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“Apollo’s Fire, the lauded group from Cleveland,
brings joyous spontaneity to its performances.”

–The New Yorker

News & Features

This summer, AF played sold-out concerts at the Tanglewood and Ravinia festivals, and rocked the rafters at Cain Park with over 1000 people in attendance! Photos and videos coming soon!

Sold-out at Tanglewood for the 2nd time!
Read the reviews.

THE NEW YORKER picks Apollo’s Fire as one of the “highlights” of Tanglewood’s first 2 weeks.

THE PHILADELPHIA ENQUIRER picks Apollo’s Fire as one of the “15 orchestral treats this summer.”

THE HUFFINGTON POST picks its highlights of Tanglewood’s summer… “Apollo’s Fire, Cleveland’s enduring Baroque orchestra, led by the indomitable harpsichordist and conductor Jeanette Sorrell.”

OBERLIN MAGAZINE features Jeannette Sorrell and her “Lasting Affekt” on the early music scene.

Jeannette Sorrell wins Cleveland Arts Prize (Mid-Career Award)
Read the Plain Dealer article here.

What the critics are saying…

“Apollo’s Fire under the direction of Sorrell has put Cleveland firmly on the period-performance map.”

“Superlative music-making…. combining European stylishness and American can-do entrepreneurialism.”
–THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, LONDON (“Best 5 Classical Concerts of the Year”)

“Never again even think that ‘classical music’ is boring. Never if it’s done as well as Apollo’s Fire does it.”

“The Apollo’s Fire sound… early-music straight-tone point-polished to a ravishing, satiny gloss.”

A few of AF’s Billboard Hits!


World Music #2
Billboard Classical #5

The Power of Love

Billboard Classical #3

Sugarloaf Mountain

Billboard Classical Crossover #5

Sacrum Mysterium

Billboard Classical Crossover #11

“The U.S.A.’s hottest baroque band.” –CLASSICAL MUSIC MAGAZINE (UK)