• Choral
  • Classical
  • Instrumental

Minnesota Orchestra: Vänskä Leads a Vocal Extravaganza

Sponsored by Minnesota Public Radio




Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403
(612) 371-5600


$45 - $80

Connecting musical inspirations from across the globe, this concert features invigorating drumming, music from the Minnesota Orchestra’s North Minneapolis Common Chords January 2019 residency week, and solos from noted South African soprano Goitsemang Lehobye, who joined the Orchestra on its South Africa tour last summer.

Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Goitsemang Lehobye, soprano
Cecil Neal, dancer
Heart and Soul Drum Academy
Community choirs including Minnesota Chorale and Minnesota State Baptist Convention Choir

Program to include
TRADITIONAL/Sorenson/Buckner, We Shall Overcome

SMALLWOOD, Total Praise

ABELS, Dance for Martin’s Dream

MATYILA, Bawo Thixo Somandla

GOLIJOV, Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra

MAVI/Mxadana/Kuusisto, Usilethela Uxolo (Nelson Mandela)

COPLAND, El Salón México

TRADITIONAL/Kuusisto, Shosholoza