Mourning his passing: letters from Norbert and Basil

It is with great sadness that The Musical Offering reports the passing of Marty Dworkin, our long time board chair. Martin Dworkin, professor emeritus, age 86 of St. Paul passed away February 6, 2014. Survived by his wife of 57 years, Nomi; daughters Jessica Sarah and Hanna Bluma; grandsons Leo and Benjamin. Graveside service Monday 2:00 […]

String and winds

The next concert  of our Musical Offering season is a program I’ve wanted to do for a while, as the Mozart Piano and Wind Quintet and the Beethoven Septet were the first works of their genre and had an influence on many other composers. The Mozart Quintet (1784) influenced Beethoven to write his Quintet for […]