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George Winston

About This Concert:

Celebrated solo pianist George Winston returns to Orchestra Hall for a winter-themed solo performance of songs that celebrate the spirit of the holidays.

  • George Winston, piano

Fun Facts:

  • An activist for environmental causes, cancer research and social justice, Winston’s performance will include a collection for a local food bank; audience members are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate.
  • Winston has performed at Orchestra Hall more than two dozen times, including holiday season shows in 2016 and 2017.
  • Winston is a passionate fan of Vince Guaraldi and has released two albums featuring the music Guaraldi wrote for the beloved Charles Schulz Peanuts® television cartoons.
  • He has also recorded soundtracks for audio children’s books, including The Velveteen Rabbit, narrated by Meryl Streep.
  • In addition to the piano, Winston plays harmonica and solo acoustic guitar, focusing on Appalachian fiddle tunes and Hawaiian slack-key guitar pieces.
  • Minnesota Public Radio praises him as “a true original with an inimitable style.”
  • This program is part of the Minnesota Orchestra’s season-long exploration and celebration of American music. 

Accessibility

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Read more about Accessibility at Orchestra Hall.

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
http://www.minnesotaorchestra.org

Returning and new subscribers get early access to all 2018-19 concerts. Subscription information » Tickets go on sale to the general public August 3.

Holiday

George Winston

Tickets

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Fri Dec 21 8pm

George Winston

George Winston

Returning and new subscribers get early access to all 2018-19 concerts. Subscription information » Tickets go on sale to the general public August 3.

About This Concert:

Celebrated solo pianist George Winston returns to Orchestra Hall for a winter-themed solo performance of songs that celebrate the spirit of the holidays.

  • George Winston, piano

Fun Facts:

  • An activist for environmental causes, cancer research and social justice, Winston’s performance will include a collection for a local food bank; audience members are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate.
  • Winston has performed at Orchestra Hall more than two dozen times, including holiday season shows in 2016 and 2017.
  • Winston is a passionate fan of Vince Guaraldi and has released two albums featuring the music Guaraldi wrote for the beloved Charles Schulz Peanuts® television cartoons.
  • He has also recorded soundtracks for audio children’s books, including The Velveteen Rabbit, narrated by Meryl Streep.
  • In addition to the piano, Winston plays harmonica and solo acoustic guitar, focusing on Appalachian fiddle tunes and Hawaiian slack-key guitar pieces.
  • Minnesota Public Radio praises him as “a true original with an inimitable style.”
  • This program is part of the Minnesota Orchestra’s season-long exploration and celebration of American music. 

Accessibility

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Read more about Accessibility at Orchestra Hall.