Festival ticket packages for the 2014 Minnesota Beethoven Festival go on sale March 11. The 2014 season includes nine performances from June 29 to July 20, featuring Sir James Galway, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, baritone Thomas Hampson, double bassist Edgar Meyer, the Attacca Quartet, the New York Chamber Soloists with pianist André Laplante, Dale Warland and the Festival Chorale, and the Boston Brass.
There are three Festival ticket package options: the Eight-Concert Series is $175 for adults and $147 for students/seniors and includes all eight ticketed concerts, the Seven-Concert Series is $155 for adults and $131 for students/seniors (excludes New York Chamber Soloists), and the Six-Concert Series is $135 for adults and $115 for students/seniors (excludes New York Chamber Soloists and Attacca Quartet).
Tickets can be purchased through the Saint Mary’s University Performance Center box office in person or by phone (507) 457-1715, weekdays, 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Ticket packages are not available online. All remaining individual tickets will go on sale April 29. For more information please visit www.mnbeethovenfestival.org.
2014 Minnesota Beethoven Festival Concerts:
Sunday, June 29, 8:00 p.m., Boston Brass, Lake Park Bandshell, free outdoor pops concert, rain site: Harriet Johnson Auditorium, Somsen Hall, Winona State University
Tuesday, July 1, 7:30 p.m., Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin, Anne-Marie McDermott, piano, Harriet Johnson Auditorium, Somsen Hall, Winona State University
Saturday, July 5, 7:30 p.m., Thomas Hampson, baritone, Harriet Johnson Auditorium, Somsen Hall, Winona State University
Tuesday, July 8, 7:30 p.m., Attacca Quartet, Page Theatre, Saint Mary’s University
Thursday, July 10, 7:30 p.m., Sir James Galway, flute, Harriet Johnson Auditorium, Somsen Hall, Winona State University
Saturday, July 12, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 13, 3:00 p.m., Dale Warland and Festival Chorale, Brian Newhouse, host, Chapel of Saint Mary of the Angels, Saint Teresa Campus of Saint Mary’s University
Tuesday, July 15, 7:30 p.m., Edgar Meyer, double bass, Page Theatre, Saint Mary’s University
Thursday, July 17, 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 18, 7:30 p.m., New York Chamber Soloists, André Laplante, piano, Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Sunday, July 20, 3:00 p.m., Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Ned Kirk, piano, Winona Middle School Auditorium