Week of 13 September, 2015
13 September, 2015 (Sunday)
17 September, 2015 (Thursday)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gothenburg Combo at American Swedish Institute
The Gothenburg Combo (David Hansson and Thomas Hansy), combines excellent showmanship, breathtaking technique, highly innovative way of using the guitars, warm sense of humor and, their deeply haunting and soulful musical performances. The duo will play Swedish music ranging from traditional folk music to classical to contemporary, jazz and pop. At the American Swedish Institute, 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis. $20 ASI members/$25 general public, including museum admission. Registration recommended. 612-871-4907.
19 September, 2015 (Saturday)
Paul Berget and Baroque Friends at Lute Cafe
Paul Berget opens the 2014-2015 season of the Lute Café,performing solo and ensemble music for the 13-course Baroque Lute. He will be joined by other local performers to present extraordinary music by the great German Baroque lutenist/composer S.L. Weiss (1687-1750). Also on the program : Johann Sebastian Bach and other musical masters of the Baroque era. At Emmanuel Luthern Church, 104 Snelling Ave S, St. Paul. Free admission; $15 donation suggested.
Pat Donohue at the Crossings at Carnegie
Pat Donohue, guitar player on Prairie Home Companion, performs at the Crossings at Carnegie in Zumbrota. "Where is that?" you may ask. Just east of Wanamingo. 507-732-7616
Billy McLaughlin in Albert Lea
Billy plays with Simple Gifts at the Lighthouse Theatre & Event Center, 621 Marshall Street, Albert Lea.$15 Advance; $20 Door 507-373-3144