The Friends of the SPCO is the volunteer organization that supports The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra through educational, social and fundraising activities
COMING IN JANUARY 2017
VIOLIN OR VIOLA? THE INSTRUMENTS OF THE MODERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Dr Daniel Freeman will teach a 4-week lecture series on everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the instruments of the orchestra.
January 4, 11, 18 and 25 – 10 a.m. till noon
House of Hope Presbyterian Church, 797 Summit Ave., Saint Paul, MN: parking in lot across from back of church. Entry in rear of church.
$30/class, $100/series for members of the Friends. $35/class, $120/series for non-members. All are welcome!
COMING ON FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Music at the Museum
Join the Friends for a special evening at the Minnesota Museum of America Art in downtown Saint Paul. Eunice Kim (violin) and Hyobi Sim (viola) from the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra will present a program of music and demonstrations about their specific musical instruments
The evening will include a wine and cheese reception with the musicians following the program.
Monday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Minnesota Museum of American Art
The Pioneer Endicott Building, 141 East Fourth Street, Saint Paul, MN
More information see calendar. Watch for your invitation in the mail and online.
COMING IN MARCH 2017
The Sixth Annual SPCO Youth Chamber Music Competition
March 18 and 19 at Sundin Hall, Hamline University, Saint Paul, MN
Watch this site for more information!
WELCOME BACK LUNCHEON
FOR THE SPCO MUSICIANS AND STAFF
On Tuesday, October 4, the Friends hosted their annual Welcome Back Luncheon for the musicians and staff of the SPCO. A delicious lunch buffet was served at the historic Landmark Center courtroom and everyone, as always, had a terrific time Thanks to all who volunteered to make the day a perfect success!