2021 Blossom Music Festival
Individual tickets on sale now, subscriptions available by request*
A beloved summer tradition returns for ten weeks at Blossom Music Center, Summer Home of The Cleveland Orchestra.Concert Schedule Health & Safety Info
Mozart in the Meadows
Enjoy the natural beauty of Blossom and a splendid night of Mozart, featuring his Symphony No. 40.Learn More
The Great American Songbook
A treasure trove of American songs overflowing with the very best of George Gershwin, Duke Ellington, and Oscar Hammerstein, featuring Broadway star and audience favorite Capathia Jenkins.Learn More
From the New World
Experience the beauty of America through an outsider’s perspective – Dvorak’s – thrilled by the sounds and sights of this wild new country upon his arrival.Learn More
Beethoven's Seventh Symphony
The Cleveland Orchestra performs one of Beethoven’s greatest and most admired symphonies, loved by audiences for its energy and beauty.Learn More
Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to The Beatles
The best of the Beatles like you’ve never before heard them: with symphony orchestra accompaniment. “Penny Lane,” “Yesterday,” “A Day in the Life,” and so much more!Learn More
Seeking refuge in music when his life was in ruins, Tchaikovsky said of his Fourth Symphony's finale, "rejoice in the happiness of others and you can still live."Learn More
Enjoy a romantic evening with Brahms’s gorgeous Third Symphony. Filled with passion and longing, it has directly inspired many artists today.Learn More
A lovely tribute – and a musical riddle. Elgar’s Enigma Variations was, in effect, his version of a mixtape: each movement was given as a tender portrait of a personal friend.Learn More
Hollywood Under the Stars
Sep 4 & 5
One of Hollywood’s most sought-after film score conductors, Richard Kaufman, leads the Orchestra through blockbuster favorites, including works by John Williams for films like Superman, Harry Potter, Star Wars, E.T., and much more.View 9/4 Concert View 9/5 Concert
COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols
For the safety of all guests, musicians, staff, and volunteers at Blossom Music Festival, Covid-19 health and safety protocols will be in place. All protocols are in accordance with the guidelines from the State of Ohio and Summit County health department.
For the safety of all, guests are asked to wear a mask covering both the nose and mouth at all times throughout the venue, except when actively eating and drinking with your household.
Physical distancing should be maintained with those outside of your household. Lawn monitors will assist in maintaining appropriate distancing, encouraging households to set up chairs 6 feet from other groups. Seating in the Pavilion will provide appropriate distance between all households. In accordance with state guidelines, capacity in the pavilion and on the lawn will be limited.
Wayfinding & Signage
Parking, entrance, and exit procedures will be posted to help direct guests on site, check for symptoms of Covid-19, and maintain social distancing.
Guests are asked not to visit Blossom Music Center if they are feeling sick, experiencing Covid-19 symptoms, or have been potentially exposed to Covid-19 until cleared by a medical professional. If guests develop symptoms while visiting Blossom, please return home immediately and contact your primary care physician.
Cleveland Orchestra and Blossom Music Center staff, musicians, and volunteers will wear masks, submit to daily temperature scans, frequently wash and sanitize hands, and disinfect high touch surfaces regularly.
Movie Concert Cancellations
Two previously announced movie concerts, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring in Concert and Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsTM in Concert, will unfortunately not take place in the 2021 season.
While it is the Orchestra’s intention to reschedule one or both of these concerts in a future Blossom season, until large audiences and a full orchestra can safely be accommodated, these concerts are canceled.
Ticketholders are offered the following options:
Donate your tickets
Your support can lessen the huge impact of this unprecedented financial crisis for the Orchestra, and you will receive a tax receipt for the total ticket value. Ticket donations can be made online (login required).
Exchange your tickets for a gift certificate
Receive a gift certificate for the full value of your purchase, which can be used at any time in the future, for concerts at Blossom Music Festival or Severance Hall. Gift certificates do not expire but are non-refundable.
Receive a refund
The value your ticket can be refunded to the original form of purchase.
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Please contact the Ticket Office by Wednesday, June 30 if you would like to request one of these options. After that time, any outstanding tickets will be automatically converted to a gift certificate.
Our Ticket Office staff can be reached by email or phone (216-231-1111). Please allow up to 24 hours or until the end of the next business day if you are not immediately assisted.