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The ups, downs and sweet sounds of Cleveland's Severance Hall

Severance Hall, a grand music venue that goes back to 1931, has been a constant through Cleveland's best and worst times. The river on fire, the steel mills closing, the city core reviving -- through it all, the Cleveland Orchestra has been playing Severance Hall. The outside might look stodgy, but the inside is Art Deco, with a neo-Egyptian flourishes.
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