Carl Topilow's 2015-2016 Schedule

Summer Season - National Repertory Orchestra (except where noted)

  • Saturday, June 13 - Opening Night
  • Wednesday, June 17 - Free Community Concert
  • Thursday, June 18 - private concert at the Riverwalk Center
  • Friday, June 26 - Fundraising Gala, Denver Center of Performing Arts
  • Saturday, June 27 - Music of Hispanic Countries
  • Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - with special guest violinist and composer Mark O'Connor
  • Friday, July 3, 2015 - "A Space Spectacular"
  • Saturday, July 4, 2015, 10:00 AM, Lake Dillon, 8:00 Breckenridge - A Patriotic Salute
  • Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - Chamber Orchestra
  • Thursday, July 9, 2015 - From the Top, at the Vilar Center in Vail
  • Friday, July 17, 2015 - "Topilow Pops" with vocalist Connor O'Brien
  • Wednesday, July 22* - Guest conductor with Music in the Mountains in Durango, CO
  • Saturday, July 25, 2015 - NRO/BMF Joint Concert: Stravinsky - Rite of Spring
  • Friday, July 31, 2015 - Closing Night

Fall, Winter and Spring Seasons

  • Saturday, August 29 - Cleveland Pops fundraising gala at the Cleveland Zoo
  • Sunday, August 30 - Firelands Symphony outdoor Pops with Alison Brown
  • Saturday, September 5 - Cleveland Pops outdoor concert at Elyria Town Square
  • Saturday, September 12 - Cleveland Pops outdoor concert at Playhouse Square
  • Wednesday, September 16 - Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra at Severance Hall
  • Thursday and Friday, October 8 and 9 - guest conductor with the Magdeburg (Germany) Symphony
  • Saturday, October 17- Firelands Symphony Opening Night
  • Saturday, October 24 - Cleveland Pops: The Best of the Big Bands
  • Sunday, October 25 - Cleveland Institute of Music Halloween concert, Severance Hall
  • Sunday, November 8 - Firelands Symphony Patriotic Pops
  • Friday, November 13 - Cleveland Pops concert at Cleveland State
  • Wednesday, November 16 - Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, Kulas Hall
  • Sunday, November 29 - Cleveland Pops holiday concert at Playhouse Square
  • Saturday, December 5 - guest conductor with the Fresno Philharmonic
  • Saturday, December 12 - Cleveland Pops concert at Avon Lake High School
  • Sunday, December 13 - Firelands Symphony Holiday Concert
  • Thursday, December 31 - Cleveland Pops concert with vocalist Connor O'Brien
  • Friday, January 22 - guest conductor with the Carnegie Mellon University Orchestra
  • Saturday, January 30 - Cleveland Pops Tribute to John Williams
  • Wednesday, February 3 - Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra at Severance Hall
  • Saturday, February 13 - guest conductor with the Columbus (OH) Symphony Orchestra
  • Wednesday, February 17 - Cleveland Institute of Music Chamber Orchestra at Mixon Hall
  • Saturday, February 20 - guest conductor with the Symphony of SE Texas: Big Band concert
  • Friday, March 11 - Cleveland Pops Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein
  • Saturday, March 19 - Firelands Symphony with saxophonist James Umble and the Terra Choral Society
  • Saturday, April 16 - Firelands Symphony with violinist Danielle Belen
  • Friday, April 29 - Cleveland Pops: The Music of George Gershwin with pianist Richard Glazier
  • Friday, May 27 - Cleveland Pops 16th Annual Armed Forces concert