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2018 Releases

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2018 December 27 —
The Cleveland Orchestra’s Management and Musicians announce terms of new trade agreement

2018 December 12 —
New Co-Production from The Cleveland Orchestra, WVIZ/PBS ideastream and Clasart Classic Airs Nationwide on January 11 on Great Performances on PBS

2018 December 12 —
The Cleveland Orchestra held Annual Meeting on December 11, 2018 — the 100th Anniversary of the Orchestra’s very first performance

2018 December 11 —
Building on a century of service, The Cleveland Orchestra’s new and enduring Education and Community programs reach thousands in Northeast Ohio

2018 December 6 —
The Cleveland Orchestra’s 39th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert on January 20 will be led by Assistant Conductor Vinay Parameswaran

2018 December 4 —
Announcing The Cleveland Orchestra’s Blossom Music Festival 2019 Summer Movies — Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone™ and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back™ In Concert

2018 November 15 —
History of opera at Severance Hall showcased in innovative MagicBox® Interactive Display

2018 November 12 —
Strauss’s opera Ariadne Auf Naxos performed for the first time by The Cleveland Orchestra with Franz Welser-Möst in collaboration with director Frederic Wake-Walker in made-for-Cleveland production

2018 November 9 —
The Cleveland Orchestra Announces Cleveland native and Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra alumna Jessica Sindell as Assistant Principal Flute

2018 November 1 —
The Cleveland Orchestra embarks on tour to Asia in spring 2019

2018 October 25 —
Cleveland Public Library and The Cleveland Orchestra Partner to Digitize and Release Orchestra's Archival Scrapbooks

2018 October 24 —
The Cleveland Orchestra announces findings of independent investigations; Terminates two orchestra members

2018 October 22 —
Jamie Farr, M*A*S*H star and Toledo native, will make special guest appearance in Cleveland Orchestra Christmas Concert program

2018 October 1 —
The Cleveland Orchestra 100th Anniversary Gala raises record-breaking $1,750,000

2018 September 20 —
Franz Welser-Möst to be honored with Cleveland Orchestra’s twenty-third annual Distinguished Service Award

2018 August 28 —
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra’s 2018-19 Season at Severance Hall announced

2018 August 28 —
Details of Cleveland Orchestra and Baldwin Wallace University 2018-19 residency partnership announced

2018 August 21 —
The Cleveland Orchestra announces 2018-19 Music Study Groups

2018 August 9 —
The Cleveland Orchestra receives unexpected gift of $9.3 million from the estate of Dr. Jean Hower Taber

2018 July 27 —
Individual concert tickets for the 2018-19 Cleveland Orchestra season go on sale Monday, August 13

2018 July 6 —
The Cleveland Orchestra announces FREE stream of Beethoven No. 9 Performance as “Thank You” for 100 Years of Support

2018 June 20 —
Cleveland Orchestra and ideastream partner with Great Performances on new national co-production

2018 June 04 —
Cleveland Orchestra announces additional details about FREE 100th Brithday concert on Friday, July 6, in downtown Cleveland

2018 May 29 —
Music Director Franz Welser-Möst and pianist Lang Lang perform special Cleveland Orchestra 100th Anniversary Gala at Severance Hall on September 29

2018 May 23 —
Experience movie magic at The Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018-19 “At the Movies” series

2018 May 17 —
Cleveland Orchestra offers fun-filled opportunities for young people to experience classical music

2018 May 16 —
Lisa Wong appointed Director of Choruses for The Cleveland Orchestra

2018 May 07 —
Blossom Picnic Contest returns for a second year: July 15, 2018

2018 April 25 —
2018 Star-Spangled Spectacular celebrates 100 years of community support for The Cleveland Orchestra

2018 April 24 —
Cleveland Orchestra and Baldwin Wallace University announce unique residency partnership for 2018-19

2018 April 25 —
Cleveland Orchestra Announces Stephen Tavani as Assistant Concertmaster and Zhan Shu as a member of the First Violin section beginning in 2018-19 Season

2018 April 12 —
The Cleveland Orchestra and Franz Welser-Möst present special festival to conclude the Centennial season: The Prometheus Project

2018 April 09 —
The Cleveland Orchestra announces Summers@Severanceconcerts for July & August

2018 April 03 —
Blossom Individual Tickets Go On Sale May 1

2018 March 20 —
Cleveland Orchestra's Choruses Announce Audition Dates

2018 March 11 —
The Cleveland Orchestra announces 101st Season for 2018-2019

2018 March 01
The Cleveland Orchestra and Franz Welser-Möst present: The Ecstasy of Tristan and Isolde

2018 February 20 —
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra announces auditions for 2018-19 season

2018 February 11 —
Blossom Music Center turns 50; 2018 summer season announced

2018 February 01 —
The Cleveland Orchestra returns to Miami in 2019 for the thirteenth year of residency 

2018 January 29 —
Roger Daltrey performs The Who’s TOMMY with The Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom on July 8

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