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University of Minnesota, Morris Concert Choir to perform on "A Prairie Home Companion"

Posted by Judy Korn on Friday, Feb. 18, 2011


The University of Minnesota, Morris Concert Choir will perform on “A Prairie Home Companion” when Garrison Keillor hosts the live show from the campus Physical Education Center on Saturday, February 19, 2011. The radio show will broadcast live from 5 until 7 p.m. Central Time. Tickets are available for the Morris show at the door, first come, first served.

In addition to the Concert Choir, the show will feature fiddlers Deena and Sedra Bistodeau, Catie Jo Pidel, and Richard Kriehn. The evening also includes Keillor’s signature monologue—The News from Lake Wobegon, comedy sketches, and much more music.

Heard by more than four million listeners each week, “A Prairie Home Companion” is broadcast on 590 public radio stations and abroad on America One and the Armed Forces Networks in Europe and the Far East. If you are unable to attend the campus performance, listen to a live broadcast on a public radio station or to a live audio web stream. An encore is rebroadcast on Sundays from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Central Time. Find more information online.

Show guests are asked to be seated by 4:45 p.m.

Email or call 320-589-6080 with questions.