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Corporate Opportunities and Benefits

Consistently ranked one of the top orchestras in the world, The Cleveland Orchestra is vital to the economic growth of Northeast Ohio.  With its international standing and long-time engagement in the community, the Orchestra brings energy and optimism to our region. In turn, corporate sponsorship of the Orchestra represents an investment with many long-range benefits for both local businesses and the Northeast Ohio region as a whole.

With nearly 450,000 people attending concerts at Severance Hall and Blossom Music Festival presentations annually, sponsors of The Cleveland Orchestra enjoy increased brand awareness, visibility as a community leader, unparalleled opportunities for entertaining, unique benefits, and multiple occasions to share the elite company of other local business leaders.

The Cleveland Orchestra is committed to helping you conduct your business.  In the global marketplace, music is a common language.  Speak with The Cleveland Orchestra.

Sponsorship Opportunities


Support a weekend of concerts at Severance Hall or each summer's Blossom Festival, from symphonic music featuring renowned international conductors and soloists to lighter fare and family offerings.


Support one of our new innovative series, annual festivals, or lonstanding subscription packages.

Celebrity Series
The Cleveland Orchestra performs with celebrity artists who explore the avenues of orchestral music and stretch beyond the borders of the classical world. Movie scores, jazz riffs, Broadway, and more sounds from the world at large.

Holiday Festival
Each December the festival brings a variety of holiday music performed by The Cleveland Orchestra and Choruses in the festive splendor of Severance Hall.

Blossom Music Festival
Blossom Music Center, the idyllic summer home of The Cleveland Orchestra since 1968, is the setting for the ten-week Blossom Festival.  The atmosphere is casual and family-friendly.  Lawn tickets are inexpensive, children 17 and under are free, and a picnic is the perfect prelude to an evening’s entertainment.


Opening Night 
Celebrate The Cleveland Orchestra as they embark on a new season of extraordinary music.  This event brings together business leaders and influential guests for a great opportunity to gain visibility and recognition.

Annual Gala 
During this spectacular evening at Severance Hall, the performance hall is transformed for a unique social and musical experience.  This evening brings together Cleveland’s most prestigious business, social, and community leaders.

Company Night 
Looking to acknowledge exceptional employees?  Sponsor a concert at Severance Hall or Blossom Music Center and give your employees a special experience with The Cleveland Orchestra. Receive special recognition in the concert program guide and on signage.


The Cleveland Orchestra has an active and growing number of residencies in great cities of the world, including Miami, New York, and Vienna. During a residency, The Cleveland Orchestra establishes a rapport with the community through educational community activities and performances in public schools, as well as through traditional concerts. Corporate sponsors can share in our market diversification by aligning with our residencies to attract business, entertain clients and increase visibility.

Education and Community Programs

The Cleveland Orchestra’s commitment to education and community service began when the Orchestra was founded in 1918, and has remained a top priority ever since. Today, more than 70,000 area schoolchildren, teachers, families, young musicians and adult learners participate in the Orchestra’s educational programs at Severance Hall and in schools, libraries and community locations throughout the region – all designed to nurture a lifelong love of music.

Want to Learn More About Supporting The Cleveland Orchestra?

Your support of The Cleveland Orchestra is appreciated and we provide a number of recognition and entertaining benefits.  Become a supporter and join the impressive list of Cleveland Orchestra corporate partners.