Carl Topilow
Exciting, Innovative Programs  
Carl Topilow

Cleveland Pops conductor and solo clarinetist
Carl Topilow ( is available
for guest appearances with these and additional programs for the 2018-2019 season!


Shirley Morgenstern
Phone: 216-965-1619


Thrill to the music inspired by our journey to outer space, featuring actual footage in space provided at no charge by NASA Cleveland.

This educational and thrilling concert is for audiences of all ages. Included are these vocal selections: Stars, Bring Him Home, and Impossible Dream by rising star Connor Bogart.

  • Richard Strauss – Also Sprach Zarathustra: introduction
    With Video
  • Carl Orff – O Fortuna from Carmina Burana
    With Video
  • John Williams – The Mission
    With Video
  • arr. Robert Wendel – The Flintstones meet the Jetsons
  • Frank Wildhorn – Into the Fire from The Scarlet Pimpernel (Connor Bogart, vocalist)
  • Elton John – Rocket Man (Connor Bogart)
  • Gustav Holst – Mars from The Planets
    With Video
  • Daniel Dorff – Blast Off
  • Claude-Michel Schonberg – Stars from Les Miserables (Connor Bogart)


  • John Williams – ET: Adventure on Earth
  • James Horner, arr. John Moss – Selections from Apollo 13
  • John Williams – Across the Stars from Attack of the Clones
    With Video
  • Hoagy Carmichael, arr. Paul Ferguson - Stardust (Carl Topilow, clarinet)
  • Mitch Leigh – The Impossible Dream, from Man of La Mancha (Connor O'Brien)
  • Johann Strauss, Jr. – The Blue Danube Waltz
    With Video
  • Claude-Michel Schonberg – Bring Him Home from Les Miserables (Connor O'Brien)
  • arr. Calvin Custer – Star Trek through the Ages
  • John Williams – Imperial March from The Empire Strikes Back
  • John Williams – Theme from Superman


  • John Williams – Cantina Band from Star Wars (Carl Topilow, clarinet)
Contact: Shirley Morgenstern  •  Phone: 216-965-1619  •  Email: