The Cleveland OrchestraFranz Welser-Möst, conductorLang Lang, piano
Join us for a decidedly different — and fun — concert experience. Fridays@7 features an early start time, no intermission, and a post-concert world music performance. Perfect for those trying out a concert by The Cleveland Orchestra for the first time, or for those looking for added musical spice.
At a GlancePINTSCHER - idyll, for orchestra — WORLD PREMIERE COMMISSIONSTRAUSS - Burleske (for piano and orchestra)STRAUSS - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks The Fridays@7 concert series is sponsored by KeyBank, a Cleveland Orchestra Partner in Excellence.
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Experience why Fridays@7 concerts are being called “the place to be on Friday nights!” PRE-CONCERT ST@RTERS for October 10 Begin your evening early, with drinks or food, plus a special pre-concert world music presentation.
Pre-Concert in Reinberger Chamber Hall at 6:00 p.m. — Three master musicians come together for a one-of-a kind Fridays@7 experience. Harmonica legend Howard Levy is joined by accordion virtuoso Julien Labro and world percussion luminary Jamie Haddad. Each with a unique sound and style in a collaboration of musical spirit only heard at Fridays@7! POST-CONCERT @FTERPARTY for October 10 After each KeyBank Fridays@7 concert, there’s . . . more food, drink, and music. Internationally renowned contemporary percussionist Jamey Haddad invites a diverse selection of artists to collaborate for a post-concert musical celebration at Severance Hall. Great music to round out your evening and expand your horizons.
Two Options! Enjoy both, mix and mingle between!
In the Grand Foyer: Hot Club of Detroit presents a sound that is an once vintage and boldy new, routed in the legacy of Django Reinhardt but also the sensibilities of Ornette Coleman, Pat Metheny, John Zorn, and the rock band Phish. For more information, visit www.hotclubofdetroit.com. Experience this unique band as part of our one-of-a-kind Fridays@7 evening!
In Severance Restaurant: Luca Mundaca presents a fusion of bossa nova, jazz, and samba. For more info, visit www.lucamundaca.com. New for Fridays@7! an alternative post-concert performance with food, drinks, and sit-down.
Commentary and historical background about the music are printed in program books distributed free-of-charge at most Cleveland Orchestra concerts. The program notes are usually available on-line ahead of time.Click back to read program book for this concert.