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George Winston

At a Glance

With his Midwestern roots, a Montana upbringing and influences from jazz to Hawaiian slack key guitar, George Winston has carved out a style all his own and composed some of the most beloved piano and guitar music of the last four decades. His expressive and improvisational playing style and mesmerizing presence find a winter home at Orchestra Hall. Settle in for a very special evening.

Artists

  • George Winston, piano

Did You Know?

  • In the early 1980s, George Winston had three consecutive records reach Platinum status, including 1982’s December, which reached Triple Platinum in the United States.
  • Over the last four decades, Winston has lent his unique musical stylings to audio versions of books and short stories, including a beloved children’s favorite, The Velveteen Rabbit, narrated by Meryl Streep.
  • Winston is a practitioner, fan and preservationist of Hawaiian music. In 1983, he founded a record label called Dancing Cats Records with a mission to publish Hawaiian slack-key guitar music and the music of Hawaiian artists.

Please note: The Minnesota Orchestra does not perform on this concert.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
Holiday

George Winston

Tickets

1593674904

1608600600

1625815704

MON DEC 21 7:30pm

George Winston

George Winston

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At a Glance

With his Midwestern roots, a Montana upbringing and influences from jazz to Hawaiian slack key guitar, George Winston has carved out a style all his own and composed some of the most beloved piano and guitar music of the last four decades. His expressive and improvisational playing style and mesmerizing presence find a winter home at Orchestra Hall. Settle in for a very special evening.

Artists

  • George Winston, piano

Did You Know?

  • In the early 1980s, George Winston had three consecutive records reach Platinum status, including 1982’s December, which reached Triple Platinum in the United States.
  • Over the last four decades, Winston has lent his unique musical stylings to audio versions of books and short stories, including a beloved children’s favorite, The Velveteen Rabbit, narrated by Meryl Streep.
  • Winston is a practitioner, fan and preservationist of Hawaiian music. In 1983, he founded a record label called Dancing Cats Records with a mission to publish Hawaiian slack-key guitar music and the music of Hawaiian artists.

Please note: The Minnesota Orchestra does not perform on this concert.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

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