Minot Symphony Orchestra opens 92nd season

Minot Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Efrain Amaya, invites you to the season opener of their 92nd season, The Wheel of Fortune: Forever Love, on Saturday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. at Minot State University’s Ann Nicole Nelson Hall.

The Minot Symphony Orchestra will be presenting two pieces written after the beloved love story of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy, has been used in many film and television shows making it very popular with not only concert goers but with audiences at large. Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2, the ballet has become almost an institution in itself.

Following intermission, the symphony will feature one of Minot’s favorite Scandinavian composers, Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1 in E Minor, op. 39.

Tickets start at $25 for adults with senior and student discounts, and can be purchased online at www.minotsymphony.com or call 858-4228.

The Minot Symphony Orchestra is a community orchestra that has been performing for Northwest North Dakota for 91 years. Members of the symphony include area high school students, MSU students and faculty, as well as community members from a wide variety of professions. The common thread among its musicians, is the love of music and performing.