Steve Staruch Feature Archive

For this Thanksgiving Day afternoon are highlights for a Concordia Choir concert from March 2013. Rene Clausen leads his ensemble in this heartfelt performance in this week's Regional Spotlight. (11/22/2012)
Led by Jay Fishman, the orchestra, which always performs without charge, is heard in a October 27th concert that featured the Haydn 88th. (11/08/2012)
This week's Regional Spotlight is a performance from the Bridge Chamber Music Festival in Northfield of Mozart's String Quintet in D major. (11/01/2012)
From this past August, the MMEA Mixed Choir and some of the best voices in their high schools performed a program that was both colorful and inviting. This choir is all youth and sunshine! (10/25/2012)
With a touch both tender and elegant, pianist Simone Dinnerstein performed the evocative Scenes from Childhood by Robert Schumann earlier this month in a Chopin Society recital. (10/18/2012)
The Minnesota Sinfonia is a gem. Led by Jay Fishman, this professional ensemble with a shoestring budget may cruise just under the cultural radar, but the orchestra plays with style and excitement. (10/11/2012)
Twin cities performers, violinist Natalia Moiseeva and pianist Ivan Konev, perform the Beethoven Sonata No. 4 from an August recital given at the Crimea Classic Fest in Yalta, Ukraine. (10/04/2012)
In the Regional Spotlight this week are singers from the Minnesota Concert Opera. The group and its artistic directors joined Steve Staruch to chat about its mission and vision for artistic excellence. (09/27/2012)
Minnesota Orchestra all-stars, Erin Keefe and Tony Ross perform the Zoltan Kodaly Duo for Violin and Cello in this week's Regional Spotlight. (09/20/2012)
In this week's Regional Spotlight are three all-star performers, concertmaster and principal cello of the Minnesota Orchestra, Erin Keefe and Tony Ross with pianist, Ester Wang. Mozart's Piano Trio K.542 sings in their hands. (09/13/2012)
The chamber choir From Age to Age not only performs at a high level, but part of its mission is to raise awareness and funding for non-profits that make a difference in the lives of those for whom they advocate. (09/06/2012)
Directed by Samuel Kjellberg, the State Fair Singers, a young adult choir, performs Samuel Barber's Mary Hynes and Pseudo-Yoik by Finnish composer Jaako Mantyjarvi. (08/30/2012)
To honor their long time music director, John Ferguson, the alumni of the Cantorei Choir from St Olaf College gathered at their alma mater this past June for a choral service. (08/23/2012)
In this week's Regional Spotlight, Yulianna Avdeeva performs the Overture from the Partita in b minor by J.S. Bach from a Frederic Chopin Society recital this past May. (08/16/2012)
Members of Duluth Festival Opera company preview summer series. (08/09/2012)