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Wolfgang and the Mozarts

by Jack Bryce board member and Carleton College professor emeritus Buy TicketsListen to The Musical Offering Perform! Quintet for Piano and Winds, KV452 Click the play button to the left of the gray bar above to play in your browser. Note: some browsers may not display play graphic on button.  Mozart: how a nice young […]

Mozartiade!

Mozartiade concert announcement

by Alex Legeros,  Executive Director February 8th, 3:00pm | Sundin Music Hall | $50 all-inclusive ticket Click here for our newsletter, or here for our press release. If you’re looking to buy tickets, click here to proceed to our secure Brown Paper Tickets checkout.  Our biggest concert of the year – Mozartiade! – is less […]

Mozartiade includes a variety of music featuring our entire ensemble and guests from the Minnesota Orchestra.

Program Notes: Hummel Septet

by Jack Bryce Carleton College Professor Emeritus Board Member click below to listen to a 1981 recording by the Nash Ensemble: Buy TicketsJohann Nepomuk Hummel, 1778-1837 Johann Nepomuk Hummel (Pressburg, now Bratislava, 1778 – Weimar, 1837), Austrian pianist, composer, teacher, and conductor, was regarded in his lifetime as one of the greatest composers in Europe, […]

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Program Notes: Notturno

by Jack Bryce Carleton College Professor Emeritus Board Member Buy TicketsChristopher Kachian, Guitar Wenzel Thomas Matiegka (Choceň, Bohemia, baptized 1773 – Vienna, 1830), originally named Václav Thomas Matějka in his native Czech, became an Austrian composer, guitarist and church choir director.  He studied law in Prague, but moved to Vienna to pursue music.  He pursued […]

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Program Notes: Italian Serenade

by Jack Bryce Carleton College Professor Emeritus Board Member Recognize anyone in this video? Click below for a preview of this piece: Buy TicketsWolf, 1860-1903 Hugo Filipp Jakob Wolf (Windischgraz, Styria, now Slovenjgradec in Slovenia, 1860 – Vienna, 1903), is best known as an extraordinarily fine composer of lieder, art songs, in the tradition of […]