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Sasha Cooke saves the day in Cleveland,
by SUZANNE TORREY

 

This winter has been rough on the assignments with the Cleveland Orchestra and tonight saw German conductor Marc Albrecht on the podium, replacing the ailing Pierre Boulez. The concert opened with the brief little gem, Blumine, which featured some very nice work by the principal harpist, Tina Struble, and Michael Sachs, the principal trumpet. Things looked like they were off to a good start...

Copyright © 8 March 2014 Suzanne Torrey,
Cleveland USA

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CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA

GUSTAV MAHLER

JOHANNES BRAHMS

ARNOLD SCHOENBERG

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

CLEVELAND

OHIO

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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