Equally at home in the symphonic pops and classical world, Carl Topilow, founding conductor of the renowned Cleveland Pops Orchestra, combines decades of experience as conductor, clarinetist, and entertainer, presenting innovative concerts in both the pops and classical spheres.
Music Director and Counductor, The Cleveland Pops Orchestra
Music Director and Conductor, National Repertory Orchestra
Music Director and Conductor, Firelands Symphony Orchestra
[Cleveland Pops Orchestra] Our yearly Christmas Celebration with the Cleveland Pops Orchestra and Chorus performing the music of the season. A treat for the whole family with fun-filled lobby activities, including adorable, adoptable pets from local animal shelters, and a visit from Santa Claus. Make our Pops family tradition your family tradition.
[Firelands Symphony Orchestra] The Holiday Pops Concert is the best family holiday event in town! Start the season with your favorite Christmas classics, holiday favorites and sing-along carols. Warm your heart and send your holiday spirit soaring with performances by the Firelands Symphony Chorale and an added touch of whimsy with the Caryl Crane Youth Theatre actors. If you’re good, Santa himself might make a special visit to the State Theatre! Kids will enjoy costumed characters and candy canes in the lobby!
[Cleveland Pops Orchestra] Hailed as the best New Year’s Eve party in Cleveland, the evening features a celebratory concert and dancing in Severance Hall.