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University Orchestra to perform in concert Oct. 18

Orchestra to perform Delius, Mozart, Gliere Tuesday.

2011-10-20
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office news release [10/17/2011]

Minnesota State Mankato’s Orchestra will perform works of Frederick Delius, Mozart and Reinhold Gliere in a Tuesday, Oct. 18, concert.

The Orchestra, directed by Joseph Rodgers, will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Halling Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Center.

The repertoire includes Delius’ “On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring” and “Summer Night on the River,” Mozart’s “Symphony #35 in D major,” and Gliere’s “Russian Sailors’ Dance” from the ballet “The Red Poppy.”

“Students have been preparing for a very powerful performance,” Rodgers said.

Concert admission is $9, $7 for students with a valid MavCard, and $6 for other students (K ¬ 12) and children. Those who wish to purchase tickets online may go to www.mnsu.edu/music. Those who want more information may call the Performance Series office at (507) 389-5549.

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,649 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 32 state institutions.

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