Don't miss these two sessions on Cleveland's extraordinary musical heritage!
Friday afternoon we all travel to University Circle. While there, stop at Harkness Chapel for a special session on The Cleveland Orchestra --
A Recording History of the Cleveland Orchestra
DONALD ROSENBERG, music critic and author of THE CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA STORY: "SECOND TO NONE"
"One Hundred Men and a Perfectionist"--How Maestro George Szell Transformed the Cleveland Orchestra
PETER MUNVES, Director of Marketing for Columbia Masterworks and Epic Classics from 1953-1970
Recording the Cleveland Orchestra: It's Not Your Father's Severance Hall
ROBERT CONRAD, Voice of The Cleveland Orchestra; and BRUCE GIGAX, Audio Supervisor for The Cleveland Orchestra
Friday evening we return to the comfort of the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. Relax and enjoy an entertaining CELEBRATION OF MUSIC FROM CLEVELAND in the Gold Room. Featured presentations include --
Singing 'bout the Sixth City: Cleveland, Ohio, in Popular Song
WILLIAM L. SCHURK, Bowling Green State University
Rock 'n' roll in Cleveland, Ohio
DEANNA R. ADAMS, author of ROCK 'N' ROLL AND THE CLEVELAND CONNECTION
"Polka Capital"? "Home of Rock 'n' Roll"? "Little Nashville"? -- A Cultural and Ethnic History of Recording in Cleveland
SUSAN SCHMIDT HORNING, Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Institute of Art
EVERYONE IS WELCOME!