Music with Minnesotans®

  • Ben and Maria HansonMusic with Minnesotans: Maria and Ben Hanson
    Ben and Maria Hanson share stories and a sax-centric playlist on Music with Minnesotans.January 20, 2015
  • John Davenport on a bridge in MongoliaMusic with Minnesotans: John Davenport
    John Davenport is an academic with a passion for rare books and for history (he once kissed a building on the Jefferson quadrangle at the University of Virginia). History comes alive when he speaks.January 13, 2015
  • Waldyn Benbenek in Pirates of PenzanceMusic with Minnesotans: Wally Benbenek
    Wally Benbenek is a computer guy by day, a Gilbert and Sullivan star by night. His life is like a patter song. Wally is Steve Staruch's guest on this week's Music with Minnesotans.January 6, 2015
  • Music with Minnesotans: Katie McCurry
    Katie McCurry is an Account Representative for Fireman's Fund. No account sheet could ever contain her enthusiasm for classical music!December 30, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: Dan Wascoe
    Retired Star Tribune columnist Dan Wascoe is also a pianist and composer. He a man full of surprises. He shares his story and playlist on today's Music with Minnesotans.December 23, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: Robert Ball
    Robert Ball has worked in Emergency Medical Services for more than 30 years. His eclectic playlist includes works by Bach AND Sousa. Ball is Steve Staruch's guest on Music with Minnesotans this week.December 16, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: Dan Yoon
    Dan Yoon is a medical doctor and a singer-songwriter. His playlist is filled with the music that has informed his life. Dr. Yoon is Steve Staruch's guest on this week's Music with Minnesotans.December 9, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: George Kellerman and Jenna Seal
    George Kellerman and Jenna Seal are kindred spirits. They both have followed their own hearts in pursuing careers that are a bit off the beaten path. Their playlist is a reflection of that; you can hear it on this week's Music with Minnesotans.December 2, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: William Craft
    William Craft is the President of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn. He's sung in choirs all his life and brings an English professor's love of words to an all-choral playlist.November 25, 2014
  • Music with Minnesotans: Kate Cimino
    Kate Cimino works at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs; she's also an amateur bassoonist and her bassoon-centric playlist will delight you.November 18, 2014

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Music with Minnesotans is a weekly series that airs Tuesdays at 5 p.m. in which Steve Staruch brings in notable Minnesotans to talk about the classical music that moves them.

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