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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert

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The Cleveland Orchestra
Chelsea Tipton, conductor
Lev Mamuya, cello
Patricia Ann Blackmon, narrator
MLKing Jr. Celebration Chorus
William Henry Caldwell, director and conductor


The Cleveland Orchestra performs its 34th annual concert celebrating the spirit of Dr. King’s life, leadership, and vision in music, song, and community recognition.

The concert is being broadcast live on radio stations
WCLV (104.9 FM) and WCPN (90.3 FM).

Please note that admission to the concert is free,
but tickets are required.  

This concert is sponsored by KeyBank,
     a Cleveland Orchestra Partner in Excellence.

Presented in collaboration with the City of Cleveland
and the Greater Cleveland Partnership.

The members of The Cleveland Orchestra
are donating their services for this performance
to benefit the sustaining fund of the Musical Arts Association.

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Admission to the concert is free, but tickets are required. 

Tickets for this concert were made available on Thursday, January 2, 2014, beginnnig at 9:00 a.m., on a first-come, first-served basis through the Severance Hall Ticket Office in person, by phone, and thru this event page on  Due to the high demand for tickets to this concert each year, there is a limit of 2 tickets per person.  As of 11 a.m. on January 2, this concert is SOLD OUT.

Please Note:
Because of high demand,
all tickets are usually distributed
within a few hours of them going on sale.

Please note that this event will be broadcast live
on radio stations
WCLV (104.9) and WCPN (90.3).

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