Local North Minneapolis Children to Perform with the Minnesota Sinfonia

Minneapolis, MN, July 05, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Join the Minnesota Sinfonia at North Minneapolis’s Farwell Park for some light and fun favorites featuring the story of Peter and the Wolf put on by local North Minneapolis children. Also scheduled to perform prior to the Sinfonia is the Unlimited Next Level Dance and Drill Performing Arts. This concert as well as the instruction of North Minneapolis children is sponsored by The Minnesota State Arts Board and the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation.

The program will focus on how we use music to describe magical moments and a wide range of our emotions. Music will be taken from Harry Potter, Peter and the Wolf, and favorites from ragtime, marches, dances and more.

The concert will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 27th at Farwell Park, 1201 Sheridan Ave N, Minneapolis, 55411. *Rainsite at Bethune Elementary, 919 Emerson Ave. N, Minneapolis, 55411. Admission as always is free. Audience members should arrive early—all concerts are first-come, first-seated.

Located on Farwell Place between Sheridan Ave. N and Thomas Ave. N, Farwell Park is in the Willard-Hay neighborhood, just a few blocks east from Bassett’s Creek and the Theodore Wirth Golf Club. For more information visit their website at http://ow.ly/5bhpW

Additional Minnesota Sinfonia concert information is available at 612-871-1701 or www.mnsinfonia.org.

The Minnesota Sinfonia is a professional chamber orchestra whose mission is to serve the musical and educational needs of the citizens of Minnesota, especially families with children, inner-city youth, seniors and those with limited financial means. The Sinfonia plays concerts for over 25,000 people each year, and is the only professional orchestra of its kind, offering all concerts free of admission charges, welcoming children to every performance, and dedicating over half its services to inner-city schools. Founded in 1989 by Artistic Director Jay Fishman, the Minnesota Sinfonia is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization supported by corporate, foundation and individual contributors. For more information, to make a donation, or for a list of upcoming performances, visit www.mnsinfonia.org or call 612-871-1701.

For Calendars: Minnesota Sinfonia: Northside Children’s Concert. Wednesday, July 27 at 1:00pm. Farwell Park, 1201 Sheridan Ave N, Minneapolis, 55411. *Rainsite at Bethune Elementary, 919 Emerson Ave. N, Minneapolis, 55411 . Free. 612.871.1701. www.mnsinfonia.org

Minnesota Sinfonia
Emily Matejcek