Pianist Jonathan Biss’ love for music could probably be connected to his Jewish faith. Biss, whose mother’s parents were Hungarian Holocaust survivors, said their experience has strengthened his sense of identity as a Jewish person. He describes his Judaism as cultural in nature, rather than…
The Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra will resume concerts in its 84th season in 2021-22 under the leadership of music director Victor Liva. The Cleveland Philharmonic will continue to reside at Cleveland State University for rehearsals and performances.
Rafael Skorka, an Israeli competitor in the Cleveland International Piano Competition, was eliminated in the semifinal round.
Elevation Festivals, owner of WonderStruck, and The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will present the WonderStruck Music Fest Friday Night Sneak Preview July 23. Cleveland artists LONDIN Thompson and Jack Harris are set to perform.
The Jewish Community Center of Youngstown is offering outdoor live music at 6:30 p.m. July 15 and 29, and Aug.12 and 26 at its Logan Campus at 3245 Logan Way in Youngstown.
Legacy Village’s free concert series Legacy Live is returning every Saturday through Sept. 11, starting with a performance by classic rock and dance group Jump the Gun at 5 p.m. July 10. The concert series will include music from various genres such as pop, rock, Motown and Blues.
The JazzTimes refers to Israeli-born and internationally renowned saxophonist Eli Degibri as “an exceptionally melodic improviser with a big, bold tenor tone.” The Philadelphia Inquirer calls him “a bewitching fellow who shows impressive chops.”
Tickets for the 40th annual Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland are now on sale for the festival’s full lineup of shows. The festivals runs June 27 through June 29 in Playhouse Square.
In a new music video, Vampire Weekend singer Ezra Koenig takes the viewer through two of New York City’s Jewish culinary landmarks — and none other than Jerry Seinfeld comes along for the ride.
Jewish bluegrass music group Nefesh Mountain will be featured when The Temple Arts Program presents “Jews, Booze and Shmooze” April 14 at The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood.
AMSTERDAM — Each spring, the televised Eurovision song contest captivates the continent in ways that outsiders can never hope to understand.
CityMusic Cleveland will perform its first concert series of 2018 starting March 14 with a decidedly ecumenical series featuring works by both Jewish and Muslim composers. The idea, said CMC music director Avner Dorman, is to highlight what binds those cultures, not what divides them.
The Cleveland POPS Orchestra will perform “A Broadway Celebration: Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins: A Centennial Celebration” from 8 to 11 p.m. March 2 at Severance Hall in University Circle in Cleveland.
Famed singer-songwriter and former Beatles bass guitarist Paul McCartney was announced as one of this year’s nine recipients of Israel’s prestigious Wolf Prize.