2023 Blossom Music Festival Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY

Event Information

  • Dates: September 9, 2023 Tickets Available
  • Who: Akron Symphony Orchestra Arnie Roth, conductor
  • Venue: Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Event Dates and Tickets

Saturday, September 9, 2023 7:00PM

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Event Sponsors

Blossom Music Festival Presenting Sponsor: The J.M. Smucker Co.

The 2023 Blossom Music Festival season is dedicated to Milton and Tamar Maltz and The Milton and Tamar Maltz Family Foundation.


Please note: Lawn Ticket Book vouchers are not valid for this concert. Vouchers may be exchanged for face value against the price of a ticket. This concert is not eligible for the Under 18s Free program. 


About the Music

Distant Worlds: Music from FINAL FANTASY

With high-definition video presentations from the FINAL FANTASY game developers, Square Enix, projected onto giant screens, Distant Worlds showcases the diverse and constantly expanding repertoire of classic FINAL FANTASY music throughout the history of the game series in an innovative multimedia concert experience that has delighted audiences all over the globe. The series’ iconic soundtrack boasts compositions by many prominent video game composers, including the legendary Nobuo Uematsu, who has specially curated the Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY concert tour.

Performing Artists

Akron Symphony Orchestra
Arnie Roth, conductor
Susan Calloway, FINAL FANTASY XIV original vocalist
Cleveland Orchestra Chamber Chorus

Blossom Music Center

Blossom Music Center has provided an inviting and gracious summer home for The Cleveland Orchestra since it opened in 1968. Its beautiful outdoor setting is an integral part of the Blossom experience.

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Accessibility Services

Below are a list of the features and services that The Cleveland Orchestra has made available at Blossom Music Center for this concert. Uniformed staff are available to assist.

Wheelchair Access & Seating

The venue's seating has reserved special areas for those attending with the use of a wheelchair. These options are available during your seat selection. Ramps afford additional access to the venue and wheelchair seat locations, and accessible sidewalk routes are noted on the venue map.

Companion Wheelchair Seating

Additional seating is reserved for those attending with a companion.


ADA accessible restrooms are located throughout the Blossom Music Center grounds.

Service Animals

Trained guide dogs and service animals are welcome at Blossom Music Center. If you have any questions, please contact the Ticket Office or the House Manager.