For Immediate Release
(Good through January 12)
MINNEAPOLIS—December 4, 2013—The Minnesota Sinfonia presents 2014 – A Great Start featuring violinist Arnaud Sussmann on Friday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. at Johnson High School in St. Paul and on Sunday, Jan. 12 at 4 p.m. at Temple Israel in Minneapolis in continuation of their 25th anniversary season.
Sussmann will perform Mozart’s Concerto in D Major, K 218 and Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 1 in c minor as well as a newly commissioned piece by Julie Stenberg called Aid and Comfort. Admission is free and children are always welcome to attend. Audience members should arrive early – all concerts are first-come, first-seated.
Sussmann is a compelling artist who has performed around the world with various orchestras including the American Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre des Pays de la Loire. He was invited to join the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Two from 2006 until 2009 and won the 2009 Avery Fisher Career Grant, as well as several other international competitions.
As a Minneapolis native, Stenberg because involved with music through playing the trombone. She has written dozens of original compositions for various size groups typically incorporating jazz concepts such as syncopation and improvisation. Many of her pieces have been played at the Walker Art Center as well as churches, nightclubs and parks.
Additional information about this and other upcoming concerts with the Minnesota Sinfonia is available at www.mnsinfonia.org or by phone at 612-871-1701.
2014 – A Great Start: featuring Arnaud Sussmann, violin. Friday, January 10, 7 p.m. at Johnson High School, 1349 Arcade Street, St. Paul and Sunday, January 12, 4 p.m. at Temple Israel, 2324 Emerson Ave S., Minneapolis. FREE ADMISSION. 612-871-1701. www.mnsinfonia.org.
Marketing & Development Specialist
612-871-1701 | firstname.lastname@example.org