Claire Philpott Feature Archive

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)
Class Notes Artists Minneapolis Guitar Quartet shared classical and folk music arranged for guitar quartet with young audiences in Columbia Heights, Coon Rapids, Lakeville and Saint Paul, Minn. (01/13/2014)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. This week, the Robbinsdale All-District Elementary Choir, a mixed-voice ensemble made up of 100 fifth graders from the 10 elementary schools in Robbinsdale, Minn. (01/07/2014)
<em>School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. Through this feature, Classical MPR hopes to expose listeners to the great music being made by young musicians across the state, and to generate more support for music education.</em> (12/10/2013)
Founded in Boston, Mass., Artaria String Quartet has been based in Minnesota since 2001. Last week, the Saint Paul-based ensemble visited schools in North Saint Paul, Minn., in Lakeville, Minn., and in Minneapolis. (12/02/2013)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. Through this feature, Classical MPR hopes to expose listeners to the great music being made by young musicians across the state, and to generate more support for music education. (11/26/2013)
This week, Silver Spruce Duo visits elementary schools in Duluth, Minn., and Two Harbors, Minn. (11/13/2013)
School Spotlight highlights outstanding Minnesota school- and student-music ensembles during the academic year. Through this feature, Classical MPR hopes to expose listeners to the great music being made by young musicians across the state, and to generate more support for music education. (11/12/2013)