2021 Event Schedule

July 1, 7:00 PM | B’nai Abraham Cultural Center, Virginia, MN

Lecture: Ojibwe scholar, Dr. Anton Treuer presenting a lecture on the Ojibwe Nation…before there was an Iron Range

July 3, 3:00 PM | Discovery Center, Chisholm, MN

Festive Fourth! Concert with the Northern Lights Festival Orchestra, Gavriel Heine conducting. Featuring opera arias performed by stars of the NLMF Opera!

July 4, 4:00 PM | Veda Zuponcic Auditorium, Mesabi East, Aurora, MN

Festive Fourth! Concert with the Northern Lights Festival Orchestra, Gavriel Heine conducting. Featuring opera arias performed by stars of the NLMF Opera!

July 6, 7:00 PM | Veda Zuponcic Auditorium, Mesabi East, Aurora, MN

Faculty Chamber Music Concert

July 7, 7:00 PM | B’nai Abraham Cultural Center, Virginia, MN

Faculty Chamber Music Concert

July 9, 7:00 PM | Veda Zuponcic Auditorium, Mesabi East, Aurora, MN

Which Side Are You On?  Music of Social Protest: The Aurora Strike 1916

July 10, 7:00 PM | B’nai Abraham Cultural Center, Virginia, MN

Which Side Are You On?  Music of Social Protest: The Aurora Strike 1916

July 11, 4:00 PM | Chisholm HS Auditorium,Chisholm,  MN

Opera Scenes and Arias 

July 15, 3:00 PM | Veda Zuponcic Auditorium, Mesabi East, Aurora, MN

Cinderella
Rossini’s comic opera in a special version for Young Audiences. Performed by members of Northern Lights Opera Apprentice Program.

July 16, 7:00 PM | Veda Zuponcic Auditorium, Mesabi East, Aurora, MN

La Cenerentola 
Rossini’s complete comic opera in Italian with English supertitles. 

July 17, 4:00 PM | Discovery Center, Chisholm, MN

Cinderella
Rossini’s comic opera in a special version for Young Audiences. Performed by members of Northern Lights Opera Apprentice Program.

July 18, 3:30 PM | Discovery Center, Chisholm, MN

La Cenerentola 
Rossini’s complete comic opera in Italian with English supertitles. 

July 22, 7:00 PM | Historic Hibbing HS Auditorium, Hibbing, MN

Northern Lights Music Festival Orchestra Concert featuring Winners of 2021 NLMF Concerto Competition

July 25, 3:30 PM | B’nai Abraham Cultural Center, Virginia, MN

B’nai Abraham Synagogue and the History of Iron Range Jewry. 
A lecture by Marilyn Chiat, followed by a short chamber music concert and a reception in the lower level to toast the end of a successful season!