Music at Wayzata Concerts
Fall & Winter
ST. PAUL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra returns for another wonderful season at Wayzata Community Church. Visit www.thespco.org or call 651-291-1144 to order tickets.
Holiday Concert: Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos
Friday, December 13, 8:00 p.m.
Continuing our annual holiday tradition, the SPCO presents Bach’s most cherished set of orchestral works, the Brandenburg Concertos. The profound inventiveness and instrumental virtuosity of these enduring Baroque masterpieces are on full display as led by our own SPCO musicians and soloists.
Dvořák’s Serenade for Winds
Friday, January 17, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
The expressive wind section of the SPCO is featured in large chamber works by Central and Eastern European composers, including Bohuslav Martinů, Farenc Farkas and Anatoly Liadov. The program is capped off by Dvořák’s stunning Serenade for Winds, stately classical melodies. Free, no ticket required. Join us for a reception following the concert to meet the musicians.
WAYZATA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Nachito Herrera at Wayzata Community Church
Sunday, November 17, 3:00 p.m.
Minnesota’s adopted son, Nachito Herrera, is one of the world’s greatest Cuban pianists. Combining Western classical music with traditional Cuban rhythms, Herrera is in high demand in the US and abroad and we couldn’t be more proud to have him join the WSO as a featured guest artist this season! The concert is free, no ticket required. Donations are gratefully accepted.
NATIONAL LUTHERAN CHOIR
All Saints: Mozart’s Requiem
Saturday, November 2, 7:30 p.m.
Four incredible international soloists—all familiar to Twin Cities audiences—and a full orchestra join the National Lutheran Choir for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s timeless and colossal Requiem. Presented in the context of our annual All Saints program, the 12 movements of the Requiem Mass lend a unique setting to the reading of names in remembrance of the faithful departed. Don’t miss this powerful opening to the season! For tickets, visit www.nlca.com