Music in the 'Burbs

We're returning to Lyric Arts' Main Street Stage in Anoka, MN to kick off their Music in the 'Burbs series. 

Wednesday, September 17th at 7:30pm.

Tickets range from $23-$27 and go on sale Friday, August 1st at 10AM.

Buy tickets online or call the box office at 763-422-1838.


The Dakota

The New Standards will perform one show beginning at 7pm at The Dakota, 1010 Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis, during the Arts Midwest Conference. Stop by to see us! Tickets here: 


Avant Garden, Walker Art Center

The New Standards will join the Walker Art Center for the return of Avant Garden to the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden on September 13, 2014. This year’s benefit sets in motion the Walker’s 75th anniversary of being a multidisciplinary art center with a “Diamond Jubilee.” Avant Garden will celebrate this milestone with an unforgettable evening with gourmet fare, cocktails, and silent art auction. Proceeds from Avant Garden support the Walker’s award-winning artistic and educational programming. 

Tickets are on sale now and are available at or by calling 612.375.7641 

Avant Garden 2014 

September 13, 6 pm–12 midnight 


Arts Tour Minnesota

We are very pleased, honored, and excited to be recipients of a Minnesota Arts Tour grant from The Minnesota State Arts Board. Beginning in the summer of 2014 through February of 2015 we will tour through 8 communities in greater Minnesota, playing various historic theaters and doing outreach programs in schools and elsewhere.  The schedule is:

07.10.14 College of St Benedict
09.06.14 Morris - University of Minnesota
11.30.14 Rochester Music Board (Riverside Live) -- Holiday Show
01.09.15 Fairmont - The Fairmont Opera House
01.22.15 Detroit Lakes - Historic Holmes Theatre 
02.06.15 Faribault  - Paradise Center for the Arts
02.12.15 Austin - The Historic Paramount Theatre
02.14.15 Red Wing - Sheldon Theatre

The opportunity to take our music around the state fulfills a dream of long-standing and we thank all Minnesotans with helping to make it happen.

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.