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NYC (heart) Minnesota Orchestra

Posted at 9:25 PM on May 5, 2009 by Gillian Martin

The Minnesota Orchestra's international reputation continues to build.

After a very successful European tour this winter, Osmo Vänskä and the orchestra wowed the crowd at Carnegie Hall last night with the same Sibelius-Sibelius-Beethoven program they knocked my socks off with at Orchestra Hall last week.

Read the New York Times review here (registration required).