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Listen: Fabien Gabel returns to conduct Daugherty and Brahms with Minnesota Orchestra

Principal cellist Anthony Ross stepped into the solo spotlight to perform Michael Daugherty’s 'Tales of Hemingway' alongside conductor Fabien Gabel. Ryan, Nate


Minnesota Orchestra - September 30, 2022

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October 03, 2022

On Friday, Sept. 30, conductor Fabien Gabel returned to lead the Minnesota Orchestra in an idyllic program that featured Richard Strauss’ passionate and colorful Love Scene from Feuersnot. Then principal cello Anthony Ross stepped into the solo spotlight for a performance of Michael Daugherty’s Tales of Hemingway, with each of its four movements inspired by one of American author Ernest Hemingway’s stories. Finally, Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No. 2 journeyed from gentle to joyful as it closed the concert. Listen to the concert now!

Program

Minnesota Orchestra
Fabien Gabel, conductor
Anthony Ross, cello *

RICHARD STRAUSS Love Scene from Feuersnot
MICHAEL DAUGHERTY Tales of Hemingway for Cello and Orchestra *
JOHANNES BRAHMS Symphony No. 2


Previous Concerts

On Friday, Sept. 23, acclaimed trumpeter, composer and artistic director Wynton Marsalis returned to Orchestra Hall for a night of jazz and American music with the Minnesota Orchestra.

American ideals and stories were expressed through Leonard Bernstein’s iconic Symphonic Dances from West Side Story and Marsalis’ Swing Symphony, performed by the Minnesota Orchestra with Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Listen to the concert now!

Minnesota Orchestra - September 23, 2022

Program

Minnesota Orchestra
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Bill Eddins, conductor
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet

LEONARD BERNSTEIN Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
WYNTON MARSALIS Symphony No. 3 (Swing Symphony)


Upcoming concert broadcasts

RUNNICLES CONDUCTS VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Friday, October 14, 2022, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Sir Donald Runnicles, conductor
Jacquelyn Stucker, soprano

CARLOS SIMON An Elegy: A Cry from the Grave
ALBAN BERG Seven Early Songs
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
EDWARD ELGAR In the South (Alassio), Concert Overture

SØNDERGÅRD CONDUCTS THE RITE OF SPRING
Friday, October 21, 2022, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Thomas Søndergård, conductor

LILI BOULANGER Of a Spring Morning
MAURICE RAVEL Mother Goose [complete ballet]
IGOR STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring

TRPČESKI, TCHAIKOVSKY AND BARTÓK
Friday, November 4, 2022, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Scott Yoo, conductor
Simon Trpčeski, piano *

ULYSSES KAY Concerto for Orchestra
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1 *
BÉLA BARTÓK Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta

MAHLER RECORDING PROJECT: VÄNSKÄ CONDUCTS MAHLER’S THIRD
Friday, November 11, 2022, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Jennifer Johnston, mezzo
Women of the Minnesota Chorale
Minnesota Boychoir

GUSTAV MAHLER Symphonic No. 3

EL MESÍAS WITH THE MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA - HOLIDAY CONCERT
Friday, December 9, 2022, 8 p.m. / Orchestra Hall

Minnesota Orchestra
Ahmed Anzaldúa, conductor
Border CrosSing, chorus and Andean ensemble

ARIEL RAMÍREZ Navidad Nuestro
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL Messiah [Part I and Hallelujah chorus]

A NEW YEAR’S CELEBRATION WITH MARIN ALSOP AND AWADAGIN PRATT - HOLIDAY CONCERT
Sunday, January 1, 2023, 2 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Awadagin Pratt, piano *

LEONARD BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
JESSIE MONTGOMERY Rounds for Piano and String Orchestra *
NIKOLAI RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade

GERSTEIN PLAYS RACHMANINOFF
Friday, January 6, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Ryan Bancroft, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano *

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Solemn Prelude
SERGEI RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 3 *
MODEST MUSSORGSKY/MAURICE RAVEL Pictures at an Exhibition

HAILSTORK, SCHUMANN AND MENDELSSOHN
Friday, January 13, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor
Alban Gerhardt, cello *

ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK Epitaph for a Man Who Dreamed (In memoriam: Martin Luther King, Jr.)
ROBERT SCHUMANN Cello Concerto *
FELIX MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 3 (Scottish)

