Dedication to Paris

Our Parisian-inspired season took on new meaning following the November attacks in the week preceding our second concert. Our ensemble musicians hold France close and dear to their hearts, which is what inspired our current season. Moved by recent tragedy, together we decided to dedicate our remaining concerts this year to ongoing suffering in Paris. […]


New TMO Videos Preview October Concert!

Template not found$35*/$30* ASI Members | 7:00PM, October 14thAmerican Swedish Institute’s Turnblad Mansion Ballroom*Includes hors d’oeuvres and one drink ticket Arrive early to redeem that drink ticket and find your seat before the first note! Aubade, Op. 63 for Oboe and String TrioLars-Erik LarssonQuartet in E-flat Major for Piano and Winds, Op. 1Franz Berwald -Intermission Hors d’oeuvres & […]

Anna Maria Mozart

Program Notes: September 27th, 2015

By Jack Bryce Board Member, Carleton College Professor Emertius Mozart and sister Nannerl Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Salzburg, January 27, 1756 – Vienna, December 5, 1791), Austrian composer, was deeply influenced by musical elements from around the world, which he blended into a unique mixture that became the high point of the classical style in Vienna.  […]

The Musical Offering performing Wind Quintet No. 1 by Endre Szervánszky. Photo: Karen Rothermel

Bastille Day MinnPost feature

Musical Offering’s 45th season: ‘La Vie Parisienne’by Pamela Espeland, Minnpost | 07/15/15 The Musical Offering performing Wind Quintet No. 1 by Endre Szervánszky. Photo: Karen Rothermel For its 45th season, “La Vie Parisienne,” announced on Bastille Day, The Musical Offering will present the music – and food – of France. Four concerts will feature works […]


Season 45 Announced!

THE MUSICAL OFFERING ANNOUNCES 2015-16 SEASON45th Anniversary Year Focuses on French Composers and Their Influence (Saint Paul; July 14, 2015) – The Musical Offering, one of the Twin Cities’ premier chamber ensembles, announces its 45th Season on Bastille Day, in recognition of its 2015-16 focus on French composers and their influence. “La Vie Parisienne” will […]