Summer Symphony: Country western, rock and picnic on Northrop Lawn
June 13, 1969
The Minneapolis Star
The Cowsills, Singing Group, Coming June 24
Starting with the first pops concert starring country music guitarist Chet Atkins at Minneapolis Auditorium next Tuesday night, it's going to be a busy and varied summer for the Minnesota Orchestra. Informality will be the keynote. There will be table seating and refreshments at each of the pops series at the Auditorium. Families are invited to bring picnic lunches to the 'U' Mall prior to each of the Family Concert Series at Northrop Auditorium June 27, July 4, July 11, July 18 and July 25. In addition to Atkins, the Auditorium concerts featuring the Minnesota Orchestra will have as guest artists the Cowsills, June 24; O. C. Smith, July 2; Percy Faith, July 9 and the New Christy Minstrels, July 23.