Claire Philpott Feature Archive

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)
This special week-long edition of School Spotlight highlights the 2013-2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. In today's spotlight: Concert Band under the direction of Captain Michelle Rakers. (02/20/2014)
This special week-long edition of School Spotlight highlights the 2013-2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. In today's spotlight: Women's Choir under the direction of Sandra Peter, and Men's Choir under the direction of Lee Nelson. (02/19/2014)
This special week-long edition of School Spotlight highlights the 2013-2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. In today's spotlight, Symphonic Band conducted by James Spinazzola. (02/18/2014)
This special, week-long edition of School Spotlight highlights the 2013-2014 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. In today's spotlight, the Orchestra conducted by Gary Lewis. (02/17/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week's feature audio comes from the 2013 American Choral Directors Assocation of Minnesota (ACDA-MN) Fall Festival at Saint John's University in Collegeville, Minn. (02/04/2014)
Meet Classical MPR's Class Notes Artists the Odelia Trio, who have been visiting elementary schools in Rochester, Minn., to teach students about chamber music. (02/03/2014)
The unique Vecchione/Erdahl Duo have been visiting many schools this January to share their show, 'Music for Every Purpose'. (01/29/2014)
Class Notes Artists Dolce Wind Quintet went to schools in Minneapolis and Saint Paul to teach kids about the woodwind family. (01/22/2014)