Sound Investment

  • 100: How old the orchestra will be in 2018, the target date for having the youngest audience in the country
  • 15: Cost, in dollars, of a Cleveland Orchestra ticket in 1985
  • 330: Percentage that 1985 ticket price has increased since 1985
  • 55: Percentage the median household income has increased since 1985
  • 9,000: Approximate number of children who attended concerts this past summer at Blossom
  • 275,000: Approximate number of orchestra tickets sold last season for performances at Severance Hall and Blossom
  • 7: The orchestra's world ranking, according to Gramophone magazine
  • 100,000: Approximate number of tickets for Severance Hall performances that went unsold last season
  • 0: What it will cost children younger than 18 to attend Blossom this summer
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