Rising superstar, Finnish pianist Juho Pohjonen, joins the Orchestra for Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 2! The Beethoven Project continues with Minnesota Public Radio, as the DSSO performs and records Symphony No. 7.  CONCERT & VENUE INFORMATION Some important announcements regarding Symphony Hall and other events happening at the DECC: PARKING AT THE DECC Parking in the DECC ramp […]

DULUTH, Minnesota – The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra continues its Grand Adventures season with their fifth Masterworks concert, Across Germany, sponsored by Hailey Sault. What: Across Germany // Masterworks V When: Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 7 pm Where: Symphony Hall at the DECC Music director Dirk Meyer and the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra are […]

Name: Earl Salemink Member of DSSO since: 1989 DSSO Position: Principal Trumpet Education: Bachelor of Music Performance – University of Iowa Master of Music Performance – Northwestern University What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  I had an artistic side when I was young – I enjoyed drawing. I started music when I was in […]

Name:  Jennifer Gerth Member of DSSO since: 1997 DSSO Position: Principal Clarinet Education: Bachelor of Arts – St. Olaf College Master of Music – Northwestern University in Evanston, IL Doctor of Musical Arts (ABD) – University of Minnesota What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  I was a math major at St. Olaf and […]

Amanda Wirta

Name:  Amanda Wirta Member of DSSO since: 1999 DSSO Position: Violin Education: University of Wisconsin – Superior What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  I loved playing in my school orchestra and Youth Orchestra. I had grown up going to the Nutcracker and The Seven Last Words at First Lutheran. Classical music was and is […]

Get off the couch and put on your dancing shoes! Big Wave Dave and the Ripples are joining the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra for a one-night only special concert! Duluth’s own soul-funk band and our musicians will have you movin’ and groovin’ in the aisles. VENUE & CONCERT INFORMATION Some important announcements regarding Symphony Hall […]

Name:  Betsy Husby Member of DSSO since: 1975 DSSO Position: Principal Cello Education: Undergraduate – University of Wisconsin Superior Bachelor of Arts – Stony Brook University, Long Island, NY Master of Music – Stony Brook University, Long Island, NY Doctor of Musical Arts – Stony Brook University, Long Island, NY What made you decide to pursue a career […]

Name: Bradley A. Bombardier Member of DSSO since: 1980 DSSO Position: Second Bassoon Education: Duluth East High School 1978 Bachelor of Music – University of Wisconsin-Superior 1982 Master of Music –  Bowling Green State University 1984 What made you decide to pursue a career in music?  It’s what I love most, and it was a natural path starting […]

BRITISH ISLES | FEB 9 7 PM | DECC SYMPHONY HALL Music Director Dirk Meyer previews the repertoire for Masterworks 4, British Isles  VENUE & CONCERT INFORMATION Information regarding Symphony Hall and other events happening at the DECC: IMPORTANT SYMPHONY BUS INFO Route 3 (Westwood / Valentinis / Central Hillside Community Center) is FULL Route […]