Minnesota Orchestra Homecoming: Holst’s
Planets
and Elgar’s Cello Concerto
feb 14, 15
Minnesota Orchestra
Yan Pascal Tortelier
, conductor
Steven Isserlis
, cello
Women of the Minnesota Chorale
, Kathy Saltzman Romey, artistic director
John Stafford Smith
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arr. Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Edward Elgar
Gustav Holst
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ca. 20’
The Star-Spangled Banner
ca. 2’
Concerto in E minor for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 85
ca. 26’
Adagio
Lento — Allegro molto
Adagio
Allegro
Steven Isserlis, cello
The Planets
, Suite for Large Orchestra, Opus 32
ca. 48’
Mars, the Bringer of War: Allegro
Venus, the Bringer of Peace: Adagio
Mercury, the Winged Messenger: Vivace
Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity: Allegro giocoso
Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age: Adagio
Uranus, the Magician: Allegro
Neptune, the Mystic: Andante
Women of the Minnesota Chorale
Friday, February 14, 2014, 8 pm
Saturday, February 15, 2014, 8 pm
Orchestra Hall
Orchestra Hall
Minnesota Orchestra concerts are broadcast live on Friday evenings on stations of
Minnesota Public Radio
, including
KSJN 99.5 FM in the Twin Cities. The concerts are also featured in
American Public Media
’s national programs,
SymphonyCast
and
Performance Today
.
You are invited to enjoy a glass of champagne in the lobby immediately following tonight’s concert. Please join us in
thanking
Mortenson Construction
, a key partner in the Orchestra Hall renovation, for providing champagne, flowers and
other special touches for our Minnesota Orchestra Homecoming concerts.  
These concerts are dedicated to Mortenson Construction and the extraordinary group of Minnesota craft and construction
crews who helped renovate Orchestra Hall. From all of us at the Minnesota Orchestra —
Thank you!
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