A recent Amsterdam show featured Icelandic composer Daníel Bjarnason (podium) and violist Nadia Sirota.

Courtney Perry, Special to the Star Tribune

Best new venue for classical music - Amsterdam Bar and Hall - 2014 Best of MN

  • May 15, 2014 - 2:09 PM

Amsterdam breaks open the assumption of a classical music venue with a club atmosphere that invites fresh interpretations on high culture. You won’t catch Beethoven and Mozart on a weekly basis, or perhaps ever. But there is new music to be had as Amsterdam has become a venue for the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra’s Liquid Music Series. 6th and Wabasha, St. Paul; 612-285-3112;

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