Cleveland Orchestra unveils full image of 2021 Blossom season


CLEVELAND, Ohio – The 2021 Blossom Music Festival has just received an upgrade.

With the release of new details of programs planned for this summer, the Cleveland Orchestra Monday made an already happy prospect – the return to live concerts – all the more appealing.

Nothing wrong with that Outline originally announced. However, the season presented on Monday is considerably richer, with new guest artists and more musical offers.

Among the additions: pianists Benjamin Grosvenor, Garrick Ohlsson, Jonathan Biss and Behzod Abduraimov; Violinists Stefan Jackiw and Sayaka Shoji; Main trumpet Michael Sachs; and works by Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Shostakovich, Dvorak and Shaw. See below for details.

A Cleveland Orchestra ticket wallet app was also unveiled on Monday. Tickets bought at is automatically displayed in the app. These can then be presented at the Blossom gates for digital, paperless access.

The app, which is now available for download, also provides updates to existing reservations and records past performances. For more information, see

Season tickets for $ 80 to $ 426, and custom lawn and pavilion tickets for $ 25 to $ 121, are available now. 2020 lawn ticket books will be valid from 2021 and the Free Under 18s Policy will remain in place.

To buy tickets or for more information, visit, write to [email protected]or leave a message at 216-231-1111. The Blossom Music Center is located at 1145 W. Steels Corners Rd. In Cuyahoga Falls.


Saturday and Sunday 3rd and 4th July (fireworks)

8 p.m.

Brett Mitchell, conductor

Michelle Cann, piano

Bernstein: Overture to “Candide”

Watkins: Soul of Memory

Price: concert in one movement

Hagelstork: An American Fanfare

Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring

Tchaikovsky: Overture from 1812

Sousa: Stars and Stripes forever

Sunday July 11th

19 o’clock

Dame Jane Glover, conductor

Benjamin Grosvenor, piano

Mozart: Divertimento for strings in D major

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20

Mozart: Symphony No. 40

Sunday 18th July

19 o’clock

Lucas Waldin, conductor

Capathia Jenkins, singer

“The Great American Songbook”, songs by Gershwin, Ellington, and Hammerstein

Sunday 25th July

19 o’clock

Rafael Payare, conductor

Stefan Jackiw, violin

Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2

Dvorak: Symphony No. 9

Sunday 1st August

19 o’clock

Herbert Blomstedt, conductor

Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

Sunday 8th August

19 o’clock

Martin Herman, conductor

Classic mystery tour

“A tribute to the Beatles”

Sunday 15th August

19 o’clock

Karina Canellakis, conductor

Behzod Abduraimov, piano

Michael Sachs, trumpet

Dvorak: The wood pigeon

Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 1

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

Sunday 22nd August

19 o’clock

Jahja Ling, conductor

Sayaka Shoji, violin

Brahms: Violin Concerto

Brahms: Symphony No. 3

Saturday, August 28th

19 o’clock

Elim Chan, conductor

Jonathan bite softly

Beethoven: Coriolan: Concert Overture

Shaw: Watermark

Elgar: Puzzle variations

Saturday and Sunday, September 4th and 5th

19 o’clock

Richard Kaufman, conductor

“Hollywood Under the Stars”