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Celebrate the holidays with the SPCO this December with performances of Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos and Handel’s Messiah.

Bach’s  Brandenburg  Concertos

Continuing our annual holiday tradition, the SPCO presents Bach’s most treasured set of orchestral works, the Brandenburg Concertos. The profound inventiveness and instrumental virtuosity of these enduring Baroque masterpieces will be on full display as led by our own SPCO musicians and soloists.

Thursday | Dec 13 | 7:30pm
Temple Israel, Minneapolis
Saturday | Dec 15 | 8:00pm
Ordway Concert Hall, Saint Paul
Sunday | Dec 16 | 2:00pm

Benson Great Hall, Arden Hills

Handel’s Messiah

Celebrate the holidays with one of classical music’s most beloved traditions and join the SPCO for our extremely popular annual performances of Handel’s Messiah. SPCO Artistic Partner Jonathan Cohen and the SPCO will be joined by an all-star roster of vocal soloists, and renowned vocal ensemble The Singers will make their SPCO debut in what is sure to be a wonderful musical experience for the whole family this holiday season.

Copresented with The Basilica of Saint Mary

Thursday | Dec 20 | 7:30pm
Friday | Dec 21 | 8:00pm
Basilica of Saint Mary, Minneapolis
Saturday | Dec 22 | 8:00pm
Sunday | Dec 23 | 2:00pm
Ordway Concert Hall, Saint Paul

Please note: These concerts are not part of our regular subscription series and are not eligible for voucher redemption, season ticket exchanges or concert membership redemption and cannot be included as part of a Create-Your-Own Series.