Free admission to the pre-concert music story telling with Maestro Alejandro Drago begins at 1:30 p.m. Guests are invited to a birthday celebration following the concert which will feature a silent auction of birthday cakes baked by local celebrities such as Mayor Mike Brown, Mayor Steve Gander, the Lamoureaux Twins, Terry Dullum, Dennis Narlock, Brad Sherwood, and a UND cake.
Providing concerts to the Greater Grand Forks area for 110 years, the Symphony community will embark on a yearlong journey through dazzling symphonic sounds from around the world. Alejandro Drago, artistic director of The Symphony and associate professor of music at UND, is directing his third season with a total of four concerts plus three more concerts featuring chamber music, music for brass, and a concert for young audiences.
Tickets are available through The Empire Arts Center, ggfso.org, 701.746.5500, and at the door.
General admission tickets are $25; seniors $20; military/students $15.; and children $5.