Concert Prelude Talks

Concert Prelude Talks with Bill Bastian

Sponsored by Pachel Foundation

6:15pm DECC Symphony Hall – Mezzanine Level

Arrive early at our Classical concerts and join local music historian, Bill Bastian, for informative, provocative and amusing insights about the evening’s classical program.

Bastian is a lifetime music devotee, a tenor and a College of St. Scholastica instructor.

Free to all ticket holders.


Expanded Concert Prelude Talks at Dovetail Cafe & Marketplace

Free and open to the public, join Bill Bastian as he expands on his talks on the Thursdays before the Masterworks concerts. Hear some

Dovetail Cafe and Marketplace

informative, provocative, and amusing insights about the upcoming concert’s programming. A fun discussion style presentation sure to get you laughing and inspired about classical music.

All events are 6 – 7 pm at Dovetail Cafe and Marketplace at 1917 W Superior Street, Duluth, MN 55806

Jan 30, 2020 – featuring info on Obsession on Feb 1
Feb 27, 2020 – featuring info on Happy Birthday, Ludwig on Feb 29
Mar 12, 2020 – featuring info on Beethoven’s Fifth on Mar 21
Apr 30, 2020 – featuring info on The Writing on the Wall on May 2