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David S
I parked at South Coast Plaza and walked a block or two to the concert hall.
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The weather was cool. I wore a suit jacket. This venue makes you want to dress up..
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37 events
20 reviews
45 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

Only attended the last part on Shashtakovitch piece which was played beautifully. Very enthusiastic audience that gave standing ovation in hopes of encore that did not happen.

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8 reviews
10 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

Even from Promenade Circle it was fabulous and the Cleveland Orchestra was outstanding.

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6 reviews
11 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

The Cleveland Smyphony lived up to its reputation.The Finnih composer's piece was quite strange to my ears, but hearing it ONCE was a broadening esperience. Either of the other symphonies were alonean evening well spent!

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Website

http://www.philharmonicsociety.org/Events/?i=490

Quotes & Highlights

There will be a pre-concert lecture by Dr. Burton Karson at 7:00p.

Description

Program:

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, Scottish

Saariaho: Orion

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54

Concurrently with his post in Cleveland, Franz Welser-Möst became General Music Director of the Vienna State Opera in September 2010. In July 2011, the Bruckner Society of America awarded him the Julio Kilenyi Medal of Honor, due to his long-standing advocacy of the music of Bruckner.

The 2011-12 season marks the tenth year of the Orchestra’s partnership with Franz Welser-Möst. Together they have earned the orchestra unprecedented residencies in the United States and in Europe, including a biennial residency at the prestigious Musikverein concert hall in Vienna—the first of its kind by an American orchestra.