LUNAR NEW YEAR WITH THE MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA
Saturday, January 28, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Junping Qian, conductor
Fei Xie, artistic consultant

TBD

RAPSODIE ESPAGNOLE
Friday, February 3, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Gabriela Montero, piano *

MAURICE RAVEL Rapsodie espagnole
GABRIELA MONTERO Piano Concerto No. 1, Latin *
CARLOS CHÁVEZ Symphony No. 2, Sinfonía India
MANUEL DE FALLA Suite from The Three-Cornered Hat

DVOŘÁK’S NEW WORLD SYMPHONY
Friday, February 17, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Kazuki Yamada, conductor
Alexandre Kantorow, piano *

TŌRU TAKEMITSU How Slow the Wind
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 2 *
ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, From the New World

AMERICAN SYMPHONIES AND SERENADE
Friday, February 24, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Dalia Stasevska, conductor
Erin Keefe, violin *

MISSY MAZZOLI Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres)
LEONARD BERNSTEIN Serenade after Plato’s “Symposium” *
WILLIAM DAWSON Negro Folk Symphony

DVOŘÁK’S SYMPHONY NO. 7
Friday, March 3, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Dima Slobodeniouk, conductor
Kari Kriikku, clarinet *

GEORGE WALKER Icarus in Orbit
KAIJA SAARIAHO D’OM LE VRAI SENS, Clarinet Concerto *
ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 7

MOSER PLAYS SHOSTAKOVICH CELLO CONCERTO NO. 1
Friday, March 17, 2023, 8 p.m. / Orchestra Hall

Minnesota Orchestra
Michael Francis, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello *

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN/FRANCIS Grosse Fuge for String Orchestra
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 1 *
JESSIE MONTGOMERY Strum
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Symphony No. 41, Jupiter

KÖNIG, GRIEG AND SCHUMANN
Friday, March 24, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Christoph König, conductor
Olga Kern, piano *

HANNAH KENDALL The Spark Catchers
EDWARD GRIEG Piano Concerto *
ROBERT SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3, Rhenish

HAYDN’S THE CREATION
Friday March 31, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Paul McCreesh, conductor
Joélle Harvey, soprano
Robert Murray, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass-baritone
Minnesota Chorale

JOSEPH HAYDN The Creation

AFKHAM AND PIECZONKA
Friday, April 14, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
David Afkham, conductor
TBD, soprano

OUTI TARKIAINEN The Ring of Fire and Love
RICHARD WAGNER/MOTTL Wesendonck Lieder
LILI BOULANGER Of a Sad Evening
CLAUDE DEBUSSY La Mer

GARRICK OHLSSON PLAYS BEETHOVEN
Friday, April 28, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Juanjo Mena, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano *

PHILIP HERBERT Elegy: In Memoriam—Stephen Lawrence
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 *
ANTON BRUCKNER Symphony No. 6

KAVAKOS, BACH AND BRAHMS
Friday, May 12, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Leonidas Kavakos, conductor and violin

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH Violin Concerto in D minor
JOHANNES BRAHMS Symphony No. 1

BREA(D)TH
Friday, May 19, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Jonathan Taylor Rush, conductor
Vocal soloists to be announced
Minnesota Chorale and Twin Cities Choral Partners

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Petite Suite de Concert
CARLOS SIMON brea(d)th

PARK AND AINOMÄE PLAY BRAHMS
Friday, June 2, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Andrew Manze, conductor
Susie Park, violin *
Silver Ainomäe, cello *

JOHANNES BRAHMS Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra *
ELEANOR ALBERGA Tower
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1

GINASTERA, KODÁLY AND TCHAIKOVSKY
Friday, June 9, 2030, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Grace Roepke, harp *

ZOLTÁN KODÁLY Concerto for Orchestra
ALBERTO GINASTERA Harp Concerto *
ZOLTÁN KODÁLY Dances of Galánta
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY Capriccio italien

JAMES EHNES AND BEETHOVEN’S SEVENTH
Friday, February 3, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
James Ehnes, violin *

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Egmont Overture
ALBAN BERG Violin Concerto *
CHEN YI Duo Ye for Chamber Orchestra
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7

JUNETEENTH: CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM  
Friday, June 23, 2023, 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
André Raphel, conductor

TBD