7pm, Saturday, August 24, 2019
Cleveland Jazz Orchestra
Free Jazz Concert!!
… in Lincoln Park
Paul Ferguson, director
Evelyn Wright, vocals

Pack a picnic, grab a lawn chair or a blanket and sit back and enjoy a summer evening in the park with Cleveland’s own amazing jazz orchestra. The CJO will perform music of Ray Charles, Paul Ferguson, Joe Henderson, Cole Porter, Howie Smith, Jule Styne and Irving Berlin, among others.

… an Arts in August event

3pm, Sunday, October 13, 2019
Darrett Adkins, cello
Cicilia Yudha, piano

Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale) for Cello & Piano, JW 7/5
Kodály: Solo Cello Sonata, Op. 8
Messiaen: from Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Louange à l’Éternité de Jésus
Chopin: Sonata for Cello & Piano, Op. 65

3pm, Sunday, November 24, 2019
BlueWater Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Meyer, Artistic Director & Conductor
Jinjoo Cho, violin

Acclaimed violinist Jinjoo Cho brings her “intense lyricism and heartfelt tenderness” to one of the greatest concertos written for the instrument. The program opens with Robert Schumann’s mini-symphony, Overture, Scherzo and Finale. Inspired by the Baroque, British composer Thomas Adès reinterprets the harpsichord studies of François Couperin.

Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op. 52
Adès: Three Studies from Couperin
Tchaikovsky: D Major Violin Concerto, Op. 35

7pm, Sunday, December 15, 2019 &
7pm, Monday, December 16, 2019
Burning River Brass

A Cleveland Tradition!

December 15th concert generously sponsored by Kenneth Noetzel

7pm, Friday, January 31, 2020
AMICI String Quartet
Takako Masame / Miho Hashizume, violin
Lynne Ramsey, viola / Ralph Curry, cello

Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 74 ‘Harp’
Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
The complete series of Beethoven quartets by the Amici Quartet is generously sponsored by an anonymous donor.

3pm, Sunday, March 22, 2020 – CANCELLED
BACH 335th Birthday Tribute
René Schiffer, cello

René is principal cello of Apollo’s Fire.

PROGRAM: J. S. Bach (1685 – 1750)
Prelude, from G Major Cello Suite, BWV 1007 (Becker)
Suite No. 1 in G Major, BVW 1007
Allemande, from Suite No. 6 in D(G) Major, BWV 1012
R. Schiffer: Prelude, from Partita in G minor, BMW 17465 (world premiere!)
Suite No. 4 in E-flat Major, BWV 1010

3pm, Sunday, April 19, 2020 – CANCELLED
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Dmitri Vorobiev, piano

Bach/Schumann: Chaconne in D minor for Violin & Piano
(Robert Schumann transcription)
Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105
Bohuslav Martinů: Violin Sonata in C Major, H.120
Bedřich Smetana: From My Homeland – Two Pieces for Violin & Piano

3pm, Sunday, May 10, 2020 – CANCELLED
Mark Kosower, cello

Beethoven: G minor Sonata, Op. 5, No. 2
Chausson: Pièce for Cello & Piano, Op. 39
Britten: Sonata in C, Op. 65
Brahms: F Major Sonata, Op. 99
Mussorgsky: Gopak – Danse russe

Mark Kosower’s appearance has been made possible by a generous anonymous donor.