This August, Dessa will return for another collaboration with the Minnesota Orchestra under the baton of Sarah Hicks, principal conductor of Live at Orchestra Hall.
MINNEAPOLIS— The Minnesota Orchestra’s International Day of Music returns on Saturday, July 15, with musical and dance performances taking place in and around Orchestra Hall in downtown Minneapolis from noon to midnight.
James Ehnes, who has established himself as one of the most sought-after violinists on the international stage, returns to Orchestra Hall for a pair of mid-June concerts—bringing the Minnesota Orchestra’s 2022-23 Classical season to a celebratory and moving conclusion.
MINNEAPOLIS— Led by Peruvian conductor Miguel Harth-Bedoya, the Minnesota Orchestra presents a program that features folk rhythms from Latin America and Europe.
Following the murder of George Floyd in 2020, the Minnesota Orchestra approached nationally renowned composer Carlos Simon to commission a new work that would honor the ongoing struggle for racial justice in Minnesota and beyond.
The Minnesota Orchestra’s first new album in over two years will be released this week: a recording of Gustav Mahler’s Ninth Symphony under the direction of Osmo Vänskä, the newest album in their years-long effort to perform and record all ten of Mahler’s symphonies.
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.
MINNEAPOLIS— The Minnesota Orchestra’s Summer at Orchestra Hall festival returns from July 14 to August 5 with the theme “Music in Motion,” featuring four weeks of exhilarating concerts and programming at Orchestra Hall and the adjacent Peavey Plaza.
MINNEAPOLIS— Upon his return to Orchestra Hall in these concerts, American pianist Garrick Ohlsson will become one of the few musicians to perform as soloist with the Minnesota Orchestra in six different decades.
From April 21 to 23, the Minnesota Orchestra will conclude the 2022-23 season’s popular U.S. Bank Movies & Music series with the 2015 film “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in concert.
Lata Mangeshkar, India’s most renowned and celebrated singer, passed away on Sunday February 6 in Mumbai. She was affectionately given such titles as the Nightingale of India, Voice of the Millennium, and Queen of Melody. She is also often referred to as India’s “Didi,” or sister.