2018-2019 Concert Season

Fall Concert – Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3:00 PM








Emily Cornelius plays Bruch

Matthew Salvaggio, conductor
Emily Cornelius, violin

Tchiakovsky: Introduction and Finale from Romeo and Juliet
O’Toole: Pastorale
Strauss: Allerseelen
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1


About Emily Cornelius

Emily Cornelius is an active freelance musician.  She currently is concertmaster of the Heights Chamber Orchestra, acting concertmaster of the BlueWater Chamber Orchestra, assistant concertmaster of the Breckenridge Music Festival Orchestra in Breckenridge Colorado, and a member of the Canton Symphony as well as the Cleveland Pops Orchestra. She has also served as concertmaster for the Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra, as guest concertmaster for the Erie Philharmonic, and as assistant concertmaster for CityMusic Cleveland.

Emily has been a featured soloist with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, the Richmond Philharmonic, the Canton Symphony Orchestra, the BlueWater Chamber Orchestra, the Heights Chamber Orchestra, and the Breckenridge Music Festival Orchestra.  

Emily holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin Conservatory, where she studied with Gregory Fulkerson, and a Master of Music degree, with honors, from the New England Conservatory, where she studied with James Buswell.

Emily Cornelius is also a dedicated teacher and maintains a large private studio at her home in Shaker Heights.  When Emily is not performing, practicing, or teaching, she can most likely be found with a book, on a hike, or in the company of one or more dogs.

Holiday Concert – Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 3:00











Matthew Salvaggio, conductor

Join conductor Matthew Salvaggio and members of Lakeshore Dance and Gymnastics for a family-friendly holiday concert!

Spring Concert – Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 3:00 PM










Saint-Saëns’ Symphony No. 1

Matthew Salvaggio, conductor

Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1
Lecuona: Andalucia Suite
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 1 

A Salute to Disney and Pixar – Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Matthew Salvaggio, conductor

From The Little Mermaid to Moana, from Mickey to Stokowski, this family-friendly concert will feature something for everyone!