Violins of Hope Cleveland featured more than 80 performances, exhibitions, plays, films and lectures throughout fall 2015 across Northeast Ohio.

View our program guide (pdf) to learn more about these events.

Date Event
9/2/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program: "A Musical Journey Through Israel's History"
9/3/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program, "Elie Wiesel: His Quest to Repair the World"
9/9/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program Distinguished Lecture, "The Birth of an Israeli Sound: War, Refugees, and the Founding of an Orchestra"
9/11/15 Holocaust and Human Behavior educator workshop
9/13/15 WVIZ/PBS Broadcast: "Orchestra of Exiles"
9/14/15 Preview: Music of the Violins of Hope, an interactive video conference
9/18/15 Shabbat service with special guest, Richard Bogomolny
9/20/15 Exhibition: "Amnon's Workshop: A Photographic Documentary"
9/20/15 WVIZ/PBS Broadcast: "Defiant Requiem"
9/24/15 WCLV 104.9: Live interview: Host Mark Satola with Amnon Weinstein
9/25/15 Exhibition Opening: Multi-media Installation by Nevet Yitzhak
9/25/15 Program: Amnon Weinstein in conversation with Rabbi Roger Klein
9/27/15 The Cleveland Orchestra: Violins of Hope Opening Concert
9/27/15 Live Concert Broadcast: WVIZ/PBS ideastream
9/28/15 Performer and Artisan: A dialogue with Shlomo Mintz and Amnon Weinstein
9/30/15 The Violins of Hope: A Conversation with Amnon Weinstein and Eric Kisch
10/2/15 Violins of Hope exhibition opening
10/3/15 Family Activity: "Caring for Art"
10/4/15 A Conversation with Amnon Weinstein and James A. Grymes
10/6/15 Concert for Middle- and High School Classes: Panaramicos Chamber Ensemble, Presented by ideastream
10/7/15 Facing History After-school Educator Workshop in Partnership with the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritge
10/7/15 Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital
10/8/15 Chagrin Valley Documentary Film Festival Screening: "Landfill Harmonic"
10/9/15 Chagrin Valley Documentary Film Festival: "Two Barns"
10/9/15 Chagrin Valley Documentary Film Festival Screening: "Landfill Harmonic"
10/11/15 Exhibition: "Amnon's Workshop: A Photographic Documentary"
10/11/15 WVIZ/PBS Broadcast: Remembered Voices
10/12/15 Holocaust and Human Behavior educator workshop
10/12/15 Mandel JCC Cleveland Jewish Film Fest Screening: "Let's Go"
10/13/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program: "Hidden Children of the Holocaust"
10/14/15 Music of the Violins of Hope
10/15/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program, "Jews and Music in the Holocaust Era"
10/16/15 GroundWorks Dance Theater
10/16/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
10/17/15 GroundWorks Dance Theater
10/17/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
10/18/15 Interplay Jewish Theatre: "A Happy End" by Iddo Netanyahu
10/18/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre
10/18/15 Film Breaking Home Ties, Sponsored by the JCC Jewish Film Festival
10/20/15 Professional Development for Music Educators: Two Workshops
10/21/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program Distinguished Lecture, "The Language of Memorial Architecture: Between Berlin and New York"
10/22/15 "Lost" Between Memory and History: Writing the Holocaust for the Next Generation
10/23/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
10/24/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
10/25/15 Baldwin Wallace University Orchestra Concert
10/25/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre
10/26/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program Distinguished Lecture, "Belated Memories: The Holocaust in Israeli Cinema"
10/28/15 Concert: Merima Kljuco "The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book" with special guest, author Geraldine Brooks
10/30/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
10/31/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/1/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre
11/2/15 "Schindler's List – Spielberg's List": A one-man show featuring Israeli actor Ezra Dagan
11/2/15 Live Broadcast on WCLV 104.9: Cleveland Women's Orchestra – Concert in memory of the Women's Orchestra at Auschwitz
11/4/15 Professional Development Workshop for Music Educators: Part Two
11/4/15 Film Screening: "The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life" with an appearance by filmmaker Malcolm Clarke
11/6/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/7/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/8/15 The Holocaust Survivor Klezmer Band
11/8/15 Exhibition: "Amnon's Workshop: A Photographic Documentary"
11/8/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/11/15 Film: "The Pianist"
11/12/15 Panel Discussion: OFF THE RULING CLASS: The Thinker Bombing and Other Acts of Aggression Against Art
11/13/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/14/15 Cesear's Forum Theatre: "The Investigation" by Peter Weiss
11/15/15 Groundworks Dance Theatre: Behind the Creative Process with David Shimotakahara and Oded Zehavi
11/15/15 Klezmer Concert: Di Tsvey, The Greenman/Rushefsky Duo
11/16/15 Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program: "The Many Faces of Israeli Music"
11/16/15 The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
11/18/15 Lecture/Performance: The Mystery of the Violin
11/19/15 Facing History and Ourselves: Holocaust and Human Behavior Educator Workshop
11/20/15 Facing History and Ourselves: Holocaust and Human Behavior Educator Workshop
11/20/15 GroundWorks Dance Theater
11/20/15 Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital
11/21/15 GroundWorks Dance Theater
11/22/15 Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital
11/22/15 Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra
12/1/15 Violins of Hope Education Concerts
12/2/15 Gallery Talk: The Cleveland Nazis
12/4/15 Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty Recital
12/6/15 CBS Sunday Morning Features Violins of Hope Cleveland
12/6/15 Concert: The Imani Temple Choir, Songs of Resistance
12/6/15 Concert: Cleveland Women's Orchestra
12/9/15 Lecture: "Art and the Holocaust"
12/16/15 Travel Lecture: "Stones Fill the Void: Visiting the Murdered Jews of Vienna"
12/16/15 Lecture: "Delivering on Promises: How Concert Promoter and Holocaust Survivor Bill Graham Revolutionized the Music Business"