ALSO: VocalEssence Witness: Deep Roots at Orchestra Hall; “The White Card” extended at Penumbra; and more.
ALSO: “Welcome Christmas” by VocalEssence; Maud Hixson and Rick Carlson perform Irving Berlin songs at Crooners; and more.
ALSO: 6th Annual LunaFest at Riverview Theater; VocalEssence performs Bob Dylan in “The Times They Are A-Changin’ “; and more.
ALSO: “From Behind the Sun” at Minneapolis Community and Technical College; “For the Love of Will” at the O’Shaughnessy; and more.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, University of Minnesota professor emeritus and longtime Minneapolis resident died Wednesday at 91.
ALSO: The SPCO’s Tapestry19: Reflections on Home; “VocalEssence Witness: Yet They Persist” concert; singer Joyce DiDonato at the Ordway; and more.
ALSO: No Coast Craft-O-Rama at Midtown Global Market; Lisa Gutkin: The Music and Musicians of “Indecent” at the Cedar; and more.
ALSO: Vänskä Conducts Mahler’s Seventh at Orchestra Hall; The Bakken Trio at MacPhail; and more.
ALSO: VocalEssence 50th Anniversary Concert at the Ordway; “Bach and the Forbidden City” at Hamline; and more.
ALSO: Books & Bars: Frank Herbert’s “Dune” at the Amsterdam; “The Wizard of Oz Movie Sing-Along” at Lake Harriet Bandshell; and more.
ALSO: Nautilus Music-Theater: Rough Cuts at the U of M’s Ferguson Hall; BodyCartography Project at the Weisman; and more.
ALSO: “Mixtape Side B” at the Cowles; Meet the Designers: Julie Snow and Tadd Kreun at the Walker; and more.
ALSO: Jen Shyu’s Nine Doors at Icehouse; John Scofield/Joe Lovano Quartet in Hopkins; VocalEssence: Rutter Returns; and more.
ALSO: VocalEssence “Together We Sing” Festival in St. Paul; Black Label Movement: “BLM 11: Teamwork” at the Ritz; and more.
ALSO: Wycliffe Gordon to open JazzMN Orchestra’s new season; Lesley Arimah Book Launch at the Loft; and more.
This weekend at the Basilica of St. Mary, VocalEssence will perform Hough’s “Mass of Innocence and Experience” and “Missa Mirabilis.”
ALSO: “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” at the Ordway; “Money Jungle (Revisited)” at the Atrium, Orchestra Hall; and more.
ALSO: The Twin Cities Book Festival at the State Fairgrounds; “A Beautiful Planet” opening at the Science Museum; the North Metro Organ Crawl; and more.
VocalEssence has been working with younger singers from the Minneapolis Youth Chorus and senior performers from Voices of Experience to rehearse “The Voyage.” They’ll perform the work on Oct. 16.
ALSO: “Constellations” at the Jungle; Rilling Conducts Brahms’ German Requiem at Orchestra Hall; VocalEssence: “Listener’s Choice Live” at Ordway Concert Hall.