On May 21, 2017, Minnesota Orchestra principal cellist Anthony Ross is joining the Kenwood Symphony Orchestra at the Ives Auditorium. Ross and the orchestra are performing Antonín Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in B minor. As a composer, Dvořák (1841–1904) refused to write for the cello.
On March 26, 2017 professional pianist Andrew Staupe will join Kenwood Symphony Orchestra at the Ives Auditorium for a performance of Edvard Greig’s Piano Concerto in A minor. Like Staupe, Grieg was a gifted pianist and composed the piece—his only concerto—with
Some of the most intriguing aspects of theaters and productions happen behind the scenes. One crucial stage element is the complex system of lines, blocks and counterweights called “rigging” that enable stage crews to manipulate backdrops, curtains, lights and scenery.
On February 12, 2017 at 3:00 p.m., six exceptional musicians will perform their award-winning selections at the Ives Auditorium. These six (profiled below) won Kenwood Symphony Orchestra’s 19th Annual Masters Concerto and Aria Competition late last year. The first four performers won
On January 25, 2017, Adolfson & Peterson Construction (AP) received the Minnesota Construction Association’s (MCA) Award of Excellence—“New Project Total Value Over $15 Million”—for its work on the Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center (MMHC). Each year, MCA hosts the Awards of Excellence