PERFORMANCE CANCELLED, NEW DATE ANNOUNCED
We regret to inform you that select upcoming performances presented by the Minnesota Orchestral Association have been cancelled or rescheduled because we have not reached a contract settlement with our musicians. As a result, this Young People’s Concert has been rescheduled. PLEASE NOTE: This performance will now be held next season on February 26 and 27, 2014.
If you hold tickets for this performance you will be notified by Ticket Services with further details including ticket exchange and refund details. You do not need to take any immediate action. Alternatively, you may exchange your tickets for any available future Young People's Concert date in the 2013 Season by contacting Group Sales at 612.371.5671 (800.292.4141, Ext. 671). We apologize for this inconvenience.
Young People's Concerts
Thu Mar 7, 2013 10AM
- Minnesota Orchestra
- Courtney Lewis, conductor
- Sedra Bistodeau, violin
|R. STRAUSS||Also sprach Zarathustra, selection|
|WAGNER||The Ride of the Valkyries|
|SIBELIUS||Violin Concerto, Allegro, ma non tanto (III)|
|R. STRAUSS||Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks|
|RESPIGHI||The Pines of Rome, The Pines of the Appian Way (IV)|
Big sounds rule! All the works on this concert are powerful and intense, starting with the theme from the classic film, 2001: A Space Odyssey, from Strauss’ Also sprach Zarathustra. Talented young Sedra Bistodeau of Princeton, Minnesota, who won YPSCA’s 2012 School Music Auditions, will play the high-energy finale of Sibelius’ great Violin Concerto. Rounding out the program will be Wagner’s extraordinary Ride of the Valkyries and Respighi’s Pines of Rome.
Curriculum & Recordings
(This information will be posted approximately 8 weeks before the concert.)