Cuba Tour Press and Broadcast Information

Cuba Tour Press and Broadcast Information

The Minnesota Orchestra embarked on an historic tour of Cuba, May 13-17. Please find here a collection of news reports and stories from the road.

Video report from Classical MPR

Report from KSTP Eyewitness News

Listen to the performances!

Classical Minnesota Public Radio will rebroadcast the Minnesota Orchestra's performances from the Teatro Nacional in Havana on Thursday, June 11, and Friday, June 12, at 8pm. In the Twin Cities, tune in to 99.5 FM KSJN. The May 15 all-Beethoven program will air on June 11 and the May 16 program will air on June 12. Archival broadcasts of the concerts are also now available on-demand at ClassicalMPR.org. Click here to listen to them now »

Program details: Friday, May 15 | Saturday, May 16

Major media coverage (newest stories first)


Classical MPR: Notes from Cuba

Rena Kraut played in the clarinet section during the Minnesota Orchestra's tour of Cuba, and she wrote about her experience for Classical Minnesota Public Radio.


Minnesota Orchestra Press Releases


Celebrate Cuba

Join us on Sunday, July 5 at 2pm for part two of our musical exchange with Cuba—as the 23-voice Cuban choir, Coro Entrevoces, joins our Orchestra for bold and brilliant music from both cultures. Details & tickets »

Minnesota Orchestra Staff