Mint tea reception part of first concert

Photo courtesy of ONS

The Orchestra of New Spain’s (ONS) first concert of the new season will transport patrons to Medieval Spain with its La Convivencia III — Music & Poetry of Medieval Spain’s Christians, Muslims & Sephardi on Friday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. with a Mint Tea reception in Zion Lutheran Church. The Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs is the principal sponsor for this concert and for two free presentations of the concert in Thanks-Giving Square, 1627 Pacific Ave., on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. in Fretz Park Library at 6990 Belt Line Rd. The ONS is a 36-member orchestra and chorus dedicated to the exploration of Spanish baroque music. Tickets for the Friday concert are $25/10 (student ticket with ID) at or by calling 214-750-1492. Zion Church is located at 6121 E. Lovers Ln. in Dallas. 

        — Christine Finnegan