MPR Artist-in-Residence
2011–2012: Chad Hoopes

  • 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
  • Meet Class Notes Artists: Lux String Quartet
    Lux String Quartet is visiting schools in Saint Louis Park, New Hope, Saint Paul, Fridley, and Vadnais Heights as part of the 2015-16 Class Notes Artist program, teaching students about ensemble collaboration in making music.January 13, 2016
  • Meet Class Notes Artist: Lumina
    Women's ensemble, Lumina, brought beautiful music from around the world to schools in Brooklyn Center, Saint Paul, and Fridley, as part of the 2015-16 Class Notes Artist program.December 9, 2015
  • Meet Class Notes Artist: Gaosong V. Heu
    Gaosong V. Heu is a Hmong-American musician, storyteller, and actress who is trained in both western classical music and Hmong traditional music. She has been educating students about Hmong culture and music across the Twin Cities, as part of the 2015-16 Class Notes Artist program.November 18, 2015
  • Meet Class Notes Artist: Copper Street Brass
    2015-16 Class Notes Artists Copper Street Brass have done tours of the Iron Range and in Southwest Minnesota, visiting 13 elementary schools in total.November 11, 2015

Events

Chad Hoopes
  • Recital on April 29

    Classical MPR Artist-in-Residence Chad Hoopes presents a recital at the Lakeville Area Arts Center on Sunday, April 29, at 7 p.m.
  • Chad Hoopes in Concert

    After a successful two-week residency touring the state of Minnesota with host Steve Staruch, Chad Hoopes presents a final recital, joined by his accompanist Dina Vainshtein. Hoopes will perform at Sundin Music Hall, on the campus of Hamline University on Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for MPR members and $12 for the general public, and can be purchased by calling the MPR box office at 651-290-1200.


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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