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Local symphony performs Monday

The St. Croix Valley Symphony Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell Fine Arts Building on the UW-River Falls campus.

Directing the orchestra is Dr. Kristin Tjornehoj of Hudson.

The concert will feature Minnesota Orchestra's Manny Laureano on trumpet, soprano JungHoon Lee from Seoul, Korea, and UW-River Falls senior pianist Kevin Priebe.

Laureano will perform La Virgin de la Macarena and guest conduct "Hupano" by Jose Pablo Moncayo and "Danse Rituelle du Feu" (Ritual Fire Dance) from El Amor Brujo by Manuel de Falla.

Lee will perform La Rondine from "Chi il bel sogno" by Puccini and a traditional Korean folk song. Priebe will play Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 by Johann Sebastian Bach.

The ensemble rehearses Mondays from 7-9 p.m. Tickets range from $2 to $5. For more information, contact Tjornehoj at (715) 425-3940 or