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.

All Fanfare discussions below will be held at the Ordway Center for Performing Arts unless otherwise listed.

2018.19 Fanfare Schedule

 

Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony with Pekka Kuusisto
Friday | Jan 18 | 10:00am | Wooddale Church in Eden Prairie
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Co-founder of The Baroque Room

Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony with Pekka Kuusisto
Friday | Jan 18 | 7:00pm | Wooddale Church in Eden Prairie
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Co-founder of The Baroque Room

Please Note: There will be no Fanfare on Saturday, 1/19.

Haydn’s Morning, Noon and Evening Symphonies with Jonathan Cohen
Friday | Jan 25 | 7:00pm
Dr. Marc Levine, Violinist and Co-founder of The Baroque Room

Please Note: There will be no Fanfare on Saturday, 1/26.

Tapestry19: Songs My Mother Taught Me
Friday | Feb 15 | 7pm
Lembit Beecher, Music Alive Composer-in-Residence for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, interviewing one of the artistic collaborators for this week’s Tapestry19 Festival program

Tapestry19: Songs My Mother Taught Me
Saturday | Feb 16 | 7pm
Lembit Beecher, Music Alive Composer-in-Residence for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, interviewing one of the artistic collaborators for this week’s Tapestry19 Festival program

Tapestry19: Reflections on Home
Friday | Feb 22 | 7pm
Lembit Beecher, Music Alive Composer-in-Residence for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, interviewing one of the artistic collaborators for this week’s Tapestry19 Festival program

Tapestry19: Reflections on Home
Saturday | Feb 23 | 7pm
Lembit Beecher, Music Alive Composer-in-Residence for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, interviewing one of the artistic collaborators for this week’s Tapestry19 Festival program

 

* excludes Chamber Music Series concerts and all Special Holiday performances