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Minnesota Orchestra Cancels Free Concert at Lake Harriet on Friday, September 13, Due to Inclement Weather

Audiences invited to attend a performance at Orchestra Hall for free on Saturday, September 14  


The Minnesota Orchestra is canceling the outdoor evening performance scheduled for the Lake Harriet Bandshell this Friday, September 13, due to expected inclement weather—particularly cold temperatures and windy conditions that make performing outdoors challenging.

Audience members instead will be welcomed to attend a Season Sampler performance at Orchestra Hall on Saturday, September 14, at 8 p.m., featuring music from Beethoven to Fats Waller. Tickets can be reserved for free online at minnesotaorchestra.org or by phone at 612-371-5656, using the promo code 1920SAMPLESAT, subject to availability.

Minnesota Orchestra Free Concert CANCELLED
MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA AT LAKE HARRIET

Friday, September 13, 2019, 7 p.m. / Lake Harriet Bandshell, Minneapolis


Minnesota Orchestra Concert FREE WITH PROMO CODE
2019-2020 SEASON SAMPLER

Saturday, September 14, 2019, 8 p.m. / Orchestra Hall

Minnesota Orchestra
Mark Russell Smith, conductor
Fei Xie, bassoon
Charles Lazarus, trumpet

Mark Russell Smith leads the Minnesota Orchestra in a season preview concert featuring a sampling of musical highlights and commentary about the Orchestra’s upcoming 2019-20 season, with music ranging from works by Beethoven and Brahms to Fats Waller and John Williams.

Tickets: Remaining seats FREE with promo code 1920SAMPLESAT. Not valid on previous orders.


TICKET PURCHASING INFORMATION

Tickets can be reserved online at minnesotaorchestra.org, or by calling 612-371-5656 or 800-292-4141, using promo code 1920SAMPLESAT (subject to availability). Tickets can also be arranged in person at the Orchestra Hall Box Office, 1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis (open Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and beginning two hours before all ticketed performances); and at the Minnesota Orchestra Administrative Office, International Centre, 5th floor, 920 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis (open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).  Free ticket offer not valid on prior purchases.

All programs, artists, dates, times and prices subject to change.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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