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Cleveland Orchestra voted 'World's Favorite Orchestra 2013'

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Top billing for the famed Cleveland Orchestra!

After a month of voting on Bachtrack, The Cleveland Orchestra has won the title of World's Favorite Orchestra!

Since voting began on September 6, the poll attracted interest from all around the world, with many orchestras actively encouraging their fans to vote online.

"We want to thank our fans for voting for The Cleveland Orchestra," said Ross Binnie, Chief Marketing Officer of The Cleveland Orchestra. "We have 60,000 social media followers whom we invited to vote, and they clearly were engaged. We are proud to be one of the world's finest orchestras, thanks to the support of all the communities we serve."

The Cleveland Orchestra took an impressive 20.3% of the vote, with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Ireland and the Berlin Philharmonic in second and third place with 12.4% and 8.5% respectively.

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