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Classical Notes: October 18, 2008 Archive

That's DOCTOR Osmo

Posted at 5:17 AM on October 18, 2008 by Gillian Martin

Congratulations to Minnesota Orchestra Music Director Osmo Vänskä!

Tonight during their annual Collage Concert, the School of Music at the University of Minnesota will confer upon him the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. "I am simply grateful and humbled by this news," says Maestro Vänskä.

Read the whole press release here.