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Commodores Celebrate 75 Years!

May 3, 2019 - 10:22pm -- Paul Swanson

 

On April 6th 2019, the Commodores celebrated there 75th aniversary show at Benson Great Hall.

The Commodores walked the audience through the decades of great music hitting the highlights for each decade.

We were especially celebatory of the 70's.  We had our own 1975 International Champians "The Happiness Emporium" sing.

The Commodores also performed there 1979 International 3rd place performance of "Meet Me in Rosetime Rose".

Also headlining our show was International 4th place medalists QUORUM.

 

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New Rehearsal Venue !!

January 29, 2019 - 9:11pm -- Paul Swanson

Hey Everyone, the Commodores have moved to a NEW rehersal location!
After 11 years with HOP, we have moved and are now rehearsing at:

St.Peter's Catholic Church in Richfield.
6730 Nicollet Ave, Richfield, MN 55423

We are still rehearing at the same day and time (Tuesday from 7-9p)
Come checkout our new "diggs" and join us on our new high-end squeakless risers....
While they still have that "NEW RISER SMELL"!!!

 

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Youthlink Program

April 5, 2015 - 7:46pm -- Paul Swanson

Each year, the Minneapolis Commodores gives a percentage of our Annual Show profits to a charitable organization. This year’s recipient is Youthlink.

YouthLink works with homeless youth, ages 16-23. We are located in downtown Minneapolis, and serve youth across the Twin Cities.

http://www.youthlinkmn.org

At YouthLink, we have over 40 years of experience connecting young people with a community of resources and support. Whether it’s basic needs, like a hot shower or a warm meal, assistance with employment or educational goals, accessing mental and physical health resources, or finding supportive housing, we can help young people at all stages of their journey.

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Prior Lake, MN  55373