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Minnesota Orchestra at North Community High School

October 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


The Minnesota Orchestra returns to North Community High School auditorium with a program that features Northside artists and performers as well as the first performance of Aaron Dworkin’s The American Rhapsody.

Combining spoken word with composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s evocative Symphonic Variations on an African Air, Dworkin’s multi-disciplinary work weaves together speeches and writings by George Washington to tell a distinctly American story. Led by Osmo Vänskä, the concert will feature North High School’s celebrated dance troupe, spoken word artists and more. Join us for this family-friendly evening!

Program to include:

Tico Tico

Jessie Montgomery
Starburst (2012)

Selections from Enigma Variations

The American Rhapsody
Music: Symphonic Variations on an African Air by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Author: Aaron Dworkin (with writings by George Washington)


North Community High School
1500 James Ave N
Minneapolis, MN United States
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