The Minnesota Sinfonia is excited to announce the 2016 Minnesota Sinfonia/McKnight Foundation New Works award recipients. The award is given by the Sinfonia to Minnesota-based composers for new chamber orchestra compositions. Each composer receives a cash prize and will have his composition performed by the Sinfonia during the 2016-17 Winter Season.
Mark your calendars, and watch for more information about these composers. Details about the upcoming 2016-17 Winter Season can be found on the Upcoming Events page.
Jack Langdon, Angular Planes of Light
January 7 (7:30pm) at Temple of Aaron, St. Paul, MN
January 8 (4pm) at Temple Israel, Minneapolis, MM
David Frost, Suite on Original Themes in the Old Style
February 24 (7pm) at Harding High School, St. Paul, MN
February 25 (2pm) at the Basilica of Saint Mary, Minneapolis, MN
Warren Park, Three Musical Flavors
March 24 (7pm) at Roseville Lutheran Church, Roseville, MN
March 25 (2pm) at the Basilica of Saint Mary, Minneapolis, MN
William Hohn, Sh’mot
April 7 (7pm) at Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN
April 9 (2pm) at the Church of the Annunciation, Minneapolis, MN
The New Works Program is supported by: