Performance will be first program of the season with Music Director Brett Mitchell conducting the works of John Adams, Roy Harris and Tchaikovsky
The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra will be celebrating the start of its 30th season with a performance at Severance Hall on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
Brett Mitchell (who is celebrating his second season as Music Director of the Youth Orchestra) will conduct the program that opens with John Adams The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra), followed by Roy Harris Symphony No. 3. After intermission, the program concludes with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. Each of the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra concerts this season will be broadcast live on WCLV 104.9 FM with the November 23, 2014 concert to be broadcast live.
Prior to the show, Chamber Music Ensembles from the Youth Orchestra will be giving a Prelude performance in the Reinberger Chamber Hall. The program will begin at 7 p.m. and is free to all concert ticket holders. For those wishing to enjoy dinner before the performances, the Severance Restaurant is open for dining service 2 hours prior to each Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra concert. Reservations are strongly recommended. For Severance Restaurant reservations, call 216-231-7373 anytime or visit clevelandorchestra.com.
The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra is part of The Cleveland Orchestra’s initiative to engage the community in transformational musical experiences and to foster a love of music and a lifetime of participation in the musical arts. For more information, please contact the Orchestra’s Department of Education & Community Programs at 216-231-7355, or visitclevelandorchestra.com.
The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra is supported by generous grants from the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation and gifts from many other donors.
Ticket and Parking Information
Ticket Prices start at $10 (reserved seating)
The Severance Hall Ticket Office is located in the Smith Lobby. The entrance and 15-minute Ticket Service parking are along East Boulevard. The Ticket Office is open 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday-Friday, and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. The office is closed Sundays and holidays, except for those days with performances, when it opens 3 hours before concert start time. Group Sales (groups of 10 or more): Call the Cleveland Orchestra Group Sales Office at Severance Hall at 216-231-7493 or email email@example.com for information.
Find information about parking for Severance Hall concerts at clevelandorchestra.com.
Severance Hall is located at11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra 2014-2015 season calendar
Sunday, November 23, 2014
John Adams: The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra
Roy Harris: Symphony No. 3 in One Movement
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor, op. 36
Sunday, February 8, 2015
Maurice Ravel: Une barque sur l’ocean
Claude Debussy: La mer
Gabriel Faure: Requiem, op. 48 (full orchestra version, 1900)
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Samuel Barber: Medea’s Dance of Vengeance, Op. 23a
Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra