Pre-Concert Discussions

Free Fanfare discussions before most Friday and Saturday concerts*

Sponsored by the Friends of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Join us each Friday morning and Friday and Saturday evening one hour before the concert. Listen to music scholars, guest artists, conductors and SPCO musicians talk about the music featured on our concerts. Look for Fanfare signs at your venue.

2016.17 Fanfare Schedule

Mendelssohn’s Octet for Strings with James Sewell Ballet
Saturday | Feb 18 | 7:00pm
Kyu-Young Kim, Artistic Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra interviews James Sewell, Artistic Director, The James Sewell Ballet

Bach’s Second Violin Concerto
Friday | Mar 3 | 10:00am
Charles Ullery, Principal Bassoon, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra interviews Eunice Kim, violinist, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Bach’s Second Violin Concerto
Friday | Mar 3 | 7:00pm
Charles Ullery, Principal Bassoon, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra interviews Eunice Kim, violinist, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Bach’s Second Violin Concerto
Saturday | Mar 4 | 7:00pm
Charles Ullery, Principal Bassoon, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra interviews Eunice Kim, violinist, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Jeremy Denk Plays Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto
Friday | Mar 24 | 10:00am
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Cofounder of The Baroque Room

Jeremy Denk Plays Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto
Friday | Mar 24 | 7:00pm
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Cofounder of The Baroque Room

Jeremy Denk Plays Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto
Saturday | Mar 25 | 7:00pm
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Cofounder of The Baroque Room

Jeremy Denk Plays Brahms and Beethoven
Friday | Mar 31 | 7:00pm
Mark Mazullo, Professor of Music, Macalester College

Jeremy Denk Plays Brahms and Beethoven
Saturday | Apr 1 | 7:00pm
Mark Mazullo, Professor of Music, Macalester College

* excludes Chamber Music Series concerts.