Claire Philpott

Education Coordinator, Classical MPR
Minnesota Public Radio
cphilpott@mpr.org

Claire Philpott Feature Archive

Willmar Cardinal Choir
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school and student music ensembles during the academic year. This week's performance comes from the Willmar High School Cardinal Choir under the baton of Neal Haugen. (10/14/2014)
The Mirandola Ensemble
Listen here to the 2014-15 Class Notes Artists CD: <em>Bach, Birds, and Blues</em>, plus bonus tracks. (10/09/2014)
Mill City String Quartet
The Mill City String Quartet completed a tour of elementary schools in southern Minnesota as 2014-15 Class Notes Artists. They performed for approximately 2,700 students across eight different schools. (10/08/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week's performance comes from Robbinsdale Armstrong High School Concert Choir under the baton of Stephanie Trump. (09/30/2014)
School Spotlight season starts off the academic year with Austin High School Concert Choir. Learn more about this ensemble and hear three of its music selections. (09/16/2014)
The CD, 'A Musical History Tour,' was distributed to more than 22,500 elementary students across Minnesota who participated in the 2013-14 Class Notes Artist program. As an alternative to listening on a CD, we're presenting these tracks in a streamable format. (06/05/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week's feature spotlights the Austin High School Wind Ensemble, led by Bradley Mariska. (05/27/2014)
Classical MPR's Class Notes Artists will be performing in schools throughout Minnesota during the 2014-2015 academic year. Join us at 9, 10 and 11 a.m., and at 3, 4, 5 and 6 p.m., as we introduce each Class Notes Artist. (05/19/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week, hear the Roseville Area High School Symphonic Band performing at the 2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) mid-winter clinic. (05/13/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week, meet the 2013 State 4-5-6 Children's Honor Choir. (04/29/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. Because April is choral month at Classical MPR, this week's School Spotlight shines on Litchfield High School's Dragonaires chamber choir. (04/15/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week, we feature Wayzata High School's Concert Choir and Chamber Orchestra. (04/01/2014)
To celebrate students returning to school, Classical MPR is launching School Spotlight. Throughout the school year, on the first Tuesday of each month, an outstanding student music ensemble will be featured on Classical MPR. Through School Spotlight, Classical MPR hopes to share the great music being made in Minnesota schools. (03/18/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week's audio features the Winona Senior High School Symphonic Band, conducted by Myron Haug. (03/04/2014)
This special week-long edition of School Spotlight highlights the 2013-2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. In today's spotlight, Mixed Choir under the direction of Jo-Michael Schiebe. (02/21/2014)