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We're Back!

June 16, 2021 - 6:51pm -- Paul Swanson

Attention ALL lovers of SINGING......

The MINNEAPOLIS COMMODORES ARE BACK !!!!!

And it's full steam ahead.
We are now back to our regular rehersals on Tuesday nights 7p at our NEW facility:
Mayflower Church   (Diamond Lake RD & I35W)
We are practicing our tight harmony in standard formation on our risers ....without masks!
One Stipulation....EVERYONE must be FULLY Vaccinated for COVID-19.

If you wish to come sing with us,  you are FULLY Welcome....if you are FULLY vaccinated.

We look forward to seeing your unmasked face!

 

 

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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!

Mayflower Community Congregational Church.
106 E. Diamond Lake Rd. Minneapolis, MN 55419

We are still rehearing at the same day and time (Tuesday from 7-9p)
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we have not restarted our practicing just yet, but hope to back very soon!
When we do....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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Community Outreach

January 3, 2015 - 5:03pm -- Paul Swanson

Giving Back-Supporting Our Local Community

The Minneapolis Commodores has a long history of giving back to the local community. We give back by sharing profits from our annual show, by singing at food drives and senior care centers and by individual member contributions.  In the last two years thanks to our patron’s generosity, $4600 and 900lbs of food have been donated to local area food shelves.  In addition, $4500 of our annual show profits has been donated to Twin Cities Youthlink.  Our lastest chariable reciepient is Cresesnt Cove.

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Whatever your entertainment requirements might be, we can design a package to fit your needs.
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