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Free Minnesota Orchestra Concert

About This Concert

Presented by Green Minneapolis, the Minnesota Orchestra offers a free one-hour concert at The Commons, the vibrant green space located across from U.S. Bank Stadium.

Music Director Osmo Vänskä will lead the performance of powerful symphonic works—from John Williams' Jurassic Park to the final movement of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5—marking the Orchestra's return to Minneapolis' newest park.

Program

BERNSTEIN
Overture to Candide / 5 min

WILLIAMS
Theme from Jurassic Park / 6 min

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Capriccio espagnol, mvts. III-V / 10 min

STRAVINSKY
Finale from Firebird (1919) / 4 min

COPLAND
Fanfare for the Common Man / 3 min

TOWER
Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No. 1 / 3 min

STRAUSS
Thunder and Lightning Polka / 3 min

ANDERSON
Bugler's Holiday / 3 min

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5, mvt. IV / 10 min

Presented by:
Green Minneapolis

Sponsored by Minnesota Vikings
Minnesota Vikings

Partner:
Project Success

Please note: Decisions to cancel outdoor concerts due to inclement weather can be made up until moments before the concert start time. In the event that weather circumstances should deteriorate and impact this performance, updates will be posted here.

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
Weather Alert: The Commons Concert is Moving!
Due to a cold and rainy weather forecast, the Minnesota Orchestra concert at The Commons, presented by Green Minneapolis, is moving to Orchestra Hall! The free one-hour concert (Tuesday, September 25) will still begin at 6pm. The Orchestra Hall lobby will open at 4pm. Seating is general admission and first-come-first-served. All other program elements will remain the same. Thank you!

Free Minnesota Orchestra Concert

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Tue Sep 25 2018 6pm

The Commons

The Commons

Weather Alert: The Commons Concert is Moving!
Due to a cold and rainy weather forecast, the Minnesota Orchestra concert at The Commons, presented by Green Minneapolis, is moving to Orchestra Hall! The free one-hour concert (Tuesday, September 25) will still begin at 6pm. The Orchestra Hall lobby will open at 4pm. Seating is general admission and first-come-first-served. All other program elements will remain the same. Thank you!
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Concert Duration

Approximately 1 hour, no intermission.

About This Concert

Presented by Green Minneapolis, the Minnesota Orchestra offers a free one-hour concert at The Commons, the vibrant green space located across from U.S. Bank Stadium.

Music Director Osmo Vänskä will lead the performance of powerful symphonic works—from John Williams' Jurassic Park to the final movement of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5—marking the Orchestra's return to Minneapolis' newest park.

Program

BERNSTEIN
Overture to Candide / 5 min

WILLIAMS
Theme from Jurassic Park / 6 min

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Capriccio espagnol, mvts. III-V / 10 min

STRAVINSKY
Finale from Firebird (1919) / 4 min

COPLAND
Fanfare for the Common Man / 3 min

TOWER
Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No. 1 / 3 min

STRAUSS
Thunder and Lightning Polka / 3 min

ANDERSON
Bugler's Holiday / 3 min

BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5, mvt. IV / 10 min

Presented by:
Green Minneapolis

Sponsored by Minnesota Vikings
Minnesota Vikings

Partner:
Project Success

Please note: Decisions to cancel outdoor concerts due to inclement weather can be made up until moments before the concert start time. In the event that weather circumstances should deteriorate and impact this performance, updates will be posted here.