La Grande Bande announces 2021-2022 season, return to live events

Today, La Grande Bande (LGB) announces its 2021–2022 season – the 3rd concert season for the organization. Led by LGB musicians and its music & artistic director, the 2021–2022 season features four performances at four venues throughout south-central Minnesota. Four full-length concert performances from September to May For over 300 days, La Grande Bande has […]

La Grande Bande Seeks Applicants

La Grande Bande is accepting applications to fill four positions within the ensemble. Two positions for historical oboe and two positions for natural horn. The selected players will join us for a concert in late-November or early-December 2021. (This performance will be at A = 430.) Any future performances will be on an as-needed basis. […]

La Grande Bande Receives Minnesota State Arts Board Grant

April 19, 2021 • GAYLORD, MN — La Grande Bande is pleased to announce that it has received a $15,000 grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. The funds will be used to help support its upcoming 2021-2022 Season which will be announced in a few weeks. “We are thrilled to have received this financial […]

The Fall Season Goes Virtual

The “Season At Home” Series begins September 4 With so much uncertainty surrounding the future developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Board has determined that La Grande Bande’s best course of action is to cancel its planned Fall 2020 Concert Season. It is our sincere hope that we will be able to resume our programming […]

La Grande Bande Launches “Live From Home” Series

The current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all of us. At La Grande Bande, we’ve had to postpone the final two concerts of our 2019-2020 Concert Season. In an effort to continue our programming goals—providing excellent musical performances and educational resources—we’re launching an online concert series.  The first video for our “Live From Home” series will […]

Concert V: Charpentier’s Te Deum Postponed

Rescheduled for September 11 Our latest COVID-19 induced postponement is for Concert V: Charpentier’s Te Deum and all it’s associated events. Good news though! The concert has been rescheduled for Friday, September 11, 2020. If you have tickets for the original performance date, those tickets will automatically be transferred to the new date. We hope that you’ll […]

Changes to Concert IV: Bach’s Circle

NOTE: This concert has now been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.   Because of the coronavirus pandemic, and in accordance with the recommendations by the CDC and the Minnesota Department of Health, we have decided to alter the format of Concert IV: Bach’s Circle. Here are the changes: There will be […]

La Grande Bande’s 2019-2020 Season Picks Up Where It Left Off

Purchase tickets now for our first performance of the New Year Gaylord, MN, JANUARY 27, 2020 – After a pause to avoid (fingers crossed) any massive snow storms, La Grande Bande’s inaugural 2019 – 2020 Concert Season resumes in a few weeks. If you don’t have your tickets for the March 6 concert already, we […]

New Perks coming for 2020

Gaylord, MN, January 8, 2020 – With the new year comes a few new things for La Grande Bande. We’re always trying to innovate and be the best that we can be. So, here’s what’s new for us in the New Year: YouTube Channel La Grande Bande is excited to share some great news: we’re […]