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Minnesota Orchestra will give free concert in Hudson Monday night

The Minnesota Orchestra performs the 26th annual free outdoor concert at Lakefront Park Monday, June 30, at 7:30 p.m.

This acclaimed orchestra, under the direction of associate conductor Courtney Lewis, will perform a mix of well-loved popular and classical music. Selections will include “The Star-Spangled Banner,” “Armed Forces Salute,” John Philip Sousa’s “El Capitan,” John Williams’s Theme from “Jurassic Park,” Hector Berlioz’s “Le Corsaire (The Pirate),” Dmitri Kabalevsky’s Overture to “Colas Breugnon,” Opus 24, Johann Strauss, Jr.’s “Emperor” Waltz, Opus 437, and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “1812,” Overture, Opus 49.

Among others, this concert is supported by the William H. Phipps Foundation. Audience members are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. For more information see the Now Playing section on page 6C. For further information, contact The Phipps Center at (715) 386-2305.