Do the Twin Cities have classical music ensembles?
You bet we do! The Minnesota Orchestra is a professional orchestra that performs regularly at Orchestra Hall, a stunning venue in downtown Minneapolis that recently underwent a renovation. Conducted by Osmo Vänskä, the orchestra performs everything from classics to modern titles to movie scores. We highly recommend attending one of their movie performances, in which the orchestra plays along with a film projected on a screen behind the stage—a unique combination of going to the movies and hearing a classical music ensemble.
The Twin Cities is known for its love of the arts. Here are some places offering adult music lessons, camps and seminars in the spring and summer:
7th Street Entry (the smaller counterpart of iconic First Avenue) is the place to see local bands shred, or groove, or rage… or whatever it is the kids are doing these days…