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College hockey: Mankato upsets No. 3 Bulldogs
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With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
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December 4, 2016
Review: DSSO begins the Beethoven project with the early years
The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s ambitious recording project commenced Saturday night at the DECC’s Symphony Hall with “The Beethoven Project: The Early Years.” Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and Symphony No. 1 were combined with works by Handel and Mozart, the...
December 4, 2016 - 9:12am
November 12, 2016
Review: Erin Aldridge tames ‘The Four Seasons,’ DSSO Chorus takes on Mozart en ‘Mass’
When it comes to the unusual weather this November, some have wondered how many of the four seasons could we experience this month? For those in attendance at the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s concert on Saturday night at the DECC’s Symphony Hall, the answer was all four,...
November 12, 2016 - 10:09pm
September 15, 2016
CLASSICALLY ECLECTIC: Accomplished cello player Matt Haimovitz joins DSSO for season opener
On Monday night, cellist Matt Haimovitz played a CD release show in a luthier space in Toronto. He was surrounded by instruments — cellos,...
September 15, 2016 - 12:00am
DSSO’s 2016-17 season
All concerts begin at 7 p.m. at Symphony Hall at the DECC. Sept. 17: “The Dream of America”: Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, Golijov’s Azul, and Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 From the New World. Soloists: Matt Haimovitz, cello; Michael Ward-Bergeman, hyper-accordion; Eugene...
September 15, 2016 - 12:00am
June 9, 2016
Meyer extends DSSO contract
The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s music director has signed on for more years with the company, the DSSO announced earlier this week. Maestro Dirk Meyer, who was hired in 2012, renewed his contract through June 30, 2021. He has also worked with the Sarasota (Fla.) Orchestra,...
June 9, 2016 - 12:00am
May 7, 2016
Review: DSSO hits a high point in its season with Orff's 'Carmina Burana'
The signature strength of Dirk Meyer's tenure as music director and conductor of the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra has been his ability to make us hear music with new ears. The final educational effort of the season, "Heaven & Earth," was provided Saturday night at a sold...
May 7, 2016 - 10:31pm
April 9, 2016
Concert review: Kadouch’s ‘Claire de lune’ encore is highlight of DSSO’s ‘Elysium Fields’
The “Elysium Fields” concert by the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra on Saturday night at Symphony Hall was in honor of the lengthening days, a novel approach to insist spring has sprung, cold climatic conditions to the contrary. But guest pianist David Kadouch had an unexpected...
April 9, 2016 - 10:01pm
March 5, 2016
Review: DSSO plays ‘Ring’ around the Wagner
The “Gods & Myth” concert Saturday night at Symphony Hall provided the titular centerpiece of the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s 2015-16 season with “The Ring Without Words,” Lorin Maazel’s arrangement of symphonic excerpts from Richard Wagner’s “The Ring...
March 5, 2016 - 10:38pm
February 11, 2016
DSSO posts online riddles, offers range of prizes
The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra has a contest for patrons: Solve a series of clues that followers can try to solve with prizes ranging from concert tickets to spa dates. Riddles will be revealed on Saturdays via email and Facebook. The first: Between an English city and a...
February 11, 2016 - 12:00am
January 23, 2016
Concert review: Meyer and DSSO again prove their mastery of Beethoven
When the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra announced that its 2015-16 "Gods and Myths" schedule included an "Immortal Beethoven" concert, I immediately penciled in the Third Symphony ("Eroica") for the evening's centerpiece. After last season's triumphant finale with Beethoven's...
January 23, 2016 - 10:07pm
December 31, 2015
Music review: DSSO tribute concert flies Sinatra-lovers to the moon
The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra did not wait until the proverbial last minute to celebrate the centennial of the birth of Francis Albert Sinatra, just the last couple of hours of the last day of the year. But they certainly did it right, with guest artist Michael Andrew treating...
December 31, 2015 - 10:46pm
November 26, 2015
Best Bet: DSSO features soloists, talkback time
Before the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra performs Handel’s “Messiah” at back-to-back concerts Dec. 4-5, the DSSO’s Chamber Music...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
November 15, 2015
Review: Murray makes magic during DSSO’s Odyssey
The masterful performance of guest violinist Tai Murray had the locals jumping out of their seats, and that was after she had played just the opening movement of the Sibelius Violin Concerto. Then conductor Dirk Meyer creatively constructed “A Nordic Symphony” as the return trip...
November 15, 2015 - 8:03pm
November 10, 2015
Concert review: DSSO chamber ensembles give musical history tour
For its second program the DSSO Chamber Music Series took patrons on a musical history tour moving from location to location through the Depot on Tuesday evening to listen to an eclectic collection of classical music. Dennis Lamkin from the Depot provided the history part of the...
November 10, 2015 - 11:07pm
November 5, 2015
Duluth bridge sessions pair classical musicians with rock, soul and more
Until now, Big Wave Dave & The Ripples has been a soul-funk band with an enigmatic front man, a well-dressed horn section and swaying backing...
November 5, 2015 - 12:00am