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The Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Public Radio are collaborating to present a unique opportunity to experience classical music like never before.


On October 16-26, 2020, we invite you to embark on a historic cruise down the Blue Danube to experience some of the most iconic museums, opera houses and concert halls in Europe. You'll do so alongside Classical MPR host (and former Minnesota Orchestra broadcast host) Brian Newhouse and Minnesota Orchestra violinists Natsuki Kumagai and Michael Sutton, exploring the unforgettable sights and sounds of classical music's most hallowed spaces.

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Blue Danube Information Session and Free Minnesota Orchestra Concert!
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 

5pm  Information Session

6pm  Concert

Join us in the Target Atrium at Orchestra Hall where Brian Newhouse of Classical Minnesota Public Radio will share exciting details of the upcoming Classical Danube river cruise. Travel through five countries on a privately chartered ship customized for classical music lovers, including on-board recitals with Minnesota Orchestra musicians. Amy Hyatt from MPR Custom Travel will be available to answer questions. Celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with us this fall in Europe on this truly one-of-a-kind classical music adventure!

Upon conclusion of the session, all attending guests will be given complimentary tickets to the Minnesota Orchestra’s Symphony in 60 concert featuring Beethoven’s 4th Symphony (performed immediately following the session at 6pm in the Orchestra Hall auditorium).

To register for the information session, please visit to secure your spot today! 

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