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Concert Cancelled due to April Snowstorm

Category : Concerts

Yes, it’s hard to believe, but due to a severe snowstorm, the Sinfonia is having to cancel our April 14 special tour concert in Fairmont, Minnesota.

The Friday, April 13th concert at Harding High School MAY be cancelled. We are watching the weather and will decide later this afternoon.

Watch for an update at 4:30pm.

Questions? Please call 612-871-1701

2018 New Works Competition Now Accepting Submissions!

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Sinfonia new works Competition


The Minnesota Sinfonia is thrilled to announce that, thanks to a grant from the McKnight Foundation, we will again accept submissions for our Minnesota Composer New Works Competition!

Two Divisions: Adult and Young Composer
Five new works will premiere during the 2018-19 season. Works will premiere at a MN Sinfonia concert with composers receiving a CD of the performance.

Young Composer Division Deadline: June 10, 2018

Adult Composer Division Deadline: September 1, 2018


What our donors say…

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MN Sinfonia donors are the best!

Thanks to each and every one of you for supporting free-admission concerts and school programs.


“I attended your recent concert at Lake Harriet and really enjoyed it. Danced the waltzes and polkas. Thanks for the good work you do. Children need beautiful music to feed their spirits.” — Judith S., 7-11-17

“Jay: Great! Those kids LOVE the attention you gave them.”  — Richard R. 7-13-17

“Thanks for the Lake Harriet Band Shell concerts.” — Jane F. 7-8-17

“O.K. You got me. At first I decided on $8 and I’d keep my $20 — now you get the entire amount of cash I came with. Soo’s [Bae] ‘Be Still’ moved me to tears. Glorious concert. Uplifting! Ethereal! Thank you – thank you everyone!” — Robin B. 4-9-17

“Thank you so much for an enjoyable afternoon to distract fro the crazy news of our government. It was lovely — look forward to another.” Kathy O. 3-26-17

“I love your concerts!” — Miriam B. 3-13-17

[David] Frost’s work was great. Good distinction of strings and woodwinds.” — Arthur G. 2-28-17

“Thanks for all you do — and for FREE Concerts!” — Constance M. 11-23-16


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