DASHON BURTON

— Bass-baritone —

Cleveland Orchestra - Blossom Festival - Beethoven: Symphony no. 9

  • Cleveland, OH

FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT:  BEETHOVEN’S NINTH


The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Tamara Wilson, soprano – Cleveland Orchestra debut 
Nancy Maultsby, mezzo-soprano
Stuart Skelton, tenor – Blossom Music Festival debut 
Dashon Burton, bass-baritone – Blossom Music Festival debut
Blossom Festival Chorus

MESSIAEN - L’Ascension: 4 méditations symphoniques
BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 9 (“Choral”)

Beethoven’s epic masterpiece.  Music Director Franz Welser-Möst kicks off the Blossom season with Beethoven’s most famous work – his timeless message of humanity and brotherhood, which concludes with his inspiring, monumental "Ode to Joy.”