September 2014 program listings for the Cleveland Orchestra

September 2014 program listings for the Cleveland Orchestra

Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.

Highly regarded for its acoustics, the Concertgebouw is considered one of the finest concert halls in the world.

The Cleveland Orchestra embarks on its 14th International Concert Tour in September, concluding with a performance at the famed Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.  Tune in on September 10th for an encore broadcast from 1965 of the Cleveland Orchestra performing at the Concertgebouw under the direction of George Szell.  Two concerts from the Blossom Festival are also featured as well as two symphonies by Schumann.

9/3        Schumann:   Symphony Nos. 4 and 2 (Christoph von Dohnányi, cond)

9/10      Amsterdam Concertgebouw Concert Wagner:   Die Meistersinger Overture Barber:  Piano Concerto Schubert:  Symphony No. 9, Great (John Browning, p; George Szell, cond)

9/17      Blossom Festival Concert Ravel:  La Valse Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 25 J. Strauss, Jr.:  Waltzes and Polkas (Jeffrey Kahane, p; Hans Graf, cond)

9/24 (10pm)       Blossom Festival Concert Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream Suite Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 R. Strauss: Don Juan Enescu: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 (Baba Skride, v; Bramwell Tovey, cond)