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Highlights of the Minnesota Orchestra 2014-15 season

Highlights of the Minnesota Orchestra 2014-15 season

Jul. 18 |         The Minnesota Orchestra has announced plans for the 2014-15 season of three series: Live at Orchestra Hall, Holiday and Family Concerts.   Here are some season highlights: Live at Orchestra Hall, offers a varied series...

Bill Cosby May 31 performances at Orchestra Hall to be rescheduled

Bill Cosby May 31 performances at Orchestra Hall to be rescheduled

May. 23 |     Not unlike, some of the jazz artists that Bill Cosby admires, who have mastered their own personal sound and genius approach to improvisation, he, too has mastered those same skills associated with the art of making people laugh with...

This weekend, it’s jazz-related concerts galore!

This weekend, it’s jazz-related concerts galore!

Apr. 23 | Brooklyn-based ensemble Red Baraat makes its debut at Orchestra Hall on Friday, April 25 at 8 pm. Critics have described their performance as “a shot of pure adrenalin.” Established in 2008, Red Baraat is an eight-piece band from Brooklyn,...

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

Apr. 17 |   Bobby McFerrin Sat., Apr. 19, 8 pm Orchestra Hall, 1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis Go to www.minnesotaorchestra.org or call 612-371-5656                   Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli: Straighten...

Lewis, Pizzarelli and McFerrin take over Orchestra Hall

Lewis, Pizzarelli and McFerrin take over Orchestra Hall

Apr. 15 | When you’re in the business of moving people–and I mean by way of live musical artistry, it’s never an easy task. If the goal is to have an unforgettable experience with an audience that occurs in the now and that takes people places...

Minnesota Orchestra unveils 2014 “Live at Orchestra Hall” and Sommerfest concerts

Minnesota Orchestra unveils 2014 “Live at Orchestra Hall” and Sommerfest concerts

Feb. 26 | Having just witnessed a richly entertaining musical show during the 2014 NBA All Star Game held in New Orleans featuring New Orleans own Rebirth Brass Band, Trombone Shorty, and Dr. John, among others, I couldn’t help but think about our own musical...

Honoring the legacy of two legendary late jazz greats — Clifford Brown re-mastered three-CD box set makes a great holiday buy

Honoring the legacy of two legendary late jazz greats — Clifford Brown re-mastered three-CD box set makes a great holiday buy

Dec. 19 |     Remembering two jazz legends, Von Freeman and Dave Brubeck, who have passed this year, reminds me of why I love this music. I had planned to round out the year by remembering saxophonist Von Freeman who passed in August. Writer Howard...

MSR talks with New Orleans trumpeter Irvin Mayfield

MSR talks with New Orleans trumpeter Irvin Mayfield

Apr. 4 |   By Robin James Jazz Columnist    Irvin Mayfield (IM) recently spoke with MSR. Among the topics: the music of New Orleans, jazz vocalists that interest him now, his leadership as artistic director of Jazz at Orchestra Hall, and his upcoming...
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