Name: Darci Griffith Gamerl Member of DSSO since: 2007 DSSO Position: Oboe, Acting Principal Education: Bachelor of Music – University of Nebraska Omaha Master of Music – Cincinnati Conservatory of Music Artist Diploma – Roosevelt University What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  My grandfather. He was a professional violinist and carpenter. What has been the […]

  Name: Vincent Osborn Member of DSSO since: 1998 DSSO Position: Assistant Principal Bass Education: USAF Bands 1978-98 Bachelor of Arts – College of St. Scholastica 2003 Master of Music Double Bass Performance, University of Minnesota 2010 What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  I love music and decided when I was in high […]

DULUTH, Minnesota – The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra wraps up their season with their seventh Masterworks concert, Along the Mediterranean, sponsored by North Shore Bank of Commerce. What: Along the Mediterranean // Masterworks VII When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 7 pm. Where: Symphony Hall at the DECC Music Director Dirk Meyer and the Duluth […]

Name: Gene Koshinski Member of DSSO since: 2007 DSSO Position: Principal Percussion Education: Bachelor of Arts in Music Education – West Chester University Master of Music and Doctorate of Music Arts – The Hartt School, University of Hartford What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  I grew up in a musical family and I don’t ever […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACTS: Christabel Grant, DSSO board vice chair, 218-391-9923, [email protected] Fiona Pradhan, 612-599-8132, [email protected] Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra Names Sandra Madden as New Executive Director DULUTH, Minn., April 11, 2019 — The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra board of directors is pleased to announce the selection of Sandra Madden as the DSSO’s new […]

Venue & Concert Information Some important announcements regarding Symphony Hall and other events happening at the DECC: PARKING AT THE DECC Parking in the DECC ramp is $5 Other events taking place at the DECC/AMSOIL: District Blitz 2019 AAD Shrine Circus – 6 pm For alternative parking options click here SYMPHONY BUS INFORMATION Bus 3 […]

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EMMANUEL CHABRIER España BORN: January 18, 1841, in Ambert, Puy-de-Dôme, France DIED: September 13, 1894, in Paris WORK COMPOSED: 1883 WORLD PREMIERE: November 4, 1883, at Théâtre du Château d’Eau for the Société des Nouveaux Concerts in Paris, Charles Lamoureux conducting Emmanuel Chabrier is best known today for the orchestral showpiece España. His small body […]

DULUTH, Minnesota – The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra continues its Grand Adventures season with their sixth Masterworks concert, Toward the Heavens, sponsored by RSM. What: Toward the Heavens // Masterworks VI When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 7 pm. Where: Symphony Hall at the DECC Music Director Dirk Meyer and the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra […]

Name: Hannah Peterson-Green Member of DSSO since: 2018 DSSO Position: 3rd Flute / Piccolo Education: Bachelor of Music in Flute Performance – University of Cincinnati College – Conservatory of Music What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  The first time I played in an orchestra was in 6th grade, when I started playing with Minnesota Youth […]