nd

Wicked. Les Misérables. Chicago. These iconic shows gave us the heroines we love, and the villains we revile: the unforgettable Divas of Broadway. Treat yourself to a Wicked-good evening of Broadway showstoppers, featuring selections from Wicked, Les Miz, Cabaret, My Fair Lady, Chicago, and more.

Sunday, August 2, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 PHISH

At Blossom Music Center
Friday, August 7th

Phish are the real deal, they have become one of the largest listened to jam bands to date!
Known for their live improvisation, extended jam songs and combination of unexpected genres; hints of jazz, rock, psychedelia, funk, latin, folk and bluegrass can all be found in their music.

Friday, August 7, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls,(330) 920-8040

 Classics A series: Ohlsson Plays Beethoven's Emperor
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, August 8th

Gustavo Gimeno makes his Cleveland Orchestra debut conducting Dvo?ák’s Eighth Symphony along with Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 (“Emperor”) with pianist Garrick Ohlsson.

Saturday, August 8, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

 Classics B Series: Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto
Cleveland Orchestra
At Blossom Music Center
Saturday, August 15th

James Feddeck conducts violinist Simone Lamsma in a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, also on the program are Weber’s Overture to Euryanthe and Sibelius Symphony No. 5.

Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 8:00 p.m., Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, (330) 920-8040

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