Photos: New Year's Celebrations

Photos: New Year's Celebrations

We kicked off 2017 with soprano Dawn Upshaw and Music Director Osmo Vänskä, performing music from the American songbook as well as Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2. All photos © Greg Helgeson.

New Years Celebration

Soprano Dawn Upshaw performed several songs from the American songbook.

New Years Celebration

The Minnesota Orchestra rings in the New Year.

New Years Celebration

Osmo Vänskä conducts the Minnesota Orchestra.

New Years Celebration

Patrons ring in the New Year at Orchestra Hall.

New Years Celebration

New Years Celebration

New Years Celebration

New Years Celebration

New Years Celebration

New Years Celebration

The King Baron Hot Several performed in the lobby following the concert.

New Years Celebration

Having fun with props at the photo booth.

New Years Celebration

Happy 2017!

New Years Celebration

L to R: Stephen Hamilton and Ken Huber of Orchestrate Excellence, with violinist Michael Sutton.

New Years Celebration

Violist Gareth Zehngut (center) with friends.

New Years Celebration

The countdown!

New Years Celebration

Happy New Year!

New Years Celebration

The program also included Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2.

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