From the Archives (Free)

  • Rodzinski's Introduction as Conductor of the Cleveland Orchestra

    Cleveland Mayor Ray T. Miller welcomes Artur Rodzinksi as The Cleveland Orchestra's new music director in this 1933 news clip.

  • George Szell Introduction and Rehearsal Excerpt

    In this 1958 WEWS television news clip, the Cleveland audience is privy to the first rehearsal of the 40th Anniversary season with George Szell.

  • 1977 Mexico City

    The Cleveland Orchestra and Lorin Maazel presented an 11-concert Beethoven Festival in Mexico City at the invitation of the Mexican government from August 30 through September 11, 1977. The conclusion of the festival was Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Leona Mitchell, soprano; Oralia Domingue...