Symphony opens season Saturday with Høstfest concert
The Minot Symphony Orchestra will present its first concert of the season Saturday evening. The "Høstfest Concert" honors two of the greatest Scandinavian composers of all time: Edvard Grieg and Jean Sibelius. Knut Erik Jensen, Norway’s most exciting rising new star, will be the featured soloist in the ever popular Piano Concerto by Grieg. From the pen of Sibelius, MSO will perform one of the greatest symphonies of all time, the sublime Symphony No. 7.
MSU faculty, staff and students are admitted free with a current ID. Additional tickets for adults are $15 per concert or $50 for a season ticket. The price for senior citizens is $13 single, $45 season; students 12-18, $8 single, $24 season; children, ages under 12, $4 single, $12 season. All concerts are held in Ann Nicole Nelson Hall, beginning at 7:30 p.m.