Free Minnesota Sinfonia concert

The Minnesota Sinfonia will have a free concert at Metropolitan State University’s Founders Hall, 700 East Seventh St., on Friday, Jan. 12 at 7 p.m.

The concert will feature violinist Rachel Lee Priday, a world-renowned solosit who has played with many major international orchestras, like the National Symphony Orchestras, the Boston Pops and the Berlin Staatskapelle.  Priday began her violin studies at the age of four and made her orchestral debut at the age of nine at the 1997 Aspen Music Festival.

The program will include performances of Richard Chandler’s “Sacred Geometry,” Sergei Prokofiev’s “Violin Concerto No. 2,” Edward Elgar’s “Serenade in E Minor for Strings,” and Ottorino Resphighi’s “Ancient Airs and Dances Suite 1.”

The same concert will be performed on Saturday, Jan. 13, 1 p.m. at Annunciation Church, 509 W. 54th St. in Minneapolis. 

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