Minnesota Orchestra

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  • $20-$83. Discounts for students.

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  • Orchestra Hall is located on 11th Street, between Marquette and Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis.

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  • Year round. Box office hours; Phone: Monday-Friday, 10am to 5pm & Performance Saturdays, 12pm to 5pm. In Person: Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm, and two hours prior to concert start time through intermission for ticketed performances.

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  • Accessible to Disabled
  • Can Accommodate Groups of 45 or more

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Events

  1. A New Year Celebration: Auld Lang Syne!

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Bagpipes, bow-ties and brilliant music: You’re invited to a gala New Year's celebration that pops as Osmo Vanska leads the Minnesota Orchestra in a sparkling countdown to 2020.

  2. Bartok Concerto for Orchestra

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    Acclaimed American conductor Karina Canellakis leads the Orchestra in a vivacious performance that includes Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra, Ravel's jazz-infused Piano Concerto and Lineage by Zosha Di Castri.

  3. Beethoven, Bach and Britten

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Strings take center stage as noted cellist and conductor Paul Watkins joins us for a luminous cello concerto, Britten's idyllic musical portrait and Beethoven's Fourth Symphony.

  4. Chamber Music: Memories and Melodies

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Sit back and enjoy a poignant, rhapsodic and wild musical ride through the music of Kodaly, Brahms and more, in this program curated by Minnesota Orchestra musicians.

  5. Chamber Music: Strings On Sunday

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    Erin Keefe, Susie Park and Rebecca Albers perform Kodaly's Hungarian folk-inspired Serenade, while four of the Orchestra's newest musicians share one of Beethoven's finest quartets in a program that spotlights the dynamic string section.

    HANDEL/HALVORSEN
    Passacaglia for Violin and Cello

    Rui Du, violin
    Pitnarry Shin, cello
    VILLA-LOBOS
    The Jet Whistle

    Greg Milliren, flute
    Anthony Ross, cello
    CLARKE
    Trio for Piano and Strings

  6. Chamber Music: Sunday Seven

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    Seven unique pieces, each highlighting a different family of instruments, come together in one program to showcase many of the individual voices that make up the Minnesota Orchestra.

  7. Family Concert: Pictures at an Exhibition

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    It's fascinating to see how music and visual art complement each other - especially when it happens right before your eyes! In addition to hearing the Orchestra perform several colorful, "visual" works, you'll get to watch as the Pictures music sparks the creation of new work by an artist during this inclusive concert experience for audiences of all ages and abilities.

  8. Family Concert: Star Wars and Beyond

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    John Williams' thrilling Star Wars film music communicates drama on a grand scale - as do other great works, including Wagner's Ride of the Valkyries and Holst's The Planets.

    Discover how Williams was inspired by classical composers during this inclusive concert experience for audiences of all ages and abilities!

  9. Fly Me to the Moon with Charles Lazarus and the Minnesota Orchestra

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Enjoy the sizzle and swing of the Big Band era in this concert starring the Minnesota Orchestra's own trumpeter Charles Lazarus, on the eve of Veterans Day.

    The romance of the 1940s comes alive in this concert featuring much-loved American standards by "Fats" Waller, Hoagy Carmichael, George Gershwin and many more. Trumpet player Charles Lazarus fronts the Minnesota Orchestra and a swinging rhythm section through imaginative arrangements of classic tunes including "Embraceable You," "Honeysuckle Rose" and, of course, "Fly Me to the Moon."

  10. Gerstein Plays Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
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    Russian pianist Kirill Gerstein brings rigor and wit to Rachmaninoff's Second Concerto in a program that also features Shostakovich's heroic Leningrad Symphony.

  11. Grieg and Rachmaninoff

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    Norwegian genius takes the stage as Eivind Gullberg conducts Romantic masterpieces by Grieg and Rachmaninoff, a colorful trumpet concerto featuring Tine Thing Helseth, and a new work by Minnesota Orchestra Composer Institute alumnus Anna Clyne.

