Cleveland—September 8, 2014.
The Cleveland Orchestra announced today that the Israel Philharmonic, led by its music director, Zubin Mehta, will perform in Severance Hall on Monday, November 16 at 7:30 pm as part of the Violins of Hope Project. The event, part of an eight-city tour of the United States, will be presented in collaboration with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.
Mehta, who will be making his Severance Hall debut on November 16, has led the Israel Philharmonic since 1977 and serves as its music director for life. The program will include Josef Bardanashvili’s A Journey to the End of the Millennium, Maurice Ravel’s La valse, poème chorégraphique & Antonin Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 in e (“From the New World”).