Today in the ArtZany Radio studio Paula Granquist welcomes conductor Paul Niemisto of the Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra to preview the Favorites Concert.
Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra (CVRO)
under the direction of founding conductor Dr. Paul Niemisto
Saturday, March 7 at 7pm
The Cathedral of our Merciful Saviour
515 2nd Avenue, Faribault
Sunday, March 8 at 3pm
United Methodist Church
1401 Maple Street, Northfield
Mozart – Overture from the opera The Magic Flute
Handel – Movements from Messiah, featuring Bryan Reed, Tenor
Copland – Four Dances from Ballet Rodeo
Bizet – Selections from the opera Carmen, featuring Deesa Staats, Contralto
Saint Saens – Excerpts from the Organ Symphony, featuring Stephen May, Organist
CVRO Concert Tickets
Tickets at the door are cash or check only and can be purchased by credit card online or at the Northfield Arts Guild ahead of time. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
This is the third concert in the CVRO 40th Anniversary Season. CVRO is a program of the Northfield Arts Guild, dedicated to bringing symphony orchestra music to our region. The orchestra is composed of numerous volunteer players, drawn from a wide area, including Northfield, Cannon Falls, New Prague, Red Wing and Faribault. The performers are dedicated amateurs of all ages whose love for orchestral music encourages them to perform to high levels of artistic excellence.