  12. Guarantors' Week: Keefe, Wagner and Brahms

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    The power of love weaves through all these works, and Nathalie Stutzmann sews them together with her radiant podium presence.

    These concerts are dedicated to the generous donors, also called Guarantors, who have been at the heart of this Orchestra since its inception in 1903. During Guarantors' Week, we offer our deepest gratitude to the growing number of donors who ensure that the Orchestra can continue to achieve its mission to Enrich, Inspire and Serve the community. Thank you, donors!

  13. Handel's Messiah

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Celebrate the season with the enduring power of Handel’s Messiah in a performance that features the Minnesota Orchestra, the Minnesota Chorale and a lineup of acclaimed vocalists.

  14. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Concert

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Head back to Hogwarts and bring on the dragons, as Harry Potter is picked by the Goblet of Fire to compete in the Triwizard Tournament. The Minnesota Orchestra performs Patrick Doyle's inspiring full score while Harry, his friends and He Who Must Not Be Named soar across the big screen in a truly magical immersive experience.

  15. Holiday Brass

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    The Minnesota Orchestra's brass and percussion sections showcase their musical power and beauty in this new holiday offering. These concerts, performed at local churches, will offer a festive mix of seasonal and classical favorites that are sure to lift your spirits!

  16. Inon Barnatan Plays Brahms

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    Inon Barnatan, hailed as "one of the most admired pianists of his generation" by The New York Times, joins us for a virtuoso performance of great works by Brahms and Shostakovich.

    Program
    BRAHMS
    Piano Concerto No. 1 / 44 min

    INTERMISSION / 20 min

    SHOSTAKOVICH
    Symphony No. 9 / 27 min

    Artists
    Minnesota Orchestra
    Jader Bignamini, conductor
    Inon Barnatan, piano

  17. It's a Wonderful Life Live in Concert

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Just in time for Christmas, join us as we screen the Oscar-winning classic film It's a Wonderful Life accompanied live by the Minnesota Orchestra and the Minnesota Chorale.

    Everyone's must-watch holiday movie becomes a heartwarming live concert event as the Minnesota Orchestra performs Dimitri Tiomkin’s entire score alongside the movie. James Stewart plays down-on-his-luck George Bailey who is rescued on Christmas Eve by his guardian angel Clarence, who shows George what his town would be like if he had never existed.

  18. Mahler and Ravel

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
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    Romantic, artful and expressive, these selections by three giants of early 20th-century music bring meditative warmth to late winter evenings.

  19. Music and the Mind with Sam and Sarah

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    We don't always understand why our brains enjoy music and art, but the way we process music - and the mental gymnastics great composers go through to create it - can tell us a lot about our own humanity.

  20. MusicMakers with Osmo Vanska and the Minnesota Orchestra

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    The culmination of the Orchestra's 17th annual Composer Institute, this performance features the music of some of the country's most gifted young composers, plus a behind-the-scenes look at the craft of music-making through onstage interviews with each composer.

  21. Saint-Saens Violin Concerto

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    When you hear Benjamin Beilman in Saint-Saens' glittering Violin Concerto No. 3, you'll know why The Philadelphia Inquirer called this 29-year-old "monstrously talented."

    Program
    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
    Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis / 15 min

    SAINT-SAËNS
    Violin Concerto No. 3 / 20 min

    INTERMISSION / 20 min

    SHOSTAKOVICH
    Symphony No. 15 / 42 min

  22. Sensory-Friendly Concert: Horn and Piano Duo

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Join us for an inclusive experience designed for audiences of all ages and abilities, featuring Minnesota Orchestra horn player Brian Jensen, pianist Charles Scarborough, and talented guest musicians from the audience!

