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SCORE! with The New Standards

About This Concert:

The stellar local trio with a global following, The New Standards join special guests and a big band to play songs and themes from their favorite cult and classic films, presented with flair and filtered through their inimitable style. Garnish with a bruised sprig of mint.

  • Chan Poling, piano and vocals
  • John Munson, bass and vocals
  • Steve Roehm, vibraphone
  • The New Standards Big Band

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Fun Facts:

  • For this concert, the trio puts its spin on gems by jazz greats like Bacharach and Mancini, riff on European film scores that embody the moody cool of the 60’s and 70’s, and use film clips and projections to channel the singular vibe.
  • The New Standards have roots in iconic Twin Cities bands The Suburbs (Chan Poling), Trip Shakespeare and Semisonic (John Munson), and Billygoat and Electropolis (Steve Roehm).
  • The Star Tribune praised The New Standards 2016 Orchestra Hall concert saying “There were moments in Saturday's performance that truly were revelatory.”
  • Stylish, groovy and endlessly inventive, The New Standards host a party you won’t want to miss.

Please note: The Minnesota Orchestra does not perform on this program.

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
Live at Orchestra Hall

SCORE! with The New Standards

Tickets

1539022471

1530320400

1571163271

Fri Jun 29 2018 8pm

The New Standards | Photo © Nate Ryan

The New Standards | Photo © Nate Ryan

About This Concert:

The stellar local trio with a global following, The New Standards join special guests and a big band to play songs and themes from their favorite cult and classic films, presented with flair and filtered through their inimitable style. Garnish with a bruised sprig of mint.

  • Chan Poling, piano and vocals
  • John Munson, bass and vocals
  • Steve Roehm, vibraphone
  • The New Standards Big Band

Download program notes PDF »

Fun Facts:

  • For this concert, the trio puts its spin on gems by jazz greats like Bacharach and Mancini, riff on European film scores that embody the moody cool of the 60’s and 70’s, and use film clips and projections to channel the singular vibe.
  • The New Standards have roots in iconic Twin Cities bands The Suburbs (Chan Poling), Trip Shakespeare and Semisonic (John Munson), and Billygoat and Electropolis (Steve Roehm).
  • The Star Tribune praised The New Standards 2016 Orchestra Hall concert saying “There were moments in Saturday's performance that truly were revelatory.”
  • Stylish, groovy and endlessly inventive, The New Standards host a party you won’t want to miss.

Please note: The Minnesota Orchestra does not perform on this program.

OH+ Concert activities on Friday June 29 / see all upcoming OH+ events

String Recycling

String Recycling

When: Pre- & post-concert
Where: Audience Services Desk
Looking to get rid of old musical instrument strings? Recycle your collection at Orchestra Hall! Strings will be used for future Minnesota Orchestra Sensory-Friendly Family Concert art exploration activities and then recycled through the D’Addario Foundation’s Playback String Recycling Program, which supports efforts to provide a range of music instruction programs all over the world.