A Musician-led Initiative to fight hunger in our local communities

Cleveland-Area Concerts

Sharon Robinson, Artistic Director
Previous Seasons
Sunday . March 3, 2019 . 4:00 PM
Harcourt Manor

Jaime Laredo & Shannon Lee, violin | Sharon Robinson, cello | Daniel Gilbert, clarinet The Callisto String Quartet

Music for Food Cleveland

Handel-Halvosen | Passacaglia for Violin and Cello
Gyorgy Ligeti | String Quartet No. 1
Nicolo Paganini | Caprices for Solo Violin, Op. 1
H.W. Ernst | Grand Caprice on Franz Schubert’s “Der Erlkonig,” Op. 26
Eugene Ysaye | Solo Sonata No. 5
W.A. Mozart | Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet

Music for Food Cleveland presents an evening of chamber music. All proceeds will support the Kosher Food Bank of Cleveland.

Sunday . February 3, 2019 . 7:00 PM
Mixon Hall | Cleveland Institute of Music

Featuring Student Artists and Faculty from the Cleveland Institute of Music including:

Catharsis Wind Quintet
Jessica Chancey, flute | M. Isaac Ripple, oboe | Shihao Hugh Zhu, clarinet
Corbin Krebs, bassoon | Willem Crone, french horn

Ilya & Olga Kaler, violin | Shicong Liu, piano

Corylus Quartet
Evelyn Song & Cher Liu, violins | Bria Slawta, viola | Benjamin Roberts, cello

Music for Food Cleveland

David Maslanka | Quintet No. 4 for Winds
Moriz Moszkowski | Suite in G Minor for Two Violins
Antonin Dvorak | String Quartet No. 14 in A-flat Major, Op. 105

Join the Cleveland chapter of Music for Food for an evening of chamber music! Admission by monetary or food donation. All proceeds will benefit the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.

19 November 2017
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage . 2929 Richmond Road . Beachwood . OH . 44122

JinJoo Cho, violin; Yolanda Kondonassis, harp; Keith Robinson, cello; Eva Roebuck, cello; Sharon Robinson, cello; Michael Sachs, trumpet; Jason Vieaux, guitar.

Benefit Concert for Food Relief

Luigi Boccherini . Sonata in C Major for two cellos (Robinson, Robinson).
Carter Brey . Tango para Ilaria for solo cello (K. Robinson).
Johann Sebastian Bach . Prelude and Fugue (Vieaux).
Isaac Albéniz . Torre Bermeja (Vieaux).
Eugène Ysaÿe . Sonata No. 4 for solo violin (Cho).
Gabriel Fauré . Elégie, arranged for eight cellos (Locacelli).
Alan Hovhaness . Spirit of Trees for guitar and harp (Kondonassis, Vieaux).
Carlos Salzedo . Chanson dans la Nuit for harp (Kondonassis).
Sergiu Natra . Prayer for harp (Kondonassis).
George Gershwin . Prelude No. 2 (Kondonassis; Sachs).

This concert is the debut of LOCACELLI, Cleveland’s own all-cello ensemble!

The concert supports the Cleveland Kosher Food Pantry.
To purchase a ticket, please visit the pantry’s page for this concert.

Sunday . November 13, 2016 . 3:00pm
Gala Concert in a private home; seating is limited.

Yu Jin, viola; Kim Kashkashian, viola; Jaime Laredo, violin; Sharon Robinson, cello; Cavani String Quartet: Annie Fullard, violin | Mari Sato, violin | Eric Wong, viola | Merry Peckham, cello.


Bartók, Duets
Schulhoff, Duo
Brahms, String Sextet no. 2 in G Major, Op. 36

Suggested Donation: $150 – $500.
All proceeds benefit Cleveland Kosher Food Pantry.

Cleveland concert photo

Cleveland Gala, November 13, 2016