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Address: 523 S 2nd St, Mankato, MN 56001-3705
Phone Number: +1 507-625-8880
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The MSO offers three different performances series and a variety of music...

The MSO offers three different performances series and a variety of music for all tastes at several locations in the Greater Mankato region. Visit our website for concert and ticketing information.

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Well run, nicely programmed regional orchestra, nurtured by several nearby college/university music departments and by top-flight players from Minneapolis. Managed with pride and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Well run, nicely programmed regional orchestra, nurtured by several nearby college/university music departments and by top-flight players from Minneapolis. Managed with pride and intent. Well worth a hearing.

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Mankato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

The Mankato Symphony is a premier regional symphony orchestra that brings top national soloists to perform with their outstanding musicians from the greater Mankato and surrounding areas. In recent years, MSO has presented major works by Beethoven, Mozart, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Copland and Rachmaninoff, as well as contemporary composers such as Stephen Paulus and Michael Daugherty. Guest artists have included David... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

We are very fortunate to have a group of musicians that is the quality of Mankato's Symphony Orchestra. The leadership, players, and level or artistry are outstanding. Ken Freed brings not only music expertise as conductor, but cultural respect and wholeness to the world of music for this community and people of all ages.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2012

Under the direction of Kenneth Freed, who also is a violist with the Minnesota Orchestra and regular substitute with the New York Philharmonic, this orchestra is made up of top talent from around the region and the state. They perform great music using different musical genres with grace. This is a gem. Last concert we saw was a semi-staged production... More 

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