Violins of Hope Concert

Wednesday, March 8

12:00 pm @ Maltz Performing Arts Center at Silver Park

Cost: Tickets $15    Optional bus transportation from Park Synagogue East $5

Prepaid RSVP's due February 24

The concert program with Conductor, Brett Mitchell, will include:

  • Prelude by Finzi

  • Overture on Hebrew Themes by Prokofiev

  • Allegro molto (Mvt. II) from Chamber Symphony, Opus 110a by Shostakovich/arr. Barshal    

  • Theme from “Schindler’s List” by Williams 

  • “Simchas Torah” (“Rejoicing” from Baal Shem) by Bloch

  • Kol Nidre by Bruch

  • Overture to La Scala di seta by Rossini   

In this special one-hour Cleveland Orchestra concert, music and drama combine to give us a powerful new lens through which to view the important role of music in Jewish life, before, during and after the Holocaust.  It expresses the themes of spirit, resistance, resilience and hope. 


This concert was originally performed in 2015 as part of the community-wide Violins of Hope Cleveland collaboration.  If you missed hearing this concert in person in 2015 in the new Maltz Performing Arts Center, now is your chance!

Park Synagogue will have optional bus transportation from Park Synagogue East at a cost of $5.00/personThe 29-passenger bus will leave Park Synagogue East at 11:00 am and return at approximately 1:45 pm. 


If you prefer to drive yourself, free parking at the Maltz Performing Arts Center is available. 


Limited number of seats available on bus and for concert.  Reserve your seats quickly! Sponsored by Park Senior Adults - open to all ages. 

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen Petler at or (216) 371-2244 ext. 122.

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