Concerts for Families

2023-24 Concert Series Announced!

Create lasting musical memories with The Cleveland Orchestra – make it a family tradition!

23/24 Family Concert Subscriptions Preview Series Music Explorers

2023-24 Family Concerts

For Ages 7-12 · Sponsored by Anne H. Jenkins and Tom H. Jenkins

Sensory Friendly Concert

Feb 24, 2024 | 11 AM

This Sensory-Friendly Concert will support a welcoming and inclusive experience for people of any age with autism spectrum disorder or sensory sensitivity, as well as anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed concert environment.

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AROUND THE WORLD

Mar 3, 2024 | 2 PM

Did you know that Cleveland is home to people from all over the world!  Join us as we celebrate the rich cultural diversity of our community through music, a universal language that unites us all.

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  • Presented in partnership with Global Cleveland – we strengthen our city by welcoming our world.

OUT OF THIS WORLD

APR 5, 2024 | 7:30 PM

Join The Cleveland Orchestra for a fun-filled concert of intergalactic proportions! Come early for space-related pre-concert activities.

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Before the Concert

All performances take place in Mandel Concert Hall. Come early for instrument discovery and activities in Smith Lobby.

Concert Duration

Each concert lasts under an hour, with themes chosen especially for our fans ages 6 to 12.

Under 18s are Free

Tickets for adults start at just $15 and young people (age 17 and under) are free (with purchase of adult ticket)! Not available for box seating.

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Music Explorers Concerts

For Ages 3-6 

Spark your child’s creativity and love for learning with these fun, interactive, and exciting performances with The Cleveland Orchestra and friends. Music Explorers and Family Concerts are a great way to introduce children to the Orchestra; generations of Cleveland families have begun their musical journey at Severance—a friendship that lasts a lifetime.

Introduce your child to the instruments of the orchestra and the amazing artists who play them—in the intimacy of Reinberger Chamber Hall (unless otherwise indicated).

23/24 Music Explorers Subscriptions Preview Series

2023-24 Music Explorers Concerts

THE TERRIFIC TRUMPET

Sep 22, 2023 | 10 am
Sep 23, 2023 | 11 am

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THE BRILLIANT BASS

Oct 6, 2023 | 10 am
Oct 7, 2023 | 11 am 
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HOLIDAY BRASS QUINTET

Mandel Concert Hall

Dec 15, 2023 | 10 am
Dec 16, 2023 | 11 am
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THE VIRTUOSO VIOLA

Apr 19, 2024 | 10 am
Apr 20, 2024 | 11 am
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Interactive Fun

Introduce your child to the instruments of the orchestra and the amazing artists who play them—in the intimacy of Reinberger Chamber Hall (unless otherwise indicated). Kid-friendly tunes and our friendly hosts will get children singing, clapping, and moving to the music!

Concert Duration

Each performance lasts under an hour, with themes chosen especially for our youngest friends ages 2-4.

Under 18s are Free

Tickets for adults start at just $5 and young people (age 17 and under) are free (with purchase of adult ticket)! Not available for box seating.

Under 18s Program
School Groups

Tickets to Music Explorers programs are free for educators and students thanks to the Jane B. and Eric T. Nord Education Fund

Community Programs

Bring the whole family together with free community programs & concerts

The Cleveland Orchestra provides activities for families and adults throughout Greater Cleveland each year, including one-of-a-kind performances, instrument discovery zones, and neighborhood-specific programs.

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Learning Resources Introducing someone to music?

Start your journey here with the following resources to help enrich your experience together.

@Home Activities

Browse our library resources to find coloring pages, instrument family charts, and kid-friendly stories about The Cleveland Orchestra.

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Fun, Educational, and Engaging Videos

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Education Programs

Looking to go deeper? Check out our programs for educators and schools.

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