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Classical Notes: April 21, 2011 Archive

Cantus named Best Classical Musician 2011

Posted at 2:26 PM on April 21, 2011 by Daniel Gilliam
Filed under: Artists in Residence

Classical MPR's 2010-2011 Artists in Residence have been named Best Classical Musician by the Minneapolis-based City Pages.

Congratulations guys!

Live video 4/22 @ 4 pm: Bobby McFerrin in conversation with Krista Tippett

Posted at 3:14 PM on April 21, 2011 by Brett Baldwin

Music legend Bobby McFerrin speaks with On Being host Krista Tippett, Friday afternoon about faith in the improvisational moment, creativity as a core element of being human, and how we are minting new languages by playing with the human voice.

You can watch live video below, or at the On Being events page.