Composer-in-Residence Lembit Beecher writes about his work, “The Conference of the Birds.”
While the logic that held women back in composition 100 years ago is patently false, systemic biases remain that prevent women from having equal opportunities in the world of classical music. The SPCO’s No Fiction Festival represents some of the work being done to realign those misplaced preferences and celebrate gender equality in music.
From the archives to the airwaves: a rare opportunity to hear 1975 SPCO concerts with Alfred Brendel
Minnesota Public Radio will rebroadcast 1975 concerts featuring the SPCO and Alfred Brendel performing all five Beethoven piano concertos.
Artistic Director Kyu-Young Kim discusses how the SPCO celebrates tradition and change, seeking programming and musicians to reflect the diversity of our community.