Music can raise someone's mood, get them excited or make them calm and relaxed. Music also allows us to feel nearly or possibly all emotions that we experience in our lives. Here's our coverage on the subject.

Thomas Søndergård to as Music Director, opening Minnesota Orchestra’s 2023-24 season


MINNEAPOLIS— Thomas Søndergård will lead two festive weeks of programming to open the Minnesota Orchestra’s 2023-24 season.


Minnesota Orchestra visits Austin, Minn. for week-long ‘Common Chords’ residency

After a years-long hiatus due to COVID-19, the Minnesota Orchestra’s Common Chords project returns for a week-long residency in Austin, Minnesota. Running from April 30 to May 6, the celebratory week of performances includes more than 18 events tailored to the Austin community, taking place in various indoor and outdoor venues across town; the programs mark the Orchestra’s first visit to Austin in nearly 50 years.