Announcing our 2021-2022 Season!

Mark your calendars! Our upcoming concerts are filled with favorites: Mendelssohn! Dvorak! Beethoven! 
Please note that masks are required for all concerts

Heroic Beethoven

Oct17
October 17 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

What better way to return than a double dose of Beethoven!  The orchestra opens its season with his dramatic Egmont Overture and then celebrates the heroes in all of us with the iconic “Eroica” symphony and its unmistakable opening theme.


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

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Mendelssohn & Klezmer

Mendelssohn and Klezmer (1)
December 12 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

Get swept away by the wild, ethereal beauty of Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture and experience the joyful energy of his “Italian” Symphony.  And don’t miss celebrated Klezmer composer/violinist Steven Greenman performing his Klezmer Concert Suite!

MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture (“Fingal’s Cave”)
GREENMAN: Klezmer Concert Suite for solo violin and orchestra
Steven Greenman, Violin
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 (“Italian”)
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

Steven Greenman, Violin and Composer

More about Mr. Greenman

Beachwood High School |  25100 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!

Young Soloists and Ravel

YS and Ravel 13Feb
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, stay and be dazzled by pianist  Emanuela Friscioni’s performance of Ravel’s Concerto for the Left Hand

GERSHWIN – Piano Concerto in F, 1st mvmt
Matthew Chang, piano
SAINT-SAENS – Violin Concerto No.3, 1st mvmt
Marina Ziegler, Violin
BRAHMS –Violin Concerto in D, 1st mvmt
Isabelle Liu, violin
RAVEL Pavane pour une infante 
RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
Emanuela Friscioni, Piano 
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Matthew Chang (piano), Marina Ziegler (violin), Isabelle Liu (violin)

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Topilow Conducts Dvorak

Dvorak April
April 10 | 3:30pm | Beachwood HS

Embrace your inner Czech with Dvorak’s energetic and tuneful  Symphony No.8  led by Guest Conductor Carl Topilow of the Cleveland Pops.  This concert also features violinist James Thompson performing Bruch.

ALFVEN – Midsummer Vigil
BRUCH – Violin Concerto No. 1
James Thompson, Violin
DVORAK –Symphony No. 8
Conducted by Carl Topilow

Beachwood High School |  25100 Fairmount Blvd

Faure's Requiem

Faure May22
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 SSO and choir of First Baptist Church  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 choir of First Baptist Church 
Conducted by Music Director Domenico Boyagian

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

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!