MPR Artists-in-Residence

  • Download the 2016-17 Class Notes Artists collection: 'Composing Minnesota'
    You can now download the full 2016-17 Class Notes collection -- 'Composing Minnesota' -- and hear every artist who will be performing for students across Minnesota!September 19, 2016
  • Meet the 2016-2017 Class Notes Artists
    Classical MPR is delighted to announce the Class Notes Artists that will be performing in schools throughout Minnesota during the 2016-2017 academic year.June 6, 2016
  • Meet Class Notes Artist: Matra
    Minneapolis-based percussion ensemble Matra has been visiting schools in Litchfield, Willmar, Columbia Heights, Lakeville, Saint Paul, and Albany, Minn. as part of the 2015-16 Class Notes Artist program.March 29, 2016
  • Meet Class Notes Artists: Ladyslipper Ensemble
    Over the past few months, Ladyslipper Ensemble has visited schools in Saint Paul, Lakeville, Minneapolis, and Stillwater as part of the 2015-16 Class Notes Artist program.February 9, 2016

Mn Legacy Fund The Classical MPR Artist-in-Residence Program is made possible in part by the Minnesota Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

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  • Death and Transfiguration (Tod und Verklarung) 11:23 Richard Strauss
    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
    Donald Runnicles
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    American Contemporary Music Ensemble

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  • Eddie Van Halen donates guitars to low-income schools
    Eddie Van Halen — widely considered to be one of the greatest guitarists of all time — has donated 75 guitars from his own personal collection to Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation, which provides instruments to students in low-income schools. “My whole life has been music. I could not imagine anything else,” Van Halen told CNN’s John Vause … Continue reading Eddie Van Halen donates guitars to low-income schools →
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