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People celebrating at Orchestra Hall

Open House

Sat Sep 30, 2023

Orchestra Hall

Celebrate the beginning of the Minnesota Orchestra’s new season with Music Director Thomas Søndergård. Enjoy free public tours of Orchestra Hall, interactive displays and small ensemble performances by students.

No ticket or advance reservation is required for Open House and tours. (Ticket is required for optional 2pm concert.)

Schedule of Events

Open House (Lobby) | 10am - 2pm 

  • Interactive exhibits
  • Performances by student musicians
  • Kid-friendly activities
  • Listening stations curated by Music Director Thomas Søndergård

Backstage Tours | 10am - 12:30pm 

Experience the musicians' view from on stage and go behind the scenes with a backstage tour of Orchestra Hall.

Søndergård, Debussy and Ravel | 2pm

This concert is for lovers of scintillating stories and magical moments. Daring adventures, mythical creatures, sorcery and romance each play a role as Thomas Søndergård guides the Orchestra through this evocative program. Stay after the concert for a post-concert conversation with Thomas Søndergård in the Auditorium.

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