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A former prisoner led the grim trek through Robben Island, where South Africa's future president spent 18 years.
During a rousing, sold-out start for the Minnesota Orchestra in South Africa, the former president's words were sung by a soaring soprano.
'Music became a weapon against apartheid,' Mandela's daughter says as orchestra previews its program
"We're not in Kansas anymore, are we?" joked the evening's host, Brian Newhouse of Classical MPR, after the drums had quieted and the applause died down.
The organization will perform in five cities, playing classical works and a new Mandela-inspired piece.
The orchestra embarks for South Africa this week, realizing "a big dream" for its players and partners.
Incoming CEO Michelle Miller Burns vows to continue open, collaborative leadership at Minnesota Orchestra.
Touring the Midwest this summer, the 29:11 choir found an unlikely partner in Minnesota Orchestra.
With tongues in cheeks, savvy Minnesotans gather with friends for weekly "Bachelorette" viewing parties.
Neda Kellogg is "being who she needed at the time when she was young."
What's a collection of old European paintings and vibrant contemporary art doing in the Northwoods? Go find out.