MSW “Courtly Intrigue” Concert Cancelled

Due to recent recommendations from Governor Tim Walz and Health Commissioner Jan Malcom regarding COVID-19, MSW is cancelling our May 2nd performance. Our hope is to be able to return to rehearsals in time to prepare for our June 10th Centennial Lakes concert. Additional updates to our schedule will be posted here as necessary. We look forward to making music for you again soon.

 
From the Director

“Making fine music come alive is an engaging and worthwhile challenge, as well as a rejuvenating source of joy and gratification that deepens with age and experience. The Minnesota Symphonic Winds takes this all quite seriously, while managing to have a lot of fun in the process!”

— Dr. Timothy Mahr, Conductor
 
In the Community

“MSW showed my students that they can continue to play their instruments in a professional or community band even after college.”

— Dr. Joan deAlbuquerque

In April 2014, the Minnesota Symphonic Winds performed a joint concert with the Luther College Concert Band, led by Dr. Joan deAlbuquerque. Shared performances with high school and collegiate groups are a staple of MSW’s seasonal concert program.

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Coming Up

Join Us June 10 for “A Musical Picnic”

A Musical Picnic

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
7:00 pm

Centennial Lakes Maetzold Amphitheater
7499 France Ave S, Edina, MN 55435 [map]
Admission is free


A delicious mix of music fills our picnic basket for this season-ending concert that celebrates the coming of summer. Musical treats will include Minnesota composer Jocelyn Hagen’s patriotic Salute, a transcription of selections from Umberto Giordano’s Andrea Chenier, William Owens’ Quicksilver March, Warrington’s Dixieland Jubilee, and a smattering of Broadway medleys, marches, and patriotic music.