Announcing our Upcoming Season

Mark your calendars! Our upcoming concerts are filled with favorites: Mendelssohn! Dvorak! Beethoven! And don’t miss our outdoor bonus performances this summer!

Into a Brave "New World"

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July 11 | 7pm | First Baptist Church
July 16 | 7:30pm | Church of the Western Reserve

Experience the SSO as never before, with a pair of special evening performances in the great outdoors. Enjoy some delightful overtures, perfect for a summer evening, and then buckle up for the rollicking finale to Dvorak’s ‘New World” Symphony!


ROSSINI: L’Italiana in Algeri Overture
SCHUBERT: Rosamunde Overture
DVORAK: Selections from Symphony No. 9
(“From the New World”)
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

July 11: First Baptist Church –  Courtyard |Shaker Heights |  3630 Fairmount Blvd
July 16: Church of the Western Reserve–  Lawn | Pepper Pike | 30500 Fairmount Blvd

Virtual Young Soloists

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Marina Ziegler, Moshi Tang, Neige DeAngelis

SSO is proud to showcase rising young musicians in Northeast Ohio – a treasured annual tradition. This year, our amazing, talented winners performed with piano accompaniment for a virtual audience on May 16. Their fabulous performances are not to be missed. 

WIENIAWSKI: Concerto No. 2, 3rd mvmt
Neige DeAngelis, Violin
PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 1, 1st mvmt
Marina Ziegler, violin
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D Major, 1st mvmt
Moshi Tang, violin

Neige DeAngelis, Marina Ziegler, Moshi Tang
SSO is grateful to the Ohio Arts Council for their support

Heroes and Beethoven

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October 17 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

What better way to return than a double dose of Beethoven! The orchestra opens its season with Beethoven’s celebrated “Eroica” symphony and Egmont Overture.


BEETHOVEN:
 Egmont Overture
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”)
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Mendelssohn and More

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December 12 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

Get swept away by the wild and ethereal beauty of Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture and experience his impressions of Italy with the joyful energy of his Fourth Symphony.    

MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture (“Fingal’s Cave”)
CONCERTO: To be announced

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 (“Italian”)
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Young Soloists and Borodin

Apr 5: Topilow conducts Dvorak
February 13 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

Prepare to be amazed by the winners of our Annual Young Soloist Concerto Competition. These rising stars are talented beyond their years! Then, enjoy Borodin’s Second Symphony. 


Check back in December to see the winners!

BORODIN Symphony No. 2 
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

 

Program to be announced

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April 10 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

Program and Guest Conductor to be Announced 

  

Program to be announced

Guest Conductor to be Announced

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Community Concert

May 17: Faure Requiem
May 22 | 3:30pm | First Baptist Church

Inside the beautiful First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland, hear Faure’s glorious Requiem performed by more than 100 community members, as the Suburban Symphony and choirs of First Baptist Church and Fairmount Presbyterian join forces to share their love of music. Join us for a special pre-concert lecture at 2:45pm

FAURE:  Dolly Suite
BORODIN
: In the Steppes of Central Asia
FAURE:
Requiem

Baritone: TBA
Soprano: TBA
 Featuring: the choirs of First Baptist Church and Fairmount Presbyterian
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

NEW! Pre-concert lecture at 2:45pm by David Rothenberg
“Faure’s Requiem and other works”

First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland | 3630 Fairmount Blvd

This concert is supported in part by the residents of
Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.
We are grateful for their support!