Pre-Concert Discussions

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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


Opening Night: Patricia Kopatchinskaja plays Prokofiev
https://content.thespco.org/events/opening-night-patricia-kopatchinskaja-plays-prokofiev/
Friday | Sep 9 | 7:00pm
Alison Young, Host, Classical Music, Minnesota Public Radio interviews Jon Limbacher, President and Managing Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Opening Night: Patricia Kopatchinskaja plays Prokofiev
https://content.thespco.org/events/opening-night-patricia-kopatchinskaja-plays-prokofiev/
Saturday | Sep 10 | 7:00pm
Alison Young, Host, Classical Music, Minnesota Public Radio interviews Jon Limbacher, President and Managing Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
*Fanfare will be held in the Marzitelli Foyer

Schubert’s Death and the Maiden with Patricia Kopatchinskaja
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-death-and-maiden-patricia-kopatchinskaja/
Friday | Sep 16 | 10:00am
Kyu-Young Kim, Artistic Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Gary B. Cohen, Professor of History, University of Minnesota

Schubert’s Death and the Maiden with Patricia Kopatchinskaja
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-death-and-maiden-patricia-kopatchinskaja/
Friday | Sep 16 | 7:00pm
Kyu-Young Kim, Artistic Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Gary B. Cohen, Professor of History, University of Minnesota

Schubert’s Death and the Maiden with Patricia Kopatchinskaja
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-death-and-maiden-patricia-kopatchinskaja/
Saturday | Sep 17 | 7:00pm
Kyu-Young Kim, Artistic Director, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Gary B. Cohen, Professor of History, University of Minnesota

Masters of the German Baroque with Jonathan Cohen
https://content.thespco.org/events/masters-of-the-german-baroque-with-jonathan-cohen/
Friday | Sep 23 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced

Masters of the German Baroque with Jonathan Cohen
https://content.thespco.org/events/masters-of-the-german-baroque-with-jonathan-cohen/
Saturday | Sep 24 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced

Jeremy Denk Plays Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23
https://content.thespco.org/events/jeremy-denk-plays-mozarts-piano-concerto-no-23/
Friday | Oct 7 | 10:00am
Fanfare speaker to be announced
*Fanfare will be held in the Marzitelli Foyer

Jeremy Denk Plays Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23
https://content.thespco.org/events/jeremy-denk-plays-mozarts-piano-concerto-no-23/
Friday | Oct 7 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced
*Fanfare will be held in the Marzitelli Foyer

Jeremy Denk Plays Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23
https://content.thespco.org/events/jeremy-denk-plays-mozarts-piano-concerto-no-23/
Saturday | Oct 8 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced
*Fanfare will be held in the Marzitelli Foyer

Schubert’s Fifth Symphony
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-fifth-symphony-2016/
Friday | Oct 21 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced

Schubert’s Fifth Symphony
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-fifth-symphony-2016/
Saturday | Oct 22 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced

Schubert’s Fifth Symphony
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-fifth-symphony-2016/
Friday | Oct 28 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced

Schubert’s Fifth Symphony
https://content.thespco.org/events/schuberts-fifth-symphony-2016/
Saturday | Oct 29 | 7:00pm
Fanfare speaker to be announced




* excludes Chamber Music Series concerts.