Seasonal Special Happenings

Ravel and Rachmaninoff

When: Sat., Aug. 2 2014

Two works by Maurice Ravel, Pavane for a Dead Princess and the Piano Concerto in G major with soloist Benjamin Grosvenor, will be performed tonight at Blossom under the direction of Johannes Debus, along with Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances and a suite from Jean-Phillipe Rameau’s Les Indes Galantes. Then, acclaimed Hollywood conductor Richard Kaufman comes to Blossom tomorrow to lead the Cleveland Orchestra in a performance of classic movie music including selections from Lawrence of Arabia, The Right Stuff and more, featuring trumpet soloist Michael Sachs in John Williams’s “With Malice Towards None” from Lincoln. Tickets to each concert range from $23 to $85. Tonight’s concert starts at 8; tomorrow’s performance begins at 7 p.m. (Gonzalez)

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