Cleveland Orchestra
Wednesdays @ 8PM

During 2018, the Cleveland Orchestra celebrates its centennial season. Hosted by Robert Conrad, this series includes full-length concerts by the Cleveland Orchestra in Severance Hall or from the Adrienne Arsht Center, home of the Orchestra's Miami residency. Led by music director Franz Welser-Möst, the orchestra will welcome many outstanding guest artists this season, including pianists Emanuel Ax, Daniil Trifonov and Marc-Andre Hamelin, and cellist Alisa Weilerstein.

7/11

Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Men of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
Gerhard Siegel (Tristan); Nina Stemme (Isolde); Okka von der Damerau (Brangane); Ain Anger (King Marke); Alan Held (Kurwenal); Sean Michael Plumb (Melot); Matthew Plenk (Young Sailor/Shepherd)

Richard Wagner:  Tristan and Isolde (Act 1)

7/18

Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Men of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
Gerhard Siegel (Tristan); Nina Stemme (Isolde); Okka von der Damerau (Brangane); Ain Anger (King Marke); Alan Held (Kurwenal); Sean Michael Plumb (Melot); Matthew Plenk (Young Sailor/Shepherd)

Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde (Act 2)

7/25

Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Men of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
Gerhard Siegel (Tristan); Nina Stemme (Isolde); Okka von der Damerau (Brangane); Ain Anger (King Marke); Alan Held (Kurwenal); Sean Michael Plumb (Melot); Matthew Plenk (Young Sailor/Shepherd)

Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde (Act 3)

8/1

Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
Erin Wall, soprano; Jennifer Johnston, mezzo Norbert Ernst, tenor; Dashon Burton, bass-baritone

Ludwig van Beethoven: Grosse Fuge (adapted for string orchestra)
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 "Choral"