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 William Grant Still’s Symphony No. 5 “The Western Hemisphere”.

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
William Grant Still: Symphony No. 5 “The Western Hemisphere”