Saturday, May 16, 2020, 7:30 PM

The Ives Auditorium
11411 Masonic Home Dr
Bloomington, MN 55437

Sibelius’ Karelia Overture celebrates the composer’s homeland, and MPO celebrates Minnesota’s Mina Kaiser in her Tombeaux & Rainbow. Persichetti’s Pastoral for Wind Quintet and Borodin’s In the Steppes of Central Asia journey through landscapes real and imagined, and Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis tells the Turandot story with an ecosystem of orchestral colors.

Jean Sibelius: Karelia Overture
Vincent Persichetti: Pastoral, Op. 21 for Woodwind Quintet
Mina Kaiser: Tombeaux & Rainbow for solo flute, solo alto recorder, and strings (soloists TBD)
Alexander Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia
Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber