October 8, 2017 :: Suomi… How We Love You!

Suomi… How We Love You!

a concert presented by

the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra and the Suomi Finland 100 Chorus

Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 3 p.m.

Gordon Ives Auditorium at the Masonic Heritage Center

11411 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington

Manny Laureano, Music Director & Conductor, Bloomington Symphony Orchestra
Eeva Savolainen, Director, The Suomi Finland 100 Chorus

Eeva Savolainen, Director, The Suomi Finland 100 Chorus

The Bloomington Symphony Orchestra and the Twin Cities-based Suomi Finland 100 Chorus will present an exciting program of the old and new, as we celebrate Finland’s 100th anniversary. The symphonic and choral compositions of Sibelius and Rautavaara will grace this performance, depicting the journey of Finland from its birth to the highly-developed modern country it is today. This concert will bring joy to Finns and non-Finns alike! Join the BSO and the Suomi Finland 100 Chorus at Bloomington’s newest concert venue, the Ives Auditorium at the Masonic Heritage Center.

 

 


The Program

Einojuahani Rautavaara- Cantus Arcticus: Concerto for Birds and Orchestra

Jean Sibelius – Oma maa (My Own Land), Op. 92

Symphony No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38

Finlandia


 Purchase Tickets Online or call 952-948-6500

Adults $15, Seniors (62+) $12, Students are free with ID

Flex Passes (4 or more tickets): Adults $13, Seniors (62+) $10



Metropolitan Regional Arts Council LogoThis activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

This event made possible with the support of a grant from Finlandia Foundation National.

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