Occasionally, our concerts will overlap with UMD Men’s or Women’s hockey, which means a busy night for parking at the DECC! For the 2018-19 season, our first concert of the season will correspond with UMD Men’s hockey season opener against the Minnesota Gopher’s. If you’re not looking forward to the traffic involved there are some […]

The common musical denominator for Saturday night’s “Revelations: Beethoven Project” concert by the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall was that of “program music,” intended to create an impression of the natural world. Opening the evening at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center were Bela Bartok’s six Romanian Folk Dances, which helped to establish folk […]

The DSSO and Bent Paddle Brewing Company have teamed up on a very special project – something they’ve been dreaming about since Music Director, Dirk Meyer moved to town in 2012.  According to Meyer’s friends in Dusseldorf, he’s “really made it” and they’re jealous!  Why? Because thanks to Bent Paddle’s team of creators and thinkers, […]

The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s “Sagas” concert at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center’s Symphony Hall on Saturday night offered a double dose of works by Jean Sibelius and Richard Strauss. But on an evening that ended with a merry prankster meeting his maker, it was the singing of guest soprano Christine Brewer that stood out. […]

It’s that time of the year! The MOST WONDERFUL TIME of the year! Charitable Giving and the DSSO! Two Important Reasons to Give Now… As we’re all busily wrapping and mailing packages, planning our holiday menus and welcoming family we’re probably also thinking about those year end gifts.  Some of us take the week between […]

Dr. Jared and Leslie Broadway invite you to their home, the historic Tweed Mansion. Saturday, November 4, 2017 7:00pm – 9:30pm 2531 E 7th St, Duluth Tickets: $100 RSVP’s must be received by November 2, 2017. Enjoy the elegance of an Artful Evening at the Tweed Mansion with the Broadways and other friends of the […]

Meet the Guest Artist, Abraham Feder, performing during DSSO Inspiration and DSSO Inspiration (Superior). Cellist, Abraham Feder, is a member of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, joining in the fall of 2016. During the summer of 2017, he served as the Principal Cellist of the Cabrillo Festival in Santa Cruz, CA. Previously, Mr. Feder held the position of Principal […]

By Lawrance Bernabo, for the News Tribune on Sep 24, 2017 at 1:14 p.m. Erin Aldridge was providing a dazzling display of artistry as she worked through the intricacies of Tchaikovsky’s challenging Violin Concerto in D Major Saturday night at Symphony Hall. As conductor Dirk Meyer brought the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra to a vibrant crescendo, Aldridge […]

SEASON OPENER By Arlene Anderson English writer, Jeanette Winterson, observes, “In the space between chaos and shape there was another chance.” This season’s opening DSSO concert celebrates the theme of GENESIS: perfectly unpredictable beginnings growing toward systems of arranged forms. A new season…a new chance. That’s a rather encouraging way to look at life. Who […]