5 in 15 Words: Classical Music
- Ready to Rumba! featuring Tiempo Libre
Oct. 24, Severance Hall, cim.edu
Like tearing Bach from the pipe organ and tossing him into a Latin jam session
- Akron Symphony Orchestra: The Passion of John Brown/Eroica
Oct. 17, E.J. Thomas Hall, akronsymphony.org
Leon Bibb’s reassuring voice delivers the words of John Brown as musical movements clash thunderously.
- Apollo’s Fire Baroque Orchestra: Mediterranean Nights
Oct. 29-Nov. 5, various locations, apollosfire.org
Passionate Spanish music and dancing so wild it’s like a bullfight with an invisible bull
- Nathan & Julie Gunn, Cavani String Quartet
Nov. 10, Fairmount Temple, clevelandchambermusic.org
One of opera’s biggest stars soars through the score with the world-famous string quartet.
- The Cleveland Orchestra: Handel’s Messiah
Dec. 10 & 12, Severance Hall, clevelandorchestra.com
The orchestra and all-star soloists plan to make the holiday masterpiece a religious experience.
12:00 AM EST
August 20, 2009