ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Musicians of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra are about to play their first official notes in their new downtown home.
The orchestra will hold its first working rehearsal Wednesday in the new Concert Hall at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.READ MORE: Deployment Of National Guard Makes Some Feel On Edge, Others More Safe
The hall was designed specifically for the SPCO and for presenting acoustic and electro-acoustic music in an intimate setting. No seat is more than 90 feet from the stage.READ MORE: Pedestrian Struck And Killed In Hopkins, Driver Taken Into Custody
Test rehearsals and private concerts will be held at the Concert Hall over the next two months before a grand opening concert and gala on Feb. 28.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Issues Last-Minute Curfew After Protesters Arrested At Police Building
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