  23. Sensory-Friendly Concert: Violin and Bass Duo

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Join us for an inclusive experience designed for audiences of all ages and abilities, featuring Minnesota Orchestra violinist Pamela Arnstein, Acting Associate Principal Bass Kathryn Nettleman, and talented guest musicians from the audience!

  24. Star Wars Live in Concert: The Empire Strikes Back

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Experience the thrills of the second film in the original Star Wars trilogy as it is shown in full on the big screen, accompanied live by the Minnesota Orchestra led by Sarah Hicks.

    Feel the power of the Force as Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, R2-D2 and C-3PO return for more intergalactic excitement in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. A full-length movie screening accompanied by a live performance of John Williams' Oscar-nominated score brings this epic battle for the galaxy to life.

  25. Symphony in 60: Beethoven Symphony No. 4

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Strings take center stage as noted cellist and conductor Paul Watkins joins us for a luminous cello concerto, Britten's idyllic musical portrait and Beethoven's Fourth Symphony.

  26. Tetzlaff Plays Shostakovich

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Don't miss this chance to experience a revelatory performance of Shostakovich's brilliant Second Concerto from acclaimed German violinist Christian Tetzlaff.

  27. The Russian Century with Sam and Sarah

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Stormy, stylized, exquisite: explore the genius of 20th- and 21st-century Russian composers with host Sam Bergman and conductor Sarah Hicks.

  28. Vaughan Williams' Dona Nobis Pacem

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    South African soprano Goitsemang Lehobye joins the Minnesota Chorale for a moving program that includes Sibelius' atmospheric tone poem and Vaughan Williams' lush cantata.

    Program
    SIBELIUS
    The Swan of Tuonela / 10 min

    DEAN
    Cello Concerto [U.S. Premiere] / 25 min

    INTERMISSION / 20 min

    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
    Dona Nobis Pacem / 40 min

  29. VocalEssence: Divine Light

    1524 Summit Ave
    St Paul, MN 55105
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    Soak in the intimate beauty of the human voice in this unique chamber performance exploring the relationship between the human and the divine. Joining the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers on this journey will be Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Associate Concertmaster Ruggero Allifranchini. Skillfully selected for the space, the wide-ranging blend of music from all over the world includes Gyorgy Ligeti's 16-part Lux Aeterna, made famous in the 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey.

  30. Young People's: Music Around the Globe

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    This concert is recommended for grades 1-3

    This buoyant program will build a bridge for students from familiar tunes to music that highlights one rich musical culture after another, such as Norwegian composer Grieg's Morning Mood, Aleppo Songs by Syrian-American composer Kareem Roustom, Romanian dances by Bartok, Chinese and Mexican folksongs and more.

  31. Young People's: MusicMakers Conducted by Osmo Vanska

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    This concert is recommended for grades 9-12

    Get a behind-the-scenes look at the craft of music-making in this concert that features the work of emerging composers.

  32. Young People's: Pictures at an Exhibition

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    This concert is recommended for grades 3-6

    Students will discover the difference between Mussorgsky's original piano version of Pictures and the creative approaches Ravel took when preparing the orchestral version we're familiar with today.

  33. Young People's: Star Wars and Beyond

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
    Toll Free: (800) 292-4141

    This concert is recommended for all grade levels

    John Williams' thrilling Star Wars film music communicates drama on a grand scale - ever wonder how? This concert will look at the ways in which Williams uses techniques found in classical music to tell his own musical stories.

  34. Young People's: Vanska Conducts Mozart the Adventurer

    1111 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Call: (612) 371-5656
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    This concert is recommended for grades 3-6

    All through his life, Mozart was a musical adventurer, always wanting to play with new ideas. This concert explores his experiments and music from composers who were his greatest influences.

Meetings & Conferences

  • Facility accommodates meetings for 30 or more
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  • Meeting/Convention Facilities (maximum capacity): 2092
  • Number of Meeting Rooms: 6
  • Largest Meeting Room (sq ft): 8,775
  • Catering Available

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