John Birge Feature Archive

Inspired by the Guthrie's upcoming production of <i>Uncle Vanya</i>, Rachel Hutton and John Birge are thinking Russian this week. (09/13/2013)
This week, Rachel and John talk about what to eat in St. Paul, Minn., during the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's opening weekend. (09/06/2013)
This week, Rachel and John talk about what to eat at the Minnesota State Fair, focusing on healthier (but not less tasty!) options. (08/30/2013)
This week, Rachel and John talk about what to eat in Stillwater, Minn., during the Stillwater Music Festival. (08/23/2013)
This week, Rachel Hutton and John Birge talk about what to see and what to eat (or drink) in Alexandria, Minn., during the annual Alexandria Festival of the Lakes summer chamber music festival. (08/09/2013)
John Birge talks about how this weekend's festival in Northfield, Minn., gives today's music lovers a chance to hear instruments that haven't been heard in 150 years. (08/02/2013)
On this week's 'Moveable Feast,' Rachel Hutton of Minnesota Monthly joins John Birge to talk about where to go and what to eat in Northfield, Minnesota during the annual Vintage Band Festival. (08/02/2013)
For our new weekly feature, "Moveable Feast," Rachel Hutton of Minnesota Monthly joins John Birge to talk about where to go and what to eat in destinations Classical MPR listeners may be interested in visiting. This week is all things British, in honor of the Guthrie's current production, <em>Pride and Prejudice</em>. (07/26/2013)
For our new weekly feature, "Moveable Feast," Rachel Hutton of Minnesota Monthly joins John Birge to talk about where to go and what to eat in destinations Classical MPR listeners may be interested in visiting. This week, Winona, Minnesota during the Beethoven Festival and Great River Shakespeare festival. (07/19/2013)
John Birge talks with the cast of Mill City Opera's "Barber of Seville" (07/12/2013)
Cast members from Skylark Opera sing selections from "The Fantasticks" (06/14/2013)
Yes, she can tell you how to get to Sesame Street! (06/06/2013)
On Sunday, February 17, the 2013 VocalEssence "Witness" concert pays tribute to Marian Anderson's legacy. Classical MPR's John Birge learned more from the singer who'll evoke the spirit of Anderson, Marlissa Hudson. (02/15/2013)
Composer Abbie Betinis and Friends perform a new carol for 2012 (12/21/2012)
Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra conductor Bill Schrickel and cellist Ben Osterhouse talk about upcoming concert. (11/16/2012)