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  • Opening Concert
  • Porgy & Bess
  • Conductor Gavriel Heine
  • Chamber Coaching
  • Puccini's Madama Butterfly
  • Carmen
  • La Boheme
  • Orchestra Concert
  • Douglas Humpherys Master Class
  • Collegiate Chamber Concert

One of Minnesota’s largest music festivals, the Northern Lights Music Festival offers lovers of classical music three weeks of opera, chamber Music and orchestra concerts presented by an international roster of guest artists, performing faculty and prize-winning young artists.

July 1 - July 21, 2017

Northern Lights was featured by Musical America as one of their "Ten Off-the-Beaten-Paths Festivals of 2015."

Click to read the online version of their 2015 Summer Festival Guide.


Historic venue Visit some of the most beautiful historic sites on the Iron Range as you experience live classical music.



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For our Young Artists & Opera Apprentice Programs.

See individual page for information and application link.

Congratulations to NLMF Alum (2012 - 2016)Hans-Derek Yu on winning the Junior Level Eastern Division MTNA Performance Competition.

Hans moves on to compete in the National Finals this coming March 18 in Baltimore, MD.

Hans is a student of NLMF Artistic Director Veda Zuponcic.