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  1. The Guggenheim's 'Works & Process' Series to Preview Breaking the Waves OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the Kronos Quartet, eighth blackbird, pianist Emanuel Ax, the Detroit Symphony, the LA Philharmonic, the Minnesota Orchestra, the American Composers Orchestra, JACK Quartet, Opera Philadelphia, New York City Opera, cellist Maya Beiser, violinist ...

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  2. Readers Write (Aug. 21): Metro-area development, minimum wage, health ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Star Tribune

    Readers Write : Metro-area development, minimum wage, health care, presidential politics at the Carver County fair, Minnesota Orchestra coverage East-metro officials quoted in the Aug. 14 article on economic development see it as a zero-sum game. Some look for ways to start "fighting" with neighbors to the west over a fixed set of jobs and people.

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  3. Minnesota woman, 88, has birds eating out of her handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... restorative justice work, wrote a book about a disabled toymaker in Mexico, has season tickets to the Minnesota Orchestra. As to the bird-feeding, well, that requires a conversation - a word from the Latin com, or “with” and vertare, ...

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  4. Chestnut Hill Concert Season Continues Friday at 'The Kate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    ... Osmo Vanska, will perform on clarinet, alongside his wife, violinist Erin Keefe, concertmaster of the Minnesota Orchestra. They will be joined by Mr. Thomas and pianist Randall Hodgkinson. The program includes Brahms' Clarinet Trio; Bartok's ...

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  5. Minneapolis woman, 88, has birds eating out of her handRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Star Tribune

    ... restorative justice work, wrote a book about a disabled toymaker in Mexico, has season tickets to the Minnesota Orchestra. As to the bird-feeding, well, that requires a conversation - a word from the Latin com, or "with" and vertare, or "turn ...

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  6. Lakes Area Music Festival brings classical music to lakes area: Annual series to kick off SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and five countries to the lakes area to perform; this year's series will feature musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra, Minnesota Opera, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, New 2016 World Symphony, San Francisco Symphony and more. "We've had substantial ...

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  7. 'Tonight Show' trumpeter Doc Severinsen headed to Jazz & Rib FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... The conductor and artistic director of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra first saw his idol perform live at a Minnesota Orchestra concert in the 1970s. All audience members who were in a band - Stripling played for his middle school at the time - were ...

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  8. Festival directors Scott Lykins and John Taylor Ward with violist Deanna Anderson. Submitted photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... of all ages and levels of familiarity with classical music. In the first weekend, musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra will join Festival directors, Scott Lykins and John Taylor Ward, for serenades, songs, and Shostakovich's eighth string quartet ...

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  9. Lakes Area Music Festival to visit six area communitiesRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2016 | Northland Press

    ... of all ages and levels of familiarity with classical music. In the first weekend, musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra will join Festival directors, Scott Lykins and John Taylor Ward, for serenades, songs, and Shostakovich's eighth string quartet ...

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  10. Ben Folds and yMusic delight and surprise with genre-bending chamber popRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... What," which features a 21-minute, three-movement work co-commissioned by the Nashville Ballet and the Minnesota Orchestra as well as eight new songs with yMusic. And if you think that sounds boring, you'd be dead wrong. The fact is, from the time ...

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  11. Delta to serve Havana, Cuba, from New York-JFK, Atlanta and MiamiRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Most recently, in 2015, Delta performed three ad hoc charter flights including one that carried the Minnesota Orchestra back to Cuba for its first performance on the island in more than 85 years. Because of Delta's move to its new hometown 75 years ...

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  12. PERFORMANCE: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, July 8-14Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Peter Kogan Quintet with Pete Whitman, Solomon Parham, Phil Aaron, and Anthony Cox joining the former Minnesota Orchestra timpanist. At Studio Z , Steve Kenny returns with his All Originals summer series, featuring area musicians playing original ...

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  13. Counterpoint: Minnesota Sinfonia has brought classical music to diverse audiences for three decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... color of music," about the lack of diversity in Twin Cities orchestras. The author lists only two: the Minnesota Orchestra and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. There is a third Twin Cities professional classical orchestra, you know - the Minnesota ...

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  14. Classical this week: Warland in Winona and the kickoff of Minnesota Orchestra's SommerfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Among American choral directors only the late Robert Shaw can claim a career as storied and full of achievement as that of St. Olaf College alumnus Dale Warland. Now in his mid-80s, Warland continues to be active, and returns to the Minnesota Beethoven Festival for two concerts with the Festival Chorale, a hand-picked group of specialist ensemble singers from across America.

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  15. New Standards mixes and Minnesota Orchestra mix it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Star Tribune

    You can take the lounge band out of the lounge, but apparently you can't leave the lounge behind - even when you're taking up the Minnesota Orchestra on an offer to play in its posh performance hall. Twin Cities rock club veterans the New Standards, who've been giving modern rock classics the jazzy piano-lounge treatment for a decade, got the royal treatment at Orchestra Hall on Saturday night.

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  16. BWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with South Pacific's Christine Toy JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... t gag, or as the butt of her own jokes. This is your Guthrie debut but you've performed locally with the Minnesota Orchestra and more recently in the Ordway's THE SOUND OF MUSIC. What do you think of Minneapolis-Saint

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  17. Gabriel Campos Zamora Appointed Minnesota Orchestra Principal ClarinetRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Music Director Osmo VaISnskaIS and the Minnesota Orchestra announced today that Costa Rica native Gabriel Campos Zamora has won the position of principal clarinet with the Orchestra following an extensive audition process. Campos most recently served as associate principal clarinet of the Kansas City Symphony.

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  18. Minnesota Orchestra at the Harriet BandshellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Gallery: Members of the Minnesota Orchestra, including second violinist Cecilia Belcher, right, performed John Williams' "Adventures on Earth," from the film, "E.T." Tuesday night. Gallery: Concert goers staked out their spot before the start of Tuesday night's Minnesota Orchestra performance at the Lake Harriet Bandshell.

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  19. Minnesota Orchestra Names Gabriel Campos Zamora Principal ClarinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Music Director Osmo Vnsk and the Minnesota Orchestra announced today that Costa Rica native Gabriel Campos Zamora has won the position of principal clarinet with the Orchestra following an extensive audition process. Mr. Campos most recently served as associate principal clarinet of the Kansas City Symphony.

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  20. Minnesota Orchestra to perform in WinonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    The Minnesota Orchestra, led by assistant conductor Cox, will present a free outdoor concert at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Lake Park Bandshell in Winona. The concert is part of the Minnesota Beethoven Festival's 10th-anniversary season, and concertgoers can expect a music celebration featuring the music of Tchaikovsky, "Star Wars," and more.

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