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New Year’s Eve: Sparkling Gershwin to Ring in the New Year!
  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Osmo Vänskä, conductor
  • Sylvia McNair, soprano

Program includes:

GERSHWIN
The Man I Love

GERSHWIN
’S Wonderful

GERSHWIN
But Not for Me

GERSHWIN
Summertime

GERSHWIN
Shall We Dance/I Got Rhythm

A romantic symphonic concert on New Year’s Eve is a glamorous tradition in capitals across the globe. This season, the Minnesota Orchestra will ring in the New Year, led by Music Director Osmo Vänskä and featuring Grammy Award-winning soprano Sylvia McNair, the perfect chanteuse for this festive evening. This special concert showcases Gershwin favorites and surprise orchestral delights announced from stage, then celebrate with us afterward in the lobby. Cheers!

After-party 11:30pm-1:00am
Festivities include:
Savory and sweet treats
The Charles Lazarus Group in the Orchestra Hall Grand Foyer
Solo piano and Martini Lounge in the Target Atrium
Midnight countdown with Osmo Vänskä
And more...!

The Charles Lazarus Group:
Charles Lazarus, trumpet / Tommy Barbarella, keyboard / Jeff Bailey, bass / David Schmalenberger, drums / special guest Tonia Hughes, vocals

Please note: Orchestra Concert is 90 minutes with no intermission.

Download Program Notes (pdf)

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
http://www.minnesotaorchestra.org
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New Year’s Eve: Sparkling Gershwin to Ring in the New Year!

Tickets $45-$125

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Wed Dec 31 2014 10pm

Osmo Vänskä

Osmo Vänskä

  • Minnesota Orchestra
  • Osmo Vänskä, conductor
  • Sylvia McNair, soprano

Program includes:

GERSHWIN
The Man I Love

GERSHWIN
’S Wonderful

GERSHWIN
But Not for Me

GERSHWIN
Summertime

GERSHWIN
Shall We Dance/I Got Rhythm

A romantic symphonic concert on New Year’s Eve is a glamorous tradition in capitals across the globe. This season, the Minnesota Orchestra will ring in the New Year, led by Music Director Osmo Vänskä and featuring Grammy Award-winning soprano Sylvia McNair, the perfect chanteuse for this festive evening. This special concert showcases Gershwin favorites and surprise orchestral delights announced from stage, then celebrate with us afterward in the lobby. Cheers!

After-party 11:30pm-1:00am
Festivities include:
Savory and sweet treats
The Charles Lazarus Group in the Orchestra Hall Grand Foyer
Solo piano and Martini Lounge in the Target Atrium
Midnight countdown with Osmo Vänskä
And more...!

The Charles Lazarus Group:
Charles Lazarus, trumpet / Tommy Barbarella, keyboard / Jeff Bailey, bass / David Schmalenberger, drums / special guest Tonia Hughes, vocals

Please note: Orchestra Concert is 90 minutes with no intermission.

Download Program Notes (pdf)

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