The Cleveland Orchestra, one of the most sought-after performing ensembles in the world, will give an exclusive performance at The Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach on January 22. The special one night only show serves as a prelude to the Cleveland Clinic Florida Ball and is open to all registered guests of this year’s event. Led by conductor Jahja Ling, the orchestra will perform Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with renowned pianist Lola Astanova and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4.
Cleveland Clinic Florida’s sixth annual ball, themed Somewhere Over the Rainbow, will return to The Mar-a-Lago Club on February 8.Under the direction of chairmen Patrick Park, Geri and Frank Morrow, this season’s black-tie and ruby slipper affair will once again be an evening of elegance and entertainment to benefit the world-renowned, not-for-profit medical center located in West Palm Beach, Weston and now Palm Beach Gardens and Parkland. Grand Honorary Chairman is Sydell L. Miller and Hermé de Wyman Miro and Judith Murat Grubman are the honorary chairs. A special tribute will be made to Kathryn Vecellio, who is the recipient of the 2014 Sydell L. Miller Award. All proceeds from the event will remain in Florida to enhance and advance the Clinic’s premier medical programs and services